Stock Updates

How has PPL Corporation:(NYSE:PPL) performed recently?

PPL Corporation (NYSE: PPL) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 25568.43. It is in the Electric Utilities industry and sector Utilities, with a current P/E of 16.58, a forward P/E of 15.45 and EPS of 2.27. At a stock price of 37.62 (0.05%) it has a dividend yield of 4.04%.

EPS growth for the last five years have been 1.60%, more recently this last year it has grown by 10.50%. The next year growth is going to be about 4.15% and more long-term 3.27% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -13.90%. Sales growth for the past five years have been -2.10% and sales growth quarter over quarter is -9.80%.

For performance, PPL Corporation the past week has seen a gain of 2.87%. For the last month performance for PPL Corporation is -3.34%. While the last quarter is 1.76% and half year, 13.99%. Finally for the year, performance is 31.02%.

The 52-week high for PPL Corporation, is at -5.76%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 33.07%. The 20-day simple moving average is -1.10% and 7.62% for the 200-day simple moving average.

Volatility for the week is at 1.43%, and for the month it is 1.41%. PPL Corporation, has a target price of 39.5.

In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 1.85, and for total debt/equity PPL Corporation has 2.03. The gross margin is 90.00%, while operating margin is *TBA, the profit margin is *TBA. The current ratio is 0.7 and the quick ratio is 0.6.

Insider ownership is at 0.03%, with instituitional ownership at 71.20%. PPL Corporation has a payout ratio of *TBA. With the total shares outstanding coming to 679.65. The shares float is 675.91, with the float short at 1.65%, with short ratio coming to 2.35.

In terms of returns, the return on assets see PPL Corporation, get *TBA, with its returns on investment at 7.90%. Return on equity is *TBA. So will the investors see the target price of 39.5, reached soon?

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.


About the author

Tony Dabbs

Leave a Comment