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

PPL Corporation (NYSE: PPL) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 25222.72. It is in the Electric Utilities industry and sector Utilities, with a current P/E of 16.45, a forward P/E of 15.35 and EPS of 2.27. At a stock price of 37.13 (-0.51%) it has a dividend yield of 4.07%.

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 -0.85%. For the last month performance for PPL Corporation is -4.31%. While the last quarter is -0.12% and half year, 14.41%. Finally for the year, performance is 25.46%.

The 52-week high for PPL Corporation, is at -6.99%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 31.34%. The 20-day simple moving average is -2.53% and 5.20% for the 200-day simple moving average.

Volatility for the week is at 0.89%, and for the month it is 1.49%. PPL Corporation, has a target price of 39.63.

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 71.30%. PPL Corporation has a payout ratio of *TBA. With the total shares outstanding coming to 675.85. The shares float is 675.85, with the float short at 1.13%, with short ratio coming to 1.53.

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 39.63, 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.


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