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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market WEC Energy Group, Inc. (NYSE:WEC) from Utilities

Today’s top gainers include the company WEC Energy Group, Inc. (NYSE:WEC) which is in the industry Electric Utilities, gaining 0.62% today. In the last week its performance is -0.37%, and 13.01% for the past quarter. Currently, WEC Energy Group, Inc., WEC has a target price of 61.5, so today’s gain of 0.62% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore -0.25%.

WEC Energy Group, Inc. (NYSE:WEC), has a market cap of 20217.51, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.10%, and institutional ownership is 71.40%.

At the current price of 64.42, it has a dividend yield of 3.09%, and its target price is 61.5. This is with a profit margin of 11.70%, and total debt/equity of 1.13. WEC Energy Group, Inc. (NYSE:WEC) has a P/E of 24.77, as well as a forward P/E of 20.63.

With a current EPS of 2.59, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 5.94%,WEC Energy Group, Inc. (NYSE:WEC) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 4.10%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 6.77%.

Performance for the year is 38.96%. Since its IPO date on 10/26/1984, the total performance to date is 26.90%.

Volume today for WEC Energy Group, Inc. (NYSE:WEC), is 1190498, while its average volume is 2036.49. Whilst the total gain today was 0.62%, it did have a day high of -2.54%.

Volatility for this week has been at 0.94%, and 1.45% for the month. The 52-week low for WEC Energy Group, Inc., WEC has been 44.44%, while the 52-week-high has reached -2.54%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 4.30%, and its return on assets is 2.70%. WEC Energy Group, Inc. (NYSE:WEC) has an operating margin of 22.00%. With a sales growth of 58.10% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that WEC Energy Group, Inc., WEC is in the sector Utilities, its long-term debt/equity is 1.02, and has a current ratio of 0.9 and 0.6 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of WEC Energy Group, Inc.? Well its PEG is 3.66, and the P/S is 3, along with a P/B of 2.29. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 582.64.

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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