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How has WEC Energy Group, Inc.:(NYSE:WEC) performed recently?

WEC Energy Group, Inc. (NYSE: WEC) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 20258.47. It is in the Electric Utilities industry and sector Utilities, with a current P/E of 24.82, a forward P/E of 20.68 and EPS of 2.59. At a stock price of 65 (1.30%) it has a dividend yield of 3.09%.

EPS growth for the last five years have been 4.10%, more recently this last year it has grown by -9.50%. The next year growth is going to be about 5.94% and more long-term 6.77% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 26.70%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 7.10% and sales growth quarter over quarter is 58.10%.

For performance, WEC Energy Group, Inc. the past week has seen a gain of -0.85%. For the last month performance for WEC Energy Group, Inc. is -0.23%. While the last quarter is 11.40% and half year, 19.32%. Finally for the year, performance is 37.43%.

The 52-week high for WEC Energy Group, Inc., is at -1.66%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 45.76%. The 20-day simple moving average is 3.64% and 15.78% for the 200-day simple moving average.

Volatility for the week is at 1.45%, and for the month it is 1.47%. WEC Energy Group, Inc., has a target price of 62.8.

In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 1.02, and for total debt/equity WEC Energy Group, Inc. has 1.13. The gross margin is 67.50%, while operating margin is 22.00%, the profit margin is 11.70%. The current ratio is 0.9 and the quick ratio is 0.6.

Insider ownership is at 0.10%, with instituitional ownership at 71.40%. WEC Energy Group, Inc. has a payout ratio of 69.80%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 315.7. The shares float is 315.12, with the float short at 3.18%, with short ratio coming to 4.98.

In terms of returns, the return on assets see WEC Energy Group, Inc., get 2.70%, with its returns on investment at 4.30%. Return on equity is 9.10%. So will the investors see the target price of 62.8, 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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