Today’s top gainers include the company PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL) which is in the industry Electric Utilities, gaining -1.87% today. In the last week its performance is -1.39%, and -9.52% for the past quarter. Currently, PPL Corporation, PPL has a target price of 38.3, so today’s gain of -1.87% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore -0.03%.
PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL), has a market cap of 23950.41, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.03%, and institutional ownership is 70.90%.
At the current price of 34.66, it has a dividend yield of 4.39%, and its target price is 38.3. This is with a profit margin of 23.50%, and total debt/equity of 1.94. PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL) has a P/E of 13.31, as well as a forward P/E of 15.92.
With a current EPS of 2.6, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at -7.40%,PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 1.60%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 3.24%.
Performance for the year is 14.13%. Since its IPO date on 4/8/1985, the total performance to date is 3.64%.
Volume today for PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL), is 3505294, while its average volume is 4835.15. Whilst the total gain today was -1.87%, it did have a day high of -13.18%.
Volatility for this week has been at 1.45%, and 1.45% for the month. The 52-week low for PPL Corporation, PPL has been 22.60%, while the 52-week-high has reached -13.18%.
Looking at its return of investments, which is 7.90%, and its return on assets is 4.50%. PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL) has an operating margin of 38.20%. With a sales growth of -69.20% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that PPL Corporation, PPL is in the sector Utilities, its long-term debt/equity is 1.84, and has a current ratio of 0.7 and 0.6 for quick ratio.
So what is the value of PPL Corporation? Well its PEG is 4.11, and the P/S is 3.21, along with a P/B of 2.27. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of *TBA.