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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 -2.56% today. In the last week its performance is -2.66%, and 0.71% for the past quarter. Currently, WEC Energy Group, Inc., WEC has a target price of 63.6, so today’s gain of -2.56% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.33%.

WEC Energy Group, Inc. (NYSE:WEC), has a market cap of 19331.55, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.10%, and institutional ownership is 72.10%.

At the current price of 59.68, it has a dividend yield of 3.32%, and its target price is 63.6. This is with a profit margin of 12.10%, and total debt/equity of 1.12. WEC Energy Group, Inc. (NYSE:WEC) has a P/E of 21.28, as well as a forward P/E of 19.23.

With a current EPS of 2.8, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 5.87%,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 6.72%.

Performance for the year is 28.16%. Since its IPO date on 10/26/1984, the total performance to date is 19.24%.

Volume today for WEC Energy Group, Inc. (NYSE:WEC), is 2481512, while its average volume is 1844.31. Whilst the total gain today was -2.56%, it did have a day high of -8.99%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.62%, and 1.51% for the month. The 52-week low for WEC Energy Group, Inc., WEC has been 33.59%, while the 52-week-high has reached -8.99%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 4.30%, and its return on assets is 3.10%. WEC Energy Group, Inc. (NYSE:WEC) has an operating margin of 22.40%. With a sales growth of 61.60% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that WEC Energy Group, Inc., WEC is in the sector Utilities, its long-term debt/equity is 1.01, and has a current ratio of 0.8 and 0.6 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of WEC Energy Group, Inc.? Well its PEG is 3.17, and the P/S is 2.63, along with a P/B of 2.13. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 602.23.

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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