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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market SCANA Corp. (NYSE:SCG) from Utilities

Today’s top gainers include the company SCANA Corp. (NYSE:SCG) which is in the industry Electric Utilities, gaining 2.34% today. In the last week its performance is 1.53%, and 1.76% for the past quarter. Currently, SCANA Corp., SCG has a target price of 75.43, so today’s gain of 2.34% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.16%.

SCANA Corp. (NYSE:SCG), has a market cap of 10005.92, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 9.28%, and institutional ownership is 66.70%.

At the current price of 71.65, it has a dividend yield of 3.21%, and its target price is 75.43. This is with a profit margin of 12.90%, and total debt/equity of 1.3. SCANA Corp. (NYSE:SCG) has a P/E of 19.39, as well as a forward P/E of 17.24.

With a current EPS of 3.7, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 5.05%,SCANA Corp. (NYSE:SCG) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 11.90%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 5.40%.

Performance for the year is 43.46%. Since its IPO date on 12/30/1987, the total performance to date is 20.47%.

Volume today for SCANA Corp. (NYSE:SCG), is 925200, while its average volume is 824.98. Whilst the total gain today was 2.34%, it did have a day high of -6.23%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.52%, and 1.46% for the month. The 52-week low for SCANA Corp., SCG has been 46.72%, while the 52-week-high has reached -6.23%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 8.50%, and its return on assets is 3.10%. SCANA Corp. (NYSE:SCG) has an operating margin of 25.80%. With a sales growth of -6.40% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that SCANA Corp., SCG is in the sector Utilities, its long-term debt/equity is 1.16, and has a current ratio of 0.7 and 0.5 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of SCANA Corp.? Well its PEG is 3.59, and the P/S is 2.44, along with a P/B of 1.84. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 149.34.

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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