Today’s top gainers include the company PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL) which is in the industry Electric Utilities, gaining 1.96% today. In the last week its performance is 3.87%, and -8.84% for the past quarter. Currently, PPL Corporation, PPL has a target price of 37.97, so today’s gain of 1.96% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.00%.
PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL), has a market cap of 24004.79, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.03%, and institutional ownership is 70.30%.
At the current price of 35.45, it has a dividend yield of 4.29%, and its target price is 37.97. 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 13.61, as well as a forward P/E of 16.19.
With a current EPS of 2.6, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at -6.81%,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 19.16%. Since its IPO date on 4/8/1985, the total performance to date is 7.15%.
Volume today for PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL), is 4460000, while its average volume is 4801.11. Whilst the total gain today was 1.96%, it did have a day high of -5.10%.
Volatility for this week has been at 1.75%, and 1.64% for the month. The 52-week low for PPL Corporation, PPL has been 20.13%, while the 52-week-high has reached -10.23%.
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 -55.50% 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 4.2, and the P/S is 3.22, along with a P/B of 2.32. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of *TBA.