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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 0.53% today. In the last week its performance is -2.78%, and -9.20% for the past quarter. Currently, WEC Energy Group, Inc., WEC has a target price of 63.6, so today’s gain of 0.53% 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 18183.45, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.10%, and institutional ownership is 72.00%.

At the current price of 57.39, it has a dividend yield of 3.45%, 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 20.47, as well as a forward P/E of 18.5.

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 13.43%. Since its IPO date on 10/26/1984, the total performance to date is 14.67%.

Volume today for WEC Energy Group, Inc. (NYSE:WEC), is 1555100, while its average volume is 1706.51. Whilst the total gain today was 0.53%, it did have a day high of -11.33%.

Volatility for this week has been at 2.06%, and 1.77% for the month. The 52-week low for WEC Energy Group, Inc., WEC has been 22.63%, while the 52-week-high has reached -12.48%.

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 3.05, and the P/S is 2.48, along with a P/B of 2.05. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 566.46.

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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