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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 0.45% today. In the last week its performance is 3.02%, and -8.21% for the past quarter. Currently, WEC Energy Group, Inc., WEC has a target price of 63.6, so today’s gain of 0.45% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.52%.

WEC Energy Group, Inc. (NYSE:WEC), has a market cap of 18541.15, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.10%, and institutional ownership is 71.80%.

At the current price of 58.3, it has a dividend yield of 3.40%, 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 20.79, as well as a forward P/E of 18.79.

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 12.83%. Since its IPO date on 10/26/1984, the total performance to date is 16.49%.

Volume today for WEC Energy Group, Inc. (NYSE:WEC), is 1485200, while its average volume is 1729.07. Whilst the total gain today was 0.45%, it did have a day high of -7.97%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.47%, and 1.74% for the month. The 52-week low for WEC Energy Group, Inc., WEC has been 24.57%, while the 52-week-high has reached -11.10%.

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 3.1, and the P/S is 2.52, along with a P/B of 2.08. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 577.61.

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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