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Morning Traders Watch: Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE: DUK)

With a market cap of 58.83 B, Duke Energy Corporation has a large market cap size. Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE: DUK) has been on the stock market since its IPO date on the 04/06/1983. Duke Energy Corporation is in the Electric Utilities industry and Utilities sector. Average volume for Duke Energy Corporation, is 2550.92, and so far today it has a volume of 718491. Performance year to date since the 04/06/1983 is 8.19%.

To help you determine whether Duke Energy Corporation is undervalued the following values will help you decide. P/E is 22.54 and forward P/E is 17.36. PEG perhaps more useful shows that Duke Energy Corporation has a value for PEG of 8.81. P/S ratio is 2.57 and the P/B ratio is 1.43. The P/Cash and P/Free cash flow is 62.72 and *TBA respectively.

At the current price Duke Energy Corporation is trading at, 83.46 (-0.61% today), Duke Energy Corporation has a dividend yield of 4.07%, and this is covered by a payout ratio of 107.90%. Earnings per share (EPS) is 3.73, and this is looking to grow in the next year to 5.08% after growing -2.60% this past year. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 23.20%, and 6.50% for sales growth quarter over quarter.

The number of shares outstanding is 700.56, and the number of shares float is 699.3. The senior management bring insider ownership to 0.10%, and institutional ownership is at 57.40%. The float short is 1.77%, with the short ratio at a value of 4.84. Management has seen a return on assets of 1.70%, and also a return on investment of 4.50%.

The ability for Duke Energy Corporation, to deal with debt, means it current ratio is 0.7, and quick ratio is 0.4. Long term debt/equity is 1.14 and total debt/equity is 1.28. In terms of margins, Duke Energy Corporation has a gross margin of 69.50%, with its operating margin at 23.80%, and Duke Energy Corporation has a profit margin of 9.50%.

The 52 week high is -4.88%, with 15.38% being its 52 week low. The 20 day simple moving average is -1.90% and the 200 day simple moving average is 4.09%.

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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