Duke Energy Corporation, DUK is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is Electric Utilities in the sector of Utilities. Based in USA, Duke Energy Corporation, DUK has a market cap of 56272.61. Since its IPO date on the 4/6/1983, Duke Energy Corporation, DUK performance year to date is 13.85%. Today Duke Energy Corporation, DUK has gained -0.62%, with a current price of 78.79.
Ownership of the company is 0.07% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 58.40%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 87.00%. Return of assets are at 2.10%, with return on investment at 4.90%.
In terms of debt levels and profit levels, Duke Energy Corporation, DUK is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 1. While Total debt/equity is 1.12. With a profit margin of 11.40%, this is combined with a gross margin of 70.00%, and operating margin of 22.40%. Duke Energy Corporation ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 0.8, while the quick ratio is 0.5.
For the last year Duke Energy Corporation, DUK has seen a EPS growth of 15.80%. A performance for the year of 20.44%. The 52-week high is -8.84%, and the 52-week low is 24.09%. The average volume for Duke Energy Corporation, DUK is 3599200.
With a target price of 85.76, can Duke Energy Corporation, DUK reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of Duke Energy Corporation, DUK. Duke Energy Corporation has a P/E of 20.68 and a forward P/E of 16.69. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 4.76. Duke Energy Corporation also has a P/S and a P/B of 2.46 and 1.36 respectively. For P/cash, Duke Energy Corporation has a value of 83.24, while it is *TBA for P/free cash flow.
At the current price of 78.79, Duke Energy Corporation has a dividend yield of 4.34%. We see a return on equity of 6.60%.
Looking more long-term Duke Energy Corporation, is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 4.35%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 2.56% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of 15.80% for this year and for the last five years a 6.10% growth has been seen.