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 56099.57. Since its IPO date on the 4/6/1983, Duke Energy Corporation, DUK performance year to date is 17.66%. Today Duke Energy Corporation, DUK has gained -0.88%, with a current price of 81.43.
Ownership of the company is 0.07% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 58.10%. 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 20.70%. The 52-week high is -7.20%, and the 52-week low is 28.25%. The average volume for Duke Energy Corporation, DUK is 2251000.
With a target price of 85.53, 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 21.37 and a forward P/E of 17.24. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 4.92. Duke Energy Corporation also has a P/S and a P/B of 2.45 and 1.41 respectively. For P/cash, Duke Energy Corporation has a value of 82.99, while it is *TBA for P/free cash flow.
At the current price of 81.43, Duke Energy Corporation has a dividend yield of 4.20%. 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 2.92% 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.