PPL Corporation, PPL is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is Electric Utilities in the sector of Utilities. Based in USA, PPL Corporation, PPL has a market cap of 23236.55. Since its IPO date on the 4/8/1985, PPL Corporation, PPL performance year to date is 3.34%. Today PPL Corporation, PPL has gained -1.11%, with a current price of 33.81.
Ownership of the company is 0.03% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 70.00%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 55.80%. Return of assets are at 4.70%, with return on investment at 7.90%.
In terms of debt levels and profit levels, PPL Corporation, PPL is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 1.81. While Total debt/equity is 1.92. With a profit margin of 24.60%, this is combined with a gross margin of 90.50%, and operating margin of 39.50%. PPL Corporation ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 0.6, while the quick ratio is 0.5.
For the last year PPL Corporation, PPL has seen a EPS growth of 10.50%. A performance for the year of 4.80%. The 52-week high is -14.38%, and the 52-week low is 8.39%. The average volume for PPL Corporation, PPL is 729306.
With a target price of 36.07, can PPL Corporation, PPL reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of PPL Corporation, PPL. PPL Corporation has a P/E of 12.59 and a forward P/E of 15.79. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 5.24. PPL Corporation also has a P/S and a P/B of 3.11 and 2.32 respectively. For P/cash, PPL Corporation has a value of *TBA, while it is *TBA for P/free cash flow.
At the current price of 33.81, PPL Corporation has a dividend yield of 4.45%. We see a return on equity of 18.40%.
Looking more long-term PPL Corporation, is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 2.40%. In the short-term an EPS growth of -8.34% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of 10.50% for this year and for the last five years a 1.60% growth has been seen.