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A look at a High Market Cap Stock: Public Service Enterprise Group Inc., PEG

Public Service Enterprise Group Inc., PEG is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is Diversified Utilities in the sector of Utilities. Based in USA, Public Service Enterprise Group Inc., PEG  has a market cap of 23398.98. Since its IPO date on the 1/2/1980, Public Service Enterprise Group Inc., PEG performance year to date is 21.46%. Today Public Service Enterprise Group Inc., PEG has gained 1.30%, with a current price of 46.14.

Ownership of the company is 0.20% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 68.90%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 51.00%. Return of assets are at 4.20%, with return on investment at 8.30%.

In terms of debt levels and profit levels, Public Service Enterprise Group Inc., PEG is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 0.73. While Total debt/equity is 0.77. With a profit margin of 15.80%, this is combined with a gross margin of *TBA, and operating margin of 27.40%. Public Service Enterprise Group Inc. ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 1.1, while the quick ratio is 0.8.

For the last year Public Service Enterprise Group Inc., PEG has seen a EPS growth of 10.60%. A performance for the year of 16.38%. The 52-week high is -1.79%, and the 52-week low is 27.70%. The average volume for Public Service Enterprise Group Inc., PEG is 2854554.

With a target price of 45.91, can Public Service Enterprise Group Inc., PEG reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of Public Service Enterprise Group Inc., PEG. Public Service Enterprise Group Inc. has a P/E of 14.99 and a forward P/E of 15.99. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 9.19. Public Service Enterprise Group Inc. also has a P/S and a P/B of 2.36 and 1.75 respectively. For P/cash, Public Service Enterprise Group Inc. has a value of 39.53, while it is *TBA for P/free cash flow.

At the current price of 46.14, Public Service Enterprise Group Inc. has a dividend yield of 3.55%. We see a return on equity of 12.00%.

Looking more long-term Public Service Enterprise Group Inc., is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 1.63%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 0.56% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of 10.60% for this year and for the last five years a 1.50% growth has been seen.

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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