Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE: DUK) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 57808.47. It is in the Electric Utilities industry and sector Utilities, with a current P/E of 21.91, a forward P/E of 17.63 and EPS of 3.81. At a stock price of 83 (-0.59%) it has a dividend yield of 4.10%.
EPS growth for the last five years have been 6.10%, more recently this last year it has grown by 15.80%. The next year growth is going to be about 2.76% and more long-term 4.35% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -14.80%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 10.40% and sales growth quarter over quarter is -1.90%.
For performance, Duke Energy Corporation the past week has seen a gain of 0.13%. For the last month performance for Duke Energy Corporation is -0.48%. While the last quarter is 5.52% and half year, 11.79%. Finally for the year, performance is 15.35%.
The 52-week high for Duke Energy Corporation, is at -3.97%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 30.72%. The 20-day simple moving average is -0.25% and 10.04% for the 200-day simple moving average.
Volatility for the week is at 1.09%, and for the month it is 1.10%. Duke Energy Corporation, has a target price of 86.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 1, and for total debt/equity Duke Energy Corporation has 1.12. The gross margin is 70.00%, while operating margin is 22.40%, the profit margin is 11.40%. The current ratio is 0.8 and the quick ratio is 0.5.
Insider ownership is at 0.10%, with instituitional ownership at 58.40%. Duke Energy Corporation has a payout ratio of 87.00%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 692.4. The shares float is 688.38, with the float short at 2.54%, with short ratio coming to 5.7.
In terms of returns, the return on assets see Duke Energy Corporation, get 2.10%, with its returns on investment at 4.90%. Return on equity is 6.60%. So will the investors see the target price of 86, reached soon?
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