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How has WEC Energy Group, Inc.:(NYSE:WEC) performed recently?

WEC Energy Group, Inc. (NYSE: WEC) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 20855.73. It is in the Electric Utilities industry and sector Utilities, with a current P/E of 25.46, a forward P/E of 21.2 and EPS of 2.59. At a stock price of 65.82 (1.18%) it has a dividend yield of 3.01%.

EPS growth for the last five years have been 4.10%, more recently this last year it has grown by -9.50%. The next year growth is going to be about 5.97% and more long-term 6.77% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 26.70%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 7.10% and sales growth quarter over quarter is 58.10%.

For performance, WEC Energy Group, Inc. the past week has seen a gain of 2.08%. For the last month performance for WEC Energy Group, Inc. is 6.99%. While the last quarter is 12.53% and half year, 30.45%. Finally for the year, performance is 45.25%.

The 52-week high for WEC Energy Group, Inc., is at 0.38%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 47.58%. The 20-day simple moving average is 8.71% and 20.07% for the 200-day simple moving average.

Volatility for the week is at 1.74%, and for the month it is 1.49%. WEC Energy Group, Inc., has a target price of 60.1.

In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 1.02, and for total debt/equity WEC Energy Group, Inc. has 1.13. The gross margin is 67.50%, while operating margin is 22.00%, the profit margin is 11.70%. The current ratio is 0.9 and the quick ratio is 0.6.

Insider ownership is at 0.10%, with instituitional ownership at 71.30%. WEC Energy Group, Inc. has a payout ratio of 69.80%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 316.86. The shares float is 315.12, with the float short at 3.20%, with short ratio coming to 5.04.

In terms of returns, the return on assets see WEC Energy Group, Inc., get 2.70%, with its returns on investment at 4.30%. Return on equity is 9.10%. So will the investors see the target price of 60.1, reached soon?

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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