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Morning Trending Tickers: NextEra Energy, Inc., (NEE)

Friday February 24th 2017: NextEra Energy, Inc., NEE is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is Electric Utilities in the sector of Utilities. Based in USA, NextEra Energy, Inc., NEEĀ  has a market cap of 66.78 B. Since its IPO date on the 06/10/1983, NextEra Energy, Inc., NEE performance year to date is 19.57%. Today NextEra Energy, Inc., NEE has gained 0.68%, with a current price of 142.84.

Ownership of the company is 0.20% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 79.10%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 43.50%. Return of assets are at 4.30%, with return on investment at 5.80%.

In terms of debt levels and profit levels, NextEra Energy, Inc., NEE is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 1.12. While Total debt/equity is 1.33. With a profit margin of 23.60%, this is combined with a gross margin of *TBA, and operating margin of 35.50%. NextEra Energy, Inc. ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 0.6, while the quick ratio is 0.5.

For the last year NextEra Energy, Inc., NEE has seen a EPS growth of 3.10%. A performance for the year of 14.41%. The 52-week high is -0.10%, and the 52-week low is 29.28%. The average volume for NextEra Energy, Inc., NEE is 2602217.

With a target price of 143.62, can NextEra Energy, Inc., NEE reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of NextEra Energy, Inc., NEE. NextEra Energy, Inc. has a P/E of 17.41 and a forward P/E of 20.04. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 2.6. NextEra Energy, Inc. also has a P/S and a P/B of 4.1 and 2.62 respectively. For P/cash, NextEra Energy, Inc. has a value of 111.3, while it is *TBA for P/free cash flow.

At the current price of 142.84, NextEra Energy, Inc. has a dividend yield of 2.75%. We see a return on equity of 15.90%.

Looking more long-term NextEra Energy, Inc., is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 6.70%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 6.74% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of 3.10% for this year and for the last five years a 6.40% 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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