Today’s top gainers include the company PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL) which is in the industry Electric Utilities, gaining 0.81% today. In the last week its performance is -4.24%, and -11.89% for the past quarter. Currently, PPL Corporation, PPL has a target price of 37.83, so today’s gain of 0.81% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.22%.
PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL), has a market cap of 22215.71, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.03%, and institutional ownership is 70.10%.
At the current price of 32.51, it has a dividend yield of 4.68%, and its target price is 37.83. This is with a profit margin of 23.50%, and total debt/equity of 1.94. PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL) has a P/E of 12.48, as well as a forward P/E of 14.94.
With a current EPS of 2.6, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at -7.33%,PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 1.60%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 2.47%.
Performance for the year is 2.70%. Since its IPO date on 4/8/1985, the total performance to date is -1.73%.
Volume today for PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL), is 3945700, while its average volume is 4648.26. Whilst the total gain today was 0.81%, it did have a day high of -12.97%.
Volatility for this week has been at 2.28%, and 1.83% for the month. The 52-week low for PPL Corporation, PPL has been 4.60%, while the 52-week-high has reached -17.68%.
Looking at its return of investments, which is 7.90%, and its return on assets is 4.50%. PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL) has an operating margin of 38.20%. With a sales growth of -55.50% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that PPL Corporation, PPL is in the sector Utilities, its long-term debt/equity is 1.84, and has a current ratio of 0.7 and 0.6 for quick ratio.
So what is the value of PPL Corporation? Well its PEG is 5.05, and the P/S is 2.98, along with a P/B of 2.13. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of *TBA.