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Today’s Top Gainers in the Market SCANA Corp. (NYSE:SCG) from Utilities

Today’s top gainers include the company SCANA Corp. (NYSE:SCG) which is in the industry Electric Utilities, gaining 0.29% today. In the last week its performance is 3.24%, and 3.30% for the past quarter. Currently, SCANA Corp., SCG has a target price of 75, so today’s gain of 0.29% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.05%.

SCANA Corp. (NYSE:SCG), has a market cap of 10749.01, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 9.28%, and institutional ownership is 66.70%.

At the current price of 75.21, it has a dividend yield of 3.06%, and its target price is 75. This is with a profit margin of 12.90%, and total debt/equity of 1.3. SCANA Corp. (NYSE:SCG) has a P/E of 20.35, as well as a forward P/E of 17.97.

With a current EPS of 3.7, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 5.36%,SCANA Corp. (NYSE:SCG) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 11.90%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 4.60%.

Performance for the year is 43.86%. Since its IPO date on 12/30/1987, the total performance to date is 27.47%.

Volume today for SCANA Corp. (NYSE:SCG), is 1000400, while its average volume is 799.29. Whilst the total gain today was 0.29%, it did have a day high of 0.01%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.53%, and 1.81% for the month. The 52-week low for SCANA Corp., SCG has been 48.42%, while the 52-week-high has reached -0.78%.

Looking at its return of investments, which is 8.50%, and its return on assets is 3.10%. SCANA Corp. (NYSE:SCG) has an operating margin of 25.80%. With a sales growth of -6.40% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that SCANA Corp., SCG is in the sector Utilities, its long-term debt/equity is 1.16, and has a current ratio of 0.7 and 0.5 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of SCANA Corp.? Well its PEG is 4.42, and the P/S is 2.62, along with a P/B of 1.93. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 160.43.

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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