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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 0.63% today. In the last week its performance is 3.29%, and -3.21% for the past quarter. Currently, SCANA Corp., SCG has a target price of 74.63, so today’s gain of 0.63% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.56%.

SCANA Corp. (NYSE:SCG), has a market cap of 10143.78, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 9.28%, and institutional ownership is 66.30%.

At the current price of 70.59, it has a dividend yield of 3.26%, and its target price is 74.63. 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 19.1, as well as a forward P/E of 16.86.

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 6.00%.

Performance for the year is 26.03%. Since its IPO date on 12/30/1987, the total performance to date is 19.64%.

Volume today for SCANA Corp. (NYSE:SCG), is 409600, while its average volume is 741.59. Whilst the total gain today was 0.63%, it did have a day high of -7.02%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.43%, and 1.78% for the month. The 52-week low for SCANA Corp., SCG has been 30.77%, while the 52-week-high has reached -7.02%.

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 3.18, and the P/S is 2.47, along with a P/B of 1.81. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 151.4.

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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