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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 -1.80% today. In the last week its performance is 2.95%, and 9.74% for the past quarter. Currently, SCANA Corp., SCG has a target price of 70.14, so today’s gain of -1.80% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore -0.33%.

SCANA Corp. (NYSE:SCG), has a market cap of 10882.88, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.10%, and institutional ownership is 66.10%.

At the current price of 74.75, it has a dividend yield of 3.02%, and its target price is 70.14. This is with a profit margin of 12.50%, and total debt/equity of 1.25. SCANA Corp. (NYSE:SCG) has a P/E of 20.84, as well as a forward P/E of 18.36.

With a current EPS of 3.65, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 4.94%,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 5.40%.

Performance for the year is 47.05%. Since its IPO date on 12/30/1987, the total performance to date is 27.99%.

Volume today for SCANA Corp. (NYSE:SCG), is 269753, while its average volume is 922.91. Whilst the total gain today was -1.80%, it did have a day high of -2.17%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.65%, and 1.49% for the month. The 52-week low for SCANA Corp., SCG has been 53.06%, while the 52-week-high has reached -2.17%.

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 25.30%. With a sales growth of -15.60% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that SCANA Corp., SCG is in the sector Utilities, its long-term debt/equity is 1.06, and has a current ratio of 0.6 and 0.5 for quick ratio.

So what is the value of SCANA Corp.? Well its PEG is 3.86, and the P/S is 2.61, along with a P/B of 1.96. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 126.55.

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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