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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 -0.72% today. In the last week its performance is 1.96%, and 13.55% for the past quarter. Currently, SCANA Corp., SCG has a target price of 74.86, so today’s gain of -0.72% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore -0.05%.

SCANA Corp. (NYSE:SCG), has a market cap of 10595.85, and is based in USA. Insider ownership is at 0.10%, and institutional ownership is 66.20%.

At the current price of 74.39, it has a dividend yield of 3.07%, and its target price is 74.86. 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 20.51, as well as a forward P/E of 18.06.

With a current EPS of 3.65, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 5.06%,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 48.68%. Since its IPO date on 12/30/1987, the total performance to date is 25.99%.

Volume today for SCANA Corp. (NYSE:SCG), is 222177, while its average volume is 935.82. Whilst the total gain today was -0.72%, it did have a day high of -2.64%.

Volatility for this week has been at 1.18%, and 1.61% for the month. The 52-week low for SCANA Corp., SCG has been 52.33%, while the 52-week-high has reached -2.64%.

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 3.8, and the P/S is 2.55, along with a P/B of 1.93. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 123.21.

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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