WEC Energy Group, Inc. (NYSE:WEC) went down by -0.66% from its latest closing price when compared to the 1-year high value of $103.28 and move down -1.43%, while WEC stocks collected -0.05% of loss with the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 02/19/20 that WEC Energy Group to increase ownership interest in three Midwest wind farms
WEC Energy Group, Inc. (NYSE:WEC) Worth an Investment?
WEC Energy Group, Inc. (NYSE: WEC) scored price to earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 28.44 times of increase in earnings at the present.
WEC Market Performance
WEC stocks went down by -0.05% for the week, with the monthly jump of 3.16% and a quarterly performance of 15.44%, while its annual performance rate touched 32.85%. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 1.33% for WEC stocks with the simple moving average of 12.76% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion on WEC Energy Group, Inc. (NYSE:WEC)
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for WEC stocks, with Evercore ISI repeating the rating for WEC shares by setting it to “Underperform”. The predicted price for WEC socks in the upcoming period according to Evercore ISI is $120 based on the research report published on January 27, 2020.
JP Morgan, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see WEC stock at the price of $99. The rating they have provided for WEC stocks is “Neutral” according to the report published on October 8, 2019.
Guggenheim gave “ Neutral” rating to WEC stocks, setting the target price at $99 in the report published on September 4, 2019.
WEC Stocks 6.37% Far from 50 Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought WEC to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, WEC Energy Group, Inc. was unable to take a rebound, for now settling with -1.41% of loss for the given period.
The stock volatility was left at 1.14%, however, within the period of a single month, the volatility rate increased by 1.04%, while the shares surge at the distance of +2.89% for the moving average in the last 20 days. In oppose to the moving average for the last 50 days, trading by +14.16% upper at the present time.
In the course of the last 5 trading sessions, WEC went down by -0.05%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200 days to the total of +31.55% of gains for the stock in comparison to the 20-day moving average settled at $100.63. In addition, WEC Energy Group, Inc. saw 10.40% in overturn over the period of a single year with a tendency to cut further gains.
WEC Stock Insider Trading
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at WEC Energy Group, Inc. (WEC), starting from Garvin Robert M, who sold 33,910 shares at the price of $102.58 back on Feb 19. After this action, Rushing now owns 9,529 shares of WEC Energy Group, Inc., valued at $3,478,610 with the latest closing price.
KLAPPA GALE E, the Executive Chairman of WEC Energy Group, Inc., sold 10,000 shares at the value of $100.61 during a trade that took place back on Feb 12, which means that KLAPPA GALE E is holding 209,841 shares at the value of $1,006,050 based on the most recent closing price.
WEC Stock Fundamentals
The current profitability levels are settled at +20.36 for the present operating margin and +52.08 for gross margin. The net margin for WEC Energy Group, Inc. stands at +15.09. Total capital return value is set at 6.86, while invested capital returns managed to touch 5.51. Equity return holds the value 11.00%, with 3.20% for asset returns.
Based on WEC Energy Group, Inc. (WEC), the company’s capital structure generated 125.54 points for debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is set at the value of 55.66. Total debt to assets is settled at the value of 36.44 with long-term debt to equity ratio rests at 3.05 and long-term debt to capital is 110.85.
The value for Enterprise to Sales is 5.88 with debt to enterprise value settled at 0.30. The receivables turnover for WEC Energy Group, Inc. is 6.12 with the total asset turnover at the value of 0.22. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 0.66.