Looking Closely at the Growth Curve for PPL Corporation (PPL) – News Heater

Looking Closely at the Growth Curve for PPL Corporation (PPL)

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PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL) went up by 0.03% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $30.94. The company’s stock price has collected -0.14% of loss in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 04/27/21 that PPL Corporation to conduct webcast on First-Quarter 2021 Earnings Results

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Is It Worth Investing in PPL Corporation (NYSE :PPL) Right Now?

PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 15.27 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for PPL is at 0.77. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 3 analysts out of 13 who provided ratings for PPL Corporation declared the stock was a “buy,” while 0 rated the stock as “overweight,” 10 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”

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The average price from analysts is $31.10, which is $2.01 above the current price. PPL currently public float of 767.88M and currently shorts hold a 1.44% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of PPL was 5.51M shares.

PPL’s Market Performance

PPL stocks went down by -0.14% for the week, with a monthly jump of 1.29% and a quarterly performance of 4.26%, while its annual performance rate touched 17.17%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 1.05% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 1.19% for PPL Corporation. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 0.64% for PPL stocks with a simple moving average of 4.02% for the last 200 days.

Analysts’ Opinion of PPL

BofA Securities, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see PPL reach a price target of $30. The rating they have provided for PPL stocks is “Neutral” according to the report published on November 30th, 2020.

PPL Trading at 2.48% from the 50-Day Moving Average

After a stumble in the market that brought PPL to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -5.82% of loss for the given period.

Volatility was left at 1.19%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 1.05%, as shares surge +1.15% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading +5.27% upper at present.

During the last 5 trading sessions, PPL fell by -0.14%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +12.73% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $28.97. In addition, PPL Corporation saw 3.33% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further gains.

Insider Trading

Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at PPL starting from Raphael Joanne H, who sale 19,188 shares at the price of $27.48 back on Feb 22. After this action, Raphael Joanne H now owns 46,559 shares of PPL Corporation, valued at $527,360 using the latest closing price.

Dudkin Gregory N, the President of a PPL Subsidiary of PPL Corporation, sale 19,789 shares at $27.78 during a trade that took place back on Feb 19, which means that Dudkin Gregory N is holding 36,627 shares at $549,738 based on the most recent closing price.

Stock Fundamentals for PPL

Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:

  • +37.11 for the present operating margin
  • +41.15 for the gross margin

The net margin for PPL Corporation stands at +19.30. The total capital return value is set at 7.59, while invested capital returns managed to touch 4.27. Equity return is now at value 11.00, with 3.10 for asset returns.

Based on PPL Corporation (PPL), the company’s capital structure generated 186.07 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 65.04. Total debt to assets is 51.71, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 161.69. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 56.52.

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When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 6.02, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.54. The receivables turnover for the company is 5.69 and the total asset turnover is 0.16. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 0.46.

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