|Bid||0.00 x 1800|
|Ask||31.26 x 900|
|Day's Range||31.06 - 31.40|
|52 Week Range||27.31 - 32.89|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||0.54|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||12.78|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.65 (5.30%)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
Among the top utilities, Southern Company's 4.2% dividend yield beats the peer average of 3%. However, PPL's yield is 5.6% and Dominion Energy yields 4.8%.
CenterPoint Energy's (CNP) service territories witnesses above-average temperature along with heavy rainfall in the second quarter, which is likely to boost its quarterly results.
PPL Corporation (PPL) is seeing favorable earnings estimate revision activity and has a positive Zacks Earnings ESP heading into earnings season.
PPL Corp. was favored by Jim Cramer Monday in his Real Money column as a utility that could be a safe haven during this current market decline. In the daily bar chart of PPL, below, we can see that prices have been in a downtrend from the middle of March. Last week prices broke the May lows and the daily On-Balance-Volume (OBV) line made a new low for the move down telling us that sellers of PPL have been more aggressive.
Duke Energy's (DUK) earnings in second-quarter 2019 are likely to benefit from the recent base rate increases in Florida and North Carolina.
Ameren's (AEE) service territories take a hit from severe weather conditions during most of second-quarter 2019, characterized by severe storms, tornadoes and excessive flooding.