PPL - PPL Corporation

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
30.36
+0.31 (+1.03%)
At close: 4:01PM EDT

30.48 +0.12 (0.40%)
After hours: 6:54PM EDT

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Previous Close30.05
Open30.07
Bid30.36 x 4000
Ask30.48 x 800
Day's Range30.02 - 30.38
52 Week Range25.30 - 32.89
Volume3,788,460
Avg. Volume4,466,061
Market Cap21.912B
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.52
PE Ratio (TTM)11.81
EPS (TTM)2.57
Earnings DateAug 6, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield1.65 (5.29%)
Ex-Dividend Date2019-06-07
1y Target Est32.17
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  • 3 Big Stock Charts for Friday: PPL, Electronic Arts and Tyson Foods
    InvestorPlace7 days ago

    3 Big Stock Charts for Friday: PPL, Electronic Arts and Tyson Foods

    Stocks started yesterday's action out on a firmly bullish foot, but didn't end the session quite as enthused. Up as much as 1.44% near the middle of the day, the S&P 500 was dialed back to a gain of only 0.89%. It's not clear how much conviction the bulls have, or don't have.Source: Allan Ajifo via Wikimedia (Modified)Leading what was left of the bullish charge was Nokia (NYSE:NOK), up nearly 4% mostly as a snapback from nearly a month's worth of strong selling. A potential end to trade worries was inspiring enough to cut into the stock's 18% slide since late April. Pinterest (NYSE:PINS) was the big winner for the regular session though, rallying nearly 8% headed into its post-close earnings report that turned into a 15% loss in after-hours action. This year's revenue outlook was a major letdown.At the other end of the spectrum, iron ore miner Vale (NYSE:VALE) fell more than 4% after it warned yet-another one of its mines is in danger of collapsing.InvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips * 7 Stocks to Buy that Lost 10% Last Week None of those names are top trading prospects headed into the final trading day of the week, however. Rather, it's the stock charts of PPL (NYSE:PPL), Electronic Arts (NASDAQ:EA) and Tyson Foods (NYSE:TSN) that are shaping up as the best bets. Here's what should happen next. PPL (PPL)Utility stock PPL had plenty of help moving lower yesterday. The entire sector lost ground as traders migrated out of the safety they tend to offer and back into riskier sectors.PPL was unique, however, in the sense that the stumble carried shares to new multi-week lows, and did do on lots of volume. There's a chance any budding pullback could be caught before it spins out of control, but there's also a chance it might not find support at that floor. Click to Enlarge * The floor in question is currently at $26.80, plotted with a yellow dashed line on both stock charts. That line tags the last two major lows. * Yesterday's weakness also took shape on unusually high volume, yet wasn't prodded by the news. This could be a hint there are more sellers waiting in the wings to see a little more trouble before bailing out. * On the flipside, regardless of what happens from here, new technical ceilings have been defined. The upper one of those is as high as $37, lining up with the string of higher highs seen in the latter half of last year. It just may not matter for a while. Tyson Foods (TSN)It's tempting to want to get on the Tyson Foods train. Shares are up a stunning 65% from their late-December low, and still appear to be accelerating. The higher it flies, the seemingly stronger it gets.The rally is setting up to be more of a trap, however, luring in the last of unsuspecting investors before the buyers unload into that strength and kickstart a pullback. It hasn't started yet, but we saw a subtle hint in yesterday's bar that suggests we could be at the pivot point. And, the future is primed for selling. * Top 7 Dow Jones Stocks of 2019 -- So Far Click to Enlarge * As of yesterday's close, TSN shares are 31% above the white 200-day moving average line. That's even more divergence than we saw in late-2017 when a massive selloff took shape. * The shape of Thursday's bar is also a concern. The open and closer were in the bottom half of the intraday high/low range, suggesting yesterday was the point that transitioned from a net-buying to net-selling environment. * Although yesterday's bar is a red flag, it's only confirmed by a move lower, and ideally an open within Thursday's intraday range followed by a close below yesterday's low. * The weekly chart's RSI indicator has been into overbought territory for a while, which doesn't happen often, and didn't last long the last time we saw it happen. Electronic Arts (EA)Electronic Arts is one of those names investors seem to know they punished too severely in the latter half of last year, but have been hesitant to undo that damage.Traders are increasingly willing to test the waters for a potential turnaround though. The repetition of this effort is telling in and of itself, but the simple act of forcing more and more 'trial balloons' is chipping away at the big technical ceiling as well. One more good day could get EA over the hump. Click to Enlarge * That 'hump' is mostly the 200-day moving average line, plotted in white on both stock charts. * Simultaneously, the major peaks going back to February line up to make a near-term technical ceiling that as of yesterday is being pressured again. * Zooming out to the weekly chart we can see the Chaikin line is back above zero, and the MACD lines are showing a new bullish divergence. The budding uptrend already has multiple tailwinds.As of this writing, James Brumley did not hold a position in any of the aforementioned securities. You can learn more about James at his site, jamesbrumley.com, or follow him on Twitter, at @jbrumley. More From InvestorPlace * 4 Top American Penny Pot Stocks (Buy Before June 21) * 10 Stocks to Sell Before They Tank Your Portfolio * Top 7 Dow Jones Stocks of 2019 -- So Far * 5 Low-Priced, High-Potential Tech Stocks to Buy Compare Brokers The post 3 Big Stock Charts for Friday: PPL, Electronic Arts and Tyson Foods appeared first on InvestorPlace.

  • Here's How We Evaluate PPL Corporation's (NYSE:PPL) Dividend
    Simply Wall St.7 days ago

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  • PR Newswire9 days ago

    PPL to Pay Quarterly Stock Dividend July 1

    ALLENTOWN, Pa. , May 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- PPL Corporation (NYSE: PPL) declared a quarterly common stock dividend on Tuesday, May 14 , of $0.4125 per share, payable July 1, 2019 , to shareowners of ...

  • PR Newswire9 days ago

    PPL Corporation Holds 2019 Annual Meeting of Shareowners

    LEXINGTON, Ky., May 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- PPL Corporation (PPL) delivered strong operational performance in 2018 and remains steadfast in pursuit of its strategy for long-term growth and success moving forward, PPL's Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer William H. Spence announced today at the company's annual meeting of shareowners in Lexington, Kentucky. "We invested $3.3 billion in infrastructure improvements to modernize the grid, enhance physical and cyber security, and advance a cleaner energy future. In addition, Spence said the company continued to support a cleaner energy future, setting a goal to cut PPL's carbon dioxide emissions 70% from 2010 levels by 2050.

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    Market Realist10 days ago

    DUK, SO, and PPL: Analyzing Top-Yielding Utility Stocks

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  • Thomson Reuters StreetEvents15 days ago

    Edited Transcript of PPL earnings conference call or presentation 2-May-19 2:00pm GMT

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  • PPL Corp (PPL) Q1 2019 Earnings Call Transcript
    Motley Fool21 days ago

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    Zacks21 days ago

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    Zacks21 days ago

    PPL (PPL) Q1 Earnings and Revenues Lag Estimates

    PPL (PPL) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of -4.11% and -5.34%, respectively, for the quarter ended March 2019. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

  • Associated Press22 days ago

    PPL: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

    The Allentown, Pennsylvania-based company said it had net income of 64 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, came to 70 cents per share. The results fell short of Wall Street expectations. ...

  • PR Newswire22 days ago

    PPL Corporation Reports First-Quarter 2019 Earnings

    - Announces first-quarter reported earnings of $0.64 per share and earnings from ongoing operations of $0.70 per share. - Reaffirms 2019 earnings from ongoing operations forecast range of $2.30 to $2.50 ...

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    Zacks24 days ago

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  • EXC, AEE, and PPL: Analyzing Their Current Valuations
    Market Realist24 days ago

    EXC, AEE, and PPL: Analyzing Their Current Valuations

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  • PPL Stock Looks Attractive before Its Q1 Earnings
    Market Realist27 days ago

    PPL Stock Looks Attractive before Its Q1 Earnings

    PPL: Analysts’ Q1 Earnings Estimates(Continued from Prior Part)Analysts’ target prices Analysts’ consensus gave PPL (PPL) stock a mean target price of $32.1, which implies an estimated upside of 4.3% for the next 12 months. Currently, PPL is

  • PPL: Analysts’ Q1 Earnings Estimates
    Market Realist28 days ago

    PPL: Analysts’ Q1 Earnings Estimates

    PPL: Analysts’ Q1 Earnings EstimatesPPL’s earningsMid-sized regulated utility PPL (PPL) is scheduled to report its first-quarter earnings on May 2. According to analysts’ estimates, PPL will report an EPS of $0.72 for the first quarter. The

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    Zacks28 days ago

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    Simply Wall St.last month

    Is PPL Corporation's (NYSE:PPL) CEO Pay Fair?

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