PPL - PPL Corporation

NYSE - Nasdaq Real Time Price. Currency in USD
27.62
+0.31 (+1.14%)
As of 10:45AM EDT. Market open.
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Previous Close27.31
Open27.30
Bid27.55 x 1800
Ask27.56 x 800
Day's Range27.30 - 27.63
52 Week Range25.30 - 32.45
Volume971,357
Avg. Volume7,341,531
Market Cap19.308B
Beta0.50
PE Ratio (TTM)16.21
EPS (TTM)1.70
Earnings DateAug 7, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield1.64 (6.01%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-06-07
1y Target Est31.96
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