PPL - PPL Corporation

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
29.27
+0.20 (+0.69%)
At close: 4:02PM EDT

29.20 -0.07 (-0.24%)
After hours: 4:50PM EDT

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Previous Close29.07
Open29.06
Bid29.10 x 1400
Ask29.27 x 800
Day's Range29.00 - 29.27
52 Week Range25.30 - 39.90
Volume3,510,171
Avg. Volume6,693,251
Market Cap20.463B
Beta0.42
PE Ratio (TTM)17.18
EPS (TTM)1.70
Earnings DateNov 1, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield1.64 (5.74%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-06-07
1y Target Est31.21
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    This 5.8% Yield Is Worth the Risk

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  • Thomson Reuters StreetEventsyesterday

    Edited Transcript of PPL earnings conference call or presentation 7-Aug-18 2:00pm GMT

    Q2 2018 PPL Corp Earnings Call

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    How Analysts View PPL Stock after Its Q2 2018 Earnings

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  • What Do PPL’s Chart Indicators Suggest?
    Market Realist6 days ago

    What Do PPL’s Chart Indicators Suggest?

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  • Comparing PPL’s Valuation and Dividend Yield with Its Peers
    Market Realist6 days ago

    Comparing PPL’s Valuation and Dividend Yield with Its Peers

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  • Analyzing PPL’s Second-Quarter Earnings and Growth Outlook
    Market Realist6 days ago

    Analyzing PPL’s Second-Quarter Earnings and Growth Outlook

    The consensus EPS estimate for the reported quarter was $0.54. In the United Kingdom, PPL’s Regulated segment’s adjusted EPS increased $0.05 mainly due to higher power prices, higher foreign exchange rates, and increased sales volumes. PPL’s total operating expenses increased to $1.19 billion for the reported quarter—an increase from $1.07 billion in the second quarter of 2017.

  • PPL Beat Its Second-Quarter Revenue Estimates
    Market Realist6 days ago

    PPL Beat Its Second-Quarter Revenue Estimates

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  • PPL Corp (PPL) Beats Q2 Earnings Estimates, Raises Guidance
    Zacks7 days ago

    PPL Corp (PPL) Beats Q2 Earnings Estimates, Raises Guidance

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  • ACCESSWIRE7 days ago

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  • PR Newswire7 days ago

    PPL Corporation Reports Second-Quarter Earnings

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  • Is a Surprise Coming for PPL Corporation (PPL) This Earnings Season?
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    Is a Surprise Coming for PPL Corporation (PPL) This Earnings Season?

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    Is a Beat in Store for PPL Corp (PPL) This Earnings Season?

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  • How Analysts Look at PPL Stock before Its Q2 2018 Earnings
    Market Realist11 days ago

    How Analysts Look at PPL Stock before Its Q2 2018 Earnings

    According to Wall Street analysts’ consensus, PPL Corporation (PPL) stock offers a handsome estimated upside of 10% per year with a mean target price of $31.40. Currently, PPL stock is trading at $28.54.

  • Where PPL Stock Might Go from Here
    Market Realist12 days ago

    Where PPL Stock Might Go from Here

    Let’s see how PPL (PPL) stock is currently trading and where it might go in the near future. On August 1, the stock was trading 2% above its 50-day moving average and 6% below its 200-day moving average. Its 200-day moving average of $30.24 is expected to act as a resistance for PPL going forward. Its 50-day moving average of $27.87 is likely to act as a support for the stock in the near future. It’s currently trading at $28.54.

  • How PPL Stock Is Valued Compared to Its Peers
    Market Realist12 days ago

    How PPL Stock Is Valued Compared to Its Peers

    PPL (PPL) stock is currently trading at a PE multiple of 13.5x compared to its five-year historical average of 14x. It recently traded at an enterprise-value-to-EBITDA multiple of 9.7x. Its five-year historical average is 11x. So PPL seems to be trading at a discounted valuation to its historical multiples.

  • Can PPL Report Higher Q2 2018 Earnings?
    Market Realist12 days ago

    Can PPL Report Higher Q2 2018 Earnings?

    PPL Corporation (PPL) is scheduled to report its second-quarter financial results on August 7. The quarter ended on June 30. According to analysts’ consensus, PPL is expected to report earnings of $0.54 per share compared to $0.52 per share in Q2 2017.

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