PPL Corporation [PPL] fell -9.81% so far this year. What now?

PPL Corporation [NYSE: PPL] closed the trading session at $27.11 on 09/27/22. The day’s price range saw the stock hit a low of $26.89, while the highest price level was $27.79. The company report on September 27, 2022 that PPL Corporation publishes voluntary environmental, social and governance disclosures highlighting clean energy strategy and sustainability performance.


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PPL Corporation today announced the publication of voluntary disclosures that highlight the company’s clean energy strategy and overall sustainability performance.

The disclosures include the latest iteration of PPL’s Edison Electric Institute and American Gas Assocation report, which provides investors access to the most commonly requested metrics about investor-owned utilities’ environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance. In addition, PPL published its latest response to the CDP Climate Survey, which provides detailed disclosures centered around the company’s clean energy transition and climate-related risks and opportunties.

The stocks have a year to date performance of -9.81 percent and weekly performance of -6.19 percent. The stock has been moved at -2.38 percent over the last six months. The stock has performed -9.00 percent around the most recent 30 days and changed -0.07 percent over the most recent 3-months.

If compared to the average trading volume of 4.51M shares, PPL reached to a volume of 4405953 in the most recent trading day, which is why market watchdogs consider the stock to be active.

Here’s what leading stock market gurus have to say about PPL Corporation [PPL]:

Based on careful and fact-backed analyses by Wall Street experts, the current consensus on the target price for PPL shares is $31.56 per share. Analysis on target price and performance of stocks is usually carefully studied by market experts, and the current Wall Street consensus on PPL stock is a recommendation set at 2.20. This rating represents a strong Buy recommendation, on the scale from 1 to 5, where 5 would mean strong sell, 4 represents Sell, 3 is Hold, and 2 indicates Buy.

BofA Securities have made an estimate for PPL Corporation shares, keeping their opinion on the stock as Buy, with their previous recommendation back on August 15, 2022. The new note on the price target was released on July 07, 2022, representing the official price target for PPL Corporation stock. Previously, the target price had yet another raise to $33, while Credit Suisse analysts kept a Outperform rating on PPL stock.

The Average True Range (ATR) for PPL Corporation is set at 0.59, with the Price to Sales ratio for PPL stock in the period of the last 12 months amounting to 3.11. The Price to Book ratio for the last quarter was 1.44, with the Price to Cash per share for the same quarter was set at 0.45.

PPL stock trade performance evaluation

PPL Corporation [PPL] fell into the red zone at the end of the last week, falling into a negative trend and dropping by -6.19. With this latest performance, PPL shares dropped by -9.00% in over the last four-week period, additionally sinking by -2.38% over the last 6 months – not to mention a drop of -4.41% in the past year of trading.

Overbought and oversold stocks can be easily traced with the Relative Strength Index (RSI), where an RSI result of over 70 would be overbought, and any rate below 30 would indicate oversold conditions. An RSI rate of 50 would represent a neutral market momentum. The current RSI for PPL stock in for the last two-week period is set at 30.01, with the RSI for the last a single of trading hit 22.51, and the three-weeks RSI is set at 35.59 for PPL Corporation [PPL]. The present Moving Average for the last 50 days of trading for this stock 29.08, while it was recorded at 27.91 for the last single week of trading, and 28.62 for the last 200 days.

PPL Corporation [PPL]: An insightful look at the core fundamentals

Operating Margin for any stock indicates how profitable investing would be, and PPL Corporation [PPL] shares currently have an operating margin of +24.62 and a Gross Margin at +28.20. PPL Corporation’s Net Margin is presently recorded at +0.31.

Return on Equity for this stock inclined to 0.13, with Return on Assets sitting at 0.04.

PPL Corporation’s liquidity data is similarly interesting compelling, with a Quick Ratio of 0.50 and a Current Ratio set at 0.60.

Earnings per share (EPS) analysis for PPL Corporation [PPL] stock

The progress of the company may be observed through the prism of EPS growth rate, while Wall Street analysts are focusing on predicting the 5-year EPS growth rate for PPL. When it comes to the mentioned value, analysts are expecting to see the 5-year EPS growth rate for PPL Corporation go to 17.47%.

PPL Corporation [PPL]: Insider Ownership positions

There are presently around $13,960 million, or 71.50% of PPL stock, in the hands of institutional investors. The top three institutional holders of PPL stocks are: VANGUARD GROUP INC with ownership of 90,052,227, which is approximately 2.575% of the company’s market cap and around 0.11% of the total institutional ownership; BLACKROCK INC., holding 58,991,645 shares of the stock with an approximate value of $1.6 billion in PPL stocks shares; and STATE STREET CORP, currently with $1.19 billion in PPL stock with ownership of nearly 2.753% of the company’s market capitalization.

Positions in PPL Corporation stocks held by institutional investors increased at the end of August and at the time of the August reporting period, where 356 institutional holders increased their position in PPL Corporation [NYSE:PPL] by around 59,368,184 shares. Additionally, 400 investors decreased positions by around 32,760,124 shares, while 139 investors held positions by with 422,802,452 shares. The mentioned changes placed institutional holdings at 514,930,760 shares, according to the latest SEC report filing. PPL stock had 71 new institutional investments in for a total of 7,041,380 shares, while 90 institutional investors sold positions of 5,320,518 shares during the same period.

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