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PPL Corp PPL Stock Quote

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NYSE: PPL

Last close prices updated as of Feb 02, 2023, 7:00 PM EST | USD | BATS BZX Real-Time Price
  • Last Close 29.39
  • Sector Utilities
  • Industry Utilities - Regulated Electric
  • Investment Style Mid Blend
  • Day Range 29.34  –  30.04
  • Year Range 23.47  –  31.74
  • Market Cap 21.6404 Bil
  • Volume / Avg 4.9 Mil /  4.5 Mil
  • Price / Sales 3.07
  • Price / Book 1.56
  • Forward Div Yield 3.06%
  • Trailing Div Yield 2.98%

Morningstar‘s Stock Analysis PPL

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PPL Announces Several Positive Strategic Updates; Increasing Fair Value Estimate to $29

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Analyst Note

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We are increasing our PPL fair value estimate to $29 per share from $27 after the company provided what we consider several positive updates for investors. Our narrow economic moat and stable moat trend remain unchanged.

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Key Statistics PPL

Company Profile PPL

Business Description

PPL is a holding company of regulated utilities in Pennsylvania, Kentucky, and Rhode Island. The Pennsylvania regulated delivery and transmission segment distributes electricity to customers in central and eastern Pennsylvania. LG&E and KU are involved in regulated electricity generation, transmission, and distribution in Kentucky. The Kentucky utilities also serve gas customers. Narragansett operates electric and gas utilities in Rhode Island.

Contact
Two North Ninth Street
Allentown, PA, 18101-1179
Industry Utilities - Regulated Electric
Employees 9,077

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FAQs for PPL Corp Stock

Yes. PPL has a forward dividend yield of 3.06%. See PPL’s full dividends and stock split history on the Dividend tab.
Dividend yield allows investors, particularly those interested in dividend-paying stocks, to compare the relationship between a stock’s price and how it rewards stockholders through dividends. The formula for calculating dividend yield is to divide the annual dividend paid per share by the stock price.

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PPL’s market cap is 21.64 Bil.
Market capitalization is calculated by taking a company’s share price and multiplying it by the total number of shares. It’s often used to measure a company’s size. In the Morningstar Style Box, large-cap names account for the largest 70% of U.S. stocks, mid-cap names account for the largest 70–90%, and small-cap names are the remaining 10% of companies.

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PPL’s stock style is Mid Core.
Style is an investment factor that has a meaningful impact on investment risk and returns. Style is calculated by combining value and growth scores, which are first individually calculated.

High-growth stocks tend to represent the technology, healthcare, and communications sectors. They rarely distribute dividends to shareholders, opting for reinvestment in their businesses. More value-oriented stocks tend to represent financial services, utilities, and energy stocks. These are established companies that reliably pay dividends.

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PPL’s price/sales is 3.07.
Price/sales represents the amount an investor is willing to pay for a dollar generated from a particular company’s sales or revenues.

PPL’s price/forward earnings is 18.52.
Forward P/E gives some indication of how cheap or expensive a stock is compared with consensus earnings estimates. The lower the Forward P/E, the cheaper the stock.

PPL’s price/book is 1.56.
Price/book ratio can tell investors approximately how much they’re paying for a company’s assets, based on historical, rather than current, valuations. Historical valuations generally do not reflect a company’s current market value. Value investors frequently look for companies that have low price/book ratios.

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PPL’s beta can be found in Trading Information at the top of this page.
A stock’s beta measures how closely tied its price movements have been to the performance of the overall market.

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