PPL - PPL Corporation

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
31.59
-0.02 (-0.06%)
At close: 4:02PM EST
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Previous close31.61
Open31.73
Bid0.00 x 0
Ask0.00 x 0
Day's range31.54 - 32.27
52-week range30.44 - 40.20
Volume8,504,068
Avg. volume5,335,091
Market cap21.749B
Beta0.33
PE ratio (TTM)14.30
EPS (TTM)2.21
Earnings date8 Feb 2018
Forward dividend & yield1.58 (5.00%)
Ex-dividend date2017-12-07
1y target est36.18
Trade prices are not sourced from all markets
  • PR Newswire15 hours ago

    PPL Electric Utilities had best-ever grid reliability in 2017

    ALLENTOWN, Pa., Jan. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The PPL Electric Utilities power grid had its most reliable year ever in 2017 with customers continuing to see fewer outages. PPL has been installing more smart grid technology, using data analytics to improve equipment maintenance and replacement, installing better protection against damage from lightning strikes, and more. In addition, comprehensive clearing along power lines continues to reduce tree-related outages, the number one cause of outages during storms.

  • PPL’s Dividend Yield Is One of the Best in Industry
    Market Realist17 hours ago

    PPL’s Dividend Yield Is One of the Best in Industry

    These 5 S&P 500 Utilities Offer Highest Dividend Yields

  • PR Newswire2 days ago

    PPL Corporation Names Former Brown-Forman Executive to its Board of Directors

    ALLENTOWN, Pa. , Jan. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- PPL Corporation (NYSE: PPL) announced today that Phoebe A. Wood , an executive with three decades of international, financial and operational management experience, ...

  • What Will Drive PPL Stock Going Forward?
    Market Realist8 days ago

    What Will Drive PPL Stock Going Forward?

    Allentown, Pennsylvania–based PPL Corporation (PPL) has a mean price target of $36.8 compared to its current market price of $31.4. PPL stock has seen tremendous weakness in the last few trading sessions. Volatile exchange rate movements caused by Brexit developments may have created the weakness in PPL stock.

  • Solid Capex-Plan Continues to Aid DTE Energy: Time To Buy?
    Zacks11 days ago

    Solid Capex-Plan Continues to Aid DTE Energy: Time To Buy?

    DTE Energy (DTE) is investing steadily to enhance its renewable generation assets. It aims at constructing natural gas turbine plants to provide approximately 1,100 MW of energy from the beginning of 2022.

  • Is PPL Corporation (PPL) a Great Stock for Value Investors?
    Zacks12 days ago

    Is PPL Corporation (PPL) a Great Stock for Value Investors?

    Let's put PPL Corporation (PPL) stock into this equation and find out if it is a good choice for value-oriented investors right now.

  • CenterPoint Energy's 5-Year Capex Plan Reflects 18% Rise
    Zacks12 days ago

    CenterPoint Energy's 5-Year Capex Plan Reflects 18% Rise

    CenterPoint Energy (CNP) aims to spend $1.66 billion in 2018, and almost the same amount in each of the following four years.

  • Market Realist17 days ago

    These SPX Utilities Received Price Target Changes Last Week

    One of the largest regulated utilities, Xcel Energy has a mean price target of $50.2, which implies an estimated upside of more than 4% over the next year.

  • Duke Energy Arm Files for Storm Recovery Expenses in Florida
    Zacks22 days ago

    Duke Energy Arm Files for Storm Recovery Expenses in Florida

    Duke Energy (DUK) continues to strengthen its existing operation in Florida and the storm recovery expenses will help it in the same.

  • Market Realist23 days ago

    Why SCANA Stock Offers Decent Upside Potential

    According to Wall Street analysts, SCANA Corporation (SCG) stock has an expected upside of nearly 22% in a year. It has a mean price target of $47.44 against its current market price of $39.0.

  • PPL Electric Utilities Crews to Travel to Puerto Rico on Power Restoration Mission
    PR Newswire24 days ago

    PPL Electric Utilities Crews to Travel to Puerto Rico on Power Restoration Mission

    ALLENTOWN, Pa., Dec. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- PPL Electric Utilities began moving its trucks and equipment today as the first step in sending repair crews to Puerto Rico to help restore power knocked out by Hurricane Maria. PPL Electric Utilities provides electric delivery service to more than 1.4 million homes and businesses in Pennsylvania and ranks among the best utility companies in the country for customer service and reliability.

  • Market Realistlast month

    PPL: Analysts’ Recommendations and Target Price

    According to Wall Street analysts' estimates, PPL Corporation (PPL) has a mean target price of $37.8—compared to its current market price of $32.4.

  • Market Realistlast month

    Analyzing PPL’s Implied Volatility

    On December 19, 2017, the implied volatility of PPL Corporation (PPL) stock was near 16%—higher than its 15-day average near 15%.

  • Market Realistlast month

    PPL Stock: How It’s Valued Compared to Peers

    On December 19, PPL stock was trading at an EV-to-EBITDA multiple near 10.5x. Its five-year historical average and industry average multiples are near 11x.

  • Market Realistlast month

    PPL Stock Continues to Fall

    While broader markets continue to rise, PPL Corporation (PPL) stock is making new lows. On December 19, 2017, PPL stock closed ~5% lower.

  • PPL Corporation Names New Treasurer
    PR Newswirelast month

    PPL Corporation Names New Treasurer

    ALLENTOWN, Pa. , Dec. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL) announced on Wednesday (12/20) that it is promoting Assistant Treasurer Tadd J. Henninger to the position of vice president and ...

  • Barrons.comlast month

    The Biggest Loser: PPL Drops 4.6%

    PPL Corp. (PPL) fell to the bottom of the S&P 500 on Tuesday, following an analyst downgrade. PPL lost $1.55, or 4.6%, to $32.42, while the S&P 500 fell 8.69 points, or 0.32%, to 2681.47. Macquarie cut ...

  • PR Newswirelast month

    PPL Corporation Sets 2018 Annual Meeting Date

    ALLENTOWN, Pa. , Dec. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- PPL Corporation (NYSE: PPL) has scheduled the company's 2018 annual meeting of shareowners for Wednesday, May 16, 2018 . The meeting will be held at the PPL ...

  • Market Realistlast month

    Utility Leaders and Laggards in the Week Ended December 15

    On December 13, the Federal Reserve increased its benchmark interest rates by a quarter point, boosting the rate range to 1.25%–1.50%. Utilities closed 0.3% higher after the December 13 rate hike announcement....

  • Market Realistlast month

    Analyzing PPL’s Earnings and Dividend Growth Going Forward

    PPL Corporation’s (PPL) 4% per year dividend increase is on the lower side compared to its peers.

  • Market Realistlast month

    A Look at PPL’s Dividend Statistics before Ex-Dividend Date

    PPL Corporation’s (PPL) payout ratio in 2016 was ~54%, which is lower than its five-year historical average of 61%.

  • Market Realistlast month

    PPL: Should We Expect Below-Average Dividend Growth?

    PPL Corporation’s (PPL) dividend growth in the last five years was ~2% compounded annually. PPL management is aiming to raise its per share dividends 4% annually through 2020.

  • Market Realist2 months ago

    Comparing PPL’s Dividend Yield with Its Peers

    PPL Corporation (PPL) declared a per share dividend of $.40 per share on November 17, 2017. The ex-dividend date is December 7, 2017, to be paid on January 2, 2017.

  • PR Newswire2 months ago

    PPL Corporation Anticipates Substantial Declines in its Carbon Dioxide Emissions by 2050

    ALLENTOWN, Pa., Nov. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- PPL Corporation (PPL) anticipates its generation-related carbon dioxide emissions will decline substantially by 2050 as its Kentucky utilities retire aging coal units and replace them with natural gas and renewable generation. The company's Climate Assessment report, issued Thursday (11/30), concludes that carbon dioxide (CO2) reductions of 45-90 percent are likely at PPL's Kentucky power plants by 2050 even without CO2 regulation (PPL's U.K. and Pennsylvania utilities do not generate power).

  • Market Realist2 months ago

    Institutional Activity in PPL Stock in 3Q17

    According to a recent report, the top institutional investors in PPL (PPL) added big positions in 3Q17. The Vanguard Group added net 1.08 million shares and held a 7.2% stake in PPL at the end of 3Q17....