PPL Corporation (PPL) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on PPL Corporation (PPL), hence the stock is down -7.89% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -0.74% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -8.09% and the stock has fallen -1.39% in the past 1 week.
Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week The stock has recorded a twenty day Moving Average of 4.07% and the fifty day Moving Average is 6.48%. PPL Corporation has dropped 9.52% during the last three month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 3.64%.
PPL Corporation (PPL) : The consensus price target for PPL Corporation (PPL) is $39.08 for the short term with a standard deviation of $1.91. The most optimist securities analyst among the 6 who monitor the stock believes that the stock can reach $42, however, the pessimist price target for the company is $37.
PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL): On Fridays trading session , Opening price of the stock was $35.31 with an intraday high of $35.61. The bears continued to sell at higher levels and eventually sold the stock down to an intraday low of $34.62. However, the stock managed to close at $34.66, a loss of 1.87% for the day. On the previous day, the stock had closed at $35.32. The total traded volume of the day was 3,505,303 shares.
PPL Corporation (PPL) is an energy and utility holding company. Through its subsidiaries, PPL delivers electricity to customers in the United Kingdom, Pennsylvania, Kentucky, Virginia and Tennessee; delivers natural gas to customers in Kentucky; generates electricity from power plants in the northeastern, northwestern and southeastern United States, and markets wholesale or retail energy in the northeastern and northwestern parts of the United States. PPL operates in four segments: The U.K. Regulated Segment comprising PPL Global comprising WPD Ltds (WPD) regulated electricity distribution operations; Kentucky Regulated segment comprising the operations of LG&E and KU Energy LLC, which owns and operates regulated public utilities; the Pennsylvania Regulated segment comprising PPL Electric Utilities Corporations operations, and the Supply segment comprising the activities of PPL Energy Supply, LLCs subsidiaries.