WEC Energy Group Inc. (NYSE: WEC) flaunted slowness of -1.79% at $90.38, as the Stock market unbolted on January 04, 2021. During the day, the stock rose to $92.13 and sunk to $89.99 before settling in for the price of $92.03 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, WEC posted a 52-week range of $68.01-$109.53.
In the past 5-years timespan, the Utilities sector firm’s annual sales growth was 8.50%. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was 6.70%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is 7.10%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $315.40 million, simultaneously with a float of $314.89 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $28.05 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $96.53, while the 200-day Moving Average is $93.13.
If we measure the efficiency of the company that is accounted for 7509 employees. It has generated 1,001,878 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was 151,179. The stock had 6.12 Receivables turnover and 0.21 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +23.18, operating margin was +20.50 and Pretax Margin of +16.74.
WEC Energy Group Inc. (WEC) Ownership Facts and Figures
Sometimes it is also beneficial to study the sentiment of large-scale investors towards the stock of the WEC Energy Group Inc. industry. WEC Energy Group Inc.’s current insider ownership accounts for 0.10%, in contrast to 74.60% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Nov 11, this organization’s Executive Chairman sold 4,501 shares at the rate of 105.59, making the entire transaction reach 475,278 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 209,841. Preceding that transaction, on Nov 10, Company’s Executive Chairman sold 10,000 for 105.40, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 1,054,000. This particular insider is now the holder of 209,841 in total.
WEC Energy Group Inc. (WEC) Earnings and Revenue Records
Going through the last 3-months fiscal report unveiled on the 9/29/2020, it has been observed that the corporation posted $0.84 earnings per share (EPS) during the time that was better the consensus figure (set at $0.76) by $0.08. This company achieved a net margin of +15.09 while generating a return on equity of 11.37. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 1.41 per share during the current fiscal year.
WEC Energy Group Inc.’s EPS increase for this current 12-month fiscal period is 7.10% and is forecasted to reach 4.01 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 6.11% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the 6.70% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
WEC Energy Group Inc. (NYSE: WEC) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for WEC Energy Group Inc. (WEC). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 0.40. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 1.64. Alongside those numbers, its PE Ratio stands at $23.75, and its Beta score is 0.11. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 3.87.
In the same vein, WEC’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded 3.81, a figure that is expected to reach 0.73 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 4.01 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of WEC Energy Group Inc. (WEC)
During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 74.81% While, its Average True Range was 1.65.
Raw Stochastic average of WEC Energy Group Inc. (WEC) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 11.36%, which indicates a major fall in contrast to 36.13% during the last 2-weeks. If we go through the volatility metrics of the stock, In the past 14-days, Company’s historic volatility was 16.41% that was lower than 20.44% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.