WEC Energy Group Inc. (NYSE: WEC) open the trading on May 11, 2022, with great promise as it jumped 1.08% to $101.75. During the day, the stock rose to $103.265 and sunk to $100.82 before settling in for the price of $100.66 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, WEC posted a 52-week range of $86.84-$106.82.
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The Utilities Sector giants’ yearly sales growth during the last 5-year period was 2.20%. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was 6.80%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is 8.40%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $315.40 million, simultaneously with a float of $315.04 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $32.23 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $99.39, while the 200-day Moving Average is $94.53.
Let’s gauge the efficiency of the firm, which has a total of 6938 employees. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +21.30, operating margin was +18.77 and Pretax Margin of +18.02.
WEC Energy Group Inc. (WEC) Ownership Facts and Figures
Sometimes it helps to make our mind if we keep our tabs on how bigger investors are working with the stock of the Utilities – Regulated Electric industry. WEC Energy Group Inc.’s current insider ownership accounts for 0.10%, in contrast to 74.80% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Nov 22, this organization’s Pres. WI Utilities sold 8,265 shares at the rate of 91.04, making the entire transaction reach 752,409 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 5,806. Preceding that transaction, on Nov 11, Company’s Director sold 1,200 for 89.50, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 107,398. This particular insider is now the holder of 21,466 in total.
WEC Energy Group Inc. (WEC) Earnings and Revenue Records
So, what does the last quarter earnings report of the company that was made public on 3/30/2022 suggests? It has posted $1.79 earnings per share (EPS) beating the forecaster’s viewpoint (set at $1.67) by $0.12. This company achieved a net margin of +15.65 while generating a return on equity of 12.14. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 0.94 per share during the current fiscal year.
WEC Energy Group Inc.’s EPS increase for this current 12-month fiscal period is 8.40% and is forecasted to reach 4.59 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 6.06% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the 6.80% 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 0.70. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 2.28. Alongside those numbers, its PE Ratio stands at $23.73, and its Beta score is 0.27. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 3.78.
In the same vein, WEC’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded 4.29, a figure that is expected to reach 0.86 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 4.59 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of WEC Energy Group Inc. (WEC)
[WEC Energy Group Inc., WEC] recent stats showed that its last 5-days Average volume was superior the volume it posted in the year-ago period. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 59.84% While, its Average True Range was 2.40.
Raw Stochastic average of WEC Energy Group Inc. (WEC) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 74.24%, which indicates a major rise in contrast to 44.88% 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 18.79% that was higher than 17.78% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.