Stock Jumping Abnormally High: PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL)

PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL) currently has a “Sell” signals on Composite indicators by TrendSpotter. While the Short-Term Technical Indicators for the stock on 7-Day Average Directional Indicator shows “Sell” signal. 10 – 8 Day Moving Average Hilo Channel shows “Hold” signal. While 20-Day Moving Average VS Current Price shows “Sell” Signal.

PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL) lost -0.08 Percent and closed its previous trading session at $26.12. The stock traded with the average Volume of 7.31 Million at the end of last session.

The company reported its last earnings Actual EPS of $0.74/share. While, the analyst predicted that the company could provide an EPS of $0.66/share. Hence the difference between Predicted EPS and Actual EPS reported is $0.08/share which shows an Earnings Surprise of 12.1 Percent.

Sell side analysts plays vital role in buying and selling a stock where 5 analysts rated PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL) as Buy, 1 analysts given Outperform signal, 0 reported Hold, and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell.

The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is -2.49% where SMA50 and SMA200 are -5.52% and -19.2% respectively.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 2.9%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 10.9%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 8.1%.

PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL) currently has a Weekly Volatility of 1.83% percent while its Monthly Volatility is at 1.82% percent. While talking about Performance of the Stock, PPL Corporation currently has a Weekly performance of 1.75%, monthly performance percentage is -5.53 percent, Quarterly performance is -6.48 percent, 6 months performance shows a percent value of -24.55% and Yearly Performance is -32.99 percent.

Company Profile:

Headquartered in Allentown, Pa., PPL Corporation is one of the largest companies in the U.S. utility sector. PPL’s seven high-performing, award-winning utilities serve 10 million customers in the U.S. and United Kingdom. The company and its 13,000 employees are dedicated to providing exceptional customer service and reliability and delivering superior value for shareowners.