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SymbolPriceYieldDescription
PPLPRU0.002.27PPL --- 9 1/2 % Corporate Units 2010-1.7.18 Cons of USD 1000 N 4.625 % JrSN 2018+Purch Cont

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Ratios

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P/E(ttm) 12.90
PPL's P/E(ttm) is ranked higher than
90% of the 995 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 20.10 vs. PPL: 12.90 )
PPL' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 9.36   Max: 30.5
Current: 12.9

9.36
30.5
Forward P/E 14.43
PPL's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
79% of the 995 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 17.67 vs. PPL: 14.43 )
N/A
PE(NRI) 14.40
PPL's PE(NRI) is ranked higher than
88% of the 995 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 20.10 vs. PPL: 14.40 )
PPL' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 9.34   Max: 27.49
Current: 14.4

9.34
27.49
P/B 1.70
PPL's P/B is ranked higher than
72% of the 995 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.63 vs. PPL: 1.70 )
PPL' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 1.38   Max: 3.76
Current: 1.7

1.38
3.76
P/S 1.90
PPL's P/S is ranked higher than
61% of the 995 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.59 vs. PPL: 1.90 )
PPL' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 1.06   Max: 3.33
Current: 1.9

1.06
3.33
POCF 6.72
PPL's POCF is ranked higher than
83% of the 995 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 7.80 vs. PPL: 6.72 )
PPL' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 3.99   Max: 13.25
Current: 6.72

3.99
13.25
EV-to-EBIT 13.06
PPL's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
90% of the 995 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 17.89 vs. PPL: 13.06 )
PPL' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 9.7   Max: 22
Current: 13.06

9.7
22
PEG 2.72
PPL's PEG is ranked higher than
90% of the 995 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 0.00 vs. PPL: 2.72 )
PPL' s 10-Year PEG Range
Min: 1.5   Max: 84.74
Current: 2.72

1.5
84.74
Shiller P/E 15.40
PPL's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
90% of the 995 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 24.66 vs. PPL: 15.40 )
PPL' s 10-Year Shiller P/E Range
Min: 10.31   Max: 29.71
Current: 15.4

10.31
29.71
Current Ratio 0.83
PPL's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
68% of the 928 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.06 vs. PPL: 0.83 )
PPL' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 0.57   Max: 1.27
Current: 0.83

0.57
1.27
Quick Ratio 0.72
PPL's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
69% of the 928 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 0.96 vs. PPL: 0.72 )
PPL' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 0.48   Max: 1.14
Current: 0.72

0.48
1.14
Days Inventory 51.69
PPL's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
70% of the 995 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 31.34 vs. PPL: 51.69 )
PPL' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 23.9   Max: 173.17
Current: 51.69

23.9
173.17
Days Sales Outstanding 34.52
PPL's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
87% of the 995 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 61.63 vs. PPL: 34.52 )
PPL' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 22.93   Max: 56.38
Current: 34.52

22.93
56.38

Dividend & Buy Back

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industry
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history
Dividend Yield 4.50
PPL's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
72% of the 828 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 3.31 vs. PPL: 4.50 )
PPL' s 10-Year Dividend Yield Range
Min: 2.26   Max: 5.7
Current: 4.5

2.26
5.7
Dividend Payout 0.63
PPL's Dividend Payout is ranked higher than
79% of the 995 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 0.71 vs. PPL: 0.63 )
PPL' s 10-Year Dividend Payout Range
Min: 0.31   Max: 1.28
Current: 0.63

0.31
1.28
Dividend growth (3y) 2.10
PPL's Dividend growth (3y) is ranked higher than
75% of the 583 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 3.40 vs. PPL: 2.10 )
PPL' s 10-Year Dividend growth (3y) Range
Min: -15.7   Max: 15.7
Current: 2.1

-15.7
15.7
Yield on cost (5-Year) 4.87
PPL's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
70% of the 834 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 3.64 vs. PPL: 4.87 )
PPL' s 10-Year Yield on cost (5-Year) Range
Min: 2.45   Max: 6.17
Current: 4.87

2.45
6.17
Share Buyback Rate -6.50
PPL's Share Buyback Rate is ranked higher than
67% of the 607 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: -1.40 vs. PPL: -6.50 )
PPL' s 10-Year Share Buyback Rate Range
Min: 4.2   Max: -15.6
Current: -6.5

Valuation & Return

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industry
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Price/Tangible Book 2.50
PPL's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
69% of the 995 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 2.40 vs. PPL: 2.50 )
PPL' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 1.35   Max: 4.59
Current: 2.5

1.35
4.59
Price/DCF (Projected) 2.70
PPL's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked higher than
78% of the 995 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 3.50 vs. PPL: 2.70 )
PPL' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 0.7   Max: 2.93
Current: 2.7

0.7
2.93
Price/Median PS Value 1.10
PPL's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
73% of the 995 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. PPL: 1.10 )
PPL' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.45   Max: 1.84
Current: 1.1

0.45
1.84
Price/Graham Number 1.30
PPL's Price/Graham Number is ranked higher than
81% of the 995 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 1.67 vs. PPL: 1.30 )
PPL' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 0.73   Max: 1.96
Current: 1.3

0.73
1.96
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) 7.60
PPL's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) is ranked higher than
88% of the 935 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 5.80 vs. PPL: 7.60 )
PPL' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) Range
Min: 4.6   Max: 10.3
Current: 7.6

4.6
10.3
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -2.23
PPL's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
69% of the 691 Companies
in the Global Utilities - Diversified industry.

( Industry Median: 3.69 vs. PPL: -2.23 )
PPL' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -2.8   Max: 12.4
Current: -2.23

-2.8
12.4

Business Description

Industry: Utilities - Regulated » Utilities - Diversified
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Traded in other countries:PP9.Germany,
PPL Corp is incorporated in Pennsylvania in 1994. The Company is an energy and utility holding company. Through subsidiaries, it generates electricity from power plants in the northeastern, northwestern and southeastern U.S., markets wholesale and retail energy in the northeastern and northwestern portions of the U.S., delivers electricity to customers in Pennsylvania, Kentucky, Virginia, Tennessee and the U.K. and delivers natural gas to customers in Kentucky. It is organized into four reportable segments namely Kentucky Regulated, UK Regulated, Pennsylvania Regulated and Supply segment. Kentucky Regulated Segment (PPL) consists of the operations of LKE, which owns and operates regulated public utilities engaged in the generation, transmission, distribution and sale of electricity and the distribution and sale of natural gas, representing primarily the activities of LG&E and KU. The Kentucky Regulated segment also includes interest expense related to the 2010 Equity Units that were issued to partially finance the acquisition of LKE. International Regulated Segment (PPL) Includes WPD, a regulated electricity distribution company in the U.K. WPD, through indirect wholly owned subsidiaries, operates four of the 15 distribution networks providing electricity service in the U.K. Pennsylvania Regulated Segment (PPL) includes the regulated electric delivery operations of PPL Electric. PPL Electric delivers electricity to approximately 1.4 million customers in a 10,000-square mile territory in 29 counties of eastern and central Pennsylvania. PPL Electric also provides electricity supply in this territory as a PLR. PPL Electric is authorized to provide electric public utility service throughout its service area as a result of grants by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in corporate charters to PPL Electric and companies to which it has succeeded and as a result of certification by the PUC. PPL Electric is subject to regulation as a public utility by the PUC, and certain of its transmission activities are subject to the jurisdiction of the FERC under the Federal Power Act. The Company is subject to certain existing and developing federal, regional, state and local laws and regulations with respect to air and water quality, land use and other environmental matters.
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