PPL - PPL Corporation

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
30.86
+0.41 (+1.35%)
At close: 4:02PM EDT

30.80 -0.06 (-0.19%)
After hours: 7:46PM EDT

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Previous Close30.45
Open30.39
Bid30.45 x 1800
Ask30.80 x 29200
Day's Range30.25 - 30.99
52 Week Range25.30 - 38.19
Volume3,639,497
Avg. Volume4,615,069
Market Cap22.206B
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.58
PE Ratio (TTM)15.31
EPS (TTM)2.02
Earnings DateNov 1, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield1.64 (5.42%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-09-07
1y Target Est31.27
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