The top gainers for today include Sempra Energy SRE from the sector Utilities with a gain of 0.21%. The price is $ 112.5, at present and the target price is $ 117.14.
The weekly performance for Sempra Energy is 1.67%, which is not surprising given the gain it made today.
The earnings per share (EPS) growth forecasted for 2016 is currently 10.54%. The earnings per share quarter to quarter growth is 3.10%
The simple 20 day moving average is up by 1.44% and the 52-week low is 22.85%.
The monthly and quarterly performance for Sempra Energy is not as bright as it currently stands at 2.33% and 9.62%. However it is poised to change given the current performance trend.
Sempra Energy has a total market capitalization of 28193.63 with a return on assets (ROA – calculated by dividing the total annual earnings by the company’s total assets – illustrates how profitable a company really is in relation to its total assets) of 3.10%. It has a dividend yield of 2.92% while the payout ratio is 54.20%.
Sempra Energy has a gross margin of 96.80% and an operating margin of 15.30%. The net profit margin stands at 13.40%.
The weekly volatility is 1.08% and the monthly volatility is 1.27%. Volatility is basically a statistical measure of the dispersion of returns for a given security or market index. It can be either be measured by implementing the standard deviation or by simply calculating the variance between returns from that market index.