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WEC Energy Group Inc (WEC) Stock: How Does it Score on Valuation Metrics?

Friday, December 08, 2023 03:33 PM | InvestorsObserver Analysts

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WEC Energy Group Inc (WEC) Stock: How Does it Score on Valuation Metrics?

InvestorsObserver gives WEC Energy Group Inc (WEC) a weak valuation score of 28 from its analysis. The proprietary scoring system considers the underlying health of a company by analyzing its stock price, earnings, and growth rate. WEC currently holds a better value than 28% of stocks based on these metrics. Long term investors focused on buying-and-holding should find the valuation ranking system most relevant when making investment decisions.

Valuation Rank - 28
WEC gets a 28 Valuation Rank today. Find out what this means to you and get the rest of the rankings on WEC!

Metrics Analysis

WEC has a trailing twelve month Price to Earnings (PE) ratio of 19.6. The historical average of roughly 15 shows a average value for WEC stock as investors are paying fair share prices relative to the company's earnings. WEC's average trailing PE ratio shows that the firm has been trading around its fair market value recently. Its trailing 12-month earnings per share (EPS) of 4.32 justifies the stock's current price. However, trailing PE ratios do not factor in the company's projected growth rate, resulting in many newer firms having high PE ratios due to high growth potential enticing investors despite inadequate earnings.
WEC currently has a 12-month-forward-PE-to-Growth (PEG) ratio of 3.07. The market is currently overvaluing WEC in relation to its projected growth due to the PEG ratio being above the fair market value of 1. WEC's PEG comes from its forward price to earnings ratio being divided by its growth rate. Because PEG ratios include more fundamentals of a company's overall health with additional focus on the future, they are one of the most used valuation metrics by analysts.

Summary

WEC' has a weak valuation at its current share price on account of a overvalued PEG ratio due to strong growth. WEC's PE and PEG are worse than the market average leading to a below average valuation score. Click Here to get the full Report on WEC Energy Group Inc (WEC) stock.

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