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Stocks Raising Investors Eye Brows: Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK), Dynegy Inc. (NYSE:DYN)

Following previous ticker characteristics, Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) also run on active notice, stock price reduced -0.74% after traded at $73.88 in most recent trading session.

Duke Energy has agreed to plead guilty to the 2014 spill of 9,000 gallons of diesel fuel into the Ohio River near Cincinnati, the U.S. Attorney’s office reported Tuesday. Duke Energy Beckjord will plead guilty and be sentenced in federal court Tuesday followingnoon for the Aug. 18, 2014 spill of diesel into the Ohio River near New Richmond, Ohio, according to the office of Benjamin Glassman, U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Ohio.

DUK has price to earnings ratio of 18.59 and the price to current year EPS stands at 15.80%. Whereas the traders who further want to see about this, may be interested to see Price to next year’s EPS that would be -0.43%. The earning yield also gives right direction to lure investment, as the co has 4.63% dividend yield. Moving toward ratio analysis, it has current ratio of 1.10 and quick ratio was calculated as 0.80. The debt to equity ratio appeared as 1.24 for seeing its liquidity position.

Taking notice on volatility measures, price volatility of stock was 1.44% for a week and 1.81% for a month. The price volatility’s Average True Range for 14 days was 1.34. On these bases, analysts would recommend this stock as an “Active Revolving Stocks.” The firm attains analyst recommendation of 2.90 out of 1-5 scale with week’s performance of -1.59%. DUK’s institutional ownership was registered as 57.50%, while insider ownership was 0.07%.

Dynegy Inc. (NYSE:DYN) persists its position slightly strong in context of buying side, while shares price plunged -5.04% during latest trading session.

Narrow down focus to other ratios, the co has current ratio of 2.90 that indicates if DYN lies in 1.3% to 3% then it is acceptable for both active and passive investors, but sometimes its varies industry to industry. Generally, it indicates good short-term financial strength. Street is more conscious on this after SunEdison, Inc. case. To make strengthen these views, the active industry firm has Quick Ratio of 2.40, which indicates firm has sufficient short-term assets to cover its immediate liabilities. In addition, the firm has debt to equity ratio of 5.26, sometimes its remain same with long term debt to equity ratio.

 

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