• Consensus Rating: Moderate Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $32.45
  • Forecasted Upside: 16.07%
  • Number of Analysts: 10
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 4 Hold Ratings
  • 6 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
$27.96
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Analyst Price Target for PPL

Analyst Price Target is $32.45
▲ +16.07% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 10 analysts offering 12 month price targets for PPL in the last 3 months. The average price target is $32.45, with a high forecast of $52.00 and a low forecast of $25.00. The average price target represents a 16.07% upside from the last price of $27.96.

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Current Consensus is Moderate Buy

The current consensus among 10 contributing investment analysts is to moderate buy stock in PPL. This Moderate Buy consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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1/1/2023
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4/1/2023
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6/30/2023
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9/28/2023
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12/27/2023
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3/26/2024
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5/25/2024
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6/24/2024

Latest Recommendations

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Display Ratings By
DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/28/2024Morgan StanleyBoost TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$30.00 ➝ $32.00Low
5/2/2024Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$30.00 ➝ $32.00Low
5/2/2024MizuhoBoost TargetNeutral ➝ Neutral$27.00 ➝ $28.00Low
4/11/2024Bank of AmericaBoost TargetBuy ➝ Buy$29.00 ➝ $30.00Low
4/11/2024Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$30.00 ➝ $31.00Low
3/14/2024BarclaysBoost TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$27.00 ➝ $28.00Low
3/8/2024ArgusUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$30.00Low
2/21/2024Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Outperform$30.00Low
2/20/2024Wells Fargo & CompanyLower TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$32.00 ➝ $30.00Low
1/22/2024BarclaysBoost TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$25.00 ➝ $27.00Low
12/20/2023BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingOutperform$52.00Low
11/21/2023Morgan StanleyBoost TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$28.00 ➝ $30.00Low
10/25/2023Morgan StanleyLower TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$29.00 ➝ $28.00Low
10/24/2023BarclaysLower TargetEqual Weight ➝ Equal Weight$26.00 ➝ $25.00Low
10/9/2023GuggenheimLower Target$31.00 ➝ $27.00Low
10/5/2023CitigroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$42.00Low
10/4/2023UBS GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$29.00 ➝ $25.00Low
10/2/2023Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ OutperformLow
9/6/2023Royal Bank of CanadaLower TargetOutperform ➝ Outperform$33.00 ➝ $30.00Low
8/23/2023Morgan StanleyLower TargetOverweight ➝ Overweight$31.00 ➝ $29.00Low
8/23/2023BarclaysInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$26.00Low
7/21/2023Morgan StanleyBoost TargetOverweight$30.00 ➝ $31.00Low
7/7/2023GuggenheimLower Target$34.00 ➝ $31.00Low
4/20/2023Morgan StanleyBoost TargetOverweight$29.00 ➝ $32.00Low
3/21/2023Morgan StanleyLower TargetOverweight$31.00 ➝ $29.00Low
3/20/2023MizuhoLower Target$32.00 ➝ $28.00Low
2/22/2023Morgan StanleyLower TargetOverweight$33.00 ➝ $31.00Low
1/23/2023Morgan StanleyBoost TargetOverweight$32.00 ➝ $33.00Low
1/18/2023BarclaysInitiated CoverageEqual WeightLow
1/12/2023MizuhoBoost TargetNeutral$30.00 ➝ $32.00Low
12/15/2022Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$32.00Low
12/14/2022Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Target$34.00Low
12/14/2022UBS GroupBoost Target$33.00Low
11/11/2022Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$24.00 ➝ $26.00Low
10/24/2022GuggenheimLower Target$33.00 ➝ $27.00Low
10/21/2022Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$30.00 ➝ $24.00Low
10/19/2022Wells Fargo & CompanyLower TargetOverweight$34.00 ➝ $30.00Low
10/6/2022Seaport Res PtnUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyLow
8/15/2022Bank of AmericaUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$29.00 ➝ $33.00Low
8/9/2022Evercore ISIBoost Target$32.00N/A
7/21/2022Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$26.00 ➝ $28.00Low
7/14/2022MizuhoLower TargetNeutral$30.00 ➝ $29.00Low
7/7/2022Evercore ISIUpgradeIn-Line ➝ Outperform$31.00 ➝ $30.00N/A
6/16/2022Credit Suisse GroupLower TargetOutperform$33.00 ➝ $29.00Low
6/7/2022Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost Target$33.00 ➝ $34.00High
5/30/2022The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ BuyLow
5/23/2022Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$32.00 ➝ $31.00Low
4/25/2022Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageOutperform$33.00Medium
4/20/2022Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$31.00 ➝ $32.00Low
4/4/2022ArgusDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldLow
3/22/2022Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$30.00 ➝ $31.00Low
3/9/2022Wolfe ResearchUpgradePeer Perform ➝ Outperform$28.00 ➝ $30.00Medium
3/2/2022Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost TargetEqual Weight$40.00 ➝ $43.00Low
2/24/2022MizuhoLower TargetNeutral$30.00 ➝ $27.00Low
2/22/2022Wells Fargo & CompanyLower TargetOverweight$34.00 ➝ $31.00High
2/22/2022Royal Bank of CanadaUpgradeSector Perform ➝ Outperform$32.00 ➝ $31.00High
1/26/2022MizuhoLower Target$31.00 ➝ $30.00Low
1/18/2022Bank of AmericaBoost TargetNeutral$28.00 ➝ $31.00Low
12/21/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$30.00 ➝ $32.00Medium
11/22/2021Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$33.00 ➝ $30.00High
9/17/2021Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$34.00 ➝ $33.00High
9/10/2021CitigroupBoost TargetNeutral$30.00 ➝ $33.00Low
9/1/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ Overweight$22.00 ➝ $34.00Medium
8/19/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$32.00 ➝ $34.00Low
8/18/2021Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeNeutral$42.00 ➝ $46.00Low
8/9/2021Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetOutperform$42.00 ➝ $48.00Low
7/20/2021Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$33.00 ➝ $32.00Low
7/7/2021MizuhoLower TargetNeutral$30.00 ➝ $29.00Low
6/18/2021CIBCUpgradeOutperformer$39.00 ➝ $47.00High
5/13/2021Wells Fargo & CompanyBoost TargetEqual Weight$36.00 ➝ $37.00Low
5/5/2021Tudor PickeringReiterated RatingBuyMedium
4/20/2021Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$32.00 ➝ $33.00Low
3/19/2021MizuhoBoost Target$29.50 ➝ $30.00Medium
3/15/2021Wolfe ResearchReiterated RatingOutperform ➝ Peer Perform$29.00N/A
3/9/2021Wolfe ResearchDowngradeOutperform ➝ Peer Perform$29.00High
1/27/2021Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetOutperform$40.00 ➝ $42.00Medium
12/15/2020Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$34.00 ➝ $32.00Low
12/15/2020Stifel NicolausDowngradeMarket Perform$36.00 ➝ $34.00Medium
12/15/2020BMO Capital MarketsDowngradeMarket Perform$36.00 ➝ $34.00Medium
11/30/2020Bank of AmericaDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$30.00Medium
11/17/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$32.00 ➝ $34.00Medium
11/16/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyLower TargetOverweight$42.00 ➝ $37.00Medium
11/9/2020National Bank FinancialDowngradeSector PerformHigh
11/6/2020BMO Capital MarketsLower TargetOutperform$37.00 ➝ $36.00Low
10/20/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$31.00 ➝ $32.00Low
10/5/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$30.00 ➝ $31.00Low
8/19/2020MizuhoDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$28.50 ➝ $29.50Low
8/14/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$29.00 ➝ $30.00Low
8/11/2020UBS GroupBoost TargetBuy$30.00 ➝ $31.00Medium
8/11/2020CitigroupBoost TargetNeutral$25.00 ➝ $30.00Low
7/17/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$27.00 ➝ $29.00Low
6/17/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual Weight$26.00 ➝ $27.00Low
6/12/2020Bank of AmericaBoost TargetNeutral$26.00 ➝ $27.00Medium
6/8/2020UBS GroupBoost TargetBuy$35.00 ➝ $37.00High
5/29/2020MizuhoUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$30.00Low
5/15/2020Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$30.00 ➝ $26.00High
5/14/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetOverweight$37.00 ➝ $39.00High
5/12/2020CfraLower TargetBuy$55.00 ➝ $44.00High
5/11/2020Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetOutperform$26.00 ➝ $40.00Medium
5/11/2020BarclaysDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal WeightMedium
5/8/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal WeightLow
4/15/2020Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual Weight$33.00 ➝ $30.00Low
4/14/2020Wells Fargo & CompanyLower TargetOverweight$40.00 ➝ $38.00Medium
4/3/2020UBS GroupLower TargetBuy$37.00 ➝ $35.00Low
4/2/2020CitigroupLower TargetNeutral$36.00 ➝ $25.00Medium
3/5/2020BarclaysInitiated CoverageOverweight$54.00Low
2/19/2020Evercore ISIInitiated CoverageHold$36.50Low
2/14/2020CfraBoost TargetStrong-Buy$37.00 ➝ $40.00Low
1/27/2020CitigroupBoost TargetNeutral$33.00 ➝ $36.00Medium
1/20/2020Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingHold$33.00Low
1/10/2020ArgusReiterated RatingBuy$34.00 ➝ $39.00Low
1/10/2020UBS GroupBoost TargetNeutral$49.00 ➝ $51.00Low
1/7/2020GuggenheimUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyLow
12/20/2019UBS GroupBoost TargetBuy$37.00 ➝ $40.00Low
12/19/2019Wells Fargo & CompanyInitiated CoverageEqual Weight$50.00Low
12/16/2019SunTrust BanksBoost TargetBuy$37.00 ➝ $40.00Medium
10/23/2019MacquarieUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Neutral$27.00 ➝ $32.50Medium
8/16/2019Morgan StanleySet TargetHold$30.00Low
8/7/2019Evercore ISISet TargetHold$31.00Medium
8/7/2019GMP SecuritiesReiterated RatingAverage$59.00Low
8/7/2019Bank of AmericaUpgradeUnderperform ➝ NeutralLow
(Data available from 6/24/2019 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.44 (Hold)

Our news sentiment rating is based on the average sentiment of articles about this company published in the media in the last 30 days of headlines and can range from 2 (very positive sentiment) to -2 (very negative sentiment).

News Sentiment Over Time

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  • 3 very positive mentions
  • 10 positive mentions
  • 1 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
11/27/2023
  • 5 very positive mentions
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  • 0 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
12/27/2023
  • 1 very positive mentions
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  • 0 negative mentions
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1/26/2024
  • 8 very positive mentions
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  • 0 negative mentions
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2/25/2024
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3/26/2024
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4/25/2024
  • 3 very positive mentions
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5/25/2024
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6/24/2024

Current Sentiment

  • 1 very positive mentions
  • 2 positive mentions
  • 0 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions

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PPL Corporation, an energy company, focuses on providing electricity and natural gas to approximately 3.6 million customers in the United States. It operates through three segments: Kentucky Regulated, Pennsylvania Regulated, and Rhode Island Regulated. The company delivers electricity to customers in Pennsylvania, Kentucky, Virginia, and Rhode Island; delivers natural gas to customers in Kentucky and Rhode Island; and generates electricity from power plants in Kentucky. PPL Corporation was founded in 1920 and is headquartered in Allentown, Pennsylvania.
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Today's Range

Now: $27.96
Low: $27.92
High: $28.31

50 Day Range

MA: $28.26
Low: $26.01
High: $29.84

52 Week Range

Now: $27.96
Low: $22.20
High: $29.89

Volume

6,467,800 shs

Average Volume

4,892,463 shs

Market Capitalization

$20.63 billion

P/E Ratio

27.15

Dividend Yield

3.67%

Beta

0.82

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of PPL?

The following sell-side analysts have issued reports on PPL in the last year: Argus, Bank of America Co., Barclays PLC, BMO Capital Markets, Citigroup Inc., Guggenheim, Mizuho, Morgan Stanley, Royal Bank of Canada, StockNews.com, TheStreet, UBS Group AG, and Wells Fargo & Company.
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What is the current price target for PPL?

11 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for PPL in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $32.45, suggesting a possible upside of 16.1%. BMO Capital Markets has the highest price target set, predicting PPL will reach $52.00 in the next twelve months. UBS Group AG has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $25.00 for PPL in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for PPL?

PPL currently has 4 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Moderate Buy."
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How do I contact PPL's investor relations team?

PPL's physical mailing address is TWO N NINTH ST, ALLENTOWN PA, 18101. The utilities provider's listed phone number is (610) 774-5151 and its investor relations email address is [email protected]. The official website for PPL is www.pplweb.com. Learn More about contacing PPL investor relations.