Zacks Rating on Scana Corporation (SCG)

Scana Corporation (SCG) has an average broker rating of 2.04, which is interpreted as a Buy, as rated by 7 equity analysts. Nonetheless, 4 analysts are positive on the stocks future and they recommend a Strong Buy on the stock. Nevertheless, the majority of 2 analysts consider that the stock is a Hold with neither a large upside nor a downside. Ranking by Zacks Investment Research for Coach Inc is 2, which is also a Buy. 1 brokerage firm advices Strong Sell on the share due to lack of confidence about the future of the company.

Scana Corporation (SCG) : 4 Wall Street analysts covering Scana Corporation (SCG) believe that the average level the stock could reach for the short term is $72.75. The maximum price target given is $84 and the minimum target for short term is around $61, hence the standard deviation is calculated at $9.43.


Shares of SCANA Corp. appreciated by 1.97% during the last five trading days but lost 2.63% on a 4-week basis. SCANA Corp. is up 6.33% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 21.9%. Scana Corporation (NYSE:SCG): On Tuesdays trading session , Opening price of the stock was $72.92 with an intraday high of $73.15. The bears continued to sell at higher levels and eventually sold the stock down to an intraday low of $72.49. However, the stock managed to close at $72.5, a loss of 0.36% for the day. On the previous day, the stock had closed at $72.76. The total traded volume of the day was 371,377 shares.

SCANA Corporation is a holding company. SCANA, through its subsidiaries, is engaged in the generation, transmission, distribution and sale of electricity in South Carolina and in the purchase, transmission and sale of natural gas in North Carolina and South Carolina. Through other wholly owned non-regulated subsidiaries, SCANA markets natural gas to retail customers in Georgia and to wholesale customers primarily in the southeast, and also provides fiber optic and other telecommunications services. The Company operates through the following segments: Electric Operations, Gas Distribution, Retail Gas Marketing and All Other. Electric Operations primarily generates, transmits and distributes electricity. Gas Distribution purchases and sells natural gas, primarily at retail. Retail Gas Marketing markets natural gas in Georgia. Energy Marketing markets natural gas to industrial and commercial customers and municipalities. All Other comprises the holding company and its subsidiaries.

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