Dupont Capital Management Corp boosted its holdings in SCANA Co. (NYSE:SCG) by 241.1% during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 2,985 shares of the utilities provider’s stock after buying an additional 2,110 shares during the period. Dupont Capital Management Corp’s holdings in SCANA were worth $119,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in SCG. Jennison Associates LLC acquired a new position in SCANA in the fourth quarter valued at approximately $69,408,000. Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC raised its holdings in SCANA by 139.2% in the third quarter. Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC now owns 2,682,139 shares of the utilities provider’s stock worth $130,057,000 after purchasing an additional 1,560,863 shares during the period. Bank of New York Mellon Corp raised its holdings in SCANA by 67.6% in the third quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 2,170,207 shares of the utilities provider’s stock worth $105,234,000 after purchasing an additional 875,095 shares during the period. Prudential Financial Inc. raised its holdings in SCANA by 183.7% in the third quarter. Prudential Financial Inc. now owns 1,044,106 shares of the utilities provider’s stock worth $50,629,000 after purchasing an additional 676,055 shares during the period. Finally, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC acquired a new stake in SCANA in the third quarter worth $9,985,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 67.97% of the company’s stock.

Shares of SCANA Co. (NYSE:SCG) opened at $36.30 on Monday. The company has a current ratio of 0.88, a quick ratio of 0.77 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.12. SCANA Co. has a 12-month low of $35.04 and a 12-month high of $71.28. The stock has a market cap of $5,180.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 11.49, a PEG ratio of 3.36 and a beta of 0.20.

SCG has been the topic of several analyst reports. Bank of America initiated coverage on shares of SCANA in a report on Tuesday, October 24th. They issued a “neutral” rating and a $49.00 target price on the stock. TheStreet lowered shares of SCANA from a “b-” rating to a “c+” rating in a report on Monday, October 23rd. Edward Jones upgraded shares of SCANA from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Monday, November 13th. Guggenheim upgraded shares of SCANA from a “sell” rating to a “neutral” rating in a report on Thursday, November 16th. They noted that the move was a valuation call. Finally, ValuEngine upgraded shares of SCANA from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, December 1st. Four analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have issued a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $52.06.

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About SCANA

SCANA Corporation is a holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, is engaged in the generation, transmission, distribution and sale of electricity in South Carolina. The Company operates through segments, including Electric Operations, Gas Distribution, Gas Marketing and All Other. The Company is engaged in the purchase, transmission and sale of natural gas in North Carolina and South Carolina.

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for SCANA (NYSE:SCG)

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