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Fortis Company Profile (TSE:FTS)

Consensus Ratings for Fortis (TSE:FTS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Rating(s), 5 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.63)
Consensus Price Target: C$44.78

Analysts' Ratings History for Fortis (TSE:FTS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
5/4/2016RBC CapitalLower Price TargetOutperformC$50.00 -> C$48.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/15/2016BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetC$45.00 -> C$46.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/10/2016TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuyC$46.00 -> C$48.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/10/2016Credit SuisseDowngradeNeutralC$42.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/10/2016CIBCBoost Price TargetSector OutperformerC$42.00 -> C$44.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/4/2016CSFBBoost Price TargetC$44.00 -> C$46.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/4/2016BarclaysBoost Price TargetEqual WeightC$39.00 -> C$40.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/9/2015National Bank FinancialReiterated RatingSector PerformC$43.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/9/2015ScotiabankBoost Price TargetOutperformC$43.00 -> C$46.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 6/26/2014 forward)
Earnings History for Fortis (TSE:FTS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
7/29/2016        
7/31/2015Q2$0.44$0.36ViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/4/2014$0.26$0.22ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/9/2014$0.65$0.64ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
Earnings Estimates for Fortis (TSE:FTS)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$0.66$0.66$0.66
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
Dividend History for Fortis (TSE:FTS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
2/17/2016quarterlyC$0.383.85%5/16/20165/18/20166/1/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/16/2015quarterlyC$0.383.85%2/12/20162/17/20163/1/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/29/2015quarterlyC$0.383.84%11/16/201511/18/201512/1/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/6/2015quarterlyC$0.343.72%8/17/20158/19/20159/1/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/18/2015quarterlyC$0.343.42%5/15/20155/19/20156/1/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/17/2014quarterlyC$0.343.28%2/12/20152/17/20153/1/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/22/2014QuarterlyC$0.323.7%10/22/201412/1/201412/1/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/13/2014QuarterlyC$0.323.79%8/13/20149/1/20149/1/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/13/2014quarterlyC$0.323.98%5/14/20145/16/20146/1/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/9/2013quarterlyC$0.324.28%2/12/20142/14/20143/1/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/20/2013quarterlyC$0.315/17/20136/1/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/11/2012quarterlyC$0.312/14/20133/1/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Insider Trading History for Fortis (TSE:FTS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
4/7/2016Karen J GosseInsiderBuy100C$40.00C$4,000.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/22/2016Nora DukeInsiderSell28,096C$40.25C$1,130,864.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/8/2016Nora DukeInsiderSell13,470C$40.00C$538,800.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/29/2016Christopher F ScottDirectorBuy400C$37.77C$15,108.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/24/2016Barry PerryDirectorBuy385C$37.95C$14,610.75Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/21/2015Karl W SmithInsiderSell32,280C$39.36C$1,270,605.36Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/20/2015James SpinneyInsiderSell27,103C$39.00C$1,057,017.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/7/2015Jamie RobertsDirectorSell8,373C$38.60C$323,206.17Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/10/2015Tracey Colleen BallDirectorBuy4,600C$34.90C$160,540.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/3/2015David Gerard HutchensDirectorBuy8,888C$26.70C$237,308.71Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/10/2015Michael A MulcahyDirectorSell1,647C$39.46C$64,990.62Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/26/2015Earl LudlowInsiderSell34,706C$39.73C$1,378,973.50Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/2/2015James SpinneyInsiderBuy1,413C$0.00C$0.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/20/2015Michael Arnold PaveyDirectorSell12,000C$40.02C$480,247.20Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/27/2014David BennettInsiderSell23,694C$39.14C$927,442.40Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/27/2014David NorrisDirectorSell7,352C$39.06C$287,175.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/25/2014Karl W SmithInsiderSell4,000C$38.86C$155,450.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/24/2014Karl W SmithInsiderSell6,300C$38.87C$244,886.67Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/12/2014Karl W SmithInsiderSell40,748C$37.75C$1,538,237.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Latest Headlines for Fortis (TSE:FTS)
DateHeadline
06/24/16 04:13 PMFortis' Preference Shares, Series H Yield Pushes Past 4.5%
06/23/16 03:16 PMForm 425 ITC Holdings Corp. Filed by: Fortis Inc.
06/23/16 07:03 AMITC Shareholders Approve Fortis Inc. Acquisition of ITC Holdings Corp. - Marketwired (press release)
06/22/16 03:39 PMITC SHAREHOLDERS APPROVE FORTIS INC. ACQUISITION OF ITC HOLDINGS CORP. - [at noodls] - NOVI, Mich., June 22, 2016 - At the ITC Holdings Corp. ('ITC') (NYSE:ITC) Special Meeting of Shareholders held today in Novi, Michigan, shareholders approved the acquisition of ITC by Fortis Inc. ('Fortis') ...
06/21/16 08:46 AMYawn All the Way to the Bank With Fortis Inc. and BCE Inc. - The Motley Fool Canada
06/13/16 03:51 PMFortisBC Tilbury LNG expansion creating jobs and benefiting local communities
06/13/16 05:18 AMFortis : Enters Into Liquefied Natural Gas Supply Agreement With Hawaiian Electric
06/13/16 04:49 AMFortis Enters Into Liquefied Natural Gas Supply Agreement With Hawaiian Electric - [at noodls] - Twenty-year agreement would see Hawaiian Electric Companies Inc. import 800,000 metric tons of liquefied natural gas annually from the Tilbury liquefied natural gas facility in Delta, British Columbia ...
06/09/16 04:14 PMRRSP Investors: 2 Dividend-Growth Stocks to Help You Retire Rich - The Motley Fool Canada
06/08/16 04:20 PM2 Reasons Why Fortis Inc. Is My Top Utility - The Motley Fool Canada
06/06/16 04:30 PMETF’s with exposure to Fortis, Inc. (Canada) : June 6, 2016 -
06/06/16 04:00 PM3 Cheap Stocks With Great Dividends to Consider Today - The Motley Fool Canada
06/01/16 04:24 PMUtilities May Seem Boring, but Fortis Inc. Is Definitely Not - The Motley Fool Canada - Utilities May Seem Boring, but Fortis Inc. Is Definitely NotThe Motley Fool CanadaHowever, Fortis Inc. (TSX:FTS) found a way around that boring persona and has made it possible for investors to experience growth while owning a very secure utility. Essentially, Fortis has been buying up other large utilities, so it can spread its ...
05/31/16 04:15 PMHow to Turn Your Savings into a High-Income Stream - The Motley Fool Canada - How to Turn Your Savings into a High-Income StreamThe Motley Fool CanadaFortis Inc. (TSX:FTS) is one of the top two companies, and it has increased its dividend for more than 40 consecutive years. Its regulated assets are well diversified geographically and across different jurisdictions primarily in the U.S. and Canada ...
05/27/16 08:17 PMWere Analysts Bullish Fortis Inc (TSE:FTS) This Week? - Wall Street Hints and News - Were Analysts Bullish Fortis Inc (TSE:FTS) This Week?Wall Street Hints and NewsOut of 8 analysts covering Fortis Incorporated (TSE:FTS), 6 rate it a “Buy”, 0 “Sell”, while 2 “Hold”. This means 75% are positive. Fortis Incorporated has been the topic of 13 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc ...
05/23/16 07:11 PMWhy Fortis Inc. Is 1 of the Best Kept Secrets on the Market - The Motley Fool Canada - Why Fortis Inc. Is 1 of the Best Kept Secrets on the MarketThe Motley Fool CanadaThere's no shortage of companies to invest in. Investors often look for the best options to meet their portfolio goals and often wind up adding some of the more popular companies that everyone knows. Fortis Inc. (TSX:FTS) is a company that lacks much ...
05/23/16 12:29 PMWhy Fortis Inc. Is 1 of the Best Kept Secrets on the Market - Fortis Inc. (TSX:FTS) is a company that lacks much of the fanfare of most companies. It is a utility company, and the service that Fortis provides is one that is taken for granted and often overlooked by investors. As boring as Fortis is portrayed ...
05/20/16 07:08 PMFortis : enters in Liquefied Natural Gas Supply Agreement with Hawaiian Electric - Release date- 19052016 - Fortis Inc. (TSX:FTS) announced today that Fortis Hawaii Energy Inc., an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary, entered into an agreement with Hawaiian Electric Company, Inc., to export liquefied natural gas to Hawaii to be used for ...
05/20/16 12:45 AMFortis signs LNG offtake agreement with Hawaiian power company - The first shipments of liquefied natural gas from B.C. may not be going to Asia, but Hawaii. Fortis Inc. (TSX:FTS) has signed a 20-year agreement with Hawaiian Electric Company, Inc. to ship 800,000 metric tonnes of LNG annually to Hawaii, where it will be ...
05/20/16 12:45 AMB.C. minister applauds LNG agreement between Fortis, Hawaiian Electric - VICTORIA - Energy company Fortis Inc. (TSX:FTS) has signed an agreement to provide liquefied natural gas from British Columbia to the Hawaiian Islands. B.C.'s minister of natural gas development Rich Coleman says the agreement between Fortis and Hawaiian ...
05/19/16 07:12 PMAre Analysts Bullish Fortis Inc (TSE:FTS) After Last Week? - Wall Street Hints and News - Are Analysts Bullish Fortis Inc (TSE:FTS) After Last Week?Wall Street Hints and NewsOut of 7 analysts covering Fortis Incorporated (TSE:FTS), 6 rate it a “Buy”, 0 “Sell”, while 2 “Hold”. This means 75% are positive. Fortis Incorporated has been the topic of 13 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc ...
05/19/16 04:22 PMITC Holdings Corp. Sets Special Shareholder Meeting Date To Vote On Transaction With Fortis Inc. - [at noodls] - NOVI, Mich., May 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- ITC Holdings Corp. (NYSE: ITC) announced that it will hold a special meeting of its shareholders on June 22, 2016 at which shareholders will be asked to adopt ...
05/19/16 08:07 AMFortis, Inc. (Canada) breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : FTS-CA : May 19, 2016 -
05/19/16 07:32 AMFortis enters in Liquefied Natural Gas Supply Agreement with Hawaiian Electric - [at noodls] - ​St. John's, NL and Surrey, BC (May 19, 2016) Fortis Inc. ('Fortis') (TSX:FTS) announced today that Fortis Hawaii Energy Inc. ('Fortis Hawaii'), an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary, entered into an agreement ...
05/16/16 06:53 PMIs Fortis Inc. or Emera Inc. the Better Buy Today? - Fortis Inc. (TSX:FTS) and Emera Inc. (TSX:EMA) are two of North America’s largest electric and gas utilities companies, and both of their stocks represent very attractive long-term investment opportunities today. However, the laws of diversification ...
05/16/16 12:37 PMIs Fortis Inc. or Emera Inc. the Better Buy Today? - The Motley Fool Canada - Is Fortis Inc. or Emera Inc. the Better Buy Today?The Motley Fool CanadaFortis Inc. (TSX:FTS) and Emera Inc. (TSX:EMA) are two of North America's largest electric and gas utilities companies, and both of their stocks represent very attractive long-term investment opportunities today. However, the laws of diversification ...
05/14/16 01:03 AMEx-Div Reminder for Fortis (FTS) - On 5/16/16, Fortis Inc. (Toronto: FTS) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.375, payable on 6/1/16. As a percentage of FTS’s recent stock price of $40.66, this dividend works out to approximately 0.92%, so look for shares of Fortis ...
05/13/16 12:18 AMDutch Government Plans IPO of ASR, Second State Sale in a Year -
05/11/16 08:32 PMFortis Inc (TSE:FTS) Given Consensus Rating of “Buy” by Brokerages - Washington News Wire - Fortis Inc (TSE:FTS) Given Consensus Rating of “Buy” by BrokeragesWashington News WireFortis logo Fortis Inc (TSE:FTS) has received an average rating of “Buy” from the ten brokerages that are presently covering the company, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and four have ...Fortis Inc (TSE:FTS) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by BrokeragesNewsWay 21Is Fortis Inc. a Dependable Income Play?The Motley Fool Canadaall 5 news articles »
05/10/16 08:02 PMDividend Investors: Is Toronto-Dominion Bank or Fortis Inc. Better for Your TFSA? - The Motley Fool Canada - Dividend Investors: Is Toronto-Dominion Bank or Fortis Inc. Better for Your TFSA?The Motley Fool CanadaThe best stocks tend to have long histories of dividend growth supported by rising revenues. Ideally, they also operate in industries with high barriers to entry. Let's take a look at Toronto-Dominion Bank (TSX:TD)(NYSE:TD) and Fortis Inc. (TSX:FTS) to ...and more »
05/09/16 02:21 PMETF’s with exposure to Fortis, Inc. (Canada) : May 9, 2016 -
05/06/16 09:27 AMFortis, Inc. (Canada) :FTS-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers -
05/05/16 08:55 PMFortis Inc. Shareholders Approve Acquisition of ITC Holdings, Election of Directors & Say on Pay - Marketwired (press release) - Fortis Inc. Shareholders Approve Acquisition of ITC Holdings, Election of Directors & Say on PayMarketwired (press release)ST. JOHN'S, NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR--(Marketwired - May 5, 2016) - At the Fortis Inc. ("Fortis" or the "Corporation") (TSX:FTS) Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders held today in St. John's, NL, shareholders approved the Corporation's ...and more »
05/05/16 04:04 PMFortis Shareholders Approve Acquisition of ITC Holdings, Election of Directors and Say on Pay - [at noodls] - ​St. John's, NL (May 5, 2016) - At the Fortis Inc. ('Fortis' or the 'Corporation') (TSX:FTS) Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders held today in St. John's, NL, shareholders approved the Corporation's ...
05/05/16 02:57 PMFortis Inc. Shareholders Approve Acquisition of ITC Holdings, Election of Directors & Say on Pay -
05/05/16 01:44 AMFortis Inc.’s Q1 Profits Rise 6.1%, Revenues Fall 8.3%: What Should You Do Now? - Fortis Inc. (TSX:FTS), one of North America’s largest electric and gas utilities companies, announced its first-quarter earnings results this morning, and its stock has responded by falling about 1%. Let’s break down the results to determine if we ...
05/03/16 07:35 PMFortis Inc. Profit Advances 6% In Q1 - Nasdaq - Fortis Inc. Profit Advances 6% In Q1Nasdaq(RTTNews.com) - Fortis Inc. (FTS.TO) announced earnings for its first quarter that increased from last year. The company said its bottom line totaled $190 million, or $0.67 per share. This was up from $179 million, or $0.65 per share, in last year's ...and more »
05/03/16 02:20 PMEdited Transcript of FTS.TO earnings conference call or presentation 3-May-16 1:00pm GMT -
05/03/16 06:10 AMFortis Reports First Quarter Earnings of $162 Million - [at noodls] - ​St. John's, NL (May 3, 2016): Fortis Inc. ('Fortis' or the 'Corporation') (TSX:FTS), a leader in the North American electric and gas utility industry, released its first quarter results today. The Corporation's ...
05/03/16 06:07 AMQ1 2016 Fortis Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open -
04/28/16 09:36 PMFortis Inc. to Release First Quarter 2016 Financial Results on May 3 and Hold Annual and Special Meeting on May 5 - Marketwired (press release) - Fortis Inc. to Release First Quarter 2016 Financial Results on May 3 and Hold Annual and Special Meeting on May 5Marketwired (press release)ST. JOHN'S, NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR--(Marketwired - April 28, 2016) - Fortis Inc. ("Fortis" or the "Corporation") (TSX:FTS) will release its first quarter 2016 financial results on Tuesday, May 3, 2016. A teleconference and webcast will be held the ...and more »
04/28/16 11:00 AMFortis Inc. to Release First Quarter 2016 Financial Results on May 3 and Hold Annual and Special Meeting on May 5 -
04/26/16 12:25 PMMichigan Electric Transmission Company, LLC -- Moody's assigns an A1 rating to Michigan Electric Transmission Company's $200 million senior secured notes -
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04/25/16 02:44 PMETF’s with exposure to Fortis, Inc. (Canada) : April 25, 2016 -
04/23/16 07:25 PMBuy Fortis Inc. for a Safe, Growing Income - In the past 10 years, Fortis Inc. (TSX:FTS) has made strategic acquisitions that helped contribute to strong organic growth. In 2015 Fortis successfully integrated UNS Energy in Arizona, completed the Waneta Expansion hydroelectric project on budget and ...
04/22/16 07:46 AMFortis, Inc. (Canada) breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : FTS-CA : April 22, 2016 -
04/21/16 09:42 PMBuy Fortis Inc. for a Safe, Growing Income - The Motley Fool Canada - AsiaOneBuy Fortis Inc. for a Safe, Growing IncomeThe Motley Fool CanadaIn the past 10 years, Fortis Inc. (TSX:FTS) has made strategic acquisitions that helped contribute to strong organic growth. In 2015 Fortis successfully integrated UNS Energy in Arizona, completed the Waneta Expansion hydroelectric project on budget ...Form 425 ITC Holdings Corp. Filed by: Fortis Inc.StreetInsider.comFortis Partners with GIC for Minority Interest Portion of ITC Holdings Acquisition (TSE:FTS)Sonoran Weekly ReviewFortis to sell minority stake in ITC to Singapore's sovereign wealth fund680 Newsall 22 news articles »
04/20/16 09:18 PMGIC inks deal for $1.65b-worth stake in US power lines operator -
04/19/16 09:53 PMDividend Investors: Should You Buy Toronto-Dominion Bank or Fortis Inc.? - The Motley Fool Canada - Dividend Investors: Should You Buy Toronto-Dominion Bank or Fortis Inc.?The Motley Fool CanadaLet's take a look at Toronto-Dominion Bank (TSX:TD)(NYSE:TD) and Fortis Inc. (TSX:FTS) to see if one is a better bet right now. Toronto-Dominion Bank. TD is an absolute powerhouse in the Canadian financial sector. The company earned $2.2 billion in ...and more »
About Fortis

Fortis logoFortis Inc. (Fortis) is a Canada-based electric and gas utility company. The Company serves more than three million customers across Canada, the United States and the Caribbean. Fortis owns non-regulated hydroelectric generation assets in Canada, Belize and Upstate New York. Its non-utility investment is comprised of hotels and commercial real estate in Canada. It operates in two segments: non-regulated generation and non-utility assets. Its Regulated Electric & Gas Utilities in the United States comprise of Tucson Electric Power Company, UNS Electric, Inc., UNS Gas, Inc. and Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corporation. Its Regulated Gas Utilities in Canada include FortisBC Energy Inc.), FortisBC Energy (Vancouver Island) Inc. and FortisBC Energy (Whistler) Inc. Its Regulated Electric Utilities in Canada include FortisAlberta, FortisBC Electric and Eastern Canadian. Its Regulated Electric Utilities in the Caribbean include Caribbean Utilities Company, Ltd. and Fortis Turks and Caicos.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: N/A
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: TSE
  • Symbol: FTS
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $42.56
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $41.14
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $39.36
  • P/E Ratio: 17.34
  • P/E Growth: 1.69
  • Market Cap: $12.05B
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.11 EPS
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