Fortis Company Profile (TSE:FTS)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Fortis (TSE:FTS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Rating(s), 4 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: C$45.11

Analysts' Ratings History for Fortis (TSE:FTS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
7/25/2016CSFBBoost Price TargetC$42.00 -> C$46.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/20/2016CIBCDowngradeOutperform -> Sector PerformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/7/2016BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetC$46.00 -> C$49.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/4/2016TD SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyC$48.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/4/2016ScotiabankReiterated RatingOutperformC$46.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/4/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaLower Price TargetOutperformC$50.00 -> C$48.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/10/2016Credit Suisse Group AGDowngradeNeutralC$42.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/4/2016Barclays PLCBoost 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
(Data available from 7/28/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Fortis (TSE:FTS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
7/29/2016$0.34N/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
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)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Fortis (TSE:FTS)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$0.66$0.66$0.66
Q2 20161$0.47$0.47$0.47
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

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 Trades

Insider Trading History for Fortis (TSE:FTS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
7/8/2016David BennettInsiderSell11,815C$44.01C$519,978.15Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/7/2016Michael A MulcahyDirectorSell100C$44.40C$4,440.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
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)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Fortis (TSE:FTS)
DateHeadline
07/27/16 04:20 PM2 Reasons to Love Fortis Inc.
07/27/16 06:48 AMDouglas J. Haughey to Replace David G. Norris as Chair of Board of Directors of Fortis Inc. Effective September 1, 2016 - [at noodls] - ST. JOHN'S, NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR - The Board of Directors of Fortis Inc. ('Fortis' or the 'Corporation') (TSX:FTS) today announced that David G. Norris will be stepping down as Chair of Fortis and ...
07/27/16 04:58 AMCSFB issued a report on (TSE:FTS) Fortis Inc, hiking its target price to $46 today
07/26/16 01:18 PMMedia Advisory: Fortis Inc. to Hold Teleconference on July 29 to Discuss Second Quarter 2016 Results - [at noodls] - ST. JOHN'S, NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR - Fortis Inc. ('Fortis' or the 'Corporation') (TSX:FTS) will release its second quarter 2016 results on Friday, July 29, 2016. A teleconference and webcast will be ...
07/22/16 02:27 PMFortis' Preference Series F Shares Cross 5% Yield Mark - In trading on Friday, shares of Fortis Inc.'s First Preference Shares, Series F (Toronto: FTS-PRF) were yielding above the 5% mark based on its quarterly dividend (annualized to $1.2252), with shares changing hands as low as $24.40 on the day. As of last close, FTS.PRF was trading at a 1.60% discount to its liquidation preference amount.
07/20/16 05:31 PMCIBC World Markets Cuts Fortis Inc (TSE:FTS) To Sector Perform - Consumer Eagle
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07/15/16 03:07 PMFortis Inc Stock Price Declines Today - Press Telegraph
07/15/16 04:16 AMHow Many Fortis Inc (TSE:FTS)'s Analysts Are Bearish? - Press Telegraph
07/14/16 09:28 PMFortis' Preference Series J Shares Cross 5% Yield Mark
07/14/16 07:29 AMFortis Inc. to Hold Teleconference on July 29 to Discuss Second Quarter 2016 Results - Marketwired (press release)
07/13/16 04:27 PMFortis Inc. : to Hold Teleconference on July 29 to Discuss Second Quarter 2016 Results
07/13/16 01:48 PMFortis Inc. to Hold Teleconference on July 29 to Discuss Second Quarter 2016 Results - [at noodls] - ST. JOHN'S, NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR - Fortis Inc. ('Fortis' or the 'Corporation') (TSX:FTS) will release its second quarter 2016 results on Friday, July 29, 2016. A teleconference and webcast will be ...
07/12/16 04:20 PMFortis Inc. Announces Completion of CFIUS Review of ITC Acquisition - Marketwired (press release)
07/12/16 04:20 PMWhat Will Happen to Fortis Inc Next? The Stock Just Increased A Lot - Consumer Eagle
07/11/16 08:52 AMForm 6-K Fortis Inc. For: Jul 11 - StreetInsider.com
07/11/16 07:33 AMFortis Inc. Announces Completion of CFIUS Review of ITC Acquisition - [at noodls] - ST. JOHN'S, NEWFOUNDLAND - Fortis Inc. ('Fortis') (TSX:FTS) has been advised that the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States ('CFIUS') has completed its review of Fortis' proposed acquisition ...
07/08/16 04:40 AMWere Analysts Bearish Fortis Inc (TSE:FTS) This Week? - Press Telegraph
07/07/16 04:08 PMGoldman Sachs, Barclays top Canadian M&A rankings in first half - Reuters
07/06/16 09:55 PMWill Fortis Inc Run Out of Steam Soon? - Engelwood Daily
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07/01/16 04:53 AMAnother Canadian Bank Makes a Run for the Border - Investing Daily
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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') ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...

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About Fortis

Fortis logoFortis Inc. (Fortis) is a Canada-based electric and gas utility company. The Company's segments include Regulated Utilities and Non-Regulated Utilities. The Regulated Utilities segment includes Regulated Electric & Gas Utilities-United States, which consists of UNS Energy Corporation (UNS Energy) and Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corporation (Central Hudson); Regulated Gas Utility-Canadian, which consists of FortisBC Energy Inc. (FortisBC Energy); Regulated Electric Utilities-Canadian, which consists of FortisAlberta Inc. (FortisAlberta), FortisBC Electric and Eastern Canadian, and Regulated Electric Utilities-Caribbean, which includes its ownership interest in Caribbean Utilities Company, Ltd. (Caribbean Utilities), Fortis Turks and Caicos, and its investment in Belize Electricity Limited (Belize Electricity). The Non-Regulated Utilities segment consists of Fortis Generation. Fortis Generation consists of long-term contracted generation assets in British Columbia and Belize.

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: $42.93
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $42.95
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $40.35
  • P/E Ratio: 17.49
  • P/E Growth: 3.01
  • Market Cap: $12.15B
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.63 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $N/A EPS
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