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Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd Company Profile (TSE:MDA)

Consensus Ratings for Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd (TSE:MDA) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Rating(s), 3 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: C$95.00

Analysts' Ratings History for Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd (TSE:MDA)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
5/25/2016ScotiabankReiterated RatingSector PerformC$88.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/10/2016TD SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyC$105.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/25/2016RBC CapitalBoost Price TargetOutperformC$100.00 -> C$103.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/25/2016CIBCBoost Price TargetC$87.00 -> C$90.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/25/2016BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetOutperformC$87.00 -> C$94.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/29/2015BarclaysReiterated RatingSector PerformC$90.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/17/2015Raymond JamesBoost Price TargetMarket PerformC$80.00 -> C$93.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 6/26/2014 forward)
Earnings History for Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd (TSE:MDA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
7/28/2016        
7/30/2015Q2$1.57$1.28ViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/1/2014$1.36$1.32ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/5/2014$1.37$0.94ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
Earnings Estimates for Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd (TSE:MDA)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20164$1.49$1.57$1.54
Q2 20164$1.52$1.59$1.57
Q3 20163$1.58$1.62$1.60
Q4 20164$1.60$1.73$1.66
Q1 20171$1.77$1.77$1.77
Q2 20171$1.77$1.77$1.77
Q3 20171$1.71$1.71$1.71
Q4 20171$1.87$1.87$1.87
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
Dividend History for Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd (TSE:MDA)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
5/4/2015QuarterlyC$0.311.53%6/11/20156/15/20156/30/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/25/2015QuarterlyC$0.301.54%3/12/20153/16/20153/31/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/11/2014C$0.650.79%9/11/20149/30/20149/30/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/12/2014C$0.650.8%3/12/20143/31/20143/31/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Insider Trading History for Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd (TSE:MDA)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
5/29/2015Anil WirasekaraInsiderSell11,200C$97.87C$1,096,144.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/28/2015Daniel FriedmannInsiderSell5,000C$98.01C$490,050.00Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Latest Headlines for Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd (TSE:MDA)
DateHeadline
06/25/16 08:54 AMAre Analysts Bullish Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd (TSE:MDA) After Last Week? - Press Telegraph
06/21/16 04:46 PMSSL-built satellite for Indonesian bank is performing post-launch maneuvers according to plan - MarketWatch
06/21/16 04:46 PMMDA deliver a broad-area maritime surveillance system using the RADARSAT Constellation Mission - Space Ref (press release)
06/21/16 09:34 AMSSL-built satellite for Indonesian bank is performing post-launch maneuvers according to plan
06/21/16 07:39 AMMacDonald, Dettwiler & Associates Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MDA-CA : June 21, 2016 -
06/20/16 08:00 AMSSL satellite for DISH begins post-launch maneuvers according to plan -
06/19/16 04:34 PMNational Defence Awards MDA Polar Epsilon 2 Contract. - SpaceRef Canada
06/18/16 04:30 PMMDA to deliver a broad-area maritime surveillance system using the RADARSAT Constellation Mission - Canada NewsWire (press release)
06/17/16 04:57 PMThe Government of Canada invests in space-based maritime surveillance
06/17/16 04:57 PMMacdonald Dettwiler & Associates : MDA to deliver a broad-area maritime surveillance system using the RADARSAT Constellation Mission
06/17/16 02:37 PMMDA to deliver a broad-area maritime surveillance system using the RADARSAT Constellation Mission -
06/15/16 05:04 PMPowerful SSL-built Satellite for Intelsat Begins post-launch Maneuvers According to - ThomasNet News (press release) (blog)
06/13/16 08:00 AMMACDONALD DETTWILER & ASSOCIATES LTD : ex-dividend day
06/10/16 06:30 PMETF’s with exposure to MacDonald, Dettwiler & Associates Ltd. : June 10, 2016 -
06/10/16 05:21 PMPowerful SSL-built satellite for Intelsat begins post-launch maneuvers according to plan - PR Newswire (press release)
06/09/16 05:20 PMMacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Gets Follow-On Change Detection Tech Contract From NGA - ExecutiveBiz (blog)
06/08/16 05:29 PMNGA's GEOINT Will Continue To Receive MDA Support - SatNews Publishers
06/07/16 05:18 PMMDA lands software contract
06/06/16 05:02 PMMacdonald Dettwiler & Associates : MDA awarded follow-on contract to support NGA with persistent change detection
06/06/16 04:00 PMMDA awarded follow-on contract to support NGA with persistent change detection -
06/06/16 08:49 AMThee Top Drawer Subcontractors Selected By OneWeb Satellites For Equipment Necessities
06/03/16 07:53 AMHow Many Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd (TSE:MDA)'s Analysts Are Bearish? - HNN - How Many Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd (TSE:MDA)'s Analysts Are Bearish?HNNOut of 10 analysts covering MacDonald Dettwiler & Associates (TSE:MDA), 5 rate it a “Buy”, 0 “Sell”, while 5 “Hold”. This means 50% are positive. MacDonald Dettwiler & Associates has been the topic of 15 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to ...
06/02/16 07:59 AMMDA to build antennas for the OneWeb Constellation - Space Ref (press release) - MDA to build antennas for the OneWeb ConstellationSpace Ref (press release)MacDonald , Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. ("MDA" or the "Company") (TSX:MDA), a global communications and information company, today announced that it has signed a contract with OneWeb Satellites to develop and manufacture 3,600 communication ...
06/01/16 07:58 AMMDA to build antennas for the OneWeb Constellation -
05/30/16 08:27 AMMacDonald, Dettwiler & Associates Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MDA-CA : May 30, 2016 -
05/25/16 04:00 PMMDA to provide communication subsystems -
05/18/16 08:15 AMMacDonald, Dettwiler & Associates Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : MDA-CA : May 18, 2016 -
05/17/16 01:00 PMMacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. appoints new director - Space Ref (press release) - MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. appoints new directorSpace Ref (press release)MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. ("MDA" or the "Company") (TSX:MDA), a global communications and information company, is pleased to announce that Howard Lance has been appointed to MDA's Board of Directors, effective immediately.A Reversal for Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd Is Not Near. The Stock Declines AgainFranklin Independentall 2 news articles »
05/16/16 04:00 PMMDA appoints new director -
05/13/16 06:34 AMA change in flight plan for this Canadian dividend stock - Investors are hoping a new U.S.-based boss at MacDonald Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. (MDA) will help the Canadian space and communication satellite company land more business south of the border and, in turn, send its stock price higher. Richmond ...
05/12/16 04:00 PMSSL selected to provide high power communications satellite to Intelsat - [CNW Group] - SSL selected to provide high power communications satellite to Intelsat
05/11/16 06:48 PMETF’s with exposure to MacDonald, Dettwiler & Associates Ltd. : May 11, 2016 -
05/11/16 04:47 PMMDA announces election of Directors and Continuance -
05/10/16 10:16 AMMacDonald, Dettwiler & Associates Ltd. :MDA-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers -
05/09/16 04:00 PMSSL Names Vice President of Washington Operations -
05/06/16 05:03 PMSSL satellite for SKY Perfect JSAT begins post-launch maneuvers according to plan -
05/06/16 06:30 AMMDA selected for space communications and surveillance research-and-development project - RICHMOND, B.C., 6 May 2016. MacDonald, Dettwiler, and Associates Ltd. (MDA; TSX:MDA), a global communications and information company, won a Contribution Agreement valued at $54 million Canadian to coordinate a team of Canadian industry and academic ...
05/06/16 06:30 AMMacdonald Dettwiler & Associates : MDA selected for communications and surveillance research and development contribution agreement - The Company's common shares trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol "MDA." This release contains forward-looking statements and information, which reflect the current view of MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. ("MDA" or the "Company ...
05/05/16 11:23 AMMDA selected for communications and surveillance research and development contribution agreement -
05/05/16 02:00 AMEdited Transcript of MDA.TO earnings conference call or presentation 4-May-16 9:30pm GMT -
05/04/16 04:00 PMMDA reports first quarter 2016 results - [PR Newswire] - RICHMOND, BC, May 4, 2016 /CNW/ - MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. ("MDA" or the "Company") ( TSX: MDA ), a global communications and information company, today reported financial ...
05/04/16 06:07 AMQ1 2016 MacDonald Dettwiler and Associates Ltd Earnings Release - After Market Close -
05/02/16 08:00 AMEutelsat and Space Systems Loral test potential of Extremely High Frequencies (EHF) on EUTELSAT 65 West A as a blueprint for future broadband systems -
04/30/16 06:21 AMMacdonald Dettwiler & Associates : SSL to provide camera focus mechanisms for NASA-JPL Mars 2020 project - MDA's established global customer base is served by more than 4,800 employees operating from 11 locations in the United States, Canada, and internationally. MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd.'s (MDA) common shares trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange ...
04/29/16 05:20 PMSSL to provide camera focus mechanisms for NASA-JPL Mars 2020 project -
04/27/16 06:30 AMSSL contracts with Telesat to provide prototype Ka-band satellite for Telesat's global LEO constellation - [PR Newswire] - PALO ALTO, CA, April 27, 2016 /CNW/ - Space Systems Loral (SSL), a leading provider of commercial satellites, today announced it has been awarded a contract from Telesat, one of the world's top satellite operators, for a prototype Ka-band satellite that Telesat expects to launch into Low Earth Orbit (LEO) next year as part of the test and demonstration phase for a global constellation that Telesat is now designing. "The prototype spacecraft we are providing to Telesat demonstrates the versatility of our LEO capability," said John Celli, president of SSL. "Our focus on low cost production has enabled SSL to win a growing range of satellite contracts.
04/25/16 04:00 PMSSL to provide Low Earth Orbit Satellite -
04/22/16 07:02 AMMacdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd Rises A lot Today, Is Now One of The Best Performer - The Post - Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd Rises A lot Today, Is Now One of The Best PerformerThe PostThe stock of Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd (TSE:MDA) is a huge mover today! The stock increased 1.65% or $1.41 on April 21, hitting $87.1. About 39,779 shares traded hands. Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd (TSE:MDA) has risen 16.65% since ...
04/21/16 06:57 AMMDA to Continue Providing Operational Support to Canada's Broad-Area Maritime Surveillance System - Space Ref (press release) - MDA to Continue Providing Operational Support to Canada's Broad-Area Maritime Surveillance SystemSpace Ref (press release)MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. (“MDA” or the “Company”) (TSX:MDA), a global communications and information company, today announced that the Government of Canada's Department of National Defence (DND) has exercised its fourth renewal ...and more »
04/20/16 04:00 PMMDA's First Quarter 2016 results conference call alert and Annual General Meeting -
About Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd

Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd logoMacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. (MDA) is a global communications and information company. The Company provides operational solutions to commercial and Government organizations across the world. MDA operates through two segments: Communications segment, which offers space-based solutions for a range of services, including television and radio distribution, broadband Internet and mobile communications. MDA is a supplier of communication satellites, satellite antenna subsystems, and associated ground infrastructure and support services, and Surveillance and Intelligence segment, which offers end-to-end solutions to support the operational needs of Government agencies, both military and civilian, and commercial customers. MDA is a supplier of space-based and airborne surveillance solutions, imaging satellite ground systems, geospatial information services, and associated support services. It also supplies robotic systems for the space and terrestrial markets.

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  • Exchange: TSE
  • Symbol: MDA
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $86.18
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $85.80
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $85.43
  • P/E Ratio: 21.33
  • P/E Growth: 2.23
  • Market Cap: $3.00B
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $6.29 EPS
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