Canadian Natural Resource Ltd Company Profile (NYSE:CNQ)

About Canadian Natural Resource Ltd (NYSE:CNQ)

Canadian Natural Resource Ltd logoCanadian Natural Resources Limited is an independent crude oil and natural gas exploration, development and production company. The Company's segments include Exploration and Production, Oil Sands Mining and Upgrading, and Midstream. The Exploration and Production segment includes exploration, development, production and marketing of crude oil, natural gas liquids (NGLs) and natural gas. The Company's exploration and production operations are focused in North America in Western Canada, the United Kingdom portion of the North Sea, and Cote d'Ivoire, Gabon and South Africa in Offshore Africa. The Horizon Oil Sands Mining and Upgrading segment (Horizon) produces synthetic crude oil (SCO) through bitumen mining and upgrading operations. Midstream activities include the Company's pipeline operations, an electricity co-generation system and an investment in the North West Redwater Partnership (Redwater Partnership).

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Independent Oil & Gas
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:CNQ
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.cnrl.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $34.13 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,117,185,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $32.15
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $31.66
  • 52 Week Range: $27.80 - $35.28
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 314.95
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.69
  • P/E Growth: 0.58
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $8.8 billion
  • Price / Sales: 3.88
  • Book Value: $17.36 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.76
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $0.74
  • Dividend Yield: 2.3%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $3.75 billion
  • Net Margins: -6.42%
  • Return on Equity: -4.39%
  • Return on Assets: -1.99%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.59%
  • Current Ratio: 0.69%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.57%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 3.13 million shs.
  • Beta: 1.46
  • Short Ratio: 1.93
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Canadian Natural Resource Ltd (NYSE:CNQ)

What is Canadian Natural Resource Ltd's stock symbol?

Canadian Natural Resource Ltd trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CNQ."

How often does Canadian Natural Resource Ltd pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Canadian Natural Resource Ltd?

Canadian Natural Resource Ltd declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 4th. Investors of record on Friday, June 16th will be given a dividend of $0.2014 per share on Saturday, July 1st. This represents a $0.81 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.64%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, June 14th. View Canadian Natural Resource Ltd's Dividend History.

How were Canadian Natural Resource Ltd's earnings last quarter?

Canadian Natural Resource Ltd (NYSE:CNQ) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, March, 2nd. The company reported $0.30 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.07 by $0.23. The business earned $2.75 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.52 billion. Canadian Natural Resource Ltd had a negative return on equity of 4.39% and a negative net margin of 6.42%. View Canadian Natural Resource Ltd's Earnings History.

Where is Canadian Natural Resource Ltd's stock going? Where will Canadian Natural Resource Ltd's stock price be in 2017?

14 analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Canadian Natural Resource Ltd's stock. Their predictions range from $34.00 to $64.00. On average, they anticipate Canadian Natural Resource Ltd's share price to reach $47.70 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Canadian Natural Resource Ltd.

Who are some of Canadian Natural Resource Ltd's key competitors?

Who owns Canadian Natural Resource Ltd stock?

Canadian Natural Resource Ltd's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (2.69%), Bank of Montreal Can (2.57%), Vanguard Group Inc. (2.30%), TD Asset Management Inc. (1.97%), Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd (1.94%) and Beutel Goodman & Co Ltd. (1.81%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Canadian Natural Resource Ltd.

Who sold Canadian Natural Resource Ltd stock? Who is selling Canadian Natural Resource Ltd stock?

Canadian Natural Resource Ltd's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Boston Partners, Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec, Swiss National Bank, FMR LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, APG Asset Management N.V. and Mackenzie Financial Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Canadian Natural Resource Ltd.

Who bought Canadian Natural Resource Ltd stock? Who is buying Canadian Natural Resource Ltd stock?

Canadian Natural Resource Ltd's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cambiar Investors LLC, Ameriprise Financial Inc., OMERS ADMINISTRATION Corp, Bank of Montreal Can, Bank of America Corp DE, TD Asset Management Inc., Vanguard Group Inc. and Scout Investments Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Canadian Natural Resource Ltd.

How do I buy Canadian Natural Resource Ltd stock?

Shares of Canadian Natural Resource Ltd can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Canadian Natural Resource Ltd stock cost?

One share of Canadian Natural Resource Ltd stock can currently be purchased for approximately $30.55.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Canadian Natural Resource Ltd (NYSE:CNQ) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 12 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $47.70 (56.14% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Canadian Natural Resource Ltd (NYSE:CNQ)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
3/11/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuy$47.00N/AView Rating Details
3/10/2017Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetTop Pick -> Top Pick$55.00 -> $60.00LowView Rating Details
2/2/2017DesjardinsUpgradeHold -> Buy$48.00N/AView Rating Details
1/27/2017TD SecuritiesUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
1/14/2017Wells Fargo & CoReiterated RatingOutperformN/AView Rating Details
12/16/2016ScotiabankReiterated RatingOutperform$45.00N/AView Rating Details
12/15/2016InstinetReiterated RatingBuy$44.00 -> $48.00N/AView Rating Details
10/28/2016Seaport Global SecuritiesInitiated CoverageHold$64.00N/AView Rating Details
8/19/2016Bank of America CorpInitiated CoverageBuy$38.00N/AView Rating Details
8/5/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$46.00 -> $47.00N/AView Rating Details
8/5/2016MacquarieUpgradeNeutral -> OutperformN/AView Rating Details
6/20/2016NomuraReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
6/17/2016Citigroup IncReiterated RatingBuy$28.63 -> $34.00N/AView Rating Details
6/16/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
5/19/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.Reiterated RatingOutperformN/AView Rating Details
5/9/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweight$36.00 -> $39.00N/AView Rating Details
5/5/2016National Bank FinancialUpgradeSector Perform -> OutperformN/AView Rating Details
3/7/2016CIBCReiterated RatingSector Outperform$36.00 -> $40.00N/AView Rating Details
3/7/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingOutperform$34.00 -> $36.00N/AView Rating Details
1/12/2016Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight -> Equal WeightN/AView Rating Details
1/12/2016Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingBuy$40.00 -> $35.00N/AView Rating Details
10/8/2015Wolfe ResearchUpgradeUnderperform -> Market PerformN/AView Rating Details
6/29/2015Goldman Sachs Group IncInitiated CoverageNeutral$31.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/24/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Canadian Natural Resource Ltd (NYSE:CNQ)
Earnings by Quarter for Canadian Natural Resource Ltd (NYSE:CNQ)
Earnings History by Quarter for Canadian Natural Resource Ltd (NYSE:CNQ)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
3/2/201712/31/2016$0.07$0.30$2.52 billion$2.75 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/4/2016Q116($0.20)($0.19)$1.80 billion$2.55 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/3/2016Q415($0.12)($0.04)$2.66 billion$2.79 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2015Q315$0.11$0.10$2.88 billion$3.11 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2015Q2($0.12)$0.19$3.08 billion$3.66 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2015Q1 2015$0.04($0.03)$3.65 billion$2.68 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/5/2015Q4$0.78$0.56$5.06 billion$3.88 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2014Q3$0.74$0.87$4.64 billion$4.70 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2014Q214$0.91$0.93$5.24 billion$6.11 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q1$0.73$0.65$4.24 billion$4.97 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/6/2014Q4$0.52$0.52$4.04 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2013$0.94$0.85$4.55 billion$5.28 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2013Q213$0.44$0.42$3.47 billion$3.78 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2013Q113$0.44$0.37$9.13 billion$4.10 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/7/2013$0.39$0.33$3.52 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2012$0.50$0.32$3.43 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2012$0.54$0.68ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2012$0.43$0.27ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/8/2012$0.87$0.89ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2011$0.64$0.65ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2011$0.52$0.85ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2011$0.41$0.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/3/2011$0.69$0.57ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Canadian Natural Resource Ltd (NYSE:CNQ)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.20 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.08 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Canadian Natural Resource Ltd (NYSE:CNQ)
Next Dividend:7/1/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.74
Dividend Yield:2.42%
Dividend Growth:3.90% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:-168.18% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
61.67% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
35.58% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:5 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Canadian Natural Resource Ltd (NYSE:CNQ)

Dividend History by Quarter for Canadian Natural Resource Ltd (NYSE:CNQ)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/4/2017quarterly$0.202.68%6/14/20176/16/20177/1/2017
3/2/2017quarterly$0.212.47%3/15/20173/17/20174/1/2017
11/3/2016quarterly$0.192.44%12/7/201612/9/20161/1/2017
8/4/2016quarterly$0.182.33%9/14/20169/16/201610/1/2016
5/6/2016quarterly$0.182.65%6/15/20166/17/20167/1/2016
3/4/2016quarterly$0.172.63%3/16/20163/18/20164/1/2016
11/6/2015quarterly$0.182.78%12/9/201512/11/201512/31/2015
8/7/2015quarterly$0.182.81%9/9/20159/11/201510/1/2015
5/8/2015quarterly$0.192.39%6/10/20156/12/20157/1/2015
3/5/2015quarterly$0.192.48%3/12/20153/16/20154/1/2015
11/6/2014quarterly$0.202.3%12/10/201412/12/20141/1/2015
8/7/2014quarterly$0.212.01%9/10/20149/12/201410/1/2014
5/9/2014quarterly$0.212.09%6/11/20146/13/20147/1/2014
3/6/2014quarterly$0.202.18%3/13/20143/17/20144/1/2014
11/7/2013$0.1912/11/201312/13/20131/1/2014
11/7/2013quarterly$0.192.46%12/11/201312/13/20131/1/2014
8/9/2013quarterly$0.121.58%9/11/20139/13/201310/1/2013
5/3/2013quarterly$0.121.69%6/12/20136/14/20137/1/2013
3/7/2013quarterly$0.131.56%3/14/20133/15/20134/1/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Canadian Natural Resource Ltd (NYSE:CNQ)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Headline Trends for Canadian Natural Resource Ltd (NYSE:CNQ)
Latest Headlines for Canadian Natural Resource Ltd (NYSE:CNQ)
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finance.yahoo.com logoEIA Says U.S. Crude Supplies Declined for the Sixth Week
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 4:17 PM
streetinsider.com logoCanadian Natural Resources (CNQ) Announces 27.9M Share Normal Course Issuer Bid - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - May 19 at 8:38 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNorth West Redwater Partnership -- Moody's assigns Baa1 to North West Redwater's new senior secured bonds; outlook is stable
finance.yahoo.com - May 17 at 9:28 PM
nasdaq.com logoIs it Worth Holding EOG Resources (EOG) in Your Portfolio? - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - May 17 at 11:34 AM
marketwatch.com logoCanadian Natural Resources Limited Announces Normal Course Issuer Bid - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - May 17 at 11:34 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Canadian Natural Resources, Ocean Rig UDW, McDermott International, C&J Energy Services and W&T Offshore
finance.yahoo.com - May 17 at 11:34 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCANADA STOCKS-TSX rises as energy shares lead broad gains
finance.yahoo.com - May 15 at 12:05 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoExxonMobil to Acquire Petrochemical Plant in Singapore
finance.yahoo.com - May 12 at 4:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate Canadian Natural Resource Ltd (CNQ) Will Post Earnings of $0.22 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 11 at 2:12 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCanadian Natural Resources Limited Reports Voting Results at Annual General Meeting
finance.yahoo.com - May 10 at 9:37 PM
nasdaq.com logoShould Canadian Natural Resources Ltd. (CNQ) Be On Your Radar Now? - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - May 10 at 4:35 PM
zacks.com logoShould Canadian Natural Resources Ltd. (CNQ) Be On Your Radar Now?
www.zacks.com - May 10 at 8:15 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCanadian Natural Resource Ltd (CNQ) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 9 at 10:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCanadian Natural Resource Ltd (CNQ) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 5 at 8:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCanadian Natural Resources Limited Announces 2017 First Quarter Results
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 2:48 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCanadian Natural Resources (CNQ) Q1 Earnings Beat Estimates
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 2:48 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCanadian Natural Resource Ltd to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.20 (CNQ)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 9:56 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCanadian Natural Resources reports profit vs year-ago loss
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 8:59 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCanadian Natural Resources Ltd. – Value Analysis (NYSE:CNQ) : May 3, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 7:17 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCan Canadian Natural Resources (CNQ) Q1 Earnings Surprise?
finance.yahoo.com - May 2 at 12:24 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCanadian Natural Resources Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CNQ-US : May 2, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 2 at 12:24 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPositive Press Coverage Extremely Unlikely to Impact Canadian Natural Resource (CNQ) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 8:30 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCanadian Natural Resource (CNQ) Getting Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Report Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 25 at 5:10 PM
fool.ca logoWhy You Should Be Aggressively Buying the Latest Dip in Oil Prices - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - April 24 at 9:26 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNorth West Redwater Partnership -- Moody's affirms North West Redwater's Baa1 rating; outlook remains stable
finance.yahoo.com - April 21 at 9:33 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCanadian Natural Resource (CNQ) Earning Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Report Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 21 at 5:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoOil Prices Crash Below $50 On Oversupply Fears
finance.yahoo.com - April 21 at 4:30 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCanadian Natural Resource (CNQ) Given Media Impact Rating of 0.44
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 3:48 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCanadian Natural Resource Ltd (CNQ) Lifted to "C-" at TheStreet
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 12:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCanadian Natural Resource (CNQ) Given Daily Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.09
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 4:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCanadian Natural Resource Ltd (CNQ) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 12:10 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoAre Canadian Energy Stocks Your Best Bet Right Now?
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 30 at 4:49 PM
blogs.barrons.com logo3 Stocks for an Oil Rally
blogs.barrons.com - March 30 at 4:49 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoShort Interest in Canadian Natural Resource Ltd (CNQ) Decreases By 28.9%
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 30 at 7:17 AM
ft.com logo[$$] ConocoPhillips sells oil sands assets for $13.3bn
www.ft.com - March 29 at 9:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCANADIAN NATURAL RESOURCES LTD Financials
finance.yahoo.com - March 29 at 4:49 PM
zacks.com logoWhat's Boosting Canadian E&Ps to the Top of the Oil Charts?
www.zacks.com - March 21 at 4:41 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCanadian Natural Resource Ltd (CNQ) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 20 at 1:39 PM
bloomberg.com logoRecent RIG News
www.bloomberg.com - March 13 at 4:31 PM
fool.ca logoShould You Buy Canadian Natural Resources Limited After its Latest Acquisition?
www.fool.ca - March 13 at 12:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoCanadian Natural Resource Ltd (CNQ) Price Target Raised to $60.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 10 at 6:18 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoCanadian Natural Resources Gets Bargain With AOSP Deal
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 10 at 5:25 PM
wsj.com logo[$$] Shell to Sell Canadian Oil-Sands Businesses for $7.25 Billion
www.wsj.com - March 9 at 10:00 PM
capitalcube.com logoCanadian Natural Resources Ltd. :CNQ-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : March 9, 2017
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 9 at 4:59 PM
bloomberg.com logoCanadian Natural May Have to Pay Up for Bonds Amid Oil Weakness
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 9 at 4:59 PM
bizjournals.com logoHouston energy co. sells Canadian subsidiary, buys Permian assets in billion-dollar deals
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 9 at 4:59 PM
wsj.com logo[$$] Shell's Oil-Sands Exit Puts It on Solid Ground
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 9 at 4:59 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoShell sells Canada oil sands assets
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 9 at 4:59 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoMarathon, Shell & Canadian Natural: Everyone's a Winner! Well, Almost Everyone.
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 9 at 4:59 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoCANADA STOCKS-TSX ends flat as energy bounce offsets lower financials
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 9 at 4:59 PM

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