Canadian Natural Resources Limited Company Profile (NYSE:CNQ)

About Canadian Natural Resources Limited

Canadian Natural Resources Limited logoCanadian Natural Resources Limited is an independent crude oil and natural gas exploration, development and production company. The Company is engaged in the acquisition, exploration, development, production, marketing and sale of crude oil, natural gas and natural gas liquids (NGLs). Its exploration and production operations are focused in North America, largely in Western Canada; the United Kingdom (UK) 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 through bitumen mining and upgrading operations. Within Western Canada, the Company maintains certain midstream activities that include pipeline operations, an electricity co-generation system and an investment in the North West Redwater Partnership (Redwater Partnership), a general partnership formed in the Province of Alberta.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Independent Oil & Gas
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: CNQ
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $30.24
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $30.64
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $31.60
  • 52-Week Range: $19.05 - $35.28
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 29.36
  • P/E Growth: -0.78
  • Market Cap: $33.11B
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,105,732,000
  • Beta: 1.46
Profitability:
  • 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%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Canadian Natural Resources Limited (NYSE:CNQ) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 16 Buy Ratings, 2 Strong Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.05)
Consensus Price Target: $44.20 (46.16% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Canadian Natural Resources Limited (NYSE:CNQ)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/2/2017DesjardinsUpgradeHold -> Buy$48.00View Rating Details
1/27/2017TD SecuritiesUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
1/14/2017Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
12/16/2016ScotiabankReiterated RatingOutperform$45.00View Rating Details
12/16/2016RBC Capital MarketsReiterated RatingTop Pick$52.00View Rating Details
12/15/2016InstinetReiterated RatingBuy$44.00 -> $48.00View Rating Details
10/28/2016Seaport Global SecuritiesInitiated CoverageHold$64.00View Rating Details
8/19/2016Bank of America CorpInitiated CoverageBuy$38.00View Rating Details
8/5/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoBoost Price TargetOverweight$46.00 -> $47.00View Rating Details
8/5/2016MacquarieUpgradeNeutral -> OutperformView Rating Details
6/20/2016NomuraReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
6/17/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$28.63 -> $34.00View Rating Details
6/16/2016Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
6/15/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaUpgradeOutperform -> Top PickView Rating Details
5/19/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.Reiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
5/9/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweight$36.00 -> $39.00View Rating Details
5/5/2016National Bank FinancialUpgradeSector Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details
3/7/2016CIBCReiterated RatingSector Outperform$36.00 -> $40.00View Rating Details
3/7/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingOutperform$34.00 -> $36.00View Rating Details
1/12/2016Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight -> Equal WeightView Rating Details
1/12/2016Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingBuy$40.00 -> $35.00View Rating Details
10/8/2015Wolfe ResearchUpgradeUnderperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
6/29/2015Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Initiated CoverageNeutral$31.00View Rating Details
5/11/2015FirstEnergy CapitalUpgradeTop PickView Rating Details
4/14/2015GMP SecuritiesInitiated CoverageBuy -> BuyView Rating Details
3/10/2015Veritas Investment ResearchUpgradeSell -> BuyView Rating Details
3/6/2015CormarkUpgradeMarket Perform -> BuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/22/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Canadian Natural Resources Limited (NYSE:CNQ)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
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($0.06)$0.10$2.88 billion$3.11 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2015Q2$0.10$0.16$3.08 billion$3.66 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2015($0.11)$0.02$3.09 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/5/2015Q4$0.67$1.09$4.36 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2014Q3$0.75$0.89$4.77 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2014Q214$0.91$0.93$5.24 billion$6.11 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q1$0.81$0.85$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 Resources Limited (NYSE:CNQ)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.66 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.03 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Canadian Natural Resources Limited (NYSE:CNQ)
Annual Dividend:$0.74
Dividend Yield:2.45%
Dividend Growth:3.90% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:-168.18% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
-112.12% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
71.84% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:5 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Canadian Natural Resources Limited (NYSE:CNQ)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
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 Resources Limited (NYSE:CNQ)
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Headlines

Latest Headlines for Canadian Natural Resources Limited (NYSE:CNQ)
DateHeadline
News IconCompany Watch: Checking the Numbers for Canadian Natural Resources Ltd (CNQ) - SKV News (NYSE:CNQ)
skvnews.com - February 21 at 4:16 PM
News IconAnalyst Upside Underscores Impressive Growth for Canadian Natural Resources Limited (NYSE:CNQ) - Aiken Advocate (NYSE:CNQ)
aikenadvocate.com - February 10 at 2:55 AM
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wsbreakingnews.com - February 8 at 9:46 PM
News IconTrading Scope: Checking the Levels for Canadian Natural Resources Limited (CNQ) - Benton Bulletin (NYSE:CNQ)
bentonbulletin.com - February 8 at 9:46 PM
News IconCanadian Natural Resources Limited (NYSE:CNQ) has Current Market Capitalizaion of $32.38 Billion - The Newburgh Press (NYSE:CNQ)
newburghpress.com - February 8 at 9:46 PM
News IconLarge Buying Action and Inflow of Money Witnessed in Canadian Natural Resources Limited - Highland Mirror (NYSE:CNQ)
www.highlandmirror.com - February 8 at 9:46 PM
seekingalpha.com logoWorkers begin strike at Canadian Natural's Ivory Coast fields (NYSE:CNQ)
seekingalpha.com - February 8 at 4:45 PM
News IconCanadian Natural Resources Limited (NYSE:CNQ) from Independent Oil & Gas – Todays Top Gains (NYSE:CNQ)
twincountynews.com - February 3 at 9:43 PM
nasdaq.com logoUS reversal on transparency could sting Canadian, European oil companies - Nasdaq (NYSE:CNQ)
www.nasdaq.com - February 3 at 2:45 AM
News IconCanadian Natural Resource Ltd (USA) (CNQ) is Upgraded by ... - Highland Mirror (NYSE:CNQ)
www.highlandmirror.com - February 3 at 2:45 AM
News IconCanadian Natural Resources Limited Horizon Update - BOE Report (press release) (NYSE:CNQ)
boereport.com - February 3 at 2:45 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCanadian Natrl Res upgraded by Desjardins (NYSE:CNQ)
finance.yahoo.com - February 2 at 9:44 PM
News IconCanadian Natural Resources LTD (CNQ) Share Price Rose While Marathon Asset Management Llp Upped Holding (NYSE:CNQ)
randolphguide.com - January 30 at 5:17 PM
News IconCidel Asset Management Inc Boosts Position by $78,519,429 in ... - Highland Mirror (NYSE:CNQ)
www.highlandmirror.com - January 29 at 4:29 PM
News IconStock Volatility Review for Canadian Natural Resources Limited (TSX:CNQ) - Gilbert Daily (NYSE:CNQ)
gilbertdaily.com - January 25 at 3:01 AM
News IconRelative Strength Index Review on Shares of Canadian Natural Resources Limited (CNQ.TO) - Rives Journal (NYSE:CNQ)
rivesjournal.com - January 24 at 10:00 PM
News IconDorchester Wealth Management Co Cuts Position in Canadian Natural Resource Ltd (USA) (CNQ) - Highland Mirror (NYSE:CNQ)
www.highlandmirror.com - January 23 at 5:46 AM
News IconCanadian Natural Resources Limited (CNQ) Insider Sells C$1026500.00 in Stock (NYSE:CNQ)
larampadinapoli.com - January 22 at 9:27 PM
News IconIndependent Oil & Gas: Canadian Natural Resources Limited (NYSE:CNQ) Position of the day (NYSE:CNQ)
twincountynews.com - January 18 at 9:42 PM
News IconStock Backsliding Ahead of the Bell, Gapping Down: Canadian Natural Resources Limited (NYSE:CNQ) - Aiken Advocate (NYSE:CNQ)
aikenadvocate.com - January 18 at 4:42 PM
News IconReliable stocks in today's share market: Pioneer Natural Resources Company (NYSE:PXD) (NYSE:CNQ)
flapship.com - January 17 at 5:14 PM
moodys.com logoNorth West Redwater Partnership -- Moody's changes North West Redwater Partnership's rating outlook to stable; rating affirmed at Baa1 (NYSE:CNQ)
www.moodys.com - January 17 at 5:14 PM
News IconTop Gainers of the Day: Canadian Natural Resources Limited (NYSE:CNQ) from Independent Oil & Gas (NYSE:CNQ)
twincountynews.com - January 15 at 9:20 PM
News IconPioneer Natural Resources Company (PXD) Stake Reduced by BRC Investment Management LLC (NYSE:CNQ)
avauncer.com - January 12 at 9:45 PM
News IconNext Weeks Broker Price Targets For Canadian Natural Resources Limited (NYSE:CNQ) (NYSE:CNQ)
lasignare.com - January 12 at 9:45 PM
nasdaq.com logoNotable Two Hundred Day Moving Average Cross - CNQ - Nasdaq (NYSE:CNQ)
www.nasdaq.com - January 11 at 9:50 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoExxonMobil: Its Time Has Passed? (NYSE:CNQ)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 11 at 4:49 PM
capitalcube.com logoCanadian Natural Resources Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CNQ-US : January 10, 2017 (NYSE:CNQ)
www.capitalcube.com - January 10 at 5:06 PM
News IconIs Canadian Natural Resources Limited (TSX:CNQ) worth $42.79 based on its intrinsic value? - Simply Wall St (NYSE:CNQ)
simplywall.st - January 3 at 12:50 PM
fool.ca logoThe Future Is Bright for Canadian Natural Resources Limited - The Motley Fool Canada (NYSE:CNQ)
www.fool.ca - December 28 at 12:14 PM
capitalcube.com logoCanadian Natural Resources Ltd. – Value Analysis (NYSE:CNQ) : December 27, 2016 (NYSE:CNQ)
www.capitalcube.com - December 27 at 12:14 PM
News IconCanadian Natural Resources Limited (NYSE:CNQ) Stock ABR At 1.63 - Stock Observer (NYSE:CNQ)
www.thestockobserver.com - December 26 at 4:17 PM
capitalcube.com logoCanadian Natural Resources Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CNQ-US : December 26, 2016 (NYSE:CNQ)
www.capitalcube.com - December 26 at 11:48 AM
News IconInstinet Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for Canadian Natural Resources Ltd. (CNQ) (NYSE:CNQ)
onemma.net - December 21 at 3:02 AM
News IconInvestor Chatter: Looking at Shares of Canadian Natural Resources Limited (TSX:CNQ) - Highland Digest (NYSE:CNQ)
highlanddigest.com - December 20 at 10:02 PM
News IconWilliams %R Check on Shares of Canadian Natural Resources Limited (CNQ.TO) - Wall Street Confidential (NYSE:CNQ)
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wsconfidential.com - December 20 at 8:42 AM
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twincountynews.com - December 18 at 9:30 PM
marketexclusive.com logoAnalyst Activity – Wells Fargo & Co. Initiates Coverage On Canadian Natural Resources (NYSE:CNQ) With a Outperform (NYSE:CNQ)
marketexclusive.com - December 16 at 4:46 PM
4-traders.com logoCanadian Natural Resources Limited : Completes the Sale of Its Ownership Interest in the Cold Lake Pipeline (NYSE:CNQ)
www.4-traders.com - December 16 at 4:46 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoCoverage initiated on Canadian Natrl Res by Wells Fargo (NYSE:CNQ)
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 16 at 4:46 PM
reuters.com logoCanadian Natural Resources says 2017 production to rise 6 percent (NYSE:CNQ)
ca.reuters.com - December 15 at 4:49 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo5:35 am Canadian Natrl Res details FY17 budget, sees CapEx of approximately CAD 3.9 bln (NYSE:CNQ)
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 15 at 4:49 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCanadian Natural Resources Limited to Release 2017 Budget Details (NYSE:CNQ)
finance.yahoo.com - December 14 at 10:28 PM
News IconCanadian Natural Resources Sells Cold Lake Pipeline Stake (NYSE:CNQ)
www.midstreambusiness.com - December 14 at 3:07 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoOil & Gas Stock Roundup: CVX Spending Cut, PTEN Acquisition and More (NYSE:CNQ)
finance.yahoo.com - December 13 at 5:02 PM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Canadian Natural Resources Ltd. : December 13, 2016 (NYSE:CNQ)
www.capitalcube.com - December 13 at 5:02 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Canadian Natural Resources announces sale of stake in the Cold Lake Pipeline (NYSE:CNQ)
www.reuters.com - December 12 at 12:25 PM
News IconInter Pipeline to buy Canadian Natural's 15% stake in Cold Lake pipeline system (NYSE:CNQ)
calgaryherald.com - December 12 at 12:25 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCanadian Natural Resources Limited Announces the Sale of its Ownership Interest in the Cold Lake Pipeline (NYSE:CNQ)
finance.yahoo.com - December 12 at 12:25 PM

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What is Canadian Natural Resources Limited's stock symbol?

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

How often does Canadian Natural Resources Limited pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Canadian Natural Resources Limited?

Canadian Natural Resources Limited declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 3rd. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 9th will be given a dividend of $0.1866 per share on Sunday, January 1st. This represents a $0.75 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.47%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, December 7th. This is a boost from Canadian Natural Resources Limited's previous quarterly dividend of $0.18.

Where is Canadian Natural Resources Limited's stock going? Where will Canadian Natural Resources Limited's stock price be in 2017?

19 brokers have issued 12-month price targets for Canadian Natural Resources Limited's stock. Their forecasts range from $34.00 to $64.00. On average, they anticipate Canadian Natural Resources Limited's share price to reach $44.20 in the next year.

Who owns Canadian Natural Resources Limited stock?

Canadian Natural Resources Limited's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (2.85%), Letko Brosseau & Associates Inc. (1.31%), Fiera Capital Corp (0.77%), Guardian Capital LP (0.63%), William Blair Investment Management LLC (0.52%) and Franklin Resources Inc. (0.33%).

Who sold Canadian Natural Resources Limited stock? Who is selling Canadian Natural Resources Limited stock?

Canadian Natural Resources Limited's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Letko Brosseau & Associates Inc., Fiera Capital Corp, Guardian Capital LP, Allianz Asset Management AG and Capital International Ltd. CA.

Who bought Canadian Natural Resources Limited stock? Who is buying Canadian Natural Resources Limited stock?

Canadian Natural Resources Limited's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., William Blair Investment Management LLC, FIL Ltd, DFT Energy LP, Precocity Capital LP, Intact Investment Management Inc., Scotia Capital Inc. and Harbor Advisors LLC.

How do I buy Canadian Natural Resources Limited stock?

Shares of Canadian Natural Resources Limited 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 Resources Limited stock cost?

One share of Canadian Natural Resources Limited stock can currently be purchased for approximately $30.24.

Canadian Natural Resources Limited (NYSE:CNQ) Chart for Wednesday, February, 22, 2017


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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Canadian Natural Resources Limited (NYSE:CNQ)

Earnings History Chart

Earnings by Quarter for Canadian Natural Resources Limited (NYSE:CNQ)

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Dividend Payments by Quarter for Canadian Natural Resources Limited (NYSE:CNQ)

Last Updated on 2/22/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff