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NYSE:CNQ - Canadian Natural Resources Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.11 (-0.36 %)
(As of 12/13/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $30.36
50-Day Range
MA: $27.68
52-Week Range
Now: $30.36
Volume2.50 million shs
Average Volume2.79 million shs
Market Capitalization$35.96 billion
P/E Ratio14.12
Dividend Yield3.83%
Canadian Natural Resources Limited explores for, develops, produces, and markets crude oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids (NGLs). The company offers synthetic crude oil (SCO), light and medium crude oil, bitumen (thermal oil), primary heavy crude oil, and Pelican Lake heavy crude oil. Its midstream assets include two crude oil pipeline systems; and a 50% working interest in an 84-megawatt cogeneration plant at Primrose. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Crude petroleum & natural gas



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$17.19 billion
Cash Flow$5.65 per share
Book Value$20.52 per share


Net Income$2.00 billion


Outstanding Shares1,184,360,000
Market Cap$35.96 billion
Next Earnings Date3/5/2020 (Estimated)

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Canadian Natural Resources (NYSE:CNQ) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Canadian Natural Resources' stock symbol?

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

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

Canadian Natural Resources announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 7th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, December 11th will be given a dividend of $0.285 per share on Wednesday, January 1st. This represents a $1.14 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.75%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, December 10th. This is an increase from Canadian Natural Resources's previous quarterly dividend of $0.28. View Canadian Natural Resources' Dividend History.

How will Canadian Natural Resources' stock buyback program work?

Canadian Natural Resources announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a stock repurchase program on Thursday, March 15th 2018, which allows the company to buyback 61,300,000 outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are usually an indication that the company's management believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Canadian Natural Resources' earnings last quarter?

Canadian Natural Resources Ltd (NYSE:CNQ) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November, 7th. The oil and gas producer reported $1.04 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.60 by $0.44. The oil and gas producer earned $4.67 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $4.46 billion. Canadian Natural Resources had a net margin of 18.37% and a return on equity of 7.87%. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $1.11 earnings per share. View Canadian Natural Resources' Earnings History.

When is Canadian Natural Resources' next earnings date?

Canadian Natural Resources is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March 5th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Canadian Natural Resources.

What price target have analysts set for CNQ?

15 analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Canadian Natural Resources' stock. Their forecasts range from $27.83 to $53.00. On average, they expect Canadian Natural Resources' stock price to reach $42.65 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 40.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Canadian Natural Resources.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Canadian Natural Resources?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Canadian Natural Resources in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 11 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Canadian Natural Resources.

Has Canadian Natural Resources been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about CNQ stock has been trending somewhat positive on Saturday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Canadian Natural Resources earned a media sentiment score of 1.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the oil and gas producer a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Canadian Natural Resources.

Are investors shorting Canadian Natural Resources?

Canadian Natural Resources saw a decline in short interest in the month of November. As of November 29th, there was short interest totalling 7,390,000 shares, a decline of 7.7% from the November 14th total of 8,010,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 2,480,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 3.0 days. Approximately 0.6% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View Canadian Natural Resources' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Canadian Natural Resources' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Canadian Natural Resources own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Canadian Natural Resources investors own include CA (CA), Micron Technology (MU), Bank of America (BAC), Intel (INTC), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), BlackRock (BLK), AT&T (T), Suncor Energy (SU), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG) and Alibaba Group (BABA).

Who are Canadian Natural Resources' key executives?

Canadian Natural Resources' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Norman Murray Edwards O.C., Exec. Chairman (Age 59)
  • Mr. Timothy Shawn McKay, Pres & Director (Age 57)
  • Mr. Steve W. Laut, Exec. Vice Chairman (Age 61)
  • Mr. Scott G. Stauth, Chief Operating Officer of Oil Sands (Age 53)
  • Mr. Corey B. Bieber C.A., CA, Exec. Advisor (Age 55)

Who are Canadian Natural Resources' major shareholders?

Canadian Natural Resources' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Beutel Goodman & Co Ltd. (2.07%), Letko Brosseau & Associates Inc. (1.26%), CIBC Asset Management Inc (1.17%), Great West Life Assurance Co. Can (0.94%), QV Investors Inc. (0.47%) and Boston Partners (0.41%).

Which major investors are selling Canadian Natural Resources stock?

CNQ stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Boston Partners, Millennium Management LLC, Alberta Investment Management Corp, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Marathon Asset Management LLP, Ingalls & Snyder LLC, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA and Ninepoint Partners LP.

Which major investors are buying Canadian Natural Resources stock?

CNQ stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Man Group plc, Point72 Asset Management L.P., Beutel Goodman & Co Ltd., Great West Life Assurance Co. Can, Hexavest Inc., QV Investors Inc., CIBC Asset Management Inc and Lincluden Management Ltd..

How do I buy shares of Canadian Natural Resources?

Shares of CNQ can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Canadian Natural Resources' stock price today?

One share of CNQ stock can currently be purchased for approximately $30.36.

How big of a company is Canadian Natural Resources?

Canadian Natural Resources has a market capitalization of $35.96 billion and generates $17.19 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas producer earns $2.00 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.15 on an earnings per share basis. Canadian Natural Resources employs 9,709 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Canadian Natural Resources.

What is Canadian Natural Resources' official website?

The official website for Canadian Natural Resources is http://www.cnrl.com/.

How can I contact Canadian Natural Resources?

Canadian Natural Resources' mailing address is 2100 855-2 STREET SW, CALGARY A0, T2P 4J8. The oil and gas producer can be reached via phone at 403-517-6700 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Canadian Natural Resources (NYSE CNQ)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  513 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  398 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  911
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Canadian Natural Resources and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CNQ will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CNQ will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/14/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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