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Canadian Natural Resources Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.06 (-0.35 %)
(As of 10/23/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $17.07
50-Day Range
MA: $17.44
52-Week Range
Now: $17.07
Volume2.96 million shs
Average Volume4.38 million shs
Market Capitalization$20.16 billion
P/E Ratio426.75
Dividend Yield7.59%
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. As of December 31, 2019, the company had gross proved crude oil, bitumen, SCO, and NGLs reserves totaled 9,917 million barrels; gross proved plus probable crude oil, bitumen, SCO, and NGLs reserves totaled 12,651 million barrels; proved natural gas reserves totaled 6,460 billion cubic feet; and gross proved plus probable natural gas reserves totaled 9,607 billion cubic feet. It operates primarily in Western Canada; the United Kingdom portion of the North Sea; and Offshore Africa. The company was formerly known as AEX Minerals Corporation and changed its name to Canadian Natural Resources Limited in December 1975. Canadian Natural Resources Limited was incorporated in 1973 and is headquartered in Calgary, Canada.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 4.4Community Rank: 2.8Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.39 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Crude petroleum & natural gas



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$18.38 billion
Cash Flow$5.69 per share
Book Value$22.22 per share


Net Income$4.08 billion


Outstanding Shares1,181,055,000
Market Cap$20.16 billion
Next Earnings Date11/5/2020 (Confirmed)
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Canadian Natural Resources (NYSE:CNQ) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Canadian Natural Resources' stock been impacted by COVID-19?

Canadian Natural Resources' stock was trading at $15.08 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, CNQ shares have increased by 13.2% and is now trading at $17.07.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Canadian Natural Resources?

16 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Canadian Natural Resources in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings and 13 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is Canadian Natural Resources' next earnings date?

Canadian Natural Resources is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 5th 2020.
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How can I listen to Canadian Natural Resources' earnings call?

Canadian Natural Resources will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, November 5th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were Canadian Natural Resources' earnings last quarter?

Canadian Natural Resources Limited (NYSE:CNQ) posted its earnings results on Thursday, August, 6th. The oil and gas producer reported ($0.65) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.56) by $0.09. The oil and gas producer earned $2.07 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.92 billion. Canadian Natural Resources had a net margin of 0.33% and a return on equity of 1.56%. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $0.87 EPS.
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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 Friday, August 7th. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 18th will be paid a dividend of $0.318 per share on Monday, October 5th. This represents a $1.27 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 7.45%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 17th. This is an increase from Canadian Natural Resources's previous quarterly dividend of $0.30.
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What price target have analysts set for CNQ?

16 equities research analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Canadian Natural Resources' stock. Their forecasts range from $17.00 to $92.00. On average, they anticipate Canadian Natural Resources' stock price to reach $35.33 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 107.0% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting Canadian Natural Resources?

Canadian Natural Resources saw a decline in short interest in the month of September. As of September 30th, there was short interest totaling 5,500,000 shares, a decline of 58.0% from the September 15th total of 13,110,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 3,320,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.7 days. Currently, 0.5% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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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 Pfizer (PFE), Intel (INTC), Micron Technology (MU), AbbVie (ABBV), Bank of America (BAC), Gilead Sciences (GILD), QUALCOMM (QCOM), AT&T (T), Cisco Systems (CSCO) and Suncor Energy (SU).

Who are Canadian Natural Resources' key executives?

Canadian Natural Resources' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Norman Murray Edwards O.C., Exec. Chairman (Age 60)
  • Mr. Timothy Shawn McKay, Pres & Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. Mark A. Stainthorpe C.F.A., CFO & Sr. VP of Fin. (Age 42)
  • Mr. Scott G. Stauth, Chief Operating Officer of Oil Sands (Age 54)
  • Mr. Corey B. Bieber C.A., CA, Exec. Advisor (Age 56)

What is Canadian Natural Resources' stock symbol?

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

Who are Canadian Natural Resources' major shareholders?

Canadian Natural Resources' stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include QV Investors Inc. (0.23%), Addenda Capital Inc. (0.07%), Cardinal Capital Management Inc. (0.04%), DORCHESTER WEALTH MANAGEMENT Co (0.03%), Hennessy Advisors Inc. (0.01%) and Assenagon Asset Management S.A. (0.01%).

Which major investors are selling Canadian Natural Resources stock?

CNQ stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Assenagon Asset Management S.A., QV Investors Inc., Hexavest Inc., Cardinal Capital Management Inc., Scout Investments Inc., Atlas Capital Advisors LLC, Hennessy Advisors Inc., and Taylor Cottrill Erickson & Associates Inc..

Which major investors are buying Canadian Natural Resources stock?

CNQ stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Addenda Capital Inc., Avantax Advisory Services Inc., and Envestnet Asset Management Inc..

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 $17.07.

How big of a company is Canadian Natural Resources?

Canadian Natural Resources has a market capitalization of $20.16 billion and generates $18.38 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas producer earns $4.08 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.27 on an earnings per share basis. Canadian Natural Resources employs 10,180 workers across the globe.

What is Canadian Natural Resources' official website?

The official website for Canadian Natural Resources is 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 403-517-7345 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 10/24/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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