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S&P 500   4,655.27
DOW   35,135.94
QQQ   399.69
S&P 500   4,655.27
DOW   35,135.94
QQQ   399.69
S&P 500   4,655.27
DOW   35,135.94
QQQ   399.69

Canadian Natural Resources Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.92 (+2.25%)
(As of 11/29/2021 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
3.07 million shs
Average Volume
3.02 million shs
Market Capitalization
$49.30 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About Canadian Natural Resources

Canadian Natural Resources Ltd. is an oil and natural gas production company, which engages in the exploration, development, marketing, and production of crude oil and natural gas. It operates through the following segments: Oil Sands Mining & Upgrading; Midstream & Refining; and Exploration & Production. The Oil Sands Mining & Upgrading segment produces synthetic crude oil through bitumen mining and upgrading operations. The Midstream & Refining segment focuses in maintaining pipeline operations and investment. The Exploration & Production segment comprises operations in North America, largely in Western Canada; the United Kingdom portion of the North Sea; and Côte d'Ivoire and South Africa in Offshore Africa. The company was founded on November 7, 1973 and is headquartered in Calgary, Canada.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Crude petroleum & natural gas
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$13.06 billion
Cash Flow
$3.47 per share
Book Value
$20.42 per share


Net Income
$-324.73 million
Pretax Margin




Outstanding Shares
Free Float
Market Cap
$49.30 billion

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Dividend Payable
Fiscal Year End
Next Earnings (Estimated)

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Overall MarketRank

3.21 out of 5 stars

Oils/Energy Sector

6th out of 354 stocks

Crude Petroleum & Natural Gas Industry

3rd out of 113 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 4.4Community Rank: 4.8Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Canadian Natural Resources (NYSE:CNQ) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Canadian Natural Resources a buy right now?

15 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Canadian Natural Resources in the last twelve months. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 12 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Canadian Natural Resources stock.
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How has Canadian Natural Resources' stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

Canadian Natural Resources' stock was trading at $15.08 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, CNQ shares have increased by 177.7% and is now trading at $41.88.
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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, March 3rd 2022.
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How were Canadian Natural Resources' earnings last quarter?

Canadian Natural Resources Limited (NYSE:CNQ) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 5th. The oil and gas producer reported $0.99 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.77 by $0.22. The oil and gas producer had revenue of $5.31 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $5.26 billion. Canadian Natural Resources had a net margin of 21.13% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 14.56%.
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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, November 5th. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 10th will be given a dividend of $0.4731 per share on Wednesday, January 5th. This represents a $1.89 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.52%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 9th. This is a boost from Canadian Natural Resources's previous quarterly dividend of $0.37.
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Is Canadian Natural Resources a good dividend stock?

Canadian Natural Resources pays an annual dividend of $1.49 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.64%. Canadian Natural Resources does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Canadian Natural Resources is 37.82%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Canadian Natural Resources will have a dividend payout ratio of 27.54% next year. This indicates that Canadian Natural Resources will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for CNQ?

15 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Canadian Natural Resources' stock. Their forecasts range from $44.00 to $70.00. On average, they expect Canadian Natural Resources' stock price to reach $55.25 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 31.9% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Canadian Natural Resources' key executives?

Canadian Natural Resources' management team includes the following people:
  • Tim Shawn McKay, President, Chief Operating Officer & Director
  • Mark A. Stainthorpe, Chief Financial Officer & Senior VP-Finance
  • Joy P. Romero, Vice President-Technology & Innovation
  • Stephen C. Suche, Vice President-Information & Corporate Services
  • Murray G. Harris, VP, Financial Controller & Horizon Accounting

What is Tim S. McKay's approval rating as Canadian Natural Resources' CEO?

6 employees have rated Canadian Natural Resources CEO Tim S. McKay on Glassdoor.com. Tim S. McKay has an approval rating of 96% among Canadian Natural Resources' employees. This puts Tim S. McKay in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

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).

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 Capital Research Global Investors (9.89%), Capital World Investors (7.64%), TD Asset Management Inc. (1.96%), FIL Ltd (1.93%), Mackenzie Financial Corp (1.58%) and Yacktman Asset Management LP (1.41%).

Which major investors are selling Canadian Natural Resources stock?

CNQ stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital Research Global Investors, Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec, Mufg Securities Canada LTD., Two Sigma Investments LP, Letko Brosseau & Associates Inc., Two Sigma Advisers LP, Point72 Asset Management L.P., and OMERS ADMINISTRATION Corp.

Which major investors are buying Canadian Natural Resources stock?

CNQ stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital World Investors, BRITISH COLUMBIA INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT Corp, Yacktman Asset Management LP, Marathon Asset Mgmt Ltd, Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Bank of Nova Scotia, Boston Partners, and The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company .

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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Canadian Natural Resources' stock price today?

One share of CNQ stock can currently be purchased for approximately $41.88.

How much money does Canadian Natural Resources make?

Canadian Natural Resources has a market capitalization of $49.30 billion and generates $13.06 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas producer earns $-324.73 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.94 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Canadian Natural Resources have?

Canadian Natural Resources employs 9,993 workers across the globe.

When was Canadian Natural Resources founded?

Canadian Natural Resources was founded in 1989.

What is Canadian Natural Resources' official website?

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

Where are Canadian Natural Resources' headquarters?

Canadian Natural Resources is headquartered at 2100 855-2 STREET SW, CALGARY A0, T2P 4J8.

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, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 403-517-7350.

This page was last updated on 11/30/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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