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Canadian Natural Resources Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.36 (-2.18 %)
(As of 09/25/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $16.15
50-Day Range
MA: $19.18
52-Week Range
Now: $16.15
Volume2.50 million shs
Average Volume4.51 million shs
Market Capitalization$19.07 billion
P/E Ratio403.75
Dividend Yield7.87%
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, 2017, the company's gross proved crude oil, bitumen, SCO, and NGLs reserves totaled 8,784 million barrels; gross proved plus probable crude oil, bitumen, SCO, and NGLs reserves totaled 11,760 million barrels; proved natural gas reserves totaled 6,652 billion cubic feet; and gross proved plus probable natural gas reserves totaled 9,734 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$5.51 per share
Book Value$22.22 per share


Net Income$4.08 billion


Outstanding Shares1,181,038,000
Market Cap$19.07 billion
Next Earnings Date11/5/2020 (Estimated)
-0.36 (-2.18 %)
(As of 09/25/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Canadian Natural Resources (NYSE:CNQ) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Canadian Natural Resources' stock price 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. Since then, CNQ stock has increased by 7.1% and is now trading at $16.15.
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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 were Canadian Natural Resources' earnings last quarter?

Canadian Natural Resources Ltd (NYSE:CNQ) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 6th. The oil and gas producer reported ($0.65) EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.56) by $0.09. Canadian Natural Resources had a net margin of 0.33% and a return on equity of 1.56%. During the same period last year, the firm posted $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. Investors of record on Friday, September 18th will be given a dividend of $0.318 per share on Monday, October 5th. This represents a $1.27 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 7.88%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 17th. This is a boost from Canadian Natural Resources's previous quarterly dividend of $0.30.
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What price target have analysts set for CNQ?

16 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for Canadian Natural Resources' shares. Their forecasts range from $17.00 to $92.00. On average, they expect Canadian Natural Resources' share price to reach $35.40 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 119.2% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting Canadian Natural Resources?

Canadian Natural Resources saw a increase in short interest in September. As of September 15th, there was short interest totaling 13,110,000 shares, an increase of 76.0% from the August 31st total of 7,450,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 3,550,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 3.7 days. Currently, 1.2% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
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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 Intel (INTC), Pfizer (PFE), Micron Technology (MU), Bank of America (BAC), AT&T (T), AbbVie (ABBV), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Gilead Sciences (GILD) 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 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)

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 FIL Ltd (4.79%), Vanguard Group Inc. (3.20%), TD Asset Management Inc. (2.13%), Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (1.87%), FMR LLC (1.53%) and Public Investment Fund (1.45%).

Which major investors are selling Canadian Natural Resources stock?

CNQ stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd, Public Investment Fund, Toronto Dominion Bank, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Cardinal Capital Management Inc., TD Asset Management Inc., and Letko Brosseau & Associates Inc..

Which major investors are buying Canadian Natural Resources stock?

CNQ stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Luminus Management LLC, FIL Ltd, Holocene Advisors LP, Point72 Asset Management L.P., QV Investors Inc., MUFG Securities EMEA plc, and Marshall Wace North America L.P..

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 $16.15.

How big of a company is Canadian Natural Resources?

Canadian Natural Resources has a market capitalization of $19.07 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 9/27/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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