Canadian Pacific Railway Limited, together with its subsidiaries, owns and operates a transcontinental freight railway in Canada and the United States. The Company operates through rail transportation segment. The Company's transports bulk commodities, merchandise freight, and intermodal traffic over a network of approximately 12,400 miles. Its railway feeds directly into the United States heartland from the east and west coasts. Its Bulk commodities include grain, coal, potash, fertilizers and sulfur. Its Merchandise freight consists of finished vehicles and machinery, as well as forest and industrial and consumer products. Its Intermodal traffic consists of retail goods in overseas containers that can be transported by train, ship and truck and in domestic containers and trailers that can be moved by train and truck. Its subsidiaries include Canadian Pacific Railway Company, Soo Line Railroad Company, Delaware and Hudson Railway Company, Inc. and Mount Stephen Properties Inc.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: Transportation
- Industry: Railroads
- Sub-Industry: N/A
- Symbol: NYSE:CP
- CUSIP: N/A
- Web: www.cpr.ca
- Market Cap: $23.3 billion
- Outstanding Shares: 146,694,000
- 50 Day Moving Avg: $154.31
- 200 Day Moving Avg: $149.69
- 52 Week Range: $119.50 - $160.45
Sales & Book Value:
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 21.60
- Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.60
- P/E Growth: 2.77
- Annual Revenue: $4.58 billion
- Price / Sales: 5.09
- Book Value: $25.21 per share
- Price / Book: 6.30
- Annual Dividend: $1.49
- Dividend Yield: 1.1%
- EBIDTA: $2.33 billion
- Net Margins: 25.56%
- Return on Equity: 32.07%
- Return on Assets: 8.01%
- Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.87%
- Current Ratio: 0.75%
- Quick Ratio: 0.61%
- Average Volume: 672,155 shs.
- Beta: 1.08
- Short Ratio: 0.95
Frequently Asked Questions for Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (NYSE:CP)
What is Canadian Pacific Railway Limited's stock symbol?
Canadian Pacific Railway Limited trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CP."
How often does Canadian Pacific Railway Limited pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Canadian Pacific Railway Limited?
Canadian Pacific Railway Limited announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 11th. Investors of record on Friday, June 30th will be paid a dividend of $0.412 per share on Monday, July 31st. This represents a $1.65 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.04%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, June 28th. This is a positive change from Canadian Pacific Railway Limited's previous quarterly dividend of $0.38. View Canadian Pacific Railway Limited's Dividend History.
How were Canadian Pacific Railway Limited's earnings last quarter?
Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (NYSE:CP) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, January, 18th. The company reported $3.04 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $3.11 by $0.07. The business had revenue of $1.64 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.24 billion. Canadian Pacific Railway Limited had a return on equity of 32.07% and a net margin of 25.56%. The company's quarterly revenue was down 3.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $2.72 earnings per share. View Canadian Pacific Railway Limited's Earnings History.
Where is Canadian Pacific Railway Limited's stock going? Where will Canadian Pacific Railway Limited's stock price be in 2017?
22 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Canadian Pacific Railway Limited's shares. Their forecasts range from $119.00 to $227.00. On average, they expect Canadian Pacific Railway Limited's stock price to reach $182.88 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Canadian Pacific Railway Limited.
What are analysts saying about Canadian Pacific Railway Limited stock?
Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Canadian Pacific Railway Limited stock:
- 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Shares of Canadian Pacific have struggled over the last one year, underperforming the Zacks-categorized Transportation-Rail industry in the period. We expect the company tp struggle in the first quarter of 2017 like it did in the fourth quarter of 2016. Unfavorable weather conditions on the West Coast and a delayed grain harvest might hurt results. The pessimism surrounding the stock is reflected by the 3.5% decline in the first quarter Zacks Consensus Estimate to $1.93 per share over the last two months. Moreover, the company's high debt levels raise concerns. We are, however, impressed with the company’s efforts to control costs." (3/21/2017)
- 2. Buckingham Research analysts commented, "increasing cost headwinds for the higher CAD as well as higher fuel prices, and weaker than expected grain and potash shipment this quarter," (7/1/2016)
Who are some of Canadian Pacific Railway Limited's key competitors?
Who owns Canadian Pacific Railway Limited stock?
Canadian Pacific Railway Limited's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Artisan Partners Limited Partnership (4.02%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2.44%), WCM Investment Management CA (2.40%), TD Asset Management Inc. (2.39%), Vanguard Group Inc. (2.10%) and OppenheimerFunds Inc. (1.71%). Company insiders that own Canadian Pacific Railway Limited stock include E Hunter Harrison, Mark Kenneth Wallace, Matthew H Paull, Pershing Square Capital Manage, Peter John Edwards and Ubavka Rebecca Macdonald. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Canadian Pacific Railway Limited.
Who sold Canadian Pacific Railway Limited stock? Who is selling Canadian Pacific Railway Limited stock?
Canadian Pacific Railway Limited's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Egerton Capital UK LLP, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Morgan Stanley, American Century Companies Inc., Schroder Investment Management Group, Swiss National Bank and Credit Suisse AG. Company insiders that have sold Canadian Pacific Railway Limited stock in the last year include E Hunter Harrison, Mark Kenneth Wallace, Pershing Square Capital Manage, Peter John Edwards and Ubavka Rebecca Macdonald. View Insider Buying and Selling for Canadian Pacific Railway Limited.
Who bought Canadian Pacific Railway Limited stock? Who is buying Canadian Pacific Railway Limited stock?
Canadian Pacific Railway Limited's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including OppenheimerFunds Inc., Thornburg Investment Management Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, TD Asset Management Inc., Point72 Asset Management L.P., WCM Investment Management CA, Vanguard Group Inc. and Great West Life Assurance Co. Can. Company insiders that have bought Canadian Pacific Railway Limited stock in the last two years include Matthew H Paull and Peter John Edwards. View Insider Buying and Selling for Canadian Pacific Railway Limited.
How do I buy Canadian Pacific Railway Limited stock?
Shares of Canadian Pacific Railway 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 Pacific Railway Limited stock cost?
One share of Canadian Pacific Railway Limited stock can currently be purchased for approximately $158.85.
Earnings History for Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (NYSE:CP)Earnings History by Quarter for Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (NYSE:CP)
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
|Date||Quarter||Consensus Estimate||Actual EPS||Revenue Estimate||Actual Revenue||Release Link||Conference Call||Details|
|1/18/2017||Q416||$3.11||$3.04||$1.24 billion||$1.64 billion||View||N/A|
|10/19/2016||Q316||$2.79||$2.73||$1.26 billion||$1.55 billion||View||Listen|
|7/20/2016||Q216||$2.50||$2.05||$1.57 billion||$1.45 billion||View||Listen|
|4/20/2016||Q116||$2.40||$2.50||$1.62 billion||$1.59 billion||View||N/A|
|1/21/2016||Q415||$2.82||$2.72||$1.74 billion||$1.69 billion||View||N/A|
|10/20/2015||Q315||$2.03||$2.06||$1.69 billion||$1.71 billion||View||Listen|
|7/21/2015||Q215||$1.95||$1.99||$1.71 billion||$1.65 billion||View||Listen|
|4/21/2015||Q115||$1.77||$1.85||$1.67 billion||$1.67 billion||View||N/A|
|1/22/2015||Q414||$2.28||$2.20||$1.51 billion||$1.45 billion||View||N/A|
|10/21/2014||Q314||$2.22||$2.04||$1.70 billion||$1.67 billion||View||Listen|
|7/17/2014||Q214||$1.97||$1.96||$1.65 billion||$1.68 billion||View||N/A|
|4/22/2014||Q114||$1.38||$1.31||$1.53 billion||$1.51 billion||View||N/A|
|7/24/2013||Q213||$1.51||$1.43||$1.51 billion||$1.50 billion||View||N/A|
|4/24/2013||Q113||$1.21||$1.24||$1.48 billion||$1.50 billion||View||N/A|
|1/29/2013||Q412||$1.28||$1.28||$1.49 billion||$1.50 billion||View||N/A|
Earnings Estimates for Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (NYSE:CP)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $8.80
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $9.34
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
|Quarter||Number of Estimates||Low Estimate||High Estimate||Average Estimate|
Current Dividend Information for Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (NYSE:CP)
|Dividend Growth:||7.90% (3 Year Average)|
|Payout Ratio:||18.67% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings) |
17.49% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
15.57% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend History by Quarter for Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (NYSE:CP)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (NYSE:CP)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.13%Insider Trades by Quarter for Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (NYSE:CP)
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 69.01%
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Details|
|1/26/2017||Mark Kenneth Wallace||VP||Sell||577||$154.36||$89,065.72|| |
|1/24/2017||Mark Kenneth Wallace||VP||Sell||3,910||$152.45||$596,079.50|| |
|1/23/2017||Mark Kenneth Wallace||VP||Sell||8,080||$150.18||$1,213,454.40|| |
|1/20/2017||E Hunter Harrison||CEO||Sell||178,617||$150.81||$26,937,229.77|| |
|12/23/2016||Ubavka Rebecca Macdonald||Director||Sell||3,900||$143.65||$560,235.00|| |
|11/23/2016||Peter John Edwards||VP||Sell||15,300||$149.60||$2,288,880.00|| |
|8/3/2016||Pershing Square Capital Manage||Director||Sell||9,840,890||$141.68||$1,394,257,295.20|| |
|4/26/2016||Matthew H Paull||Director||Buy||1,000||$143.89||$143,890.00|| |
|4/25/2016||Peter John Edwards||VP||Buy||1||$147.00||$147.00|| |
|4/22/2016||Pershing Square Capital Manage||Director||Sell||4,100,000||$148.25||$607,825,000.00|| |
Headline Trends for Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (NYSE:CP)
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Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (CP) Chart for Sunday, May, 28, 2017