NYSE:CP - Canadian Pacific Railway Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$204.36 +2.36 (+1.17 %)
(As of 02/15/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$202.00
Today's Range$202.35 - $204.62
52-Week Range$167.48 - $224.19
Volume312,600 shs
Average Volume565,069 shs
Market Capitalization$28.73 billion
P/E Ratio18.25
Dividend Yield0.95%
Beta1.15
Canadian Pacific Railway Limited, together with its subsidiaries, owns and operates a transcontinental freight railway in Canada and the United States. The company transports bulk commodities, including grain, coal, potash, fertilizers, and sulphur; and merchandise freight, such as finished vehicles and machineries, automotive parts, chemicals and plastics, petroleum and crude products, and metals and minerals, as well as forest, industrial, and consumer products. It also transports intermodal traffic comprising retail goods in overseas containers that could be transported by train, ship, and truck, as well as in domestic containers and trailers that could be moved by train and truck. The company offers rail and intermodal transportation services through a network of approximately 12,500 miles serving business centers in Montreal, Quebec and Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; and the United States Northeast and Midwest regions. In addition, it offers transload, leasing, and logistics services. Canadian Pacific Railway Limited was founded in 1881 and is headquartered in Calgary, Canada.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Railroads, line-haul operating
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorTransportation
CUSIPN/A
Phone403-319-7000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.64 billion
Cash Flow$12.8045 per share
Book Value$34.25 per share

Profitability

Net Income$1.51 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees12,770
Market Cap$28.73 billion
OptionableOptionable

Canadian Pacific Railway (NYSE:CP) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Canadian Pacific Railway's stock symbol?

Canadian Pacific Railway trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CP."

How often does Canadian Pacific Railway pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Canadian Pacific Railway?

Canadian Pacific Railway declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, February 15th. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 29th will be given a dividend of $0.4887 per share on Monday, April 29th. This represents a $1.95 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.96%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 28th. View Canadian Pacific Railway's Dividend History.

How will Canadian Pacific Railway's stock buyback program work?

Canadian Pacific Railway declared that its board has initiated a stock buyback plan on Sunday, June 4th 2017, which permits the company to repurchase 4,380,000 shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are typically a sign that the company's board of directors believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Canadian Pacific Railway's earnings last quarter?

Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd (NYSE:CP) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, January, 23rd. The transportation company reported $4.55 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $3.18 by $1.37. The transportation company earned $2.01 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.93 billion. Canadian Pacific Railway had a net margin of 26.62% and a return on equity of 30.69%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 17.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $3.22 EPS. View Canadian Pacific Railway's Earnings History.

When is Canadian Pacific Railway's next earnings date?

Canadian Pacific Railway is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April 17th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Canadian Pacific Railway.

What price target have analysts set for CP?

18 brokers have issued twelve-month price objectives for Canadian Pacific Railway's stock. Their predictions range from $205.00 to $260.00. On average, they expect Canadian Pacific Railway's share price to reach $234.25 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 14.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Canadian Pacific Railway.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Canadian Pacific Railway?

18 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Canadian Pacific Railway in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 17 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Canadian Pacific Railway.

Has Canadian Pacific Railway been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about CP stock have trended somewhat positive on Saturday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group scores the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Canadian Pacific Railway earned a daily sentiment score of 1.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the transportation company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future.

Are investors shorting Canadian Pacific Railway?

Canadian Pacific Railway saw a increase in short interest in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 942,820 shares, an increase of 47.0% from the January 15th total of 641,233 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 659,891 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.4 days. View Canadian Pacific Railway's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Canadian Pacific Railway's key competitors?

Who are Canadian Pacific Railway's key executives?

Canadian Pacific Railway's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Keith E. Creel, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 50)
  • Mr. Nadeem Velani, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 46)
  • Mr. Robert Allen Johnson, Exec. VP of Operations (Age 57)
  • Mr. Jeffrey J. Ellis, Chief Legal Officer & Corp. Sec. (Age 51)
  • Mr. Laird Joseph Pitz, Sr. VP & Chief Risk Officer (Age 74)

Who are Canadian Pacific Railway's major shareholders?

Canadian Pacific Railway's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include WCM Investment Management LLC (3.52%), TD Asset Management Inc. (2.48%), 1832 Asset Management L.P. (1.93%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (1.44%), CIBC Asset Management Inc (1.41%) and Mackenzie Financial Corp (1.35%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Canadian Pacific Railway.

Which major investors are selling Canadian Pacific Railway stock?

CP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Bank of America Corp DE, Cidel Asset Management Inc., TD Asset Management Inc., D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., Toronto Dominion Bank, Thornburg Investment Management Inc. and Waratah Capital Advisors Ltd.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Canadian Pacific Railway.

Which major investors are buying Canadian Pacific Railway stock?

CP stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Mackenzie Financial Corp, Millennium Management LLC, CIBC Asset Management Inc, WCM Investment Management LLC, Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd., DSM Capital Partners LLC, Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta as represented by Alberta Investment Management Corp and United Services Automobile Association. View Insider Buying and Selling for Canadian Pacific Railway.

How do I buy shares of Canadian Pacific Railway?

Shares of CP 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Canadian Pacific Railway's stock price today?

One share of CP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $204.36.

How big of a company is Canadian Pacific Railway?

Canadian Pacific Railway has a market capitalization of $28.73 billion and generates $5.64 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $1.51 billion in net income (profit) each year or $11.20 on an earnings per share basis. Canadian Pacific Railway employs 12,770 workers across the globe.

What is Canadian Pacific Railway's official website?

The official website for Canadian Pacific Railway is http://www.cpr.ca.

How can I contact Canadian Pacific Railway?

Canadian Pacific Railway's mailing address is 7550 OGDEN DALE ROAD S.E., CALGARY A0, T2C 4X9. The transportation company can be reached via phone at 403-319-7000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Canadian Pacific Railway (NYSE CP)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  756 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  605 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,361
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Canadian Pacific Railway and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CP will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CP will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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