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Canadian Pacific Railway Stock Price, Forecast & Analysis (NYSE:CP)

-0.99 (-0.42 %)
(As of 11/12/2019 04:25 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $234.24
50-Day Range
MA: $222.50
52-Week Range
Now: $234.24
Volume438,570 shs
Average Volume442,021 shs
Market Capitalization$32.21 billion
P/E Ratio20.91
Dividend Yield1.07%
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 energy, chemicals and plastics, metals, minerals and consumer, automotive, and forest products. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Railroads, line-haul operating



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.64 billion
Cash Flow$15.16 per share
Book Value$39.75 per share


Net Income$1.51 billion


Market Cap$32.21 billion
Next Earnings Date1/22/2020 (Estimated)

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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 announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, July 15th. Investors of record on Friday, September 27th will be paid a dividend of $0.634 per share on Monday, October 28th. This represents a $2.54 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.08%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 26th. This is a boost from Canadian Pacific Railway's previous quarterly dividend of $0.62. View Canadian Pacific Railway's Dividend History.

How were Canadian Pacific Railway's earnings last quarter?

Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd (NYSE:CP) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October, 23rd. The transportation company reported $4.61 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $3.41 by $1.20. The transportation company earned $1.98 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.99 billion. Canadian Pacific Railway had a net margin of 30.02% and a return on equity of 32.62%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 4.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $4.12 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, January 22nd 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Canadian Pacific Railway.

What price target have analysts set for CP?

22 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Canadian Pacific Railway's shares. Their forecasts range from $206.00 to $355.00. On average, they expect Canadian Pacific Railway's stock price to reach $274.94 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 17.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Canadian Pacific Railway.

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

22 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Canadian Pacific Railway in the last year. There are currently 7 hold ratings and 15 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?

Headlines about CP stock have been trending very negative recently, according to InfoTrie. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. 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 news sentiment score of -3.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the transportation company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for Canadian Pacific Railway.

Are investors shorting Canadian Pacific Railway?

Canadian Pacific Railway saw a decrease in short interest in the month of September. As of September 30th, there was short interest totalling 624,000 shares, a decrease of 16.7% from the August 30th total of 749,300 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 446,900 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.4 days. Approximately 0.5% of the company's shares are short sold. View Canadian Pacific Railway's Current Options Chain.

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

What other stocks do shareholders of Canadian Pacific Railway own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Canadian Pacific Railway investors own include Teck Resources (TECK), NVIDIA (NVDA), Visa (V), Union Pacific (UNP), Netflix (NFLX), Alibaba Group (BABA), Mastercard (MA), Boeing (BA), Intel (INTC) and Canadian National Railway (CNI).

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. John Kenneth Brooks, Exec. VP & Chief Marketing Officer (Age 48)
  • 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 shareholders include WCM Investment Management LLC (3.87%), Veritas Asset Management LLP (1.76%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (1.41%), CIBC Asset Management Inc (1.02%), Great West Life Assurance Co. Can (0.90%) and Beutel Goodman & Co Ltd. (0.63%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Canadian Pacific Railway.

Which institutional investors are selling Canadian Pacific Railway stock?

CP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including CIBC Asset Management Inc, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Great West Life Assurance Co. Can, Icon Advisers Inc. Co., QV Investors Inc., Marathon Asset Management LLP, Greystone Managed Investments Inc. and Gateway Investment Advisers LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Canadian Pacific Railway.

Which institutional investors are buying Canadian Pacific Railway stock?

CP stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Veritas Asset Management LLP, WCM Investment Management LLC, Beutel Goodman & Co Ltd., Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL, Alberta Investment Management Corp, Sterling Investment Management Inc., Tower Research Capital LLC TRC and Waratah Capital Advisors Ltd.. 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Canadian Pacific Railway's stock price today?

One share of CP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $234.24.

How big of a company is Canadian Pacific Railway?

Canadian Pacific Railway has a market capitalization of $32.21 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.View Additional Information About Canadian Pacific Railway.

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 403-319-3591 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:  819 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  654 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,473
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 11/12/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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