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NYSE:CPCanadian Pacific Railway Stock Price, Forecast & News

+2.87 (+1.03 %)
(As of 08/7/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $281.99
50-Day Range
MA: $262.78
52-Week Range
Now: $281.99
Volume242,167 shs
Average Volume394,432 shs
Market Capitalization$38.22 billion
P/E Ratio22.38
Dividend Yield0.87%
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. It also transports intermodal traffic comprising retail goods in overseas containers. The company offers rail and intermodal transportation services through a network of approximately 12,500 miles serving business centers in Quebec and British Columbia, Canada; and the United States Northeast and Midwest regions. Canadian Pacific Railway Limited was founded in 1881 and is headquartered in Calgary, Canada.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.3Community Rank: 2.8Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.89 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Railroads, line-haul operating



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.87 billion
Cash Flow$16.48 per share
Book Value$39.74 per share


Net Income$1.84 billion


Market Cap$38.22 billion
Next Earnings Date10/28/2020 (Estimated)
+2.87 (+1.03 %)
(As of 08/7/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Canadian Pacific Railway (NYSE:CP) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Canadian Pacific Railway's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Canadian Pacific Railway's stock was trading at $217.30 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, CP shares have increased by 29.8% and is now trading at $281.99.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Canadian Pacific Railway?

23 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Canadian Pacific Railway in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 5 hold ratings and 17 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is Canadian Pacific Railway's next earnings date?

Canadian Pacific Railway is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October 28th 2020.
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How were Canadian Pacific Railway's earnings last quarter?

Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd (NYSE:CP) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July, 22nd. The transportation company reported $4.07 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $2.75 by $1.32. The transportation company earned $1.79 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.78 billion. Canadian Pacific Railway had a net margin of 29.48% and a return on equity of 34.28%. Canadian Pacific Railway's revenue was down 9.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $4.30 EPS.
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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 Wednesday, July 22nd. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 25th will be paid a dividend of $0.7065 per share on Monday, October 26th. This represents a $2.83 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.00%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 24th. This is a positive change from Canadian Pacific Railway's previous quarterly dividend of $0.59.
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What price target have analysts set for CP?

23 analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Canadian Pacific Railway's shares. Their forecasts range from $257.00 to $410.00. On average, they anticipate Canadian Pacific Railway's stock price to reach $332.40 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 17.9% from the stock's current price.
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Has Canadian Pacific Railway been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about CP stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing 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 media sentiment score of 1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the transportation company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.
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Are investors shorting Canadian Pacific Railway?

Canadian Pacific Railway saw a increase in short interest during the month of July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totaling 358,200 shares, an increase of 32.1% from the June 30th total of 271,100 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 467,400 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 0.8 days. Approximately 0.3% of the company's shares are short sold.
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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 NVIDIA (NVDA), Union Pacific (UNP), AbbVie (ABBV), Boeing (BA), Teck Resources (TECK), Visa (V), Walmart (WMT), Alibaba Group (BABA), Pfizer (PFE) and Walt Disney (DIS).

Who are Canadian Pacific Railway's key executives?

Canadian Pacific Railway's management team includes the following 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)

What is Canadian Pacific Railway's stock symbol?

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

Who are Canadian Pacific Railway's major shareholders?

Canadian Pacific Railway's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include CIBC Asset Management Inc (1.16%), Swiss National Bank (0.43%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.39%), Thornburg Investment Management Inc. (0.19%), QV Investors Inc. (0.18%) and Marathon Asset Management LLP (0.13%).
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Which institutional investors are selling Canadian Pacific Railway stock?

CP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Thornburg Investment Management Inc., Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank, M&G Investment Management Ltd., Canal Insurance CO, Icon Advisers Inc. Co., Cumberland Partners Ltd, and Marathon Asset Management LLP.
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Which institutional investors are buying Canadian Pacific Railway stock?

CP stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including QV Investors Inc., CIBC Asset Management Inc, Swiss National Bank, Locust Wood Capital Advisers LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Strs Ohio, Cardinal Capital Management Inc., and Intact Investment Management Inc..
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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 $281.99.

How big of a company is Canadian Pacific Railway?

Canadian Pacific Railway has a market capitalization of $38.22 billion and generates $5.87 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $1.84 billion in net income (profit) each year or $12.39 on an earnings per share basis. Canadian Pacific Railway employs 13,000 workers across the globe.

What is Canadian Pacific Railway's official website?

The official website for Canadian Pacific Railway is 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]

This page was last updated on 8/10/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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