Canadian Pacific Railway Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.89 (+1.17 %)
(As of 06/21/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume1.55 million shs
Average Volume2.83 million shs
Market Capitalization$51.21 billion
P/E Ratio25.99
Dividend Yield0.54%
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About Canadian Pacific Railway

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 13,000 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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Overall MarketRank

2.08 out of 5 stars

Transportation Sector

31st out of 249 stocks

Railroads, Line-Haul Operating Industry

2nd out of 9 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.4Community Rank: 2.8Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Canadian Pacific Railway (NYSE:CP) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Canadian Pacific Railway a buy right now?

22 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Canadian Pacific Railway in the last twelve months. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 18 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Canadian Pacific Railway stock.
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Are investors shorting Canadian Pacific Railway?

Canadian Pacific Railway saw a increase in short interest in May. As of May 14th, there was short interest totaling 14,370,000 shares, an increase of 329.0% from the April 29th total of 3,350,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 3,820,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 3.8 days. Approximately 2.2% of the shares of the company are short sold.
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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, July 28th 2021.
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How were Canadian Pacific Railway's earnings last quarter?

Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (NYSE:CP) posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, April, 20th. The transportation company reported $0.90 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.69 by $0.20. The transportation company earned $1.96 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.98 billion. Canadian Pacific Railway had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 31.95% and a net margin of 34.56%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 4.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.88 earnings per share.
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How has Canadian Pacific Railway's stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Canadian Pacific Railway's stock was trading at $43.46 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, CP shares have increased by 76.8% and is now trading at $76.82.
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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 Thursday, April 22nd. Investors of record on Friday, June 25th will be given a dividend of $0.7565 per share on Monday, July 26th. This represents a $3.03 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.94%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 24th. This is a positive change from Canadian Pacific Railway's previous quarterly dividend of $0.74.
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Is Canadian Pacific Railway a good dividend stock?

Canadian Pacific Railway pays an annual dividend of $0.41 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.54%. The dividend payout ratio of Canadian Pacific Railway is 15.53%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Canadian Pacific Railway will have a dividend payout ratio of 10.68% next year. This indicates that Canadian Pacific Railway will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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When did Canadian Pacific Railway's stock split? How did Canadian Pacific Railway's stock split work?

Canadian Pacific Railway's stock split before market open on Monday, May 17th 2021. The 5-1 split was announced on Wednesday, April 21st 2021. The newly issued shares were distributed to shareholders after the market closes on Friday, May 14th 2021. An investor that had 100 shares of Canadian Pacific Railway stock prior to the split would have 500 shares after the split.

What price target have analysts set for CP?

22 brokers have issued 12 month price targets for Canadian Pacific Railway's stock. Their forecasts range from $59.00 to $117.40. On average, they anticipate Canadian Pacific Railway's stock price to reach $88.38 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 15.0% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Canadian Pacific Railway's key executives?

Canadian Pacific Railway's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Keith E. Creel, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 52, Pay $4.34M)
  • Mr. Nadeem S. Velani, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 48, Pay $1.74M)
  • Mr. Mark A. Redd, Exec. VP of Operations (Age 50, Pay $1.23M)
  • Mr. Jeffrey J. Ellis, Chief Legal Officer & Corp. Sec. (Age 53, Pay $987.5k)
  • Mr. John Kenneth Brooks, Exec. VP & Chief Marketing Officer (Age 50, Pay $1.62M)
  • Mr. Ian Robert-Raymond Gray, VP of Financial Planning & Accounting
  • Mr. Michael J. Redeker, Chief Information Officer & VP (Age 60)
  • Ms. Maeghan Albiston, Assistant VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Chad Rolstad, VP of HR & Chief Culture Officer (Age 44)
  • Mr. Stanley Scott MacDonald, Sr. Vice-Pres of Engineering, Mechanical & Procurement

What is Keith Creel's approval rating as Canadian Pacific Railway's CEO?

99 employees have rated Canadian Pacific Railway CEO Keith Creel on Glassdoor.com. Keith Creel has an approval rating of 52% among Canadian Pacific Railway's employees. This puts Keith Creel in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

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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), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), AbbVie (ABBV), Visa (V), The Home Depot (HD), Mastercard (MA), Union Pacific (UNP), Walmart (WMT), Pfizer (PFE) and The Boeing (BA).

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 WCM Investment Management LLC (4.72%), FIL Ltd (3.40%), Veritas Asset Management LLP (2.41%), Bank of Montreal Can (2.39%), TD Asset Management Inc. (2.16%) and Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (2.09%).
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Which major investors are selling Canadian Pacific Railway stock?

CP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Great West Life Assurance Co. Can, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company , Arabesque Asset Management Ltd, TD Asset Management Inc., Franklin Resources Inc., BRITISH COLUMBIA INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT Corp, Toronto Dominion Bank, and Veritas Asset Management LLP.
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Which major investors are buying Canadian Pacific Railway stock?

CP stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Clearbridge Investments LLC, FIL Ltd, Artisan Partners Limited Partnership, Tesco Pension Investment Ltd, Waddell & Reed Financial Inc., Bank of Montreal Can, EdgePoint Investment Group Inc., and WCM Investment Management LLC.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Canadian Pacific Railway's stock price today?

One share of CP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $76.82.

How much money does Canadian Pacific Railway make?

Canadian Pacific Railway has a market capitalization of $51.21 billion and generates $5.76 billion in revenue each year. The transportation company earns $1.82 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.64 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Canadian Pacific Railway have?

Canadian Pacific Railway employs 12,398 workers across the globe.

Does Canadian Pacific Railway have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Canadian Pacific Railway: 3939804 Canada Inc., 6061338 Canada Inc., 6211241 Canada Inc., CP (US) Holding Corporation, CPFL S.à.r.l., CPFS AG, Canadian Pacific Railway Company, Central Maine & Quebec Railway, Dakota Minnesota & Eastern Railroad Corp., Dakota Minnesota & Eastern Railroad Corporation, Mount Stephen Properties Inc., Soo Line Corporation, Soo Line Holding Company, Soo Line Railroad Company, and Steelcare Inc.

When was Canadian Pacific Railway founded?

Canadian Pacific Railway was founded in 1881.

What is Canadian Pacific Railway's official website?

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

Where are Canadian Pacific Railway's headquarters?

Canadian Pacific Railway is headquartered at 7550 OGDEN DALE ROAD S.E., CALGARY A0, T2C 4X9.

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 6/22/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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