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Canadian Pacific Railway Stock Forecast, Price & News

+11.17 (+3.18 %)
(As of 03/5/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $362.66
50-Day Range
MA: $354.75
52-Week Range
Now: $362.66
Volume440,700 shs
Average Volume304,960 shs
Market Capitalization$48.34 billion
P/E Ratio28.92
Dividend Yield0.82%
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 12,700 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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Railroads, line-haul operating
Year Founded1881



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.87 billion
Cash Flow$16.74 per share
Book Value$38.88 per share


Net Income$1.84 billion


Market Cap$48.34 billion
Next Earnings Date4/20/2021 (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

2.08 out of 5 stars

Transportation Sector

17th out of 240 stocks

Railroads, Line-Haul Operating Industry

4th out of 10 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 2.8Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
+11.17 (+3.18 %)
(As of 03/5/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Canadian Pacific Railway (NYSE:CP) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Canadian Pacific Railway a buy right now?

20 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Canadian Pacific Railway in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 16 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 the month of February. As of February 12th, there was short interest totaling 890,500 shares, an increase of 55.5% from the January 28th total of 572,700 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 278,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.2 days. Currently, 0.7% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
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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 Tuesday, April 20th 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, January, 26th. The transportation company reported $5.06 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $5.02 by $0.04. The transportation company had revenue of $2.01 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.07 billion. Canadian Pacific Railway had a net margin of 29.66% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 32.77%. The company's revenue was down 2.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $4.77 earnings per share.
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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 COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, CP stock has increased by 66.9% and is now trading at $362.66.
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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, January 27th. Investors of record on Friday, March 26th will be paid a dividend of $0.7436 per share on Monday, April 26th. This represents a $2.97 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.82%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 25th. This is a positive change from Canadian Pacific Railway's previous quarterly dividend of $0.72.
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Is Canadian Pacific Railway a good dividend stock?

Canadian Pacific Railway pays an annual dividend of $2.98 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.82%. Canadian Pacific Railway does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Canadian Pacific Railway is 24.05%. 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 19.29% next year. This indicates that Canadian Pacific Railway will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for CP?

20 analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Canadian Pacific Railway's stock. Their forecasts range from $260.00 to $509.00. On average, they expect Canadian Pacific Railway's stock price to reach $394.65 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 8.8% 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) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Nadeem Velani, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 48) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Mark A. Redd, Exec. VP of Operations (Age 50) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. John Kenneth Brooks, Exec. VP & Chief Marketing Officer (Age 50) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Laird Joseph Pitz, Sr. VP & Chief Risk Officer (Age 76) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Ian Robert-Raymond Gray, VP of Financial Planning & Accounting
  • Mr. Michael J. Redeker, Chief Information Officer & VP (Age 60) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Ms. Maeghan Albiston, Assistant VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Jeffrey J. Ellis, Chief Legal Officer & Corp. Sec. (Age 53)
  • Mr. Chad Rolstad, VP of HR & Chief Culture Officer (Age 44)

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.

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), 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 many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include WCM Investment Management LLC (4.77%), WCM Investment Management LLC (4.64%), FMR LLC (3.71%), FIL Ltd (3.24%), Egerton Capital UK LLP (2.40%) and Mackenzie Financial Corp (1.86%).
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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 FIL Ltd, Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Morgan Stanley, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company , and Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB publ .
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Which institutional investors are buying Canadian Pacific Railway stock?

CP stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Norges Bank, FMR LLC, Mackenzie Financial Corp, WCM Investment Management LLC, Clearbridge Investments LLC, AGF Investments Inc., Artisan Partners Limited Partnership, and Schroder Investment Management Group.
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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 $362.66.

How much money does Canadian Pacific Railway make?

Canadian Pacific Railway has a market capitalization of $48.34 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.

How many employees does Canadian Pacific Railway have?

Canadian Pacific Railway employs 11,890 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 3/8/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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