NYSE:ECA - Encana Stock Price, News & Analysis

$5.54
+0.79 (+16.63 %)
(As of 09/16/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$5.12
Now: $5.54
$5.75
50-Day Range
$3.9950
MA: $4.40
$5.7250
52-Week Range
$3.92
Now: $5.54
$13.61
Volume78.62 million shs
Average Volume27.47 million shs
Market Capitalization$7.46 billion
P/E Ratio6.44
Dividend Yield1.68%
Beta1.98
Encana Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the exploration, development, production, and marketing of natural gas, oil, and natural gas liquids. It holds interests in various assets, including the Montney in northeast British Columbia and northwest Alberta; Duvernay in west central Alberta; and other upstream operations comprising Wheatland in southern Alberta, Horn River in northeast British Columbia, and Deep Panuke located in offshore Nova Scotia in Canada. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Crude petroleum & natural gas
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorOils/Energy
CUSIPN/A
Phone403-645-2000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.94 billion
Cash Flow$2.6009 per share
Book Value$7.82 per share

Profitability

Net Income$1.07 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees2,065
Outstanding Shares1,346,354,000
Market Cap$7.46 billion
Next Earnings Date11/7/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Encana (NYSE:ECA) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Encana's stock symbol?

Encana trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ECA."

How often does Encana pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Encana?

Encana declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, July 31st. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 13th will be paid a dividend of $0.0188 per share on Monday, September 30th. This represents a $0.08 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.35%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 12th. View Encana's Dividend History.

How will Encana's stock buyback program work?

Encana declared that its Board of Directors has approved a stock repurchase program on Thursday, February 15th 2018, which permits the company to repurchase $400,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are usually an indication that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Encana's earnings last quarter?

Encana Corp (NYSE:ECA) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, July, 31st. The oil and gas company reported $0.21 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.18 by $0.03. The oil and gas company had revenue of $2.06 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.75 billion. Encana had a return on equity of 10.76% and a net margin of 16.73%. View Encana's Earnings History.

When is Encana's next earnings date?

Encana is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Encana.

What price target have analysts set for ECA?

26 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for Encana's shares. Their forecasts range from $4.00 to $19.00. On average, they anticipate Encana's share price to reach $10.1086 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 82.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Encana.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Encana?

26 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Encana in the last year. There are currently 9 hold ratings and 17 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Encana.

Has Encana been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about ECA stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Encana earned a media sentiment score of 0.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the oil and gas company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for Encana.

Who are some of Encana's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Encana own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Encana investors own include Bank of America (BAC), Zynga (ZNGA), Intelsat (I), Obsidian Energy (OBE), Hudbay Minerals (HBM), General Electric (GE), NVIDIA (NVDA), Micron Technology (MU), Cellectar Biosciences (CLRB) and Fossil Group (FOSL).

Who are Encana's key executives?

Encana's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Douglas James Suttles, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. Michael G. McAllister, Exec. VP & COO (Age 60)
  • Ms. Renee E. Zemljak, Exec. VP of Midstream, Marketing & Fundamentals (Age 54)
  • Ms. Sherri A. Brillon, Exec. Vice-Pres (Age 59)
  • Mr. David G. Hill, Exec. VP of Exploration & Bus. Devel. (Age 57)

Who are Encana's major shareholders?

Encana's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Davis Selected Advisers (3.49%), Vanguard Group Inc. (3.06%), Letko Brosseau & Associates Inc. (2.53%), Invesco Ltd. (2.04%), CIBC Asset Management Inc (1.53%) and Mackenzie Financial Corp (1.46%). Company insiders that own Encana stock include Brian Gordon Shaw, Bruce Gordon Waterman, Clayton Harvey Woitas, Corey Douglas Code, David Glen Hill, Douglas James Suttles, Fred J Fowler, Howard John Mayson, Joanne Linette Alexander, Margaret Anne Mckenzie, Michael Gerard Mcallister, Sherri Anne Brillon, Steven W Nance and Suzanne P Nimocks. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Encana.

Which institutional investors are selling Encana stock?

ECA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Stanley, HBK Investments L P, Marshall Wace North America L.P., Caymus Capital Partners L.P., Boston Partners, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd. and Waratah Capital Advisors Ltd.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Encana.

Which institutional investors are buying Encana stock?

ECA stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Invesco Ltd., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Davis Selected Advisers, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Bank of Nova Scotia, CIBC Asset Management Inc, Mackenzie Financial Corp and Letko Brosseau & Associates Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Encana stock in the last two years include Brian Gordon Shaw, Bruce Gordon Waterman, Clayton Harvey Woitas, Corey Douglas Code, David Glen Hill, Douglas James Suttles, Fred J Fowler, Howard John Mayson, Joanne Linette Alexander, Margaret Anne Mckenzie, Michael Gerard Mcallister, Sherri Anne Brillon and Suzanne P Nimocks. View Insider Buying and Selling for Encana.

How do I buy shares of Encana?

Shares of ECA 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 Encana's stock price today?

One share of ECA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $5.54.

How big of a company is Encana?

Encana has a market capitalization of $7.46 billion and generates $5.94 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas company earns $1.07 billion in net income (profit) each year or $0.86 on an earnings per share basis. Encana employs 2,065 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Encana.

What is Encana's official website?

The official website for Encana is http://www.encana.com/.

How can I contact Encana?

Encana's mailing address is 4400 500 CENTRE STREET SE, CALGARY A0, T2P 2S5. The oil and gas company can be reached via phone at 403-645-2000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Encana (NYSE ECA)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  632 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  788 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,420
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Encana and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ECA will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ECA will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 9/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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