NYSE:ECA - Encana Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$12.77 +0.58 (+4.76 %)
(As of 06/22/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$12.77
Today's Range$12.60 - $12.82
52-Week Range$8.16 - $14.31
Volume8.33 million shs
Average Volume7.54 million shs
Market Capitalization$11.74 billion
P/E Ratio25.40
Dividend Yield0.49%
Encana logoEncana Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the exploration, development, production, and marketing of natural gas, oil, and natural gas liquids. The company holds interests in various assets, including the Montney in northern 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. It also owns interests in assets consisting of the Eagle Ford in south Texas and Permian in west Texas; and San Juan in northwest New Mexico. The company primarily markets its products to refiners, local distribution companies, energy marketing companies, and electronic exchanges. Encana Corporation was founded in 1971 and is headquartered in Calgary, Canada.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Crude petroleum & natural gas


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.62
Current Ratio1.16
Quick Ratio1.16


Trailing P/E Ratio25.40
Forward P/E Ratio19.35
P/E Growth1.86

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.44 billion
Price / Sales2.77
Cash Flow$1.3513 per share
Price / Cash9.45
Book Value$6.91 per share
Price / Book1.85


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.43
Net Income$827 million
Net Margins12.24%
Return on Equity6.96%
Return on Assets3.13%


Outstanding Shares963,150,000

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 announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, May 1st. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.015 per share on Friday, June 29th. This represents a $0.06 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.47%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 14th. View Encana's Dividend History.

How will Encana's stock buyback program work?

Encana declared that its board has authorized a stock buyback plan on Thursday, February 15th 2018, which authorizes the company to buyback $400,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are typically a sign that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Encana's earnings last quarter?

Encana Corp (NYSE:ECA) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, May, 1st. The oil and gas company reported $0.16 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.13 by $0.03. The oil and gas company had revenue of $1.31 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.11 billion. Encana had a return on equity of 6.96% and a net margin of 12.24%. View Encana's Earnings History.

When is Encana's next earnings date?

Encana is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, July, 20th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Encana.

What price target have analysts set for ECA?

23 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Encana's stock. Their forecasts range from $14.00 to $20.00. On average, they expect Encana's share price to reach $15.6905 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Encana.

Who are some of Encana's key competitors?

Who are Encana's key executives?

Encana's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Douglas James Suttles, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 57)
  • Ms. Sherri A. Brillon, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 58)
  • Mr. Michael G. McAllister, Exec. VP & COO (Age 59)
  • Ms. Renee E. Zemljak, Exec. VP of Midstream, Marketing & Fundamentals (Age 53)
  • Mr. David G. Hill, Exec. VP of Exploration & Bus. Devel. (Age 56)

Has Encana been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about ECA stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Encana earned a daily sentiment score of 0.16 on Accern's scale. They also gave news stories about the oil and gas company an impact score of 46.07 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days.

Who are Encana's major shareholders?

Encana's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (2.64%), PointState Capital LP (2.02%), Letko Brosseau & Associates Inc. (1.63%), CIBC Asset Management Inc (1.41%), CIBC World Markets Inc. (1.18%) and Millennium Management LLC (1.04%). Company insiders that own Encana stock include Clayton Harvey Woitas, Douglas James Suttles, Howard John Mayson, Margaret Anne Mckenzie and Suzanne P Nimocks. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Encana.

Which major investors are selling Encana stock?

ECA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including PointState Capital LP, Gluskin Sheff & Assoc Inc., Waratah Capital Advisors Ltd., Picton Mahoney Asset Management, BlackRock Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Letko Brosseau & Associates Inc. and Legal & General Group Plc. View Insider Buying and Selling for Encana.

Which major investors are buying Encana stock?

ECA stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Toronto Dominion Bank, Point72 Asset Management L.P., CIBC Asset Management Inc, Great West Life Assurance Co. Can, Atwood & Palmer Inc., AGF Investments Inc. and Seven Eight Capital LP. Company insiders that have bought Encana stock in the last two years include Clayton Harvey Woitas, Douglas James Suttles, Howard John Mayson, Margaret Anne Mckenzie 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Encana's stock price today?

One share of ECA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $12.77.

How big of a company is Encana?

Encana has a market capitalization of $11.74 billion and generates $4.44 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas company earns $827 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.43 on an earnings per share basis. Encana employs 2,107 workers across the globe.

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 (ECA)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  488 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  679 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,167
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 6/23/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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