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Encana Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:ECA)

$4.42
+0.14 (+3.27 %)
(As of 10/13/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$4.33
Now: $4.42
$4.44
50-Day Range
$4.08
MA: $4.57
$5.73
52-Week Range
$3.92
Now: $4.42
$11.63
Volume15.50 million shs
Average Volume24.84 million shs
Market Capitalization$5.74 billion
P/E Ratio5.14
Dividend Yield1.75%
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$2.27 per share
Book Value$7.82 per share

Profitability

Net Income$1.07 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees2,065
Outstanding Shares1,299,020,000
Market Cap$5.74 billion
Next Earnings Date10/31/2019 (Confirmed)
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 announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, July 31st. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 13th will be given a dividend of $0.0188 per share on Monday, September 30th. This represents a $0.08 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.70%. 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 has authorized a stock buyback plan on Thursday, February 15th 2018, which allows the company to buyback $400,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are typically a sign that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Encana's earnings last quarter?

Encana Corp (NYSE:ECA) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July, 31st. The oil and gas company reported $0.21 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.18 by $0.03. The oil and gas company earned $2.06 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate 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, October 31st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Encana.

How can I listen to Encana's earnings call?

Encana will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, October 31st at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

What price target have analysts set for ECA?

25 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for Encana's shares. Their predictions range from $4.00 to $14.00. On average, they anticipate Encana's stock price to reach $9.48 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 114.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Encana.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Encana?

25 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Encana in the last year. There are currently 10 hold ratings and 15 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Encana.

Has Encana been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about ECA stock has trended negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog 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. Encana earned a media sentiment score of -2.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the oil and gas company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for Encana.

Are investors shorting Encana?

Encana saw a decrease in short interest in September. As of September 30th, there was short interest totalling 50,720,000 shares, a decrease of 19.4% from the August 30th total of 62,920,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 24,550,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.1 days. Currently, 3.8% of the company's shares are short sold. View Encana's Current Options Chain.

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), Micron Technology (MU), NVIDIA (NVDA), 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 shareholders include Addenda Capital Inc. (0.08%), Nexus Investment Management Inc. (0.08%), Foundation Resource Management Inc. (0.06%), Hexavest Inc. (0.03%), Enterprise Trust & Investment Co (0.01%) and Cerebellum GP LLC (0.01%). 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 major investors are selling Encana stock?

ECA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hexavest Inc., Addenda Capital Inc., Nexus Investment Management Inc. and Foundation Resource Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Encana.

Which major investors are buying Encana stock?

ECA stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Enterprise Trust & Investment Co, Park National Corp OH and Cerebellum GP LLC. 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 $4.42.

How big of a company is Encana?

Encana has a market capitalization of $5.74 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:  636 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  796 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,432
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 10/13/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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