Enerplus Corporation Company Profile (NYSE:ERF)

About Enerplus Corporation

Enerplus Corporation logoEnerplus Corporation is an energy producer. The Company's capital program is focused on the development of its crude oil and natural gas core areas of operation, which includes its North Dakota and Montana crude oil assets in the Williston Basin, and its natural gas interests in northeast Pennsylvania. Its Canadian crude oil properties production averaged approximately 18,978 barrels of oil equivalent per day (BOE/day). Its Canadian crude oil portfolio includes Mannville producers Medicine Hat Glauconitic, Brooks and Giltedge, as well as Progress (a Boundary Lake producer), all of which are located in Alberta, and Freda Lake/Neptune, located in Saskatchewan and producing from the Mississippian Ratcliffe. Its primary United States crude oil properties are located in the Fort Berthold region of North Dakota and in Richland County, Montana. Its United States natural gas properties primarily consist of its non-operated Marcellus shale gas interests located in northeastern Pennsylvania.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Oil & Gas Drilling & Exploration
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: ERF
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $9.36
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $9.16
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $7.71
  • 52-Week Range: $2.43 - $10.33
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 33.00
  • P/E Growth: -0.09
  • Market Cap: $2.25B
  • Outstanding Shares: 240,482,000
  • Beta: 1.54
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: -152.64%
  • Return on Equity: -81.49%
  • Return on Assets: -28.60%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.16%
  • Current Ratio: 0.85%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.85%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Enerplus Corporation (NYSE:ERF) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 7 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $11.67 (21.91% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Enerplus Corporation (NYSE:ERF)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/10/2017BMO Capital MarketsUpgradeMarket Perform -> Outperform$15.00View Rating Details
12/13/2016ScotiabankUpgradeSector Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details
11/28/2016Credit Suisse GroupSet Price TargetBuy$14.00View Rating Details
11/14/2016National Bank FinancialReiterated RatingOutperfrom Under WeightView Rating Details
10/6/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
8/17/2016Canaccord GenuityInitiated CoverageBuyView Rating Details
6/6/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.Initiated CoverageOutperformView Rating Details
6/6/2016MacquarieUpgradeNeutral -> OutperformView Rating Details
11/9/2015Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform$12.00 -> $13.00View Rating Details
9/23/2015CIBCLower Price Target$13.00 -> $9.50View Rating Details
8/11/2015FirstEnergy CapitalLower Price TargetMarket Perform -> Outperform$13.50 -> $12.50View Rating Details
8/7/2015Bank of America CorpUpgradeUnderperform -> HoldView Rating Details
6/11/2015TD SecuritiesUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
2/23/2015DesjardinsDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/21/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Enerplus Corporation (NYSE:ERF)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/14/2016Q316$0.01($0.42)$173.16 million$188.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2016Q216($0.10)($0.77)$158.40 million$152.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/6/2016($0.16)($0.84)$186.73 million$156.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/19/2016Q415($0.09)$0.36$251.81 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/6/2015Q216($0.12)($1.42)$263.75 million$228.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2015Q215$0.04($1.52)$280.69 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2015Q116$0.06$0.11$271.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/20/2015Q415$0.15$0.74ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2014Q314$0.25$0.32$457.10 million$456.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2014Q214$0.28$0.20$491.37 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2014Q114$0.18$0.20$479.45 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2013$0.23$0.16ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2013$0.24$0.25ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/10/2013$0.08$0.16ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Enerplus Corporation (NYSE:ERF)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-1.20 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.29 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161($0.15)($0.15)($0.15)
Q2 20161($0.08)($0.08)($0.08)
Q3 20161($0.11)($0.11)($0.11)
Q4 20161($0.02)($0.02)($0.02)
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Enerplus Corporation (NYSE:ERF)
Annual Dividend:$0.09
Dividend Yield:0.94%
Dividend Growth:-48.90% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:-2.37% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
-7.50% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
31.03% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Enerplus Corporation (NYSE:ERF)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/16/2017monthly$0.010.98%2/24/20172/28/20173/15/2017
1/20/2017monthly$0.011%1/27/20171/31/20172/15/2017
12/19/2016monthly$0.010.96%12/28/201612/30/20161/13/2017
11/18/2016monthly$0.011.1%11/28/201611/30/201612/15/2016
10/20/2016monthly$0.011.21%10/27/201610/31/201611/15/2016
9/19/2016monthly$0.011.54%9/27/20169/29/201610/14/2016
8/22/2016monthly$0.011.25%8/29/20168/31/20169/15/2016
7/20/2016monthly$0.011.43%7/27/20167/29/20168/15/2016
6/17/2016monthly$0.011.45%6/24/20166/28/20167/15/2016
5/18/2016monthly$0.011.89%5/25/20165/27/20166/15/2016
4/21/2016monthly$0.011.82%4/28/20165/2/20165/16/2016
3/22/2016monthly$0.012.42%3/29/20163/31/20164/15/2016
2/18/2016monthly$0.028.82%2/25/20162/29/20163/15/2016
1/21/2016monthly$0.029.82%1/28/20162/1/20162/16/2016
12/21/2015monthly$0.028.35%12/29/201512/31/20151/15/2016
11/20/2015monthly$0.025.48%11/27/201512/1/201512/15/2015
10/21/2015monthly$0.049.09%10/28/201510/30/201511/16/2015
9/21/2015monthly$0.047.63%9/28/20159/30/201510/15/2015
8/20/2015monthly$0.048.7%8/27/20158/31/20159/15/2015
7/21/2015monthly$0.046.22%7/28/20157/30/20158/14/2015
6/19/2015monthly$0.045.18%6/26/20156/30/20157/15/2015
5/20/2015monthly$0.045.01%5/27/20155/29/20156/15/2015
4/21/2015monthly$0.043.91%4/28/20154/30/20155/15/2015
3/20/2015monthly$0.044.75%3/27/20153/31/20154/15/2015
2/18/2015monthly$0.077.74%2/25/20152/27/20153/16/2015
1/22/2015$0.091/29/20152/2/20152/17/2015
12/19/2014monthly$0.089.09%12/29/201412/31/20141/15/2015
11/17/2014monthly$0.086.34%11/24/201411/26/201412/15/2014
10/20/2014$0.0810/28/201410/30/201411/14/2014
9/19/2014monthly$0.085.22%9/26/20149/30/201410/15/2014
8/26/2014monthly$0.084.44%9/3/20149/5/20149/19/2014
7/24/2014monthly$0.084.2%8/1/20148/5/20148/20/2014
6/30/2014monthly$0.084%7/7/20147/9/20147/21/2014
5/23/2014monthly$0.084.51%6/3/20146/5/20146/20/2014
4/24/2014monthly$0.084.47%5/1/20145/5/20145/20/2014
3/25/2014$0.084/2/20144/4/20144/21/2014
2/21/2014monthly$0.085.1%3/3/20143/5/20143/20/2014
1/24/2014$0.082/3/20142/5/20142/20/2014
1/24/2014monthly$0.085.46%2/3/20142/5/20142/20/2014
12/20/2013$0.081/2/20141/6/20141/20/2014
12/20/2013monthly$0.085.59%1/2/20141/6/20141/20/2014
11/25/2013$0.0912/3/201312/5/201312/20/2013
11/25/2013monthly$0.095.6%12/3/201312/5/201312/20/2013
9/24/2013monthly$0.096.17%10/2/201310/4/201310/21/2013
8/26/2013monthly$0.096.3%9/3/20139/5/20139/20/2013
7/24/2013monthly$0.096.35%7/31/20138/2/20138/20/2013
6/26/2013monthly$0.097.33%7/5/20137/9/20137/19/2013
4/24/2013monthly$0.098.07%5/1/20135/3/20135/21/2013
4/23/2013may 13$0.095/1/20135/3/20135/21/2013
3/26/2013monthly$0.097.08%4/3/20134/5/20134/19/2013
3/25/2013quarterly$0.094/3/20134/5/20134/19/2013
2/22/2013monthly$0.098.4%3/1/20133/5/20133/20/2013
2/21/2013mar 13$0.093/1/20133/5/20133/20/2013
1/28/2013monthly$0.098.13%2/1/20132/5/20132/20/2013
1/25/2013feb 13$0.092/1/20132/5/20132/20/2013
12/24/2012monthly$0.098.6%1/2/20131/4/20131/21/2013
12/21/2012jan 13$0.091/2/20131/4/20131/21/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Enerplus Corporation (NYSE:ERF)
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Headlines

Latest Headlines for Enerplus Corporation (NYSE:ERF)
DateHeadline
News IconInside Track: Trading Focus on Shares of Enerplus Corporation (ERF.TO) - Rives Journal (NYSE:ERF)
rivesjournal.com - February 16 at 4:37 PM
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bvnewsjournal.com - February 16 at 4:37 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEnerplus Announces Cash Dividend for March 2017 (NYSE:ERF)
finance.yahoo.com - February 16 at 4:37 PM
News IconMarket Review: Focusing on Shares of Enerplus Corporation (ERF.TO) - Benton Bulletin (NYSE:ERF)
bentonbulletin.com - February 14 at 5:57 PM
News IconShares to Watch: Indicator Update on Enerplus Corporation (ERF) - Baldwin Journal (NYSE:ERF)
baldwinjournal.com - February 13 at 5:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAnother Oil Stock Joins the 10% Growth Club (NYSE:ERF)
ca.finance.yahoo.com - February 13 at 8:46 AM
News IconLooking at the Numbers for Enerplus Corporation (TSX:ERF) - Baxter Review (NYSE:ERF)
baxternewsreview.com - February 10 at 5:33 PM
capitalcube.com logoEnerplus Corp. – Value Analysis (NYSE:ERF) : February 1, 2017 (NYSE:ERF)
www.capitalcube.com - February 1 at 5:36 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo6:23 am Enerplus's 2017 capital budget is CAD 450 mln and is focused on generating strong returns on capital; Q4 2017 total production guidance is 92,000 - 97,000 BOE per day (NYSE:ERF)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 31 at 5:42 PM
capitalcube.com logoEnerplus Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ERF-US : January 31, 2017 (NYSE:ERF)
www.capitalcube.com - January 31 at 5:42 PM
News IconLooking Ahead for Enerplus Corporation (NYSE:ERF); Are These Shares Ready to Go Higher? - Aiken Advocate (NYSE:ERF)
aikenadvocate.com - January 30 at 3:57 PM
News IconValue Composite Score Update on Enerplus Corporation (TSX:ERF) - Gilbert Daily (NYSE:ERF)
gilbertdaily.com - January 26 at 6:22 PM
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sherwooddaily.com - January 24 at 10:41 PM
News IconEquity Focus: Indicator Check on Shares of Enerplus Corporation (ERF.TO) - Rives Journal (NYSE:ERF)
rivesjournal.com - January 24 at 10:41 PM
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gilbertdaily.com - January 24 at 10:41 PM
marketwatch.com logoEnerplus Announces Cash Dividend for February 2017 (NYSE:ERF)
www.marketwatch.com - January 20 at 6:17 PM
News IconTrading Watch: Indicators in Review for Enerplus Corporation (ERF.TO) - Rives Journal (NYSE:ERF)
rivesjournal.com - January 19 at 11:30 PM
News IconStock Perspective: Enerplus Corporation (NYSE:ERF) Company Earnings Watch - Aiken Advocate (NYSE:ERF)
aikenadvocate.com - January 17 at 5:34 AM
seekingalpha.com logoEnerplus: Looks To Outperform In 2017 - Seeking Alpha (NYSE:ERF)
seekingalpha.com - January 11 at 10:36 PM
nasdaq.com logoEx-Div Reminder for Enerplus (ERF) (NYSE:ERF)
www.nasdaq.com - December 27 at 11:42 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEnerplus Announces Cash Dividend for January 2017 (NYSE:ERF)
finance.yahoo.com - December 19 at 6:35 AM
News IconTrading Views: Checking the Numbers for Enerplus Corporation (ERF.TO) - Wall Street Confidential (NYSE:ERF)
wsconfidential.com - December 18 at 3:18 AM
News IconInvestor Watch: Narrowing in on Enerplus Corporation (TSX:ERF) - Highland Digest (NYSE:ERF)
highlanddigest.com - December 16 at 10:35 PM
News IconTracking Technical Levels on Shares of Enerplus Corporation (ERF.TO) - Wall Street Confidential (NYSE:ERF)
wsconfidential.com - December 16 at 5:32 PM
News IconEnerplus Corp (ERF) Price Target Raised to C$14.50 at Desjardins (NYSE:ERF)
larampadinapoli.com - December 15 at 5:36 PM
News IconEnerplus Corp (TSE:ERF) Target Change (NYSE:ERF)
www.whatsonthorold.com - December 14 at 8:49 PM
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highlanddigest.com - December 14 at 3:46 PM
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wsconfidential.com - December 14 at 3:46 PM
News IconInvestor Corner: Checking the Charts for Enerplus Corporation (ERF) - Yankee Analysts (NYSE:ERF)
yankeeanalysts.com - December 14 at 3:46 PM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Enerplus Corp. : December 13, 2016 (NYSE:ERF)
www.capitalcube.com - December 13 at 11:25 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K ENERPLUS Corp For: Dec 12 (NYSE:ERF)
www.streetinsider.com - December 12 at 10:18 PM
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www.nasdaq.com - December 12 at 11:48 AM
News IconEnerplus to sell 8% of its North Dakota oil and gas assets for $385 million (NYSE:ERF)
www.canada.com - December 12 at 11:48 AM
rttnews.com logoEnerplus To Sell Non-operated Assets In North Dakota For $292 Mln (NYSE:ERF)
www.rttnews.com - December 12 at 11:48 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEnerplus Announces Sale of Non-Operated North Dakota Assets and Increased Drilling Inventory at Fort Berthold (NYSE:ERF)
finance.yahoo.com - December 12 at 11:48 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo6:17 am Enerplus announces sale of non-operated North Dakota assets and increased drilling inventory at Fort Berthold (NYSE:ERF)
finance.yahoo.com - December 12 at 11:48 AM
News IconEquity Rundown: RSI and CCI Check on Enerplus Corporation (ERF.TO) - Wall Street Confidential (NYSE:ERF)
wsconfidential.com - December 8 at 10:39 PM
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highlanddigest.com - December 8 at 1:22 AM
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yankeeanalysts.com - December 7 at 3:21 PM
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www.fool.com - December 6 at 11:16 AM
News IconTechnical Watch on These Shares: Enerplus Corporation (ERF) - Yankee Analysts (NYSE:ERF)
yankeeanalysts.com - December 1 at 10:11 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEnerplus to Present at Capital One Securities 11th Annual Energy Conference - New Orleans (NYSE:ERF)
finance.yahoo.com - December 1 at 6:17 AM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Enerplus Corp. : November 28, 2016 (NYSE:ERF)
www.capitalcube.com - November 29 at 5:27 PM
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wsconfidential.com - November 24 at 4:56 PM
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yankeeanalysts.com - November 22 at 4:38 PM
investing.com logoCanada stocks higher at close of trade; S&P/TSX Composite up 1.18% (NYSE:ERF)
www.investing.com - November 21 at 5:07 PM
fool.com logoOil and Gas Stock Roundup: A Busy Week Sends Oil Stocks Surging (WNR, ANW, CRC, EPE, EFF) (NYSE:ERF)
www.fool.com - November 19 at 10:39 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 6-K ENERPLUS Corp For: Nov 18 (NYSE:ERF)
www.streetinsider.com - November 18 at 10:50 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEnerplus Announces Cash Dividend for December 2016 (NYSE:ERF)
finance.yahoo.com - November 18 at 10:50 AM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Enerplus Corp. : November 17, 2016 (NYSE:ERF)
www.capitalcube.com - November 17 at 4:18 PM

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What is Enerplus Corporation's stock symbol?

Enerplus Corporation trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ERF."

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

Enerplus Corporation announced a monthly dividend on Thursday, February 16th. Investors of record on Tuesday, February 28th will be paid a dividend of $0.008 per share on Wednesday, March 15th. This represents a $0.10 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.00%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, February 24th.

Where is Enerplus Corporation's stock going? Where will Enerplus Corporation's stock price be in 2017?

7 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for Enerplus Corporation's shares. Their predictions range from $6.00 to $15.00. On average, they expect Enerplus Corporation's stock price to reach $11.67 in the next twelve months.

What are analysts saying about Enerplus Corporation stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Enerplus Corporation stock:

  • According to Zacks Investment Research, "Enerplus Corporation, formerly known as Enerplus Resources, is an independent oil and gas production company with resources across Western Canada and the United States. The Company's resource plays include shallow gas/coal bed methane, tight gas, crude oil waterfloods, Bakken/Tight oil and oil sands located in British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba. Enerplus Corporation is based in Alberta, Canada. " (1/16/2017)

  • BMO Capital Markets analysts commented, "We expect our estimates to adjust lower in conjunction with the publication of our survey results next week." (4/12/2016)

Who owns Enerplus Corporation stock?

Enerplus Corporation's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Letko Brosseau & Associates Inc. (3.53%), Public Sector Pension Investment Board (0.66%), William Blair Investment Management LLC (0.56%), Denver Investment Advisors LLC (0.41%), Barometer Capital Management Inc. (0.36%) and Waratah Capital Advisors Ltd. (0.33%).

Who sold Enerplus Corporation stock? Who is selling Enerplus Corporation stock?

Enerplus Corporation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Intact Investment Management Inc., AQR Capital Management LLC, William Blair Investment Management LLC, Guggenheim Capital LLC, Public Sector Pension Investment Board, Waratah Capital Advisors Ltd., Allianz Asset Management AG and Guardian Capital Advisors LP.

Who bought Enerplus Corporation stock? Who is buying Enerplus Corporation stock?

Enerplus Corporation's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Denver Investment Advisors LLC, Barometer Capital Management Inc., Letko Brosseau & Associates Inc., Two Sigma Investments LP, LeJeune Puetz Investment Counsel LLC, Guardian Capital LP, Scotia Capital Inc. and Trexquant Investment LP.

How do I buy Enerplus Corporation stock?

Shares of Enerplus Corporation can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Enerplus Corporation stock cost?

One share of Enerplus Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.57.

Enerplus Corporation (NYSE:ERF) Chart for Tuesday, February, 21, 2017


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Dividend Payments by Quarter for Enerplus Corporation (NYSE:ERF)

Last Updated on 2/21/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff