Suncor Energy Company Profile (NYSE:SU)

About Suncor Energy (NYSE:SU)

Suncor Energy logoSuncor Energy Inc. (Suncor) is an integrated energy company. The Company is focused on developing Canada's petroleum resource basin, Athabasca oil sands. The Company operates in three business segments: Oil Sands, Exploration and Production (E&P), and Refining and Marketing. The Company's Oil Sands segment includes Oil Sands operations and Oil Sands ventures operations. Its E&P segment consists of offshore operations off the east coast of Canada and in the North Sea, and onshore assets in North America, Libya and Syria. The Company's Refining and Marketing segment is engaged in Refining and Supply, and Marketing operations. In addition, it explores for, acquires, develops, produces and markets crude oil and natural gas in Canada and internationally. It transports and refines crude oil, and markets petroleum and petrochemical products primarily in Canada. It markets third-party petroleum products. Suncor also conducts energy trading activities.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Oil & Gas Refining and Marketing
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:SU
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $56.61757 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,659,365,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $32.34
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $31.04
  • 52 Week Range: $25.70 - $34.76
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 25.65
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 35.01
  • P/E Growth: 0.06
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $24.94 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.31
  • Book Value: $22.21 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.56
  • Annual Dividend: $1.03
  • Dividend Yield: 3.0%
  • EBIDTA: $7.59 billion
  • Net Margins: 8.85%
  • Return on Equity: 4.52%
  • Return on Assets: 2.29%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.28%
  • Current Ratio: 0.90%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.57%
  • Average Volume: 3.21 million shs.
  • Beta: 0.82
  • Short Ratio: 2.12

Frequently Asked Questions for Suncor Energy (NYSE:SU)

What is Suncor Energy's stock symbol?

Suncor Energy trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SU."

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

Suncor Energy announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, July 27th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, September 5th will be paid a dividend of $0.2552 per share on Monday, September 25th. This represents a $1.02 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.95%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 31st. This is an increase from Suncor Energy's previous quarterly dividend of $0.24. View Suncor Energy's Dividend History.

How will Suncor Energy's stock buyback program work?

Suncor Energy announced that its board has initiated a stock buyback program on Sunday, June 4th 2017, which permits the company to repurchase $2,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to purchase up to 3.9% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares repurchase programs are generally an indication that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Suncor Energy's earnings last quarter?

Suncor Energy Inc. (NYSE:SU) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, October, 28th. The company reported $0.21 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.18 by $0.03. The firm earned $5.78 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $7.16 billion. Suncor Energy had a return on equity of 4.52% and a net margin of 8.85%. View Suncor Energy's Earnings History.

When will Suncor Energy make its next earnings announcement?

Suncor Energy is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October, 25th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Suncor Energy.

Where is Suncor Energy's stock going? Where will Suncor Energy's stock price be in 2017?

17 analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Suncor Energy's shares. Their predictions range from $31.28 to $52.00. On average, they anticipate Suncor Energy's stock price to reach $43.75 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Suncor Energy.

Are investors shorting Suncor Energy?

Suncor Energy saw a decrease in short interest during the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 9,748,098 shares, a decrease of 26.7% from the August 15th total of 13,305,715 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 2,501,401 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.9 days. Approximately 0.6% of the shares of the stock are sold short.

Who are some of Suncor Energy's key competitors?

Who are Suncor Energy's key executives?

Suncor Energy's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Michael M. Wilson, Chairman of the Board
  • Steven Walter Williams, President, Chief Executive Officer, Non-Independent Director
  • Alister Cowan, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Mark S. Little, President - Upstream
  • Eric Axford, Executive Vice President - Business Services
  • Mike MacSween, Executive Vice President - Major Projects
  • Stephen David Lile Reynish, Executive Vice President - Strategy & Corporate Development
  • Kris Smith, Executive Vice President - Downstream
  • Janice B. Odegaard, Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary
  • Paul Gardner, Senior Vice President - Human Resources

Who owns Suncor Energy stock?

Suncor Energy's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (6.25%), Capital Research Global Investors (3.30%), TD Asset Management Inc. (2.57%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.55%), Vanguard Group Inc. (2.44%) and Dodge & Cox (2.22%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Suncor Energy.

Who sold Suncor Energy stock? Who is selling Suncor Energy stock?

Suncor Energy's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital Research Global Investors, FMR LLC, AGF Investments Inc., Capital World Investors, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Burgundy Asset Management Ltd., Wells Fargo & Company MN and Locust Wood Capital Advisers LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Suncor Energy.

Who bought Suncor Energy stock? Who is buying Suncor Energy stock?

Suncor Energy's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital International Investors, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Dodge & Cox, Vanguard Group Inc., Highstreet Asset Management Inc., Schroder Investment Management Group, BlackRock Inc. and CIBC Asset Management Inc. View Insider Buying and Selling for Suncor Energy.

How do I buy Suncor Energy stock?

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

What is Suncor Energy's stock price today?

One share of Suncor Energy stock can currently be purchased for approximately $34.66.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Suncor Energy (NYSE SU)
Community Ranking:  3.0 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  411 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  275 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  686
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Suncor Energy and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Suncor Energy (NYSE:SU) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 13 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.88)
Consensus Price Target: $43.75 (26.23% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Suncor Energy (NYSE:SU)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/2/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyLowView Rating Details
7/28/2017AltaCorp CapitalDowngradeOutperform -> Sector PerformLowView Rating Details
7/12/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweight$47.00 -> $52.00LowView Rating Details
7/3/2017Piper Jaffray CompaniesLower Price TargetOverweight$40.00 -> $38.00MediumView Rating Details
6/27/2017National Bank FinancialInitiated CoverageOutperformMediumView Rating Details
6/9/2017ScotiabankDowngradeOutperform -> Sector PerformMediumView Rating Details
4/19/2017SimmonsLower Price TargetOverweight$43.00 -> $41.00LowView Rating Details
4/5/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)UpgradeBuy -> Conviction-Buy$25.00 -> $34.00LowView Rating Details
3/11/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingBuy$52.00N/AView Rating Details
1/24/2017MacquarieDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$36.75 -> $31.28N/AView Rating Details
12/16/2016Wells Fargo & CompanyInitiated CoverageOutperformN/AView Rating Details
12/1/2016DesjardinsUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
11/21/2016TD SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy$45.00 -> $46.00N/AView Rating Details
11/21/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperform$45.00 -> $47.00N/AView Rating Details
11/21/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingOutperform$50.00N/AView Rating Details
11/7/2016NomuraReiterated RatingBuy$45.00N/AView Rating Details
11/2/2016Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual Weight -> OverweightN/AView Rating Details
8/19/2016Bank of America CorporationInitiated CoverageBuy$33.00N/AView Rating Details
6/9/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.Reiterated RatingOutperform$43.00 -> $42.00N/AView Rating Details
3/22/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoInitiated CoverageNeutral$34.00N/AView Rating Details
2/8/2016FirstEnergy CapitalDowngradeMarket Perform -> Underperform$38.00 -> $27.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/26/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Suncor Energy (NYSE:SU)
Earnings by Quarter for Suncor Energy (NYSE:SU)
Earnings History by Quarter for Suncor Energy (NYSE SU)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/28/2015Q315$0.18$0.21$7.16 billion$5.78 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q215$0.30$0.52$5.71 billion$6.62 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2015Q115$0.09$0.10$7.20 billion$6.12 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/4/2015Q414$0.38$0.22$9.12 billion$7.24 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2014Q314$0.74$0.79$10.13 billion$9.15 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2014Q214($0.02)$0.71$9.96 billion$9.65 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2014Q114$0.92$1.11$10.00 billion$9.49 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/3/2014Q413$0.79$0.65$11.20 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2013$0.64$0.45$9.59 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2012Q312$0.74$0.85$9.89 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2011$0.85$1.14ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2011$0.66$0.62ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2011$0.63$0.65ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/2/2011$0.50$0.60ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Suncor Energy (NYSE:SU)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.15
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.22$0.22$0.22
Q2 20171$0.24$0.24$0.24
Q3 20171$0.30$0.30$0.30
Q4 20171$0.39$0.39$0.39
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Suncor Energy (NYSE:SU)
Most Recent Dividend:9/25/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.03
Dividend Yield:2.97%
Dividend Growth:7.60% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:84.43% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
106.19% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
104.04% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Suncor Energy (NYSE:SU)

Dividend History by Quarter for Suncor Energy (NYSE SU)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Suncor Energy (NYSE:SU)
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Headline Trends for Suncor Energy (NYSE:SU)
Latest Headlines for Suncor Energy (NYSE:SU)
DateHeadline logoSurging Earnings Estimates Signal Good News for Suncor Energy (SU) - September 19 at 8:08 AM logoTrade of the Day: Suncor Energy Inc. (USA) (SU) - September 18 at 9:51 AM logoSuncor Energy Inc. (SU) Short Interest Update - September 18 at 1:50 AM logoContrasting Crestwood Equity Partners (CEQP) and Suncor Energy (SU) - September 16 at 2:30 AM logoSuncor Energy Inc. (SU) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages - September 12 at 10:40 PM logoSuncor Energy Inc. (SU) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research - September 12 at 1:52 PM logoHead to Head Survey: Tesoro Corporation (ANDV) vs. Suncor Energy (SU) - September 9 at 4:28 PM logoHow Does Suncor’s Dividend Yield Rank among Top Peers? - September 7 at 9:31 AM logo$6.51 Billion in Sales Expected for Suncor Energy Inc. (SU) This Quarter - September 2 at 7:30 AM logoSuncor Energy Inc. (SU) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 01, 2017 - Nasdaq - August 31 at 10:37 AM logoSuncor Energy Inc. (SU) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages - August 18 at 10:38 PM logoSuncor Energy Inc. (SU) Downgraded to Sell at BidaskClub - August 18 at 3:52 PM logoSuncor Energy Inc. (NYSE:SU) Sees Significant Growth in Short Interest - August 15 at 1:26 AM logoSasol (SSL) versus Suncor Energy (NYSE:SU) Head-To-Head Review - August 13 at 6:10 PM logoETFs with exposure to Suncor Energy, Inc. : August 11, 2017 - August 12 at 8:11 AM logoSee what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Suncor Energy Inc. - August 10 at 8:22 AM logoSuncor Energy Inc. (SU) Upgraded to "Hold" at BidaskClub - August 2 at 7:32 PM logoFY2018 EPS Estimates for Suncor Energy Inc. (SU) Increased by Analyst - July 31 at 9:44 AM logoAltaCorp Capital Lowers Suncor Energy Inc. (NYSE:SU) to Sector Perform - July 29 at 10:36 AM logoCritical Survey: Markwest Energy Partners (MWE) and Suncor Energy (NYSE:SU) - July 29 at 10:11 AM logoSuncor Energy Named Top 25 Dividend Stock With 3.22% Yield - July 29 at 7:36 AM logoFire and Other Operational Items Bite Into Suncor Energy's Earnings... Again - July 29 at 7:36 AM logoTotal says not ready to accept cost increases in Fort Hills project - July 29 at 7:36 AM logoSuncor Energy, Inc. :SU-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : July 28, 2017 - July 29 at 7:36 AM logoSuncor Energy Inc. (NYSE:SU) Expected to Post Quarterly Sales of $6.04 Billion - July 28 at 11:06 PM logoSuncor Energy Inc. (NYSE:SU) Plans Dividend Increase - $0.26 Per Share - July 27 at 4:27 PM logoAnalyzing BP p.l.c. (BP) & Suncor Energy (NYSE:SU) - July 26 at 12:40 PM logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate Suncor Energy Inc. (SU) to Announce $0.16 EPS - July 26 at 9:13 AM logoFunds That Go Moatless - July 25 at 7:08 AM logoFunds That Go Moatless - July 25 at 7:08 AM logoSuncor Energy Inc. (NYSE:SU) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts - July 24 at 10:38 PM logoHow Analysts Rate Suncor Energy before Its 2Q17 Earnings - July 21 at 7:32 AM logoSuncor Energy, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SU-US : July 20, 2017 - July 21 at 7:32 AM logoSuncor Energy Inc. (SU) Downgraded to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research - July 19 at 12:38 PM logoSuncor Energy Inc. (SU) Receives "Overweight" Rating from Barclays PLC - July 12 at 9:29 AM logoBarclays Ups Exxon To Buy, But Likes Cenovus, Suncor Best - July 11 at 3:54 PM logoCan Teck Resources’ Growth Projects Pay Off in the Long Term? - July 11 at 8:08 AM logoSuncor Energy Inc.'s Most Brilliant Moves in 2017 So Far - July 5 at 11:16 PM logoSuncor Energy Inc. (SU) Lifted to "Buy" at Zacks Investment Research - July 4 at 2:54 PM logoSuncor Energy 's (NYSE:SU) Overweight Rating Reiterated at Piper Jaffray Companies - July 3 at 10:22 AM logo$5.65 Billion in Sales Expected for Suncor Energy Inc. (SU) This Quarter - July 1 at 8:17 AM logo Brokerages Expect Suncor Energy Inc. (SU) to Announce $0.23 Earnings Per Share - June 29 at 10:30 PM logoNational Bank Financial Weighs in on Suncor Energy Inc.'s FY2017 Earnings (SU) - June 29 at 8:18 AM logoEquities Analysts Set Expectations for Suncor Energy Inc.'s FY2018 Earnings (SU) - June 28 at 10:43 AM logoSuncor Energy Inc. (SU) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages - June 27 at 10:42 PM logoSuncor Energy Inc. (SU) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at National Bank Financial - June 27 at 12:58 PM logoAt midday: TSX rallies as energy and materials lead, BlackBerry sinks - June 24 at 7:04 AM logo5 Things You Didn't Know About Teck Resources Ltd - June 24 at 7:03 AM logoSuncor Energy Inc.: Time to Buy the Pullback? - June 15 at 4:28 PM logoSuncor Gives Update on Syncrude, Extends Maintenance Period - June 15 at 4:28 PM



Suncor Energy (SU) Chart for Tuesday, September, 26, 2017

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