About TransAlta Corporation
TransAlta Corporation (TransAlta) is a non-regulated electricity generation and energy marketing company with an aggregate net ownership interest of approximately 8,730 megawatts of generating capacity. The Company is engaged in the production and sale of electric energy. TransAlta is organized into seven segments: Canadian Coal, U.S. Coal, Gas, Wind and Solar, Hydro, Energy Marketing and Corporate. The Canadian Coal, U.S. Coal, Gas, Wind and Solar, and Hydro segments are responsible for constructing, operating and maintaining its electrical generation. The Canadian Coal segment is also responsible for the operation and maintenance of the Company's related mining operations in Canada. The Energy Marketing segment is responsible for marketing its production through short-term and long-term contracts. The Company operates facilities having approximately 10,208 megawatts of aggregate generating capacity.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: Utilities
- Industry: Diversified Utilities
- Sub-Industry: N/A
- Exchange: NYSE
- Symbol: TAC
- Previous Close: $5.50
- 50 Day Moving Average: $5.84
- 200 Day Moving Average: $4.98
- 52-Week Range: $3.75 - $6.24
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 41.92
- Foreward P/E Ratio: 68.13
- P/E Growth: -24.10
- Market Cap: $1.57B
- Outstanding Shares: 287,899,000
- Beta: 0.74
- Net Margins: 2.06%
- Return on Equity: 0.56%
- Return on Assets: 0.19%
Companies Related to TransAlta Corporation:
- Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.98%
- Current Ratio: 0.94%
- Quick Ratio: 0.77%
What is TransAlta Corporation's stock symbol?
TransAlta Corporation trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "TAC."
How often does TransAlta Corporation pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for TransAlta Corporation?
TransAlta Corporation declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, December 20th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, March 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.0301 per share on Saturday, April 1st. This represents a $0.12 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.21%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, February 27th.
Where is TransAlta Corporation's stock going? Where will TransAlta Corporation's stock price be in 2017?
7 analysts have issued 1 year price targets for TransAlta Corporation's stock. Their forecasts range from $6.00 to $8.00. On average, they anticipate TransAlta Corporation's share price to reach $6.67 in the next year.
Who owns TransAlta Corporation stock?
TransAlta Corporation's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vertex One Asset Management Inc. (1.61%), Public Sector Pension Investment Board (0.66%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.22%), DZ BANK AG Deutsche Zentral Genossenschafts Bank Frankfurt am Main (0.22%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.21%) and Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.20%).
Who sold TransAlta Corporation stock? Who is selling TransAlta Corporation stock?
TransAlta Corporation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vertex One Asset Management Inc., AQR Capital Management LLC, Public Sector Pension Investment Board, Guardian Capital Advisors LP and Allianz Asset Management AG.
Who bought TransAlta Corporation stock? Who is buying TransAlta Corporation stock?
TransAlta Corporation's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including DZ BANK AG Deutsche Zentral Genossenschafts Bank Frankfurt am Main, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP and Intact Investment Management Inc..
How do I buy TransAlta Corporation stock?
Shares of TransAlta 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 TransAlta Corporation stock cost?
One share of TransAlta Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $5.45.