TransCanada Company Profile (NYSE:TRP)

About TransCanada (NYSE:TRP)

TransCanada logoTransCanada Corporation is an energy infrastructure company. The Company is engaged in the development and operation of North American energy infrastructure, including natural gas and liquids pipelines, power generation and natural gas storage facilities. Its segments include Canadian Natural Gas Pipelines, U.S. Natural Gas Pipelines, Mexico Natural Gas Pipelines, Liquids Pipelines and Energy. The Company operates in three businesses: Natural Gas Pipelines, Liquids Pipelines and Energy. The Natural Gas Pipelines and Liquids Pipelines segments principally consist of its respective natural gas and liquids pipelines in Canada, the United States and Mexico, as well as its regulated natural gas storage operations in the United States. The Energy segment includes its power operations and the non-regulated natural gas storage business in Canada. TransCanada PipeLines Limited (TCPL) is its principal operating subsidiary.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector:
  • Industry: Oil & Gas Pipelines
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:TRP
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $40.95 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 871,000,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $46.83
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $46.22
  • 52 Week Range: $41.09 - $49.76
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 100.45
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 20.35
  • P/E Growth: 5.14
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $9.83 billion
  • Price / Sales: 4.17
  • Book Value: $17.30 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.72
  • Annual Dividend: $1.68
  • Dividend Yield: 3.7%
  • EBIDTA: $4.8 billion
  • Net Margins: -16.15%
  • Return on Equity: 11.71%
  • Return on Assets: 2.66%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 2.32%
  • Current Ratio: 0.88%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.81%
  • Average Volume: 994,194 shs.
  • Beta: 0.74
  • Short Ratio: 4.22

Frequently Asked Questions for TransCanada (NYSE:TRP)

What is TransCanada's stock symbol?

TransCanada trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "TRP."

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

TransCanada declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, May 8th. Investors of record on Friday, June 30th will be paid a dividend of $0.4568 per share on Monday, July 31st. This represents a $1.83 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.89%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, June 28th. This is a boost from TransCanada's previous quarterly dividend of $0.42. View TransCanada's Dividend History.

How were TransCanada's earnings last quarter?

TransCanada Co. (NYSE:TRP) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February, 16th. The company reported $0.75 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.55 by $0.20. The business had revenue of $3.62 billion for the quarter. TransCanada had a negative net margin of 16.15% and a positive return on equity of 11.71%. TransCanada's revenue for the quarter was up 26.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.64 EPS. View TransCanada's Earnings History.

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

10 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for TransCanada's shares. Their forecasts range from $45.45 to $74.00. On average, they anticipate TransCanada's stock price to reach $64.81 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for TransCanada.

Who are some of TransCanada's key competitors?

Who are TransCanada's key executives?

TransCanada's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Siim A. Vanaselja CPA, Chairman of the Board
  • Russell K. Girling, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Donald R. Marchand, Executive Vice-President - Corporate Development, Chief Financial Officer
  • Karl R. Johannson, Executive Vice President, President - Natural Gas Pipelines
  • William C. Taylor, Executive Vice-President; President of Energy
  • Stephan D. Cretier, Director
  • S. Barry Jackson, Director
  • Kevin E. Benson, Independent Director
  • Derek H. Burney QC, Independent Director
  • John E. Lowe, Independent Director

Who owns TransCanada stock?

TransCanada's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include TD Asset Management Inc. (3.06%), Wellington Management Group LLP (2.54%), Vanguard Group Inc. (2.38%), Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec (1.75%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (1.67%) and FMR LLC (1.67%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for TransCanada.

Who sold TransCanada stock? Who is selling TransCanada stock?

TransCanada's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., FMR LLC, Swiss National Bank, AQR Capital Management LLC, Jennison Associates LLC, Arosa Capital Management LP, Russell Investments Group Ltd. and State of Wisconsin Investment Board. View Insider Buying and Selling for TransCanada.

Who bought TransCanada stock? Who is buying TransCanada stock?

TransCanada's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vanguard Group Inc., TD Asset Management Inc., PNC Financial Services Group Inc., OMERS ADMINISTRATION Corp, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Montrusco Bolton Investments Inc., Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA and Wellington Management Group LLP. View Insider Buying and Selling for TransCanada.

How do I buy TransCanada stock?

Shares of TransCanada 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 TransCanada's stock price today?

One share of TransCanada stock can currently be purchased for approximately $47.01.

MarketBeat Community Rating for TransCanada (NYSE TRP)
Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  184 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  151 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  335
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about TransCanada 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 TransCanada (NYSE:TRP) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 10 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $64.81 (37.86% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for TransCanada (NYSE:TRP)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/12/2017Wolfe ResearchReiterated RatingOutperform$53.00LowView Rating Details
3/31/2017Wells Fargo & CoInitiated CoverageOutperform -> OutperformLowView Rating Details
1/27/2017Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingOutperformN/AView Rating Details
12/16/2016ScotiabankReiterated RatingOutperform$69.00N/AView Rating Details
12/6/2016Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperform$72.00N/AView Rating Details
11/21/2016GMP SecuritiesUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
11/20/2016TD SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy$67.00 -> $74.00N/AView Rating Details
9/27/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingOutperform$65.00N/AView Rating Details
9/1/2016Bank of America CorpInitiated CoverageBuy$52.00 -> $45.45N/AView Rating Details
7/20/2016Goldman Sachs Group IncInitiated CoverageBuy$70.00N/AView Rating Details
5/2/2016Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$33.00 -> $43.00N/AView Rating Details
3/30/2016Citigroup IncUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$50.00 -> $55.00N/AView Rating Details
12/15/2015JPMorgan Chase & Co.Initiated CoverageOverweight$64.00N/AView Rating Details
12/8/2015CIBCReiterated RatingSector Perform -> Sector Outperform$56.00N/AView Rating Details
12/2/2015MacquarieUpgradeNeutral -> OutperformN/AView Rating Details
11/20/2015National Bank FinancialReiterated RatingSector Perform$57.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/30/2015 forward)


Earnings History for TransCanada (NYSE:TRP)
Earnings by Quarter for TransCanada (NYSE:TRP)
Earnings History by Quarter for TransCanada (NYSE TRP)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/16/2017Q416$0.55$0.75$3.62 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2016$0.52$0.52$2.58 billion$2.75 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2016Q415$0.66$0.70$2.98 billion$2.55 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/11/2016$0.61$0.64$2.89 billion$2.85 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2015Q315$0.60$0.62$2.67 billion$2.94 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2015Q215$0.39$0.56$2.34 billion$2.63 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/1/2015Q115$0.64$0.66$3.08 billion$2.87 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/13/2015Q414$0.63$0.65$2.62 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2014Q314$0.63$0.63$2.53 million$2.45 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q214$0.49$0.47$2.26 billion$2.23 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2014Q114$0.59$0.60$2.37 billion$2.88 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/20/2014Q413$0.61$0.58$2.31 billion$2.33 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2013Q313$0.58$0.68$2.20 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2013Q213$0.52$0.51$2.14 billion$2.01 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2013Q113$0.54$0.52$2.27 billion$2.25 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/12/2013Q412$0.49$0.45$2.23 billion$2.09 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2012Q312$0.53$0.52$2.26 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2012$0.48$0.46ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2012$0.55$0.52ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/14/2012$0.54$0.52ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2011$0.58$0.59ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2011$0.52$0.51ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for TransCanada (NYSE:TRP)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.14 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.31 EPS


Current Dividend Information for TransCanada (NYSE:TRP)
Next Dividend:7/31/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.68
Dividend Yield:3.57%
Dividend Growth:-1.90% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:-81.16% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
78.50% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
72.73% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for TransCanada (NYSE:TRP)

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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for TransCanada (NYSE:TRP)
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Headline Trends for TransCanada (NYSE:TRP)
Latest Headlines for TransCanada (NYSE:TRP)
DateHeadline logoWilliams Companies’ Current Valuation: What’s the Story? - May 26 at 7:53 AM logoTransCanada Co. (TRP) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts - May 22 at 6:20 PM logoWhere Will TransCanada Corporation Be in 10 Years? - May 16 at 10:40 AM logoTransCanada Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : TRP-US : May 12, 2017 - May 13 at 2:10 AM logoTransCanada Co. (TRP) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Wolfe Research - May 12 at 1:02 PM logo4 Things TransCanada Corporation's CEO Wants You to Know About Its Q1 Results - May 10 at 10:48 AM logo4 Things TransCanada Corporation's CEO Wants You to Know About Its Q1 Results - May 10 at 10:14 AM logoNational Bank Financial Comments on TransCanada Co.'s FY2017 Earnings (TRP) - May 10 at 9:38 AM logoTheStreet Upgrades TransCanada Co. (TRP) to "B-" - May 9 at 3:16 PM logoTransCanada Co. (TRP) to Post FY2018 Earnings of $2.37 Per Share, National Bank Financial Forecasts - May 9 at 11:26 AM logoTransCanada Co. (TRP) Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.46 - May 8 at 6:20 PM logoAcquisitions Fuel a Record-Breaking Quarter for TransCanada Corporation - May 5 at 2:53 PM logo Brokerages Anticipate TransCanada Co. (TRP) to Announce $0.66 EPS - May 5 at 9:12 AM logoTransCanada profit beats on U.S., Mexican pipeline businesses - May 5 at 8:10 AM logoTransCanada Reports First Quarter 2017 Financial Results; Strong Results Build Upon Transformational 2016 - May 5 at 8:10 AM logoTransCanada Declares Quarterly Dividends - May 5 at 8:10 AM logoTransCanada's quarterly profit more than doubles - May 5 at 8:10 AM logoTransCanada posts 1Q profit - May 5 at 8:10 AM logoTransCanada (TRP) Receives Daily News Impact Score of 0.11 - May 4 at 5:12 PM logoTransCanada Announces Agreements to Sell Interests in Iroquois and PNGTS to TC PipeLines, LP - May 4 at 10:17 AM logoTransCanada to sell interests in two gas pipelines for $765 mln - May 4 at 10:17 AM logoTransCanada Corp. – Value Analysis (NYSE:TRP) : May 1, 2017 - May 1 at 7:27 PM logoTransCanada (TRP) Earning Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Study Shows - May 1 at 6:04 PM logoTransCanada Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : TRP-US : April 28, 2017 - April 28 at 11:08 PM logoTransCanada (TRP) Earns News Impact Score of 0.35 - April 28 at 3:26 PM logoTransCanada Co. (TRP) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages - April 25 at 5:45 PM logoTransCanada (TRP) Receiving Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Report Finds - April 25 at 4:36 PM logoTransCanada (TRP) Receiving Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Analysis Finds - April 21 at 9:42 PM logoTransCanada tiendra son assemblée générale annuelle des actionnaires et annoncera ses résultats financiers du premier trimestre 2017 le 5 mai - April 21 at 11:14 AM logoTransCanada (TRP) Sells 13 Hydroelectric Generation Assets - April 21 at 11:14 AM logoTransCanada Corporation: The Bear Case From a Bull - April 20 at 12:49 PM logoTransCanada Announces Completed Sale of New England Hydro Assets - April 20 at 11:59 AM logoTransCanada to Hold Annual Meeting of Shareholders and Issue First Quarter 2017 Financial Results on May 5 - April 20 at 11:59 AM logoTransCanada Co. (TRP) Cut to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research - April 19 at 11:11 AM logoSomewhat Positive News Coverage Somewhat Likely to Affect TransCanada (TRP) Share Price - April 18 at 2:40 PM logoSomewhat Critical Press Coverage Likely to Effect TransCanada (TRP) Stock Price - April 15 at 1:48 PM logo Analysts Expect TransCanada Co. (TRP) to Post $0.76 EPS - April 14 at 8:02 AM logoTransCanada Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : TRP-US : April 7, 2017 - April 7 at 1:05 PM logoTransCanada Co. (TRP) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at Wells Fargo & Co - April 6 at 9:31 AM logo4 Income and Growth Stocks to Start Any Portfolio - April 1 at 7:16 AM logoCoverage initiated on TransCanada by Wells Fargo - April 1 at 7:15 AM logoFirst Lawsuits Filed to Stop Trump Administration Keystone XL Pipeline Permit - April 1 at 7:15 AM logoTransCanada Co. (TRP) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages - March 31 at 2:07 PM logoWells Fargo & Co Begins Coverage on TransCanada Co. (TRP) - March 31 at 12:20 PM logoDespite Trump Approval, Hurdles Remain for TransCanada - March 28 at 8:14 PM logoKeystone Pipeline Will Create Thousands Of Jobs, But How Many Will Be Permanent? - March 27 at 7:31 PM logoBlog Coverage Presidential Permit Revives TransCanada's Keystone XL Pipeline Project - March 27 at 8:37 AM logoIndustry, environmentalists sound off on Trump administration approval of Keystone Pipeline (slideshow) - March 25 at 12:17 PM logoTrump approves Keystone XL pipeline, hails 'great day' for jobs - March 24 at 8:43 PM logoTrump OKs Keystone pipeline, calling it 'great day' for jobs - March 24 at 8:43 PM



TransCanada (TRP) Chart for Tuesday, May, 30, 2017

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