TransCanada Corporation Company Profile (NYSE:TRP)

About TransCanada Corporation (NYSE:TRP)

TransCanada Corporation 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: Oils/Energy
  • Industry: Oil & Gas Transportation Services
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:TRP
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $43.5 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 871,000,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $50.45
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $48.15
  • 52 Week Range: $42.69 - $51.85
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 52.84
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 18.92
  • P/E Growth: 3.61
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $11.07 billion
  • Price / Sales: 3.93
  • Book Value: $18.81 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.65
  • Annual Dividend: $1.85
  • Dividend Yield: 3.9%
  • EBIDTA: $5.23 billion
  • Net Margins: 8.16%
  • Return on Equity: 12.08%
  • Return on Assets: 3.04%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.72%
  • Current Ratio: 0.49%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.45%
  • Average Volume: 906,461 shs.
  • Beta: 0.67
  • Short Ratio: 3.49

Frequently Asked Questions for TransCanada Corporation (NYSE:TRP)

What is TransCanada Corporation's stock symbol?

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

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

TransCanada Corporation declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, July 31st. Investors of record on Friday, September 29th will be paid a dividend of $0.4995 per share on Tuesday, October 31st. This represents a $2.00 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.00%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 28th. This is a boost from TransCanada Corporation's previous quarterly dividend of $0.46. View TransCanada Corporation's Dividend History.

How were TransCanada Corporation's earnings last quarter?

TransCanada Corporation (NYSE:TRP) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February, 16th. The company reported $0.75 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.55 by $0.20. The firm earned $3.62 billion during the quarter. TransCanada Corporation had a net margin of 8.16% and a return on equity of 12.08%. The company's revenue was up 26.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $0.64 earnings per share. View TransCanada Corporation's Earnings History.

When will TransCanada Corporation make its next earnings announcement?

TransCanada Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November, 7th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for TransCanada Corporation.

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

8 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for TransCanada Corporation's shares. Their forecasts range from $53.00 to $74.00. On average, they anticipate TransCanada Corporation's share price to reach $68.50 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for TransCanada Corporation.

Who are some of TransCanada Corporation's key competitors?

Who are TransCanada Corporation's key executives?

TransCanada Corporation's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Russell K. Girling, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Donald R. Marchand, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Kristine L. Delkus, Executive Vice-President - Stakeholder Relations, General Counsel
  • Wendy L. Hanrahan, Executive Vice President - Corporate Services
  • Karl R. Johannson, Executive Vice President, President - Natural Gas Pipelines
  • Paul E. Miller, Executive Vice President, President - Liquids Pipelines
  • Francois L. Poirier, Executive Vice President - Strategy and Corporate Development
  • William C. Taylor, Executive Vice President, President - Energy
  • Christine R. Johnston, Vice President - Law, Corporate Secretary
  • Siim A. Vanaselja CPA, Non-Executive Independent Chairman of the Board

Who owns TransCanada Corporation stock?

TransCanada Corporation's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Bank of Montreal Can (3.53%), TD Asset Management Inc. (3.06%), Vanguard Group Inc. (2.49%), Capital Research Global Investors (1.96%), FMR LLC (1.93%) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (1.04%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for TransCanada Corporation.

Who sold TransCanada Corporation stock? Who is selling TransCanada Corporation stock?

TransCanada Corporation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Bank of Nova Scotia, CIBC Asset Management Inc, Bank of Montreal Can, Fiera Capital Corp, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Great West Life Assurance Co. Can and Sprott Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for TransCanada Corporation.

Who bought TransCanada Corporation stock? Who is buying TransCanada Corporation stock?

TransCanada Corporation's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., PNC Financial Services Group Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Forsta AP Fonden, Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors LP, Highstreet Asset Management Inc. and Public Sector Pension investment Board. View Insider Buying and Selling for TransCanada Corporation.

How do I buy TransCanada Corporation stock?

Shares of TransCanada 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.

What is TransCanada Corporation's stock price today?

One share of TransCanada Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $49.94.

MarketBeat Community Rating for TransCanada Corporation (NYSE TRP)
Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  229 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  192 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  421
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for TransCanada Corporation (NYSE:TRP) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 8 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $68.50 (37.16% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for TransCanada Corporation (NYSE:TRP)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/31/2017BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetOutperform$72.00 -> $73.00LowView Rating Details
5/12/2017Wolfe ResearchReiterated RatingOutperform$53.00LowView Rating Details
3/31/2017Wells Fargo & CompanyInitiated CoverageOutperform -> OutperformLowView Rating Details
1/27/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated 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
9/1/2016Bank of America CorporationInitiated CoverageBuy$52.00 -> $45.45N/AView Rating Details
7/20/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Initiated CoverageBuy$70.00N/AView Rating Details
5/2/2016Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$33.00 -> $43.00N/AView Rating Details
3/30/2016Citigroup Inc.UpgradeNeutral -> Buy$50.00 -> $55.00N/AView Rating Details
12/15/2015J P Morgan Chase & CoInitiated 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 9/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for TransCanada Corporation (NYSE:TRP)
Earnings by Quarter for TransCanada Corporation (NYSE:TRP)
Earnings History by Quarter for TransCanada Corporation (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 Corporation (NYSE:TRP)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.42 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.64 EPS


Current Dividend Information for TransCanada Corporation (NYSE:TRP)
Next Dividend:10/31/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.85
Dividend Yield:3.70%
Dividend Growth:-1.90% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:215.12% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
76.45% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
70.08% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for TransCanada Corporation (NYSE:TRP)

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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for TransCanada Corporation (NYSE:TRP)
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Headline Trends for TransCanada Corporation (NYSE:TRP)
Latest Headlines for TransCanada Corporation (NYSE:TRP)
DateHeadline logoShell Midstream's Harvey-Affected Pipelines Resume Service - September 20 at 10:14 AM logoTransCanada's Preferred Series 3 Shares Cross 3.5% Yield Mark - Nasdaq - September 19 at 8:45 AM logoHow The Pieces Add Up: MLPX Headed For $16 - Nasdaq - September 15 at 10:19 AM logoCheniere Energy (CQP) Announces $1B Senior Notes Offering - September 12 at 11:13 AM logoCritical Review: TransCanada Corporation (TRP) & its Rivals - September 12 at 12:28 AM logoStatoil Concludes Installation of Last Turbine in Dudgeon - September 11 at 7:53 AM logoTransCanada's Preferred Series 5 Shares Cross 3.5% Yield Mark - Nasdaq - September 8 at 8:29 PM logoTransCanada Asks for Delay on New Pipeline Projects - 24/7 Wall St. - September 8 at 3:27 PM logoTransCanada Asks for Delay on New Pipeline Projects - September 8 at 3:27 PM logoTransCanada pauses Energy East pipe in face of tougher review - September 8 at 9:27 AM logoExxon to Invest $200M in Argentina's VacaMuerta Shale Play - September 6 at 9:22 AM logoPatterson-UTI (PTEN) Rallies on MS Energy Acquisition Deal - September 6 at 9:22 AM logoTransCanada Corporation (TRP) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages - August 30 at 8:36 PM logoDenbury Suspends Operations in Houston due to Storm Harvey - August 29 at 3:36 PM logoTransCanada: Strong Q2, Dividend Increase Expected In Q1 2018 - August 28 at 7:13 AM logoCanada to consider indirect emissions for TransCanada Energy East pipe - Reuters - August 24 at 3:47 PM logoTransCanada Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : TRP-US : August 18, 2017 - August 20 at 1:15 PM logoNotable Two Hundred Day Moving Average Cross - TRP - August 18 at 8:07 AM logoETFs with exposure to TransCanada Corp. : August 15, 2017 - August 16 at 8:22 AM logoWill Teva Pharmaceuticals Bottom This Time? - Seeking Alpha - August 14 at 3:26 PM logoCan Some Nebraska Farmers Kill the Keystone XL Pipeline? - August 14 at 3:26 PM logoKeystone XL opponents vow long fight as Nebraska hearing concludes - Reuters - August 11 at 3:17 PM logoCimarex Energy (XEC) Beats Q2 Earnings & Revenue Estimates - August 9 at 8:24 AM logoFinancial Comparison: EQT Midstream Partners, (EQM) vs. TransCanada Corporation (TRP) - August 8 at 10:18 PM logoTransCanada Corporation (TRP) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages - August 5 at 8:56 PM logoKeystone Pipeline Critics Appealing to GOP's Favorite Issues in Nebraska Battle - August 5 at 7:57 AM logoNebraska regulators block testimony ahead of Keystone XL hearings - August 4 at 9:13 AM logoEni (E) Beats Q2 Earnings Estimates on Higher Production - August 3 at 8:10 AM logoContrasting Cheniere Energy Partners (CQP) and TransCanada Corporation (NYSE:TRP) - August 2 at 12:28 PM logoFY2017 EPS Estimates for TransCanada Corporation (TRP) Lifted by National Bank Financial - August 2 at 9:44 AM logoRange Resources (RRC) Misses on Q2 Earnings, Revenues Beat - August 2 at 8:02 AM logoStatoil (STO) Beats on Earnings in Q2, Revenues Grow Y/Y - August 2 at 8:02 AM logoTransCanada Corporation (TRP) Lowered to Hold at BidaskClub - August 1 at 12:32 AM logoTransCanada Corporation (TRP) Given New $73.00 Price Target at BMO Capital Markets - July 31 at 6:38 PM logoTransCanada Corporation (TRP) Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.50 - July 31 at 5:47 PM logoTransCanada to Decide on Keystone XL Pipeline Investment by December - July 30 at 6:50 AM logoTransCanada Corporation's Growth Initiatives Paid Big Dividends in the Second Quarter - July 30 at 6:50 AM logoTransCanada posts Q2 beat on strength in US pipelines unit - Seeking Alpha - July 29 at 8:01 AM logoTransCanada eyes December final decision on Keystone XL - Seeking Alpha - July 29 at 8:01 AM logoTransCanada launches open season for Keystone pipeline - Seeking Alpha - July 28 at 9:03 AM logoInvestor Network: TransCanada Corporation to Host Earnings Call - July 28 at 9:03 AM logoTransCanada Corporation (NYSE:TRP) to Release Earnings on Friday - July 27 at 5:41 PM logoPetronas pulls out of Pacific Northwest LNG project - Seeking Alpha - July 27 at 8:35 AM logoRace to the finish line: Pipeline projects compete for growing demand - July 21 at 8:00 AM logoRace to the finish line: Pipeline projects compete for growing demand - July 21 at 8:00 AM logoTransCanada: Nearly 4% Yield With 10% Dividend Growth Per Year - July 18 at 9:13 AM logoTransCanada Corporation (TRP) Lifted to "Buy" at BidaskClub - July 16 at 8:56 PM logoForm 6-K TRANSCANADA CORP For: Jul 14 - July 14 at 4:18 PM logoTransCanada Expects Its Capital Program to Drive Earnings Growth - July 14 at 4:17 PM logoTransCanada Corporation (TRP) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Analysts - July 11 at 8:50 PM



TransCanada Corporation (TRP) Chart for Thursday, September, 21, 2017

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