Air Canada Stock Price, News & Analysis (TSE:AC)

C$24.45 0.41 (1.71 %)
(As of 11/17/2017 01:41 AM ET)
Previous CloseC$24.04
Today's RangeC$23.80 - C$24.54
52-Week RangeC$12.49 - C$28.70
Volume1.84 million shs
Average Volume1.51 million shs
Market CapitalizationC$6.59 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About Air Canada (TSE:AC)

Air Canada logoAir Canada provides the U.S. transbonder and international airline services. The company offers scheduled passenger services under the Air Canada Express brand name in the Canadian market, the Canada-U.S. transbonder market, and in the international market to and from Canada, as well as through capacity purchase agreements on other regional carriers. It also provides air cargo services on domestic and the U.S. transborder routes, as well as on international routes between Canada and other markets in Europe, Asia, South America, and Australia. In addition, the company develops, markets, and distributes vacation packages, as well as offers cruises, tours, and excursions in the Caribbean, Mexico, Central and South America, Asia, Europe, and the United States. The company was founded in 1937 and is headquartered in Saint-Laurent, Canada.


Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Sector: N/A
  • Symbol: TSE:AC
  • Previous Symbol: TSE:AC.A
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.aircanada.com
Profitability:
  • Trailing EPS: C$6.74
  • Net Margins: 7.67%
  • Return on Equity: 113.41%
  • Return on Assets: 7.40%
Misc:
  • Outstanding Shares: 271,298,000
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Air Canada (TSE:AC)

What is Air Canada's stock symbol?

Air Canada trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "AC."

How were Air Canada's earnings last quarter?

Air Canada (TSE:AC) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 7th. The company reported $0.47 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.46 by $0.01. The business earned $3.31 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $3.32 billion. Air Canada had a net margin of 7.67% and a return on equity of 113.41%. View Air Canada's Earnings History.

When will Air Canada make its next earnings announcement?

Air Canada is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, February, 16th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Air Canada.

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

12 brokers have issued 12 month price objectives for Air Canada's stock. Their forecasts range from C$15.00 to C$40.00. On average, they expect Air Canada's stock price to reach C$30.86 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Air Canada.

Who are some of Air Canada's key competitors?

Who are Air Canada's key executives?

Air Canada's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Vagn Ove Soerensen, Independent Chairman of the Board (Age 57)
  • Calin Rovinescu, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director (Age 61)
  • Michael Stewart Rousseau, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President (Age 59)
  • Benjamin M. Smith, President - Passenger Airlines
  • Klaus Goersch, Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Lucie Guillemette, Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer
  • Lise Fournel, Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer
  • Marcel Forget, Senior Vice President - Commercial Strategy
  • Kevin C. Howlet, Senior Vice President - Regional Markets and Government Relations
  • Amos S. Kazzaz, Senior Vice President - Financial Planning and Analysis

How do I buy Air Canada stock?

Shares of Air Canada and other Canadian stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX). Brokers that permit trading on the TSX include Fidelity, Interactive Brokers, PennTrade and Charles Schwab.

What is Air Canada's stock price today?

One share of Air Canada stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$24.45.

How big of a company is Air Canada?

Air Canada has a market capitalization of C$6.59 billion.

How can I contact Air Canada?

Air Canada's mailing address is Air Canada Centre 7373 Cote-Vertu Blvd. West, SAINT-LAURENT, QC H4S 1Z3, Canada. The company can be reached via phone at +1-514-4226644.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Air Canada (TSE AC)

Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  274 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  193 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  467
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Air Canada 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

Analysts' Consensus Rating for Air Canada (TSE:AC)

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Ratings, 4 Hold Ratings, 7 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.75)
Consensus Price Target: C$30.86

Consensus Price Target History for Air Canada (TSE:AC)

Price Target History for Air Canada (TSE:AC)

Analysts' Ratings History for Air Canada (TSE:AC)

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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
11/13/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingNeutralC$29.00View Rating Details
10/26/2017BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetOutperformC$34.00View Rating Details
10/26/2017TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetAction List BuyC$34.00 -> C$36.00View Rating Details
10/26/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaLower Price TargetTop Pick -> OutperformC$33.00 -> C$31.00View Rating Details
10/26/2017ScotiabankBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$28.50 -> C$30.00View Rating Details
10/26/2017CIBCBoost Price TargetC$34.00 -> C$36.00View Rating Details
10/23/2017Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetBuyC$31.00 -> C$33.00View Rating Details
10/13/2017National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetOutperformC$26.00 -> C$33.00View Rating Details
9/20/2017Cowen and CompanyUpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformC$23.00 -> C$40.00View Rating Details
7/17/2017MacquarieBoost Price TargetOutperform -> NeutralC$18.00 -> C$22.50View Rating Details
5/18/2017Beacon SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
5/15/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.Boost Price TargetMarket PerformC$12.50 -> C$15.00View Rating Details
9/29/2016CSFBReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
2/16/2016AltaCorp CapitalLower Price TargetOutperformC$26.00 -> C$23.00View Rating Details
2/4/2016Paradigm CapitalLower Price TargetBuyC$18.00View Rating Details
1/29/2016CormarkDowngradeTop Pick -> BuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 11/18/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History and Estimates Chart for Air Canada (TSE:AC)

Earnings by Quarter for Air Canada (TSE:AC)

Earnings History by Quarter for Air Canada (TSE AC)

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/16/2018        
8/7/2014C$0.46C$0.47C$3.32 billionC$3.31 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Air Canada (TSE:AC)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.18
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.89
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171($0.60)($0.60)($0.60)
Q2 20172$0.10$0.21$0.16
Q3 20172$3.00$3.46$3.23
Q4 20171$0.39$0.39$0.39
Q1 20181$0.00$0.00$0.00
Q2 20181$0.82$0.82$0.82
Q3 20181$2.73$2.73$2.73
Q4 20181$0.34$0.34$0.34
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Air Canada (TSE:AC)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Air Canada (TSE AC)

Insider Trades by Quarter for Air Canada (TSE:AC)

Insider Trades by Quarter for Air Canada (TSE AC)

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/13/2017Benjamin M SmithDirectorSell30,669C$22.01C$675,024.69
11/7/2017Duncan BureauInsiderSell2,000C$23.58C$47,160.00
8/24/2017Lucie GuillemetteInsiderSell1,941C$23.18C$44,992.38
8/14/2017Benjamin M SmithDirectorSell50C$22.92C$1,146.00
8/11/2017Arielle Meloul-WechslerInsiderSell2,021C$21.50C$43,451.50
8/10/2017Yves DufresneInsiderSell1,677C$22.15C$37,145.55
8/8/2017Kevin C HowlettInsiderSell30,769C$22.00C$676,918.00
8/3/2017Calin RovinescuDirectorSell925,481C$20.72C$19,175,966.32
8/3/2017Michael Stewart RousseauInsiderSell40,000C$21.20C$848,000.00
6/9/2017Michael Stewart RousseauInsiderSell34,992C$18.00C$629,856.00
6/8/2017Michael Stewart RousseauInsiderSell52,000C$18.04C$938,080.00
6/6/2017Arielle Meloul-WechslerInsiderSell7,064C$17.62C$124,467.68
6/5/2017Craig LandryInsiderSell12,989C$17.76C$230,684.64
5/30/2017James Anthony TaborInsiderSell2,037C$17.95C$36,564.15
5/25/2017Marcel ForgetInsiderSell5,000C$17.36C$86,800.00
5/24/2017Pierre HouleInsiderSell978C$17.28C$16,899.84
5/15/2017Mark GalardoInsiderSell618C$16.26C$10,048.68
3/16/2017Lise FournelInsiderSell4,000C$13.72C$54,880.00
3/15/2017Lise FournelInsiderSell10,000C$13.29C$132,900.00
3/14/2017Pierre HouleInsiderSell560C$13.30C$7,448.00
3/2/2017Mark GalardoInsiderSell467C$14.00C$6,538.00
2/23/2017Chris IsfordInsiderSell20,273C$13.69C$277,537.37
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Air Canada (TSE:AC)

Latest Headlines for Air Canada (TSE AC)

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DateHeadline
Air Canada Customers Can Now Ask Alexa for Helpful Travel InformationAir Canada Customers Can Now Ask Alexa for Helpful Travel Information
finance.yahoo.com - November 16 at 10:35 AM
2 Canadian Stocks That Turned $5000 Into $10000 in Just 1 Year - The Motley Fool Canada2 Canadian Stocks That Turned $5000 Into $10000 in Just 1 Year - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - November 14 at 8:53 PM
Benjamin M. Smith Sells 30,669 Shares of Air Canada (AC) StockBenjamin M. Smith Sells 30,669 Shares of Air Canada (AC) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 14 at 8:05 PM
Canada co-chairs Climate and Clean Air Coalition to address climate change and improve air qualityCanada co-chairs Climate and Clean Air Coalition to address climate change and improve air quality
finance.yahoo.com - November 14 at 3:53 PM
Research Initiated on Industrials Stocks, Air Canada, WestJet Airlines, Chorus Aviation and Exchange IncomeResearch Initiated on Industrials Stocks, Air Canada, WestJet Airlines, Chorus Aviation and Exchange Income
finance.yahoo.com - November 13 at 8:20 AM
Media Advisory - Air Canada Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Michael Rousseau to Present at the Scotiabank Transportation & Aerospace Conference 2017Media Advisory - Air Canada Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Michael Rousseau to Present at the Scotiabank Transportation & Aerospace Conference 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 10 at 3:54 PM
Duncan Bureau Sells 2,000 Shares of Air Canada (AC) StockDuncan Bureau Sells 2,000 Shares of Air Canada (AC) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 8 at 7:58 PM
How Much Higher Can Air Canada Fly? - The Motley Fool CanadaHow Much Higher Can Air Canada Fly? - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - November 8 at 5:20 PM
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www.msn.com - November 7 at 4:55 PM
Air France-KLM says to revamp frequent-flyer schemeAir France-KLM says to revamp frequent-flyer scheme
finance.yahoo.com - November 6 at 4:11 PM
ETFs with exposure to Air Canada : November 6, 2017ETFs with exposure to Air Canada : November 6, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 6 at 4:11 PM
CANADA STOCKS-Energy, miners drive TSX rally to near recordCANADA STOCKS-Energy, miners drive TSX rally to near record
finance.yahoo.com - November 6 at 4:11 PM
Air Canada (AC) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from BrokeragesAir Canada (AC) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 5 at 11:44 AM
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www.businesswire.com - November 3 at 3:15 PM
Air Canada (TSX:AC): Are Analysts Right About The Drop In Earnings?Air Canada (TSX:AC): Are Analysts Right About The Drop In Earnings?
finance.yahoo.com - November 2 at 8:27 PM
Air Canada breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : AC-CA : November 2, 2017Air Canada breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : AC-CA : November 2, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 2 at 3:26 PM
Air Canada Named Best Long Haul Airline in the AmericasAir Canada Named Best Long Haul Airline in the Americas
finance.yahoo.com - November 2 at 3:26 PM
National Bank Financial Weighs in on Air Canadas FY2018 Earnings (AC)National Bank Financial Weighs in on Air Canada's FY2018 Earnings (AC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 30 at 10:12 AM
Beacon Securities Weighs in on Air Canadas FY2017 Earnings (AC)Beacon Securities Weighs in on Air Canada's FY2017 Earnings (AC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 30 at 2:34 AM
Air Canada Expected to Earn FY2017 Earnings of $4.33 Per Share (AC)Air Canada Expected to Earn FY2017 Earnings of $4.33 Per Share (AC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 30 at 2:06 AM
Air Canada :AC-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : October 27, 2017Air Canada :AC-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : October 27, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 27 at 5:29 PM
ETFs with exposure to Air Canada : October 27, 2017ETFs with exposure to Air Canada : October 27, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 27 at 5:29 PM
FY2018 Earnings Estimate for Air Canada Issued By Beacon Securities (AC)FY2018 Earnings Estimate for Air Canada Issued By Beacon Securities (AC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 27 at 5:24 PM
Cormark Weighs in on Air Canadas Q2 2018 Earnings (AC)Cormark Weighs in on Air Canada's Q2 2018 Earnings (AC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 27 at 4:06 PM
FY2017 Earnings Forecast for Air Canada Issued By National Bank Financial (AC)FY2017 Earnings Forecast for Air Canada Issued By National Bank Financial (AC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 27 at 7:48 AM
Royal Bank Of Canada Cuts Air Canada (AC) Price Target to C$31.00Royal Bank Of Canada Cuts Air Canada (AC) Price Target to C$31.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 26 at 8:52 PM
Air Canada (AC) Price Target Raised to C$36.00Air Canada (AC) Price Target Raised to C$36.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 26 at 8:52 PM
Air Canada (AC) PT Lowered to C$34.00Air Canada (AC) PT Lowered to C$34.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 26 at 8:50 PM
Air Canada (AC) Given New C$36.00 Price Target at TD SecuritiesAir Canada (AC) Given New C$36.00 Price Target at TD Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 26 at 8:50 PM
Air Canada (AC) Price Target Raised to C$30.00Air Canada (AC) Price Target Raised to C$30.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 26 at 8:50 PM
Air Canadas Stock Falls 1.3% Despite Record Q3 Results: Buy Now ... - The Motley Fool CanadaAir Canada's Stock Falls 1.3% Despite Record Q3 Results: Buy Now ... - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - October 26 at 3:10 PM
Canadian Stocks Are Recovering Ground In Early Trade - Canadian Commentary - NasdaqCanadian Stocks Are Recovering Ground In Early Trade - Canadian Commentary - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - October 26 at 11:37 AM
Update: TSX Loses 50 Points as Bank of Canada Keeps Interest Rates Unchanged - NasdaqUpdate: TSX Loses 50 Points as Bank of Canada Keeps Interest Rates Unchanged - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - October 25 at 9:14 PM
Edited Transcript of AC.TO earnings conference call or presentation 25-Oct-17 1:00pm GMTEdited Transcript of AC.TO earnings conference call or presentation 25-Oct-17 1:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - October 25 at 9:14 PM
On Brink Of All-time Highs, TSX May Find Resistance -- Canadian Commentary - NasdaqOn Brink Of All-time Highs, TSX May Find Resistance -- Canadian Commentary - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - October 25 at 4:10 PM
Air Canada beats on yields, optimistic on future bookingsAir Canada beats on yields, optimistic on future bookings
finance.yahoo.com - October 25 at 4:10 PM
TSX Primed For New Record Highs, HBC Raises Cash -- Canadian Commentary - NasdaqTSX Primed For New Record Highs, HBC Raises Cash -- Canadian Commentary - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - October 24 at 8:23 PM
US probes 2nd Air Canada jet safety event in San FranciscoUS probes 2nd Air Canada jet safety event in San Francisco
finance.yahoo.com - October 24 at 8:23 PM
Air Canada Set to Report Q3 Earnings – Buy or Sell? - Baystreet.caAir Canada Set to Report Q3 Earnings – Buy or Sell? - Baystreet.ca
www.baystreet.ca - October 24 at 3:22 PM
Canaccord Genuity Raises Air Canada (AC) Price Target to C$33.00Canaccord Genuity Raises Air Canada (AC) Price Target to C$33.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 23 at 7:28 PM
Canadian Stocks Are Little Changed As The Week Begins - Canadian Commentary - NasdaqCanadian Stocks Are Little Changed As The Week Begins - Canadian Commentary - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - October 23 at 3:43 PM
The 3-Stock Portfolio for Years of Growth - The Motley Fool CanadaThe 3-Stock Portfolio for Years of Growth - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - October 21 at 3:17 PM
Canadian Stocks Are Rising Despite Weak Data - Canadian ... - NasdaqCanadian Stocks Are Rising Despite Weak Data - Canadian ... - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - October 20 at 3:33 PM
This Stock Has Doubled Since the Beginning of the Year and Could Do it Again in 2018 - The Motley Fool CanadaThis Stock Has Doubled Since the Beginning of the Year and Could Do it Again in 2018 - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - October 20 at 3:33 PM
B-ROLL ADVISORY: Air Canada announces Canadas Best New Restaurants 2017B-ROLL ADVISORY: Air Canada announces Canada's Best New Restaurants 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 20 at 3:33 PM
Should You Buy Air Canada or WestJet Airlines Ltd. Ahead of 3rd-Quarter Earnings? - The Motley Fool CanadaShould You Buy Air Canada or WestJet Airlines Ltd. Ahead of 3rd-Quarter Earnings? - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - October 19 at 3:32 PM
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www.baystreet.ca - October 18 at 4:39 AM
Air Canada (AC) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on WednesdayAir Canada (AC) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 18 at 2:38 AM
Air Canada to Post Q3 2017 Earnings of $3.00 Per Share, National Bank Financial Forecasts (AC)Air Canada to Post Q3 2017 Earnings of $3.00 Per Share, National Bank Financial Forecasts (AC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 16 at 1:28 AM
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www.fool.ca - October 15 at 3:18 PM

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