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TSE:ALC - Algoma Central Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.05 (+0.40 %)
(As of 01/17/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: C$12.66
50-Day Range
MA: C$13.08
52-Week Range
Now: C$12.66
Volume5,800 shs
Average Volume11,811 shs
Market CapitalizationC$483.54 million
P/E Ratio10.67
Dividend Yield3.49%
Algoma Central Corporation owns and operates a fleet of dry and liquid bulk carriers on the Great Lakes - St. Lawrence Waterway in Canada. It operates in six segments: Domestic Dry-Bulk, Product Tankers, Ocean Self-Unloaders, Global Short Sea Shipping, Investment Properties, and Corporate. The company operates 12 self-unloading bulk carriers and 8 gearless bulk carriers; and owns and manages seven double-hull product tankers for the transportation of liquid petroleum products throughout the Great Lakes, the St. Lawrence waterway, and the Atlantic Canada regions. It also owns five ocean-going self-unloading vessels that carry coal for power generation, crushed aggregates for construction, gypsum for wallboard manufacturing, iron ore for the steel industry, and salt for winter road safety. Algoma Central Corporation also provides ship repair services; and management services to third parties. The company was formerly known as Algoma Central Railway and changed its name to Algoma Central Corporation in 1990. Algoma Central Corporation was founded in 1899 and is headquartered in St. Catharines, Canada.

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Shipping & Ports



Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesC$548.47 million
Cash FlowC$0.66 per share
Book ValueC$17.29 per share



Market CapC$483.54 million
Next Earnings Date3/4/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

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Algoma Central (TSE:ALC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Algoma Central's stock symbol?

Algoma Central trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "ALC."

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

Algoma Central declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, November 15th. Investors of record on Monday, December 2nd will be given a dividend of 0.11 per share on Monday, December 2nd. This represents a $0.44 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.48%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, November 15th. This is a positive change from Algoma Central's previous quarterly dividend of $0.10. View Algoma Central's Dividend History.

How were Algoma Central's earnings last quarter?

Algoma Central Co. (TSE:ALC) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November, 6th. The company reported $0.52 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.68 by $0.16. The business had revenue of $167.90 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $188.20 million. View Algoma Central's Earnings History.

When is Algoma Central's next earnings date?

Algoma Central is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, March 4th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Algoma Central.

What price target have analysts set for ALC?

0 brokerages have issued 1 year price targets for Algoma Central's stock. Their forecasts range from C$19.00 to C$19.00. On average, they expect Algoma Central's share price to reach C$19.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 50.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Algoma Central.

Has Algoma Central been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about ALC stock have trended very negative recently, InfoTrie reports. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Algoma Central earned a media sentiment score of -3.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Algoma Central.

Who are some of Algoma Central's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Algoma Central own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Algoma Central investors own include Air Canada (AC), BCE (BCE), Extendicare (EXE), Aurora Cannabis (ACB), Algonquin Power & Utilities (AQN), Chorus Aviation (CHR), Crombie Real Estate Investment Trust (CRR.UN), Cominar REIT (CUF.UN), Fiera Capital (FSZ) and Hydro One (H).

Who are Algoma Central's key executives?

Algoma Central's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Gregg A. Ruhl, Pres & CEO
  • Mr. Peter D. Winkley, Chief Fin. Officer
  • Mr. Brad Tiffin, Sr. Vice-Pres of Operations & Technical
  • Mr. J. Wesley Newton, Sr. VP of Corp. Devel., Gen. Counsel & Sec.
  • Mr. Christopher A. L. Lazarz, Vice-Pres of Corp. Fin.

How do I buy shares of Algoma Central?

Shares of ALC 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 Algoma Central's stock price today?

One share of ALC stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$12.66.

How big of a company is Algoma Central?

Algoma Central has a market capitalization of C$483.54 million and generates C$548.47 million in revenue each year. Algoma Central employs 2,000 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Algoma Central.

What is Algoma Central's official website?

The official website for Algoma Central is http://www.algonet.com/.

How can I contact Algoma Central?

Algoma Central's mailing address is 63 Church St Suite 600, ST. CATHARINES, ON L2R 3C4, Canada. The company can be reached via phone at +1-905-6877888.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Algoma Central (TSE ALC)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  81 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  77 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  158
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Algoma Central and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ALC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ALC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 1/18/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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