Birchcliff Energy Company Profile (TSE:BIR)

About Birchcliff Energy (TSE:BIR)

Birchcliff Energy logoBirchcliff Energy Ltd. is an intermediate oil and natural gas company. The Company is engaged in the exploration for and the development, production and acquisition of petroleum and natural gas reserves in Western Canada. Its operations are concentrated within core area, the Peace River Arch, which is centered over 90 kilometers northwest of Grande Prairie, Alberta, adjacent to the Alberta/British Columbia border. It is focused on over two established resource plays within the Peace River Arch: the Montney/Doig Natural Gas Resource Play and the Charlie Lake Light Oil Resource Play. The Montney/Doig Natural Gas Resource Play contains over five producing regions, including Pouce Coupe, Pouce Coupe South, Progress, Gordondale and Elmworth. The Charlie Lake reservoirs consist of varying quantities of laminated and dolomitic, silty to fine-grained sandstones. It has over 60 horizontal wells utilizing multi-stage fracture stimulation technology.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Gold
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: TSE:BIR
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: C$1.62 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 265,425,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: C$5.81
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: C$6.42
  • 52 Week Range: C$5.33 - C$10.50
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 28.56
  • P/E Growth: -0.51
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: C$478.98 million
  • Price / Sales: 3.39
  • Book Value: C$6.62 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.92
  • Dividend Yield: 1.7%
  • EBIDTA: C$308.65 million
  • Net Margins: 12.70%
  • Return on Equity: 3.90%
  • Return on Assets: 2.55%
  • Average Volume: 807,148 shs.
  • Short Ratio: 11.03

Frequently Asked Questions for Birchcliff Energy (TSE:BIR)

What is Birchcliff Energy's stock symbol?

Birchcliff Energy trades on the Tornton Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "BIR."

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

Birchcliff Energy declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, September 13th. Investors of record on Monday, October 2nd will be given a dividend of 0.025 per share on Monday, October 2nd. This represents a $0.10 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.63%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, September 13th. View Birchcliff Energy's Dividend History.

When will Birchcliff Energy make its next earnings announcement?

Birchcliff Energy is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 8th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Birchcliff Energy.

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

6 analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Birchcliff Energy's stock. Their forecasts range from C$9.25 to C$14.00. On average, they anticipate Birchcliff Energy's share price to reach C$11.69 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Birchcliff Energy.

Who are some of Birchcliff Energy's key competitors?

Who are Birchcliff Energy's key executives?

Birchcliff Energy's management team includes the folowing people:

  • A. Jeffrey Tonken, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Bruno P. Geremia, Chief Financial Officer, Vice President
  • Myles R. Bosman, Chief Operating Officer, Vice President - Exploration
  • David M. Humphreys, Vice President - Operations
  • Christopher A. Carlsen, Vice-President - Engineering
  • Dennis A. Dawson, Lead Independent Director
  • Rebecca Morley, Independent Director

How do I buy Birchcliff Energy stock?

Shares of Birchcliff Energy 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 Birchcliff Energy's stock price today?

One share of Birchcliff Energy stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$6.12.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Birchcliff Energy (TSE BIR)
Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  184 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  209 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  393
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Birchcliff Energy 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 Birchcliff Energy (TSE:BIR) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.17)
Consensus Price Target: C$11.69

Analysts' Ratings History for Birchcliff Energy (TSE:BIR)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/11/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.Boost Price TargetOutperformC$9.75 -> C$10.25View Rating Details
8/2/2017National Bank FinancialLower Price TargetOutperformC$10.00 -> C$9.25View Rating Details
7/20/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetC$9.00 -> C$11.00View Rating Details
3/16/2017TD SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyC$14.00View Rating Details
3/16/2017ScotiabankReiterated RatingFocus StockC$13.00View Rating Details
2/9/2017CSFBLower Price TargetC$10.00 -> C$9.75View Rating Details
1/25/2017CIBCBoost Price TargetC$11.50 -> C$12.00View Rating Details
12/21/2016BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetC$12.00 -> C$13.00View Rating Details
11/10/2016Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetBuyC$12.00 -> C$13.00View Rating Details
1/28/2016Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetC$4.75 -> C$4.50View Rating Details
11/19/2015Beacon SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/22/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Birchcliff Energy (TSE:BIR)
Earnings by Quarter for Birchcliff Energy (TSE:BIR)
Earnings History by Quarter for Birchcliff Energy (TSE BIR)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/7/2017N/AView Earnings Details
8/13/2014C$0.17C$0.18C$116.13 millionC$117.31 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Birchcliff Energy (TSE:BIR)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.34
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.60
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172$0.05$0.09$0.07
Q2 20172$0.05$0.08$0.07
Q3 20172$0.05$0.09$0.07
Q4 20172$0.11$0.16$0.14
Q1 20182$0.10$0.19$0.15
Q2 20182$0.10$0.13$0.12
Q3 20182$0.11$0.16$0.14
Q4 20182$0.11$0.29$0.20
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History by Quarter for Birchcliff Energy (TSE BIR)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Birchcliff Energy (TSE:BIR)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Birchcliff Energy (TSE:BIR)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Birchcliff Energy (TSE:BIR)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/19/2017David HumphreysInsiderBuy1,000C$6.00C$6,000.00
8/18/2017David HumphreysInsiderBuy2,400C$5.83C$13,992.00
8/14/2017Aaron Jeffery TonkenDirectorBuy3,400C$5.90C$20,060.00
5/31/2017Christopher Andrew CarlsenInsiderBuy4,100C$6.36C$26,076.00
5/19/2017Aaron Jeffery TonkenDirectorBuy2,900C$6.82C$19,778.00
5/19/2017Bruno P GeremiaInsiderBuy10,000C$6.75C$67,500.00
5/17/2017Bruno P GeremiaInsiderBuy5,000C$6.66C$33,300.00
5/16/2017Bruno P GeremiaInsiderBuy4,400C$6.90C$30,360.00
5/15/2017Bruno P GeremiaInsiderBuy600C$6.88C$4,128.00
5/12/2017Bruno P GeremiaInsiderBuy2,000C$6.79C$13,580.00
4/28/2017David HumphreysInsiderBuy925C$7.07C$6,539.75
4/5/2017Bruno P GeremiaInsiderBuy2,000C$7.95C$15,900.00
4/4/2017Aaron Jeffery TonkenDirectorSell175,000C$8.00C$1,400,000.00
4/4/2017Christopher Andrew CarlsenInsiderSell85,000C$8.00C$680,000.00
4/3/2017Aaron Jeffery TonkenDirectorBuy50C$7.73C$386.50
4/3/2017Bruno P GeremiaInsiderBuy3,400C$7.65C$26,010.00
3/30/2017Seymour SchulichInsiderBuy500,000C$7.68C$3,840,000.00
3/29/2017David HumphreysInsiderBuy2,000C$7.44C$14,880.00
3/28/2017Bruno P GeremiaInsiderSell87,500C$7.40C$647,500.00
3/23/2017Seymour SchulichInsiderBuy500,000C$7.10C$3,550,000.00
4/6/2016David HumphreysInsiderBuy120C$17.05C$2,046.00
3/4/2016Aaron Jeffery TonkenDirectorBuy4,700C$5.30C$24,910.00
2/12/2016David HumphreysInsiderBuy70C$16.25C$1,137.50
1/13/2016David HumphreysInsiderBuy1,700C$3.05C$5,185.00
1/12/2016Christopher Andrew CarlsenInsiderBuy8,300C$3.07C$25,481.00
12/30/2015David HumphreysInsiderBuy400C$17.47C$6,988.00
12/24/2015David HumphreysInsiderBuy3,000C$16.25C$48,747.00
12/23/2015David HumphreysInsiderBuy8,800C$16.00C$140,800.00
12/18/2015Aaron Jeffery TonkenDirectorBuy1,000C$3.80C$3,800.00
12/16/2015Myles BosmanInsiderBuy1,500C$16.27C$24,409.50
12/10/2015James William SurbeyInsiderBuy10,000C$3.95C$39,500.00
12/9/2015Aaron Jeffery TonkenDirectorBuy1,800C$3.97C$7,146.00
12/9/2015Christopher Andrew CarlsenInsiderBuy2,700C$4.07C$10,989.00
12/8/2015Christopher Andrew CarlsenInsiderBuy2,400C$4.08C$9,792.00
12/7/2015Kenneth Norman CullenDirectorBuy7,000C$4.17C$29,190.00
12/4/2015Dennis Alan DawsonDirectorBuy20,000C$4.82C$96,470.00
9/29/2015David HumphreysInsiderBuy1,000C$22.34C$22,340.00
8/24/2015James William SurbeyInsiderBuy1,000C$22.25C$22,250.00
8/17/2015James William SurbeyInsiderBuy1,000C$23.12C$23,120.00
10/28/2014David HumphreysInsiderBuy2,000C$8.79C$17,573.00
10/27/2014James William SurbeyInsiderBuy5,000C$8.70C$43,500.00
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Birchcliff Energy (TSE:BIR)
Latest Headlines for Birchcliff Energy (TSE:BIR)
DateHeadline logoBirchcliff Energy Ltd. (BIR) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages - September 21 at 2:34 AM logoBirchcliff Energy Ltd. Announces Conversion Results for Series A Preferred Shares - September 18 at 4:56 PM logoBirchcliff Energy Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : BIR-CA : September 14, 2017 - September 14 at 5:13 PM logoBirchcliff Energy Preferred Units About To Put More Money In Your Pocket - September 12 at 4:50 PM logoBirchcliff Energy Ltd. Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.03 (BIR) - September 8 at 8:22 AM logoThoughts On Birchcliff Energy: Higher Liquids Result In Higher Valuation - September 5 at 11:10 PM logoBirchcliff Energy Ltd. Provides Dividend Rate Notice for Series A and B Preferred Shares - August 31 at 9:28 PM logoBirchcliff Energy Ltd. Announces Closing of $100 Million Sale of Worsley Charlie Lake Light Oil Pool - August 31 at 4:25 PM logoETFs with exposure to Birchcliff Energy Ltd. : August 28, 2017 - August 28 at 9:32 PM logoReport Coverage on Energy Stocks, Baytex Energy, Encana, Birchcliff Energy, and Whitecap Resources - August 28 at 4:32 PM logoBirchcliff Energy Ltd. (BIR) to Post FY2019 Earnings of $0.85 Per Share, Cormark Forecasts - August 28 at 10:38 AM logoBirchcliff Energy Ltd. (BIR) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Analysts - August 27 at 2:50 AM logoBirchcliff Energy Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : BIR-CA : August 25, 2017 - August 25 at 6:18 PM logoDavid Humphreys Buys 2,400 Shares of Birchcliff Energy Ltd. (BIR) Stock - August 22 at 8:22 PM logoBirchcliff Energy Ltd. :BIR-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 18, 2017 - August 18 at 4:35 PM logoBirchcliff Energy Ltd. (BIR) Director Aaron Jeffery Tonken Acquires 3,400 Shares - August 15 at 8:44 PM logoETFs with exposure to Birchcliff Energy Ltd. : August 15, 2017 - August 15 at 5:22 PM logoBRIEF-Birchcliff Energy provides series A preferred shares conversion privilege notice - August 14 at 9:59 PM logoBirchcliff Energy Ltd. Provides Series A Preferred Shares Conversion Privilege Notice - August 14 at 9:59 PM logoBirchcliff Energy Ltd. (TSE:BIR) PT Raised to C$10.25 - August 12 at 10:20 PM logoBRIEF-Birchcliff Energy Q2 earnings per share C$0.06 - August 10 at 10:45 PM logoBirchcliff Announces Second Quarter 2017 Results and Updated Guidance - August 10 at 5:45 PM logoQ4 2017 EPS Estimates for Birchcliff Energy Ltd. (TSE:BIR) Cut by Cormark - August 4 at 2:38 PM logoBirchcliff Energy Ltd. Expected to Post Q2 2017 Earnings of $0.05 Per Share (BIR) - August 3 at 7:32 AM logoBirchcliff Energy Ltd. (BIR) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Thursday - August 3 at 7:00 AM logoBirchcliff Energy Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : BIR-CA : August 2, 2017 - August 2 at 5:16 PM logoBirchcliff Energy Ltd. :BIR-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : August 2, 2017 - August 2 at 5:16 PM logoBirchcliff Energy Ltd. (BIR) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages - August 2 at 4:34 PM logoBirchcliff Energy Ltd. Announces Series of Asset Sales for Expected Proceeds of Approximately $142 Million - August 1 at 5:24 PM logoRoyal Bank Of Canada Increases Birchcliff Energy Ltd. (BIR) Price Target to C$11.00 - July 20 at 7:08 PM logoBirchcliff Energy Ltd. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : BIR-CA : July 20, 2017 - July 20 at 6:10 PM logoThese Oil Companies Are Trading at Less Than Tangible Book Value - June 27 at 4:08 PM logoDenbury Resources: Trying To Get That Profit Feeling Again - June 19 at 11:23 AM logoPengrowth Energy Management Reverses Course When Goals Hit Reality - June 12 at 4:56 PM logoBirchcliff Energy Preferred Units Goes Ex-Dividend Soon - Nasdaq - June 9 at 4:31 PM logoBirchcliff Energy Ltd. (BIR) Announces $0.03 Quarterly Dividend - June 9 at 12:52 AM logoBirchcliff Energy Ltd. (BIR) Insider Christopher Andrew Carlsen Purchases 4,100 Shares - June 1 at 8:32 PM logoBirchcliff Energy Ltd. Announces Declaration of Common Share Quarterly Dividend and Preferred Share Dividends - May 30 at 4:00 PM logoSeymour Schulich Gobbles Up More Shares Of Birchcliff Energy - May 29 at 8:59 AM logoInsider Buying: Birchcliff Energy Ltd. (BIR) Director Acquires 2,900 Shares of Stock - May 24 at 4:46 PM logoBirchcliff Energy Ltd. (BIR) Insider Bruno P. Geremia Acquires 10,000 Shares - May 19 at 4:24 PM logoWhy Your Portfolio Should Look Different Than The Indexes - May 18 at 11:45 AM logoInsider Buying: Birchcliff Energy Ltd. (BIR) Insider Acquires 5,000 Shares of Stock - May 17 at 4:52 PM logoBruno P. Geremia Buys 4,400 Shares of Birchcliff Energy Ltd. (BIR) Stock - May 16 at 4:42 PM logoConsider Nuvista Energy Ltd. for Exposure to Natural Gas | The ... - The Motley Fool Canada - May 16 at 12:37 PM logoQ3 2017 EPS Estimates for Birchcliff Energy Ltd. (BIR) Increased by Analyst - May 15 at 8:06 AM logoQ2 2017 Earnings Estimate for Birchcliff Energy Ltd. (BIR) Issued By Cormark - May 15 at 7:22 AM logoBRIEF-Birchcliff Energy says Larry A. Shaw steps down as chairman of board - May 12 at 9:32 PM logoBirchcliff Energy Ltd. Announces Director Election Results from 2017 Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders and Board Changes - May 12 at 9:32 PM logoBirchcliff Energy Ltd. (BIR) Insider Purchases C$13,580.00 in Stock - May 12 at 8:48 PM



Birchcliff Energy (BIR) Chart for Friday, September, 22, 2017

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