Capital Power Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.57 (-1.29 %)
(As of 09/17/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume578,654 shs
Average Volume309,717 shs
Market CapitalizationC$5.00 billion
P/E Ratio26.32
Dividend Yield4.96%
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About Capital Power

Capital Power Corporation develops, acquires, owns, and operates power generation facilities in Canada and the United States. It generates electricity from various energy sources, including natural and landfill gas, coal, wind, waste heat, solid fuels, and solar. The company owns an approximately 6,500 megawatts of power generation capacity at 28 facilities. It also manages its related electricity, natural gas, and emissions portfolios by undertaking trading and marketing activities. The company was founded in 1891 and is headquartered in Edmonton, Canada.


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1.75 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 4.0Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Capital Power (TSE:CPX) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Capital Power a buy right now?

11 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Capital Power in the last twelve months. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" Capital Power stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Capital Power?

Wall Street analysts have given Capital Power a "Buy" rating, but there may be better buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but Capital Power wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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When is Capital Power's next earnings date?

Capital Power is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November 1st 2021.
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How were Capital Power's earnings last quarter?

Capital Power Co. (TSE:CPX) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, July, 26th. The company reported $0.27 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.28 by $0.01. The business earned $201 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $244.84 million.
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How has Capital Power's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Capital Power's stock was trading at C$30.43 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, CPX shares have increased by 43.2% and is now trading at C$43.59.
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How often does Capital Power pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Capital Power?

Capital Power declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, July 30th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 30th will be paid a dividend of 0.548 per share on Friday, October 29th. This represents a $2.19 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.03%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, September 29th. This is a positive change from Capital Power's previous quarterly dividend of C$0.48.
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Is Capital Power a good dividend stock?

Capital Power pays an annual dividend of C$2.05 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 4.96%. CPX has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio of Capital Power is 123.79%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable.
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What price target have analysts set for CPX?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Capital Power's stock. Their forecasts range from C$40.00 to C$48.50. On average, they expect Capital Power's stock price to reach C$44.68 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 2.5% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Capital Power's key executives?

Capital Power's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Brian Tellef Vaasjo, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 66, Pay $2M)
  • Ms. Sandra Haskins, Sr. VP of Fin. & CFO (Age 62, Pay $559.46k)
  • Mr. Darcy John Trufyn, Sr. VP of Operations, Construction & Engineering (Age 66, Pay $792.01k)
  • Mr. Bryan DeNeve, Sr. VP of Operations (Age 56, Pay $768.35k)
  • Ms. Burness Kathryn Chisholm Q.C., Sr. VP of Planning & Stakeholder Relations and Chief Sustainability Officer (Age 58, Pay $759.71k)
  • Ms. Jacquelyn Marie Pylypiuk, Sr. VP of People, Culture & Technology (Age 52)
  • Mr. Randy Mah, Sr. Mang. of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Christopher L. Kopecky, Sr. VP & Chief Legal, Devel. and Commercial Officer (Age 49)
  • Mr. Steve Owens, Sr. VP of Construction & Engineering
  • Colleen Legge, Corp. Sec.

Who are some of Capital Power's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Capital Power own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Capital Power investors own include CA (CA), BlackRock (BLK), Endologix (ELGX), Athabasca Oil (ATH), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Enbridge (ENB), NIC (EGOV), Aegean Marine Petroleum Network (ANW), Micron Technology (MU) and Precision Drilling (PD).

What is Capital Power's stock symbol?

Capital Power trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "CPX."

How do I buy shares of Capital Power?

Shares of CPX and other Canadian stocks can be purchased through an online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the Canadian stock market include BMO InvestorLine, CIBC Investor's Edge, Desjardins Online Brokerage, HSBC InvestDirect, Laurentian Bank Discount Brokerage, National Bank Direct Brokerage, Qtrade Investor, Questrade, RBC Direct Investing, Scotia iTrade, TD Direct Investing, and Virtual Brokers.
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What is Capital Power's stock price today?

One share of CPX stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$43.59.

How much money does Capital Power make?

Capital Power has a market capitalization of C$5.00 billion and generates C$1.72 billion in revenue each year.

How many employees does Capital Power have?

Capital Power employs 793 workers across the globe.

What is Capital Power's official website?

The official website for Capital Power is www.capitalpower.com.

Where are Capital Power's headquarters?

Capital Power is headquartered at 1200-10423 101 St NW, EDMONTON, AB T5H 0E9, Canada.

How can I contact Capital Power?

Capital Power's mailing address is 1200-10423 101 St NW, EDMONTON, AB T5H 0E9, Canada. The company can be reached via phone at +1-780-3925100.

This page was last updated on 9/17/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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