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Canadian Utilities Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.22 (-0.62 %)
(As of 05/17/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume292,929 shs
Average Volume753,338 shs
Market CapitalizationC$6.97 billion
P/E Ratio28.18
Dividend Yield4.96%
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About Canadian Utilities

Canadian Utilities Limited and its subsidiaries engage in the electricity, pipelines and liquids, and retail energy businesses worldwide. It operates through Electricity, Pipelines & Liquids, and Corporate & Other segments. The Electricity segment provides electricity generation, transmission, and distribution; and related infrastructure solutions in Alberta, Ontario, the Yukon, the Northwest Territories, in Canada, as well as in Australia and Mexico. The Pipelines & Liquids segment offers integrated natural gas transmission, distribution, and storage; industrial water solutions; and related infrastructure development throughout Alberta and the Lloydminster area of Saskatchewan in Canada, as well as Western Australia and Mexico. It owns and operates approximately 9,100 kilometers of natural gas pipelines, 16 compressor sites, approximately 3,700 receipt and delivery points, and a salt cavern storage peaking facility located near Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta in Canada. The Corporate & Other segment retails electricity and natural gas. The company was incorporated in 1927 and is headquartered in Calgary, Canada. Canadian Utilities Limited is a subsidiary of ATCO Ltd.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Gold
Year FoundedN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesC$3.26 billion
Cash FlowC$3.07 per share
Book ValueC$19.29 per share





Market CapC$6.97 billion
Next Earnings Date7/29/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable


Overall MarketRank

1.17 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 1.2Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Canadian Utilities (TSE:CU) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Canadian Utilities a buy right now?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Canadian Utilities in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" Canadian Utilities stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in CU, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Canadian Utilities?

Wall Street analysts have given Canadian Utilities a "Hold" 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 Canadian Utilities wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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When is Canadian Utilities' next earnings date?

Canadian Utilities is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, July 29th 2021.
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How were Canadian Utilities' earnings last quarter?

Canadian Utilities Limited (TSE:CU) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February, 25th. The company reported $0.68 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.62 by $0.06. The firm earned $881 million during the quarter.
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How has Canadian Utilities' stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

Canadian Utilities' stock was trading at C$35.70 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, CU stock has decreased by 1.3% and is now trading at C$35.25.
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How often does Canadian Utilities pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Canadian Utilities?

Canadian Utilities announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, October 8th. Investors of record on Thursday, November 5th will be given a dividend of 0.435 per share on Tuesday, December 1st. This represents a $1.74 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.94%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, November 4th.
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Is Canadian Utilities a good dividend stock?

Canadian Utilities pays an annual dividend of C$1.76 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 4.96%. CU has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio of Canadian Utilities is 140.69%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable.
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What price target have analysts set for CU?

6 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Canadian Utilities' stock. Their forecasts range from C$34.00 to C$38.00. On average, they expect Canadian Utilities' stock price to reach C$36.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 2.8% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Canadian Utilities' key executives?

Canadian Utilities' management team includes the following people:
  • Ms. Nancy C. Southern, Exec. Chair (Age 64, Pay $2.19M)
  • Mr. Siegfried W. Kiefer, Pres & CEO (Age 62, Pay $1.54M)
  • Mr. Dennis A. DeChamplain, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 57, Pay $726.91k)
  • Mr. Wayne K. Stensby, Exec. VP of Puerto Rico (Age 54, Pay $743.95k)
  • Mr. Alan M. Skiffington, VP & Chief Information Officer
  • Mr. Myles Dougan, Director of Investor Relations & External Reporting
  • Kurt Kadatz, Sr. Mang. of Corp. Communications
  • Mr. Robert J. Myles, Exec. VP of Corp. Devel.
  • Ms. Deanna M. Girard, VP of HR
  • Mr. Brian R. Bale, Special Advisor to the CEO and Sr. VP of IT & Real Estate (Age 66)

Who are some of Canadian Utilities' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Canadian Utilities own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Canadian Utilities investors own include Intact Financial (IFC), Constellation Software (CSU), Alimentation Couche-Tard (ATD.B), AutoCanada (ACQ), AbbVie (ABBV), The Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD), Vermilion Energy (VET), Enbridge (ENB), Wheaton Precious Metals (WPM) and BCE (BCE).

What is Canadian Utilities' stock symbol?

Canadian Utilities trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "CU."

How do I buy shares of Canadian Utilities?

Shares of CU 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 Canadian Utilities' stock price today?

One share of CU stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$35.25.

How much money does Canadian Utilities make?

Canadian Utilities has a market capitalization of C$6.97 billion and generates C$3.26 billion in revenue each year.

How many employees does Canadian Utilities have?

Canadian Utilities employs 4,593 workers across the globe.

What is Canadian Utilities' official website?

The official website for Canadian Utilities is

Where are Canadian Utilities' headquarters?

Canadian Utilities is headquartered at 700-909 11 Ave SW, CALGARY, AB T2R 1N6, Canada.

How can I contact Canadian Utilities?

Canadian Utilities' mailing address is 700-909 11 Ave SW, CALGARY, AB T2R 1N6, Canada. The company can be reached via phone at +1-403-2927500.

This page was last updated on 5/18/2021 by Staff
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