Encana Stock Price, News & Analysis (TSE:ECA)

C$15.12 0.20 (1.34 %)
(As of 11/17/2017 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseC$15.12
Today's RangeC$15.32 - C$15.03
52-Week RangeC$10.54 - C$18.13
Volume3.26 million shs
Average Volume4.55 million shs
Market CapitalizationC$14.52 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.51%
Beta1.79

About Encana (TSE:ECA)

Encana logoEncana Corporation is an energy producer that is focused on developing its multi-basin portfolio of natural gas, oil and natural gas liquids (NGLs) producing plays. The Company's operations also include the marketing of natural gas, oil and NGLs. All of its reserves and production are located in North America. It operates through three segments: Canadian Operations, USA Operations and Market optimization. Its Canadian Operations segment includes the exploration for, development of, and production of natural gas oil and NGLs and other related activities within Canada. Its Canadian operations include Montney in northeast British Columbia and northwest Alberta and Duvernay in west central Alberta. The USA Operations include the exploration for, development of, and production of natural gas, oil and NGLs, and other related activities within the United States. The Market Optimization activities are primarily responsible for the sale of the Company's production to third party customers.


Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Industry: Independent Oil & Gas
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Symbol: TSE:ECA
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.encana.com
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: C$0.06
  • Dividend Yield: 0.5%
Profitability:
  • Trailing EPS: C$1.02
  • Net Margins: 34.15%
  • Return on Equity: 17.15%
  • Return on Assets: 7.82%
Misc:
  • Outstanding Shares: 973,096,000
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Encana (TSE:ECA)

What is Encana's stock symbol?

Encana trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "ECA."

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

Encana declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, November 7th. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 15th will be paid a dividend of 0.019 per share on Friday, December 29th. This represents a $0.08 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.50%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 14th. This is a boost from Encana's previous quarterly dividend of $0.02. View Encana's Dividend History.

When will Encana make its next earnings announcement?

Encana is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February, 15th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Encana.

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

7 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for Encana's stock. Their predictions range from C$13.00 to C$20.00. On average, they expect Encana's share price to reach C$16.20 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Encana.

Who are some of Encana's key competitors?

Who are Encana's key executives?

Encana's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Clayton Harvey Woitas, Independent Chairman of the Board (Age 68)
  • Douglas James Suttles, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director (Age 56)
  • Sherri Anne Brillon, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Michael Gerard McAllister, Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Joanne L. Alexander, Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary
  • Renee Ellen Zemljak, Executive Vice President - Midstream, Marketing & Fundamentals
  • David G. Hill, Executive Vice President - Exploration & Business Development
  • Michael Andrew Williams, Executive Vice President - Corporate Services
  • Peter A. Dea, Non-Executive Independent Director (Age 63)
  • Fred J. Fowler, Non-Executive Independent Director (Age 70)

How do I buy Encana stock?

Shares of Encana 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 Encana's stock price today?

One share of Encana stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$15.12.

How big of a company is Encana?

Encana has a market capitalization of C$14.52 billion.

How can I contact Encana?

Encana's mailing address is 4400-500 Centre St SE, CALGARY, AB T2G 1A6, Canada. The company can be reached via phone at +1-403-6452000.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Encana (TSE ECA)

Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  155 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  302 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  457
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Encana 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 Encana (TSE:ECA)

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Ratings, 2 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.86)
Consensus Price Target: C$16.20

Consensus Price Target History for Encana (TSE:ECA)

Price Target History for Encana (TSE:ECA)

Analysts' Ratings History for Encana (TSE:ECA)

Show:
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/20/2017ScotiabankBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$16.25View Rating Details
10/20/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.Boost Price TargetStrong-BuyC$20.00View Rating Details
7/24/2017AltaCorp CapitalUpgradeSector Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details
7/24/2017TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuyC$15.50View Rating Details
7/24/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperformC$16.25View Rating Details
6/21/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingOutperformC$13.00View Rating Details
2/21/2017GMP SecuritiesDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
9/30/2016CIBCUpgradeUnderperform -> Sector PerformView Rating Details
1/11/2016Societe GeneraleLower Price TargetHoldC$8.50 -> C$7.50View Rating Details
12/15/2015NomuraLower Price TargetC$19.00 -> C$16.50View Rating Details
12/4/2015FirstEnergy CorporationBoost Price TargetC$9.50 -> C$10.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 11/18/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History and Estimates Chart for Encana (TSE:ECA)

Earnings by Quarter for Encana (TSE:ECA)

Earnings History by Quarter for Encana (TSE ECA)

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/15/2018        
7/24/2014C$0.27C$0.25C$1.82 billionC$1.70 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/13/2014C$0.25C$0.47C$1.68 billionC$2.06 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Encana (TSE:ECA)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.36
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.88
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.08$0.08$0.08
Q2 20172$0.05$0.05$0.05
Q3 20172$0.08$0.09$0.09
Q4 20172$0.14$0.15$0.15
Q1 20182$0.18$0.20$0.19
Q2 20182$0.19$0.21$0.20
Q3 20182$0.21$0.24$0.23
Q4 20182$0.26$0.27$0.27
Q1 20191$0.32$0.32$0.32
Q2 20191$0.32$0.32$0.32
Q3 20191$0.34$0.34$0.34
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Encana (TSE:ECA)

Next Dividend:12/29/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.06
Dividend Yield:0.40%
Payout Ratio:5.88% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Encana (TSE:ECA)

Dividend History by Quarter for Encana (TSE ECA)

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
11/7/2017Quarterly$0.0212/14/201712/15/201712/29/2017
7/21/2017Quarterly$0.020.54%9/14/20179/15/20179/29/2017
6/11/2015Quarterly$0.071.76%6/11/20156/30/20156/30/2015
3/11/2015Quarterly$0.071.7%3/11/20153/31/20153/31/2015
12/11/2014Quarterly$0.071.4%12/11/201412/31/201412/31/2014
9/11/2014Quarterly$0.071.13%9/11/20149/30/20149/30/2014
5/13/2014quarterly$0.071.09%6/11/20146/13/20146/30/2014
3/12/2014Quarterly$0.071.34%3/12/20143/31/20143/31/2014
12/11/2013Quarterly$0.071.38%12/11/201312/31/201312/31/2013
4/24/2013quarterly$0.206/14/20136/28/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Encana (TSE ECA)

Insider Trades by Quarter for Encana (TSE:ECA)

Insider Trades by Quarter for Encana (TSE ECA)

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/22/2017Douglas James SuttlesDirectorBuy1,000C$11.28C$11,280.00
8/9/2017John Burton JonesDirectorSell1,825C$9.77C$17,830.25
5/31/2017Douglas James SuttlesDirectorBuy1,000C$13.22C$13,220.00
5/4/2017Douglas James SuttlesDirectorBuy1,000C$14.21C$14,210.00
3/13/2017Clayton WoitasDirectorBuy10,700C$14.33C$153,331.00
3/10/2017Clayton WoitasDirectorBuy12,500C$14.09C$176,125.00
3/9/2017Douglas James SuttlesDirectorBuy1,000C$14.01C$14,010.00
2/28/2017Michael WilliamsInsiderBuy3,400C$14.67C$49,878.00
2/23/2017Douglas James SuttlesDirectorBuy1,000C$14.75C$14,750.00
3/8/2016Douglas James SuttlesDirectorBuy3,000C$7.03C$21,090.00
2/29/2016Douglas James SuttlesDirectorBuy3,000C$3.90C$11,700.00
2/26/2016Joanne Linette AlexanderInsiderBuy2,500C$5.54C$13,850.00
2/25/2016Howard John MaysonDirectorBuy5,000C$3.74C$18,700.00
1/8/2016Douglas James SuttlesDirectorBuy2,500C$6.58C$16,450.00
1/7/2016David Glen HillInsiderBuy1,000C$4.68C$4,680.00
1/5/2016Suzanne Paquin NimocksDirectorBuy5,600C$5.28C$29,567.44
12/31/2015Corey Douglas CodeDirectorBuy5,700C$6.76C$38,532.00
12/30/2015Douglas James SuttlesDirectorBuy2,500C$6.77C$16,925.00
12/23/2015Douglas James SuttlesDirectorBuy5,000C$6.65C$33,250.00
12/23/2015Sherri BrillonInsiderBuy15,000C$6.95C$104,250.00
12/18/2015Clayton WoitasDirectorBuy50,000C$6.98C$348,800.00
12/17/2015Fred John FowlerDirectorBuy10,000C$4.99C$49,900.00
12/15/2015Douglas James SuttlesDirectorBuy5,000C$5.65C$28,250.00
10/12/2015Douglas James SuttlesDirectorBuy5,000C$8.56C$42,800.00
9/2/2015Clayton WoitasDirectorBuy11,250C$8.89C$99,963.00
9/2/2015David Glen HillInsiderBuy10,000C$6.80C$68,000.00
9/1/2015Douglas James SuttlesDirectorBuy2,500C$6.88C$17,200.00
8/31/2015Clayton WoitasDirectorBuy11,250C$9.06C$101,925.00
8/28/2015Douglas James SuttlesDirectorBuy3,000C$7.04C$21,120.00
8/27/2015Bruce G WatermanDirectorBuy7,500C$8.76C$65,700.00
8/27/2015Michael WilliamsInsiderBuy5,000C$9.22C$46,100.00
8/26/2015Bruce G WatermanDirectorBuy25,000C$8.00C$200,000.00
8/26/2015David Glen HillInsiderBuy5,505C$6.01C$33,085.05
3/24/2015Darrin HenkeDirectorBuy1,845C$11.21C$20,682.63
3/20/2015Joanne Linette AlexanderInsiderBuy7,000C$14.03C$98,210.00
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Encana (TSE:ECA)

Latest Headlines for Encana (TSE ECA)

Source:
DateHeadline
Are Short Sellers Not Believing in Encana’s Stock Rally?Are Short Sellers Not Believing in Encana’s Stock Rally?
finance.yahoo.com - November 14 at 6:31 PM
Encana Corp. :ECA-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : November 14, 2017Encana Corp. :ECA-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : November 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 14 at 6:31 PM
Oil & Gas Stock Roundup: TOT's Acquisition, ANDV & ECA's Q3 Numbers, & MoreOil & Gas Stock Roundup: TOT's Acquisition, ANDV & ECA's Q3 Numbers, & More
finance.yahoo.com - November 14 at 6:31 PM
Q2 2018 EPS Estimates for Encana Co. (ECA) Reduced by Jefferies GroupQ2 2018 EPS Estimates for Encana Co. (ECA) Reduced by Jefferies Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 13 at 6:32 AM
FY2017 Earnings Forecast for Encana Corp Issued By Jefferies Group (ECA)FY2017 Earnings Forecast for Encana Corp Issued By Jefferies Group (ECA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 10 at 1:37 PM
Encana (ECA) Q3 Earnings Miss, Revenues Beat Estimates - NasdaqEncana (ECA) Q3 Earnings Miss, Revenues Beat Estimates - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - November 10 at 7:52 AM
Encana (ECA) Q3 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking AlphaEncana (ECA) Q3 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - November 9 at 1:36 AM
Edited Transcript of ECA.TO earnings conference call or presentation 8-Nov-17 2:00pm GMTEdited Transcript of ECA.TO earnings conference call or presentation 8-Nov-17 2:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - November 9 at 1:36 AM
Encana Corps Growth Engine Slowed in Q3 but Revved Back up QuicklyEncana Corp's Growth Engine Slowed in Q3 but Revved Back up Quickly
www.fool.com - November 8 at 1:51 PM
Whats in the Offing for Encana (ECA) This Earnings Season? - NasdaqWhat's in the Offing for Encana (ECA) This Earnings Season? - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - November 3 at 1:24 PM
Stocks With Rising Relative Strength: EncanaStocks With Rising Relative Strength: Encana
finance.yahoo.com - November 2 at 7:12 PM
Encana Corp (ECA) to Release Quarterly Earnings on WednesdayEncana Corp (ECA) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 1 at 6:51 AM
ECA Makes Notable Cross Below Critical Moving AverageECA Makes Notable Cross Below Critical Moving Average
www.nasdaq.com - October 24 at 9:17 PM
[$$] US shale investors tire of growth at any cost model[$$] US shale investors tire of 'growth at any cost' model
finance.yahoo.com - October 23 at 3:16 AM
Encana Corp (ECA) Expected to Earn Q3 2017 Earnings of $0.09 Per ShareEncana Corp (ECA) Expected to Earn Q3 2017 Earnings of $0.09 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 23 at 1:28 AM
3 Energy Stocks to Buy at the Bottom of the Cycle3 Energy Stocks to Buy at the Bottom of the Cycle
finance.yahoo.com - October 21 at 5:26 PM
Q4 2018 EPS Estimates for Encana Corp Lifted by Jefferies Group (ECA)Q4 2018 EPS Estimates for Encana Corp Lifted by Jefferies Group (ECA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 20 at 6:32 PM
Scotiabank Increases Encana Corp (ECA) Price Target to C$16.25Scotiabank Increases Encana Corp (ECA) Price Target to C$16.25
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 20 at 2:34 PM
Raymond James Financial, Inc. Boosts Encana Corp (ECA) Price Target to C$20.00Raymond James Financial, Inc. Boosts Encana Corp (ECA) Price Target to C$20.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 20 at 2:34 PM
Q4 2017 EPS Estimates for Encana Corp (ECA) Cut by AnalystQ4 2017 EPS Estimates for Encana Corp (ECA) Cut by Analyst
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 20 at 2:14 PM
Encana (ECA): Raising PT On Updated Production Plan - Jefferies - StreetInsider.comEncana (ECA): Raising PT On Updated Production Plan - Jefferies - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - October 19 at 6:48 PM
Q3 2017 Earnings Forecast for Encana Corp (ECA) Issued By Jefferies GroupQ3 2017 Earnings Forecast for Encana Corp (ECA) Issued By Jefferies Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 19 at 7:18 AM
Encana +4% on glowing five-year projections - Seeking AlphaEncana +4% on glowing five-year projections - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - October 19 at 12:29 AM
Encana Updates Five-year PlanEncana Updates Five-year Plan
www.finanznachrichten.de - October 18 at 7:27 PM
Encana to update five-year plan during Investor Day; company expects to deliver leading corporate returns, strong cash flow growth and substantial free cash flowEncana to update five-year plan during Investor Day; company expects to deliver leading corporate returns, strong cash flow growth and substantial free cash flow
finance.yahoo.com - October 18 at 7:27 PM
Encana Sees Permian Land Race Coming to an EndEncana Sees Permian Land Race Coming to an End
finance.yahoo.com - October 18 at 7:27 PM
Is the Options Market Predicting a Spike in Encana (ECA) Stock? - NasdaqIs the Options Market Predicting a Spike in Encana (ECA) Stock? - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - October 13 at 6:42 PM
Q2 2018 EPS Estimates for Encana Corp (ECA) Increased by AnalystQ2 2018 EPS Estimates for Encana Corp (ECA) Increased by Analyst
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 12 at 12:46 PM
Are Institutional Investors Bailing on Encana Stock?Are Institutional Investors Bailing on Encana Stock?
finance.yahoo.com - October 11 at 7:41 PM
Q3 2017 EPS Estimates for Encana Corp Decreased by Analyst (ECA)Q3 2017 EPS Estimates for Encana Corp Decreased by Analyst (ECA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 11 at 6:08 AM
Where Encana Stock Could Settle This WeekWhere Encana Stock Could Settle This Week
finance.yahoo.com - October 10 at 8:53 PM
Encanas (ECA) Two Montney Plants Come Online Prior ScheduleEncana's (ECA) Two Montney Plants Come Online Prior Schedule
finance.yahoo.com - October 6 at 6:28 PM
Encana's (ECA) Two Montney Plants Come Online Prior ScheduleEncana's (ECA) Two Montney Plants Come Online Prior Schedule
finance.yahoo.com - October 6 at 6:28 PM
Encana starts up second of three Montney gas plants - Seeking AlphaEncana starts up second of three Montney gas plants - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - October 5 at 5:19 PM
Encana Corp (ECA) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from BrokeragesEncana Corp (ECA) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 4 at 11:17 AM
Encana delivers new Montney plant; maintains 2017 production guidance - Seeking AlphaEncana delivers new Montney plant; maintains 2017 production guidance - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - September 27 at 7:03 PM
The Worst Mistake Encana Corp. Investors Can Make Right NowThe Worst Mistake Encana Corp. Investors Can Make Right Now
www.fool.com - September 27 at 9:58 AM
Charts Are Positive for EncanaCharts Are Positive for Encana
finance.yahoo.com - September 25 at 3:58 PM
TSX notches near six-week high, led by energyTSX notches near six-week high, led by energy
www.msn.com - September 18 at 5:58 PM
CANADA STOCKS-TSX notches near six-week high, led by energyCANADA STOCKS-TSX notches near six-week high, led by energy
finance.yahoo.com - September 18 at 5:58 PM
Bernstein Upgrades EnCana Corp. (ECA) to Outperform - StreetInsider.comBernstein Upgrades EnCana Corp. (ECA) to Outperform - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - September 17 at 5:34 PM
Encana Could Be On The Verge Of A 5-Year Long Growth SpurtEncana Could Be On The Verge Of A 5-Year Long Growth Spurt
finance.yahoo.com - September 15 at 6:37 PM
Encana Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ECA-CA : September 14, 2017Encana Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ECA-CA : September 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 14 at 3:43 PM
Encana Corporation (ECA) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 14, 2017 - NasdaqEncana Corporation (ECA) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 14, 2017 - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - September 13 at 7:27 PM
Encana Corp to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.02 (ECA)Encana Corp to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.02 (ECA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 9 at 2:16 PM
Encana Corporation (ECA) Presents At Barclays CEO Energy-Power Conference - SlideshowEncana Corporation (ECA) Presents At Barclays CEO Energy-Power Conference - Slideshow
seekingalpha.com - September 8 at 6:33 PM
CANADA STOCKS-TSX slips as mining, energy drags; Irma impact eyedCANADA STOCKS-TSX slips as mining, energy drags; Irma impact eyed
finance.yahoo.com - September 8 at 6:33 PM
Pioneer Natural Resources’ Free Cash Flow in 2Q17Pioneer Natural Resources’ Free Cash Flow in 2Q17
finance.yahoo.com - September 8 at 6:33 PM
What Effect Will Hurricane Harvey Have on Canadian Energy Stocks? - The Motley Fool CanadaWhat Effect Will Hurricane Harvey Have on Canadian Energy Stocks? - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - September 4 at 5:47 PM
Jefferies Group Comments on Encana Corps Q3 2017 Earnings (ECA)Jefferies Group Comments on Encana Corp's Q3 2017 Earnings (ECA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 31 at 8:02 AM

Social Media

Financials

Financials are not available for this stock.

Chart

Encana (TSE ECA) Chart for Saturday, November, 18, 2017
Loading chart…

This page was last updated on 11/18/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff

Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.