Encana Corp Company Profile (TSE:ECA)

About Encana Corp (TSE:ECA)

Encana Corp 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:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Independent Oil & Gas
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: TSE:ECA
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: https://www.encana.com/
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: C$13.32 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 973,095,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: C$11.92
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: C$13.23
  • 52 Week Range: C$10.54 - C$18.13
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 16.32
  • P/E Growth: 0.19
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: C$3.77 billion
  • Price / Sales: 3.53
  • Book Value: C$6.97 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.96
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 0.6%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: C$1.68 billion
  • Net Margins: 30.56%
  • Return on Equity: 19.95%
  • Return on Assets: 8.94%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 4.27 million shs.
  • Short Ratio: 3.95
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Encana Corp (TSE:ECA)

What is Encana Corp's stock symbol?

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

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

Encana Corp declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, July 21st. Investors of record on Friday, September 15th will be paid a dividend of 0.015 per share on Friday, September 29th. This represents a $0.06 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.44%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 14th. View Encana Corp's Dividend History.

When will Encana Corp make its next earnings announcement?

Encana Corp is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November, 2nd 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Encana Corp.

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

8 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Encana Corp's stock. Their forecasts range from C$13.00 to C$19.00. On average, they expect Encana Corp's stock price to reach C$16.35 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Encana Corp.

Who are some of Encana Corp's key competitors?

Who are Encana Corp's key executives?

Encana Corp's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Clayton Harvey Woitas, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Douglas James Suttles, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • 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
  • Fred J. Fowler, Non-Executive Independent Director

How do I buy Encana Corp stock?

Shares of Encana Corp 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 Corp's stock price today?

One share of Encana Corp stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$13.69.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Encana Corp (TSE ECA)
Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  143 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  284 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  427
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Encana Corp 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 Encana Corp (TSE:ECA) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 2 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.63)
Consensus Price Target: C$16.35

Analysts' Ratings History for Encana Corp (TSE:ECA)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
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
7/24/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.Boost Price TargetStrong-BuyC$19.00View Rating Details
6/21/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingOutperformC$13.00View Rating Details
5/3/2017ScotiabankReiterated RatingUnderperformC$18.00View 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 9/21/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Encana Corp (TSE:ECA)
Earnings by Quarter for Encana Corp (TSE:ECA)
Earnings History by Quarter for Encana Corp (TSE ECA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/2/2017        
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 Corp (TSE:ECA)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.40
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.95
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$0.11$0.10
Q4 20172$0.16$0.19$0.18
Q1 20181$0.20$0.20$0.20
Q2 20181$0.20$0.20$0.20
Q3 20181$0.25$0.25$0.25
Q4 20181$0.30$0.30$0.30
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Encana Corp (TSE ECA)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
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 Corp (TSE:ECA)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Encana Corp (TSE:ECA)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Encana Corp (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 Corp (TSE:ECA)
Latest Headlines for Encana Corp (TSE:ECA)
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DateHeadline
msn.com logoTSX notches near six-week high, led by energy
www.msn.com - September 18 at 5:58 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCANADA STOCKS-TSX notches near six-week high, led by energy
finance.yahoo.com - September 18 at 5:58 PM
streetinsider.com logoBernstein Upgrades EnCana Corp. (ECA) to Outperform - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - September 17 at 5:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEncana Could Be On The Verge Of A 5-Year Long Growth Spurt
finance.yahoo.com - September 15 at 6:37 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEncana 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
nasdaq.com logoEncana Corporation (ECA) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 14, 2017 - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - September 13 at 7:27 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEncana Corp to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.02 (ECA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 9 at 2:16 PM
seekingalpha.com logoEncana Corporation (ECA) Presents At Barclays CEO Energy-Power Conference - Slideshow
seekingalpha.com - September 8 at 6:33 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCANADA STOCKS-TSX slips as mining, energy drags; Irma impact eyed
finance.yahoo.com - September 8 at 6:33 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPioneer Natural Resources’ Free Cash Flow in 2Q17
finance.yahoo.com - September 8 at 6:33 PM
fool.ca logoWhat Effect Will Hurricane Harvey Have on Canadian Energy Stocks? - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - September 4 at 5:47 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJefferies Group Comments on Encana Corp's Q3 2017 Earnings (ECA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 31 at 8:02 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoStamper Announces Appointment of Dr. Qamar M. Malik as the Company's New Technical Consultant
finance.yahoo.com - August 30 at 7:17 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Buying: Encana Corp (ECA) Director Purchases 1,000 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 22 at 8:22 PM
fool.ca logoIs it Safe to Invest in Oil and Gas Companies Again?
www.fool.ca - August 22 at 6:42 PM
nasdaq.com logoWhy Is Encana (ECA) Down 6.3% Since the Last Earnings Report? - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - August 21 at 10:48 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy Is Encana (ECA) Down 6.3% Since the Last Earnings Report?
finance.yahoo.com - August 21 at 5:47 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCrucial Updates from the Energy Sector Last Week
finance.yahoo.com - August 21 at 5:47 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEnergy Stocks on the Street: Analyst Recommendations Last Week
finance.yahoo.com - August 21 at 5:47 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhat’s Encana’s Implied Volatility?
finance.yahoo.com - August 18 at 6:03 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhat’s the Short Interest in Encana Stock?
finance.yahoo.com - August 18 at 6:03 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJefferies Group Equities Analysts Raise Earnings Estimates for Encana Corp (ECA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 17 at 7:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo2Q17 Results: Encana Reported Highest Profit since 2014
finance.yahoo.com - August 16 at 6:30 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Encana Corp. : August 16, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 16 at 6:30 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEncana Corp (ECA) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 15 at 11:02 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of ECA.TO earnings conference call or presentation 21-Jul-17 1:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 11:36 PM
fool.ca logoIs Another Rally on the Horizon for Encana Corp.? - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - August 10 at 7:23 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJohn Burton Jones Sells 1,825 Shares of Encana Corp (ECA) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 10 at 1:18 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEncana Corp. :ECA-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 3, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 3 at 5:08 PM
nasdaq.com logoEncana Completes Sale of Its Piceance Natural Gas Assets
www.nasdaq.com - July 26 at 11:46 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEncana Corp (TSE:ECA) to Post FY2017 Earnings of $0.60 Per Share, Cormark Forecasts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 26 at 11:10 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQ3 2017 Earnings Estimate for Encana Corp Issued By Cormark (TSE:ECA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 25 at 8:02 AM
nasdaq.com logoCanada's Encana smashes profit estimates
www.nasdaq.com - July 22 at 1:02 AM
nasdaq.com logoCanadian oil producer Encana posts quarterly profit - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - July 21 at 7:57 PM
nasdaq.com logoEarnings Reaction History: Encana Corporation, 36.4% Follow-Through Indicator, 3.5% Sensitive - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - July 21 at 7:57 PM
seekingalpha.com logoEncana's (ECA) CEO Doug Suttles on Q2 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - July 21 at 7:57 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEncana beats Street 2Q forecasts
finance.yahoo.com - July 21 at 7:57 PM
fool.com logoEncana Corp Delivers a Blowout Quarter in More Ways Than One
www.fool.com - July 21 at 3:43 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEncana Corp (ECA) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 21 at 10:57 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoEncana Corp Forecasted to Earn Q2 2017 Earnings of $0.05 Per Share (TSE:ECA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 20 at 7:52 AM
streetinsider.com logoEncana (ECA) Will Likely Trim Capital Budget For 2017 - Barclays - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - July 20 at 2:18 AM
nasdaq.com logoEncana (ECA) to Report Q2 Earnings: What's in the cards? - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - July 18 at 7:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEncana Corp (TSE:ECA) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Wednesday
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 17 at 7:47 AM
nasdaq.com logoCANADA STOCKS-TSX rises, bolstered by gold miners, energy stocks - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - July 14 at 4:09 PM
fool.ca logoEncana Corp.: Is the Sell-Off Overdone? - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - July 10 at 6:00 PM
streetinsider.com logoNational Bank Starts EnCana Corp. (ECA) at Outperform (Tuesday) - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - July 6 at 4:51 AM
streetinsider.com logoUPDATE: Raymond James Upgrades EnCana Corp. (ECA) to Strong Buy
www.streetinsider.com - July 5 at 6:47 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEncana Corp (ECA) Stock Rating Upgraded by TD Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 30 at 3:35 PM
nasdaq.com logoCanada public pension fund commits up to $1 bln to buy US oil, gas assets - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - June 28 at 11:19 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEncana Corp (ECA) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 26 at 10:15 AM

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