Encana Corp Company Profile (TSE:ECA)

About Encana Corp (TSE:ECA)

Encana Corp logoEncana Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the exploration, development, production, and marketing of natural gas, oil, and natural gas liquids in Canada and the United States. The company owns interests in various assets, such as the Montney in northern British Columbia and northwest Alberta; Duvernay in west central Alberta; and other upstream operations, including Wheatland in southern Alberta, Horn River in northeast British Columbia, and Deep Panuke located offshore Nova Scotia. It also holds interests in assets that comprise the Eagle Ford in south Texas; Permian in west Texas; San Juan in northwest New Mexico; Piceance in northwest Colorado; and Tuscaloosa Marine Shale in east Louisiana and west Mississippi. The company primarily markets its products to refiners, local distribution companies, energy marketing companies, and electronic exchanges. Encana Corporation was founded in 1971 and is headquartered in Calgary, Canada.

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$11.28 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 973,095,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: C$11.99
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: C$13.94
  • 52 Week Range: C$10.54 - C$18.13
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 13.81
  • P/E Growth: 0.21
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: C$3.77 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.99
  • Book Value: C$6.97 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.66
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: 4.67 million shs.
  • Short Ratio: 3.47
 
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 announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, July 21st. Shareholders 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 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.52%. 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 12-month target prices for Encana Corp's stock. Their predictions 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 year. 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$11.59.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Encana Corp (TSE ECA)
Community Ranking:  1.6 out of 5 ()
Outperform Votes:  129 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  271 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  400
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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
9/15/2015Citigroup Inc.Lower Price TargetNeutralC$9.00 -> C$8.50View Rating Details
9/8/2015Deutsche Bank AGLower Price TargetC$11.00 -> C$10.00View Rating Details
9/8/2015Barclays PLCLower Price TargetEqual WeightC$10.00 -> C$8.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 8/17/2015 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        
7/24/2014$0.27$0.25$1.82 billion$1.70 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/13/2014$0.25$0.47$1.68 billion$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: $0.43
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.24
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$0.15$0.12
Q4 20172$0.16$0.20$0.18
Q1 20181$0.24$0.24$0.24
Q2 20181$0.28$0.28$0.28
Q3 20181$0.32$0.32$0.32
Q4 20181$0.40$0.40$0.40
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Encana Corp (TSE ECA)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
7/21/2017Quarterly$0.029/14/20179/15/20179/29/2017
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
8/9/2017John 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
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
americanbankingnews.com logoEncana Corp (ECA) Earns "Outperform" Rating from BMO Capital Markets
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 25 at 2:30 PM
seekingalpha.com logoLEAPing Into Encana For Big Potential Gains - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - June 23 at 7:29 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQ4 2017 EPS Estimates for Encana Corp Decreased by Analyst (ECA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 21 at 10:50 AM
marketwatch.com logoEncana increases Permian type curves and premium return inventory; driving efficiency with cube development
www.marketwatch.com - June 20 at 5:35 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoQ3 2017 EPS Estimates for Encana Corp Lowered by Cormark (ECA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 20 at 7:45 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] EQT and Rice in $6.7bn gas producer tie-up
finance.yahoo.com - June 19 at 7:35 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoTD Securities Trims Encana Corp (ECA) Target Price to C$15.50
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 18 at 3:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNoble Energy to slash Denver office staff by one-third
finance.yahoo.com - June 14 at 5:57 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCANADA STOCKS-TSX retreats as banks, tech stocks weigh
finance.yahoo.com - June 12 at 5:45 PM
streetinsider.com logoEncana (ECA) to Sell Piceance Natural Gas Assets for $735M
www.streetinsider.com - June 9 at 5:19 PM
marketwatch.com logoEncana to sell its Piceance natural gas assets for $735 million
www.marketwatch.com - June 9 at 5:19 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy a Denver company is buying Encana's western Colorado natural gas assets for $735M
finance.yahoo.com - June 9 at 5:19 PM
nasdaq.com logoWhy Is Encana (ECA) Down 10.4% Since the Last Earnings Report? - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - June 5 at 11:40 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoEncana Corp (ECA) Director Douglas James Suttles Purchases 1,000 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 1 at 1:50 PM
nasdaq.com logoECA Stock Crowded With Sellers
www.nasdaq.com - May 31 at 4:53 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEncana Corp (ECA) Research Coverage Started at Raymond James Financial, Inc.
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 31 at 2:36 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEncana Corp (ECA) Expected to Earn Q2 2017 Earnings of $0.08 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 19 at 7:12 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoDouglas James Suttles Purchases 1,000 Shares of Encana Corp (ECA) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 5 at 9:40 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBrokers Offer Predictions for Encana Corp's Q2 2017 Earnings (ECA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 5 at 7:45 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoEncana Corp (ECA) Receives "Sector Perform" Rating from AltaCorp Capital
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 11:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEncana Corp (ECA) to Post Q4 2017 Earnings of $0.23 Per Share, Cormark Forecasts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 4:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEncana Corp (ECA) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 11:24 AM

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