Emera Company Profile (TSE:EMA)

About Emera (TSE:EMA)

Emera logoEmera Incorporated is an energy and services company, which invests in electricity generation, transmission and distribution, gas transmission and utility services. The Company operates through six segments: Emera Florida and New Mexico; Nova Scotia Power Inc. (NSPI); Emera Maine; Emera Caribbean; Emera Energy, and Corporate and Other. The Emera Florida and New Mexico segment represents TECO Energy, Inc., a holding company with regulated electric and gas utilities. NSPI is an integrated electric utility and primary electricity supplier. Its Emera Maine segment provides electric transmission and distribution services in the United States. Its Emera Caribbean segment includes Emera (Caribbean) Incorporated and its subsidiaries, and investment in St. Lucia Electricity Services Limited. The Emera Energy segment includes Emera Energy Services, New England gas generating facilities, Bayside Power Limited Partnership, Brooklyn Power Corporation and investment in Bear Swamp Power Company LLC.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Diversified Utilities
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: TSE:EMA
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.emera.com/
  • Market Cap: C$10.29 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 212,199,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: C$47.41
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: C$47.51
  • 52 Week Range: C$43.76 - C$49.24
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 25.40
  • P/E Growth: 2.54
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: C$6.23 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.65
  • Book Value: C$28.90 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.68
  • Dividend Yield: 4.4%
  • EBITDA: C$2.09 billion
  • Net Margins: 7.49%
  • Return on Equity: 6.56%
  • Return on Assets: 1.53%
  • Average Volume: 491,427 shs.
  • Short Ratio: 16.33

Frequently Asked Questions for Emera (TSE:EMA)

What is Emera's stock symbol?

Emera trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "EMA."

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

Emera announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, October 2nd. Investors of record on Wednesday, November 1st will be given a dividend of 0.565 per share on Wednesday, November 15th. This represents a $2.26 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.66%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, October 31st. This is a positive change from Emera's previous quarterly dividend of $0.52. View Emera's Dividend History.

How were Emera's earnings last quarter?

Emera Inc (TSE:EMA) posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, August, 11th. The company reported $0.25 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.34 by $0.09. The company had revenue of $537 million for the quarter. Emera had a return on equity of 6.56% and a net margin of 7.49%. View Emera's Earnings History.

When will Emera make its next earnings announcement?

Emera is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November, 6th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Emera.

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

9 brokers have issued 1-year target prices for Emera's shares. Their predictions range from C$50.00 to C$59.00. On average, they anticipate Emera's share price to reach C$53.17 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Emera.

Who are some of Emera's key competitors?

Who are Emera's key executives?

Emera's management team includes the folowing people:

  • M. Jacqueline Sheppard QC, Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Christopher G. Huskilson, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Gregory W. Blunden, Chief Financial Officer
  • Robert Bennett, President and Chief Executive Officer, Emera US Holdings Inc
  • Karen Hutt, President and Chief Executive Officer of NSPI
  • Scott C. Balfour, Chief Operating Officer
  • R. Michael Roberts, Chief Human Resource Officer
  • Robert John Scott Hanf, Executive Vice-President of Stakeholder Relations and Regulatory Affairs
  • Daniel P. Muldoon, Executive Vice President - Major Renewables and Alternative Energy
  • Nancy G. Tower, Chief Corporate Development Officer of Emera Inc.

How do I buy Emera stock?

Shares of Emera 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 Emera's stock price today?

One share of Emera stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$48.47.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Emera (TSE EMA)
Community Ranking:  1.6 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  155 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  331 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  486
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Emera 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 Emera (TSE:EMA) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.44)
Consensus Price Target: C$53.17
Consensus Price Target History for Emera (TSE:EMA)
Price Target History for Emera (TSE:EMA)
Analysts' Ratings History for Emera (TSE:EMA)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/2/2017BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket PerformC$51.00 -> C$52.00View Rating Details
9/29/2017CIBCBoost Price TargetC$54.00 -> C$56.00View Rating Details
8/14/2017TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuyC$51.00 -> C$53.00View Rating Details
8/14/2017Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetC$53.00 -> C$54.00View Rating Details
4/13/2017Wells Fargo & CompanyInitiated CoverageMarket PerformView Rating Details
3/29/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformC$59.00View Rating Details
2/13/2017ScotiabankSet Price TargetSector PerformC$50.00View Rating Details
2/13/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.Set Price TargetMarket PerformC$51.50View Rating Details
11/24/2016DesjardinsReiterated RatingBuyC$50.00View Rating Details
11/9/2016National Bank FinancialLower Price TargetSector PerformC$54.00 -> C$53.00View Rating Details
7/25/2016CSFBBoost Price TargetC$54.00 -> C$58.00View Rating Details
2/4/2016Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetC$50.00 -> C$54.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/22/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Emera (TSE:EMA)
Earnings by Quarter for Emera (TSE:EMA)
Earnings History by Quarter for Emera (TSE EMA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/11/2015Q2C$0.34C$0.25C$537.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/6/2014C$0.73C$1.03C$1.05 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Emera (TSE:EMA)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.71
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172$0.71$0.74$0.73
Q2 20172$0.52$0.60$0.56
Q3 20173$0.61$0.75$0.69
Q4 20172$0.69$0.79$0.74
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History by Quarter for Emera (TSE EMA)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Emera (TSE:EMA)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Emera (TSE:EMA)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Emera (TSE:EMA)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/4/2017Daniel MuldoonInsiderSell16,700C$47.33C$790,411.00
10/4/2017James Lee BraggDirectorBuy100C$47.57C$4,757.00
9/12/2017Bruce MarchandInsiderSell1,300C$47.06C$61,178.00
10/6/2016Christopher HuskilsonDirectorBuy4,000C$45.70C$182,800.00
8/5/2016Allan Leslie EdgeworthDirectorBuy567C$49.28C$27,941.76
3/4/2016Sarah MacdonaldInsiderSell6,750C$45.98C$310,365.00
3/3/2016Bruce MarchandInsiderSell2,700C$45.80C$123,660.00
2/22/2016Christopher HuskilsonDirectorSell52,200C$46.65C$2,435,130.00
2/19/2016Christopher HuskilsonDirectorSell132,700C$46.50C$6,170,550.00
5/26/2015Henry DemoneDirectorBuy2,500C$41.20C$103,000.00
5/14/2015Elaine SibsonDirectorBuy1,200C$41.40C$49,680.00
11/25/2014Nancy Gail TowerInsiderSell26,000C$39.20C$1,019,200.00
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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Emera (EMA) Chart for Sunday, October, 22, 2017

This page was last updated on 10/22/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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