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How major US stock indexes fared Thursday 12/8/2022
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The One Ticker Retirement Plan Over the Shoulder Demo Now Available (Ad)
Closing prices for crude oil, gold and other commodities
How major US stock indexes fared Thursday 12/8/2022
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DOW   33,781.48
QQQ   283.85
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TSE:EMP.A

Empire - EMP.A Stock Forecast, Price & News

C$36.39
-0.09 (-0.25%)
(As of 12/8/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
C$35.98
C$36.83
50-Day Range
C$33.30
C$36.73
52-Week Range
C$33.09
C$46.04
Volume
657,396 shs
Average Volume
455,194 shs
Market Capitalization
C$5.90 billion
P/E Ratio
12.95
Dividend Yield
1.81%
Price Target
C$43.50

Empire MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.57 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
19.5% Upside
C$43.50 Price Target
Short Interest
N/A
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.06mentions of Empire in the last 14 days
Based on 4 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Acquiring Shares
C$398,066 Bought Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
N/A

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

1.89 out of 5 stars

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About Empire (TSE:EMP.A) Stock

Empire Company Limited, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the food retail and related real estate businesses in Canada. It operates through two segments, Food Retailing, and Investments and Other Operations. The company owns, affiliates, and franchises approximately 1,500 retail stores under various retail banners, including Sobeys, Safeway, IGA, Foodland, FreshCo, Thrifty Foods, and Lawtons Drugs; and approximately 350 retail fuel locations. It also owns interest in Crombie Real Estate Investment Trust, an open-ended Canadian real estate investment trust to sell and leaseback a portfolio of 19 retail properties; and various equity accounted interests in Genstar real estate partnerships that develop residential real estate properties in Ontario, Western Canada, and the United States. The company was founded in 1907 and is headquartered in Stellarton, Canada.

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EMP.A Stock News Headlines

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EMP.A Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 10/31 Dividend
10/13/2022
Dividend Payable
10/31/2022
Today
12/08/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
12/15/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Grocery Stores
Sub-Industry
N/A
CIK
N/A
Fax
N/A
Employees
125,000
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
C$43.50
High Stock Price Forecast
C$48.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
C$37.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+19.5%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.57
Research Coverage
6 Analysts

Profitability

Pretax Margin
N/A

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
C$30.58 billion
Cash Flow
C$1.43 per share
Book Value
C$19.35 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
N/A
Market Cap
C$5.90 billion
Optionable
Not Optionable
Beta
N/A

Key Executives

  • Mr. Michael Bennett Medline (Age 56)
    CEO, Pres & Director
  • Mr. Michael H. Vels (Age 57)
    CFO & Exec. VP
  • Mr. Clinton David Keay
    Exec. VP of Technology & Transformation Management
  • Mr. Simon Gagné
    Exec. VP of HR
  • Ms. Lyne Castonguay
    Exec. VP of Store Experience













EMP.A Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Empire stock right now?

6 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Empire in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" EMP.A shares.
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What is Empire's stock price forecast for 2023?

6 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for Empire's shares. Their EMP.A share price forecasts range from C$37.00 to C$48.00. On average, they expect the company's stock price to reach C$43.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 19.5% from the stock's current price.
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How have EMP.A shares performed in 2022?

Empire's stock was trading at C$38.54 at the beginning of 2022. Since then, EMP.A shares have decreased by 5.6% and is now trading at C$36.39.
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When is Empire's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, December 15th 2022.
View our EMP.A earnings forecast
.

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

Empire announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, October 13th. Investors of record on Monday, October 31st will be paid a dividend of 0.165 per share on Monday, October 31st. This represents a $0.66 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.81%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 13th.
Read our dividend analysis for EMP.A
.

Is Empire a good dividend stock?

Empire (TSE:EMP.A) pays an annual dividend of C$0.66 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.81%. The dividend payout ratio is 23.49%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
Read our dividend analysis for EMP.A.

What is Empire's stock symbol?

Empire trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "EMP.A."

How do I buy shares of Empire?

Shares of EMP.A stock 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 Empire's stock price today?

One share of EMP.A stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$36.39.

How much money does Empire make?

Empire (TSE:EMP.A) has a market capitalization of C$5.90 billion and generates C$30.58 billion in revenue each year.

How many employees does Empire have?

The company employs 125,000 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Empire?

Empire's mailing address is 115 King Street, STELLARTON, NS B0K 1S0, Canada. The official website for the company is www.empireco.ca. The company can be reached via phone at +1-902-7554440.

This page (TSE:EMP.A) was last updated on 12/9/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff