TSE:EMP.A - Empire Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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C$23.25 +0.32 (+1.40 %)
(As of 09/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseC$22.93
Today's RangeC$22.94 - C$23.33
52-Week RangeC$17.43 - C$26.34
Volume547,480 shs
Average Volume314,151 shs
Market CapitalizationC$6.64 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.72%
Beta-0.27
Empire logoEmpire Company Limited is engaged in the business of food retailing and related real estate. The Company's segments include Food Retailing, and Investments and Other Operations. The Food Retailing segment consists of its subsidiary, Sobeys Inc., which owns, affiliates or franchises over 1,500 stores in approximately 10 provinces under retail banners that include Sobeys, Safeway, IGA, Foodland, FreshCo, Thrifty Foods, and Lawton's Drug Stores, as well as more than 350 retail fuel locations. The Company's Investments and Other Operations segment includes equity accounted interest in Crombie REIT, which is an open-ended real estate investment trust owning a portfolio of over 260 retail and office properties across Canada, and equity accounted interests in Genstar Development Partnership, Genstar Development Partnership II, GDC Investments 4, L.P., GDC Investments 6, L.P., GDC Investments 7, L.P., GDC Investments 8, L.P. and The Fraipont Partnership (collectively, Genstar).

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange TSE
Industry N/A
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorN/A
SymbolTSE:EMP.A
CUSIPN/A
Phone+1-902-7554440

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins-0.31%
Return on Equity-2.58%
Return on Assets-0.87%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares173,170,000
Market CapC$6.64 billion

Empire (TSE:EMP.A) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Empire's stock symbol?

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

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

Empire declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, July 12th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, July 31st will be paid a dividend of 0.11 per share on Tuesday, July 31st. This represents a $0.44 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.89%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, July 12th. This is a boost from Empire's previous quarterly dividend of $0.11. View Empire's Dividend History.

What price target have analysts set for EMP.A?

7 brokers have issued 12-month price targets for Empire's stock. Their predictions range from C$27.00 to C$32.00. On average, they expect Empire's stock price to reach C$29.57 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 27.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Empire.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Empire?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Empire in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Empire.

Who are Empire's key executives?

Empire's management team includes the folowing people:
  • James M. Dickson QC, Chairman of the Board (Age 59)
  • Michael B. Medline, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director (Age 54)
  • Michael H. Vels, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President (Age 55)
  • Beth Newlands Campbell, President - Atlantic/Ontario Business Unit
  • Simon Gagne, Executive Vice President - Human Resources
  • Lyne Castonguay, Executive Vice President - Merchandising
  • Clinton D. Keay, Executive Vice President - Technology
  • Jason Potter, Executive Vice President - Operations
  • Vivek Sood, Executive Vice President - Related Businesses
  • Pierre St-Laurent, Executive Vice President - Quebec

Has Empire been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about EMP.A stock have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Empire earned a news impact score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the company an impact score of 46.57 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for Empire.

How do I buy shares of Empire?

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

One share of EMP.A stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$23.25.

How big of a company is Empire?

Empire has a market capitalization of C$6.64 billion.

How can I contact Empire?

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


MarketBeat Community Rating for Empire (TSE EMP.A)

Community Ranking:  1.4 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  196 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  496 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  692
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Empire and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe EMP.A will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe EMP.A will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 9/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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