Empire Company Limited Company Profile (TSE:EMP.A)

About Empire Company Limited (TSE:EMP.A)

Empire Company Limited 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).

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: N/A
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: TSE:EMP.A
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.empireco.ca
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: N/A
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 1.0%
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 0.56%
  • Return on Equity: 3.23%
  • Return on Assets: 1.49%
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Empire Company Limited (TSE:EMP.A)

What is Empire Company Limited's stock symbol?

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

Where is Empire Company Limited's stock going? Where will Empire Company Limited's stock price be in 2017?

10 brokers have issued 1-year target prices for Empire Company Limited's stock. Their forecasts range from C$17.00 to C$30.00. On average, they anticipate Empire Company Limited's share price to reach C$25.35 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Empire Company Limited.

Who are some of Empire Company Limited's key competitors?

Who are Empire Company Limited's key executives?

Empire Company Limited's management team includes the folowing people:

  • James M. Dickson QC, Chairman of the Board
  • Michael B. Medline, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Michael H. Vels, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • 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

How do I buy Empire Company Limited stock?

Shares of Empire Company Limited 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.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Empire Company Limited (TSE EMP.A)
Community Ranking:  1.1 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  116 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  428 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  544
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Empire Company Limited 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 Empire Company Limited (TSE:EMP.A) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.60)
Consensus Price Target: C$25.35

Analysts' Ratings History for Empire Company Limited (TSE:EMP.A)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/15/2017ScotiabankBoost Price TargetOutperformC$25.50 -> C$27.50View Rating Details
9/15/2017Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetC$27.00 -> C$28.00View Rating Details
9/15/2017CIBCBoost Price TargetOutperformC$20.00 -> C$27.00View Rating Details
9/15/2017Eight CapitalUpgradeNeutral -> BuyC$21.00 -> C$30.00View Rating Details
9/15/2017National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetOutperformC$24.00 -> C$27.00View Rating Details
9/15/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.Boost Price TargetMarket PerformC$22.00 -> C$24.00View Rating Details
9/15/2017TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetHoldC$20.00 -> C$25.00View Rating Details
9/15/2017Royal Bank of CanadaUpgradeUnderperform -> Sector PerformC$21.00 -> C$23.00View Rating Details
6/30/2017BMO Capital MarketsUpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformC$19.00 -> C$25.00View Rating Details
12/15/2016Dundee SecuritiesLower Price TargetNeutralC$18.00 -> C$17.00View Rating Details
3/11/2016CSFBLower Price TargetC$24.00 -> C$21.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/19/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Empire Company Limited (TSE:EMP.A)
Earnings by Quarter for Empire Company Limited (TSE:EMP.A)
Earnings History by Quarter for Empire Company Limited (TSE EMP.A)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
12/12/2013Q2C$1.15C$1.08ViewListenView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Empire Company Limited (TSE:EMP.A)

No earnings estimates for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Empire Company Limited (TSE EMP.A)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
6/24/2015Quarterly$0.241.36%7/13/20157/15/20157/31/2015
4/13/2015Quarterly$0.271.22%4/13/20154/30/20154/30/2015
1/13/2015Quarterly$0.271.23%1/13/20151/30/20151/30/2015
10/10/2014Quarterly$0.271.41%10/10/201410/31/201410/31/2014
7/11/2014Quarterly$0.271.6%7/11/20147/31/20147/31/2014
4/11/2014Quarterly$0.261.54%4/11/20144/30/20144/30/2014
12/12/2013$0.241/13/20141/15/20141/31/2014
1/13/2014Quarterly$0.261.44%1/13/20141/31/20141/31/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Empire Company Limited (TSE:EMP.A)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Headline Trends for Empire Company Limited (TSE:EMP.A)
Latest Headlines for Empire Company Limited (TSE:EMP.A)
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DateHeadline
fool.ca logoEmpire Company Limited: Is the Recovery Real?
www.fool.ca - September 18 at 6:07 PM
fool.ca logoWhy Empire Company Limited Soared 14.48% on Thursday - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - September 15 at 6:49 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoScotiabank Boosts Empire Company Limited (EMP.A) Price Target to C$27.50
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 15 at 3:02 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoTD Securities Boosts Empire Company Limited (EMP.A) Price Target to C$25.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 15 at 3:02 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Bank Of Canada Upgrades Empire Company Limited (EMP.A) to Sector Perform
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 15 at 3:02 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEmpire Company Limited (EMP.A) Price Target Increased to C$27.00 by Analysts at National Bank Financial
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 15 at 3:02 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEmpire Company Limited (EMP.A) Price Target Raised to C$27.00 at CIBC
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 15 at 3:02 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRaymond James Financial, Inc. Increases Empire Company Limited (EMP.A) Price Target to C$24.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 15 at 3:02 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEight Capital Upgrades Empire Company Limited (EMP.A) to "Buy"
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 15 at 3:02 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEmpire Company Limited (EMP.A) PT Raised to C$28.00 at Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 15 at 3:02 PM
baystreet.ca logoMomentum Has Swung the Wrong Way for Empire Company Limited
www.baystreet.ca - September 5 at 7:54 PM
fool.ca logoWhy I'm Avoiding Empire Company Limited Like the Plague - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - August 30 at 7:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEmpire Company Limited (EMP.A) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 29 at 10:58 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoEmpire Company Limited (TSE:EMP.A) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 4 at 10:44 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoEmpire Company Limited (TSE:EMP.A) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 10 at 10:41 AM
fool.ca logoHas the Rebound Begun for Empire Company Limited?
www.fool.ca - July 3 at 6:07 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEmpire Company Limited (EMP.A) Lifted to "Outperform" at BMO Capital Markets
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 1 at 10:40 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCIBC Boosts Empire Company Limited (EMP.A) Price Target to C$22.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 29 at 11:44 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEmpire Company Limited (EMP.A) Price Target Raised to C$20.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 29 at 11:44 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEmpire Company Limited (EMP.A) PT Raised to C$25.50
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 29 at 11:44 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNational Bank Financial Raises Empire Company Limited (EMP.A) Price Target to C$24.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 29 at 11:44 PM
fool.ca logoIs it Time to Throw in the Towel on Canada's Grocers? - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - June 28 at 3:18 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoEight Capital Increases Empire Company Limited (EMP.A) Price Target to C$20.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 22 at 2:20 PM
fool.ca logoEmpire Company Limited May Be Heading for Another Plunge - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - June 16 at 5:51 PM
fool.ca logoHow Empire Company Limited Is Coming out of the Basement - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - June 14 at 6:03 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEmpire Company Limited (EMP.A) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 13 at 8:46 AM
fool.ca logoIs Loblaw Companies Ltd. Speculative or Safe at Current Levels? - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - May 30 at 9:51 PM
fool.ca logoWhat Canadian Investors Can Learn From Warren Buffett - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - May 12 at 5:27 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEmpire Company Limited (EMP.A) Price Target Increased to C$22.00 by Analysts at TD Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 6 at 12:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBarclays PLC Upgrades Empire Company Limited (EMP.A) to "Overweight"
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 6 at 12:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEmpire Company Limited (EMP.A) Given New C$22.00 Price Target at National Bank Financial
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 6 at 12:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEmpire Company Limited (EMP.A) Price Target Increased to C$18.00 by Analysts at Royal Bank of Canada
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 5 at 1:51 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEmpire Company Limited (EMP.A) Receives "Outperform" Rating from Scotiabank
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 8:36 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEmpire Company Limited (EMP.A) Raised to "Outperform" at Scotiabank
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 4 at 4:00 PM
fool.ca logoOversold (Hudson's Bay Co.) vs. Overbought (Empire Company ... - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - March 29 at 5:29 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEmpire Company Limited (EMP.A) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 28 at 12:16 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEmpire Company Limited (EMP.A) Price Target Raised to C$19.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 22 at 8:13 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoEmpire Company Limited (EMP.A) PT Raised to C$17.00 at Royal Bank of Canada
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 22 at 8:13 AM
baystreet.ca logoEmpire Company Limited is Canada’s Cheapest Grocer
www.baystreet.ca - March 21 at 5:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEmpire Company Reports Fiscal 2017 Third Quarter Results
finance.yahoo.com - March 15 at 5:21 PM
seekingalpha.com logoEmpire's (EMP.A) CEO Michael Medline on Q3 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - March 15 at 5:21 PM
fool.ca logoSetting Expectations: Empire Company Limited to Release Earnings This Week - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - March 13 at 11:57 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQ3 2017 EPS Estimates for Empire Company Limited (EMP) Reduced by Analyst
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 13 at 11:38 AM
fool.ca logoContrarian Investors: Is Empire Company Limited Set to Soar? - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - March 10 at 11:33 AM
fool.ca logoHow to Navigate the Stock Market With Caution - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - March 2 at 2:43 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMedia advisory - Empire Company Limited Advisory of Q3 Fiscal 2017 Results Conference Call - Yahoo Finance
finance.yahoo.com - March 2 at 2:43 AM
fool.ca logoWhere to Stash the 2017 RSP Contribution - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - February 22 at 5:15 PM
fool.ca logoContrarian Investors: Is it Time to Load Up on Empire Company Limited? - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - February 16 at 7:43 AM
seekingalpha.com logoIs Empire Ready For Growth?
seekingalpha.com - February 2 at 5:27 PM
fool.ca logoIncome Investors: Do You Own Canada's Top 5 Dividend-Growth Stocks? - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - January 18 at 10:23 PM

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