Empire Company Limited Company Profile (TSE:EMP)

About Empire Company Limited (TSE:EMP)

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).

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  • Symbol: TSE:EMP
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.empireco.ca
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: N/A
  • Net Margins: 1.06%
  • Return on Equity: 5.91%
  • Return on Assets: 3.06%

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

What is Empire Company Limited's stock symbol?

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

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

Empire Company Limited announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, September 14th. Investors of record on Friday, October 13th will be given a dividend of 0.105 per share on Tuesday, October 31st. This represents a $0.42 annualized dividend and a yield of Infinity. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 12th. View Empire Company Limited's Dividend History.

How were Empire Company Limited's earnings last quarter?

Empire Company Limited (TSE:EMP) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, June, 26th. The company reported $1.42 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.26 by $0.16. The firm had revenue of $5.94 billion for the quarter. Empire Company Limited had a return on equity of 5.91% and a net margin of 1.06%. View Empire Company Limited's Earnings History.

When will Empire Company Limited make its next earnings announcement?

Empire Company Limited is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, December, 13th 2017. View Earnings Estimates 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)
Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  35 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  30 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  65
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) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
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Consensus Price Target History for Empire Company Limited (TSE:EMP)
Price Target History for Empire Company Limited (TSE:EMP)
Analysts' Ratings History for Empire Company Limited (TSE:EMP)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
3/11/2016ScotiabankDowngradeSector Outperform -> Sector PerformView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Empire Company Limited (TSE:EMP)
Earnings by Quarter for Empire Company Limited (TSE:EMP)
Earnings History by Quarter for Empire Company Limited (TSE EMP)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
6/26/2014C$1.26C$1.42C$5.94 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Empire Company Limited (TSE:EMP)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.21
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.99
2019 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.09
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20174$0.36$0.49$0.40
Q2 20174$0.28$0.53$0.40
Q3 20172$0.11$0.25$0.18
Q4 20172$0.19$0.28$0.24
Q1 20182$0.20$0.30$0.25
Q2 20182$0.15$0.35$0.25
Q3 20182$0.16$0.30$0.23
Q4 20182$0.20$0.32$0.26
Q1 20191$0.28$0.28$0.28
Q2 20191$0.24$0.24$0.24
Q3 20191$0.25$0.25$0.25
Q4 20191$0.32$0.32$0.32
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History by Quarter for Empire Company Limited (TSE EMP)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

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This page was last updated on 10/23/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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