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).

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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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: 0.56%
  • Return on Equity: 3.23%
  • Return on Assets: 1.49%
Frequently Asked Questions for Empire Company Limited (TSE:EMP)

What is Empire Company Limited's stock symbol?

Empire Company Limited trades on the Tornton 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 declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, June 28th. Stockholders of record on Friday, July 14th will be paid a dividend of 0.105 per share on Monday, July 31st. This represents a $0.42 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of Infinity. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, July 12th. View Empire Company Limited's Dividend History.

How were Empire Company Limited's earnings last quarter?

Empire Company Limited (TSE:EMP) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, June, 26th. The company reported $1.42 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.26 by $0.16. The firm had revenue of $5.94 billion for the quarter. Empire Company Limited had a net margin of 0.56% and a return on equity of 3.23%. View Empire Company Limited's Earnings History.

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:  2.6 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  11 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  10 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  21
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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.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Empire Company Limited (TSE:EMP)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
3/11/2016ScotiabankDowngradeSector Outperform -> Sector PerformView Rating Details
(Data available from 7/26/2015 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
6/26/2014$1.26$1.42$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: $1.03
2019 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.23
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$0.16$0.35$0.26
Q3 20182$0.20$0.30$0.25
Q4 20182$0.23$0.32$0.28
Q1 20191$0.28$0.28$0.28
Q2 20191$0.25$0.25$0.25
Q3 20191$0.32$0.32$0.32
Q4 20191$0.38$0.38$0.38
(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

Insider Trading History for Empire Company Limited (TSE:EMP)
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Headline Trends for Empire Company Limited (TSE:EMP)
Latest Headlines for Empire Company Limited (TSE:EMP)
americanbankingnews.com logoNational Bank Financial Analysts Decrease Earnings Estimates for Empire Company Limited (TSE:EMP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 3 at 8:25 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQ1 2019 Earnings Forecast for Empire Company Limited (EMP) Issued By National Bank Financial
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 30 at 12:25 PM
reuters.com logoSobey's owner Empire Co beats fourth-quarter profit estimates ... - Reuters
www.reuters.com - June 29 at 4:06 AM
theglobeandmail.com logoSobeys CEO vows chain won't 'miss out' as Amazon enters grocery fray - The Globe and Mail
www.theglobeandmail.com - June 29 at 4:06 AM
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globenewswire.com - June 16 at 5:51 PM
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www.bloomberg.com - June 15 at 4:04 AM
prnewswire.com logoDr. Joan Fallon, CEO Of Curemark, Named EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2017 Award Finalist In New York
www.prnewswire.com - June 6 at 5:23 PM
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www.bizjournals.com - June 1 at 5:43 PM
marketwatch.com logoA.M. Best Affirms Credit Ratings of The Empire Life Insurance Company
www.marketwatch.com - June 1 at 5:43 PM
fool.ca logoEmpire Company Limited: Patience May Be Key - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - May 30 at 9:51 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Empire Industries qtrly earnings per share $0.002
www.reuters.com - May 30 at 11:29 AM
prnewswire.com logoEY announces Finalists for the Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2017 Award in the New York Region
www.prnewswire.com - May 25 at 6:57 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Empire Industries recommends dividend of 25 rupees/share
www.reuters.com - May 23 at 12:13 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Empire Industries Ltd receives $120 mln, multi-year, multi-theme park ride system series of contracts
www.reuters.com - May 19 at 8:04 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNational Bank Financial Comments on Empire Company Limited's Q1 2018 Earnings (EMP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 8 at 10:56 AM
baystreet.ca logoEmpire Company Limited Plans Ambitious Cost Cuts
www.baystreet.ca - May 4 at 5:07 PM
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www.fool.ca - May 3 at 4:50 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Empire appoints Michael Vels as chief financial officer
www.reuters.com - April 27 at 10:14 AM
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reuters.com logoBRIEF-Empire Resources enters into merger agreement with Ta Chen
www.reuters.com - March 31 at 5:03 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - March 31 at 5:03 PM
marketwatch.com logoNorthern Empire Closes Convertible Note Financing
www.marketwatch.com - March 31 at 3:27 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoFY2017 EPS Estimates for Empire Company Limited (EMP) Increased by Analyst
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 20 at 11:37 AM
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www.nytimes.com - March 14 at 9:21 PM
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www.nytimes.com - February 3 at 10:24 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Empire Industries Dec-qtr profit falls
www.reuters.com - January 25 at 11:16 PM
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www.huffingtonpost.com - January 22 at 4:51 PM



Empire Company Limited (EMP) Chart for Wednesday, July, 26, 2017

This page was last updated on 7/26/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff