Empire Company Limited Stock Price, News & Analysis (TSE:EMP)

C$24.39 -0.25 (-1.01 %)
(As of 11/17/2017 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseC$24.39
Today's RangeC$24.27 - C$24.63
52-Week RangeC$14.74 - C$25.42
Volume328,273 shs
Average Volume367,251 shs
Market CapitalizationC$6.63 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.72%
Beta-0.28

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:
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Sector: N/A
  • Symbol: TSE:EMP
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.empireco.ca
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 1.7%
Profitability:
  • Trailing EPS: C$0.54
  • Net Margins: 1.06%
  • Return on Equity: 5.91%
  • Return on Assets: 3.06%
Misc:
  • Outstanding Shares: 173,170,000
 
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. Shareholders of record on Friday, October 13th will be paid a dividend of 0.105 per share on Tuesday, October 31st. This represents a $0.42 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.72%. The ex-dividend date 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) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, June, 26th. The company reported $1.42 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.26 by $0.16. The business earned $5.94 billion during the quarter. Empire Company Limited had a net margin of 1.06% and a return on equity of 5.91%. 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 (Age 59)
  • Michael B. Medline, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • 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

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.

What is Empire Company Limited's stock price today?

One share of Empire Company Limited stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$24.39.

How big of a company is Empire Company Limited?

Empire Company Limited has a market capitalization of C$6.63 billion.

How can I contact Empire Company Limited?

Empire Company Limited'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 Company Limited (TSE EMP)
Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  36 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  33 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  69
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Analyst Ratings

Analysts' Consensus Ratings for Empire Company Limited (TSE:EMP) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Ratings, 0 Hold Ratings, 0 Buy Ratings, 0 Strong Buy RatingsNo ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Analysts' Consensus Price Target: N/A
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)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
3/11/2016ScotiabankDowngradeSector Outperform -> Sector PerformView Rating Details
(Data available from 11/17/2015 forward)

Earnings

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
12/13/2017        
6/26/2014C$1.26C$1.42C$5.94 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

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)

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Empire Company Limited (TSE EMP)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
9/14/2017Quarterly$0.1110/12/201710/13/201710/31/2017
6/28/2017Quarterly$0.117/12/20177/14/20177/31/2017
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Empire Company Limited (TSE EMP)
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