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

C$24.44 -0.08 (-0.33 %)
(As of 01/16/2018 02:50 AM ET)
Previous CloseC$24.44
Today's RangeC$24.40 - C$24.52
52-Week RangeC$15.53 - C$26.34
Volume90,705 shs
Average Volume381,429 shs
Market CapitalizationC$6.64 billion
P/E Ratio74.06
Dividend Yield1.72%
Beta-0.24

About Empire (TSE:EMP.A)

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

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 Ratio74.0606060606061
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

Trailing EPSC$0.33
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins-0.31%
Return on Equity-2.58%
Return on Assets-0.87%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares173,170,000

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 announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, January 12th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, January 31st will be paid a dividend of 0.105 per share on Wednesday, January 31st. This represents a $0.42 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.72%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, January 12th. View Empire's Dividend History.

Where is Empire's stock going? Where will Empire's stock price be in 2018?

9 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for Empire's stock. Their predictions range from C$26.00 to C$30.00. On average, they anticipate Empire's stock price to reach C$28.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Empire.

Who are some of Empire's key competitors?

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

How do I buy Empire stock?

Shares of Empire 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 Empire stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$24.44.

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 (EMP.A)

Community Ranking:  1.2 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  142 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  451 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  593
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Empire 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

Empire (TSE:EMP.A) Analysts' Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: BuyBuyBuyHold
Consensus Rating Score: 2.562.562.602.33
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)
4 Hold Rating(s)
5 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
4 Hold Rating(s)
5 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
4 Hold Rating(s)
6 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
4 Hold Rating(s)
4 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: C$28.00C$28.00C$25.35C$21.95
Price Target Upside: 16.67% upside16.67% upsideN/AN/A

Empire (TSE:EMP.A) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Empire (TSE:EMP.A)

Empire (TSE:EMP.A) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
12/15/2017TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetC$25.00 -> C$26.00View Rating Details
12/14/2017ScotiabankBoost Price TargetOutperformC$27.50 -> C$30.00View Rating Details
12/14/2017Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$25.00 -> C$26.00View Rating Details
12/14/2017Raymond James FinancialBoost Price TargetMarket PerformC$24.00 -> C$26.00View Rating Details
12/14/2017National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetC$28.00 -> C$29.00View Rating Details
12/14/2017CIBCDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralView Rating Details
12/14/2017BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetOutperformC$28.00 -> C$30.00View Rating Details
9/15/2017BarclaysBoost Price TargetC$27.00 -> C$28.00View Rating Details
9/15/2017Eight CapitalUpgradeNeutral -> BuyC$21.00 -> C$30.00View 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 1/16/2016 forward)

Earnings

Empire (TSE:EMP.A) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for Empire (TSE:EMP.A)

Empire (TSE EMP.A) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
12/12/2013Q2C$1.15C$1.08ViewListenView Earnings Details
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Estimates

Empire (TSE:EMP.A) Earnings Estimates

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

Dividends

Empire (TSE:EMP.A) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
1/12/2018Quarterly$0.111.71%1/12/20181/31/20181/31/2018
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 (TSE EMP.A)

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Headlines

Empire (TSE EMP.A) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
Empire Company Limited Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.11 (EMP.A)Empire Company Limited Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.11 (EMP.A)
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 7 at 8:45 AM
Empire Company Limited (EMP.A) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from BrokeragesEmpire Company Limited (EMP.A) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 1 at 10:22 AM
2 Reasons Grocers Will Enter 2018 on a Sour Note - The Motley Fool Canada2 Reasons Grocers Will Enter 2018 on a Sour Note - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - December 29 at 10:14 AM
Loblaw Companies Ltd. Admits to Price Fixing: What Does This Mean for Investors? - The Motley Fool CanadaLoblaw Companies Ltd. Admits to Price Fixing: What Does This Mean for Investors? - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - December 21 at 9:44 AM
Empire (EMP.A) PT Raised to C$26.00 at TD SecuritiesEmpire (EMP.A) PT Raised to C$26.00 at TD Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 15 at 2:16 PM
Empire (EMP.A) Given New C$26.00 Price Target at Raymond James FinancialEmpire (EMP.A) Given New C$26.00 Price Target at Raymond James Financial
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 14 at 2:04 PM
Empire (EMP.A) PT Raised to C$30.00 at ScotiabankEmpire (EMP.A) PT Raised to C$30.00 at Scotiabank
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 14 at 2:04 PM
National Bank Financial Increases Empire (EMP.A) Price Target to C$29.00National Bank Financial Increases Empire (EMP.A) Price Target to C$29.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 14 at 2:04 PM
BMO Capital Markets Raises Empire (EMP.A) Price Target to C$30.00BMO Capital Markets Raises Empire (EMP.A) Price Target to C$30.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 14 at 2:04 PM
CIBC Lowers Empire (EMP.A) to NeutralCIBC Lowers Empire (EMP.A) to Neutral
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 14 at 2:04 PM
Empire (EMP.A) Price Target Raised to C$26.00 at Royal Bank of CanadaEmpire (EMP.A) Price Target Raised to C$26.00 at Royal Bank of Canada
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 14 at 2:04 PM
Empire Company Reports Improved Fiscal 2018 Second Quarter ResultsEmpire Company Reports Improved Fiscal 2018 Second Quarter Results
www.bizjournals.com - December 14 at 9:49 AM
Why Empire Company Limited Is Down Over 2%Why Empire Company Limited Is Down Over 2%
www.fool.ca - December 14 at 9:49 AM
Empire (EMP.A) PT Raised to C$28.00 at National Bank FinancialEmpire (EMP.A) PT Raised to C$28.00 at National Bank Financial
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 8 at 12:00 PM
Royal Bank Of Canada Boosts Empire (EMP.A) Price Target to C$25.00Royal Bank Of Canada Boosts Empire (EMP.A) Price Target to C$25.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 7 at 2:52 PM
Empire Company Limited (EMP.A) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by AnalystsEmpire Company Limited (EMP.A) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 7 at 10:00 AM
Baystreet.ca - How Much Room Does Empire Company Limited ... - Baystreet.caBaystreet.ca - How Much Room Does Empire Company Limited ... - Baystreet.ca
www.baystreet.ca - December 5 at 5:05 PM
Media Advisory - Empire Company Limited Advisory of Q2 Fiscal 2018 Results Conference CallMedia Advisory - Empire Company Limited Advisory of Q2 Fiscal 2018 Results Conference Call
finance.yahoo.com - November 29 at 9:48 AM
Empire Company Limited (EMP.A) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from BrokeragesEmpire Company Limited (EMP.A) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 12 at 9:54 AM
Empire Company Limited (EMP.A) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by AnalystsEmpire Company Limited (EMP.A) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 18 at 1:16 PM
Could the Ontario Minimum Wage Hike Actually Help Canadian Grocery Stocks?Could the Ontario Minimum Wage Hike Actually Help Canadian Grocery Stocks?
www.fool.ca - October 16 at 4:23 PM
Empire Company Limited (EMP.A) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from AnalystsEmpire Company Limited (EMP.A) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 23 at 11:04 AM
Empire Company Limited: Is the Recovery Real?Empire Company Limited: Is the Recovery Real?
www.fool.ca - September 18 at 6:07 PM
Why Empire Company Limited Soared 14.48% on Thursday - The Motley Fool CanadaWhy Empire Company Limited Soared 14.48% on Thursday - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - September 15 at 6:49 PM
Scotiabank Boosts Empire Company Limited (EMP.A) Price Target to C$27.50Scotiabank Boosts Empire Company Limited (EMP.A) Price Target to C$27.50
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 15 at 3:02 PM
TD Securities Boosts Empire Company Limited (EMP.A) Price Target to C$25.00TD Securities Boosts Empire Company Limited (EMP.A) Price Target to C$25.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 15 at 3:02 PM
Royal Bank Of Canada Upgrades Empire Company Limited (EMP.A) to Sector PerformRoyal Bank Of Canada Upgrades Empire Company Limited (EMP.A) to Sector Perform
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 15 at 3:02 PM
Empire Company Limited (EMP.A) Price Target Increased to C$27.00 by Analysts at National Bank FinancialEmpire 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
Empire Company Limited (EMP.A) Price Target Raised to C$27.00 at CIBCEmpire Company Limited (EMP.A) Price Target Raised to C$27.00 at CIBC
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 15 at 3:02 PM
Raymond James Financial, Inc. Increases Empire Company Limited (EMP.A) Price Target to C$24.00Raymond James Financial, Inc. Increases Empire Company Limited (EMP.A) Price Target to C$24.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 15 at 3:02 PM
Eight Capital Upgrades Empire Company Limited (EMP.A) to "Buy"Eight Capital Upgrades Empire Company Limited (EMP.A) to "Buy"
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 15 at 3:02 PM
Empire Company Limited (EMP.A) PT Raised to C$28.00 at Barclays PLCEmpire Company Limited (EMP.A) PT Raised to C$28.00 at Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 15 at 3:02 PM
Momentum Has Swung the Wrong Way for Empire Company LimitedMomentum Has Swung the Wrong Way for Empire Company Limited
www.baystreet.ca - September 5 at 7:54 PM
Why Im Avoiding Empire Company Limited Like the Plague - The Motley Fool CanadaWhy I'm Avoiding Empire Company Limited Like the Plague - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - August 30 at 7:32 PM
Empire Company Limited (EMP.A) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from AnalystsEmpire Company Limited (EMP.A) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 29 at 10:58 AM
Empire Company Limited (TSE:EMP.A) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by BrokeragesEmpire Company Limited (TSE:EMP.A) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 4 at 10:44 AM
Empire Company Limited (TSE:EMP.A) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from BrokeragesEmpire Company Limited (TSE:EMP.A) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 10 at 10:41 AM
Has the Rebound Begun for Empire Company Limited?Has the Rebound Begun for Empire Company Limited?
www.fool.ca - July 3 at 6:07 PM
Empire Company Limited (EMP.A) Lifted to "Outperform" at BMO Capital MarketsEmpire Company Limited (EMP.A) Lifted to "Outperform" at BMO Capital Markets
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 1 at 10:40 AM
Is it Time to Throw in the Towel on Canadas Grocers? - The Motley Fool CanadaIs it Time to Throw in the Towel on Canada's Grocers? - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - June 28 at 3:18 AM
Empire Company Limited May Be Heading for Another Plunge - The Motley Fool CanadaEmpire Company Limited May Be Heading for Another Plunge - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - June 16 at 5:51 PM
How Empire Company Limited Is Coming out of the Basement - The Motley Fool CanadaHow Empire Company Limited Is Coming out of the Basement - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - June 14 at 6:03 PM
Is Loblaw Companies Ltd. Speculative or Safe at Current Levels? - The Motley Fool CanadaIs Loblaw Companies Ltd. Speculative or Safe at Current Levels? - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - May 30 at 9:51 PM
What Canadian Investors Can Learn From Warren Buffett - The Motley Fool CanadaWhat Canadian Investors Can Learn From Warren Buffett - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - May 12 at 5:27 PM
Oversold (Hudsons Bay Co.) vs. Overbought (Empire Company ... - The Motley Fool CanadaOversold (Hudson's Bay Co.) vs. Overbought (Empire Company ... - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - March 29 at 5:29 PM
Empire Company Limited is Canada’s Cheapest GrocerEmpire Company Limited is Canada’s Cheapest Grocer
www.baystreet.ca - March 21 at 5:14 PM
Empires (EMP.A) CEO Michael Medline on Q3 2017 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptEmpire's (EMP.A) CEO Michael Medline on Q3 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - March 15 at 5:21 PM
Setting Expectations: Empire Company Limited to Release Earnings This Week - The Motley Fool CanadaSetting Expectations: Empire Company Limited to Release Earnings This Week - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - March 13 at 11:57 AM
Contrarian Investors: Is Empire Company Limited Set to Soar? - The Motley Fool CanadaContrarian Investors: Is Empire Company Limited Set to Soar? - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - March 10 at 11:33 AM
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www.fool.ca - March 2 at 2:43 AM

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