Equitable Group Company Profile (TSE:EQB)

About Equitable Group (TSE:EQB)

Equitable Group logoEquitable Group Inc. is a financial services business that operates through its wholly owned subsidiary, Equitable Bank (the Bank). Equitable Bank serves retail and commercial customers across Canada with a range of savings solutions and mortgage lending products, offered under the Equitable Bank and EQ Bank brands. Equitable Bank provides mortgage loans to a range of customers that include business-for-self borrowers, newcomers to Canada and commercial real estate investors. The Bank also provides Canadians with various saving options that offer security and attractive interest rates, including Guaranteed Investment Certificates (GICs), High Interest Savings Accounts (HISAs) and deposit notes. The Bank offers single family lending services, commercial lending services, securitization financing and deposit services.

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  • Symbol: TSE:EQB
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Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: C$818.91 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 16,477,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: C$53.60
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: C$60.59
  • 52 Week Range: C$36.15 - C$74.66
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 5.33
  • P/E Growth: 0.24
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: C$324.9 million
  • Price / Sales: 2.52
  • Book Value: C$57.73 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.86
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 1.9%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 133,298 shs.
  • Short Ratio: 14.38
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Equitable Group (TSE:EQB)

What is Equitable Group's stock symbol?

Equitable Group trades on the Tornton Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "EQB."

How often does Equitable Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Equitable Group?

Equitable Group announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, March 8th. Investors of record on Thursday, April 6th will be given a dividend of 0.23 per share on Thursday, April 6th. This represents a $0.92 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.85%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, March 8th. This is an increase from Equitable Group's previous quarterly dividend of $0.22. View Equitable Group's Dividend History.

Where is Equitable Group's stock going? Where will Equitable Group's stock price be in 2017?

4 brokerages have issued twelve-month price objectives for Equitable Group's stock. Their predictions range from C$47.00 to C$68.00. On average, they anticipate Equitable Group's share price to reach C$57.25 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Equitable Group.

Who are some of Equitable Group's key competitors?

Who are Equitable Group's key executives?

Equitable Group's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Andrew R. Moor Ph.D., President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company and Equitable Bank

How do I buy Equitable Group stock?

Shares of Equitable Group 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 Equitable Group's stock price today?

One share of Equitable Group stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$49.70.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Equitable Group (TSE EQB)
Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 ()
Outperform Votes:  57 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  108 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  165
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Equitable Group 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 Equitable Group (TSE:EQB) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: C$57.25

Analysts' Ratings History for Equitable Group (TSE:EQB)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/3/2017Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetSector PerformC$70.00 -> C$53.00View Rating Details
5/3/2017TD SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyC$68.00View Rating Details
5/2/2017ScotiabankLower Price TargetSector PerformC$71.00 -> C$61.00View Rating Details
5/2/2017National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetC$47.00View Rating Details
10/18/2016CormarkUpgradeMarket Perform -> BuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/29/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Equitable Group (TSE:EQB)
Earnings by Quarter for Equitable Group (TSE:EQB)
Earnings History by Quarter for Equitable Group (TSE:EQB)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/6/2014$1.57$1.56$49.53 million$51.03 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/13/2013Q3$1.40$1.37ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Equitable Group (TSE:EQB)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $8.42
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $10.00
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20173$2.02$2.26$2.13
Q2 20173$1.48$2.17$1.92
Q3 20173$2.02$2.28$2.17
Q4 20173$1.87$2.42$2.20
Q1 20181$2.39$2.39$2.39
Q2 20181$2.39$2.39$2.39
Q3 20181$2.57$2.57$2.57
Q4 20181$2.65$2.65$2.65
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Equitable Group (TSE:EQB)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
3/8/2017Quarterly$0.231.31%3/8/20174/6/20174/6/2017
12/13/2016Quarterly$0.221.47%12/13/20161/5/20171/5/2017
9/13/2016Quarterly$0.211.39%9/13/201610/3/201610/3/2016
6/13/2016Quarterly$0.211.43%6/13/20167/7/20167/7/2016
3/9/2016Quarterly$0.201.71%3/9/20164/7/20164/7/2016
12/11/2015Quarterly$0.201.44%12/11/20151/7/20161/7/2016
9/11/2015Quarterly$0.191.41%9/11/201510/5/201510/5/2015
6/11/2015Quarterly$0.191.2%6/11/20157/3/20157/3/2015
3/11/2015Quarterly$0.181.22%3/11/20154/3/20154/3/2015
12/11/2014Quarterly$0.181.05%12/11/20141/2/20151/2/2015
9/11/2014Quarterly$0.171.04%9/11/201410/4/201410/4/2014
6/11/2014Quarterly$0.171.08%6/11/20147/3/20147/3/2014
3/12/2014Quarterly$0.161.23%3/12/20144/3/20144/3/2014
11/13/2013$0.1512/11/201312/13/20131/3/2014
12/11/2013Quarterly$0.161.38%12/11/20131/3/20141/3/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Equitable Group (TSE:EQB)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Equitable Group (TSE:EQB)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Equitable Group (TSE:EQB)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
4/18/2017Stephen SmithInsiderBuy88,400C$63.00C$5,569,200.00
4/17/2017Stephen SmithInsiderBuy50,000C$62.74C$3,137,000.00
4/5/2017Rajesh RautDirectorSell1,200C$70.20C$84,240.00
4/3/2017Rajesh RautDirectorSell400C$69.70C$27,880.00
3/31/2017Kishore KapoorDirectorBuy1,425C$70.01C$99,764.25
3/30/2017Rajesh RautDirectorSell905C$69.15C$62,580.75
3/14/2017Eric Franklin KirznerDirectorSell200C$69.60C$13,920.00
3/10/2017Eric Franklin KirznerDirectorSell300C$70.01C$21,003.00
3/10/2017Isabelle FarellaInsiderBuy436C$70.59C$30,777.24
3/7/2017Isabelle FarellaInsiderSell433C$69.56C$30,119.48
3/3/2017Tamara MalozewskiDirectorSell1,800C$71.50C$128,700.00
3/2/2017Tamara MalozewskiDirectorSell1,200C$71.65C$85,980.00
3/1/2017Kimberly KukulowiczDirectorSell2,228C$70.75C$157,631.00
2/28/2017Timothy James WilsonInsiderSell1,500C$70.00C$105,000.00
2/21/2017David DownieInsiderSell4,300C$72.34C$311,062.00
2/21/2017Rajesh RautDirectorSell1,000C$72.50C$72,500.00
12/7/2016Rajesh RautDirectorSell500C$60.63C$30,315.00
3/23/2016Eric Marshall BeutelDirectorBuy2,500C$50.00C$125,000.00
3/18/2016Andrew MoorInsiderSell200C$54.50C$10,900.00
3/8/2016Isabelle FarellaInsiderSell332C$54.03C$17,937.96
3/7/2016Andrew MoorInsiderSell1,100C$54.40C$59,840.00
3/4/2016David DownieInsiderBuy500C$22.25C$11,125.00
3/3/2016Lynn Marie McdonaldDirectorBuy100C$53.25C$5,325.00
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Equitable Group (TSE:EQB)
Latest Headlines for Equitable Group (TSE:EQB)
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DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoEquitable Group Announces Voting Results for Election of Directors
finance.yahoo.com - May 17 at 5:02 PM
fool.ca logoIs Equitable Group Inc. the Next to Tumble?
www.fool.ca - May 7 at 10:28 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQ2 2017 Earnings Forecast for Equitable Group Inc. (EQB) Issued By National Bank Financial
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 11:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQ2 2017 Earnings Estimate for Equitable Group Inc. Issued By Cormark (EQB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 11:46 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoQ3 2017 EPS Estimates for Equitable Group Inc. Reduced by Cormark (EQB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 10:10 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoEquitable Group Inc. (EQB) Given New C$61.00 Price Target at Scotiabank
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 1:03 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNational Bank Financial Raises Equitable Group Inc. (EQB) Price Target to C$47.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 1:02 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCormark Analysts Lift Earnings Estimates for Equitable Group Inc. (EQB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 11:30 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Equitable Group, Inc. : May 1, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 1 at 4:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEquitable Group Reports Record First Quarter 2017 Results and Continued Solid Credit Performance
finance.yahoo.com - May 1 at 7:28 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoEquitable Group Inc. (EQB) Cut to Underperform Market Weight at National Bank Financial
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 7:31 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoEquitable Group Inc. (EQB) Given New C$68.00 Price Target at TD Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 8:04 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEquitable Group Inc. to Post Q1 2017 Earnings of $2.26 Per Share, National Bank Financial Forecasts (EQB)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 7:29 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Equitable Group, Inc. : April 21, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 21 at 5:03 PM
thestreet.com logoEquitable Group Breaks Below 200-Day Moving Average - Notable For EQB
www.thestreet.com - April 21 at 11:53 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoEquitable Group Inc. (EQB) Insider Purchases C$5,569,200.00 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 10:59 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEquitable Group Inc. (EQB) Insider Stephen Smith Purchases 50,000 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 10:59 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEquitable Group, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : EQB-CA : April 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 14 at 10:13 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Selling: Equitable Group Inc. (EQB) Director Sells 1,200 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 7 at 8:59 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Selling: Equitable Group Inc. (EQB) Director Sells 400 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 4 at 1:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEquitable Group Inc. (EQB) Director Kishore Kapoor Buys 1,425 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 3 at 5:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEquitable Group Inc. (EQB) Director Rajesh Raut Sells 905 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 3 at 1:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEquitable Group to Report First Quarter 2017 Results
finance.yahoo.com - March 15 at 5:24 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoIsabelle Farella Acquires 436 Shares of Equitable Group Inc. (EQB) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 10 at 7:37 PM
fool.ca logo2 Recent Dividend Hikes You Should Note
www.fool.ca - February 24 at 5:53 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEquitable Group Reports Record Quarterly and Annual Earnings, Increases Dividend
finance.yahoo.com - February 16 at 9:30 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 Equitable Group Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close
biz.yahoo.com - February 16 at 4:29 PM
businesswire.com logoEquitable Bank Selects Wolters Kluwer's OneSumX® Finance, Risk and Reporting Solution
www.businesswire.com - February 1 at 5:37 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBundles of debt: how lenders sidestep Canada's mortgage rules
finance.yahoo.com - January 11 at 5:35 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEquitable Group Inc. completes $50 million private placement
finance.yahoo.com - December 23 at 5:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEquitable Group Enters into Agreement with OMERS for $50 Million Common Share Private Placement
finance.yahoo.com - December 12 at 10:14 PM
baystreet.ca logoEquitable, Mullen at 52-Week Highs
www.baystreet.ca - December 12 at 11:51 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of EQB.TO earnings conference call or presentation 11-Nov-16 3:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - November 12 at 10:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEquitable Group Reports Record Third Quarter 2016 Earnings and Increases Dividend
finance.yahoo.com - November 10 at 9:00 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ3 2016 Equitable Group Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close
biz.yahoo.com - November 10 at 1:27 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoShort-Seller Takes Aim at Five Canadian Companies
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 5:05 PM

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