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Fortis Stock Price, News & Analysis (TSE:FTS)

C$54.80
-0.27 (-0.49 %)
(As of 10/17/2019 08:30 AM ET)
Today's Range
C$54.58
Now: C$54.80
C$55.22
50-Day Range
C$54.61
MA: C$55.72
C$56.91
52-Week Range
C$41.55
Now: C$54.80
C$56.94
Volume1.43 million shs
Average Volume1.10 million shs
Market CapitalizationC$23.93 billion
P/E Ratio14.99
Dividend Yield3.47%
BetaN/A
Fortis Inc operates as an electric and gas utility company in Canada, the United States, and the Caribbean. It generates, transmits, and distributes electricity to approximately 425,000 retail customers in southeastern Arizona; and 97,000 retail customers in Arizona's Mohave and Santa Cruz counties with an aggregate capacity of 3,377 MW (MW), including 57 MW of solar capacity. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Utilities - Regulated Electric
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorUtilities
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone+1-709-7372800

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesC$8.65 billion
Cash FlowC$0.43 per share
Book ValueC$35.88 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees8,800
Market CapC$23.93 billion
Next Earnings Date11/1/2019 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

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Fortis (TSE:FTS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Fortis' stock symbol?

Fortis trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "FTS."

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

Fortis announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, September 10th. Investors of record on Tuesday, November 19th will be paid a dividend of 0.477 per share on Sunday, December 1st. This represents a $1.91 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.48%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, November 18th. This is a boost from Fortis's previous quarterly dividend of $0.45. View Fortis' Dividend History.

How were Fortis' earnings last quarter?

Fortis Inc (TSE:FTS) released its earnings results on Friday, August, 2nd. The company reported $0.74 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.58 by $0.16. The company earned $2.44 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.01 billion. View Fortis' Earnings History.

When is Fortis' next earnings date?

Fortis is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, November 1st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Fortis.

What price target have analysts set for FTS?

7 brokers have issued 1 year price objectives for Fortis' stock. Their forecasts range from C$52.00 to C$62.00. On average, they anticipate Fortis' share price to reach C$56.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 2.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Fortis.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Fortis?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Fortis in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Fortis.

Has Fortis been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about FTS stock have been trending very negative on Thursday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Fortis earned a media sentiment score of -3.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for Fortis.

Who are some of Fortis' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Fortis own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Fortis investors own include Enbridge (ENB), BCE (BCE), Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD), Royal Bank of Canada (RY), Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS), Emera (EMA), TELUS (T), Suncor Energy (SU), Bank of Montreal (BMO) and RioCan Real Estate Investment Trust (REI.UN).

Who are Fortis' key executives?

Fortis' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Barry V. Perry, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 54)
  • Ms. Jocelyn H. Perry, Exec. VP & CFO
  • Ms. Nora M. Duke C.A., CA, Exec. VP of Sustainability & Chief Human Resource Officer (Age 57)
  • Mr. James P. Laurito, Exec. VP of Bus. Devel. (Age 63)
  • Mr. David Gerard Hutchens, Exec. VP of Western Utility Operations (Age 52)

How do I buy shares of Fortis?

Shares of FTS 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 Fortis' stock price today?

One share of FTS stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$54.80.

How big of a company is Fortis?

Fortis has a market capitalization of C$23.93 billion and generates C$8.65 billion in revenue each year. Fortis employs 8,800 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Fortis.

What is Fortis' official website?

The official website for Fortis is http://www.fortisinc.com/.

How can I contact Fortis?

Fortis' mailing address is 5 Fortis Place Suite 1100, Stn a PO Box 8837, ST. JOHNS, NL A1B 3T2, Canada. The company can be reached via phone at +1-709-7372800.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Fortis (TSE FTS)

Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  568 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  420 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  988
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Fortis and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe FTS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe FTS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 10/17/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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