Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd Company Profile (TSE:MDA)

About Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd

Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd logoMacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. (MDA) is a Canada-based communications and information company. The Company provides operational solutions to commercial and government organizations across the world. MDA operates through two segments: Communications segment, and Surveillance and Intelligence segment. In the Communications sector, MDA offers solutions for delivery of a range of services, including television and radio distribution, broadband Internet and mobile communications. It supplies communication satellites, satellite payloads, satellite antenna subsystems, and associated ground infrastructure and support services. In the Surveillance and Intelligence sector, MDA offers solutions to monitor changes and activities across the globe. It supplies space-based and airborne surveillance solutions, imaging satellite ground systems, geospatial information services and associated support services. It also supplies robotic systems for the space and terrestrial markets.

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  • Exchange: TSE
  • Symbol: MDA
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $72.35
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $71.33
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $75.96
  • 52-Week Range: C$64.04 - C$92.92
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 23.17
  • P/E Growth: 4.28
  • Market Cap: $2.63B
  • Outstanding Shares: 36,360,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd (TSE:MDA) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.67)
Consensus Price Target: C$88.67

Analysts' Ratings History for Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd (TSE:MDA)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/15/2017TD SecuritiesLower Price TargetBuyC$97.00 -> C$89.00View Rating Details
2/6/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformC$92.00View Rating Details
1/27/2017Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHoldC$75.00View Rating Details
1/9/2017ScotiabankReiterated RatingSector PerformC$85.00View Rating Details
11/15/2016CSFBReiterated RatingOutperformC$93.00View Rating Details
11/2/2016Raymond James Financial, Inc.Lower Price TargetC$93.00 -> C$84.00View Rating Details
11/2/2016CIBCLower Price TargetC$90.00 -> C$86.00View Rating Details
9/26/2016National Bank FinancialReiterated RatingSector Perform OverweightView Rating Details
9/19/2016RBC Capital MarketsLower Price TargetC$103.00 -> C$100.00View Rating Details
2/25/2016BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetOutperformC$87.00 -> C$94.00View Rating Details
10/29/2015Barclays PLCReiterated RatingSector PerformC$90.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/20/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd (TSE:MDA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/23/2017$1.42N/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q2$1.57$1.28ViewListenView Earnings Details
8/1/2014$1.36$1.32ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2014$1.37$0.94ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd (TSE:MDA)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $5.79 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20164$1.49$1.57$1.54
Q2 20164$1.52$1.59$1.56
Q3 20163$1.48$1.62$1.56
Q4 20164$1.42$1.73$1.56
Q1 20171$1.77$1.77$1.77
Q2 20171$1.77$1.77$1.77
Q3 20171$1.71$1.71$1.71
Q4 20171$1.87$1.87$1.87
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd (TSE:MDA)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/4/2015QuarterlyC$0.311.53%6/11/20156/15/20156/30/2015
2/25/2015QuarterlyC$0.301.54%3/12/20153/16/20153/31/2015
9/11/2014C$0.650.79%9/11/20149/30/20149/30/2014
3/12/2014C$0.650.8%3/12/20143/31/20143/31/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd (TSE:MDA)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/7/2016Howard LanceInsiderBuy11,656C$85.79C$999,968.24
8/8/2016Peter LouisInsiderSell5,000C$87.86C$439,300.00
8/5/2016Peter LouisInsiderSell7,424C$86.82C$644,551.68
5/29/2015Anil WirasekaraInsiderSell11,200C$97.87C$1,096,144.00
5/28/2015Daniel FriedmannInsiderSell5,000C$98.01C$490,050.00
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd (TSE:MDA)
DateHeadline
4-traders.com logoMacdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd : annual earnings release (TSE:MDA)
www.4-traders.com - February 20 at 10:10 AM
reuters.com logoCanada's MacDonald Dettwiler to buy DigitalGlobe: Dow Jones - Reuters (TSE:MDA)
www.reuters.com - February 18 at 8:48 AM
reuters.com logoCanada's MacDonald Dettwiler to buy DigitalGlobe: Dow Jones (TSE:MDA)
ca.reuters.com - February 17 at 7:26 PM
News IconCanada's MacDonald Dettwiler to buy DigitalGlobe - Dow Jones - euronews (TSE:MDA)
www.euronews.com - February 17 at 7:26 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoCanada's MacDonald Dettwiler to buy DigitalGlobe - Dow Jones (TSE:MDA)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - February 17 at 7:26 PM
bizjournals.com logoColorado's DigitalGlobe is in advanced talks to sell to Canadian company, report says (TSE:MDA)
www.bizjournals.com - February 17 at 7:26 PM
News IconMDA's Fourth Quarter and Year End 2016 Results Conference Call Alert - Space Ref (press release) (TSE:MDA)
www.spaceref.com - February 17 at 2:24 PM
News IconStock Levels in Review: MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. (TSX:MDA) - Providence Standard (TSE:MDA)
providencestandard.com - February 17 at 2:24 PM
4-traders.com logoMacdonald Dettwiler & Associates : MDA's Fourth Quarter and Year End 2016 results conference call alert (TSE:MDA)
www.4-traders.com - February 16 at 6:03 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMedia Advisory - MDA's Fourth Quarter and Year End 2016 results conference call alert (TSE:MDA)
finance.yahoo.com - February 15 at 1:02 AM
News IconBenchmark Executive Search Recruits Chief Security Officer for SSL MDA Holdings (TSE:MDA)
huntscanlon.com - February 13 at 7:35 PM
News IconCanada’s MDA signs deal with DARPA to develop satellite servicing business (TSE:MDA)
www.canadianmanufacturing.com - February 10 at 7:16 PM
News IconStock in Focus: MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. (TSX:MDA) - Baxter Review (TSE:MDA)
baxternewsreview.com - February 10 at 7:16 PM
News IconMDA and DARPA sign deal to develop a satellite servicing business - Times Colonist (TSE:MDA)
www.timescolonist.com - February 10 at 5:55 AM
prnewswire.com logoSSL selected to partner with DARPA to develop satellite servicing business - PR Newswire (press release) (TSE:MDA)
www.prnewswire.com - February 10 at 12:54 AM
News IconMDA and DARPA sign deal to develop a satellite servicing business - MetroNews Canada (TSE:MDA)
www.metronews.ca - February 10 at 12:54 AM
News IconMDA and DARPA sign deal to develop a satellite servicing business (TSE:MDA)
www.timescolonist.com - February 9 at 7:27 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSSL selected to partner with DARPA to develop satellite servicing business (TSE:MDA)
finance.yahoo.com - February 9 at 7:27 PM
News IconMDA inks $8M worth of contract extensions for clients using their satellite (TSE:MDA)
www.canadianmanufacturing.com - February 3 at 7:10 PM
4-traders.com logoMacdonald Dettwiler & Associates : MDA signs extensions to long-term RADARSAT-2 information supply contracts (TSE:MDA)
www.4-traders.com - February 2 at 7:17 PM
News IconInvestor Lookout: Technical Indicator Watch for Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd. (MDA.TO) - Rives Journal (TSE:MDA)
rivesjournal.com - February 2 at 7:17 PM
newswire.ca logoMDA signs extensions to long-term RADARSAT-2 information supply contracts - Canada NewsWire (press release) (TSE:MDA)
www.newswire.ca - February 2 at 7:17 PM
News IconMDA inks land admin agreement with undisclosed international customer (TSE:MDA)
www.canadianmanufacturing.com - February 1 at 7:19 PM
4-traders.com logoMacdonald Dettwiler & Associates : MDA signs land administration modernization agreement (TSE:MDA)
www.4-traders.com - February 1 at 12:25 AM
News IconWatching Technical Positions on Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd. (MDA.TO) - Rives Journal (TSE:MDA)
rivesjournal.com - January 31 at 7:23 PM
News IconValue Composite Score Update on MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. (TSX:MDA) - Gilbert Daily (TSE:MDA)
gilbertdaily.com - January 31 at 7:23 PM
newswire.ca logoMDA signs land administration modernization agreement - Canada NewsWire (press release) (TSE:MDA)
www.newswire.ca - January 31 at 7:23 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMDA signs land administration modernization agreement (TSE:MDA)
finance.yahoo.com - January 31 at 7:23 PM
News IconU.S. Department of Defense, MDA, sign Security Control Agreement (TSE:MDA)
www.geospatialworld.net - January 30 at 7:11 PM
News IconTechnical Tracker: Watching Shares of Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd. (MDA.TO) - Sherwood Daily (TSE:MDA)
sherwooddaily.com - January 30 at 9:51 AM
News IconKeeping Tabs on Technicals for Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd. (MDA.TO) - Rives Journal (TSE:MDA)
rivesjournal.com - January 28 at 11:37 PM
4-traders.com logoMacdonald Dettwiler & Associates : MDA signs a Security Control Agreement with the U.S. Department of Defense (TSE:MDA)
www.4-traders.com - January 27 at 2:04 AM
News IconWhat The Charts Are Saying About MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. (TSX:MDA) - Gilbert Daily (TSE:MDA)
gilbertdaily.com - January 26 at 9:02 PM
News IconTechnical Study: Following Indicators for Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd. (MDA.TO) - Rives Journal (TSE:MDA)
rivesjournal.com - January 26 at 9:02 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMDA signs a Security Control Agreement with the U.S. Department of Defense (TSE:MDA)
finance.yahoo.com - January 26 at 9:02 PM
News IconUAV Flight Training And Simulation Market by Application & Data Validation, Analysis and Forecast 2022 (TSE:MDA)
www.emailwire.com - January 25 at 7:53 PM
News IconStock Volatility Review for MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. (TSX:MDA) - Gilbert Daily (TSE:MDA)
gilbertdaily.com - January 25 at 12:15 AM
News IconTechnical Action Update on Shares of Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd. (MDA.TO) - Rives Journal (TSE:MDA)
rivesjournal.com - January 24 at 7:12 PM
News IconInvestor Focus on Technical Levels for Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd. (MDA.TO) - Rives Journal (TSE:MDA)
rivesjournal.com - January 24 at 7:12 PM
theglobeandmail.com logoDespite headwinds, future still bright for BC satellite technology firm MDA - The Globe and Mail (TSE:MDA)
www.theglobeandmail.com - January 22 at 6:18 PM
News IconTrading Insight: Taking a Look at Levels for Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd. (MDA.TO) - Rives Journal (TSE:MDA)
rivesjournal.com - January 21 at 12:15 AM
theglobeandmail.com logoThursday's small-cap stocks to watch (TSE:MDA)
www.theglobeandmail.com - January 20 at 7:13 PM
News IconMDA To Provide Operational Support For Asteroid Mission (TSE:MDA)
www.scienceworldreport.com - January 20 at 7:13 PM
News IconTechnical Level Spotcheck on Shares of Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd. (MDA.TO) - Rives Journal (TSE:MDA)
rivesjournal.com - January 19 at 8:28 PM
4-traders.com logoMacdonald Dettwiler & Associates : MDA provides operational support to Asteroid Mission (TSE:MDA)
www.4-traders.com - January 19 at 5:01 AM
News IconChart Inspection on Shares of Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd. (MDA.TO) - Rives Journal (TSE:MDA)
rivesjournal.com - January 19 at 12:00 AM
newswire.ca logoMDA provides operational support to Asteroid Mission - Canada NewsWire (press release) (TSE:MDA)
www.newswire.ca - January 19 at 12:00 AM
News IconMDA Provides Operational Support to Asteroid Mission - Space Ref (press release) (TSE:MDA)
spaceref.com - January 18 at 6:59 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMDA provides operational support to Asteroid Mission (TSE:MDA)
finance.yahoo.com - January 18 at 6:59 PM
News IconStock Momentum in Focus on Shares of Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd. (MDA.TO) - Rives Journal (TSE:MDA)
rivesjournal.com - January 17 at 11:52 PM

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What is Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd's stock symbol?

Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd trades on the Tornton Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "MDA."

Where is Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd's stock going? Where will Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd's stock price be in 2017?

6 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd's stock. Their forecasts range from C$75.00 to C$100.00. On average, they expect Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd's stock price to reach C$88.67 in the next twelve months.

When will Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd announce their earnings?

Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February, 22nd 2017.

How do I buy Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd stock?

Shares of Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd 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.

How much does a share of Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd stock cost?

One share of Macdonald Dettwiler & Associates Ltd stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$72.35.

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Last Updated on 2/20/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff