North West Company Company Profile (TSE:NWC)

About North West Company (TSE:NWC)

North West Company logoThe North West Company Inc. is a retailer of food and everyday products and services to rural communities and urban neighborhoods in Canada, Alaska, the South Pacific and the Caribbean. The Company's segments are Canadian Operations and International Operations. Its Canadian Operations consist of approximately 120 Northern stores, over five NorthMart stores, approximately 10 Quickstop convenience stores, over 34 Giant Tiger (GT) junior discount stores, a Valu Lots discount center, a Solo Market store, a Price Chopper store, Crescent Multi Foods (CMF) and approximately two North West Company Fur Marketing outlets. Its International Operations consist of approximately 27 AC Value Centers stores, over five Quickstop convenience stores, approximately 10 Cost-U-Less (CUL) mid-sized warehouse stores and an Island Fresh IGA Supermarket. Its food offerings consist of perishable and non-perishable products. Its everyday products and services include gasoline, pharmacy and financial services.

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  • Symbol: TSE:NWC
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  • Market Cap: C$1.54 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 48,542,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: C$32.06
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: C$29.05
  • 52 Week Range: C$24.08 - C$33.74
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 20.26
  • P/E Growth: 2.49
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: C$1.84 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.84
  • Book Value: C$7.58 per share
  • Price / Book: 4.20
  • Dividend Yield: 4.0%
  • EBIDTA: C$160.93 million
  • Average Volume: 93,179 shs.
  • Short Ratio: 11.4

Frequently Asked Questions for North West Company (TSE:NWC)

What is North West Company's stock symbol?

North West Company trades on the Tornton Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "NWC."

How were North West Company's earnings last quarter?

North West Company Inc (TSE:NWC) released its earnings results on Wednesday, June, 10th. The company reported $0.32 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.29 by $0.03. The firm earned $414 million during the quarter. View North West Company's Earnings History.

Where is North West Company's stock going? Where will North West Company's stock price be in 2017?

5 analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for North West Company's shares. Their forecasts range from C$28.00 to C$36.00. On average, they anticipate North West Company's stock price to reach C$30.92 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for North West Company.

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How do I buy North West Company stock?

Shares of North West Company 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 North West Company stock cost?

One share of North West Company stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$31.81.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for North West Company (TSE:NWC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.20)
Consensus Price Target: C$30.92

Analysts' Ratings History for North West Company (TSE:NWC)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
5/1/2017Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$31.00 -> C$32.00View Rating Details
5/1/2017TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuyC$33.00 -> C$36.00View Rating Details
3/17/2017Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetC$29.00 -> C$30.00View Rating Details
1/17/2017CIBCBoost Price TargetC$29.00 -> C$30.50View Rating Details
1/16/2017Dundee SecuritiesBoost Price TargetNeutralC$28.00 -> C$29.00View Rating Details
9/9/2016BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetMarket PerformC$31.00 -> C$28.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 5/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for North West Company (TSE:NWC)
Earnings by Quarter for North West Company (TSE:NWC)
Earnings History by Quarter for North West Company (TSE:NWC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
6/10/2015Q1$0.29$0.32$414.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
6/11/2014$0.34$0.26$376.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/11/2013Q3$0.40$0.34ViewListenView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for North West Company (TSE:NWC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.77 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for North West Company (TSE:NWC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for North West Company (TSE:NWC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for North West Company (TSE:NWC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for North West Company (TSE:NWC)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/30/2017David Michael ChatyrbokDirectorBuy216C$28.32C$6,117.12
3/30/2017Steve BoilyInsiderBuy550C$27.93C$15,361.50
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for North West Company (TSE:NWC)
Latest Headlines for North West Company (TSE:NWC)
DateHeadline logoNorth West Company Inc (NWC) Price Target Increased to C$36.00 by Analysts at TD Securities - May 1 at 10:14 PM logoNorth West Company Inc (NWC) PT Raised to C$32.00 at Royal Bank of Canada - May 1 at 9:54 PM logoETFs with exposure to The North West Co., Inc. : April 28, 2017 - April 28 at 7:55 PM logoWhat's going on with defensive stocks? - The Motley Fool Canada - April 25 at 5:28 AM logoThe North West Company Inc. Releases Audited Consolidated Financial Statements - April 11 at 6:50 PM logoNorth West Company Inc (NWC) Insider Steve Boily Purchases 550 Shares - March 30 at 8:13 PM logoNorth West Company Inc (NWC) Price Target Increased to C$30.00 by Analysts at Barclays PLC - March 23 at 7:59 AM logoNorth West Company Inc (NWC) Price Target Raised to C$31.00 - March 22 at 7:44 AM logoTD Securities Increases North West Company Inc (NWC) Price Target to C$33.00 - March 22 at 7:44 AM logoEdited Transcript of NWC.TO earnings conference call or presentation 15-Mar-17 7:00pm GMT - March 16 at 8:53 AM logoBRIEF-North West Company reports Q4 EPS C$0.30 - March 15 at 7:07 PM logoIIROC Trading Halt - NWC - March 15 at 7:07 PM logoIIROC Trade Resumption - NWC - March 15 at 7:07 PM logoQ4 2016 North West Company Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open - March 15 at 9:44 AM logoNorth West Company Inc (NWC) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday - March 14 at 8:31 AM logoThe North West Company Inc. Fourth Quarter Results and Conference Call - March 7 at 9:59 AM logoIncome Investors: Ride This 4.1% Yield to Profits - February 27 at 5:47 PM logoCompound RSP Money to $1 Million Dollars or More - The Motley Fool Canada - February 22 at 8:59 AM logoThe North West Company Inc. Announces the Closing of the Acquisition of 76% Ownership in Roadtown Wholesale Trading Ltd. (operating as Riteway Food Markets) - February 9 at 8:01 PM logo2 Defensive Stocks for Income Protection and Capital Growth - January 30 at 7:37 PM logoCANADA STOCKS-Futures slightly higher as oil prices rise - Nasdaq - Nasdaq - January 18 at 12:22 AM logoBRIEF-The North West Co to acquire 76 pct ownership in Roadtown Wholesale Trading Ltd - January 14 at 7:01 PM logoThe North West Company Inc. to Acquire 76% Ownership in Roadtown Wholesale Trading Ltd. (operating as Riteway Food Markets) - January 13 at 11:41 PM logoHow Declining Yields Lead to Success - The Motley Fool Canada - January 11 at 6:01 AM logoYear in Review: North West Company Inc. - December 21 at 7:47 PM


North West Company (NWC) Chart for Tuesday, May, 23, 2017

This page was last updated on 5/23/2017 by Staff