TSE:NWC - North West Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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C$28.81 -0.08 (-0.28 %)
(As of 03/26/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseC$28.89
Today's RangeC$28.56 - C$28.98
52-Week RangeC$26.59 - C$33.16
Volume151,350 shs
Average Volume147,695 shs
Market CapitalizationC$1.40 billion
P/E Ratio16.28
Dividend Yield4.57%
BetaN/A
The North West Company Inc., through its subsidiaries, engages in the retail of food and everyday products and services to rural communities and urban neighborhood markets in Canada, Alaska, the South Pacific, and the Caribbean. The company's Canadian operations comprise 119 Northern stores, which offers food, financial services, and general merchandise; 6 NorthMart stores that provides fresh foods, apparel, and health products and services; 41 Giant Tiger junior discount stores, which offers family fashion, household products, and food; 16 Quickstop convenience stores that provides ready-to-eat foods, and fuel and related services; 1 Solo Market store for rural market; 1 Valu Lots discount center and direct-to-customer food distribution outlet; and 1 Tim Hortons stand-alone franchise restaurant; 1 Wally's Drug Store; and 2 North West Company Fur Marketing outlets, which offers wild furs, Aboriginal handicrafts, and authentic Canadian heritage products. The Canadian operations also provides contract tele-pharmacist services to rural hospitals and health centers; water and air-based transportation services; and produce and fresh meats to independent grocery stores. Its international operations include 27 AC stores that provides food and general merchandise to remote and rural regions; 12 Cost-U-Less mid-size warehouse stores, which offers discount food and general merchandise; 1 Island Fresh IGA store that provides fresh and prepared foods; 5 Quickstop convenience stores; 5 Riteway food markets; and 1 Cash and Carry store. In addition, the company offers Inuit art services; physician services; healthcare solutions; and a range of financial services, such as credit, debit, pre-paid credit, and gift cards. The North West Company Inc. was founded in 1668 and is based in Winnipeg, Canada.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Grocery Stores
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Defensive
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone+1-204-9341756

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesC$2.01 billion
Cash FlowC$0.79 per share
Book ValueC$8.39 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Market CapC$1.40 billion
Next Earnings Date6/12/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

North West (TSE:NWC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is North West's stock symbol?

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

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

North West declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, March 14th. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 29th will be paid a dividend of 0.33 per share on Monday, April 15th. This represents a $1.32 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 4.58%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 28th. This is a boost from North West's previous quarterly dividend of $0.32. View North West's Dividend History.

When is North West's next earnings date?

North West is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, June 12th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for North West.

What price target have analysts set for NWC?

5 brokers have issued 12-month price targets for North West's stock. Their predictions range from C$30.00 to C$36.00. On average, they expect North West's stock price to reach C$32.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 11.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for North West.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for North West?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for North West in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for North West.

Has North West been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about NWC stock have trended somewhat negative this week, according to InfoTrie. The research group ranks the sentiment of news 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 positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. North West earned a news impact score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of North West's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of North West own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other North West investors own include Canadian Utilities (CU), Dollarama (DOL), BCE (BCE), Fortis (FTS), Canadian National Railway (CNR), Alphabet (GOOG), Alimentation Couche-Tard (ATD.B), Manulife Financial (MFC), Emera (EMA) and Altagas (ALA).

Who are North West's key executives?

North West's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Edward S. Kennedy, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 59)
  • Mr. John D. King C.A., C.M.A., CPA, CPA, CA, CMA, Exec. VP & CFO
  • Mr. Gary Merasty, Exec. VP & Chief Devel. Officer (Age 54)
  • Mr. Craig T. Gilpin, Exec. VP & Chief Corp. Officer
  • Mr. Daniel G. McConnell, Pres of International Retail

How do I buy shares of North West?

Shares of NWC 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 North West's stock price today?

One share of NWC stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$28.81.

How big of a company is North West?

North West has a market capitalization of C$1.40 billion and generates C$2.01 billion in revenue each year.

What is North West's official website?

The official website for North West is http://www.northwest.ca/.

How can I contact North West?

North West's mailing address is 77 Main Street, Stn Main PO Box 835, WINNIPEG, MB R3C 2R1, Canada. The company can be reached via phone at +1-204-9341756.


MarketBeat Community Rating for North West (TSE NWC)

Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  160 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  282 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  442
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about North West and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe NWC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe NWC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/26/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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