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TSE:NWCNorth West Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.57 (+2.17 %)
(As of 05/29/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: C$26.79
50-Day Range
MA: C$25.31
52-Week Range
Now: C$26.79
Volume167,600 shs
Average Volume152,817 shs
Market CapitalizationC$1.31 billion
P/E Ratio15.95
Dividend Yield5.03%
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 117 Northern stores, which offers food, financial services, and general merchandise; 5 NorthMart stores that provides fresh foods, apparel, and health products and services; 44 Giant Tiger junior discount stores, which offers family fashion, household products, and food; 22 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; 2 Pharmacy and Convenience stores; and 1 North West Company Fur Marketing outlet that offers wild furs, 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 Alaska Commercial Company stores that provides food and general merchandise to remote and rural regions; 11 Cost-U-Less mid-size warehouse stores, which offers discount food and general merchandise; 1 Cost-U-Less Express store that provides fresh and prepared foods; 5 Quickstop convenience stores; 7 Riteway food markets; and 1 Cash and Carry store. In addition, the company offers physician services; healthcare solutions; and airline cargo and passenger services. The North West Company Inc. was founded in 1668 and is headquartered in Winnipeg, Canada.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.2Community Rank: 1.9Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.07 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Grocery Stores
SectorConsumer Defensive



Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesC$2.09 billion
Cash FlowC$0.60 per share
Book ValueC$8.49 per share



Market CapC$1.31 billion
Next Earnings Date6/10/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

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North West (TSE:NWC) Frequently Asked Questions

How has North West's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

North West's stock was trading at C$23.54 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, NWC stock has increased by 13.8% and is now trading at C$26.79. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of North West?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for North West in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for North West.

When is North West's next earnings date?

North West is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, June 10th 2020. View our earnings forecast for North West.

How were North West's earnings last quarter?

North West Company Inc (TSE:NWC) announced its earnings results on Thursday, March, 12th. The company reported $0.30 earnings per share for the quarter. The company had revenue of $553.06 million for the quarter. View North West's earnings history.

What price target have analysts set for NWC?

3 brokerages have issued 12 month target prices for North West's shares. Their forecasts range from C$27.00 to C$30.00. On average, they anticipate North West's stock price to reach C$28.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 6.4% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for North West.

Has North West been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about NWC stock have been trending extremely negative on Saturday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. North West earned a media sentiment score of -4.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future. View the latest news aboutNorth West.

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), Fortis (FTS), BCE (BCE), Canadian National Railway (CNR), Manulife Financial (MFC), Alimentation Couche-Tard (ATD.B), Emera (EMA), Enbridge (ENB), Alphabet (GOOG) and Inter Pipeline (IPL).

Who are North West's key executives?

North West's management team includes the following 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. Daniel G. McConnell, Pres of International Retail
  • Mr. Craig T. Gilpin, Exec. VP & Chief Corp. Officer
  • Mr. Gary Merasty, Exec. VP & Chief Devel. Officer (Age 54)

What is North West's stock symbol?

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

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$26.79.

How big of a company is North West?

North West has a market capitalization of C$1.31 billion and generates C$2.09 billion in revenue each year. North West employs 7,925 workers across the globe.

What is North West's official website?

The official website for North West is 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.

This page was last updated on 5/30/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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