North West Company Company Profile (TSE:NWC)

About North West Company (TSE:NWC)

North West Company logoThe 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 122 Northern stores, which offer food, financial services, and general merchandise; 7 Northmart stores that provide fresh foods, fashion, and health products and services; 31 Giant Tiger junior discount stores, which offer family fashion, household products, and food; 13 Quickstop convenience stores that provide ready-to-eat foods, petroleum products, and related services; 1 Solo Market store for rural market; 1 Valu Lots clearance center; and 1 Price Chopper store, which offers grocery items. Its international operations include 30 AC Value Centers that provide food and general merchandise to remote and rural regions; 13 Cost-U-Less mid-size warehouse stores, which offer discount food and general merchandise; 1 Island Fresh IGA store with deli, bakery, fresh meat, fresh produce, a coffee and espresso bar, an adult beverage department, and the U.S. and international food brands; and 3 Quickstop convenience stores that provide ready-to-eat foods, petroleum products, and related services. In addition, the company distributes produce and fresh meat and Inuit art services; physician services; healthcare solutions; trades in wild furs, as well as offers Aboriginal handicrafts and authentic Canadian heritage products; 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.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Services
  • Industry: Grocery Stores
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: TSE:NWC
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.northwest.ca/
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: C$1.52 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 48,680,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: C$30.55
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: C$31.06
  • 52 Week Range: C$24.08 - C$33.74
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 22.62
  • P/E Growth: 1.79
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: C$1.88 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.81
  • Book Value: C$7.61 per share
  • Price / Book: 4.10
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 4.1%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: C$159.17 million
  • Net Margins: 1.90%
  • Return on Equity: 9.11%
  • Return on Assets: 4.30%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 70,014 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 quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, June, 10th. The company reported $0.32 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.29 by $0.03. The company earned $414 million during the quarter. North West Company had a net margin of 1.90% and a return on equity of 9.11%. View North West Company's Earnings History.

When will North West Company make its next earnings announcement?

North West Company is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, September, 7th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for North West Company.

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

5 brokerages have issued 12 month target prices for North West Company's shares. Their predictions range from C$28.00 to C$37.00. On average, they expect North West Company's stock price to reach C$31.83 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for North West Company.

Who are some of North West Company's key competitors?

Who are North West Company's key executives?

North West Company's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Edward S. Kennedy, President, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
  • John D. King, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Craig T. Gilpin, Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Daniel G. McConnell, Executive Vice President and Chief Development Officer
  • Paulina Hiebert, Vice President, Legal and Corporate Secretary
  • Hugh Sanford Riley J.D., Non-Executive Chairman of the Board, Independent Director
  • Frank J. Coleman, Independent Director
  • Wendy F. Evans, Independent Director
  • Stewart F. Glendinning J.D., Independent Director
  • Robert J. Kennedy, Independent Director

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.

What is North West Company's stock price today?

One share of North West Company stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$31.19.


MarketBeat Community Rating for North West Company (TSE NWC)
Community Ranking:  0.9 out of 5 ()
Outperform Votes:  36 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  169 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  205
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about North West Company and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for North West Company (TSE:NWC) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.20)
Consensus Price Target: C$31.83

Analysts' Ratings History for North West Company (TSE:NWC)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
6/16/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingSector PerformC$32.00View Rating Details
6/15/2017TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuyC$36.00 -> C$37.00View Rating Details
6/15/2017Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetC$31.00 -> C$33.00View Rating Details
6/15/2017CIBCBoost Price TargetC$30.50 -> C$32.00View 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 8/19/2015 forward)

Earnings

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
9/7/2017$0.46N/AView Earnings Details
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)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for North West Company (TSE:NWC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.83 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for North West Company (TSE NWC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
3/12/2015$0.233/27/20153/31/20154/15/2015
12/11/2014quarterly$0.2912/29/201412/31/20141/15/2015
9/11/2014quarterly$0.295%9/26/20149/30/201410/15/2014
6/11/2014quarterly$0.294.85%6/26/20146/30/20147/15/2014
3/12/2014quarterly$0.294.51%3/27/20143/31/20144/15/2014
12/11/2013$0.2612/27/201312/31/20131/15/2014
12/11/2013quarterly$0.284.27%12/27/201312/31/20131/15/2014
9/5/2013quarterly$0.289/30/201310/15/2013
6/5/2013quarterly$0.286/28/20137/15/2013
3/14/2013quarterly$0.283/28/20134/15/2013
12/14/2012quarterly$0.2612/31/20121/15/2013
(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)

Headlines

Headline Trends for North West Company (TSE:NWC)
Latest Headlines for North West Company (TSE:NWC)
Source:
DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoThe North West Co., Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : NWC-CA : August 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 15 at 5:13 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe North West Co., Inc. :NWC-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2018 By the Numbers : August 2, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 3 at 6:31 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe North West Co., Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : NWC-CA : June 29, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 30 at 2:43 AM
fool.ca logo2 Excellent Dividend-Growth Stocks Yielding 4-5% - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - June 26 at 8:35 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe North West Co., Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : NWC-CA : June 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 19 at 11:01 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNorth West Company Inc (NWC) Given New C$32.00 Price Target at CIBC
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 17 at 2:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBarclays PLC Increases North West Company Inc (NWC) Price Target to C$33.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 17 at 2:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNorth West Company Inc (NWC) PT Raised to C$37.00 at TD Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 17 at 2:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoRoyal Bank of Canada Reaffirms Sector Perform Rating for North West Company Inc (NWC)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 16 at 11:16 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of NWC.TO earnings conference call or presentation 14-Jun-17 7:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - June 16 at 8:22 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe North West Company Inc. Announces the Closing of the Acquisition of North Star Air and Reports on Voting Results from its 2017 Annual General and Special Meeting of Shareholders
finance.yahoo.com - June 16 at 8:22 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe North West Company Inc. Announces First Quarter Earnings and a Quarterly Dividend
finance.yahoo.com - June 14 at 4:11 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe North West Co., Inc. – Value Analysis (TORONTO:NWC) : June 9, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 9 at 7:09 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe North West Co., Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : NWC-CA : June 8, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 8 at 9:41 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe North West Company Inc. Hosts Annual General and Special Meeting and First Quarter Results Conference Call
finance.yahoo.com - June 7 at 6:45 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe North West Co., Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : NWC-CA : May 29, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 29 at 8:37 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNorth West Company Inc (NWC) Price Target Increased to C$36.00 by Analysts at TD Securities
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 10:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNorth West Company Inc (NWC) PT Raised to C$32.00 at Royal Bank of Canada
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 9:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to The North West Co., Inc. : April 28, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 28 at 7:55 PM
fool.ca logoWhat's going on with defensive stocks? - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - April 25 at 5:28 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe North West Company Inc. Releases Audited Consolidated Financial Statements
finance.yahoo.com - April 11 at 6:50 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNorth West Company Inc (NWC) Insider Steve Boily Purchases 550 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 30 at 8:13 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNorth West Company Inc (NWC) Price Target Increased to C$30.00 by Analysts at Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 23 at 7:59 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNorth West Company Inc (NWC) Price Target Raised to C$31.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 22 at 7:44 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoTD Securities Increases North West Company Inc (NWC) Price Target to C$33.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 22 at 7:44 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of NWC.TO earnings conference call or presentation 15-Mar-17 7:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - March 16 at 8:53 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-North West Company reports Q4 EPS C$0.30
www.reuters.com - March 15 at 7:07 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIIROC Trading Halt - NWC
finance.yahoo.com - March 15 at 7:07 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIIROC Trade Resumption - NWC
finance.yahoo.com - March 15 at 7:07 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 North West Company Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open
biz.yahoo.com - March 15 at 9:44 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNorth West Company Inc (NWC) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 14 at 8:31 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe North West Company Inc. Fourth Quarter Results and Conference Call
finance.yahoo.com - March 7 at 9:59 AM
fool.ca logoIncome Investors: Ride This 4.1% Yield to Profits
www.fool.ca - February 27 at 5:47 PM
fool.ca logoCompound RSP Money to $1 Million Dollars or More - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - February 22 at 8:59 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe North West Company Inc. Announces the Closing of the Acquisition of 76% Ownership in Roadtown Wholesale Trading Ltd. (operating as Riteway Food Markets)
finance.yahoo.com - February 9 at 8:01 PM
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www.fool.ca - January 30 at 7:37 PM
nasdaq.com logoCANADA STOCKS-Futures slightly higher as oil prices rise - Nasdaq - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - January 18 at 12:22 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-The North West Co to acquire 76 pct ownership in Roadtown Wholesale Trading Ltd
www.reuters.com - January 14 at 7:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe North West Company Inc. to Acquire 76% Ownership in Roadtown Wholesale Trading Ltd. (operating as Riteway Food Markets)
finance.yahoo.com - January 13 at 11:41 PM
fool.ca logoHow Declining Yields Lead to Success - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - January 11 at 6:01 AM
fool.ca logoYear in Review: North West Company Inc.
www.fool.ca - December 21 at 7:47 PM

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