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High oil prices help Saudi Aramco earn $88B in first half
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TSE:POU

Paramount Resources - POU Stock Forecast, Price & News

C$28.84
-0.23 (-0.79%)
(As of 08/12/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
C$28.30
C$29.23
50-Day Range
C$26.07
C$39.97
52-Week Range
C$11.97
C$40.73
Volume
356,115 shs
Average Volume
473,990 shs
Market Capitalization
C$4.07 billion
P/E Ratio
12.02
Dividend Yield
4.13%
Price Target
C$39.80

Paramount Resources MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.43 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
38.0% Upside
C$39.80 Price Target
Short Interest
N/A
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
N/A
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
C$593,666 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
N/A

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.59 out of 5 stars

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About Paramount Resources (TSE:POU) Stock

Paramount Resources Ltd., an independent energy company, explores for, develops, produces, and markets natural gas, crude oil, and natural gas liquids in Canada. The company's principal properties are the Montney and Duvernay developments located in Alberta and British Columbia. It also invests in public and private corporations. Paramount Resources Ltd. was founded in 1976 and is based in Calgary, Canada.

Paramount Resources Stock Performance

POU traded down C$0.23 on Friday, hitting C$28.84. The company's stock had a trading volume of 356,115 shares, compared to its average volume of 473,990. The company's 50 day simple moving average is C$30.74 and its 200-day simple moving average is C$30.32. The firm has a market cap of C$4.07 billion and a P/E ratio of 12.02. Paramount Resources has a 12 month low of C$11.97 and a 12 month high of C$40.73. The company has a quick ratio of 0.36, a current ratio of 0.40 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 8.16.

Paramount Resources (TSE:POU - Get Rating) last released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August 3rd. The company reported C$1.24 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of C$1.09 by C$0.15. The business had revenue of C$536.20 million during the quarter. Analysts forecast that Paramount Resources will post 7.2199996 EPS for the current year.

Paramount Resources Announces Dividend

The company also recently declared a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, August 31st. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, August 31st will be issued a $0.10 dividend. This represents a $1.20 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.16%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, August 12th. Paramount Resources's payout ratio is 31.67%.

Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades

Several research firms have commented on POU. Cormark increased their price objective on shares of Paramount Resources from C$38.00 to C$46.00 and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research note on Thursday, May 5th. National Bankshares decreased their price objective on shares of Paramount Resources from C$50.00 to C$45.00 and set an "outperform" rating for the company in a research note on Monday, July 18th. BMO Capital Markets decreased their price target on shares of Paramount Resources from C$45.00 to C$42.00 in a research note on Thursday, August 4th. Stifel Nicolaus decreased their price target on shares of Paramount Resources from C$47.50 to C$43.00 in a research note on Thursday, August 4th. Finally, Scotiabank decreased their price target on shares of Paramount Resources from C$35.00 to C$34.00 in a research note on Thursday, July 14th. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company's stock. Based on data from MarketBeat, the stock has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of C$39.80.

Insider Buying and Selling at Paramount Resources

In other Paramount Resources news, Senior Officer David Blake Reid sold 9,000 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction on Tuesday, May 24th. The shares were sold at an average price of C$35.00, for a total value of C$315,000.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now directly owns 32,319 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately C$1,131,165. In related news, Senior Officer Bernard K. Lee acquired 15,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, June 22nd. The shares were purchased at an average price of C$31.00 per share, for a total transaction of C$465,000.00. Following the transaction, the insider now owns 259,604 shares in the company, valued at approximately C$8,047,724. Also, Senior Officer David Blake Reid sold 9,000 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction on Tuesday, May 24th. The shares were sold at an average price of C$35.00, for a total transaction of C$315,000.00. Following the sale, the insider now owns 32,319 shares in the company, valued at approximately C$1,131,165.

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POU Stock News Headlines

Paramount Resources (TSE:POU) Price Target Cut to C$42.00
Paramount Resources (TSE:POU) Shares Down 6.3%
Paramount Resources Ltd stock reduced on Tuesday.
Paramount Resources Ltd stock boosted on Friday.
Paramount Resources Ltd stock dipped on Wednesday.
Paramount Resources Ltd stock dipped on Monday.
Paramount Resources Ltd stock boosted on Tuesday.
Paramount Resources Ltd stock advanced on Tuesday.
Paramount Resources Ltd stock eased on Thursday.
Paramount Resources Ltd stock shrank on Friday.
Paramount Resources: Becoming Traditional
PARAMOUNT RESOURCES LTD. ANNOUNCES FEBRUARY DIVIDEND
Paramount Resources Jumps 10% After Dividend Boost
Paramount Resources Ltd. Announces December Dividend
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POU Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 7/29 Dividend
7/14/2022
Dividend Payable
7/29/2022
Last Earnings
8/03/2022
Ex-Dividend for 8/31 Dividend
8/12/2022
Today
8/14/2022
Dividend Payable
8/31/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
11/03/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Independent Oil & Gas
Sub-Industry
N/A
CIK
N/A
Fax
N/A
Employees
475
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
C$39.80
High Stock Price Forecast
C$46.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
C$30.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+38.0%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.43
Research Coverage
7 Analysts

Profitability

Pretax Margin
N/A

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
C$1.63 billion
Cash Flow
C$0.01 per share
Book Value
C$20.47 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
N/A
Market Cap
C$4.07 billion
Optionable
Not Optionable
Beta
N/A

Key Executives

  • Mr. James H. T. Riddell BSc (Age 55)
    MSc (Geology), Chairman, Pres & CEO
    Comp: $379.7k
  • Mr. Paul Robert Kinvig
    Chief Financial Officer
  • Mr. David Blake Reid
    Exec. VP of Operations
  • Mr. Rodrigo R. Sousa B.Com.
    C.F.A., CFA, Exec. VP of Corp. Devel. & Planning
  • Mr. Bernard K. Lee
    Exec. VP of Fin.
  • Mr. E. Mitchell Shier LL.B (Age 64)
    LL.M, Gen. Counsel & VP of Land
  • Mr. Mark Gordon Franko
    Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec.
  • Mr. Phillip G. Tahmazian
    VP of Midstream & Marketing
  • Mr. John B. Williams
    Exec. VP of Kaybob Region
  • Dr. William J. F. Roach (Age 65)
    Chief Exec. Officer of Pixar and Pres of Pixar













POU Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Paramount Resources stock right now?

7 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Paramount Resources in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" POU shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in POU, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Paramount Resources' stock price forecast for 2022?

7 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for Paramount Resources' shares. Their POU share price forecasts range from C$30.00 to C$46.00. On average, they expect the company's share price to reach C$39.80 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 38.0% from the stock's current price.
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How have POU shares performed in 2022?

Paramount Resources' stock was trading at C$24.59 at the beginning of 2022. Since then, POU shares have increased by 17.3% and is now trading at C$28.84.
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When is Paramount Resources' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 3rd 2022.
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How were Paramount Resources' earnings last quarter?

Paramount Resources Ltd. (TSE:POU) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August, 3rd. The company reported $1.24 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.09 by $0.15. The firm had revenue of $536.20 million for the quarter.

How often does Paramount Resources pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Paramount Resources?

Paramount Resources declared a monthly dividend on Friday, August 12th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, August 31st will be given a dividend of 0.10 per share on Wednesday, August 31st. This represents a $1.20 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.16%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, August 12th.
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Is Paramount Resources a good dividend stock?

Paramount Resources (TSE:POU) pays an annual dividend of C$0.76 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 4.13%. POU has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio is 31.67%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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What other stocks do shareholders of Paramount Resources own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Paramount Resources investors own include Intact Financial (IFC), Constellation Software (CSU), AutoCanada (ACQ), Alimentation Couche-Tard (ATD.B), AbbVie (ABBV), Vermilion Energy (VET), Wheaton Precious Metals (WPM), Rogers Communications (RCI), Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD) and Open Text (OTEX).

What is Paramount Resources' stock symbol?

Paramount Resources trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "POU."

How do I buy shares of Paramount Resources?

Shares of POU stock and other Canadian stocks can be purchased through an online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the Canadian stock market include BMO InvestorLine, CIBC Investor's Edge, Desjardins Online Brokerage, HSBC InvestDirect, Laurentian Bank Discount Brokerage, National Bank Direct Brokerage, Qtrade Investor, Questrade, RBC Direct Investing, Scotia iTrade, TD Direct Investing, and Virtual Brokers.
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What is Paramount Resources' stock price today?

One share of POU stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$28.84.

How much money does Paramount Resources make?

Paramount Resources (TSE:POU) has a market capitalization of C$4.07 billion and generates C$1.63 billion in revenue each year.

How many employees does Paramount Resources have?

The company employs 475 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Paramount Resources?

Paramount Resources' mailing address is 888 3 St SW Suite 4700, CALGARY, AB T2P 5C5, Canada. The official website for the company is www.paramountres.com. The company can be reached via phone at +1-403-2903600.

This page (TSE:POU) was last updated on 8/14/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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