Power Co. of Canada Company Profile (TSE:POW)

About Power Co. of Canada (TSE:POW)

Power Co. of Canada logoPower Corporation of Canada is a diversified management and holding company. The Company has interest in the financial services, renewable energy, communications and other business sectors. Its principal asset is the controlling interest in Power Financial Corporation (Power Financial). Its segments are Great-West Lifeco Inc. (Lifeco), IGM Financial Inc. (IGM) and Pargesa Holding SA (Pargesa). Lifeco offers life insurance, health insurance, retirement and investment services, and is engaged in the asset management and reinsurance business. IGM is a financial services company operating in Canada, primarily within the advice segment of the financial services market. Pargesa is a holding company with diversified interests in Europe-based companies active in various sectors, such as minerals-based specialty solutions for industry; cement, aggregates and concrete; testing, inspection and certification; wines and spirits, and electricity, natural gas and energy and environmental services.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Financial
  • Industry: Property & Casualty Insurance
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: TSE:POW
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.powercorporation.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: C$15.2 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 463,316,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: C$31.27
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: C$30.47
  • 52 Week Range: C$28.17 - C$33.01
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 11.03
  • P/E Growth: 0.63
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: C$49.48 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.31
  • Book Value: C$28.58 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.15
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 4.7%
Profitability:
  • EBITDA: C$5 billion
  • Net Margins: 6.78%
  • Return on Equity: 11.22%
  • Return on Assets: 0.76%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 674,951 shs.
  • Short Ratio: 18.79
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Power Co. of Canada (TSE:POW)

What is Power Co. of Canada's stock symbol?

Power Co. of Canada trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "POW."

How often does Power Co. of Canada pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Power Co. of Canada?

Power Co. of Canada declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, August 4th. Investors of record on Friday, September 8th will be paid a dividend of 0.359 per share on Friday, September 29th. This represents a $1.44 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.38%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 7th. This is an increase from Power Co. of Canada's previous quarterly dividend of $0.36. View Power Co. of Canada's Dividend History.

When will Power Co. of Canada make its next earnings announcement?

Power Co. of Canada is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, November, 10th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Power Co. of Canada.

Where is Power Co. of Canada's stock going? Where will Power Co. of Canada's stock price be in 2017?

4 brokers have issued twelve-month price targets for Power Co. of Canada's stock. Their predictions range from C$33.00 to C$35.00. On average, they expect Power Co. of Canada's share price to reach C$33.71 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Power Co. of Canada.

Who are some of Power Co. of Canada's key competitors?

Who are Power Co. of Canada's key executives?

Power Co. of Canada's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Paul Desmarais Jr., Chairman of the Board, Co-Chief Executive Officer
  • Andre Roger Desmarais Ph.D., Deputy Chairman of the Board, President, Co-Chief Executive Officer
  • Michel Plessis-Belair, Vice Chairman of the Board
  • Henri-Paul Rousseau Ph.D., Vice Chairman
  • Gregory D. Tretiak, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Claude Genereux, Executive Vice President
  • Olivier A. Desmarais, Senior Vice President
  • Paul Desmarais III, Senior Vice President
  • Paul C. Genest, Senior Vice President
  • Arnaud Vial, Senior Vice President

How do I buy Power Co. of Canada stock?

Shares of Power Co. of Canada 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 Power Co. of Canada's stock price today?

One share of Power Co. of Canada stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$32.80.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Power Co. of Canada (TSE POW)
Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  100 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  153 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  253
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Power Co. of Canada 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 Power Co. of Canada (TSE:POW) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.25)
Consensus Price Target: C$33.71
Consensus Price Target History for Power Co. of Canada (TSE:POW)
Price Target History for Power Co. of Canada (TSE:POW)
Analysts' Ratings History for Power Co. of Canada (TSE:POW)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/1/2017Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetC$32.00 -> C$33.00View Rating Details
6/28/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingSector PerformView Rating Details
5/15/2017ScotiabankLower Price TargetSector PerformC$36.00 -> C$35.00View Rating Details
5/11/2017TD SecuritiesDowngradeBuy -> HoldC$37.00 -> C$33.00View Rating Details
4/27/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingOutperformC$35.00View Rating Details
3/2/2017DesjardinsBoost Price TargetC$32.00 -> C$33.00View Rating Details
2/14/2017CIBCBoost Price TargetC$33.00 -> C$34.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/21/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Power Co. of Canada (TSE:POW)
Earnings by Quarter for Power Co. of Canada (TSE:POW)
Earnings History by Quarter for Power Co. of Canada (TSE POW)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/10/2017        
8/11/2014C$0.73C$0.70ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/14/2013Q3C$0.62C$0.49ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Power Co. of Canada (TSE:POW)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.67$0.67$0.67
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Power Co. of Canada (TSE POW)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/4/2017Quarterly$0.364.64%9/7/20179/8/20179/29/2017
5/12/2017quarterly$0.364.94%6/7/20176/9/20176/30/2017
8/5/2016quarterly$0.344.84%9/7/20169/9/20169/30/2016
5/13/2016quarterly$0.344.5%6/7/20166/9/20166/30/2016
6/5/2015Quarterly$0.313.82%6/5/20156/30/20156/30/2015
3/6/2015Quarterly$0.293.45%3/6/20153/31/20153/31/2015
12/8/2014Quarterly$0.293.62%12/8/201412/31/201412/31/2014
9/5/2014Quarterly$0.293.61%9/5/20149/30/20149/30/2014
5/15/2014quarterly$0.293.94%6/5/20146/9/20146/30/2014
3/6/2014Quarterly$0.293.82%3/6/20143/31/20143/31/2014
12/6/2013Quarterly$0.293.6%12/6/201312/31/201312/31/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Power Co. of Canada (TSE:POW)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Power Co. of Canada (TSE:POW)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Power Co. of Canada (TSE:POW)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/11/2017Stéphane LemayInsiderSell22,609C$32.19C$727,783.71
10/4/2017Stéphane LemayInsiderSell25,975C$31.90C$828,602.50
5/18/2017Arnaud VialInsiderBuy3,473C$28.71C$99,709.83
3/7/2017Stéphane LemayInsiderSell22,608C$31.99C$723,229.92
1/12/2016St�Phane LemayInsiderBuy125C$27.71C$3,463.75
11/30/2015St�Phane LemayInsiderSell2,000C$31.22C$62,440.00
9/15/2015John Alain RaeInsiderSell22,000C$27.63C$607,860.00
6/12/2015St�Phane LemayInsiderSell1,557C$32.59C$50,742.63
2/25/2015Arnaud VialInsiderSell3,000C$33.55C$100,650.00
1/7/2015Michel Plessis-BélairInsiderSell9,000C$31.00C$279,000.00
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Power Co. of Canada (TSE:POW)
Latest Headlines for Power Co. of Canada (TSE:POW)
Source:
DateHeadline
nytimes.com logoWhere to See — Really See — the Art of Maya Lin
www.nytimes.com - October 20 at 7:43 AM
reuters.com logoUPDATE 1-Inter Pipeline's Mid Saskatchewan pipeline loses power due to storms
www.reuters.com - October 20 at 7:43 AM
reuters.com logoFounder of Canadian 'Just for Laughs' comedy festival quits amid abuse allegations - Reuters
www.reuters.com - October 20 at 7:43 AM
prnewswire.com logoPattern Energy Announces Pricing of Public Offering of its Class A Common Stock - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - October 19 at 7:44 AM
prnewswire.com logoPattern Energy Announces Pricing of Public Offering of its Class A Common Stock - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - October 19 at 7:44 AM
bloomberg.com logoBalance of Power: Trump Pleads for Unity Under Bannon's Shadow - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - October 17 at 9:19 PM
theglobeandmail.com logoAirbus takes Bombardier to the cleaners with C Series deal - The Globe and Mail
www.theglobeandmail.com - October 17 at 9:19 PM
bloomberg.com logoCanada Wants to Solve US Nuclear Woes With Faraway Dams - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - October 15 at 6:10 AM
nytimes.com logoCanadian Held Hostage in Afghanistan Says Militants Killed His Child - New York Times
www.nytimes.com - October 15 at 6:10 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPower Co. of Canada (POW) Insider Stéphane Lemay Sells 22,609 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 12 at 7:26 PM
theglobeandmail.com logoReview: Fall for Dance North showcases jubilant Canadian talent - The Globe and Mail
www.theglobeandmail.com - October 5 at 5:05 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWill Power Corporation of Canada (TSX:POW) Continue To Underperform Its Industry?
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 5:04 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPower Co. of Canada (POW) Insider Sells C$828,602.50 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 5 at 1:28 PM
fool.ca logo2 Dividend-Growth Stocks for Your Retirement Income - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - October 1 at 10:49 AM
reuters.com logoQuebec, Britain threaten retaliation after Bombardier tariffs - Reuters
www.reuters.com - September 27 at 4:19 PM
globenewswire.com logoCanadian Mining Corp. Announces Ghana Gold Property Acquisition - GlobeNewswire (press release)
globenewswire.com - September 27 at 8:20 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPower Corp. of Canada breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : POW-CA : September 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 20 at 7:51 AM
bloomberg.com logoTrudeau Threatens to Halt Boeing F-18 Deal on Bombardier Dispute - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - September 19 at 6:38 AM
theglobeandmail.com logoEquifax to update Canadians on data hack this week; no clearer on how many affected - The Globe and Mail
www.theglobeandmail.com - September 19 at 6:38 AM
msn.com logoHerculean Task as Crews Race to Restore Power
www.msn.com - September 14 at 9:22 AM
businesswire.com logoSelf-Directed Investors in Canada Increasingly Seek Advice, J.D. Power Finds
www.businesswire.com - September 14 at 9:22 AM
fool.ca logoPower Corporation of Canada and Leon's Furniture Ltd.: 2 Different ... - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - September 13 at 7:55 AM
theglobeandmail.com logoCanadian power crews head south to help with Hurricane Irma ... - The Globe and Mail
www.theglobeandmail.com - September 13 at 7:55 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPower Corp. of Canada : POW-CA: Dividend Analysis : September 08th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : September 9, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 9 at 7:28 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPower Co. of Canada (POW) Plans Dividend Increase - $0.36 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 2 at 10:18 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPower Corporation completes its acquisition of an additional 3.9% interest in China Asset Management Co., Ltd.
finance.yahoo.com - August 31 at 8:54 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPower Corporation completes its acquisition of an additional 3.9% interest in China Asset Management Co., Ltd.
finance.yahoo.com - August 31 at 8:54 AM
fool.ca logo2 High-Yield Stocks With Strong Dividend Growth - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - August 24 at 11:16 AM
ft.com logoBargain hunters power Dollar Tree sales boom - Financial Times
www.ft.com - August 24 at 11:16 AM
fool.ca logo2 Energy Stocks to Consider for Long-Term Income - The Motley Fool Canada
www.fool.ca - August 22 at 8:16 PM
theglobeandmail.com logoHealth Minister Jane Philpott urges physicians to use power, privilege to help Canada's vulnerable - The Globe and Mail
www.theglobeandmail.com - August 22 at 8:16 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Power Corp. of Canada : August 16, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 17 at 6:58 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Power Corp. of Canada : August 16, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 17 at 6:58 AM
businesswire.com logoCanada Goose Reports Results for First Quarter Fiscal Year 2018 - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - August 10 at 6:59 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPower Corp. of Canada :POW-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 9, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 6:59 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPower Corp. of Canada :POW-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : August 2, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 3 at 7:01 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPower Co. of Canada (TSE:POW) PT Raised to C$33.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 1 at 2:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPower Co. of Canada (POW) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Friday
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 28 at 1:31 AM
seekingalpha.com logoGet The Best Canadian Telecom Yielding Over 4% - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - July 24 at 3:54 PM
reuters.com logoEU mergers and takeovers (July 24) - Reuters
www.reuters.com - July 24 at 3:54 PM
theglobeandmail.com logoManufacturing sector shows green shoots in North America - The Globe and Mail
www.theglobeandmail.com - July 18 at 7:28 AM
prnewswire.com logoCanadian Solar Energizes 52.5 MWp of Solar Power Plants in Japan - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - July 18 at 7:28 AM
reuters.com logoCanada's Brookfield in talks to buy J&F power lines, sources say - Reuters
www.reuters.com - July 14 at 7:32 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPower Corp. of Canada – Value Analysis (TORONTO:POW) : July 7, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 8 at 1:39 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPower Corp. of Canada breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : POW-CA : July 6, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 7 at 8:12 AM
nytimes.com logoOn Canada Day, Sampling Soulpepper's Cultural Imports - New York Times
www.nytimes.com - July 2 at 7:40 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPower Co. of Canada (TSE:POW) Receives Sector Perform Rating from Royal Bank Of Canada
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 2 at 3:40 PM
reuters.com logoCANADA FX DEBT-C$ notches 9-month high on oil price climb, rate hike bets - Reuters
www.reuters.com - July 1 at 6:38 AM
theglobeandmail.com logoPromoting gender equality could add $150-billion to GDP: McKinsey study - The Globe and Mail
www.theglobeandmail.com - June 22 at 7:35 AM
theglobeandmail.com logoPower Corp. seeks to spur fintech transformation by investing in competitors - The Globe and Mail
www.theglobeandmail.com - June 8 at 12:15 AM

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