TSE:TA

TransAlta Stock Forecast, Price & News

C$12.75
+0.29 (+2.33 %)
(As of 07/28/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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C$12.47
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50-Day Range
C$10.93
C$12.75
52-Week Range
C$7.67
C$12.82
Volume539,275 shs
Average Volume648,660 shs
Market CapitalizationC$3.44 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.44%
BetaN/A
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About TransAlta

TransAlta Corporation owns, operates, and develops a diverse fleet of electrical power generation assets in Canada, the United States, and Australia. It operates through six segments: Hydro, Wind and Solar, North American Gas, Australian Gas, Alberta Thermal, and Centralia. The company owns and operates hydro, wind and solar, natural gas-fired, and coal-fired facilities. It also engages in wholesale trading of electricity and other energy-related commodities and derivatives; and related mining operations and natural gas pipeline operations. The company serves municipalities, medium and large industries, businesses, and utility customers. TransAlta Corporation was founded in 1909 and is headquartered in Calgary, Canada.

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Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 0.8Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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TransAlta (TSE:TA) Frequently Asked Questions

Is TransAlta a buy right now?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for TransAlta in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" TransAlta stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than TransAlta?

Wall Street analysts have given TransAlta a "Buy" rating, but there may be better buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but TransAlta wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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When is TransAlta's next earnings date?

TransAlta is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August 10th 2021.
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How were TransAlta's earnings last quarter?

TransAlta Co. (TSE:TA) announced its earnings results on Thursday, May, 13th. The company reported ($0.03) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.19 by $0.22. The firm had revenue of $642 million for the quarter.
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How has TransAlta's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

TransAlta's stock was trading at C$7.65 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, TA stock has increased by 66.7% and is now trading at C$12.75.
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How often does TransAlta pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for TransAlta?

TransAlta announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, May 3rd. Investors of record on Tuesday, June 1st will be given a dividend of 0.045 per share on Thursday, July 1st. This represents a $0.18 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.41%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, May 28th. This is an increase from TransAlta's previous quarterly dividend of C$0.04.
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Is TransAlta a good dividend stock?

TransAlta pays an annual dividend of C$0.17 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.44%.
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What price target have analysts set for TA?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for TransAlta's shares. Their forecasts range from C$12.00 to C$18.00. On average, they expect TransAlta's share price to reach C$14.75 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 15.7% from the stock's current price.
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Who are TransAlta's key executives?

TransAlta's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. John Harry Kousinioris, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 56, Pay $1.29M)
  • Mr. Todd John Stack, Exec. VP of Fin. & CFO (Age 54, Pay $860.36k)
  • Ms. Kerry O'Reilly Wilks, Exec. VP of Legal, Commercial & External Affairs (Age 43, Pay $956.12k)
  • Chiara Valentini, Mang. of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Stacey Hatcher, Mang. of Communications
  • Ms. Maria Perry, MD of People & Talent
  • Ms. Dawn E. de Lima, Chief Shared Services Officer
  • Mr. Aron John Willis, Exec. Vice-Pres of Growth (Age 46)
  • Mr. Gary Woods, Managing Director of Gas & Renewables
  • Ms. Jane Nyla Fedoretz, Exec. VP of People, Talent & Transformation

Who are some of TransAlta's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of TransAlta own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other TransAlta investors own include TransAlta (TAC), Enbridge (ENB), Manulife Financial (MFC), Bank of America (BAC), Sun Life Financial (SLF), The Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD), TC Energy (TRP), Costco Wholesale (COST), Cenovus Energy (CVE) and General Electric (GE).

What is TransAlta's stock symbol?

TransAlta trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "TA."

How do I buy shares of TransAlta?

Shares of TA 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 TransAlta's stock price today?

One share of TA stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$12.75.

How much money does TransAlta make?

TransAlta has a market capitalization of C$3.44 billion and generates C$2.14 billion in revenue each year.

How many employees does TransAlta have?

TransAlta employs 1,476 workers across the globe.

What is TransAlta's official website?

The official website for TransAlta is www.transalta.com.

Where are TransAlta's headquarters?

TransAlta is headquartered at Calgary Alberta T2p 2mi 110 12th Ave SW Station, Stn M PO Box 1900, CALGARY, AB T2P 2M1, Canada.

How can I contact TransAlta?

TransAlta's mailing address is Calgary Alberta T2p 2mi 110 12th Ave SW Station, Stn M PO Box 1900, CALGARY, AB T2P 2M1, Canada. The company can be reached via phone at +1-403-2674724.


This page was last updated on 7/29/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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