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DOW   35,028.65
QQQ   366.48
S&P 500   4,532.76
DOW   35,028.65
QQQ   366.48
S&P 500   4,532.76
DOW   35,028.65
QQQ   366.48

TransAlta Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.34 (+2.61%)
(As of 01/19/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
560,820 shs
Average Volume
744,714 shs
Market Capitalization
C$3.62 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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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.


Do Institutions Own TransAlta Corporation (TSE:TA) Shares?
January 18, 2022 |  finance.yahoo.com
TransAlta (TSE:TA) Price Target Lowered to C$17.00 at TD Securities
January 12, 2022 |  americanbankingnews.com
2 Cheap Stocks to Buy on the January Dip - Yahoo Canada Finance
January 12, 2022 |  ca.finance.yahoo.com
CIBC Increases TransAlta (TSE:TA) Price Target to C$17.00
January 11, 2022 |  americanbankingnews.com
TransAlta (TSE:TA) Price Target Cut to C$17.00 by Analysts at CSFB
January 11, 2022 |  americanbankingnews.com
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Utilities - Independent Power Producers
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
C$2.66 billion
Cash Flow
C$3.99 per share
Book Value
C$2.54 per share


Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
C$3.62 billion

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 1/1 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

1.54 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 3.4Community Rank: 3.5Dividend Strength: 0.8Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

TransAlta (TSE:TA) Frequently Asked Questions

Is TransAlta a buy right now?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for TransAlta in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" TransAlta stock.
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How has TransAlta's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

TransAlta's stock was trading at C$7.65 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, TA shares have increased by 74.6% and is now trading at C$13.36.
View which stocks have been most impacted by COVID-19

When is TransAlta's next earnings date?

TransAlta is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, March 2nd 2022.
View our earnings forecast for TransAlta

How were TransAlta's earnings last quarter?

TransAlta Co. (TSE:TA) released its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, November, 9th. The company reported $0.44 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.20 by $0.24. The company earned $850 million during the quarter.
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How often does TransAlta pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for TransAlta?

TransAlta declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, September 28th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, December 1st will be paid a dividend of 0.05 per share on Saturday, January 1st. This represents a $0.20 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.50%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, November 30th. This is a boost from TransAlta's previous quarterly dividend of C$0.05.
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Is TransAlta a good dividend stock?

TransAlta pays an annual dividend of C$0.18 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.54%.
View TransAlta's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for TA?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for TransAlta's stock. Their forecasts range from C$13.00 to C$17.50. On average, they expect TransAlta's stock price to reach C$15.85 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 18.6% 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

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), 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$13.36.

How much money does TransAlta make?

TransAlta has a market capitalization of C$3.62 billion and generates C$2.66 billion in revenue each year.

How many employees does TransAlta have?

TransAlta employs 15,500 workers across the globe.

What is TransAlta's official website?

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

Where are TransAlta's headquarters?

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 1/20/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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