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TransAlta Co. (TA.TO) Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.08 (+0.73 %)
(As of 01/19/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: C$11.06
50-Day Range
MA: C$9.66
52-Week Range
Now: C$11.06
Volume752,405 shs
Average Volume998,075 shs
Market CapitalizationC$3.03 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.64%
TransAlta Corporation operates as non-regulated electricity generation and energy marketing company in Canada, the United States, and Western Australia. It operates through Canadian Coal, U.S. Coal, Canadian Gas, Australian Gas, Wind and Solar, Hydro, and Energy Marketing segments. The company generates and markets electricity through various generation fuels, such as coal, natural gas, water, solar, and wind. It also engages in wholesale trading of electricity and other energy-related commodities and derivatives. The company operates facilities with approximately 8,385 megawatts of aggregate generating capacity. TransAlta Corporation was founded in 1909 and is headquartered in Calgary, Canada.
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Overall MarketRank

0.79 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 1.3Community Rank: 1.8Dividend Strength: 0.8Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Utilities - Independent Power Producers



Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesC$2.17 billion
Cash FlowC$1.00 per share
Book ValueC$6.28 per share



Market CapC$3.03 billion
Next Earnings Date3/3/2021 (Estimated)
+0.08 (+0.73 %)
(As of 01/19/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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TransAlta Co. (TA.TO) (TSE:TA) Frequently Asked Questions

How has TransAlta Co. (TA.TO)'s stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

TransAlta Co. (TA.TO)'s stock was trading at C$7.65 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, TA stock has increased by 44.6% and is now trading at C$11.06.
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Is TransAlta Co. (TA.TO) a buy right now?

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

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When is TransAlta Co. (TA.TO)'s next earnings date?

TransAlta Co. (TA.TO) is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, March 3rd 2021.
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How were TransAlta Co. (TA.TO)'s earnings last quarter?

TransAlta Co. (TA.TO) (TSE:TA) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November, 4th. The company reported ($0.50) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.02) by $0.48. The company earned $514 million during the quarter.
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How often does TransAlta Co. (TA.TO) pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for TransAlta Co. (TA.TO)?

TransAlta Co. (TA.TO) announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, November 3rd. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, December 1st will be given a dividend of 0.043 per share on Friday, January 1st. This represents a $0.17 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.56%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, November 30th.
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Is TransAlta Co. (TA.TO) a good dividend stock?

TransAlta Co. (TA.TO) pays an annual dividend of C$0.17 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.64%.
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What price target have analysts set for TA?

6 analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for TransAlta Co. (TA.TO)'s stock. Their forecasts range from C$10.00 to C$13.00. On average, they anticipate TransAlta Co. (TA.TO)'s share price to reach C$11.75 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 6.2% from the stock's current price.
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Who are TransAlta Co. (TA.TO)'s key executives?

TransAlta Co. (TA.TO)'s management team includes the following people:
  • Ms. Dawn Lorraine Farrell, Pres, CEO & Non-Independent Director (Age 61, Pay $2.58M)
  • Mr. Todd John Stack, Chief Financial Officer
  • Mr. John Harry Kousinioris, Chief Operating Officer (Age 56, Pay $1.28M)
  • Ms. Dawn E. de Lima, Chief Shared Services Officer
  • Mr. Brett M. Gellner, Chief Devel. Officer (Age 57, Pay $1.15M)
  • Chiara Valentini, Mang. of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Kerry O'Reilly Wilks, Chief Officer of Legal, Regulatory & External Affairs
  • Ms. Stacey Hatcher, Mang. of Communications
  • Mr. Aron John Willis, Sr. Vice-Pres of Growth (Age 46)
  • Ms. Jane Nyla Fedoretz, Chief Talent & Transformation Officer

What is TransAlta Co. (TA.TO)'s stock symbol?

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

How do I buy shares of TransAlta Co. (TA.TO)?

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.

What is TransAlta Co. (TA.TO)'s stock price today?

One share of TA stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$11.06.

How big of a company is TransAlta Co. (TA.TO)?

TransAlta Co. (TA.TO) has a market capitalization of C$3.03 billion and generates C$2.17 billion in revenue each year. TransAlta Co. (TA.TO) employs 1,543 workers across the globe.

What is TransAlta Co. (TA.TO)'s official website?

The official website for TransAlta Co. (TA.TO) is www.transalta.com.

How can I contact TransAlta Co. (TA.TO)?

TransAlta Co. (TA.TO)'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 1/19/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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