TransCanada Company Profile (TSE:TRP)

About TransCanada (TSE:TRP)

TransCanada logoTransCanada Corporation is an energy infrastructure company. The Company is engaged in the development and operation of North American energy infrastructure, including natural gas and liquids pipelines, power generation and natural gas storage facilities. Its segments include Canadian Natural Gas Pipelines, U.S. Natural Gas Pipelines, Mexico Natural Gas Pipelines, Liquids Pipelines and Energy. The Company operates in three businesses: Natural Gas Pipelines, Liquids Pipelines and Energy. The Natural Gas Pipelines and Liquids Pipelines segments principally consist of its respective natural gas and liquids pipelines in Canada, the United States and Mexico, as well as its regulated natural gas storage operations in the United States. The Energy segment includes its power operations and the non-regulated natural gas storage business in Canada. TransCanada PipeLines Limited (TCPL) is its principal operating subsidiary.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Industrial Metals & Minerals
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: TSE:TRP
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: C$54.71 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 871,000,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: C$62.24
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: C$62.92
  • 52 Week Range: C$57.36 - C$65.24
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 51.54
  • P/E Growth: 2.99
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: C$13.86 billion
  • Price / Sales: 3.95
  • Book Value: C$23.54 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.67
  • Dividend Yield: 3.9%
  • EBITDA: C$6.55 billion
  • Net Margins: 30.31%
  • Return on Equity: 17.26%
  • Return on Assets: 4.47%
  • Average Volume: 1.28 million shs.
  • Short Ratio: 20.28

Frequently Asked Questions for TransCanada (TSE:TRP)

What is TransCanada's stock symbol?

TransCanada trades on the Tornton Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "TRP."

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

TransCanada declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, July 31st. Investors of record on Friday, September 29th will be given a dividend of 0.625 per share on Tuesday, October 31st. This represents a $2.50 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.98%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 28th. This is an increase from TransCanada's previous quarterly dividend of $0.48. View TransCanada's Dividend History.

When will TransCanada make its next earnings announcement?

TransCanada is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November, 7th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for TransCanada.

Where is TransCanada's stock going? Where will TransCanada's stock price be in 2017?

6 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for TransCanada's stock. Their forecasts range from C$66.00 to C$79.00. On average, they anticipate TransCanada's share price to reach C$71.75 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for TransCanada.

Who are some of TransCanada's key competitors?

Who are TransCanada's key executives?

TransCanada's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Russell K. Girling, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Donald R. Marchand, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Kristine L. Delkus, Executive Vice-President - Stakeholder Relations, General Counsel
  • Wendy L. Hanrahan, Executive Vice President - Corporate Services
  • Karl R. Johannson, Executive Vice President, President - Natural Gas Pipelines
  • Paul E. Miller, Executive Vice President, President - Liquids Pipelines
  • Francois L. Poirier, Executive Vice President - Strategy and Corporate Development
  • William C. Taylor, Executive Vice President, President - Energy
  • Christine R. Johnston, Vice President - Law, Corporate Secretary
  • Siim A. Vanaselja CPA, Non-Executive Independent Chairman of the Board

How do I buy TransCanada stock?

Shares of TransCanada 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 TransCanada's stock price today?

One share of TransCanada stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$62.81.

MarketBeat Community Rating for TransCanada (TSE TRP)
Community Ranking:  3.0 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  279 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  187 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  466
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about TransCanada 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 TransCanada (TSE:TRP) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: C$71.75
Consensus Price Target History for TransCanada (TSE:TRP)
Price Target History for TransCanada (TSE:TRP)
Analysts' Ratings History for TransCanada (TSE:TRP)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/31/2017BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingOutperformC$73.00View Rating Details
7/31/2017TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuyC$77.00 -> C$79.00View Rating Details
6/15/2017ScotiabankBoost Price TargetOutperformC$71.00 -> C$72.00View Rating Details
6/15/2017CIBCBoost Price TargetC$68.00 -> C$70.00View Rating Details
5/15/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperformC$72.00 -> C$76.00View Rating Details
3/31/2017Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
3/14/2017GMP SecuritiesLower Price TargetC$70.00 -> C$68.00View Rating Details
1/25/2017National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetC$63.00 -> C$66.00View Rating Details
11/18/2016CSFBReiterated RatingOutperformC$70.00View Rating Details
9/1/2016Bank of America CorpReiterated RatingBuyC$68.00View Rating Details
4/4/2016FirstEnergy CorporationBoost Price TargetC$47.00 -> C$53.00View Rating Details
4/1/2016Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeGlobal Focus List -> NAView Rating Details
3/31/2016Citigroup Inc.UpgradeNeutral -> BuyC$50.00 -> C$55.00View Rating Details
2/12/2016FirstEnergy CapitalBoost Price TargetC$46.00 -> C$47.00View Rating Details
12/15/2015J P Morgan Chase & CoInitiated CoverageOverweightC$64.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/16/2015 forward)


Earnings History for TransCanada (TSE:TRP)
Earnings by Quarter for TransCanada (TSE:TRP)
Earnings History by Quarter for TransCanada (TSE TRP)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/30/2017C$0.69N/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2014C$0.51C$0.47C$2.23 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2014C$0.60C$0.60C$2.26 billionC$2.88 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for TransCanada (TSE:TRP)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.99 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for TransCanada (TSE TRP)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for TransCanada (TSE:TRP)
Insider Trades by Quarter for TransCanada (TSE:TRP)
Insider Trades by Quarter for TransCanada (TSE:TRP)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/14/2017Mark YeomansDirectorSell1,400C$62.65C$87,710.00
9/11/2017Stephanie WilsonDirectorSell1,000C$62.48C$62,480.00
8/24/2017Geoff MurrayDirectorSell6,027C$63.33C$381,689.91
8/23/2017Geoff MurrayDirectorSell100C$63.49C$6,349.00
8/15/2017Louis BergeronDirectorBuy980C$62.76C$61,504.80
8/9/2017Louis BergeronDirectorBuy800C$63.14C$50,512.00
8/8/2017Louis BergeronDirectorBuy1,000C$63.68C$63,680.00
8/3/2017Donald R MarchandInsiderSell34,400C$64.75C$2,227,400.00
8/3/2017Louis BergeronDirectorBuy500C$64.31C$32,155.00
8/2/2017Donald R MarchandInsiderSell13,100C$64.75C$848,225.00
8/1/2017Kevin E BensonDirectorSell10,000C$64.13C$641,300.00
6/22/2017Louis BergeronDirectorBuy500C$62.05C$31,025.00
6/20/2017Louis BergeronDirectorBuy940C$62.62C$58,862.80
6/19/2017Derek Hudson BurneyDirectorBuy2,000C$63.68C$127,360.00
6/16/2017David M KohlenbergInsiderSell10,411C$63.21C$658,079.31
6/15/2017Louis BergeronDirectorBuy1,000C$62.24C$62,240.00
6/14/2017Louis BergeronDirectorBuy1,200C$63.15C$75,780.00
6/12/2017Mark YeomansDirectorSell1,233C$64.06C$78,985.98
6/8/2017Russell GirlingInsiderBuy100,000C$36.90C$3,690,000.00
6/7/2017Louis BergeronDirectorBuy1,100C$63.12C$69,432.00
5/31/2017Louis BergeronDirectorBuy480C$62.60C$30,048.00
5/30/2017Louis BergeronDirectorBuy1,200C$63.07C$75,684.00
5/17/2017David A DiakowDirectorBuy300C$62.26C$18,678.00
5/17/2017Wendy HanrahanInsiderBuy1,600C$62.35C$99,760.00
5/15/2017Der Put Jan VanDirectorSell1,000C$64.59C$64,590.00
5/11/2017Wendy HanrahanInsiderBuy80C$63.29C$5,063.20
5/10/2017Dean K FergusonDirectorSell100C$64.01C$6,401.00
5/9/2017Stãƒâ©Phan CrétierDirectorBuy15,380C$64.14C$986,473.20
4/6/2017Wendy HanrahanInsiderBuy185C$62.92C$11,640.20
4/5/2017Alex PourbaixInsiderSell45,854C$62.42C$2,862,206.68
4/5/2017Dean C PatryDirectorBuy1,600C$62.23C$99,568.00
4/3/2017Francois Lionel PoirierDirectorBuy10,000C$60.92C$609,200.00
3/24/2017John J McwilliamsDirectorSell291C$62.42C$18,164.22
3/22/2017John F SoiniDirectorSell900C$61.41C$55,269.00
3/17/2017Terry J BennettDirectorSell609C$61.75C$37,605.75
3/13/2017Ronald L CookInsiderSell1,400C$62.24C$87,136.00
3/7/2017Dave SchultzInsiderSell11,282C$62.00C$699,484.00
3/7/2017John J McwilliamsDirectorSell85C$62.11C$5,279.35
3/3/2017Russell GirlingInsiderSell32,600C$60.79C$1,981,754.00
3/2/2017Robert E JonesDirectorSell2,400C$61.14C$146,736.00
2/28/2017Kristine DelkusDirectorSell688C$61.47C$42,291.36
2/27/2017Tracy RobinsonDirectorBuy2,600C$60.50C$157,300.00
2/23/2017Mary Patricia SalomoneDirectorBuy1,000C$47.00C$47,000.00
2/23/2017William C TaylorInsiderSell1,500C$61.47C$92,205.00
2/22/2017Patrick M KeysDirectorSell500C$62.49C$31,245.00
2/21/2017Dave SchultzInsiderSell9,059C$62.50C$566,187.50
9/8/2016John F SoiniDirectorSell200C$60.80C$12,160.00
9/6/2016Christine R JohnstonDirectorSell430C$61.15C$26,294.50
8/5/2016Karl JohannsonInsiderSell700C$60.99C$42,693.00
3/23/2016Joel E HunterDirectorSell10,000C$49.65C$496,500.00
3/23/2016Steven D BeckerInsiderSell400C$49.62C$19,848.00
3/22/2016Brandon M AndersonDirectorBuy350C$37.41C$13,093.50
12/21/2015Mark YeomansDirectorSell323C$45.76C$14,780.48
12/18/2015Paula Rosput ReynoldsDirectorBuy1,500C$32.86C$49,290.00
12/18/2015Ronald L CookInsiderSell600C$45.93C$27,558.00
12/16/2015Alex PourbaixInsiderSell15,000C$47.53C$712,950.00
12/16/2015Der Put Jan VanDirectorSell1,922C$47.49C$91,275.78
12/15/2015William C TaylorInsiderSell12,675C$46.34C$587,359.50
12/11/2015Der Put Jan VanDirectorSell2,084C$44.08C$91,862.72
12/11/2015Lee G HobbsInsiderSell100C$44.06C$4,406.00
12/10/2015Paul F MacgregorInsiderSell30C$44.83C$1,344.90
12/9/2015James M BaggsInsiderSell1,638C$43.71C$71,596.98
12/9/2015Siim A VanaseljaDirectorBuy8,300C$42.36C$351,588.00
12/7/2015John Edward LoweDirectorBuy5,000C$30.22C$151,080.00
11/5/2015Ronald L CookInsiderSell1,200C$45.14C$54,168.00
9/11/2015Paul E MillerDirectorBuy1,000C$42.83C$42,829.00
9/1/2015Paul E MillerDirectorBuy1,000C$44.07C$44,068.00
8/26/2015Donald R MarchandInsiderBuy1,000C$43.30C$43,300.00
8/25/2015Robert E JonesDirectorBuy1,000C$44.35C$44,347.00
6/3/2015Wendy HanrahanInsiderBuy2,000C$53.25C$106,500.00
5/5/2015Alex PourbaixInsiderBuy10,800C$55.15C$595,586.52
4/2/2015Eric W TatarchukDirectorSell1,803C$54.24C$97,794.72
3/30/2015Eric W TatarchukDirectorSell1,500C$55.18C$82,770.00
3/30/2015Michael SouthamInsiderSell1,200C$54.84C$65,808.00
3/19/2015Karl JohannsonInsiderSell8,000C$55.46C$443,640.00
3/10/2015Donald R MarchandInsiderBuy1,000C$54.35C$54,350.00
3/6/2015Paul E MillerDirectorBuy5,000C$54.74C$273,713.50
12/10/2014Derek Hudson BurneyDirectorBuy2,703C$52.23C$141,189.31
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for TransCanada (TSE:TRP)
Latest Headlines for TransCanada (TSE:TRP)
DateHeadline logoCanada’s Pipeline Industry Takes Another Hit - October 15 at 7:44 AM logoTransCanada Co. (TRP) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Analysts - October 12 at 4:46 AM logoTrump administration: Court can't suspend pipeline decision - October 11 at 8:50 AM logoCanadian Energy Stocks under Review, Enbridge, TransCanada, and Pembina Pipeline - October 11 at 8:50 AM logoTransCanada Terminates Energy East Pipeline Project - Nasdaq - October 6 at 8:40 PM logoTransCanada cancels major pipeline project, will take hit in Q4 - Houston Business Journal - October 6 at 8:40 PM logoTransCanada Corp. : TRP-CA: Dividend Analysis : September 29th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : September 29, 2017 - October 3 at 1:46 PM logoEnergy Transfer Partners Prices Senior Notes Worth $2.25B - September 20 at 10:13 AM logoExxonMobil's (XOM) Harvey-Hit Beaumont Unit May Resume Work - September 19 at 8:44 AM logoTransCanada Co. (TRP) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Analysts - September 17 at 4:40 AM logoInsider Selling: TransCanada Co. (TRP) Director Sells 1,400 Shares of Stock - September 15 at 1:22 PM logoBP Midstream Partners' IPO Plans for US Pipelines on Track - September 14 at 11:42 AM logoTransCanada Co. (TRP) Director Sells C$62,480.00 in Stock - September 13 at 4:36 PM logoTransCanada Releases Corporate Social Responsibility Report, Featuring Enhanced Disclosure on Key Sustainability Topics - September 13 at 10:23 AM logo3 Dividend-Growth Stocks Poised to Hike Their Payouts - The Motley Fool Canada - September 12 at 11:13 AM logoA Company Specifically Created For Income Investors - 6.6% Yield - Seeking Alpha - September 12 at 11:13 AM logoCanada regulator's plan for review of Energy East pipeline under fire - September 8 at 8:29 PM logoTransCanada may abandon Energy East pipe facing tougher review - Reuters - September 8 at 9:27 AM logoIBD Rating Upgrades: TransCanada Flashes Improved Relative Price Strength - September 8 at 9:27 AM logoTransCanada Seeks 30-day suspension of Energy East Pipeline and Eastern Mainline Project Applications - September 8 at 9:27 AM logoTransCanada may abandon Energy East pipe facing tougher review - September 8 at 9:27 AM logoPRESS DIGEST-Canada - Sept 8 - September 8 at 9:26 AM logoCANADA STOCKS-TSX futures down; jobs report, Hurricane Irma in focus - September 8 at 9:26 AM logoTransCanada to extend Keystone System Open Season - September 7 at 10:14 AM logoHarvey damage prompts TransCanada to extend pipeline open season - September 7 at 10:14 AM logoCanadian Energy Stocks under Review, Enbridge TransCanada, Pembina Pipeline, and Veresen - September 6 at 9:21 AM logoKinder Morgan's (KMI) Project Faces Objections From Natives - Nasdaq - August 31 at 11:09 AM logoSinopec's 1H17 Profit Surges Y/Y Backed by Chemical Segment - Nasdaq - August 29 at 8:52 PM logoDenbury Suspends Operations in Houston due to Storm Harvey - Nasdaq - August 29 at 8:52 PM logoInsider Selling: TransCanada Co. (TRP) Director Sells 6,027 Shares of Stock - August 24 at 7:34 PM logoCanada regulator to consider indirect emissions for Energy East pipeline - Seeking Alpha - August 24 at 3:47 PM logoCanada to consider indirect emissions for TransCanada Energy East pipe - August 24 at 3:47 PM logoTransCanada Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : TRP-CA : August 24, 2017 - August 24 at 3:47 PM logoTransCanada Co. (TRP) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages - August 23 at 4:44 AM logoWhat Conflict Lies ahead for TransCanada’s Keystone XL Pipeline Project? - August 22 at 7:19 AM logoTransCanada - Top-Tier Massive Midstream Company - Seeking Alpha - August 19 at 8:25 AM logoLouis Bergeron Acquires 980 Shares of TransCanada Co. (TRP) Stock - August 17 at 4:58 PM logoTechnical Research on Oil and Gas Equities -- Energy Transfer Partners, QEP Resources, TransCanada, and Williams ... - PR Newswire (press release) - August 17 at 8:33 AM logoETFs with exposure to TransCanada Corp. : August 16, 2017 - August 17 at 8:33 AM logoTransCanada Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : TRP-CA : August 10, 2017 - August 11 at 8:55 AM logoKeystone XL opponents vow long fight as Nebraska hearing concludes - August 11 at 8:55 AM logo4 Things TransCanada Corp.'s CEO Wants You to Know About What It Accomplished in the Second Quarter - Motley Fool - August 10 at 8:57 AM logoLouis Bergeron Buys 1,000 Shares of TransCanada Co. (TRP) Stock - August 9 at 10:48 PM logoTransCanada Co. (TRP) Director Louis Bergeron Purchases 800 Shares - August 9 at 10:46 PM logoKeystone XL pipeline representatives quizzed in Nebraska hearings - Nasdaq - August 9 at 8:24 AM logoKeystone XL foes question proposed route through Nebraska - August 9 at 8:24 AM logoKeystone XL's Path Up for Grabs as Nebraska Commission Weighs In - August 8 at 7:41 AM logoAttorney grills company officials in Keystone XL hearing - August 8 at 7:41 AM logoKeystone XL pipeline representatives quizzed in Nebraska hearings - August 8 at 7:41 AM logoPRESS DIGEST- Canada- Aug 8 - August 8 at 7:41 AM



TransCanada (TRP) Chart for Monday, October, 16, 2017

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