TransCanada Corporation (NYSE: TRP), is firmly in the large market cap category with market cap of 42.88 B. To be considered a large market cap stock companies have to be valued at more than $10 billion. The current price for TransCanada Corporation is 50.08 (with a change from open of 0.00%), this in conjunction with a target price of 54.01. Volume today has so far reached 0, with an average volume of about 1309.81. The GAP for this stock, is 0.00%.
The P/E ratio is 96.49, bringing the forward P/E to a value of 20.14. The current EPS for TransCanada Corporation, is 0.52, with a EPS growth for this year coming to a value of 109.30%. Performance has been interesting with performance year to date coming to 10.92%.
Looking further into the growth statistics for TransCanada Corporation, EPS is looking like it will grow 9.52% in the next year. Looking even further it is projected to be 6.15%. Quarter over quarter is 106.70% for EPS growth and for sales growth quarter over quarter it is 35.50%. Looking at past EPS growth statistics we see that for the past five years it has been -40.40%. Sales growth for the past five years has in fact been 9.80%.
Looking at the ownership, we see that the insider ownership is at *TBA and institutional ownership is 60.20%. Shares outstanding is 856.18, while shares float is at a value of 856.18. Float short for TransCanada Corporation is 0.75% and the short ratio is 4.89.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 2.06, while the total debt/equity comes to 2.26. The ability to meet these debts, means that the current ratio is 0.9, and the quick ratio is 0.8. The most recent gross margin is 52.70% and their operating margin is 23.80%. The profit margin is 3.80%.
TransCanada Corporation has seen returns on assets of 0.60%, and on investment, 3.30%. Return on equity is 2.90%. Price/Earnings to growth ratio is 15.68. Price/Sales ratio is at a value of 4.07, with Price/book ratio coming to 2.7 and Price/cash is 61.01, and finally Price/Free cash Flow is *TBA.
The simple moving averages are 4.33% and 7.80% for 20 day and 200 day simple moving average respectively. For the 52 week high and low the 52 week high is -0.10% and the 52 week low is 17.31%.
TransCanada Corporation has a dividend yield of 3.35%, with a current price of 50.08. The ability to pay this means the payout ratio is 286.90%. This is in an industry, Oil & Gas Pipelines, with equally high dividends from other companies in this sector, which it is Basic Materials. TransCanada Corporation is based in Canada.
Performance in the Oil & Gas Pipelines industry means that TransCanada Corporation has seen performance for the past week of 3.62%, with performance for the month coming to 5.79%. Looking at the data for the quarter it is at a value of 5.14%, and for the half year the performance is 6.37%. Volatility for this week is 1.36% and for the month this is 1.29%.
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