Canadian Pacific Kansas City Limited (TSE:CP) Receives Average Rating of “Moderate Buy” from Analysts

Canadian Pacific Kansas City Limited (TSE:CPGet Free Report) (NYSE:CP) has been given a consensus rating of “Moderate Buy” by the thirteen research firms that are covering the stock, Marketbeat.com reports. Five equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and eight have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average 12 month price objective among analysts that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is C$120.63.

Several equities analysts have commented on CP shares. Raymond James raised their target price on shares of Canadian Pacific Kansas City from C$120.00 to C$130.00 and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a report on Monday, April 22nd. Sanford C. Bernstein raised their target price on shares of Canadian Pacific Kansas City from C$117.00 to C$118.00 and gave the company a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, April 15th. Barclays raised their target price on shares of Canadian Pacific Kansas City from C$120.00 to C$130.00 in a report on Thursday, April 4th. BMO Capital Markets raised their target price on shares of Canadian Pacific Kansas City from C$125.00 to C$133.00 in a report on Monday, April 8th. Finally, Desjardins raised their price target on shares of Canadian Pacific Kansas City from C$118.00 to C$130.00 and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, April 12th.

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Insider Transactions at Canadian Pacific Kansas City

In other news, Senior Officer Nadeem Velani sold 1,000 shares of Canadian Pacific Kansas City stock in a transaction on Wednesday, March 13th. The shares were sold at an average price of C$123.30, for a total value of C$123,300.00. In other news, Senior Officer Keith E. Creel sold 59,925 shares of Canadian Pacific Kansas City stock in a transaction on Wednesday, April 10th. The shares were sold at an average price of C$119.53, for a total value of C$7,162,691.43. Also, Senior Officer Nadeem Velani sold 1,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, March 13th. The shares were sold at an average price of C$123.30, for a total transaction of C$123,300.00. In the last 90 days, insiders have sold 146,605 shares of company stock worth $16,935,107. Company insiders own 0.03% of the company’s stock.

Canadian Pacific Kansas City Stock Down 0.9 %

Shares of CP stock opened at C$106.29 on Friday. The firm has a fifty day moving average of C$112.52 and a 200-day moving average of C$110.53. The company has a quick ratio of 0.42, a current ratio of 0.49 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 51.94. Canadian Pacific Kansas City has a 12-month low of C$94.45 and a 12-month high of C$123.37. The company has a market capitalization of C$99.14 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 26.24, a P/E/G ratio of 2.32 and a beta of 0.77.

Canadian Pacific Kansas City (TSE:CPGet Free Report) (NYSE:CP) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, April 24th. The company reported C$0.93 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts’ consensus estimates of C$0.95 by C($0.02). The firm had revenue of C$3.52 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of C$3.52 billion. Canadian Pacific Kansas City had a net margin of 28.26% and a return on equity of 9.36%. As a group, equities research analysts predict that Canadian Pacific Kansas City will post 4.1603293 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Canadian Pacific Kansas City Announces Dividend

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, July 29th. Stockholders of record on Friday, June 28th will be given a $0.19 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, June 28th. This represents a $0.76 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.72%. Canadian Pacific Kansas City’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is currently 18.77%.

Canadian Pacific Kansas City Company Profile

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Canadian Pacific Kansas City Limited, together with its subsidiaries, owns and operates a transcontinental freight railway in Canada, the United States, and Mexico. The company transports bulk commodities, including grain, coal, potash, fertilizers, and sulphur; merchandise freight, such as forest products, energy, chemicals and plastics, metals, minerals, consumer products, and automotive; and intermodal traffic comprising retail goods in overseas containers.

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