Are You Thinking About Investing In Canadian Pacific Railway?

Shares of Canadian Pacific Railway have moved -1.8% today, and are now trading at a price of $69.42. In contrast, the S&P 500 index saw a 0.0% change. Today's trading volume is 3,380,213 compared to the stock's average volume of 1,888,523.

Canadian Pacific Kansas City Limited, together with its subsidiaries, owns and operates a transcontinental freight railway in Canada and the United States. Based in Calgary, Canada the company has 17,608 full time employees and a market cap of $64,682,602,496. Canadian Pacific Railway currently offers its equity investors a dividend that yields 1.1% per year.

The company is now trading -22.39% away from its average analyst target price of $89.44 per share. The 25 analysts following the stock have set target prices ranging from $78.64 to $119.83, and on average give Canadian Pacific Railway a rating of buy.

Over the last 12 months CP shares have declined by -9.0%, which represents a difference of -21.0% when compared to the S&P 500. The stock's 52 week high is $85.4 per share and its 52 week low is $68.92. Based on Canadian Pacific Railway's average net margin growth of 7.6% over the last 6 years, its core business remains strong and the stock price may recover in the long term.

Date Reported Total Revenue ($ k) Net Profit ($ k) Net Margins (%) YoY Growth (%)
2023 10,214,000 4,286,000 42 5.0
2022 8,814,000 3,517,000 40 11.11
2021 7,995,000 2,852,000 36 12.5
2020 7,710,000 2,444,000 32 3.23
2019 7,792,000 2,440,000 31 14.81
2018 7,316,000 1,951,000 27
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