Enbridge Receives Consensus Rating of “Buy” from Analysts (NYSE:ENB)
Shares of Enbridge (NYSE:ENB) have earned a consensus rating of “Buy” from the eight analysts that are covering the company, AnalystRatingsNetwork.com reports. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating on the company. The average twelve-month price target among brokerages that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is $59.50.
A number of analysts have recently weighed in on ENB shares. Analysts at TD Securities raised their price target on shares of Enbridge from C$58.00 to C$59.00 in a research note on Tuesday, August 5th. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock. Separately, analysts at Goldman Sachs downgraded shares of Enbridge from a “conviction-buy” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 30th. Finally, analysts at Credit Suisse initiated coverage on shares of Enbridge in a research note on Wednesday, July 9th. They set a “neutral” rating on the stock.
Shares of Enbridge (NYSE:ENB) opened at 49.83 on Wednesday. Enbridge has a 52 week low of $39.98 and a 52 week high of $51.23. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $49.13 and its 200-day moving average is $46.74. The company has a market cap of $42.168 billion and a P/E ratio of 34.72.
Enbridge (NYSE:ENB) last released its earnings data on Friday, August 1st. The company reported $0.40 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.39 by $0.01. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.38 earnings per share. On average, analysts predict that Enbridge will post $1.92 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which is scheduled for Monday, September 1st. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 15th will be given a dividend of $0.3236 per share. This represents a $1.29 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.60%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, August 13th.
Enbridge Inc (NYSE:ENB) transports and distributes energy across North America.