Encana Corporation (NYSE: ECA) recently received a number of ratings updates from brokerages and research firms:

  • 10/1/2017 – Encana Corporation had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at TD Securities. They now have a $12.50 price target on the stock.
  • 9/29/2017 – Encana Corporation had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at GMP Securities. They now have a $16.00 price target on the stock.
  • 9/28/2017 – Encana Corporation was upgraded by analysts at Macquarie from a “neutral” rating to an “outperform” rating. They now have a $14.50 price target on the stock, up previously from $10.00.
  • 9/25/2017 – Encana Corporation had its price target raised by analysts at Royal Bank Of Canada from $13.00 to $15.00. They now have an “outperform” rating on the stock.
  • 9/15/2017 – Encana Corporation was upgraded by analysts at Sanford C. Bernstein from a “market perform” rating to an “outperform” rating. They now have a $14.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $10.00.
  • 8/29/2017 – Encana Corporation had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Jefferies Group LLC. They now have a $12.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $13.00.
  • 8/17/2017 – Encana Corporation was given a new $12.00 price target on by analysts at Canaccord Genuity. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 8/17/2017 – Encana Corporation was downgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating.

Shares of Encana Corporation (NYSE:ECA) opened at 11.62 on Wednesday. The company has a market cap of $11.31 billion, a P/E ratio of 13.85 and a beta of 2.12. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $10.08 and a 200-day moving average price of $10.16. Encana Corporation has a 52-week low of $8.01 and a 52-week high of $13.85.

Encana Corporation (NYSE:ECA) (TSE:ECA) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Friday, July 21st. The oil and gas company reported $0.18 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.03 by $0.15. The company had revenue of $1.08 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $773.19 million. Encana Corporation had a net margin of 19.09% and a return on equity of 6.25%. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.10 EPS. On average, equities analysts predict that Encana Corporation will post $0.51 EPS for the current year.

The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, September 29th. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 15th were issued a dividend of $0.015 per share. This represents a $0.06 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.52%. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, September 14th. Encana Corporation’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 6.98%.

Encana Corporation is an energy producer that is focused on developing its multi-basin portfolio of natural gas, oil and natural gas liquids (NGLs) producing plays. The Company’s operations also include the marketing of natural gas, oil and NGLs. All of its reserves and production are located in North America.

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