Stantec Inc. (TSE:STN) (NYSE:STN) Director Russell Edward Wlad sold 10,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, January 17th. The stock was sold at an average price of C$35.57, for a total value of C$355,700.00.

Stantec Inc. (TSE STN) traded down C$0.13 on Friday, reaching C$35.25. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 142,875 shares, compared to its average volume of 201,356. The stock has a market cap of $4,020.00, a P/E ratio of 34.90 and a beta of 1.22. Stantec Inc. has a one year low of C$30.24 and a one year high of C$37.13.

Stantec (TSE:STN) (NYSE:STN) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November 9th. The company reported C$0.54 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of C$0.55 by C($0.01). Stantec had a return on equity of 9.76% and a net margin of 5.41%.

The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, January 11th. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 29th were issued a dividend of $0.125 per share. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, December 28th. This represents a $0.50 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.42%. Stantec’s payout ratio is currently 48.27%.

A number of equities research analysts recently issued reports on STN shares. CIBC raised their price target on Stantec from C$37.00 to C$38.00 in a research note on Monday, November 13th. Desjardins raised their price target on Stantec from C$39.00 to C$43.00 in a research note on Monday, November 13th. Canaccord Genuity raised their price target on Stantec from C$34.00 to C$36.00 in a research note on Tuesday, October 31st. Scotiabank reissued an “outperform” rating and set a C$40.00 price target on shares of Stantec in a research note on Friday, November 10th. Finally, Raymond James Financial raised their price target on Stantec from C$38.00 to C$41.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a research note on Friday, November 10th. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of C$39.50.

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About Stantec

Stantec Inc is a provider of professional services in the area of infrastructure and facilities for clients in the public and private sectors. The Company’s operates through four segments Consulting Services-Canada, Consulting Services-United States, Consulting Services-Global and Construction Services.

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