Capital Power Co. (CPX.TO) (TSE:CPX) Senior Officer Sells C$1,374,808.68 in Stock

Capital Power Co. (CPX.TO) (TSE:CPX) Senior Officer Burness Kathryn Chisholm sold 38,851 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, December 29th. The stock was sold at an average price of C$35.39, for a total value of C$1,374,808.68. Following the transaction, the insider now owns 19,581 shares in the company, valued at C$692,906.97.

Burness Kathryn Chisholm also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Monday, December 7th, Burness Kathryn Chisholm sold 36,966 shares of Capital Power Co. (CPX.TO) stock. The stock was sold at an average price of C$35.27, for a total value of C$1,303,790.82.

Shares of CPX stock opened at C$34.98 on Friday. The stock’s 50-day moving average is C$33.95 and its two-hundred day moving average is C$30.22. The firm has a market cap of C$3.69 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 14.24. Capital Power Co. has a 1 year low of C$20.23 and a 1 year high of C$38.88. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 121.34, a quick ratio of 0.45 and a current ratio of 0.69.

Capital Power Co. (CPX.TO) (TSE:CPX) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday, November 2nd. The company reported C$0.66 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of C$0.72 by C($0.06). The business had revenue of C$421.00 million during the quarter. As a group, research analysts predict that Capital Power Co. will post 1.9899999 EPS for the current year.

A number of research firms have commented on CPX. Raymond James upped their price target on Capital Power Co. (CPX.TO) from C$36.50 to C$38.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a research note on Friday, December 4th. Atb Cap Markets cut Capital Power Co. (CPX.TO) from an “outperform” rating to a “sector perform” rating in a research note on Thursday, December 3rd. Royal Bank of Canada upped their price target on Capital Power Co. (CPX.TO) from C$31.00 to C$35.00 and gave the stock a “sector perform” rating in a research note on Friday, December 4th. CSFB cut Capital Power Co. (CPX.TO) from an “outperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note on Monday, December 7th. Finally, National Bank Financial increased their price objective on Capital Power Co. (CPX.TO) from C$38.00 to C$39.00 and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a research note on Thursday, December 10th. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of C$37.11.

Capital Power Co. (CPX.TO) Company Profile

Capital Power Corporation develops, acquires, owns, and operates power generation facilities in Canada and the United States. The company generates electricity from various energy sources, including natural and landfill gas, coal, wind, waste heat, solid fuels, and solar. It owns an approximately 6,500 megawatts of power generation capacity at 28 facilities.

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