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TransAlta TSX:TA Stock Report

Last Price

CA$12.97

Market Cap

CA$3.5b

7D

2.7%

1Y

-4.8%

Updated

29 Jan, 2023

Data

Company Financials +

TA Stock Overview

TransAlta Corporation owns, operates, and develops a diverse fleet of electrical power generation assets in Canada, the United States, and Australia.

TA fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation4/6
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance3/6
Financial Health2/6
Dividends1/6

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TransAlta Corporation Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for TransAlta
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceCA$12.97
52 Week HighCA$15.28
52 Week LowCA$10.52
Beta1.08
1 Month Change7.10%
3 Month Change8.08%
1 Year Change-4.84%
3 Year Change31.28%
5 Year Change94.74%
Change since IPO-7.36%

Recent News & Updates

Why TransAlta Corporation (TSE:TA) Could Be Worth Watching

Dec 28
Why TransAlta Corporation (TSE:TA) Could Be Worth Watching

Recent updates

Why TransAlta Corporation (TSE:TA) Could Be Worth Watching

Dec 28
Why TransAlta Corporation (TSE:TA) Could Be Worth Watching

Does TransAlta (TSE:TA) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

Aug 08
Does TransAlta (TSE:TA) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

Does TransAlta (TSE:TA) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

May 03
Does TransAlta (TSE:TA) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

Is TransAlta (TSE:TA) Using Too Much Debt?

Jan 11
Is TransAlta (TSE:TA) Using Too Much Debt?

TransAlta (TSE:TA) Has A Somewhat Strained Balance Sheet

Sep 26
TransAlta (TSE:TA) Has A Somewhat Strained Balance Sheet

Does TransAlta (TSE:TA) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

Jun 07
Does TransAlta (TSE:TA) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

Allen Hagerman Just Bought A Sprinkling of Shares In TransAlta Corporation (TSE:TA)

Mar 10
Allen Hagerman Just Bought A Sprinkling of Shares In TransAlta Corporation (TSE:TA)

Health Check: How Prudently Does TransAlta (TSE:TA) Use Debt?

Mar 08
Health Check: How Prudently Does TransAlta (TSE:TA) Use Debt?

Have Insiders Been Buying TransAlta Corporation (TSE:TA) Shares This Year?

Feb 02
Have Insiders Been Buying TransAlta Corporation (TSE:TA) Shares This Year?

Shareholder Returns

TACA Renewable EnergyCA Market
7D2.7%0.1%0.6%
1Y-4.8%-3.4%-0.6%

Return vs Industry: TA underperformed the Canadian Renewable Energy industry which returned -3.4% over the past year.

Return vs Market: TA underperformed the Canadian Market which returned -0.6% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is TA's price volatile compared to industry and market?
TA volatility
TA Average Weekly Movement4.3%
Renewable Energy Industry Average Movement4.6%
Market Average Movement9.9%
10% most volatile stocks in CA Market19.2%
10% least volatile stocks in CA Market3.9%

Stable Share Price: TA is less volatile than 75% of Canadian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.

Volatility Over Time: TA's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
19091,282John Kousiniorishttps://www.transalta.com

TransAlta Corporation owns, operates, and develops a diverse fleet of electrical power generation assets in Canada, the United States, and Australia. It operates through four segments: Hydro, Wind and Solar, Gas, and Energy Transition. owns and operates hydro, wind and solar, natural gas-fired, and coal-fired facilities.

TransAlta Corporation Fundamentals Summary

How do TransAlta's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
TA fundamental statistics
Market CapCA$3.50b
Earnings (TTM)CA$89.00m
Revenue (TTM)CA$2.73b

39.3x

P/E Ratio

1.3x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
TA income statement (TTM)
RevenueCA$2.73b
Cost of RevenueCA$1.67b
Gross ProfitCA$1.07b
Other ExpensesCA$976.00m
EarningsCA$89.00m

Last Reported Earnings

Sep 30, 2022

Next Earnings Date

Feb 23, 2023

Earnings per share (EPS)0.33
Gross Margin38.98%
Net Profit Margin3.26%
Debt/Equity Ratio163.3%

How did TA perform over the long term?

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Dividends

1.7%

Current Dividend Yield

62%

Payout Ratio

Does TA pay a reliable dividends?

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When do you need to buy TA by to receive an upcoming dividend?
TransAlta dividend dates
Ex Dividend DateFeb 28 2023
Dividend Pay DateApr 01 2023
Days until Ex dividend29 days
Days until Dividend pay date61 days

Does TA pay a reliable dividends?

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