Suncor Energy (NYSE:SU) Getting Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Report Shows

Suncor Energy (NYSE:SU) Getting Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Report Shows

One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating, ten have issued a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company.

A number of other equities research analysts also recently weighed in on the stock. Canadian National Railway had 61 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Suncor Energy from a "strong sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Tuesday, September 12th. Suncor Energy has a 12-month low of $27.96 and a 12-month high of $36.71. The rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley on Friday, October 13 with "Overweight". The stock has an average rating of "Buy" and an average target price of $42.46. (NYSE:SU) on Thursday, October 27 to "Outperform" rating. The Current Ratio parades a figure of 0.9 .

Suncor Energy (NYSE:SU) (TSE:SU) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October 25th. They expect $0.35 EPS, up 20.69 % or $0.06 from last year's $0.29 per share. The firm had revenue of $6.40 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $6.80 billion.

Delineated as the total market value of all outstanding shares of the company, the current market cap for Suncor Energy valued at 56.47B. Investors of record on Friday, December 1st will be issued a $0.251 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 1st.

Volatility on a weekly basis sums at 1.64% * together with the monthly volatility of 1.54% *. After $0.41 actual EPS reported by Suncor Energy Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -14.63 % negative EPS growth. The stock of Suncor Energy Inc. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 64.84% of the company's stock. Suncor Energy's dividend payout ratio is now 60.84%. William Blair Investment Management LLC now owns 6,916,344 shares of the oil and gas producer's stock worth $226,411,000 after buying an additional 3,925,757 shares during the period. Gateway Investment Advisers LLC increased its position in shares of Suncor Energy by 0.7% during the second quarter. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank now owns 1,718,813 shares of the oil and gas producer's stock worth $47,631,000 after buying an additional 212,985 shares during the period. The company's stock had a trading volume of 2,116,529 shares. The fund owned 62,617,740 shares of the oil and gas producer's stock after buying an additional 3,103,397 shares during the period. This means, we can assume Suncor Energy will chip away at a rate of -3.50% every year for the next few years. If you are reading this report on another publication, it was stolen and reposted in violation of United States and global copyright and trademark laws. Bank of America upgraded the stock to "Neutral" rating in Thursday, January 12 report. Suncor Energy earned a daily sentiment score of 0.13 on Accern's scale. The firm primarily focuses on developing petroleum resource basins in Canada's Athabasca oil sands; explores, acquires, develops, produces, and markets natural gas and crude oil in Canada and internationally; transports and refines crude oil; markets petroleum and petrochemical products primarily in Canada; and markets third party petroleum products. It operates in Oil Sands; Exploration and Production; Refining and Marketing; and Corporate, Energy Trading and Eliminations divisions. The Company's Oil Sands segment includes Oil Sands operations and Oil Sands ventures operations.