Your browser is no longer supported. Please, upgrade your browser.
We’ve released a new Beta version of our Futures section! Try it now. We look forward to your feedback! ×
TransAlta Corp.
Index- P/E24.07 EPS (ttm)0.42 Insider Own2.23% Shs Outstand276.46M Perf Week1.71%
Market Cap2.80B Forward P/E46.16 EPS next Y0.22 Insider Trans0.00% Shs Float275.90M Perf Month8.59%
Income115.10M PEG- EPS next Q0.04 Inst Own61.70% Short Float3.10% Perf Quarter15.83%
Sales2.14B P/S1.31 EPS this Y295.20% Inst Trans1.28% Short Ratio49.39 Perf Half Y8.83%
Book/sh6.75 P/B1.50 EPS next Y4.78% ROA1.50% Target Price11.50 Perf Year-10.89%
Cash/sh0.12 P/C81.73 EPS next 5Y-9.30% ROE6.50% 52W Range8.17 - 12.02 Perf YTD13.28%
Dividend0.58 P/FCF26.05 EPS past 5Y-4.60% ROI6.80% 52W High-15.92% Beta0.47
Dividend %5.74% Quick Ratio0.50 Sales past 5Y-1.10% Gross Margin97.90% 52W Low23.80% ATR0.21
Employees2786 Current Ratio0.60 Sales Q/Q22.30% Oper. Margin16.60% RSI (14)68.07 Volatility2.06% 1.80%
OptionableNo Debt/Eq1.73 EPS Q/Q326.30% Profit Margin5.20% Rel Volume0.62 Prev Close10.06
ShortableYes LT Debt/Eq1.41 EarningsApr 29 BMO Payout168.90% Avg Volume173.29K Price10.11
Recom3.20 SMA205.58% SMA508.73% SMA2003.00% Volume108,228 Change0.50%
Jan-28-11Downgrade RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform → Underperform $21 → $19
Jan-05-11Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform $22 → $21
Feb-25-10Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform $24 → $23
Oct-29-09Upgrade Canaccord Adams Hold → Buy
Jun-30-09Downgrade Credit Suisse Outperform → Neutral
Apr-29-09Upgrade Canaccord Adams Hold → Buy
Mar-30-09Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform $28 → $23
Jul-22-08Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Sector Perform $35 → $42
Oct-18-07Downgrade Canaccord Adams Hold → Sell
Jul-30-07Upgrade RBC Capital Mkts Underperform → Sector Perform $27 → $31
Jul-23-07Downgrade CIBC Wrld Mkts Sector Outperform → Sector Perform
Jul-19-07Reiterated RBC Capital Mkts Underperform $24 → $27
Jan-29-07Reiterated BMO Capital Markets Underperform $18.60 → $22.50
Apr-23-15 06:05PM  CE Generation LLC. -- Moody's downgrades CE Gen to B1 from Ba2; outlook stable at Moody's
Apr-07-15 04:24PM  Media Advisory: TransAlta First Quarter 2015 Results, Conference Call and Annual Meeting of Shareholders at noodls
04:11PM  Media Advisory: TransAlta First Quarter 2015 Results, Conference Call and Annual Meeting of Shareholders Marketwired
Mar-24-15 09:40AM  Canada Stocks to Watch: Tecsys, Webtech, Lumenpulse and more at The Wall Street Journal
Mar-23-15 04:08PM  TransAlta Corporation unlocks value through $1.78 Billion transaction with TransAlta Renewables at noodls
Mar-20-15 05:48PM  TransAlta & DUET Group Unit Build Natural Gas Pipeline - Analyst Blog
Mar-19-15 07:51PM  TransAlta Completes Natural Gas Pipeline in Western Australia at noodls
07:42PM  TransAlta Completes Natural Gas Pipeline in Western Australia Marketwired
Mar-06-15 03:23PM  TransAlta Corporation -- Moody's Affirms TransAlta's ratings; outlook remains negative at Moody's
Feb-26-15 01:04PM  TRANSALTA CORP Financials
Feb-19-15 08:08AM  TransAlta Reports Strong Results for the Fourth Quarter of 2014 - Outlook for 2015 is in line with 2014 at noodls
07:47AM  TransAlta Reports Strong Results for the Fourth Quarter of 2014 Marketwired
Feb-06-15 11:16AM  Ontario Energy Board Notice regarding TransAltas Application for Determination of Preliminary Issues in Complaint regarding Daily Contract Quantity (DCQ) Obligation Interpretation at noodls
Jan-23-15 06:40PM  TransAlta Declares Dividends at noodls
06:23PM  TransAlta Declares Dividends Marketwired
Jan-22-15 04:38PM  Media Advisory: TransAlta Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Results, Conference Call and Discussion of 2015 Outlook at noodls
04:25PM  Media Advisory: TransAlta Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Results, Conference Call and Discussion of 2015 Outlook Marketwired
Jan-08-15 04:15PM  TransAlta receives investment grade credit rating from Fitch Ratings Marketwired
Dec-10-14 07:00AM  Utilities' Dividends Still Best of Breed Morningstar
Nov-14-14 08:45AM  TransAlta Announces Major Maintenance Agreement for Alberta Coal Facilities Marketwired
Nov-06-14 09:30AM  TransAlta Travels to Peru to Help Light Up the World Marketwired
Oct-30-14 07:54AM  TransAlta Reports Third Quarter 2014 Results Marketwired
Oct-29-14 06:57PM  TransAlta Declares Dividends Marketwired
02:26PM  Media Advisory: TransAlta 2014 Investor Day Conference Marketwired
Oct-24-14 01:00PM  Analyzing Westmoreland Coal Companys seaborne coal business Market Realist
Oct-07-14 04:35PM  Media Advisory: TransAlta Third Quarter 2014 Results, Conference Call Marketwired
Sep-24-14 12:13PM  TransAlta Receives Prestigious Award for Aboriginal Relations Program Marketwired
Sep-19-14 06:02PM  NYSE stocks posting largest percentage increases AP
Sep-17-14 08:06AM  TransAlta Corp. (TAC) in Focus: Stock Moves 6.8% Higher Zacks
Sep-16-14 08:44AM  TransAlta Appoints Mr. John P. Dielwart to its Board of Directors Marketwired +6.80%
Aug-26-14 06:06PM  TransAlta Appoints Mr. Thomas Jenkins to its Board of Directors Marketwired
Aug-18-14 03:09PM  Dawn Farrell, the President and CEO of TransAlta Corporation (TAC), Interviews with The Wall Street Transcript Wall Street Transcript
Jul-30-14 07:30AM  TransAlta Reports Second Quarter 2014 Results Marketwired
Jul-28-14 03:01PM  TransAlta Corporation -- Moody's states no impact on TransAlta's rating or outlook with Port Hedland announcement at Moody's
09:50AM  Canada Stocks to Watch: Athabasca Oil, TransAlta, SNC-Lavalin at The Wall Street Journal
07:32AM  TransAlta to build highly efficient power station in Western Australia Marketwired
Jul-23-14 06:08PM  15 Clean Energy Yield Cos: Where's The Yield? at Seeking Alpha
07:20AM  5 Top Dividend Stocks for Your Portfolio at Motley Fool
Jul-22-14 06:07PM  TransAlta Declares Dividends Marketwired
09:29AM  Do These 3 Out-of-Favour Stocks Have 100% Upside? at Motley Fool
Jul-02-14 11:14AM  TransAlta Corp Stock Upgraded (TAC) at TheStreet
Jun-26-14 11:04AM  Media Advisory: TransAlta Second Quarter 2014 Results, Conference Call Marketwired
Jun-24-14 12:27PM  TransAlta Marks 20-Year Sustainability Reporting Milestone Marketwired
Jun-13-14 09:07AM  3 Reasons to Buy This Beaten-Up Power Generator at Motley Fool
Jun-04-14 04:05PM  TransAlta and Province Reach Agreement on Ghost Reservoir Marketwired
Jun-03-14 07:10AM  Which Utility Belongs in Your Portfolio? at Motley Fool
May-29-14 01:53PM  TransAlta Announces Pricing of U.S. $400 Million Senior Notes Offering Marketwired
09:29AM  TransAlta Announces Public Offering of U.S. Senior Notes Marketwired
May-28-14 11:10AM  This Little-Known Element Could Revolutionize the World's Energy Needs at Motley Fool
May-21-14 05:54PM  Pattern Energy Powers Up Despite Weak Winds In West at Investor's Business Daily
10:35AM  Mid-Morning Market Update: Markets Surge; Tiffany Profit Beats Street View Benzinga
May-16-14 05:48PM  CE Generation LLC. -- Moody's changes the rating outlook on CE Gen to negative from stable; affirms Ba2 rating at Moody's
05:09PM  Salton Sea Funding Corporation -- Moody's changes rating outlook on Salton Sea to negative from stable; affirms Baa3 rating at Moody's
May-15-14 05:22PM  Wind Firm Pattern Energy Raises A Storm In Follow-On at Investor's Business Daily
May-09-14 02:31AM  TransAlta Renewables Has A Well Covered 7% Yield at Seeking Alpha
May-01-14 12:37PM  Are These 2 Power Companies Poised to Double? at Motley Fool
Apr-30-14 07:02PM  TransAlta shareholders approve all resolutions at the Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders Marketwired
Apr-29-14 09:48PM  TransAlta's CEO Discusses Q1 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript at Seeking Alpha
08:34AM  TransAlta Renewables Inc. and TransAlta Corporation Complete $136.2 Million Secondary Offering of Common Shares Marketwired
07:45AM  TransAlta Reports First Quarter 2014 Results Marketwired
Apr-28-14 05:48PM  TransAlta Declares Dividends Marketwired
Apr-23-14 09:45AM  Could This Technology Give Coal Companies New Life? at Motley Fool
Apr-15-14 05:06PM  TransAlta named preferred bidder for South Hedland Power Project
04:30PM  TransAlta Named Preferred Bidder in Western Australia Development Marketwired
Apr-04-14 06:13PM  Media Advisory: TransAlta first quarter 2014 results, conference call and Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders Marketwired
Mar-20-14 06:15AM  Alberta Needs New Generation to Support Strong Industrial Project Activity, an Industrial Info News Alert Marketwired
Mar-18-14 05:11PM  TransAlta Announces Executive Leadership Team Appointments Marketwired
Mar-13-14 09:15AM  How To Avoid The Worst Style Mutual Funds at Seeking Alpha
Mar-12-14 09:15AM  How To Avoid The Worst Sector Mutual Funds at Seeking Alpha
Mar-10-14 11:30AM  Is Now The Time To Buy Transalta? at Motley Fool
Mar-06-14 08:43AM  TransAlta: 4 Different Insiders Have Purchased Shares During The Last 30 Days at Seeking Alpha
Feb-24-14 05:02PM  TransAlta Corporation -- Moody's Changes TransAlta's outlook to negative; affirms ratings at Moody's
Feb-21-14 09:09AM  Why TransAlta Corporation Tanked Yesterday at Motley Fool
Feb-20-14 03:07PM  TransAlta's CEO Discusses Q4 2013 Results - Earnings Call Transcript at Seeking Alpha -7.54%
01:29PM  NYSE stocks posting largest percentage decreases AP
07:30AM  TransAlta Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013 Results, 2014 Outlook, Asset Sale, and Revised Dividend Marketwired
Feb-11-14 12:50AM  Capital Power: 4 Different Insiders Have Purchased Shares During The Last 30 Days at Seeking Alpha
Feb-05-14 10:30AM  3 Sell-Rated Dividend Stocks: HLSS, MITT, TAC at TheStreet
Jan-27-14 10:30AM  4 Sell-Rated Dividend Stocks: TAC, WHLR, SXE, UAN at TheStreet
Jan-21-14 02:41PM  Dividend Disasters In 2014 at Seeking Alpha
Jan-17-14 11:22AM  TAMA Transmission successfully qualifies to compete in next phase of Fort McMurray Transmission Project Marketwired
Jan-16-14 10:30AM  5 Sell-Rated Dividend Stocks: ATAX, WHLR, TAC, TEU, UAN at TheStreet
01:11AM  [$$] Fortescue Gas Deal to Ease Costs Other
Jan-15-14 04:53PM  TransAlta Establishes Joint Venture to construct a Natural Gas Pipeline in Western Australia Marketwired
Jan-07-14 04:46PM  These Global Dividend Stocks Offer Income and Diversification at Motley Fool
Jan-06-14 11:30AM  What To Sell: 4 Sell-Rated Dividend Stocks AT, TAC, SXE, UAN at TheStreet
Dec-20-13 08:56AM  TransAlta Renewables Declares Increase in Monthly Dividend Following Close of Wyoming Wind Farm Marketwired
TransAlta Corporation operates as a non-regulated electricity generation and energy marketing company in Canada, the United States, and Western Australia. The company's Generation segment owns and operates hydro, wind, and natural gas- and coal-fired facilities. Its Energy Marketing segment is involved in the wholesale trade of electricity, and other energy-related commodities and derivatives. The company has a net ownership interest of approximately 8,184 megawatts of generating capacity. It has a strategic partnership with MidAmerican Energy Holdings Company to develop, build, and operate natural gas-fired electricity generation projects in Canada. The company was founded in 1909 and is headquartered in Calgary, Canada.