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How to buy Cardinal Energy stock in Canada

Cardinal Energy stock has moved 1.05% from yesterday's closing price. Learn how to easily invest in Cardinal Energy stock.

Cardinal Energy is an oil & gas e&p business based in Canada. Cardinal Energy stocks (CJ.TO) are listed on the TO and all prices are listed in Canadian Dollars. Its last market close was C$8.56 – a decrease of 6.08% over the previous week. Cardinal Energy employs 0 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around C$436.1 million.

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Cardinal Energy stock price (TO:CJ)

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Cardinal Energy shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-07-01.
Latest market closeC$8.65
52-week rangeC$2.61 - C$9.67
50-day moving average C$8.04
200-day moving average C$6.02
Wall St. target priceC$9.83
PE ratio 3.0251
Dividend yield C$0 (7.72%)
Earnings per share (TTM) C$2.39

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Cardinal Energy price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of C$8.65 from 2022-08-09

1 week (2022-08-02) -6.08%
1 month (2022-07-08) 21.15%
3 months (2022-05-09) 29.10%
6 months (2022-02-09) 66.67%
1 year (2021-08-09) 158.98%
2 years (2020-08-07) 1,563.46%
3 years (2019-08-09) 276.09%
5 years (2017-08-09) 124.68%

Is Cardinal Energy under- or over-valued?

Valuing Cardinal Energy stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Cardinal Energy's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

Cardinal Energy's P/E ratio

Cardinal Energy's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 3x. In other words, Cardinal Energy shares trade at around 3x recent earnings.

Cardinal Energy's PEG ratio

Cardinal Energy's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 5.59. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.

The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Cardinal Energy's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Cardinal Energy's EBITDA

Cardinal Energy's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is C$439.9 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Cardinal Energy's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Cardinal Energy financials

Revenue TTM C$436.1 million
Operating margin TTM 81.37%
Gross profit TTM C$206.8 million
Return on assets TTM 23.69%
Return on equity TTM 63.81%
Profit margin 84.29%
Book value C$5.03
Market capitalisation C$1.2 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Cardinal Energy share dividends


Dividend payout ratio: 6.67% of net profits

Recently Cardinal Energy has paid out, on average, around 6.67% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 7.72% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Cardinal Energy shareholders could enjoy a 7.72% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Cardinal Energy's case, that would currently equate to about C$0 per share.

While Cardinal Energy's payout ratio might seem low, this can signify that Cardinal Energy is investing more in its future growth.

Cardinal Energy's most recent dividend payout was on 14 July 2022. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 28 June 2022 (the "ex-dividend date").

Cardinal Energy share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Cardinal Energy's shares have ranged in value from as little as C$2.613 up to C$9.6674. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (TO average) beta is 1, while Cardinal Energy's is 3.4951. This would suggest that Cardinal Energy's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.

Cardinal Energy overview

Cardinal Energy Ltd. engages in the acquisition, exploration, and production of low decline light, medium, and heavy quality oil, and natural gas in Western Canada. It has operations in the provinces of Alberta and Saskatchewan. As of February 24, 2022, the company had total proved plus probable oil and gas reserves are 110,391 thousand barrels of oil equivalent. Cardinal Energy Ltd. was incorporated in 2010 and is headquartered in Calgary, Canada. .

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