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How to buy Enerplus Corporation (ERF) stocks in Canada

Learn how to easily invest in Enerplus Corporation stocks.

Enerplus Corporation is an oil & gas e&p business based in the US. Enerplus Corporation stocks (ERF.US) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $6.71 – a decrease of 1.98% over the previous week. Enerplus Corporation employs 360 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $1.3 billion.

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Enerplus Corporation stock price (NYSE:ERF)

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Enerplus Corporation shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-25.
Latest market close$11.38
52-week range$3.02 - $12.26
50-day moving average $10.40
200-day moving average $7.73
Wall St. target price$12.99
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield $0.151 (1.17%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-0.45

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Is it a good time to buy Enerplus Corporation stock?

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Enerplus Corporation price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $11.38 from 2022-01-25

1 week (2022-01-20) 0.26%
1 month (2021-12-23) 12.45%
3 months (2021-10-27) 23.83%
6 months (2021-07-27) 88.72%
1 year (2021-01-27) 248.01%
2 years (2020-01-24) 108.81%
3 years (2019-01-25) 30.80%
5 years (2017-01-26) 22.10%

Is Enerplus Corporation under- or over-valued?

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

Enerplus Corporation's PEG ratio

Enerplus Corporation's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 0.1. 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 Enerplus Corporation's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Enerplus Corporation's EBITDA

Enerplus Corporation's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $432.9 million.

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

Enerplus Corporation financials

Revenue TTM $1.3 billion
Operating margin TTM 10.14%
Gross profit TTM $291.3 million
Return on assets TTM 3.81%
Return on equity TTM -18.91%
Profit margin -10.35%
Book value $2.70
Market capitalisation $2.9 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Enerplus Corporation share dividends


Dividend payout ratio: 12.01% of net profits

Recently Enerplus Corporation has paid out, on average, around 12.01% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 1.17% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Enerplus Corporation shareholders could enjoy a 1.17% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Enerplus Corporation's case, that would currently equate to about $0.151 per share.

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

Enerplus Corporation's most recent dividend payout was on 14 December 2021. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 28 November 2021 (the "ex-dividend date").

Enerplus Corporation share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Enerplus Corporation's shares have ranged in value from as little as $3.017 up to $12.26. 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 (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Enerplus Corporation's is 3.4119. This would suggest that Enerplus Corporation's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.

Enerplus Corporation overview

Enerplus Corporation, together with subsidiaries, engages in the exploration and development of crude oil and natural gas in the United States and Canada. The company's oil and natural gas properties are located primarily in North Dakota, Montana, Colorado, and Pennsylvania; and Alberta, British Columbia, and Saskatchewan. As of December 31, 2019, it had proved plus probable gross reserves of approximately 9. 0 million barrels (MMbbls) of light and medium crude oil; 22. 3 MMbbls of heavy crude oil; 170. 1 MMbbls of tight oil; 23. 5 MMbbls of natural gas liquids; 23.

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