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Air Canada (ACDVF) is a leading airlines business based in the US. It opened the day at $13.665 after a previous close of $13.471. During the day the price has varied from a low of $13.11 to a high of $14. The latest price was $13.71 (25 minute delay). Air Canada is listed on the OTCQX (a marketplace for buying and selling "over the counter" stocks which aren't listed on a formal stock exchange) and employs 33,000 staff. All prices are listed in US Dollars.
Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, Air Canada's share price has had significant negative movement.
Its last market close was $12.584, which is 60.50% down on its pre-crash value of $31.86 and 93.81% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the shares fell as low as $6.493.
If you had bought $1,000 worth of Air Canada shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth $259.81 at the bottom of the March crash, and if you held on to them, then as of the last market close they'd be worth $373.87.
|52-week range||$6.493 - $40.3105|
|50-day moving average||$12.8145|
|200-day moving average||$22.701|
|Wall St. target price||N/A|
|Dividend yield||N/A (0%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$1.136|
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|1 week (2020-06-29)||7.31%|
|1 month (2020-06-05)||-9.52%|
|3 months (2020-04-06)||27.87%|
|6 months (2020-01-06)||-62.29%|
|1 year (2019-07-05)||-57.13%|
|2 years (2018-07-06)||-14.18%|
|3 years (2017-07-06)||-7.31%|
|5 years (2015-07-06)||30.56%|
Valuing Air Canada stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Air Canada's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Air Canada's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 104x. In other words, Air Canada shares trade at around 104x recent earnings.
However, Air Canada's P/E ratio is best considered in relation to those of others within the airlines industry or those of similar companies.
|Gross profit TTM||$6.1 billion|
|Return on assets TTM||2.36%|
|Return on equity TTM||2.17%|
|Market capitalisation||$3.7 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
We're not expecting Air Canada to pay a dividend over the next 12 months. However, you can browse other dividend-paying shares in our guide.
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Over the last 12 months, Air Canada's shares have ranged in value from as little as $6.493 up to $40.3105. 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 (OTCQX average) beta is 1, while Air Canada's is 2.0624. This would suggest that Air Canada's shares are significantly more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent a higher risk.
To put Air Canada's beta into context you can compare it against those of similar companies.
Air Canada provides domestic, U.S. transborder, and international airline services. It offers scheduled passenger services under the Air Canada Vacations and Air Canada Rouge brand name in the Canadian market, the Canada-U.S. transborder market, and in the international market to and from Canada, as well as through capacity purchase agreements on other regional carriers. As of December 31, 2019, the company operated a fleet of 188 aircraft under the Air Canada mainline brand name comprising 94 Boeing and Airbus narrow-body aircraft, 80 Boeing and Airbus wide-body aircraft, and 14 Embraer 190 regional jets; and 64 aircraft under the Air Canada Rouge brand name consisting of 22 Airbus A319 aircraft, 14 Airbus A321 aircraft, 3 Airbus A320 aircraft, and 25 Boeing 767-300 aircraft. It also provides air cargo services in domestic and U.S. transborder routes, as well as on international routes between Canada and markets in Europe, Asia, South America, and Australia. In addition, the company operates, develops, markets, and distributes vacation travel packages in the Caribbean, Mexico, the United States, Europe, Central and South America, South Pacific, Australia, and Asia; and offers cruise packages in North America, Europe, and the Caribbean. Air Canada was founded in 1937 and is headquartered in Saint-Laurent, Canada.
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