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TransAlta Corp closed at $8.34.

Over the last five days, shares have lost 8.85% and sit 1.21% above their 52-week low. This security has underperformed the S&P TSX by 26.87% during the last year.

Key company metrics

  • Trailing P/E23.45×
  • P/E 1 year forward37.27×
  • Forward PEGNegative, not meaningful
  • Indicated annual dividend$0.72
  • Dividend yield8.63%
  • Trailing EPS$0.36
Updated July 29 4:00 PM EDT. Delayed by at least 15 minutes.


Net Profit (TTM)

Based on its net profit margin of 7.87%, TransAlta Corp is among the more effective companies in its industry at turning revenues into bottom line profit.
Company Books

S&P TSX1.59%Sector:UtilitiesIndustry:Utilities - Electric
  • Income Statement
  • Balance Sheet
  • Cash Flow
Quarter | Annual
Fiscal Quarter Endvalues in $ millions unless otherwise notedMar 31, 201503/31/2015Dec 31, 201412/31/2014Sep 30, 201409/30/2014Jun 30, 201406/30/2014
Total revenue593718639491
Other revenue, total--------
Cost of revenue, total14151313
Total operating expense518531556469
Fuel expense223253264199
Operations & maintenance0000
Selling / general / administrative-------4
Research & development--------
Depreciation / amortization133136135132
Interest expense (income), net operating--------
Unusual expense (income)7-5-1--
Other operating expenses, total7-677
Operating income751878322
Income before tax2914931-32
Interest income (expense), net non-operating-1-1----
Gain (loss) on sale of assets--101
Allowance for funds used during construction--------
Other, net-5-1-5-7
Income after tax3317513-29
Income tax, total-4-2618-3
Net income191613-40
Total adjustments to net income-12-13-9-10
Net income before extra. items191613-40
Minority interest-14-14-10-11
Equity in affiliates--------
U.S. GAAP adjustment--------
Inc. avail. to common excl. extra. items7148-6-50
Inc. avail. to common incl. extra. items7148-6-50
Diluted net income7148-6-50
Dilution adjustment0----0
Diluted weighted average shares277276273272
Diluted EPS excluding extraordinary itemsvalue per share0.030.54-0.02-0.18
Dividends per sharevalue per share0.
Diluted normalized EPSvalue per share0.040.52-0.02-0.19