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TransAlta Corp up sharply

TransAlta Corp is up sharply today, rallying $0.23 or 2.32% to $10.16. Over the last five days, shares have gained 0.40%, but are down 24.63% for the last year to date. Shares have underperformed the S&P TSX by 30.85% during the last year.

Key company metrics

  • Trailing P/ENegative, not meaningful
  • P/E 1 year forward47.99×
  • Forward PEGNegative, not meaningful
  • Indicated annual dividend$0.72
  • Dividend yield7.09%
  • Trailing EPS-$0.27
Updated December 17 3:10 PM EST. Delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Profit

Net Profit (TTM)
+0.56%

Based on its net profit margin of 0.56%, TransAlta Corp is less effective than other companies in its industry at turning revenues into bottom line profit.
Company Books

S&P TSX1.81%Sector:UtilitiesIndustry:Utilities - Electric
  • Income Statement
  • Balance Sheet
  • Cash Flow
Quarter | Annual
Q3/2014Q2/2014Q1/2014Q4/2013
Fiscal Quarter Endvalues in $ millions unless otherwise notedSep 30, 201409/30/2014Jun 30, 201406/30/2014Mar 31, 201403/31/2014Dec 31, 201312/31/2013
Total revenue639491775587
Revenue639491775587
Other revenue, total--------
Cost of revenue, total13131540
Total operating expense556469625577
Fuel expense264199320238
Operations & maintenance0000
Selling / general / administrative---4464
Research & development--------
Depreciation / amortization135132135143
Interest expense (income), net operating--------
Unusual expense (income)-1--010
Other operating expenses, total77782
Operating income832215010
Income before tax31-3291-92
Interest income (expense), net non-operating--------
Gain (loss) on sale of assets01--2
Allowance for funds used during construction--------
Other, net-5-7-5-53
Income after tax13-2973-43
Income tax, total18-318-49
Net income3-4058-56
Total adjustments to net income-9-10-9-10
Net income before extra. items3-4058-56
Minority interest-10-11-15-13
Equity in affiliates--------
U.S. GAAP adjustment--------
Inc. avail. to common excl. extra. items-6-5049-66
Inc. avail. to common incl. extra. items-6-5049-66
Diluted net income-6-5049-66
Dilution adjustment--0----
Diluted weighted average shares273272270270
Diluted EPS excluding extraordinary itemsvalue per share-0.02-0.180.18-0.24
Dividends per sharevalue per share0.180.290.290.29
Diluted normalized EPSvalue per share-0.02-0.190.18-0.23