Closing Bell: Emera Incorporated up on Friday (EMA)
In trading today, Emera Incorporated shares closed at $51.27 after opening the day at $50.99. It traded at a low of $50.86 to a high of $51.35.
Shares gained 1.22 percent from the previous day's close of $50.65.
During the day across North America, the TSX Composite closed -0.19% at 20292.62, the S&P 500 closed -0.16% at 4507.66, the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed -0.48% at 34721.91 and the Nasdaq Composite closed 0.11% at 14034.97.
Emera Incorporated traded under EMA on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX).
Trading volume was 715,622 on 2,337 total trades, while having an average volume of 758,505 over the last 5-days.
The TSX overall saw 3,635 price advancers against 1,635 declines and 109 unchanged.
During the prior 52 weeks, EMA.TO has traded as high as $62.92 (September 12,2022) and low as $48.63 (October 19,2022). Moreover, the shares have dipped -16.58% in the last 12 months, while in 2023, they have eased -0.93%.
It announced a 0.69 dividend on July 12/23, with an July 31/23 ex-date and August 15/23 pay day.
Following today's trading, Emera Incorporated has a market capitalization of $13.83 billion on a float of 273,000 shares outstanding. Its annual EPS is $4.59.
Emera Incorporated is a TSX Utilities Regulated Electric company headquartered in Halifax, CAN.
Based on 10.00 analysts, Emera Incorporated gets an average recommendation of "Moderate Buy" according to Zacks. Currently, there are 5 buy ratings and 5 hold ratings for the stock.
AI at The Globe and Mail
This report is produced using automated technology that summarizes market data into articles for our readers. Ongoing project experiments that leverage artificial intelligence include valuation screens across 14 categories and end-of-day Closing Summary reports for all North American securities..