Closing Bell: Emera Incorporated up on Friday (EMA)
In trading today, Emera Incorporated shares closed at $50.58 after opening the day at $50.30. Intraday prices ranged from a low of $49.92 to a high of $50.72.
Shares advanced 0.22% from the previous day's close of $50.47.
During the day across North America, the TSX Composite closed -2.09% at 19791.62, the S&P 500 closed -1.64% at 4330.00, the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed -1.08% at 34070.42 and the Nasdaq Composite closed -1.82% at 13223.98.
Emera Incorporated traded under EMA on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX).
A total of 531,574 shares was traded during the last trading day, with total trades of 2,442, with an average volume of 649,506 over 5 days.
Trading across the entire TSX saw 2,353 price advancers against 2,831 declines and 131 unchanged.
During the prior 52 weeks, EMA.TO has traded as high as $61.11 (September 23,2022) and low as $48.63 (October 19,2022). Moreover, the shares have dipped -16.26% in the last year, while in 2023, they have eased -2.26%.
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 $13.78 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.
Currently, Emera Incorporated has an average recommendation of "Moderate Buy" based on 11.00 analysts according to Zacks. From those 11 analysts, 6 have buy ratings and 5 analysts gave hold ratings.
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