Fortis Inc stock boosted on Wednesday.
In today's trading, Fortis Inc stock opened at $57.77 and closed at $58.55. Intraday prices ranged from a low of $57.68 to a high of $58.84.
Share prices advanced 0.74 percent from the previous day's close of $58.12.
Today across North America, the TSX Composite closed 0.38% at 19257.29, the S&P 500 closed 2.45% at 3764.79, the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed 2.15% at 30530.25 and the Nasdaq Composite closed 2.51% at 11069.30.
Fortis Inc traded under FTS.TO on the TSX stock exchange.
A total of 1,226,164 shares was traded during the last trading day, with total trades of 4,224, while having an average volume of 1,136,676 over the last 5-days.
The TSX overall saw 3,013 price advancers against 2,513 declines and 244 unchanged.
During the prior 52 weeks, FTS.TO has traded as high as $65.26 (May 25,2022) and low as $54.57 (July 02,2021). Moreover, the shares have gained 4.21 percent in the last year, while they have decreased -3.79% since the start of 2022.
FTS.TO's updated dividend yield is 2.08%. It announced a 0.54 dividend on February 10/22, with an May 16/22 ex-date and June 01/22 pay day.
Following today's trading, Fortis Inc has a market capitalization of $27.73 billion on a float of 477,100 shares outstanding. Its annual EPS is $2.59.
Fortis Inc is a TSX Utilities Regulated Electric company headquartered in St. Johnâ€™s, US.
Currently, Fortis Inc has an average recommendation of "Hold" based on 9.00 analysts according to Zacks. From those 9 analysts, 1 have buy ratings, 2 have sell ratings and 6 analysts gave hold ratings.
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