On Thursday, Shares of Suncor Energy Inc. (NYSE: SU) gained 1.31% to $33.34. The stock grabbed the investor’s attention and traded 857,252 shares as compared to its average daily volume of 3.45M shares. The stock’s institutional ownership stands at 68.50%.
Suncor Energy Inc. (SU) stated a fourth-quarter loss of $211.90M, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier. The Calgary, Alberta-based company said it had a loss of 14 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring costs, were 27 cents per share. The results fell short of Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 38 cents per share.
The energy company posted revenue of $6.770B in the period, also missing Street forecasts. Three analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $8.130B.
For the year, the company stated profit of $2.490B, or $1.53 per share. Revenue was stated as $29.50B.
SU has a market value of $52.22B while its EPS was booked as $1.51 in the last 12 months. The stock has 1.59B shares outstanding. In the profitability analysis, the company has gross profit margin of 63.30% while net profit margin was 8.50%. Beta value of the company was 1.18; beta is used to measure riskiness of the security. Analyst recommendation for this stock stands at 2.00.