National Bank Financial restated their outperform overweight rating on shares of Stella-Jones (TSE:SJ) in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday morning. National Bank Financial also issued estimates for Stella-Jones’ FY2019 earnings at $2.89 EPS.

Several other equities research analysts have also issued reports on the stock. Royal Bank of Canada restated an outperform rating and issued a C$56.00 target price on shares of Stella-Jones in a report on Tuesday, October 17th. Acumen Capital raised their target price on shares of Stella-Jones from C$50.50 to C$55.00 and gave the stock a buy rating in a report on Wednesday, November 22nd. Scotiabank raised their target price on shares of Stella-Jones from C$45.00 to C$47.00 and gave the stock a sector perform rating in a report on Monday, November 6th. TD Securities raised their target price on shares of Stella-Jones from C$48.00 to C$49.00 and gave the stock a hold rating in a report on Friday, November 17th. Finally, Laurentian raised their target price on shares of Stella-Jones from C$55.00 to C$57.00 and gave the stock a buy rating in a report on Wednesday. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company. Stella-Jones has an average rating of Buy and an average target price of C$53.57.

Shares of Stella-Jones (TSE:SJ) opened at C$50.49 on Wednesday. The stock has a market cap of $3,500.00, a PE ratio of 25.89 and a beta of 0.66. Stella-Jones has a twelve month low of C$38.12 and a twelve month high of C$51.49.

Stella-Jones (TSE:SJ) last released its earnings results on Friday, November 3rd. The company reported C$0.61 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, hitting the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of C$0.61. Stella-Jones had a net margin of 8.11% and a return on equity of 15.87%.

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Stella-Jones Company Profile

Stella-Jones Inc produces and markets pressure treated wood products in Canada and the United States. It offers railway ties and timbers for railroad operators; and utility poles for electrical utilities and telecommunication companies. The company also provides residential lumber to retailers and wholesalers for use in decks, fences, patios, and other outdoor applications; and industrial products, including bridge timbers and docks, foundation and marine pilings, highway guardrail posts, panelized railway crossings, and construction timbers.

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