Fortis Inc (TSE:FTS) has received a consensus recommendation of “Buy” from the ten ratings firms that are presently covering the firm. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating on the company. The average twelve-month price target among brokerages that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is C$46.60.
Several brokerages have weighed in on FTS. Scotiabank reissued an “outperform” rating and set a C$46.00 price objective on shares of Fortis in a report on Monday, July 4th. TD Securities reissued a “buy” rating and set a C$48.00 price objective on shares of Fortis in a report on Monday, July 4th. BMO Capital Markets raised their price objective on shares of Fortis from C$46.00 to C$49.00 in a report on Thursday, July 7th. CIBC downgraded shares of Fortis from an “outperform” rating to a “sector perform” rating in a research report on Wednesday, July 20th. Finally, CSFB raised their price target on shares of Fortis from C$42.00 to C$46.00 in a research report on Monday, July 25th.
Shares of Fortis (TSE:FTS) traded up 0.43% during midday trading on Monday, hitting $42.13. 804,727 shares of the stock were exchanged. Fortis has a 12-month low of $35.51 and a 12-month high of $44.87. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $41.55 and a 200-day moving average price of $41.64. The company has a market cap of $11.99 billion and a PE ratio of 21.44.