Pembina Pipeline Stock (PPL:TSX) CIBC cautious with a Neutral rating

The fundamental analysis for Pembina Pipeline stock is Slightly Bullish with a  score of 5.6 out of 10.

Pembina Pipeline Stock Analysis:

 
This week CIBC maintained Pembina Pipeline Stock with a Neutral rating. With a target price of $49 on Pembina Pipeline Stock.
 
Pembina Pipeline stock average 12-month target price is CAD 48.37. The average analyst rating for Pembina Pipeline Corp. is Buy. Pembina Pipeline stock analysis by Stock Target Advisor is Slightly Bullish. Based on 9 positive and 7 negative signals. The stock price of Pembina Pipeline Corp. was CAD 47.46 at the most recent closing. The stock price of Pembina Pipeline Corp has changed by +1.58% in the last week, +7.33% in the last month, and +17.19% in the last year.
 

About Pembina Pipeline Corporation (PPL:CA:TSX)

 
For the energy sector, Pembina Pipeline Corporation offers midstream and transportation services. Facilities, Marketing & New Ventures, and Pipelines make up its three operating segments. They have:
  • A transportation capacity of 3.1 million barrels of oil equal per day,
  • Ground storage of 11 million barrels
  • Rail terminal capacity of roughly 105 thousand barrels of oil equal per day,
The Pipelines segment operates and serves markets and basins across North America. :
  • Conventional
  • Oil sands
  • Heavy oil
  • Transmission Assets
 
The Facilities segment provides:
  • Infrastructure that supplies customers with natural gas,
  • Condensate,
  • Natural gas liquids (NGLs), such as ethane, propane, butane, and condensate.
  • Associated pipeline and
  • Rail terminal facilities.
 
NGL fractionation capacity is 354 thousand barrels per day.
Natural gas and hydrocarbon liquids get sold by the Marketing & New Ventures segment. These originate in the Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin and other basins.
 
Calgary, Canada serves as the corporate headquarters for Pembina Pipeline. It got established in 1954.
 

Fundamental Stock Analysis of Pembina Pipeline Stock:

 

Positive Fundamentals:

 

Outstanding total returns

The stock is in the top quartile. It beat its sector rivals over the previous five years (for a hold duration of at least 12 months).
 

Priced below what the book would bear

On a price-to-book value metric, the stock is trading at a low price compared to its peers and is in the top quartile. Be sure there isn’t a specific explanation by looking at its financial performance.
 

Excellent return on equity

The management of the company has outperformed its competitors. Return on equity over the last four quarters, ranking it in the top quartile.
 

Excellent return on assets

Outperformed its counterparts for return on assets over the last four quarters. Putting it in the top quartile.
 

Small debt

The company is more flexible since it is less leveraged than its competitors and is in the top quartile. Keep an eye on the news and consider the industry. This is low because there is no room for future expansion at the organization.
 

A healthy cash flow

The last four quarters saw positive total cash flow for the organization.
 

A favourable free cash flow

The last four quarters saw the company generate positive total free cash flow.
 

Very cheap based on free cash flow

On a price-to-free cash flow ratio, pembina pipeline stock is trading at a low price. In comparison to its peers and is in the top quartile. Be sure there isn’t a specific explanation by looking at its financial performance.
 

Superior growth in revenue

Pembina pipeline stock revenue growth has been in the top quartile. This is for the past five years.
 

Negative Fundamentals:

 

Low market capitalization

This is one of the less significant companies in its industry. With a market capitalization below the average. If it doesn’t have a distinct technology or market that can help it develop. Or help get purchased in the future, it may make it less stable in the long run.
 

Inadequate risk-adjusted returns

In comparison to its rivals, this company’s risk-adjusted return performance is below average. The returns are unpredictable, even if it is outperforming returns. Be careful as you go.
 

High turbulence

Over the past five years, this company’s total returns have been erratic. They are higher than the industry average. If you plan to invest in such a stock, be sure your risk tolerance is adequate.
 

Excessive in comparison to wages

The stock is trading above the sector median and at a premium to its peers’ price to earnings.
 

Inadequate capitalization

The company produced a lower median return on invested capital. In comparison to peers during the past four quarters.
 

Priced excessively based on free cash flow

On a price-to-free cash flow basis, the stock is trading at a premium to that of its competitors. Its pricing is higher than the sector median.
 

Low growth in earnings

Pembina pipeline stock five-year median earnings growth was lower than average. As compared to the industry competitors.
 

Conclusion of Analysis

 
The fundamental analysis for Pembina Pipeline stock is Slightly Bullish with a  score of 5.6 out of 10.

Analysts rate Enbridge Inc.(ENB:TSX) with a Buy rating and a target price of $58.34

Enbridge Inc Stock Analysis:

Analysts rate Enbridge Inc with a consensus Buy rating and a 12-month average target price of $58.34 per share.

Yesterday CIBC maintained Enbridge Inc with an Outperform rating and a target price of $61 on the company’s stock.

Based on the Enbridge Inc stock forecasts from 14 analysts, the average analyst target price for Enbridge Inc is CAD 58.34 over the next 12 months. Enbridge Inc’s average analyst rating is Buy . Stock Target Advisor’s own stock analysis of Enbridge Inc is Slightly Bearish, which is based on 5 positive signals and 10 negative signals. At the last closing, Enbridge Inc’s stock price was CAD 53.26Enbridge Inc’s stock price has changed by +3.50% over the past week, -1.93% over the past month and +4.74% over the last year.

What we like:

High market capitalization

This is one of the largest entities in its sector and is among the top quartile. Such companies tend to be more stable.

Superior risk adjusted returns

This stock has performed well, on a risk adjusted basis, compared to its sector peers(for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile.

Superior total returns

The stock has outperformed its sector peers on average annual total returns basis in the past 5 years (for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile.

Positive cash flow

The company had positive total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Positive free cash flow

The company had positive total free cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

What we don’t like:

High volatility

The total returns for this company are volatile and above median for its sector over the past 5 years. Make sure you have the risk tolerance for investing in such stock.

Overpriced compared to earnings

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to earning basis and is above the sector median.

Overpriced on cashflow basis

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.

Poor return on equity

The company management has delivered below median return on equity in the most recent 4 quarters compared to its peers.

Poor capital utilization

The company management has delivered below median return on invested capital in the most recent 4 quarters compared to its peers.

Poor return on assets

The company management has delivered below median return on assets in the most recent 4 quarters compared to its peers.

Highly leveraged

The company is in the bottom half compared to its sector peers on debt to equity and is highly leveraged. However, do check the news and look at its sector and management statements. Sometimes this is high because the company is trying to grow aggressively.

Overpriced on free cash flow basis

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to free cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.

Low Earnings Growth

This stock has shown below median earnings growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector.

Low Revenue Growth

This stock has shown below median revenue growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector.

Analysts rate Enbridge Inc.(ENB:TSX) with a Buy rating and a target price of $58

Analysts rate Enbridge Inc. with a consensus Buy rating and a 12-month average target price of $58.62 per share.

Based on the Enbridge Inc stock forecasts from 13 analysts, the average analyst target price for Enbridge Inc is CAD 58.62 over the next 12 months. Enbridge Inc’s average analyst rating is Buy . Stock Target Advisor’s own stock analysis of Enbridge Inc is Slightly Bearish, which is based on 5 positive signals and 10 negative signals. At the last closing, Enbridge Inc’s stock price was CAD 53.99Enbridge Inc’s stock price has changed by -2.84% over the past week, -4.03% over the past month and +7.38% over the last year.

What we like:

High market capitalization

This is one of the largest entities in its sector and is among the top quartile. Such companies tend to be more stable.

Superior risk adjusted returns

This stock has performed well, on a risk adjusted basis, compared to its sector peers(for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile.

Superior total returns

The stock has outperformed its sector peers on average annual total returns basis in the past 5 years (for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile.

Positive cash flow

The company had positive total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Positive free cash flow

The company had positive total free cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

What we don’t like:

High volatility

The total returns for this company are volatile and above median for its sector over the past 5 years. Make sure you have the risk tolerance for investing in such stock.

Overpriced compared to earnings

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to earning basis and is above the sector median.

Overpriced on cashflow basis

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.

Poor return on equity

The company management has delivered below median return on equity in the most recent 4 quarters compared to its peers.

Poor capital utilization

The company management has delivered below median return on invested capital in the most recent 4 quarters compared to its peers.

Poor return on assets

The company management has delivered below median return on assets in the most recent 4 quarters compared to its peers.

Highly leveraged

The company is in the bottom half compared to its sector peers on debt to equity and is highly leveraged. However, do check the news and look at its sector and management statements. Sometimes this is high because the company is trying to grow aggressively.

Overpriced on free cash flow basis

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to free cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.

Low Earnings Growth

This stock has shown below median earnings growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector.

Low Revenue Growth

This stock has shown below median revenue growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector.

Analysts rate Williams Companies Inc. (WMB:NYE) with a Strong Buy rating and $38.20 target

Goldman Sachs downgrades Williams Companies Inc. to sell, targets down from $35 to $30

Based on the Williams Companies Inc. stock forecasts from 9 analysts, the average analyst target price for Williams Companies Inc. is USD 38.20 over the next 12 months. Williams Companies Inc.’s average analyst rating is Strong Buy. Stock Target Advisor’s own stock analysis of Williams Companies Inc. is Slightly Bearish, which is based on 4 positive signals and 6 negative signals. At the last closing, Williams Companies Inc.’s stock price was USD 32.00. Williams Companies Inc.’s stock price has changed by -1.58% over the past week, -0.45% over the past month and +32.56% over the last year.

About Williams Companies Inc. (WMB:NYE)

The Williams Companies, Inc. and its subsidiaries are an energy infrastructure business that primarily serves the US market. Its segments include Gas & NGL Marketing Services, Northeast G&P, Transmission & Gulf of Mexico, and West.

total of 30,000 miles of pipelines, 29 processing facilities, 7 fractionation facilities, and about 23 million barrels of NGL storage capacity are owned and operated by the firm. The headquarters of The Williams Companies, Inc. are in Tulsa, Oklahoma, where it was established in 1908.

 

What we like:

High market capitalization

This is one of the largest entities in its sector and is among the top quartile. Such companies tend to be more stable.

Positive cash flow

The company had positive total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Positive free cash flow

The company had positive total free cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Superior Earnings Growth

This stock has shown top quartile earnings growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector.

 

What we don’t like:

Overpriced compared to earnings

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to earning basis and is above the sector median.

Overpriced compared to book value

The stock is trading high compared to its peers median on a price to book value basis.

Overpriced on cashflow basis

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.

Poor return on assets

The company management has delivered below median return on assets in the most recent 4 quarters compared to its peers.

Highly leveraged

The company is in the bottom half compared to its sector peers on debt to equity and is highly leveraged. However, do check the news and look at its sector and management statements. Sometimes this is high because the company is trying to grow aggressively.

Overpriced on free cash flow basis

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to free cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.