CAE Inc. (NYSE:CAE)’s share price reached a new 52-week high on Tuesday . The stock traded as high as $14.29 and last traded at $14.19, with a volume of 30,911 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at $14.15.

A number of equities analysts have commented on CAE shares. TD Securities reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $19.00 price objective (up from $17.00) on shares of CAE in a research note on Friday, May 20th. Scotiabank reissued a “sector perform” rating and issued a $18.50 price objective (up from $16.75) on shares of CAE in a research note on Saturday, August 13th. Desjardins reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $21.00 price objective (up from $20.00) on shares of CAE in a research note on Saturday, August 13th. BMO Capital Markets reissued a “market perform” rating and issued a $18.00 price objective (up from $17.00) on shares of CAE in a research note on Saturday, August 13th. Finally, RBC Capital Markets reissued an “outperform” rating and issued a $19.00 price objective (up from $18.00) on shares of CAE in a research note on Saturday, August 13th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have assigned a hold rating and six have issued a buy rating to the stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $17.78.

The company has a market capitalization of $3.78 billion and a P/E ratio of 19.50. The firm’s 50 day moving average price is $13.18 and its 200 day moving average price is $12.06.

CAE (NYSE:CAE) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August 10th. The company reported $0.26 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.20 by $0.06. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.19 earnings per share. The company had revenue of $651.60 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $464.69 million. The business’s revenue was up 17.0% on a year-over-year basis. Equities research analysts forecast that CAE Inc. will post $0.75 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, September 30th. Investors of record on Thursday, September 15th will be issued a $0.0607 dividend. This represents a $0.24 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.73%. This is a positive change from CAE’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.06. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, September 13th.

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