RY - Royal Bank of Canada

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
63.78
+4.91 (+8.34%)
At close: 4:00PM EDT

63.80 +0.02 (0.03%)
After hours: 5:34PM EDT

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Previous Close58.87
Open60.97
Bid63.68 x 800
Ask65.78 x 1300
Day's Range60.89 - 63.82
52 Week Range49.55 - 82.74
Volume2,553,365
Avg. Volume1,859,269
Market Cap90.992B
Beta (5Y Monthly)0.72
PE Ratio (TTM)10.15
EPS (TTM)6.29
Earnings DateNov. 30, 2016 - Dec. 05, 2016
Forward Dividend & Yield3.07 (5.22%)
Ex-Dividend DateApr. 22, 2020
1y Target Est88.84
  • Quebec to loan up to US$200 million to struggling Cirque du Soleil
    The Canadian Press

    Quebec to loan up to US$200 million to struggling Cirque du Soleil

    The Quebec government is coming to the rescue of Cirque du Soleil, announcing a loan of up to US$200 million as part of an agreement that could eventually see the province take over the live entertainment giant now walking a financial tightrope.Economy Minister Pierre Fitzgibbon said Tuesday the province will become a creditor of the company under an agreement in principle between the provincially owned Investissement Quebec agency and Cirque's three main shareholders — Texas-based TPG Capital, Chinese firm Fosun and Quebec pension fund manager Caisse de depot et placement."Under the circumstances, this is a very nice transaction," Fitzgibbon told reporters."The reason why we supported existing shareholders is that we wanted to anchor the takeover of Cirque in Quebec. One day, Cirque will once again be Quebec-owned."The province would also have the option of buying Cirque in the event that shareholders decide to sell their stakes, Fitzgibbon said.He said financial support would not be used to pay bondholders and would come with multiple conditions, including that the company's head office remain in the province and that senior executives reside there.Cirque, which carries a debt estimated at more than US$900 million following an ambitious four-year expansion, has seen its operations paralyzed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, which prompted it to cancel all 44 shows and lay off about 4,700 employees, roughly 95 per cent its workforce.The company has studied potential solutions, including creditor protection, and ramped up efforts to attract an investor or purchaser, or to negotiate another injection of capital from the current owners."If in the process other shareholders (were to acquire) Cirque, that money could also be available," Fitzgibbon said, referring to the US$200-million loan.The three current owners, who recently provided emergency funding of US$50 million, have a plan to revive the company, he added.Cirque spokeswoman Caroline Couillard said it welcomed financial support from the province. "The strong interest...once again testifies to the strength of our brand and the importance of preserving Cirque's Quebec heritage," she said in an email.The minister's announcement followed one by Cirque founder Guy Laliberte Sunday, who said he wants to buy back the 36-year-old circus company that he sold for US$1.5-billion in 2015 after growing it from a troupe of stilt walkers and fire-breathers into a global entertainment giant.Laliberte, who sold his remaining 10 per cent stake in February for an estimated $100 million, said his intention was to keep the headquarters in Montreal and hire mainly Quebecers to run the company.Quebecor Inc. has also voiced a desire to "rescue" Cirque, saying in a letter to federal ministers earlier this month it was in funding talks with the Caisse, the Fonds de Solidarite FTQ and the Royal Bank of Canada.The Montreal-based media giant run by Pierre Karl Peladeau said in a separate release it is ready to spend "several hundred million dollars" to revive Cirque operations, despite not having access to their books.The Quebec government had previously signalled it was ready to help the circus financially, with Fitzgibbon confirming last week the provincial government was in talks with potential investors.This report by The Canadian Press was first published May 26, 2020.Companies in this story: (TSX:RY)Julien Arsenault, The Canadian Press

  • ALERT: Canadian Banks Earnings Loom: Buy the Dip or Jump Ship?
    The Motley Fool

    ALERT: Canadian Banks Earnings Loom: Buy the Dip or Jump Ship?

    Should you be a buyer of Royal Bank of Canada (TSX:RY)(NYSE:RY) and the Big Six Canadian banks headed into a brutal second quarter?The post ALERT: Canadian Banks Earnings Loom: Buy the Dip or Jump Ship? appeared first on The Motley Fool Canada.

  • Top TSX Financial Stocks for June 2020
    The Motley Fool

    Top TSX Financial Stocks for June 2020

    We asked our writers for their top stock picks from the financial sector. Some of the picks include Toronto-Dominion Bank (TSX:TD)(NYSE:TD), goeasy Ltd (TSX:GSY), and TMX Group Ltd (TSX:X). The post Top TSX Financial Stocks for June 2020 appeared first on The Motley Fool Canada.

  • Dividend Investing: 2 TSX Stocks to Buy
    The Motley Fool

    Dividend Investing: 2 TSX Stocks to Buy

    While stocks are still hurting, opportunities are abound for dividend investing. Find out which top TSX stocks are paying handsome yields. The post Dividend Investing: 2 TSX Stocks to Buy appeared first on The Motley Fool Canada.

  • Income Lovers: These 3 Dividend Kings Haven’t Missed a Payout for 50 Years
    The Motley Fool

    Income Lovers: These 3 Dividend Kings Haven’t Missed a Payout for 50 Years

    Secure your future with dividend kings like Royal Bank of Canada (TSX:RY)(NYSE:RY), Canadian Utilities (TSX:CU), and TC Energy (TSX:TRP)(NYSE:TRP). The post Income Lovers: These 3 Dividend Kings Haven't Missed a Payout for 50 Years appeared first on The Motley Fool Canada.

  • Rules for Toronto’s Bankers: Book an Elevator Ride, Wear a Mask
    Bloomberg

    Rules for Toronto’s Bankers: Book an Elevator Ride, Wear a Mask

    (Bloomberg) -- Elevator queues, mandatory masks and staggered start times may await Toronto’s office workers when they start venturing back to North America’s second-largest financial center.These are among the measures Cadillac Fairview Corp. Ltd. is pursuing as the commercial property firm prepares for a “measured” return of workers to downtown buildings. The company is landlord to some of Canada’s largest banks as the owner of office towers such as TD Centre and RBC Centre.“It’s going to be a gradual but steady climb back to normalcy,” Sal Iacono, Cadillac Fairview’s executive vice-president of operations, said in an interview.Ontario has been easing restrictions on business as the Covid-19 pandemic, which has killed nearly 2,000 people in the province, finally eases.Office workers should brace for dramatic changes, with numerous precautions to protect them and the public. Cadillac Fairview, which is owned by the Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan and oversees 70 properties in Canada including the Toronto Eaton Centre shopping mall, is just one of the city’s large landlords adopting new measures to make returning to work safe.Elevators will have limits of four people and Cadillac Fairview plans to add thin anti-microbial film over the buttons. It’s looking to introduce digital apps so people can schedule their elevator rides instead of waiting in line, Iacono said, “so that you know with certainty that you’re not going to have to wait a long time in order to be able to access your floors.”Shift WorkThe company is also working with tenants on ways to stagger start and end times for employees to avoid crowding in lobbies and common areas.“In order to be able to allow the maximum number of people to come into those office buildings, we’re going to have to change our behaviors for a period of time,” Iacono said.Building occupants at Cadillac Fairview office properties will be required to wear non-medical face masks or coverings in elevators and they’ll be “strongly encouraged” to wear them in common areas, including the underground PATH network that links downtown office buildings in Canada’s largest city.Commercial landlords including Brookfield Properties and Oxford Properties Group have already put down social distance markings and signage throughout downtown. But the many bankers, investment managers, accountants and lawyers who typically populate Toronto’s cluster of skyscrapers likely haven’t seen them yet due to weeks of working from home.In the depths of the pandemic shutdown the number of people in office buildings were no more than 5% to 10% of normal levels, Iacono estimated. He got a first-hand look at how the city’s core has become a ghost town a couple weeks ago during a visit to his office by the shuttered Eaton Centre to sign some paperwork.“The mall under normal circumstances has 53 million people a year going through it, so to see Toronto Eaton Centre as empty as it was on the day that I was there was a little dystopian,” he said. “I took the elevator up to my office and we had two people on our floor.”Even with restrictions easing, Iacono doesn’t anticipate a rush back to the office. Ontario has kept schools and daycares closed, which means a slow return for many workers.In markets that have reopened, Iacono is seeing between 15% and 30% of office workers returning at first, with that percentage increasing over time.“I try to dispel the notion that on the first day that the government lifts restrictions in the market that everybody shows up back at the office all at the same time like any normal day pre-Covid,” he said. “That’s not going to be the case.”For more articles like this, please visit us at bloomberg.comSubscribe now to stay ahead with the most trusted business news source.©2020 Bloomberg L.P.

  • Dividend Investors: Should You Buy Telus (TSX:T) or Royal Bank of Canada (TSX:RY) Stock?
    The Motley Fool

    Dividend Investors: Should You Buy Telus (TSX:T) or Royal Bank of Canada (TSX:RY) Stock?

    Telus (TSX:T)(NYSE:TU) and Royal Bank (TSX:RY)(NYSE:RY) both provide a 5% dividend yield. Which top stock is a better dividend pick today?The post Dividend Investors: Should You Buy Telus (TSX:T) or Royal Bank of Canada (TSX:RY) Stock? appeared first on The Motley Fool Canada.

  • Analysts Estimate Royal Bank (RY) to Report a Decline in Earnings: What to Look Out for
    Zacks

    Analysts Estimate Royal Bank (RY) to Report a Decline in Earnings: What to Look Out for

    Royal Bank (RY) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

  • Baystreet

    Stocks Follow Oil Prices Up

    Equities in Canada’s largest centre opened higher on Wednesday, lifted by energy stocks as oil prices ...

  • RBCxMusic launches new series to support Canadian musicians and recording artists during pandemic
    CNW Group

    RBCxMusic launches new series to support Canadian musicians and recording artists during pandemic

    TORONTO, May 20, 2020 /CNW/ - Today, RBC announced a new virtual performance series, First Up with RBCxMusic that will support and promote emerging Canadian recording artists and musicians through the challenging circumstances caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Musicians and recording artists who traditionally rely on income from paid performances continue to experience financial hardship with the suspension of live events. According to a recent survey by Music Canada and Connect Music Licensing, nearly half of artists reported they have lost more than 75% of their income since the crisis.

  • Coronavirus Canada: Your TFSA Comes in Handy Now
    The Motley Fool

    Coronavirus Canada: Your TFSA Comes in Handy Now

    Your TFSA can help you now if you're tight for cash. It can also help you to save substantial money for a raining day (or year).The post Coronavirus Canada: Your TFSA Comes in Handy Now appeared first on The Motley Fool Canada.

  • CRA Tax Breaks: 2 Perfect Buys
    The Motley Fool

    CRA Tax Breaks: 2 Perfect Buys

    There are a number of tax breaks you should be looking out for from the CRA, and here are two stocks to take advantage of with that extra cash.The post CRA Tax Breaks: 2 Perfect Buys appeared first on The Motley Fool Canada.

  • Should Value Investors Pick Royal Bank of Canada (RY) Stock?
    Zacks

    Should Value Investors Pick Royal Bank of Canada (RY) Stock?

    Let's see if Royal Bank of Canada (RY) stock is a good choice for value-oriented investors right now, or if investors subscribing to this methodology should look elsewhere for top picks.

  • How Millennials Can Retire Rich
    The Motley Fool

    How Millennials Can Retire Rich

    Here's how young investors can use the TFSA to help them retire rich. The post How Millennials Can Retire Rich appeared first on The Motley Fool Canada.

  • Is Warren Buffett Getting Ready to Bail on Bank Stocks?
    The Motley Fool

    Is Warren Buffett Getting Ready to Bail on Bank Stocks?

    With Warren Buffett now selling bank stocks, should you trim your position in banks like Royal Bank of Canada (TSX:RY)(NYSE:RY)?The post Is Warren Buffett Getting Ready to Bail on Bank Stocks? appeared first on The Motley Fool Canada.

  • Can Canadian Bank Stocks Make You Rich?
    The Motley Fool

    Can Canadian Bank Stocks Make You Rich?

    Royal Bank of Canada (TSX:RY)(NYSE:RY) is a top Canadian bank that actually looks buyable after the coronavirus market crash.The post Can Canadian Bank Stocks Make You Rich? appeared first on The Motley Fool Canada.

  • TFSA Investors: Now’s the Time to Get Rich
    The Motley Fool

    TFSA Investors: Now’s the Time to Get Rich

    Your TFSA is the perfect place to get on the path to riches, but what stocks are the perfect choice in today's market?The post TFSA Investors: Now's the Time to Get Rich appeared first on The Motley Fool Canada.

  • Retirees: Getting OAS? You May Get an Extra $500!
    The Motley Fool

    Retirees: Getting OAS? You May Get an Extra $500!

    $500 may be coming your way! The coming market dips are a good opportunity to increase your passive income via safe dividend stocks.The post Retirees: Getting OAS? You May Get an Extra $500! appeared first on The Motley Fool Canada.

  • Invest Like Buffett to Profit From a Stock Market Crash
    The Motley Fool

    Invest Like Buffett to Profit From a Stock Market Crash

    Invest like Warren Buffett and buy Royal Bank of Canada (TSX:RY)(NYSE:RY) today to profit over the long-term.The post Invest Like Buffett to Profit From a Stock Market Crash appeared first on The Motley Fool Canada.

  • Canada Revenue Agency: How to Generate a Million and Pay Zero Taxes
    The Motley Fool

    Canada Revenue Agency: How to Generate a Million and Pay Zero Taxes

    Canadian investors can generate a robust retirement reserve using the TFSA and have no liability to the Canada Revenue Agency. The post Canada Revenue Agency: How to Generate a Million and Pay Zero Taxes appeared first on The Motley Fool Canada.

  • CNW Group

    RBC Global Asset Management Inc. announces RBC ETF cash distributions for May 2020

    TORONTO , May 13, 2020 /CNW/ - RBC Global Asset Management Inc. ("RBC GAM Inc.") today announced May 2020 cash distributions for unitholders of RBC ETFs, as follows: FUND NAME FUND TICKER  CASH ...

  • Canada Revenue Agency: How Much Can You Contribute to the RRSP?
    The Motley Fool

    Canada Revenue Agency: How Much Can You Contribute to the RRSP?

    Here's why you can consider Enbridge and Royal Bank of Canada stocks for your RRSP. The post Canada Revenue Agency: How Much Can You Contribute to the RRSP? appeared first on The Motley Fool Canada.

  • Retirees: Could You Get by on ONLY Your OAS and CPP Pension?
    The Motley Fool

    Retirees: Could You Get by on ONLY Your OAS and CPP Pension?

    The Royal Bank of Canada stock is a dependable source of retirement income. This high-quality, income-producing asset is the perfect complement to the OAS and CPP pension.The post Retirees: Could You Get by on ONLY Your OAS and CPP Pension? appeared first on The Motley Fool Canada.