Transalta Corporation operates within the Electric services sector.
In addition to historical fundamental analyses, the complete report available to purchase compares Transalta with three other
companies in this sector in Canada:
Brookfield Infrastructure Partners L.P.
sales of 2.79 billion Canadian Dollars [US$2.23 billion]
of which 59%
was Transport & energy),
Canadian Utilities Limited
(3.40 billion Canadian Dollars [US$2.71 billion]
of which 54%
was Electricity), and
Capital Power Corp
(1.21 billion Canadian Dollars [US$966.56 million]
of which 100%
was Power Generation).
During the year ended December of 2016, sales at
Transalta were C$2.40 billion (US$1.91 billion).
increase of 5.7%
versus 2015, when the company's sales were C$2.27 billion.
Despite this increase, sales are still
below the level achieved in 2014, when Transalta
reported sales of C$2.62 billion.
The sales level in 2016 was fairly close to the level five years ago: in 2011, Transalta had sales
of C$2.41 billion.
Sales of Energy Marketing saw an increase
that was more than double the company's growth rate: sales were up
55.1% in 2016, from
C$49.00 million to C$76.00 million.
Transalta also saw significant increases in sales in
Canadian Coal (up 14.9% to C$1.05 billion)
Wind (up 8.8% to C$272.00 million)
Hydro (up 8.6% to C$126.00 million)
Not all segments of Transalta experienced an increase in sales in 2016:
sales of Canadian Gas fell 29.3% to C$402.00 million.
Transalta also experienced decreases in sales in
U.S. Coal (down 4.6% to C$354.00 million)