GDL Stock Overview
Goodfellow Inc. engages in the wholesale distribution of lumber products, building materials, and floor coverings to the retail trade, industrial, and manufacturing sectors in Canada and the United States.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||CA$10.11|
|52 Week High||CA$14.10|
|52 Week Low||CA$8.90|
|1 Month Change||-5.95%|
|3 Month Change||-19.44%|
|1 Year Change||1.92%|
|3 Year Change||100.59%|
|5 Year Change||41.00%|
|Change since IPO||453.97%|
Recent News & Updates
Goodfellow (TSE:GDL) Has Announced That It Will Be Increasing Its Dividend To CA$0.40
The board of Goodfellow Inc. ( TSE:GDL ) has announced that it will be increasing its dividend by 32% on the 18th of...
|GDL||CA Trade Distributors||CA Market|
Return vs Industry: GDL exceeded the Canadian Trade Distributors industry which returned -11.8% over the past year.
Return vs Market: GDL exceeded the Canadian Market which returned -4.1% over the past year.
|GDL Average Weekly Movement||5.1%|
|Trade Distributors Industry Average Movement||6.0%|
|Market Average Movement||10.0%|
|10% most volatile stocks in CA Market||17.3%|
|10% least volatile stocks in CA Market||4.4%|
Stable Share Price: GDL is less volatile than 75% of Canadian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.
Volatility Over Time: GDL's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Goodfellow Inc. engages in the wholesale distribution of lumber products, building materials, and floor coverings to the retail trade, industrial, and manufacturing sectors in Canada and the United States. It is also involved in the remanufacturing and distribution of lumber and wood products. The company’s decking products include accessories, composite, and wood products for outdoor spaces; and flooring products comprise engineered wood floors, hardwood floors, laminates, sub-floors and accessories, planks and tiles, and stone product composite.
Goodfellow Fundamentals Summary
|GDL fundamental statistics|
Is GDL overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|GDL income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||CA$486.67m|
Last Reported Earnings
Feb 28, 2022
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||4.58|
|Net Profit Margin||6.26%|
How did GDL perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
7.9%Current Dividend Yield
Is GDL undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 4/6
Price-To-Earnings vs Peers
Price-To-Earnings vs Industry
Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio
Below Fair Value
Significantly Below Fair Value
Key Valuation Metric
Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for GDL?
Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.
|What is GDL's n/a Ratio?|
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers
How does GDL's PE Ratio compare to its peers?
|GDL PE Ratio vs Peers|
|Company||PE||Estimated Growth||Market Cap|
Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: GDL is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (2.2x) compared to the peer average (4.7x).
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry
How does GDL's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the Trade Distributors Industry?
Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: GDL is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (2.2x) compared to the Canadian Trade Distributors industry average (4.3x)
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio
What is GDL's PE Ratio compared to its Fair PE Ratio? This is the expected PE Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.
|Current PE Ratio||2.2x|
|Fair PE Ratio||n/a|
Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate GDL's Price-To-Earnings Fair Ratio for valuation analysis.
Share Price vs Fair Value
What is the Fair Price of GDL when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.
Below Fair Value: GDL (CA$10.11) is trading below our estimate of fair value (CA$13.09)
Significantly Below Fair Value: GDL is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate GDL's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
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How is Goodfellow forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Future Growth Score0/6
Future Growth Score 0/6
Earnings vs Savings Rate
Earnings vs Market
High Growth Earnings
Revenue vs Market
High Growth Revenue
Forecasted Capital Goods industry annual growth in earnings
In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as Goodfellow has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.
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How has Goodfellow performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score5/6
Past Performance Score 5/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: GDL has a high level of non-cash earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: GDL's current net profit margins (6.3%) are higher than last year (4.1%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: GDL has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 76.2% per year.
Accelerating Growth: GDL's earnings growth over the past year (99.5%) exceeds its 5-year average (76.2% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: GDL earnings growth over the past year (99.5%) exceeded the Trade Distributors industry 55.6%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: GDL's Return on Equity (24.1%) is considered high.
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How is Goodfellow's financial position?
Financial Health Score5/6
Financial Health Score 5/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: GDL's short term assets (CA$218.6M) exceed its short term liabilities (CA$98.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: GDL's short term assets (CA$218.6M) exceed its long term liabilities (CA$14.9M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: GDL's net debt to equity ratio (29.1%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: GDL's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 82.1% to 31% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: GDL's operating cash flow is negative, therefore debt is not well covered.
Interest Coverage: GDL's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (40.9x coverage).
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What is Goodfellow current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 4/6
Future Dividend Coverage
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: GDL's dividend (7.91%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Canadian market (2.03%).
High Dividend: GDL's dividend (7.91%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the Canadian market (5.33%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: GDL's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: GDL's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: With its low payout ratio (15.3%), GDL's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: GDL is paying a dividend but the company has no free cash flows.
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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Mr. Patrick Goodfellow has been Chief Executive Officer and President at Goodfellow Inc. since January 18, 2017. Mr. Goodfellow served as Vice President of Hardwood at Goodfellow Inc. from 2006 to January...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Patrick's total compensation ($USD470.74K) is above average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD175.79K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Patrick's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.
Experienced Board: GDL's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 16.4 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Goodfellow Inc.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Goodfellow Inc.
- Ticker: GDL
- Exchange: TSX
- Founded: 1898
- Industry: Trading Companies and Distributors
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Implied Market Cap: CA$86.567m
- Shares outstanding: 8.56m
- Website: https://www.goodfellowinc.com
Number of Employees
- Goodfellow Inc.
- 225 Goodfellow Street
- J5B 1V5
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/06/26 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/06/24 00:00|
Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.