WPRT Stock Overview
Westport Fuel Systems Inc. engages in the engineering, manufacturing, and supplying alternative fuel systems and components for use in transportation applications worldwide.
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Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||CA$1.29|
|52 Week High||CA$6.58|
|52 Week Low||CA$1.25|
|1 Month Change||-16.77%|
|3 Month Change||-33.85%|
|1 Year Change||-80.40%|
|3 Year Change||-64.07%|
|5 Year Change||-53.93%|
|Change since IPO||31.63%|
Recent News & Updates
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|WPRT||CA Machinery||CA Market|
Return vs Industry: WPRT underperformed the Canadian Machinery industry which returned -49.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: WPRT underperformed the Canadian Market which returned -3.7% over the past year.
|WPRT Average Weekly Movement||10.1%|
|Machinery Industry Average Movement||9.4%|
|Market Average Movement||10.1%|
|10% most volatile stocks in CA Market||17.3%|
|10% least volatile stocks in CA Market||4.4%|
Stable Share Price: WPRT is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Canadian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 10% a week.
Volatility Over Time: WPRT's weekly volatility (10%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Westport Fuel Systems Inc. engages in the engineering, manufacturing, and supplying alternative fuel systems and components for use in transportation applications worldwide. The company operates through Original Equipment Manufacturer and Independent Aftermarket segments. It offers alternative fuel systems and components, which include a range of alternative fuels, such as liquefied petroleum gas, compressed natural gas, liquefied natural gas, renewable natural gas, and hydrogen; and independent aftermarket, light and heavy-duty original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and delayed OEMs, electronics, hydrogen, and fuel storage activities.
Westport Fuel Systems Fundamentals Summary
|WPRT fundamental statistics|
Is WPRT overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|WPRT income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||US$267.45m|
Last Reported Earnings
Mar 31, 2022
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||0.14|
|Net Profit Margin||7.84%|
How did WPRT perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
Is WPRT 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 WPRT?
Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.
|What is WPRT's n/a Ratio?|
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers
How does WPRT's PE Ratio compare to its peers?
|WPRT PE Ratio vs Peers|
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Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: WPRT is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (7x) compared to the peer average (29.5x).
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry
How does WPRT's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the North American Machinery Industry?
Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: WPRT is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (7x) compared to the Canadian Machinery industry average (20.3x)
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio
What is WPRT'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||7x|
|Fair PE Ratio||52.4x|
Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: WPRT is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (7x) compared to the estimated Fair Price-To-Earnings Ratio (52.4x).
Share Price vs Fair Value
What is the Fair Price of WPRT when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.
Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate WPRT's fair value for valuation analysis.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate WPRT's fair value for valuation analysis.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: WPRT is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.1x)
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How is Westport Fuel Systems forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 7 analysts?
Future Growth Score4/6
Future Growth Score 4/6
Earnings vs Savings Rate
Earnings vs Market
High Growth Earnings
Revenue vs Market
High Growth Revenue
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: WPRT's forecast earnings growth (53.6% per year) is above the savings rate (1.6%).
Earnings vs Market: WPRT's earnings (53.6% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the Canadian market (7.1% per year).
High Growth Earnings: WPRT's earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: WPRT's revenue (14.8% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Canadian market (6.4% per year).
High Growth Revenue: WPRT's revenue (14.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: WPRT is forecast to be unprofitable in 3 years.
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How has Westport Fuel Systems performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score4/6
Past Performance Score 4/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: WPRT has a high level of non-cash earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: WPRT's current net profit margins (7.8%) are higher than last year (1.8%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: WPRT has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 67.3% per year.
Accelerating Growth: WPRT's earnings growth over the past year (411.6%) exceeds its 5-year average (67.3% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: WPRT earnings growth over the past year (411.6%) exceeded the Machinery industry 25.7%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: WPRT's Return on Equity (10%) is considered low.
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How is Westport Fuel Systems's financial position?
Financial Health Score4/6
Financial Health Score 4/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: WPRT's short term assets ($321.8M) exceed its short term liabilities ($134.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: WPRT's short term assets ($321.8M) exceed its long term liabilities ($82.7M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: WPRT has more cash than its total debt.
Reducing Debt: WPRT's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 104.5% to 24.6% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: WPRT's operating cash flow is negative, therefore debt is not well covered.
Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if WPRT's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.
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What is Westport Fuel Systems's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 0/6
Future Dividend Coverage
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate WPRT's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate WPRT's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if WPRT's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if WPRT's dividend payments have been increasing.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as WPRT has not reported any payouts.
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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
David Johnson (54 yo)
Mr. David M. Johnson has been the Chief Executive Officer & Director at Westport Fuel Systems Inc. since January 15, 2019. Mr. Johnson joined Westport Fuel Systems having served for ten years as President...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: David's total compensation ($USD2.56M) is above average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD750.10K).
Compensation vs Earnings: David's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.
Experienced Management: WPRT's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.4 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
Experienced Board: WPRT's board of directors are considered experienced (3.4 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: WPRT insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Westport Fuel Systems Inc.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Westport Fuel Systems Inc.
- Ticker: WPRT
- Exchange: TSX
- Founded: 1995
- Industry: Construction Machinery and Heavy Trucks
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Implied Market Cap: CA$220.828m
- Shares outstanding: 171.18m
- Website: https://wfsinc.com
Number of Employees
- Westport Fuel Systems Inc.
- 1750 West 75th Avenue
- Suite 101
- British Columbia
- V6P 6G2
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/06/30 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/06/30 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.