Inscape Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures office furniture and wall products in the United States, Canada, and internationally. More Details
Excellent balance sheet and overvalued.
Share Price & News
How has Inscape's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: INQ's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
CA Commercial Services
1 Year Return
CA Commercial Services
Return vs Industry: INQ underperformed the Canadian Commercial Services industry which returned 19.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: INQ underperformed the Canadian Market which returned -4.2% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Inscape's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Inscape undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Book (PB) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate INQ's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate INQ's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: INQ is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the CA Commercial Services industry average.
PE vs Market: INQ is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Canadian market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate INQ's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: INQ is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.8x) compared to the CA Commercial Services industry average (1.6x).
How is Inscape forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Commercial Services 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 Inscape 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.
This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.
- Examine Inscape's financial health to determine how well-positioned it is against times of financial stress by looking at its level of debt over time and how much cash it has left.
- Inscape competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
- Explore growth companies in the Commercial Services industry.
How has Inscape performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: INQ is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: INQ is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: INQ is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 6.6% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare INQ's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: INQ is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Commercial Services industry (15.4%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: INQ has a negative Return on Equity (-10.72%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Inscape's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: INQ's short term assets (CA$18.1M) exceed its short term liabilities (CA$10.1M).
Long Term Liabilities: INQ's short term assets (CA$18.1M) exceed its long term liabilities (CA$10.3M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: INQ is debt free.
Reducing Debt: INQ had no debt 5 years ago.
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: INQ has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: INQ has less than a year of cash runway if free cash flow continues to grow at historical rates of 5.9% each year.
What is Inscape current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate INQ's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate INQ's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if INQ's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if INQ's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of INQ's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Canadian market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Mr. Eric K. Ehgoetz, CFA serves as Chief Executive Officer at Inscape Corporation since March 05, 2020. He was a Partner and Founding Partner of Spectrum Capital Partners. Mr. Ehgoetz has over 20 years of ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Eric's total compensation ($USD306.24K) is above average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD171.43K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Eric's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
|CEO & Director||0.58yr||CA$402.18k||0.17% |
|CFO & Secretary||0.75yr||CA$436.26k||no data|
|Vice President of Supply Chain||2.75yrs||CA$248.40k||0.26% |
|Chief Operating Officer||0.92yr||CA$764.06k||no data|
|Chief Brand Officer||1.67yrs||CA$413.53k||no data|
|Vice President of Human Resources||3.75yrs||no data||0.076% |
Experienced Management: INQ's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.3 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
|CEO & Director||0.58yr||CA$402.18k||0.17% |
|Independent Director||17.83yrs||CA$40.51k||0.049% |
|Independent Chairman of the Board||no data||CA$55.13k||10.5% |
|Independent Director||1.08yrs||CA$19.00k||no data|
|Independent Director||2.08yrs||CA$31.51k||no data|
|Independent Director||2.58yrs||CA$33.38k||0.076% |
Experienced Board: INQ's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.6 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
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.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Inscape Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Inscape Corporation
- Ticker: INQ
- Exchange: TSX
- Founded: 1888
- Industry: Office Services and Supplies
- Sector: Commercial Services
- Market Cap: CA$9.491m
- Shares outstanding: 14.38m
- Website: https://myinscape.com
Number of Employees
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|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|INQ||TSX (The Toronto Stock Exchange)||Yes||Class B Subordinated Voting Shares||CA||CAD||Apr 1996|
|ICPB.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Class B Subordinated Voting Shares||US||USD||Apr 1996|
Inscape Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures office furniture and wall products in the United States, Canada, and internationally. It operates through two segments, Office Furniture an ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/10/21 23:55|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/10/15 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.