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KBL

K-Bro Linen TSX:KBL Stock Report

Last Price

CA$33.15

Market Cap

CA$353.4m

7D

6.1%

1Y

-22.0%

Updated

12 Aug, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
KBL fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation3/6
Future Growth3/6
Past Performance1/6
Financial Health3/6
Dividends4/6

KBL Stock Overview

K-Bro Linen Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides laundry and linen services to healthcare institutions, hotels, and other commercial organizations in Canada and the United Kingdom.

K-Bro Linen Inc. Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for K-Bro Linen
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceCA$33.15
52 Week HighCA$42.50
52 Week LowCA$29.60
Beta1.23
1 Month Change3.82%
3 Month Change2.32%
1 Year Change-22.00%
3 Year Change-16.46%
5 Year Change-14.94%
Change since IPO183.82%

Recent News & Updates

Jul 21
K-Bro Linen (TSE:KBL) Has Announced A Dividend Of CA$0.10

K-Bro Linen (TSE:KBL) Has Announced A Dividend Of CA$0.10

K-Bro Linen Inc. ( TSE:KBL ) will pay a dividend of CA$0.10 on the 15th of August. Based on this payment, the dividend...

Shareholder Returns

KBLCA Commercial ServicesCA Market
7D6.1%3.8%3.0%
1Y-22.0%-21.1%0.7%

Return vs Industry: KBL matched the Canadian Commercial Services industry which returned -22.4% over the past year.

Return vs Market: KBL underperformed the Canadian Market which returned -0.2% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is KBL's price volatile compared to industry and market?
KBL volatility
KBL Average Weekly Movement3.6%
Commercial Services Industry Average Movement7.8%
Market Average Movement10.6%
10% most volatile stocks in CA Market19.0%
10% least volatile stocks in CA Market4.3%

Stable Share Price: KBL is less volatile than 75% of Canadian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.

Volatility Over Time: KBL's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
19542,550Linda McCurdyhttps://www.k-brolinen.com

K-Bro Linen Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides laundry and linen services to healthcare institutions, hotels, and other commercial organizations in Canada and the United Kingdom. Its services include processing, management, and distribution of general and operating room linens, such as sheets, blankets, towels, surgical gowns, and drapes and other linens. The company also offers other services, including bulk dock-to-dock, exchange cart preparation, cart delivery, surgical linen, distribution and control of employee uniforms, personal clothing, customer reporting, customer service visiting, and textile procurement services.

K-Bro Linen Inc. Fundamentals Summary

How do K-Bro Linen's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
KBL fundamental statistics
Market CapCA$353.36m
Earnings (TTM)CA$4.82m
Revenue (TTM)CA$256.03m

73.4x

P/E Ratio

1.4x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
KBL income statement (TTM)
RevenueCA$256.03m
Cost of RevenueCA$173.88m
Gross ProfitCA$82.15m
Other ExpensesCA$77.33m
EarningsCA$4.82m

Last Reported Earnings

Jun 30, 2022

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)0.45
Gross Margin32.09%
Net Profit Margin1.88%
Debt/Equity Ratio25.5%

How did KBL perform over the long term?

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Dividends

3.6%

Current Dividend Yield

265%

Payout Ratio

Does KBL pay a reliable dividends?

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When do you need to buy KBL by to receive an upcoming dividend?
K-Bro Linen dividend dates
Ex Dividend DateAug 30 2022
Dividend Pay DateSep 15 2022
Days until Ex dividend17 days
Days until Dividend pay date33 days

Does KBL pay a reliable dividends?

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