STN Stock Overview
Stantec Inc. provides engineering, architecture, and environmental consulting services in the areas of infrastructure and facilities in Canada, the United States, and internationally.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||CA$56.51|
|52 Week High||CA$73.10|
|52 Week Low||CA$53.05|
|1 Month Change||-11.33%|
|3 Month Change||-15.11%|
|1 Year Change||5.02%|
|3 Year Change||72.13%|
|5 Year Change||82.94%|
|Change since IPO||4,154.87%|
Recent News & Updates
Stantec (TSE:STN) Is Increasing Its Dividend To CA$0.18
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|STN||CA Professional Services||CA Market|
Return vs Industry: STN matched the Canadian Professional Services industry which returned 5.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: STN matched the Canadian Market which returned 4.3% over the past year.
|STN Average Weekly Movement||3.3%|
|Professional Services Industry Average Movement||7.1%|
|Market Average Movement||9.8%|
|10% most volatile stocks in CA Market||16.7%|
|10% least volatile stocks in CA Market||4.2%|
Stable Share Price: STN is less volatile than 75% of Canadian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.
Volatility Over Time: STN's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Stantec Inc. provides engineering, architecture, and environmental consulting services in the areas of infrastructure and facilities in Canada, the United States, and internationally. The company provides consulting services in engineering, architecture, interior design, landscape architecture, surveying, environmental sciences, project management, and project economics. It also offers structural, mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and hydraulics engineering services; transportation advisory, planning and analytics, transport engineering, and technical design; paleontological and archaeological services for the rail, transportation, water, and power and energy sectors; environmental and infrastructure services; and environmental and cultural resource compliance services.
Stantec Fundamentals Summary
|STN fundamental statistics|
Is STN overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|STN income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||CA$1.74b|
Last Reported Earnings
Mar 31, 2022
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||1.76|
|Net Profit Margin||5.11%|
How did STN perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
1.3%Current Dividend Yield
Does STN pay a reliable dividends?See STN dividend history and benchmarks
|Stantec dividend dates|
|Ex Dividend Date||Jun 29 2022|
|Dividend Pay Date||Jul 15 2022|
|Days until Ex dividend||42 days|
|Days until Dividend pay date||58 days|
Does STN pay a reliable dividends?See STN dividend history and benchmarks
Is Stantec undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 2/6
Below Fair Value
Significantly Below Fair Value
PE vs Industry
PE vs Market
PB vs Industry
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: STN (CA$56.51) is trading below our estimate of fair value (CA$88.89)
Significantly Below Fair Value: STN is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: STN is poor value based on its PE Ratio (32.2x) compared to the North American Professional Services industry average (17.7x).
PE vs Market: STN is poor value based on its PE Ratio (32.2x) compared to the Canadian market (11.4x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: STN is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.7x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: STN is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3.2x) compared to the CA Professional Services industry average (2.8x).
How is Stantec forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 12 analysts?
Future Growth Score2/6
Future Growth Score 2/6
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: STN's forecast earnings growth (19.4% per year) is above the savings rate (1.6%).
Earnings vs Market: STN's earnings (19.4% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the Canadian market (7.4% per year).
High Growth Earnings: STN's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: STN's revenue (6.1% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the Canadian market (6.3% per year).
High Growth Revenue: STN's revenue (6.1% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: STN's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (17.5%).
How has Stantec performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score3/6
Past Performance Score 3/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: STN has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: STN's current net profit margins (5.1%) are higher than last year (5%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: STN's earnings have grown by 11.8% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: STN's earnings growth over the past year (7.8%) is below its 5-year average (11.8% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: STN earnings growth over the past year (7.8%) underperformed the Professional Services industry 32.6%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: STN's Return on Equity (9.8%) is considered low.
How is Stantec's financial position?
Financial Health Score3/6
Financial Health Score 3/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: STN's short term assets (CA$1.7B) exceed its short term liabilities (CA$1.1B).
Long Term Liabilities: STN's short term assets (CA$1.7B) do not cover its long term liabilities (CA$2.1B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: STN's net debt to equity ratio (54.1%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: STN's debt to equity ratio has increased from 54.8% to 64.3% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: STN's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (27.2%).
Interest Coverage: STN's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (7.9x coverage).
What is Stantec current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 3/6
Future Dividend Coverage
Current Dividend Yield
Upcoming Dividend Payment
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: STN's dividend (1.27%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Canadian market (1.88%).
High Dividend: STN's dividend (1.27%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Canadian market (4.99%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: STN's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: STN's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (38.6%), STN's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: With its reasonably low cash payout ratio (27.4%), STN's dividend payments are well covered by cash flows.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Gord Johnston (55 yo)
Mr. Gordon Allan Johnston, P.Eng., also known as Gord, has been the President, Chief Executive Officer and Director of Stantec Inc. since January 1, 2018. Mr. Johnston served as an Executive Vice President...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Gord's total compensation ($USD4.91M) is above average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD3.41M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Gord's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.
Experienced Management: STN's management team is considered experienced (4.4 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: STN's board of directors are considered experienced (4.3 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.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Stantec Inc.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Stantec Inc.
- Ticker: STN
- Exchange: TSX
- Founded: 1954
- Industry: Research and Consulting Services
- Sector: Commercial Services
- Implied Market Cap: CA$6.149b
- Shares outstanding: 110.87m
- Website: https://www.stantec.com
Number of Employees
- Stantec Inc.
- 10220-103 Avenue NW
- Suite 400
- T5J 0K4
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/05/17 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/05/17 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.