Enercare Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides home and commercial services, and energy solutions in Canada and the United States.
Proven track record with adequate balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has EnerCare's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: ECI has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
CA Consumer Services
1 Year Return
CA Consumer Services
Return vs Industry: ECI underperformed the Canadian Consumer Services industry which returned 3.4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: ECI underperformed the Canadian Market which returned 10.4% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is EnerCare's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is EnerCare undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: ECI (CA$28.99) is trading above our estimate of fair value (CA$8.55)
Significantly Below Fair Value: ECI is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: ECI is poor value based on its PE Ratio (44.7x) compared to the Consumer Services industry average (28.6x).
PE vs Market: ECI is poor value based on its PE Ratio (44.7x) compared to the Canadian market (15.8x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate ECI's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: ECI is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (5.2x) compared to the CA Consumer Services industry average (1.3x).
How is EnerCare forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Consumer 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 EnerCare 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.
- Check out EnerCare's track record over time to understand how much the company has returned to shareholders and its earnings growth rate in the past.
- EnerCare competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
- Explore growth companies in the Consumer Services industry.
How has EnerCare performed over the past 5 years?
Last years earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: ECI has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: ECI's current net profit margins (5.3%) are higher than last year (4.7%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ECI has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 0% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Insufficient data to compare ECI's past year earnings growth to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: ECI earnings growth over the past year (25.7%) exceeded the Consumer Services industry 16.4%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: ECI's Return on Equity (11.5%) is considered low.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is EnerCare's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: ECI's short term assets (CA$257.8M) exceed its short term liabilities (CA$256.5M).
Long Term Liabilities: ECI's short term assets (CA$257.8M) do not cover its long term liabilities (CA$1.2B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: ECI's debt to equity ratio (179.5%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: ECI's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 693.6% to 179.5% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: ECI's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (20.5%).
Interest Coverage: ECI's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (3.5x coverage).
Inventory Level: ECI has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: ECI's debt is not covered by short term assets (assets are 0.2x debt).
What is EnerCare's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Notable Dividend: ECI's dividend (3.44%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Canadian market (1.88%).
High Dividend: ECI's dividend (3.44%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Canadian market (5.48%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: ECI's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: ECI's dividend payments have fallen over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its high payout ratio (149.5%), ECI's dividend payments are not well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Jenine Krause 0
Ms. Jenine Krause has been the President and Chief Executive Officer of EnerCare Inc. and EnerCare Solutions Inc. since August 15, 2018. Ms. Krause was the Chief Operating Officer of Home Services Business ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Jenine's total compensation ($USD0.00) is below average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD2.17M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare Jenine's compensation with company performance.
|President & CEO||1.2yrs||CA$1.79m||no data|
|Senior VP||4.6yrs||CA$937.20k||no data|
|President & CEO of Service Experts||2.6yrs||CA$82.34k||no data|
|Chief Financial Officer||1.3yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Information Officer||3.8yrs||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Investor Relations||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Human Resources Officer||4.5yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior VP & GM of Sub-metering||3.3yrs||no data||no data|
|Executive Advisor||3.7yrs||CA$480.00k||no data|
Experienced Management: ECI's management team is considered experienced (3.5 years average tenure).
|Independent Director||16.8yrs||CA$133.16k||no data|
|Independent Director||16.8yrs||CA$125.16k||no data|
|Independent Director||13.3yrs||CA$126.16k||no data|
|Director||1.8yrs||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||7.6yrs||CA$115.16k||no data|
Experienced Board: ECI's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 12.9 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 been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 2.5%.
EnerCare Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: EnerCare Inc.
- Ticker: ECI
- Exchange: TSX
- Founded: 2002
- Industry: Specialized Consumer Services
- Sector: Consumer Services
- Market Cap: CA$3.118b
- Shares outstanding: 107.54m
- Website: https://www.enercareinc.com
Number of Employees
- EnerCare Inc.
- 7400 Birchmount Road
- L3R 5V4
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|ECI||TSX (The Toronto Stock Exchange)||Common Units||CA||CAD||Dec 2002|
|ECI||TSX (The Toronto Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||CA||CAD||Dec 2002|
|61E||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Shares||DE||EUR||Dec 2002|
Enercare Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides home and commercial services, and energy solutions in Canada and the United States. It operates through Enercare Home Services, Sub-metering, and Service Experts segments. The Enercare Home Services offers water heaters, furnaces, air conditioners, and other HVAC rental products, protection plans, and related services. This segment also provides duct cleaning, plumbing and electrical work, and other non-contracted chargeable services. The Service Experts segment is also involved in the sale, installation, maintenance, repair, and rental of HVAC systems and water heater products. The Sub-metering segment provides equipment and services to allow sub-metering and remote measurement of electricity and water consumption in individual units in condominiums, apartment buildings, and commercial properties. Enercare Inc. was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Markham, Canada. As of October 16, 2018, EnerCare Inc. operates as a subsidiary of Brookfield Infrastructure Partners L.P.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2019/10/23 05:25|
|End of Day Share Price||2018/10/17 00:00|
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