Sportscene Group Inc. develops, operates, and franchises a chain of sports entertainment-themed resto-bars under the La Cage-Brasserie sportive brand in Quebec, Canada. More Details
Worrying balance sheet not a dividend payer.
Share Price & News
How has Sportscene Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: SPS.A has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: SPS.A underperformed the Canadian Hospitality industry which returned -24.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SPS.A underperformed the Canadian Market which returned -8% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Sportscene Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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6 months ago | Simply Wall StSportscene Group Inc. (CVE:SPS.A) Has A ROE Of 11%
Is Sportscene Group 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: SPS.A (CA$3.8) is trading above our estimate of fair value (CA$1.71)
Significantly Below Fair Value: SPS.A is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SPS.A is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the CA Hospitality industry average.
PE vs Market: SPS.A 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 SPS.A's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SPS.A's PB Ratio (1x) is in line with the CA Hospitality industry average.
How is Sportscene Group 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 Sportscene Group 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.
- Take a look at our analysis of SPS.A’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
- Sportscene Group competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
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How has Sportscene Group performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SPS.A is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: SPS.A is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SPS.A is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 45.8% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare SPS.A's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: SPS.A is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Hospitality industry (-6.7%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: SPS.A has a negative Return on Equity (-10.64%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Sportscene Group's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SPS.A's short term assets (CA$19.0M) do not cover its short term liabilities (CA$22.3M).
Long Term Liabilities: SPS.A's short term assets (CA$19.0M) do not cover its long term liabilities (CA$49.1M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SPS.A's debt to equity ratio (65.1%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: SPS.A's debt to equity ratio has increased from 41.5% to 65.1% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: SPS.A's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (53.6%).
Interest Coverage: SPS.A is unprofitable, therefore interest payments are not well covered by earnings.
What is Sportscene Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: SPS.A's dividend (3.95%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Canadian market (1.73%).
High Dividend: SPS.A's dividend (3.95%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Canadian market (5.9%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: SPS.A's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: SPS.A's dividend payments have fallen over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: SPS.A is paying a dividend but the company is unprofitable.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Jean Bédard (56 yo)
Mr. Jean Bédard, CPA, CA, serves as the Executive Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer and President of Sportscene Group Inc. (Formerly Known as Sportscene Restaurants Inc.). Mr. Bédard serves as ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Jean's total compensation ($USD323.19K) is above average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD174.80K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Jean's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
|Executive Chairman||no data||CA$433.41k||20.59% |
|Vice-President of Finance||3.42yrs||CA$163.02k||0.073% |
|Vice-President of Operations & Food Services||no data||CA$206.72k||0.29% |
|Vice President of Procurement||no data||CA$182.59k||0.26% |
|Vice President of Retail Division||1.67yrs||CA$347.39k||no data|
|Vice President of Marketing & Communications||1.67yrs||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Human Resources||4.67yrs||no data||no data|
|Secretary||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: SPS.A's management team is considered experienced (2.5 years average tenure).
|Executive Chairman||no data||CA$433.41k||20.59% |
|Independent Director||2.42yrs||CA$12.50k||no data|
|Independent Director||2.42yrs||CA$16.00k||0.094% |
|Independent Director||14.42yrs||CA$22.50k||0.047% |
|Vice Chairman||no data||CA$14.00k||no data|
|Independent Director||1.67yrs||CA$10.50k||0.0047% |
|Independent Director||0.67yr||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||1.67yrs||CA$14.00k||no data|
|Independent Lead Director||no data||CA$22.00k||no data|
Experienced Board: SPS.A's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2 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.
Sportscene Group Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Sportscene Group Inc.
- Ticker: SPS.A
- Exchange: TSXV
- Founded: 1983
- Industry: Restaurants
- Sector: Consumer Services
- Market Cap: CA$32.482m
- Shares outstanding: 8.55m
- Website: https://www.cage.ca
Number of Employees
- Sportscene Group Inc.
- 1180 Place Nobel
- Suite 102
- J4B 5L2
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|SPS.A||TSXV (TSX Venture Exchange)||Yes||Class A Shares||CA||CAD||Sep 1988|
Sportscene Group Inc. develops, operates, and franchises a chain of sports entertainment-themed resto-bars under the La Cage-Brasserie sportive brand in Quebec, Canada. The company also sells La Cage brand ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/09/28 04:26|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/09/24 00:00|
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