TSX:BBL.A

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Executive Summary

Brampton Brick Limited, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells masonry and landscape products in Canada and the United States. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Excellent balance sheet and fair value.

Share Price & News

How has Brampton Brick's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: BBL.A has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

0%

BBL.A

-0.007%

CA Basic Materials

-0.4%

CA Market


1 Year Return

-3.2%

BBL.A

-8.6%

CA Basic Materials

-3.8%

CA Market

Return vs Industry: BBL.A exceeded the Canadian Basic Materials industry which returned -11.4% over the past year.

Return vs Market: BBL.A matched the Canadian Market which returned -3.6% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

BBL.AIndustryMarket
7 Day0%-0.007%-0.4%
30 Day-1.6%-3.3%0.9%
90 Day1.4%-5.7%2.1%
1 Year-3.2%-3.2%-7.4%-8.6%-0.3%-3.8%
3 Year-25.0%-25.0%-15.8%-18.8%7.5%-3.0%
5 Year-17.2%-17.2%2.9%-4.1%34.6%13.9%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Brampton Brick's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is Brampton Brick undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

>50%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: BBL.A (CA$6) is trading below our estimate of fair value (CA$19.59)

Significantly Below Fair Value: BBL.A is trading below fair value by more than 20%.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: BBL.A is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the XN Basic Materials industry average.

PE vs Market: BBL.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 BBL.A's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: BBL.A is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.4x) compared to the CA Basic Materials industry average (1.4x).


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Future Growth

How is Brampton Brick forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

10.6%

Forecasted Materials 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 Brampton Brick 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.


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Past Performance

How has Brampton Brick performed over the past 5 years?

-7.1%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: BBL.A is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: BBL.A is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: BBL.A is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 7.1% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare BBL.A's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: BBL.A is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Basic Materials industry (11.9%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: BBL.A has a negative Return on Equity (-6.34%), as it is currently unprofitable.


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Financial Health

How is Brampton Brick's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: BBL.A's short term assets (CA$106.5M) exceed its short term liabilities (CA$44.3M).

Long Term Liabilities: BBL.A's short term assets (CA$106.5M) exceed its long term liabilities (CA$58.4M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: BBL.A's debt to equity ratio (37.3%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: BBL.A's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 40.3% to 37.3% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: BBL.A's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (33.3%).

Interest Coverage: BBL.A is unprofitable, therefore interest payments are not well covered by earnings.


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is Brampton Brick current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate BBL.A's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate BBL.A'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 BBL.A's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if BBL.A's dividend payments have been increasing.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: BBL.A is not paying a notable dividend for the Canadian market.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of BBL.A's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Canadian market.


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Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

8.0yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Jeffrey Kerbel

no data

Tenure

CA$918,591

Compensation

Dr. Jeffrey Gordon Kerbel serves as the Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Executive Officer of Brampton Brick Limited. He serves as Co-Owner at Brazos Brick Holdings Limited. Dr. Kerbel serves as ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Jeffrey's total compensation ($USD696.73K) is above average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD170.66K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Jeffrey's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Jeffrey Kerbel
Chairmanno dataCA$918.59k1.09%
CA$ 722.4k
Trevor Sandler
VP of Finance & CFO8.92yrsCA$447.25kno data
David Carter
Chief Operating Officer6.58yrsCA$522.74kno data
J. Duke
Senior Vice President of Manufacturingno dataCA$328.49kno data
Bradley Cobbledick
Vice President of Technical Services7.17yrsno datano data
Marilia Macias
Controller13.75yrsno data0.082%
CA$ 54.0k

8.0yrs

Average Tenure

Experienced Management: BBL.A's management team is seasoned and experienced (8 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Jeffrey Kerbel
Chairmanno dataCA$918.59k1.09%
CA$ 722.4k
John Piecuch
Lead Independent Director13.92yrsCA$146.35k0.032%
CA$ 21.0k
Howard Kerbel
Director29.58yrsCA$50.35k0.27%
CA$ 177.3k
Jim De Gasperis
Independent Director22.42yrsCA$47.35k0.33%
CA$ 214.8k
Peter Smith
Independent Director22.42yrsCA$47.35k0.050%
CA$ 33.0k
P. Grant
Independent Director15.42yrsCA$75.35k0.014%
CA$ 9.0k
Kenneth Tanenbaum
Independent Director8.42yrsCA$93.85k0.27%
CA$ 180.0k
Christopher Bratty
Independent Director3.42yrsCA$86.35kno data
Adam M. Peterson
Independent Director4.42yrsCA$50.35k0.14%
CA$ 90.0k

14.7yrs

Average Tenure

71yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: BBL.A's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 14.7 years average tenure).


Ownership

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

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Brampton Brick Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Brampton Brick Limited
  • Ticker: BBL.A
  • Exchange: TSX
  • Founded: 1871
  • Industry: Construction Materials
  • Sector: Materials
  • Market Cap: CA$66.054m
  • Shares outstanding: 11.01m
  • Website: https://www.bramptonbrick.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Brampton Brick Limited
  • 225 Wanless Drive
  • Brampton
  • Ontario
  • L7A 1E9
  • Canada

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
BBL.ATSX (The Toronto Stock Exchange)YesClass A Subordinate Voting SharesCACADNov 1986
BMPA.FOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesClass A Subordinate Voting SharesUSUSDNov 1986

Biography

Brampton Brick Limited, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells masonry and landscape products in Canada and the United States. The company operates through two segments, Masonry Products an ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/10/20 00:23
End of Day Share Price2020/10/08 00:00
Earnings2020/06/30
Annual Earnings2019/12/31


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.