Value is all about what a company is worth versus what price it is
available for. If you went into a grocery store and all the bananas were on sale
at half price, they could be considered
INTRINSIC VALUE BASED ON FUTURE CASH FLOWS
It is not possible to calculate the future cash flow value for
Foraco International. This is due to cash flow or dividend data being
unavailable. The share price is
PRICE RELATIVE TO MARKET
We can also value a company based on what the stock market is willing to pay for
it. This is similar to the price of fruit (e.g. Mangoes or Avocados) increasing
when they are out of season, or how much your home is worth.
The amount the stock market is willing to pay for
is considered below, and whether this is a fair price.
Price based on past earnings
Foraco International's earnings available for a low price, and how does
this compare to other companies in the same industry?
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 Foraco International 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 Simply Wall St do have past financial data. You can see them here.
Show me the analysis anyway
The future performance of a company is measured in the same way as past
performance, by looking at estimated
and how much profit it is expected to make.
Future estimates come from
professional analysts. Just like forecasting the weather, they don’t always get
Expected Metals and Mining industry annual growth in earnings.
Earnings growth vs Low Risk Savings
expected to grow at an
Unable to compare Foraco International's earnings growth to the low risk savings rate as no estimate data is available.
Growth vs Market Checks
Unable to compare Foraco International's earnings growth to the Canada market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to compare Foraco International's revenue growth to the Canada market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if Foraco International is high growth as no earnings estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if Foraco International is high growth as no revenue estimate data is available.
Past and Future Earnings per Share
The accuracy of the analysts who estimate the future performance data can
be gauged below. We look back 3 years and see if they were any good at
predicting what actually occurred. We also show the highest and lowest estimates
looking forward to see if there is a wide range.
Foraco International's performance over the past 5 years by checking for:
Has earnings increased in past 5 years? (1 check)
Has the earnings growth in the last year exceeded that of the
Metals and Mining
industry? (1 check)
Is the recent earnings growth over the last year higher than the average annual growth over the
past 5 years? (1 check)
Is the Return on Equity (ROE) higher than 20%? (1 check)
Is the Return on Assets (ROA) above industry average? (1 check)
Has the Return on Capital Employed (ROCE) increased from 3 years ago? (1 check)
The above checks will fail if the company has reported a loss in the most recent
earnings report. Some checks require at least 3 or 5 years worth of data.
has a total score of
0/6, see the detailed checks below.
Note: We use GAAP Net Income excluding extraordinary items in all our calculations.
A company's financial position is much like your own financial position,
it includes everything you own
The boxes below represent the relative size of what makes up
Foraco International's finances.
The net worth of a company is the difference between its assets and liabilities.
Foraco International is able to meet its short term (1 year) commitments with its holdings of cash and other short term assets.
Foraco International's long term commitments exceed its cash and other short term assets.
This treemap shows a more detailed breakdown of
Foraco International's finances. If any of them are yellow this
indicates they may be out of proportion and red means they relate to one of the
Liabilities and shares
The 'shares' portion represents any funds contributed by the owners (shareholders) and any profits.
High level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt is not covered by short term assets, assets are 0.6x debt.
Nearly all companies have debt. Debt in itself isn’t
however if the debt is too high, or the company can’t afford to pay the interest
on its debts this may have impacts in the future.
The graphic below shows equity (available funds) and debt, we ideally want to
see the red area (debt) decreasing.
If there is any debt we look at the companies capability to repay it, and
whether the level has increased over the past 5 years.
Management is one of the most important areas of a company. We look at
unreasonable CEO compensation, how long the team and board of directors have
been around for and insider trading.
TENURE AS CEO
Mr. Daniel Simoncini has been the Chief Executive Officer of Foraco International SA since June 1997. Mr. Simoncini held various senior management positions with other entities. From 1994 to 1997, he served as the Chief Executive Officer of Technoplus Industries SA, a subsidiary of the French Atomic Bureau (CEA). From 1982 to 1994, he held various positions in Comex group of companies, predecessor to Acergy SA, listed on the NASDAQ, including Vice President of Business Development. He has been Chairman of Foraco International SA since June 1997. Mr. Simoncini is a Professional Engineer and holds a Mechanical Engineering degree from Ensam University in Paris, France.
Daniel's compensation has increased whilst company is loss making.
Daniel's remuneration is higher than average for companies of similar size in Canada.
Management Team Tenure
Average tenure of the
management team in years:
The average tenure for the Foraco International management team is over 5 years, this suggests they are a seasoned and experienced team.
Chairman & CEO
Senior Vice President of North America
Senior Vice President of Asia Pacific
Vice President of Brazil
Deputy Chief Financial Officer
Vice President of Engineering & Technical Services
Board of Directors Tenure
Average tenure and age of the
board of directors in years:
The average tenure for the Foraco International board of directors is over 10 years, this suggests they are a seasoned and experienced board.
Should Foraco International Be Disappointed With Their 42% Profit?
Just take a look at Foraco International SA (TSE:FAR), which is up 42%, over three years, soundly beating the market return of 17% (not including dividends). … Given that Foraco International didn't make a profit in the last twelve months, we'll focus on revenue growth to form a quick view of its business development. … In the last 3 years Foraco International saw its revenue grow at 12% per year.
Does Foraco International SA's (TSE:FAR) CEO Pay Compare Well With Peers?
Daniel Simoncini has been the CEO of Foraco International SA (TSE:FAR) since 1997. … First, this article will compare CEO compensation with compensation at similar sized companies. … How Does Daniel Simoncini's Compensation Compare With Similar Sized Companies?
What Kind Of Shareholder Owns Most Foraco International SA (TSE:FAR) Stock?
If you want to know who really controls Foraco International SA (TSE:FAR), then you'll have to look at the makeup of its share registry. … Generally speaking, as a company grows, institutions will increase their ownership. … Foraco International is not a large company by global standards.
Is Foraco International SA (TSE:FAR) Excessively Paying Its CEO?
At the time of writing our data says that Foraco International SA has a market cap of CA$32m, and is paying total annual CEO compensation of US$2m. … We examined a group of similar sized companies, with market capitalizations of below S$275m. … It would therefore appear that Foraco International SA pays Daniel Simoncini more than the median CEO remuneration at companies of a similar size, in the same market
What You Must Know About Foraco International SA's (TSE:FAR) Market Risks
Every stock in the market is exposed to this volatility, which is linked to the fact that stocks prices are correlated in an efficient market. … Beta is a widely used metric to measure a stock's exposure to market risk (volatility). … Any stock with a beta of greater than one is considered more volatile than the market, while those with a beta below one are either less volatile or poorly correlated with the market.
Does Foraco International SA (TSE:FAR) Go Up With The Market?
Generally, an investor should consider two types of risk that impact the market value of FAR. … The first type is company-specific risk, which can be diversified away by investing in other companies to reduce exposure to one particular stock. … Every stock in the market is exposed to this risk, which arises from macroeconomic factors such as economic growth and geo-political tussles just to name a few.
Foraco International SA provides drilling services to mining and water projects worldwide. It operates through Mining and Water segments. The company offers its drilling services in the exploration, development, and production phases of mining projects. It also drills wells for drinking, irrigation, and industrial water; and undertakes a range of projects, including large scale village water drilling programs, specialized drilling projects to access mineral water using sanitary protection methods, and large diameter well fields for residential supply in urban environments, as well as provides inspection, servicing, and rehabilitation services for existing wells. As of December 31, 2017, it operated 302 drill rigs. The company was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in Marseille, France.
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