Resolute Forest Products Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates in the forest products industry in the United States, Canada, Mexico, and internationally. More Details
Overvalued with worrying balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Resolute Forest Products's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: RFP's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: RFP exceeded the Canadian Forestry industry which returned 10.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: RFP exceeded the Canadian Market which returned -4.2% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Resolute Forest Products's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Resolute Forest Products 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: RFP (CA$6.82) is trading above our estimate of fair value (CA$5.47)
Significantly Below Fair Value: RFP is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: RFP is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the CA Forestry industry average.
PE vs Market: RFP 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 RFP's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: RFP is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.4x) compared to the CA Forestry industry average (1.2x).
How is Resolute Forest Products forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Forecasted annual revenue growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: Insufficient data to determine if RFP's forecast earnings growth is above the savings rate (1.7%).
Earnings vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if RFP's earnings are forecast to grow faster than the Canadian market
High Growth Earnings: Insufficient data to determine if earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: RFP's revenue (0.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the Canadian market (5.8% per year).
High Growth Revenue: RFP's revenue (0.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if RFP's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Resolute Forest Products performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: RFP is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: RFP is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: RFP is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 45.9% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare RFP's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: RFP is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Forestry industry (-46.1%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: RFP has a negative Return on Equity (-8.72%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Resolute Forest Products's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: RFP's short term assets ($882.0M) exceed its short term liabilities ($310.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: RFP's short term assets ($882.0M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($2.1B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: RFP's debt to equity ratio (49.7%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: RFP's debt to equity ratio has increased from 28.8% to 49.7% over the past 5 years.
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: Insufficient data to determine if RFP has enough cash runway based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: Insufficient data to determine if RFP has enough cash runway if its free cash flow continues to grow or shrink based on historical rates.
What is Resolute Forest Products's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate RFP's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate RFP'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 RFP's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if RFP's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of RFP's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Canadian market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Yves Laflamme (63 yo)
Mr. Mr. Yves Laflamme has been the President and Chief Executive Officer and as board member at Resolute Forest Products Inc. since February 01, 2018 and served as its Senior Vice President of Wood Product ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Yves's total compensation ($USD3.81M) is above average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD838.38K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Yves's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Senior VP & CFO||1.92yrs||US$985.23k||0.044% |
|Senior VP of Corporate Affairs||13yrs||US$1.24m||0.12% |
|Senior Vice President of Pulp & Paper Operations||2.58yrs||US$1.11m||0.14% |
|President of Tissue Group||3.17yrs||US$1.05m||0.0043% |
|Chief Accounting Officer & VP||3.08yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior VP of Process Improvement & Chief Information Officer||1.75yrs||no data||0.035% |
|VP of Investor Relations & Treasurer||8.92yrs||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Corporate Communications||18.75yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Human Resources||2.33yrs||no data||0.096% |
|Senior Vice President of Pulp & Paper Sales & Marketing||9.75yrs||US$1.56m||0.18% |
|Senior Vice President of Wood Products||1.75yrs||no data||0.026% |
Experienced Management: RFP's management team is considered experienced (2.9 years average tenure).
|Independent Director||3.42yrs||US$163.96k||0.029% |
|Independent Director||9.83yrs||US$175.00k||0.023% |
|Independent Director||7.42yrs||US$150.00k||0.058% |
|Non-Executive Chairman||7.42yrs||US$317.26k||no data|
|Independent Director||1.75yrs||US$153.75k||no data|
|Independent Lead Director||7.42yrs||US$185.00k||0% |
Experienced Board: RFP's board of directors are considered experienced (7.4 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: RFP insiders have sold more shares than they have bought in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Resolute Forest Products Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Resolute Forest Products Inc.
- Ticker: RFP
- Exchange: TSX
- Industry: Paper Products
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: US$444.728m
- Listing Market Cap: US$584.049m
- Shares outstanding: 86.19m
- Website: https://www.resolutefp.com
Number of Employees
- Resolute Forest Products Inc.
- 111 Robert-Bourassa Boulevard
- Suite 5000
- H3C 2M1
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|RFP||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Dec 2010|
|RFP||TSX (The Toronto Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||CA||CAD||Dec 2010|
|7AB1||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Dec 2010|
|0KW8||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||GB||USD||Dec 2010|
Resolute Forest Products Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates in the forest products industry in the United States, Canada, Mexico, and internationally. The company operates through five segments ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/10/21 23:55|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/10/21 00:00|
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