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Cloud Nine Education Group

Executive Summary

Cloud Nine Education Group Ltd. develops, markets, licenses, and sells its proprietary digitally based English as a second language (ESL) curriculum in Canada and internationally. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Weak fundamentals or lack of information.

Share Price & News

How has Cloud Nine Education Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

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


Market Performance


7 Day Return

0%

CNI

-2.0%

CA Media

-1.0%

CA Market


1 Year Return

-20.0%

CNI

-4.3%

CA Media

-4.3%

CA Market

Return vs Industry: CNI underperformed the Canadian Media industry which returned -6.8% over the past year.

Return vs Market: CNI underperformed the Canadian Market which returned -4.2% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

CNIIndustryMarket
7 Day0%-2.0%-1.0%
30 Day23.1%-3.9%1.3%
90 Day0%3.8%1.9%
1 Year-20.0%-20.0%-0.8%-4.3%-0.9%-4.3%
3 Year-75.4%-75.4%4.5%-6.3%6.4%-4.0%
5 Yearn/a24.1%2.3%33.3%12.8%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Cloud Nine Education Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is Cloud Nine Education Group undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?


In this section, we usually try to help investors determine whether Cloud Nine Education Group is trading at an attractive price based on the cash flow it is expected to produce in the future. But as Cloud Nine Education Group has not provided consistent financial data, and the stock also has no analyst forecast or coverage, its intrinsic value cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst consensus cash flow predictions.

This is quite a rare situation as 89% of companies covered by Simply Wall St do have a valuation analysis.


Next Steps

  • Take a look at our analysis of CNI'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.
  • When valuing a company like this, investors focus more on how they perceive the size of the opportunity, the company's ability to deliver and scale, and the strength of the team. While we are not analysing this type of data at the moment, if you don't know where to start, we recommend reading through Cloud Nine Education Group regulatory filings.
  • Explore potentially undervalued companies in the Media industry.

Future Growth

How is Cloud Nine Education Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

1.6%

Forecasted Media 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 Cloud Nine Education 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.


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Past Performance

How has Cloud Nine Education Group performed over the past 5 years?

17.9%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: CNI is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: CNI is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: CNI is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 17.9% per year.

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

Earnings vs Industry: CNI is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Media industry (83.2%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: CNI's liabilities exceed its assets, so it is difficult to calculate its Return on Equity.


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Financial Health

How is Cloud Nine Education Group's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: CNI has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering short term liabilities.

Long Term Liabilities: CNI has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering long term liabilities.


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: CNI has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than a high debt level.

Reducing Debt: CNI's has negative shareholder equity, so we do not need to check if its debt has reduced over time.


Balance Sheet


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: CNI has less than a year of cash runway based on its current free cash flow.

Forecast Cash Runway: CNI has less than a year of cash runway if free cash flow continues to grow at historical rates of 5.8% each year.


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Dividend

What is Cloud Nine Education Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

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

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

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if CNI'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 CNI'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?

3.0yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Al Larmour

3yrs

Tenure

CA$131,625

Compensation

Mr. Allan Larmour, also known as Al, P.Eng., served as Chief Executive Officer of Norsemont Mining Inc. (formerly known as Norsemont Capital Inc.) since June 7, 2017 until September 2020. Mr. Larmour has b ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Al's total compensation ($USD0.00) is below average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD171.43K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Al's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Allan Larmour
CEO, President & Director3yrsCA$131.63kno data
Kulwant Sandher
CFO & Director4.83yrsno data1.49%
CA$ 20.2k
Boris Mann
Chief Technology Officer4.08yrsno datano data

3.0yrs

Average Tenure

Experienced Management: CNI's management team is considered experienced (3 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Allan Larmour
CEO, President & Director3yrsCA$131.63kno data
Kulwant Sandher
CFO & Director4.83yrsno data1.49%
CA$ 20.2k
Dalton Larson
Independent Director5.5yrsno data2.72%
CA$ 36.7k
Peter Lee
Director1.25yrsCA$80.06k0.14%
CA$ 1.8k

4.0yrs

Average Tenure

58yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: CNI's board of directors are considered experienced (4 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

Cloud Nine Education Group Ltd.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Cloud Nine Education Group Ltd.
  • Ticker: CNI
  • Exchange: CNSX
  • Founded: 2015
  • Industry: Publishing
  • Sector: Media
  • Market Cap: CA$1.349m
  • Shares outstanding: 16.86m
  • Website: https://c9eg.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Cloud Nine Education Group Ltd.
  • 700 West Pender Street
  • Suite 610
  • Vancouver
  • British Columbia
  • V6C 1G8
  • Canada

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
CNICNSX (Canadian National Stock Exchange)YesCommon SharesCACADDec 2016
CLGU.FOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesCommon SharesUSUSDDec 2016

Biography

Cloud Nine Education Group Ltd. develops, markets, licenses, and sells its proprietary digitally based English as a second language (ESL) curriculum in Canada and internationally. It offers Cloud Nine ESL ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/10/22 01:17
End of Day Share Price2020/10/21 00:00
Earnings2020/06/30
Annual Earnings2019/09/30


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.