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True North Commercial Real Estate Investment Trust

Executive Summary

The REIT is an unincorporated, open-ended real estate investment trust established under the laws of the Province of Ontario.


Snowflake Analysis

Fair value second-rate dividend payer.

Share Price & News

How has True North Commercial Real Estate Investment Trust's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

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


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-2.3%

TNT.UN

-0.7%

CA REITs

1.5%

CA Market


1 Year Return

-12.6%

TNT.UN

-20.7%

CA REITs

-4.6%

CA Market

Return vs Industry: TNT.UN exceeded the Canadian REITs industry which returned -20.4% over the past year.

Return vs Market: TNT.UN underperformed the Canadian Market which returned -4.7% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

TNT.UNIndustryMarket
7 Day-2.3%-0.7%1.5%
30 Day3.2%0.03%6.1%
90 Day5.0%3.7%11.1%
1 Year-4.1%-12.6%-16.3%-20.7%-1.2%-4.6%
3 Year25.1%-5.0%8.8%-7.9%11.8%1.0%
5 Year60.2%-0.5%26.1%-5.1%33.6%13.3%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is True North Commercial Real Estate Investment Trust's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is True North Commercial Real Estate Investment Trust undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

34.8%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: TNT.UN (CA$5.83) is trading below our estimate of fair value (CA$8.95)

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


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: TNT.UN is poor value based on its PE Ratio (12.3x) compared to the CA REITs industry average (7x).

PE vs Market: TNT.UN is good value based on its PE Ratio (12.3x) compared to the Canadian market (15x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate TNT.UN's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: TNT.UN is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (0.9x) compared to the CA REITs industry average (0.7x).


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Future Growth

How is True North Commercial Real Estate Investment Trust forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?

14.2%

Forecasted annual revenue growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: Insufficient data to determine if TNT.UN's forecast earnings growth is above the savings rate (1.7%).

Earnings vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if TNT.UN'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: TNT.UN's revenue (14.2% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Canadian market (5.9% per year).

High Growth Revenue: TNT.UN's revenue (14.2% 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 TNT.UN's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time


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Past Performance

How has True North Commercial Real Estate Investment Trust performed over the past 5 years?

31.8%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: TNT.UN has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: TNT.UN's current net profit margins (34.9%) are lower than last year (35%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: TNT.UN's earnings have grown significantly by 31.8% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: TNT.UN's earnings growth over the past year (24%) is below its 5-year average (31.8% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: TNT.UN earnings growth over the past year (24%) underperformed the REITs industry 24.2%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: TNT.UN's Return on Equity (7.6%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is True North Commercial Real Estate Investment Trust's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: TNT.UN's short term assets (CA$30.7M) do not cover its short term liabilities (CA$80.2M).

Long Term Liabilities: TNT.UN's short term assets (CA$30.7M) do not cover its long term liabilities (CA$789.9M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: TNT.UN's debt to equity ratio (156.6%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: TNT.UN's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 209.7% to 156.6% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: TNT.UN's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (8.2%).

Interest Coverage: TNT.UN's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (2x coverage).


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is True North Commercial Real Estate Investment Trust current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

10.19%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: TNT.UN's dividend (10.19%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Canadian market (1.81%).

High Dividend: TNT.UN's dividend (10.19%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the Canadian market (5.9%)


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, TNT.UN has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.

Growing Dividend: TNT.UN has only been paying a dividend for 7 years, and since then payments have not increased.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: At its current payout ratio (80.4%), TNT.UN's payments are covered by earnings.


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.


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Management

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

7.7yrs

Average board tenure


CEO

Daniel Drimmer (47 yo)

7.67yrs

Tenure

Mr. Daniel Drimmer serves as Chief Executive Officer and President at Starlight U.S. Multi-Family (No. 1) Core Plus Fund also serves as a Chief Executive Officer of Campar Capital Corporation. Mr. Drimmer ...


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Daniel Drimmer
President7.67yrsno data7.17%
CA$ 37.9m
Tracy Sherren
CFO, Company Secretary & Trustee1.17yrsCA$800.00k0.11%
CA$ 586.4k
William Biggar
Independent Trustee7.67yrsCA$58.14k0.14%
CA$ 741.2k
Roland Cardy
Independent Trustee7.67yrsCA$47.19k0.15%
CA$ 809.4k
Alon Ossip
Independent Lead Trusteeno dataCA$29.97k0.54%
CA$ 2.9m
Sandy Poklar
Independent Trustee7.67yrsCA$39.58k0.057%
CA$ 303.1k
Jeff Baryshnik
Independent Trustee7.67yrsCA$34.27k0.042%
CA$ 220.1k

7.7yrs

Average Tenure

54yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: TNT.UN's board of directors are considered experienced (7.7 years average tenure).


Ownership

Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: TNT.UN insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 43.8%.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

True North Commercial Real Estate Investment Trust's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: True North Commercial Real Estate Investment Trust
  • Ticker: TNT.UN
  • Exchange: TSX
  • Founded: 2012
  • Industry: Office REITs
  • Sector: Real Estate
  • Implied Market Cap: CA$528.229m
  • Market Cap: CA$505.439m
  • Shares outstanding: 89.38m
  • Website: https://www.truenorthreit.com

Location

  • True North Commercial Real Estate Investment Trust
  • 3280 Bloor Street West
  • Suite 1400, Centre Tower
  • Toronto
  • Ontario
  • M8X 2X3
  • Canada

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
TNT.UNTSX (The Toronto Stock Exchange)YesTrust UnitsCACADAug 2012
TUER.FOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesTrust UnitsUSUSDAug 2012

Biography

The REIT is an unincorporated, open-ended real estate investment trust established under the laws of the Province of Ontario. The REIT currently owns and operates a portfolio of 49 commercial properties co ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/08/06 00:21
End of Day Share Price2020/08/05 00:00
Earnings2020/03/31
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.