Upco International Inc. operates as a telecom carrier in the United States, Europe, Asia, Canada, and internationally.
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Share Price & News
How has Upco International's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: UPCO's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: UPCO exceeded the Canadian Telecom industry which returned -9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: UPCO exceeded the Canadian Market which returned -12.4% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Upco International's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
Is Upco International 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: Insufficient data to calculate UPCO's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate UPCO's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: UPCO is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Telecom industry average.
PE vs Market: UPCO 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 UPCO's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: UPCO is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (16.5x) compared to the XN Telecom industry average (1.4x).
How is Upco International forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Telecom 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 Upco 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 SimplyWall St do have past financial data.
- Take a look at our analysis of UPCO’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.
- Upco International competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
- Explore growth companies in the Telecom industry.
How has Upco International performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: UPCO is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: UPCO is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: UPCO is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of -54% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare UPCO's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: UPCO is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Telecom industry (2.8%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: UPCO has a negative Return on Equity (-1202.06%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Upco International's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: UPCO's short term assets ($838.3K) exceed its short term liabilities ($514.0K).
Long Term Liabilities: UPCO's short term assets ($838.3K) exceed its long term liabilities ($359.2K).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: UPCO's debt to equity ratio (197.8%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if UPCO's debt to equity ratio has reduced 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 UPCO has enough cash runway based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: Insufficient data to determine if UPCO has enough cash runway if its free cash flow continues to grow or shrink based on historical rates.
What is Upco International current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate UPCO's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate UPCO'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 UPCO's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if UPCO'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 UPCO'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
Mr. Andrea Pagani serves as Chief Executive Officer and President of Upco International Inc., and serves as its Chairman. He serves as a Director of Upco International Inc. since October 18, 2017 and its I ...
|Head of Commercial Operations||2.25yrs||no data||no data|
|Executive Manager of Digital Division & Director||0.17yr||no data||no data|
|Executive Vice President of Corporate Development & Investor Relations- North America||0.17yr||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: UPCO's management team is considered experienced (2.3 years average tenure).
|Executive Manager of Digital Division & Director||0.17yr||no data||no data|
|Director||0.58yr||no data||no data|
|Director of Upco Systems Inc & Director||0.58yr||no data||1.87% $90.2k|
Experienced Board: UPCO's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 0.6 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
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
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 19.3%.
Upco International Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Upco International Inc.
- Ticker: UPCO
- Exchange: CNSX
- Industry: Integrated Telecommunication Services
- Sector: Telecom
- Market Cap: CA$4.822m
- Shares outstanding: 80.36m
- Website: https://www.upcointernational.com
- Upco International Inc.
- 17618 58th Avenue
- Suite 200
- British Columbia
- V3S 1L3
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|U06||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Shares||DE||EUR||Oct 2017|
|UPCO||CNSX (Canadian National Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||CA||CAD||Oct 2017|
|UCCP.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Common Shares||US||USD||Oct 2017|
Upco International Inc. operates as a telecom carrier in the United States, Europe, Asia, Canada, and internationally. The company is involved in the international voice over IP (VoIP) wholesale business with a focus on wholesale international long distance traffic termination. It provides Upco Mobile Messenger for fast and secure communications; VoIP wholesale; application-to-person SMS and data; and Carrier Cloud, a voice termination platform. The company is headquartered in Surrey, Canada.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/07/05 00:06|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/06/30 00:00|
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.