Just Energy Group Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides electricity and natural gas commodities in the United States and Canada. More Details
Imperfect balance sheet with weak fundamentals.
Share Price & News
How has Just Energy Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: JE is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Canadian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 9% a week.
Volatility Over Time: JE's weekly volatility has decreased from 27% to 9% over the past year.
7 Day Return
CA Integrated Utilities
1 Year Return
CA Integrated Utilities
Return vs Industry: JE underperformed the Canadian Integrated Utilities industry which returned 5.5% over the past year.
Return vs Market: JE underperformed the Canadian Market which returned 29.1% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Just Energy Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Just Energy Group undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: JE (CA$1.08) is trading above our estimate of fair value (CA$0.42)
Significantly Below Fair Value: JE is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: JE is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the North American Integrated Utilities industry average.
PE vs Market: JE 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 JE's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: JE has negative assets, so we can't compare its PB Ratio to the XN Integrated Utilities industry average.
How is Just Energy Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Utilities 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 Just Energy 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.
How has Just Energy Group performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: JE is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: JE is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: JE is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 58.1% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare JE's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: JE is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Integrated Utilities industry (10.6%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: JE's liabilities exceed its assets, so it is difficult to calculate its Return on Equity.
How is Just Energy Group's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: JE has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering short term liabilities.
Long Term Liabilities: JE 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: JE has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than a high debt level.
Reducing Debt: JE's has negative shareholder equity, so we do not need to check if its debt has reduced over time.
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: Whilst unprofitable JE has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if it maintains its current positive free cash flow level.
Forecast Cash Runway: JE is unprofitable but has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years, even with free cash flow being positive and shrinking by 37.8% per year.
What is Just Energy Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate JE's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate JE'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 JE's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if JE's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: JE is not paying a notable dividend for the Canadian market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of JE'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
R. Gahn (60 yo)
Mr. R. Scott Gahn has been President and Chief Executive Officer of Just Energy Group Inc. since August 2, 2019. Mr. Gahn served as the Chief Operating Officer of Just Energy Corp. at Just Energy Income Fu...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: R.'s total compensation ($USD1.32M) is above average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD161.56K).
Compensation vs Earnings: R.'s compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
Experienced Management: JE's management team is not considered experienced ( 1 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
Experienced Board: JE's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.1 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 substantially diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 946.3%.
Just Energy Group Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Just Energy Group Inc.
- Ticker: JE
- Exchange: TSXV
- Founded: 1997
- Industry: Multi-Utilities
- Sector: Utilities
- Market Cap: CA$51.925m
- Shares outstanding: 48.08m
- Website: https://justenergy.com
Number of Employees
- Just Energy Group Inc.
- First Canadian Place
- Suite 2630
- M5X 1E1
Just Energy Group Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides electricity and natural gas commodities in the United States and Canada. It operates through two segments, Mass Market and Commercial. The company...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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