DB:2CW1

Stock Analysis Report

CanWel Building Materials Group

Executive Summary

CanWel Building Materials Group Ltd., through its subsidiaries, distributes building materials and home renovation products in Canada, Hawaii, and the Western United States.

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Fundamentals

Moderate growth potential with mediocre balance sheet.

Share Price & News

How has CanWel Building Materials Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-3.3%

DB:2CW1

-4.8%

DE Trade Distributors

-1.5%

DE Market


1 Year Return

-31.1%

DB:2CW1

-21.6%

DE Trade Distributors

-10.4%

DE Market

2CW1 underperformed the Trade Distributors industry which returned -21.6% over the past year.

2CW1 underperformed the Market in Germany which returned -10.4% over the past year.


Share holder returns

2CW1IndustryMarket
7 Day-3.3%-4.8%-1.5%
30 Day-9.8%-5.3%-4.6%
90 Day-7.5%-8.3%-4.6%
1 Year-22.8%-31.1%-19.2%-21.6%-7.6%-10.4%
3 Year-14.1%-35.5%-11.8%-18.2%9.4%0.03%
5 Year12.0%-32.1%6.2%-5.3%25.6%8.1%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is CanWel Building Materials Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


Simply Wall St News

No news available

Valuation

Is CanWel Building Materials Group undervalued based on future cash flows and its price relative to the stock market?

19%

Discount to future cash flow value


Intrinsic Value Based on Future Cash Flows

CanWel Building Materials Group's share price is below the future cash flow value, but not at a moderate discount (< 20%).

CanWel Building Materials Group's share price is below the future cash flow value, but not at a substantial discount (< 40%).


Price Based on Earnings

CanWel Building Materials Group is overvalued based on earnings compared to the DE Trade Distributors industry average.

CanWel Building Materials Group is overvalued based on earnings compared to the Germany market.


Price Based on Expected Growth

CanWel Building Materials Group is good value based on expected growth next year.


Price Based on Value of Assets

CanWel Building Materials Group is good value based on assets compared to the DE Trade Distributors industry average.


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Future Growth

How is CanWel Building Materials Group expected to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 7 analysts?

24.2%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Estimates


Future Annual Growth Analysis

CanWel Building Materials Group's revenue is expected to grow by 3.4% yearly, however this is not considered high growth (20% yearly).

CanWel Building Materials Group's earnings are expected to grow significantly at over 20% yearly.

CanWel Building Materials Group's revenue growth is positive but not above the Germany market average.

CanWel Building Materials Group's earnings growth is expected to exceed the Germany market average.

CanWel Building Materials Group's earnings growth is expected to exceed the low risk savings rate of 0.2%.


Earnings per Share Growth Estimates


Future Return on Equity

CanWel Building Materials Group is not expected to efficiently use shareholders’ funds in the future (Return on Equity less than 20%).


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Past Performance

How has CanWel Building Materials Group performed over the past 5 years?

17.1%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

CanWel Building Materials Group's year on year earnings growth rate has been positive over the past 5 years, however the most recent earnings are below average.

CanWel Building Materials Group's 1-year earnings growth is negative, it can't be compared to the 5-year average.

CanWel Building Materials Group's 1-year earnings growth is negative, it can't be compared to the DE Trade Distributors industry average.


Return on Equity

CanWel Building Materials Group has not efficiently used shareholders’ funds last year (Return on Equity less than 20%).


Return on Assets

CanWel Building Materials Group used its assets more efficiently than the DE Trade Distributors industry average last year based on Return on Assets.


Return on Capital Employed

CanWel Building Materials Group's use of capital deteriorated last year versus 3 years ago (Return on Capital Employed).


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Financial Health

How is CanWel Building Materials Group's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

CanWel Building Materials Group is able to meet its short term (1 year) commitments with its holdings of cash and other short term assets.

CanWel Building Materials Group's cash and other short term assets cover its long term commitments.


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

CanWel Building Materials Group's level of debt (123.6%) compared to net worth is high (greater than 40%).

The level of debt compared to net worth has been reduced over the past 5 years (173.2% vs 123.6% today).

Debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (10.7%, less than 20% of total debt).

Interest payments on debt are not well covered by earnings (EBIT is 2.3x annual interest expense, ideally 3x coverage).


Balance Sheet

High level of physical assets or inventory.

Debt is covered by short term assets, assets are 1.3x debt.


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Dividend

What is CanWel Building Materials Group's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

13.15%

Expected Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield and Payments Analysis

CanWel Building Materials Group's pays a higher dividend yield than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in Germany (1.57%).

CanWel Building Materials Group's dividend is above the markets top 25% of dividend payers in Germany (4.29%).

Dividends per share have been volatile in the past 10 years (annual drop of over 20%).

Dividends per share have fallen over the past 10 years.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividends paid are not well covered by earnings (0.4x coverage).


Future Payout to Shareholders

Insufficient estimate data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be sustainable.


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Management

What is the CEO of CanWel Building Materials Group's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

8.2yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Amar Doman 0

9.6yrs

Tenure

CA$901,500

Compensation

Mr. Amardeip Singh Doman, also known as Amar, founded The Futura Corporation and has been President and Chief Executive Officer since December 1999 and also serves as its Chairman. Mr. Doman serves as the  ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Amar's remuneration is about average for companies of similar size in Germany.

Amar's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year, both up more than 20%.


Management Age and Tenure

8.2yrs

Average Tenure

The average tenure for the CanWel Building Materials Group management team is over 5 years, this suggests they are a seasoned and experienced team.


Board Age and Tenure

15.4yrs

Average Tenure

The average tenure for the CanWel Building Materials Group board of directors is over 10 years, this suggests they are a seasoned and experienced board.


Insider Trading

CanWel Building Materials Group individual insiders have sold more shares than they have bought in the past 3 months.


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Member of the Board of Directors
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Member of the Board of Directors
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Ownership Breakdown


Management Team

  • James Code

    Chief Financial Officer

    • Tenure: 7.8yrs
    • Compensation: CA$474.89k
  • Amar Doman

    Chairman & CEO

    • Tenure: 9.6yrs
    • Compensation: CA$901.50k
  • Steve Marshall

    VP of Treated Wood - CanWel Treating Division & Director

    • Tenure: 15.4yrs
    • Compensation: CA$476.13k
  • Rob Doman (49yo)

    General Counsel & Corporate Secretary

    • Tenure: 0.0yrs
  • Michel Walsh

    Director of Products & Marketing

    • Tenure: 8.9yrs
  • Marc Séguin

    President of CanWel Building Materials Division & Director

    • Tenure: 7.3yrs
    • Compensation: CA$757.00k
  • Julie Wong

    Director of Human Resources

    • Tenure: 0.0yrs
  • John Russell

    President of CanWel US Division

    • Tenure: 2.1yrs
    • Compensation: CA$900.00k
  • Ali Mahdavi

    Head of Investor Relations

    • Tenure: 0.0yrs

Board Members

  • Sam Fleiser

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 6.3yrs
    • Compensation: CA$84.50k
  • Kelvin P. Dushnisky (55yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 15.4yrs
    • Compensation: CA$80.50k
  • Tom Donaldson

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 15.6yrs
    • Compensation: CA$80.00k
  • Amar Doman

    Chairman & CEO

    • Tenure: 9.6yrs
    • Compensation: CA$901.50k
  • Siegfried Thoma

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 15.4yrs
    • Compensation: CA$92.50k
  • Steve Marshall

    VP of Treated Wood - CanWel Treating Division & Director

    • Tenure: 15.4yrs
    • Compensation: CA$476.13k
  • Ian Baskerville

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 15.4yrs
    • Compensation: CA$72.50k
  • Harry Rosenfeld

    Director

    • Tenure: 3.3yrs
  • Marc Séguin

    President of CanWel Building Materials Division & Director

    • Tenure: 7.3yrs
    • Compensation: CA$757.00k

Company Information

CanWel Building Materials Group Ltd.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: CanWel Building Materials Group Ltd.
  • Ticker: 2CW1
  • Exchange: DB
  • Founded: 1989
  • Industry: Trading Companies and Distributors
  • Sector: Capital Goods
  • Market Cap: CA$330.961m
  • Listing Market Cap: CA$224.424m
  • Shares outstanding: 77.69m
  • Website: https://www.canwel.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • CanWel Building Materials Group Ltd.
  • STN Royal Centre
  • Suite 1100
  • Vancouver
  • British Columbia
  • V6E 3P3
  • Canada

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
CWXTSX (The Toronto Stock Exchange)YesNew Common SharesCACADMay 2004
CWXZ.FOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesNew Common SharesUSUSDMay 2004
2CW1DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesNew Common SharesDEEURMay 2004

Biography

CanWel Building Materials Group Ltd., through its subsidiaries, distributes building materials and home renovation products in Canada, Hawaii, and the Western United States. It operates through two segment ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2019/08/18 21:23
End of Day Share Price2019/08/16 00:00
Earnings2019/06/30
Annual Earnings2018/12/31


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.