Questor Technology Inc., an environmental clean technology company, designs, manufactures, and services waste gas combustion systems in Canada and internationally.
Flawless balance sheet and good value.
Share Price & News
How has Questor Technology's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: 79Q's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
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1 Year Return
DE Energy Services
Return vs Industry: 79Q underperformed the German Energy Services industry which returned -51.7% over the past year.
Return vs Market: 79Q underperformed the German Market which returned 2.5% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Questor Technology's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Questor Technology undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: 79Q (€0.96) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€1.24)
Significantly Below Fair Value: 79Q is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: 79Q is good value based on its PE Ratio (6.1x) compared to the Energy Services industry average (10.1x).
PE vs Market: 79Q is good value based on its PE Ratio (6.1x) compared to the German market (20.7x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: 79Q's earnings are forecast to decline next year, so we can't calculate its PEG ratio.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: 79Q is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.1x) compared to the XE Energy Services industry average (0.5x).
How is Questor Technology forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 5 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: 79Q's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-51.7% per year).
Earnings vs Market: 79Q's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-51.7% per year).
High Growth Earnings: 79Q's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: 79Q's revenue (11.9% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the German market (5.9% per year).
High Growth Revenue: 79Q's revenue (11.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: 79Q's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (7.4%).
How has Questor Technology performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: 79Q has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: 79Q's current net profit margins (23.6%) are lower than last year (29.3%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: 79Q's earnings have grown significantly by 50.2% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: 79Q's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: 79Q had negative earnings growth (-13.8%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Energy Services industry average (11.1%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: 79Q's Return on Equity (17.2%) is considered low.
How is Questor Technology's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: 79Q's short term assets (CA$22.1M) exceed its short term liabilities (CA$2.1M).
Long Term Liabilities: 79Q's short term assets (CA$22.1M) exceed its long term liabilities (CA$2.0M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: 79Q is debt free.
Reducing Debt: 79Q has not had any debt for past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: 79Q has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: 79Q has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Questor Technology current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate 79Q's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate 79Q's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 79Q's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 79Q's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of 79Q's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the German market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Ms. Audrey Mascarenhas, P.Eng, M. Eng, has been the President and Chief Executive Officer at Questor Technology, Inc. since June 7, 2005 and serves as its Interim Chief Operating Officer since June 8, 2020 ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Audrey's total compensation ($USD0.00) is below average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD469.15K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Audrey's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Interim COO||15.08yrs||CA$392.08k||16% CA$4.1m|
|CFO & Corporate Secretary||4.75yrs||CA$271.58k||0.37% CA$93.9k|
|Vice President of Sales & Marketing||2.83yrs||no data||no data|
|President of ClearPower Systems Inc.||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: 79Q's management team is considered experienced (4.8 years average tenure).
|Interim COO||15.08yrs||CA$392.08k||16% CA$4.1m|
|Independent Director||6.83yrs||CA$23.50k||0.031% CA$8.1k|
|Independent Chairman of the Board||no data||CA$24.00k||1% CA$258.2k|
|Independent Director||2.67yrs||CA$24.00k||0.15% CA$37.5k|
Experienced Board: 79Q's board of directors are considered experienced (6.8 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: 79Q insiders have bought and sold the same number of shares in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Questor Technology Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Questor Technology Inc.
- Ticker: 79Q
- Exchange: DB
- Founded: 1994
- Industry: Oil and Gas Equipment and Services
- Sector: Energy
- Market Cap: CA$39.417m
- Listing Market Cap: CA$25.696m
- Shares outstanding: 27.37m
- Website: https://www.questortech.com
- Questor Technology Inc.
- 140 – 4th Avenue SW
- Suite 2240
- T2P 3N3
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|QST||TSXV (TSX Venture Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||CA||CAD||Mar 1998|
|QUTI.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Common Shares||US||USD||Mar 1998|
|79Q||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Shares||DE||EUR||Mar 1998|
Questor Technology Inc., an environmental clean technology company, designs, manufactures, and services waste gas combustion systems in Canada and internationally. The company sells, rents, and services waste gas incineration systems. It offers its solutions for various oil and gas projects, as well as for landfill biogas, syngas, waste engine exhaust, geothermal and solar, and cement plant waste heat. The company was formerly known as Interglobe Gas Technology Inc. and changed its name to Questor Technology Inc. in September 1995. Questor Technology Inc. was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in Calgary, Canada.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/07/09 21:52|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/07/09 00:00|
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