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Market Cap

US$3.4b

Last Updated

2021/09/22 00:16 UTC

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Executive Summary

Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, distributes residential and non-residential roofing materials, and complementary building products to contractors, home builders, building owners, and retailers. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Good value with adequate balance sheet.


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Share Price & News

How has Beacon Roofing Supply's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: BECN is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.

Volatility Over Time: BECN's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-3.7%

BECN

-0.8%

US Trade Distributors

-1.8%

US Market


1 Year Return

63.7%

BECN

47.4%

US Trade Distributors

31.5%

US Market

Return vs Industry: BECN exceeded the US Trade Distributors industry which returned 50% over the past year.

Return vs Market: BECN exceeded the US Market which returned 33% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

BECNIndustryMarket
7 Day-3.7%-0.8%-1.8%
30 Day-0.8%-1.9%-0.9%
90 Day-7.9%-1.8%0.8%
1 Year63.7%63.7%50.4%47.4%33.5%31.5%
3 Year32.6%32.6%45.1%37.1%57.5%47.8%
5 Year14.7%14.7%133.2%114.3%119.1%95.3%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Beacon Roofing Supply's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is Beacon Roofing Supply undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

43.2%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: BECN ($48.96) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($86.16)

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


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: BECN is good value based on its PE Ratio (21.3x) compared to the US Trade Distributors industry average (21.6x).

PE vs Market: BECN is poor value based on its PE Ratio (21.3x) compared to the US market (17.5x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: BECN is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.3x)


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: BECN's PB Ratio (2.1x) is in line with the US Trade Distributors industry average.


Future Growth

How is Beacon Roofing Supply forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 16 analysts?

61.9%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: BECN's forecast earnings growth (61.9% per year) is above the savings rate (2%).

Earnings vs Market: BECN's earnings (61.9% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (14.9% per year).

High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: BECN's revenue (4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (9.8% per year).

High Growth Revenue: BECN's revenue (4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: BECN's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (13.3%).


Past Performance

How has Beacon Roofing Supply performed over the past 5 years?

-36.3%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: BECN has a large one-off loss of $87.3M impacting its June 30 2021 financial results.

Growing Profit Margin: BECN became profitable in the past.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: BECN's earnings have declined by 36.3% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: BECN has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: BECN has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Trade Distributors industry (49.2%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: BECN's Return on Equity (9.1%) is considered low.


Financial Health

How is Beacon Roofing Supply's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: BECN's short term assets ($2.7B) exceed its short term liabilities ($1.6B).

Long Term Liabilities: BECN's short term assets ($2.7B) exceed its long term liabilities ($1.9B).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: BECN's debt to equity ratio (80.3%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: BECN's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 91.8% to 80.3% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: BECN's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (12.7%).

Interest Coverage: BECN's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (4x coverage).


Balance Sheet


Dividend

What is Beacon Roofing Supply current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate BECN's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate BECN'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 BECN's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if BECN'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 BECN's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.


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Management

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

0.4yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Julian Francis (54 yo)

2.08yrs

Tenure

US$4,105,918

Compensation

Mr. Julian G. Francis has been President, Chief Executive Officer of Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. since August 2019 and serves as its Director since August 22, 2019. Mr. Francis has been the President of In...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Julian's total compensation ($USD4.11M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD5.25M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Julian's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: BECN's management team is not considered experienced ( 0.4 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.


Board Members

Experienced Board: BECN's board of directors are considered experienced (5.3 years average tenure).


Ownership

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


Insider Trading Volume

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


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc.
  • Ticker: BECN
  • Exchange: NasdaqGS
  • Founded: 1928
  • Industry: Trading Companies and Distributors
  • Sector: Capital Goods
  • Market Cap: US$3.429b
  • Shares outstanding: 70.03m
  • Website: https://www.becn.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc.
  • 505 Huntmar Park Drive
  • Suite 300
  • Herndon
  • Virginia
  • 20170
  • United States

Listings


Biography

Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, distributes residential and non-residential roofing materials, and complementary building products to contractors, home builders, building owner...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/09/22 00:16
End of Day Share Price2021/09/21 00:00
Earnings2021/06/30
Annual Earnings2020/09/30


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.