Jewett-Cameron Trading Company Ltd., through its subsidiaries, manufactures and distributes specialty metal products; and distributes wood products to home centers and other retailers primarily in the United States.
Undervalued with excellent balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Jewett-Cameron Trading's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: JCTC.F has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: JCTC.F underperformed the US Building industry which returned 12.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: JCTC.F underperformed the US Market which returned 16.8% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Jewett-Cameron Trading's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Jewett-Cameron Trading 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: JCTC.F ($7.3) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($28.23)
Significantly Below Fair Value: JCTC.F is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: JCTC.F is good value based on its PE Ratio (15.6x) compared to the US Building industry average (24.6x).
PE vs Market: JCTC.F is good value based on its PE Ratio (15.6x) compared to the US market (19.2x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate JCTC.F's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: JCTC.F is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.4x) compared to the US Building industry average (2.9x).
How is Jewett-Cameron Trading forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Capital Goods 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 Jewett-Cameron Trading 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.
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How has Jewett-Cameron Trading performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: JCTC.F has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: JCTC.F's current net profit margins (4.1%) are lower than last year (5.1%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: JCTC.F's earnings have grown by 2% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: JCTC.F's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: JCTC.F had negative earnings growth (-22.8%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Building industry average (-9%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: JCTC.F's Return on Equity (9.8%) is considered low.
How is Jewett-Cameron Trading's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: JCTC.F's short term assets ($19.0M) exceed its short term liabilities ($3.5M).
Long Term Liabilities: JCTC.F's short term assets ($19.0M) exceed its long term liabilities ($479.0K).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: JCTC.F's debt to equity ratio (3.8%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if JCTC.F's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: JCTC.F's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (533.2%).
Interest Coverage: JCTC.F earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Jewett-Cameron Trading current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate JCTC.F's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate JCTC.F's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if JCTC.F's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if JCTC.F's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of JCTC.F's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Charlie Hopewell (64 yo)
Mr. Charles E. Hopewell, also known as Charlie, has been Chairman of the Board at Jewett-Cameron Trading Company Ltd. since May 28, 2019, its Chief Executive Officer, President and Director since February ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Charlie's total compensation ($USD219.00K) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD589.17K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Charlie's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Chairman of the Board||3.5yrs||US$219.00k||0.35% |
|Director & Corporate Secretary||1.25yrs||US$256.00k||0.92% |
|Independent Director||7.58yrs||US$10.60k||no data|
|Independent Director||1yr||US$3.60k||no data|
|Independent Director||1.67yrs||US$8.80k||no data|
|Independent Director||3.08yrs||US$10.60k||no data|
Experienced Board: JCTC.F's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.5 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 not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Jewett-Cameron Trading Company Ltd.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Jewett-Cameron Trading Company Ltd.
- Ticker: JCTC.F
- Exchange: NasdaqCM
- Founded: 1953
- Industry: Building Products
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: US$25.412m
- Shares outstanding: 3.48m
- Website: https://www.jewettcameron.com
Number of Employees
- Jewett-Cameron Trading Company Ltd.
- 32275 NW Hillcrest Street
- North Plains
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|JCTC.F||NasdaqCM (Nasdaq Capital Market)||Yes||Common Shares||US||USD||Nov 1989|
Jewett-Cameron Trading Company Ltd., through its subsidiaries, manufactures and distributes specialty metal products; and distributes wood products to home centers and other retailers primarily in the Unit ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/08/11 23:59|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/08/11 00:00|
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