OTCPK:ECPL

Stock Analysis Report

Executive Summary

EcoPlus Inc. provides a solution for managing fats, oils, and grease (FOG) from food service establishments and food processors.

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Fundamentals

Mediocre balance sheet with weak fundamentals.


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Share Price & News

How has EcoPlus's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events


Market Performance


7 Day Return

16.7%

ECPL

5.1%

US Machinery

2.3%

US Market


1 Year Return

n/a

ECPL

2.8%

US Machinery

5.6%

US Market

Return vs Industry: Insufficient data to determine how ECPL performed against the US Machinery industry.

Return vs Market: Insufficient data to determine how ECPL performed against the US Market.


Shareholder returns

ECPLIndustryMarket
7 Day16.7%5.1%2.3%
30 Day-22.2%-2.1%-1.0%
90 Day-50.0%-1.3%-0.7%
1 Yearn/a5.0%2.8%7.9%5.6%
3 Year40.0%40.0%46.5%37.0%45.6%36.3%
5 Year75.0%75.0%59.6%40.4%65.8%47.6%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


Simply Wall St News

No news available

Valuation

Is EcoPlus undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?


In this section, we usually try to help investors determine whether EcoPlus is trading at an attractive price based on the cash flow it is expected to produce in the future. But as EcoPlus has not provided consistent financial data, and the stock also has no analyst forecast or coverage, its intrinsic value cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst consensus cash flow predictions.

This is quite a rare situation as 89% of companies covered by Simply Wall St do have a valuation analysis.


Next Steps

  • Take a look at our analysis of ECPL’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
  • When valuing a company like this, investors focus more on how they perceive the size of the opportunity, the company's ability to deliver and scale, and the strength of the team. While we are not analysing this type of data at the moment, if you don’t know where to start, we recommend reading through EcoPlus regulatory filings here.
  • Explore potentially undervalued companies in the Capital Goods industry.

Future Growth

How is EcoPlus forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

9.5%

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 EcoPlus 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.


Next Steps

  • Take a look at our analysis of ECPL’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
  • While we do not consider unaudited financials to be a reliable enough to include in our analysis, you can access them on the OTC Markets Website. If you are looking for more of a qualitative research into the company, you can access EcoPlus's filings and announcements here.
  • Explore growth companies in the Capital Goods industry.

Past Performance

How has EcoPlus performed over the past 5 years?

6.7%

Historical Capital Goods annual earnings growth


In this section we usually display a company’s past earnings and revenues to help investors visualise the trend through time. We also gauge the company’s performance by benchmarking its returns and growth to its industry peers and the wider market. However, EcoPlus has not provided sufficient past data to assess its track record.

This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by Simply Wall St do have historical data.


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Financial Health

How is EcoPlus's financial position?


In this section we usually analyse EcoPlus's finance health to determine how well-positioned it is against times of financial distress, in particular, its ability to manage its cash and debt levels. EcoPlus has not provided adequate balance sheet data, its financial health cannot be properly assessed as it.

This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by Simply Wall St do have financial information.


Next Steps

  • Take a look at our analysis of ECPL’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
  • Investors tend to look at the financial health of a company this size in order to assess the sustainability of its current operations. While we do not consider unaudited financials to be a reliable enough to include in our analysis, you can access them on the OTC Markets Website.
  • Financial health is measured at one point in time, so the latest financial report is the best representation of the company’s current financial status. Check when EcoPlus's financial data was last updated here.
  • Explore more healthy companies in the Capital Goods industry.

Dividend

What is EcoPlus's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

companyn/amarketbottom25%1.5%markettop25%3.8%industryaverage2.1%forecastin3Yearsn/a

Current dividend yield vs market & industry


Stability and Growth of Payments

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

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate ECPL's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ECPL's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

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


Next Steps

Management

What is the CEO of EcoPlus's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

11.8yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Phil Hicks 0

11.8yrs

Tenure

0

Mr. Phillip J. Hicks also known as Phil has been President of Ecoplus Inc., since August 2007 and Chief Executive Officer since January 3, 2008. Mr. Hicks serves at Ecoplus Development LLC. He Co-founded D ...


Management Age and Tenure

11.8yrs

Average Tenure

Experienced Management: ECPL's management team is seasoned and experienced (11.8 years average tenure).


Insider Trading

Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Management Team

  • Ralph Rogers

    Technical Consultant

    • Tenure: 11.8yrs
  • Phil Hicks

    CEO, President & Director

    • Tenure: 11.8yrs
  • William Scherffius

    COO & Director

    • Tenure: 0yrs

Board Members

  • William Dougherty (88yo)

    Chairman

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Zev Kaplan (66yo)

    Director & Chairman of the Board of EcoPlus West LLC

    • Tenure: 11yrs
  • Phil Hicks

    CEO, President & Director

    • Tenure: 11.8yrs
  • William Scherffius

    COO & Director

    • Tenure: 0yrs

Company Information

EcoPlus Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: EcoPlus Inc.
  • Ticker: ECPL
  • Exchange: OTCPK
  • Founded: 2004
  • Industry: Industrial Machinery
  • Sector: Capital Goods
  • Market Cap: US$2.831m
  • Shares outstanding: 4.04b
  • Website: https://www.ecoplusinc.com

Location

  • EcoPlus Inc.
  • 16415 Northcross Drive
  • Suite F
  • Huntersville
  • North Carolina
  • 28078
  • United States

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
ECPLOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesCommon StockUSUSDAug 2006

Biography

EcoPlus Inc. provides a solution for managing fats, oils, and grease (FOG) from food service establishments and food processors. Its process technology converts sticky fats, oils, and grease along with inc ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2019/10/16 23:57
End of Day Share Price2019/10/14 00:00
Earnings2011/01/31
Annual Earnings2010/10/31


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.