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Century CommunitiesNYSE:CCS Stock Report

Last Price

US$65.47

Market Cap

US$2.2b

7D

-5.0%

1Y

30.2%

Updated

26 Jan, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
CCS fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation6/6
Future Growth2/6
Past Performance6/6
Financial Health4/6
Dividends1/6

CCS Stock Overview

Century Communities, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the design, development, construction, marketing, and sale of single-family attached and detached homes.

Century Communities Competitors

Meritage Homes

NYSE:MTH

US$3.9b

KB Home

NYSE:KBH

US$3.7b

Skyline Champion

NYSE:SKY

US$3.5b

M.D.C. Holdings

NYSE:MDC

US$3.5b

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Century Communities
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$65.47
52 Week HighUS$86.07
52 Week LowUS$46.13
Beta1.95
1 Month Change-17.66%
3 Month Change3.22%
1 Year Change30.21%
3 Year Change194.25%
5 Year Change187.78%
Change since IPO208.82%

Recent News & Updates

Dec 25
I Ran A Stock Scan For Earnings Growth And Century Communities (NYSE:CCS) Passed With Ease

I Ran A Stock Scan For Earnings Growth And Century Communities (NYSE:CCS) Passed With Ease

Some have more dollars than sense, they say, so even companies that have no revenue, no profit, and a record of falling...

Dec 20

Century Communities Is Dirt Cheap At 5.3x PE

Century Communities is a well-run homebuilder that's executing on all cylinders. It's sitting atop a record backlog, and it benefits from its specialty home building model. It maintains a very strong balance sheet with plenty of liquidity, and the recent share price weakness has made it rather cheap.

Dec 10
Is Now The Time To Look At Buying Century Communities, Inc. (NYSE:CCS)?

Is Now The Time To Look At Buying Century Communities, Inc. (NYSE:CCS)?

While Century Communities, Inc. ( NYSE:CCS ) might not be the most widely known stock at the moment, it received a lot...

Nov 03
Is Century Communities (NYSE:CCS) Using Too Much Debt?

Is Century Communities (NYSE:CCS) Using Too Much Debt?

David Iben put it well when he said, 'Volatility is not a risk we care about. What we care about is avoiding the...

Shareholder Returns

CCSUS Consumer DurablesUS Market
7D-5.0%-4.6%-5.1%
1Y30.2%4.4%3.3%

Return vs Industry: CCS exceeded the US Consumer Durables industry which returned 5.2% over the past year.

Return vs Market: CCS exceeded the US Market which returned 4.2% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is CCS's price volatile compared to industry and market?
CCS volatility
CCS Average Weekly Movement6.2%
Consumer Durables Industry Average Movement6.7%
Market Average Movement6.7%
10% most volatile stocks in US Market15.4%
10% least volatile stocks in US Market2.4%

Stable Share Price: CCS is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 6% a week.

Volatility Over Time: CCS's weekly volatility (6%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
20021,403Dale Francesconhttps://www.centurycommunities.com

Century Communities, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the design, development, construction, marketing, and sale of single-family attached and detached homes. It is also involved in the entitlement and development of the underlying land; and provision of mortgage, title, and insurance services to its home buyers. The company offers homes under the Century Communities and Century Complete brands.

Century Communities Fundamentals Summary

How do Century Communities's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
CCS fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$2.21b
Earnings (TTM)US$425.36m
Revenue (TTM)US$4.00b

5.2x

P/E Ratio

0.6x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
CCS income statement (TTM)
RevenueUS$4.00b
Cost of RevenueUS$3.05b
Gross ProfitUS$946.77m
ExpensesUS$521.42m
EarningsUS$425.36m

Last Reported Earnings

Sep 30, 2021

Next Earnings Date

Feb 02, 2022

Earnings per share (EPS)12.60
Gross Margin23.69%
Net Profit Margin10.64%
Debt/Equity Ratio77.1%

How did CCS perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Dividends

0.9%

Current Dividend Yield

2%

Payout Ratio

Valuation

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

>50%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: CCS ($65.47) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($226.05)

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


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: CCS is good value based on its PE Ratio (5.2x) compared to the US Consumer Durables industry average (9x).

PE vs Market: CCS is good value based on its PE Ratio (5.2x) compared to the US market (16.5x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: CCS is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.7x)


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: CCS is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.4x) compared to the US Consumer Durables industry average (1.9x).


Future Growth

How is Century Communities forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 4 analysts?

7.3%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: CCS's forecast earnings growth (7.3% per year) is above the savings rate (2%).

Earnings vs Market: CCS's earnings (7.3% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (13% per year).

High Growth Earnings: CCS's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.

Revenue vs Market: CCS's revenue (8.5% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (9.1% per year).

High Growth Revenue: CCS's revenue (8.5% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: CCS's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (22.2%)


Past Performance

How has Century Communities performed over the past 5 years?

44.8%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: CCS has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: CCS's current net profit margins (10.6%) are higher than last year (5.7%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: CCS's earnings have grown significantly by 44.8% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: CCS's earnings growth over the past year (153.6%) exceeds its 5-year average (44.8% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: CCS earnings growth over the past year (153.6%) exceeded the Consumer Durables industry 74.2%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: CCS's Return on Equity (26.6%) is considered high.


Financial Health

How is Century Communities's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: CCS's short term assets ($3.1B) exceed its short term liabilities ($453.0M).

Long Term Liabilities: CCS's short term assets ($3.1B) exceed its long term liabilities ($1.2B).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: CCS's net debt to equity ratio (46.3%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: CCS's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 99.9% to 77.1% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: CCS's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (8.7%).

Interest Coverage: CCS earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.


Balance Sheet


Dividend

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

0.92%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: CCS's dividend (0.92%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.36%).

High Dividend: CCS's dividend (0.92%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.57%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Too early to tell whether CCS's dividend payments have been stable as they only just started paying a dividend.

Growing Dividend: Too early to tell if CCS's dividend payments are increasing as they only just started paying a dividend.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (2.4%), CCS's dividend payments are thoroughly covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.


Next Steps

Management

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

8.6yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Dale Francescon (68 yo)

19.42yrs

Tenure

US$8,399,383

Compensation

Mr. Dale Francescon has been Co-Chief Executive Officer of Century Communities, Inc. since August 2002 and has been its Chairman of the Board since April 2013. He is a Co-Founder of Century. Prior to the f...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Dale's total compensation ($USD8.40M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD3.74M).

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


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: CCS's management team is seasoned and experienced (8.6 years average tenure).


Board Members

Experienced Board: CCS's board of directors are considered experienced (8.7 years average tenure).


Ownership

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

Ownership Breakdown

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


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Century Communities, Inc.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Century Communities, Inc.
  • Ticker: CCS
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Founded: 2002
  • Industry: Homebuilding
  • Sector: Consumer Durables
  • Implied Market Cap: US$2.210b
  • Shares outstanding: 33.76m
  • Website: https://www.centurycommunities.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Century Communities, Inc.
  • 8390 East Crescent Parkway
  • Suite 650
  • Greenwood Village
  • Colorado
  • 80111
  • United States

Listings


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/01/26 01:08
End of Day Share Price2022/01/25 00:00
Earnings2021/09/30
Annual Earnings2020/12/31


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.