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Executive Summary

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


Snowflake Analysis

Solid track record with excellent balance sheet.


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Share Price & News

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


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: CCS is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 8% a week.

Volatility Over Time: CCS's weekly volatility (8%) has been stable over the past year.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-6.7%

CCS

-5.7%

US Consumer Durables

0.7%

US Market


1 Year Return

50.3%

CCS

16.5%

US Consumer Durables

22.2%

US Market

Return vs Industry: CCS exceeded the US Consumer Durables industry which returned 20.3% over the past year.

Return vs Market: CCS exceeded the US Market which returned 22.7% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

CCSIndustryMarket
7 Day-6.7%-5.7%0.7%
30 Day4.0%1.9%11.8%
90 Day13.2%4.7%8.6%
1 Year50.3%50.3%17.9%16.5%25.0%22.2%
3 Year41.5%41.5%12.4%8.2%49.4%39.5%
5 Year139.5%139.5%48.7%38.9%100.2%78.1%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


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Valuation

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

8.3x

Price to Earnings (PE) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: CCS ($42.1) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($16.72)

Significantly Below Fair Value: CCS is trading above our estimate of fair value.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: CCS is good value based on its PE Ratio (8.3x) compared to the US Consumer Durables industry average (14.1x).

PE vs Market: CCS is good value based on its PE Ratio (8.3x) compared to the US market (19.4x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: CCS is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.5x)


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: CCS is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.2x) compared to the US Consumer Durables industry average (1.5x).


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Future Growth

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

17.6%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: CCS's forecast earnings growth (17.6% per year) is above the savings rate (2.2%).

Earnings vs Market: CCS's earnings (17.6% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (21.8% per year).

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

Revenue vs Market: CCS's revenue (11% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (10.2% per year).

High Growth Revenue: CCS's revenue (11% 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 low in 3 years time (17.1%).


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Past Performance

How has Century Communities performed over the past 5 years?

29.4%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: CCS has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: CCS's current net profit margins (5.7%) are higher than last year (3.6%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: CCS's earnings have grown significantly by 29.4% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: CCS's earnings growth over the past year (94.7%) exceeds its 5-year average (29.4% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: CCS earnings growth over the past year (94.7%) exceeded the Consumer Durables industry 26%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: CCS's Return on Equity (14.2%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is Century Communities's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: CCS's short term assets ($2.5B) exceed its short term liabilities ($317.8M).

Long Term Liabilities: CCS's short term assets ($2.5B) exceed its long term liabilities ($1.1B).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: CCS's debt to equity ratio (89.8%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: CCS's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 91.4% to 89.8% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: CCS's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (37.2%).

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


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

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


Dividend Yield vs Market

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

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

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if CCS'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 CCS'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?

4.1yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Dale Francescon (67 yo)

18.33yrs

Tenure

US$8,889,672

Compensation

Mr. Dale Francescon has been Co-Chief Executive Officer of Century Communities, Inc. (the "Company") since August 2002 and has served as the Chairman of its Board since April 2013. Mr. Francescon has succe...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Dale's total compensation ($USD8.89M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD4.18M).

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


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Dale Francescon
Chairman & Co-CEO18.33yrsUS$8.89m6.06%
$ 85.1m
Robert Francescon
President7.67yrsUS$8.89m4.75%
$ 66.7m
David Messenger
CFO & Secretary7.5yrsUS$3.93m0.40%
$ 5.6m
John Dixon
Chief Accounting Officer4.08yrsno data0%
$ 0
Hunter Wells
Vice President of Investor Relationsno datano datano data
Kathy Ellis
Vice President of Salesno datano datano data
Sheryl Anderson
Vice President of Human Resourcesno datano datano data
Richard Carruthers
Executive Vice President of Wade Jurney Homes3.83yrsno datano data
Dave Bulloch
President of Single-Family Division2.67yrsno datano data
Kenneth Rabel
President of Colorado Divisionno dataUS$638.24kno data
Don Boettcher
President of Las Vegas Divisionno datano datano data
Liesel Cooper
Regional President - West3.83yrsno datano data

4.1yrs

Average Tenure

59yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: CCS's management team is considered experienced (4.1 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Dale Francescon
Chairman & Co-CEO18.33yrsUS$8.89m6.06%
$ 85.1m
Robert Francescon
President7.67yrsUS$8.89m4.75%
$ 66.7m
Keith Guericke
Presiding Independent Director4.92yrsUS$254.75k0.10%
$ 1.4m
John Box
Independent Director6.58yrsUS$251.00k0.14%
$ 2.0m
James M. Lippman
Independent Director7.58yrsUS$253.50k0.11%
$ 1.5m

7.6yrs

Average Tenure

67yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: CCS's board of directors are considered experienced (7.6 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 been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 6.4%.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

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


Key Information

  • Name: Century Communities, Inc.
  • Ticker: CCS
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Founded: 2000
  • Industry: Homebuilding
  • Sector: Consumer Durables
  • Market Cap: US$1.404b
  • Shares outstanding: 33.35m
  • 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

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
CCSNYSE (New York Stock Exchange)YesCommon StockUSUSDJun 2014
CCTDB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesCommon StockDEEURJun 2014

Biography

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 ent...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/12/03 00:20
End of Day Share Price2020/12/02 00:00
Earnings2020/09/30
Annual Earnings2019/12/31


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.