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Alimentation Couche-Tard OTCPK:ANCT.F Stock Report

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07 May, 2022


Company Financials +
ANCT.F fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth1/6
Past Performance4/6
Financial Health5/6

ANCT.F Stock Overview

Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. operates and licenses convenience stores.

Alimentation Couche-Tard Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Alimentation Couche-Tard
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceCA$42.86
52 Week HighCA$46.45
52 Week LowCA$35.17
1 Month Change-6.19%
3 Month Change2.57%
1 Year Change26.07%
3 Year Change41.00%
5 Year Change82.49%
Change since IPO440.81%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

ANCT.FUS Consumer RetailingUS Market

Return vs Industry: ANCT.F exceeded the US Consumer Retailing industry which returned 11.3% over the past year.

Return vs Market: ANCT.F exceeded the US Market which returned -9.9% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is ANCT.F's price volatile compared to industry and market?
ANCT.F volatility
ANCT.F Average Weekly Movement4.6%
Consumer Retailing Industry Average Movement6.5%
Market Average Movement7.6%
10% most volatile stocks in US Market16.3%
10% least volatile stocks in US Market2.8%

Stable Share Price: ANCT.F is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.

Volatility Over Time: ANCT.F's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

1980124,000Brian Hannasch

Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. operates and licenses convenience stores. Its convenience stores sell tobacco products, grocery items, candies and snacks, beer, wine, beverages, and fresh food offerings; road transportation fuels; and aviation fuels, as well as energy for stationary engines. The company operates its convenience stores chain under the Circle K, Couche-Tard, Holiday, Ingo, and Mac’s banners.

Alimentation Couche-Tard Fundamentals Summary

How do Alimentation Couche-Tard's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
ANCT.F fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$44.29b
Earnings (TTM)US$2.77b
Revenue (TTM)US$58.61b


P/E Ratio


P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
ANCT.F income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueUS$47.83b
Gross ProfitUS$10.78b
Other ExpensesUS$8.01b

Last Reported Earnings

Jan 30, 2022

Next Earnings Date

Jun 29, 2022

Earnings per share (EPS)2.68
Gross Margin18.40%
Net Profit Margin4.73%
Debt/Equity Ratio49.0%

How did ANCT.F perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison



Current Dividend Yield


Payout Ratio


Is Alimentation Couche-Tard undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score


Valuation Score 3/6

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • PE vs Industry

  • PE vs Market

  • PEG Ratio

  • PB vs Industry


Undervalued compared to fair value

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: ANCT.F ($42.86) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($90.24)

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

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: ANCT.F is good value based on its PE Ratio (16x) compared to the US Consumer Retailing industry average (19.2x).

PE vs Market: ANCT.F's PE Ratio (16x) is in line with the US market.

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: ANCT.F is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (2.7x)

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: ANCT.F is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3.5x) compared to the US Consumer Retailing industry average (1.9x).

Future Growth

How is Alimentation Couche-Tard forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 12 analysts?

Future Growth Score


Future Growth Score 1/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts

Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: ANCT.F's forecast earnings growth (6% per year) is above the savings rate (1.9%).

Earnings vs Market: ANCT.F's earnings (6% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (12.8% per year).

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

Revenue vs Market: ANCT.F's revenue (0.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (8% per year).

High Growth Revenue: ANCT.F's revenue (0.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.

Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts

Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if ANCT.F's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time

Past Performance

How has Alimentation Couche-Tard performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 4/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: ANCT.F has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: ANCT.F's current net profit margins (4.7%) are lower than last year (6.3%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: ANCT.F's earnings have grown by 17.4% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: ANCT.F's earnings growth over the past year (1.9%) is below its 5-year average (17.4% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: ANCT.F earnings growth over the past year (1.9%) exceeded the Consumer Retailing industry 1.5%.

Return on Equity

High ROE: ANCT.F's Return on Equity (21.6%) is considered high.

Financial Health

How is Alimentation Couche-Tard's financial position?

Financial Health Score


Financial Health Score 5/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: ANCT.F's short term assets ($7.0B) exceed its short term liabilities ($5.0B).

Long Term Liabilities: ANCT.F's short term assets ($7.0B) do not cover its long term liabilities ($11.1B).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: ANCT.F's net debt to equity ratio (29.1%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: ANCT.F's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 67.7% to 49% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: ANCT.F's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (63.1%).

Interest Coverage: ANCT.F's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (15x coverage).

Balance Sheet


What is Alimentation Couche-Tard current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score


Dividend Score 0/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Future Dividend Coverage


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: ANCT.F's dividend (0.8%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.52%).

High Dividend: ANCT.F's dividend (0.8%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.93%).

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: ANCT.F is not paying a notable dividend for the US market, therefore no need to check if payments are stable.

Growing Dividend: ANCT.F is not paying a notable dividend for the US market, therefore no need to check if payments are increasing.

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: ANCT.F is not paying a notable dividend for the US market.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: ANCT.F is not paying a notable dividend for the US market.

Next Steps


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


Average management tenure


Brian Hannasch (53 yo)





Mr. Brian P. Hannasch has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. since September 24, 2014. He serves as Independent Director of AutoZone, Inc., since February 2022....

CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Brian's total compensation ($USD10.26M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD13.10M).

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

Leadership Team

Experienced Management: ANCT.F's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.9 years average tenure).

Board Members

Experienced Board: ANCT.F's board of directors are considered experienced (8.5 years average tenure).


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

Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: ANCT.F insiders have only sold shares 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

Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc.
  • Ticker: ANCT.F
  • Exchange: OTCPK
  • Founded: 1980
  • Industry: Food Retail
  • Sector: Consumer Retailing
  • Implied Market Cap: CA$56.982b
  • Listing Market Cap: CA$44.287b
  • Shares outstanding: 1.03b
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc.
  • 4204 Industriel Boulevard
  • Laval
  • Quebec
  • H7L 0E3
  • Canada


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/05/07 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/05/06 00:00
Annual Earnings2021/04/25

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.