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Canterbury Park Holding NasdaqGM:CPHC Stock Report

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08 Aug, 2022


Company Financials
CPHC fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance5/6
Financial Health6/6

CPHC Stock Overview

Canterbury Park Holding Corporation, through its subsidiaries, engages in horse racing, card casino, food and beverage, and real estate development businesses.


Trading at 93.7% below our estimate of its fair value

Earnings grew by 858.6% over the past year

Risk Analysis

No risks detected for CPHC from our risk checks.

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Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Canterbury Park Holding
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$21.70
52 Week HighUS$32.92
52 Week LowUS$15.14
1 Month Change-18.74%
3 Month Change-28.43%
1 Year Change39.46%
3 Year Change71.00%
5 Year Change81.59%
Change since IPO790.07%

Recent News & Updates

Jul 23
We Ran A Stock Scan For Earnings Growth And Canterbury Park Holding (NASDAQ:CPHC) Passed With Ease

We Ran A Stock Scan For Earnings Growth And Canterbury Park Holding (NASDAQ:CPHC) Passed With Ease

The excitement of investing in a company that can reverse its fortunes is a big draw for some speculators, so even...

Shareholder Returns

CPHCUS HospitalityUS Market

Return vs Industry: CPHC exceeded the US Hospitality industry which returned -20.1% over the past year.

Return vs Market: CPHC exceeded the US Market which returned -12.9% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is CPHC's price volatile compared to industry and market?
CPHC volatility
CPHC Average Weekly Movement10.5%
Hospitality Industry Average Movement8.8%
Market Average Movement7.9%
10% most volatile stocks in US Market17.2%
10% least volatile stocks in US Market3.2%

Stable Share Price: CPHC is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 10% a week.

Volatility Over Time: CPHC's weekly volatility (10%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

1994503Randy Sampson

Canterbury Park Holding Corporation, through its subsidiaries, engages in horse racing, card casino, food and beverage, and real estate development businesses. The company’s Horse Racing segment operates year-round simulcasting of horse races, as well as wagering on live thoroughbred and quarter horse races on a seasonal basis. Its Card Casino segment offers unbanked card games, such as poker and table games.

Canterbury Park Holding Fundamentals Summary

How do Canterbury Park Holding's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
CPHC fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$105.01m
Earnings (TTM)US$13.02m
Revenue (TTM)US$64.30m


P/E Ratio


P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
CPHC income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueUS$31.71m
Gross ProfitUS$32.59m
Other ExpensesUS$19.57m

Last Reported Earnings

Mar 31, 2022

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)2.69
Gross Margin50.69%
Net Profit Margin20.25%
Debt/Equity Ratio0%

How did CPHC perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison



Current Dividend Yield


Payout Ratio
We’ve recently updated our valuation analysis.


Is CPHC undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score


Valuation Score 4/6

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Peers

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Industry

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • Analyst Forecast

Key Valuation Metric

Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for CPHC?

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

CPHC key valuation metrics and ratios. From Price to Earnings, Price to Sales and Price to Book to Price to Earnings Growth Ratio, Enterprise Value and EBITDA.
Key Statistics
Enterprise Value/Revenue1.4x
Enterprise Value/EBITDA4.4x
PEG Ration/a

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers

How does CPHC's PE Ratio compare to its peers?

CPHC PE Ratio vs Peers
The above table shows the PE ratio for CPHC vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPEEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average26.5x
GLXZ Galaxy Gaming
FLL Full House Resorts
CNTY Century Casinos
TBTC Table Trac
CPHC Canterbury Park Holding

Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: CPHC is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (8.1x) compared to the peer average (26.5x).

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does CPHC's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the US Hospitality Industry?

Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: CPHC is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (8.1x) compared to the US Hospitality industry average (18.1x)

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is CPHC's PE Ratio compared to its Fair PE Ratio? This is the expected PE Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.

CPHC PE Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PE Ratio8.1x
Fair PE Ration/a

Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate CPHC's Price-To-Earnings Fair Ratio for valuation analysis.

Share Price vs Fair Value

What is the Fair Price of CPHC when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.

Below Fair Value: CPHC ($21.7) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($345.79)

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

Analyst Price Targets

What is the analyst 12-month forecast and do we have any statistical confidence in the consensus price target?

Analyst Forecast: Insufficient data to show price forecast.

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Future Growth

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

Future Growth Score


Future Growth Score 0/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


Forecasted Consumer Services 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 Canterbury Park Holding 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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  • Examine whether Canterbury Park Holding is trading at an attractive price based on how much it is expected to earn in the future, and relative to its industry peers and the wider market.

Past Performance

How has Canterbury Park Holding performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 5/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: CPHC has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: CPHC's current net profit margins (20.3%) are higher than last year (4.3%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: CPHC's earnings have grown by 13.5% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: CPHC's earnings growth over the past year (858.6%) exceeds its 5-year average (13.5% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: CPHC earnings growth over the past year (858.6%) exceeded the Hospitality industry 52.6%.

Return on Equity

High ROE: CPHC's Return on Equity (19.9%) is considered low.

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Financial Health

How is Canterbury Park Holding's financial position?

Financial Health Score


Financial Health Score 6/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: CPHC's short term assets ($26.2M) exceed its short term liabilities ($10.9M).

Long Term Liabilities: CPHC's short term assets ($26.2M) exceed its long term liabilities ($9.4M).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: CPHC is debt free.

Reducing Debt: CPHC had no debt 5 years ago.

Debt Coverage: CPHC has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.

Interest Coverage: CPHC has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.

Balance Sheet

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What is Canterbury Park Holding current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score


Dividend Score 2/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Cash Flow Coverage


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: CPHC's dividend (1.29%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.52%).

High Dividend: CPHC's dividend (1.29%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.1%).

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: CPHC has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.

Growing Dividend: CPHC's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 6 years.

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its low payout ratio (5.2%), CPHC's dividend payments are thoroughly covered by earnings.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: With its low cash payout ratio (13.1%), CPHC's dividend payments are thoroughly covered by cash flows.

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


Average management tenure


Randy Sampson (64 yo)





Mr. Randall D. Sampson, also known as Randy, C.P.A., is an Independent Director at Pineapple Holdings, Inc (formerly Pineapple Energy Inc.). He Co-founded Canterbury Park Holding Corporation in 1994 and ha...

CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Randy's total compensation ($USD534.16K) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD767.73K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Randy's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.

Leadership Team

Experienced Management: CPHC's management team is seasoned and experienced (10.7 years average tenure).

Board Members

Experienced Board: CPHC's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.8 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

Ownership Breakdown

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

Top Shareholders

Company Information

Canterbury Park Holding Corporation's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Canterbury Park Holding Corporation
  • Ticker: CPHC
  • Exchange: NasdaqGM
  • Founded: 1994
  • Industry: Casinos and Gaming
  • Sector: Consumer Services
  • Implied Market Cap: US$105.013m
  • Shares outstanding: 4.84m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • Canterbury Park Holding Corporation
  • 1100 Canterbury Road
  • Shakopee
  • Minnesota
  • 55379
  • United States


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

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

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.