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CENAQ Energy NasdaqCM:CENQ Stock Report

Last Price


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01 Oct, 2022


Company Financials
CENQ fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance0/6
Financial Health0/6

CENQ Stock Overview

CENAQ Energy Corp. does not have significant operations.

CENAQ Energy Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for CENAQ Energy
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$10.09
52 Week HighUS$10.96
52 Week LowUS$9.83
1 Month Change0.099%
3 Month Change0.20%
1 Year Changen/a
3 Year Changen/a
5 Year Changen/a
Change since IPO2.44%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

CENQUS Capital MarketsUS Market

Return vs Industry: Insufficient data to determine how CENQ performed against the US Capital Markets industry.

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

Price Volatility

Is CENQ's price volatile compared to industry and market?
CENQ volatility
CENQ Average Weekly Movementn/a
Capital Markets Industry Average Movement0.4%
Market Average Movement6.9%
10% most volatile stocks in US Market15.6%
10% least volatile stocks in US Market2.8%

Stable Share Price: Insufficient data to determine CENQ's volatility over the past 3 months.

Volatility Over Time: Insufficient data to determine CENQ's volatility change over the past year.

About the Company

2020n/aRuss Porter

CENAQ Energy Corp. does not have significant operations. The company intends to effect a merger, capital stock exchange, asset acquisition, stock purchase, reorganization, or similar business combination with one or more businesses. It intends to identify, acquire, and operate a business in the energy industry in North America.

CENAQ Energy Fundamentals Summary

How do CENAQ Energy's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
CENQ fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$219.48m
Earnings (TTM)-US$1.65m
Revenue (TTM)n/a


P/S Ratio


P/E Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
CENQ income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueUS$0
Gross ProfitUS$0
Other ExpensesUS$1.65m

Last Reported Earnings

Jun 30, 2022

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)-0.076
Gross Margin0.00%
Net Profit Margin0.00%
Debt/Equity Ratio-1.9%

How did CENQ perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison
We’ve recently updated our valuation analysis.


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

Valuation Score


Valuation Score 2/6

  • Price-To-Book vs Peers

  • Price-To-Book vs Industry

  • Price-To-Book 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 CENQ?

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

CENQ 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/Revenuen/a
Enterprise Value/EBITDAn/a
PEG Ration/a

Price to Book Ratio vs Peers

How does CENQ's PB Ratio compare to its peers?

CENQ PB Ratio vs Peers
The above table shows the PB ratio for CENQ vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPBEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average6788.5x
FNVT Finnovate Acquisition
OXUS Oxus Acquisition
AXAC AXIOS Sustainable Growth Acquisition
GBBK Global Blockchain Acquisition

Price-To-Book vs Peers: CENQ is good value based on its Price-To-Book Ratio (-32.6x) compared to the peer average (6788.5x).

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does CENQ's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the US Capital Markets Industry?

Price-To-Book vs Industry: CENQ is good value based on its Price-To-Book Ratio (-32.6x) compared to the US Capital Markets industry average (-23.4x)

Price to Book Ratio vs Fair Ratio

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

CENQ PB Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PB Ratio-32.6x
Fair PB Ration/a

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

Share Price vs Fair Value

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

Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate CENQ's fair value for valuation analysis.

Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate CENQ's fair value for valuation analysis.

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 CENAQ Energy 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 Diversified Financials 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 CENAQ Energy 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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Past Performance

How has CENAQ Energy performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 0/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Last years earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: CENQ is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: CENQ is currently unprofitable.

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: Unable to establish if CENQ's year-on-year earnings growth rate was positive over the past 5 years as it has been trading publicly for less than 3 years.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare CENQ's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: CENQ is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Capital Markets industry (33.2%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: CENQ's liabilities exceed its assets, so it is difficult to calculate its Return on Equity.

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Financial Health

How is CENAQ Energy's financial position?

Financial Health Score


Financial Health Score 0/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Stable Cash Runway

  • Forecast Cash Runway

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: CENQ has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering short term liabilities.

Long Term Liabilities: CENQ has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering long term liabilities.

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: CENQ has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than a high debt level.

Reducing Debt: CENQ's has negative shareholder equity, so we do not need to check if its debt has reduced over time.

Balance Sheet

Cash Runway Analysis

For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.

Stable Cash Runway: CENQ has less than a year of cash runway based on its current free cash flow.

Forecast Cash Runway: CENQ has less than a year of cash runway if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of 112.3% each year

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What is CENAQ Energy current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score


Dividend Score 0/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Cash Flow Coverage

Dividend Yield vs Market

CENAQ Energy Dividend Yield vs Market
How does CENAQ Energy dividend yield compare to the market?
SegmentDividend Yield
Company (CENAQ Energy)n/a
Market Bottom 25% (US)1.7%
Market Top 25% (US)4.7%
Industry Average (Capital Markets)3.0%
Analyst forecast in 3 Years (CENAQ Energy)n/a

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

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

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if CENQ's dividend payments have been increasing.

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as CENQ has not reported any payouts.

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


Russ Porter (60 yo)

no data


Mr. James Russell Porter, also known as Russ, has been Consultant of Gastar Exploration Inc. since February 26, 2018. Mr. Porter serves as Chief Executive Officer and Director at CENAQ Energy Corp. Mr. Por...


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.

Ownership Breakdown

What is the ownership structure of CENQ?
Owner TypeNumber of SharesOwnership Percentage
Hedge Funds1,418,0526.5%
General Public2,968,31713.6%
Private Companies3,487,50016.0%

Dilution of Shares: Insufficient data to determine if shareholders have been diluted in the past year.

Top Shareholders

Top 25 shareholders own 78.39% of the company
OwnershipNameSharesCurrent ValueChange %Portfolio %
3,487,500$35.2m0%no data
Saba Capital Management, L.P.
Karpus Management Inc
Highbridge Capital Management, LLC
Marshall Wace LLP
WR Berkley Corp., Asset Management Arm
D. E. Shaw & Co., L.P.
Periscope Capital Inc
Wolverine Asset Management, LLC
Millennium Management LLC
Mizuho Financial Group, Inc., Asset Management Arm
Sculptor Capital Management, Inc.
Brookfield Asset Management Inc.
Shaolin Capital Management LLC
Nomura Holdings Inc, Securities & Investment Arm
Starboard Value LP
Whitebox Advisors LLC
BMO Asset Management Corp.
306,100$3.1m-16.04%no data
Context Capital Management LLC
Arena Investors, LP
Linden Advisors LP
Dark Forest Capital Management LP
ATW SPAC Management LLC
Boothbay Fund Management, LLC
Alpha Wave Global, LP

Company Information

CENAQ Energy Corp.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: CENAQ Energy Corp.
  • Ticker: CENQ
  • Exchange: NasdaqCM
  • Founded: 2020
  • Industry: Asset Management and Custody Banks
  • Sector: Diversified Financials
  • Implied Market Cap: US$219.480m
  • Shares outstanding: 21.75m


  • CENAQ Energy Corp.
  • 4550 Post Oak Place Drive
  • Suite 300
  • Houston
  • Texas
  • 77027
  • United States


TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
CENQ.UNasdaqCM (Nasdaq Capital Market)UnitsUSUSDAug 2021
CENQNasdaqCM (Nasdaq Capital Market)YesClass A Common StockUSUSDOct 2021

Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/10/01 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/09/28 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.