KP Tissue Inc., through its interest in Kruger Products L.P., produces, distributes, markets, and sells a range of disposable tissue products in North America.
Fair value with moderate growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has KP Tissue's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: KPTS.F has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
US Household Products
1 Year Return
US Household Products
Return vs Industry: KPTS.F underperformed the US Household Products industry which returned 19.7% over the past year.
Return vs Market: KPTS.F matched the US Market which returned 10.2% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is KP Tissue's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is KP Tissue undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: KPTS.F ($7.67) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($134.9)
Significantly Below Fair Value: KPTS.F is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: KPTS.F is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Household Products industry average.
PE vs Market: KPTS.F is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate KPTS.F's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: KPTS.F is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.4x) compared to the US Household Products industry average (3.7x).
How is KP Tissue forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 5 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: KPTS.F is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (1.7%).
Earnings vs Market: KPTS.F is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: KPTS.F's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if KPTS.F's revenue is forecast to grow faster than the US market.
High Growth Revenue: Insufficient data to determine if KPTS.F's revenue is forecast to grow faster than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if KPTS.F's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has KP Tissue performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: KPTS.F is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: KPTS.F is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: KPTS.F is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 23% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare KPTS.F's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: KPTS.F is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Household Products industry (-14%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: KPTS.F has a negative Return on Equity (-2.69%), as it is currently unprofitable.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is KP Tissue's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: KPTS.F's short term assets (CA$2.2M) exceed its short term liabilities (CA$2.1M).
Long Term Liabilities: KPTS.F's short term assets (CA$2.2M) do not cover its long term liabilities (CA$3.2M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: KPTS.F is debt free.
Reducing Debt: KPTS.F has not had any debt for past 5 years.
Inventory Level: KPTS.F has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: Insufficient data to determine if KPTS.F's debt is covered by short term assets.
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: Insufficient data to determine if KPTS.F has enough cash runway based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: Insufficient data to determine if KPTS.F has enough cash runway if its free cash flow continues to grow or shrink based on historical rates.
What is KP Tissue's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Notable Dividend: KPTS.F's dividend (6.51%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.53%).
High Dividend: KPTS.F's dividend (6.51%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.96%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, KPTS.F has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.
Growing Dividend: KPTS.F has only been paying a dividend for 7 years, and since then payments have not increased.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: KPTS.F is paying a dividend but the company is unprofitable.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: KPTS.F's dividends in 3 years are not forecast to be well covered by earnings (119.8% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Dino Bianco (57yo)
Mr. Dino J. Bianco has been a Director of Welbilt, Inc. (formerly known as Manitowoc Foodservice, Inc.) since May 2015. He served as an Executive Vice President at Kraft Foods Group, Inc., from 2012 to Apr ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Dino's total compensation ($USD1.08M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD529.87K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare Dino's compensation with company performance.
|Chief Executive Officer||1.9yrs||CA$1.44m||0.043% CA$34.9k|
|Chief Financial Officer||0yrs||CA$664.19k||0.030% CA$23.8k|
|Senior VP & GM of Consumer Business Canada - Kruger Products LP||12.8yrs||CA$690.46k||0.031% CA$24.9k|
|Senior VP and GM of Consumer Business USA & Mexico - Kruger Products LP||9yrs||CA$794.18k||no data|
|Corporate Vice President of Technology & Product Development - Kruger Products LP||6.6yrs||no data||no data|
|Director of Investor Relations||8.1yrs||no data||no data|
|General Counsel & Corporate Secretary||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior VP & GM of Away from Home Business - Kruger Products LP||1.8yrs||CA$649.76k||no data|
|Chief Marketing Officer of Kruger Products L.P.||1.8yrs||CA$606.28k||no data|
Experienced Management: KPTS.F's management team is seasoned and experienced (6.6 years average tenure).
|Independent Chairman||0yrs||CA$88.75k||0.21% CA$166.3k|
|Chairman of Kruger Products G.P.||0yrs||no data||0.11% CA$87.3k|
|Independent Director||7.3yrs||CA$75.00k||0.044% CA$35.6k|
|Independent Director||5.7yrs||CA$88.75k||0.0041% CA$3.3k|
|Director of Kruger Products G.P||0yrs||no data||0.15% CA$119.7k|
|Director of Kruger Products G.P.||2.5yrs||no data||0.12% CA$98.1k|
Experienced Board: KPTS.F's board of directors are considered experienced (4.1 years average tenure).
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
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 2.3%.
KP Tissue Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: KP Tissue Inc.
- Ticker: KPTS.F
- Exchange: OTCPK
- Founded: 2012
- Industry: Household Products
- Sector: Household
- Market Cap: CA$106.847m
- Listing Market Cap: CA$80.322m
- Shares outstanding: 9.66m
- Website: https://kptissueinc.com
- KP Tissue Inc.
- 1900 Minnesota Court
- Suite 200
- L5N 5R5
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|KPT||TSX (The Toronto Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||CA||CAD||Dec 2012|
|KP8||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Shares||DE||EUR||Dec 2012|
|KPTS.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Common Shares||US||USD||Dec 2012|
KP Tissue Inc., through its interest in Kruger Products L.P., produces, distributes, markets, and sells a range of disposable tissue products in North America. The company operates through three segments: Consumer Products, Away-From-Home, and Other. It offers bathroom and facial tissues, paper towels, and paper towels and napkins, as well as disposable wiping products and washroom dispensing systems. The company markets its products under the Cashmere, Purex, SpongeTowels, Scotties, White Swan, and White Cloud brand names. It sells its products to end-consumers through traditional retail channels, such as grocery stores, mass merchandisers, club and drug stores, and convenience stores; and commercial users in property management, healthcare, food services, manufacturing, education, and lodging industries, as well as in public facilities. KP Tissue Inc. was founded in 2012 and is headquartered in Mississauga, Canada.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/02/27 02:47|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/01/30 00:00|
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