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Boston Sand & Gravel

OTCPK:BSND
Snowflake Description

Weak fundamentals or lack of information.

The Snowflake is generated from 30 checks in 5 different areas, read more below.
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Company description

Boston Sand & Gravel Co. provides ready mixed concrete and aggregate products to the construction and landscaping industries in southeastern New England. More info.


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BSND Share Price and Events
7 Day Returns
3.9%
OTCPK:BSND
1.8%
US Basic Materials
1.2%
US Market
1 Year Returns
40.8%
OTCPK:BSND
-11.4%
US Basic Materials
3%
US Market
BSND Shareholder Return
  7 Day 30 Day 90 Day 1 Year 3 Year 5 Year
Boston Sand & Gravel (BSND) 3.9% 3.9% 9.2% 40.8% 27.4% 48.6%
US Basic Materials 1.8% 2.7% 19.5% -11.4% 12.2% 49.9%
US Market 1.2% 2.1% 14.6% 3% 39% 43.5%
1 Year Return vs Industry and Market
  • BSND outperformed the Basic Materials industry which returned -11.4% over the past year.
  • BSND outperformed the Market in United States of America which returned 3% over the past year.
Price Volatility
Industry
5yr Volatility vs Market

BSND Value

 Is Boston Sand & Gravel undervalued based on future cash flows and its price relative to the stock market?

Value is all about what a company is worth versus what price it is available for. If you went into a grocery store and all the bananas were on sale at half price, they could be considered undervalued.

In this section, we usually try to help investors determine whether Boston Sand & Gravel is trading at an attractive price based on the cash flow it is expected to produce in the future. But as Boston Sand & Gravel has not provided consistent financial data, and the stock also has no analyst forecast or coverage, its intrinsic value cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst consensus cash flow predictions.

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INTRINSIC VALUE BASED ON FUTURE CASH FLOWS
  • It is not possible to calculate the future cash flow value for Boston Sand & Gravel. This is due to cash flow or dividend data being unavailable. The share price is $535.
PRICE RELATIVE TO MARKET
We can also value a company based on what the stock market is willing to pay for it. This is similar to the price of fruit (e.g. Mangoes or Avocados) increasing when they are out of season, or how much your home is worth.

The amount the stock market is willing to pay for Boston Sand & Gravel's earnings, growth and assets is considered below, and whether this is a fair price.
Price based on past earnings
Are Boston Sand & Gravel's earnings available for a low price, and how does this compare to other companies in the same industry?
Raw Data
OTCPK:BSND PE (Price to Earnings) Ratio Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Earnings Per Share * Company Filings () in USD Not available
OTCPK:BSND Share Price ** OTCPK (2019-03-18) in USD $535
United States of America Basic Materials Industry PE Ratio Median Figure of 11 Publicly-Listed Basic Materials Companies 26.51x
United States of America Market PE Ratio Median Figure of 3,058 Publicly-Listed Companies 17.69x

* Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual GAAP earnings per share excluding extraordinary items.

** Primary Listing of Boston Sand & Gravel.

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  • Unable to compare the PE ratio to the industry average as no data exists.
  • Unable to calculate PE ratio for Boston Sand & Gravel, we can't compare the value of its earnings to the United States of America market.
Price based on expected Growth
Does Boston Sand & Gravel's expected growth come at a high price?
Raw Data
OTCPK:BSND PEG (Price to Earnings to Growth) Ratio Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
PE Ratio See PE Ratio Section 0x
Net Income Annual Growth Rate See Future Growth Section.
Line of Best Fit* through Consensus Estimate Earnings of 0 Analysts
Not available
United States of America Basic Materials Industry PEG Ratio Median Figure of 7 Publicly-Listed Basic Materials Companies 1.28x
United States of America Market PEG Ratio Median Figure of 2,103 Publicly-Listed Companies 1.48x

*Line of best fit is calculated by linear regression .

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  • Unable to calculate PEG ratio for Boston Sand & Gravel, we can't assess if its growth is good value.
Price based on value of assets
What value do investors place on Boston Sand & Gravel's assets?
Raw Data
OTCPK:BSND PB (Price to Book) Ratio Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Book Value per Share Company Filings () in USD Not available
OTCPK:BSND Share Price * OTCPK (2019-03-18) in USD $535
United States of America Basic Materials Industry PB Ratio Median Figure of 13 Publicly-Listed Basic Materials Companies 2.06x
United States of America Market PB Ratio Median Figure of 5,156 Publicly-Listed Companies 1.89x

* Primary Listing of Boston Sand & Gravel.

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  • Unable to compare the PB ratio to the industry average as no data exists.
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Value checks
We assess Boston Sand & Gravel's value by looking at:
  1. Is the discounted cash flow value less than 20%, or 40% of the share price? (2 checks) ( Click here or on bar chart for details of DCF calculation. )
  2. Is the PE ratio less than the market average, and/ or less than the Basic Materials industry average (and greater than 0)? (2 checks)
  3. Is the PEG ratio within a reasonable range (0 to 1)? (1 check)
  4. Is the PB ratio less than the Basic Materials industry average (and greater than 0)? (1 check)
  5. Boston Sand & Gravel has a total score of 0/6, see the detailed checks below.

    Note: We use GAAP Earnings per Share in all our calculations including PE and PEG Ratio.

    Full details on the Value part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

BSND Future Performance

 How is Boston Sand & Gravel expected to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

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 Boston Sand & Gravel 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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The future performance of a company is measured in the same way as past performance, by looking at estimated growth and how much profit it is expected to make.

Future estimates come from professional analysts. Just like forecasting the weather, they don’t always get it right!
Annual Growth Rate
18.8%
Expected Basic Materials industry annual growth in earnings.
Earnings growth vs Low Risk Savings
Is Boston Sand & Gravel expected to grow at an attractive rate?
  • Unable to compare Boston Sand & Gravel's earnings growth to the low risk savings rate as no estimate data is available.
Growth vs Market Checks
  • Unable to compare Boston Sand & Gravel's earnings growth to the United States of America market average as no estimate data is available.
  • Unable to compare Boston Sand & Gravel's revenue growth to the United States of America market average as no estimate data is available.
Annual Growth Rates Comparison
Raw Data
OTCPK:BSND Future Growth Rates Data Sources
Data Point Source Value (per year)
United States of America Basic Materials Industry Earnings Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 18.8%
United States of America Basic Materials Industry Revenue Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 7.4%
United States of America Market Earnings Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 14.3%
United States of America Market Revenue Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 7.1%

*Line of best fit is calculated by linear regression .

Industry and Market average data is calculated daily.

Learn more about our growth rate calculations in Simply Wall St’s analysis model.

Analysts growth expectations
Raw Data
OTCPK:BSND Analysts Growth Expectations Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Past Financials Company Filings () See Below
Future Estimates Average of up to 0 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See Below
All numbers in USD Millions and using Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual period rather than quarterly.

*GAAP earnings excluding extraordinary items.

Super high growth metrics
High Growth Checks
  • Unable to determine if Boston Sand & Gravel is high growth as no earnings estimate data is available.
  • Unable to determine if Boston Sand & Gravel is high growth as no revenue estimate data is available.
Past and Future Earnings per Share
The accuracy of the analysts who estimate the future performance data can be gauged below. We look back 3 years and see if they were any good at predicting what actually occurred. We also show the highest and lowest estimates looking forward to see if there is a wide range.
Raw Data
OTCPK:BSND Past and Future Earnings per Share
Data Point Source Value
Past Financials Company Filings () See Below
Future Estimates Average of up to 0 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See Below

All data from Boston Sand & Gravel Company Filings, last reported , and in Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual period rather than quarterly.

*GAAP earnings excluding extraordinary items.

Performance in 3 years
In the same way as past performance we look at the future estimated return (profit) compared to the available funds. We do this looking forward 3 years.
  • Unable to establish if Boston Sand & Gravel will efficiently use shareholders’ funds in the future without estimates of Return on Equity.

Next steps:

  1. Boston Sand & Gravel's future outlook can be gauged by looking at industry trends and market size, and determining how well-positioned the company is compared to its competitors. Take a look at other high-growth Materials companies here
  2. While we do not consider unaudited financials to be a reliable enough to include in our analysis, you can access them on the OTC Markets Website. If you are looking for more of a qualitative research into the company, you can access Boston Sand & Gravel's filings and announcements here.
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Future performance checks
We assess Boston Sand & Gravel's future performance by looking at:
  1. Is the annual earnings growth rate expected to beat the low risk savings rate, plus a premium to keep pace with inflation?
  2. Is the annual earnings growth rate expected to beat the average growth rate in earnings of the United States of America market? (1 check)
  3. Is the annual revenue growth rate expected to beat the average growth rate in revenue of the United States of America market? (1 check)
  4. Is the annual earnings growth rate expected to be above 20%? (1 check)
  5. Is the annual revenue growth rate expected to be above 20%? (1 check)
  6. Is the Return on Equity in 3 years expected to be over 20%? (1 check)
Some of the above checks will fail if the company is expected to be loss making in the relevant year.
Boston Sand & Gravel has a total score of 0/6, see the detailed checks below.

Note 1: We use GAAP Net Income Excluding Exceptional Items for our Earnings in all our calculations.

Full details on the Future part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

BSND Past Performance

  How has Boston Sand & Gravel performed over the past 5 years?

In this section we usually display a company’s past earnings and revenues to help investors visualise the trend through time. We also gauge the company’s performance by benchmarking its returns and growth to its industry peers and the wider market. However, Boston Sand & Gravel has not provided sufficient past data to assess its track record.

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  • No data on Boston Sand & Gravel's last earnings update.
The past performance of a company can be measured by how much growth it has experienced and how much profit it makes relative to the funds and assets it has available.
Past earnings growth
Below we compare Boston Sand & Gravel's growth in the last year to its industry (Basic Materials).
Past Earnings growth analysis
We also check if the company has grown in the past 5 years, and whether it has maintained that growth in the year.
  • Insufficient past earnings data to establish if Boston Sand & Gravel's year on year earnings growth rate was positive over the past 5 years.
  • Unable to compare Boston Sand & Gravel's 1-year growth to the 5-year average as past earnings data has not been reported.
  • Unable to compare Boston Sand & Gravel's 1-year growth to the US Basic Materials industry average as past earnings data has not been reported.
Earnings and Revenue History
Boston Sand & Gravel's revenue and profit over the past 5 years is shown below, any years where they have experienced a loss will show up in red.
Raw Data

All data from Boston Sand & Gravel Company Filings, last reported , and in Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual period rather than quarterly.

*GAAP earnings excluding extraordinary items.

Performance last year
We want to ensure a company is making the most of what it has available. This is done by comparing the return (profit) to a company's available funds, assets and capital.
  • Unable to establish if Boston Sand & Gravel has efficiently used shareholders’ funds last year as no Return on Equity data is available.
  • Unable to establish if Boston Sand & Gravel has efficiently used its assets last year compared to the US Basic Materials industry average (Return on Assets) as past financial data has not been reported.
  • Unable to establish if Boston Sand & Gravel improved its use of capital last year versus 3 years ago (Return on Capital Employed) due to insufficient past data.

Next steps:

  1. While we do not consider unaudited financials to be a reliable enough to include in our analysis, you can access them on the OTC Markets Website. If you are looking for more of a qualitative research into the company, you can access Boston Sand & Gravel's filings and announcements here.
  2. Past financial records are usually unavailable for companies that have just been established or recently publicly listed, which makes them inherently riskier. Take a look at a list of well-established companies here.
  3. Use fundamentals to screen for another stock to analyse from our database of over 75,000 companies worldwide
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Past performance checks
We assess Boston Sand & Gravel's performance over the past 5 years by checking for:
  1. Has earnings increased in past 5 years? (1 check)
  2. Has the earnings growth in the last year exceeded that of the Basic Materials industry? (1 check)
  3. Is the recent earnings growth over the last year higher than the average annual growth over the past 5 years? (1 check)
  4. Is the Return on Equity (ROE) higher than 20%? (1 check)
  5. Is the Return on Assets (ROA) above industry average? (1 check)
  6. Has the Return on Capital Employed (ROCE) increased from 3 years ago? (1 check)
The above checks will fail if the company has reported a loss in the most recent earnings report. Some checks require at least 3 or 5 years worth of data.
Boston Sand & Gravel has a total score of 0/6, see the detailed checks below.

Note: We use GAAP Net Income excluding extraordinary items in all our calculations.

Full details on the Past part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

BSND Health

 How is Boston Sand & Gravel's financial health and their level of debt?

In this section we usually analyse Boston Sand & Gravel's finance health to determine how well-positioned it is against times of financial distress, in particular, its ability to manage its cash and debt levels. Boston Sand & Gravel has not provided adequate balance sheet data, its financial health cannot be properly assessed as it.

This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by Simply Wall St do have financial information. You can see them here.

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A company's financial position is much like your own financial position, it includes everything you own (assets) and owe (liabilities).

The boxes below represent the relative size of what makes up Boston Sand & Gravel's finances.

The net worth of a company is the difference between its assets and liabilities.
Net Worth
  • Unable to compare short term assets to short term liabilities as Boston Sand & Gravel has not reported sufficient balance sheet data.
  • Unable to establish if Boston Sand & Gravel's long term commitments exceed its cash and other short term assets as Boston Sand & Gravel has not reported sufficient balance sheet data.
Balance sheet
This treemap shows a more detailed breakdown of Boston Sand & Gravel's finances. If any of them are yellow this indicates they may be out of proportion and red means they relate to one of the checks below.
Assets
Liabilities and shares
The 'shares' portion represents any funds contributed by the owners (shareholders) and any profits.
  • Unable to establish if Boston Sand & Gravel has a high level of physical assets or inventory without balance sheet data.
  • Unable to verify if debt is covered by short term assets as Boston Sand & Gravel has not reported sufficient balance sheet data.
Historical Debt
Nearly all companies have debt. Debt in itself isn’t bad, however if the debt is too high, or the company can’t afford to pay the interest on its debts this may have impacts in the future.

The graphic below shows equity (available funds) and debt, we ideally want to see the red area (debt) decreasing.

If there is any debt we look at the companies capability to repay it, and whether the level has increased over the past 5 years.
Raw Data

All data from Boston Sand & Gravel Company Filings, last reported .

  • Unable to establish if Boston Sand & Gravel's level of debt is high without past debt data.
  • Unable to establish if Boston Sand & Gravel's debt level has increased without past 5-year debt data.
  • Unable to verify if debt is well covered by operating cash flow as Boston Sand & Gravel has not reported sufficient balance sheet data.
  • Unable to confirm if the interest payments on Boston Sand & Gravel's debt are well covered by earnings due to lack of past financial data.

Next steps:

  1. Investors tend to look at the financial health of a company this size in order to assess the sustainability of its current operations. While we do not consider unaudited financials to be a reliable enough to include in our analysis, you can access them on the OTC Markets Website.
  2. Financial health is measured at one point in time, so the latest financial report is the best representation of the company’s current financial status. Check when Boston Sand & Gravel's financial data was last updated here.
  3. Companies with strong financial health are considered a less risky investment. Discover these stocks here.
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Financial health checks
We assess Boston Sand & Gravel's financial health by checking for:
  1. Are short term assets greater than short term liabilities? (1 check)
  2. Are short term assets greater than long term liabilities? (1 check)
  3. Has the debt to equity ratio increased in the past 5 years? (1 check)
  4. Is the debt to equity ratio over 40%? (1 check)
  5. Is the debt covered by operating cash flow? (1 check)
  6. Are earnings greater than 5x the interest on debt (if company pays interest at all)? (1 check)
  7. Boston Sand & Gravel has a total score of 0/6, see the detailed checks below.
For companies that are loss making and have been so on average in the past we replace the last 2 checks with:
  1. Does cash and short term investments cover stable operating expenses (recurring G&A and R&D) for more than 3 years? (1 check)
  2. Does cash and short term investments cover growing operating expenses (recurring G&A and R&D) for more than 3 years? (1 check)


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BSND Dividends

 What is Boston Sand & Gravel's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividends are regular cash payments to you from the company, similar to a bank paying you interest on a savings account.
Annual Dividend Income
Dividend payments
0%
Current annual income from Boston Sand & Gravel dividends.
If you bought $2,000 of Boston Sand & Gravel shares you are expected to receive $0 in your first year as a dividend.
Dividend Amount
Here we look how much dividend is being paid, if any. Is it above what you can get in a savings account? It is up there with the best dividend paying companies?
  • Unable to evaluate Boston Sand & Gravel's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers as the company has not reported any payouts.
  • Unable to evaluate Boston Sand & Gravel's dividend against the top 25% market benchmark as the company has not reported any payouts.
Annualized Historical and Future Dividends
It is important to see if the dividend for a company is stable, and not wildly increasing/decreasing each year. This graph shows you the historical rate to count toward your assessment of the stock.

We also check to see if the dividend has increased in the past 10 years.
Raw Data
OTCPK:BSND Annualized Past and Future Dividends
Data Point Source Value
Past Annualized Dividend Yield S&P Global Market Data See Below
Past Dividends per Share Company Filings/ Annualized Dividend Payments See Below
Future Dividends per Share Estimates Average of up to 0 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See Below
United States of America Basic Materials Industry Average Dividend Yield Market Cap Weighted Average of 7 Stocks 1%
United States of America Market Average Dividend Yield Market Cap Weighted Average of 2004 Stocks 2.5%
United States of America Minimum Threshold Dividend Yield 10th Percentile 0.8%
United States of America Bottom 25% Dividend Yield 25th Percentile 1.4%
United States of America Top 25% Dividend Yield 75th Percentile 3.6%

Industry and Market average data is calculated daily.

Note all dividend per share amounts are annualized and not quarterly or other period.

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  • Unable to perform a dividend volatility check as Boston Sand & Gravel has not reported any payouts.
  • Unable to verify if Boston Sand & Gravel's dividend has been increasing as the company has not reported any payouts.
Current Payout to shareholders
What portion of Boston Sand & Gravel's earnings are paid to the shareholders as a dividend.
  • Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as Boston Sand & Gravel has not reported any payouts.
Future Payout to shareholders
  • Insufficient estimate data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be sustainable.
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Income/ dividend checks
We assess Boston Sand & Gravel's dividend by checking for:
  1. Firstly is the company paying a notable dividend (greater than 0.8%) - if not then the rest of the checks are ignored.
  2. Is current dividend yield above the bottom 25% of dividend payers? (1 check)
  3. Is current dividend yield above the top 25% of dividend payers? (1 check)
  4. Have they paid a dividend for 10 years, and during this period has the dividend been volatile (drop of more than 25%)? (1 check)
  5. If they have paid a dividend for 10 years has it increased in this time? (1 check)
  6. How sustainable is the dividend, can Boston Sand & Gravel afford to pay it from its earnings today and in 3 years (Payout ratio less than 90%)? (2 checks)
  7. Boston Sand & Gravel has a total score of 0/6, see the detailed checks below.


Full details on the Dividends part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

BSND Management

 What is the CEO of Boston Sand & Gravel's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

Management is one of the most important areas of a company. We look at unreasonable CEO compensation, how long the team and board of directors have been around for and insider trading.
  • Boston Sand & Gravel has no CEO, or we have no data on them.
Management Team

Michelle Goyette

TITLE
Vice President of Finance

Joe, Jody Staples

TITLE
Director of Technical Services

Joe Gallagher

TITLE
Senior Vice President of Sales

David McNeil

TITLE
Senior Vice President
AGE
66
Board of Directors
Who owns this company?
Recent Insider Trading
  • No 3 month insider trading information.
Recent Insider Transactions
Announced Type Name Entity Role Start End Shares Max Price ($) Value ($)
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Management checks
We assess Boston Sand & Gravel's management by checking for:
  1. Is the CEO's compensation unreasonable compared to market cap? (1 check)
  2. Has the CEO's compensation increased more than 20% whilst the EPS is down more then 20%? (1 check)
  3. Is the average tenure of the management team less than 2 years? (1 check)
  4. Is the average tenure of the board of directors team less than 3 years? (1 check)
  5. Boston Sand & Gravel has a total score of 0/6, this is not included on the snowflake, see the detailed checks below.


Note: We use the top 6 management executives and board members in our calculations.

Note 2: Insider trading include any internal stakeholders and these transactions .

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BSND News

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BSND Company Info

Description

Boston Sand & Gravel Co. provides ready mixed concrete and aggregate products to the construction and landscaping industries in southeastern New England. The company offers ready mix concrete that include specialty mixes for winter concrete, slurry walls, and drilled shafts, as well as sand and aggregate, concrete blocks, and green products. Its products are used in projects ranging from small residential pours to mass pours for commercial and infrastructure projects; and construction projects, including central artery/tunnel project, waste water treatment plants, nuclear power plants, high rise-buildings, and slurry wall construction projects. The company serves customers through sales representatives. Boston Sand & Gravel Co. was founded in 1914 and is based in Boston, Massachusetts.

Details
Name: Boston Sand & Gravel Co.
BSND
Exchange: OTCPK
Founded: 1914
$0
0
Website: http://www.bostonsand.com
Address: Boston Sand & Gravel Co.
100 North Washington Street,
P.O. Box 9187,
Boston,
Massachusetts, 02114,
United States
Listings
Exchange Symbol Ticker Symbol Security Exchange Country Currency Listed on
OTCPK BSND COM Pink Sheets LLC US USD 06. Jan 1975
Number of employees
Current staff
Staff numbers
0
Boston Sand & Gravel employees.
Industry
Construction Materials
Materials
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
Area Date (UTC time)
Company Analysis updated: 2019/03/20 23:33
End of day share price update: 2019/03/18 00:00
Last earnings filing: N/A
Last earnings reported: N/A
Last annual earnings reported: N/A


All dates and times in UTC. All financial data provided by Standard & Poor’s Capital IQ.

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.