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Market Cap

US$2.3m

Last Updated

2021/05/06 22:55 UTC

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Company Financials

Executive Summary

ESP Resources, Inc., through its subsidiaries, manufactures, blends, distributes, and markets specialty chemicals and analytical services to the oil and gas industry in the United States. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Weak fundamentals or lack of information.


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Share Price & News

How has ESP Resources's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: ESPI.Q is more volatile than 90% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 26% a week.

Volatility Over Time: ESPI.Q's weekly volatility has decreased from 72% to 26% over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of US stocks.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-2.4%

ESPI.Q

2.3%

US Chemicals

-1.7%

US Market


1 Year Return

2,473.3%

ESPI.Q

66.6%

US Chemicals

51.8%

US Market

Return vs Industry: ESPI.Q exceeded the US Chemicals industry which returned 68.5% over the past year.

Return vs Market: ESPI.Q exceeded the US Market which returned 52.8% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

ESPI.QIndustryMarket
7 Day-2.4%2.3%-1.7%
30 Day-22.8%5.3%1.5%
90 Day2.7%14.5%3.1%
1 Year2,473.3%2,473.3%70.1%66.6%54.4%51.8%
3 Year1,106.3%1,106.3%50.3%27.6%63.0%52.8%
5 Year865.0%865.0%109.6%68.4%127.2%101.9%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is ESP Resources's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


Simply Wall St News

No news available

Valuation

Is ESP Resources undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?


In this section, we usually try to help investors determine whether ESP Resources is trading at an attractive price based on the cash flow it is expected to produce in the future. But as ESP Resources 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.

This is quite a rare situation as 89% of companies covered by Simply Wall St do have a valuation analysis.


Future Growth

How is ESP Resources forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

14.8%

Forecasted Materials 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 ESP Resources 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.

This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.


Past Performance

How has ESP Resources performed over the past 5 years?

5.3%

Historical Materials annual earnings growth


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, ESP Resources has not provided sufficient past data to assess its track record.

This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by Simply Wall St do have historical data.


Financial Health

How is ESP Resources's financial position?


In this section we usually analyse ESP Resources'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. ESP Resources 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.


Dividend

What is ESP Resources's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

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

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

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


Current Payout to Shareholders

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


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of ESPI.Q's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.


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Management

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

US$480k

CEO Compensation


CEO

Dave Dugas (63 yo)

no data

Tenure

US$480,000

Compensation

Mr. David A. Dugas, also known as Dave founded ESP Resources, Inc. in November 2006 and serves as its Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Dugas has been the President of ESP Resources since December 29, 2008. Mr....


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Insufficient data to establish whether Dave's total compensation is reasonable compared to companies of similar size in the US market.

Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare Dave's compensation with company performance.


Ownership

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

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


Top Shareholders

Company Information

ESP Resources, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: ESP Resources, Inc.
  • Ticker: ESPI.Q
  • Exchange: OTCPK
  • Founded: 2004
  • Industry: Specialty Chemicals
  • Sector: Materials
  • Market Cap: US$2.295m
  • Shares outstanding: 237.83m
  • Website: https://www.espchem.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • ESP Resources, Inc.
  • 1003 South Hugh Wallis Road
  • Suite G-1
  • Lafayette
  • Louisiana
  • 70508
  • United States

Listings


Biography

ESP Resources, Inc., through its subsidiaries, manufactures, blends, distributes, and markets specialty chemicals and analytical services to the oil and gas industry in the United States. The company suppl...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/05/06 22:55
End of Day Share Price2021/05/06 00:00
Earnings2015/09/30
Annual Earnings2014/12/31


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.