OTCPK:WWST

Stock Analysis Report

Executive Summary

World Wide Stone Corporation produces and sells marble limestone and travertine products worldwide.


Snowflake Analysis

Mediocre balance sheet with weak fundamentals.

Share Price & News

How has World Wide Stone's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: WWST's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

0%

WWST

-1.3%

US Basic Materials

1.7%

US Market


1 Year Return

n/a

WWST

37.7%

US Basic Materials

23.6%

US Market

Return vs Industry: Insufficient data to determine how WWST performed against the US Basic Materials industry.

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


Shareholder returns

WWSTIndustryMarket
7 Day0%-1.3%1.7%
30 Day-50.5%-0.8%3.5%
90 Day-75.0%-0.9%11.7%
1 Yearn/a38.9%37.7%26.2%23.6%
3 Yearn/a9.7%7.0%53.2%43.3%
5 Year66.7%66.7%108.8%99.9%75.5%56.1%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is World Wide Stone's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is World Wide Stone undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?


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


Next Steps

  • Take a look at our analysis of WWST’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
  • When valuing a company like this, investors focus more on how they perceive the size of the opportunity, the company's ability to deliver and scale, and the strength of the team. While we are not analysing this type of data at the moment, if you don’t know where to start, we recommend reading through World Wide Stone regulatory filings here.
  • Explore potentially undervalued companies in the Materials industry.

Future Growth

How is World Wide Stone forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

19.2%

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 World Wide Stone 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.


Next Steps

  • Take a look at our analysis of WWST’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
  • 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 World Wide Stone's filings and announcements here.
  • Explore growth companies in the Materials industry.

Past Performance

How has World Wide Stone performed over the past 5 years?

22.5%

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, World Wide Stone 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.


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Financial Health

How is World Wide Stone's financial position?


In this section we usually analyse World Wide Stone'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. World Wide Stone 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.


Next Steps

  • Take a look at our analysis of WWST’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
  • 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.
  • 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 World Wide Stone's financial data was last updated here.
  • Explore more healthy companies in the Materials industry.

Dividend

What is World Wide Stone's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

companyn/amarketbottom25%1.4%markettop25%3.7%industryaverage0.9%forecastin3Yearsn/a

Current dividend yield vs market & industry

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

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate WWST's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if WWST's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if WWST'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 WWST's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.


Next Steps

Management

What is the CEO of World Wide Stone's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

US$101k

CEO Compensation


CEO

Frank Cunningham (66yo)

30.4yrs

Tenure

US$100,962

Compensation

Mr. Franklin E. Cunningham, also known as Frank, founded and has been World Wide Stone Corporation's President and Chief Executive Officer since August 1989 and as Chairman of the Board since November 199 ...


Insider Trading

Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Management Team

  • Frank Cunningham (66yo)

    Founder

    • Tenure: 30.4yrs
    • Compensation: US$100.96k
  • Robert Livingston

    Director of Operations

    • Deborah Johnson

      Head of Will-Call

      • Tenure: 2.5yrs

    Board Members

    • Frank Cunningham (66yo)

      Founder

      • Tenure: 30.4yrs
      • Compensation: US$100.96k

    Company Information

    World Wide Stone Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


    Key Information

    • Name: World Wide Stone Corporation
    • Ticker: WWST
    • Exchange: OTCPK
    • Founded:
    • Industry: Construction Materials
    • Sector: Materials
    • Market Cap: US$164.020k
    • Shares outstanding: 32.80m
    • Website: https://www.durangostone.com

    Location

    • World Wide Stone Corporation
    • 7946 East McClain Drive
    • Scottsdale
    • Arizona
    • 85260
    • United States

    Listings

    TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
    WWSTOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesCommon StockUSUSDAug 1996

    Biography

    World Wide Stone Corporation produces and sells marble limestone and travertine products worldwide. The company offers tiles and pavers; slabs; and decorative stones, including trims, strips, liner bars, Mosaic Meshmounts, accents, and custom design treatments. It also provides architectural features, such as fireplaces, vanity and counter tops, vessels, bowls, sinks, archways, moldings, columns, balustrades, etc. The company markets and distributes its products through Authentic Durango Stone dealers, interior designers, custom home and commercial builders, architects, contracts, tile installers, pool builders, landscape architects, and homeowners. Its products are used in office buildings and banks, luxury resorts and hotels, museums, churches and temples, apartments and condos, and shopping centers. The company is headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona. 


    Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

    All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
    DataLast Updated (UTC time)
    Company Analysis2020/01/19 23:43
    End of Day Share Price2020/01/06 00:00
    Earnings2000/09/30
    Annual Earnings1999/12/31


    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.