OTCPK:UCCP.F

Stock Analysis Report

Executive Summary

Upco International Inc. operates as a telecom carrier in the United States, Europe, Asia, Canada, and internationally.

Snowflake

Fundamentals

Imperfect balance sheet with weak fundamentals.

Risks

  • Upco International has significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
  • Upco International is not covered by any analysts.

Share Price & News

How has Upco International's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events


Market Performance


7 Day Return

51.6%

OTCPK:UCCP.F

-0.5%

US Telecom

0.8%

US Market


1 Year Return

n/a

OTCPK:UCCP.F

7.0%

US Telecom

1.9%

US Market

No trading data on UCCP.F.

No trading data on UCCP.F.


Share holder returns

UCCP.FIndustryMarket
7 Day51.6%-0.5%0.8%
30 Day51.6%5.8%3.4%
90 Day51.6%8.9%2.1%
1 Yearn/a12.6%7.0%4.2%1.9%
3 Yearn/a17.6%0.6%46.7%37.2%
5 Yearn/a34.6%3.7%62.3%44.5%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


Simply Wall St News

No news available

Valuation

Is Upco International undervalued based on future cash flows and its price relative to the stock market?

32.54x

Price to Book (PB) ratio


Intrinsic Value Based on Future Cash Flows

Unable to calculate intrinsic value for Upco International to establish if it is available at moderate discount.

Unable to calculate intrinsic value for Upco International to establish if it is available at substantial discount.


Price Based on Earnings

Upco International is loss making, we can't compare its value to the US Telecom industry average.

Upco International is loss making, we can't compare the value of its earnings to the United States of America market.


Price Based on Expected Growth

Unable to calculate PEG ratio for Upco International, we can't assess if its growth is good value.


Price Based on Value of Assets

Upco International is overvalued based on assets compared to the US Telecom industry average.


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Future Growth

How is Upco International expected to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

9.9%

Forecasted Telecom 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 Upco International 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 UCCP.F’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 Upco International's filings and announcements here.
  • Explore growth companies in the Telecom industry.

Past Performance

How has Upco International performed over the past 5 years?

-61.4%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Upco International does not make a profit and their year on year earnings growth rate was negative over the past 5 years.

Unable to compare Upco International's 1-year earnings growth to the 5-year average as it is not currently profitable.

Unable to compare Upco International's 1-year growth to the US Telecom industry average as it is not currently profitable.


Return on Equity

It is difficult to establish if Upco International has efficiently used shareholders’ funds last year (Return on Equity greater than 20%) as it is loss-making.


Return on Assets

It is difficult to establish if Upco International has efficiently used its assets last year compared to the US Telecom industry average (Return on Assets) as it is loss-making.


Return on Capital Employed

It is difficult to establish if Upco International improved its use of capital last year versus 3 years ago (Return on Capital Employed) as it is currently loss-making.


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Financial Health

How is Upco International's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Upco International is able to meet its short term (1 year) commitments with its holdings of cash and other short term assets.

Upco International's cash and other short term assets cover its long term commitments.


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Upco International's level of debt (163.7%) compared to net worth is high (greater than 40%).

Unable to establish if Upco International's debt level has increased without past 5-year debt data.


Balance Sheet

Low level of unsold assets.

Debt is covered by short term assets, assets are 2.4x debt.


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.

Upco International has less than a year of cash runway based on current free cash flow.

Upco International has less than a year of cash runway if free cash flow continues to grow at historical rates of 92.2% each year.


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Dividend

What is Upco International's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield and Payments Analysis

Unable to evaluate Upco International's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers as the company has not reported any payouts.

Unable to evaluate Upco International's dividend against the top 25% market benchmark as the company has not reported any payouts.

Unable to perform a dividend volatility check as Upco International has not reported any payouts.

Unable to verify if Upco International's dividend has been increasing as the company has not reported any payouts.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as Upco International 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.


Next Steps

Management

What is the CEO of Upco International's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

1.4yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Andrea Pagani 0

1.9yrs

Tenure

US$53,390

Compensation

Mr. Andrea Pagani serves as Chief Executive Officer, President and Director of Upco Systems Inc. Mr. Pagani studied Bachelor's in Computer Science at Politecnico di Milano in 2004. 


Management Age and Tenure

1.4yrs

Average Tenure

The average tenure for the Upco International management team is less than 2 years, this suggests a new team.


Board Age and Tenure

1.9yrs

Average Tenure

The average tenure for the Upco International board of directors is less than 3 years, this suggests a new board.


Insider Trading

No 3 month open market individual insider trading information.


Recent Insider Transactions

SellUS$75,02805 Apr 19
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SellUS$56,57028 Jan 19
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SellUS$336,67426 Oct 18
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Max PriceUS$0.17
SellUS$195,17201 Oct 18
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Max PriceUS$0.20
SellUS$85,14723 Sep 18
COSERFI s.r.l.
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Shares500,000
Max PriceUS$0.17

Ownership Breakdown


Management Team

  • Jag Sandhu (50yo)

    Manager of Corporate Development

    • Tenure: 0yrs
    • Compensation: US$92.39k
  • Andrea Pagani

    CEO, President & Director

    • Tenure: 1.9yrs
    • Compensation: US$53.39k
  • Craig Phillips

    Head of Commercial Operations

    • Tenure: 1.4yrs
  • Ruy Ivaldi

    Chief Financial Officer

    • Tenure: 0.08yrs

Board Members

  • Andrea Pagani

    CEO, President & Director

    • Tenure: 1.9yrs
    • Compensation: US$53.39k
  • Franco Zanichelli

    Director

    • Tenure: 1.9yrs
    • Compensation: US$32.39k
  • Sergio Mistrali

    Director

    • Tenure: 0.2yrs

Company Information

Upco International Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Upco International Inc.
  • Ticker: UCCP.F
  • Exchange: OTCPK
  • Founded:
  • Industry: Integrated Telecommunication Services
  • Sector: Telecom
  • Market Cap: CA$8.759m
  • Listing Market Cap: CA$6.607m
  • Shares outstanding: 67.37m
  • Website: https://www.upcointernational.com

Location

  • Upco International Inc.
  • 17618 58th Avenue
  • Suite 200
  • Surrey
  • British Columbia
  • V3S 1L3
  • Canada

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
U06DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesCommon SharesDEEUROct 2017
UPCOCNSX (Canadian National Stock Exchange)YesCommon SharesCACADOct 2017
UCCP.FOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesCommon SharesUSUSDOct 2017

Biography

Upco International Inc. operates as a telecom carrier in the United States, Europe, Asia, Canada, and internationally. The company is involved in the international voice over IP (VoIP) wholesale business w ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2019/09/18 01:29
End of Day Share Price2019/09/16 00:00
Earnings2019/06/30
Annual Earnings2018/12/31


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.