PyroGenesis Canada Inc. (PYR:TSX) STA Research assigns a Speculative Buy, $5 target

STA Research assigns PyroGenesis Canada Inc.  with a Speculative Buy, and a 12 month target forecast of $5 per share.

Based on the PyroGenesis Canada Inc. stock (pyr stock price) forecasts from 1 analysts, the average analyst target price for PyroGenesis Canada Inc. (pyr stock price) is $5 over the next 12 months. PyroGenesis Canada Inc.’s average analyst rating is Speculative. Stock Target Advisor’s own stock analysis of PyroGenesis Canada Inc. is Bearish, which is based on 2 positive signals and 5 negative signals. At the last closing, PyroGenesis Canada Inc.’s stock price was CAD 2.09. PyroGenesis Canada Inc.’s stock price has changed by -0.44% over the past week, -0.70% over the past month and -63.65% over the last year.

Plasma processes and systems are designed, developed, produced, and sold by PyroGenesis Canada Inc. both domestically and abroad. The company provides engineering, manufacturing, contract research, and turnkey process equipment packages to the defense, metallurgical, mining, additive manufacturing, oil and gas, and environmental industries. The corporation has its headquarters in Canada’s Montréal.


What we like:

Low debt

The company is less leveraged than its peers and is among the top quartile, which makes it more flexible. However, do check the news and look at its sector. Sometimes this is low because the company is not growing and has no growth potential.

Superior Revenue Growth

This stock has shown top quartile revenue growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector.


What we don’t like:

High volatility

The total returns for this company are volatile and above the median for its sector over the past 5 years. Make sure you have the risk tolerance for investing in such stock.

Overpriced compared to earnings

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price-to-earnings basis and is above the sector median.

Overpriced compared to book value

The stock is trading high compared to its peers’ median on a price-to-book value basis.

Negative cash flow

The company had negative total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Negative free cash flow

The company had negative total free cash flow in the most recent four quarters.