AFN:CA:TSX-Ag Growth International Inc (CAD)

COMMON STOCK | Farm & Heavy Construction Machinery | TSX

Last Closing Price

CAD 16.11

Change

+0.21 (+1.32)%

Market Cap

CAD 0.30B

Volume

0.18M

Average Target Price

CAD 31.25 (+93.98%)
Average Analyst Rating

Verdict

Fundamental Analysis

Verdict

About

Ag Growth International Inc., together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and distributes grain handling, storage, and conditioning equipment in Canada, the United States, and internationally. The company offers portable handling equipment, such as portable augers, portable belt conveyors, grainvacs, and storm seed treaters; and permanent handling equipment, including TA tapered auger vertical blend systems, high-tonnage conveying systems, distributors, bulk weigh hoppers, enclosed belt conveyors, bucket elevators, rail and truck probes, VIS micro dosing systems, batch blenders, reel scalpers, chain conveyors, truss and towers, screw feeders and conveyors, and spout and connections. It also provides storage and conditioning equipment comprising storage bins, temporary storage systems, aeration and conditioning systems, dust collection systems, pneumatic conveying systems, heaters, unloads, petroleum and water storage systems, and bin monitoring systems. The company offers its products under the AGI Airlanco, Batco, Brasil, Brownie, CMC, Danmare, Frame, Grain Guard, GTS, Guardian, Hi Roller, HIS, Hutchinson, Junge Control, Keho, Mayrath, MFS, MMS, Neco, Nuvision, PTM, REM, Sabe, Sentinel, Storm, Stormor, Tramco, Twister, Union Iron, VIS, Westeel, Westfield, Wheatheart, Yargus, and York brand names. Ag Growth International Inc. was founded in 1996 and is based in Winnipeg, Canada.

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Largest Industry Peers for Farm & Heavy Construction Machinery

Symbol Name Price(Change) Market Cap Price / Earning Ratio EV/EBITDA
CERV:CA Cervus Equipment Corporation

+0.10 (+1.78%)

CAD0.09B 17.33 30.47
BUI:CA Buhler Industries Inc

N/A

CAD0.07B 255.40 -5.34

ETFs Containing AFN:CA

Symbol Name Weight Mer Price(Change) Market Cap

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Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Farm & Heavy Construction Machinery)
Market Performance vs. Exchange
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
YTD  
Capital Gain -65.31% 33% F 5% F
Dividend Return 0.43% 50% F 56% F
Total Return -64.88% 33% F 5% F
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain -74.12% 33% F 8% F
Dividend Return 3.21% 50% F 83% B
Total Return -70.91% 33% F 9% F
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain -68.69% 50% F 20% F
Dividend Return 22.54% 100% A+ 79% C+
Total Return -46.15% 50% F 28% F
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 9.54% 100% A+ 76% C
Dividend Return 5.11% 100% A+ 87% B+
Total Return 14.65% 100% A+ 81% B-
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 33.47% 33% F 24% F
Risk Adjusted Return 43.78% 100% A+ 47% F
Market Capitalization 0.30B 100% A+ 62% D-
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 97%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

Key Financial Ratios

  Ratio vs. Industry/Classification
(Farm & Heavy Construction Machinery)
Ratio vs. Market
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Market Value  
Price / Earning Ratio 20.65 67% D+ 25% F
Price/Book Ratio 0.79 33% F 52% F
Price / Cash Flow Ratio 7.34 33% F 44% F
EV/EBITDA 9.46 67% D+ 30% F
Management Effectiveness  
Return on Equity 3.62% 100% A+ 48% F
Return on Invested Capital 5.04% 100% A+ 51% F
Return on Assets 3.43% 100% A+ 68% D+
Debt to Equity Ratio 200.53% 33% F 9% F
Technical Ratios  
Short Ratio 3.95 67% D+ 25% F
Short Percent N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Beta 1.67 33% F 14% F
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 97%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

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Analyst Rating

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Fundamental Analysis Breakdown

This is a composite scorecard based on the application of evaluation criteria deemed most important by analysts. This is not a buy or sell recommendation.

What to like:
High market capitalization

This is one of the largest entities in its sector and is among the top quartile. Such companies tend to be more stable.

Superior risk adjusted returns

This stock has performed well, on a risk adjusted basis, compared to its sector peers(for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile.

Superior total returns

The stock has outperformed its sector peers on average annual total returns basis in the past 5 years (for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile.

High dividend returns

The stock has outperformed its sector peers on average annual dividend returns basis in the past 5 years (for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile. This can be a good buy, especially if it is outperforming on total return basis , for investors seeking high income yields.

Superior return on equity

The company management has delivered better return on equity in the most recent 4 quarters then its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Superior capital utilization

The company management has delivered better return on invested capital in the most recent 4 quarters than its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Superior return on assets

The company management has delivered better return on assets in the most recent 4 quarters than its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Positive cash flow

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

Positive free cash flow

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

Superior Earnings Growth

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

Superior Revenue Growth

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

What to not like:
High volatility

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

Overpriced compared to book value

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

Overpriced on cashflow basis

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.

Higly leveraged

The company is in the bottom half compared to its sector peers on debt to equity and is highly leveraged. However, do check the news and look at its sector and management statements. Sometimes this is high because the company is trying to grow aggressively.

Overpriced on free cash flow basis

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to free cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.