BU:CA:TSX-Burcon NutraScience Corporation (CAD)

COMMON STOCK | Packaged Foods | TSX

Last Closing Price

CAD 2.43

Change

-0.26 (-9.67)%

Market Cap

CAD 0.25B

Volume

0.54M

Average Target Price

CAD 2.58 (+6.31%)
Average Analyst Rating

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Fundamental Analysis

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About

Burcon NutraScience Corporation, together with its subsidiary, develops plant proteins and ingredients for use in the food and beverage industries in Canada. The company's products include CLARISOY, a soy protein for use in sports nutrition beverages, dairy alternative yogurts and cheeses, powdered beverage mixes, coffee creamers, and other foods and nutritional products; and Peazazz, a pea protein for dairy alternative products, such as protein bars and crisps, weight management and meal replacement products, and vegetarian and vegan foods, as well as dry blended and ready-to-drink beverages. It also provides Supertein, a canola protein isolate for use in beverages, confectionery, aerated desserts, and protein bars; and Puratein, a canola protein isolate for use in baked goods, protein cereal bars, dressings, sauces, and meat substitutes. The company was formerly known as Burcon Capital Corp. and changed its name to Burcon NutraScience Corporation in October 1999. Burcon NutraScience Corporation was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Vancouver, Canada. Address: 1946 West Broadway, Vancouver, BC, Canada, V6J 1Z2

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Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Packaged Foods)
Market Performance vs. Exchange
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
YTD  
Capital Gain 150.52% 89% B+ 98% A+
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 150.52% 89% B+ 98% A+
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain 51.88% 78% C+ 93% A
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 51.88% 78% C+ 93% A
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain 0.83% 43% F 47% F
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 0.83% 43% F 34% F
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 46.96% N/A N/A N/A N/A
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 46.96% N/A N/A N/A N/A
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 170.78% N/A N/A N/A N/A
Risk Adjusted Return 27.50% N/A N/A N/A N/A
Market Capitalization 0.25B 22% F 55% 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%

Key Financial Ratios

  Ratio vs. Industry/Classification
(Packaged Foods)
Ratio vs. Market
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Market Value  
Price / Earning Ratio N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Price/Book Ratio 12.73 11% F 6% F
Price / Cash Flow Ratio -91.71 100% A+ 97% A+
EV/EBITDA N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Management Effectiveness  
Return on Equity -27.27% 11% F 21% F
Return on Invested Capital -24.07% 11% F 10% F
Return on Assets -10.26% 11% F 13% F
Debt to Equity Ratio 29.34% 89% B+ 63% D
Technical Ratios  
Short Ratio 0.31 100% A+ 69% D+
Short Percent 0.19% 100% A+ 96% A
Beta 2.08 22% F 11% 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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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:
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.

What to not like:
Low market capitalization

This is among the smaller entities in its sectors with below median market capitalization. That may make it less stable in the long run unless it has a unique technology or market which can help it grow or get acquired in future.

Overpriced compared to book value

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

Negative cashflow

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

Low Revenue Growth

This stock has shown below median revenue growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector