ADES:NSD-Advanced Emissions Solutions, Inc (USD)

COMMON STOCK | Pollution & Treatment Controls | NSD

Last Closing Price

USD 4.81

Change

+0.08 (+1.69)%

Market Cap

USD 0.09B

Volume

0.08M

Average Target Price

N/A
Average Analyst Rating

N/A

Fundamental Analysis

Verdict

About

Advanced Emissions Solutions, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides environmental technologies and specialty chemicals in the United States. It operates through two segments, Refined Coal and Advanced Purification Technologies. The company offers CyClean technology, a pre-combustion coal treatment process to enhance combustion, as well as to reduce emissions of nitrogen oxide and mercury from coals burned in cyclone boilers; and M-45 and M-45-PC technologies, which are pre-combustion coal treatment technologies used to control emissions from circulating fluidized bed boilers and pulverized coal boilers. It also provides mercury and other air contaminants controls; and activated carbon products, such as powdered activated carbon and granular activated carbon, as well as owns an associated lignite mine that supplies the raw material for the powdered activated carbon plant. The company's products are used in removal of heavy metal pollutants; treatment of drinking and waste waters; industrial acid gas and odor removal; automotive gasoline emission control; soil and ground water remediation; and food and beverage process and product purifications. It serves customers in the coal-fired power generation and industrial boiler processes. The company was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Greenwood Village, Colorado.

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Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Pollution & Treatment Controls)
Market Performance vs. Exchange
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
YTD  
Capital Gain -12.55% 30% F 18% F
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return -12.55% 30% F 18% F
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain -29.47% 10% F 7% F
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return -29.47% 10% F 7% F
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain -34.56% 25% F 15% F
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return -34.56% 25% F 14% F
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain -4.51% 30% F 18% F
Dividend Return 7.21% 100% A+ 94% A
Total Return 2.67% 40% F 34% F
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 35.48% 100% A+ 49% F
Risk Adjusted Return 7.52% 40% F 30% F
Market Capitalization 0.09B 60% D- 19% F
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 87%-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
(Pollution & Treatment Controls)
Ratio vs. Market
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Market Value  
Price / Earning Ratio 4.48 100% A+ 85% B
Price/Book Ratio 1.05 100% A+ 87% B+
Price / Cash Flow Ratio 1.64 50% F 56% F
EV/EBITDA 20.61 50% F 44% F
Management Effectiveness  
Return on Equity -20.98% 40% F 36% F
Return on Invested Capital -17.21% 40% F 29% F
Return on Assets -5.31% 50% F 34% F
Debt to Equity Ratio 6.39% 43% F 78% C+
Technical Ratios  
Short Ratio 8.89 20% F 9% F
Short Percent 6.46% 10% F 33% F
Beta 0.60 90% A- 82% B-
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 volatility

The stock’s annual returns have been stable and consistent compared to its sector peers(for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile. Although stability is good, also keep in mind it can limit returns.

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.

Underpriced compared to earnings

The stock is trading low compared to its peers on a price to earning basis and is in the top quartile. It may be underpriced but do check its financial performance to make sure there is no specific reason.

Underpriced compared to book value

The stock is trading low compared to its peers on a price to book value basis and is in the top quartile. It may be underpriced but do check its financial performance to make sure there is no specific reason.

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.

What to not like:
Poor risk adjusted returns

This company is delivering below median risk adjusted returns in its peers. Even if it is outperforming on returns , the returns are unpredictable. Proceed with caution.

Below median dividend returns

The company’s average income yield over the past 5 years has been low compared to its peers. However, it is not a problem if you are not looking for income.

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.

Highly 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.

Low Revenue Growth

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