CADNF:OTC-Cascades Inc (USD)

COMMON STOCK | Paper & Paper Products | OTC

Last Closing Price

USD 12.24


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Market Cap

USD 1.26B



Avg Analyst Target

USD 19.10 (+56.03%)

Avg User Target

Average Analyst Rating


Fundamental Analysis



Cascades Inc. produces, converts, and markets packaging and tissue products in Canada, the United States, Italy, and internationally. The company operates through four segments: Containerboard, Boxboard Europe, Specialty Products, and Tissue Papers. It provides containerboards, and coated recycled and virgin boxboards, as well as converts corrugated products. The company also offers uncoated recycled paperboards for use in packaging converters and industrial users of headers and wrappers for the paper industry, as well as partitions that are used as protective packaging; honeycomb paperboards for the beer, wine, and spirits industry; laminated paperboards for food packaging and furniture backing industries; and specialty containers, structural components, and paperboard and fiber composites. In addition, it provides egg filler flats and egg cartons for egg processors and four-cup carriers for the quick-service restaurant industry; polystyrene foam trays for processors and retailers in the food industry; rigid plastic packaging products for food industry, processors, and retailers; and flexible films for frozen foods, bakery, and ice industries. Further, the company offers bathroom and facial tissues, paper towels, paper hand towels and napkins, and other related products and services under the Cascades PRO Signature, Cascades PRO Perform, Cascades PRO Select, Cascades PRO Tandem, and Cascades PRO Tuff-Job brands; and under the Cascades Fluff, Cascades Tuff, and Satin Soft labels, as well as private labels and other secondary marks. Additionally, it offers services to recover and process discarded materials for the municipal, industrial, commercial, and institutional sectors. The company sells its products through own sales force and external representatives. Cascades Inc. was incorporated in 1964 and is headquartered in Kingsey Falls, Canada.

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ETFs Containing CADNF

Symbol Name Weight Mer Price(Change) Market Cap


Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Paper & Paper Products)
Market Performance vs. Exchange
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Capital Gain 7.85% 71% C- 49% F
Dividend Return 2.20% 36% F 34% F
Total Return 10.05% 68% D+ 49% F
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain 0.50% 36% F 34% F
Dividend Return 2.55% 18% F 32% F
Total Return 3.05% 35% F 34% F
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain 21.68% 53% F 54% F
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 21.68% 47% F 52% F
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 6.47% 48% F 40% F
Dividend Return 2.31% 57% F 50% F
Total Return 8.77% 52% F 41% F
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 28.12% 70% C- 70% C-
Risk Adjusted Return 31.20% 61% D- 51% F
Market Capitalization 1.26B 39% F 68% D+
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
(Paper & Paper Products)
Ratio vs. Market
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Market Value  
Price / Earning Ratio 10.59 57% F 62% D-
Price/Book Ratio 0.87 65% D 71% C-
Price / Cash Flow Ratio 2.15 64% D 35% F
EV/EBITDA 4.18 40% F 51% F
Management Effectiveness  
Return on Equity 10.82% 70% C- 68% D+
Return on Invested Capital 9.21% 78% C+ 70% C-
Return on Assets 3.84% 52% F 75% C
Debt to Equity Ratio 102.40% 22% F 18% F
Technical Ratios  
Short Ratio N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Short Percent N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Beta 0.04 96% A 83% 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:
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.

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.

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.

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.