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Cementos Pacasmayo S.A.A is a building materials business based in the US. Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A shares (CPAC) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars.
|52-week range||USD$5.3447 - USD$9.5543|
|50-day moving average||USD$8.3297|
|200-day moving average||USD$7.9437|
|Wall St. target price||USD$9.28|
|Dividend yield||USD$0.32 (3.97%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||USD$0.4556|
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Valuing Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 70x. In other words, Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A shares trade at around 70x recent earnings.
That's relatively high compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The high P/E ratio could mean that investors are optimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're over-valued.
Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1.13. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.
The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.
|Gross profit TTM||USD$375.3 million|
|Return on assets TTM||3.69%|
|Return on equity TTM||4.15%|
|Market capitalisation||USD$685 million|
TTM: trailing 12 months
There are currently 1,190 Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A shares held short by investors – that's known as Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A's "short interest". This figure is 15.8% down from 1,413 last month.
There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A shares can be evaluated.
Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A shares traded daily (recently around 3131.5789473684). Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A's SIR currently stands at 0.38. In other words for every 100,000 Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A shares traded daily on the market, roughly 380 shares are currently held short.
However Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A shares, or, against the total number of tradable Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A's short interest could be expressed as 0% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A shares in existence, roughly 0 shares are currently held short) or 0% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A shares, roughly 0 shares are currently held short).
Such a low SIR usually points to an optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A.
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Dividend payout ratio: 178.61% of net profits
Recently Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A has paid out, on average, around 178.61% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 3.97% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A shareholders could enjoy a 3.97% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A's case, that would currently equate to about $0.32 per share.
Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A's payout ratio would broadly be considered high, and as such this stock could appeal to those looking to generate an income. Bear in mind however that companies should normally also look to re-invest a decent amount of net profits to ensure future growth.
Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A's most recent dividend payout was on 27 December 2020. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 3 December 2020 (the "ex-dividend date").
Over the last 12 months, Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A's shares have ranged in value from as little as $5.3447 up to $9.5543. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A's is 0.5731. This would suggest that Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).
Cementos Pacasmayo S. A. A. , a cement company, produces, distributes, and sells cement and cement-related materials in Peru. The company operates through three segments: Cement, Concrete and Precast; Quicklime; and Sales of Construction Supplies. It produces cement for various uses, such as residential and commercial construction, and civil engineering; ready-mix concrete used in construction sites; concrete blocks, such as paving units or paver stones for pedestrian walkways, as well as other bricks for partition walls and concrete blocks for structural and non-structural uses; and cement based products. The company also produces and distributes quicklime for use in steel, food, fishing, and chemical industries, as well as mining, agriculture, and other industries.
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