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Alimentation Couche-Tard is a specialty retail business based in Canada. Alimentation Couche-Tard stocks (ATD.A.TO) are listed on the TO and all prices are listed in Canadian Dollars. Its last market close was C$53.92 – the same closing value as a week prior. Alimentation Couche-Tard employs 98,000 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around C$53.2 billion.
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|Latest market close||C$54.26|
|52-week range||C$0.00 - C$0.00|
|50-day moving average||C$49.02|
|200-day moving average||C$46.74|
|Wall St. target price||N/A|
|Dividend yield||C$0.306 (0.89%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||C$3.08|
Note: The dollar amounts in the table below are in Canadian dollars.
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Historical closes compared with the close of C$54.26 from 2022-02-08
|1 week (2023-03-16)||N/A|
|1 month (2023-02-23)||N/A|
|3 months (2022-12-23)||N/A|
|6 months (2022-09-23)||N/A|
|1 year (2022-03-23)||N/A|
|2 years (2021-03-26)||35.01%|
|3 years (2020-03-27)||65.73%|
|5 years (2018-03-26)||55.99|
Valuing Alimentation Couche-Tard stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Alimentation Couche-Tard's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Alimentation Couche-Tard's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 16x. In other words, Alimentation Couche-Tard shares trade at around 16x recent earnings.
Alimentation Couche-Tard's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is C$4.5 billion.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Alimentation Couche-Tard's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
|Revenue TTM||C$53.2 billion|
|Operating margin TTM||6.64%|
|Gross profit TTM||C$10.1 billion|
|Return on assets TTM||7.86%|
|Return on equity TTM||21.23%|
|Market capitalisation||C$52.8 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Dividend payout ratio: 10.59% of net profits
Recently Alimentation Couche-Tard has paid out, on average, around 10.59% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 0.89% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Alimentation Couche-Tard shareholders could enjoy a 0.89% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Alimentation Couche-Tard's case, that would currently equate to about C$0.306 per share.
While Alimentation Couche-Tard's payout ratio might seem low, this can signify that Alimentation Couche-Tard is investing more in its future growth.
Alimentation Couche-Tard's most recent dividend payout was on 16 December 2021. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 1 December 2021 (the "ex-dividend date").
Alimentation Couche-Tard's shares were split on a 2:1 basis on 30 September 2019. So if you had owned 1 share the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 2 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Alimentation Couche-Tard shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 50% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Alimentation Couche-Tard shares which in turn could have impacted Alimentation Couche-Tard's share price.
Over the last 12 months, Alimentation Couche-Tard's shares have ranged in value from as little as C$0 up to C$0. 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 (TO average) beta is 1, while Alimentation Couche-Tard's is 0.8973. This would suggest that Alimentation Couche-Tard's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).
Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. operates and licenses convenience stores. Its convenience stores sell tobacco products, grocery items, candies and snacks, beer, wine, beverages, and fresh food offerings; road transportation fuels; and aviation fuels, as well as energy for stationary engines. The company operates its convenience stores chain under the Circle K, Couche-Tard, Holiday, Ingo, and Mac's banners. It is also involved in the sale of lottery tickets, calling and gift cards, postage stamps, and bus tickets; issuance of money orders; and provision of automatic teller machines and car wash services. As of April 25, 2021, it operated and licensed 12,328 convenience stores, which include 9,976 company-operated stores in North America, Europe, and Asia, as well as 1,900 stores, which are operated under the Circle K banner in Cambodia, Egypt, Guam, Guatemala, Jamaica, Honduras, Indonesia, Macau, Mexico, Mongolia, New Zealand, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, and Vietnam. The company was formerly known as Actidev Inc.
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