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How to buy Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A (CPAC) stocks in Canada

Learn how to easily invest in Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A stocks.

Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A is a building materials business based in the US. Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A stocks (CPAC.US) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $6.41 – an increase of 3.8% over the previous week. Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A employs 0 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $1.9 billion.

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Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A stock price (NYSE:CPAC)

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Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-17.
Latest market close$6.55
52-week range$5.11 - $7.78
50-day moving average $6.21
200-day moving average $6.40
Wall St. target price$7.67
PE ratio 14.3409
Dividend yield $1.02 (15.81%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.44

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Is it a good time to buy Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A stock?

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Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $6.55 from 2022-01-19

1 week (2022-01-14) 3.80%
1 month (2021-12-17) 11.39%
3 months (2021-10-21) 5.99%
6 months (2021-07-21) 6.68%
1 year (2021-01-21) -19.35%
2 years (2020-01-21) -28.65%
3 years (2019-01-18) 9.81
5 years (2017-01-20) 9.4489

Is Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A under- or over-valued?

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 P/E ratio

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 14x. In other words, Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A shares trade at around 14x recent earnings.

That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.

Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A's PEG ratio

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.

Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A's EBITDA

Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $434.4 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A financials

Revenue TTM $1.9 billion
Operating margin TTM 16.04%
Gross profit TTM $375.3 million
Return on assets TTM 6.03%
Return on equity TTM 11.58%
Profit margin 7.9%
Book value $13.37
Market capitalisation $540.3 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A share dividends


Dividend payout ratio: 3.34% of net profits

Recently Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A has paid out, on average, around 3.34% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 15.81% 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 15.81% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A's case, that would currently equate to about $1.02 per share.

While Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A's payout ratio might seem low, this can signify that Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A is investing more in its future growth.

Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A's most recent dividend payout was on 12 July 2021. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 20 June 2021 (the "ex-dividend date").

Have Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A's shares ever split?

Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A's shares were split on a 717:899 basis on 2 March 2017. So if you had owned 899 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 717 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 25.4% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A shares which in turn could have impacted Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A's share price.

Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A's shares have ranged in value from as little as $5.11 up to $7.7839. 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 0.4774. This would suggest that Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

Cementos Pacasmayo S-A-A overview

Cementos Pacasmayo S. A. A. , a cement company, produces, distributes, and sells cement and cement-related materials in Peru. The company operates in 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 precast, such as paving units or paver stones for pedestrian walkways, as well as other bricks for partition walls and concrete precast for structural and non-structural uses; and cement based products. The company also produces and distributes quicklime for use in steel, food, fishing, chemical, mining, agriculture, and other industries.

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