CUBESMART's gross profit margin for the second quarter of its fiscal year 2014 has significantly increased when compared to the same period a year ago. The company managed to grow both sales and net income at a faster pace than the average competitor in its industry this quarter as compared to the same quarter a year ago.
During the same period, stockholders' equity ("net worth") has increased by 18.19% from the same quarter last year.
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|Income Statement||Q2 FY14||Q2 FY13|
|Net Sales ($mil)||90.61||78.29|
|Net Income ($mil)||7.89||2.55|
|Balance Sheet||Q2 FY14||Q2 FY13|
|Cash & Equiv. ($mil)||14.38||8.56|
|Total Assets ($mil)||2503.12||2197.72|
|Total Debt ($mil)||1181.13||1074.45|
|Profitability||Q2 FY14||Q2 FY13|
|Gross Profit Margin||22.36||15.67|
|Return on Assets||2.06||0.24|
|Return on Equity||1.47||-1.05|
|Debt||Q2 FY14||Q2 FY13|
|Share Data||Q2 FY14||Q2 FY13|
|Shares outstanding (mil)||147.08||134.43|
|Div / share||0.13||0.11|
|Book value / share||8.06||7.46|
|Institutional Own %||n/a||n/a|
|Avg Daily Volume||864875.0||1083849.0|
HOLD. The current P/E ratio indicates a significant discount compared to an average of 183.67 for the Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) industry and a significant premium compared to the S&P 500 average of 19.69. For additional comparison, its price-to-book ratio of 2.22 indicates a discount versus the S&P 500 average of 2.72 and a discount versus the industry average of 3.05. The current price-to-sales ratio is well above the S&P 500 average, but below the industry average. Upon assessment of these and other key valuation criteria, CUBESMART proves to trade at a discount to investment alternatives within the industry.
|CUBE 148.75||Peers 183.67||CUBE 17.39||Peers 19.91|
Discount. A lower P/E ratio than its peers can signify a less expensive stock or lower growth expectations.
CUBE is trading at a discount to its peers.
Discount. The P/CF ratio, a stock’s price divided by the company's cash flow from operations, is useful for comparing companies with different capital requirements or financing structures.
CUBE is trading at a discount to its peers.
|CUBE 83.02||Peers 52.00||CUBE 0.36||Peers 4.12|
Premium. A higher price-to-projected earnings ratio than its peers can signify a more expensive stock or higher future growth expectations.
CUBE is trading at a significant premium to its peers.
Discount. The PEG ratio is the stock’s P/E divided by the consensus estimate of long-term earnings growth. Faster growth can justify higher price multiples.
CUBE trades at a significant discount to its peers.
|CUBE 2.22||Peers 3.05||CUBE 250.00||Peers 172.59|
Discount. A lower price-to-book ratio makes a stock more attractive to investors seeking stocks with lower market values per dollar of equity on the balance sheet.
CUBE is trading at a significant discount to its peers.
Higher. Elevated earnings growth rates can lead to capital appreciation and justify higher price-to-earnings ratios.
CUBE is expected to have an earnings growth rate that significantly exceeds its peers.
|CUBE 7.70||Peers 7.78||CUBE 13.13||Peers 37.35|
Average. In the absence of P/E and P/B multiples, the price-to-sales ratio can display the value investors are placing on each dollar of sales.
CUBE is trading at a valuation on par with its industry on this measurement.
Lower. A sales growth rate that trails the industry implies that a company is losing market share.
CUBE significantly trails its peers on the basis of sales growth
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