Cascades Company Profile (TSE:CAS)

About Cascades (TSE:CAS)

Cascades logoCascades Inc. (Cascades) is a Canada-based company that produces, converts and markets packaging and tissue products consisting of recycled fibers. The Company operates through four segments: Containerboard, Boxboard Europe, Specialty Products (which constitutes the Company's Packaging Products) and Tissue Papers. The Containerboard segment is a manufacturer of containerboard and converter of corrugated products in North America. The Boxboard Europe segment is engaged in manufacturing coated boxboard in Europe. The Specialty Products Group manufactures industrial packaging, consumer packaging products, and is also involved in recovery and recycling. The Tissue Papers segment operates units that manufacture and convert tissue papers for the Away-from-Home and consumer products markets. In Europe, Cascades operates the La Rochette mill in France that produces coated boxboard made of virgin fiber, with a total annual production capacity of approximately 165,000 metric tons.

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  • Symbol: TSE:CAS
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  • Market Cap: C$1.66 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 94,718,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: C$17.19
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: C$14.76
  • 52 Week Range: C$8.88 - C$18.20
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 7.69
  • P/E Growth: 0.41
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: C$4 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.42
  • Book Value: C$12.27 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.43
  • Dividend Yield: 0.9%
  • EBIDTA: C$359 million
  • Net Margins: 16.20%
  • Return on Equity: 60.18%
  • Return on Assets: 16.58%
  • Average Volume: 309,730 shs.
  • Short Ratio: 2.21

Frequently Asked Questions for Cascades (TSE:CAS)

What is Cascades' stock symbol?

Cascades trades on the Tornton Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "CAS."

How often does Cascades pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Cascades?

Cascades announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 18th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, June 1st will be given a dividend of 0.04 per share on Thursday, June 1st. This represents a $0.16 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.91%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 18th. View Cascades' Dividend History.

Where is Cascades' stock going? Where will Cascades' stock price be in 2017?

6 analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Cascades' shares. Their predictions range from C$15.00 to C$19.00. On average, they expect Cascades' share price to reach C$16.63 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Cascades.

Who are some of Cascades' key competitors?

Who are Cascades' key executives?

Cascades' management team includes the folowing people:

  • Alain Lemaire, Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Mario Plourde, President, Chief Executive Officer, Non-Independent Director
  • Allan Hogg, Chief Financial Officer, Vice President
  • Jean Jobin, President and Chief Operating Officer of Tissue Group
  • Luc Langevin, President and Chief Operating Officer - Specialty Products Group
  • Charles Malo, President and Chief Operating Officer, Containerboard Group (Norampac)
  • Maryse Fernet, Chief Human Resource Officer
  • Suzanne Blanchet, Senior Vice President - Corporate Development
  • Dominic Dore, Chief Information Officer
  • Pascal Aguettaz, Vice-President, Corporate Services

How do I buy Cascades stock?

Shares of Cascades and other Canadian stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX). Brokers that permit trading on the TSX include Fidelity, Interactive Brokers, PennTrade and Charles Schwab.

What is Cascades' stock price today?

One share of Cascades stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$17.55.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Cascades (TSE CAS)
Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  169 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  134 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  303
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Cascades and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Cascades (TSE:CAS) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: C$16.63

Analysts' Ratings History for Cascades (TSE:CAS)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/4/2017Ci CapitalBoost Price TargetC$17.00 -> C$19.00View Rating Details
5/11/2017TD SecuritiesDowngradeBuy -> HoldC$18.00View Rating Details
5/11/2017National Bank FinancialUpgradeSector Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details
5/11/2017ScotiabankDowngradeOutperform -> Sector PerformC$17.00View Rating Details
4/19/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaDowngradeOutperform -> Sector PerformC$15.00 -> C$16.00View Rating Details
3/7/2017CIBCBoost Price TargetC$15.00 -> C$17.00View Rating Details
9/26/2016DesjardinsUpgradeHold -> BuyC$15.00View Rating Details
9/19/2016Dundee SecuritiesBoost Price TargetC$13.00 -> C$15.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 7/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Cascades (TSE:CAS)
Earnings by Quarter for Cascades (TSE:CAS)
Earnings History by Quarter for Cascades (TSE CAS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/12/2014$0.13$0.08$985.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2014$0.05$0.01$994.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Cascades (TSE:CAS)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.26
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172$0.07$0.19$0.13
Q2 20172$0.34$0.35$0.35
Q3 20171$0.53$0.53$0.53
Q4 20172$0.25$0.26$0.26
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History by Quarter for Cascades (TSE CAS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Cascades (TSE:CAS)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Cascades (TSE:CAS)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Cascades (TSE:CAS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/6/2016Laurent LemaireInsiderBuy5,200C$11.20C$58,240.00
9/7/2016Bernard LemaireInsiderSell1,100C$11.76C$12,936.00
3/21/2016Laurent LemaireDirectorBuy400C$8.67C$3,468.00
3/16/2016Laurence G SellynDirectorBuy5,000C$8.61C$43,050.00
3/15/2016�Lise PelletierDirectorBuy500C$8.16C$4,080.00
12/22/2015Jean JobinDirectorSell58,103C$12.55C$729,192.65
12/21/2015Léon MarineauInsiderSell7,957C$12.45C$99,064.65
12/16/2015Laurent LemaireDirectorBuy910C$12.30C$11,193.00
12/14/2015Laurent LemaireDirectorBuy335C$11.70C$3,919.50
12/7/2015Bernard LemaireInsiderSell2,500C$11.65C$29,125.00
12/4/2015Bernard LemaireInsiderSell1,000C$11.85C$11,850.00
12/3/2015Bernard LemaireInsiderSell5,200C$11.63C$60,476.00
11/24/2015Marc-Andrã© D�PinDirectorSell25,000C$11.50C$287,500.00
11/20/2015Bernard LemaireInsiderSell1,000,000C$9.75C$9,750,000.00
9/14/2015Laurent LemaireDirectorBuy5,500C$8.67C$47,685.00
6/16/2015Laurent LemaireDirectorBuy3,590C$7.67C$27,536.02
6/3/2015Charles MaloDirectorSell37,600C$7.85C$295,160.00
5/26/2015Luc LangevinInsiderSell15,000C$7.51C$112,650.00
5/21/2015Bernard LemaireInsiderSell2,900C$7.55C$21,895.00
5/19/2015Sylvie LemaireDirectorSell50,000C$7.50C$375,000.00
5/15/2015Laurent LemaireDirectorBuy2,300C$7.29C$16,767.00
3/24/2015Bernard LemaireDirectorSell15,000C$7.16C$107,400.00
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Cascades (TSE:CAS)
Latest Headlines for Cascades (TSE:CAS)
DateHeadline logoCascades to Release Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results on August 10, 2017 - July 19 at 6:06 PM logoCannabis Strategic Ventures, Formerly Cascade Energy, Closes Financings Totaling Over $700,000 - July 18 at 6:24 PM logoCascades Inaugurates New State-of-the-Art Tissue Converting Plant on the West Coast - July 18 at 6:24 PM logoMedia Advisory - Official Opening of Oregon Converting, Cascades' New State-of-the-Art Tissue Converting Plant - July 17 at 5:17 PM logoIs it Time to Sell Linamar Corporation and Cascades Inc.? - July 14 at 6:52 PM logoCascade Energy, Inc. to Become Cannabis Strategic Ventures - July 13 at 3:30 PM logoBoecore Inc. Lands the Air Force's Shared Early Warning System Contract - July 12 at 5:32 PM logoAmazon takes aim at Best Buy with technology house calls in Portland, elsewhere - July 12 at 5:32 PM logoCascades Flexible Packaging receives prestigious IFS PACsecure certification - July 11 at 5:57 PM logoNew Look, Cascades at 52-Week Highs - July 4 at 9:29 PM logoAttorney comments on IP's $354M settlement - July 3 at 4:58 PM logoCascades Inc (TSE:CAS) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages - July 3 at 10:59 AM logoMassive Vinik-Cascade project will challenge Tampa’s construction labor market – and that's a good thing - June 28 at 4:54 PM logoShould Investors Consider Cascades Inc.? - The Motley Fool Canada - June 23 at 9:48 PM logoSeattle Genetics (SGEN) Reports Discontinuation of Phase 3 CASCADE Trial of Vadastuximab Talirine (SGN-CD33A) in Frontline Acute Myeloid Leukemia - June 19 at 7:34 PM logoCascade Aerospace delivers fifth CL-215T to Government of Saskatchewan - June 15 at 2:53 AM logoCascades added to S&P/TSX Composite Index - MarketWatch - June 14 at 1:44 AM logoCascades added to S&P/TSX Composite Index - June 12 at 5:11 PM logoGlacier Bancorp, Inc. Announces Acquisition of Columbine Capital Corp. in Buena Vista, Colorado - June 6 at 8:29 PM logoCascades Inc (CAS) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Analysts - June 6 at 8:42 AM logoBank of the Cascades shareholders approve merger - May 26 at 3:35 AM logoCascades, Inc. : CAS-CA: Dividend Analysis : May 23rd, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : May 18, 2017 - May 18 at 4:07 PM logoFY2017 Earnings Forecast for Cascades Inc (CAS) Issued By National Bank Financial - May 15 at 8:34 AM logoResearch Analysts Set Expectations for Cascades Inc's Q2 2017 Earnings (CAS) - May 15 at 7:20 AM logoCascades Inc (CAS) Stock Rating Lowered by Scotiabank - May 13 at 9:30 PM logoCascades Inc (CAS) Lifted to Outperform at National Bank Financial - May 13 at 9:30 PM logoCascades Inc (CAS) Downgraded to Hold at TD Securities - May 13 at 9:30 PM logoCascades Inc (CAS) Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.04 - May 13 at 11:02 AM logoQ3 2017 EPS Estimates for Cascades Inc Increased by Desjardins (CAS) - May 12 at 11:00 AM logoCascades Inc (CAS) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages - May 12 at 8:48 AM logoCascades reports on shareholders' voting results for the election of directors - May 11 at 4:45 PM logoEdited Transcript of CAS.TO earnings conference call or presentation 10-May-17 5:30pm GMT - May 11 at 2:22 AM logoBRIEF-Cascades reports Q1 earnings per share C$1.70 - May 10 at 4:21 PM logoCascades Inc. 2017 Q1 - Results - Earnings Call Slides - May 10 at 4:21 PM logoCascades Announces First Quarter 2017 Results - PR Newswire (press release) - May 10 at 8:33 AM logoCascades Announces First Quarter 2017 Results - May 10 at 8:33 AM logo/R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Cascades' Annual General Meeting of Shareholders "Transforming Material. Creating Value."/ - May 10 at 8:33 AM logoCascades Inc to Post Q1 2017 Earnings of $0.07 Per Share, National Bank Financial Forecasts (CAS) - May 4 at 10:56 AM logoFY2018 EPS Estimates for Cascades Inc Decreased by Analyst (CAS) - May 3 at 5:12 PM logoCascades® EVOK® expands into the US - May 3 at 8:13 AM logoThe Quantum cascade lasers market will grow at a CAGR of 3.9% by 2022 - May 2 at 7:59 PM logoMedia Advisory - Cascades' Annual General Meeting of Shareholders "Transforming Material. Creating Value." - Yahoo Finance - April 27 at 4:35 PM logoCascade Bancorp Reports First Quarter 2017 Earnings Per Share Of $0.09 With Strong Loan Growth And An … - April 26 at 2:59 PM logoFirst Interstate BancSystem, Inc. Reports First Quarter Earnings; Announces Regulatory Approval and Accelerated Closing Date for Acquisition - April 26 at 2:59 PM logoCascade Bancorp Inc. Q1 Profit Advances 258% - April 26 at 2:59 PM logoMedia Advisory - Cascades' Annual General Meeting of Shareholders "Transforming Material. Creating Value." - April 26 at 2:59 PM logoRoyal Bank of Canada Downgrades Cascades Inc (CAS) to Sector Perform - April 25 at 7:01 AM logoCascades Pro™ launches new family of interfold napkin dispensers - April 24 at 4:05 PM logoBRIEF-Cascades and Tricentris announce major partnership - April 19 at 11:10 PM logoCascades and Tricentris announce a major partnership - April 19 at 1:02 PM



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