Our roundup of Canadian small-caps of between $100-million and $2.5-billion in market capitalization making information and on the transfer in the present day.
Pet Valu Holdings Ltd. (PET-T) reported same-store gross sales development got here in at 16.7 per cent for its fourth quarter ended Jan. 1 and elevated its dividend.
Income was $223.1-million, up 9.7 per cent, in comparison with $203.4-million within the fourth quarter final 12 months and forward of expectations of $213.8-million. The comparative quarter consists of $15.4-million of income from a 14th week, the corporate stated. “The rise in income was pushed by development in retail gross sales, in addition to franchise and different revenues,” it acknowledged.
Internet earnings was $26.7-million, up from $13.8 million within the prior 12 months. Adjusted internet earnings elevated to $29.3-million or 41 cents per share from $17.3-million or 31 cents a 12 months earlier. The expectation was for adjusted EPS of 37 cents per share.
The corporate elevated its quarterly dividend to six cents per share up from a penny per share, which was initiated late final 12 months.
In its outlook, the corporate stated it expects income between $845-million and $870-million, supported by same-store gross sales development between 6 per cent and 9 per cent and 30 to 45 new retailer openings.
Crew Vitality Inc. (CR-T) reported gross sales of $103.2-million up from $42.6-million a 12 months earlier.
Internet earnings of $50.9-million or 31 cents per share in comparison with $34.7-million or 22 cents a 12 months earlier.
Adjusted funds move was $46.8-million or 29 cents versus $15.6-million or 10 cents a 12 months earlier. The expectation was for adjusted FFO of 26 cents within the newest quarter.
Stella-Jones Inc. (SJ-T) elevated its quarterly dividend and reported fourth-quarter earnings that beat Avenue expectations.
The corporate reported gross sales of $545-million, up from gross sales of $533-million for a similar interval in 2020 and forward of expectations of $497.6-million.
Internet earnings was $22-million or 34 cents per share, in comparison with internet earnings of $34-million or 52 cents per share a 12 months earlier. The expectation was for earnings of 31 cents within the newest quarter.
The corporate additionally declared a dividend of 20 cents per share, a rise of 11 per cent over the earlier quarterly dividend.
Reliq Well being Applied sciences Inc. (RHT-X) introduced that it has signed new contracts in Nevada with a main care group that features six clinics, and with a maxillofacial surgical procedure observe.
American Resort Earnings Properties REIT LP (HOT-UN-T) reported income of US$62.6-million in its fourth quarter, which was in keeping with expectations and in comparison with US$39.4-million a 12 months earlier.
Its internet loss for the quarter was US$14.1-million, in comparison with a lack of US$20.9-million for a similar interval in 2020.
Funds from operations elevated to US$6-million or 7 cents per unit from US$5.2-million or 7 cents a 12 months earlier.
Canada Nickel Firm Inc. (CNC-X) introduced a $25-million bought-deal financing. The corporate stated it has an settlement for the financing with Crimson Cloud Securities Inc. to behave as lead underwriter and sole bookrunner on behalf of a syndicate of underwriters that features Clarksons Platou Securities AS.
“This financing gives us the flexibleness to stay well-funded with a broader base of institutional shareholders to assist the corporate as we proceed to aggressively advance the Crawford Nickel Sulphide Challenge,” acknowledged CEO Mark Selby.
Ascend Wellness Holdings, Inc. (AWH-CN) reported fourth-quarter income elevated to US$88.5-million from US$54.3-million a 12 months earlier.
Its internet lack of US$16.5-million or 10 cents per share in comparison with a internet lack of US$7.5-million or 7 cents a 12 months earlier.
Chook Development Inc. (BDT-T) reported building income of $597.8-million within the fourth quarter in comparison with $555-million a 12 months in the past. The expectation was for income of $639.7-million, in response to S&P Capital IQ.
Internet earnings of $9.9-million or 18 cents per share in comparison with $20.5-million or 39 cents a 12 months earlier. Adjusted EPS was 24 cents, forward of expectations of 23 cents and in comparison with 41 cents a 12 months earlier.
Richards Packaging Earnings Fund (RPI.UN-T) introduced a particular money distribution of 69 cents per unit for the unitholders and exchangeable shareholders of document on the shut of enterprise on March 16, payable on March 18.
Minto House Actual Property Funding Belief (MI.UN-T) reported income of $32.4-million, a rise of 4.8 per cent from a 12 months earlier and forward of expectations of $31.4-million.
Funds from operations elevated by 10 per cent to $13.2-million in comparison with $12-million a 12 months earlier. Adjusted FFO got here in at $11.7-million or 19 cents, head of expectations of 17 cents and in comparison with $10.5-million or 18 cents a 12 months earlier.
Internet earnings was $24.9-million up from $23-million a 12 months earlier.
AirBoss of America Corp. (BOS-T) reported fourth-quarter gross sales elevated 88 per cent to US$249.1-million versus US$132.2-million a 12 months in the past. The expectation was for income of US$254.8-million, in response to S&P Capital IQ.
Revenue of US$15.2-million or 53 US cents per share in comparison with a revenue of US$15.9-million or 59 US cents a 12 months earlier. Adjusted EPS got here in at 55 US cents per share versus 59 US cents a 12 months earlier. The expectation was for adjusted EPS of 44 US cents per share in the newest quarter.
Titanium Transportation Group Inc. (TTR-X) reported fourth-quarter income of $111.3-million, a rise of 69 per cent versus $65.9-million a 12 months and forward of expectations of $104.4-million.
Internet earnings of $1.4-million or 4 cents per share in comparison with internet earnings of $2.1-million or 6 cents a 12 months earlier.
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