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Founders Advantage Capital

DB:B6M2
Snowflake Description

Moderate growth potential with mediocre balance sheet.

The Snowflake is generated from 30 checks in 5 different areas, read more below.
B6M2
DB
CA$31M
Market Cap
  1. Home
  2. DE
  3. Diversified Financials
Company description

Founders Advantage Capital Corp. operates as an investment issuer. The last earnings update was 133 days ago. More info.


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  • Founders Advantage Capital is a fund or ETF! Currently our data availability for these is poor, we only recommend using them as part of a portfolio.
  • Founders Advantage Capital has significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
B6M2 Share Price and Events
7 Day Returns
42.9%
DB:B6M2
3%
DE Capital Markets
2.2%
DE Market
1 Year Returns
-29.8%
DB:B6M2
-6.9%
DE Capital Markets
-17.2%
DE Market
B6M2 Shareholder Return
  7 Day 30 Day 90 Day 1 Year 3 Year 5 Year
Founders Advantage Capital (B6M2) 42.9% -50% -43.8% -29.8% -76.8% -75.8%
DE Capital Markets 3% -17.7% -13.1% -6.9% -24.7% -54.9%
DE Market 2.2% -15.7% -24% -17.2% -23.3% -27.8%
1 Year Return vs Industry and Market
  • B6M2 underperformed the Capital Markets industry which returned -6.9% over the past year.
  • B6M2 underperformed the Market in Germany which returned -17.2% over the past year.
Price Volatility
B6M2
Industry
5yr Volatility vs Market

Value

 Is Founders Advantage Capital undervalued based on future cash flows and its price relative to the stock market?

Value is all about what a company is worth versus what price it is available for. If you went into a grocery store and all the bananas were on sale at half price, they could be considered undervalued.
INTRINSIC VALUE BASED ON FUTURE CASH FLOWS
  • It is not possible to calculate the future cash flow value for Founders Advantage Capital. This is due to cash flow or dividend data being unavailable. The share price is €0.5.
PRICE RELATIVE TO MARKET
We can also value a company based on what the stock market is willing to pay for it. This is similar to the price of fruit (e.g. Mangoes or Avocados) increasing when they are out of season, or how much your home is worth.

The amount the stock market is willing to pay for Founders Advantage Capital's earnings, growth and assets is considered below, and whether this is a fair price.
Price based on past earnings
Are Founders Advantage Capital's earnings available for a low price, and how does this compare to other companies in the same industry?
Raw Data
DB:B6M2 PE (Price to Earnings) Ratio Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Earnings Per Share * Company Filings (2019-09-30) in CAD CA$-0.21
TSXV:FCF Share Price ** TSXV (2020-04-01) in CAD CA$0.8
Germany Capital Markets Industry PE Ratio Median Figure of 16 Publicly-Listed Capital Markets Companies 22.55x
Germany Market PE Ratio Median Figure of 398 Publicly-Listed Companies 16.76x

* Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual GAAP earnings per share excluding extraordinary items.

** Primary Listing of Founders Advantage Capital.

DB:B6M2 PE (Price to Earnings) Ratio Calculation
Calculation Outcome
PE Ratio

= TSXV:FCF Share Price ÷ EPS (both in CAD)

= 0.8 ÷ -0.21

-3.86x

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • Founders Advantage Capital is loss making, we can't compare its value to the DE Capital Markets industry average.
  • Founders Advantage Capital is loss making, we can't compare the value of its earnings to the Germany market.
Price based on expected Growth
Does Founders Advantage Capital's expected growth come at a high price?
Raw Data
DB:B6M2 PEG (Price to Earnings to Growth) Ratio Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
PE Ratio See PE Ratio Section -3.86x
Net Income Annual Growth Rate See Future Growth Section.
Line of Best Fit* through Consensus Estimate Earnings of 2 Analysts
Not available
Germany Capital Markets Industry PEG Ratio Median Figure of 6 Publicly-Listed Capital Markets Companies 1.59x
Germany Market PEG Ratio Median Figure of 254 Publicly-Listed Companies 1.18x

*Line of best fit is calculated by linear regression .

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • Unable to calculate PEG ratio for Founders Advantage Capital, we can't assess if its growth is good value.
Price based on value of assets
What value do investors place on Founders Advantage Capital's assets?
Raw Data
DB:B6M2 PB (Price to Book) Ratio Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Book Value per Share Company Filings (2019-09-30) in CAD CA$1.95
TSXV:FCF Share Price * TSXV (2020-04-01) in CAD CA$0.8
Germany Capital Markets Industry PB Ratio Median Figure of 31 Publicly-Listed Capital Markets Companies 1.5x
Germany Market PB Ratio Median Figure of 570 Publicly-Listed Companies 1.44x
DB:B6M2 PB (Price to Book) Ratio Calculation
Calculation Outcome
PB Ratio

= TSXV:FCF Share Price ÷ Book Value per Share (both in CAD)

= 0.8 ÷ 1.95

0.41x

* Primary Listing of Founders Advantage Capital.

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • Founders Advantage Capital is good value based on assets compared to the DE Capital Markets industry average.
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Value checks
We assess Founders Advantage Capital's value by looking at:
  1. Is the discounted cash flow value less than 20%, or 40% of the share price? (2 checks) ( Click here or on bar chart for details of DCF calculation. )
  2. Is the PE ratio less than the market average, and/ or less than the Capital Markets industry average (and greater than 0)? (2 checks)
  3. Is the PEG ratio within a reasonable range (0 to 1)? (1 check)
  4. Is the PB ratio less than the Capital Markets industry average (and greater than 0)? (1 check)
  5. Founders Advantage Capital has a total score of 1/6, see the detailed checks below.

    Note: We use GAAP Earnings per Share in all our calculations including PE and PEG Ratio.

    Full details on the Value part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

Future Performance

 How is Founders Advantage Capital expected to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 2 analysts?

The future performance of a company is measured in the same way as past performance, by looking at estimated growth and how much profit it is expected to make.

Future estimates come from professional analysts. Just like forecasting the weather, they don’t always get it right!
Annual Growth Rate
107%
Expected annual growth in earnings per share.
Earnings growth vs Low Risk Savings
Is Founders Advantage Capital expected to grow at an attractive rate?
  • Founders Advantage Capital's earnings growth is expected to exceed the low risk savings rate of -0.4%.
Growth vs Market Checks
  • Founders Advantage Capital's earnings growth is expected to exceed the Germany market average.
  • Founders Advantage Capital's revenues are expected to decrease over the next 1-3 years, this is below the Germany market average.
Annual Growth Rates Comparison
Raw Data
DB:B6M2 Future Growth Rates Data Sources
Data Point Source Value (per year)
DB:B6M2 Future Earnings per Share Growth Rate Line of Best Fit* through Consensus Estimate Revenue of 2 Analysts 107%
DB:B6M2 Future Revenue Growth Rate Line of Best Fit* through Consensus Estimate Revenue of 2 Analysts -9.8%
Germany Capital Markets Industry Earnings Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 39.4%
Germany Capital Markets Industry Revenue Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 0.8%
Germany Market Earnings Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 14.5%
Germany Market Revenue Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 4.1%

*Line of best fit is calculated by linear regression .

Industry and Market average data is calculated daily.

Learn more about our growth rate calculations in Simply Wall St’s analysis model.

Analysts growth expectations
Raw Data
DB:B6M2 Analysts Growth Expectations Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Past Financials Company Filings (6 months ago) See Below
Future Estimates Average of up to 2 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See Below
All numbers in CAD Millions and using Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual period rather than quarterly.
DB:B6M2 Future Estimates Data
Date (Data in CAD Millions) Revenue Cash Flow Net Income * Avg. No. Analysts
2021-12-31 113 1
2020-12-31 96 20 2
2020-04-02
2019-12-31 116 22 2
DB:B6M2 Past Financials Data
Date (Data in CAD Millions) Revenue Cash Flow Net Income *
2019-09-30 142 23 -8
2019-06-30 139 21 -15
2019-03-31 136 20 -20
2018-12-31 134 15 -21
2018-09-30 87 15 -20
2018-06-30 88 10 -9
2018-03-31 99 6 -7
2017-12-31 83 9 -6
2017-09-30 60 7 -1
2017-06-30 49 7 -5
2017-03-31 32 2 -5
2016-12-31 18 -3 -8

*GAAP earnings excluding extraordinary items.

Super high growth metrics
High Growth Checks
  • Founders Advantage Capital's earnings are expected to grow significantly at over 20% yearly.
  • Founders Advantage Capital's revenue is expected to decrease over the next 1-3 years, this is not considered high growth.
Past and Future Earnings per Share
The accuracy of the analysts who estimate the future performance data can be gauged below. We look back 3 years and see if they were any good at predicting what actually occurred. We also show the highest and lowest estimates looking forward to see if there is a wide range.
Raw Data
DB:B6M2 Past and Future Earnings per Share
Data Point Source Value
Past Financials Company Filings (6 months ago) See Below
Future Estimates Average of up to 2 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See Below

All data from Founders Advantage Capital Company Filings, last reported 6 months ago, and in Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual period rather than quarterly.

DB:B6M2 Future Estimates Data
Date (Data in CAD Millions) EPS * EPS High Estimate EPS Low Estimate Avg. No. Analysts
2021-12-31 0.09 0.09 0.09 1.00
2020-12-31 0.06 0.06 0.06 1.00
2020-04-02
2019-12-31 -0.17 -0.17 -0.17 1.00
DB:B6M2 Past Financials Data
Date (Data in CAD Millions) EPS *
2019-09-30 -0.21
2019-06-30 -0.39
2019-03-31 -0.53
2018-12-31 -0.55
2018-09-30 -0.52
2018-06-30 -0.23
2018-03-31 -0.18
2017-12-31 -0.17
2017-09-30 -0.03
2017-06-30 -0.15
2017-03-31 -0.18
2016-12-31 -0.34

*GAAP earnings excluding extraordinary items.

Performance in 3 years
In the same way as past performance we look at the future estimated return (profit) compared to the available funds. We do this looking forward 3 years.
  • Unable to establish if Founders Advantage Capital will efficiently use shareholders’ funds in the future without estimates of Return on Equity.
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Future performance checks
We assess Founders Advantage Capital's future performance by looking at:
  1. Is the annual earnings growth rate expected to beat the low risk savings rate, plus a premium to keep pace with inflation?
  2. Is the annual earnings growth rate expected to beat the average growth rate in earnings of the Germany market? (1 check)
  3. Is the annual revenue growth rate expected to beat the average growth rate in revenue of the Germany market? (1 check)
  4. Is the annual earnings growth rate expected to be above 20%? (1 check)
  5. Is the annual revenue growth rate expected to be above 20%? (1 check)
  6. Is the Return on Equity in 3 years expected to be over 20%? (1 check)
Some of the above checks will fail if the company is expected to be loss making in the relevant year.
Founders Advantage Capital has a total score of 3/6, see the detailed checks below.

Note 1: We use GAAP Net Income Excluding Exceptional Items for our Earnings in all our calculations.

Full details on the Future part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

Past Performance

  How has Founders Advantage Capital performed over the past 5 years?

The past performance of a company can be measured by how much growth it has experienced and how much profit it makes relative to the funds and assets it has available.
Past earnings growth
Below we compare Founders Advantage Capital's growth in the last year to its industry (Capital Markets).
Past Earnings growth analysis
We also check if the company has grown in the past 5 years, and whether it has maintained that growth in the year.
  • Founders Advantage Capital does not make a profit and their year on year earnings growth rate was negative over the past 5 years.
  • Unable to compare Founders Advantage Capital's 1-year earnings growth to the 5-year average as it is not currently profitable.
  • Unable to compare Founders Advantage Capital's 1-year growth to the DE Capital Markets industry average as it is not currently profitable.
Earnings and Revenue History
Founders Advantage Capital's revenue and profit over the past 5 years is shown below, any years where they have experienced a loss will show up in red.
Raw Data

All data from Founders Advantage Capital Company Filings, last reported 6 months ago, and in Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual period rather than quarterly.

DB:B6M2 Past Revenue, Cash Flow and Net Income Data
Date (Data in CAD Millions) Revenue Net Income * G+A Expenses R&D Expenses
2019-09-30 141.77 -7.91 60.23
2019-06-30 139.35 -14.92 60.57
2019-03-31 136.40 -20.24 60.99
2018-12-31 133.54 -21.06 60.68
2018-09-30 87.15 -19.89 45.80
2018-06-30 88.08 -8.66 47.56
2018-03-31 99.35 -6.87 51.88
2017-12-31 82.91 -6.21 49.29
2017-09-30 59.64 -1.08 36.84
2017-06-30 48.53 -5.06 32.25
2017-03-31 32.04 -5.44 24.33
2016-12-31 18.35 -7.84 14.92
2016-09-30 13.66 -7.38 11.75
2016-06-30 3.21 -4.69 5.98
2016-03-31 0.17 -6.19 4.35
2015-12-31 0.19 35.21 3.16
2015-09-30 35.71 3.22
2015-06-30 0.03 35.23 1.46
2015-03-31 0.12 18.24 1.69
2014-12-31 0.09 -19.61 0.90
2014-09-30 0.10 -19.58 0.90
2014-06-30 0.07 -19.65 1.98
2014-03-31 0.06 -2.34 1.26
2013-12-31 0.04 -2.68 1.65
2013-09-30 0.03 -2.87 2.09
2013-06-30 0.05 -2.70 2.46

*GAAP earnings excluding extraordinary items.

Performance last year
We want to ensure a company is making the most of what it has available. This is done by comparing the return (profit) to a company's available funds, assets and capital.
  • It is difficult to establish if Founders Advantage Capital has efficiently used shareholders’ funds last year (Return on Equity greater than 20%) as it is loss-making.
  • Founders Advantage Capital used its assets more efficiently than the DE Capital Markets industry average last year based on Return on Assets.
  • It is difficult to establish if Founders Advantage Capital improved its use of capital last year versus 3 years ago (Return on Capital Employed) as it is currently loss-making.
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Past performance checks
We assess Founders Advantage Capital's performance over the past 5 years by checking for:
  1. Has earnings increased in past 5 years? (1 check)
  2. Has the earnings growth in the last year exceeded that of the Capital Markets industry? (1 check)
  3. Is the recent earnings growth over the last year higher than the average annual growth over the past 5 years? (1 check)
  4. Is the Return on Equity (ROE) higher than 20%? (1 check)
  5. Is the Return on Assets (ROA) above industry average? (1 check)
  6. Has the Return on Capital Employed (ROCE) increased from 3 years ago? (1 check)
The above checks will fail if the company has reported a loss in the most recent earnings report. Some checks require at least 3 or 5 years worth of data.
Founders Advantage Capital has a total score of 1/6, see the detailed checks below.

Note: We use GAAP Net Income excluding extraordinary items in all our calculations.

Full details on the Past part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

Health

 How is Founders Advantage Capital's financial health and their level of debt?

A company's financial position is much like your own financial position, it includes everything you own (assets) and owe (liabilities).

The boxes below represent the relative size of what makes up Founders Advantage Capital's finances.

The net worth of a company is the difference between its assets and liabilities.
Net Worth
  • Founders Advantage Capital's short term (1 year) commitments are greater than its holdings of cash and other short term assets.
  • Founders Advantage Capital's long term commitments exceed its cash and other short term assets.
Balance sheet
This treemap shows a more detailed breakdown of Founders Advantage Capital's finances. If any of them are yellow this indicates they may be out of proportion and red means they relate to one of the checks below.
Assets
Liabilities and shares
The 'shares' portion represents any funds contributed by the owners (shareholders) and any profits.
  • High level of physical assets or inventory.
  • Debt is not covered by short term assets, assets are 0.4x debt.
Historical Debt
Nearly all companies have debt. Debt in itself isn’t bad, however if the debt is too high, or the company can’t afford to pay the interest on its debts this may have impacts in the future.

The graphic below shows equity (available funds) and debt, we ideally want to see the red area (debt) decreasing.

If there is any debt we look at the companies capability to repay it, and whether the level has increased over the past 5 years.
Raw Data

All data from Founders Advantage Capital Company Filings, last reported 6 months ago.

DB:B6M2 Past Debt and Equity Data
Date (Data in CAD Millions) Total Equity Total Debt Cash & Short Term Investments
2019-09-30 159.74 60.50 5.31
2019-06-30 178.42 82.90 4.96
2019-03-31 185.44 85.19 5.46
2018-12-31 186.44 87.10 5.49
2018-09-30 195.86 80.75 6.26
2018-06-30 208.44 82.63 7.07
2018-03-31 210.52 81.87 6.03
2017-12-31 213.75 78.47 10.32
2017-09-30 187.49 63.85 29.25
2017-06-30 185.97 68.12 33.80
2017-03-31 184.22 45.81 9.14
2016-12-31 183.44 32.46 7.82
2016-09-30 168.93 28.98 35.79
2016-06-30 134.75 31.47 7.38
2016-03-31 21.47 0.00 17.44
2015-12-31 23.01 0.00 9.00
2015-09-30 27.44 0.00 12.11
2015-06-30 51.87 0.00 35.57
2015-03-31 44.65 0.00 44.05
2014-12-31 7.24 0.00 7.18
2014-09-30 7.87 0.00 7.73
2014-06-30 8.58 0.00 8.23
2014-03-31 26.49 0.00 8.75
2013-12-31 26.85 0.00 9.22
2013-09-30 27.44 0.00 9.80
2013-06-30 28.13 0.00 10.48
  • Founders Advantage Capital's level of debt (37.9%) compared to net worth is satisfactory (less than 40%).
  • Unable to establish if Founders Advantage Capital's debt level has increased without past 5-year debt data.
CASH RUNWAY ANALYSIS

For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.

  • Whilst loss making Founders Advantage Capital has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if it maintains the current positive free cash flow level.
  • Whilst loss making Founders Advantage Capital has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years, even with free cash flow being positive and shrinking by -7.5% per year.
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Financial health checks
We assess Founders Advantage Capital's financial health by checking for:
  1. Are short term assets greater than short term liabilities? (1 check)
  2. Are short term assets greater than long term liabilities? (1 check)
  3. Has the debt to equity ratio increased in the past 5 years? (1 check)
  4. Is the debt to equity ratio over 40%? (1 check)
  5. Is the debt covered by operating cash flow? (1 check)
  6. Are earnings greater than 5x the interest on debt (if company pays interest at all)? (1 check)
  7. Founders Advantage Capital has a total score of 3/6, see the detailed checks below.
For companies that are loss making and have been so on average in the past we replace the last 2 checks with:
  1. Does cash and short term investments cover stable operating expenses (recurring G&A and R&D) for more than 3 years? (1 check)
  2. Does cash and short term investments cover growing operating expenses (recurring G&A and R&D) for more than 3 years? (1 check)


Full details on the Health part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

Dividends

 What is Founders Advantage Capital's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividends are regular cash payments to you from the company, similar to a bank paying you interest on a savings account.
Annual Dividend Income
Dividend payments
0%
Current annual income from Founders Advantage Capital dividends.
If you bought €2,000 of Founders Advantage Capital shares you are expected to receive €0 in your first year as a dividend.
Dividend Amount
Here we look how much dividend is being paid, if any. Is it above what you can get in a savings account? It is up there with the best dividend paying companies?
  • Unable to evaluate Founders Advantage Capital's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers as the company has not reported any payouts.
  • Unable to evaluate Founders Advantage Capital's dividend against the top 25% market benchmark as the company has not reported any payouts.
Annualized Historical and Future Dividends
It is important to see if the dividend for a company is stable, and not wildly increasing/decreasing each year. This graph shows you the historical rate to count toward your assessment of the stock.

We also check to see if the dividend has increased in the past 10 years.
Raw Data
DB:B6M2 Annualized Past and Future Dividends
Data Point Source Value
Past Annualized Dividend Yield S&P Global Market Data See Below
Past Dividends per Share Company Filings/ Annualized Dividend Payments See Below
Future Dividends per Share Estimates Average of up to 2 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See Below
Germany Capital Markets Industry Average Dividend Yield Market Cap Weighted Average of 14 Stocks 3.2%
Germany Market Average Dividend Yield Market Cap Weighted Average of 322 Stocks 3.8%
Germany Minimum Threshold Dividend Yield 10th Percentile 0.9%
Germany Bottom 25% Dividend Yield 25th Percentile 1.6%
Germany Top 25% Dividend Yield 75th Percentile 4.9%

Industry and Market average data is calculated daily.

Note all dividend per share amounts are annualized and not quarterly or other period.

DB:B6M2 Future Dividends Estimate Data
Date (Data in CA$) Dividend per Share (annual) Avg. No. Analysts
2021-12-31
2020-12-31
2020-04-02
2019-12-31
DB:B6M2 Past Annualized Dividends Data
Date (Data in CA$) Dividend per share (annual) Avg. Yield (%)
2019-11-21 0.000 0.000
2019-08-26 0.000 0.000
2019-03-12 0.000 0.000
2018-12-14 0.050 4.015
2018-09-14 0.050 3.509
2018-06-15 0.050 2.820
2018-03-15 0.050 2.350
2017-12-15 0.050 2.305
2017-09-15 0.050 2.157
2017-06-15 0.050 1.970
2016-11-04 0.050 1.470

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • Unable to perform a dividend volatility check as Founders Advantage Capital has not reported any payouts.
  • Unable to verify if Founders Advantage Capital's dividend has been increasing as the company has not reported any payouts.
Current Payout to shareholders
What portion of Founders Advantage Capital's earnings are paid to the shareholders as a dividend.
  • Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as Founders Advantage Capital has not reported any payouts.
Future Payout to shareholders
  • Insufficient estimate data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be sustainable.
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Income/ dividend checks
We assess Founders Advantage Capital's dividend by checking for:
  1. Firstly is the company paying a notable dividend (greater than 0.9%) - if not then the rest of the checks are ignored.
  2. Is current dividend yield above the bottom 25% of dividend payers? (1 check)
  3. Is current dividend yield above the top 25% of dividend payers? (1 check)
  4. Have they paid a dividend for 10 years, and during this period has the dividend been volatile (drop of more than 25%)? (1 check)
  5. If they have paid a dividend for 10 years has it increased in this time? (1 check)
  6. How sustainable is the dividend, can Founders Advantage Capital afford to pay it from its earnings today and in 3 years (Payout ratio less than 90%)? (2 checks)
  7. Founders Advantage Capital has a total score of 0/6, see the detailed checks below.


Full details on the Dividends part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

Management

 What is the CEO of Founders Advantage Capital's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

Management is one of the most important areas of a company. We look at unreasonable CEO compensation, how long the team and board of directors have been around for and insider trading.
CEO
James Geral Bell
COMPENSATION CA$238,500
AGE 44
TENURE AS CEO 1.3 years
CEO Bio

Mr. James Geral M. Bell, LLB has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of Founders Advantage Capital Corp. since January 30, 2019. He served as Chief Operating Officer of Founders Advantage Capital Corp. from November 2016 to January 30, 2019 and served as its General Counsel and Corporate Secretary from April 25, 2016 to January 30, 2019 and also served as Interim Chief Financial Officer effective October 01, 2018 until January 30, 2019. Mr. Bell served as General Counsel of Olympia Financial Group Inc. since February 2010 for last six years and Corporate Secretary since December 12, 2013. Mr. Bell served as General Counsel at Olympia Trust Company. He practiced securities and corporate commercial law was a partner at an international law firm until December 31, 2009. He served as a Secretary at OFEI and CanShop. He was a Partner of Davis LLP until December 31, 2009. Mr. Bell has been Non-Independent Director of Founders Advantage Capital Corp (formerly known as Brilliant Resources Inc) since February 23, 2016. He has been an Independent Director of Paramount Resources Ltd. since November 9, 2011. Mr. Bell is a corporate and securities lawyer. He completed the Canadian Securities Course in January 2014 and the Partners, Directors and Senior Officers course in February 2014. Mr. Bell graduated from the University of Saskatchewan with a Bachelor of Laws degree in 1999.

CEO Compensation
  • James Geral's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year, both up more than 20%.
  • James Geral's remuneration is lower than average for companies of similar size in Germany.
Management Team

James Geral Bell

TITLE
President
COMPENSATION
CA$239K
AGE
44
TENURE
1.3 yrs

Robin Burpee

TITLE
Chief Financial Officer
TENURE
0.9 yrs

Amar Leekha

TITLE
Senior Vice President of Capital Markets
Board of Directors Tenure

Average tenure and age of the Founders Advantage Capital board of directors in years:

3.9
Average Tenure
54
Average Age
  • The tenure for the Founders Advantage Capital board of directors is about average.
Board of Directors

Ron Gratton

TITLE
Chairman
COMPENSATION
CA$228K
AGE
63
TENURE
1.3 yrs

James Geral Bell

TITLE
President
COMPENSATION
CA$239K
AGE
44
TENURE
4.2 yrs

J. R. Ward

TITLE
Independent Director
COMPENSATION
CA$98K
AGE
55
TENURE
4 yrs

Dennis Sykora

TITLE
Independent Director
COMPENSATION
CA$74K
AGE
59
TENURE
2.3 yrs

Peter McRae

TITLE
Independent Director
COMPENSATION
CA$74K
AGE
72
TENURE
5 yrs

Tony Lacavera

TITLE
Independent Director
COMPENSATION
CA$28K
AGE
45
TENURE
4 yrs

Gary Mauris

TITLE
Director
AGE
50
TENURE
3.8 yrs

Chris Kayat

TITLE
Director
AGE
53
TENURE
2.3 yrs
Who owns this company?
Recent Insider Trading
  • More shares have been bought than sold by Founders Advantage Capital individual insiders in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Announced Type Name Entity Role Start End Shares Max Price (€) Value (€)
20. Mar 20 Buy Ronald Gratton Individual 19. Mar 20 19. Mar 20 2,000 €0.58 €1,160
01. Mar 20 Sell Harrington Global Limited Company 26. Feb 20 28. Feb 20 -5,305,529 €1.20 €-6,319,957
03. Mar 20 Buy Belkorp Industries Inc. Company 24. Feb 20 24. Feb 20 7,500,000 €1.21 €9,110,340
28. Feb 20 Buy Chris Kayat Individual 28. Feb 20 28. Feb 20 2,652,765 €1.19 €3,146,638
26. Feb 20 Buy Gary Mauris Individual 26. Feb 20 26. Feb 20 2,652,764 €1.21 €3,208,218
21. Jan 20 Buy Amardeep Leekha Individual 21. Jan 20 21. Jan 20 3,000 €1.01 €3,019
24. Jan 20 Buy J. R. Ward Individual 23. Jan 20 23. Jan 20 199,100 €1.03 €204,305
23. Jan 20 Buy J. R. Ward Individual 22. Jan 20 22. Jan 20 117,000 €1.03 €120,687
17. Jan 20 Buy J. R. Ward Individual 13. Jan 20 13. Jan 20 1,300 €0.98 €1,279
24. Dec 19 Buy Gary Mauris Individual 19. Dec 19 19. Dec 19 350,000 €0.86 €299,622
19. Dec 19 Buy Chris Kayat Individual 16. Dec 19 16. Dec 19 1,500 €0.76 €1,147
16. Dec 19 Buy Chris Kayat Individual 11. Dec 19 13. Dec 19 23,600 €0.76 €18,009
12. Dec 19 Buy Amardeep Leekha Individual 12. Dec 19 12. Dec 19 2,300 €0.76 €1,757
11. Dec 19 Buy Chris Kayat Individual 06. Dec 19 06. Dec 19 58,000 €0.76 €44,331
09. Dec 19 Buy Robin Burpee Individual 06. Dec 19 06. Dec 19 8,900 €0.76 €6,802
06. Dec 19 Buy Gary Mauris Individual 04. Dec 19 04. Dec 19 15,000 €0.75 €11,256
06. Dec 19 Sell Convergent Healthcare Inc. Company 05. Dec 19 05. Dec 19 -29,900 €0.76 €-22,679
06. Dec 19 Sell J. R. Ward Individual 05. Dec 19 05. Dec 19 -644,200 €0.76 €-488,619
04. Dec 19 Buy Gary Mauris Individual 03. Dec 19 04. Dec 19 675,000 €0.76 €515,437
03. Dec 19 Buy Gary Mauris Individual 29. Nov 19 29. Nov 19 5,300 €0.72 €3,800
25. Nov 19 Buy Gary Mauris Individual 21. Nov 19 21. Nov 19 20,000 €0.74 €14,831
16. Sep 19 Buy Ronald Gratton Individual 13. Sep 19 13. Sep 19 3,100 €0.74 €2,279
11. Oct 19 Buy Ronald Gratton Individual 10. Oct 19 10. Oct 19 2,100 €0.74 €1,551
11. Oct 19 Buy James Geral Bell Individual 11. Oct 19 11. Oct 19 2,500 €0.76 €1,889
08. Oct 19 Buy Gary Mauris Individual 08. Oct 19 08. Oct 19 100,750 €0.77 €77,318
08. Oct 19 Buy James Geral Bell Individual 08. Oct 19 08. Oct 19 2,500 €0.77 €1,919
04. Oct 19 Buy James Geral Bell Individual 04. Oct 19 04. Oct 19 4,000 €0.79 €3,145
02. Oct 19 Buy Ronald Gratton Individual 01. Oct 19 01. Oct 19 1,200 €0.75 €896
01. Oct 19 Buy James Geral Bell Individual 01. Oct 19 01. Oct 19 3,000 €0.80 €2,385
18. Sep 19 Buy James Geral Bell Individual 17. Sep 19 18. Sep 19 50,400 €0.82 €40,898
17. Sep 19 Buy Amardeep Leekha Individual 11. Jan 19 17. Sep 19 2,477 €0.89 €1,992
12. Sep 19 Buy Ronald Gratton Individual 12. Sep 19 12. Sep 19 2,000 €0.74 €1,481
30. Apr 19 Buy James Geral Bell Individual 30. Apr 19 30. Apr 19 2,500 €0.74 €1,859
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Management checks
We assess Founders Advantage Capital's management by checking for:
  1. Is the CEO's compensation unreasonable compared to market cap? (1 check)
  2. Has the CEO's compensation increased more than 20% whilst the EPS is down more then 20%? (1 check)
  3. Is the average tenure of the management team less than 2 years? (1 check)
  4. Is the average tenure of the board of directors team less than 3 years? (1 check)
  5. Founders Advantage Capital has a total score of 0/6, this is not included on the snowflake, see the detailed checks below.


Note: We use the top 6 management executives and board members in our calculations.

Note 2: Insider trading include any internal stakeholders and these transactions .

Full details on the Management part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

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Company Info

Description

Founders Advantage Capital Corp. operates as an investment issuer. The firm invests in equity, debt, or other securities of publicly traded companies or middle market privately held entities; and offers financing services in exchange for pre-determined royalties or distributions. It does not invest in commodities, energy, and natural resources. The firm also seeks to acquire all or part of one or more businesses, portfolios, or other assets. It is industry agnostic. The firm typically invests in North American companies including United States and Canada. It seeks to invest between $20 million and $200 million in companies with EBITDA between $4 million and $40 million. The firm pursues majority interest acquisitions of middle-market privately held entities. It prefers to take majority board positions on companies. The firm was formerly known as FCF Capital Inc. and changed its name to Founders Advantage Capital Corp. in May 2016. Founders Advantage Capital Corp. was founded in 1998 and is based in Alberta, Canada with additional office in Ontario, Canada.

Details
Name: Founders Advantage Capital Corp.
B6M2
Exchange: DB
Founded: 1998
CA$19,610,629
38,182,542
Website: http://www.advantagecapital.ca
Address: Founders Advantage Capital Corp.
2207 4th Street SW,
Suite 400,
Calgary,
Alberta, T2S 1X1,
Canada
Listings
Exchange Symbol Ticker Symbol Security Exchange Country Currency Listed on
TSXV FCF Class A Common Shares TSX Venture Exchange CA CAD 17. May 2002
OTCPK BRLG.F Class A Common Shares Pink Sheets LLC US USD 17. May 2002
DB B6M2 Class A Common Shares Deutsche Boerse AG DE EUR 17. May 2002
Number of employees
Current staff
Staff numbers
0
Founders Advantage Capital employees.
Industry
Asset Management and Custody Banks
Diversified Financials
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
Area Date (UTC time)
Company Analysis updated: 2020/04/02 02:07
End of day share price update: 2020/04/01 00:00
Last estimates confirmation: 2020/02/14
Last earnings filing: 2019/11/21
Last earnings reported: 2019/09/30
Last annual earnings reported: 2018/12/31


All dates and times in UTC. All financial data provided by Standard & Poor’s Capital IQ.

Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.