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Stella-Jones Inc. _________________________________________________________________________________ Stella-Jones Inc. Financial Snapshot Operating Performance Fast Facts Headquarters Address 3100 De La Cote-Vertu Blvd., Saint-Laurent, The company reported revenue of US$725 million H4R 2J8,Canada during the fiscal year 2012 (2012). The company's revenue grew at a CAGR of 18.58% during 2008– Telephone + 1 514 9348666 2012, with an annual growth of 12.08% over 2011. In 2012, the company recorded an operating margin of Fax + 1 514 9345327 15.27%, as against 13.74% in 2011. Website www.stella-jones.com Revenue and Margins Ticker Symbol, Stock Exchange SJ, Toronto Stock Exchange Number of Employees 970 Fiscal Year End December Revenue (in US$ million) 725 SWOT Analysis Strengths Weaknesses Return on Equity Diversified business operations Limited financial leverage The company recorded a return on equity (ROE) of 15.59% for 2012, as compared to its peers, Plum Creek Timber Company, Inc. (Ticker: PCL), West Strong liquidity position Overdependence on few customers Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. (Ticker: WFT) and Canfor Corporation (Ticker: CFP), which recorded ROEs of Strong market position 16.60%, 5.83% and 2.89% respectively. The company reported an operating margin of 15.27% in 2012. Strong operating performance Opportunities Threats Return on Equity Recovery in the Canadian construction Increase in labor costs in the US market Strategic acquisitions Stringent regulations Liquidity Position The company reported a current ratio of 5.94 in 2012, as compared to its peers, Plum Creek Timber Company, Inc., West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. and Canfor Corporation, which recorded current ratios of 1.08, 2.14 and 1.32 respectively. As of December 2012, the company recorded cash and short-term investments of worth US$14 million, against US$6 million current debt. The company reported a debt to equity ratio of 0.78 in 2012 as compared to its peers, Plum Creek Timber Company, Inc., West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. and Canfor Corporation, which recorded debt to equity ratios of 2.41, 0.20 and 0.29 respectively. ___________________________________________________________________________________________ Stella-Jones Inc. - SWOT Profile Page 1 Stella-Jones Inc. _________________________________________________________________________________ TABLE OF CONTENTS 1 Business Analysis ..............................................................................
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