PMTS : CPI Card Group Inc Stock Profile

Last Updated: 3/12/2024 0:47:16

CPI Card Group Inc trades with the ticker PMTS on the TSX and is in the Credit Services industry.

CPI Card Group Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the design, production, data personalization, packaging, and fulfillment of financial payment cards. It operates through Debit and Credit, and Prepaid Debit segments. The Debit and Credit segment produces financial payment cards and provides integrated card services to card-issuing banks. Its products include EMV and non-EMV financial payment cards and metal cards, as well as private label credit cards. This segment also provides on-demand services and various integrated card services, including card personalization and fulfillment, and instant issuance services. The Prepaid Debit segment primarily offers integrated card services comprising tamper-evident security packaging services to prepaid debit card providers. It also produces financial payment cards issued on the networks of the payment card brands. CPI Card Group Inc. serves issuers of debit and credit cards, Prepaid Debit Card program managers, community banks, credit unions, group service providers, and card transaction processors in the United States. The company was formerly known as CPI Holdings I, Inc. and changed its name to CPI Card Group Inc. in August 2015. CPI Card Group Inc. was founded in 2007 and is based in Littleton, Colorado.

Looking to invest in CPI Card Group Inc? Our analysis brings in the key facts, competitor research and valuation metrics for you to make an informed decision.

PMTS.TO Stock Price and Key Stats

ETF Key Stats

Exchange: TSX

Market Cap : $398.097MM

PE Ratio: 14.409

Price: 18.53 (Updated: 3/12/2024 0:47:16)

CPI Card Group Inc (PMTS) vs Competitors in Credit Services

Lets see how PMTS.TO stacks up against others in the Credit Services asset management industry. We have identified its main peers as:

Accord Financial Corp, Chesswood Group Limited, Crown Capital Partners Inc, goeasy Ltd


Credit Services Industry Comparisons

Company Market Cap ($MM) P/E Ratio EV/EBITDA Dividend Yield
Accord Financial Corp (ACD) $42.367 N/A 24.498 6.1%
Chesswood Group Limited (CHW) $154.239 17.0 24.786 1.4%
Crown Capital Partners Inc (CRWN) $29.061 N/A 0.0 N/A%
goeasy Ltd (GSY) $2,677.076 11.119 7.367 2.9%
CPI Card Group Inc (PMTS) $398.097 14.409 10.551 0.0%

EV/EBITDA: Enterprise Value to Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation, and Amortization – this ratio compares the value of a company, including debt, to the company’s cash earnings less non-cash expenses
Industry: companies that have a lot in common
Market Cap: Market Capitalization – the total value of all a corporation’s stock
N/A: Not Applicable or Not Available
P/E: Price-to-Earnings – this ratio relates a corporation’s share price to its earnings per share
Price: Stock Price – current value to buyers and sellers
Dividend Yield: Dividend or Distribution Yield  

Comparisons within Credit Services

  • CPI Card Group Inc (PMTS) vs Accord Financial Corp (ACD)
    • PMTS has higher EPS (2.395 vs -1.24). ACD has higher dividend yield (6.1% vs 0.0%). ACD has a P/E under 0, indicating PMTS (P/E 14.409) is in a better position.
  • CPI Card Group Inc (PMTS) vs Chesswood Group Limited (CHW)
    • PMTS has higher EPS (2.395 vs 0.5). CHW has higher dividend yield (1.4% vs 0.0%). CHW has a higher P/E ratio (17.0 vs 14.409) indicating it’s more expensive.
  • CPI Card Group Inc (PMTS) vs Crown Capital Partners Inc (CRWN)
    • PMTS has higher EPS (2.395 vs -1.21). PMTS provides dividends, while CRWN does not. CRWN has a P/E under 0, indicating PMTS (P/E 14.409) is in a better position.
  • CPI Card Group Inc (PMTS) vs goeasy Ltd (GSY)
    • GSY has higher EPS (14.48 vs 2.395). GSY has higher dividend yield (2.9% vs 0.0%). PMTS has a higher P/E ratio (14.409 vs 11.119) indicating it’s more expensive.

Our Recommendation: Hold
Has a lower P/E ratio (14.41) than the industry average (15.70), indicating potential undervaluation. Features a lower EV/EBITDA ratio (10.55) than the industry average (14.96), indicating attractive valuation.

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