Charah Story

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CHRA -- USA Stock  

USD 3.94  0.14  3.43%

While some baby boomers are getting worried about industrials space, it is reasonable to go over Charah Solutions. We will analyze why Charah Solutions investors may still consider a stake in the business. Is Charah Solutions current valuation justified for 2021? Here i will cover my perspective on valuation to give Charah investors a better outlook on taking a position in the stock.
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Is Charah Solutions (NYSE:CHRA) ready for a correction?
This firm currently holds 213.55 M in liabilities with Debt to Equity (D/E) ratio of 3.76, implying the firm greatly relies on financing operations through barrowing. Charah Solutions is UNDERVALUED at 3.53 per share with modest projections ahead. About 89.0% of the company shares are held by institutions such as insurance companies. The book value of Charah Solutions was currently reported as 1.01. Charah Solutions recorded a loss per share of 1.42. The entity had not issued any dividends in recent years.
We determine the current worth of Charah Solutions using both absolute as well as relative valuation methodologies to arrive at its intrinsic value. In general, an absolute valuation paradigm, as applied to this company, attempts to find the value of Charah Solutions based exclusively on its fundamental and basic technical indicators. By analyzing Charah Solutions's financials, quarterly and monthly indicators, and related drivers such as dividends, operating cash flow, and various types of growth rates, we attempt to find the most accurate representation of Charah Solutions's intrinsic value. In some cases, mostly for established, large-cap companies, we also incorporate more traditional valuation methods such as dividend discount, discounted cash flow, or asset-based models. As compared to an absolute model, our relative valuation model uses a comparative analysis of Charah Solutions. We calculate exposure to Charah Solutions's market risk, different technical and fundamental indicators, relevant financial multiples and ratios, and then comparing them to Charah Solutions's related companies.

Charah Solutions Investment Alerts

Charah investment alerts and warnings help investors to get more proficient at understanding not only critical technical and fundamental signals but also the significant portfolio-centered indicators. These indicators include beta, alpha, and other risk-related measures that will help you in monitoring Charah Solutions performance across your portfolios.Please check all investment alerts for Charah

Charah Solutions Valuation Ratios as Compared to Competition

Our valuation model uses many indicators to compare Charah value to that of its competitors to determine the firm's financial worth. You can analyze the relationship between different fundamental ratios across Charah Solutions competition to find correlations between indicators driving the intrinsic value of Charah.

How Charah utilizes its cash?

To perform a cash flow analysis of Charah Solutions, investors first need to understand how to read the cash flow statement. A cash flow statement shows the amount of cash Charah Solutions is receiving and how much cash it distributes out in a given period. The Charah Solutions cash flow statement breaks down these inflows and outflows into different buckets, including operating activities, investing activities, and financing activities.
Charah Solutions Net Cash Flow from Operations is projected to increase significantly based on the last few years of reporting. The past year's Net Cash Flow from Operations was at 78.95 Million

Purchase by Sewell Scott Andrew of 5000 shares of Charah Solutions

Legal trades by Charah Solutions insiders are very common, as founders, directors, or employees of any publicly traded firm often have stock or stock options. These trades are made public in the United States through the filing of Form 4 of the Securities and Exchange Commission. Below entry was recorded recently and is publicly available as an insider trade:
Charah insider trading alert for perchase of common stock by Sewell Scott Andrew, President and CEO, on 17th of December 2020. This event was filed by Charah Solutions Inc with SEC on 2020-12-17. Statement of changes in beneficial ownership - SEC Form 4 [view details]   
Note, although insider trading is legal, in the United States, Canada, Australia, and Germany, for mandatory reporting purposes, corporate insiders are defined as a company's officers, directors, and any beneficial owners of more than 10% of a class of the company's equity securities.

Breaking down Charah Solutions Indicators

The company reported the previous year's revenue of 566.05 M. Net Loss for the year was (42.06 M) with profit before overhead, payroll, taxes, and interest of 40.38 M.
 2018 2019 2020 2021 (projected)
Interest Expense32.23 M16.84 M19.36 M20.24 M
Gross Profit97.73 M40.38 M36.34 M48.84 M

Margins Breakdown

Charah profit margins show the degree to which it makes money. Margin indicators are used not only by investors but also by creditors or Charah Solutions itself as indicators of financial health and management effectiveness. Please look more closely at the different varieties of Charah Solutions profit margins.
EBITDA Margin0.003695
Gross Margin0.1
Profit Margin(0.0702)


Charah Solutions Average Equity is somewhat stable at the moment. Also, Charah Solutions Earnings Before Interest Taxes and Depreciation Amortization USD is somewhat stable at the moment.

Will Charah Solutions growth be sustainable after the rise?

The variance is down to 4.89 as of today. Charah Solutions exhibits very low volatility with skewness of 0.12 and kurtosis of 1.09. However, we advise investors to further study Charah Solutions technical indicators to make sure all market info is available and is reliable.

Our Bottom Line On Charah Solutions

Whereas some other companies within the waste management industry are still a little expensive, even after the recent corrections, Charah Solutions may offer a potential longer-term growth to investors. With a somewhat neutral outlook on your 30 days horizon, it may be better to hold off any trading activity and neither pick up new shares of Charah nor sell your existing holdings in the Stock. It seems the expected volatility has not yet been fully factored into the current price. Please use our equity advice module to run different scenarios to ensure your current risk level and investment horizon are fully reflective of your current investing preferences in regards to Charah Solutions.

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