Chicken Story

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Chicken Soup Debt to Equity Ratio is projected to slightly decrease based on the last few years of reporting. The past year's Debt to Equity Ratio was at 0.76. The current year Gross Margin is expected to grow to 0.34, whereas Earnings Before Interest Taxes and Depreciation Amortization EBITDA are forecasted to decline to (5.6 M). If you have been following Chicken you may be considering purchasing. Let's check if sound basic indicators will continue to push the price to surge for Chicken Soup's shareholders. Chicken Soup For chance of financial distress is under 20 percent. Will Chicken Soup shareholders continue to buy in May?
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Does Chicken Soup (NASDAQ:CSSE) have sound basic indicators based on the latest surge?
Chicken Soup appears to be not too volatile, given 1 month investment horizon. Chicken Soup For secures Sharpe Ratio (or Efficiency) of 0.15, which signifies that the company had 0.15% of return per unit of risk over the last month. Our standpoint towards foreseeing the volatility of a stock is to use all available market data together with stock specific technical indicators that cannot be diversified away. By analyzing Chicken Soup For technical indicators you can presently evaluate if the expected return of 0.69% is justified by implied risk. Please makes use of Chicken Soup For Downside Deviation of 4.29, risk adjusted performance of 0.0817, and Mean Deviation of 3.21 to double-check if our risk estimates are consistent with your expectations.
Typically, a company's financial statements are the reports that show the financial position of the company. There are three main documents that fall into the category of financial statements. These documents include Chicken Soup income statement, its balance sheet, and the statement of cash flows. Potential Chicken Soup investors and stakeholders use financial statements to determine how well the company is positioned to perform in the future. Although Chicken Soup investors may use each financial statement separately, they are all related. The changes in Chicken Soup's assets and liabilities, for example, are also reflected in the revenues and expenses that we see on Chicken Soup's income statement, which results in the company's gains or losses. Cash flows can provide more information regarding cash listed on a balance sheet, but not equivalent to net income shown on the income statement. Please read more on our technical analysis and fundamental analysis pages.
The goal of Chicken Soup fundamental analysis is to do accurate financial forecasts. There are several possible objectives to fundamental analysis, such as projecting of Chicken Soup performance into the future periods or doing a reasonable stock valuation. The intrinsic value of Chicken Soup shares is the value that is considered the true value of the share. If the intrinsic value of Chicken is higher than its market price, buying is generally recommended. If it is equal to the market price, it is recommended to hold; and if it is less than the market price, then one should sell all shares Chicken Soup.
Please read more on our fundamental analysis page.

Are Chicken Soup Earnings Expected to grow?

The future earnings power of Chicken Soup involves the interaction of many company-specific, industry, and economic forces. Earnings estimates embody investors' opinions of Chicken Soup factors such as sales growth, product demand, competitive industry environment, profit margins, and cost controls. Chicken Soup stock prices adjust as these expectations change or are proven wrong. The main thing to remember is that equities with high expected earnings growth tend to underperform the market because it is usually difficult to meet the market's high expectations. Companies with low earnings expectations tend to do better than expected. Please use our latest analysis of Chicken expected earnings.

And What about dividends?

A dividend is the distribution of a portion of Chicken Soup earnings, decided and managed by the company's board of directors and paid to a class of its shareholders. Note, announcements of dividend payouts are generally accompanied by a proportional increase or decrease in a company's stock price. Chicken Soup dividend payments follow a chronological order of events, and the associated dates are important to determine the shareholders who qualify for receiving the dividend payment. Chicken one year expected dividend income is about $0.07 per share.
As of April 20, 2021, Preferred Dividends Income Statement Impact is expected to decline to about 3.8 M. In addition to that, Payment of Dividends and Other Cash Distributions is expected to decline to about (5 M).
Last ReportedProjected for 2021
Preferred Dividends Income Statement Impact4.1 M3.8 M
Payment of Dividends and Other Cash Distributions-4.7 M-5 M
Dividend Yield 0.05  0.05 
Dividends per Basic Common Share 0.41  0.41 
Investing in stocks that pay dividends, such as stock of Chicken Soup For, is one of many strategies that are good for long-term investments. Ex-dividend dates are significant because investors in Chicken Soup must own a stock before its ex-dividend date to receive its next dividend.
This type of analysis is very useful when you want to generate a past dividend schedule and payout information for Chicken Soup. Then that information in the form of graph and calendar can be used to fully explain how Du Pont dividends can provide a real clue to its valuation.

How Chicken utilizes its cash?

To perform a cash flow analysis of Chicken Soup, investors first need to understand how to read the cash flow statement. A cash flow statement shows the amount of cash Chicken Soup is receiving and how much cash it distributes out in a given period. The Chicken Soup cash flow statement breaks down these inflows and outflows into different buckets, including operating activities, investing activities, and financing activities.
Chicken Soup Net Cash Flow from Operations is projected to decrease significantly based on the last few years of reporting. The past year's Net Cash Flow from Operations was at (18.05 Million)

Chicken Soup Gross Profit

Chicken Soup Gross Profit growth is one of the most critical measures in evaluating the company. The Gross Profit growth rate is calculated simply by comparing Chicken Soup previous period's values with its current period's values. Each time period you're measuring should be of equal lengths the increase or decrease, in a company's Gross Profit between two periods. Here we show Chicken Soup Gross Profit growth over the last 10 years.
Please check Gross Profit in more details.

Another Deeper Perspective

The company reported the previous year's revenue of 70.54 M. Net Loss for the year was (46.85 M) with profit before overhead, payroll, taxes, and interest of 14.94 M.

Asset Utilization

The asset utilization indicator refers to the revenue earned for every dollar of assets a company currently reports. Chicken Soup has an asset utilization ratio of 199.42 percent. This indicates that the company is making $1.99 for each dollar of assets. An increasing asset utilization means that Chicken Soup For is more efficient with each dollar of assets it utilizes for everyday operations.

145.7 M
Goodwill145.7 Million99.67
Tax Assets482,9470.33

Can Chicken Soup build up on the latest surge?

Chicken Soup latest potential upside ascents over 7.65. Chicken Soup For shows above-average downside volatility for the selected time horizon. We advise investors to inspect Chicken Soup For further and ensure that all market timing and asset allocation strategies are consistent with the estimation of Chicken Soup future alpha. Understanding different market volatility trends often help investors to time the market. Properly using volatility indicators enable traders to measure Chicken Soup's stock risk against market volatility during both bullying and bearish trends. The higher level of volatility that comes with bear markets can directly impact Chicken Soup's stock price while adding stress to investors as they watch their shares' value plummet. This usually forces investors to rebalance their portfolios by buying different stocks as prices fall.

Our Bottom Line On Chicken Soup For

Although other entities within the broadcasting industry are still a little expensive, even after the recent corrections, Chicken Soup may offer a potential longer-term growth to shareholders. To sum up, as of the 1st of April 2021, we believe that at this point, Chicken Soup is overvalued with low odds of distress within the next 2 years. Our ongoing buy-hold-sell recommendation on the firm is Cautious Hold.

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