Wholesale-Petroleum & Petroleum Products (No Bulk Stations)
CrossAmerica Partners LP engages in the wholesale distribution of motor fuels, operation of convenience stores, and ownership and leasing of real estate used in the retail distribution of motor fuels in the United States. It operates in two segments, Wholesale and Retail. The Wholesale segment engages in the wholesale distribution of motor fuels to lessee dealers, independent dealers, commission agents, and company operated retail sites. The Retail segment is involved in the sale of convenience merchandise items; and retail sale of motor fuels at company operated retail sites and retail sites operated by commission agents. CrossAmerica GP LLC operates as the general partner of the company. The company was formerly known as Lehigh Gas Partners LP and changed its name to CrossAmerica Partners LP in October 2014. The company was founded in 1992 and is based in Allentown, Pennsylvania.
Discounted Cash Flow Valuation of Crossamerica Partners Lp
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High margins render the company resilient under dire circumstances, hence able to drive competitors out or acquire them. ROE and ROA measure the average flow generated by each invested dollar. Their marginal value is a forecast of future growth, and it is considered by Buffett and Munger the most important single indicator.
The average Net Margin over the past 5 years is +1.6%.
The trend of Net Margin over the past 5 years is +0.19%.
The average ROA over the past 5 years is +5.69%.
The trend of ROA over the past 5 years is +0.69%.
The average ROE over the past 5 years is +35.51%.
The trend of ROE over the past 5 years is +14.28%.
Being debt the number one cause of investment losses and company death, the ratio Debt/FCF is of utmost importance to guarantee safety. On the other hand the Graham’s stability measures the drawdown of earnings, hence indicating the reliability of the flow generated by the company.
The Debt/FCF trailing twelve month is 8.77.
The trend of Debt/FCF over the past 5 years is 0.51.
Graham’s Stability measure stands at 0.35.
Growth can be dangerous when forecasting, simply projecting the current growth is in general wrong. A company passes through multiple phases, from being young and unprofitable, to the first periods of profitability and high growth, until it arrives at a period of regime with limited growth. Identifying in which phase the company is in may help forecasting.
The Revenue CAGR over the past 5 years is +18.85%.
The trend of Revenue growth rate over the past 5 years is +4.98%.
The Earnings CAGR over the past 5 years is +22.43%.
The trend of Earnings growth rate over the past 5 years is +27.9%.
The Equity CAGR over the past 5 years is -.
The trend of Equity growth rate over the past 5 years is -13.11%.
The FCF CAGR over the past 5 years is +11.36%.
The trend of FCF growth rate over the past 5 years is -5.23%.