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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 4/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 0.06
CBPX's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
90% of the 661 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 0.56 vs. CBPX: 0.06 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
CBPX' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.01  Med: 0.05 Max: N/A
Current: 0.06
Equity to Asset 0.45
CBPX's Equity to Asset is ranked lower than
66% of the 588 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 0.52 vs. CBPX: 0.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
CBPX' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: 0.38  Med: 0.41 Max: 0.45
Current: 0.45
0.38
0.45
Z-Score: 2.45
WACC vs ROIC
2.05%
5.95%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 2/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) 14.52
CBPX's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
81% of the 664 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 6.15 vs. CBPX: 14.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
CBPX' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -24.24  Med: -4.10 Max: 14.31
Current: 14.52
-24.24
14.31
Net-margin (%) 6.17
CBPX's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
63% of the 666 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 3.97 vs. CBPX: 6.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
CBPX' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -24.01  Med: -4.12 Max: 3.74
Current: 6.17
-24.01
3.74
ROE (%) 9.03
CBPX's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
56% of the 645 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 7.50 vs. CBPX: 9.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
CBPX' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -5.03  Med: -0.56 Max: 3.91
Current: 9.03
-5.03
3.91
ROA (%) 3.72
CBPX's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
53% of the 668 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 3.42 vs. CBPX: 3.72 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
CBPX' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -4.61  Med: -1.04 Max: 2.53
Current: 3.72
-4.61
2.53
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 15.12
CBPX's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
65% of the 660 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 10.38 vs. CBPX: 15.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
CBPX' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -6.34  Med: 4.42 Max: 15.17
Current: 15.12
-6.34
15.17
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Guru Trades

Q2 2014

CBPX Guru Trades in Q2 2014

Louis Moore Bacon 96,513 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 28,300 sh (unchged)
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Q3 2014

CBPX Guru Trades in Q3 2014

Steven Cohen Sold Out
Louis Moore Bacon 67,528 sh (-30.03%)
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Q4 2014

CBPX Guru Trades in Q4 2014

Joel Greenblatt 70,878 sh (New)
Louis Moore Bacon 19,737 sh (-70.77%)
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Q1 2015

CBPX Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Paul Tudor Jones 18,860 sh (New)
Jim Simons 377,600 sh (New)
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
Joel Greenblatt 18,085 sh (-74.48%)
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Continental Building Product: A Cyclical Industrial Player With a 30% Upside Potential
As of my writing about Continental Building Product (NYSE:CBPX), it has already risen more than 3% today. I would like to further present my analysis about the company's business and valuation to show why CBPX deserves to trade an additional 30% higher. Read more...

Ratios

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industry
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history
P/E(ttm) 35.20
CBPX's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
76% of the 533 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 17.80 vs. CBPX: 35.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
CBPX' s 10-Year P/E(ttm) Range
Min: 30.81  Med: 48.91 Max: 153.36
Current: 35.2
30.81
153.36
Forward P/E 15.24
CBPX's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
52% of the 194 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 15.75 vs. CBPX: 15.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 35.50
CBPX's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
77% of the 529 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 17.50 vs. CBPX: 35.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
CBPX' s 10-Year PE(NRI) Range
Min: 31.07  Med: 49.64 Max: 153.36
Current: 35.5
31.07
153.36
P/B 3.10
CBPX's P/B is ranked lower than
77% of the 635 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.28 vs. CBPX: 3.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
CBPX' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 2  Med: 2.53 Max: 3.37
Current: 3.1
2
3.37
P/S 2.22
CBPX's P/S is ranked lower than
76% of the 658 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 0.94 vs. CBPX: 2.22 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
CBPX' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 1.66  Med: 2.31 Max: 9.1
Current: 2.22
1.66
9.1
PFCF 10.11
CBPX's PFCF is ranked higher than
77% of the 317 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 17.18 vs. CBPX: 10.11 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PFCF only.
CBPX' s 10-Year PFCF Range
Min: 8.86  Med: 11.92 Max: 105.56
Current: 10.11
8.86
105.56
POCF 9.17
CBPX's POCF is ranked higher than
62% of the 457 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 11.21 vs. CBPX: 9.17 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
CBPX' s 10-Year POCF Range
Min: 8.03  Med: 10.27 Max: 70.38
Current: 9.17
8.03
70.38
EV-to-EBIT 20.45
CBPX's EV-to-EBIT is ranked lower than
65% of the 556 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 14.86 vs. CBPX: 20.45 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
CBPX' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 17.3  Med: 25.70 Max: 36.2
Current: 20.45
17.3
36.2
Current Ratio 3.32
CBPX's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
85% of the 595 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.59 vs. CBPX: 3.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
CBPX' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 2.4  Med: 2.63 Max: 3.32
Current: 3.32
2.4
3.32
Quick Ratio 2.23
CBPX's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
82% of the 594 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.11 vs. CBPX: 2.23 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
CBPX' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 1.45  Med: 1.65 Max: 2.23
Current: 2.23
1.45
2.23
Days Inventory 38.13
CBPX's Days Inventory is ranked higher than
82% of the 642 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 74.31 vs. CBPX: 38.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
CBPX' s 10-Year Days Inventory Range
Min: 18.38  Med: 25.43 Max: 32.48
Current: 38.13
18.38
32.48
Days Sales Outstanding 32.32
CBPX's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked higher than
78% of the 539 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 55.28 vs. CBPX: 32.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
CBPX' s 10-Year Days Sales Outstanding Range
Min: 27.37  Med: 30.95 Max: 34.52
Current: 32.32
27.37
34.52

Valuation & Return

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Price/Tangible Book 11.63
CBPX's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
96% of the 603 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.44 vs. CBPX: 11.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
CBPX' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 10.75  Med: 12.15 Max: 22.16
Current: 11.63
10.75
22.16
Price/Median PS Value 0.96
CBPX's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
67% of the 613 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.13 vs. CBPX: 0.96 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
CBPX' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.78  Med: 1.00 Max: 3.71
Current: 0.96
0.78
3.71
Price/Graham Number 4.31
CBPX's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
93% of the 443 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 1.11 vs. CBPX: 4.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
CBPX' s 10-Year Price/Graham Number Range
Min: 4.5  Med: 5.88 Max: 7.49
Current: 4.31
4.5
7.49
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 4.90
CBPX's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
55% of the 650 Companies
in the Global Building Materials industry.

( Industry Median: 5.60 vs. CBPX: 4.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
CBPX' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: 2.8  Med: 3.90 Max: 5.8
Current: 4.9
2.8
5.8

Business Description

Industry: Building Materials » Building Materials
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Traded in other countries:71C.Germany,
Continental Building Products Inc manufactures gypsum wallboard and complementary finishing products. Gypsum wallboard, is also known as drywall, is a primary building material used in new residential and commercial construction and in repair and remodel, or R&R. The Company operates manufacturing facilities in Silver Grove (Kentucky), Palatka (Florida) and Buchanan (New York) that produces a range of gypsum wallboard products for its diversified customer. It offers a range of gypsum wallboard products, including LiftLite, its lightweight product designed to be easier to lift and install; Mold Defense line of products designed for enhanced protection against mold and mildew; Weather Defense line of moisture and mold-resistant exterior sheathing. The Company also operates finishing products business that manufactures a line of joint compounds at its plant in Silver Grove (Kentucky) and Chambly (Quebec). The Company sells its products in the new residential, R&R and commercial construction markets. Its trademark for wallboard and finishing products includes LiftLite, Firecheck, Mold Defense and Rapid Coat among others. The competitors of the Company include USG, National Gypsum, Georgia-Pacific, CertainTeed, Eagle Materials, and Pabco Gypsum. The Company is subject to federal, state, local and foreign laws and regulations governing the protection of the environment and occupational health and safety.
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