At the last check, in the pre-market trading session, DAVIDsTEA Inc. (DTEA) stock surged by 12.84% to price of $3.78. DTEA stock closed previous session at $3.35 losing -0.89%. The DTEA stock volume traded today 0.25 million shares. The average 3 months trade volume for the stock has been 637.97K. In the past year, DTEA stock soared by by 276.45% while in the past week, the shares jumped up by 1.52%. In the past six months, the DTEA stock has added 204.55%. Furthermore, DAVIDsTEA Inc. is currently valued in the market at $88.71 million and has 26.21 million.
What we know about DAVIDsTEA’s tea-making business
DAVIDsTEA Inc. is a retail company that specifically specializes in making and selling tea. DAVIDsTEAopeartions cover the region of Canada and the United States. The company was founded in 2008. Headquarter of DAVIDsTEA is based in Mount-Roya Canada. The DTEA stock provides different variety of teas which include loose-leaf teas, tea sachetspre-packed teas, and tea-related gifts.
The company has diversified its portfolio and has designed tea-related accessories which include tea mugs, travel mugs, teapots, sieves and filters, kettles, infusers, tins, and spoons. These products include edible category of tea-related products like tea beverages, iced teas, and lattes as well as tea. DTEA stock stands by proudly with its wide services in tea specialty which includes oolong, herbal, mint, black, white, strong or light flavored tea categories.
DAVIDsTEA provides distribution of products on its site, davidstea.com. It also distributes products from a range of around 2,500 grocery and general stores.
Releasing the Full Year 202 financial results
On 1st May 2021, the DAVIDsTEA has announced that it is releasing its fiscal fourth quarter and full-year 2020 financial results. The company reported that it has recently been focused on improving the dynamics of its business strategies to adapt with the ever-changing consumer preferences. The company has been leaning towards the digital market and e-commerce. The company has expanded its online services which include subscription community and service capacity guidelines for tea-making.
The online sales reported on the company’s balance sheet showed 80% of annual sales compared to 22% of the annual sales in 2019. This is because the company took the right necessary steps to mold its business into online-first Company and recognize that the covid-19 pandemic is causing businesses’ supply and demand to shift to digital market.
The company has also adjusted its EBITDA for the 3rd consecutive time positively in each quarter up till the fourth. By the looks of DTEA stock’s operations and sales, the company is adamant on improving its customer services to best-in-class execution along with shifting to the virtual sales expansion. DAVIDsTEA is focusing on bringing the wholesale business fully online and grow as well.
Here are the highlights of the Financial Report:
- DTEA reported revenue of $40.2 million in the fourth quarter 2020.
- E-commerce and wholesale sales increased by 96% in Q4
- In the Q4 Adjusted EBITDA was $5.4 million and for the full year 2020 adjusted EBITDA was $9.7 million.
- At the end of the quarter, the company had Cash of $30.2 million DTEA stock Restructuring program under CCAA
Extension in the formal structuring of company under CCAA
The tea-specialty company has also recently announced a stay on the formal structuring process under the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement’ Act through the Quebec Superior Court; by extending the stay of all proceedings against the company. The stay is extended till 4 June 2020.