MNF Group Limited, together with subsidiaries, provides voice, data, and cloud based communication and communication enablement services to residential, business, government, and wholesale customers in Australia and internationally. More Details
MNF passed our risk checks.
Flawless balance sheet with solid track record.
Share Price & News
How has MNF Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: MNF is less volatile than 75% of Australian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 6% a week.
Volatility Over Time: MNF's weekly volatility (6%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: MNF exceeded the Australian Telecom industry which returned -10.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: MNF underperformed the Australian Market which returned -1% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is MNF Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is MNF Group undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: MNF (A$4.67) is trading below our estimate of fair value (A$5.69)
Significantly Below Fair Value: MNF is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: MNF is poor value based on its PE Ratio (31.4x) compared to the AU Telecom industry average (29x).
PE vs Market: MNF is poor value based on its PE Ratio (31.4x) compared to the Australian market (22.5x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: MNF is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.6x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: MNF's PB Ratio (2.8x) is in line with the AU Telecom industry average.
How is MNF Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 3 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: MNF's forecast earnings growth (19.7% per year) is above the savings rate (2.3%).
Earnings vs Market: MNF's earnings (19.7% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the Australian market (17.9% per year).
High Growth Earnings: MNF's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: MNF's revenue (7.8% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Australian market (5.2% per year).
High Growth Revenue: MNF's revenue (7.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: MNF's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (14.8%).
How has MNF Group performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: MNF has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: MNF's current net profit margins (5.2%) are higher than last year (4.6%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: MNF's earnings have grown by 6.7% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: MNF's earnings growth over the past year (19.9%) exceeds its 5-year average (6.7% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: MNF earnings growth over the past year (19.9%) exceeded the Telecom industry 6.8%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: MNF's Return on Equity (8.6%) is considered low.
How is MNF Group's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: MNF's short term assets (A$90.1M) exceed its short term liabilities (A$41.2M).
Long Term Liabilities: MNF's short term assets (A$90.1M) exceed its long term liabilities (A$54.7M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: MNF's debt to equity ratio (22.2%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: MNF's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 108.7% to 22.2% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: MNF's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (93.6%).
Interest Coverage: MNF's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (7.1x coverage).
What is MNF Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: MNF's dividend (1.39%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Australian market (2.11%).
High Dividend: MNF's dividend (1.39%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Australian market (5.06%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: MNF's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: MNF's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (41%), MNF's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: MNF's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (36.7% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Mr. Rene Sugo, B.Eng. (Hon), Co-founded MNF Group Limited and has been its Chief Executive Officer since March 1, 2012. Mr. Sugo served as Technical Director of MNF Group Limited. Mr Sugo started his caree...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Rene's total compensation ($USD473.74K) is about average for companies of similar size in the Australian market ($USD529.04K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Rene's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Chief Financial Officer||1.17yrs||AU$467.96k||0.012% |
|Treasurer & Company Secretary||14.33yrs||AU$197.53k||0.36% |
|Chief Operating Officer||5.83yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Technology Officer||2.42yrs||no data||no data|
|General Counsel||no data||no data||no data|
|Chief Executive of Wholesale||7.67yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Executive of Direct||1yr||no data||no data|
|President of Global Commercial Business Unit||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: MNF's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.8 years average tenure).
|Non-Executive Chairman||14.67yrs||AU$131.40k||1.01% |
|Independent Non Executive Director||13.92yrs||AU$112.79k||0.46% |
|Independent Non-Executive Director||1.25yrs||AU$71.98k||0.30% |
|Co- Founder & Non Executive Director||8.67yrs||AU$90.23k||16.14% |
|Independent Non-Executive Director||0.17yr||no data||0.020% |
Experienced Board: MNF's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 11.3 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: MNF insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
MNF Group Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: MNF Group Limited
- Ticker: MNF
- Exchange: ASX
- Founded: 2004
- Industry: Alternative Carriers
- Sector: Telecom
- Market Cap: AU$405.479m
- Shares outstanding: 84.47m
- Website: https://www.mnfgroup.limited
- MNF Group Limited
- 580 George Street
- Level 4
- New South Wales
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|MNF||ASX (Australian Securities Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||AU||AUD||May 2006|
|MNF||CHIA (Chi-X Australia)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||AU||AUD||May 2006|
MNF Group Limited, together with subsidiaries, provides voice, data, and cloud based communication and communication enablement services to residential, business, government, and wholesale customers in Aus...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/11/24 10:35|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/11/24 00:00|
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