Choppies Enterprises Limited operates as a fast moving consumer goods retailer.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||P0.60|
|52 Week High||P0|
|52 Week Low||P0|
|1 Month Change||0%|
|3 Month Change||0%|
|1 Year Change||0%|
|3 Year Change||-13.04%|
|5 Year Change||-80.33%|
|Change since IPO||-57.14%|
Recent News & Updates
|CHOPPIES||BW Consumer Retailing||BW Market|
Return vs Industry: CHOPPIES underperformed the BW Consumer Retailing industry which returned 30.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: CHOPPIES matched the BW Market which returned 1% over the past year.
Stable Share Price: CHOPPIES is less volatile than 75% of BW stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 0% a week.
Volatility Over Time: CHOPPIES's weekly volatility (0%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Choppies Enterprises Limited operates as a fast moving consumer goods retailer. The company operates hyper stores, superstores, and value stores under the Choppies brand. Its stores offer bakery, deli, butchery, fruit and vegetables, clothing, and private label products, including fresh, frozen, canned, dry foods, snacks, ethnic specialties, health and beauty care, household, and laundry products, as well as financial services.
Choppies Enterprises Fundamentals Summary
|CHOPPIES fundamental statistics|
Is CHOPPIES overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|CHOPPIES income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||P4.18b|
Last Reported Earnings
Jun 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||0.066|
|Net Profit Margin||1.59%|
How did CHOPPIES perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
Is Choppies Enterprises 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: CHOPPIES (BWP0.6) is trading below our estimate of fair value (BWP4.25)
Significantly Below Fair Value: CHOPPIES is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: CHOPPIES is good value based on its PE Ratio (9.1x) compared to the African Consumer Retailing industry average (25.8x).
PE vs Market: CHOPPIES is good value based on its PE Ratio (9.1x) compared to the BW market (10.5x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate CHOPPIES's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: CHOPPIES has negative assets, so we can't compare its PB Ratio to the XF Consumer Retailing industry average.
How is Choppies Enterprises forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Consumer Retailing industry annual growth in earnings
In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as Choppies Enterprises has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.
This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.
How has Choppies Enterprises performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: CHOPPIES has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: CHOPPIES's current net profit margins (1.6%) are lower than last year (1.9%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: CHOPPIES has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 16% per year.
Accelerating Growth: CHOPPIES's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: CHOPPIES had negative earnings growth (-19.3%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Consumer Retailing industry average (9.1%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: CHOPPIES's liabilities exceed its assets, so it is difficult to calculate its Return on Equity.
How is Choppies Enterprises's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: CHOPPIES has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering short term liabilities.
Long Term Liabilities: CHOPPIES has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering long term liabilities.
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: CHOPPIES has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than a high debt level.
Reducing Debt: CHOPPIES's has negative shareholder equity, so we do not need to check if its debt has reduced over time.
Debt Coverage: CHOPPIES's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (46.9%).
Interest Coverage: CHOPPIES's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (2.1x coverage).
What is Choppies Enterprises's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate CHOPPIES's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate CHOPPIES's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if CHOPPIES's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if CHOPPIES's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: CHOPPIES is not paying a notable dividend for the BW market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of CHOPPIES's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the BW market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Ram Ottapathu (57 yo)
Mr. Ramachandran Ottapathu, also known as Ram, BCom, CA (ICAI), FBICA, has been Executive Director of Choppies Enterprises Limited since 2008 and has been its Chief Executive Officer since September 09, 20...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Ram's total compensation ($USD815.67K) is above average for companies of similar size in the BW market ($USD222.74K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Ram's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Board: CHOPPIES's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.1 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if 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.
Choppies Enterprises Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Choppies Enterprises Limited
- Ticker: CHOPPIES
- Exchange: BSM
- Founded: 1986
- Industry: Food Retail
- Sector: Consumer Retailing
- Market Cap: P775.242m
- Shares outstanding: 1.29b
- Website: https://www.choppies.co.bw
Number of Employees
- Choppies Enterprises Limited
- Gaborone International Commercial Park
- Plot 169
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/10/21 21:03|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/10/21 00:00|
Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.