CA SALES Overview
CA Sales Holdings Limited engages in the sales, merchandising, warehousing, distribution, debtor’s administration, marketing and promotions, transport, and training activities for the blue-chip manufacturers in the fast-moving consumer goods industry.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||P3.65|
|52 Week High||P0|
|52 Week Low||P0|
|1 Month Change||0%|
|3 Month Change||-1.35%|
|1 Year Change||-2.67%|
|3 Year Change||-2.67%|
|5 Year Change||n/a|
|Change since IPO||5.80%|
Recent News & Updates
|CA SALES||BW Retail Distributors||BW Market|
Return vs Industry: CA SALES underperformed the BW Retail Distributors industry which returned 44.7% over the past year.
Return vs Market: CA SALES underperformed the BW Market which returned 1% over the past year.
|CA SALES volatility|
|CA SALES Beta||-0.0033|
Stable Share Price: CA SALES is less volatile than 75% of BW stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 0% a week.
Volatility Over Time: CA SALES's weekly volatility (0%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
CA Sales Holdings Limited engages in the sales, merchandising, warehousing, distribution, debtor’s administration, marketing and promotions, transport, and training activities for the blue-chip manufacturers in the fast-moving consumer goods industry. It operates in Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Zambia, and Zimbabwe. The company was founded in 1988 and is based in Stellenbosch, South Africa.
CA Sales Holdings Fundamentals Summary
|CA SALES fundamental statistics|
Is CA SALES overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|CA SALES income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||R6.95b|
Last Reported Earnings
Jun 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||0.57|
|Net Profit Margin||3.22%|
How did CA SALES perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
2.1%Current Dividend Yield
Is CA Sales Holdings undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: CA SALES (BWP3.65) is trading above our estimate of fair value (BWP3.24)
Significantly Below Fair Value: CA SALES is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: CA SALES is good value based on its PE Ratio (8.5x) compared to the African Retail Distributors industry average (18.8x).
PE vs Market: CA SALES is good value based on its PE Ratio (8.5x) compared to the BW market (10.5x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate CA SALES's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: CA SALES is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.3x) compared to the XF Retail Distributors industry average (3.5x).
How is CA Sales Holdings forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Retail 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 CA Sales Holdings 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 CA Sales Holdings performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: CA SALES has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: CA SALES's current net profit margins (3.2%) are higher than last year (2%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: CA SALES's earnings have grown by 14.3% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: CA SALES's earnings growth over the past year (70.3%) exceeds its 5-year average (14.3% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: CA SALES earnings growth over the past year (70.3%) exceeded the Retail Distributors industry -7.8%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: CA SALES's Return on Equity (16.8%) is considered low.
How is CA Sales Holdings's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: CA SALES's short term assets (ZAR2.2B) exceed its short term liabilities (ZAR1.2B).
Long Term Liabilities: CA SALES's short term assets (ZAR2.2B) exceed its long term liabilities (ZAR276.6M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: CA SALES's debt to equity ratio (31.9%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: CA SALES's debt to equity ratio has increased from 15.9% to 31.9% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: CA SALES's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (54.3%).
Interest Coverage: CA SALES's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (26.2x coverage).
What is CA Sales Holdings's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: CA SALES's dividend (2.14%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the BW market (4.27%).
High Dividend: CA SALES's dividend (2.14%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the BW market (7.98%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: CA SALES is not paying a notable dividend for the BW market, therefore no need to check if payments are stable.
Growing Dividend: CA SALES is not paying a notable dividend for the BW market, therefore no need to check if payments are increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: CA SALES is not paying a notable dividend for the BW market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of CA SALES'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
Duncan Lewis (52 yo)
Mr. Duncan Lewis has been Chief Executive Officer at CA Sales Holdings Limited since June 01, 2019 and has been its Non-Executive Director since April 09, 2019. He began his career in industrial marketing....
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Duncan's total compensation ($USD269.99K) is below average for companies of similar size in the BW market ($USD463.99K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Duncan's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Board: CA SALES's board of directors are considered experienced (3.9 years average tenure).
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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
CA Sales Holdings Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: CA Sales Holdings Limited
- Ticker: CA SALES
- Exchange: BSM
- Founded: 1988
- Industry: Distributors
- Sector: Retail
- Market Cap: P1.667b
- Shares outstanding: 456.83m
- Website: https://www.casholdings.co.za
Number of Employees
- CA Sales Holdings Limited
- Ou Kollege BuildingCA&S Group
- 1st Floor
- Western Cape
- South Africa
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.