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Magna International

Executive Summary

Magna International Inc. designs, engineers, and manufactures components, assemblies, systems, subsystems, and modules for original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) of vehicles and light trucks worldwide. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Excellent balance sheet with reasonable growth potential and pays a dividend.


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Share Price & News

How has Magna International's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: MG is less volatile than 75% of Canadian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.

Volatility Over Time: MG's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-1.6%

MG

-0.2%

CA Auto Components

0.04%

CA Market


1 Year Return

11.1%

MG

15.3%

CA Auto Components

1.3%

CA Market

Return vs Industry: MG underperformed the Canadian Auto Components industry which returned 15.5% over the past year.

Return vs Market: MG exceeded the Canadian Market which returned 0.7% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

MGIndustryMarket
7 Day-1.6%-0.2%0.04%
30 Day15.8%20.3%10.9%
90 Day21.6%26.4%7.2%
1 Year14.8%11.1%18.8%15.3%5.0%1.3%
3 Year22.2%12.1%17.7%9.0%13.5%2.4%
5 Year56.4%36.7%41.0%25.6%54.2%30.5%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Magna International's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is Magna International undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

39.96x

Price to Earnings (PE) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: MG (CA$78.85) is trading above our estimate of fair value (CA$67.2)

Significantly Below Fair Value: MG is trading above our estimate of fair value.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: MG is poor value based on its PE Ratio (40x) compared to the XN Auto Components industry average (25.4x).

PE vs Market: MG is poor value based on its PE Ratio (40x) compared to the Canadian market (15.4x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: MG is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.3x)


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: MG is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.8x) compared to the CA Auto Components industry average (1x).


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Future Growth

How is Magna International forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 15 analysts?

30.9%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: MG's forecast earnings growth (30.9% per year) is above the savings rate (1.7%).

Earnings vs Market: MG's earnings (30.9% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the Canadian market (25.8% per year).

High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: MG's revenue (9.2% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Canadian market (6.2% per year).

High Growth Revenue: MG's revenue (9.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: MG's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (17.5%).


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Past Performance

How has Magna International performed over the past 5 years?

-10.7%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: MG has a large one-off loss of $492.0M impacting its September 30 2020 financial results.

Growing Profit Margin: MG's current net profit margins (1.5%) are lower than last year (4.4%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: MG's earnings have declined by 10.7% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: MG's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: MG had negative earnings growth (-74.2%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Auto Components industry average (-18%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: MG's Return on Equity (3.6%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is Magna International's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: MG's short term assets ($11.9B) exceed its short term liabilities ($9.2B).

Long Term Liabilities: MG's short term assets ($11.9B) exceed its long term liabilities ($6.8B).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: MG's debt to equity ratio (37.8%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: MG's debt to equity ratio has increased from 18.6% to 37.8% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: MG's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (69.1%).

Interest Coverage: MG's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (12.4x coverage).


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is Magna International current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

2.63%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: MG's dividend (2.63%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Canadian market (1.61%).

High Dividend: MG's dividend (2.63%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Canadian market (5.31%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: MG's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: MG's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its high payout ratio (104.9%), MG's dividend payments are not well covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: MG's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (23.3% payout ratio).


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Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

6.0yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Don Walker (63 yo)

10.08yrs

Tenure

US$18,206,000

Compensation

Mr. Donald James Walker, also known as Don, PEng, serves on several boards including the Automotive Parts Manufacturers Association and the Humber College Foundation. He serves as Chief Executive Officer o...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Don's total compensation ($USD18.21M) is above average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD7.04M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Don's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Donald Walker
CEO & Director10.08yrsUS$18.21m0.56%
$ 133.9m
Seetarama Kotagiri
President and President of Magna Power & Vision0.92yrUS$3.67m0.023%
$ 5.5m
Vincent Galifi
Executive VP & CFO23yrsUS$7.33m0.29%
$ 68.6m
Tommy Skudutis
Executive VP13.58yrsUS$7.28m0%
$ 0
James Tobin
Executive Vice President13yrsUS$2.93m0.018%
$ 4.3m
Louis Tonelli
Vice President of Investor Relations17.08yrsno datano data
Bruce Cluney
Executive VP & Chief Legal Officer0.92yrno data0.010%
$ 2.4m
Joanne Horibe
Chief Compliance Officerno datano datano data
Tracy Fuerst
Vice President of Corporate Communications & PRno datano datano data
Eric Jon Wilds
Executive VP and Chief Sales & Marketing Officer0.92yrno data0.0071%
$ 1.7m
Aaron McCarthy
Executive VP & Chief Human Resources Officer1.92yrsno data0.0016%
$ 394.5k
Patrick W. McCann
Senior Vice President of Finance1.92yrsno datano data

6.0yrs

Average Tenure

60yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: MG's management team is seasoned and experienced (6 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Donald Walker
CEO & Director10.08yrsUS$18.21m0.56%
$ 133.9m
William Young
Independent Chairman of the Board8.58yrsUS$500.00k0.00062%
$ 149.1k
Robert MacLellan
Independent Director2.58yrsUS$230.00kno data
William Ruh
Independent Director3.58yrsUS$265.00kno data
Scott Bonham
Non-Independent & Non-Executive Director8.58yrsUS$822.00kno data
Kurt Lauk
Independent Director9.58yrsUS$323.00k0.000040%
$ 9.6k
Cynthia Niekamp
Independent Director6.58yrsUS$225.00k0.0022%
$ 531.5k
Vernon Harder
Independent Director0.92yrUS$87.00kno data
Indira Samarasekera
Independent Director6.58yrsUS$253.00kno data
Lisa Westlake
Independent Director1.58yrsUS$145.00k0.00067%
$ 161.1k
Mary Shio Chan
Independent Director3.33yrsUS$244.00kno data
Peter Bowie
Independent Director8.58yrsUS$221.00k0.0023%
$ 562.8k

6.6yrs

Average Tenure

64yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: MG's board of directors are considered experienced (6.6 years average tenure).


Ownership

Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: MG insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Magna International Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Magna International Inc.
  • Ticker: MG
  • Exchange: TSX
  • Founded: 1957
  • Industry: Auto Parts and Equipment
  • Sector: Automobiles
  • Market Cap: CA$24.052b
  • Shares outstanding: 299.26m
  • Website: https://www.magna.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Magna International Inc.
  • 337 Magna Drive
  • Aurora
  • Ontario
  • L4G 7K1
  • Canada

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
MGANYSE (New York Stock Exchange)YesCommon SharesUSUSDFeb 1977
MGTSX (The Toronto Stock Exchange)YesCommon SharesCACADFeb 1977
MGADB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesCommon SharesDEEURFeb 1977
MGA NBMV (Bolsa Mexicana de Valores)YesCommon SharesMXMXNFeb 1977
MGSWX (SIX Swiss Exchange)YesCommon SharesCHCHFFeb 1977

Biography

Magna International Inc. designs, engineers, and manufactures components, assemblies, systems, subsystems, and modules for original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) of vehicles and light trucks worldwide. Th...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/12/02 23:25
End of Day Share Price2020/12/02 00:00
Earnings2020/09/30
Annual Earnings2019/12/31


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.