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
Excellent balance sheet with reasonable growth potential and pays a dividend.
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.
7 Day Return
CA Auto Components
1 Year Return
CA Auto Components
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.
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?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StDoes Magna International's (TSE:MG) Share Price Gain of 34% Match Its Business Performance?
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StHave Insiders Sold Magna International Inc. (TSE:MG) Shares Recently?
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Is Magna International 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: 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).
How is Magna International forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 15 analysts?
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%).
How has Magna International performed over the past 5 years?
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.
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 ($6.8B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: MG's debt to equity ratio (37.8%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: MG's debt to equity ratio has increased from 18.6% to 37.8% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: MG's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (69.1%).
Interest Coverage: MG's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (12.4x coverage).
What is Magna International current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: MG's dividend (2.63%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Canadian market (1.61%).
High Dividend: MG's dividend (2.63%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Canadian market (5.31%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: MG's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: MG's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its high payout ratio (104.9%), MG's dividend payments are not well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: MG's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (23.3% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Don Walker (63 yo)
Mr. Donald James Walker, also known as Don, PEng, serves on several boards including the Automotive Parts Manufacturers Association and the Humber College Foundation. He serves as Chief Executive Officer o...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Don's total compensation ($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.
|CEO & Director||10.08yrs||US$18.21m||0.56% |
|President and President of Magna Power & Vision||0.92yr||US$3.67m||0.023% |
|Executive VP & CFO||23yrs||US$7.33m||0.29% |
|Executive VP||13.58yrs||US$7.28m||0% |
|Executive Vice President||13yrs||US$2.93m||0.018% |
|Vice President of Investor Relations||17.08yrs||no data||no data|
|Executive VP & Chief Legal Officer||0.92yr||no data||0.010% |
|Chief Compliance Officer||no data||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Corporate Communications & PR||no data||no data||no data|
|Executive VP and Chief Sales & Marketing Officer||0.92yr||no data||0.0071% |
|Executive VP & Chief Human Resources Officer||1.92yrs||no data||0.0016% |
|Senior Vice President of Finance||1.92yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: MG's management team is seasoned and experienced (6 years average tenure).
|CEO & Director||10.08yrs||US$18.21m||0.56% |
|Independent Chairman of the Board||8.58yrs||US$500.00k||0.00062% |
|Independent Director||2.58yrs||US$230.00k||no data|
|Independent Director||3.58yrs||US$265.00k||no data|
|Non-Independent & Non-Executive Director||8.58yrs||US$822.00k||no data|
|Independent Director||9.58yrs||US$323.00k||0.000040% |
|Independent Director||6.58yrs||US$225.00k||0.0022% |
|Independent Director||0.92yr||US$87.00k||no data|
|Independent Director||6.58yrs||US$253.00k||no data|
|Independent Director||1.58yrs||US$145.00k||0.00067% |
|Independent Director||3.33yrs||US$244.00k||no data|
|Independent Director||8.58yrs||US$221.00k||0.0023% |
Experienced Board: MG's board of directors are considered experienced (6.6 years average tenure).
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
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Magna International Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- 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
- Magna International Inc.
- 337 Magna Drive
- L4G 7K1
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|MGA||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||US||USD||Feb 1977|
|MG||TSX (The Toronto Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||CA||CAD||Feb 1977|
|MGA||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Shares||DE||EUR||Feb 1977|
|MGA N||BMV (Bolsa Mexicana de Valores)||Yes||Common Shares||MX||MXN||Feb 1977|
|MG||SWX (SIX Swiss Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||CH||CHF||Feb 1977|
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
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/12/02 23:25|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/12/02 00:00|
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