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UniwaxBRVM:UNXC Stock Report

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13 Oct, 2021


Company Financials
UNXC fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance1/6
Financial Health6/6

UNXC Overview

Uniwax SA manufactures and sells wax clothes in Ivory Coast and internationally.

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Uniwax
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceXOF2,005.00
52 Week HighXOF0
52 Week LowXOF0
1 Month Change0.25%
3 Month Change25.71%
1 Year Change147.53%
3 Year Change-19.80%
5 Year Change-58.23%
Change since IPO118.89%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

UNXCCI LuxuryCI Market

Return vs Industry: UNXC exceeded the CI Luxury industry which returned 42.2% over the past year.

Return vs Market: UNXC exceeded the CI Market which returned 53.3% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is UNXC's price volatile compared to industry and market?
UNXC volatility
UNXC Beta0.23
Industry Beta0.51
Market Beta1

Stable Share Price: UNXC is not significantly more volatile than the rest of CI stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 6% a week.

Volatility Over Time: UNXC's weekly volatility (6%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

1968n/aJean Menudier

Uniwax SA manufactures and sells wax clothes in Ivory Coast and internationally. It offers wax block, wax print, and fancy fabrics under the Uniwax brand. The company was founded in 1968 and is based in Yopougon, Ivory Coast.

Uniwax Fundamentals Summary

How do Uniwax's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
UNXC fundamental statistics
Market CapXOF41.60b
Earnings (TTM)XOF801.28m
Revenue (TTM)XOF36.88b


P/E Ratio


P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
UNXC income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueXOF26.85b
Gross ProfitXOF10.03b

Last Reported Earnings

Mar 31, 2021

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)38.62
Gross Margin27.21%
Net Profit Margin2.17%
Debt/Equity Ratio5.7%

How did UNXC perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison



Current Dividend Yield


Payout Ratio


Is Uniwax 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: UNXC (CFA2005) is trading above our estimate of fair value (CFA100.91)

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

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: UNXC is poor value based on its PE Ratio (51.9x) compared to the Global Luxury industry average (16.3x).

PE vs Market: UNXC is poor value based on its PE Ratio (51.9x) compared to the CI market (8.3x).

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate UNXC's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: UNXC is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.9x) compared to the XF Luxury industry average (1.1x).

Future Growth

How is Uniwax forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?


Forecasted Consumer Durables 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 Uniwax 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.

Past Performance

How has Uniwax performed over the past 5 years?


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: UNXC has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: UNXC's current net profit margins (2.2%) are lower than last year (6.5%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: UNXC's earnings have declined by 27.3% per year over the past 5 years.

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

Earnings vs Industry: UNXC had negative earnings growth (-68.4%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Luxury industry average (48.6%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: UNXC's Return on Equity (3.7%) is considered low.

Financial Health

How is Uniwax's financial position?

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: UNXC's short term assets (CFA16.7B) exceed its short term liabilities (CFA9.8B).

Long Term Liabilities: UNXC's short term assets (CFA16.7B) exceed its long term liabilities (CFA1.2B).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: UNXC's debt to equity ratio (5.7%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: UNXC's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 16.2% to 5.7% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: UNXC's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (235.7%).

Interest Coverage: UNXC earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.

Balance Sheet


What is Uniwax current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: UNXC's dividend (1%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the CI market (4.29%).

High Dividend: UNXC's dividend (1%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the CI market (10.26%).

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: UNXC is not paying a notable dividend for the CI market, therefore no need to check if payments are stable.

Growing Dividend: UNXC is not paying a notable dividend for the CI market, therefore no need to check if payments are increasing.

Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.

Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of UNXC's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the CI market.

Next Steps


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


Jean Menudier

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Sir Jean Louis Menudier serves as President of the Board & Chief Executive Officer at Uniwax SA.


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.

Ownership Breakdown

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

Top Shareholders

Company Information

Uniwax SA's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Uniwax SA
  • Ticker: UNXC
  • Exchange: BRVM
  • Founded: 1968
  • Industry: Textiles
  • Sector: Consumer Durables
  • Market Cap: XOF41.604b
  • Shares outstanding: 20.75m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • Uniwax SA
  • Zone Industrielle
  • Yopougon
  • Ivory Coast


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/10/13 21:21
End of Day Share Price2021/10/13 00:00
Annual Earnings2020/12/31

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.