Lecico Egypt (S.A.E.) produces and sells sanitary ware products and tiles in Egypt and Lebanon.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||ج.م3.00|
|52 Week High||ج.م2.80|
|52 Week Low||ج.م6.36|
|1 Month Change||-33.04%|
|3 Month Change||-41.06%|
|1 Year Change||-32.74%|
|3 Year Change||-23.08%|
|5 Year Change||46.34%|
|Change since IPO||-87.97%|
Recent News & Updates
|LCSW||EG Building||EG Market|
Return vs Industry: LCSW underperformed the EG Building industry which returned 21.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: LCSW underperformed the EG Market which returned 12.4% over the past year.
Stable Share Price: LCSW is not significantly more volatile than the rest of EG stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 7% a week.
Volatility Over Time: LCSW's weekly volatility (7%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Lecico Egypt (S.A.E.) produces and sells sanitary ware products and tiles in Egypt and Lebanon. The company operates through Sanitary Ware, Tile, and Brassware segments. Its products include bathroom suites, toilets, washbasins, and bidets and urinals; and kitchen sinks, shower trays, seat covers, and taps, as well as other complementary products.
Lecico Egypt (S.A.E.) Fundamentals Summary
|LCSW fundamental statistics|
Is LCSW overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|LCSW income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||ج.م2.04b|
Last Reported Earnings
Jun 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||-1.21|
|Net Profit Margin||-4.02%|
How did LCSW perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
Is Lecico Egypt (S.A.E.) 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: LCSW (EGP3) is trading below our estimate of fair value (EGP5.21)
Significantly Below Fair Value: LCSW is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: LCSW is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the African Building industry average.
PE vs Market: LCSW is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the EG market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate LCSW's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: LCSW is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.2x) compared to the XF Building industry average (1.4x).
How is Lecico Egypt (S.A.E.) forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Capital Goods 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 Lecico Egypt (S.A.E.) 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 Lecico Egypt (S.A.E.) performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: LCSW is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: LCSW is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: LCSW is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 34.5% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare LCSW's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: LCSW is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Building industry (6.6%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: LCSW has a negative Return on Equity (-5.8%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Lecico Egypt (S.A.E.)'s financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: LCSW's short term assets (EGP1.9B) do not cover its short term liabilities (EGP1.9B).
Long Term Liabilities: LCSW's short term assets (EGP1.9B) exceed its long term liabilities (EGP72.7M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: LCSW's debt to equity ratio (76.4%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: LCSW's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 143.9% to 76.4% over the past 5 years.
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: Whilst unprofitable LCSW has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if it maintains its current positive free cash flow level.
Forecast Cash Runway: LCSW is unprofitable but has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years, due to free cash flow being positive and growing by 48.5% per year.
What is Lecico Egypt (S.A.E.) current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate LCSW's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate LCSW'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 LCSW's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if LCSW's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: LCSW is not paying a notable dividend for the EG market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of LCSW's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the EG market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Taher Gargour (52 yo)
Mr. Taher G. Gargour has been Managing Director at Lecico Egypt S.A.E. since July 1, 2012 and serves as its Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Gargour served as Deputy Chief Executive Officer of Lecico Egypt fro...
Experienced Board: LCSW's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 16.1 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.
Lecico Egypt (S.A.E.)'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Lecico Egypt (S.A.E.)
- Ticker: LCSW
- Exchange: CASE
- Founded: 1959
- Industry: Building Products
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: ج.م275.200m
- Shares outstanding: 80.00m
- Website: https://www.lecicoegypt.com
- Lecico Egypt (S.A.E.)
- PO Box 358
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/10/26 16:19|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/10/26 00:00|
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