Egypt Free Shops Co. imports and sells foreign and domestic goods through free shops.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||ج.م7.27|
|52 Week High||ج.م5.81|
|52 Week Low||ج.م9.46|
|1 Month Change||-19.49%|
|3 Month Change||1.68%|
|1 Year Change||21.57%|
|3 Year Change||15.40%|
|5 Year Change||139.15%|
|Change since IPO||401.76%|
Recent News & Updates
|MFSC||EG Specialty Retail||EG Market|
Return vs Industry: MFSC underperformed the EG Specialty Retail industry which returned 69.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: MFSC exceeded the EG Market which returned 9.6% over the past year.
Stable Share Price: MFSC is not significantly more volatile than the rest of EG stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 7% a week.
Volatility Over Time: MFSC's weekly volatility (7%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Egypt Free Shops Co. imports and sells foreign and domestic goods through free shops. Its products include perfumes and beauty products, housewares, leather products, furniture and carpets, and devices. The company was founded in 1975 and is based in Giza, Egypt.
Egypt Free Shops Fundamentals Summary
|MFSC fundamental statistics|
Is MFSC overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|MFSC income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||ج.م511.83m|
Last Reported Earnings
Jun 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||1.21|
|Net Profit Margin||16.34%|
How did MFSC perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
16.5%Current Dividend Yield
Is Egypt Free Shops 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: MFSC (EGP7.27) is trading below our estimate of fair value (EGP28.95)
Significantly Below Fair Value: MFSC is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: MFSC is good value based on its PE Ratio (6x) compared to the African Specialty Retail industry average (9.2x).
PE vs Market: MFSC is good value based on its PE Ratio (6x) compared to the EG market (11.8x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate MFSC's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: MFSC is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (2.3x) compared to the XF Specialty Retail industry average (1.6x).
How is Egypt Free Shops 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 Egypt Free Shops 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 Egypt Free Shops performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: MFSC has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: MFSC's current net profit margins (16.3%) are higher than last year (13.8%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: MFSC's earnings have grown by 8.1% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: MFSC's earnings growth over the past year (21.4%) exceeds its 5-year average (8.1% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: MFSC earnings growth over the past year (21.4%) underperformed the Specialty Retail industry 55.4%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: MFSC's Return on Equity (43.4%) is considered outstanding.
How is Egypt Free Shops's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: MFSC's short term assets (EGP375.0M) exceed its short term liabilities (EGP134.4M).
Long Term Liabilities: MFSC's short term assets (EGP375.0M) exceed its long term liabilities (EGP4.6M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: MFSC's debt to equity ratio (2.4%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: MFSC's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 3.2% to 2.4% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: MFSC's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (2415.4%).
Interest Coverage: MFSC earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Egypt Free Shops's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: MFSC's dividend (16.5%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the EG market (2.6%).
High Dividend: MFSC's dividend (16.5%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the EG market (7.53%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, MFSC has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.
Growing Dividend: MFSC's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 4 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its high payout ratio (99.4%), MFSC's dividend payments are not well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Ashraf Zain Ahmed Ahmed serves as Chairman and Managing Director at Egypt Free Shops Co.
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.
Egypt Free Shops Co.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Egypt Free Shops Co.
- Ticker: MFSC
- Exchange: CASE
- Founded: 1975
- Industry: Specialty Stores
- Sector: Retail
- Market Cap: ج.م681.563m
- Shares outstanding: 93.75m
- Website: https://www.efsco.net
- Egypt Free Shops Co.
- 106 Gameat Al Dewal Al Arabia St
- Mohandiseen Area
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/10/20 15:25|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/10/20 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.