Total Gabon engages in the mining, exploration, and production of crude oil in Gabon.
Undervalued with excellent balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Total Gabon's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: EC has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
FR Oil and Gas
1 Year Return
FR Oil and Gas
Return vs Industry: EC exceeded the French Oil and Gas industry which returned -32.8% over the past year.
Return vs Market: EC underperformed the French Market which returned -8.9% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Total Gabon's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 month ago | Simply Wall StDon't Race Out To Buy Total Gabon (EPA:EC) Just Because It's Going Ex-Dividend
1 month ago | Simply Wall StSome Total Gabon (EPA:EC) Shareholders Have Copped A Big 64% Share Price Drop
2 months ago | Simply Wall StShould You Use Total Gabon's (EPA:EC) Statutory Earnings To Analyse It?
Is Total Gabon 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: EC (€104) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€1516.13)
Significantly Below Fair Value: EC is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: EC is good value based on its PE Ratio (10.5x) compared to the FR Oil and Gas industry average (10.8x).
PE vs Market: EC is good value based on its PE Ratio (10.5x) compared to the French market (14.9x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate EC's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: EC is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.3x) compared to the FR Oil and Gas industry average (0.6x).
How is Total Gabon forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Energy 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 Total Gabon 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.
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How has Total Gabon performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: EC has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: EC's current net profit margins (6.2%) are lower than last year (28.5%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: EC's earnings have grown significantly by 54.7% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: EC's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: EC had negative earnings growth (-80.5%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Oil and Gas industry average (0.4%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: EC's Return on Equity (2.4%) is considered low.
How is Total Gabon's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: EC's short term assets ($1.1B) exceed its short term liabilities ($270.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: EC's short term assets ($1.1B) do not cover its long term liabilities ($2.0B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: EC's debt to equity ratio (3.2%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: EC's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 21.1% to 3.2% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: EC's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (714.7%).
Interest Coverage: EC's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (41.4x coverage).
What is Total Gabon current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: EC's dividend (9.35%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the French market (1.72%).
High Dividend: EC's dividend (9.35%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the French market (4.89%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: EC's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: EC's dividend payments have fallen over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its high payout ratio (98.3%), EC'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?
Average board tenure
Stéphane Bassene (42yo)
Mr. Stéphane Bassene serves as Director at Total Gabon since August 29, 2019 and also serves as it Managing Director since 2019.
|MD & Director||1.5yrs||no data||no data|
|Deputy CEO & Director||2.67yrs||no data||no data|
|Director||1.25yrs||no data||no data|
|Director of Business Development & Director||0.92yr||no data||no data|
|Director||3.25yrs||no data||no data|
|Director||2.67yrs||no data||no data|
|Director||2.25yrs||no data||no data|
|Director||1.25yrs||no data||no data|
|President of the Board||0.92yr||no data||no data|
Experienced Board: EC's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.3 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
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.
Total Gabon's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Total Gabon
- Ticker: EC
- Exchange: ENXTPA
- Founded: 1949
- Industry: Oil and Gas Exploration and Production
- Sector: Energy
- Market Cap: €468.000m
- Shares outstanding: 4.50m
- Website: https://www.total.ga
Number of Employees
- Total Gabon
- Boulevard Hourcq
- BP 525
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|RZW||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Jan 1992|
|EC||ENXTPA (Euronext Paris)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||FR||EUR||Jan 1992|
|0IUV||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||EUR||Jan 1992|
|ECP||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||EUR||Jan 1992|
Total Gabon engages in the mining, exploration, and production of crude oil in Gabon. As of December 31, 2018, the company held mining exploration area that covers approximately 9,076 square kilometers. It also holds interests in operated and non-operated production fields. The company was founded in 1949 and is headquartered in Port-Gentil, Gabon.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/07/11 20:56|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/07/10 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.