MS INTERNATIONAL plc, together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, sells, and services specialist engineering products in Europe, North America, and internationally.
Flawless balance sheet average dividend payer.
Share Price & News
How has MS INTERNATIONAL's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: MSI has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
GB Aerospace & Defense
1 Year Return
GB Aerospace & Defense
Return vs Industry: MSI underperformed the UK Aerospace & Defense industry which returned 36.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: MSI underperformed the UK Market which returned 6.5% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is MS INTERNATIONAL's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is MS INTERNATIONAL 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: MSI (£1.62) is trading below our estimate of fair value (£1.97)
Significantly Below Fair Value: MSI is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: MSI is good value based on its PE Ratio (30.2x) compared to the Aerospace & Defense industry average (32x).
PE vs Market: MSI is poor value based on its PE Ratio (30.2x) compared to the UK market (18.6x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate MSI's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: MSI is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.8x) compared to the GB Aerospace & Defense industry average (2.6x).
How is MS INTERNATIONAL 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 MS INTERNATIONAL 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 MS INTERNATIONAL performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: MSI has a large one-off loss of £1.3M impacting its October 31 2019 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: MSI's current net profit margins (1.2%) are lower than last year (6.4%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: MSI's earnings have grown significantly by 20% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: MSI's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: MSI had negative earnings growth (-80.7%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Aerospace & Defense industry average (-13.2%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: MSI's Return on Equity (2.6%) is considered low.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is MS INTERNATIONAL's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: MSI's short term assets (£45.1M) exceed its short term liabilities (£28.8M).
Long Term Liabilities: MSI's short term assets (£45.1M) exceed its long term liabilities (£9.8M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: MSI is debt free.
Reducing Debt: MSI has not had any debt for past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: MSI has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: MSI has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
Inventory Level: MSI has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: Insufficient data to determine if MSI's debt is covered by short term assets.
What is MS INTERNATIONAL's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: MSI's dividend (5.09%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (1.8%).
High Dividend: MSI's dividend (5.09%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (5.07%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: MSI's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: MSI's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its high payout ratio (153.9%), MSI'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?
MS INTERNATIONAL has no CEO, or we have no data on them.
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.
MS INTERNATIONAL plc's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: MS INTERNATIONAL plc
- Ticker: MSI
- Exchange: AIM
- Founded: 1960
- Industry: Aerospace and Defense
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: UK£26.738m
- Shares outstanding: 16.50m
- Website: https://www.msiplc.com
Number of Employees
- MS INTERNATIONAL plc
- Balby Carr Bank
- South Yorkshire
- DN4 8DH
- United Kingdom
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MS INTERNATIONAL plc, together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, sells, and services specialist engineering products in Europe, North America, and internationally. It operates through Defence, Forgings, Petrol Station Superstructures, and Petrol Station Branding divisions. The company offers defense equipment and open die forgings. It also engages in the design, manufacture, construction, branding, maintenance, and restyling of petrol station superstructures and forecourts. In addition, the company provides fork-arms for the fork lift truck, construction, agricultural, and quarrying equipment industries. MS INTERNATIONAL plc was incorporated in 1960 and is based in Doncaster, the United Kingdom.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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