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Market Cap

UK£2.8b

Last Updated

2021/05/07 01:52 UTC

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Executive Summary

Ferrexpo plc mines for, develops, processes, produces, markets, exports, and sells iron ore pellets to the metallurgical industry. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Flawless balance sheet with outstanding track record and pays a dividend.


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Share Price & News

How has Ferrexpo's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: FXPO is not significantly more volatile than the rest of UK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 7% a week.

Volatility Over Time: FXPO's weekly volatility (7%) has been stable over the past year.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

6.7%

FXPO

5.7%

GB Metals and Mining

1.2%

GB Market


1 Year Return

243.0%

FXPO

77.4%

GB Metals and Mining

25.5%

GB Market

Return vs Industry: FXPO exceeded the UK Metals and Mining industry which returned 79.1% over the past year.

Return vs Market: FXPO exceeded the UK Market which returned 26.4% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

FXPOIndustryMarket
7 Day6.7%5.7%1.2%
30 Day21.9%12.4%3.3%
90 Day57.4%18.2%8.6%
1 Year318.4%243.0%86.3%77.4%31.0%25.5%
3 Year181.2%94.3%62.6%39.8%11.9%-1.0%
5 Year2,105.6%1,318.8%277.1%189.0%50.5%22.0%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Ferrexpo's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is Ferrexpo undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

22.0%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: FXPO (£4.68) is trading below our estimate of fair value (£6)

Significantly Below Fair Value: FXPO is trading below fair value by more than 20%.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: FXPO is good value based on its PE Ratio (6x) compared to the GB Metals and Mining industry average (11.8x).

PE vs Market: FXPO is good value based on its PE Ratio (6x) compared to the UK market (25.8x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: FXPO's earnings are forecast to decline next year, so we can't calculate its PEG ratio.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: FXPO is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (2.6x) compared to the GB Metals and Mining industry average (2x).


Future Growth

How is Ferrexpo forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 7 analysts?

-15.1%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: FXPO's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-15.1% per year).

Earnings vs Market: FXPO's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-15.1% per year).

High Growth Earnings: FXPO's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: FXPO's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-1.4% per year).

High Growth Revenue: FXPO's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-1.4% per year).


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: FXPO's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (17%).


Past Performance

How has Ferrexpo performed over the past 5 years?

30.2%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: FXPO has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: FXPO's current net profit margins (37.4%) are higher than last year (26.7%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: FXPO's earnings have grown significantly by 30.2% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: FXPO's earnings growth over the past year (57.9%) exceeds its 5-year average (30.2% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: FXPO earnings growth over the past year (57.9%) exceeded the Metals and Mining industry 18.4%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: FXPO's Return on Equity (42.6%) is considered outstanding.


Financial Health

How is Ferrexpo's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: FXPO's short term assets ($625.9M) exceed its short term liabilities ($295.9M).

Long Term Liabilities: FXPO's short term assets ($625.9M) exceed its long term liabilities ($167.6M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: FXPO's debt to equity ratio (17.3%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: FXPO's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 362.5% to 17.3% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: FXPO's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (267%).

Interest Coverage: FXPO's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (91.8x coverage).


Balance Sheet


Dividend

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

11.17%

Current Dividend Yield


Upcoming Dividend Payment

TodayMay 07 2021Ex Dividend DateJun 17 2021Dividend Pay DateJul 01 202114 days from Ex DividendBuy in the next 40 days to receive the upcoming dividend

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: FXPO's dividend (11.17%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (1.36%).

High Dividend: FXPO's dividend (11.17%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (4.06%)


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: FXPO's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: FXPO's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (6.1%), FXPO's dividend payments are thoroughly covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: FXPO's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (51.2% payout ratio).


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Management

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

1.0yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Jim North

1

Tenure

US$1,534,679

Compensation

Mr. James North, also known as Jim, serves as Executive Director at Ferrexpo Plc since July 6, 2020. He serves as the Group Chief Operating Officer of Ferrexpo Plc and as its Acting Chief Executive Officer...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Jim's total compensation ($USD1.53M) is about average for companies of similar size in the UK market ($USD1.68M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare Jim's compensation with company performance.


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: FXPO's management team is not considered experienced ( 1 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.


Board Members

Experienced Board: FXPO's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.8 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.


Ownership

Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: FXPO insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

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


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Ferrexpo plc's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Ferrexpo plc
  • Ticker: FXPO
  • Exchange: LSE
  • Founded: 2005
  • Industry: Steel
  • Sector: Materials
  • Market Cap: UK£2.752b
  • Shares outstanding: 587.70m
  • Website: https://www.ferrexpo.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Ferrexpo plc
  • Bahnhofstrasse 13
  • Baar
  • Zug
  • 6340
  • Switzerland

Listings


Biography

Ferrexpo plc mines for, develops, processes, produces, markets, exports, and sells iron ore pellets to the metallurgical industry. It operates two mines and a processing plant near Kremenchug in Ukraine; a...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/05/07 01:52
End of Day Share Price2021/05/06 00:00
Earnings2020/12/31
Annual Earnings2020/12/31


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