Scancom Plc provides telecommunications services in Ghana. More Details
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Share Price & News
How has Scancom's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: MTNGH is more volatile than 90% of GH stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 7% a week.
Volatility Over Time: MTNGH's weekly volatility (7%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of GH stocks.
7 Day Return
GH Wireless Telecom
1 Year Return
GH Wireless Telecom
Return vs Industry: MTNGH exceeded the GH Wireless Telecom industry which returned 34.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: MTNGH exceeded the GH Market which returned 66.3% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Scancom's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Scancom undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: MTNGH (GHS1.2) is trading above our estimate of fair value (GHS0.92)
Significantly Below Fair Value: MTNGH is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: MTNGH is good value based on its PE Ratio (9.8x) compared to the African Wireless Telecom industry average (16.3x).
PE vs Market: MTNGH is poor value based on its PE Ratio (9.8x) compared to the GH market (3.5x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: MTNGH is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.5x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: MTNGH is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3.9x) compared to the XF Wireless Telecom industry average (3.2x).
How is Scancom forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: MTNGH's forecast earnings growth (20.9% per year) is above the savings rate (9.2%).
Earnings vs Market: MTNGH's earnings (20.9% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the GH market (19.1% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: MTNGH's revenue (18.2% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the GH market (16.7% per year).
High Growth Revenue: MTNGH's revenue (18.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: MTNGH's Return on Equity is forecast to be very high in 3 years time (49.6%).
How has Scancom performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: MTNGH has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: MTNGH's current net profit margins (23.7%) are higher than last year (21%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: MTNGH's earnings have grown significantly by 23.3% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: MTNGH's earnings growth over the past year (31.9%) exceeds its 5-year average (23.3% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: MTNGH earnings growth over the past year (31.9%) exceeded the Wireless Telecom industry 21%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: MTNGH's Return on Equity (39.6%) is considered high.
How is Scancom's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: MTNGH's short term assets (GHS9.1B) exceed its short term liabilities (GHS8.8B).
Long Term Liabilities: MTNGH's short term assets (GHS9.1B) exceed its long term liabilities (GHS2.1B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: MTNGH's debt to equity ratio (17.7%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: MTNGH's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 19.7% to 17.7% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: MTNGH's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (266.8%).
Interest Coverage: MTNGH's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (6.4x coverage).
What is Scancom current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: MTNGH's dividend (6.67%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the GH market (4.33%).
High Dividend: MTNGH's dividend (6.67%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the GH market (8.11%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, MTNGH has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.
Growing Dividend: MTNGH's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 3 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (65.2%), MTNGH's dividend payments are 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
Selorm Adadevoh (47 yo)
Mr. Selorm Adadevoh has been an Executive Director at Scancom Plc since August 8, 2018. He is a Chief Executive Officer of Scancom Plc since June 20, 2018. He was CEO of Digicel Group's Haitian operation, ...
Experienced Board: MTNGH's board of directors are considered experienced (5.3 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.
Scancom Plc's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Scancom Plc
- Ticker: MTNGH
- Exchange: GHSE
- Founded: 1994
- Industry: Wireless Telecommunication Services
- Sector: Telecom
- Market Cap: GH₵14.749b
- Shares outstanding: 12.29b
- Website: https://mtn.com.gh
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Scancom Plc provides telecommunications services in Ghana. It offers voice, data, mobile financial, and other digital services, as well as consultancy services in the mobile banking space. The company’s co...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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