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TransCenturyNASE:TCL Stock Report

Market Cap

KSh525.3m

7D

0%

1Y

-8.5%

Updated

17 Oct, 2021

Data

Company Financials
TCL fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation0/6
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance0/6
Financial Health0/6
Dividends0/6

TCL Overview

TransCentury PLC operates as an infrastructure company in East, Central, and Southern Africa.

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for TransCentury
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceKSh1.40
52 Week HighKSh1.01
52 Week LowKSh1.67
Beta0
1 Month Change2.19%
3 Month Change21.74%
1 Year Change-8.50%
3 Year Change-61.11%
5 Year Change-82.39%
Change since IPO-97.54%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

TCLKE ElectricalKE Market
7D0%4.0%1.7%
1Y-8.5%10.6%30.0%

Return vs Industry: TCL underperformed the KE Electrical industry which returned 6.2% over the past year.

Return vs Market: TCL underperformed the KE Market which returned 30% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is TCL's price volatile compared to industry and market?
TCL volatility
TCL Beta0
Industry Beta0.53
Market Beta1

Stable Share Price: TCL is more volatile than 90% of KE stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 9% a week.

Volatility Over Time: TCL's weekly volatility (9%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of KE stocks.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
1997n/aBazz Njiinuhttps://www.transcentury.co.ke

TransCentury PLC operates as an infrastructure company in East, Central, and Southern Africa. The company operates through three divisions: Power, Infrastructure Projects, and Engineering. The Power division manufactures cables, such as overhead conductors, power and control cables, specialty and design cables, building wires, data and communication cables, instrumentation and control cables, and mining cables; transformers, including distribution and power transformers; switchgears consisting of low and medium voltage switchgears, as well as automation and control panels; and SDMO and power generators.

TransCentury Fundamentals Summary

How do TransCentury's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
TCL fundamental statistics
Market CapKSh525.28m
Earnings (TTM)-KSh3.98b
Revenue (TTM)KSh5.70b

0x

P/S Ratio

0x

P/E Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
TCL income statement (TTM)
RevenueKSh5.70b
Cost of RevenueKSh3.88b
Gross ProfitKSh1.83b
ExpensesKSh5.81b
Earnings-KSh3.98b

Last Reported Earnings

Dec 31, 2019

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)0
Gross Margin0.00%
Net Profit Margin0.00%
Debt/Equity Ratio0.0%

How did TCL perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Valuation

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


In this section, we usually try to help investors determine whether TransCentury is trading at an attractive price based on the cash flow it is expected to produce in the future. But as TransCentury has not provided consistent financial data, and the stock also has no analyst forecast or coverage, its intrinsic value cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst consensus cash flow predictions.

This is quite a rare situation as 89% of companies covered by Simply Wall St do have a valuation analysis.


Future Growth

How is TransCentury forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

24.2%

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 TransCentury 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.


Past Performance

How has TransCentury performed over the past 5 years?

6.4%

Historical Capital Goods annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: Insufficient data to determine if TCL has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: Insufficient data to determine if TCL's profit margins have improved over the past year.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: Insufficient data to determine if TCL's year-on-year earnings growth rate was positive over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: Insufficient data to compare TCL's past year earnings growth to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: Insufficient data to determine if TCL's earnings growth over the past year exceeded the Electrical industry average.


Return on Equity

High ROE: TCL has a negative Return on Equity (0%), as it is currently unprofitable.


Financial Health

How is TransCentury's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: Insufficient data to determine if TCL's short term assets cover its short term liabilities.

Long Term Liabilities: Insufficient data to determine if TCL's short term assets cover its long term liabilities.


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: Insufficient data to calculate TCL's debt to equity ratio to determine if it is satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if TCL's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if TCL's debt is well covered by operating cash flow.

Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if TCL's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.


Balance Sheet


Dividend

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


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate TCL's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate TCL's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if TCL's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if TCL's dividend payments have been increasing.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: TCL is not paying a notable dividend for the KE market.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of TCL's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the KE market.


Next Steps

Management

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

4.7yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Bazz Njiinu (43 yo)

4.92yrs

Tenure

KSh35,475,000

Compensation

Mr. Nganga Njiinu, also known as Bazz, CFA, has been the Group Chief Executive Officer of TransCentury PLC since November 4, 2016 and served as its Acting Chief Executive Officer, Head of Corporate Finance...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Insufficient data to establish whether Bazz's total compensation is reasonable compared to companies of similar size in the KE market.

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


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: TCL's management team is considered experienced (4.7 years average tenure).


Board Members

Experienced Board: TCL's board of directors are considered experienced (4.6 years average tenure).


Ownership

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.


Ownership Breakdown

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


Top Shareholders

Company Information

TransCentury PLC's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: TransCentury PLC
  • Ticker: TCL
  • Exchange: NASE
  • Founded: 1997
  • Industry: Electrical Components and Equipment
  • Sector: Capital Goods
  • Market Cap: KSh525.284m
  • Shares outstanding: 375.20m
  • Website: https://www.transcentury.co.ke

Number of Employees


Location

  • TransCentury PLC
  • West End Towers
  • 8th Floor
  • Nairobi
  • 100
  • Kenya

Listings


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/10/17 14:03
End of Day Share Price2021/10/15 00:00
Earnings2019/12/31
Annual Earnings2019/12/31


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.