Eveready East Africa PLC, a consumer goods company, supplies portable power solutions in Kenya.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||KSh1.00|
|52 Week High||KSh0.85|
|52 Week Low||KSh1.50|
|1 Month Change||-1.96%|
|3 Month Change||2.04%|
|1 Year Change||8.70%|
|3 Year Change||-28.57%|
|5 Year Change||-58.33%|
|Change since IPO||-90.91%|
Recent News & Updates
|EVRD||KE Retail Distributors||KE Market|
Return vs Industry: EVRD underperformed the KE Retail Distributors industry which returned 44.7% over the past year.
Return vs Market: EVRD underperformed the KE Market which returned 28.2% over the past year.
Stable Share Price: EVRD is more volatile than 90% of KE stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 9% a week.
Volatility Over Time: EVRD's weekly volatility (9%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of KE stocks.
About the Company
Eveready East Africa PLC, a consumer goods company, supplies portable power solutions in Kenya. The company operates through three segments: Automotive, Lighting, and Household. The Automotive segment sells maintenance free car batteries and vented car batteries, as well as battery water and battery acids.
Eveready East Africa Fundamentals Summary
|EVRD fundamental statistics|
Is EVRD overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|EVRD income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||KSh73.59m|
Last Reported Earnings
Mar 31, 2021
Next Earnings Date
Jan 31, 2022
|Earnings per share (EPS)||-0.38|
|Net Profit Margin||-85.99%|
How did EVRD perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
Is Eveready East Africa undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Book (PB) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate EVRD's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate EVRD's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: EVRD is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the African Retail Distributors industry average.
PE vs Market: EVRD is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the KE market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate EVRD's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: EVRD is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (14x) compared to the XF Retail Distributors industry average (3.5x).
How is Eveready East Africa forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Retail 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 Eveready East Africa 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.
How has Eveready East Africa performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: EVRD is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: EVRD is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: EVRD is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 27.6% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare EVRD's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: EVRD is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Retail Distributors industry (-7.8%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: EVRD has a negative Return on Equity (-532.33%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Eveready East Africa's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: EVRD's short term assets (KES128.6M) do not cover its short term liabilities (KES143.8M).
Long Term Liabilities: EVRD's short term assets (KES128.6M) exceed its long term liabilities (KES10.5M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: EVRD's debt to equity ratio (127.6%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: EVRD's debt to equity ratio has increased from 50.5% to 127.6% over the past 5 years.
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: EVRD has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: EVRD has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of 3.6% each year
What is Eveready East Africa current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate EVRD's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate EVRD'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 EVRD's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if EVRD's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of EVRD's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the KE market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Mr. Thomas Masaki is Acting MD & Director of Eveready East Africa PLC from March 19, 2021.
Experienced Board: EVRD's board of directors are considered experienced (3.1 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.
Eveready East Africa PLC's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Eveready East Africa PLC
- Ticker: EVRD
- Exchange: NASE
- Founded: 1967
- Industry: Distributors
- Sector: Retail
- Market Cap: KSh210.000m
- Shares outstanding: 210.00m
- Website: https://www.eveready.co.ke
Number of Employees
- Eveready East Africa PLC
- Sameer Industrial Park
- Mombasa/ Enterprise Road Junction
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/10/21 18:13|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/10/21 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.