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XPRS

Express KenyaNASE:XPRS Stock Report

Market Cap

KSh209.9m

7D

0%

1Y

-2.2%

Updated

14 Oct, 2021

Data

Company Financials
XPRS fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation2/6
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance0/6
Financial Health4/6
Dividends0/6

XPRS Overview

Express Kenya Limited provides clearing and forwarding services for air and sea, and warehousing and logistic services in Kenya.

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Express Kenya
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceKSh4.40
52 Week HighKSh2.50
52 Week LowKSh4.90
Beta0.13
1 Month Change0%
3 Month Change0%
1 Year Change-2.22%
3 Year Change-12.87%
5 Year Change33.33%
Change since IPO-94.36%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

XPRSKE TransportationKE Market
7D0%-3.2%-0.3%
1Y-2.2%20.6%28.8%

Return vs Industry: XPRS underperformed the KE Transportation industry which returned 21.1% over the past year.

Return vs Market: XPRS underperformed the KE Market which returned 28.1% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is XPRS's price volatile compared to industry and market?
XPRS volatility
XPRS Beta0.13
Industry Beta0.98
Market Beta1

Stable Share Price: Insufficient data to determine XPRS's volatility over the past 3 months.

Volatility Over Time: Insufficient data to determine XPRS's volatility change over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
n/an/aHector Dinizhttps://www.expresskenya.co.ke

Express Kenya Limited provides clearing and forwarding services for air and sea, and warehousing and logistic services in Kenya. The company operates through three segments: Clearing and Forwarding, Warehousing, and Real Estate. The company transports goods within Kenya, as well as within the COMESA region, including countries, such as South Sudan, North Sudan, Ethiopia, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, Burundi, and the Congo.

Express Kenya Fundamentals Summary

How do Express Kenya's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
XPRS fundamental statistics
Market CapKSh209.93m
Earnings (TTM)-KSh44.29m
Revenue (TTM)KSh20.91m

10.0x

P/S Ratio

-4.7x

P/E Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
XPRS income statement (TTM)
RevenueKSh20.91m
Cost of RevenueKSh28.69m
Gross Profit-KSh7.77m
ExpensesKSh36.52m
Earnings-KSh44.29m

Last Reported Earnings

Jun 30, 2021

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)-0.93
Gross Margin-37.17%
Net Profit Margin-211.79%
Debt/Equity Ratio46.0%

How did XPRS perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Valuation

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

15.7%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: XPRS (KES4.4) is trading below our estimate of fair value (KES5.22)

Significantly Below Fair Value: XPRS is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: XPRS is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Global Transportation industry average.

PE vs Market: XPRS 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 XPRS's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: XPRS is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.3x) compared to the XF Transportation industry average (0.5x).


Future Growth

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

25.6%

Forecasted Transportation 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 Express Kenya 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 Express Kenya performed over the past 5 years?

26.9%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: XPRS is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: XPRS is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: XPRS is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 26.9% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare XPRS's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: XPRS is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Transportation industry (20.1%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: XPRS has a negative Return on Equity (-7.31%), as it is currently unprofitable.


Financial Health

How is Express Kenya's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: XPRS's short term assets (KES65.2M) exceed its short term liabilities (KES43.0M).

Long Term Liabilities: XPRS's short term assets (KES65.2M) do not cover its long term liabilities (KES666.6M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: XPRS's debt to equity ratio (46%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: XPRS's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 269.7% to 46% over the past 5 years.


Balance Sheet


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: Whilst unprofitable XPRS has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if it maintains its current positive free cash flow level.

Forecast Cash Runway: XPRS is unprofitable but has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years, due to free cash flow being positive and growing by 21.6% per year.


Dividend

What is Express Kenya current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

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

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate XPRS'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 XPRS's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if XPRS'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 XPRS'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?

KSh14m

CEO Compensation


CEO

Hector Diniz

no data

Tenure

KSh14,400,000

Compensation

Mr. Hector Diniz serves as the Chief Executive Officer, Managing Director and Executive Director of Express Kenya Ltd.


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

Express Kenya PLC's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Express Kenya PLC
  • Ticker: XPRS
  • Exchange: NASE
  • Founded: NaN
  • Industry: Trucking
  • Sector: Transportation
  • Market Cap: KSh209.931m
  • Shares outstanding: 47.71m
  • Website: https://www.expresskenya.co.ke

Number of Employees


Location

  • Express Kenya PLC
  • Express House
  • Road A, Off Enterprise Road
  • 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 Analysis2021/10/14 14:02
End of Day Share Price2021/10/13 00:00
Earnings2021/06/30
Annual Earnings2020/12/31


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.