Express Kenya Limited provides clearing and forwarding services for air and sea, and warehousing and logistic services in Kenya.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||KSh4.40|
|52 Week High||KSh2.50|
|52 Week Low||KSh4.90|
|1 Month Change||0%|
|3 Month Change||0%|
|1 Year Change||-2.22%|
|3 Year Change||-12.87%|
|5 Year Change||33.33%|
|Change since IPO||-94.36%|
Recent News & Updates
|XPRS||KE Transportation||KE Market|
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.
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
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
|XPRS fundamental statistics|
Is XPRS overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|XPRS income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||KSh28.69m|
Last Reported Earnings
Jun 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||-0.93|
|Net Profit Margin||-211.79%|
How did XPRS perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
Is Express Kenya undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
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).
How is Express Kenya forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
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.
How has Express Kenya performed over the past 5 years?
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.
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.
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.
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.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Mr. Hector Diniz serves as the Chief Executive Officer, Managing Director and Executive Director of Express Kenya Ltd.
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.
Express Kenya PLC's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- 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
- Express Kenya PLC
- Express House
- Road A, Off Enterprise Road
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/10/14 14:02|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/10/13 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.