SULTAN Stock Overview
Sultan Center Food Products Company - K.S.C.
Sultan Center Food Products Company - K.S.C. (Public) Competitors
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||د.ك0.16|
|52 Week High||د.ك0.27|
|52 Week Low||د.ك0.15|
|1 Month Change||-9.30%|
|3 Month Change||-21.61%|
|1 Year Change||-9.83%|
|3 Year Change||52.94%|
|5 Year Change||16.42%|
|Change since IPO||-85.11%|
Recent News & Updates
|SULTAN||KW Consumer Retailing||KW Market|
Return vs Industry: SULTAN matched the KW Consumer Retailing industry which returned -9.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SULTAN underperformed the KW Market which returned 23.7% over the past year.
|SULTAN Average Weekly Movement||7.3%|
|Consumer Retailing Industry Average Movement||4.8%|
|Market Average Movement||4.6%|
|10% most volatile stocks in KW Market||8.6%|
|10% least volatile stocks in KW Market||2.6%|
Stable Share Price: SULTAN is more volatile than 75% of KW stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 7% a week.
Volatility Over Time: SULTAN's weekly volatility (7%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of KW stocks.
About the Company
Sultan Center Food Products Company - K.S.C. (Public) operates as an independent supermarket retailer. It operates through Retail, Investments, Contracting, and Real Estate segments. The company operates 60 stores comprising service stores, wholesale/warehouse stores, and convenience stores in Kuwait, Oman, Jordan, and Bahrain.
Sultan Center Food Products Company - K.S.C. (Public) Fundamentals Summary
|SULTAN fundamental statistics|
Is SULTAN overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|SULTAN income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||د.ك170.01m|
Last Reported Earnings
Dec 31, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||0.13|
|Net Profit Margin||17.79%|
How did SULTAN perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
Is Sultan Center Food Products Company - K.S.C. (Public) undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 5/6
Below Fair Value
Significantly Below Fair Value
PE vs Industry
PE vs Market
PB vs Industry
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: SULTAN (KWD0.16) is trading below our estimate of fair value (KWD0.29)
Significantly Below Fair Value: SULTAN is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SULTAN is good value based on its PE Ratio (1.2x) compared to the Asian Consumer Retailing industry average (16.5x).
PE vs Market: SULTAN is good value based on its PE Ratio (1.2x) compared to the KW market (17.4x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate SULTAN's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SULTAN is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.6x) compared to the XA Consumer Retailing industry average (1.4x).
How is Sultan Center Food Products Company - K.S.C. (Public) forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Future Growth Score0/6
Future Growth Score 0/6
Earnings vs Savings Rate
Earnings vs Market
High Growth Earnings
Revenue vs Market
High Growth Revenue
Forecasted Consumer Retailing 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 Sultan Center Food Products Company - K.S.C. (Public) 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 Sultan Center Food Products Company - K.S.C. (Public) performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score3/6
Past Performance Score 3/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SULTAN has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: SULTAN became profitable in the past.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SULTAN has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 79.8% per year.
Accelerating Growth: SULTAN has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: SULTAN has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Consumer Retailing industry (9.5%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: Whilst SULTAN's Return on Equity (48.65%) is outstanding, this metric is skewed due to their high level of debt.
How is Sultan Center Food Products Company - K.S.C. (Public)'s financial position?
Financial Health Score1/6
Financial Health Score 1/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SULTAN's short term assets (KWD37.3M) do not cover its short term liabilities (KWD94.1M).
Long Term Liabilities: SULTAN's short term assets (KWD37.3M) do not cover its long term liabilities (KWD145.7M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SULTAN's net debt to equity ratio (157.7%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: SULTAN's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 2104.5% to 165.4% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: SULTAN's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (8.2%).
Interest Coverage: SULTAN's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (0.8x coverage).
What is Sultan Center Food Products Company - K.S.C. (Public) current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 0/6
Future Dividend Coverage
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate SULTAN's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate SULTAN'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 SULTAN's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if SULTAN's dividend payments have been increasing.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as SULTAN has not reported any payouts.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Mrs. Khadija Oubala is a Chief Executive Officer of Sultan Center Food Products Company - K.S.C. (Public) since March 2019. She served as a Vice President of Investments at National Real Estate Company K.P...
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.
Sultan Center Food Products Company - K.S.C. (Public)'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Sultan Center Food Products Company - K.S.C. (Public)
- Ticker: SULTAN
- Exchange: KWSE
- Founded: 1976
- Industry: Food Retail
- Sector: Consumer Retailing
- Implied Market Cap: د.ك43.588m
- Shares outstanding: 279.41m
- Website: https://www.sultan-center.com
Number of Employees
- Sultan Center Food Products Company - K.S.C. (Public)
- PO Box 26567
- Kuwait City
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/05/14 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/05/12 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.