Afriquia Gaz SA distributes liquefied petroleum gas (LPG), butane, and propane in Morocco.
Afriquia Gaz Competitors
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||د.م4,900.00|
|52 Week High||د.م3,550.00|
|52 Week Low||د.م4,900.00|
|1 Month Change||6.52%|
|3 Month Change||12.46%|
|1 Year Change||32.43%|
|3 Year Change||66.27%|
|5 Year Change||113.04%|
|Change since IPO||1,242.47%|
Recent News & Updates
|GAZ||MA Oil and Gas||MA Market|
Return vs Industry: GAZ underperformed the MA Oil and Gas industry which returned 34% over the past year.
Return vs Market: GAZ exceeded the MA Market which returned 25.1% over the past year.
Stable Share Price: Insufficient data to determine GAZ's volatility over the past 3 months.
Volatility Over Time: Insufficient data to determine GAZ's volatility change over the past year.
About the Company
Afriquia Gaz SA distributes liquefied petroleum gas (LPG), butane, and propane in Morocco. The company offers LPG bottles and tanks for individual and professional gas needs. It also provides a range of energy solutions.
Afriquia Gaz Fundamentals Summary
|GAZ fundamental statistics|
Is GAZ overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|GAZ income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||د.م4.00b|
Last Reported Earnings
Dec 31, 2020
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||105.38|
|Net Profit Margin||6.31%|
How did GAZ perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
2.6%Current Dividend Yield
Is Afriquia Gaz undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: GAZ (MAD4900) is trading above our estimate of fair value (MAD1718.91)
Significantly Below Fair Value: GAZ is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: GAZ is poor value based on its PE Ratio (46.5x) compared to the African Oil and Gas industry average (7.1x).
PE vs Market: GAZ is poor value based on its PE Ratio (46.5x) compared to the MA market (26.8x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: GAZ is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (2.6x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: GAZ is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (5.9x) compared to the XF Oil and Gas industry average (1.1x).
How is Afriquia Gaz forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 2 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: GAZ's forecast earnings growth (18.2% per year) is above the savings rate (9.1%).
Earnings vs Market: GAZ's earnings (18.2% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the MA market (13.2% per year).
High Growth Earnings: GAZ's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: GAZ's revenue (6.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the MA market (6.8% per year).
High Growth Revenue: GAZ's revenue (6.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: GAZ's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (20.5%)
How has Afriquia Gaz performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: GAZ has a high level of non-cash earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: GAZ's current net profit margins (6.3%) are lower than last year (10.9%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: GAZ's earnings have grown by 2.8% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: GAZ's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: GAZ had negative earnings growth (-48.1%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Oil and Gas industry average (50.7%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: GAZ's Return on Equity (12.6%) is considered low.
How is Afriquia Gaz's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: GAZ's short term assets (MAD2.5B) do not cover its short term liabilities (MAD2.9B).
Long Term Liabilities: GAZ's short term assets (MAD2.5B) exceed its long term liabilities (MAD1.5B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: GAZ's debt to equity ratio (36.8%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: GAZ's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 50% to 36.8% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: GAZ's operating cash flow is negative, therefore debt is not well covered.
Interest Coverage: GAZ's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (22.5x coverage).
What is Afriquia Gaz current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: GAZ's dividend (2.55%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the MA market (2.22%).
High Dividend: GAZ's dividend (2.55%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the MA market (4.85%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: GAZ's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: GAZ's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its high payout ratio (119%), GAZ's dividend payments are not well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: GAZ's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (60.4% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Mr. Ali Wakrim serves as the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Afriquia Gaz SA.
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.
Afriquia Gaz SA's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Afriquia Gaz SA
- Ticker: GAZ
- Exchange: CBSE
- Founded: 1992
- Industry: Oil and Gas Storage and Transportation
- Sector: Energy
- Market Cap: د.م16.844b
- Shares outstanding: 3.44m
- Website: https://www.afriquiagaz.com
Number of Employees
- Afriquia Gaz SA
- 139, Bd Moulay Ismail
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/10/26 16:32|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/10/25 00:00|
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