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Quality BeveragesMUSE:QBL.I0000 Stock Report

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21 Oct, 2021


Company Financials
QBL.I0000 fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance0/6
Financial Health5/6

QBL.I0000 Overview

Quality Beverages Limited manufactures and distributes beverages in Mauritius.

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Quality Beverages
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceMU₨15.00
52 Week HighMU₨11.75
52 Week LowMU₨15.25
1 Month Change-1.32%
3 Month Change-1.64%
1 Year Change11.52%
3 Year Change-14.29%
5 Year Change106.61%
Change since IPO-59.46%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

QBL.I0000MU BeverageMU Market

Return vs Industry: QBL.I0000 underperformed the MU Beverage industry which returned 21.5% over the past year.

Return vs Market: QBL.I0000 underperformed the MU Market which returned 14.2% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is QBL.I0000's price volatile compared to industry and market?
QBL.I0000 volatility
QBL.I0000 Beta0.12
Industry Beta0.68
Market Beta1

Stable Share Price: QBL.I0000 is less volatile than 75% of MU stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 0% a week.

Volatility Over Time: QBL.I0000's weekly volatility (0%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company


Quality Beverages Limited manufactures and distributes beverages in Mauritius. It also engages in bottling and distribution of carbonated soft drinks, non-alcoholic-drink, and hot beverages, as well as provides coffee under the Lavazza brand. Further, it manufactures and distributes margarine spread, butter, and ghee for both retail and industrial customers, as well as distributes consumer goods.

Quality Beverages Fundamentals Summary

How do Quality Beverages's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
QBL.I0000 fundamental statistics
Market CapMU₨558.89m
Earnings (TTM)-MU₨10.25m
Revenue (TTM)MU₨1.44b


P/S Ratio


P/E Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
QBL.I0000 income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueMU₨0
Gross ProfitMU₨1.44b

Last Reported Earnings

Sep 30, 2020

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)-0.28
Gross Margin100.00%
Net Profit Margin-0.71%
Debt/Equity Ratio0.0%

How did QBL.I0000 perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison



Current Dividend Yield


Payout Ratio


Is Quality Beverages 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: QBL.I0000 (MUR15) is trading below our estimate of fair value (MUR54.22)

Significantly Below Fair Value: QBL.I0000 is trading below fair value by more than 20%.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: QBL.I0000 is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the African Beverage industry average.

PE vs Market: QBL.I0000 is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the MU market.

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate QBL.I0000's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: QBL.I0000 is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.1x) compared to the XF Beverage industry average (2.4x).

Future Growth

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


Forecasted Food, Beverage & Tobacco 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 Quality Beverages 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 Quality Beverages performed over the past 5 years?


Last years earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: QBL.I0000 is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: QBL.I0000 is currently unprofitable.

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: Insufficient data to determine if QBL.I0000's year-on-year earnings growth rate was positive over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare QBL.I0000's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: QBL.I0000 is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Beverage industry (19.7%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: QBL.I0000 has a negative Return on Equity (-2.03%), as it is currently unprofitable.

Financial Health

How is Quality Beverages's financial position?

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: QBL.I0000's short term assets (MUR530.0M) exceed its short term liabilities (MUR412.1M).

Long Term Liabilities: QBL.I0000's short term assets (MUR530.0M) do not cover its long term liabilities (MUR534.0M).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: QBL.I0000 is debt free.

Reducing Debt: QBL.I0000 has not had any debt for past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: QBL.I0000 has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.

Interest Coverage: QBL.I0000 has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.

Balance Sheet


What is Quality Beverages's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: QBL.I0000's dividend (6%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the MU market (2.06%).

High Dividend: QBL.I0000's dividend (6%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the MU market (3.53%)

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, QBL.I0000 has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.

Growing Dividend: QBL.I0000's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 6 years.

Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: QBL.I0000 is paying a dividend but the company is unprofitable.

Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.

Next Steps


How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?


Quality Beverages has no CEO, or we have no data on them.


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

Quality Beverages Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Quality Beverages Limited
  • Ticker: QBL.I0000
  • Exchange: MUSE
  • Founded: 1955
  • Industry: Soft Drinks
  • Sector: Food, Beverage & Tobacco
  • Market Cap: MU₨558.886m
  • Shares outstanding: 36.77m
  • Website:


  • Quality Beverages Limited
  • Royal Road
  • Belle Rose
  • Quatre Bornes
  • 72204
  • Mauritius


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/10/21 20:59
End of Day Share Price2021/10/21 00:00
Annual Earnings2019/12/31

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.