MUA Ltd, together with its subsidiaries, provides various financial services for individuals and corporates in Mauritius and internationally.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||MU₨125.00|
|52 Week High||MU₨84.50|
|52 Week Low||MU₨125.00|
|1 Month Change||4.17%|
|3 Month Change||10.38%|
|1 Year Change||47.93%|
|3 Year Change||79.86%|
|5 Year Change||97.63%|
|Change since IPO||1,639.87%|
Recent News & Updates
|MUAL.N0000||MU Insurance||MU Market|
Return vs Industry: MUAL.N0000 exceeded the MU Insurance industry which returned 19.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: MUAL.N0000 exceeded the MU Market which returned 14.7% over the past year.
Stable Share Price: MUAL.N0000 is less volatile than 75% of MU stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 1% a week.
Volatility Over Time: MUAL.N0000's weekly volatility (1%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
MUA Ltd, together with its subsidiaries, provides various financial services for individuals and corporates in Mauritius and internationally. It offers casualty insurance products, including motor, liability, cash in transit, personal accident, and health; property insurance products, such as fire and allied perils, engineering, marine, and all risks; and life and pension insurance products, as well as reinsurance products. The company also provides stock-broking, pension fund administration, insurance management, and mutual funds investment services.
MUA Fundamentals Summary
|MUAL.N0000 fundamental statistics|
Is MUAL.N0000 overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|MUAL.N0000 income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||MU₨3.60b|
Last Reported Earnings
Jun 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||7.96|
|Net Profit Margin||7.72%|
How did MUAL.N0000 perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
2.3%Current Dividend Yield
Is MUA 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: MUAL.N0000 (MUR125) is trading above our estimate of fair value (MUR21.87)
Significantly Below Fair Value: MUAL.N0000 is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: MUAL.N0000 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (15.7x) compared to the African Insurance industry average (7.5x).
PE vs Market: MUAL.N0000 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (15.7x) compared to the MU market (14.3x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate MUAL.N0000's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: MUAL.N0000 is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.7x) compared to the XF Insurance industry average (0.9x).
How is MUA forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Insurance 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 MUA 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 MUA performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: MUAL.N0000 has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: MUAL.N0000's current net profit margins (7.7%) are lower than last year (7.9%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: MUAL.N0000's earnings have grown by 15% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: MUAL.N0000's earnings growth over the past year (12.3%) is below its 5-year average (15% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: MUAL.N0000 earnings growth over the past year (12.3%) underperformed the Insurance industry 18.2%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: MUAL.N0000's Return on Equity (9.2%) is considered low.
How is MUA's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: MUAL.N0000's short term assets (MUR6.6B) exceed its short term liabilities (MUR1.4B).
Long Term Liabilities: MUAL.N0000's short term assets (MUR6.6B) do not cover its long term liabilities (MUR14.9B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: MUAL.N0000's debt to equity ratio (18.2%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: MUAL.N0000's debt to equity ratio has increased from 13.7% to 18.2% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: MUAL.N0000's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (128.7%).
Interest Coverage: MUAL.N0000's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (14.4x coverage).
What is MUA current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: MUAL.N0000's dividend (2.26%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the MU market (2.05%).
High Dividend: MUAL.N0000's dividend (2.26%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the MU market (3.47%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: MUAL.N0000's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: MUAL.N0000's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (33.9%), MUAL.N0000's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
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.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Bertrand Casteres (43 yo)
Mr. Bertrand Casteres has been Group Chief Executive Officer of The Mauritius Union Assurance Company Limited since January 2015. Mr. Casteres served as the Head of Internal Audit at The Mauritius Union As...
Experienced Management: MUAL.N0000's management team is considered experienced (4.8 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: MUAL.N0000's board of directors are considered experienced (6.6 years average tenure).
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 been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 12.8%.
MUA Ltd's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: MUA Ltd
- Ticker: MUAL.N0000
- Exchange: MUSE
- Founded: 1948
- Industry: Multi-line Insurance
- Sector: Insurance
- Market Cap: MU₨6.356b
- Shares outstanding: 50.85m
- Website: https://www.mua.mu/site
Number of Employees
- MUA Ltd
- 4, Léoville L’Homme Street
- Port Louis
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/10/25 16:48|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/10/25 00:00|
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