Les Gaz Industriels Limited, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and distributes medical and industrial gases in bulk and cylinders, and welding electrodes in Mauritius and internationally.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||MU₨43.70|
|52 Week High||MU₨30.00|
|52 Week Low||MU₨43.70|
|1 Month Change||18.11%|
|3 Month Change||40.97%|
|1 Year Change||21.39%|
|3 Year Change||-32.77%|
|5 Year Change||-27.77%|
|Change since IPO||-69.86%|
Recent News & Updates
|GIL.I0000||MU Chemicals||MU Market|
Return vs Industry: GIL.I0000 underperformed the MU Chemicals industry which returned 95.4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: GIL.I0000 exceeded the MU Market which returned 14.2% over the past year.
Stable Share Price: GIL.I0000 is more volatile than 90% of MU stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 6% a week.
Volatility Over Time: GIL.I0000's weekly volatility (6%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of MU stocks.
About the Company
|1952||n/a||Christopher de Keating||https://www.gaz-industriels.com|
Les Gaz Industriels Limited, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and distributes medical and industrial gases in bulk and cylinders, and welding electrodes in Mauritius and internationally. Its medical gases include oxygen, air, and nitrous oxide gases that are primarily used in hospitals and clinics, as well as for medical and surgical treatments; and industrial gases comprise nitrogen, oxygen, carbon dioxide, argon, hydrogen, helium, and acetylene gases, which are primarily used in oil and gas, petrochemicals, chemicals, power, steelmaking, metals, shipchandling, food, water, and other industries. The company also provides industrial gas equipment comprising regulators, cutting torches, flashback arrestors, and a range of accessories and options, as well as welding and cutting services.
Les Gaz Industriels Fundamentals Summary
|GIL.I0000 fundamental statistics|
Is GIL.I0000 overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|GIL.I0000 income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||MU₨0|
Last Reported Earnings
Jun 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||7.53|
|Net Profit Margin||10.24%|
How did GIL.I0000 perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
4.6%Current Dividend Yield
Is Les Gaz Industriels 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: GIL.I0000 (MUR43.7) is trading below our estimate of fair value (MUR458.83)
Significantly Below Fair Value: GIL.I0000 is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: GIL.I0000 is good value based on its PE Ratio (5.8x) compared to the African Chemicals industry average (12.9x).
PE vs Market: GIL.I0000 is good value based on its PE Ratio (5.8x) compared to the MU market (14.2x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate GIL.I0000's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: GIL.I0000 is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.5x) compared to the XF Chemicals industry average (1.4x).
How is Les Gaz Industriels forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Materials 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 Les Gaz Industriels 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 Les Gaz Industriels performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: GIL.I0000 has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: GIL.I0000 became profitable in the past.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: GIL.I0000's earnings have declined by 22.4% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: GIL.I0000 has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: GIL.I0000 has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Chemicals industry (27%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: GIL.I0000's Return on Equity (8.6%) is considered low.
How is Les Gaz Industriels's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: GIL.I0000's short term assets (MUR114.6M) exceed its short term liabilities (MUR79.9M).
Long Term Liabilities: GIL.I0000's short term assets (MUR114.6M) exceed its long term liabilities (MUR39.3M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: GIL.I0000 is debt free.
Reducing Debt: GIL.I0000 has no debt compared to 5 years ago when its debt to equity ratio was 5.3%.
Debt Coverage: GIL.I0000 has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: GIL.I0000 has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Les Gaz Industriels's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: GIL.I0000's dividend (4.58%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the MU market (2.06%).
High Dividend: GIL.I0000's dividend (4.58%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the MU market (3.53%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: GIL.I0000 has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.
Growing Dividend: GIL.I0000's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 6 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (26.6%), GIL.I0000'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
Christopher de Keating (50 yo)
Mr. Christopher Hart de Keating has been Chief Executive Officer of Les Gaz Industriels Limited since July 2015 and also has been its Executive Director since 2015. Mr. de Keating is accomplished leader ha...
Experienced Management: GIL.I0000's management team is seasoned and experienced (6 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: GIL.I0000's board of directors are considered experienced (6.8 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 not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Les Gaz Industriels Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Les Gaz Industriels Limited
- Ticker: GIL.I0000
- Exchange: MUSE
- Founded: 1952
- Industry: Industrial Gases
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: MU₨114.118m
- Shares outstanding: 2.61m
- Website: https://www.gaz-industriels.com
- Les Gaz Industriels Limited
- Pailles Road
- Bell Village
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/10/21 21:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/10/21 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.