The Mauritius Chemical and Fertilizer Industry Limited engages in manufacturing and selling NPK complex fertilizers in Mauritius, Reunion, Madagascar, and Africa.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||MU₨9.54|
|52 Week High||MU₨9.54|
|52 Week Low||MU₨12.95|
|1 Month Change||-4.60%|
|3 Month Change||-6.01%|
|1 Year Change||-23.37%|
|3 Year Change||-53.46%|
|5 Year Change||-47.15%|
|Change since IPO||-4.60%|
Recent News & Updates
|MCFI.N0000||MU Chemicals||MU Market|
Return vs Industry: MCFI.N0000 underperformed the MU Chemicals industry which returned 94.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: MCFI.N0000 underperformed the MU Market which returned 14.8% over the past year.
Stable Share Price: MCFI.N0000 is less volatile than 75% of MU stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 2% a week.
Volatility Over Time: MCFI.N0000's weekly volatility (2%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
|1975||185||Yannis Fayd'herbe de Maudave||https://www.mcfi.mu|
The Mauritius Chemical and Fertilizer Industry Limited engages in manufacturing and selling NPK complex fertilizers in Mauritius, Reunion, Madagascar, and Africa. The company operates in three segments: Fertilisers, Trading, and Contracting. It offers granular fertilizers, such as Azophoska, Triple Super Start, Green Master, and Optiphoska; straight fertilizers for use in fertigation with soilless culture and hydroponics to provide consumption of nutrients by plants; and liquid fertilizers
Mauritius Chemical and Fertilizer Industry Fundamentals Summary
|MCFI.N0000 fundamental statistics|
Is MCFI.N0000 overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|MCFI.N0000 income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||MU₨1.09b|
Last Reported Earnings
Jun 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||-5.42|
|Net Profit Margin||-11.60%|
How did MCFI.N0000 perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
3.4%Current Dividend Yield
Is Mauritius Chemical and Fertilizer Industry undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Book (PB) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: MCFI.N0000 (MUR9.54) is trading above our estimate of fair value (MUR0.72)
Significantly Below Fair Value: MCFI.N0000 is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: MCFI.N0000 is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the African Chemicals industry average.
PE vs Market: MCFI.N0000 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 MCFI.N0000's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: MCFI.N0000 is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.7x) compared to the XF Chemicals industry average (1.4x).
How is Mauritius Chemical and Fertilizer Industry 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 Mauritius Chemical and Fertilizer Industry 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 Mauritius Chemical and Fertilizer Industry performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: MCFI.N0000 is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: MCFI.N0000 is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: MCFI.N0000 is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 55.8% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare MCFI.N0000's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: MCFI.N0000 is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Chemicals industry (27%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: MCFI.N0000 has a negative Return on Equity (-39.4%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Mauritius Chemical and Fertilizer Industry's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: MCFI.N0000's short term assets (MUR617.1M) exceed its short term liabilities (MUR503.5M).
Long Term Liabilities: MCFI.N0000's short term assets (MUR617.1M) exceed its long term liabilities (MUR403.7M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: MCFI.N0000's debt to equity ratio (133.3%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if MCFI.N0000's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: Whilst unprofitable MCFI.N0000 has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if it maintains its current positive free cash flow level.
Forecast Cash Runway: MCFI.N0000 is unprofitable but has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years, even with free cash flow being positive and shrinking by 18.3% per year.
What is Mauritius Chemical and Fertilizer Industry current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: MCFI.N0000's dividend (3.35%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the MU market (2.05%).
High Dividend: MCFI.N0000's dividend (3.35%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the MU market (3.47%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: MCFI.N0000's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: MCFI.N0000's dividend payments have fallen over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: MCFI.N0000 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.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Yannis Fayd'herbe de Maudave (46 yo)
Mr. Yannis Fayd’herbe de Maudave serves as Managing Director of The Mauritius Chemical and Fertilizer Industry Limited and Executive Director since March 26, 2020. He joined The Mauritius Chemical and Fert...
Experienced Board: MCFI.N0000's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 14.5 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.
The Mauritius Chemical and Fertilizer Industry Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: The Mauritius Chemical and Fertilizer Industry Limited
- Ticker: MCFI.N0000
- Exchange: MUSE
- Founded: 1975
- Industry: Fertilizers and Agricultural Chemicals
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: MU₨209.941m
- Shares outstanding: 22.01m
- Website: https://www.mcfi.mu
Number of Employees
- The Mauritius Chemical and Fertilizer Industry Limited
- 18, Edith Cavell Street
- Port Louis
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/10/26 16:18|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/10/26 00:00|
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