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MCFI

Mauritius Chemical and Fertilizer IndustryMUSE:MCFI.N0000 Stock Report

Market Cap

MU₨209.9m

7D

0%

1Y

-23.4%

Updated

26 Oct, 2021

Data

Company Financials
MCFI.N0000 fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation1/6
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance0/6
Financial Health4/6
Dividends1/6

MCFI.N0000 Overview

The Mauritius Chemical and Fertilizer Industry Limited engages in manufacturing and selling NPK complex fertilizers in Mauritius, Reunion, Madagascar, and Africa.

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Mauritius Chemical and Fertilizer Industry
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceMU₨9.54
52 Week HighMU₨9.54
52 Week LowMU₨12.95
Beta0.32
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

Shareholder Returns

MCFI.N0000MU ChemicalsMU Market
7D0%-1.9%0.8%
1Y-23.4%94.1%14.8%

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.

Price Volatility

Is MCFI.N0000's price volatile compared to industry and market?
MCFI.N0000 volatility
MCFI.N0000 Beta0.32
Industry Beta1.88
Market Beta1

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

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
1975185Yannis Fayd'herbe de Maudavehttps://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

How do Mauritius Chemical and Fertilizer Industry's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
MCFI.N0000 fundamental statistics
Market CapMU₨209.94m
Earnings (TTM)-MU₨119.36m
Revenue (TTM)MU₨1.03b

0.2x

P/S Ratio

-1.8x

P/E Ratio

Is MCFI.N0000 overvalued?

See Fair Value and valuation analysis

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
MCFI.N0000 income statement (TTM)
RevenueMU₨1.03b
Cost of RevenueMU₨1.09b
Gross Profit-MU₨66.11m
ExpensesMU₨53.25m
Earnings-MU₨119.36m

Last Reported Earnings

Jun 30, 2021

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)-5.42
Gross Margin-6.43%
Net Profit Margin-11.60%
Debt/Equity Ratio133.3%

How did MCFI.N0000 perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Dividends

3.4%

Current Dividend Yield

-6%

Payout Ratio

Valuation

Is Mauritius Chemical and Fertilizer Industry undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

0.69x

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).


Future Growth

How is Mauritius Chemical and Fertilizer Industry forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

17.3%

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.


Past Performance

How has Mauritius Chemical and Fertilizer Industry performed over the past 5 years?

-55.8%

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.


Financial Health

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.


Balance Sheet


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.


Dividend

What is Mauritius Chemical and Fertilizer Industry current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

3.35%

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.


Next Steps

Management

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

14.5yrs

Average board tenure


CEO

Yannis Fayd'herbe de Maudave (46 yo)

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Tenure

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...


Board Members

Experienced Board: MCFI.N0000's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 14.5 years average tenure).


Ownership

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

The Mauritius Chemical and Fertilizer Industry Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • 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


Location

  • The Mauritius Chemical and Fertilizer Industry Limited
  • 18, Edith Cavell Street
  • Port Louis
  • Mauritius

Listings


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/10/26 16:18
End of Day Share Price2021/10/26 00:00
Earnings2021/06/30
Annual Earnings2020/12/31


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.