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United Basalt ProductsMUSE:UBP.N0000 Stock Report

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20 Oct, 2021


Company Financials
UBP.N0000 fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance4/6
Financial Health6/6

UBP.N0000 Overview

The United Basalt Products Limited, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells building materials primarily in Mauritius.

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for United Basalt Products
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceMU₨150.00
52 Week HighMU₨114.25
52 Week LowMU₨155.00
1 Month Change1.70%
3 Month Change3.99%
1 Year Change28.21%
3 Year Change17.19%
5 Year Change56.25%
Change since IPO1,425.43%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

UBP.N0000MU Basic MaterialsMU Market

Return vs Industry: UBP.N0000 underperformed the MU Basic Materials industry which returned 65.7% over the past year.

Return vs Market: UBP.N0000 exceeded the MU Market which returned 14.2% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is UBP.N0000's price volatile compared to industry and market?
UBP.N0000 volatility
UBP.N0000 Beta0.65
Industry Beta0.51
Market Beta1

Stable Share Price: UBP.N0000 is less volatile than 75% of MU stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 1% a week.

Volatility Over Time: UBP.N0000's weekly volatility (1%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

19531,399Stephane Ulcoq

The United Basalt Products Limited, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells building materials primarily in Mauritius. The company operates through Building Materials and Agriculture segments. Its products primarily include aggregates, rocksand, and hollow concrete blocks.

United Basalt Products Fundamentals Summary

How do United Basalt Products's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
UBP.N0000 fundamental statistics
Market CapMU₨3.98b
Earnings (TTM)MU₨202.29m
Revenue (TTM)MU₨3.33b


P/E Ratio


P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
UBP.N0000 income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueMU₨0
Gross ProfitMU₨3.33b

Last Reported Earnings

Jun 30, 2021

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)7.63
Gross Margin100.00%
Net Profit Margin6.08%
Debt/Equity Ratio0.0%

How did UBP.N0000 perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison



Current Dividend Yield


Payout Ratio


Is United Basalt Products 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: UBP.N0000 (MUR150) is trading below our estimate of fair value (MUR151.97)

Significantly Below Fair Value: UBP.N0000 is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: UBP.N0000 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (19.7x) compared to the African Basic Materials industry average (13.6x).

PE vs Market: UBP.N0000 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (19.7x) compared to the MU market (14.4x).

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate UBP.N0000's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: UBP.N0000 is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.1x) compared to the XF Basic Materials industry average (1.3x).

Future Growth

How is United Basalt Products 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 United Basalt Products 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 United Basalt Products performed over the past 5 years?


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: UBP.N0000 has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: UBP.N0000's current net profit margins (6.1%) are higher than last year (1%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: UBP.N0000's earnings have declined by 10.5% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: UBP.N0000's earnings growth over the past year (610.3%) exceeds its 5-year average (-10.5% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: UBP.N0000 earnings growth over the past year (610.3%) exceeded the Basic Materials industry 44.8%.

Return on Equity

High ROE: UBP.N0000's Return on Equity (6.2%) is considered low.

Financial Health

How is United Basalt Products's financial position?

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: UBP.N0000's short term assets (MUR1.6B) exceed its short term liabilities (MUR693.3M).

Long Term Liabilities: UBP.N0000's short term assets (MUR1.6B) exceed its long term liabilities (MUR1.3B).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: UBP.N0000 is debt free.

Reducing Debt: UBP.N0000 has no debt compared to 5 years ago when its debt to equity ratio was 36.1%.

Debt Coverage: UBP.N0000 has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.

Interest Coverage: UBP.N0000 has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.

Balance Sheet


What is United Basalt Products's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: UBP.N0000's dividend (2%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the MU market (2.1%).

High Dividend: UBP.N0000's dividend (2%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the MU market (3.53%).

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: UBP.N0000's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: UBP.N0000's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.

Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (39.3%), UBP.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.

Next Steps


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


Average management tenure


Stephane Ulcoq (44 yo)





Mr. Stephane Ulcoq has been Group Chief Executive Officer of The United Basalt Products Ltd. since July 2015, served as its Chief Executive Officer since January 2015 and served as its Production Manager a...

Leadership Team

Experienced Management: UBP.N0000's management team is considered experienced (4.6 years average tenure).

Board Members

Experienced Board: UBP.N0000's board of directors are considered experienced (4.5 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.

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

The United Basalt Products Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: The United Basalt Products Limited
  • Ticker: UBP.N0000
  • Exchange: MUSE
  • Founded: 1953
  • Industry: Construction Materials
  • Sector: Materials
  • Market Cap: MU₨3.977b
  • Shares outstanding: 26.51m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • The United Basalt Products Limited
  • Trianon
  • Quatre Bornes
  • Mauritius


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/10/20 12:31
End of Day Share Price2021/10/20 00:00
Annual Earnings2021/06/30

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.