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United Bus ServiceMUSE:UBS.I0000 Stock Report

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17 Oct, 2021


Company Financials
UBS.I0000 fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance5/6
Financial Health5/6

UBS.I0000 Overview

United Bus Service Limited engages in public transportation business.

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for United Bus Service
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceMU₨39.00
52 Week HighMU₨39.00
52 Week LowMU₨39.00
1 Month Change0%
3 Month Change0%
1 Year Change0%
3 Year Change7.00%
5 Year Change7.29%
Change since IPO125.43%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

UBS.I0000MU TransportationMU Market

Return vs Industry: UBS.I0000 underperformed the MU Transportation industry which returned 18.9% over the past year.

Return vs Market: UBS.I0000 underperformed the MU Market which returned 13.9% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is UBS.I0000's price volatile compared to industry and market?
UBS.I0000 volatility
UBS.I0000 Beta-0.038
Industry Beta0.98
Market Beta1

Stable Share Price: UBS.I0000 is less volatile than 75% of MU stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 0% a week.

Volatility Over Time: UBS.I0000's weekly volatility (0%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company


United Bus Service Limited engages in public transportation business. It operates a fleet of private buses in Mauritius. The company was incorporated in 1954 and is based in Port Louis, Mauritius.

United Bus Service Fundamentals Summary

How do United Bus Service's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
UBS.I0000 fundamental statistics
Market CapMU₨193.81m
Earnings (TTM)MU₨55.84m
Revenue (TTM)MU₨547.10m


P/E Ratio


P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
UBS.I0000 income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueMU₨0
Gross ProfitMU₨547.10m

Last Reported Earnings

Jun 30, 2021

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)11.24
Gross Margin100.00%
Net Profit Margin10.21%
Debt/Equity Ratio0.0%

How did UBS.I0000 perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison


Is United Bus Service 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: UBS.I0000 (MUR39) is trading below our estimate of fair value (MUR170.31)

Significantly Below Fair Value: UBS.I0000 is trading below fair value by more than 20%.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: UBS.I0000 is good value based on its PE Ratio (3.5x) compared to the Global Transportation industry average (16.7x).

PE vs Market: UBS.I0000 is good value based on its PE Ratio (3.5x) compared to the MU market (14.4x).

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate UBS.I0000's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: UBS.I0000's PB Ratio (0.5x) is in line with the XF Transportation industry average.

Future Growth

How is United Bus Service forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?


Forecasted Transportation 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 Bus Service 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 Bus Service performed over the past 5 years?


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: UBS.I0000 has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: UBS.I0000's current net profit margins (10.2%) are higher than last year (6.7%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: UBS.I0000's earnings have grown by 4.2% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: UBS.I0000's earnings growth over the past year (47.8%) exceeds its 5-year average (4.2% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: UBS.I0000 earnings growth over the past year (47.8%) exceeded the Transportation industry 20.1%.

Return on Equity

High ROE: UBS.I0000's Return on Equity (13.5%) is considered low.

Financial Health

How is United Bus Service's financial position?

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: UBS.I0000's short term assets (MUR367.7M) exceed its short term liabilities (MUR262.7M).

Long Term Liabilities: UBS.I0000's short term assets (MUR367.7M) do not cover its long term liabilities (MUR481.5M).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: UBS.I0000 is debt free.

Reducing Debt: UBS.I0000 has not had any debt for past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: UBS.I0000 has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.

Interest Coverage: UBS.I0000 has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.

Balance Sheet


What is United Bus Service current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate UBS.I0000's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate UBS.I0000's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if UBS.I0000's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if UBS.I0000's dividend payments have been increasing.

Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: UBS.I0000 is not paying a notable dividend for the MU market.

Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of UBS.I0000's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the MU market.

Next Steps


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


United Bus Service has no CEO, or we have no data on them.


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

United Bus Service Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: United Bus Service Limited
  • Ticker: UBS.I0000
  • Exchange: MUSE
  • Founded: 1954
  • Industry: Trucking
  • Sector: Transportation
  • Market Cap: MU₨193.810m
  • Shares outstanding: 4.97m
  • Website:


  • United Bus Service Limited
  • Royal Road
  • Les Cassis
  • Port Louis
  • Mauritius


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/10/17 12:31
End of Day Share Price2021/10/15 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.