Custodian Investment Plc., through its subsidiaries, provides various insurance products and services in Nigeria. More Details
Flawless balance sheet second-rate dividend payer.
Share Price & News
How has Custodian Investment's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: CUSTODIAN is not significantly more volatile than the rest of NG stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 7% a week.
Volatility Over Time: CUSTODIAN's weekly volatility (7%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: CUSTODIAN underperformed the NG Insurance industry which returned 14.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: CUSTODIAN underperformed the NG Market which returned 20.6% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Custodian Investment's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Custodian Investment undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: CUSTODIAN (NGN5.85) is trading above our estimate of fair value (NGN1.33)
Significantly Below Fair Value: CUSTODIAN is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: CUSTODIAN is poor value based on its PE Ratio (5.5x) compared to the NG Insurance industry average (4.7x).
PE vs Market: CUSTODIAN is good value based on its PE Ratio (5.5x) compared to the NG market (7.7x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate CUSTODIAN's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: CUSTODIAN is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (0.7x) compared to the NG Insurance industry average (0.4x).
How is Custodian Investment forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Insurance 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 Custodian Investment 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.
- Examine Custodian Investment's financial health to determine how well-positioned it is against times of financial stress by looking at its level of debt over time and how much cash it has left.
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How has Custodian Investment performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: CUSTODIAN has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: CUSTODIAN's current net profit margins (9.9%) are lower than last year (16.2%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: CUSTODIAN's earnings have grown by 9.1% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: CUSTODIAN's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: CUSTODIAN had negative earnings growth (-11.9%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Insurance industry average (15%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: CUSTODIAN's Return on Equity (13.7%) is considered low.
How is Custodian Investment's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: CUSTODIAN's short term assets (NGN88.1B) exceed its short term liabilities (NGN88.0B).
Long Term Liabilities: CUSTODIAN's short term assets (NGN88.1B) exceed its long term liabilities (NGN13.9B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: CUSTODIAN is debt free.
Reducing Debt: CUSTODIAN has no debt compared to 5 years ago when its debt to equity ratio was 9.5%.
Debt Coverage: CUSTODIAN has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: CUSTODIAN has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Custodian Investment current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: CUSTODIAN's dividend (7.69%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the NG market (3.35%).
High Dividend: CUSTODIAN's dividend (7.69%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the NG market (9.52%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: CUSTODIAN's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: CUSTODIAN's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (51.4%), CUSTODIAN's dividend payments are 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 board tenure
Olu Wole Oshin
Mr. Oluwole B. Oshin, also known as Wole, B.Sc (Hons) MBA ACII FCIIN, founded Custodian Investment Plc (formerly known as Custodian and Allied Plc) in 1994 and has been its Managing Director since 1994 and...
|Group MD & Director||5.33yrs||no data||26.54% |
|COO, MD & Director||no data||no data||no data|
|Non-Executive Director||4.08yrs||no data||no data|
|Non-Executive Chairperson of the Board||4.42yrs||no data||0.0014% |
|Non-Executive Director||9.42yrs||no data||0.37% |
|Non-Executive Director||4.42yrs||no data||0.021% |
|Non-Executive Director||8.5yrs||no data||no data|
|Non Executive Director||0.083yr||no data||no data|
Experienced Board: CUSTODIAN's board of directors are considered experienced (4.4 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.
Custodian Investment Plc's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Custodian Investment Plc
- Ticker: CUSTODIAN
- Exchange: NGSE
- Founded: 1991
- Industry: Property and Casualty Insurance
- Sector: Insurance
- Market Cap: ₦38.232b
- Shares outstanding: 5.88b
- Website: https://www.custodianinsurance.com
Number of Employees
- Custodian Investment Plc
- 16A Commercial Avenue
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|CUSTODIAN||NGSE (Nigerian Stock Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||NG||NGN||Jun 2007|
Custodian Investment Plc., through its subsidiaries, provides various insurance products and services in Nigeria. The company operates through Non-life Business, Life Business, Pension Administration, and ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/11/23 16:33|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/11/23 00:00|
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