BUA Cement Plc manufactures and sells cement under the BUA Cement brand in Nigeria and internationally.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||₦72.00|
|52 Week High||₦41.40|
|52 Week Low||₦85.00|
|1 Month Change||5.88%|
|3 Month Change||1.41%|
|1 Year Change||76.04%|
|3 Year Change||n/a|
|5 Year Change||n/a|
|Change since IPO||84.85%|
Recent News & Updates
|BUACEMENT||NG Basic Materials||NG Market|
Return vs Industry: BUACEMENT exceeded the NG Basic Materials industry which returned 67.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: BUACEMENT exceeded the NG Market which returned 41.3% over the past year.
Stable Share Price: BUACEMENT is less volatile than 75% of NG stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.
Volatility Over Time: BUACEMENT's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
BUA Cement Plc manufactures and sells cement under the BUA Cement brand in Nigeria and internationally. It offers bagged and bulk cements. The company was incorporated in 2014 and is based in Lagos, Nigeria.
BUA Cement Fundamentals Summary
|BUACEMENT fundamental statistics|
Is BUACEMENT overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|BUACEMENT income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||₦124.58b|
Last Reported Earnings
Jun 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||2.39|
|Net Profit Margin||34.81%|
How did BUACEMENT perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
2.9%Current Dividend Yield
Is BUA Cement 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: BUACEMENT (NGN72) is trading below our estimate of fair value (NGN103.38)
Significantly Below Fair Value: BUACEMENT is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: BUACEMENT is poor value based on its PE Ratio (30.1x) compared to the African Basic Materials industry average (13.3x).
PE vs Market: BUACEMENT is poor value based on its PE Ratio (30.1x) compared to the NG market (7.3x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: BUACEMENT is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.7x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: BUACEMENT is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (7x) compared to the XF Basic Materials industry average (1.3x).
How is BUA Cement forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 4 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: BUACEMENT's forecast earnings growth (18.1% per year) is above the savings rate (13.2%).
Earnings vs Market: BUACEMENT's earnings (18.1% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the NG market (15.4% per year).
High Growth Earnings: BUACEMENT's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: BUACEMENT's revenue (14.6% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the NG market (10.4% per year).
High Growth Revenue: BUACEMENT's revenue (14.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: BUACEMENT's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (28.7%)
How has BUA Cement performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: BUACEMENT has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: BUACEMENT's current net profit margins (34.8%) are higher than last year (34.7%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: BUACEMENT's earnings have grown significantly by 28.5% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: BUACEMENT's earnings growth over the past year (24.8%) is below its 5-year average (28.5% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: BUACEMENT earnings growth over the past year (24.8%) underperformed the Basic Materials industry 44.8%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: BUACEMENT's Return on Equity (23.2%) is considered high.
How is BUA Cement's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: BUACEMENT's short term assets (NGN119.8B) do not cover its short term liabilities (NGN122.3B).
Long Term Liabilities: BUACEMENT's short term assets (NGN119.8B) do not cover its long term liabilities (NGN194.2B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: BUACEMENT's debt to equity ratio (52.7%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if BUACEMENT's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: BUACEMENT's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (62.4%).
Interest Coverage: BUACEMENT's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (79.6x coverage).
What is BUA Cement current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: BUACEMENT's dividend (2.87%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the NG market (3.3%).
High Dividend: BUACEMENT's dividend (2.87%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the NG market (7.3%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Too early to tell whether BUACEMENT's dividend payments have been stable as they only just started paying a dividend.
Growing Dividend: Too early to tell if BUACEMENT's dividend payments are increasing as they only just started paying a dividend.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: At its current payout ratio (86.5%), BUACEMENT's payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: BUACEMENT's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (53.9% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
BUA Cement 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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
BUA Cement Plc's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: BUA Cement Plc
- Ticker: BUACEMENT
- Exchange: NGSE
- Founded: 2014
- Industry: Construction Materials
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: ₦2.438t
- Shares outstanding: 33.86b
- Website: https://www.buacement.com
Number of Employees
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Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/10/22 21:08|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/10/22 00:00|
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.