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Lafarge Africa NGSE:WAPCO Stock Report

Last Price

₦36.35

Market Cap

₦585.5b

7D

2.4%

1Y

42.5%

Updated

21 Feb, 2024

Data

Company Financials +

WAPCO Stock Overview

Lafarge Africa Plc, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures, markets, and sells cement, concrete, and aggregates products in Nigeria and South Africa.

WAPCO fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation5/6
Future Growth1/6
Past Performance2/6
Financial Health6/6
Dividends4/6

Lafarge Africa Plc Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Lafarge Africa
Historical stock prices
Current Share Price₦36.35
52 Week High₦51.00
52 Week Low₦23.00
Beta0.71
1 Month Change-20.98%
3 Month Change23.22%
1 Year Change42.55%
3 Year Change52.73%
5 Year Change180.70%
Change since IPO2,657.59%

Recent News & Updates

Recent updates

Shareholder Returns

WAPCONG Basic MaterialsNG Market
7D2.4%-6.2%-2.8%
1Y42.5%63.8%102.8%

Return vs Industry: WAPCO underperformed the NG Basic Materials industry which returned 63.8% over the past year.

Return vs Market: WAPCO underperformed the NG Market which returned 102.8% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is WAPCO's price volatile compared to industry and market?
WAPCO volatility
WAPCO Average Weekly Movement8.5%
Basic Materials Industry Average Movement5.6%
Market Average Movement8.8%
10% most volatile stocks in NG Market12.1%
10% least volatile stocks in NG Market4.3%

Stable Share Price: WAPCO's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.

Volatility Over Time: WAPCO's weekly volatility (9%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
19591,343Lolu Alade-Akinyemihttps://www.lafarge.com.ng

Lafarge Africa Plc, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures, markets, and sells cement, concrete, and aggregates products in Nigeria and South Africa. It also offers ready-mix concrete and fly-ash products, as well as mortar and waste management solution. In addition, the company provides cement solutions under the RoadCem, Ashaka Cem, Elephant, AshakaCem, Unicem, PowerMax, and Elephant Supaset brands.

Lafarge Africa Plc Fundamentals Summary

How do Lafarge Africa's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
WAPCO fundamental statistics
Market cap₦585.52b
Earnings (TTM)₦48.05b
Revenue (TTM)₦392.47b

12.2x

P/E Ratio

1.5x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report (TTM)
WAPCO income statement (TTM)
Revenue₦392.47b
Cost of Revenue₦183.18b
Gross Profit₦209.30b
Other Expenses₦161.25b
Earnings₦48.05b

Last Reported Earnings

Sep 30, 2023

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)2.98
Gross Margin53.33%
Net Profit Margin12.24%
Debt/Equity Ratio9.0%

How did WAPCO perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Dividends

5.5%

Current Dividend Yield

67%

Payout Ratio
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