BWLPG Stock Overview
BW LPG Limited, an investment holding company, engages in shipowning and chartering activities worldwide.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||kr81.15|
|52 Week High||kr84.35|
|52 Week Low||kr41.46|
|1 Month Change||16.43%|
|3 Month Change||34.02%|
|1 Year Change||63.41%|
|3 Year Change||117.10%|
|5 Year Change||163.82%|
|Change since IPO||64.60%|
Recent News & Updates
BWG's (OB:BWLPG) Upcoming Dividend Will Be Larger Than Last Year's
The board of BW LPG Limited ( OB:BWLPG ) has announced that it will be increasing its dividend on the 10th of June to...
|BWLPG||NO Oil and Gas||NO Market|
Return vs Industry: BWLPG underperformed the Norwegian Oil and Gas industry which returned 80.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: BWLPG exceeded the Norwegian Market which returned 9.2% over the past year.
|BWLPG Average Weekly Movement||6.4%|
|Oil and Gas Industry Average Movement||7.4%|
|Market Average Movement||6.8%|
|10% most volatile stocks in NO Market||12.6%|
|10% least volatile stocks in NO Market||3.8%|
Stable Share Price: BWLPG is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Norwegian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 6% a week.
Volatility Over Time: BWLPG's weekly volatility (6%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
BW LPG Limited, an investment holding company, engages in shipowning and chartering activities worldwide. The company operates through two segments, Very Large Gas Carriers (VLGCs) and Product Services. It is involved in the transportation of liquefied petroleum gas to oil companies, and trading and utility companies.
BWG Fundamentals Summary
|BWLPG fundamental statistics|
Is BWLPG overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|BWLPG income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||US$363.22m|
Last Reported Earnings
Mar 31, 2022
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||1.26|
|Net Profit Margin||24.79%|
How did BWLPG perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
6.8%Current Dividend Yield
Is BWLPG undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 6/6
Price-To-Earnings vs Peers
Price-To-Earnings vs Industry
Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio
Below Fair Value
Significantly Below Fair Value
Key Valuation Metric
Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for BWLPG?
Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.
|What is BWLPG's n/a Ratio?|
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers
How does BWLPG's PE Ratio compare to its peers?
|BWLPG PE Ratio vs Peers|
|Company||PE||Estimated Growth||Market Cap|
AGAS Avance Gas Holding
FLNG FLEX LNG
BWEK BW Epic Kosan
ALNG Awilco LNG
Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: BWLPG is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (6.5x) compared to the peer average (41.4x).
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry
How does BWLPG's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the European Oil and Gas Industry?
Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: BWLPG is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (6.5x) compared to the Norwegian Oil and Gas industry average (9x)
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio
What is BWLPG's PE Ratio compared to its Fair PE Ratio? This is the expected PE Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.
|Current PE Ratio||6.5x|
|Fair PE Ratio||9x|
Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: BWLPG is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (6.5x) compared to the estimated Fair Price-To-Earnings Ratio (9x).
Share Price vs Fair Value
What is the Fair Price of BWLPG when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.
Below Fair Value: BWLPG (NOK81.15) is trading below our estimate of fair value (NOK345.68)
Significantly Below Fair Value: BWLPG is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Analyst Price Targets
What is the analyst 12-month forecast and do we have any statistical confidence in the consensus price target?
Analyst Forecast: Target price is more than 20% higher than the current share price and analysts are within a statistically confident range of agreement.
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How is BWG forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 4 analysts?
Future Growth Score0/6
Future Growth Score 0/6
Earnings vs Savings Rate
Earnings vs Market
High Growth Earnings
Revenue vs Market
High Growth Revenue
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: BWLPG's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-5.5% per year).
Earnings vs Market: BWLPG's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-5.5% per year).
High Growth Earnings: BWLPG's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: BWLPG's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-6.6% per year).
High Growth Revenue: BWLPG's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-6.6% per year).
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: BWLPG's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (7.8%).
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How has BWG performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score1/6
Past Performance Score 1/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: BWLPG has a large one-off gain of $77.4M impacting its March 31 2022 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: BWLPG's current net profit margins (24.8%) are lower than last year (30.6%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: BWLPG has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 46.5% per year.
Accelerating Growth: BWLPG's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: BWLPG had negative earnings growth (-27.5%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Oil and Gas industry average (-27.5%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: BWLPG's Return on Equity (11.8%) is considered low.
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How is BWG's financial position?
Financial Health Score5/6
Financial Health Score 5/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: BWLPG's short term assets ($542.6M) exceed its short term liabilities ($282.3M).
Long Term Liabilities: BWLPG's short term assets ($542.6M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($649.6M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: BWLPG's net debt to equity ratio (24.8%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: BWLPG's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 124.3% to 49.3% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: BWLPG's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (43.6%).
Interest Coverage: BWLPG's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (3.8x coverage).
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What is BWG current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 3/6
Cash Flow Coverage
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: BWLPG's dividend (6.79%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Norwegian market (2.69%).
High Dividend: BWLPG's dividend (6.79%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Norwegian market (6.89%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: BWLPG has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.
Growing Dividend: BWLPG's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 8 years.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (55.9%), BWLPG's dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: With its reasonably low cash payout ratio (42.9%), BWLPG's dividend payments are well covered by cash flows.
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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Anders Onarheim (63 yo)
Mr. Anders Onarheim serves as Chairman of the Board at Ocean-Geoloop AS. He serves as Chief Executive Officer at BW LPG Limited since May 20, 2020. He served as Interim Chief Executive Officer at BW LPG Li...
Experienced Management: BWLPG's management team is seasoned and experienced (6.6 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: BWLPG's board of directors are considered experienced (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.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
BW LPG Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: BW LPG Limited
- Ticker: BWLPG
- Exchange: OB
- Founded: 1935
- Industry: Oil and Gas Storage and Transportation
- Sector: Energy
- Implied Market Cap: kr10.951b
- Shares outstanding: 134.95m
- Website: https://www.bwlpg.com
Number of Employees
- BW LPG Limited
- 10 Pasir Panjang Road
- No. 17-02, Mapletree Business City
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/08/07 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/08/05 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.