South Port New Zealand Limited provides and manages port and warehousing services in New Zealand. More Details
No risks detected for SPN from our risk checks.
Flawless balance sheet average dividend payer.
Share Price & News
How has South Port New Zealand's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: SPN has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: SPN exceeded the NZ Infrastructure industry which returned -13.7% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SPN underperformed the NZ Market which returned 2.2% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is South Port New Zealand's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StRead This Before Buying South Port New Zealand Limited (NZSE:SPN) For Its Dividend
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StThese 4 Measures Indicate That South Port New Zealand (NZSE:SPN) Is Using Debt Reasonably Well
1 month ago | Simply Wall StTrends At South Port New Zealand (NZSE:SPN) Point To A Promising Future
Is South Port New Zealand 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: SPN (NZ$6.92) is trading above our estimate of fair value (NZ$5.3)
Significantly Below Fair Value: SPN is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SPN is good value based on its PE Ratio (19.3x) compared to the NZ Infrastructure industry average (46.5x).
PE vs Market: SPN is good value based on its PE Ratio (19.3x) compared to the NZ market (22.6x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate SPN's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SPN is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (4x) compared to the NZ Infrastructure industry average (2.2x).
How is South Port New Zealand 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 South Port New Zealand 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 South Port New Zealand'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.
- South Port New Zealand competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
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How has South Port New Zealand performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SPN has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: SPN's current net profit margins (21.2%) are lower than last year (22.3%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SPN's earnings have grown by 3.4% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: SPN's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: SPN had negative earnings growth (-3.6%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Infrastructure industry average (-13.8%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: SPN's Return on Equity (20.7%) is considered high.
How is South Port New Zealand's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SPN's short term assets (NZ$7.7M) exceed its short term liabilities (NZ$7.7M).
Long Term Liabilities: SPN's short term assets (NZ$7.7M) exceed its long term liabilities (NZ$6.1M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SPN's debt to equity ratio (15.9%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: SPN's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 25.5% to 15.9% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: SPN's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (173.9%).
Interest Coverage: SPN's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (24.9x coverage).
What is South Port New Zealand current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Upcoming Dividend Payment
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: SPN's dividend (3.76%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the NZ market (2.85%).
High Dividend: SPN's dividend (3.76%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the NZ market (4.6%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: SPN's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: SPN's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (72.3%), SPN'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 management tenure
Mr. Nigel G. Gear, BCom, DipPort Man, has been Chief Executive Officer of South Port New Zealand Limited since October 1, 2017. Mr. Gear served as a Commercial Manager of South Port New Zealand Limited unt ...
|Chief Executive Officer||2.92yrs||no data||no data|
|Finance Manager||no data||no data||no data|
|Health, Safety & Compliance Officer||no data||no data||no data|
|Human Resources Manager||2.83yrs||no data||no data|
|Port General Manager||2.83yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: SPN's management team is considered experienced (2.8 years average tenure).
|Independent Non-Executive Director||16.92yrs||NZ$41.20k||no data|
|Independent Non-Executive Chairman||no data||NZ$72.10k||no data|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||10yrs||NZ$41.20k||no data|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||9yrs||NZ$41.20k||no data|
|Independent Director||0.83yr||NZ$27.47k||no data|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||3.92yrs||NZ$41.20k||no data|
Experienced Board: SPN's board of directors are considered experienced (9 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.
South Port New Zealand Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: South Port New Zealand Limited
- Ticker: SPN
- Exchange: NZSE
- Founded: 1988
- Industry: Marine Ports and Services
- Sector: Transportation
- Market Cap: NZ$181.545m
- Shares outstanding: 26.23m
- Website: https://www.southport.co.nz
Number of Employees
- South Port New Zealand Limited
- Island Harbour
- PO Box 1
- New Zealand
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|SPN||NZSE (New Zealand Stock Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||NZ||NZD||Jan 1995|
South Port New Zealand Limited provides and manages port and warehousing services in New Zealand. It operates the Port of Bluff in the province of Southland. The company offers pilotage, towage, berthage, ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/09/28 10:35|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/09/28 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.