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Ayala PSE:AC Stock Report

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24 May, 2022


Company Financials +
AC fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth4/6
Past Performance3/6
Financial Health1/6

AC Stock Overview

Ayala Corporation engages in the real estate and hotel businesses in the Philippines and internationally.

Ayala Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Ayala
Historical stock prices
Current Share Price₱680.00
52 Week High₱915.00
52 Week Low₱651.00
1 Month Change-10.05%
3 Month Change-20.93%
1 Year Change-5.42%
3 Year Change-23.81%
5 Year Change-21.75%
Change since IPO208.90%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

ACPH IndustrialsPH Market

Return vs Industry: AC underperformed the PH Industrials industry which returned -0.6% over the past year.

Return vs Market: AC underperformed the PH Market which returned 7.9% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is AC's price volatile compared to industry and market?
AC volatility
AC Average Weekly Movement5.1%
Industrials Industry Average Movement4.9%
Market Average Movement5.6%
10% most volatile stocks in PH Market10.1%
10% least volatile stocks in PH Market3.1%

Stable Share Price: AC is not significantly more volatile than the rest of PH stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.

Volatility Over Time: AC's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

1834n/aFernando Miranda de Ayala

Ayala Corporation engages in the real estate and hotel businesses in the Philippines and internationally. Its Real Estate and Hotels segment develops, constructs, leases, and sells residential and commercial communities; manages land bank; operates hotels, cinema, and theaters; and provides construction and property management services. The company’s Financial Services and Insurance segment provides corporate, consumer, mortgage, leasing, and agri loans; deposit and cash management, asset management, online stock trading, foreign exchange and capital markets investments dealing, corporate finance and consulting, investment banking, internet banking, foreign exchange, and safety deposit services; and life, non-life, pre-need, and reinsurance services.

Ayala Fundamentals Summary

How do Ayala's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
AC fundamental statistics
Market Cap₱421.41b
Earnings (TTM)₱30.88b
Revenue (TTM)₱261.65b


P/E Ratio


P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
AC income statement (TTM)
Cost of Revenue₱182.56b
Gross Profit₱79.09b
Other Expenses₱48.21b

Last Reported Earnings

Mar 31, 2022

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)49.82
Gross Margin30.23%
Net Profit Margin11.80%
Debt/Equity Ratio85.1%

How did AC perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison



Current Dividend Yield


Payout Ratio


Is Ayala undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score


Valuation Score 1/6

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • PE vs Industry

  • PE vs Market

  • PEG Ratio

  • PB vs Industry


Price to Earnings (PE) ratio

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: AC (₱680) is trading above our estimate of fair value (₱289.71)

Significantly Below Fair Value: AC is trading above our estimate of fair value.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: AC is poor value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (13.6x) compared to the PH Industrials industry average (11.3x).

PE vs Market: AC is poor value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (13.6x) compared to the PH market (11.9x).

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: AC is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.6x)

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: AC's Price-To-Book Ratio (1.2x) is in line with the PH Industrials industry average.

Future Growth

How is Ayala forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 7 analysts?

Future Growth Score


Future Growth Score 4/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts

Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: AC's forecast earnings growth (22.7% per year) is above the savings rate (4.9%).

Earnings vs Market: AC's earnings (22.7% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the PH market (20.8% per year).

High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: AC's revenue (10.4% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the PH market (10.3% per year).

High Growth Revenue: AC's revenue (10.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.

Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts

Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: AC's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (11%).

Past Performance

How has Ayala performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 3/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: AC has a large one-off gain of ₱8.9B impacting its March 31 2022 financial results.

Growing Profit Margin: AC's current net profit margins (11.8%) are higher than last year (3%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: AC's earnings have declined by 3.9% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: AC's earnings growth over the past year (372.3%) exceeds its 5-year average (-3.9% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: AC earnings growth over the past year (372.3%) exceeded the Industrials industry 57.4%.

Return on Equity

High ROE: AC's Return on Equity (7%) is considered low.

Financial Health

How is Ayala's financial position?

Financial Health Score


Financial Health Score 1/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: AC's short term assets (₱494.4B) exceed its short term liabilities (₱278.5B).

Long Term Liabilities: AC's short term assets (₱494.4B) do not cover its long term liabilities (₱520.8B).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: AC's net debt to equity ratio (68.1%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: AC's debt to equity ratio has increased from 82.2% to 85.1% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: AC's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (1.7%).

Interest Coverage: AC's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (3x coverage).

Balance Sheet


What is Ayala current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score


Dividend Score 4/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Future Dividend Coverage


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: AC's dividend (1.02%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the PH market (1.41%).

High Dividend: AC's dividend (1.02%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the PH market (4.65%).

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: AC's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: AC's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its low payout ratio (13.9%), AC's dividend payments are thoroughly covered by earnings.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: AC is paying a dividend but the company has no free cash flows.

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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?


Average management tenure


Fernando Miranda de Ayala (61 yo)



Mr. Fernando Miranda Zobel de Ayala serves as Non-Executive Director at Manila Water Company, Inc., since May 15, 1997 and served as Chairman. He has been Chief Executive Officer of Ayala Corporation since...

Leadership Team

Experienced Management: AC's management team is seasoned and experienced (13.3 years average tenure).

Board Members

Experienced Board: AC's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.1 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.


Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?

Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: AC insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.

Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

Ayala Corporation's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Ayala Corporation
  • Ticker: AC
  • Exchange: PSE
  • Founded: 1834
  • Industry: Industrial Conglomerates
  • Sector: Capital Goods
  • Implied Market Cap: ₱421.409b
  • Shares outstanding: 619.72m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • Ayala Corporation
  • Tower One and Exchange Plaza
  • Ayala Triangle
  • Makati City
  • 1226
  • Philippines


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/05/24 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/05/24 00:00
Annual Earnings2021/12/31

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.