Mercor SA manufactures, sells, installs, and maintains passive fire protection systems.
Solid track record and good value.
Share Price & News
How has Mercor's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: MCR has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: MCR exceeded the Polish Building industry which returned -2.5% over the past year.
Return vs Market: MCR exceeded the Polish Market which returned -7.7% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Mercor's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
6 days ago | Simply Wall StIs Mercor (WSE:MCR) Using Too Much Debt?
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StIs Mercor SA's (WSE:MCR) 12% ROE Better Than Average?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StMercor (WSE:MCR) Shareholders Booked A 18% Gain In The Last Five Years
Is Mercor 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: MCR (PLN9.6) is trading below our estimate of fair value (PLN59.67)
Significantly Below Fair Value: MCR is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: MCR is good value based on its PE Ratio (7.8x) compared to the Building industry average (8.9x).
PE vs Market: MCR is good value based on its PE Ratio (7.8x) compared to the Polish market (12.1x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate MCR's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: MCR is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1x) compared to the PL Building industry average (1x).
How is Mercor forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Capital Goods 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 Mercor 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 whether Mercor is trading at an attractive price based on how much it is expected to earn in the future, and relative to its industry peers and the wider market.
- Mercor competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
- Explore growth companies in the Capital Goods industry.
How has Mercor performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: MCR has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: MCR's current net profit margins (5%) are higher than last year (3.4%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: MCR's earnings have grown significantly by 20.8% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: MCR's earnings growth over the past year (70%) exceeds its 5-year average (20.8% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: MCR earnings growth over the past year (70%) exceeded the Building industry -22.2%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: MCR's Return on Equity (12.5%) is considered low.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is Mercor's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: MCR's short term assets (PLN165.1M) exceed its short term liabilities (PLN103.9M).
Long Term Liabilities: MCR's short term assets (PLN165.1M) exceed its long term liabilities (PLN97.5M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: MCR's debt to equity ratio (48.6%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: MCR's debt to equity ratio has increased from 31.4% to 48.6% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: MCR's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (49.2%).
Interest Coverage: MCR's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (7.9x coverage).
Inventory Level: MCR has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: MCR's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 2.1x debt).
What is Mercor's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate MCR's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate MCR's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if MCR's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if MCR's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: MCR is not paying a notable dividend for the Polish market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of MCR's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Polish market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Krzysztof Krempec 0
Mr. Krzysztof Krempec serves as the Chairman of the Management Board of Mercor S.a. and served as its Vice-Chairman.
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.
Mercor SA's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Mercor SA
- Ticker: MCR
- Exchange: WSE
- Founded: 1988
- Industry: Building Products
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: zł150.635m
- Shares outstanding: 15.66m
- Website: https://www.mercor.com.pl
Number of Employees
- Mercor SA
- Grzegorza z Sanoka 2
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|MCR||WSE (Warsaw Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||PL||PLN||Jul 2007|
|0LW5||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||GB||PLN||Jul 2007|
Mercor SA manufactures, sells, installs, and maintains passive fire protection systems. The company provides natural smoke exhausting systems comprising smoke exhaust vents, skylights, roof hatches, ventilation flaps, continuous roof lights, smoke curtains, louvered vents, and control systems; and fire ventilation systems comprising cut-off fire valves, fire dampers, smoke exhaust fans, intake and exhaust fans, control units, overpressure systems for staircases, jet ventilation systems for garages, and explosion-proof technology products. It also offers construction protections, such as fire protection board, magnesium board, spray, sealing, intumescent coating, and spray acoustical coating systems. The company’s products are used in production halls and warehouses, logistics centers, public buildings, commercial buildings, and residential buildings. Mercor SA was founded in 1988 and is headquartered in Gdansk, Poland.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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