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Executive Summary

Japfa Ltd., an agri-food company, produces and sells dairy products, protein staples, and packaged food products in Singapore, Indonesia, Vietnam, China, India, and Myanmar. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Solid track record and good value.


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Share Price & News

How has Japfa's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: UD2 has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-2.5%

UD2

-0.08%

SG Food

-1.2%

SG Market


1 Year Return

26.9%

UD2

4.4%

SG Food

-21.7%

SG Market

Return vs Industry: UD2 exceeded the SG Food industry which returned 4.4% over the past year.

Return vs Market: UD2 exceeded the SG Market which returned -21.7% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

UD2IndustryMarket
7 Day-2.5%-0.08%-1.2%
30 Day-4.8%-1.1%-2.3%
90 Day-16.3%2.7%-4.6%
1 Year30.8%26.9%7.9%4.4%-17.4%-21.7%
3 Year13.0%5.4%7.8%-1.4%-18.3%-28.1%
5 Year119.5%100.0%30.1%14.0%-0.5%-18.7%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Japfa's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

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

>50%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: UD2 (SGD0.59) is trading below our estimate of fair value (SGD1.76)

Significantly Below Fair Value: UD2 is trading below fair value by more than 20%.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: UD2 is good value based on its PE Ratio (4.5x) compared to the SG Food industry average (10.5x).

PE vs Market: UD2 is good value based on its PE Ratio (4.5x) compared to the SG market (12.7x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: UD2's earnings are forecast to decline next year, so we can't calculate its PEG ratio.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: UD2's PB Ratio (0.9x) is in line with the SG Food industry average.


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Future Growth

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

-3.8%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: UD2's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-3.8% per year).

Earnings vs Market: UD2's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-3.8% per year).

High Growth Earnings: UD2's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: UD2's revenue (6.7% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the SG market (6.5% per year).

High Growth Revenue: UD2's revenue (6.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: UD2's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (11.2%).


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Past Performance

How has Japfa performed over the past 5 years?

17.0%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: UD2 has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: UD2's current net profit margins (4.8%) are higher than last year (1.8%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: UD2's earnings have grown by 17% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: UD2's earnings growth over the past year (174.9%) exceeds its 5-year average (17% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: UD2 earnings growth over the past year (174.9%) exceeded the Food industry 10.4%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: UD2's Return on Equity (15.8%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is Japfa's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: UD2's short term assets ($1.5B) exceed its short term liabilities ($1.3B).

Long Term Liabilities: UD2's short term assets ($1.5B) exceed its long term liabilities ($821.8M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: UD2's debt to equity ratio (108.6%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: UD2's debt to equity ratio has increased from 103.7% to 108.6% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: UD2's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (30.5%).

Interest Coverage: UD2's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (3.3x coverage).


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

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

1.69%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: UD2's dividend (1.69%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the SG market (2.55%).

High Dividend: UD2's dividend (1.69%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the SG market (5.69%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: UD2 has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.

Growing Dividend: UD2's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 4 years.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (7.8%), UD2's dividend payments are thoroughly covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: UD2's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be thoroughly covered by earnings (13.4% payout ratio).


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Management

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

3.5yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Yong Nang Tan (59 yo)

6.67yrs

Tenure

US$6,930,000

Compensation

Mr. Yong Nang Tan has been the Chief Executive Officer of Japfa Ltd. and has been its Executive Director since June 2009. Mr. Tan has held posts as the Chief Executive Officer, Managing Director and Projec ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Yong Nang's total compensation ($USD3.74M) is above average for companies of similar size in the SG market ($USD758.83K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare Yong Nang's compensation with company performance.


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Handojo Santosa
Executive Chairman of the Board1.42yrsUS$15.92m51.87%
$ 627.0m
Yong Nang Tan
CEO & Executive Director6.67yrsUS$6.93m4.12%
$ 49.9m
Kevin John Monteiro
CFO & Executive Director6.42yrsUS$974.00k0.16%
$ 2.0m
Sook Ping Chua
Head of Legal & Compliance and Joint Company Secretaryno datano datano data
Bambang Hendarto
Chief Operating Officer of Operation 1 - Poultry Indonesiano datano datano data
Edgar Collins
Head of Dairyno datano datano data
Chi Kee Chin
Head of Consumer Foodno datano datano data
Renaldo Santosa
Head of Business Development & Strategy3.5yrsno data0.079%
$ 955.9k
Sai Hong Cheng
Joint Company Secretaryno datano datano data
Antonius Harwanto
Deputy Chief Operating Officer of Operational 12.67yrsno datano data
Arif Widjaja
Co-Country Head of Japfa Comfeed Vietnam Limited Companyno datano datano data

3.5yrs

Average Tenure

57.5yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: UD2's management team is considered experienced (3.5 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Handojo Santosa
Executive Chairman of the Board1.42yrsUS$15.92m51.87%
$ 627.0m
Yong Nang Tan
CEO & Executive Director6.67yrsUS$6.93m4.12%
$ 49.9m
Kevin John Monteiro
CFO & Executive Director6.42yrsUS$974.00k0.16%
$ 2.0m
Manu Bhaskaran
Independent Director1.42yrsUS$86.00kno data
Siaou-Sze Lien
Independent Director6.17yrsUS$134.00k0.034%
$ 405.6k
Quek Peng Ng
Lead Independent Director1.42yrsUS$145.00k0.027%
$ 324.5k
Tan Kian Chew
Independent Director1.42yrsUS$86.00k0.0016%
$ 19.5k
Hendrick Kolonas
Non-Executive Non-Independent Director7.58yrsUS$1.37mno data

3.8yrs

Average Tenure

64yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: UD2's board of directors are considered experienced (3.8 years average tenure).


Ownership

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.


Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 10%.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Japfa Ltd.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Japfa Ltd.
  • Ticker: UD2
  • Exchange: SGX
  • Founded: 2008
  • Industry: Packaged Foods and Meats
  • Sector: Food, Beverage & Tobacco
  • Market Cap: S$1.209b
  • Shares outstanding: 2.05b
  • Website: https://www.japfa.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Japfa Ltd.
  • Tower B
  • No. 18-08, Ngee Ann City
  • Singapore
  • 238874
  • Singapore

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
UD2SGX (Singapore Exchange)YesOrdinay SharesSGSGDAug 2014
1O4DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesOrdinay SharesDEEURAug 2014

Biography

Japfa Ltd., an agri-food company, produces and sells dairy products, protein staples, and packaged food products in Singapore, Indonesia, Vietnam, China, India, and Myanmar. The company operates through si ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/09/26 19:26
End of Day Share Price2020/09/25 00:00
Earnings2020/06/30
Annual Earnings2019/12/31


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.