J.W. Mays, Inc. owns, operates, and leases commercial real estate properties in the United States. More Details
Imperfect balance sheet and overvalued.
Share Price & News
How has J.W. Mays's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: Insufficient data to determine MAYS's volatility over the past 3 months.
Volatility Over Time: Insufficient data to determine MAYS's volatility change over the past year.
7 Day Return
US Real Estate
1 Year Return
US Real Estate
Return vs Industry: Insufficient data to determine how MAYS performed against the US Real Estate industry.
Return vs Market: Insufficient data to determine how MAYS performed against the US Market.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is J.W. Mays's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StHealth Check: How Prudently Does J.W. Mays (NASDAQ:MAYS) Use Debt?
2 months ago | Simply Wall StHow Does J.W. Mays' (NASDAQ:MAYS) CEO Pay Compare With Company Performance?
4 months ago | Simply Wall StA Look At The Fair Value Of J.W. Mays, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAYS)
Is J.W. Mays undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Book (PB) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: MAYS ($27.5) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($0.87)
Significantly Below Fair Value: MAYS is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: MAYS is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US Real Estate industry average.
PE vs Market: MAYS is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate MAYS's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: MAYS is good value based on its PB Ratio (1x) compared to the US Real Estate industry average (1.2x).
How is J.W. Mays forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Real Estate 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 J.W. Mays 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.
- Take a look at our analysis of MAYS’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
- Explore growth companies in the Real Estate industry.
How has J.W. Mays performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: MAYS is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: MAYS is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: MAYS is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 25.5% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare MAYS's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: MAYS is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Real Estate industry (-7.9%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: MAYS has a negative Return on Equity (-2.72%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is J.W. Mays's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: MAYS's short term assets ($8.4M) exceed its short term liabilities ($4.5M).
Long Term Liabilities: MAYS's short term assets ($8.4M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($41.2M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: MAYS's debt to equity ratio (17%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: MAYS's debt to equity ratio has increased from 14.8% to 17% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: MAYS's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (6.8%).
Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if MAYS's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.
What is J.W. Mays's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate MAYS's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate MAYS's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if MAYS's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if MAYS's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of MAYS's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Lloyd Shulman (78 yo)
Mr. Lloyd J. Shulman has been the Chief Executive Officer since June 1995, Chief Operating Officer since 1978 and President since November 1978 at JW Mays Inc. and also its Chairman of JW Mays Inc. since...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Lloyd's total compensation ($USD438.37K) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD528.62K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Lloyd's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
|Chairman of the Board||25.58yrs||US$438.37k||14.2% |
|CFO, VP||17.42yrs||US$465.85k||no data|
|Independent Director||33.17yrs||US$53.38k||no data|
|Independent Director||21.17yrs||US$45.38k||no data|
|Independent Director||9.17yrs||US$45.38k||no data|
|Independent Director||4.83yrs||US$45.38k||no data|
|Independent Director||3.83yrs||US$44.78k||no data|
Experienced Board: MAYS's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 17.4 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.
J.W. Mays, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: J.W. Mays, Inc.
- Ticker: MAYS
- Exchange: NasdaqCM
- Founded: 1924
- Industry: Real Estate Operating Companies
- Sector: Real Estate
- Market Cap: US$55.427m
- Shares outstanding: 2.02m
- Website: https://www.jwmays.com
Number of Employees
- J.W. Mays, Inc.
- 9 Bond Street
- New York
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|MAYS||NasdaqCM (Nasdaq Capital Market)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Jan 1968|
J.W. Mays, Inc. owns, operates, and leases commercial real estate properties in the United States. Its properties are located in Brooklyn, Jamaica, Fishkill, Levittown, and Massapequa of New York, as well ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/01/26 00:32|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/01/22 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.