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DCP

Dis-Chem Pharmacies JSE:DCP Stock Report

Last Price

R30.50

Market Cap

R26.2b

7D

-1.0%

1Y

-12.3%

Updated

07 Dec, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
DCP fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation0/6
Future Growth4/6
Past Performance6/6
Financial Health6/6
Dividends0/6

DCP Stock Overview

Dis-Chem Pharmacies Limited, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the retail and wholesale of healthcare products and pharmaceuticals in South Africa.

Rewards

Earnings are forecast to grow 12.51% per year

Earnings grew by 34% over the past year

Risk Analysis

No risks detected for DCP from our risk checks.

Dis-Chem Pharmacies Limited Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Dis-Chem Pharmacies
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceR30.50
52 Week HighR39.15
52 Week LowR29.46
Beta0.075
1 Month Change-3.66%
3 Month Change-10.79%
1 Year Change-12.33%
3 Year Change19.47%
5 Year Change-9.55%
Change since IPO41.99%

Recent News & Updates

Recent updates

Returns On Capital At Dis-Chem Pharmacies (JSE:DCP) Paint A Concerning Picture

Nov 04
Returns On Capital At Dis-Chem Pharmacies (JSE:DCP) Paint A Concerning Picture

Dis-Chem Pharmacies Limited (JSE:DCP) Shares Could Be 24% Below Their Intrinsic Value Estimate

Oct 04
Dis-Chem Pharmacies Limited (JSE:DCP) Shares Could Be 24% Below Their Intrinsic Value Estimate

We Ran A Stock Scan For Earnings Growth And Dis-Chem Pharmacies (JSE:DCP) Passed With Ease

Sep 01
We Ran A Stock Scan For Earnings Growth And Dis-Chem Pharmacies (JSE:DCP) Passed With Ease

Some Investors May Be Worried About Dis-Chem Pharmacies' (JSE:DCP) Returns On Capital

Jul 04
Some Investors May Be Worried About Dis-Chem Pharmacies' (JSE:DCP) Returns On Capital

A Look At The Fair Value Of Dis-Chem Pharmacies Limited (JSE:DCP)

Jun 21
A Look At The Fair Value Of Dis-Chem Pharmacies Limited (JSE:DCP)

Dis-Chem Pharmacies (JSE:DCP) Has A Pretty Healthy Balance Sheet

Jun 08
Dis-Chem Pharmacies (JSE:DCP) Has A Pretty Healthy Balance Sheet

The Dis-Chem Pharmacies Limited (JSE:DCP) Yearly Results Are Out And Analysts Have Published New Forecasts

May 25
The Dis-Chem Pharmacies Limited (JSE:DCP) Yearly Results Are Out And Analysts Have Published New Forecasts

Is Dis-Chem Pharmacies (JSE:DCP) A Risky Investment?

Feb 23
Is Dis-Chem Pharmacies (JSE:DCP) A Risky Investment?

Dis-Chem Pharmacies Limited's (JSE:DCP) Price In Tune With Earnings

Feb 08
Dis-Chem Pharmacies Limited's (JSE:DCP) Price In Tune With Earnings

I Ran A Stock Scan For Earnings Growth And Dis-Chem Pharmacies (JSE:DCP) Passed With Ease

Dec 13
I Ran A Stock Scan For Earnings Growth And Dis-Chem Pharmacies (JSE:DCP) Passed With Ease

Dis-Chem Pharmacies' (JSE:DCP) Strong Earnings Are Of Good Quality

Nov 09
Dis-Chem Pharmacies' (JSE:DCP) Strong Earnings Are Of Good Quality

Shareholder Returns

DCPZA Consumer RetailingZA Market
7D-1.0%-0.9%-2.2%
1Y-12.3%5.6%0.01%

Return vs Industry: DCP underperformed the ZA Consumer Retailing industry which returned 5.2% over the past year.

Return vs Market: DCP underperformed the ZA Market which returned -0.4% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is DCP's price volatile compared to industry and market?
DCP volatility
DCP Average Weekly Movement3.6%
Consumer Retailing Industry Average Movement3.8%
Market Average Movement5.5%
10% most volatile stocks in ZA Market10.4%
10% least volatile stocks in ZA Market3.2%

Stable Share Price: DCP is less volatile than 75% of ZA stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.

Volatility Over Time: DCP's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
197820,000Ivan Saltzmanhttps://dischemgroup.com

Dis-Chem Pharmacies Limited, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the retail and wholesale of healthcare products and pharmaceuticals in South Africa. The company operates through two segments, Retail and Wholesale. It owns and operates a chain of retail stores that offers a range of products, including dispensary, personal care and beauty, healthcare and nutrition, baby care products, and other products, as well as offers ancillary services that include healthcare clinics, and hair and beauty salons.

Dis-Chem Pharmacies Limited Fundamentals Summary

How do Dis-Chem Pharmacies's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
DCP fundamental statistics
Market CapR26.23b
Earnings (TTM)R1.04b
Revenue (TTM)R31.80b

25.2x

P/E Ratio

0.8x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
DCP income statement (TTM)
RevenueR31.80b
Cost of RevenueR24.40b
Gross ProfitR7.40b
Other ExpensesR6.36b
EarningsR1.04b

Last Reported Earnings

Aug 31, 2022

Next Earnings Date

May 19, 2023

Earnings per share (EPS)1.21
Gross Margin23.28%
Net Profit Margin3.27%
Debt/Equity Ratio48.9%

How did DCP perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Dividends

1.8%

Current Dividend Yield

40%

Payout Ratio