Curro Holdings Limited develops, acquires, and manages independent schools in South Africa, Namibia, and Botswana.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||R12.15|
|52 Week High||R8.82|
|52 Week Low||R12.61|
|1 Month Change||9.46%|
|3 Month Change||5.01%|
|1 Year Change||25.26%|
|3 Year Change||-49.79%|
|5 Year Change||-75.32%|
|Change since IPO||52.07%|
Recent News & Updates
|COH||ZA Consumer Services||ZA Market|
Return vs Industry: COH underperformed the ZA Consumer Services industry which returned 28.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: COH exceeded the ZA Market which returned 21.3% over the past year.
Stable Share Price: COH is less volatile than 75% of ZA stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.
Volatility Over Time: COH's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Curro Holdings Limited develops, acquires, and manages independent schools in South Africa, Namibia, and Botswana. The company operates through Curroa and Meridian segments. It operates nursery, primary, and high schools offering balanced academics, sports, and culture.
Curro Holdings Fundamentals Summary
|COH fundamental statistics|
Is COH overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|COH income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||R1.81b|
Last Reported Earnings
Jun 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||0.01|
|Net Profit Margin||0.18%|
How did COH perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
Is Curro Holdings undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate COH's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate COH's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: COH is poor value based on its PE Ratio (1211.4x) compared to the African Consumer Services industry average (17.2x).
PE vs Market: COH is poor value based on its PE Ratio (1211.4x) compared to the ZA market (11.3x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate COH's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: COH is good value based on its PB Ratio (1x) compared to the XF Consumer Services industry average (1.8x).
How is Curro Holdings forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Consumer Services 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 Curro Holdings 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.
How has Curro Holdings performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: COH has a large one-off loss of ZAR168.0M impacting its June 30 2021 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: COH's current net profit margins (0.2%) are lower than last year (2%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: COH's earnings have declined by 19.6% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: COH's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: COH had negative earnings growth (-90.2%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Consumer Services industry average (36%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: COH's Return on Equity (-0.09%) is considered low.
How is Curro Holdings's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: COH's short term assets (ZAR816.0M) exceed its short term liabilities (ZAR738.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: COH's short term assets (ZAR816.0M) do not cover its long term liabilities (ZAR3.7B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: COH's debt to equity ratio (40.1%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: COH's debt to equity ratio has increased from 38.5% to 40.1% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: COH's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (24.6%).
Interest Coverage: COH's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (2x coverage).
What is Curro Holdings's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate COH's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate COH'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 COH's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if COH's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: COH is not paying a notable dividend for the ZA market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of COH's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the ZA market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Andries Greyling (51 yo)
Mr. A. Jacobus Ferdinadus Greyling, also known as Andries, B.Comm (Hons), CA(SA) has been the Chief Executive Officer at Curro Holdings Limited since July 1, 2017, and serves as its Executive Director. Mr....
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Andries's total compensation ($USD349.05K) is below average for companies of similar size in the ZA market ($USD731.45K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Andries's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: COH's management team is not considered experienced ( 0.8 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
Experienced Board: COH's board of directors are considered experienced (6.1 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.
Curro Holdings Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Curro Holdings Limited
- Ticker: COH
- Exchange: JSE
- Founded: 1998
- Industry: Education Services
- Sector: Consumer Services
- Market Cap: R7.265b
- Shares outstanding: 597.96m
- Website: https://www.curro.co.za
Number of Employees
- Curro Holdings Limited
- 38 Oxford Street
- Western Cape
- South Africa
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/10/16 17:02|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/10/15 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.