African Equity Empowerment Investments Limited formerly known as Sekunjalo Investments Limited is a private equity firm specializing in acquisitions, PIPEs, and buyouts.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||R1.00|
|52 Week High||R0.03|
|52 Week Low||R1.75|
|1 Month Change||8.70%|
|3 Month Change||-16.67%|
|1 Year Change||28.21%|
|3 Year Change||-75.00%|
|5 Year Change||-70.15%|
|Change since IPO||-51.92%|
Recent News & Updates
African Equity Empowerment Investments' (JSE:AEE) Stock Price Has Reduced 79% In The Past Three Years
African Equity Empowerment Investments Limited ( JSE:AEE ) shareholders will doubtless be very grateful to see the...
|AEE||ZA Capital Markets||ZA Market|
Return vs Industry: AEE underperformed the ZA Capital Markets industry which returned 58.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: AEE exceeded the ZA Market which returned 20.7% over the past year.
Stable Share Price: AEE is more volatile than 90% of ZA stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 30% a week.
Volatility Over Time: AEE's weekly volatility has increased from 24% to 30% over the past year.
About the Company
African Equity Empowerment Investments Limited formerly known as Sekunjalo Investments Limited is a private equity firm specializing in acquisitions, PIPEs, and buyouts. It seeks to invest in companies operating in the food, fishing & brands, marine, biotherapeutics , healthcare & beauty, pharmaceuticals, information technology, telecommunication, Mobile solutions, solar energy, financial services, aquaculture, biotechnology, enterprise development, tourism, events management including entertainment, and travel sectors. The firm prefers to invest companies based in South Africa and outside South Africa in Asia, Dubai, Saudi Arabia, Spain, the UK, the USA, Ghana, Uganda, Zambia, Cameroon, Tanzania, Nigeria, Namibia, Kenya, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Ethiopia, Lesotho, Eswatini (previously Swaziland), Malawi, Mauritius, Côte d’Ivoire, France, Belgium, and Canada.
African Equity Empowerment Investments Fundamentals Summary
|AEE fundamental statistics|
Is AEE overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|AEE income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||R2.25b|
Last Reported Earnings
Feb 28, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||-0.35|
|Net Profit Margin||-5.71%|
How did AEE perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
60.0%Current Dividend Yield
Is African Equity Empowerment Investments 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: Insufficient data to calculate AEE's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate AEE's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: AEE is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the ZA Capital Markets industry average.
PE vs Market: AEE is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the ZA market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate AEE's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: AEE is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.2x) compared to the ZA Capital Markets industry average (0.7x).
How is African Equity Empowerment Investments forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Diversified Financials 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 African Equity Empowerment Investments 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 African Equity Empowerment Investments performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: AEE is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: AEE is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: AEE is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 17.5% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare AEE's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: AEE is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Capital Markets industry (35.2%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: AEE has a negative Return on Equity (-2.75%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is African Equity Empowerment Investments's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: AEE's short term assets (ZAR4.1B) exceed its short term liabilities (ZAR694.6M).
Long Term Liabilities: AEE's short term assets (ZAR4.1B) exceed its long term liabilities (ZAR311.8M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: AEE's debt to equity ratio (0.7%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: AEE's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 35.5% to 0.7% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: AEE's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (16.2%).
Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if AEE's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.
What is African Equity Empowerment Investments's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: AEE's dividend (60%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the ZA market (3.05%).
High Dividend: AEE's dividend (60%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the ZA market (8.06%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, AEE has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.
Growing Dividend: AEE's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 7 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: AEE is paying a dividend but the company is unprofitable.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Mrs. Valentine Colleta Dzvova serves as Chief Executive Officer and Director at African Equity Empowerment Investments Limited since July 02, 2020 and served as its Acting Chief Executive Officer since Mar...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Valentine's total compensation ($USD50.52K) is below average for companies of similar size in the ZA market ($USD278.96K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare Valentine's compensation with company performance.
Experienced Management: AEE's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.6 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
Experienced Board: AEE's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.4 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
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.
African Equity Empowerment Investments Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: African Equity Empowerment Investments Limited
- Ticker: AEE
- Exchange: JSE
- Founded: 1996
- Industry: Asset Management and Custody Banks
- Sector: Diversified Financials
- Market Cap: R491.022m
- Shares outstanding: 491.02m
- Website: https://aeei.co.za
Number of Employees
- African Equity Empowerment Investments Limited
- 1st Floor, North Block
- Waterway House
- Cape Town
- Western Cape
- South Africa
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/10/19 21:42|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/10/19 00:00|
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