MPT Stock Overview
Mpact Limited engages in the paper and plastic packaging and recycling business in South Africa.
No risks detected for MPT from our risk checks.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||R35.88|
|52 Week High||R37.50|
|52 Week Low||R15.40|
|1 Month Change||8.83%|
|3 Month Change||13.29%|
|1 Year Change||131.48%|
|3 Year Change||64.97%|
|5 Year Change||21.34%|
|Change since IPO||163.82%|
Recent News & Updates
|MPT||ZA Packaging||ZA Market|
Return vs Industry: MPT exceeded the ZA Packaging industry which returned 51.4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: MPT exceeded the ZA Market which returned 13.9% over the past year.
|MPT Average Weekly Movement||6.6%|
|Packaging Industry Average Movement||7.2%|
|Market Average Movement||5.7%|
|10% most volatile stocks in ZA Market||12.1%|
|10% least volatile stocks in ZA Market||3.3%|
Stable Share Price: MPT is not significantly more volatile than the rest of ZA stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 7% a week.
Volatility Over Time: MPT's weekly volatility (7%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Mpact Limited engages in the paper and plastic packaging and recycling business in South Africa. It operates through Paper and Plastics segments. The company manufactures recycled-based packaging and industrial paper grades, such as containerboards and carton boards; and a range of printed and unprinted converted corrugated products, including boards for use in the manufacture of corrugated packaging, corrugated boxes, die-cut cases, folded glued cases, trays, and point-of-sale displays, cups, lids, and bags.
Mpact Fundamentals Summary
|MPT fundamental statistics|
Is MPT overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|MPT income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||R6.65b|
Last Reported Earnings
Jun 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
Mar 07, 2022
|Earnings per share (EPS)||3.31|
|Net Profit Margin||4.06%|
How did MPT perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
Is Mpact undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: MPT (ZAR35.88) is trading below our estimate of fair value (ZAR43.13)
Significantly Below Fair Value: MPT is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: MPT's PE Ratio (10.9x) is in line with the African Packaging industry average.
PE vs Market: MPT's PE Ratio (10.9x) is in line with the ZA market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: MPT is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.5x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: MPT's PB Ratio (1.5x) is in line with the XF Packaging industry average.
How is Mpact forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: MPT's forecast earnings growth (22.4% per year) is above the savings rate (8.8%).
Earnings vs Market: MPT's earnings (22.4% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the ZA market (-0.2% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: MPT's revenue (9.2% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the ZA market (6.3% per year).
High Growth Revenue: MPT's revenue (9.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: MPT's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (15.2%).
How has Mpact performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: MPT has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: MPT became profitable in the past.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: MPT's earnings have declined by 25.8% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: MPT has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: MPT has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Packaging industry (4.5%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: MPT's Return on Equity (14%) is considered low.
How is Mpact's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: MPT's short term assets (ZAR4.7B) exceed its short term liabilities (ZAR2.6B).
Long Term Liabilities: MPT's short term assets (ZAR4.7B) exceed its long term liabilities (ZAR2.2B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: MPT's net debt to equity ratio (30.9%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: MPT's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 59% to 44.8% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: MPT's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (97.8%).
Interest Coverage: MPT's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (6x coverage).
What is Mpact current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Forecast Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate MPT's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate MPT'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 MPT's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if MPT's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: MPT is not paying a notable dividend for the ZA market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of MPT'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
Bruce Strong (52 yo)
Mr. Bruce William Strong has been the Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of Mpact Limited since March 2009. Mr. Strong served as the General Manager of the packaging and industrial paper divisi...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Bruce's total compensation ($USD815.63K) is about average for companies of similar size in the ZA market ($USD726.48K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Bruce's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: MPT's management team is seasoned and experienced (8.3 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: MPT's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 10.8 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.
Mpact Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Mpact Limited
- Ticker: MPT
- Exchange: JSE
- Founded: NaN
- Industry: Paper Packaging
- Sector: Materials
- Implied Market Cap: R5.253b
- Shares outstanding: 146.40m
- Website: https://www.mpact.co.za
Number of Employees
- Mpact Limited
- 3 Melrose Boulevard
- 4th Floor
- South Africa
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/01/23 17:01|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/01/21 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.