Naspers Limited operates in consumer internet industry worldwide.
No risks detected for NPN from our risk checks.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||R2,635.00|
|52 Week High||R2,290.87|
|52 Week Low||R3,888.00|
|1 Month Change||9.79%|
|3 Month Change||-10.85%|
|1 Year Change||-15.68%|
|3 Year Change||-1.72%|
|5 Year Change||9.81%|
|Change since IPO||8,400.00%|
Recent News & Updates
Naspers (JSE:NPN) Is Carrying A Fair Bit Of Debt
The external fund manager backed by Berkshire Hathaway's Charlie Munger, Li Lu, makes no bones about it when he says...
It's Unlikely That Naspers Limited's (JSE:NPN) CEO Will See A Huge Pay Rise This Year
CEO Bob van Dijk has done a decent job of delivering relatively good performance at Naspers Limited ( JSE:NPN...
|NPN||ZA Online Retail||ZA Market|
Return vs Industry: NPN underperformed the ZA Online Retail industry which returned -9.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: NPN underperformed the ZA Market which returned 21.3% over the past year.
Stable Share Price: NPN is not significantly more volatile than the rest of ZA stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 8% a week.
Volatility Over Time: NPN's weekly volatility (8%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
|1915||28,445||Bob van Dijk||https://www.naspers.com|
Naspers Limited operates in consumer internet industry worldwide. It operates through Ecommerce, Social and Internet Platforms, and Media segments. The company builds various companies that empower people and enrich communities.
Naspers Fundamentals Summary
|NPN fundamental statistics|
Is NPN overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|NPN income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||US$4.09b|
Last Reported Earnings
Mar 31, 2021
Next Earnings Date
Nov 22, 2021
|Earnings per share (EPS)||13.08|
|Net Profit Margin||89.38%|
How did NPN perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
0.2%Current Dividend Yield
Does NPN pay a reliable dividends?See NPN dividend history and benchmarks
|Naspers dividend dates|
|Ex Dividend Date||Dec 01 2021|
|Dividend Pay Date||Dec 06 2021|
|Days until Ex dividend||42 days|
|Days until Dividend pay date||47 days|
Does NPN pay a reliable dividends?See NPN dividend history and benchmarks
Is Naspers 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: NPN (ZAR2551) is trading above our estimate of fair value (ZAR881.18)
Significantly Below Fair Value: NPN is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: NPN is good value based on its PE Ratio (13.3x) compared to the Global Online Retail industry average (26.8x).
PE vs Market: NPN is poor value based on its PE Ratio (13.3x) compared to the ZA market (11.2x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: NPN is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (8x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: NPN is good value based on its PB Ratio (2.4x) compared to the XX Online Retail industry average (3.8x).
How is Naspers forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 10 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: NPN's forecast earnings growth (1.7% per year) is below the savings rate (8.8%).
Earnings vs Market: NPN's earnings (1.7% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the ZA market (12.2% per year).
High Growth Earnings: NPN's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: NPN's revenue (23% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the ZA market (6.1% per year).
High Growth Revenue: NPN's revenue (23% per year) is forecast to grow faster than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: NPN's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (19.6%).
How has Naspers performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: NPN has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: NPN's current net profit margins (89.4%) are higher than last year (77.4%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: NPN's earnings have grown by 9.6% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: NPN's earnings growth over the past year (71.3%) exceeds its 5-year average (9.6% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: NPN earnings growth over the past year (71.3%) exceeded the Online Retail industry 54%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: NPN's Return on Equity (17.8%) is considered low.
How is Naspers's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: NPN's short term assets ($7.7B) exceed its short term liabilities ($4.3B).
Long Term Liabilities: NPN's short term assets ($7.7B) do not cover its long term liabilities ($8.6B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: NPN's debt to equity ratio (19.8%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: NPN's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 29.3% to 19.8% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: NPN's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (0.9%).
Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if NPN's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.
What is Naspers's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Upcoming Dividend Payment
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: NPN's dividend (0.25%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the ZA market (3.07%).
High Dividend: NPN's dividend (0.25%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the ZA market (8.09%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: NPN is not paying a notable dividend for the ZA market, therefore no need to check if payments are stable.
Growing Dividend: NPN is not paying a notable dividend for the ZA market, therefore no need to check if payments are increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: NPN is not paying a notable dividend for the ZA market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of NPN's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the ZA market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Bob van Dijk (48 yo)
Mr. Bob van Dijk serves as an Independent Director at Booking Holdings Inc. since June 04, 2020. He has been the Chief Executive Officer of Naspers Limited since April 1, 2014. Mr. van Dijk is Chief Execut...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Bob's total compensation ($USD16.66M) is above average for companies of similar size in the ZA market ($USD2.58M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Bob's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: NPN's management team is seasoned and experienced (6.3 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: NPN's board of directors are considered experienced (7.7 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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Naspers Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Naspers Limited
- Ticker: NPN
- Exchange: JSE
- Founded: 1915
- Industry: Internet and Direct Marketing Retail
- Sector: Retail
- Market Cap: R1.035t
- Shares outstanding: 405.65m
- Website: https://www.naspers.com
Number of Employees
- Naspers Limited
- 40 Heerengracht
- Cape Town
- Western Cape
- South Africa
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/10/19 17:03|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/10/19 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.