Zambia Sugar Past Earnings Performance

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Zambia Sugar has been growing earnings at an average annual rate of 46%, while the Food industry saw earnings growing at 21.5% annually. Revenues have been growing at an average rate of 20.9% per year. Zambia Sugar's return on equity is 23.7%, and it has net margins of 16.1%.

Key information

46.0%

Earnings growth rate

46.0%

EPS growth rate

Food Industry Growth12.7%
Revenue growth rate20.9%
Return on equity23.7%
Net Margin16.1%
Last Earnings Update31 Aug 2023

Recent past performance updates

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Revenue & Expenses Breakdown

How Zambia Sugar makes and spends money. Based on latest reported earnings, on an LTM basis.


Earnings and Revenue History

LUSE:ZSUG Revenue, expenses and earnings (ZMW Millions)
DateRevenueEarningsG+A ExpensesR&D Expenses
31 Aug 235,8289361,2980
31 Aug 225,1121,0059590
31 Aug 214,9891,0869490
31 May 214,5259348800
28 Feb 214,0617828140
30 Nov 203,6985098140
31 Aug 203,3352358100
31 May 203,2332507680
29 Feb 203,1322657270
30 Nov 193,0442657270
31 Aug 192,9562647270
31 May 192,7362146780
28 Feb 192,5161656290
30 Nov 182,4391596290
31 Aug 182,3621536290
28 Feb 181,9401436300
30 Nov 172,0651786300
31 Aug 172,1912146300
31 Mar 172,479-676190
31 Dec 162,376106390
30 Sep 162,2721206590
30 Jun 162,1441176590
31 Mar 162,015806590
31 Dec 152,0121326250
30 Sep 151,694865900
30 Jun 151,8011135900
31 Mar 151,9071415900
31 Dec 141,8681305560
30 Sep 141,8281195230
30 Jun 141,8031225230
31 Mar 141,7781245230
31 Dec 131,7061324980
30 Sep 131,6331404730
30 Jun 131,5841394730

Quality Earnings: ZSUG has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: ZSUG's current net profit margins (16.1%) are lower than last year (19.7%).


Free Cash Flow vs Earnings Analysis


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: ZSUG's earnings have grown significantly by 46% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: ZSUG's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: ZSUG had negative earnings growth (-6.9%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Food industry average (20.8%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: ZSUG's Return on Equity (23.7%) is considered high.


Return on Assets


Return on Capital Employed


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