Switch to:
Also traded in: Germany, South Africa

GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 5/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Cash to Debt 0.33
MTNOY's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
56% of the 470 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.45 vs. MTNOY: 0.33 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
MTNOY' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.3  Med: 0.92 Max: N/A
Current: 0.33
Equity to Asset 0.41
MTNOY's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
52% of the 460 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.40 vs. MTNOY: 0.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
MTNOY' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.41  Med: 0.5 Max: 0.52
Current: 0.41
0.41
0.52
Interest Coverage 8.07
MTNOY's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
53% of the 374 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.73 vs. MTNOY: 8.07 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
MTNOY' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.58  Med: 4.97 Max: 33.35
Current: 8.07
2.58
33.35
F-Score: 3
Z-Score: 2.14
M-Score: -2.31
WACC vs ROIC
9.76%
18.41%
WACC
ROIC
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 6/10

vs
industry
vs
history
Operating margin (%) 13.13
MTNOY's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
68% of the 466 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.39 vs. MTNOY: 13.13 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
MTNOY' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 13.13  Med: 30.04 Max: 33.79
Current: 13.13
13.13
33.79
Net-margin (%) 1.79
MTNOY's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
59% of the 468 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.45 vs. MTNOY: 1.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
MTNOY' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.79  Med: 16.85 Max: 23.45
Current: 1.79
1.79
23.45
ROE (%) 2.19
MTNOY's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
63% of the 448 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 6.63 vs. MTNOY: 2.19 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
MTNOY' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.19  Med: 24.72 Max: 36.33
Current: 2.19
2.19
36.33
ROA (%) 1.00
MTNOY's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
59% of the 476 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.30 vs. MTNOY: 1.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
MTNOY' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1  Med: 11.79 Max: 17.07
Current: 1
1
17.07
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) 28.18
MTNOY's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
70% of the 471 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 14.26 vs. MTNOY: 28.18 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
MTNOY' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 28.18  Med: 60.29 Max: 71.65
Current: 28.18
28.18
71.65
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) 6.90
MTNOY's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
66% of the 413 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.00 vs. MTNOY: 6.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
MTNOY' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.9  Med: 16.7 Max: 49.9
Current: 6.9
2.9
49.9
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) 7.80
MTNOY's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
63% of the 351 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.20 vs. MTNOY: 7.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
MTNOY' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.1  Med: 14.3 Max: 80.3
Current: 7.8
0.1
80.3
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -0.40
MTNOY's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked higher than
52% of the 306 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: -1.60 vs. MTNOY: -0.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
MTNOY' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -0.4  Med: 16.2 Max: 113
Current: -0.4
-0.4
113
» MTNOY's 10-Y Financials

Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow
Oprt. Cash Flow & Net Income

» Details

Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with MTNOY

(List those with share number changes of more than 20%, or impact to portfolio more than 0.1%)

No Entry found in the selected group of Gurus. You can
  • 1. Modify your Personalized List of Gurus, or
  • 2. Click on Premium Premium Tools above to check out all the Gurus, or
  • 3. Click on Premium Plus Premium Plus above for the stocks picks of all the institutional investment advisors (>4000)
» Interactive Charts

Peter Lynch Chart ( What is Peter Lynch Charts )

Business Description

Industry: Communication Services » Telecom Services
Compare:OTCPK:TIAOF, OTCPK:VDMCY, NYSE:LVLT, OTCPK:ALVVF, NYSE:CTL, OTCPK:KKPNY, OTCPK:TLSNF, NYSE:SKM, NAS:SBAC, NYSE:TU, OTCPK:TELDF, OTCPK:ILIAY, OTCPK:AXXTF, NYSE:RCI, OTCPK:HKTTF, OTCPK:BGAOY, NYSE:VIV, NYSE:MBT, NYSE:PHI, OTCPK:SCMWY » details
Traded in other countries:LL6.Germany, MTN.South Africa,
Mtn Group Ltd is engaged in investing in the telecommunications industry through its subsidiary companies, joint ventures and associate companies. Its main operations are carried out in South Africa and Nigeria.

MTN Group Ltd was incorporated in the Republic of South Africa on November 23, 1994. The Company is engaged in investing in the telecommunications industry through its subsidiary companies, joint ventures and associate companies. It offers an integrated suite of communications products and services to the customers, including traditional and mobile voice and data, digital and mobile financial services as well as enterprise services to SME, public sector and corporate clients. It has operations in 22 countries across Africa and the Middle East. Its main operations are carried out in South Africa and Nigeria. The next tier of the business is housed in the large opco cluster, which comprises of operations in Ghana, Cameroon, Ivory Coast, Uganda, Syria and Sudan. The remaining 13 operations make up the third tier of the business, which is referred as the small opco cluster.

Ratios

vs
industry
vs
history
P/E(ttm) 77.94
MTNOY's P/E(ttm) is ranked lower than
89% of the 328 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 20.00 vs. MTNOY: 77.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/E(ttm) only.
MTNOY' s P/E(ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.15  Med: 15.29 Max: 80.97
Current: 77.94
8.15
80.97
Forward P/E 9.26
MTNOY's Forward P/E is ranked higher than
92% of the 119 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.98 vs. MTNOY: 9.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward P/E only.
N/A
PE(NRI) 77.94
MTNOY's PE(NRI) is ranked lower than
89% of the 332 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 20.47 vs. MTNOY: 77.94 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PE(NRI) only.
MTNOY' s PE(NRI) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.15  Med: 15.29 Max: 80.97
Current: 77.94
8.15
80.97
Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) 12.68
MTNOY's Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) is ranked higher than
64% of the 211 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 17.32 vs. MTNOY: 12.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) only.
MTNOY' s Price/Owner Earnings (ttm) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.56  Med: 14.57 Max: 65.93
Current: 12.68
6.56
65.93
P/B 1.91
MTNOY's P/B is ranked higher than
54% of the 437 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.19 vs. MTNOY: 1.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
MTNOY' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.45  Med: 3.37 Max: 6.62
Current: 1.91
1.45
6.62
P/S 1.54
MTNOY's P/S is ranked lower than
52% of the 457 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.48 vs. MTNOY: 1.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
MTNOY' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.45  Med: 2.56 Max: 4.71
Current: 1.54
1.45
4.71
POCF 16.83
MTNOY's POCF is ranked lower than
85% of the 301 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.16 vs. MTNOY: 16.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful POCF only.
MTNOY' s POCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.6  Med: 10.44 Max: 20.76
Current: 16.83
4.6
20.76
EV-to-EBIT 6.68
MTNOY's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
89% of the 355 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.76 vs. MTNOY: 6.68 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
MTNOY' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.4  Med: 7.4 Max: 14.8
Current: 6.68
4.4
14.8
EV-to-EBITDA 4.27
MTNOY's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
84% of the 394 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 8.48 vs. MTNOY: 4.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
MTNOY' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.3  Med: 5.2 Max: 10.9
Current: 4.27
3.3
10.9
PEG 1.57
MTNOY's PEG is ranked higher than
68% of the 166 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.54 vs. MTNOY: 1.57 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful PEG only.
MTNOY' s PEG Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.16  Med: 0.62 Max: 5.07
Current: 1.57
0.16
5.07
Shiller P/E 11.46
MTNOY's Shiller P/E is ranked higher than
69% of the 121 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 18.63 vs. MTNOY: 11.46 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Shiller P/E only.
MTNOY' s Shiller P/E Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 11.09  Med: 23.76 Max: 31.37
Current: 11.46
11.09
31.37
Current Ratio 1.04
MTNOY's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
54% of the 458 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.14 vs. MTNOY: 1.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
MTNOY' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.84  Med: 1.13 Max: 1.5
Current: 1.04
0.84
1.5
Quick Ratio 1.04
MTNOY's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
51% of the 458 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.03 vs. MTNOY: 1.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
MTNOY' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.79  Med: 1.08 Max: 1.5
Current: 1.04
0.79
1.5
Days Inventory 22.31
MTNOY's Days Inventory is ranked lower than
59% of the 343 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 16.92 vs. MTNOY: 22.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Inventory only.
MTNOY' s Days Inventory Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 7.19  Med: 19.15 Max: 38.63
Current: 22.31
7.19
38.63

Dividend & Buy Back

vs
industry
vs
history
Dividend Yield 8.38
MTNOY's Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
93% of the 641 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.06 vs. MTNOY: 8.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Yield only.
MTNOY' s Dividend Yield Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.47  Med: 2.51 Max: 10.97
Current: 8.38
0.47
10.97
Dividend Payout 8.47
MTNOY's Dividend Payout is ranked lower than
98% of the 321 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 0.69 vs. MTNOY: 8.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Payout only.
MTNOY' s Dividend Payout Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.44  Med: 0.58 Max: 8.47
Current: 8.47
0.44
8.47
Dividend Growth (3y) 17.10
MTNOY's Dividend Growth (3y) is ranked higher than
79% of the 193 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 3.50 vs. MTNOY: 17.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Dividend Growth (3y) only.
MTNOY' s Dividend Growth (3y) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 36.5 Max: 110.2
Current: 17.1
0
110.2
Forward Dividend Yield 8.38
MTNOY's Forward Dividend Yield is ranked higher than
89% of the 600 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.27 vs. MTNOY: 8.38 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Dividend Yield only.
N/A
Yield on cost (5-Year) 27.90
MTNOY's Yield on cost (5-Year) is ranked higher than
95% of the 703 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.63 vs. MTNOY: 27.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Yield on cost (5-Year) only.
MTNOY' s Yield on cost (5-Year) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.57  Med: 8.36 Max: 36.53
Current: 27.9
1.57
36.53
3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio 1.10
MTNOY's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked higher than
83% of the 278 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: -1.60 vs. MTNOY: 1.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
MTNOY' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4  Med: -0.2 Max: 1.1
Current: 1.1
-4
1.1

Valuation & Return

vs
industry
vs
history
Price/Tangible Book 3.41
MTNOY's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
59% of the 317 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 2.63 vs. MTNOY: 3.41 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
MTNOY' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.68  Med: 5.1 Max: 28.03
Current: 3.41
2.68
28.03
Price/Projected FCF 1.71
MTNOY's Price/Projected FCF is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 229 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.36 vs. MTNOY: 1.71 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Projected FCF only.
MTNOY' s Price/Projected FCF Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 1.91 Max: 4.81
Current: 1.71
0
4.81
Price/DCF (Earnings Based) 4.20
MTNOY's Price/DCF (Earnings Based) is ranked lower than
78% of the 41 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.66 vs. MTNOY: 4.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/DCF (Earnings Based) only.
N/A
Price/Median PS Value 0.59
MTNOY's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 415 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.00 vs. MTNOY: 0.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
MTNOY' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.9 Max: 1.5
Current: 0.59
0
1.5
Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value 1.52
MTNOY's Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value is ranked lower than
99.99% of the 85 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.77 vs. MTNOY: 1.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value only.
MTNOY' s Price/Peter Lynch Fair Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.92 Max: 2.95
Current: 1.52
0
2.95
Price/Graham Number 3.44
MTNOY's Price/Graham Number is ranked lower than
81% of the 210 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 1.79 vs. MTNOY: 3.44 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Graham Number only.
MTNOY' s Price/Graham Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.2  Med: 1.84 Max: 4.07
Current: 3.44
1.2
4.07
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 15.04
MTNOY's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
91% of the 463 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 4.40 vs. MTNOY: 15.04 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
MTNOY' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 6.8  Med: 13.6 Max: 22.7
Current: 15.04
6.8
22.7
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) 7.60
MTNOY's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) is ranked lower than
52% of the 248 Companies
in the Global Telecom Services industry.

( Industry Median: 7.97 vs. MTNOY: 7.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) only.
MTNOY' s Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 4.7  Med: 33.6 Max: 69.1
Current: 7.6
4.7
69.1

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $10,440
EPS (TTM) $ 0.10
Beta0.96
Short Percentage of Float0.00%
52-Week Range $6.65 - 14.48
Shares Outstanding (Mil)1,822.71

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19
Revenue (Mil $) 10,406 10,812 11,291 12,676
EPS ($) 0.72 0.90 1.00 1.31
EPS w/o NRI ($) 0.72 0.90 1.00 1.31
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends Per Share ($) 0.51 0.54 0.56
» More Articles for MTNOY

Headlines

Articles On GuruFocus.com
The 10 Best Stocks for the Next 10 Years Apr 17 2015 
MTN Group: Connecting Africa to the World Jul 28 2014 
MTN Group: The Emerging Market Rally Is Just Getting Started Mar 28 2014 
MTNOY – Traverse the Wilds of Africa for 2014′s Best Stock Dec 29 2013 

More From Other Websites
ETF’s with exposure to MTN Group Ltd. : September 27, 2016 Sep 27 2016
IHS Netherlands Holdco B.V. -- Moody's assigns first-time B1 ratings to IHS Netherlands; outlook... Sep 26 2016
ETF’s with exposure to MTN Group Ltd. : September 16, 2016 Sep 16 2016
ETF’s with exposure to MTN Group Ltd. : August 26, 2016 Aug 26 2016
MTN Group Ltd. :MTNOY-US: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2016 : August 22,... Aug 22 2016
ETF’s with exposure to MTN Group Ltd. : July 29, 2016 Jul 29 2016
MTN Group Ltd. :MTNOY-US: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended December 31, 2015 : July 22,... Jul 22 2016
ETF’s with exposure to MTN Group Ltd. : June 20, 2016 Jun 20 2016
MTN Group Limited -- Moody's affirms MTN's Baa3/Aa3.za ratings, outlook negative Jun 20 2016
Sasol Limited -- Moody's recalibrates South Africa's national rating scale and repositions national... May 11 2016
ETF’s with exposure to MTN Group Ltd. : March 28, 2016 Mar 28 2016
ETF’s with exposure to MTN Group Ltd. : March 10, 2016 Mar 10 2016
MTN Group Ltd. :MTNOY-US: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended December 31, 2015 Mar 07 2016
MTN Group Selects ItsOn to Deliver Digital Experiences to Customers Jan 21 2016
MTN Group Limited -- Moody's downgrades MTN issuer rating to Baa3, outlook negative Dec 15 2015
MTN Group Limited -- Moody's changes the outlook on MTN's Baa2 ratings to negative Oct 29 2015

Personalized Checklist

Checklist has been moved to "Checklist" tab.

Get WordPress Plugins for easy affiliate links on Stock Tickers and Guru Names | Earn affiliate commissions by embedding GuruFocus Charts
GuruFocus Affiliate Program: Earn up to $400 per referral. ( Learn More)