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Marine Products Graham Number

: $8.07 (As of Jun. 2022)
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Graham Number is a figure that measures a stock's fundamental value by taking into account the company's earnings per share and book value per share. The Graham number is the upper bound of the price range that a defensive investor should pay for the stock. According to the theory, any stock price below the Graham number is considered undervalued, and thus worth investing in.

As of today (2022-08-17), the stock price of Marine Products is $11.50. Marine Products's graham number for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2022 was $8.07. Therefore, Marine Products's Price to Graham Number ratio for today is 1.42.

The historical rank and industry rank for Marine Products's Graham Number or its related term are showing as below:

MPX' s Price-to-Graham-Number Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.51   Med: 2.07   Max: 6.14
Current: 1.43

During the past 13 years, the highest Price to Graham Number ratio of Marine Products was 6.14. The lowest was 0.51. And the median was 2.07.

MPX's Price-to-Graham-Number is ranked worse than
55.58% of 869 companies
in the Vehicles & Parts industry
Industry Median: 1.24 vs MPX: 1.43

Graham Number is a combination of asset valuation and earnings power valuation. It is a very conservative way of valuing a stock.


Marine Products Graham Number Historical Data

The historical data trend for Marine Products's Graham Number can be seen below:

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

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Marine Products Annual Data
Trend Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19 Dec20 Dec21
Graham Number
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 4.85 6.23 6.36 5.53 7.30

Marine Products Quarterly Data
Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21 Sep21 Dec21 Mar22 Jun22
Graham Number Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 6.84 7.01 7.34 7.31 8.07

Competitive Comparison

For the Recreational Vehicles subindustry, Marine Products's Graham Number, along with its competitors' market caps and Graham Number data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

   

Marine Products Graham Number Distribution

For the Vehicles & Parts industry and Consumer Cyclical sector, Marine Products's Graham Number distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where Marine Products's Graham Number falls into.



Marine Products Graham Number Calculation

Graham Number is a concept based on Ben Graham's conservative valuation of companies.

Marine Products's Graham Number for the fiscal year that ended in Dec. 2021 is calculated as

Graham Number
=sqrt of (22.5* Tangible Book per Share *EPS without NRI)
=sqrt of (22.5*2.787*0.85)
=7.30

Marine Products's Graham Number for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2022 is calculated as

Graham Number
=sqrt of (22.5*Tangible Book per Share*EPS without NRI (TTM))
=sqrt of (22.5*3.048*0.95)
=8.07

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.


Marine Products  (NYSE:MPX) Graham Number Explanation

Ben Graham actually did not publish a formula like this. But he wrote in The Intelligent Investor (1948 version) regarding to the criteria for purchases:

Current price should not be more than 15 times average earnings of the past three years.

Current price should not be more than 1.5 times the book value last reported. However, a multiplier of earnings below 15 could justify a correspondingly higher multiplier of assets. As a rule of thumb we suggest that the product of the multiplier times the ratio of price to book value should not exceed 22.5. (This figure corresponds to 15 times earnings and 1.5 times book value. It would admit an issue selling at only 9 times earnings and 2.5 times asset value, etc.)

Unlike valuation methods such as DCF or Discounted Earnings, the Graham number does not take growth into the valuation. Unlike the valuation methods based on book value alone, it takes into account the earnings power. Therefore, the Graham Number is a combination of asset valuation and earnings power valuation.

In general, the Graham number is a very conservative way of valuing a stock. It cannot be applied to companies with negative book values.

Marine Products's Price to Graham number Ratio for today is calculated as

Price to Graham number=Share Price (Today)/Graham number (Q: Jun. 2022 )
=11.50/8.07
=1.42

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.


Be Aware

Please keep these in mind:

1. Graham Number does not take growth into account. Therefore it underestimates the values of the companies that have good earnings growth. We feel that if the earnings per share grows more than 10% a year, Graham Number underestimates the value.
2. Graham Number punishes the companies that have temporarily low earnings. Therefore, an average of earnings makes more sense in the calculation of Graham Number.
3. Graham Numbers underestimates companies that are light with book.


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Marine Products Business Description

Marine Products logo
Traded in Other Exchanges
N/A
Address
2801 Buford Highway NE, Suite 300, Atlanta, GA, USA, 30329
Marine Products Corp is a manufacturer of fiberglass motorized boats distributed and marketed through its independent dealer network. It operates in the Powerboat Manufacturing business segment through Nashville, Georgia, Valdosta, and Georgia. Its product offerings include Chaparral sterndrive, outboard, and jet pleasure boats and Robalo outboard sport fishing boats. The company offers its products to the family recreational and cruiser markets through its Chaparral brand and to the sportfishing market through its Robalo brand.
Executives
Schmit Michael officer: CFO and Corporate Secretary 3055 TORRINGTON DRIVE BALL GROUND GA 30107
Wilson John F director 2170 PIEDMONT ROAD, NE ATLANTA GA 30324
Gunning Patrick J. director 1958 CALDER COURT DUNWOODY GA 30338
Bell Susan R. director 852 CASTLE FALLS DR. ATLANTA GA 30329
Cynkus Harry J director 2170 PIEDMONT RD ATLANTA GA 30324
Nix Jerry W director 2999 WILDWOOD PARKWAY ATLANTA GA 30339
2007 Gwr Grandchildren's Partnership 10 percent owner C/O RFA MANAGEMENT COMPANY, LLC 1908 CLIFF VALLEY WAY NE ATLANTA GA 30329
1997 Rrr Grandchildren's Partnership 10 percent owner C/O RFA MANAGEMENT COMPANY, LLC 1908 CLIFF VALLEY WAY NE ATLANTA GA 30329
R. Randall Rollins Voting Trust U/a Dated August 25, 1994 10 percent owner C/O RFA MANAGEMENT COMPANY, LLC 1908 CLIFF VALLEY WAY NE ATLANTA GA 30329
R. Randall Rollins 2012 Trust 10 percent owner C/O RFA MANAGEMENT COMPANY, LLC 1908 CLIFF VALLEY WAY, NE ATLANTA GA 30329
Wneg Investments, L.p. 10 percent owner C/O RFA MANAGEMENT COMPANY, LLC 1908 CLIFF VALLEY WAY NE ATLANTA GA 30329
Gary W. Rollins Revocable Trust 10 percent owner C/O RFA MANAGEMENT COMPANY, LLC 1908 CLIFF VALLEY WAY NE ATLANTA GA 30329
Rctlor, Llc 10 percent owner C/O RFA MANAGEMENT COMPANY 1908 CLIFF VALLEY WAY NE ATLANTA GA 30329
Rft Investment Company, Llc 10 percent owner C/O RFA MANAGEMENT COMPANY, LLC 1908 CLIFF VALLEY WAY NE ATLANTA GA 30329
Rollins Holding Company, Inc. 10 percent owner C/O RFA MANAGEMENT COMPANY, LLC 1908 CLIFF VALLEY WAY NE ATLANTA GA 30329

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