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Mercantile Ports & Logistics

DB:9KS
Snowflake Description

Moderate growth potential with imperfect balance sheet.

The Snowflake is generated from 30 checks in 5 different areas, read more below.
9KS
DB
€3M
Market Cap
  1. Home
  2. DE
  3. Transportation
Company description

Mercantile Ports & Logistics Limited, through its subsidiaries, develops, owns, and operates port and logistics facilities in India. The last earnings update was 190 days ago. More info.


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  • Mercantile Ports & Logistics has significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
9KS Share Price and Events
7 Day Returns
-85%
DB:9KS
9.6%
DE Infrastructure
2.1%
DE Market
1 Year Returns
-92.9%
DB:9KS
-39.9%
DE Infrastructure
-16.6%
DE Market
9KS Shareholder Return
  7 Day 30 Day 90 Day 1 Year 3 Year 5 Year
Mercantile Ports & Logistics (9KS) -85% -62.5% -70% -92.9% -98% -99.8%
DE Infrastructure 9.6% -18.5% -42.2% -39.9% -37.9% -17.4%
DE Market 2.1% -12.6% -22.9% -16.6% -21.9% -27.8%
1 Year Return vs Industry and Market
  • 9KS underperformed the Infrastructure industry which returned -39.9% over the past year.
  • 9KS underperformed the Market in Germany which returned -16.6% over the past year.
Price Volatility
9KS
Industry
5yr Volatility vs Market
Related Companies

Sorry, no analysis for Mercantile Ports & Logistics's competitors could be found in our database.

Value

 Is Mercantile Ports & Logistics undervalued based on future cash flows and its price relative to the stock market?

Value is all about what a company is worth versus what price it is available for. If you went into a grocery store and all the bananas were on sale at half price, they could be considered undervalued.
INTRINSIC VALUE BASED ON FUTURE CASH FLOWS
  • It is not possible to calculate the future cash flow value for Mercantile Ports & Logistics. This is due to cash flow or dividend data being unavailable. The share price is €0.0015.
PRICE RELATIVE TO MARKET
We can also value a company based on what the stock market is willing to pay for it. This is similar to the price of fruit (e.g. Mangoes or Avocados) increasing when they are out of season, or how much your home is worth.

The amount the stock market is willing to pay for Mercantile Ports & Logistics's earnings, growth and assets is considered below, and whether this is a fair price.
Price based on past earnings
Are Mercantile Ports & Logistics's earnings available for a low price, and how does this compare to other companies in the same industry?
Raw Data
DB:9KS PE (Price to Earnings) Ratio Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Earnings Per Share * Company Filings (2019-06-30) in GBP £0.00
DB:9KS Share Price ** DB (2020-04-06) in EUR €0
DB:9KS Share Price converted to GBP reporting currency Exchange rate (EUR/ GBP) 0.881 £0
Europe Infrastructure Industry PE Ratio Median Figure of 38 Publicly-Listed Infrastructure Companies 10.84x
Germany Market PE Ratio Median Figure of 402 Publicly-Listed Companies 16.83x

* Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual GAAP earnings per share excluding extraordinary items.

** Primary Listing of Mercantile Ports & Logistics.

DB:9KS PE (Price to Earnings) Ratio Calculation
Calculation Outcome
PE Ratio

= DB:9KS Share Price ÷ EPS (both in GBP)

= 0 ÷ 0.00

-0.49x

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • Mercantile Ports & Logistics is loss making, we can't compare its value to the Europe Infrastructure industry average.
  • Mercantile Ports & Logistics is loss making, we can't compare the value of its earnings to the Germany market.
Price based on expected Growth
Does Mercantile Ports & Logistics's expected growth come at a high price?
Raw Data
DB:9KS PEG (Price to Earnings to Growth) Ratio Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
PE Ratio See PE Ratio Section -0.49x
Net Income Annual Growth Rate See Future Growth Section.
Line of Best Fit* through Consensus Estimate Earnings of 1 Analysts
94.1%per year
Europe Infrastructure Industry PEG Ratio Median Figure of 18 Publicly-Listed Infrastructure Companies 1.32x
Germany Market PEG Ratio Median Figure of 256 Publicly-Listed Companies 1.22x

*Line of best fit is calculated by linear regression .

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • Unable to calculate PEG ratio for Mercantile Ports & Logistics, we can't assess if its growth is good value.
Price based on value of assets
What value do investors place on Mercantile Ports & Logistics's assets?
Raw Data
DB:9KS PB (Price to Book) Ratio Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Book Value per Share Company Filings (2019-06-30) in GBP £0.06
DB:9KS Share Price * DB (2020-04-06) in EUR €0
DB:9KS Share Price converted to GBP reporting currency Exchange rate (EUR/ GBP) 0.881 £0
Germany Infrastructure Industry PB Ratio Median Figure of 5 Publicly-Listed Infrastructure Companies 0.94x
Germany Market PB Ratio Median Figure of 573 Publicly-Listed Companies 1.45x
DB:9KS PB (Price to Book) Ratio Calculation
Calculation Outcome
PB Ratio

= DB:9KS Share Price ÷ Book Value per Share (both in GBP)

= 0 ÷ 0.06

0.02x

* Primary Listing of Mercantile Ports & Logistics.

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • Mercantile Ports & Logistics is good value based on assets compared to the DE Infrastructure industry average.
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Value checks
We assess Mercantile Ports & Logistics's value by looking at:
  1. Is the discounted cash flow value less than 20%, or 40% of the share price? (2 checks) ( Click here or on bar chart for details of DCF calculation. )
  2. Is the PE ratio less than the market average, and/ or less than the Infrastructure industry average (and greater than 0)? (2 checks)
  3. Is the PEG ratio within a reasonable range (0 to 1)? (1 check)
  4. Is the PB ratio less than the Infrastructure industry average (and greater than 0)? (1 check)
  5. Mercantile Ports & Logistics has a total score of 1/6, see the detailed checks below.

    Note: We use GAAP Earnings per Share in all our calculations including PE and PEG Ratio.

    Full details on the Value part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

Future Performance

 How is Mercantile Ports & Logistics expected to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?

The future performance of a company is measured in the same way as past performance, by looking at estimated growth and how much profit it is expected to make.

Future estimates come from professional analysts. Just like forecasting the weather, they don’t always get it right!
Annual Growth Rate
94.1%
Expected annual growth in earnings.
Earnings growth vs Low Risk Savings
Is Mercantile Ports & Logistics expected to grow at an attractive rate?
  • Mercantile Ports & Logistics's earnings growth is expected to exceed the low risk savings rate of -0.4%.
Growth vs Market Checks
  • Mercantile Ports & Logistics's earnings growth is expected to exceed the Germany market average.
  • Unable to compare Mercantile Ports & Logistics's revenue growth to the Germany market average as no estimate data is available.
Annual Growth Rates Comparison
Raw Data
DB:9KS Future Growth Rates Data Sources
Data Point Source Value (per year)
DB:9KS Future Earnings Growth Rate Line of Best Fit* through Consensus Estimate Earnings of 1 Analysts 94.1%
Europe Infrastructure Industry Earnings Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 4.7%
Europe Infrastructure Industry Revenue Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 2%
Germany Market Earnings Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 14%
Germany Market Revenue Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 3.9%

*Line of best fit is calculated by linear regression .

Industry and Market average data is calculated daily.

Learn more about our growth rate calculations in Simply Wall St’s analysis model.

Analysts growth expectations
Raw Data
DB:9KS Analysts Growth Expectations Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Past Financials Company Filings (9 months ago) See Below
Future Estimates Average of up to 1 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See Below
All numbers in GBP Millions and using Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual period rather than quarterly.
DB:9KS Future Estimates Data
Date (Data in GBP Millions) Revenue Cash Flow Net Income * Avg. No. Analysts
2021-12-31 19 9 2 1
2020-12-31 9 1 -1 1
2019-12-31 1 1 -3 1
DB:9KS Past Financials Data
Date (Data in GBP Millions) Revenue Cash Flow Net Income *
2019-06-30 -5 -4
2019-03-31 -4 -3
2018-12-31 -3 -3
2018-09-30 -3 -3
2018-06-30 -3 -3
2018-03-31 -3 -3
2017-12-31 -4 -3
2017-09-30 -1 -3
2017-06-30 3 -3
2017-03-31 4 -2
2016-12-31 6 -2
2016-09-30 2 -1

*GAAP earnings excluding extraordinary items.

Super high growth metrics
High Growth Checks
  • Mercantile Ports & Logistics's earnings are expected to grow significantly at over 20% yearly.
  • Unable to determine if Mercantile Ports & Logistics is high growth as no revenue estimate data is available.
Past and Future Earnings per Share
The accuracy of the analysts who estimate the future performance data can be gauged below. We look back 3 years and see if they were any good at predicting what actually occurred. We also show the highest and lowest estimates looking forward to see if there is a wide range.
Raw Data
DB:9KS Past and Future Earnings per Share
Data Point Source Value
Past Financials Company Filings (9 months ago) See Below
Future Estimates Average of up to 1 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See Below

All data from Mercantile Ports & Logistics Company Filings, last reported 9 months ago, and in Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual period rather than quarterly.

DB:9KS Future Estimates Data
Date (Data in GBP Millions) EPS * EPS High Estimate EPS Low Estimate Avg. No. Analysts
2021-12-31
2020-12-31
2019-12-31
DB:9KS Past Financials Data
Date (Data in GBP Millions) EPS *
2019-06-30 0.00
2019-03-31 0.00
2018-12-31 -0.01
2018-09-30 -0.01
2018-06-30 -0.01
2018-03-31 -0.01
2017-12-31 -0.01
2017-09-30 -0.01
2017-06-30 -0.01
2017-03-31 -0.01
2016-12-31 -0.02
2016-09-30 -0.02

*GAAP earnings excluding extraordinary items.

Performance in 3 years
In the same way as past performance we look at the future estimated return (profit) compared to the available funds. We do this looking forward 3 years.
  • Unable to establish if Mercantile Ports & Logistics will efficiently use shareholders’ funds in the future without estimates of Return on Equity.
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Future performance checks
We assess Mercantile Ports & Logistics's future performance by looking at:
  1. Is the annual earnings growth rate expected to beat the low risk savings rate, plus a premium to keep pace with inflation?
  2. Is the annual earnings growth rate expected to beat the average growth rate in earnings of the Europe market? (1 check)
  3. Is the annual revenue growth rate expected to beat the average growth rate in revenue of the Europe market? (1 check)
  4. Is the annual earnings growth rate expected to be above 20%? (1 check)
  5. Is the annual revenue growth rate expected to be above 20%? (1 check)
  6. Is the Return on Equity in 3 years expected to be over 20%? (1 check)
Some of the above checks will fail if the company is expected to be loss making in the relevant year.
Mercantile Ports & Logistics has a total score of 3/6, see the detailed checks below.

Note 1: We use GAAP Net Income Excluding Exceptional Items for our Earnings in all our calculations.

Full details on the Future part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

Past Performance

  How has Mercantile Ports & Logistics performed over the past 5 years?

  • Mercantile Ports & Logistics's last earnings update was 190 days ago.
The past performance of a company can be measured by how much growth it has experienced and how much profit it makes relative to the funds and assets it has available.
Past earnings growth
Below we compare Mercantile Ports & Logistics's growth in the last year to its industry (Infrastructure).
Past Earnings growth analysis
We also check if the company has grown in the past 5 years, and whether it has maintained that growth in the year.
  • Mercantile Ports & Logistics does not make a profit and their year on year earnings growth rate was negative over the past 5 years.
  • Unable to compare Mercantile Ports & Logistics's 1-year earnings growth to the 5-year average as it is not currently profitable.
  • Unable to compare Mercantile Ports & Logistics's 1-year growth to the Europe Infrastructure industry average as it is not currently profitable.
Earnings and Revenue History
Mercantile Ports & Logistics's revenue and profit over the past 5 years is shown below, any years where they have experienced a loss will show up in red.
Raw Data

All data from Mercantile Ports & Logistics Company Filings, last reported 9 months ago, and in Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual period rather than quarterly.

DB:9KS Past Revenue, Cash Flow and Net Income Data
Date (Data in GBP Millions) Revenue Net Income * G+A Expenses R&D Expenses
2019-06-30 -3.59 3.09
2019-03-31 -3.44 2.99
2018-12-31 -3.28 2.90
2018-09-30 -3.37 2.99
2018-06-30 -3.47 3.08
2018-03-31 -3.44 3.04
2017-12-31 -3.40 3.00
2017-09-30 -3.13 2.90
2017-06-30 -2.86 2.80
2017-03-31 -2.21 2.46
2016-12-31 -1.56 2.13
2016-09-30 -1.03 1.91
2016-06-30 -0.50 1.68
2016-03-31 -0.58 1.84
2015-12-31 -0.67 1.99
2015-09-30 -0.64 1.82
2015-06-30 -0.61 1.64
2015-03-31 -0.37 1.50
2014-12-31 -0.14 1.35
2014-09-30 -0.14 1.40
2014-06-30 -0.14 1.46
2014-03-31 0.43 1.23
2013-12-31 1.00 1.00
2013-09-30 1.62 1.06
2013-06-30 2.20 1.11

*GAAP earnings excluding extraordinary items.

Performance last year
We want to ensure a company is making the most of what it has available. This is done by comparing the return (profit) to a company's available funds, assets and capital.
  • It is difficult to establish if Mercantile Ports & Logistics has efficiently used shareholders’ funds last year (Return on Equity greater than 20%) as it is loss-making.
  • It is difficult to establish if Mercantile Ports & Logistics has efficiently used its assets last year compared to the Europe Infrastructure industry average (Return on Assets) as it is loss-making.
  • It is difficult to establish if Mercantile Ports & Logistics improved its use of capital last year versus 3 years ago (Return on Capital Employed) as it is currently loss-making.
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Past performance checks
We assess Mercantile Ports & Logistics's performance over the past 5 years by checking for:
  1. Has earnings increased in past 5 years? (1 check)
  2. Has the earnings growth in the last year exceeded that of the Infrastructure industry? (1 check)
  3. Is the recent earnings growth over the last year higher than the average annual growth over the past 5 years? (1 check)
  4. Is the Return on Equity (ROE) higher than 20%? (1 check)
  5. Is the Return on Assets (ROA) above industry average? (1 check)
  6. Has the Return on Capital Employed (ROCE) increased from 3 years ago? (1 check)
The above checks will fail if the company has reported a loss in the most recent earnings report. Some checks require at least 3 or 5 years worth of data.
Mercantile Ports & Logistics has a total score of 0/6, see the detailed checks below.

Note: We use GAAP Net Income excluding extraordinary items in all our calculations.

Full details on the Past part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

Health

 How is Mercantile Ports & Logistics's financial health and their level of debt?

A company's financial position is much like your own financial position, it includes everything you own (assets) and owe (liabilities).

The boxes below represent the relative size of what makes up Mercantile Ports & Logistics's finances.

The net worth of a company is the difference between its assets and liabilities.
Net Worth
  • Mercantile Ports & Logistics is able to meet its short term (1 year) commitments with its holdings of cash and other short term assets.
  • Mercantile Ports & Logistics's long term commitments exceed its cash and other short term assets.
Balance sheet
This treemap shows a more detailed breakdown of Mercantile Ports & Logistics's finances. If any of them are yellow this indicates they may be out of proportion and red means they relate to one of the checks below.
Assets
Liabilities and shares
The 'shares' portion represents any funds contributed by the owners (shareholders) and any profits.
  • High level of physical assets or inventory.
  • Debt is covered by short term assets, assets are 1x debt.
Historical Debt
Nearly all companies have debt. Debt in itself isn’t bad, however if the debt is too high, or the company can’t afford to pay the interest on its debts this may have impacts in the future.

The graphic below shows equity (available funds) and debt, we ideally want to see the red area (debt) decreasing.

If there is any debt we look at the companies capability to repay it, and whether the level has increased over the past 5 years.
Raw Data

All data from Mercantile Ports & Logistics Company Filings, last reported 9 months ago.

DB:9KS Past Debt and Equity Data
Date (Data in GBP Millions) Total Equity Total Debt Cash & Short Term Investments
2019-06-30 115.18 34.36 7.37
2019-03-31 115.18 34.36 7.37
2018-12-31 115.91 33.89 16.81
2018-09-30 115.91 33.89 16.81
2018-06-30 88.03 33.40 1.08
2018-03-31 88.03 33.40 1.08
2017-12-31 93.54 34.96 7.65
2017-09-30 93.54 34.96 7.65
2017-06-30 97.74 35.92 19.16
2017-03-31 97.74 35.92 19.16
2016-12-31 96.68 32.33 37.92
2016-09-30 96.68 32.33 37.92
2016-06-30 60.68 28.26 24.83
2016-03-31 60.68 28.26 24.83
2015-12-31 56.42 17.23 40.32
2015-09-30 56.42 17.23 40.32
2015-06-30 55.52 9.42 40.06
2015-03-31 55.52 9.42 40.06
2014-12-31 56.74 9.42 41.27
2014-09-30 56.74 9.42 41.27
2014-06-30 55.10 9.20 45.50
2014-03-31 55.10 9.20 45.50
2013-12-31 55.23 0.05 46.06
2013-09-30 55.23 0.05 46.06
2013-06-30 61.79 0.03 62.80
  • Mercantile Ports & Logistics's level of debt (29.8%) compared to net worth is satisfactory (less than 40%).
  • The level of debt compared to net worth has increased over the past 5 years (16.7% vs 29.8% today).
  • Operating cash flow is negative therefore debt is not well covered.
  • Unable to confirm if the interest payments on Mercantile Ports & Logistics's debt are well covered by earnings due to lack of past financial data.
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Financial health checks
We assess Mercantile Ports & Logistics's financial health by checking for:
  1. Are short term assets greater than short term liabilities? (1 check)
  2. Are short term assets greater than long term liabilities? (1 check)
  3. Has the debt to equity ratio increased in the past 5 years? (1 check)
  4. Is the debt to equity ratio over 40%? (1 check)
  5. Is the debt covered by operating cash flow? (1 check)
  6. Are earnings greater than 5x the interest on debt (if company pays interest at all)? (1 check)
  7. Mercantile Ports & Logistics has a total score of 2/6, see the detailed checks below.
For companies that are loss making and have been so on average in the past we replace the last 2 checks with:
  1. Does cash and short term investments cover stable operating expenses (recurring G&A and R&D) for more than 3 years? (1 check)
  2. Does cash and short term investments cover growing operating expenses (recurring G&A and R&D) for more than 3 years? (1 check)


Full details on the Health part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

Dividends

 What is Mercantile Ports & Logistics's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividends are regular cash payments to you from the company, similar to a bank paying you interest on a savings account.
Annual Dividend Income
Dividend payments
0%
Current annual income from Mercantile Ports & Logistics dividends.
If you bought €2,000 of Mercantile Ports & Logistics shares you are expected to receive €0 in your first year as a dividend.
Dividend Amount
Here we look how much dividend is being paid, if any. Is it above what you can get in a savings account? It is up there with the best dividend paying companies?
  • Unable to evaluate Mercantile Ports & Logistics's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers as the company has not reported any payouts.
  • Unable to evaluate Mercantile Ports & Logistics's dividend against the top 25% market benchmark as the company has not reported any payouts.
Annualized Historical and Future Dividends
It is important to see if the dividend for a company is stable, and not wildly increasing/decreasing each year. This graph shows you the historical rate to count toward your assessment of the stock.

We also check to see if the dividend has increased in the past 10 years.
Raw Data
DB:9KS Annualized Past and Future Dividends
Data Point Source Value
Past Annualized Dividend Yield S&P Global Market Data See Below
Past Dividends per Share Company Filings/ Annualized Dividend Payments See Below
Future Dividends per Share Estimates Average of up to 1 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See Below
Europe Infrastructure Industry Average Dividend Yield Market Cap Weighted Average of 30 Stocks 6.9%
Germany Market Average Dividend Yield Market Cap Weighted Average of 314 Stocks 3.7%
Germany Minimum Threshold Dividend Yield 10th Percentile 0.8%
Germany Bottom 25% Dividend Yield 25th Percentile 1.7%
Germany Top 25% Dividend Yield 75th Percentile 4.7%

Industry and Market average data is calculated daily.

Note all dividend per share amounts are annualized and not quarterly or other period.

DB:9KS Future Dividends Estimate Data
Date (Data in £) Dividend per Share (annual) Avg. No. Analysts
2021-12-31
2020-12-31
2019-12-31

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • Unable to perform a dividend volatility check as Mercantile Ports & Logistics has not reported any payouts.
  • Unable to verify if Mercantile Ports & Logistics's dividend has been increasing as the company has not reported any payouts.
Current Payout to shareholders
What portion of Mercantile Ports & Logistics's earnings are paid to the shareholders as a dividend.
  • Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as Mercantile Ports & Logistics has not reported any payouts.
Future Payout to shareholders
  • Insufficient estimate data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be sustainable.
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Income/ dividend checks
We assess Mercantile Ports & Logistics's dividend by checking for:
  1. Firstly is the company paying a notable dividend (greater than 0.8%) - if not then the rest of the checks are ignored.
  2. Is current dividend yield above the bottom 25% of dividend payers? (1 check)
  3. Is current dividend yield above the top 25% of dividend payers? (1 check)
  4. Have they paid a dividend for 10 years, and during this period has the dividend been volatile (drop of more than 25%)? (1 check)
  5. If they have paid a dividend for 10 years has it increased in this time? (1 check)
  6. How sustainable is the dividend, can Mercantile Ports & Logistics afford to pay it from its earnings today and in 3 years (Payout ratio less than 90%)? (2 checks)
  7. Mercantile Ports & Logistics has a total score of 0/6, see the detailed checks below.


Full details on the Dividends part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

Management

 What is the CEO of Mercantile Ports & Logistics's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

Management is one of the most important areas of a company. We look at unreasonable CEO compensation, how long the team and board of directors have been around for and insider trading.
CEO
Jay Mehta
COMPENSATION £99,000
AGE 44
TENURE AS CEO 1.3 years
CEO Bio

Mr. Jay Mehta has been Managing Director of Mercantile Ports & Logistics Limited since December 13, 2018 and serves as its a Director. He was Chief Operating Officer of Mercantile Ports & Logistics Limited since September 2016 until December 13, 2018. Mr. Mehta is a management professional with over 13 years of experience in various fields including port operations and management, port marketing, logistics planning and financial services. An electronic engineering graduate, Mr. Mehta also holds a Diploma in Port, Shipping and Transport Management from the International Maritime Transport Academy, Rotterdam and a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from Fordham University, New York.

CEO Compensation
  • Jay's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year, both up more than 20%.
  • Jay's remuneration is lower than average for companies of similar size in Germany.
Management Team Tenure

Average tenure and age of the Mercantile Ports & Logistics management team in years:

2.6
Average Tenure
60
Average Age
  • The tenure for the Mercantile Ports & Logistics management team is about average.
Management Team

Jay Mehta

TITLE
MD & Executive Director
COMPENSATION
£99K
AGE
44
TENURE
1.3 yrs

Andrew Henderson

TITLE
CFO & Executive Director
COMPENSATION
£90K
TENURE
2.6 yrs

Nikhil Gandhi

TITLE
Director & Founding Partner
AGE
60

Suhas Deshpande

TITLE
Chief Engineer

Umesh Grover

TITLE
Head of Business Development and Sales & Marketing

Ashok Shrivastava

TITLE
Co-Head of Business Development and Sales & Marketing

K. Natarajan

TITLE
Head of Engineering

Sunil Tandon

TITLE
COMPENSATION
£46K
AGE
62
TENURE
4.3 yrs
Board of Directors Tenure

Average tenure and age of the Mercantile Ports & Logistics board of directors in years:

2.6
Average Tenure
58.5
Average Age
  • The average tenure for the Mercantile Ports & Logistics board of directors is less than 3 years, this suggests a new board.
Board of Directors

Jeremy Allen

TITLE
Chairman
COMPENSATION
£3K
AGE
63
TENURE
0.3 yrs

Jay Mehta

TITLE
MD & Executive Director
COMPENSATION
£99K
AGE
44
TENURE
3.6 yrs

Andrew Henderson

TITLE
CFO & Executive Director
COMPENSATION
£90K
TENURE
2.6 yrs

Nikhil Gandhi

TITLE
Director & Founding Partner
AGE
60

Howard Flight

TITLE
Independent Non-Executive Director
COMPENSATION
£40K
AGE
70
TENURE
3.6 yrs

John Fitzgerald

TITLE
Independent Non-Executive Director
COMPENSATION
£45K
AGE
57
TENURE
2.6 yrs

Karanpal Singh

TITLE
Non-Executive Director
AGE
41
TENURE
1.3 yrs
Who owns this company?
Recent Insider Trading
  • More shares have been bought than sold by Mercantile Ports & Logistics individual insiders in the past 3 months, but not in substantial volumes.
Recent Insider Transactions
Announced Type Name Entity Role Start End Shares Max Price (€) Value (€)
22. Jan 20 Buy Howard Flight Individual 16. Jan 20 16. Jan 20 800,000 €0.01 €11,503
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Management checks
We assess Mercantile Ports & Logistics's management by checking for:
  1. Is the CEO's compensation unreasonable compared to market cap? (1 check)
  2. Has the CEO's compensation increased more than 20% whilst the EPS is down more then 20%? (1 check)
  3. Is the average tenure of the management team less than 2 years? (1 check)
  4. Is the average tenure of the board of directors team less than 3 years? (1 check)
  5. Mercantile Ports & Logistics has a total score of 0/6, this is not included on the snowflake, see the detailed checks below.


Note: We use the top 6 management executives and board members in our calculations.

Note 2: Insider trading include any internal stakeholders and these transactions .

Full details on the Management part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

News

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Who Has Been Buying Mercantile Ports & Logistics Limited (FRA:9KS) Shares?

So we'll take a look at whether insiders have been buying or selling shares in Mercantile Ports & Logistics Limited (FRA:9KS). … As Peter Lynch said, 'insiders might sell their shares for any number of reasons, but they buy them for only one: they think the price will rise.' View our latest analysis for Mercantile Ports & Logistics Mercantile Ports & Logistics Insider Transactions Over The Last Year In the last twelve months, the biggest single purchase by an insider was when Non-Executive Director Karanpal Singh bought €9.3m worth of shares at a price of €0.022 per share. … In the last twelve months Mercantile Ports & Logistics insiders were buying shares, but not selling.

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What You Must Know About Mercantile Ports & Logistics Limited's (FRA:9KS) Beta Value

Every stock in the market is exposed to this volatility, which is linked to the fact that stocks prices are correlated in an efficient market. … Beta is a widely used metric to measure a stock's exposure to market risk (volatility). … A stock with a beta below one is either less volatile than the market, or more volatile but not corellated with the overall market.

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How Much Of Mercantile Ports & Logistics Limited (FRA:9KS) Do Insiders Own?

If you want to know who really controls Mercantile Ports & Logistics Limited (FRA:9KS), then you'll have to look at the makeup of its share registry. … Mercantile Ports & Logistics is a smaller company with a market capitalization of €38m, so it may still be flying under the radar of many institutional investors. … We can zoom in on the different ownership groups, to learn more about 9KS

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Need To Know: Mercantile Ports & Logistics Limited (FRA:9KS) Insiders Have Been Buying Shares

So shareholders might well want to know whether insiders have been buying or selling shares in Mercantile Ports & Logistics Limited (FRA:9KS). … However, most countries require that the company discloses such transactions to the market. … Mercantile Ports & Logistics Insider Transactions Over The Last Year.

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Do Institutions Own Mercantile Ports & Logistics Limited (FRA:9KS) Shares?

Every investor in Mercantile Ports & Logistics Limited (FRA:9KS) should be aware of the most powerful shareholder groups. … Institutions will often hold stock in bigger companies, and we expect to see insiders owning a noticeable percentage of the smaller ones. … With a market capitalization of €4.1m, Mercantile Ports & Logistics is a small cap stock, so it might not be well known by many institutional investors.

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Does The Mercantile Ports & Logistics Limited (FRA:9KS) Share Price Fall With The Market?

The second type is the broader market volatility, which you cannot diversify away, since it arises from macroeconomic factors which directly affects all the stocks on the market. … Beta can be a useful tool to understand how much a stock is influenced by market risk (volatility). … Any stock with a beta of greater than one is considered more volatile than the market, while those with a beta below one are either less volatile or poorly correlated with the market.

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Who Really Owns Mercantile Ports & Logistics Limited (FRA:9KS)?

Today, I will be analyzing Mercantile Ports & Logistics Limited’s (FRA:9KS) recent ownership structure, an important but not-so-popular subject among individual investors. … Differences in ownership structure of companies can have a profound effect on how management's incentives are aligned with shareholder returns, and whether they adhere to corporate governance best practices. … View our latest analysis for Mercantile Ports & Logistics

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Does Mercantile Ports & Logistics Limited (FRA:9KS) Fall With The Market?

A popular measure of market risk for a stock is its beta, and the market as a whole represents a beta value of one. … Check out our latest analysis for Mercantile Ports & Logistics An interpretation of 9KS's beta With a beta of 1.21, Mercantile Ports & Logistics is a stock that tends to experience more gains than the market during a growth phase and also a bigger reduction in value compared to the market during a broad downturn. … An asset-heavy company tends to have a higher beta because the risk associated with running fixed assets during a downturn is highly expensive.

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Who Really Owns Mercantile Ports & Logistics Limited (FRA:9KS)?

In this analysis, my focus will be on developing a perspective on Mercantile Ports & Logistics Limited’s (DB:9KS) latest ownership structure, a less discussed, but important factor. … Therefore, it is beneficial for us to examine 9KS's ownership structure in more detail. … Next Steps: The company's high institutional ownership makes margin of safety a very important consideration to existing investors since long bull and bear trends often emerge when these big-ticket investors see a change in long-term potential of the company.

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Is Mercantile Ports & Logistics Limited's (FRA:9KS) Balance Sheet Strong Enough To Weather A Storm?

How does 9KS’s operating cash flow stack up against its debt? … On top of this, 9KS has generated UK£5.52M in operating cash flow over the same time period, leading to an operating cash to total debt ratio of 17.07%, indicating that 9KS’s operating cash is not sufficient to cover its debt. … 9KS's risk around capital structure is low, and the company has the headroom and ability to raise debt should it need to in the future.Next Steps: 9KS’s cash flow coverage indicates it could improve its operating efficiency in order to meet demand for debt repayments should unforeseen events arise.

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Company Info

Description

Mercantile Ports & Logistics Limited, through its subsidiaries, develops, owns, and operates port and logistics facilities in India. It is developing a port and logistics facility in approximately 200 acres of land with a sea frontage of 1,000 meters at Karanja Creek in the Raigad District of Maharashtra. The company was formerly known as SKIL Ports & Logistics Limited and changed its name to Mercantile Ports & Logistics Limited in November 2016. Mercantile Ports & Logistics Limited was incorporated in 2010 and is based in St Peter Port, Guernsey.

Details
Name: Mercantile Ports & Logistics Limited
9KS
Exchange: DB
Founded: 2010
€2,857,533
1,905,022,123
Website: http://www.mercpl.com
Address: Mercantile Ports & Logistics Limited
Admiral Park,
Martello Court,
St Peter Port,
GY1 3HB,
Guernsey
Listings
Exchange Symbol Ticker Symbol Security Exchange Country Currency Listed on
DB 9KS Ordinary Shares Deutsche Boerse AG DE EUR 07. Oct 2010
AIM MPL Ordinary Shares London Stock Exchange AIM Market GB GBP 07. Oct 2010
Number of employees
Current staff
Staff numbers
57
Mercantile Ports & Logistics employees.
Industry
Marine Ports and Services
Transportation
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
Area Date (UTC time)
Company Analysis updated: 2020/04/07 04:00
End of day share price update: 2020/04/06 00:00
Last estimates confirmation: 2019/09/30
Last earnings filing: 2019/09/30
Last earnings reported: 2019/06/30
Last annual earnings reported: 2018/12/31


All dates and times in UTC. All financial data provided by Standard & Poor’s Capital IQ.

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.