ALFFF:OTC-Alfa, S.A.B. de C.V (USD)

COMMON STOCK | Conglomerates | OTC

Last Closing Price

USD 0.71

Change

+0.01 (+0.71)%

Market Cap

USD 3.69B

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Fundamental Analysis

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About

Alfa, S.A.B. de C.V. engages in the petrochemicals and synthetic fibers, refrigerated foods, telecommunications, and natural gas and hydrocarbons businesses in Mexico, the United States, Canada, Central America, Europe, and internationally. It operates through Alpek, Sigma, Axtel, and Newpek. The Alpek segment manufactures petrochemical and synthetic fiber products, including purified terephtalic acid, polyethylene terephthalate (PET), fibers, polypropylene, expandable polystyrene, recycled PET, and caprolactam; and chemical specialties and industrial chemicals. The Sigma segment produces, markets, and distributes refrigerated food products comprising cooked and cured meats, such as ham, sausages, bacon, pork sausages, serrano, prosciutto, salami, fuet, and others; dairy products, including cheese, yogurt, cream, and butter; drinks; plant-based foods; and other refrigerated and frozen foods. The Axtel segment offers information technology and communication services, such as fiber to the tower and data centers, radioelectric spectrum, systems integration, digital transformation, cloud services, cybersecurity, last mile access, IP transit, and other collaborative solutions and networks for the mass-market operators, enterprise, and government markets. The Newpek segment is involved in the exploration and exploitation of natural gas and hydrocarbons; and provision of oil and gas services. Alfa, S.A.B. de C.V. was incorporated in 1974 and is based in San Pedro Garza García, Mexico.

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ETFs Containing ALFFF

Symbol Name Weight Mer Price(Change) Market Cap
EWW iShares MSCI Mexico ETF 0.00 % 0.51 %

+0.43 (+0.87%)

USD1.19B

Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Conglomerates)
Market Performance vs. Exchange
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
YTD  
Capital Gain 1.43% 34% F 36% F
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 1.43% 32% F 34% F
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain 57.78% 62% D- 63% D
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 57.78% 60% D- 62% D-
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain -56.71% 11% F 18% F
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return -56.71% 10% F 18% F
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain -12.79% 11% F 9% F
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return -12.79% 8% F 8% F
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 32.54% 65% D 64% D
Risk Adjusted Return -39.29% 9% F 10% F
Market Capitalization 3.69B 66% D 79% C+
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 87%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

Key Financial Ratios

  Ratio vs. Industry/Classification
(Conglomerates)
Ratio vs. Market
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Market Value  
Price / Earning Ratio 9.04 52% F 69% D+
Price/Book Ratio 1.62 31% F 53% F
Price / Cash Flow Ratio 0.13 41% F 47% F
EV/EBITDA 0.33 68% D+ 73% C
Management Effectiveness  
Return on Equity 3.05% 44% F 50% F
Return on Invested Capital 2.87% 47% F 54% F
Return on Assets 4.56% 89% B+ 82% B-
Debt to Equity Ratio 301.30% 2% F 5% F
Technical Ratios  
Short Ratio N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Short Percent N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Beta 1.33 19% F 32% F
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 97%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

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Fundamental Analysis Breakdown

This is a composite scorecard based on the application of evaluation criteria deemed most important by analysts. This is not a buy or sell recommendation.

What to like:
Superior return on assets

The company management has delivered better return on assets in the most recent 4 quarters than its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Positive cash flow

The company had positive total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Positive free cash flow

The company had positive total free cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

High Gross Profit to Asset Ratio

This stock is in the top quartile compared to its peers on Gross Profit to Asset Ratio. This is a popular measure among value investors for showing superior returns in the long run.

What to not like:
Poor risk adjusted returns

This company is delivering below median risk adjusted returns in its peers. Even if it is outperforming on returns , the returns are unpredictable. Proceed with caution.

Below median dividend returns

The company’s average income yield over the past 5 years has been low compared to its peers. However, it is not a problem if you are not looking for income.

Overpriced compared to book value

The stock is trading high compared to its peers median on a price to book value basis.

Overpriced on cashflow basis

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.

Poor return on equity

The company management has delivered below median return on equity in the most recent 4 quarters compared to its peers.

Poor capital utilization

The company management has delivered below median return on invested capital in the most recent 4 quarters compared to its peers.

Highly leveraged

The company is in the bottom half compared to its sector peers on debt to equity and is highly leveraged. However, do check the news and look at its sector and management statements. Sometimes this is high because the company is trying to grow aggressively.

Low Revenue Growth

This stock has shown below median revenue growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector