Brazilian stock alert


Morning Alert: Jereissati Participacoes hits 52-week high third time in one month 25 July 2017 11:11 BRT


Jereissati Participacoes SA (SA:MLFT3) hit a 52-week high of R$18.95 today for the third time in the past one month and last traded at R$18.95.

SECTION 1: Technical indicators


In the last one month the stock has hit a new 52-week high thrice and in the last three months four times, pointing to an uptrend.

Fundamental measures by comparison with the sector average [in brackets] indicate:


Price to Book of 0.6 [0.5]

Dividend yield of 0.8% [1.7%]

Return on Equity 1.5% [7.0%]

Return on Assets 1.7% [4.2%]

Return on Capital Employed 2.8% [5.2%]

SECTION 2: Ranking

DescriptionValueRank In Market
MCap $US million231.9In 3rd Quartile
52-week Range (in R$)5.1-18.9
1-month Range (in R$)12.6-18.9

SECTION 3: Earnings

FY2016 Annual Report: Jereissati Participacoes reports Net Profit of BRL21.6m ($US6.6m)

Jereissati Participacoes (SA:MLFT3) reported net profit for the year-ended 31 December 2016 of BRL21.6m ($US6.6m).


- Net tangible assets per share of BRL13.92 ($US4.3)

- Sales revenue of BRL668.7m ($US205.5m)

- Net profit of BRL21.6m ($US6.6m)

- EPS of -3.0centavos (-US0.79c)

- EBIT Margin of 20.3%

- A track record of profits in 3 of the last 4 years

- Total debt to net tangible assets of 1.8

- Total Liabilities to EBITDA of 16.3: this compares unfavourably with the Joseph Piotroski benchmark of less than 5

- Total Liabilities to Operating Cash Flow of 9.2: this compares unfavourably with the Joseph Piotroski benchmark of less than 4

- Debt to Equity of 1.6

- Total liabilities to Total assets of 0.5

- Current ratio of 1.9

- Working capital to total assets of 7.2%

- Retained earnings to total assets of 9.4%

- EBIT to total assets of 2.5%

- Total revenue to total assets of 0.1

Jereissati Participacoes SA (SA:MLFT3; SAO:MLFT3; BZ:MLFT3)