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Philippines on Demand

Thanks to Lawrence Luz for the request to see World Class Benchmarking on Manila Water Co. Inc. (MWC PM).


Manila Water Co. Inc. is a Philippine company engaged in providing water, sewerage and sanitation, distribution services, pipe works, and management services. The company holds exclusive rights to provide water and wastewater services to the eastern side of Metro Manila (East zone).

World Class Benchmarking

Profitable Growth has been solid at #2 for the past five years at Manila Water Co. Inc. Profitability has been the main strength and stable at #2. Growth has been below average at #6 since 2013.

Manila Water

Asset utilization is poor and Profit margin is what drives Profitability at Manila Water Co. Inc. Profit margin has maintained its World Class rank for the whole time period shown in the chart.

Both Sales growth and Margin change have been at or below average since 2013

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Dr. Andrew Stotz, CFA
Dr. Andrew Stotz, CFA is the CEO of A. Stotz Investment Research, a company providing institutional investors with ready-to- invest portfolios in Asia that aim to beat the benchmark through superior stock selection. The company also provides buy- and sell-side clients with financial models to value any company in the world and World Class Benchmarking to determine what companies are financially world class. Previously, as Head of Research at CLSA, Andrew was voted No. 1 Analyst in Thailand in the Asiamoney Brokers Polls for 2008 and 2009. He was also voted No. 1 Analyst in Thailand in the 2009 Institutional Investor magazine All-Asia Research Team Report. Andrew earned his PhD in finance at the University of Science and Technology of China in Anhui province, with a focus on answering questions raised by fund managers and analysts during his career about picking stocks and managing portfolios. In addition, Andrew has been a lecturer in finance for 22 years at various universities in Thailand. Since 2013, he has been the president of the CFA Society of Thailand. He is also the author of How to Start Building Your Wealth Investing in the Stock Market.