Omni Bridgeway Limited engages in investing in litigation and dispute resolution matters in Australia, the United States, Canada, Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa.
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Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||AU$3.24|
|52 Week High||AU$3.20|
|52 Week Low||AU$4.62|
|1 Month Change||-8.22%|
|3 Month Change||-3.86%|
|1 Year Change||-10.00%|
|3 Year Change||13.68%|
|5 Year Change||78.02%|
|Change since IPO||1,520.00%|
Recent News & Updates
|OBL||AU Professional Services||AU Market|
Return vs Industry: OBL underperformed the Australian Professional Services industry which returned 35.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: OBL underperformed the Australian Market which returned 24.4% over the past year.
Stable Share Price: OBL is less volatile than 75% of Australian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.
Volatility Over Time: OBL's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Omni Bridgeway Limited engages in investing in litigation and dispute resolution matters in Australia, the United States, Canada, Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. It offers dispute funding solutions, including bankruptcy, commercial, intellectual property, investor recoveries, class/group actions, appeals, and whistleblower. The company also provides arbitration financing; funding for companies; litigation financing; judgment enforcement; law firm financing; and distressed asset recovery solutions.
Omni Bridgeway Fundamentals Summary
|OBL fundamental statistics|
Is OBL overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|OBL income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||AU$54.79m|
Last Reported Earnings
Jun 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||-0.096|
|Net Profit Margin||-154.60%|
How did OBL perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
Is Omni Bridgeway undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Book (PB) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: OBL (A$3.24) is trading above our estimate of fair value (A$1.22)
Significantly Below Fair Value: OBL is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: OBL is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Australian Professional Services industry average.
PE vs Market: OBL is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Australian market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate OBL's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: OBL is good value based on its PB Ratio (2.6x) compared to the AU Professional Services industry average (3.4x).
How is Omni Bridgeway forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Forecasted Commercial Services industry annual growth in earnings
In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as Omni Bridgeway has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.
This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.
How has Omni Bridgeway performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: OBL is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: OBL is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: OBL is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 55.8% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare OBL's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: OBL is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Professional Services industry (9.3%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: OBL has a negative Return on Equity (-2.42%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Omni Bridgeway's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: OBL's short term assets (A$358.0M) exceed its short term liabilities (A$73.7M).
Long Term Liabilities: OBL's short term assets (A$358.0M) exceed its long term liabilities (A$230.5M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: OBL's debt to equity ratio (19.1%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: OBL's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 39.5% to 19.1% over the past 5 years.
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: OBL has sufficient cash runway for more than a year based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: OBL has sufficient cash runway for 1.2 years if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of 14.8% each year.
What is Omni Bridgeway current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Forecast Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate OBL's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate OBL's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if OBL's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if OBL's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: OBL is not paying a notable dividend for the Australian market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of OBL's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Australian market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Mr. Andrew Saker has been the Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of Omni Bridgeway Limited (formerly known as IMF Bentham Limited) since January 5, 2015 and has been its Chief Strategy Officer o...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Andrew's total compensation ($USD2.05M) is above average for companies of similar size in the Australian market ($USD991.03K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Andrew's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
Experienced Management: OBL's management team is considered experienced (3 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: OBL's board of directors are considered experienced (6.3 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: OBL insiders have sold more shares than they have bought in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 4.3%.
Omni Bridgeway Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Omni Bridgeway Limited
- Ticker: OBL
- Exchange: ASX
- Founded: 1986
- Industry: Research and Consulting Services
- Sector: Commercial Services
- Market Cap: AU$871.787m
- Shares outstanding: 264.98m
- Website: https://www.omnibridgeway.com
Number of Employees
- Omni Bridgeway Limited
- 68 Pitt Street
- Level 18
- New South Wales
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/10/26 07:02|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/10/26 00:00|
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.