People Infrastructure Ltd, a workforce management and staffing company, provides contracted staffing and human resources outsourcing services in Australia and New Zealand.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||AU$4.32|
|52 Week High||AU$2.92|
|52 Week Low||AU$4.88|
|1 Month Change||8.54%|
|3 Month Change||-0.23%|
|1 Year Change||28.19%|
|3 Year Change||96.36%|
|5 Year Change||n/a|
|Change since IPO||232.31%|
Recent News & Updates
People Infrastructure's (ASX:PPE) Dividend Will Be Increased To AU$0.06
People Infrastructure Ltd ( ASX:PPE ) will increase its dividend on the 1st of October to AU$0.06. This takes the...
Under The Bonnet, People Infrastructure's (ASX:PPE) Returns Look Impressive
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|PPE||AU Professional Services||AU Market|
Return vs Industry: PPE underperformed the Australian Professional Services industry which returned 33.4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: PPE exceeded the Australian Market which returned 20.2% over the past year.
Stable Share Price: PPE is less volatile than 75% of Australian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.
Volatility Over Time: PPE's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
People Infrastructure Ltd, a workforce management and staffing company, provides contracted staffing and human resources outsourcing services in Australia and New Zealand. The company offers recruiting, on-boarding, rostering, timesheet management, payroll, and workplace health and safety management services. It serves community, technology, healthcare, and industrial and specialist services sectors.
People Infrastructure Fundamentals Summary
|PPE fundamental statistics|
Is PPE overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|PPE income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||AU$395.93m|
Last Reported Earnings
Jun 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||0.19|
|Net Profit Margin||3.98%|
How did PPE perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
2.8%Current Dividend Yield
Is People Infrastructure undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: PPE (A$4.32) is trading below our estimate of fair value (A$8.6)
Significantly Below Fair Value: PPE is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: PPE is poor value based on its PE Ratio (23.2x) compared to the Australian Professional Services industry average (21.7x).
PE vs Market: PPE is poor value based on its PE Ratio (23.2x) compared to the Australian market (19.8x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: PPE is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.3x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: PPE is good value based on its PB Ratio (3.7x) compared to the AU Professional Services industry average (3.9x).
How is People Infrastructure forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 2 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: PPE's forecast earnings growth (18% per year) is above the savings rate (1.9%).
Earnings vs Market: PPE's earnings (18% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the Australian market (11.7% per year).
High Growth Earnings: PPE's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: PPE's revenue (13.4% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Australian market (5.5% per year).
High Growth Revenue: PPE's revenue (13.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: PPE's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (23.2%)
How has People Infrastructure performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: PPE has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: PPE's current net profit margins (4%) are lower than last year (4.4%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: PPE's earnings have grown significantly by 45.4% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: PPE's earnings growth over the past year (7.7%) is below its 5-year average (45.4% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: PPE earnings growth over the past year (7.7%) underperformed the Professional Services industry 9.3%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: PPE's Return on Equity (15.5%) is considered low.
How is People Infrastructure's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: PPE's short term assets (A$91.4M) exceed its short term liabilities (A$66.7M).
Long Term Liabilities: PPE's short term assets (A$91.4M) exceed its long term liabilities (A$36.1M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: PPE's debt to equity ratio (34%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if PPE's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: PPE's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (19.5%).
Interest Coverage: PPE's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (24.4x coverage).
What is People Infrastructure current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: PPE's dividend (2.78%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Australian market (2.27%).
High Dividend: PPE's dividend (2.78%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Australian market (5.32%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, PPE has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.
Growing Dividend: PPE's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 3 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (54.5%), PPE's dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: PPE's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (41.9% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Mr. Declan Sherman has been an Executive Director of People Infrastructure Ltd since October 5, 2016, serves as its Interim Chief Executive Officer since March 19, 2021 and served as its Managing Director...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Declan's total compensation ($USD366.61K) is below average for companies of similar size in the Australian market ($USD736.11K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Declan's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Board: PPE's board of directors are considered experienced (5 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold 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 3.8%.
People Infrastructure Ltd's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: People Infrastructure Ltd
- Ticker: PPE
- Exchange: ASX
- Founded: 1996
- Industry: Human Resource and Employment Services
- Sector: Commercial Services
- Market Cap: AU$409.720m
- Shares outstanding: 94.84m
- Website: https://www.peopleinfrastructure.com
Number of Employees
- People Infrastructure Ltd
- 69-75 Sandgate Road
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/10/18 15:38|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/10/18 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.