PPE Stock Overview
Peoplein Limited, 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$2.74|
|52 Week High||AU$4.67|
|52 Week Low||AU$2.49|
|1 Month Change||-15.95%|
|3 Month Change||-32.35%|
|1 Year Change||-40.31%|
|3 Year Change||-17.96%|
|5 Year Change||n/a|
|Change since IPO||110.77%|
Recent News & Updates
What Does Peoplein Limited's (ASX:PPE) Share Price Indicate?
While Peoplein Limited ( ASX:PPE ) might not be the most widely known stock at the moment, it saw significant share...
|PPE||AU Professional Services||AU Market|
Return vs Industry: PPE underperformed the Australian Professional Services industry which returned -18.7% over the past year.
Return vs Market: PPE underperformed the Australian Market which returned -12.2% over the past year.
|PPE Average Weekly Movement||5.7%|
|Professional Services Industry Average Movement||6.6%|
|Market Average Movement||9.7%|
|10% most volatile stocks in AU Market||16.3%|
|10% least volatile stocks in AU Market||4.2%|
Stable Share Price: PPE is less volatile than 75% of Australian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 6% a week.
Volatility Over Time: PPE's weekly volatility (6%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Peoplein Limited, 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.
Peoplein Fundamentals Summary
|PPE fundamental statistics|
Is PPE overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|PPE income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||AU$506.85m|
Last Reported Earnings
Dec 31, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||0.10|
|Net Profit Margin||1.84%|
How did PPE perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
4.7%Current Dividend Yield
Is PPE undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 3/6
Price-To-Earnings vs Peers
Price-To-Earnings vs Industry
Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio
Below Fair Value
Significantly Below Fair Value
Key Valuation Metric
Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for PPE?
Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.
|What is PPE's n/a Ratio?|
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers
How does PPE's PE Ratio compare to its peers?
|PPE PE Ratio vs Peers|
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Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: PPE is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (26.3x) compared to the peer average (13.1x).
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry
How does PPE's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the Global Professional Services Industry?
Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: PPE is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (26.3x) compared to the Global Professional Services industry average (19.1x)
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio
What is PPE's PE Ratio compared to its Fair PE Ratio? This is the expected PE Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.
|Current PE Ratio||26.3x|
|Fair PE Ratio||25.8x|
Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: PPE is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (26.3x) compared to the estimated Fair Price-To-Earnings Ratio (25.8x).
Share Price vs Fair Value
What is the Fair Price of PPE when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.
Below Fair Value: PPE (A$2.74) is trading below our estimate of fair value (A$11)
Significantly Below Fair Value: PPE is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: PPE is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.9x)
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How is Peoplein forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 4 analysts?
Future Growth Score5/6
Future Growth Score 5/6
Earnings vs Savings Rate
Earnings vs Market
High Growth Earnings
Revenue vs Market
High Growth Revenue
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: PPE's forecast earnings growth (29.6% per year) is above the savings rate (1.8%).
Earnings vs Market: PPE's earnings (29.6% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the Australian market (6.2% per year).
High Growth Earnings: PPE's earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: PPE's revenue (17.8% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Australian market (5.1% per year).
High Growth Revenue: PPE's revenue (17.8% 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 (22.3%)
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How has Peoplein performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score1/6
Past Performance Score 1/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: PPE has a large one-off loss of A$6.8M impacting its December 31 2021 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: PPE's current net profit margins (1.8%) are lower than last year (5.8%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: PPE's earnings have grown significantly by 31.9% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: PPE's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: PPE had negative earnings growth (-52.7%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Professional Services industry average (-22.7%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: PPE's Return on Equity (8.8%) is considered low.
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How is Peoplein's financial position?
Financial Health Score5/6
Financial Health Score 5/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: PPE's short term assets (A$102.6M) exceed its short term liabilities (A$81.1M).
Long Term Liabilities: PPE's short term assets (A$102.6M) exceed its long term liabilities (A$36.1M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: PPE's net debt to equity ratio (23.9%) 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 well covered by operating cash flow (33.6%).
Interest Coverage: PPE's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (17.8x coverage).
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What is Peoplein current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 2/6
Future Dividend Coverage
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: PPE's dividend (4.74%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Australian market (2.77%).
High Dividend: PPE's dividend (4.74%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Australian market (6.9%).
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 4 years.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: With its high payout ratio (113.9%), PPE's dividend payments are not well covered by earnings.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: At its current cash payout ratio (87.1%), PPE's dividend payments are covered by cash flows.
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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Mr. Ross Thompson serves as Chief Executive Officer at Peoplein Limited (formerly known as People Infrastructure Ltd) since October 25, 2021. He served as Chief Executive Officer of Australia Asia Pacific...
Experienced Management: PPE's management team is not considered experienced ( 0.7 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
Experienced Board: PPE's board of directors are considered experienced (4.7 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 6.6%.
Peoplein Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Peoplein Limited
- Ticker: PPE
- Exchange: ASX
- Founded: 1996
- Industry: Human Resource and Employment Services
- Sector: Commercial Services
- Implied Market Cap: AU$270.589m
- Shares outstanding: 98.76m
- Website: https://www.peoplein.com.au
Number of Employees
- Peoplein Limited
- 77 Hudson Street
- Level 2
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/06/24 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/06/24 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.