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AKG

Academies Australasia GroupASX:AKG Stock Report

Market Cap

AU$35.7m

7D

5.7%

1Y

9.8%

Updated

16 Oct, 2021

Data

Company Financials
AKG fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation1/6
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance0/6
Financial Health4/6
Dividends0/6

AKG Overview

Academies Australasia Group Limited provides education services in Australia and Singapore.

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Academies Australasia Group
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceAU$0.28
52 Week HighAU$0.20
52 Week LowAU$0.43
Beta1.73
1 Month Change21.74%
3 Month Change12.00%
1 Year Change9.80%
3 Year Change-36.36%
5 Year Change60.00%
Change since IPO40.00%

Recent News & Updates

Aug 27
Academies Australasia Group (ASX:AKG) Is Looking To Continue Growing Its Returns On Capital

Academies Australasia Group (ASX:AKG) Is Looking To Continue Growing Its Returns On Capital

Finding a business that has the potential to grow substantially is not easy, but it is possible if we look at a few key...

Feb 17
John Schlederer Is The Independent Non-Executive Chairman of Academies Australasia Group Limited (ASX:AKG) And They Just Picked Up 3.5% More Shares

John Schlederer Is The Independent Non-Executive Chairman of Academies Australasia Group Limited (ASX:AKG) And They Just Picked Up 3.5% More Shares

Whilst it may not be a huge deal, we thought it was good to see that the Academies Australasia Group Limited ( ASX:AKG...

Shareholder Returns

AKGAU Consumer ServicesAU Market
7D5.7%3.6%0.9%
1Y9.8%58.1%20.2%

Return vs Industry: AKG underperformed the Australian Consumer Services industry which returned 58.1% over the past year.

Return vs Market: AKG underperformed the Australian Market which returned 20.2% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is AKG's price volatile compared to industry and market?
AKG volatility
AKG Beta1.73
Industry Beta0.95
Market Beta1

Stable Share Price: AKG is more volatile than 75% of Australian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 12% a week.

Volatility Over Time: AKG's weekly volatility (12%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of Australian stocks.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
1908n/aChristopher Campbellhttps://www.academies.edu.au

Academies Australasia Group Limited provides education services in Australia and Singapore. The company primarily offers English language, senior high school, Singapore government school preparatory certificate, diploma, advanced diploma, and bachelor and master degree courses. It operates 18 licensed colleges offering approximately 150 qualifications.

Academies Australasia Group Fundamentals Summary

How do Academies Australasia Group's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
AKG fundamental statistics
Market CapAU$35.73m
Earnings (TTM)-AU$1.24m
Revenue (TTM)AU$42.62m

0.8x

P/S Ratio

-28.8x

P/E Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
AKG income statement (TTM)
RevenueAU$42.62m
Cost of RevenueAU$19.45m
Gross ProfitAU$23.18m
ExpensesAU$24.42m
Earnings-AU$1.24m

Last Reported Earnings

Jun 30, 2021

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)-0.0097
Gross Margin54.37%
Net Profit Margin-2.91%
Debt/Equity Ratio0%

How did AKG perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Valuation

Is Academies Australasia Group undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

1.23x

Price to Book (PB) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: AKG (A$0.28) is trading above our estimate of fair value (A$0.17)

Significantly Below Fair Value: AKG is trading above our estimate of fair value.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: AKG is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Australian Consumer Services industry average.

PE vs Market: AKG 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 AKG's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: AKG is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.2x) compared to the AU Consumer Services industry average (2.6x).


Future Growth

How is Academies Australasia Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

40.4%

Forecasted Consumer 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 Academies Australasia Group 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.


Past Performance

How has Academies Australasia Group performed over the past 5 years?

22.0%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: AKG is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: AKG is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: AKG is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 22% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare AKG's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: AKG is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Consumer Services industry (43.2%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: AKG has a negative Return on Equity (-3.57%), as it is currently unprofitable.


Financial Health

How is Academies Australasia Group's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: AKG's short term assets (A$16.7M) do not cover its short term liabilities (A$25.8M).

Long Term Liabilities: AKG's short term assets (A$16.7M) do not cover its long term liabilities (A$31.5M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: AKG is debt free.

Reducing Debt: AKG has no debt compared to 5 years ago when its debt to equity ratio was 54.9%.

Debt Coverage: AKG has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.

Interest Coverage: AKG has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.


Balance Sheet


Dividend

What is Academies Australasia Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate AKG's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate AKG'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 AKG's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if AKG's dividend payments have been increasing.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: AKG is not paying a notable dividend for the Australian market.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of AKG's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Australian market.


Next Steps

Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

12.1yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Christopher Campbell

25.25yrs

Tenure

AU$495,000

Compensation

Mr. Christopher Elmore Campbell, BSocSci (Hons), FFin, FAICD, FCIS, FSCA, has been the Group Managing Director, Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of Academies Australasia Group Limited (former...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Christopher's total compensation ($USD367.40K) is about average for companies of similar size in the Australian market ($USD302.45K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Christopher's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: AKG's management team is seasoned and experienced (12.1 years average tenure).


Board Members

Experienced Board: AKG's board of directors are considered experienced (8.6 years average tenure).


Ownership

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

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Academies Australasia Group Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Academies Australasia Group Limited
  • Ticker: AKG
  • Exchange: ASX
  • Founded: 1908
  • Industry: Education Services
  • Sector: Consumer Services
  • Market Cap: AU$35.732m
  • Shares outstanding: 127.61m
  • Website: https://www.academies.edu.au

Number of Employees


Location

  • Academies Australasia Group Limited
  • 505 George Street
  • Level 6
  • Sydney
  • New South Wales
  • 2000
  • Australia

Listings


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/10/16 07:01
End of Day Share Price2021/10/15 00:00
Earnings2021/06/30
Annual Earnings2021/06/30


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.