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Mayfield Childcare Valuation

Is MFD undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score

4/6

Valuation Score 4/6

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Peers

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Industry

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • Analyst Forecast

Key Valuation Metric

Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for MFD?

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

MFD key valuation metrics and ratios. From Price to Earnings, Price to Sales and Price to Book to Price to Earnings Growth Ratio, Enterprise Value and EBITDA.
Key Statistics
Enterprise Value/Revenue3.8x
Enterprise Value/EBITDA21.4x
PEG Ratio0.3x

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers

How does MFD's PE Ratio compare to its peers?

MFD PE Ratio vs Peers
The above table shows the PE ratio for MFD vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPEEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average35.4x
SGH Slater and Gordon
39.9xn/aAU$75.0m
SHJ Shine Justice
6.6x7.7%AU$202.2m
IVC InvoCare
72.5x28.5%AU$1.4b
KME Kip McGrath Education Centres
23.8xn/aAU$45.8m
MFD Mayfield Childcare
18.1x57.1%AU$67.9m

Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: MFD is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (18.1x) compared to the peer average (35.4x).


Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does MFD's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the Global Consumer Services Industry?

Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: MFD is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (18.1x) compared to the Global Consumer Services industry average (16.8x)


Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is MFD'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.

MFD PE Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PE Ratio18.1x
Fair PE Ratio29.8x

Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: MFD is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (18.1x) compared to the estimated Fair Price-To-Earnings Ratio (29.8x).


Share Price vs Fair Value

What is the Fair Price of MFD when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.

Below Fair Value: MFD (A$1.04) is trading below our estimate of fair value (A$1.96)

Significantly Below Fair Value: MFD is trading below fair value by more than 20%.


Analyst Price Targets

What is the analyst 12-month forecast and do we have any statistical confidence in the consensus price target?

Analyst Forecast: Insufficient data to show price forecast.


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