Slater and Gordon Limited, a law firm, provides legal practices in Australia.
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Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||AU$0.79|
|52 Week High||AU$0.66|
|52 Week Low||AU$1.07|
|1 Month Change||8.28%|
|3 Month Change||16.30%|
|1 Year Change||-21.50%|
|3 Year Change||-70.93%|
|5 Year Change||-97.82%|
|Change since IPO||-99.44%|
Recent News & Updates
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|SGH||AU Consumer Services||AU Market|
Return vs Industry: SGH underperformed the Australian Consumer Services industry which returned 56.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SGH underperformed the Australian Market which returned 24.4% over the past year.
Stable Share Price: SGH is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Australian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 8% a week.
Volatility Over Time: SGH's weekly volatility (8%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Slater and Gordon Limited, a law firm, provides legal practices in Australia. The company provides legal services in various areas, such as workers compensation, motor vehicle and car accidents, public liability, medical law, asbestos, silicosis, military compensation, police compensation, comcare, institutional abuse; superannuation and disability insurance; class actions; dispute resolution; employment law; and will dispute, as well as provides union services. It also offers litigation and emerging services.
Slater and Gordon Fundamentals Summary
|SGH fundamental statistics|
Is SGH overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|SGH income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||AU$64.20m|
Last Reported Earnings
Jun 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||0.10|
|Net Profit Margin||9.13%|
How did SGH perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
Is Slater and Gordon 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: SGH (A$0.79) is trading below our estimate of fair value (A$2.43)
Significantly Below Fair Value: SGH is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SGH is good value based on its PE Ratio (7.7x) compared to the Australian Consumer Services industry average (29.2x).
PE vs Market: SGH is good value based on its PE Ratio (7.7x) compared to the Australian market (20x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: SGH is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.6x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SGH is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.6x) compared to the AU Consumer Services industry average (2.7x).
How is Slater and Gordon forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: SGH's forecast earnings growth (12.7% per year) is above the savings rate (1.9%).
Earnings vs Market: SGH's earnings (12.7% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the Australian market (12.4% per year).
High Growth Earnings: SGH's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: SGH's revenue (10.5% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Australian market (5.3% per year).
High Growth Revenue: SGH's revenue (10.5% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: SGH's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (8.9%).
How has Slater and Gordon performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SGH has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: SGH became profitable in the past.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SGH has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 89% per year.
Accelerating Growth: SGH has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: SGH has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Consumer Services industry (43.2%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: SGH's Return on Equity (7.9%) is considered low.
How is Slater and Gordon's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SGH's short term assets (A$211.4M) exceed its short term liabilities (A$90.5M).
Long Term Liabilities: SGH's short term assets (A$211.4M) exceed its long term liabilities (A$147.6M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SGH's debt to equity ratio (49.4%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: SGH's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 252.6% to 49.4% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: SGH's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (12.9%).
Interest Coverage: SGH's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (2.9x coverage).
What is Slater and Gordon current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate SGH's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate SGH's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if SGH's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if SGH's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: SGH is not paying a notable dividend for the Australian market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of SGH's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Australian market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Mr. John Somerville, BSC GDip Applied Information Systems MBA has been the Chief Executive Officer of Slater and Gordon Limited since February 07, 2018. He is the Managing Director and a Director since Sep...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: John's total compensation ($USD1.16M) is above average for companies of similar size in the Australian market ($USD301.38K).
Compensation vs Earnings: John's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: SGH's management team is considered experienced (3.5 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: SGH's board of directors are considered experienced (3.1 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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Slater and Gordon Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Slater and Gordon Limited
- Ticker: SGH
- Exchange: ASX
- Founded: 1935
- Industry: Specialized Consumer Services
- Sector: Consumer Services
- Market Cap: AU$109.188m
- Shares outstanding: 139.09m
- Website: https://www.slatergordon.com.au
Number of Employees
- Slater and Gordon Limited
- 485 La Trobe Street
- Level 12
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.