GOW Stock Overview
Gowing Bros. Limited operates as an investment and wealth management company in Australia.
Gowing Bros Peers
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||AU$2.95|
|52 Week High||AU$3.26|
|52 Week Low||AU$2.09|
|1 Month Change||-1.34%|
|3 Month Change||-4.84%|
|1 Year Change||36.57%|
|3 Year Change||18.00%|
|5 Year Change||-13.24%|
|Change since IPO||51.89%|
Recent News & Updates
Gowing Bros (ASX:GOW) Is Due To Pay A Dividend Of AU$0.04
Gowing Bros. Limited's ( ASX:GOW ) investors are due to receive a payment of AU$0.04 per share on 22nd of April. This...
|GOW||AU Diversified Financial||AU Market|
Return vs Industry: GOW exceeded the Australian Diversified Financial industry which returned 22.7% over the past year.
Return vs Market: GOW exceeded the Australian Market which returned -0.2% over the past year.
|GOW Average Weekly Movement||3.1%|
|Diversified Financial Industry Average Movement||6.2%|
|Market Average Movement||9.4%|
|10% most volatile stocks in AU Market||16.7%|
|10% least volatile stocks in AU Market||4.3%|
Stable Share Price: GOW is less volatile than 75% of Australian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.
Volatility Over Time: GOW's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Gowing Bros. Limited operates as an investment and wealth management company in Australia. It operates through two divisions, Investment Management and Property Management. The Investment Management segment invests in securities listed on the Australian Stock Exchange in private equity vehicles, as well as loans, including mezzanine finance arrangements.
Gowing Bros Fundamentals Summary
|GOW fundamental statistics|
Is GOW overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|GOW income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||AU$58.09m|
Last Reported Earnings
Jan 31, 2022
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||0.23|
|Net Profit Margin||15.00%|
How did GOW perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
2.4%Current Dividend Yield
How is Gowing Bros forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Future Growth Score0/6
Future Growth Score 0/6
Earnings vs Savings Rate
Earnings vs Market
High Growth Earnings
Revenue vs Market
High Growth Revenue
Forecasted Diversified Financials 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 Gowing Bros 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.
How has Gowing Bros performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score4/6
Past Performance Score 4/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: GOW has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: GOW's current net profit margins (15%) are higher than last year (9.7%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: GOW's earnings have declined by 19.1% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: GOW's earnings growth over the past year (105%) exceeds its 5-year average (-19.1% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: GOW earnings growth over the past year (105%) exceeded the Diversified Financial industry 40.1%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: GOW's Return on Equity (6.1%) is considered low.
How is Gowing Bros's financial position?
Financial Health Score3/6
Financial Health Score 3/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: GOW's short term assets (A$45.6M) exceed its short term liabilities (A$11.9M).
Long Term Liabilities: GOW's short term assets (A$45.6M) do not cover its long term liabilities (A$122.2M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: GOW's net debt to equity ratio (32.7%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: GOW's debt to equity ratio has increased from 23.9% to 46.3% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: GOW's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (3.7%).
Interest Coverage: GOW's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (6.8x coverage).
What is Gowing Bros's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 1/6
Future Dividend Coverage
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: GOW's dividend (2.37%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Australian market (2.56%).
High Dividend: GOW's dividend (2.37%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Australian market (6.12%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: GOW's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: GOW's dividend payments have fallen over the past 10 years.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (25.7%), GOW's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: With its high cash payout ratio (128.9%), GOW's dividend payments are not well covered by cash flows.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
John Gowing (60 yo)
Mr. John Edward Gowing, B.Comm, CA, CPA, has been Managing Director and Executive Director of Gowing Bros. Limited since 1987 and 1983 respectively. Mr. Gowing commenced his employment career with Gowing B...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: John's total compensation ($USD78.74K) is below average for companies of similar size in the Australian market ($USD283.77K).
Compensation vs Earnings: John's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: GOW's management team is considered experienced (3.1 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: GOW's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 13.2 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 not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Gowing Bros. Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Gowing Bros. Limited
- Ticker: GOW
- Exchange: ASX
- Founded: NaN
- Industry: Multi-Sector Holdings
- Sector: Diversified Financials
- Implied Market Cap: AU$157.763m
- Shares outstanding: 53.48m
- Website: https://www.gowings.com
- Gowing Bros. Limited
- The Gowings Building
- Suite 3, Level 3
- Coffs Harbour
- New South Wales
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/05/17 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/05/17 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.