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Frontier Digital Ventures ASX:FDV Stock Report

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23 May, 2022


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FDV fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth1/6
Past Performance0/6
Financial Health5/6

FDV Stock Overview

Frontier Digital Ventures Limited is a private equity firm specializing in investing and developing online classifieds business in emerging markets.

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Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Frontier Digital Ventures
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceAU$0.91
52 Week HighAU$1.88
52 Week LowAU$0.91
1 Month Change-20.18%
3 Month Change-28.91%
1 Year Change-24.17%
3 Year Change54.24%
5 Year Change71.70%
Change since IPO78.43%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

FDVAU Interactive Media and ServicesAU Market

Return vs Industry: FDV underperformed the Australian Interactive Media and Services industry which returned -19.5% over the past year.

Return vs Market: FDV underperformed the Australian Market which returned 1.5% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is FDV's price volatile compared to industry and market?
FDV volatility
FDV Average Weekly Movement6.0%
Interactive Media and Services Industry Average Movement7.7%
Market Average Movement9.3%
10% most volatile stocks in AU Market16.5%
10% least volatile stocks in AU Market4.2%

Stable Share Price: FDV is less volatile than 75% of Australian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 6% a week.

Volatility Over Time: FDV's weekly volatility (6%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

2014n/aShaun Di Gregorio

Frontier Digital Ventures Limited is a private equity firm specializing in investing and developing online classifieds business in emerging markets. The firm prefers to invest in property and automotive verticals and general classifieds/marketplace websites. Frontier Digital Ventures Limited was founded in May 2014 and is based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia with an additional office in Melbourne, Australia.

Frontier Digital Ventures Fundamentals Summary

How do Frontier Digital Ventures's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
FDV fundamental statistics
Market CapAU$345.15m
Earnings (TTM)-AU$15.10m
Revenue (TTM)AU$51.41m


P/S Ratio


P/E Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
FDV income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueAU$34.45m
Gross ProfitAU$16.97m
Other ExpensesAU$32.07m

Last Reported Earnings

Dec 31, 2021

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)-0.04
Gross Margin33.00%
Net Profit Margin-29.38%
Debt/Equity Ratio0.5%

How did FDV perform over the long term?

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Future Growth

How is Frontier Digital Ventures forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?

Future Growth Score


Future Growth Score 1/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


Forecasted annual revenue growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts

Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: Insufficient data to determine if FDV's forecast earnings growth is above the savings rate (1.8%).

Earnings vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if FDV's earnings are forecast to grow faster than the Australian market

High Growth Earnings: Insufficient data to determine if earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: FDV's revenue (16.9% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Australian market (4.7% per year).

High Growth Revenue: FDV's revenue (16.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.

Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts

Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: FDV's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (2.9%).

Past Performance

How has Frontier Digital Ventures performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 0/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: FDV is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: FDV is currently unprofitable.

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: FDV is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 20.5% per year.

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

Earnings vs Industry: FDV is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Interactive Media and Services industry (26.2%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: FDV has a negative Return on Equity (-18.99%), as it is currently unprofitable.

Financial Health

How is Frontier Digital Ventures's financial position?

Financial Health Score


Financial Health Score 5/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Stable Cash Runway

  • Forecast Cash Runway

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: FDV's short term assets (A$51.7M) exceed its short term liabilities (A$35.4M).

Long Term Liabilities: FDV's short term assets (A$51.7M) exceed its long term liabilities (A$42.3M).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: FDV has more cash than its total debt.

Reducing Debt: FDV's debt to equity ratio has increased from 0.02% to 0.5% over the past 5 years.

Balance Sheet

Cash Runway Analysis

For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.

Stable Cash Runway: FDV has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years based on its current free cash flow.

Forecast Cash Runway: FDV has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of 4.1% each year


What is Frontier Digital Ventures's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score


Dividend Score 0/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Future Dividend Coverage

Dividend Yield vs Market

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

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

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

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as FDV has not reported any payouts.

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


Average management tenure


Shaun Di Gregorio

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Mr. Shaun Antony Di Gregorio, MBA, is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Frontier Digital Ventures Limited. Mr. Di Gregorio is recognized as a global leader in the online marketplace arena. He serv...

CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Shaun's total compensation ($USD363.64K) is below average for companies of similar size in the Australian market ($USD560.06K).

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

Leadership Team

Experienced Management: FDV's management team is not considered experienced ( 1 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.

Board Members

Experienced Board: FDV's board of directors are considered experienced (5.3 years average tenure).


Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?

Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: FDV insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.

Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 10.6%.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

Frontier Digital Ventures Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Frontier Digital Ventures Limited
  • Ticker: FDV
  • Exchange: ASX
  • Founded: 2014
  • Industry: Interactive Media and Services
  • Sector: Media
  • Implied Market Cap: AU$345.148m
  • Shares outstanding: 379.28m
  • Website:


  • Frontier Digital Ventures Limited
  • 39-8 The Boulevard
  • Mid Valley City
  • Kuala Lumpur
  • Wilayah Persekutuan
  • 59200
  • Malaysia


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/05/23 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/05/23 00:00
Annual Earnings2021/12/31

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.