Infomedia Ltd, a technology company, develops and supplies electronic parts catalogues and service quoting software systems for the parts and service sectors of the automotive industry worldwide.
Flawless balance sheet with solid track record and pays a dividend.
Share Price & News
How has Infomedia's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: IFM's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: IFM underperformed the Australian Software industry which returned 7.7% over the past year.
Return vs Market: IFM exceeded the Australian Market which returned -8.5% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Infomedia's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Infomedia undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: IFM (A$1.63) is trading above our estimate of fair value (A$1.14)
Significantly Below Fair Value: IFM is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: IFM is good value based on its PE Ratio (28.6x) compared to the Software industry average (32.7x).
PE vs Market: IFM is poor value based on its PE Ratio (28.6x) compared to the Australian market (15.6x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: IFM is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.7x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: IFM is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (7.6x) compared to the AU Software industry average (3.4x).
How is Infomedia forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 5 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: IFM's forecast earnings growth (16.5% per year) is above the savings rate (2.3%).
Earnings vs Market: IFM's earnings (16.5% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the Australian market (14.3% per year).
High Growth Earnings: IFM's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: IFM's revenue (10.8% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Australian market (4.1% per year).
High Growth Revenue: IFM's revenue (10.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: IFM's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (14%).
How has Infomedia performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: IFM has a large one-off gain of A$4.3M impacting its December 31 2019 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: IFM's current net profit margins (19.4%) are higher than last year (18.6%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: IFM's earnings have grown by 6.1% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: IFM's earnings growth over the past year (23.1%) exceeds its 5-year average (6.1% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: IFM earnings growth over the past year (23.1%) exceeded the Software industry 18.6%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: IFM's Return on Equity (26.2%) is considered high.
How is Infomedia's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: IFM's short term assets (A$29.3M) exceed its short term liabilities (A$15.8M).
Long Term Liabilities: IFM's short term assets (A$29.3M) exceed its long term liabilities (A$17.8M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: IFM is debt free.
Reducing Debt: IFM has not had any debt for past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: IFM has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: IFM has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Infomedia's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: IFM's dividend (2.64%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Australian market (2.59%).
High Dividend: IFM's dividend (2.64%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Australian market (6.74%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: IFM's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: IFM's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: At its current payout ratio (75.6%), IFM's payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: IFM's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (71% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Mr. Jonathan Rubinsztein, BCom (Hons), MBA, FAICD, has been the Chief Executive Officer, Managing Director and Executive Director of Infomedia Ltd. since March 2016. Mr. Rubinsztein served as the Chief Exe ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Jonathan's total compensation ($USD876.69K) is about average for companies of similar size in the Australian market ($USD758.82K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Jonathan's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.
|MD, CEO & Executive Director||4.25yrs||AU$1.29m||0.90% A$5.3m|
|Chief Financial Officer||4.25yrs||AU$738.99k||0.14% A$805.0k|
|Head of Investor Relations & Communications||no data||no data||no data|
|Head of Legal & Commercial and Company Secretary||2.92yrs||no data||no data|
|Director of Marketing||6.58yrs||no data||no data|
|Head of EMEA||no data||no data||no data|
|Company Secretary||4.42yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: IFM's management team is considered experienced (4.3 years average tenure).
|MD, CEO & Executive Director||4.25yrs||AU$1.29m||0.90% A$5.3m|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||5.5yrs||AU$103.50k||0.027% A$161.5k|
|Independent Non-Executive Chairman||3.67yrs||AU$196.00k||0.14% A$807.5k|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||6.58yrs||AU$103.50k||0.022% A$129.2k|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||3.67yrs||AU$103.50k||0.057% A$338.8k|
Experienced Board: IFM's board of directors are considered experienced (4.3 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: IFM insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 17.3%.
Infomedia Ltd's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Infomedia Ltd
- Ticker: IFM
- Exchange: ASX
- Founded: 1987
- Industry: Application Software
- Sector: Software
- Market Cap: AU$589.713m
- Shares outstanding: 365.15m
- Website: https://www.infomedia.com.au
Number of Employees
- Infomedia Ltd
- 3 Minna Close
- New South Wales
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|IFM||ASX (Australian Securities Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||AU||AUD||Aug 2000|
|IFM||CHIA (Chi-X Australia)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||AU||AUD||Aug 2000|
Infomedia Ltd, a technology company, develops and supplies electronic parts catalogues and service quoting software systems for the parts and service sectors of the automotive industry worldwide. The company offers parts solutions, including Microcat LIVE, an electronic parts catalog; Microcat PartsBridge for collision parts ordering; Microcat Market for mechanical parts ordering; Microcat CRM, an online CRM for wholesale parts; Microcat Messenger, an instant messaging tool; and Microcat EPC Origins. It also provides service solutions, such as Superservice Platform; Superservice Menus, a service quoting software; Superservice Triage, an electronic vehicle health check software; Superservice Connect, an online self-serve booking and quoting system; and Superservice Register, an online VIN-specific database. In addition, the company offers oil industry solutions comprising Netlube Data, a lubricant recommendation database; and Netlube CRM, a frontline sales transformation solution, as well as data management, performance insights, forecasting, customer experience, and dealer optimization services. Further, it provides information management and data analytics services to assist automakers and dealers. The company was founded in 1987 and is headquartered in Sydney, Australia.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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|Company Analysis||2020/06/02 10:33|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/06/02 00:00|
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