ASX:LVE

Stock Analysis Report

Love Group Global

Executive Summary

Love Group Global Ltd provides social and dating products and services in Oceania, Asia, and Europe.

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Fundamentals

Flawless balance sheet and good value.

Share Price & News

How has Love Group Global's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events


Market Performance


7 Day Return

0%

LVE

-0.6%

AU Software

0.4%

AU Market


1 Year Return

-22.2%

LVE

39.0%

AU Software

9.8%

AU Market

Return vs Industry: LVE underperformed the Australian Software industry which returned 39% over the past year.

Return vs Market: LVE underperformed the Australian Market which returned 9.8% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

LVEIndustryMarket
7 Day0%-0.6%0.4%
30 Day-19.5%-1.4%-1.1%
90 Dayn/a2.4%-0.6%
1 Year-22.2%-22.2%40.2%39.0%16.1%9.8%
3 Year-82.1%-82.1%117.9%108.4%36.1%17.9%
5 Yearn/a169.6%148.0%49.4%15.7%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Love Group Global's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is Love Group Global undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

>50%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Undervalued: LVE (A$0.07) is trading below our estimate of fair value (A$0.67)

Significantly Undervalued: LVE is trading below fair value by more than 20%.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: LVE is good value based on its PE Ratio (5.3x) compared to the Software industry average (32.2x).

PE vs Market: LVE is good value based on its PE Ratio (5.3x) compared to the Australian market (18.2x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

Low PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate LVE's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: LVE is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (9.8x) compared to the AU Software industry average (4.6x).


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Future Growth

How is Love Group Global forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

33.9%

Forecasted Software 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 Love Group Global 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.


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Past Performance

How has Love Group Global performed over the past 5 years?

-18.0%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: LVE has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by -18% per year.

Accelerating Growth: LVE has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: LVE has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Software industry (22%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: LVE's Return on Equity (188%) is considered outstanding.


Return on Assets

ROA vs Industry: LVE has a higher Return on Assets than the Software industry average last year.


Return on Capital Employed

ROCE Improving: LVE's Return on Capital Employed has declined over the past 3 years.


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Financial Health

How is Love Group Global's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: LVE's short term assets (A$1.9M) exceeds its short term liabilities (A$1.8M)

Long Term Liabilities: LVE has no long term liabilities


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: LVE is debt free.

Reducing Debt: LVE currently has no debt however we can't compare to 5 years ago as we have no data for that period.

Debt Coverage: LVE has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.

Interest Coverage: LVE has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.


Balance Sheet

Inventory Level: LVE has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.

Debt Coverage by Assets: Insufficient data to determine if LVE's debt is covered by short term assets.


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Dividend

What is Love Group Global's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

companyn/amarketbottom25%2.4%markettop25%5.6%industryaverage1.2%forecastin3Yearsn/a

Current dividend yield vs market & industry


Stability and Growth of Payments

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

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate LVE's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if LVE's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

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


Current Payout to Shareholders

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


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of LVE's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Australian market.


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Management

What is the CEO of Love Group Global's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

3.4yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Michael Ye 0

3.7yrs

Tenure

AU$296,434

Compensation

Mr. Michael Ye has been serves as the Chief Executive Officer of Love Group Global Ltd (alternate name Datetix Group Ltd.) since February 2, 2016 and has been its Executive Director since November 26, 2015 ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs. Market: Michael's total compensation ($USD0.00) is too low to compare against companies of similar size in the Australian market ($USD256.55K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Michael's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


Management Age and Tenure

3.4yrs

Average Tenure

Experienced Management: LVE's management team is considered experienced (3.4 years average tenure).


Board Age and Tenure

1.9yrs

Average Tenure

Experienced Board: LVE's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.9 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.


Insider Trading

Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Recent Insider Transactions

SellAU$40,50312 Jul 19
JM Financial Group
EntityCompany
Shares396,805
Max PriceAU$0.10
BuyAU$135,91912 Jul 19
JM Financial Group
EntityCompany
Shares1,570,913
Max PriceAU$0.087
BuyAU$31,18205 Nov 18
Michael Ye
EntityIndividual
Role
Chief Executive Officer
Founder
Shares280,540
Max PriceAU$0.11
BuyAU$58,44323 Oct 18
Michael Ye
EntityIndividual
Role
Chief Executive Officer
Founder
Shares517,000
Max PriceAU$0.13

Ownership Breakdown


Management Team

  • Nicholas Ong (41yo)

    Company Secretary

    • Tenure: 0.7yrs
  • Matt Foy

    Joint Company Secretary

    • Tenure: 3.3yrs
    • Compensation: AU$517.00
  • You Na

    Head of China Expansion

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Michael Ye

    Founder

    • Tenure: 3.7yrs
    • Compensation: AU$296.43k
  • Wendy Hui

    Chief Financial Officer

    • Tenure: 3.4yrs
    • Compensation: AU$157.38k

Board Members

  • Tod McGrouther (57yo)

    Non-executive Director

    • Tenure: 1.7yrs
  • Michael Ye

    Founder

    • Tenure: 3.7yrs
    • Compensation: AU$296.43k
  • Terry Grigg

    Chairman

    • Tenure: 1.9yrs

Company Information

Love Group Global Ltd's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Love Group Global Ltd
  • Ticker: LVE
  • Exchange: ASX
  • Founded:
  • Industry: Application Software
  • Sector: Software
  • Market Cap: AU$2.837m
  • Shares outstanding: 40.53m
  • Website: https://www.datetix.com

Location

  • Love Group Global Ltd
  • 99 St Georges Terrace
  • Level 8
  • Perth
  • Western Australia
  • 6000
  • Australia

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
LVEASX (Australian Securities Exchange)YesOrdinary SharesAUAUDDec 2014
1D7DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesOrdinary SharesDEEURDec 2014

Biography

Love Group Global Ltd provides social and dating products and services in Oceania, Asia, and Europe. It operates through Dating Services and Enterprise Services segments. The company’s operates DateTix pla ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2019/10/20 10:38
End of Day Share Price2019/10/11 00:00
Earnings2019/06/30
Annual Earnings2019/06/30


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.