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Love Group Global

Executive Summary

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


Snowflake Analysis

Flawless balance sheet with outstanding track record.

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

Stable Share Price: LVE's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

0%

LVE

-3.4%

AU Software

-2.5%

AU Market


1 Year Return

-20.0%

LVE

25.9%

AU Software

-8.9%

AU Market

Return vs Industry: LVE underperformed the Australian Software industry which returned 31.2% over the past year.

Return vs Market: LVE underperformed the Australian Market which returned -7% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

LVEIndustryMarket
7 Day0%-3.4%-2.5%
30 Day-29.7%8.5%1.6%
90 Day-8.8%20.7%2.4%
1 Year-20.0%-20.0%26.9%25.9%-5.6%-8.9%
3 Year-61.5%-61.5%114.7%107.5%15.5%0.8%
5 Year-88.4%-88.4%192.4%170.7%42.4%12.7%

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?

2.82x

Price to Earnings (PE) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: LVE (A$0.05) is trading above our estimate of fair value (A$0)

Significantly Below Fair Value: LVE is trading above our estimate of fair value.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: LVE is good value based on its PE Ratio (2.8x) compared to the AU Software industry average (33.3x).

PE vs Market: LVE is good value based on its PE Ratio (2.8x) compared to the Australian market (21.3x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

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 good value based on its PB Ratio (2.2x) compared to the AU Software industry average (5.7x).


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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?

29.9%

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?

17.6%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: LVE has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: LVE's current net profit margins (18%) are higher than last year (8.6%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: LVE has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 17.6% per year.

Accelerating Growth: LVE's earnings growth over the past year (37.1%) exceeds its 5-year average (17.6% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: LVE earnings growth over the past year (37.1%) exceeded the Software industry 21%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: LVE's Return on Equity (79.5%) is considered outstanding.


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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$1.6M) exceed its short term liabilities (A$1.0M).

Long Term Liabilities: LVE's short term assets (A$1.6M) exceed its long term liabilities (A$334.2K).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: LVE is debt free.

Reducing Debt: LVE has no debt compared to 5 years ago when its debt to equity ratio was 0.2%.

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


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Dividend

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


Dividend Yield vs Market

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

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate LVE'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 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

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

4.3yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Michael Ye

4.67yrs

Tenure

AU$264,832

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 ($USD188.35K) is below average for companies of similar size in the Australian market ($USD277.57K).

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


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Michael Ye
Founder4.67yrsAU$264.83k33.45%
A$ 705.1k
You Na
Head of China Expansionno datano datano data
Matthew Foy
Joint Company Secretary4.33yrsAU$517.00no data
Chen Ong
Company Secretary1.67yrsno datano data

4.3yrs

Average Tenure

Experienced Management: LVE's management team is considered experienced (4.3 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Michael Ye
Founder4.67yrsAU$264.83k33.45%
A$ 705.1k
Tod McGrouther
Non-executive Director2.67yrsAU$30.00k8.53%
A$ 179.8k
Terence Grigg
Chairman2.92yrsAU$36.00kno data

2.9yrs

Average Tenure

Experienced Board: LVE's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.9 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.


Ownership

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

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

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$2.108m
  • Shares outstanding: 40.53m
  • Website: https://www.lovegroup.co

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
LVECHIA (Chi-X Australia)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 Analysis2020/10/24 10:37
End of Day Share Price2020/10/23 00:00
Earnings2020/06/30
Annual Earnings2020/06/30


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.