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LVH

LiveHireASX:LVH Stock Report

Last Price

AU$0.38

Market Cap

AU$110.9m

7D

4.2%

1Y

27.1%

Updated

26 Jan, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
LVH fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation2/6
Future Growth6/6
Past Performance0/6
Financial Health5/6
Dividends0/6

LVH Stock Overview

LiveHire Limited provides online talent acquisition software solutions to enterprises in Australia, New Zealand, and North America.

LiveHire Competitors

Elmo Software

ASX:ELO

AU$352.0m

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for LiveHire
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceAU$0.38
52 Week HighAU$0.47
52 Week LowAU$0.25
Beta1.91
1 Month Change7.14%
3 Month Change7.14%
1 Year Change27.12%
3 Year Change-27.89%
5 Year Change-6.25%
Change since IPO108.33%

Recent News & Updates

Nov 09
Here's Why Shareholders May Want To Be Cautious With Increasing LiveHire Limited's (ASX:LVH) CEO Pay Packet

Here's Why Shareholders May Want To Be Cautious With Increasing LiveHire Limited's (ASX:LVH) CEO Pay Packet

In the past three years, shareholders of LiveHire Limited ( ASX:LVH ) have seen a loss on their investment. However...

Shareholder Returns

LVHAU SoftwareAU Market
7D4.2%-8.5%-5.4%
1Y27.1%-2.8%2.6%

Return vs Industry: LVH exceeded the Australian Software industry which returned -2.8% over the past year.

Return vs Market: LVH exceeded the Australian Market which returned 2.6% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is LVH's price volatile compared to industry and market?
LVH volatility
LVH Average Weekly Movement7.5%
Software Industry Average Movement8.6%
Market Average Movement8.5%
10% most volatile stocks in AU Market15.4%
10% least volatile stocks in AU Market3.7%

Stable Share Price: LVH is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Australian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 8% a week.

Volatility Over Time: LVH's weekly volatility (8%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
2011n/aChristy Foresthttps://www.livehire.com

LiveHire Limited provides online talent acquisition software solutions to enterprises in Australia, New Zealand, and North America. It operates LiveHire, a talent acquisition and engagement platform for recruitment process, such as sourcing, engaging, hiring, analyzing, and integrating, as well as for internal mobility and outplacement. The company was incorporated in 2011 and is headquartered in Melbourne, Australia.

LiveHire Fundamentals Summary

How do LiveHire's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
LVH fundamental statistics
Market CapAU$110.93m
Earnings (TTM)-AU$8.29m
Revenue (TTM)AU$5.53m

20.1x

P/S Ratio

-13.4x

P/E Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
LVH income statement (TTM)
RevenueAU$5.53m
Cost of RevenueAU$7.69m
Gross Profit-AU$2.15m
ExpensesAU$6.14m
Earnings-AU$8.29m

Last Reported Earnings

Jun 30, 2021

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)-0.028
Gross Margin-38.89%
Net Profit Margin-149.88%
Debt/Equity Ratio0%

How did LVH perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Valuation

Is LiveHire undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

>50%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: LVH (A$0.38) is trading below our estimate of fair value (A$2.17)

Significantly Below Fair Value: LVH is trading below fair value by more than 20%.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: LVH is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Australian Software industry average.

PE vs Market: LVH is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Australian market.


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

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


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: LVH is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (6.4x) compared to the AU Software industry average (4.6x).


Future Growth

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

76.0%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: LVH is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (1.9%).

Earnings vs Market: LVH is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.

High Growth Earnings: LVH's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: LVH's revenue (51.9% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Australian market (4.6% per year).

High Growth Revenue: LVH's revenue (51.9% per year) is forecast to grow faster than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: LVH's Return on Equity is forecast to be very high in 3 years time (48.8%).


Past Performance

How has LiveHire performed over the past 5 years?

-20.5%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: LVH is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: LVH is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

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

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

Earnings vs Industry: LVH is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Software industry (37.5%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: LVH has a negative Return on Equity (-47.54%), as it is currently unprofitable.


Financial Health

How is LiveHire's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: LVH's short term assets (A$17.3M) exceed its short term liabilities (A$3.9M).

Long Term Liabilities: LVH's short term assets (A$17.3M) exceed its long term liabilities (A$506.6K).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: LVH is debt free.

Reducing Debt: LVH has not had any debt for 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: LVH has sufficient cash runway for more than a year based on its current free cash flow.

Forecast Cash Runway: Insufficient data to determine if LVH has enough cash runway if its free cash flow continues to grow or shrink based on historical rates.


Dividend

What is LiveHire current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

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

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

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if LVH'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 LVH's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Australian market.


Next Steps

Management

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

3.5yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Christy Forest

3.58yrs

Tenure

AU$557,839

Compensation

Ms. Christy Forest serves as Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of Livehire Ltd since June 12, 2018. She served as Managing Director of Asia Pacific at CEB. Ms. Forest has valuable and timely e...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Christy's total compensation ($USD398.40K) is above average for companies of similar size in the Australian market ($USD289.87K).

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


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: LVH's management team is considered experienced (3.5 years average tenure).


Board Members

Experienced Board: LVH's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.5 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: LVH 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

LiveHire Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: LiveHire Limited
  • Ticker: LVH
  • Exchange: ASX
  • Founded: 2011
  • Industry: Application Software
  • Sector: Software
  • Implied Market Cap: AU$110.927m
  • Shares outstanding: 295.80m
  • Website: https://www.livehire.com

Location

  • LiveHire Limited
  • 461 Bourke Street
  • Level 10
  • Melbourne
  • Victoria
  • 3000
  • Australia

Listings


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/01/26 07:02
End of Day Share Price2022/01/25 00:00
Earnings2021/06/30
Annual Earnings2021/06/30


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.