5G Networks Limited operates as a licensed telecommunications carrier in Australia.
Imperfect balance sheet with weak fundamentals.
Share Price & News
How has 5G Networks's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: 5GN has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: 5GN exceeded the Australian Telecom industry which returned 24.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: 5GN exceeded the Australian Market which returned 19.4% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is 5G Networks's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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2 months ago | Simply Wall St5G Networks (ASX:5GN) Shareholders Have Enjoyed A 72% Share Price Gain
Is 5G Networks undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Book (PB) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: 5GN (A$0.99) is trading above our estimate of fair value (A$0.33)
Significantly Below Fair Value: 5GN is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: 5GN is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Telecom industry average.
PE vs Market: 5GN 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 5GN's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: 5GN is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3.8x) compared to the AU Telecom industry average (2.5x).
How is 5G Networks forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Telecom 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 5G Networks 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.
- Take a look at our analysis of 5GN’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
- 5G Networks competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
- Explore growth companies in the Telecom industry.
How has 5G Networks performed over the past 5 years?
Last years earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: 5GN is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: 5GN is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: Insufficient data to determine if 5GN's year-on-year earnings growth rate was positive over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare 5GN's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: 5GN is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Telecom industry (-40%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: 5GN has a negative Return on Equity (-25.27%), as it is currently unprofitable.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is 5G Networks's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: 5GN's short term assets (A$12.5M) exceed its short term liabilities (A$11.2M).
Long Term Liabilities: 5GN's short term assets (A$12.5M) do not cover its long term liabilities (A$18.2M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: 5GN's debt to equity ratio (40.5%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if 5GN's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.
Inventory Level: 5GN has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: 5GN's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 1.9x debt).
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: 5GN has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: Insufficient data to determine if 5GN has enough cash runway if its free cash flow continues to grow or shrink based on historical rates.
What is 5G Networks's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Notable Dividend: 5GN's dividend (1.01%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Australian market (2.34%).
High Dividend: 5GN's dividend (1.01%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Australian market (5.47%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: 5GN is not paying a notable dividend for the Australian market, therefore no need to check if payments are stable.
Growing Dividend: 5GN is not paying a notable dividend for the Australian market, therefore no need to check if payments are increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: 5GN is not paying a notable dividend for the Australian market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of 5GN's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Australian market.
What is the CEO of 5G Networks's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?
Joe Demase 0
Mr. Joseph Demase, also known as Joe, B.Bus (Accy), serves as Managing Director at 5G Networks Limited. Mr. Demase is a Co-Founder of Clever Communications Australia Limited (Access Providers Ltd) and serv ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Joe's total compensation ($USD1.30M) is above average for companies of similar size in the Australian market ($USD262.68K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Joe's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been substantially diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 61.3%.
MD & Director
- Compensation: AU$1.88m
National Sales Director
- Compensation: AU$418.89k
CFO & Company Secretary
- Tenure: 0.3yrs
Chief Marketing Officer
- Tenure: 1.3yrs
Chief Technical Manager
Albert Cheok (69yo)
- Compensation: AU$224.86k
MD & Director
- Compensation: AU$1.88m
Jason Ashton (47yo)
- Tenure: 0.3yrs
- Compensation: AU$186.63k
5G Networks Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: 5G Networks Limited
- Ticker: 5GN
- Exchange: ASX
- Founded: 2013
- Industry: Alternative Carriers
- Sector: Telecom
- Market Cap: AU$56.850m
- Shares outstanding: 65.34m
- Website: https://www.5gnetworks.com.au
Number of Employees
- 5G Networks Limited
- 99 William Street
- Level 8
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|5GN||ASX (Australian Securities Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||AU||AUD||Nov 2017|
|5GN||CHIA (Chi-X Australia)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||AU||AUD||Nov 2017|
|FNGW.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||US||USD||Nov 2017|
5G Networks Limited operates as a licensed telecommunications carrier in Australia. The company offers data connectivity, cloud and data center, and managed services. It provides cloud-based solutions and network services; and operates fiber and wireless infrastructure, cloud computing environment, and data center. The company was incorporated in 2013 and is headquartered in Melbourne, Australia.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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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.