Speedcast International Limited, together with its subsidiaries, provides remote communications and IT services.
Reasonable growth potential and fair value.
Share Price & News
How has Speedcast International's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: SDA's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: SDA underperformed the Australian Telecom industry which returned -10.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SDA underperformed the Australian Market which returned -22.8% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Speedcast International's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 month ago | Simply Wall StDid You Manage To Avoid Speedcast International's (ASX:SDA) Devastating 78% Share Price Drop?
4 months ago | Simply Wall StIs Speedcast International Limited's (ASX:SDA) CEO Pay Fair?
4 months ago | Simply Wall StHave Insiders Been Buying Speedcast International Limited (ASX:SDA) Shares?
Is Speedcast International undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: SDA (A$0.79) is trading below our estimate of fair value (A$6.81)
Significantly Below Fair Value: SDA is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SDA is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Telecom industry average.
PE vs Market: SDA 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 SDA's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SDA is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.3x) compared to the AU Telecom industry average (1.8x).
How is Speedcast International forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 3 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: SDA is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (1.1%).
Earnings vs Market: SDA is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: SDA's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: SDA's revenue (3.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the Australian market (4.2% per year).
High Growth Revenue: SDA's revenue (3.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: SDA's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (33.7%)
How has Speedcast International performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SDA is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: SDA is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SDA is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of -81.9% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare SDA's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: SDA is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Telecom industry (-8.9%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: SDA has a negative Return on Equity (-184.99%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Speedcast International's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SDA's short term assets ($361.7M) exceed its short term liabilities ($281.1M).
Long Term Liabilities: SDA's short term assets ($361.7M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($754.6M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SDA's debt to equity ratio (717.1%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: SDA's debt to equity ratio has increased from 175.1% to 717.1% over the past 5 years.
Inventory Level: SDA has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: SDA's debt is not covered by short term assets (assets are 0.5x 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: Insufficient data to determine if SDA has enough cash runway based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: Insufficient data to determine if SDA has enough cash runway if its free cash flow continues to grow or shrink based on historical rates.
What is Speedcast International's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate SDA's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate SDA's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if SDA's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if SDA's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: SDA is not paying a notable dividend for the Australian market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of SDA's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Australian market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Peter Shaper (53yo)
Mr. Peter Todd Shaper serves as Chief Executive Officer of Speedcast International Limited since March 01, 2020, serves as an Executive Director since February 01, 2020 and served as an Interim Co-Chief Ex ...
|Executive Vice President of Energy||1.17yrs||US$554.57k||no data|
|Executive Vice President of Enterprise & Emerging Markets||no data||US$276.24k||no data|
|Chief Commercial Officer of Maritime||no data||US$468.30k||0.60% $1.1m|
|CEO & Executive Director||no data||no data||no data|
|President||0.50yr||no data||no data|
|CFO & Joint Company Secretary||0.33yr||no data||no data|
|Chief Operating Officer||0.17yr||no data||no data|
|Chief Administrative Officer||1.17yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Corporate Development & Investor Relations||no data||no data||no data|
|General Counsel & Joint Company Secretary||2.17yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: SDA's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.2 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
|CEO & Executive Director||no data||no data||no data|
|President||0.50yr||no data||no data|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||7.42yrs||US$80.00k||0.16% $310.4k|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||7.17yrs||US$85.00k||0.19% $368.9k|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||5.83yrs||US$75.00k||0.15% $290.2k|
|Chairman||0.58yr||no data||0.042% $79.0k|
Experienced Board: SDA's board of directors are considered experienced (3.2 years average tenure).
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
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Speedcast International Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Speedcast International Limited
- Ticker: SDA
- Exchange: ASX
- Founded: 1999
- Industry: Alternative Carriers
- Sector: Telecom
- Market Cap: AU$189.396m
- Shares outstanding: 239.74m
- Website: https://www.speedcast.com
Number of Employees
- Speedcast International Limited
- Lakes Business Park
- Unit 4F
- New South Wales
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|SDA||ASX (Australian Securities Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||AU||AUD||Aug 2014|
|SDA||CHIA (Chi-X Australia)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||AU||AUD||Aug 2014|
|7SC||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Aug 2014|
|SPPD.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||US||USD||Aug 2014|
Speedcast International Limited, together with its subsidiaries, provides remote communications and IT services. The company offers managed satellite, cellular, and fiber network services; and designs, deploys, operates, and maintains telecommunications networks. It also provides value-added services, including user applications, network optimization, and network monitoring and management. In addition, the company offers professional services, such as project management, network design and optimization, managed cyber-security services, training, and remote it management and support services; and wholesale voice services to telecom customers. Further, it sells network equipment directly to customers comprising satellite terminals, modems, routers, and other types of equipment related to the provision of network and value added services. Additionally, the company provides network and IT systems integration services to public safety, utility, oil and gas telecom, and maritime clients. Speedcast International Limited has a strategic partnership with Contiamo GmbH to deliver analytics solutions for optimized operational decision-making. The company was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Botany, Australia.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/03/28 10:48|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/01/31 00:00|
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