ASX:A2B

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Executive Summary

A2B Australia Limited and its subsidiaries provide technologies and payment solutions enabling the operation of personal transport services and instant deliveries in Australia. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Excellent balance sheet and slightly overvalued.

Share Price & News

How has A2B Australia's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: A2B's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

0%

A2B

1.3%

AU Transportation

-0.1%

AU Market


1 Year Return

-27.1%

A2B

1.1%

AU Transportation

-12.0%

AU Market

Return vs Industry: A2B underperformed the Australian Transportation industry which returned 2.4% over the past year.

Return vs Market: A2B underperformed the Australian Market which returned -10.5% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

A2BIndustryMarket
7 Day0%1.3%-0.1%
30 Day13.2%3.6%-2.9%
90 Day28.2%8.5%1.1%
1 Year-20.3%-27.1%2.9%1.1%-8.7%-12.0%
3 Year-28.7%-41.7%25.4%18.5%17.7%2.6%
5 Year-38.8%-64.7%61.4%46.4%44.5%14.1%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is A2B Australia's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is A2B Australia 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: A2B (A$1.09) is trading below our estimate of fair value (A$5.78)

Significantly Below Fair Value: A2B is trading below fair value by more than 20%.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: A2B is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the XX Transportation industry average.

PE vs Market: A2B 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 A2B's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: A2B's PB Ratio (1x) is in line with the XX Transportation industry average.


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Future Growth

How is A2B Australia forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

30.4%

Forecasted Transportation 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 A2B Australia 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 A2B Australia performed over the past 5 years?

-49.6%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: A2B is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: A2B is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: A2B is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 49.6% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare A2B's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: A2B is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Transportation industry (-14.1%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: A2B has a negative Return on Equity (-18.04%), as it is currently unprofitable.


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Financial Health

How is A2B Australia's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: A2B's short term assets (A$67.0M) exceed its short term liabilities (A$42.1M).

Long Term Liabilities: A2B's short term assets (A$67.0M) exceed its long term liabilities (A$17.3M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: A2B's debt to equity ratio (1.5%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: A2B's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 32.8% to 1.5% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: A2B's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (1869.8%).

Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if A2B's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is A2B Australia current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate A2B's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate A2B'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 A2B's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if A2B's dividend payments have been increasing.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: A2B is not paying a notable dividend for the Australian market.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of A2B'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?

5.8yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Andrew Skelton

6.25yrs

Tenure

AU$1,268,932

Compensation

Mr. Andrew Skelton has been the Managing Director of A2B Australia Limited (formerly known as Cabcharge Australia Limited). since December 2014. Mr. Skelton has been the Chief Executive Officer of A2B Aust ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Andrew's total compensation ($USD931.60K) is above average for companies of similar size in the Australian market ($USD279.63K).

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


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Andrew Skelton
CEO, MD & Director6.25yrsAU$1.27m0.017%
A$ 22.7k
Ton van Hoof
Chief Financial Officer2.33yrsAU$565.34k0.0088%
A$ 11.5k
W. Lukabyo
Chief Operating Officer5.83yrsAU$872.15k0.0020%
A$ 2.7k
Deon Ludick
Chief Technology Officer4.17yrsAU$622.74kno data
Adrian Lucchese
General Counsel & Company Secretary5.92yrsAU$624.20k0.0032%
A$ 4.2k
Stuart Overell
Chief Operating Officer of Taxi Networks8.75yrsAU$598.92kno data
Ben Wicks
Executive General Manager of People & Culture5yrsno datano data

5.8yrs

Average Tenure

Experienced Management: A2B's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.8 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Andrew Skelton
CEO, MD & Director6.25yrsAU$1.27m0.017%
A$ 22.7k
Paul Oneile
Independent Chairman3.58yrsAU$226.01k0.089%
A$ 116.6k
David Grant
Non-Executive Director0.25yrAU$10.88k0.022%
A$ 29.4k
Richard Millen
Independent Non-Executive Director6.25yrsAU$135.00k0.050%
A$ 65.4k
Louise McCann
Independent Non-Executive Director3.08yrsAU$135.01k0.041%
A$ 53.2k
Clifford Rosenberg
Independent Non-Executive Director3.08yrsAU$125.00k0.092%
A$ 121.3k
Jennifer Horrigan
Directorno datano datano data

3.3yrs

Average Tenure

56yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: A2B's board of directors are considered experienced (3.3 years average tenure).


Ownership

Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: A2B 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

A2B Australia Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: A2B Australia Limited
  • Ticker: A2B
  • Exchange: ASX
  • Founded: 1976
  • Industry: Trucking
  • Sector: Transportation
  • Market Cap: AU$131.269m
  • Shares outstanding: 120.43m
  • Website: https://www.a2baustralia.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • A2B Australia Limited
  • 152-162 Riley Street
  • East Sydney
  • Sydney
  • New South Wales
  • 2010
  • Australia

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
A2BASX (Australian Securities Exchange)YesOrdinary SharesAUAUDDec 1999
A2BCHIA (Chi-X Australia)YesOrdinary SharesAUAUDDec 1999
A22DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesOrdinary SharesDEEURDec 1999
CGAA.YOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)UNSPONSORED ADSUSUSDAug 2011

Biography

A2B Australia Limited and its subsidiaries provide technologies and payment solutions enabling the operation of personal transport services and instant deliveries in Australia. It specializes in facilitati ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/09/17 19:01
End of Day Share Price2020/09/17 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.