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Genex Power ASX:GNX Stock Report

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25 Sep, 2022


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GNX fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth5/6
Past Performance0/6
Financial Health1/6

GNX Stock Overview

Genex Power Limited develops and commercializes renewable energy generation and storage projects in Australia.

Genex Power Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Genex Power
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceAU$0.23
52 Week HighAU$0.24
52 Week LowAU$0.10
1 Month Change-4.17%
3 Month Change109.09%
1 Year Change-4.17%
3 Year Change-8.00%
5 Year Change6.98%
Change since IPO9.52%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

GNXAU Renewable EnergyAU Market

Return vs Industry: GNX exceeded the Australian Renewable Energy industry which returned -9.2% over the past year.

Return vs Market: GNX exceeded the Australian Market which returned -11% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is GNX's price volatile compared to industry and market?
GNX volatility
GNX Average Weekly Movement14.4%
Renewable Energy Industry Average Movement12.9%
Market Average Movement9.6%
10% most volatile stocks in AU Market16.9%
10% least volatile stocks in AU Market4.3%

Stable Share Price: GNX is more volatile than 75% of Australian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 14% a week.

Volatility Over Time: GNX's weekly volatility (14%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of Australian stocks.

About the Company

2011n/aJames Harding

Genex Power Limited develops and commercializes renewable energy generation and storage projects in Australia. The company generates power through hydro, wind, and solar projects. Its flagship project is the Kidston Clean Energy Hub comprising 50MW solar project and the 250MW Kidston Pumped hydro project located in the north Queensland.

Genex Power Fundamentals Summary

How do Genex Power's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
GNX fundamental statistics
Market CapAU$318.59m
Earnings (TTM)-AU$4.06m
Revenue (TTM)AU$24.80m


P/S Ratio


P/E Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
GNX income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueAU$4.78m
Gross ProfitAU$20.02m
Other ExpensesAU$24.08m

Last Reported Earnings

Jun 30, 2022

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)-0.0029
Gross Margin80.71%
Net Profit Margin-16.38%
Debt/Equity Ratio192.3%

How did GNX perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison
We’ve recently updated our valuation analysis.


Is GNX undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score


Valuation Score 0/6

  • Price-To-Sales vs Peers

  • Price-To-Sales vs Industry

  • Price-To-Sales vs Fair Ratio

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • Analyst Forecast

Key Valuation Metric

Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for GNX?

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

GNX key valuation metrics and ratios. From Price to Earnings, Price to Sales and Price to Book to Price to Earnings Growth Ratio, Enterprise Value and EBITDA.
Key Statistics
Enterprise Value/Revenue26x
Enterprise Value/EBITDA52.9x
PEG Ration/a

Price to Sales Ratio vs Peers

How does GNX's PS Ratio compare to its peers?

GNX PS Ratio vs Peers
The above table shows the PS ratio for GNX vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPSEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average10.9x
NEW New Energy Solar
DEL Delorean
TML Timah Resources
EWC Energy World
GNX Genex Power

Price-To-Sales vs Peers: GNX is expensive based on its Price-To-Sales Ratio (12.8x) compared to the peer average (10.9x).

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does GNX's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the Global Renewable Energy Industry?

Price-To-Sales vs Industry: GNX is expensive based on its Price-To-Sales Ratio (12.8x) compared to the Global Renewable Energy industry average (3x)

Price to Sales Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is GNX's PS Ratio compared to its Fair PS Ratio? This is the expected PS Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.

GNX PS Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PS Ratio12.8x
Fair PS Ratio8.2x

Price-To-Sales vs Fair Ratio: GNX is expensive based on its Price-To-Sales Ratio (12.8x) compared to the estimated Fair Price-To-Sales Ratio (8.2x).

Share Price vs Fair Value

What is the Fair Price of GNX when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.

Below Fair Value: GNX (A$0.23) is trading above our estimate of fair value (A$0.01)

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

Analyst Price Targets

What is the analyst 12-month forecast and do we have any statistical confidence in the consensus price target?

Analyst Forecast: Insufficient data to show price forecast.

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Future Growth

How is Genex Power forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 2 analysts?

Future Growth Score


Future Growth Score 5/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts

Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: GNX is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (1.8%).

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

High Growth Earnings: GNX is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: GNX's revenue (32% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Australian market (3.7% per year).

High Growth Revenue: GNX's revenue (32% per year) is forecast to grow faster than 20% per year.

Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts

Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: GNX's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (2.9%).

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Past Performance

How has Genex Power performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 0/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: GNX is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: GNX is currently unprofitable.

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: GNX is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 15.6% per year.

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

Earnings vs Industry: GNX is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Renewable Energy industry (7.6%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: GNX has a negative Return on Equity (-2.03%), as it is currently unprofitable.

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Financial Health

How is Genex Power's financial position?

Financial Health Score


Financial Health Score 1/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Stable Cash Runway

  • Forecast Cash Runway

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: GNX's short term assets (A$69.5M) exceed its short term liabilities (A$44.7M).

Long Term Liabilities: GNX's short term assets (A$69.5M) do not cover its long term liabilities (A$372.1M).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: GNX's net debt to equity ratio (160.9%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: GNX's debt to equity ratio has increased from 105.4% to 192.3% over the 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: GNX has less than a year of cash runway based on its current free cash flow.

Forecast Cash Runway: GNX has less than a year of cash runway if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of 34.7% each year

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What is Genex Power current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score


Dividend Score 0/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Cash Flow Coverage


Forecast Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

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

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

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

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as GNX has not reported any payouts.

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


Average management tenure


James Harding





Mr. James William, BA Hons (Cantab), MA (Cantab), MBA, Harding has been chief Executive Officer of Genex Power Ltd since May 7, 2018. Mr. Harding served as an Executive General Manager of Genex Power Limit...

CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: James's total compensation ($USD424.63K) is below average for companies of similar size in the Australian market ($USD614.57K).

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

Leadership Team

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

Board Members

Experienced Board: GNX's board of directors are considered experienced (7 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

ASX:GNX Recent Insider Transactions by Companies or Individuals
DateValueNameEntityRoleSharesMax Price
26 Jul 22SellAU$9,577,667First Sentier Investors (Australia) IM LtdCompany41,559,955AU$0.23
22 Jul 22BuyAU$95,396Morgan Stanley, Investment Banking and Brokerage InvestmentsCompany493,571AU$0.19
21 Jul 22BuyAU$1,122,540Paradice Investment Management Pty Ltd.Company7,680,164AU$0.15
21 Jul 22BuyAU$5,054,276Skip Enterprises Pty Ltd ATF Farquhar TrustCompany40,434,318AU$0.12
03 May 22BuyAU$3,765,213First Sentier Investors (Australia) IM LtdCompany22,522,603AU$0.17
02 May 22SellAU$18,094Morgan Stanley, Investment Banking and Brokerage InvestmentsCompany115,359AU$0.16
21 Apr 22SellAU$2,181,371Paradice Investment Management Pty Ltd.Company14,883,775AU$0.15
23 Mar 22BuyAU$2,873,177Paradice Investment Management Pty Ltd.Company18,491,918AU$0.16
09 Mar 22SellAU$828,405Paradice Investment Management Pty Ltd.Company5,269,728AU$0.16
01 Mar 22BuyAU$20,000Teresa DysonIndividual137,931AU$0.15
28 Feb 22BuyAU$34,800Ralph CravenIndividual240,000AU$0.15
01 Nov 21SellAU$2,155,518Simon KidstonIndividual10,000,000AU$0.22

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 29.5%.

Top Shareholders

Top 23 shareholders own 57.35% of the company
OwnershipNameSharesCurrent ValueChange %Portfolio %
Skip Enterprises Pty Ltd ATF Farquhar Trust
276,896,318A$63.7m0%no data
Scott Farquhar
150,000,000A$34.5m0%no data
Electric Power Development Co., Ltd.
106,990,005A$24.6m0%no data
First Sentier Investors (Australia) IM Ltd
Paradice Investment Management Pty Ltd.
Michael Cannon-Brookes
43,800,003A$10.1m25.14%no data
Zhefu Holding Group Co., Ltd.
35,678,750A$8.2m0%no data
Michael Addison
23,818,000A$5.5m-3.38%no data
Downing Domain Investments Pty Ltd
12,477,982A$2.9m-28.2%no data
Horrie Pty Ltd
9,208,188A$2.1m2.31%no data
Simon Kidston
8,663,827A$2.0m0%no data
Splendid Stuff Pty Ltd
7,046,599A$1.6m0%no data
KFT Capital Pty Limited
5,350,000A$1.2m0%no data
Jillian Taylor
4,614,194A$1.1m23.24%no data
Schröder Equities GmbH, Asset Management Arm
Robert Downing
2,892,000A$665.2k0%no data
Christine Downing
2,892,000A$665.2k0%no data
Ben Guo
2,170,681A$499.3k0%no data
Dimensional Fund Advisors LP
1,725,072A$396.8k-0.02%no data
Ralph Craven
1,048,188A$241.1k0%no data
Morgan Stanley, Investment Banking and Brokerage Investments
771,105A$177.4k96.26%no data
Teresa Dyson
585,856A$134.7k0%no data
Craig Francis
42,553A$9.8k0%no data

Company Information

Genex Power Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Genex Power Limited
  • Ticker: GNX
  • Exchange: ASX
  • Founded: 2011
  • Industry: Renewable Electricity
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Implied Market Cap: AU$318.591m
  • Shares outstanding: 1.39b
  • Website:


  • Genex Power Limited
  • 35 Clarence Street
  • Suite 12.03
  • Sydney
  • New South Wales
  • 2000
  • Australia


TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
GNXASX (Australian Securities Exchange)YesOrdinary SharesAUAUDJul 2015
GNXCHIA (Chi-X Australia)YesOrdinary SharesAUAUDJul 2015
GPODB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesOrdinary SharesDEEURJul 2015

Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/09/25 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/09/23 00:00
Annual Earnings2022/06/30

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.