LWSA3 Stock Overview
Locaweb Serviços de Internet S.A. offers hosting and cloud services in Brazil.
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Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||R$6.73|
|52 Week High||R$28.35|
|52 Week Low||R$4.91|
|1 Month Change||-14.81%|
|3 Month Change||-33.50%|
|1 Year Change||-72.73%|
|3 Year Change||n/a|
|5 Year Change||n/a|
|Change since IPO||30.68%|
Recent News & Updates
Here's What's Concerning About Locaweb Serviços de Internet's (BVMF:LWSA3) Returns On Capital
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|LWSA3||BR IT||BR Market|
Return vs Industry: LWSA3 underperformed the BR IT industry which returned -43.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: LWSA3 underperformed the BR Market which returned -19.5% over the past year.
|LWSA3 Average Weekly Movement||11.7%|
|IT Industry Average Movement||6.8%|
|Market Average Movement||6.4%|
|10% most volatile stocks in BR Market||9.8%|
|10% least volatile stocks in BR Market||2.9%|
Stable Share Price: LWSA3 is more volatile than 90% of BR stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 12% a week.
Volatility Over Time: LWSA3's weekly volatility (12%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of BR stocks.
About the Company
|1997||n/a||Fernando Biancardi Cirne||https://www.locaweb.com.br|
Locaweb Serviços de Internet S.A. offers hosting and cloud services in Brazil. The company operates in two segments, Be Online and Software as a Service (BeOnline & SaaS), and Commerce. It offers data transmission, voice, and images and sound services; gateway electronic payments; data center solutions; and internet and website hosting services, corporate e-mail solutions, domain registration, etc. The company also provides solutions for receiving online payments to small and large businesses; solutions based on the SaaS model for virtual stores; SaaS delivery and management solutions for restaurants; digital management and marketing solution for social media networks; and multichannel integration platform for retail operations.
Locaweb Serviços de Internet Fundamentals Summary
|LWSA3 fundamental statistics|
Is LWSA3 overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|LWSA3 income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||R$483.94m|
Last Reported Earnings
Mar 31, 2022
Next Earnings Date
Aug 10, 2022
|Earnings per share (EPS)||-0.0048|
|Net Profit Margin||-0.32%|
How did LWSA3 perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
0.4%Current Dividend Yield
Is Locaweb Serviços de Internet undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 3/6
Below Fair Value
Significantly Below Fair Value
PE vs Industry
PE vs Market
PB vs Industry
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: LWSA3 (R$6.73) is trading below our estimate of fair value (R$10.73)
Significantly Below Fair Value: LWSA3 is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: LWSA3 is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the South American IT industry average.
PE vs Market: LWSA3 is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the BR market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate LWSA3's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: LWSA3 is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.3x) compared to the XS IT industry average (1.6x).
How is Locaweb Serviços de Internet forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 9 analysts?
Future Growth Score4/6
Future Growth Score 4/6
Earnings vs Savings Rate
Earnings vs Market
High Growth Earnings
Revenue vs Market
High Growth Revenue
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: LWSA3 is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (9.1%).
Earnings vs Market: LWSA3 is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: LWSA3's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: LWSA3's revenue (19.3% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the BR market (6.1% per year).
High Growth Revenue: LWSA3's revenue (19.3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: LWSA3's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (5.1%).
How has Locaweb Serviços de Internet performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score0/6
Past Performance Score 0/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: LWSA3 is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: LWSA3 is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: LWSA3 is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 28.8% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare LWSA3's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: LWSA3 is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the IT industry (93.4%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: LWSA3 has a negative Return on Equity (-0.096%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Locaweb Serviços de Internet's financial position?
Financial Health Score6/6
Financial Health Score 6/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: LWSA3's short term assets (R$2.2B) exceed its short term liabilities (R$798.3M).
Long Term Liabilities: LWSA3's short term assets (R$2.2B) exceed its long term liabilities (R$884.0M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: LWSA3 has more cash than its total debt.
Reducing Debt: LWSA3's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 178.2% to 0.4% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: LWSA3's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (1281.8%).
Interest Coverage: LWSA3 earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Locaweb Serviços de Internet current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 0/6
Future Dividend Coverage
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: LWSA3's dividend (0.45%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the BR market (1.38%).
High Dividend: LWSA3's dividend (0.45%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the BR market (6.55%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: LWSA3 is not paying a notable dividend for the BR market, therefore no need to check if payments are stable.
Growing Dividend: LWSA3 is not paying a notable dividend for the BR market, therefore no need to check if payments are increasing.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: LWSA3 is not paying a notable dividend for the BR market.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: LWSA3 is not paying a notable dividend for the BR market.
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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Fernando Biancardi Cirne
Mr. Fernando Biancardi Cirne serves as Chief Executive Officer at Locaweb Serviços de Internet S.A. since March 2018. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Engineering from the University of São Paulo and an MBA...
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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Locaweb Serviços de Internet S.A.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Locaweb Serviços de Internet S.A.
- Ticker: LWSA3
- Exchange: BOVESPA
- Founded: 1997
- Industry: Internet Services and Infrastructure
- Sector: Software
- Implied Market Cap: R$3.954b
- Shares outstanding: 587.50m
- Website: https://www.locaweb.com.br
- Locaweb Serviços de Internet S.A.
- Rua Itapaiuna, 2434
- Vila Andrade
- São Paulo
- São Paulo
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/05/24 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/05/23 00:00|
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.