AcuityAds Holdings Inc., a technology company, provides digital media solutions. More Details
Reasonable growth potential with adequate balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has AcuityAds Holdings's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: AT is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Canadian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 12% a week.
Volatility Over Time: AT's weekly volatility (12%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
CA Interactive Media and Services
1 Year Return
CA Interactive Media and Services
Return vs Industry: AT exceeded the Canadian Interactive Media and Services industry which returned 106.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: AT exceeded the Canadian Market which returned -0.5% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is AcuityAds Holdings's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
2 days ago | Simply Wall StAcuityAds Holdings Inc.'s (TSE:AT) Stock Has Seen Strong Momentum: Does That Call For Deeper Study Of Its Financial Prospects?
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StDid You Miss AcuityAds Holdings' (TSE:AT) Whopping 608% Share Price Gain?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StAcuityAds Holdings Inc.'s (TSE:AT) About To Shift From Loss To Profit
Is AcuityAds Holdings undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: AT (CA$7.53) is trading above our estimate of fair value (CA$2.83)
Significantly Below Fair Value: AT is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: AT is poor value based on its PE Ratio (240.1x) compared to the CA Interactive Media and Services industry average (9.9x).
PE vs Market: AT is poor value based on its PE Ratio (240.1x) compared to the Canadian market (15.3x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: AT is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (3x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: AT is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (25.2x) compared to the CA Interactive Media and Services industry average (8.7x).
How is AcuityAds Holdings forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 5 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: AT's forecast earnings growth (80% per year) is above the savings rate (1.7%).
Earnings vs Market: AT's earnings (80% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the Canadian market (27.2% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: AT's revenue (16.9% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Canadian market (6.1% per year).
High Growth Revenue: AT's revenue (16.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if AT's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has AcuityAds Holdings performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: AT has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: AT became profitable in the past.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: AT has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by -11.4% per year.
Accelerating Growth: AT has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: AT has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Interactive Media and Services industry (8.8%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: AT's Return on Equity (10.1%) is considered low.
How is AcuityAds Holdings's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: AT's short term assets (CA$35.8M) exceed its short term liabilities (CA$29.4M).
Long Term Liabilities: AT's short term assets (CA$35.8M) exceed its long term liabilities (CA$9.5M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: AT's debt to equity ratio (81.7%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: AT had negative shareholder equity 5 years ago, but is now positive and has therefore improved.
Debt Coverage: AT's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (176%).
Interest Coverage: AT's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (1.8x coverage).
What is AcuityAds Holdings's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate AT's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate AT's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if AT's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if AT's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of AT's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Canadian market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Tal Hayek (48 yo)
Mr. Tal Hayek co-founded AcuityAds Holdings Inc., (formerly, AcuityAds Inc.) in 2009 and has been its Chief Executive Officer since October 2009. In 2004, Mr. Hayek founded Incentaclick, an affiliate marke...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Tal's total compensation ($USD138.43K) is below average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD649.66K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Tal's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Co-Founder & VP of Artificial Intelligence||no data||CA$180.00k||6.67% |
|Co-Founder & VP of Client Operations||11.83yrs||CA$180.00k||6.37% |
|Chief Financial Officer||2.5yrs||CA$180.00k||1.29% |
|Chief Technology Officer||1yr||no data||no data|
|Chief Strategy Officer||3.5yrs||no data||no data|
|Head of Sales for Eastern Canada||1.42yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Revenue Officer & GM of US||1yr||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: AT's management team is considered experienced (3 years average tenure).
|Independent Chairman of the Board||7.83yrs||CA$33.86k||2.32% |
|Independent Director||6.33yrs||CA$29.63k||0.28% |
|Independent Director||6.33yrs||CA$29.63k||0.67% |
|Independent Director||6.33yrs||CA$25.40k||0.079% |
|Independent Director||1.5yrs||CA$48.15k||0.0034% |
Experienced Board: AT's board of directors are considered experienced (6.3 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: AT insiders have sold more shares than they have bought in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 6.5%.
AcuityAds Holdings Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: AcuityAds Holdings Inc.
- Ticker: AT
- Exchange: TSX
- Industry: Interactive Media and Services
- Sector: Media
- Market Cap: CA$350.264m
- Shares outstanding: 50.84m
- Website: https://www.acuityads.com
Number of Employees
- AcuityAds Holdings Inc.
- Bay Wellington Tower
- Suite 320
- M5J 2T3
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|AT||TSX (The Toronto Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||CA||CAD||Jul 2014|
|ACUI.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Common Shares||US||USD||Jul 2014|
|K3S||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Shares||DE||EUR||Jul 2014|
AcuityAds Holdings Inc., a technology company, provides digital media solutions. The company offers a programmatic marketing platform that enables advertisers to connect with their audiences across online ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/11/26 00:16|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/11/25 00:00|
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