Artefact S.A., a digital marketing agency, provides digital marketing consultancy services based on data and artificial intelligence (AI) worldwide.
Flawless balance sheet with reasonable growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has Artefact's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: A0F's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
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1 Year Return
DE Professional Services
Return vs Industry: A0F underperformed the German Professional Services industry which returned 17.4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: A0F underperformed the German Market which returned 6.5% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Artefact's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Artefact 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: A0F (€1.08) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€4.25)
Significantly Below Fair Value: A0F is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: A0F is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Professional Services industry average.
PE vs Market: A0F is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the German market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate A0F's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: A0F is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.7x) compared to the XE Professional Services industry average (2.2x).
How is Artefact forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: A0F is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (-0.4%).
Earnings vs Market: A0F is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: A0F's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: A0F's revenue (16.4% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the German market (5.1% per year).
High Growth Revenue: A0F's revenue (16.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: A0F's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (6.6%).
How has Artefact performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: A0F is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: A0F is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: A0F is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of -52.8% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare A0F's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: A0F is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Professional Services industry (7.1%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: A0F has a negative Return on Equity (-8.04%), as it is currently unprofitable.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is Artefact's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: A0F's short term assets (€74.5M) exceed its short term liabilities (€71.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: A0F's short term assets (€74.5M) exceed its long term liabilities (€25.1M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: A0F's debt to equity ratio (27.4%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: A0F's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 199.6% to 27.4% over the past 5 years.
Inventory Level: A0F has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: A0F's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 4.9x 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: Whilst unprofitable A0F has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if it maintains its current positive free cash flow level.
Forecast Cash Runway: A0F is unprofitable but has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years, even with free cash flow being positive and shrinking by -35.5% per year.
What is Artefact's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate A0F's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate A0F'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 A0F's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if A0F'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 A0F's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the German market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Guillaume Roquemaurel 0
Mr. Guillaume De Roquemaurel is a Co-Founder and Group CEO of Artefact S.A. Mr. Roquemaurel has been Chief Operating Officer of NetBooster SA since September 15, 2017. He served as COO of Artefact S.A. He ...
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Experienced Management: A0F's management team is seasoned and experienced (6 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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 17.3%.
Artefact SA's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Artefact SA
- Ticker: A0F
- Exchange: DB
- Founded: 1998
- Industry: Research and Consulting Services
- Sector: Commercial Services
- Market Cap: €34.758m
- Shares outstanding: 32.98m
- Website: https://artefact.com
Number of Employees
- Artefact SA
- 19 rue Richer
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|ALATF||ENXTPA (Euronext Paris)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||FR||EUR||Jul 2006|
|0CY2||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||EUR||Jul 2006|
|A0F||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Jul 2006|
|ATFNV||ENXTPA (Euronext Paris)||EUR0.10 (RFD 01/01/2020)||FR||EUR||Dec 2019|
Artefact S.A., a digital marketing agency, provides digital marketing consultancy services based on data and artificial intelligence (AI) worldwide. The company offers creative services, including Website and app development, video production, UX design, AI and Data Mod apps, and visualizations; and search engine optimization, programmatic display, search engine advertising, social media advertising, and affiliate marketing services. It also provides data and consulting services. The company was formerly known as NetBooster SA and changed its name to Artefact SA in January 2018. Artefact SA was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Paris, France.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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|End of Day Share Price||2020/02/27 00:00|
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