Value is all about what a company is worth versus what price it is
available for. If you went into a grocery store and all the bananas were on sale
at half price, they could be considered
In this section, we usually try to help investors determine whether BetterU Education is trading at an attractive price based on the cash flow it is expected to produce in the future. But as BetterU Education has not provided consistent financial data, and the stock also has no analyst forecast or coverage, its intrinsic value cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst consensus cash flow predictions.
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INTRINSIC VALUE BASED ON FUTURE CASH FLOWS
It is not possible to calculate the future cash flow value for
BetterU Education. This is due to cash flow or dividend data being
unavailable. The share price is
PRICE RELATIVE TO MARKET
We can also value a company based on what the stock market is willing to pay for
it. This is similar to the price of fruit (e.g. Mangoes or Avocados) increasing
when they are out of season, or how much your home is worth.
The amount the stock market is willing to pay for
is considered below, and whether this is a fair price.
Price based on past earnings
BetterU Education's earnings available for a low price, and how does
this compare to other companies in the same industry?
BetterU Education has negative assets, we can't compare the value of its assets to the Europe Consumer Services industry average.
Take a look at our analysis of 5OGA’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
When valuing a company like this, investors focus more on how they perceive the size of the opportunity, the company's ability to deliver and scale, and the strength of the team. While we are not analysing this type of data at the moment, if you don’t know where to start, we recommend reading through BetterU Education's regulatory filings and announcements.
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 BetterU Education 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.
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The future performance of a company is measured in the same way as past
performance, by looking at estimated
and how much profit it is expected to make.
Future estimates come from
professional analysts. Just like forecasting the weather, they don’t always get
Expected Consumer Services industry annual growth in earnings.
Earnings growth vs Low Risk Savings
expected to grow at an
Unable to compare BetterU Education's earnings growth to the low risk savings rate as no estimate data is available.
Growth vs Market Checks
Unable to compare BetterU Education's earnings growth to the Germany market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to compare BetterU Education's revenue growth to the Germany market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if BetterU Education is high growth as no earnings estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if BetterU Education is high growth as no revenue estimate data is available.
Past and Future Earnings per Share
The accuracy of the analysts who estimate the future performance data can
be gauged below. We look back 3 years and see if they were any good at
predicting what actually occurred. We also show the highest and lowest estimates
looking forward to see if there is a wide range.
BetterU Education's performance over the past 5 years by checking for:
Has earnings increased in past 5 years? (1 check)
Has the earnings growth in the last year exceeded that of the
industry? (1 check)
Is the recent earnings growth over the last year higher than the average annual growth over the
past 5 years? (1 check)
Is the Return on Equity (ROE) higher than 20%? (1 check)
Is the Return on Assets (ROA) above industry average? (1 check)
Has the Return on Capital Employed (ROCE) increased from 3 years ago? (1 check)
The above checks will fail if the company has reported a loss in the most recent
earnings report. Some checks require at least 3 or 5 years worth of data.
has a total score of
0/6, see the detailed checks below.
Note: We use GAAP Net Income excluding extraordinary items in all our calculations.
A company's financial position is much like your own financial position,
it includes everything you own
The boxes below represent the relative size of what makes up
BetterU Education's finances.
The net worth of a company is the difference between its assets and liabilities.
BetterU Education's short term (1 year) commitments are greater than its holdings of cash and other short term assets.
BetterU Education's cash and other short term assets cover its long term commitments.
This treemap shows a more detailed breakdown of
BetterU Education's finances. If any of them are yellow this
indicates they may be out of proportion and red means they relate to one of the
Liabilities and shares
The 'shares' portion represents any funds contributed by the owners (shareholders) and any profits.
Low level of unsold assets.
BetterU Education has negative shareholder equity (liabilities exceed assets) therefore debt is not covered by short term assets.
Nearly all companies have debt. Debt in itself isn’t
however if the debt is too high, or the company can’t afford to pay the interest
on its debts this may have impacts in the future.
The graphic below shows equity (available funds) and debt, we ideally want to
see the red area (debt) decreasing.
If there is any debt we look at the companies capability to repay it, and
whether the level has increased over the past 5 years.
Management is one of the most important areas of a company. We look at
unreasonable CEO compensation, how long the team and board of directors have
been around for and insider trading.
TENURE AS CEO
Mr. Bradley Loiselle, PMP, also known as Brad, co-founded BetterU Education Corp. in 2013 and serves as its Chief Executive Officer and President since March 03, 2017. Mr. Loiselle serves as President and Managing Director of iPal Interactive Learning Inc. He serves as Managing Director of iPal at The Knightsbridge Human Capital Management Inc. He is a natural innovator and leader, piloting many successful business opportunities throughout his career. Aside from leading the iPal team in Ottawa, Mr. Loiselle serves as the designation of Project Management Professional is the President on the Board of Director's with the Project Management Institute Ottawa Chapter. His focus at iPal has always been on the advancement of the eLearning industry by pairing cutting edge technology with ground breaking design models and best practices. He has been vital to iPal's impressive success because he understands what companies need in an eLearning solution. Mr. Loiselle serves as a Director of BetterU Education Corp. since March 03, 2017. Mr. Loiselle was professor at Ottawa s Algonquin College, served as Director of Project Management with the Project Management Center and founder and Chief Executive Officer of a multi-million dollar design company in Ottawa. He sits on the advisory board for Algonquin College's Multiple Media Design Program. Mr. Loiselle won the Top 40 Under 40 Entrepreneurial Award and has had two of his innovative Design Models published with the Canadian Society of Training and Development (CSTD) and the American Society of Training and Development (ASTD).
Brad's compensation has increased whilst company is loss making.
Brad's remuneration is lower than average for companies of similar size in Germany.
Management Team Tenure
Average tenure and age of the
management team in years:
The tenure for the BetterU Education management team is about average.
Chief Financial Officer
Chief Technology Officer
Chief Operating Officer
Vice President of Corporate & Investor Relations
Chief Revenue Officer
Board of Directors Tenure
Average tenure and age of the
board of directors in years:
The average tenure for the BetterU Education board of directors is less than 3 years, this suggests a new board.
BetterU Education Corp. provides technology gateway and marketplace for online education. The company aggregates online learning from content vendors, including universities, colleges, and corporations; and offers content to students through the betterU platform. It complements school programs with KG-12 programs preparing children for next stage of education; offers befitting skills that lead to a better career; provides training to bridge the gap between existing education and prospective job requirement; and connects the end user to various job opportunities. The company is headquartered in Ottawa, Canada.
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