DB:5PB

Stock Analysis Report

Purplebricks Group

Executive Summary

Purplebricks Group plc engages in real estate agency business in the United Kingdom, Australia, the United States, and Canada.

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Fundamentals

Flawless balance sheet with reasonable growth potential.


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Share Price & News

How has Purplebricks Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events


Market Performance


7 Day Return

4.3%

DB:5PB

-2.0%

DE Real Estate

0.8%

DE Market


1 Year Return

-57.6%

DB:5PB

-8.9%

DE Real Estate

-10.9%

DE Market

5PB underperformed the Real Estate industry which returned -8.9% over the past year.

5PB underperformed the Market in Germany which returned -10.9% over the past year.


Share holder returns

5PBIndustryMarket
7 Day4.3%-2.0%0.8%
30 Day6.4%-3.2%-5.9%
90 Day23.6%-12.0%-2.9%
1 Year-57.6%-57.6%-6.4%-8.9%-8.1%-10.9%
3 Year-7.4%-7.4%21.1%11.7%10.4%0.9%
5 Yearn/a118.7%87.3%25.4%8.0%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Purplebricks Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


Simply Wall St News

No news available

Valuation

Is Purplebricks Group undervalued based on future cash flows and its price relative to the stock market?

32%

Discount to future cash flow value


Intrinsic Value Based on Future Cash Flows

Purplebricks Group's share price is below the future cash flow value, and at a moderate discount (> 20%).

Purplebricks Group's share price is below the future cash flow value, but not at a substantial discount (< 40%).


Price Based on Earnings

Purplebricks Group is loss making, we can't compare its value to the DE Real Estate industry average.

Purplebricks Group is loss making, we can't compare the value of its earnings to the Germany market.


Price Based on Expected Growth

Unable to calculate PEG ratio for Purplebricks Group, we can't assess if its growth is good value.


Price Based on Value of Assets

Purplebricks Group is overvalued based on assets compared to the DE Real Estate industry average.


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Future Growth

How is Purplebricks Group expected to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 3 analysts?

107.3%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Estimates


Future Annual Growth Analysis

Purplebricks Group's revenue is expected to grow by 5.6% yearly, however this is not considered high growth (20% yearly).

Purplebricks Group's earnings are expected to grow significantly at over 20% yearly.

Purplebricks Group's revenue growth is expected to exceed the Germany market average.

Purplebricks Group's earnings growth is expected to exceed the Germany market average.

Purplebricks Group's earnings growth is expected to exceed the low risk savings rate of 0.2%.


Earnings per Share Growth Estimates


Future Return on Equity

Purplebricks Group is not expected to efficiently use shareholders’ funds in the future (Return on Equity less than 20%).


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Past Performance

How has Purplebricks Group performed over the past 5 years?

-53.3%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Purplebricks Group does not make a profit and their year on year earnings growth rate was negative over the past 5 years.

Unable to compare Purplebricks Group's 1-year earnings growth to the 5-year average as it is not currently profitable.

Unable to compare Purplebricks Group's 1-year growth to the DE Real Estate industry average as it is not currently profitable.


Return on Equity

It is difficult to establish if Purplebricks Group has efficiently used shareholders’ funds last year (Return on Equity greater than 20%) as it is loss-making.


Return on Assets

It is difficult to establish if Purplebricks Group has efficiently used its assets last year compared to the DE Real Estate industry average (Return on Assets) as it is loss-making.


Return on Capital Employed

It is difficult to establish if Purplebricks Group improved its use of capital last year versus 3 years ago (Return on Capital Employed) as it is currently loss-making.


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Financial Health

How is Purplebricks Group's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Purplebricks Group is able to meet its short term (1 year) commitments with its holdings of cash and other short term assets.

Purplebricks Group's cash and other short term assets cover its long term commitments.


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Purplebricks Group has no debt.

Purplebricks Group has not taken on any debt in the past 5 years.


Balance Sheet

Low level of unsold assets.

Purplebricks Group has no debt, it does not need to be covered by short term assets.


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.

Purplebricks Group has sufficient cash runway for 1.2 years based on current free cash flow.

Purplebricks Group has sufficient cash runway for 1.1 years if free cash flow continues to grow at historical rates of 80.7% each year.


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Dividend

What is Purplebricks Group's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield and Payments Analysis

Unable to evaluate Purplebricks Group's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers as the company has not reported any payouts.

Unable to evaluate Purplebricks Group's dividend against the top 25% market benchmark as the company has not reported any payouts.

Unable to perform a dividend volatility check as Purplebricks Group has not reported any payouts.

Unable to verify if Purplebricks Group's dividend has been increasing as the company has not reported any payouts.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as Purplebricks Group has not reported any payouts.


Future Payout to Shareholders

No need to calculate the sustainability of Purplebricks Group's dividends in 3 years as they are not expected to pay a notable one for Germany.


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Management

What is the CEO of Purplebricks Group's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

2.3yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Vic Darvey (46yo)

0.3yrs

Tenure

0

Mr. Victor Marc Darvey, also known as Vic, has been Global Chief Executive Officer and Director of Purplebricks Group plc since May 7, 2019. He served as Group Chief Operating Officer of Purplebricks Group ...


Management Age and Tenure

2.3yrs

Average Tenure

The tenure for the Purplebricks Group management team is about average.


Board Age and Tenure

1.3yrs

Average Tenure

52.5yo

Average Age

The average tenure for the Purplebricks Group board of directors is less than 3 years, this suggests a new board.


Insider Trading

No 3 month open market individual insider trading information.


Recent Insider Transactions

BuyUK£49,207,89103 Jun 19
Axel Springer SE
EntityCompany
Shares43,662,417
Max PriceUK£1.13
BuyUK£219,33624 Dec 18
Simon Downing
EntityIndividual
Role
Member of the Board of Directors
Independent Non-Executive Director
Shares133,500
Max PriceUK£1.64
BuyUK£55,32724 Dec 18
Adrian Blair
EntityIndividual
Role
Member of the Board of Directors
Independent Non-Executive Director
Shares33,675
Max PriceUK£1.64
BuyUK£55,32724 Dec 18
Kenny F. Bruce
EntityIndividual
Shares33,675
Max PriceUK£1.64
BuyUK£275,89524 Dec 18
Michael Patrick Bruce
EntityIndividual
Shares167,925
Max PriceUK£1.64

Ownership Breakdown


Management Team

  • Vic Darvey (46yo)

    Global CEO & Director

    • Tenure: 0.3yrs
  • James Davies

    Group CFO & Director

    • Tenure: 2.3yrs
    • Compensation: UK£811.00k
  • Adam Kay

    Head of Investor Relations

    • Tenure: 0.0yrs
  • Joby Russell

    Chief Marketing Officer

    • Tenure: 4.2yrs
  • Neil Cartwright (51yo)

    Executive Officer

    • Tenure: 2.3yrs
    • Compensation: UK£913.00k
  • David Kavanagh

    Group Chief Technology Officer

    • Tenure: 6.7yrs
  • David Shepherd

    Founder & Chief Information Officer

    • Tenure: 0.0yrs
  • Sarah Downes

    Head of Customer Experience

    • Tenure: 0.0yrs
  • Andy Holdsworth

    Head of Information Technology Support & Infrastructure

    • Tenure: 0.0yrs
  • Steve Parker

    Head of Compliance and Area Director

    • Tenure: 0.0yrs

Board Members

  • Andreas Wiele (57yo)

    Non-Executive Director

    • Tenure: 1.3yrs
  • Paul R. Pindar (59yo)

    Non-Executive Chairman

    • Tenure: 0.0yrs
    • Compensation: UK£30.00k
  • Simon Downing (54yo)

    Independent Non-Executive Director

    • Tenure: 1.3yrs
  • Vic Darvey (46yo)

    Global CEO & Director

    • Tenure: 0.3yrs
  • Mike Wroe (51yo)

    Senior Independent Non-Executive Director

    • Tenure: 1.6yrs
  • James Davies

    Group CFO & Director

    • Tenure: 2.3yrs
    • Compensation: UK£811.00k
  • Adrian Blair (44yo)

    Independent Non-Executive Director

    • Tenure: 1.3yrs

Company Information

Purplebricks Group plc's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Purplebricks Group plc
  • Ticker: 5PB
  • Exchange: DB
  • Founded: 2012
  • Industry: Real Estate Services
  • Sector: Real Estate
  • Market Cap: UK£393.939m
  • Listing Market Cap: UK£433.977m
  • Shares outstanding: 306.81m
  • Website: https://www.purplebricks.co.uk

Number of Employees


Location

  • Purplebricks Group plc
  • Cranmore Place
  • Suite 7, First Floor
  • Solihull
  • West Midlands
  • B90 4RZ
  • United Kingdom

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
PURPAIM (London Stock Exchange AIM Market)YesOrdinary SharesGBGBPDec 2015
5PBDB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesOrdinary SharesDEEURDec 2015
PRPP.FOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesOrdinary SharesUSUSDDec 2015

Biography

Purplebricks Group plc engages in real estate agency business in the United Kingdom, Australia, the United States, and Canada. It provides services relating to the sale and letting of properties. The compa ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2019/08/24 22:20
End of Day Share Price2019/08/23 00:00
Earnings2019/04/30
Annual Earnings2019/04/30


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.