Leaf Group Ltd., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a diversified consumer Internet company worldwide.
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Excellent balance sheet with concerning outlook.
Share Price & News
How has Leaf Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: DJM1's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
DE Online Retail
1 Year Return
DE Online Retail
Return vs Industry: DJM1 underperformed the German Online Retail industry which returned 80.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: DJM1 underperformed the German Market which returned 13.7% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Leaf Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Leaf Group undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Book (PB) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate DJM1's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate DJM1's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: DJM1 is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Online Retail industry average.
PE vs Market: DJM1 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 DJM1's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: DJM1 is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.7x) compared to the DE Online Retail industry average (1.3x).
How is Leaf Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 2 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: DJM1 is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Earnings vs Market: DJM1 is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
High Growth Earnings: DJM1 is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: DJM1's revenue (6.2% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the German market (5% per year).
High Growth Revenue: DJM1's revenue (6.2% 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 DJM1's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Leaf Group performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: DJM1 is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: DJM1 is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: DJM1 is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 59.5% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare DJM1's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: DJM1 is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Online Retail industry (-2.6%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: DJM1 has a negative Return on Equity (-52.54%), as it is currently unprofitable.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is Leaf Group's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: DJM1's short term assets ($26.7M) exceed its short term liabilities ($23.7M).
Long Term Liabilities: DJM1's short term assets ($26.7M) exceed its long term liabilities ($7.6M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: DJM1 is debt free.
Reducing Debt: DJM1 has no debt compared to 5 years ago when its debt to equity ratio was 57.1%.
Inventory Level: DJM1 has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: Insufficient data to determine if DJM1's debt is 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.
Stable Cash Runway: DJM1 has less than a year of cash runway based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: DJM1 has sufficient cash runway for 2.1 years if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of -48.1% each year.
What is Leaf Group's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate DJM1's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate DJM1'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 DJM1's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if DJM1'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 DJM1'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
Sean Moriarty (49yo)
Mr. Sean P. Moriarty has been Chief Executive Officer of Leaf Group Ltd. (formerly, Demand Media, Inc.) since August 11, 2014. Mr. Moriarty serves as an Advisor of TreatFeed, Inc. Mr. Moriarty has experien ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Sean's total compensation ($USD2.27M) is above average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD412.50K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Sean's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|CEO & Director||5.5yrs||US$2.27m||1.28% $993.5k|
|Chief Financial Officer||2.2yrs||US$1.86m||0.22% $174.7k|
|COO & Chief Technology Officer||4.8yrs||US$1.02m||0.59% $457.2k|
|Executive VP & General Counsel||1.8yrs||US$1.17m||0.55% $429.2k|
|Chief Accounting Officer||0.7yrs||no data||no data|
|Investor Relations Contact||6.1yrs||no data||no data|
|IR Contact||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Communications||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Executive Vice President of People||3.9yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Advertising & Brand Solutions||2.8yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: DJM1's management team is considered experienced (3.3 years average tenure).
|CEO & Director||5.5yrs||US$2.27m||1.28% $993.5k|
|Independent Director||14.1yrs||US$13.75k||no data|
|Independent Director||3.3yrs||US$132.47k||0.059% $46.1k|
|Independent Director||4yrs||US$156.53k||0.079% $61.7k|
|Non-Executive Chairman of the Board||6.3yrs||US$287.47k||0.35% $268.0k|
|Independent Director||1.6yrs||US$171.75k||no data|
|Independent Director||0.8yrs||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||5yrs||US$18.75k||0.055% $42.8k|
|Independent Director||3.3yrs||US$140.91k||0.078% $61.0k|
|Independent Director||1.1yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Board: DJM1's board of directors are considered experienced (3.6 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.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 9.7%.
Leaf Group Ltd.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Leaf Group Ltd.
- Ticker: DJM1
- Exchange: DB
- Founded: 2006
- Industry: Internet and Direct Marketing Retail
- Sector: Retail
- Market Cap: US$83.832m
- Listing Market Cap: US$77.679m
- Shares outstanding: 26.20m
- Website: https://www.leafgroup.com
Number of Employees
- Leaf Group Ltd.
- 1655 26th Street
- Santa Monica
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|LEAF||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Jan 2011|
|DJM1||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Jan 2011|
|0JTP||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||GB||USD||Jan 2011|
Leaf Group Ltd., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a diversified consumer Internet company worldwide. It operates in two segments, Marketplaces and Media. The Marketplaces segment offers Society6.com, which provides artists with an online commerce platform to feature and sell their original art and designs on consumer products in the home décor, accessories, and apparel categories; and Deny Designs, a made-to-order home décor brand. It also provides SaatchiArt.com and its related art fair event brand, which is an online art gallery where a global community of artists exhibit and sell their original artwork directly to consumers. The Media segment offers Well+Good, a health and wellness media brand that offers journalistic approach to content; and Livestrong.com, a destination and action-oriented community, as well as mobile applications, such as MyPlate that monitors users’ health, fitness, and life achievements. It also provides Hunker, a home design media site for enabling first-time homeowners enhance their homes with practical solutions, home tours, and design advice for people. In addition, this segment offers content creation, traffic source, mobile application, and monetization services; and develops partner sites. The company sells its products through wholesale channels to trade and hospitality clients, as well as through retail distribution partners. The company was formerly known as Demand Media, Inc. and changed its name to Leaf Group Ltd. in November 2016. Leaf Group Ltd. was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in Santa Monica, California.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/02/20 22:58|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/02/20 00:00|
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