Sylogist Ltd. provides enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions to local governments, non-profit and non-governmental organizations, and K-12 education markets worldwide.
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Share Price & News
How has Sylogist's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: 1WL has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: 1WL underperformed the German IT industry which returned 37.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: 1WL underperformed the German Market which returned 13.7% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Sylogist's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Sylogist 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: 1WL (€6.6) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€14.18)
Significantly Below Fair Value: 1WL is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: 1WL is poor value based on its PE Ratio (219x) compared to the IT industry average (33.1x).
PE vs Market: 1WL is poor value based on its PE Ratio (219x) compared to the German market (20.9x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 1WL's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: 1WL is good value based on its PB Ratio (4.5x) compared to the DE IT industry average (4.8x).
How is Sylogist forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 2 analysts?
Forecasted annual revenue growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: Insufficient data to determine if 1WL's forecast earnings growth is above the savings rate (-0.4%).
Earnings vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if 1WL's earnings are forecast to grow faster than the German market
High Growth Earnings: Insufficient data to determine if earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: 1WL's revenue (0.3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the German market (5% per year).
High Growth Revenue: 1WL's revenue (0.3% 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 1WL's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Sylogist performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: 1WL has a large one-off loss of CA$12.5M impacting its December 31 2019 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: 1WL's current net profit margins (2.7%) are lower than last year (33%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: 1WL's earnings have grown significantly by 30.1% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: 1WL's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: 1WL had negative earnings growth (-92.1%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the IT industry average (16.1%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: 1WL's Return on Equity (2%) is considered low.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is Sylogist's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: 1WL's short term assets (CA$43.8M) exceed its short term liabilities (CA$13.6M).
Long Term Liabilities: 1WL's short term assets (CA$43.8M) exceed its long term liabilities (CA$1.9M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: 1WL is debt free.
Reducing Debt: 1WL has not had any debt for past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: 1WL has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: 1WL has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
Inventory Level: 1WL has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: 1WL's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 3.9412801778969E+17x debt).
What is Sylogist's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: 1WL's dividend (4.15%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the German market (1.31%).
High Dividend: 1WL's dividend (4.15%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the German market (3.65%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: 1WL's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: 1WL's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its high payout ratio (885.1%), 1WL's dividend payments are not well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Jim Wilson 0
Mr. James D. Wilson, also known as Jim, has been Chief Executive Officer and President of Sylogist Ltd. since May 8, 2008. Mr. Wilson has been the President of Joss Capital Corp., a private investment and ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Jim's total compensation ($USD1.72M) is above average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD625.18K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Jim's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|VP of Finance & CFO||3.3yrs||CA$411.94k||0.022% CA$35.0k|
|Vice President of Operations||1.1yrs||CA$289.76k||no data|
|Vice President of Business Development & Investor Relations||2.7yrs||CA$413.49k||no data|
|Executive VP||11.7yrs||CA$1.16m||2.19% CA$3.5m|
|Corporate Controller & Treasurer||0yrs||CA$291.88k||no data|
Experienced Management: 1WL's management team is considered experienced (3.3 years average tenure).
|Executive VP||11.7yrs||CA$1.16m||2.19% CA$3.5m|
|Independent Director||12yrs||CA$40.00k||1.56% CA$2.5m|
|Independent Director||15yrs||CA$40.00k||1.75% CA$2.8m|
|Independent Director||2.1yrs||CA$158.90k||0.056% CA$90.3k|
|Independent Director||0.6yrs||no data||2.89% CA$4.6m|
Experienced Board: 1WL's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 11.7 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: 1WL 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 3.4%.
Sylogist Ltd.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Sylogist Ltd.
- Ticker: 1WL
- Exchange: BST
- Founded: 1993
- Industry: IT Consulting and Other Services
- Sector: Software
- Market Cap: CA$229.208m
- Listing Market Cap: CA$160.150m
- Shares outstanding: 23.78m
- Website: https://www.sylogist.com
Number of Employees
- Sylogist Ltd.
- 5 Richard Way SW
- Suite 102
- T3E 7M8
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|SYZ||TSXV (TSX Venture Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||CA||CAD||Oct 1998|
|SYZL.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Common Shares||US||USD||Oct 1998|
|1WL||BST (Boerse-Stuttgart)||Yes||Common Shares||DE||EUR||Oct 1998|
Sylogist Ltd. provides enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions to local governments, non-profit and non-governmental organizations, and K-12 education markets worldwide. It offers Serenic Navigator solutions comprises accounting and financial management, award and budget management, payroll and human resources, analytics and decision support, reporting, deposits and loans, and field connect products. The company also provides NaviPayroll, an integrated payroll management and human resources solution; NaviTrak, a manufacturing and distribution solution; NaviView terminal, an industrial-strength touch-screen terminal that securely runs any application; NaviNet that captures data from various shop floor systems and data collection devices, and distributes processed data to a multitude of systems, including ERP and enterprise systems; and NaviBridge, a suite of integration and administration tool to setup, integrate, monitor, and manage data transfers between ERP and legacy systems, distributed mobile systems, and Web-based applications. It also serves education boards; and districts, defense, and safety contractors. Sylogist Ltd. was incorporated in 1993 and is headquartered in Calgary, Canada.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/02/20 23:03|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/02/20 00:00|
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