BigBen Interactive designs, manufactures, and distributes accessories for video game consoles, and smartphones and tablets in France and internationally.
Very undervalued with solid track record.
Share Price & News
How has BigBen Interactive's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: BIG's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
FR Consumer Durables
1 Year Return
FR Consumer Durables
Return vs Industry: BIG exceeded the French Consumer Durables industry which returned -25.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: BIG exceeded the French Market which returned -18.6% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is BigBen Interactive's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
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Is BigBen Interactive 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: BIG (€10.5) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€33.25)
Significantly Below Fair Value: BIG is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: BIG is good value based on its PE Ratio (10.5x) compared to the Consumer Durables industry average (12.7x).
PE vs Market: BIG is good value based on its PE Ratio (10.5x) compared to the French market (13.2x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: BIG is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.6x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: BIG is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.2x) compared to the FR Consumer Durables industry average (2.2x).
How is BigBen Interactive forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 4 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: BIG's forecast earnings growth (17.9% per year) is above the savings rate (-0.1%).
Earnings vs Market: BIG's earnings (17.9% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the French market (12.1% per year).
High Growth Earnings: BIG's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: BIG's revenue (10% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the French market (3.5% per year).
High Growth Revenue: BIG's revenue (10% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: BIG's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (13.2%).
How has BigBen Interactive performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: BIG has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: BIG's current net profit margins (7.3%) are higher than last year (4.5%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: BIG has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 54.9% per year.
Accelerating Growth: BIG's earnings growth over the past year (80%) exceeds its 5-year average (54.9% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: BIG earnings growth over the past year (80%) exceeded the Consumer Durables industry -3.2%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: BIG's Return on Equity (11.5%) is considered low.
How is BigBen Interactive's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: BIG's short term assets (€176.1M) exceed its short term liabilities (€115.1M).
Long Term Liabilities: BIG's short term assets (€176.1M) exceed its long term liabilities (€55.4M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: BIG's debt to equity ratio (45.3%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: BIG's debt to equity ratio has increased from 45.1% to 45.3% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: BIG's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (35.6%).
Interest Coverage: BIG's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (18.9x coverage).
Inventory Level: BIG has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: BIG's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 2.3x debt).
What is BigBen Interactive's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: BIG's dividend (1.9%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the French market (2.07%).
High Dividend: BIG's dividend (1.9%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the French market (6.43%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: BIG's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: BIG's dividend payments have fallen over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (20%), BIG's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: BIG's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (19.6% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Alain Falc (59yo)
Mr. Alain Falc has been the Chief Executive Officer of BigBen Interactive since July 2012. Mr. Falc serves as Chief Executive Officer of Modelabs Group. He serves as President of SAS Bigben Connected, SAS ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Alain's total compensation ($USD0.00) is below average for companies of similar size in the French market ($USD458.92K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Alain's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Chairman & CEO||7.67yrs||€200.00k||13.26% €27.4m|
|Head of New Technologies Segment & Director||9.67yrs||€10.00k||0.41% €846.7k|
|Head of Credit Management and Director||no data||€15.00k||no data|
|Indepedent Director||no data||€10.00k||no data|
|Independent Director||11.83yrs||€15.00k||no data|
Experienced Board: BIG's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 10.8 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 6%.
BigBen Interactive's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: BigBen Interactive
- Ticker: BIG
- Exchange: ENXTPA
- Founded: 1981
- Industry: Consumer Electronics
- Sector: Consumer Durables
- Market Cap: €206.844m
- Shares outstanding: 19.70m
- Website: https://www.bigben-group.com
Number of Employees
- BigBen Interactive
- 396, Rue de la Voyette
- CRT 2 – FRETIN
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|BIG||ENXTPA (Euronext Paris)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||FR||EUR||Oct 1999|
|0O0E||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||EUR||Oct 1999|
|BIGP||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||EUR||Oct 1999|
BigBen Interactive designs, manufactures, and distributes accessories for video game consoles, and smartphones and tablets in France and internationally. It also offers audio products; and publishes and distributes video games, as well as provides technical support services. The company was founded in 1981 and is headquartered in Lesquin, France.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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|Company Analysis||2020/03/31 22:44|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/03/31 00:00|
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