ENXTPA:BIG

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Executive Summary

BigBen Interactive designs, manufactures, and distributes accessories for video game consoles, and smartphones and tablets in France and internationally. More Details

Rewards

Trading at 43.1% below our estimate of its fair value

Earnings are forecast to grow 21.67% per year

Risk Analysis

No risks detected for BIG from our risk checks.


Snowflake Analysis

Flawless balance sheet and undervalued.


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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 has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

3.4%

BIG

0.7%

FR Consumer Durables

-1.3%

FR Market


1 Year Return

8.7%

BIG

5.4%

FR Consumer Durables

-7.5%

FR Market

Return vs Industry: BIG exceeded the French Consumer Durables industry which returned 6% over the past year.

Return vs Market: BIG exceeded the French Market which returned -6.4% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

BIGIndustryMarket
7 Day3.4%0.7%-1.3%
30 Day8.0%9.5%2.9%
90 Day24.6%3.7%-1.4%
1 Year8.7%8.7%7.0%5.4%-5.5%-7.5%
3 Year22.7%18.8%-5.7%-10.4%5.9%-3.2%
5 Year340.9%327.0%63.1%48.7%30.8%11.4%

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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Valuation

Is BigBen Interactive undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

43.1%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: BIG (€15.2) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€26.73)

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 (18.6x) compared to the FR Consumer Durables industry average (22.4x).

PE vs Market: BIG's PE Ratio (18.6x) is in line with the French market.


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: BIG is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.9x)


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: BIG is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.3x) compared to the FR Consumer Durables industry average (2x).


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Future Growth

How is BigBen Interactive forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 4 analysts?

21.7%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: BIG's forecast earnings growth (21.7% per year) is above the savings rate (0.6%).

Earnings vs Market: BIG's earnings (21.7% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the French market (23.6% per year).

High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: BIG's revenue (9.2% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the French market (6.7% per year).

High Growth Revenue: BIG's revenue (9.2% 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 (10.5%).


Next Steps

  • Explore growth companies in the Consumer Durables industry.

Past Performance

How has BigBen Interactive performed over the past 5 years?

46.1%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: BIG has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: BIG's current net profit margins (6.1%) are lower than last year (7.1%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: BIG has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 46.1% per year.

Accelerating Growth: BIG's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: BIG had negative earnings growth (-7.2%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Consumer Durables industry average (-11.7%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: BIG's Return on Equity (5.8%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is BigBen Interactive's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: BIG's short term assets (€272.5M) exceed its short term liabilities (€97.6M).

Long Term Liabilities: BIG's short term assets (€272.5M) exceed its long term liabilities (€60.7M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: BIG's debt to equity ratio (25.2%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: BIG's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 36.3% to 25.2% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: BIG's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (38.7%).

Interest Coverage: BIG's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (15.4x coverage).


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is BigBen Interactive current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

1.79%

Forecast Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate BIG's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate BIG's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if BIG's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if BIG's dividend payments have been increasing.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: BIG is not paying a notable dividend for the French market.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of BIG's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the French market.


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Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

12.4yrs

Average board tenure


CEO

Fabrice Lemesre

no data

Tenure

€123,000

Compensation

Mr. Fabrice Lemesre serves as Managing Director of BigBen Interactive. He served as the Head of Audio Electronics at BigBen Interactive.


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Fabrice's total compensation ($USD145.98K) is below average for companies of similar size in the French market ($USD573.55K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Fabrice's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Sébastien Bolloré
Head of New Technologies Segment & Director10.33yrs€15.83k0.50%
€ 1.5m
Sylvie Pannetier
Head of Credit Management and Directorno data€96.31kno data
Alain Falc
Chairman31.83yrs€403.00k13.07%
€ 39.6m
Jean-Christophe Thiery
Director8.25yrs€15.83kno data
Jean-Marie De Cherade
Independent Director12.42yrs€15.00kno data
Jacqueline De Vrieze
Director17.08yrs€75.83kno data
Angélique Gérard
Independent Directorno data€4.55kno data

12.4yrs

Average Tenure

53yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: BIG's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 12.4 years average tenure).


Ownership

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.


Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

BigBen Interactive's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: BigBen Interactive
  • Ticker: BIG
  • Exchange: ENXTPA
  • Founded: 1981
  • Industry: Consumer Electronics
  • Sector: Consumer Durables
  • Market Cap: €303.212m
  • Shares outstanding: 19.95m
  • Website: https://www.bigben-group.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • BigBen Interactive
  • 396, Rue de la Voyette
  • CRT 2 – FRETIN
  • Lesquin
  • Nord-Pas-de-Calais
  • 59818
  • France

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
BIGENXTPA (Euronext Paris)YesOrdinary SharesFREUROct 1999
0O0ELSE (London Stock Exchange)YesOrdinary SharesGBEUROct 1999
BIGPBATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')YesOrdinary SharesGBEUROct 1999

Biography

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 di ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/10/21 20:30
End of Day Share Price2020/10/21 00:00
Earnings2020/03/31
Annual Earnings2020/03/31


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.