Atari SA operates as a multi-platform, interactive entertainment, and licensing products company.
Reasonable growth potential with adequate balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Atari's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: ATA's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: ATA exceeded the French Entertainment industry which returned -26.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: ATA exceeded the French Market which returned -21.8% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Atari's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StHere's Why We Don't Think Atari's (EPA:ATA) Statutory Earnings Reflect Its Underlying Earnings Potential
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StHow Does Atari's (EPA:ATA) P/E Compare To Its Industry, After The Share Price Drop?
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StRead This Before Judging Atari SA's (EPA:ATA) ROE
Is Atari 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: ATA (€0.29) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€0.31)
Significantly Below Fair Value: ATA is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: ATA is poor value based on its PE Ratio (73.9x) compared to the Entertainment industry average (24.6x).
PE vs Market: ATA is poor value based on its PE Ratio (73.9x) compared to the French market (13.2x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: ATA is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.7x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: ATA is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3.2x) compared to the FR Entertainment industry average (1.7x).
How is Atari 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: ATA's forecast earnings growth (43.6% per year) is above the savings rate (-0.1%).
Earnings vs Market: ATA's earnings (43.6% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the French market (12% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: ATA's revenue (14.9% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the French market (3.5% per year).
High Growth Revenue: ATA's revenue (14.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: ATA's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (18.5%).
How has Atari performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: ATA has a high level of non-cash earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: ATA's current net profit margins (4.9%) are lower than last year (14.8%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ATA has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 14.5% per year.
Accelerating Growth: ATA's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: ATA had negative earnings growth (-66.7%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Entertainment industry average (0.7%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: ATA's Return on Equity (4.3%) is considered low.
How is Atari's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: ATA's short term assets (€9.8M) do not cover its short term liabilities (€11.9M).
Long Term Liabilities: ATA's short term assets (€9.8M) exceed its long term liabilities (€3.8M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: ATA's debt to equity ratio (6.8%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: ATA had negative shareholder equity 5 years ago, but is now positive and has therefore improved.
Debt Coverage: ATA's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (143.8%).
Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if ATA's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.
Inventory Level: ATA has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: ATA's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 6.1x debt).
What is Atari's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate ATA's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate ATA'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 ATA's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ATA'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 ATA's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the French market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Mr. Frédéric Chesnais has been Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Atari, Inc., Atari Interactive Inc. and Atari société anonyme since February 2013. Mr. Chesnais founded Interactive Game ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Frédéric's total compensation ($USD55.77K) is below average for companies of similar size in the French market ($USD318.36K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Frédéric's compensation has increased by more than 20% whilst company earnings have fallen more than 20% in the past year.
|Chairman & CEO||no data||€51.00k||0.70% €545.5k|
|Board Observer||4yrs||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||7yrs||€20.00k||no data|
|Independent Director||2.58yrs||€20.00k||no data|
|Non-Independent Director||no data||€50.00k||no data|
|Independent Director||7.17yrs||€20.00k||no data|
Experienced Board: ATA's board of directors are considered experienced (7 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 not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Atari SA's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Atari SA
- Ticker: ATA
- Exchange: ENXTPA
- Founded: 1972
- Industry: Interactive Home Entertainment
- Sector: Media
- Market Cap: €77.843m
- Shares outstanding: 267.50m
- Website: https://www.atari.com
Number of Employees
- Atari SA
- 25 Rue Godot de Mauroy
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|PONG.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Common Shares||US||USD||Dec 1993|
|ATA||ENXTPA (Euronext Paris)||Yes||Common Shares||FR||EUR||Dec 1993|
|0KUV||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||GB||EUR||Dec 1993|
|IFGA||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Shares||DE||EUR||Dec 1993|
|ATAP||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Common Shares||GB||EUR||Dec 1993|
|ATA SDB||OM (OMX Nordic Exchange Stockholm)||SDR EUR0.01||SE||SEK||Apr 2019|
Atari SA operates as a multi-platform, interactive entertainment, and licensing products company. The company offers video games; monetization of games through multiple channels, multimedia production, and licensing activities; online casino games, as well as grants licenses for cabinet and lottery tickets; online games for smartphones, tablets, and other connected devices; and Atari VCS, a modern gaming and video computer system blending consoles and PCs. It also develops and distributes interactive entertainment solutions for Microsoft, Sony, and Nintendo game consoles. In addition, the company provides games in the categories of action, adventure, arcade, kids, casual, first person shooter, free to play, horror, racing, simulation, sports, and strategy. It owns and/or manages a portfolio of approximately 200 games and franchises under the Asteroids, Centipede, Missile Command, Pong, Test Drive, and RollerCoaster Tycoon brands. The company was formerly known as Infogrames Entertainment SA and changed its name to Atari SA in May 2009. Atari SA was founded in 1972 and is headquartered in Paris, France.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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|Company Analysis||2020/04/02 23:09|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/04/02 00:00|
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