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Novacyt

ENXTPA:ALNOV
Snowflake Description

Adequate balance sheet and overvalued.

The Snowflake is generated from 30 checks in 5 different areas, read more below.
ALNOV
ENXTPA
€10M
Market Cap
  1. Home
  2. FR
  3. Pharmaceuticals & Biotech
Company description

Novacyt S.A. develops and sells diagnostic products for cancer and infectious diseases. The last earnings update was 203 days ago. More info.


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  • Novacyt has significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
ALNOV Share Price and Events
7 Day Returns
-4.2%
ENXTPA:ALNOV
0.2%
FR Biotechs
2%
FR Market
1 Year Returns
-65.7%
ENXTPA:ALNOV
-32%
FR Biotechs
3.4%
FR Market
ALNOV Shareholder Return
  7 Day 30 Day 90 Day 1 Year 3 Year 5 Year
Novacyt (ALNOV) -4.2% 3.3% -31.5% -65.7% -83.7% -95.7%
FR Biotechs 0.2% -0.9% 1% -32% -56.8% -39.4%
FR Market 2% 2.6% 15.1% 3.4% 28% 31.4%
1 Year Return vs Industry and Market
  • ALNOV underperformed the Biotechs industry which returned -32% over the past year.
  • ALNOV underperformed the Market in France which returned 3.4% over the past year.
Price Volatility
ALNOV
Industry
5yr Volatility vs Market

ALNOV Value

 Is Novacyt undervalued based on future cash flows and its price relative to the stock market?

Value is all about what a company is worth versus what price it is available for. If you went into a grocery store and all the bananas were on sale at half price, they could be considered undervalued.
INTRINSIC VALUE BASED ON FUTURE CASH FLOWS
  • It is not possible to calculate the future cash flow value for Novacyt. This is due to cash flow or dividend data being unavailable. The share price is €0.254.
PRICE RELATIVE TO MARKET
We can also value a company based on what the stock market is willing to pay for it. This is similar to the price of fruit (e.g. Mangoes or Avocados) increasing when they are out of season, or how much your home is worth.

The amount the stock market is willing to pay for Novacyt's earnings, growth and assets is considered below, and whether this is a fair price.
Price based on past earnings
Are Novacyt's earnings available for a low price, and how does this compare to other companies in the same industry?
Raw Data
ENXTPA:ALNOV PE (Price to Earnings) Ratio Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Earnings Per Share * Company Filings (2018-06-30) in EUR €-0.22
ENXTPA:ALNOV Share Price ** ENXTPA (2019-04-17) in EUR €0.25
France Biotechs Industry PE Ratio Median Figure of 7 Publicly-Listed Biotechs Companies 15.95x
France Market PE Ratio Median Figure of 419 Publicly-Listed Companies 16.31x

* Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual GAAP earnings per share excluding extraordinary items.

** Primary Listing of Novacyt.

ENXTPA:ALNOV PE (Price to Earnings) Ratio Calculation
Calculation Outcome
PE Ratio

= ENXTPA:ALNOV Share Price ÷ EPS (both in EUR)

= 0.25 ÷ -0.22

-1.16x

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • Novacyt is loss making, we can't compare its value to the FR Biotechs industry average.
  • Novacyt is loss making, we can't compare the value of its earnings to the France market.
Price based on expected Growth
Does Novacyt's expected growth come at a high price?
Raw Data
ENXTPA:ALNOV PEG (Price to Earnings to Growth) Ratio Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
PE Ratio See PE Ratio Section -1.16x
Net Income Annual Growth Rate See Future Growth Section.
Line of Best Fit* through Consensus Estimate Earnings of 0 Analysts
Not available
France Biotechs Industry PEG Ratio Median Figure of 6 Publicly-Listed Biotechs Companies -0.09x
France Market PEG Ratio Median Figure of 272 Publicly-Listed Companies 1.5x

*Line of best fit is calculated by linear regression .

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • Unable to calculate PEG ratio for Novacyt, we can't assess if its growth is good value.
Price based on value of assets
What value do investors place on Novacyt's assets?
Raw Data
ENXTPA:ALNOV PB (Price to Book) Ratio Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Book Value per Share Company Filings (2018-06-30) in EUR €1.00
ENXTPA:ALNOV Share Price * ENXTPA (2019-04-17) in EUR €0.25
France Biotechs Industry PB Ratio Median Figure of 32 Publicly-Listed Biotechs Companies 2.08x
France Market PB Ratio Median Figure of 618 Publicly-Listed Companies 1.48x
ENXTPA:ALNOV PB (Price to Book) Ratio Calculation
Calculation Outcome
PB Ratio

= ENXTPA:ALNOV Share Price ÷ Book Value per Share (both in EUR)

= 0.25 ÷ 1.00

0.25x

* Primary Listing of Novacyt.

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • Novacyt is good value based on assets compared to the FR Biotechs industry average.
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Value checks
We assess Novacyt's value by looking at:
  1. Is the discounted cash flow value less than 20%, or 40% of the share price? (2 checks) ( Click here or on bar chart for details of DCF calculation. )
  2. Is the PE ratio less than the market average, and/ or less than the Biotechs industry average (and greater than 0)? (2 checks)
  3. Is the PEG ratio within a reasonable range (0 to 1)? (1 check)
  4. Is the PB ratio less than the Biotechs industry average (and greater than 0)? (1 check)
  5. Novacyt has a total score of 1/6, see the detailed checks below.

    Note: We use GAAP Earnings per Share in all our calculations including PE and PEG Ratio.

    Full details on the Value part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

ALNOV Future Performance

 How is Novacyt expected to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as Novacyt has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.

This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by Simply Wall St do have past financial data. You can see them here.

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The future performance of a company is measured in the same way as past performance, by looking at estimated growth and how much profit it is expected to make.

Future estimates come from professional analysts. Just like forecasting the weather, they don’t always get it right!
Annual Growth Rate
15.1%
Expected Biotechs industry annual growth in earnings.
Earnings growth vs Low Risk Savings
Is Novacyt expected to grow at an attractive rate?
  • Unable to compare Novacyt's earnings growth to the low risk savings rate as no estimate data is available.
Growth vs Market Checks
  • Unable to compare Novacyt's earnings growth to the France market average as no estimate data is available.
  • Unable to compare Novacyt's revenue growth to the France market average as no estimate data is available.
Annual Growth Rates Comparison
Raw Data
ENXTPA:ALNOV Future Growth Rates Data Sources
Data Point Source Value (per year)
France Biotechs Industry Earnings Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 15.1%
France Biotechs Industry Revenue Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 31.8%
France Market Earnings Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 13.4%
France Market Revenue Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 4.9%

*Line of best fit is calculated by linear regression .

Industry and Market average data is calculated daily.

Learn more about our growth rate calculations in Simply Wall St’s analysis model.

Analysts growth expectations
Raw Data
ENXTPA:ALNOV Analysts Growth Expectations Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Past Financials Company Filings (9 months ago) See Below
Future Estimates Average of up to 0 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See Below
All numbers in EUR Millions and using Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual period rather than quarterly.
ENXTPA:ALNOV Future Estimates Data
Date (Data in EUR Millions) Revenue Cash Flow Net Income * Avg. No. Analysts
ENXTPA:ALNOV Past Financials Data
Date (Data in EUR Millions) Revenue Cash Flow Net Income *
2018-06-30 15 -4 -6
2018-03-31 15 -5 -6
2017-12-31 15 -5 -5
2017-09-30 14 -4 -5
2017-06-30 13 -3 -4
2017-03-31 12 -3 -5
2016-12-31 11 -3 -6
2016-09-30 10 -3 -11
2016-06-30 9 -4 -16
2016-03-31 9 -5 -15
2015-12-31 9 -5 -14
2015-09-30 9 -6 -9

*GAAP earnings excluding extraordinary items.

Super high growth metrics
High Growth Checks
  • Unable to determine if Novacyt is high growth as no earnings estimate data is available.
  • Unable to determine if Novacyt is high growth as no revenue estimate data is available.
Past and Future Earnings per Share
The accuracy of the analysts who estimate the future performance data can be gauged below. We look back 3 years and see if they were any good at predicting what actually occurred. We also show the highest and lowest estimates looking forward to see if there is a wide range.
Raw Data
ENXTPA:ALNOV Past and Future Earnings per Share
Data Point Source Value
Past Financials Company Filings (9 months ago) See Below
Future Estimates Average of up to 0 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See Below

All data from Novacyt Company Filings, last reported 9 months ago, and in Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual period rather than quarterly.

ENXTPA:ALNOV Future Estimates Data
Date (Data in EUR Millions) EPS * EPS High Estimate EPS Low Estimate Avg. No. Analysts
ENXTPA:ALNOV Past Financials Data
Date (Data in EUR Millions) EPS *
2018-06-30 -0.22
2018-03-31 -0.23
2017-12-31 -0.24
2017-09-30 -0.24
2017-06-30 -0.25
2017-03-31 -0.34
2016-12-31 -0.47
2016-09-30 -1.02
2016-06-30 -1.77
2016-03-31 -1.89
2015-12-31 -2.05
2015-09-30 -1.63

*GAAP earnings excluding extraordinary items.

Performance in 3 years
In the same way as past performance we look at the future estimated return (profit) compared to the available funds. We do this looking forward 3 years.
  • Unable to establish if Novacyt will efficiently use shareholders’ funds in the future without estimates of Return on Equity.

Next steps:

  1. Examine Novacyt's financial health to determine how well-positioned it is against times of financial stress by looking at its level of debt over time and how much cash it has left.
  2. Novacyt's future outlook can be gauged by looking at industry trends and market size, and determining how well-positioned the company is compared to its competitors. Take a look at other high-growth Pharmaceuticals & Biotech companies here
  3. Novacyt's competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
  4. Use fundamentals to screen for another stock to analyse from our database of over 75,000 companies worldwide
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Future performance checks
We assess Novacyt's future performance by looking at:
  1. Is the annual earnings growth rate expected to beat the low risk savings rate, plus a premium to keep pace with inflation?
  2. Is the annual earnings growth rate expected to beat the average growth rate in earnings of the France market? (1 check)
  3. Is the annual revenue growth rate expected to beat the average growth rate in revenue of the France market? (1 check)
  4. Is the annual earnings growth rate expected to be above 20%? (1 check)
  5. Is the annual revenue growth rate expected to be above 20%? (1 check)
  6. Is the Return on Equity in 3 years expected to be over 20%? (1 check)
Some of the above checks will fail if the company is expected to be loss making in the relevant year.
Novacyt has a total score of 0/6, see the detailed checks below.

Note 1: We use GAAP Net Income Excluding Exceptional Items for our Earnings in all our calculations.

Full details on the Future part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

ALNOV Past Performance

  How has Novacyt performed over the past 5 years?

  • Novacyt's last earnings update was 203 days ago.
The past performance of a company can be measured by how much growth it has experienced and how much profit it makes relative to the funds and assets it has available.
Past earnings growth
Below we compare Novacyt's growth in the last year to its industry (Biotechs).
Past Earnings growth analysis
We also check if the company has grown in the past 5 years, and whether it has maintained that growth in the year.
  • Novacyt does not make a profit and their year on year earnings growth rate was negative over the past 5 years.
  • Unable to compare Novacyt's 1-year earnings growth to the 5-year average as it is not currently profitable.
  • Unable to compare Novacyt's 1-year growth to the Europe Biotechs industry average as it is not currently profitable.
Earnings and Revenue History
Novacyt's revenue and profit over the past 5 years is shown below, any years where they have experienced a loss will show up in red.
Raw Data

All data from Novacyt Company Filings, last reported 9 months ago, and in Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual period rather than quarterly.

ENXTPA:ALNOV Past Revenue, Cash Flow and Net Income Data
Date (Data in EUR Millions) Revenue Net Income * G+A Expenses R&D Expenses
2018-06-30 14.97 -5.57 10.72 0.71
2018-03-31 14.96 -5.51 10.47 0.76
2017-12-31 14.95 -5.44 10.21 0.82
2017-09-30 14.05 -4.67 9.96 0.79
2017-06-30 13.16 -3.90 9.64 0.76
2017-03-31 12.12 -4.80 9.13 0.78
2016-12-31 11.08 -5.71 8.62 0.79
2016-09-30 10.10 -10.70 8.01 0.73
2016-06-30 9.12 -15.69 7.40 0.66
2016-03-31 9.01 -14.80 7.16 0.63
2015-12-31 8.89 -13.91 6.91 0.59
2015-09-30 8.80 -9.50 6.72 0.71
2015-06-30 8.72 -5.09 6.52 0.82
2015-03-31 6.62 -4.50 4.98 0.64
2014-12-31 4.53 -3.91 3.44 0.47
2014-09-30 2.76 -2.48 2.73 0.67
2014-06-30 1.10 -1.04 0.85
2014-03-31 1.15 -1.02 0.86
2013-12-31 1.15 -1.00 1.45 0.44
2013-09-30 1.19 -0.81 0.78
2013-06-30 1.17 -0.63 0.70
2013-03-31 1.14 -0.59 0.61
2012-12-31 1.10 -0.56 0.53
2012-09-30 1.02 -0.67 0.54
2012-06-30 0.94 -0.79 0.54

*GAAP earnings excluding extraordinary items.

Performance last year
We want to ensure a company is making the most of what it has available. This is done by comparing the return (profit) to a company's available funds, assets and capital.
  • It is difficult to establish if Novacyt has efficiently used shareholders’ funds last year (Return on Equity greater than 20%) as it is loss-making.
  • It is difficult to establish if Novacyt has efficiently used its assets last year compared to the FR Biotechs industry average (Return on Assets) as it is loss-making.
  • It is difficult to establish if Novacyt improved its use of capital last year versus 3 years ago (Return on Capital Employed) as it is currently loss-making.
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Past performance checks
We assess Novacyt's performance over the past 5 years by checking for:
  1. Has earnings increased in past 5 years? (1 check)
  2. Has the earnings growth in the last year exceeded that of the Biotechs industry? (1 check)
  3. Is the recent earnings growth over the last year higher than the average annual growth over the past 5 years? (1 check)
  4. Is the Return on Equity (ROE) higher than 20%? (1 check)
  5. Is the Return on Assets (ROA) above industry average? (1 check)
  6. Has the Return on Capital Employed (ROCE) increased from 3 years ago? (1 check)
The above checks will fail if the company has reported a loss in the most recent earnings report. Some checks require at least 3 or 5 years worth of data.
Novacyt has a total score of 0/6, see the detailed checks below.

Note: We use GAAP Net Income excluding extraordinary items in all our calculations.

Full details on the Past part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

ALNOV Health

 How is Novacyt's financial health and their level of debt?

A company's financial position is much like your own financial position, it includes everything you own (assets) and owe (liabilities).

The boxes below represent the relative size of what makes up Novacyt's finances.

The net worth of a company is the difference between its assets and liabilities.
Net Worth
  • Novacyt is able to meet its short term (1 year) commitments with its holdings of cash and other short term assets.
  • Novacyt's cash and other short term assets cover its long term commitments.
Balance sheet
This treemap shows a more detailed breakdown of Novacyt's finances. If any of them are yellow this indicates they may be out of proportion and red means they relate to one of the checks below.
Assets
Liabilities and shares
The 'shares' portion represents any funds contributed by the owners (shareholders) and any profits.
  • Low level of unsold assets.
  • Debt is covered by short term assets, assets are 1.6x debt.
Historical Debt
Nearly all companies have debt. Debt in itself isn’t bad, however if the debt is too high, or the company can’t afford to pay the interest on its debts this may have impacts in the future.

The graphic below shows equity (available funds) and debt, we ideally want to see the red area (debt) decreasing.

If there is any debt we look at the companies capability to repay it, and whether the level has increased over the past 5 years.
Raw Data

All data from Novacyt Company Filings, last reported 9 months ago.

ENXTPA:ALNOV Past Debt and Equity Data
Date (Data in EUR Millions) Total Equity Total Debt Cash & Short Term Investments
2018-06-30 23.02 6.30 2.16
2018-03-31 23.02 6.30 2.16
2017-12-31 24.91 3.89 4.36
2017-09-30 24.91 3.89 4.36
2017-06-30 19.82 8.05 2.59
2017-03-31 19.82 8.05 2.59
2016-12-31 17.77 6.26 2.87
2016-09-30 17.77 6.26 2.87
2016-06-30 16.67 5.76 1.77
2016-03-31 16.67 5.76 1.77
2015-12-31 10.52 3.37 1.69
2015-09-30 10.52 3.37 1.69
2015-06-30 19.88 1.38 1.33
2015-03-31 19.88 1.38 1.33
2014-12-31 20.27 1.03 2.34
2014-09-30 20.27 1.03 2.34
2014-06-30 20.75 1.15 1.57
2014-03-31 20.75 1.15 1.57
2013-12-31 2.25 0.21 1.00
2013-09-30 2.32 0.21 1.00
2013-06-30 2.15 0.73 1.31
2013-03-31 2.15 0.73 1.31
2012-12-31 1.64 1.12 1.67
2012-09-30 1.64 1.12 1.67
2012-06-30 0.03 1.30 0.50
  • Novacyt's level of debt (27.4%) compared to net worth is satisfactory (less than 40%).
  • The level of debt compared to net worth has been reduced over the past 5 years (33.9% vs 27.4% today).
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.

  • Novacyt has less than a year of cash runway based on current free cash flow.
  • Novacyt has less than a year of cash runway if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of -7.8% each year.
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Financial health checks
We assess Novacyt's financial health by checking for:
  1. Are short term assets greater than short term liabilities? (1 check)
  2. Are short term assets greater than long term liabilities? (1 check)
  3. Has the debt to equity ratio increased in the past 5 years? (1 check)
  4. Is the debt to equity ratio over 40%? (1 check)
  5. Is the debt covered by operating cash flow? (1 check)
  6. Are earnings greater than 5x the interest on debt (if company pays interest at all)? (1 check)
  7. Novacyt has a total score of 4/6, see the detailed checks below.
For companies that are loss making and have been so on average in the past we replace the last 2 checks with:
  1. Does cash and short term investments cover stable operating expenses (recurring G&A and R&D) for more than 3 years? (1 check)
  2. Does cash and short term investments cover growing operating expenses (recurring G&A and R&D) for more than 3 years? (1 check)


Full details on the Health part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

ALNOV Dividends

 What is Novacyt's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividends are regular cash payments to you from the company, similar to a bank paying you interest on a savings account.
Annual Dividend Income
Dividend payments
0%
Current annual income from Novacyt dividends.
If you bought €2,000 of Novacyt shares you are expected to receive €0 in your first year as a dividend.
Dividend Amount
Here we look how much dividend is being paid, if any. Is it above what you can get in a savings account? It is up there with the best dividend paying companies?
  • Unable to evaluate Novacyt's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers as the company has not reported any payouts.
  • Unable to evaluate Novacyt's dividend against the top 25% market benchmark as the company has not reported any payouts.
Annualized Historical and Future Dividends
It is important to see if the dividend for a company is stable, and not wildly increasing/decreasing each year. This graph shows you the historical rate to count toward your assessment of the stock.

We also check to see if the dividend has increased in the past 10 years.
Raw Data
ENXTPA:ALNOV Annualized Past and Future Dividends
Data Point Source Value
Past Annualized Dividend Yield S&P Global Market Data See Below
Past Dividends per Share Company Filings/ Annualized Dividend Payments See Below
Future Dividends per Share Estimates Average of up to 0 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See Below
Europe Biotechs Industry Average Dividend Yield Market Cap Weighted Average of 9 Stocks 0.9%
France Market Average Dividend Yield Market Cap Weighted Average of 322 Stocks 3%
France Minimum Threshold Dividend Yield 10th Percentile 0.9%
France Bottom 25% Dividend Yield 25th Percentile 1.5%
France Top 25% Dividend Yield 75th Percentile 4.4%

Industry and Market average data is calculated daily.

Note all dividend per share amounts are annualized and not quarterly or other period.

ENXTPA:ALNOV Future Dividends Estimate Data
Date (Data in €) Dividend per Share (annual) Avg. No. Analysts

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • Unable to perform a dividend volatility check as Novacyt has not reported any payouts.
  • Unable to verify if Novacyt's dividend has been increasing as the company has not reported any payouts.
Current Payout to shareholders
What portion of Novacyt's earnings are paid to the shareholders as a dividend.
  • Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as Novacyt has not reported any payouts.
Future Payout to shareholders
  • Insufficient estimate data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be sustainable.
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Income/ dividend checks
We assess Novacyt's dividend by checking for:
  1. Firstly is the company paying a notable dividend (greater than 0.9%) - if not then the rest of the checks are ignored.
  2. Is current dividend yield above the bottom 25% of dividend payers? (1 check)
  3. Is current dividend yield above the top 25% of dividend payers? (1 check)
  4. Have they paid a dividend for 10 years, and during this period has the dividend been volatile (drop of more than 25%)? (1 check)
  5. If they have paid a dividend for 10 years has it increased in this time? (1 check)
  6. How sustainable is the dividend, can Novacyt afford to pay it from its earnings today and in 3 years (Payout ratio less than 90%)? (2 checks)
  7. Novacyt has a total score of 0/6, see the detailed checks below.


Full details on the Dividends part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

ALNOV Management

 What is the CEO of Novacyt's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

Management is one of the most important areas of a company. We look at unreasonable CEO compensation, how long the team and board of directors have been around for and insider trading.
CEO
Graham Mullis
AGE 55
TENURE AS CEO 5.3 years
CEO Bio

Mr. Graham David Mullis has been the Chief Executive Officer of Novacyt Société Anonyme since 2014. Mr. Mullis served as the Chief Executive Officer of Lab21 Ltd. He served as the President of ClearLab International, a subsidiary of 1 800 Contacts Inc., from 2002 to November 20, 2006 and its Managing Director since 2002. He led the expansion of 1-800 CONTACTS overseas as well as leading Clearlab International. He has more than 10 years experience in leading medical device businesses and 8 years in the contact lens industry. He served as Managing Director of Biocompatibles Hydron and sold the business to CooperVision for $125 million. He launched the Proclear range of contact lenses at Biocompatibles, which is now a major product line for CooperVision , the fourth largest contact lens manufacturer in the world. He serves as a Director of Novacyt Société Anonyme. He served as a Director of Clearlab Pte Ltd. Mr. Mullis holds a Bachelors Degree in Biochemistry & Physiology from Southampton University and an MBA from Warwick Business School.

CEO Compensation
  • Insufficient data for Graham to compare compensation growth.
  • Insufficient data for Graham to establish whether their remuneration is reasonable compared to companies of similar size in France.
Management Team Tenure

Average tenure of the Novacyt management team in years:

2.1
Average Tenure
  • The tenure for the Novacyt management team is about average.
Management Team

Graham Mullis

TITLE
CEO & Director
AGE
55
TENURE
5.3 yrs

Anthony Dyer

TITLE
CFO, Company Secretary & Director
TENURE
2.1 yrs

Mandy Cowling

TITLE
Corporate & Investor Relations Manager

Wendy Karban

TITLE
Group HR Manager
TENURE
2.2 yrs

Phil Sefton

TITLE
Managing Director of Lab21 Products Division
TENURE
2 yrs

Ruth Powell

TITLE
Managing Director of NOVAprep & Lab21 Services

Paul Eros

TITLE
Managing Director of Primer Design

Gérald Ulrich

TITLE
Chief Executive Officer of Business Development

Steve Gibson

TITLE
Group Financial Controller
TENURE
2 yrs

Ian Wilde

TITLE
RA & QA Director
TENURE
2.1 yrs
Board of Directors Tenure

Average tenure and age of the Novacyt board of directors in years:

1.8
Average Tenure
55
Average Age
  • The average tenure for the Novacyt board of directors is less than 3 years, this suggests a new board.
Board of Directors

James Wakefield

TITLE
Non-Executive Chairman of the Board

Graham Mullis

TITLE
CEO & Director
AGE
55

Anthony Dyer

TITLE
CFO, Company Secretary & Director
TENURE
1.8 yrs

Andrew John Heath

TITLE
Independent Senior Non-Executive Director
AGE
70
TENURE
3.8 yrs

Juliet Thompson

TITLE
Non-Executive Director
AGE
52
TENURE
1.8 yrs

Jean-Pierre Crinelli

TITLE
Non-Executive Director
COMPENSATION
€120K

David Gardner

TITLE
Member of Scientific Committee

Marco Zonta

TITLE
Member of Scientific Committee

Isabelle Cartier

TITLE
Member of Scientific Committee

Geneviève Bourg-Heckly

TITLE
Member of Scientific Committee
Who owns this company?
Recent Insider Trading
  • No 3 month insider trading information.
Recent Insider Transactions
Announced Type Name Entity Role Start End Shares Max Price (€) Value (€)
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Management checks
We assess Novacyt's management by checking for:
  1. Is the CEO's compensation unreasonable compared to market cap? (1 check)
  2. Has the CEO's compensation increased more than 20% whilst the EPS is down more then 20%? (1 check)
  3. Is the average tenure of the management team less than 2 years? (1 check)
  4. Is the average tenure of the board of directors team less than 3 years? (1 check)
  5. Novacyt has a total score of 0/6, this is not included on the snowflake, see the detailed checks below.


Note: We use the top 6 management executives and board members in our calculations.

Note 2: Insider trading include any internal stakeholders and these transactions .

Full details on the Management part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

ALNOV News

Simply Wall St News

Can We See Significant Institutional Ownership On The Novacyt S.A. (EPA:ALNOV) Share Register?

Large companies usually have institutions as shareholders, and we usually see insiders owning shares in smaller companies. … We also tend to see lower insider ownership in companies that were previously publicly owned. … institutions are noticeable on the share registry.

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What Kind Of Investor Owns Most Of Novacyt S.A. (EPA:ALNOV)?

A look at the shareholders of Novacyt S.A. … Large companies usually have institutions as shareholders, and we usually see insiders owning shares in smaller companies. … Companies that have been privatized tend to have low insider ownership.

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When Will Novacyt SA (EPA:ALNOV) Turn A Profit?

The €15m market-cap posted a loss in its most recent financial year of -€5m and a latest trailing-twelve-month loss of -€6m leading to an even wider gap between loss and breakeven. … Many investors are wondering the rate at which ALNOV will turn a profit, with the big question being “when will the company breakeven?” … In this article, I will touch on the expectations for ALNOV’s growth and when analysts expect the company to become profitable

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Who Really Owns Novacyt SA (EPA:ALNOV)?

I am going to take a deep dive into Novacyt SA’s (EPA:ALNOV) most recent ownership structure, not a frequent subject of discussion among individual investors. … The impact of a company's ownership structure affects both its short- and long-term performance. … Therefore, it is beneficial for us to examine ALNOV's ownership structure in more detail.

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Novacyt SA (EPA:ALNOV): Is Breakeven Near?

On 31 December 2017, the €26.98m market-cap posted a loss of -€5.44m for its most recent financial year. … Many investors are wondering the rate at which ALNOV will turn a profit, with the big question being “when will the company breakeven?” … I’ve put together a brief outline of industry analyst expectations for ALNOV, its year of breakeven and its implied growth rate

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How Novacyt Société Anonyme (EPA:ALNOV) Can Impact Your Portfolio Volatility

A widely-used metric to measure a stock's market risk is beta, and the broad market index represents a beta value of one. … Based on this beta value, ALNOV appears to be a stock that an investor with a high-beta portfolio would look for to reduce risk exposure to the market. … Thus, we can expect ALNOV to be more stable in the face of market movements, relative to its peers of similar size but with a higher portion of fixed assets on their books.

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Novacyt Société Anonyme (EPA:ALNOV) And The Healthcare Industry Prospect For 2018

Novacyt Société Anonyme (ENXTPA:ALNOV), a €25.78M small-cap, is a healthcare company operating in an industry, which has experienced tailwinds from issues such as higher demand driven by an aging population and the increasing prevalence of diseases and comorbidities. … In this article, I’ll take you through the sector growth expectations, as well as evaluate whether Novacyt Société Anonyme is lagging or leading its competitors in the industry. … View our latest analysis for Novacyt Société Anonyme What’s the catalyst for Novacyt Société Anonyme's sector growth?

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Where Novacyt Société Anonyme (EPA:ALNOV) Stands In Earnings Growth Against Its Industry

Assessing Novacyt Société Anonyme's (ENXTPA:ALNOV) performance as a company requires looking at more than just a years' earnings data. … Below, I will run you through a simple sense check to build perspective on how Novacyt Société Anonyme is doing by comparing its most recent earnings with its historical trend, in addition to the performance of its biotechs industry peers. … Check out our latest analysis for Novacyt Société Anonyme Were ALNOV's earnings stronger than its past performances and the industry?

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Should You Be Concerned About Novacyt Société Anonyme's (EPA:ALNOV) Investors?

Today, I will be analyzing Novacyt Société Anonyme’s (ENXTPA:ALNOV) recent ownership structure, an important but not-so-popular subject among individual investors. … Private Company Ownership Another important group of owners for potential investors in ALNOV are private companies that hold a stake of 3.54% in ALNOV. … Thus, investors not need worry too much about the consequences of these holdings.Next Steps: With a low level of institutional ownership, investors in ALNOV need not worry about non-fundamental factors such as ownership structure causing large impact on stock prices.

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Novacyt Société Anonyme (EPA:ALNOV): Is Breakeven Near?

Many investors are wondering the rate at which ALNOV will turn a profit, with the big question being “when will the company breakeven?” In this article, I will touch on the expectations for ALNOV’s growth and when analysts expect the company to become profitable. … Check out our latest analysis for Novacyt Société Anonyme According to the industry analysts covering ALNOV, breakeven is near. … Working backwards from analyst estimates, it turns out that they expect the company to grow 69.71% year-on-year, on average, which is rather optimistic!

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ALNOV Company Info

Description

Novacyt S.A. develops and sells diagnostic products for cancer and infectious diseases. The company’s diagnostic products are used in liquid based cytology, oncology, microbiology, haematology, and serology testing. It offers NovaPrep, a liquid based cytology solution that is utilized in the diagnosis of cervical cancer; and clinical laboratory testing services to clinicians, healthcare providers, and patients. The company also develops, manufactures, and distributes diagnostic products for clinical and food laboratories; and manufactures and markets vitro diagnostic tests, as well as diagnostic reagents, test kits, and blood grouping reagents. It serves hospitals and large corporates. The company was founded in 2006 and is based in Vélizy-Villacoublay, France.

Details
Name: Novacyt S.A.
ALNOV
Exchange: ENXTPA
Founded: 2006
€9,539,564
37,557,342
Website: http://www.novacyt.com
Address: Novacyt S.A.
13 Avenue Morane Saulnier,
Vélizy-Villacoublay,
Ile-de-France, 78140,
France
Listings
Exchange Symbol Ticker Symbol Security Exchange Country Currency Listed on
ENXTPA ALNOV Common Stock Euronext Paris FR EUR 12. Oct 2012
BST NYZ Common Stock Boerse-Stuttgart DE EUR 12. Oct 2012
AIM NCYT Common Stock London Stock Exchange AIM Market GB GBP 12. Oct 2012
Number of employees
Current staff
Staff numbers
121
Novacyt employees.
Industry
Biotechnology
Pharmaceuticals & Biotech
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
Area Date (UTC time)
Company Analysis updated: 2019/04/17 22:45
End of day share price update: 2019/04/17 00:00
Last estimates confirmation: 2018/04/26
Last earnings filing: 2018/09/26
Last earnings reported: 2018/06/30
Last annual earnings reported: 2017/12/31


All dates and times in UTC. All financial data provided by Standard & Poor’s Capital IQ.

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