Atlas Mara Limited is a private equity firm specializing in potential and bolt-on acquisitions.
Share Price & News
How has Atlas Mara's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: ATMA's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: ATMA underperformed the UK Banks industry which returned -33.5% over the past year.
Return vs Market: ATMA underperformed the UK Market which returned -22.7% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Atlas Mara's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Atlas Mara 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: ATMA ($0.63) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($1.73)
Significantly Below Fair Value: ATMA is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: ATMA is poor value based on its PE Ratio (5.7x) compared to the Banks industry average (4.6x).
PE vs Market: ATMA is good value based on its PE Ratio (5.7x) compared to the UK market (12.5x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate ATMA's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: ATMA is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.2x) compared to the GB Banks industry average (0.5x).
How is Atlas Mara forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Banks industry annual growth in earnings
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 Atlas Mara 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 SimplyWall St do have past financial data.
How has Atlas Mara performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: ATMA has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: ATMA's current net profit margins (7.2%) are lower than last year (27.5%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ATMA's earnings have grown significantly by 62.6% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: ATMA's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: ATMA had negative earnings growth (-70.4%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Banks industry average (29.6%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: ATMA's Return on Equity (4%) is considered low.
How is Atlas Mara's financial position? (This company is analysed differently as a bank or financial institution)
Financial Position Analysis
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Inventory Level: ATMA has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: ATMA's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 2.6x debt).
Financial Institutions Analysis
Asset Level: ATMA's level of assets compared to its equity is low.
Allowance for Bad Loans: ATMA has a low allowance for bad loans.
Low Risk Liabilities: ATMA's liabilities are made up of primarily higher risk sources of funding.
Loan Level: ATMA has an acceptable proportion of non-loan assets held.
Low Risk Deposits: ATMA's loans are broadly funded by customer deposits.
Level of Bad Loans: ATMA has a high level of bad loans (9.98%)
What is Atlas Mara's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate ATMA's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate ATMA'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 ATMA's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ATMA'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 ATMA's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the UK market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
John Staley (55yo)
Mr. John Staley has been the Chief Executive Officer of Atlas Mara Ltd. since May 1, 2018. Mr. Staley served as Chief Officer of Innovation & Payments at Equity Group Holdings Plc since June 6, 2017 until ...
|Co-Founder & Non-Executive Director||6.25yrs||US$400.00k||2.18% $2.3m|
|Chief Executive Officer||1.83yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Financial Officer||0.92yr||no data||no data|
|Chief Operating Officer||1.5yrs||no data||no data|
|Group Managing Director for Strategy and Investments||0.92yr||no data||no data|
|Head of Human Capital||no data||no data||no data|
|Chief Digital Officer||1.42yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Data Officer||1.42yrs||no data||no data|
|Company Secretary||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: ATMA's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.4 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
|Co-Founder & Non-Executive Director||6.25yrs||US$400.00k||2.18% $2.3m|
|Senior Independent Non-Executive Director||no data||US$110.00k||0.051% $54.5k|
|Non-Executive Director||1.92yrs||US$110.00k||0.011% $11.4k|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||0.92yr||no data||no data|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||5.17yrs||US$125.00k||0.050% $53.3k|
Experienced Board: ATMA's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.9 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
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 10.4%.
Atlas Mara Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Atlas Mara Limited
- Ticker: ATMA
- Exchange: LSE
- Founded: 2013
- Industry: Diversified Banks
- Sector: Banks
- Market Cap: US$106.934m
- Shares outstanding: 169.74m
- Website: https://www.atlasmara.com
Number of Employees
- Atlas Mara Limited
- Ritter House
- 6th Floor
- Road Town
- British Virgin Islands
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|ATMA||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||USD||Dec 2013|
|AAMA.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||US||USD||Dec 2013|
|ATMAL||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||USD||Dec 2013|
|9A3||MUN (Boerse Muenchen)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Dec 2013|
Atlas Mara Limited is a private equity firm specializing in potential and bolt-on acquisitions. The firm prefers to invest in the sub-Saharan African market, though it also invests outside Africa. It considers investments in the financial services sector. The firm was formerly known as Atlas Mara Co Nvest Ltd. Atlas Mara Limited is based in Road Town, British Virgin Islands.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/03/30 00:04|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/03/27 00:00|
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.