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YCA

Yellow Cake AIM:YCA Stock Report

Last Price

UK£3.43

Market Cap

UK£628.0m

7D

-0.2%

1Y

28.2%

Updated

28 Jun, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
YCA fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation4/6
Future Growth3/6
Past Performance3/6
Financial Health6/6
Dividends0/6

YCA Stock Overview

Yellow Cake plc, a specialist company, operates in the uranium sector.

Yellow Cake Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Yellow Cake
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUK£3.43
52 Week HighUK£4.87
52 Week LowUK£2.43
Beta0.36
1 Month Change-9.16%
3 Month Change-15.31%
1 Year Change28.22%
3 Year Change66.10%
5 Year Changen/a
Change since IPO68.14%

Recent News & Updates

Jun 09
Yellow Cake (LON:YCA) Is Investing Its Capital With Increasing Efficiency

Yellow Cake (LON:YCA) Is Investing Its Capital With Increasing Efficiency

What are the early trends we should look for to identify a stock that could multiply in value over the long term? In a...

Shareholder Returns

YCAGB Trade DistributorsGB Market
7D-0.2%4.2%2.2%
1Y28.2%-19.1%-6.8%

Return vs Industry: YCA exceeded the UK Trade Distributors industry which returned -18.5% over the past year.

Return vs Market: YCA exceeded the UK Market which returned -7.3% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is YCA's price volatile compared to industry and market?
YCA volatility
YCA Average Weekly Movement6.5%
Trade Distributors Industry Average Movement5.0%
Market Average Movement5.5%
10% most volatile stocks in GB Market10.7%
10% least volatile stocks in GB Market2.8%

Stable Share Price: YCA is not significantly more volatile than the rest of UK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 6% a week.

Volatility Over Time: YCA's weekly volatility (6%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
20182Andre Liebenberghttps://www.yellowcakeplc.com

Yellow Cake plc, a specialist company, operates in the uranium sector. It is involved in the purchase and holding of uranium oxide concentrates, and exploitation of other uranium-related opportunities. The company was incorporated in 2018 and is headquartered in Saint Helier, Jersey.

Yellow Cake Fundamentals Summary

How do Yellow Cake's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
YCA fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$765.49m
Earnings (TTM)US$177.30m
Revenue (TTM)US$183.24m

4.3x

P/E Ratio

4.2x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
YCA income statement (TTM)
RevenueUS$183.24m
Cost of RevenueUS$0
Gross ProfitUS$183.24m
Other ExpensesUS$5.95m
EarningsUS$177.30m

Last Reported Earnings

Sep 30, 2021

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)0.97
Gross Margin100.00%
Net Profit Margin96.76%
Debt/Equity Ratio0.0%

How did YCA perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison
We’ve recently updated our valuation analysis.

Valuation

Is YCA undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score

4/6

Valuation Score 4/6

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Peers

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Industry

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • PEG Ratio

Key Valuation Metric

Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for YCA?

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

YCA key valuation metrics and ratios. From Price to Earnings, Price to Sales and Price to Book to Price to Earnings Growth Ratio, Enterprise Value and EBITDA.
Key Statistics
Enterprise Value/Revenue3.7x
Enterprise Value/EBITDAn/a
PEG Ratio0.1x

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers

How does YCA's PE Ratio compare to its peers?

YCA PE Ratio vs Peers
The above table shows the PE ratio for YCA vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPEEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average11.2x
VP. Vp
13.2x8.1%UK£336.6m
LTHM James Latham
7.3xn/aUK£266.9m
ASY Andrews Sykes Group
13.8xn/aUK£215.1m
SDY Speedy Hire
10.3x9.3%UK£219.5m
YCA Yellow Cake
4.3x40.7%UK£628.0m

Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: YCA is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (4.3x) compared to the peer average (11.2x).


Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does YCA's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the European Trade Distributors Industry?

Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: YCA is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (4.3x) compared to the UK Trade Distributors industry average (13.3x)


Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is YCA's PE Ratio compared to its Fair PE Ratio? This is the expected PE Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.

YCA PE Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PE Ratio4.3x
Fair PE Ratio41.8x

Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: YCA is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (4.3x) compared to the estimated Fair Price-To-Earnings Ratio (41.8x).


Share Price vs Fair Value

What is the Fair Price of YCA when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.

Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate YCA's fair value for valuation analysis.

Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate YCA's fair value for valuation analysis.


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: YCA is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.1x)


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Future Growth

How is Yellow Cake forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?

Future Growth Score

3/6

Future Growth Score 3/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


40.7%

Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: YCA's forecast earnings growth (40.7% per year) is above the savings rate (0.9%).

Earnings vs Market: YCA's earnings (40.7% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the UK market (11% per year).

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

Revenue vs Market: YCA is forecast to have no revenue next year.

High Growth Revenue: YCA is forecast to have no revenue next year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if YCA's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time


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Past Performance

How has Yellow Cake performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score

3/6

Past Performance Score 3/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


375.2%

Last years earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: YCA has a high level of non-cash earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: YCA's current net profit margins (96.8%) are higher than last year (92.3%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: Insufficient data to determine if YCA's year-on-year earnings growth rate was positive over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: Insufficient data to compare YCA's past year earnings growth to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: YCA earnings growth over the past year (375.2%) exceeded the Trade Distributors industry 80%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: YCA's Return on Equity (26.3%) is considered high.


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Financial Health

How is Yellow Cake's financial position?

Financial Health Score

6/6

Financial Health Score 6/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: YCA's short term assets ($87.5M) exceed its short term liabilities ($8.1M).

Long Term Liabilities: YCA has no long term liabilities.


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: YCA is debt free.

Reducing Debt: YCA has not had any debt for past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: YCA has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.

Interest Coverage: YCA has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is Yellow Cake current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score

0/6

Dividend Score 0/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Future Dividend Coverage

Dividend Yield vs Market

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

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate YCA'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 YCA's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

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


Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.


Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as YCA has not reported any payouts.


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Management

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

4.0yrs

Average board tenure


CEO

Andre Liebenberg (59 yo)

no data

Tenure

US$281,000

Compensation

Mr. Andre Leon Liebenberg serves as Director of Integris Metals, Inc. He is CEO & Executive Director of Yellow Cake plc from June 01, 2018. He was Independent Non-Executive Director of Danakali Limited fro...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Andre's total compensation ($USD281.00K) is below average for companies of similar size in the UK market ($USD1.35M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Andre's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.


Board Members

Experienced Board: YCA's board of directors are considered experienced (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 been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 19.2%.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Yellow Cake plc's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Yellow Cake plc
  • Ticker: YCA
  • Exchange: AIM
  • Founded: 2018
  • Industry: Trading Companies and Distributors
  • Sector: Capital Goods
  • Implied Market Cap: UK£628.048m
  • Shares outstanding: 183.10m
  • Website: https://www.yellowcakeplc.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Yellow Cake plc
  • Liberation House
  • 3rd Floor
  • Saint Helier
  • JE1 2LH
  • Jersey

Listings


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/06/28 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/06/28 00:00
Earnings2021/09/30
Annual Earnings2021/03/31


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.