Volution Group plc, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and supplies ventilation products to residential and commercial construction markets in the United Kingdom, Continental Europe, Australasia, and internationally. More Details
Moderate growth potential with mediocre balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Volution Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: FAN is not significantly more volatile than the rest of UK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.
Volatility Over Time: FAN's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: FAN exceeded the UK Building industry which returned 50.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: FAN exceeded the UK Market which returned 16% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Volution Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StVolution Group plc's (LON:FAN) Stock's Been Going Strong: Could Weak Financials Mean The Market Will Correct Its Share Price?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StAre Volution Group plc (LON:FAN) Investors Paying Above The Intrinsic Value?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StIs Volution Group (LON:FAN) Using Too Much Debt?
Is Volution Group undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: FAN (£4.11) is trading above our estimate of fair value (£3.44)
Significantly Below Fair Value: FAN is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: FAN is poor value based on its PE Ratio (77x) compared to the UK Building industry average (24x).
PE vs Market: FAN is poor value based on its PE Ratio (77x) compared to the UK market (24.5x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: FAN is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (2.7x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: FAN is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (4.5x) compared to the GB Building industry average (2.4x).
How is Volution Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 7 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: FAN's forecast earnings growth (28.8% per year) is above the savings rate (0.9%).
Earnings vs Market: FAN's earnings (28.8% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the UK market (17.7% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: FAN's revenue (5% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the UK market (5.3% per year).
High Growth Revenue: FAN's revenue (5% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: FAN's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (17.6%).
How has Volution Group performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: FAN has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: FAN's current net profit margins (4.6%) are lower than last year (8.1%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: FAN's earnings have declined by 2.1% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: FAN's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: FAN had negative earnings growth (-45.8%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Building industry average (-9.3%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: FAN's Return on Equity (5.9%) is considered low.
How is Volution Group's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: FAN's short term assets (£96.1M) exceed its short term liabilities (£62.5M).
Long Term Liabilities: FAN's short term assets (£96.1M) do not cover its long term liabilities (£133.9M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: FAN's debt to equity ratio (50.6%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: FAN's debt to equity ratio has increased from 37.2% to 50.6% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: FAN's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (52.2%).
Interest Coverage: FAN's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (7.1x coverage).
What is Volution Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: FAN's dividend (0.93%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (1.29%).
High Dividend: FAN's dividend (0.93%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (4.07%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: FAN has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.
Growing Dividend: FAN's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 6 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (35.6%), FAN's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: FAN's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (30.1% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Mr. Ronnie George has been the Chief Executive Officer of Volution Group plc since May 15, 2014 and serves as its Director. Mr. George served as the Chief Executive Officer of the then holding company, Vol...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Ronnie's total compensation ($USD836.16K) is about average for companies of similar size in the UK market ($USD964.62K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Ronnie's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: FAN's management team is seasoned and experienced (6.8 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: FAN's board of directors are considered experienced (3.3 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: FAN insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Volution Group plc's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Volution Group plc
- Ticker: FAN
- Exchange: LSE
- Founded: 2014
- Industry: Building Products
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: UK£811.165m
- Shares outstanding: 197.60m
- Website: https://www.volutiongroupplc.com
Number of Employees
- Volution Group plc
- Fleming Way
- West Sussex
- RH10 9YX
- United Kingdom
Volution Group plc, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and supplies ventilation products to residential and commercial construction markets in the United Kingdom, Continental Europe, Australasia,...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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