FIH group plc, through its subsidiaries, engages in retailing, property, insurance, hotels, shipping, and fishing agency businesses in the Falkland Islands and the United Kingdom. More Details
Imperfect balance sheet and overvalued.
Share Price & News
How has FIH group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: FIH is not significantly more volatile than the rest of UK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 7% a week.
Volatility Over Time: FIH's weekly volatility (7%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
GB Commercial Services
1 Year Return
GB Commercial Services
Return vs Industry: FIH underperformed the UK Commercial Services industry which returned -7.7% over the past year.
Return vs Market: FIH underperformed the UK Market which returned -5.6% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is FIH group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
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Is FIH group undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Book (PB) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate FIH's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate FIH's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: FIH is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the GB Commercial Services industry average.
PE vs Market: FIH is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the UK market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate FIH's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: FIH is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.8x) compared to the GB Commercial Services industry average (2.1x).
How is FIH group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Commercial Services 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 FIH group 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.
- Take a look at our analysis of FIH’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
- FIH group competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
- Explore growth companies in the Commercial Services industry.
How has FIH group performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: FIH is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: FIH is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: FIH is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 41.6% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare FIH's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: FIH is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Commercial Services industry (-10%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: FIH has a negative Return on Equity (-15.24%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is FIH group's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: FIH's short term assets (£25.9M) exceed its short term liabilities (£8.2M).
Long Term Liabilities: FIH's short term assets (£25.9M) do not cover its long term liabilities (£32.5M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: FIH's debt to equity ratio (54.7%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: FIH's debt to equity ratio has increased from 9.2% to 54.7% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: FIH's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (21.4%).
Interest Coverage: FIH is unprofitable, therefore interest payments are not well covered by earnings.
What is FIH group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate FIH's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate FIH'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 FIH's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if FIH's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: FIH is not paying a notable dividend for the UK market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of FIH'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 board tenure
John Foster (62 yo)
Mr. John L. Foster has been the Chief Executive Officer of FIH group plc since June 10, 2005. Mr. Foster served as a Finance Director of Macro 4 PLC from May 3, 2000 to 13 May 2003. He served as Finance an...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: John's total compensation ($USD301.76K) is about average for companies of similar size in the UK market ($USD340.62K).
Compensation vs Earnings: John's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|CEO & Director||15.5yrs||UK£224.00k||0.90% |
|Independent Non-Executive Director||11.25yrs||UK£30.00k||0.12% |
|Independent Non-Executive Director||3.5yrs||UK£30.00k||0.41% |
|Independent Non-Executive Director||1yr||UK£10.00k||no data|
|Independent Non-Executive Chairman||3.25yrs||UK£60.00k||0.045% |
Experienced Board: FIH's board of directors are considered experienced (3.5 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.
FIH group plc's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: FIH group plc
- Ticker: FIH
- Exchange: AIM
- Founded: 1851
- Industry: Diversified Support Services
- Sector: Commercial Services
- Market Cap: UK£29.410m
- Shares outstanding: 12.51m
- Website: https://www.fihplc.com
Number of Employees
- FIH group plc
- Kenburgh Court
- 133-137 South Street
- Bishop's Stortford
- CM23 3HX
- United Kingdom
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|FIH||AIM (London Stock Exchange AIM Market)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||GBP||Jan 1998|
|FLKD.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||US||USD||Jan 1998|
FIH group plc, through its subsidiaries, engages in retailing, property, insurance, hotels, shipping, and fishing agency businesses in the Falkland Islands and the United Kingdom. The company retails food,...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/12/04 20:20|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/12/04 00:00|
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