AIM:IPEL

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Executive Summary

Impellam Group Plc provides staffing, human capital management, and outsourced people-related services in the United Kingdom, Ireland, North America, mainland Europe, Australasia, New Zealand, Singapore, and the Middle East. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Fair value with mediocre balance sheet.


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Share Price & News

How has Impellam Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: IPEL has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-2.4%

IPEL

1.6%

GB Professional Services

-0.4%

GB Market


1 Year Return

-40.0%

IPEL

5.6%

GB Professional Services

-14.3%

GB Market

Return vs Industry: IPEL underperformed the UK Professional Services industry which returned 5.6% over the past year.

Return vs Market: IPEL underperformed the UK Market which returned -14.3% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

IPELIndustryMarket
7 Day-2.4%1.6%-0.4%
30 Day-7.0%5.9%0.06%
90 Day4.4%1.6%-2.5%
1 Year-40.0%-40.0%8.0%5.6%-10.8%-14.3%
3 Year-57.2%-58.4%39.4%29.9%-5.2%-16.7%
5 Year-67.0%-69.9%119.2%94.3%24.5%-3.6%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Impellam Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is Impellam Group undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

>50%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: IPEL (£2.39) is trading below our estimate of fair value (£39.15)

Significantly Below Fair Value: IPEL is trading below fair value by more than 20%.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: IPEL is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the GB Professional Services industry average.

PE vs Market: IPEL 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 IPEL's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: IPEL is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.5x) compared to the GB Professional Services industry average (2.2x).


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Future Growth

How is Impellam Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

14.9%

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 Impellam 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.


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Past Performance

How has Impellam Group performed over the past 5 years?

-37.5%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: IPEL is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: IPEL is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: IPEL is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 37.5% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare IPEL's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: IPEL is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Professional Services industry (-16.5%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: IPEL has a negative Return on Equity (-11.86%), as it is currently unprofitable.


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Financial Health

How is Impellam Group's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: IPEL's short term assets (£675.9M) exceed its short term liabilities (£603.0M).

Long Term Liabilities: IPEL's short term assets (£675.9M) exceed its long term liabilities (£138.8M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: IPEL's debt to equity ratio (68%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: IPEL's debt to equity ratio has increased from 49.5% to 68% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: IPEL's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (64%).

Interest Coverage: IPEL is unprofitable, therefore interest payments are not well covered by earnings.


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is Impellam Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

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

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

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


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: IPEL is not paying a notable dividend for the UK market.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of IPEL's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the UK market.


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Management

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

7.4yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Julia Robertson (61 yo)

7.42yrs

Tenure

UK£545,000

Compensation

Ms. Julia Robertson has been the Group Chief Executive Officer of Impellam Group PLC (also known as, Carlisle Group Plc) since April 8, 2013. Ms. Robertson served as a Managing Director of Staffing Service ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Julia's total compensation ($USD706.07K) is above average for companies of similar size in the UK market ($USD350.05K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Julia's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Julia Robertson
Group CEO & Executive Director7.42yrsUK£545.00k0.34%
£ 367.8k
Tim Briant
CFO & Director0.58yrno datano data
Rebecca Watson
Portfolio CEOno datano datano data

7.4yrs

Average Tenure

Experienced Management: IPEL's management team is seasoned and experienced (7.4 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Julia Robertson
Group CEO & Executive Director7.42yrsUK£545.00k0.34%
£ 367.8k
Tim Briant
CFO & Director0.58yrno datano data
Rebecca Watson
Portfolio CEOno datano datano data
Michael Ashcroft
Non-Executive Chairman5.75yrsUK£42.00k60.91%
£ 66.8m
Mike Ettling
Independent Non-Executive Director7yrsUK£45.00k0.024%
£ 26.0k
Angela Entwistle
Non-Executive Director8yrsUK£40.00kno data
Michael Laurie
Independent Non-Executive Director6.17yrsUK£40.00kno data
Tina Stowell
Independent Non-Executive Director2.92yrsUK£40.00kno data

6.2yrs

Average Tenure

59yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: IPEL's board of directors are considered experienced (6.2 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 not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Impellam Group PLC's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Impellam Group PLC
  • Ticker: IPEL
  • Exchange: AIM
  • Founded: 2008
  • Industry: Human Resource and Employment Services
  • Sector: Commercial Services
  • Market Cap: UK£109.748m
  • Shares outstanding: 45.92m
  • Website: https://www.impellam.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Impellam Group PLC
  • 800 The Boulevard
  • Capability Green
  • Luton
  • Bedfordshire
  • LU1 3BA
  • United Kingdom

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
IPELAIM (London Stock Exchange AIM Market)YesOrdinary SharesGBGBPMay 2008
IGPP.FOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesOrdinary SharesUSUSDMay 2008

Biography

Impellam Group Plc provides staffing, human capital management, and outsourced people-related services in the United Kingdom, Ireland, North America, mainland Europe, Australasia, New Zealand, Singapore, a ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/09/22 03:38
End of Day Share Price2020/09/21 00:00
Earnings2020/07/03
Annual Earnings2020/01/03


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.