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Kinovo AIM:KINO Stock Report

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17 May, 2022


Company Financials
KINO fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance4/6
Financial Health6/6

KINO Stock Overview

Kinovo plc, through its subsidiaries, provides gas heating, electrical, and general building services to housing associations and local authorities, public buildings, and education and private sectors in the United Kingdom.

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Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Kinovo
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUK£0.13
52 Week HighUK£0.53
52 Week LowUK£0.16
1 Month Change-59.23%
3 Month Change-67.84%
1 Year Change-67.28%
3 Year Change-71.81%
5 Year Change-83.01%
Change since IPO-78.80%

Recent News & Updates

Dec 13
Kinovo's (LON:KINO) Promising Earnings May Rest On Soft Foundations

Kinovo's (LON:KINO) Promising Earnings May Rest On Soft Foundations

Kinovo plc ( LON:KINO ) announced strong profits, but the stock was stagnant. Our analysis suggests that this might be...

Shareholder Returns

KINOGB Commercial ServicesGB Market

Return vs Industry: KINO underperformed the UK Commercial Services industry which returned 4% over the past year.

Return vs Market: KINO underperformed the UK Market which returned -3.2% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is KINO's price volatile compared to industry and market?
KINO volatility
KINO Average Weekly Movement13.8%
Commercial Services Industry Average Movement5.8%
Market Average Movement6.2%
10% most volatile stocks in GB Market11.8%
10% least volatile stocks in GB Market3.2%

Stable Share Price: KINO is more volatile than 90% of UK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 14% a week.

Volatility Over Time: KINO's weekly volatility (14%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of UK stocks.

About the Company

2014285David Michael Bullen

Kinovo plc, through its subsidiaries, provides gas heating, electrical, and general building services to housing associations and local authorities, public buildings, and education and private sectors in the United Kingdom. It operates through Gas Maintenance, Building Services, and Electrical Services segments. The company offers building maintenance services, such as internal and external building maintenance, refurbishment and conversion projects, living solutions, domestic and commercial plumbing, electrical design and planning, plastering, tiling, bathroom plumbing and installations, window replacements, ground works, carpentry, painting, decorating, and roofing.

Kinovo Fundamentals Summary

How do Kinovo's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
KINO fundamental statistics
Market CapUK£10.72m
Earnings (TTM)UK£1.35m
Revenue (TTM)UK£69.47m


P/E Ratio


P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
KINO income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueUK£55.03m
Gross ProfitUK£14.44m
Other ExpensesUK£13.09m

Last Reported Earnings

Sep 30, 2021

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)0.022
Gross Margin20.78%
Net Profit Margin1.95%
Debt/Equity Ratio34.7%

How did KINO perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison



Current Dividend Yield


Payout Ratio


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

Valuation Score


Valuation Score 5/6

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • PE vs Industry

  • PE vs Market

  • PEG Ratio

  • PB vs Industry


Undervalued compared to fair value

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: KINO (£0.13) is trading below our estimate of fair value (£0.8)

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

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: KINO is good value based on its PE Ratio (6.1x) compared to the UK Commercial Services industry average (36.3x).

PE vs Market: KINO is good value based on its PE Ratio (6.1x) compared to the UK market (15.3x).

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate KINO's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: KINO is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.7x) compared to the GB Commercial Services industry average (2x).

Future Growth

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

Future Growth Score


Future Growth Score 0/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


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 Kinovo 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.

Past Performance

How has Kinovo performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 4/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: KINO has a large one-off gain of £326.0K impacting its September 30 2021 financial results.

Growing Profit Margin: KINO's current net profit margins (1.9%) are higher than last year (1%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: KINO has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by -11.4% per year.

Accelerating Growth: KINO's earnings growth over the past year (184%) exceeds its 5-year average (-11.4% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: KINO earnings growth over the past year (184%) exceeded the Commercial Services industry 60.6%.

Return on Equity

High ROE: KINO's Return on Equity (12%) is considered low.

Financial Health

How is Kinovo's financial position?

Financial Health Score


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: KINO's short term assets (£26.3M) exceed its short term liabilities (£19.1M).

Long Term Liabilities: KINO's short term assets (£26.3M) exceed its long term liabilities (£3.5M).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: KINO's net debt to equity ratio (16.7%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: KINO's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 56.5% to 34.7% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: KINO's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (121.2%).

Interest Coverage: KINO's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (5.4x coverage).

Balance Sheet


What is Kinovo current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score


Dividend Score 2/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Future Dividend Coverage


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: KINO's dividend (3.77%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (1.8%).

High Dividend: KINO's dividend (3.77%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (4.84%).

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: KINO has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.

Growing Dividend: KINO has only been paying a dividend for 7 years, and since then payments have fallen.

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its low payout ratio (22.3%), KINO's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: With its low cash payout ratio (7.1%), KINO's dividend payments are thoroughly covered by cash flows.

Next Steps


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


Average management tenure


David Michael Bullen (48 yo)





Mr. David Michael Alexander Bullen serves as the Chief Executive Officer and Director of Kinovo plc (formerly known as Bilby Plc) since April 17, 2019. Mr. Bullen joined Bilby in April 2019 from Boleyn Int...

CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: David Michael's total compensation ($USD271.82K) is about average for companies of similar size in the UK market ($USD313.80K).

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

Leadership Team

Experienced Management: KINO's management team is considered experienced (3.2 years average tenure).

Board Members

Experienced Board: KINO's board of directors are considered experienced (3.1 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.

Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

Kinovo plc's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Kinovo plc
  • Ticker: KINO
  • Exchange: AIM
  • Founded: 2014
  • Industry: Environmental and Facilities Services
  • Sector: Commercial Services
  • Implied Market Cap: UK£10.719m
  • Shares outstanding: 62.14m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • Kinovo plc
  • 201 Temple Chambers
  • 3-7 Temple Avenue
  • London
  • Greater London
  • EC4Y 0DT
  • United Kingdom


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/05/17 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/05/17 00:00
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.