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04 Oct, 2022


Company Financials
AIEA fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance3/6
Financial Health5/6

AIEA Stock Overview

AIREA plc, together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, markets, and distributes floor coverings in the United Kingdom, rest of Europe, and internationally.

AIREA Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for AIREA
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUK£0.26
52 Week HighUK£0.33
52 Week LowUK£0.23
1 Month Change-8.93%
3 Month Change-7.27%
1 Year Change-13.56%
3 Year Change-37.04%
5 Year Change-34.28%
Change since IPO-71.67%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

AIEAGB Consumer DurablesGB Market

Return vs Industry: AIEA exceeded the UK Consumer Durables industry which returned -43.4% over the past year.

Return vs Market: AIEA matched the UK Market which returned -14.4% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is AIEA's price volatile compared to industry and market?
AIEA volatility
AIEA Average Weekly Movement2.9%
Consumer Durables Industry Average Movement6.2%
Market Average Movement5.5%
10% most volatile stocks in GB Market10.8%
10% least volatile stocks in GB Market2.9%

Stable Share Price: AIEA is less volatile than 75% of UK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.

Volatility Over Time: AIEA's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

1953104Mederic Robert Payne

AIREA plc, together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, markets, and distributes floor coverings in the United Kingdom, rest of Europe, and internationally. The company’s products portfolio includes tufted loop pile, tufted cut pile, fiber bonded, structure bonded, and entrance matting carpet tiles, as well as a range of carpet planks for architects, specifiers and contractors in the education, leisure, commercial, healthcare, and public sectors under the burmatex brand name. It also offers sheets and hard-wearing performance barrier system products range; and engages in the property holding activities.

AIREA Fundamentals Summary

How do AIREA's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
AIEA fundamental statistics
Market CapUK£9.84m
Earnings (TTM)UK£1.21m
Revenue (TTM)UK£16.99m


P/E Ratio


P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
AIEA income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueUK£7.32m
Gross ProfitUK£9.66m
Other ExpensesUK£8.45m

Last Reported Earnings

Jun 30, 2022

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)0.031
Gross Margin56.89%
Net Profit Margin7.14%
Debt/Equity Ratio17.7%

How did AIEA perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison



Current Dividend Yield


Payout Ratio
We’ve recently updated our valuation analysis.


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

Valuation Score


Valuation Score 1/6

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Peers

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Industry

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • Analyst Forecast

Key Valuation Metric

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

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

AIEA 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/Revenue0.5x
Enterprise Value/EBITDA5.4x
PEG Ration/a

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers

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

AIEA PE Ratio vs Peers
The above table shows the PE ratio for AIEA vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPEEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average9.6x
CFX Colefax Group
SDG Sanderson Design Group
DFS DFS Furniture
PTD Pittards

Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: AIEA is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (8.1x) compared to the peer average (9.6x).

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does AIEA's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the GB Consumer Durables Industry?

Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: AIEA is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (8.1x) compared to the European Consumer Durables industry average (8.1x)

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is AIEA'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.

AIEA PE Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PE Ratio8.1x
Fair PE Ration/a

Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate AIEA's Price-To-Earnings Fair Ratio for valuation analysis.

Share Price vs Fair Value

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

Below Fair Value: AIEA (£0.26) is trading above our estimate of fair value (£0.06)

Significantly Below Fair Value: AIEA is trading above our estimate of fair value.

Analyst Price Targets

What is the analyst 12-month forecast and do we have any statistical confidence in the consensus price target?

Analyst Forecast: Insufficient data to show price forecast.

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Future Growth

How is AIREA 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 Consumer Durables 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 AIREA 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.

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  • Examine AIREA's financial health to determine how well-positioned it is against times of financial stress by looking at its level of debt over time and how much cash it has left.
  • AIREA competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.

Past Performance

How has AIREA performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 3/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: AIEA has a large one-off gain of £275.0K impacting its June 30 2022 financial results.

Growing Profit Margin: AIEA's current net profit margins (7.1%) are higher than last year (5.6%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: AIEA's earnings have declined by 27.4% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: AIEA's earnings growth over the past year (46.5%) exceeds its 5-year average (-27.4% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: AIEA earnings growth over the past year (46.5%) exceeded the Consumer Durables industry 18.4%.

Return on Equity

High ROE: AIEA's Return on Equity (7.2%) is considered low.

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Financial Health

How is AIREA's financial position?

Financial Health Score


Financial Health Score 5/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: AIEA's short term assets (£14.0M) exceed its short term liabilities (£4.7M).

Long Term Liabilities: AIEA's short term assets (£14.0M) exceed its long term liabilities (£3.5M).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: AIEA has more cash than its total debt.

Reducing Debt: AIEA's debt to equity ratio has increased from 0.01% to 17.7% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: AIEA's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (40.7%).

Interest Coverage: AIEA's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (13.9x coverage).

Balance Sheet

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

Dividend Score


Dividend Score 2/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Cash Flow Coverage


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

AIREA Dividend Yield vs Market
How does AIREA dividend yield compare to the market?
SegmentDividend Yield
Company (AIREA)1.6%
Market Bottom 25% (GB)2.1%
Market Top 25% (GB)6.0%
Industry Average (Consumer Durables)9.0%
Analyst forecast in 3 Years (AIREA)n/a

Notable Dividend: AIEA's dividend (1.57%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (2.08%).

High Dividend: AIEA's dividend (1.57%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (6.02%).

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: AIEA's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: AIEA's dividend payments have fallen over the past 10 years.

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its low payout ratio (12.7%), AIEA's dividend payments are thoroughly covered by earnings.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: With its low cash payout ratio (16.9%), AIEA's dividend payments are well covered by cash flows.

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


Average board tenure


Mederic Robert Payne (47 yo)



Mr. Médéric Robert George Payne serves as Chief Executive Officer & Director of AIREA plc since August 2022. He is an experienced business leader with a strong background in multinational home improvement...

Board Members

Experienced Board: AIEA's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.3 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.


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

What is the ownership structure of AIEA?
Owner TypeNumber of SharesOwnership Percentage
Private Companies137,2880.4%
Public Companies402,0441.0%
Employee Share Scheme2,777,6007.2%
General Public8,089,63821.0%
Individual Insiders13,500,36635.0%

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

Top Shareholders

Top 25 shareholders own 77.35% of the company
OwnershipNameSharesCurrent ValueChange %Portfolio %
Janus Henderson Group plc
4,125,000£1.1m0%no data
Carolyn Tobin
4,066,952£1.0m0%no data
David Newlands
3,552,000£905.8k0.91%no data
Airea Plc., Employee Benefit Trust
2,777,600£708.3k0%no data
Martin Toogood
2,100,361£535.6k0%no data
Gerald Upsdell
1,968,513£502.0k0%no data
M. Yeadon
1,812,540£462.2k0%no data
A J Bell Holdings Limited, Asset Management Arm
1,246,161£317.8k4.74%no data
Barclays Bank PLC, Wealth and Investment Management Division
1,236,295£315.3k1.67%no data
HBOS Investment Fund Managers Limited
1,005,604£256.4k8.41%no data
London Wealth Management Limited
Canaccord Genuity Wealth (International) Limited
769,500£196.2k14.68%no data
Investec Wealth & Investment Limited
590,444£150.6k0%no data
Hurley Partners Limited
Charles Stanley & Co. Ltd, Asset Management Arm
486,294£124.0k4.29%no data
Equiniti Group Limited, Asset Management Arm
Lloyds Banking Group plc
402,044£102.5k109.33%no data
James Brearley & Sons Limited
Brewin Dolphin Limited
310,403£79.2k-3.12%no data
Close Asset Management Limited
267,049£68.1k39.59%no data
GHC Capital Markets Ltd
James Sharp & Co., Asset Management Arm
HSBC Global Asset Management (UK) Limited
212,389£54.2k-25.69%no data
Jarvis Securities plc, Asset Management Arm
166,781£42.5k31.55%no data
Nordea Investment Management AB
160,000£40.8k0%no data

Company Information

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

Key Information

  • Name: AIREA plc
  • Ticker: AIEA
  • Exchange: AIM
  • Founded: 1953
  • Industry: Home Furnishings
  • Sector: Consumer Durables
  • Implied Market Cap: UK£9.837m
  • Shares outstanding: 38.58m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • AIREA plc
  • Victoria Mills
  • The Green
  • Ossett
  • West Yorkshire
  • WF5 0AN
  • United Kingdom


TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
AIEAAIM (London Stock Exchange AIM Market)YesOrdinary SharesGBGBPJan 1992

Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/10/04 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/10/04 00:00
Annual Earnings2021/12/31

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.