Best of the Best PLC engages in the competition operations in the United Kingdom.
Flawless balance sheet with acceptable track record.
Share Price & News
How has Best of the Best's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: BOTB's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: BOTB exceeded the UK Hospitality industry which returned -25.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: BOTB exceeded the UK Market which returned -9.2% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Best of the Best's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
4 weeks ago | Simply Wall StA Rising Share Price Has Us Looking Closely At Best of the Best PLC's (LON:BOTB) P/E Ratio
1 month ago | Simply Wall StBest of the Best (LON:BOTB) Has Rewarded Shareholders With An Exceptional 469% Total Return On Their Investment
2 months ago | Simply Wall StRead This Before You Buy Best of the Best PLC (LON:BOTB) Because Of Its P/E Ratio
Is Best of the Best 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: BOTB (£7.9) is trading above our estimate of fair value (£0.19)
Significantly Below Fair Value: BOTB is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: BOTB is poor value based on its PE Ratio (36.7x) compared to the Hospitality industry average (19.3x).
PE vs Market: BOTB is poor value based on its PE Ratio (36.7x) compared to the UK market (15.2x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate BOTB's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: BOTB is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (32.8x) compared to the GB Hospitality industry average (1x).
How is Best of the Best forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Forecasted annual revenue growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: Insufficient data to determine if BOTB's forecast earnings growth is above the savings rate (1.2%).
Earnings vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if BOTB's earnings are forecast to grow faster than the UK market
High Growth Earnings: Insufficient data to determine if earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: BOTB's revenue (10.4% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the UK market (3.6% per year).
High Growth Revenue: BOTB's revenue (10.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if BOTB's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Best of the Best performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: BOTB has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: BOTB's current net profit margins (13.5%) are lower than last year (24.2%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: BOTB's earnings have grown significantly by 33.3% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: BOTB's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: BOTB had negative earnings growth (-41.1%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Hospitality industry average (-10.9%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: BOTB's Return on Equity (91.5%) is considered outstanding.
How is Best of the Best's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: BOTB's short term assets (£3.3M) exceed its short term liabilities (£2.3M).
Long Term Liabilities: BOTB has no long term liabilities.
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: BOTB is debt free.
Reducing Debt: BOTB has not had any debt for past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: BOTB has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: BOTB has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Best of the Best's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: BOTB's dividend (0.25%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (1.99%).
High Dividend: BOTB's dividend (0.25%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (5.44%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: BOTB is not paying a notable dividend for the UK market, therefore no need to check if payments are stable.
Growing Dividend: BOTB is not paying a notable dividend for the UK market, therefore no need to check if payments are increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: BOTB is not paying a notable dividend for the UK market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of BOTB'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
Will Hindmarch (45yo)
Mr. William Saward Hindmarch, lso known as Will, founded Best of the Best Plc in 1999 and serves as its Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Hindmarch also serves as Director of Best of the B ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Will's total compensation ($USD315.07K) is about average for companies of similar size in the UK market ($USD341.60K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Will's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Founder||no data||UK£247.72k||50.39% £37.3m|
|Commercial Director & Executive Director||14yrs||UK£250.97k||14.82% £11.0m|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||2.42yrs||UK£18.03k||0.049% £36.5k|
|Non-Executive Chairman||14yrs||UK£12.00k||8.87% £6.6m|
Experienced Board: BOTB's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 14 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.
Best of the Best PLC's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Best of the Best PLC
- Ticker: BOTB
- Exchange: AIM
- Founded: 1999
- Industry: Casinos and Gaming
- Sector: Consumer Services
- Market Cap: UK£74.080m
- Shares outstanding: 9.38m
- Website: https://www.botb.com
Number of Employees
- Best of the Best PLC
- 2, Plato Place
- 72-74 St Dionis Road
- Greater London
- SW6 4TU
- United Kingdom
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|BOTB||AIM (London Stock Exchange AIM Market)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||GBP||Aug 2006|
Best of the Best PLC engages in the competition operations in the United Kingdom. The company operates weekly competitions to win luxury cars online, as well as through retail sites within airports and at shopping centers. It also operates competitions, which include prizes, such as motorbikes, watches, luxury gadgets, technology, holidays, and other items. The company operates from three airport sites. It sells tickets to passing airport passengers, as well as serves online customers through the company’s Website. Best of the Best PLC was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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|End of Day Share Price||2020/06/05 00:00|
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