BOTB Stock Overview
Best of the Best PLC engages in the competition operations in the United Kingdom.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||UK£4.35|
|52 Week High||UK£36.00|
|52 Week Low||UK£3.50|
|1 Month Change||-25.64%|
|3 Month Change||-36.03%|
|1 Year Change||-82.25%|
|3 Year Change||45.00%|
|5 Year Change||30.83%|
|Change since IPO||544.44%|
Recent News & Updates
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|BOTB||GB Hospitality||GB Market|
Return vs Industry: BOTB underperformed the UK Hospitality industry which returned -1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: BOTB underperformed the UK Market which returned 2.8% over the past year.
|BOTB Average Weekly Movement||12.7%|
|Hospitality Industry Average Movement||5.6%|
|Market Average Movement||5.2%|
|10% most volatile stocks in GB Market||10.9%|
|10% least volatile stocks in GB Market||2.6%|
Stable Share Price: BOTB is more volatile than 90% of UK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 13% a week.
Volatility Over Time: BOTB's weekly volatility (13%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of UK stocks.
About the Company
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, luxury watches, gadgets/technology, holidays, cash, and other items.
Best of the Best Fundamentals Summary
|BOTB fundamental statistics|
Is BOTB overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|BOTB income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||UK£17.47m|
Last Reported Earnings
Oct 31, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||0.90|
|Net Profit Margin||19.78%|
How did BOTB perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
21.8%Current Dividend Yield
Is Best of the Best undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: BOTB (£4.35) is trading below our estimate of fair value (£9.25)
Significantly Below Fair Value: BOTB is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: BOTB is good value based on its PE Ratio (4.8x) compared to the UK Hospitality industry average (43.4x).
PE vs Market: BOTB is good value based on its PE Ratio (4.8x) compared to the UK market (18.1x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: BOTB's earnings are forecast to decline next year, so we can't calculate its PEG ratio.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: BOTB is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (6.4x) compared to the GB Hospitality industry average (2x).
How is Best of the Best forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: BOTB's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-20.8% per year).
Earnings vs Market: BOTB's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-20.8% per year).
High Growth Earnings: BOTB's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: BOTB's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-4.9% per year).
High Growth Revenue: BOTB's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-4.9% per year).
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: BOTB's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (32.4%)
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 (19.8%) are lower than last year (24.7%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: BOTB's earnings have grown significantly by 44.1% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: BOTB's earnings growth over the past year (6%) is below its 5-year average (44.1% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: BOTB earnings growth over the past year (6%) underperformed the Hospitality industry 24.8%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: BOTB's Return on Equity (133%) is considered outstanding.
How is Best of the Best's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: BOTB's short term assets (£8.8M) exceed its short term liabilities (£3.6M).
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 current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: BOTB's dividend (21.84%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (1.48%).
High Dividend: BOTB's dividend (21.84%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (4.24%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: BOTB's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: BOTB's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (5.6%), BOTB's dividend payments are thoroughly covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: BOTB's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be thoroughly covered by earnings (10.7% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Will Hindmarch (47 yo)
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 serves as an Executive Director of Best...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Will's total compensation ($USD360.70K) is about average for companies of similar size in the UK market ($USD326.26K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Will's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: BOTB's management team is considered experienced (2.4 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: BOTB's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.4 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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Best of the Best PLC's 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
- Implied Market Cap: UK£40.946m
- Shares outstanding: 9.41m
- Website: https://www.botb.com
Number of Employees
- Best of the Best PLC
- Unit 2 Plato Place
- 72-74 St Dionis Road
- Greater London
- SW6 4TU
- United Kingdom
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/01/26 22:25|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/01/26 00:00|
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.