Malvern International plc, an investment holding company, provides educational consultancy services in the United Kingdom and Singapore. More Details
Weak fundamentals or lack of information.
Share Price & News
How has Malvern International's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: MLVN's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
GB Consumer Services
1 Year Return
GB Consumer Services
Return vs Industry: MLVN underperformed the UK Consumer Services industry which returned 34% over the past year.
Return vs Market: MLVN underperformed the UK Market which returned -16.6% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Malvern International's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
7 months ago | Simply Wall StDid Changing Sentiment Drive Malvern International's (LON:MLVN) Share Price Down A Painful 92%?
9 months ago | Simply Wall StDo Insiders Own Shares In Malvern International plc (LON:MLVN)?
10 months ago | Simply Wall StSuch Is Life: How Malvern International (LON:MLVN) Shareholders Saw Their Shares Drop 68%
Is Malvern International undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
In this section, we usually try to help investors determine whether Malvern International is trading at an attractive price based on the cash flow it is expected to produce in the future. But as Malvern International has not provided consistent financial data, and the stock also has no analyst forecast or coverage, its intrinsic value cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst consensus cash flow predictions.
This is quite a rare situation as 89% of companies covered by Simply Wall St do have a valuation analysis.
- Take a look at our analysis of MLVN's management and see if the CEO's compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
- When valuing a company like this, investors focus more on how they perceive the size of the opportunity, the company's ability to deliver and scale, and the strength of the team. While we are not analysing this type of data at the moment, if you don't know where to start, we recommend reading through Malvern International regulatory filings.
- Explore potentially undervalued companies in the Consumer Services industry.
How is Malvern International forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Consumer 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 Malvern International 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.
- Take a look at our analysis of MLVN’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
- Malvern International competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
- Explore growth companies in the Consumer Services industry.
How has Malvern International performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: MLVN is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: MLVN is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: MLVN is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 6.3% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare MLVN's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: MLVN is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Consumer Services industry (39.5%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: MLVN's liabilities exceed its assets, so it is difficult to calculate its Return on Equity.
How is Malvern International's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: MLVN has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering short term liabilities.
Long Term Liabilities: MLVN has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering long term liabilities.
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: MLVN has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than a high debt level.
Reducing Debt: MLVN's has negative shareholder equity, so we do not need to check if its debt has reduced over time.
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: Insufficient data to determine if MLVN has enough cash runway based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: Insufficient data to determine if MLVN has enough cash runway if its free cash flow continues to grow or shrink based on historical rates.
What is Malvern International current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate MLVN's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate MLVN'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 MLVN's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if MLVN's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: MLVN is not paying a notable dividend for the UK market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of MLVN'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 management tenure
Richard Christopher Mace (40 yo)
Mr. Richard Christopher Mace has been Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director at Malvern International plc since June 30, 2020. Mr. Mace holds Directorship in Communicate English School Limited. Mr. ...
|CEO & Executive Director||0.33yr||no data||0.46% |
|Group Chief Financial Officer||2.75yrs||no data||no data|
|Group Chief Operating Officer||no data||no data||no data|
|Managing Director of Malvern International Malaysia||no data||no data||no data|
|Managing Director of Global Institute for Management & Technology/ Malvern House Oman||no data||no data||no data|
|Group Head of Finance||no data||no data||no data|
|Chief Executive Officer of AEC College Singapore||8.42yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Executive Officer of Malvern House International||6.33yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Financial Officer of AEC College Singapore and Head of Human Resources - AEC College Singapore||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: MLVN's management team is considered experienced (4.5 years average tenure).
|CEO & Executive Director||0.33yr||no data||0.46% |
|Independent Non-Executive Chairman||1yr||UK£18.25k||no data|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||1yr||UK£5.75k||0.17% |
Experienced Board: MLVN's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1 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 been substantially diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 475.2%.
Malvern International plc's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Malvern International plc
- Ticker: MLVN
- Exchange: AIM
- Founded: 1980
- Industry: Education Services
- Sector: Consumer Services
- Market Cap: UK£1.710m
- Shares outstanding: 1.49b
- Website: https://www.malverninternational.com
Number of Employees
- Malvern International plc
- 200 Pentonville Road
- Greater London
- N1 9JP
- United Kingdom
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|MLVN||AIM (London Stock Exchange AIM Market)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||GBP||Dec 2004|
Malvern International plc, an investment holding company, provides educational consultancy services in the United Kingdom and Singapore. The company operates colleges, including Malvern House London; Malve ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/10/23 20:49|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/10/23 00:00|
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