The Brighton Pier Group PLC operates leisure and entertainment assets in the United Kingdom.
Undervalued with solid track record.
Share Price & News
How has Brighton Pier Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: PIER's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: PIER underperformed the UK Hospitality industry which returned -29.7% over the past year.
Return vs Market: PIER underperformed the UK Market which returned -12.8% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Brighton Pier Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StWhat Did The Brighton Pier Group PLC's (LON:PIER) CEO Take Home Last Year?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StThose Who Purchased Brighton Pier Group (LON:PIER) Shares Three Years Ago Have A 62% Loss To Show For It
2 months ago | Simply Wall StHow Does Brighton Pier Group's (LON:PIER) P/E Compare To Its Industry, After The Share Price Drop?
Is Brighton Pier Group 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: PIER (£0.38) is trading below our estimate of fair value (£1.84)
Significantly Below Fair Value: PIER is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: PIER is good value based on its PE Ratio (5.7x) compared to the Hospitality industry average (17.8x).
PE vs Market: PIER is good value based on its PE Ratio (5.7x) compared to the UK market (14.6x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate PIER's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: PIER is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.5x) compared to the GB Hospitality industry average (1x).
How is Brighton Pier Group 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 PIER's forecast earnings growth is above the savings rate (1.2%).
Earnings vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if PIER'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: PIER's revenue (2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the UK market (3.6% per year).
High Growth Revenue: PIER's revenue (2% 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 PIER's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Brighton Pier Group performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: PIER has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: PIER's current net profit margins (7.5%) are higher than last year (4.5%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: PIER has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 61.3% per year.
Accelerating Growth: PIER's earnings growth over the past year (72.7%) exceeds its 5-year average (61.3% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: PIER earnings growth over the past year (72.7%) exceeded the Hospitality industry -10.9%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: PIER's Return on Equity (9.5%) is considered low.
How is Brighton Pier Group's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: PIER's short term assets (£4.0M) do not cover its short term liabilities (£8.9M).
Long Term Liabilities: PIER's short term assets (£4.0M) do not cover its long term liabilities (£31.0M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: PIER's debt to equity ratio (50.8%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: PIER's debt to equity ratio has increased from 41.8% to 50.8% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: PIER's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (45.4%).
Interest Coverage: PIER's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (5.3x coverage).
What is Brighton Pier Group's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate PIER's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate PIER'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 PIER's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if PIER's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of PIER'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
Ms. Anne Ackord has been the Chief Executive Officer of The Brighton Pier Group PLC since June 26, 2017 and has been its Executive Director since April 2016. Ms. Martin has been General Manager of The Brig ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Anne's total compensation ($USD219.70K) is below average for companies of similar size in the UK market ($USD336.69K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Anne's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|CEO & Executive Director||2.83yrs||UK£178.00k||no data|
|CFO, Company Secretary & Executive Director||no data||UK£168.00k||3.36% £470.1k|
|Non-Executive Chairman||4.83yrs||no data||26.99% £3.8m|
|Senior Independent Director||no data||UK£30.00k||1.27% £177.2k|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||4.83yrs||UK£30.00k||0.14% £20.3k|
Experienced Board: PIER's board of directors are considered experienced (4.8 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.
The Brighton Pier Group PLC's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: The Brighton Pier Group PLC
- Ticker: PIER
- Exchange: AIM
- Founded: 2006
- Industry: Restaurants
- Sector: Consumer Services
- Market Cap: UK£13.982m
- Shares outstanding: 37.29m
- Website: https://www.brightonpiergroup.com
Number of Employees
- The Brighton Pier Group PLC
- 36 Drury Lane
- Greater London
- WC2B 5RR
- United Kingdom
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|PIER||AIM (London Stock Exchange AIM Market)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||GBP||Nov 2013|
The Brighton Pier Group PLC operates leisure and entertainment assets in the United Kingdom. The company owns and operates Brighton Palace Pier that offers a range of attractions, including 2 arcades and 18 funfair rides, as well as various on-site hospitality and catering facilities. It also operates and manages 12 premium bars under the Embargo Republica, Lola Lo, Po Na Na, Le Fez, Lowlander, Smash, and Coalition names; and operates 8 indoor mini golf sites at high footfall retail and leisure centers. The company was formerly known as Eclectic Bar Group plc and changed its name to The Brighton Pier Group PLC in April 2016. The Brighton Pier Group PLC was founded in 2006 and is based in London, the United Kingdom.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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|Company Analysis||2020/05/31 00:22|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/05/29 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.