Wey Education plc provides online educational services using an Internet-based platform to deliver teaching to students at primary, secondary, and of sixth-form age worldwide. More Details
Flawless balance sheet and slightly overvalued.
Share Price & News
How has Wey Education's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: WEY'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: WEY exceeded the UK Consumer Services industry which returned 34% over the past year.
Return vs Market: WEY exceeded the UK Market which returned -16.6% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Wey Education's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StWey Education plc's (LON:WEY) Stock Has Seen Strong Momentum: Does That Call For Deeper Study Of Its Financial Prospects?
4 months ago | Simply Wall StWhy We’re Not Keen On Wey Education plc’s (LON:WEY) 4.5% Return On Capital
5 months ago | Simply Wall StIs Wey Education plc's (LON:WEY) Recent Stock Performance Influenced By Its Fundamentals In Any Way?
Is Wey Education 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: WEY (£0.31) is trading below our estimate of fair value (£0.85)
Significantly Below Fair Value: WEY is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: WEY is poor value based on its PE Ratio (95.6x) compared to the XE Consumer Services industry average (17.4x).
PE vs Market: WEY is poor value based on its PE Ratio (95.6x) compared to the UK market (18.1x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate WEY's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: WEY is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (6.7x) compared to the XE Consumer Services industry average (2.7x).
How is Wey Education 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 WEY's forecast earnings growth is above the savings rate (1.2%).
Earnings vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if WEY'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: WEY's revenue (21.2% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the UK market (6% per year).
High Growth Revenue: WEY's revenue (21.2% per year) is forecast to grow faster than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if WEY's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Wey Education performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: WEY has a large one-off gain of £135.2K impacting its February 29 2020 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: WEY became profitable in the past.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: WEY has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 29.6% per year.
Accelerating Growth: WEY has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: WEY has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Consumer Services industry (39.5%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: WEY's Return on Equity (6.9%) is considered low.
How is Wey Education's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: WEY's short term assets (£8.0M) exceed its short term liabilities (£4.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: WEY's short term assets (£8.0M) exceed its long term liabilities (£129.0K).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: WEY is debt free.
Reducing Debt: WEY has no debt compared to 5 years ago when its debt to equity ratio was 84.2%.
Debt Coverage: WEY has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: WEY has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Wey Education current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Forecast Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate WEY's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate WEY'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 WEY's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if WEY'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 WEY'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
Jacqui Daniell (59 yo)
Mrs. Jacqueline Karen Daniell, also known as Jacqui, has been the Chief Executive Officer of Wey Education Plc since April 2019 and has been its Executive Director since October 31, 2016 and was its Interi ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Jacqui's total compensation ($USD192.04K) is below average for companies of similar size in the UK market ($USD359.64K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Jacqui's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|CEO & Executive Director||no data||UK£147.19k||7.44% |
|Executive Director of Finance||2yrs||UK£92.83k||0.031% |
|HR Director & Executive Director||2.42yrs||UK£92.84k||0.048% |
|Executive Director||0.75yr||no data||no data|
|Chairman of the Board||1.92yrs||UK£43.16k||0.36% |
|Senior Independent Non-Executive Director||no data||UK£15.00k||0.36% |
|Member of Academic Advisory Board||3.75yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Board: WEY's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.2 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.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Wey Education plc's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Wey Education plc
- Ticker: WEY
- Exchange: AIM
- Founded: 2007
- Industry: Education Services
- Sector: Consumer Services
- Market Cap: UK£42.267m
- Shares outstanding: 138.58m
- Website: https://www.weyeducation.com
Number of Employees
- Wey Education plc
- 10 Orange Street
- Greater London
- WC2H 7DQ
- United Kingdom
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|WEY||AIM (London Stock Exchange AIM Market)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||GBP||Apr 2011|
Wey Education plc provides online educational services using an Internet-based platform to deliver teaching to students at primary, secondary, and of sixth-form age worldwide. It operates two school brands ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/10/23 20:57|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/10/23 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.