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.
Flawless balance sheet with concerning outlook.
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 -3.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: WEY exceeded the UK Market which returned -22.4% 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
4 weeks ago | Simply Wall StShould You Be Worried About Insider Transactions At Wey Education plc (LON:WEY)?
2 months ago | Simply Wall StIs Wey Education plc's (LON:WEY) CEO Paid Enough Relative To Peers?
4 months ago | Simply Wall StThis Insider Has Just Sold Shares In Wey Education plc (LON:WEY)
Is Wey Education undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Book (PB) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: WEY (£0.24) is trading above our estimate of fair value (£0.14)
Significantly Below Fair Value: WEY is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: WEY is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Consumer Services industry average.
PE vs Market: WEY is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the UK market.
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 (5.4x) compared to the GB Consumer Services industry average (2.6x).
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 (0.5%).
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 (19.6% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the UK market (2.4% per year).
High Growth Revenue: WEY's revenue (19.6% 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 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 is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: WEY is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: WEY is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 8% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare WEY's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: WEY is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Consumer Services industry (42.5%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: WEY has a negative Return on Equity (-6.47%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Wey Education's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: WEY's short term assets (£5.7M) exceed its short term liabilities (£2.2M).
Long Term Liabilities: WEY has no long term liabilities.
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: WEY is debt free.
Reducing Debt: WEY currently has no debt however we can't compare to 5 years ago as we have no data for that period.
Inventory Level: WEY has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: Insufficient data to determine if WEY's debt is covered by short term assets.
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: Whilst unprofitable WEY has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if it maintains its current positive free cash flow level.
Forecast Cash Runway: WEY is unprofitable but has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years, due to free cash flow being positive and growing by 47.1% per year.
What is Wey Education's 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 payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate WEY's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any 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 (58yo)
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 ($USD182.47K) is below average for companies of similar size in the UK market ($USD333.37K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Jacqui's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
|CEO & Executive Director||no data||UK£147.19k||7.47% £2.5m|
|Executive Director of Finance||1.5yrs||UK£92.83k||0.061% £20.0k|
|HR Director & Executive Director||1.92yrs||UK£92.84k||0.16% £51.8k|
|Executive Director||0.25yr||no data||no data|
|Chairman of the Board||1.42yrs||UK£43.16k||0.72% £236.9k|
|Senior Independent Non-Executive Director||no data||UK£15.00k||0.36% £119.5k|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||5.17yrs||UK£26.56k||0.14% £47.8k|
|Member of Academic Advisory Board||3.25yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Board: WEY's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.9 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 been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 6.4%.
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£33.028m
- Shares outstanding: 138.19m
- 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, InterHigh, an online school and Academy 21, which provides alternative education potions for other schools and businesses. The company was incorporated in 2007 and is based in London, the United Kingdom.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/04/01 22:58|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/04/01 00:00|
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