MFX

Manx Financial GroupAIM:MFX Stock Report

Market Cap

UK£9.4m

7D

0%

1Y

6.5%

Updated

16 Sep, 2021

Data

Company Financials
MFX fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation5/6
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance1/6
Financial Health2/6
Dividends2/6

MFX Overview

Manx Financial Group PLC, through its subsidiaries, provides asset and personal finance, prepaid cards, and wealth management services in the Isle of Man, the United Kingdom, and the Channel Island.

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Manx Financial Group
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUK£0.083
52 Week HighUK£0.06
52 Week LowUK£0.10
Beta1
1 Month Change3.13%
3 Month Change3.13%
1 Year Change6.45%
3 Year Change-25.00%
5 Year Change-10.81%
Change since IPO-83.16%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

MFXGB Consumer FinanceGB Market
7D0%0.2%-0.4%
1Y6.5%53.7%19.2%

Return vs Industry: MFX underperformed the UK Consumer Finance industry which returned 49.1% over the past year.

Return vs Market: MFX underperformed the UK Market which returned 18.7% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is MFX's price volatile compared to industry and market?
MFX volatility
MFX Beta1
Industry Beta1.25
Market Beta1

Stable Share Price: MFX is not significantly more volatile than the rest of UK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.

Volatility Over Time: MFX's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
1935115Denham Hervey Ekehttps://www.mfg.im

Manx Financial Group PLC, through its subsidiaries, provides asset and personal finance, prepaid cards, and wealth management services in the Isle of Man, the United Kingdom, and the Channel Island. The company provides various financial products and services, such as savings accounts, asset financing, personal loans, block discounting, and other specialist secured credit facilities to consumers and business sectors; and loans to small and medium sized entities, as well as foreign exchange brokerage services. It also offers wealth management, mortgage and general insurance, and retirement planning to resident, business, and personal customers; and payment processing facilities.

Manx Financial Group Fundamentals Summary

How do Manx Financial Group's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
MFX fundamental statistics
Market CapUK£9.43m
Earnings (TTM)UK£1.94m
Revenue (TTM)UK£15.91m

4.9x

P/E Ratio

0.6x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
MFX income statement (TTM)
RevenueUK£15.91m
Cost of RevenueUK£3.48m
Gross ProfitUK£12.42m
ExpensesUK£10.49m
EarningsUK£1.94m

Last Reported Earnings

Dec 31, 2020

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)0.016
Gross Margin78.11%
Net Profit Margin12.17%
Debt/Equity Ratio99.1%

How did MFX perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Dividends

2.1%

Current Dividend Yield

11%

Payout Ratio

Valuation

Is Manx Financial Group undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

>50%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: MFX (£0.08) is trading below our estimate of fair value (£0.24)

Significantly Below Fair Value: MFX is trading below fair value by more than 20%.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: MFX is good value based on its PE Ratio (4.9x) compared to the UK Consumer Finance industry average (20.3x).

PE vs Market: MFX is good value based on its PE Ratio (4.9x) compared to the UK market (23x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate MFX's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: MFX is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.4x) compared to the GB Consumer Finance industry average (1.3x).


Future Growth

How is Manx Financial Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

27.1%

Forecasted Diversified Financials 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 Manx Financial Group 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.


Past Performance

How has Manx Financial Group performed over the past 5 years?

7.5%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: MFX has a high level of non-cash earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: MFX's current net profit margins (12.2%) are lower than last year (13.4%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: MFX's earnings have grown by 7.5% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: MFX's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: MFX had negative earnings growth (-27.6%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Consumer Finance industry average (-49.2%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: MFX's Return on Equity (8.8%) is considered low.


Financial Health

How is Manx Financial Group's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: MFX's short term assets (£229.4M) exceed its short term liabilities (£220.2M).

Long Term Liabilities: MFX's short term assets (£229.4M) exceed its long term liabilities (£25.4M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: MFX's debt to equity ratio (99.1%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: MFX's debt to equity ratio has increased from 65% to 99.1% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: MFX's operating cash flow is negative, therefore debt is not well covered.

Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if MFX's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.


Balance Sheet


Dividend

What is Manx Financial Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

2.08%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: MFX's dividend (2.08%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (1.3%).

High Dividend: MFX's dividend (2.08%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (3.91%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Too early to tell whether MFX's dividend payments have been stable as they only just started paying a dividend.

Growing Dividend: Too early to tell if MFX's dividend payments are increasing as they only just started paying a dividend.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (10.6%), MFX's dividend payments are thoroughly covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.


Next Steps

Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

11.7yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Denham Hervey Eke (69 yo)

12.58yrs

Tenure

UK£43,750

Compensation

Mr. Denham Hervey Newall Eke serves as Investor Director of Beckley Psytech Limited. Mr. Eke serves as a Director of Juvenescence Ltd. and served as its Executive Director.Mr. Eke serves as the Chief Fina...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Denham Hervey's total compensation ($USD60.55K) is below average for companies of similar size in the UK market ($USD325.25K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Denham Hervey's compensation has increased by more than 20% whilst company earnings have fallen more than 20% in the past year.


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: MFX's management team is seasoned and experienced (11.7 years average tenure).


Board Members

Experienced Board: MFX's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 12.6 years average tenure).


Ownership

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.


Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Manx Financial Group PLC's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Manx Financial Group PLC
  • Ticker: MFX
  • Exchange: AIM
  • Founded: 1935
  • Industry: Consumer Finance
  • Sector: Diversified Financials
  • Market Cap: UK£9.429m
  • Shares outstanding: 114.29m
  • Website: https://www.mfg.im

Number of Employees


Location

  • Manx Financial Group PLC
  • Clarendon House
  • Victoria Street
  • Douglas
  • IM1 2LN
  • Isle of Man

Listings


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/09/16 05:14
End of Day Share Price2021/09/15 00:00
Earnings2020/12/31
Annual Earnings2020/12/31


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.