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Executive Summary

Octopus Titan VCT plc is a venture capital trust specializing in early stage startups, early venture, mid venture, late venture and expansion investments. More Details

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Share Price & News

How has Octopus Titan VCT's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: OTV2 is less volatile than 75% of UK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 1% a week.

Volatility Over Time: OTV2's weekly volatility (1%) has been stable over the past year.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-0.6%

OTV2

-0.9%

GB Capital Markets

-0.8%

GB Market


1 Year Return

-3.5%

OTV2

9.6%

GB Capital Markets

-3.7%

GB Market

Return vs Industry: OTV2 underperformed the UK Capital Markets industry which returned 8.7% over the past year.

Return vs Market: OTV2 underperformed the UK Market which returned -2% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

OTV2IndustryMarket
7 Day-0.6%-0.9%-0.8%
30 Day-1.2%3.6%0.9%
90 Day-1.8%14.3%6.6%
1 Year2.3%-3.5%13.1%9.6%2.1%-3.7%
3 Year6.8%-10.0%48.7%31.9%9.6%-3.5%
5 Year17.6%-14.8%117.0%80.6%41.7%14.3%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Octopus Titan VCT's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


Simply Wall St News

No news available

Valuation

Is Octopus Titan VCT undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

12.18x

Price to Earnings (PE) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: OTV2 (£0.84) is trading above our estimate of fair value (£0.22)

Significantly Below Fair Value: OTV2 is trading above our estimate of fair value.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: OTV2 is good value based on its PE Ratio (12.2x) compared to the GB Capital Markets industry average (21.2x).

PE vs Market: OTV2 is good value based on its PE Ratio (12.2x) compared to the UK market (23.6x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate OTV2's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: OTV2 is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.8x) compared to the GB Capital Markets industry average (1.6x).

Future Growth

How is Octopus Titan VCT forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

23.8%

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 Octopus Titan VCT 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 Octopus Titan VCT performed over the past 5 years?

252.9%

Last years earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: OTV2 has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: OTV2's current net profit margins (63.4%) are higher than last year (45.3%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: Insufficient data to determine if OTV2's year-on-year earnings growth rate was positive over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: Insufficient data to compare OTV2's past year earnings growth to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: OTV2 earnings growth over the past year (252.9%) exceeded the Capital Markets industry -0.9%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: OTV2's Return on Equity (6.4%) is considered low.

Financial Health

How is Octopus Titan VCT's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: OTV2's short term assets (£290.8M) exceed its short term liabilities (£25.1M).

Long Term Liabilities: OTV2 has no long term liabilities.


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: OTV2 is debt free.

Reducing Debt: OTV2 has not had any debt for past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: OTV2 has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.

Interest Coverage: OTV2 has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.


Balance Sheet

Dividend

What is Octopus Titan VCT current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

5.99%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: OTV2's dividend (5.99%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (1.49%).

High Dividend: OTV2's dividend (5.99%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (4.52%)


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: OTV2's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: OTV2's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (62.5%), OTV2's dividend payments are 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.

Management

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


CEO

Octopus Titan VCT has no CEO, or we have no data on them.


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 been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 13%.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Octopus Titan VCT plc's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information


Number of Employees


Location

  • Octopus Titan VCT plc
  • 33 Holborn
  • London
  • Greater London
  • EC1N 2HT
  • United Kingdom

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
OTV2LSE (London Stock Exchange)YesOrdinary SharesGBGBPDec 2007
8Y2DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesOrdinary SharesDEEURDec 2007

Biography

Octopus Titan VCT plc is a venture capital trust specializing in early stage startups, early venture, mid venture, late venture and expansion investments. It invests in companies that are not listed on the...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/02/24 18:56
End of Day Share Price2021/02/24 00:00
Earnings2019/12/31
Annual Earnings2019/12/31


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.