Bahamas Petroleum Company plc engages in the oil and gas exploration activities in the Commonwealth of the Bahamas.
Flawless balance sheet with weak fundamentals.
Share Price & News
How has Bahamas Petroleum's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: BPC's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
GB Oil and Gas
1 Year Return
GB Oil and Gas
Return vs Industry: BPC exceeded the UK Oil and Gas industry which returned -11.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: BPC exceeded the UK Market which returned 1.4% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Bahamas Petroleum's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Bahamas Petroleum 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: Insufficient data to calculate BPC's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate BPC's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: BPC is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Oil and Gas industry average.
PE vs Market: BPC 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 BPC's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: BPC is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (2x) compared to the GB Oil and Gas industry average (0.6x).
How is Bahamas Petroleum forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Energy 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 Bahamas Petroleum 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.
- Examine Bahamas Petroleum's financial health to determine how well-positioned it is against times of financial stress by looking at its level of debt over time and how much cash it has left.
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How has Bahamas Petroleum performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: BPC is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: BPC is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: BPC is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 19.5% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare BPC's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: BPC is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Oil and Gas industry (26.8%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: BPC has a negative Return on Equity (-5.19%), as it is currently unprofitable.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is Bahamas Petroleum's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: BPC's short term assets ($3.9M) exceed its short term liabilities ($733.5K).
Long Term Liabilities: BPC has no long term liabilities.
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: BPC is debt free.
Reducing Debt: BPC has not had any debt for past 5 years.
Inventory Level: BPC has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: Insufficient data to determine if BPC'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: BPC has sufficient cash runway for more than a year based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: BPC has sufficient cash runway for 1 years if free cash flow continues to grow at historical rates of 20.3% each year.
What is Bahamas Petroleum's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate BPC's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate BPC'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 BPC's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if BPC'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 BPC'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
Simon Potter (61yo)
Mr. Simon Craig Potter, B.Sc. (Geology), M.Sc. has been the Chief Executive Officer of Bahamas Petroleum Company PLC since October 17, 2011. Mr. Potter served as the Chief Executive Officer and Managing Di ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Simon's total compensation ($USD462.50K) is above average for companies of similar size in the UK market ($USD325.25K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Simon's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|CEO & Director||8.3yrs||no data||no data|
|Non-Executive Director||8.3yrs||US$66.09k||no data|
|Non-Executive Director||7.8yrs||US$58.88k||no data|
|Non-Executive Chairman||5.8yrs||US$90.22k||no data|
|Non-Executive Deputy Chairman||5.8yrs||US$59.02k||no data|
Experienced Board: BPC's board of directors are considered experienced (7.8 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.
Bahamas Petroleum Company plc's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Bahamas Petroleum Company plc
- Ticker: BPC
- Exchange: AIM
- Founded: 2005
- Industry: Oil and Gas Exploration and Production
- Sector: Energy
- Market Cap: UK£105.248m
- Shares outstanding: 2.17b
- Website: https://www.bpcplc.com
- Bahamas Petroleum Company plc
- IOMA House
- Hope Street
- Isle of Man
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- United Kingdom
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|BPC||AIM (London Stock Exchange AIM Market)||Yes||New Ordinary Shares||GB||GBP||Nov 2005|
|BPV||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||New Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Nov 2005|
|BSHP.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||New Ordinary Shares||US||USD||Nov 2005|
Bahamas Petroleum Company plc engages in the oil and gas exploration activities in the Commonwealth of the Bahamas. The company owns a 100% interest in five exploration licenses. Bahamas Petroleum Company plc was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Douglas, the United Kingdom.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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|Company Analysis||2020/02/25 22:10|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/02/25 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.