Wentworth Resources plc, an exploration and production company, explores for, develops, and produces natural gas and other hydrocarbons. More Details
Flawless balance sheet and good value.
Share Price & News
How has Wentworth Resources's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: WEN is not significantly more volatile than the rest of UK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 7% a week.
Volatility Over Time: WEN's weekly volatility (7%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
GB Oil and Gas
1 Year Return
GB Oil and Gas
Return vs Industry: WEN exceeded the UK Oil and Gas industry which returned -6.8% over the past year.
Return vs Market: WEN exceeded the UK Market which returned 1.1% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Wentworth Resources's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Wentworth Resources 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: WEN (£0.21) is trading below our estimate of fair value (£1.47)
Significantly Below Fair Value: WEN is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: WEN is poor value based on its PE Ratio (15.5x) compared to the GB Oil and Gas industry average (15.1x).
PE vs Market: WEN is good value based on its PE Ratio (15.5x) compared to the UK market (24.3x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate WEN's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: WEN is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.5x) compared to the GB Oil and Gas industry average (1x).
How is Wentworth Resources forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 3 analysts?
Forecasted annual revenue growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: Insufficient data to determine if WEN's forecast earnings growth is above the savings rate (1%).
Earnings vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if WEN'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: WEN's revenue (5.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the UK market (7.3% per year).
High Growth Revenue: WEN's revenue (5.7% 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 WEN's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Wentworth Resources performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: WEN has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: WEN became profitable in the past.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: WEN has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by -53.9% per year.
Accelerating Growth: WEN has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: WEN has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Oil and Gas industry (-47%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: WEN's Return on Equity (3.4%) is considered low.
How is Wentworth Resources's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: WEN's short term assets ($18.7M) exceed its short term liabilities ($1.1M).
Long Term Liabilities: WEN's short term assets ($18.7M) exceed its long term liabilities ($1.2M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: WEN is debt free.
Reducing Debt: WEN has no debt compared to 5 years ago when its debt to equity ratio was 14.6%.
Debt Coverage: WEN has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: WEN has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Wentworth Resources's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: WEN's dividend (7.43%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (1.47%).
High Dividend: WEN's dividend (7.43%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (4.48%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, WEN has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.
Growing Dividend: WEN's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 2 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its high payout ratio (95.4%), WEN's dividend payments are not well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: WEN's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (84.2% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Roe Ward (41 yo)
Mrs. Katherine Louise Margiad Ward, also known as Roe, is Chief Executive Officer at Wentworth Resources plc and serves as its Director since November 2, 2018. She served as Interim Chief Executive at Went...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Roe's total compensation ($USD497.95K) is above average for companies of similar size in the UK market ($USD335.50K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Roe's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|CEO & Director||1.33yrs||US$497.95k||no data|
|Senior Independent Director||2.33yrs||US$76.81k||no data|
|Independent Deputy Chairman||2.33yrs||US$76.81k||no data|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||2.33yrs||US$76.81k||0.16% |
|Non-Executive Chairman||10.58yrs||US$256.72k||no data|
Experienced Board: WEN's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.3 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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Wentworth Resources plc's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Wentworth Resources plc
- Ticker: WEN
- Exchange: AIM
- Founded: 2000
- Industry: Oil and Gas Exploration and Production
- Sector: Energy
- Market Cap: UK£38.038m
- Shares outstanding: 185.55m
- Website: https://www.wentplc.com
Number of Employees
- Wentworth Resources plc
- Thames Tower
- 2nd Floor
- RG1 1LX
- United Kingdom
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|1W0||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Shares||DE||EUR||Jul 2005|
|WEN||AIM (London Stock Exchange AIM Market)||Yes||Common Shares||GB||GBP||Jul 2005|
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Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/03/03 18:43|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/03/03 00:00|
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