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BisichiLSE:BISI Stock Report

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01 Dec, 2021


Company Financials
BISI fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance0/6
Financial Health4/6

BISI Stock Overview

Bisichi PLC engages in coal mining activities in the United Kingdom and South Africa.

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Bisichi
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUK£0.90
52 Week HighUK£1.40
52 Week LowUK£0.55
1 Month Change0%
3 Month Change20.00%
1 Year Change50.00%
3 Year Change0%
5 Year Change19.21%
Change since IPO309.09%

Recent News & Updates

Sep 28
Health Check: How Prudently Does Bisichi (LON:BISI) Use Debt?

Health Check: How Prudently Does Bisichi (LON:BISI) Use Debt?

Legendary fund manager Li Lu (who Charlie Munger backed) once said, 'The biggest investment risk is not the volatility...

Apr 30
Is Bisichi (LON:BISI) Using Too Much Debt?

Is Bisichi (LON:BISI) Using Too Much Debt?

Some say volatility, rather than debt, is the best way to think about risk as an investor, but Warren Buffett famously...

Shareholder Returns

BISIGB Oil and GasGB Market

Return vs Industry: BISI exceeded the UK Oil and Gas industry which returned 33.6% over the past year.

Return vs Market: BISI exceeded the UK Market which returned 13.8% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is BISI's price volatile compared to industry and market?
BISI volatility
BISI Average Weekly Movement14.9%
Oil and Gas Industry Average Movement7.9%
Market Average Movement4.9%
10% most volatile stocks in GB Market9.8%
10% least volatile stocks in GB Market2.5%

Stable Share Price: BISI is more volatile than 90% of UK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 15% a week.

Volatility Over Time: BISI's weekly volatility has increased from 9% to 15% over the past year.

About the Company

1910251Andrew Heller

Bisichi PLC engages in coal mining activities in the United Kingdom and South Africa. The company owns an interest in the Black Wattle Colliery located in Mpumulanga, South Africa. It also engages in the share dealing and retail property investment activities, as well as residential property development activity.

Bisichi Fundamentals Summary

How do Bisichi's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
BISI fundamental statistics
Market CapUK£9.61m
Earnings (TTM)-UK£2.30m
Revenue (TTM)UK£39.19m


P/S Ratio


P/E Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
BISI income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueUK£39.42m
Gross Profit-UK£229.00k

Last Reported Earnings

Jun 30, 2021

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)-0.22
Gross Margin-0.58%
Net Profit Margin-5.87%
Debt/Equity Ratio51.1%

How did BISI perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison


Is Bisichi 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: BISI (£0.9) is trading above our estimate of fair value (£0.69)

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

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: BISI is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the UK Oil and Gas industry average.

PE vs Market: BISI 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 BISI's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: BISI is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.6x) compared to the GB Oil and Gas industry average (0.9x).

Future Growth

How is Bisichi 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 Bisichi 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 Bisichi performed over the past 5 years?


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: BISI is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: BISI is currently unprofitable.

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: BISI is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 34.2% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare BISI's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: BISI is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Oil and Gas industry (63.2%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: BISI has a negative Return on Equity (-16.92%), as it is currently unprofitable.

Financial Health

How is Bisichi's financial position?

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: BISI's short term assets (£14.7M) do not cover its short term liabilities (£16.8M).

Long Term Liabilities: BISI's short term assets (£14.7M) exceed its long term liabilities (£6.2M).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: BISI's net debt to equity ratio (22.8%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: BISI's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 56.2% to 51.1% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: BISI's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (44.2%).

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

Balance Sheet


What is Bisichi current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate BISI's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate BISI's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if BISI's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if BISI's dividend payments have been increasing.

Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: BISI is not paying a notable dividend for the UK market.

Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of BISI's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the UK market.

Next Steps


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


Average board tenure


Andrew Heller (52 yo)

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Mr. Andrew R. Heller MA, ACA serves as Managing Director of Bisichi PLC (Formerly known as Bisichi Mining PLC). Mr. Heller also serves as Managing Director of Black Wattle Colliery (Proprietary) Limited. H...

CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Andrew's total compensation ($USD729.56K) is above average for companies of similar size in the UK market ($USD324.53K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Andrew's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.

Board Members

Experienced Board: BISI's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 18.5 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.

Ownership Breakdown

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

Top Shareholders

Company Information

Bisichi PLC's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Bisichi PLC
  • Ticker: BISI
  • Exchange: LSE
  • Founded: 1910
  • Industry: Coal and Consumable Fuels
  • Sector: Energy
  • Market Cap: UK£9.609m
  • Shares outstanding: 10.68m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • Bisichi PLC
  • 12 Little Portland Street
  • 2nd Floor
  • London
  • Greater London
  • W1W 8BJ
  • United Kingdom


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/12/01 18:49
End of Day Share Price2021/11/30 00:00
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.