SDI Group plc, through its subsidiaries, designs and manufactures scientific and technology products based on digital imaging in the United Kingdom, rest of Europe, the United States, Asia, and internationally. More Details
Flawless balance sheet with high growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has SDI Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: SDI is more volatile than 75% of UK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 11% a week.
Volatility Over Time: SDI's weekly volatility (11%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of UK stocks.
7 Day Return
GB Medical Equipment
1 Year Return
GB Medical Equipment
Return vs Industry: SDI exceeded the UK Medical Equipment industry which returned -12.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SDI exceeded the UK Market which returned 1.1% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is SDI Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StHere’s What’s Happening With Returns At SDI Group (LON:SDI)
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StIs SDI Group (LON:SDI) A Risky Investment?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StHow Is SDI Group's (LON:SDI) CEO Paid Relative To Peers?
Is SDI Group undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: SDI (£1.74) is trading above our estimate of fair value (£1.44)
Significantly Below Fair Value: SDI is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SDI is poor value based on its PE Ratio (52.3x) compared to the GB Medical Equipment industry average (49.2x).
PE vs Market: SDI is poor value based on its PE Ratio (52.3x) compared to the UK market (24.3x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: SDI is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.2x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SDI is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (7.6x) compared to the GB Medical Equipment industry average (3.9x).
How is SDI Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 2 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: SDI's forecast earnings growth (42.3% per year) is above the savings rate (1%).
Earnings vs Market: SDI's earnings (42.3% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the UK market (22.9% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: SDI's revenue (16.7% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the UK market (7.3% per year).
High Growth Revenue: SDI's revenue (16.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: SDI's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (25.7%)
How has SDI Group performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SDI has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: SDI's current net profit margins (11.9%) are higher than last year (10.8%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SDI's earnings have grown significantly by 33.6% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: SDI's earnings growth over the past year (44.3%) exceeds its 5-year average (33.6% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: SDI earnings growth over the past year (44.3%) exceeded the Medical Equipment industry -29.1%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: SDI's Return on Equity (14.5%) is considered low.
How is SDI Group's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SDI's short term assets (£12.0M) exceed its short term liabilities (£7.9M).
Long Term Liabilities: SDI's short term assets (£12.0M) exceed its long term liabilities (£6.6M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SDI's debt to equity ratio (16.9%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: SDI's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 45.5% to 16.9% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: SDI's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (173.8%).
Interest Coverage: SDI's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (14.9x coverage).
What is SDI Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate SDI's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate SDI'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 SDI's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if SDI'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 SDI'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
Mike Creedon (59 yo)
Mr. Michael John Creedon, also known as Mike, FCCA, MBA has been the Chief Executive Officer of SDI Group plc (formerly known as Scientific Digital Imaging plc) since May 29, 2012 and served as its Company...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Mike's total compensation ($USD329.18K) is below average for companies of similar size in the UK market ($USD574.45K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Mike's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|CEO & Director||8.83yrs||UK£236.00k||0.45% |
|CFO, Company Secretary & Director||2.67yrs||UK£147.00k||0.10% |
|Independent Non-Executive Director||3.67yrs||UK£29.00k||0.092% |
|Independent Chairman of the Board||9.17yrs||UK£49.00k||1.28% |
|Independent Non-Executive Director||4.08yrs||UK£29.00k||0.067% |
Experienced Board: SDI's board of directors are considered experienced (4.1 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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
SDI Group plc's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: SDI Group plc
- Ticker: SDI
- Exchange: AIM
- Founded: 2007
- Industry: Health Care Equipment
- Sector: Healthcare
- Market Cap: UK£169.657m
- Shares outstanding: 97.50m
- Website: https://www.scientificdigitalimaging.com
Number of Employees
- SDI Group plc
- Beacon House
- Nuffield Road
- CB4 1TF
- United Kingdom
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|SDI||AIM (London Stock Exchange AIM Market)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||GBP||Apr 2009|
|SD0||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Apr 2009|
|SDII.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||US||USD||Apr 2009|
SDI Group plc, through its subsidiaries, designs and manufactures scientific and technology products based on digital imaging in the United Kingdom, rest of Europe, the United States, Asia, and internation...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/03/03 21:08|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/03/03 00:00|
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