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Accrol Group Holdings AIM:ACRL Stock Report

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08 Aug, 2022


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ACRL fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth1/6
Past Performance0/6
Financial Health3/6

ACRL Stock Overview

Accrol Group Holdings plc engages in the soft tissue paper converting business in the United Kingdom and Europe.

Accrol Group Holdings Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Accrol Group Holdings
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUK£0.27
52 Week HighUK£0.57
52 Week LowUK£0.18
1 Month Change7.93%
3 Month Change22.63%
1 Year Change-44.97%
3 Year Change6.20%
5 Year Change-81.04%
Change since IPO-75.86%

Recent News & Updates

Apr 13
Here's Why Accrol Group Holdings (LON:ACRL) Has A Meaningful Debt Burden

Here's Why Accrol Group Holdings (LON:ACRL) Has A Meaningful Debt Burden

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Shareholder Returns

ACRLGB Household ProductsGB Market

Return vs Industry: ACRL underperformed the UK Household Products industry which returned -3.5% over the past year.

Return vs Market: ACRL underperformed the UK Market which returned -6.8% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is ACRL's price volatile compared to industry and market?
ACRL volatility
ACRL Average Weekly Movement5.5%
Household Products Industry Average Movement6.1%
Market Average Movement5.4%
10% most volatile stocks in GB Market10.8%
10% least volatile stocks in GB Market2.7%

Stable Share Price: ACRL is not significantly more volatile than the rest of UK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 6% a week.

Volatility Over Time: ACRL's weekly volatility (6%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

1993416Gareth Jenkins

Accrol Group Holdings plc engages in the soft tissue paper converting business in the United Kingdom and Europe. The company manufactures and sells private label toilet tissue, kitchen towels, and facial tissues, as well as biodegradable wet wipes. It serves discounters and grocery retailers.

Accrol Group Holdings Fundamentals Summary

How do Accrol Group Holdings's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
ACRL fundamental statistics
Market CapUK£84.66m
Earnings (TTM)-UK£4.90m
Revenue (TTM)UK£148.00m


P/S Ratio


P/E Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
ACRL income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueUK£105.48m
Gross ProfitUK£42.51m
Other ExpensesUK£47.42m

Last Reported Earnings

Oct 31, 2021

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)-0.015
Gross Margin28.73%
Net Profit Margin-3.31%
Debt/Equity Ratio21.3%

How did ACRL perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison



Current Dividend Yield


Payout Ratio
We’ve recently updated our valuation analysis.


Is ACRL undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score


Valuation Score 5/6

  • Price-To-Sales vs Peers

  • Price-To-Sales vs Industry

  • Price-To-Sales vs Fair Ratio

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • Analyst Forecast

Key Valuation Metric

Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for ACRL?

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

ACRL key valuation metrics and ratios. From Price to Earnings, Price to Sales and Price to Book to Price to Earnings Growth Ratio, Enterprise Value and EBITDA.
Key Statistics
Enterprise Value/Revenue0.9x
Enterprise Value/EBITDA16.3x
PEG Ration/a

Price to Sales Ratio vs Peers

How does ACRL's PS Ratio compare to its peers?

ACRL PS Ratio vs Peers
The above table shows the PS ratio for ACRL vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPSEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average0.9x
MCB McBride
W7L Warpaint London
REVB Revolution Beauty Group
VLG Venture Life Group
ACRL Accrol Group Holdings

Price-To-Sales vs Peers: ACRL is good value based on its Price-To-Sales Ratio (0.6x) compared to the peer average (0.9x).

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does ACRL's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the Global Household Products Industry?

Price-To-Sales vs Industry: ACRL is good value based on its Price-To-Sales Ratio (0.6x) compared to the European Household Products industry average (0.6x)

Price to Sales Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is ACRL's PS Ratio compared to its Fair PS Ratio? This is the expected PS Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.

ACRL PS Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PS Ratio0.6x
Fair PS Ratio1.1x

Price-To-Sales vs Fair Ratio: ACRL is good value based on its Price-To-Sales Ratio (0.6x) compared to the estimated Fair Price-To-Sales Ratio (1.1x).

Share Price vs Fair Value

What is the Fair Price of ACRL when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.

Below Fair Value: ACRL (£0.27) is trading below our estimate of fair value (£1.34)

Significantly Below Fair Value: ACRL is trading below fair value by more than 20%.

Analyst Price Targets

What is the analyst 12-month forecast and do we have any statistical confidence in the consensus price target?

Analyst Forecast: Insufficient data to show price forecast.

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Future Growth

How is Accrol Group Holdings forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 2 analysts?

Future Growth Score


Future Growth Score 1/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


Forecasted annual revenue growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts

Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: Insufficient data to determine if ACRL's forecast earnings growth is above the savings rate (0.9%).

Earnings vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if ACRL's earnings are forecast to grow faster than the UK market

High Growth Earnings: Insufficient data to determine if ACRL's earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: ACRL's revenue (16.8% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the UK market (4.1% per year).

High Growth Revenue: ACRL's revenue (16.8% 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 ACRL's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time

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Past Performance

How has Accrol Group Holdings performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 0/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: ACRL is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: ACRL is currently unprofitable.

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

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

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

Earnings vs Industry: ACRL is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Household Products industry (-47%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: ACRL has a negative Return on Equity (-5.93%), as it is currently unprofitable.

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Financial Health

How is Accrol Group Holdings's financial position?

Financial Health Score


Financial Health Score 3/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Stable Cash Runway

  • Forecast Cash Runway

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: ACRL's short term assets (£49.0M) do not cover its short term liabilities (£64.4M).

Long Term Liabilities: ACRL's short term assets (£49.0M) exceed its long term liabilities (£32.2M).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: ACRL's net debt to equity ratio (17.6%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: ACRL's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 30.9% to 21.3% over the past 5 years.

Balance Sheet

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: Insufficient data to determine if ACRL has enough cash runway based on its current free cash flow.

Forecast Cash Runway: Insufficient data to determine if ACRL has enough cash runway if its free cash flow continues to grow or shrink based on historical rates.

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What is Accrol Group Holdings's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score


Dividend Score 1/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Cash Flow Coverage


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: ACRL's dividend (1.88%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (1.86%).

High Dividend: ACRL's dividend (1.88%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (5.13%).

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: ACRL has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.

Growing Dividend: ACRL has only been paying a dividend for 6 years, and since then payments have fallen.

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: ACRL is paying a dividend but the company is unprofitable.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate cash payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by cash flows.

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


Average management tenure


Gareth Jenkins (54 yo)





Mr. Gareth Paul Jenkins has been Chief Executive Officer at Accrol Group Holdings Plc since September 11, 2017 and serves as its Executive Director Since September 11, 2017. Mr. Jenkins joined Accrol Group...

CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Gareth's total compensation ($USD1.02M) is above average for companies of similar size in the UK market ($USD336.69K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Gareth's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.

Leadership Team

Experienced Management: ACRL's management team is considered experienced (4.2 years average tenure).

Board Members

Experienced Board: ACRL's board of directors are considered experienced (4 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.

Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

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

Top Shareholders

Company Information

Accrol Group Holdings plc's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Accrol Group Holdings plc
  • Ticker: ACRL
  • Exchange: AIM
  • Founded: 1993
  • Industry: Household Products
  • Sector: Household
  • Implied Market Cap: UK£84.662m
  • Shares outstanding: 318.88m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • Accrol Group Holdings plc
  • Delta Building
  • Roman Road
  • Blackburn
  • Lancashire
  • BB1 2LD
  • United Kingdom


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/08/08 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/08/08 00:00
Annual Earnings2021/04/30

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.