AIM:ACRL

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Executive Summary

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


Snowflake Analysis

Mediocre balance sheet and slightly overvalued.

Share Price & News

How has Accrol Group Holdings's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: ACRL is not significantly more volatile than the rest of UK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 7% a week.

Volatility Over Time: ACRL's weekly volatility (7%) has been stable over the past year.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-4.8%

ACRL

1.4%

GB Household Products

-0.2%

GB Market


1 Year Return

55.3%

ACRL

0.2%

GB Household Products

1.1%

GB Market

Return vs Industry: ACRL exceeded the UK Household Products industry which returned 0.5% over the past year.

Return vs Market: ACRL exceeded the UK Market which returned 2% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

ACRLIndustryMarket
7 Day-4.8%1.4%-0.2%
30 Day0%-1.8%3.6%
90 Day19.2%-3.7%4.2%
1 Year55.3%55.3%2.6%0.2%7.0%1.1%
3 Year81.5%81.5%3.1%-3.9%10.6%-2.7%
5 Yearn/a2.4%-8.1%40.5%13.4%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Accrol Group Holdings's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is Accrol Group Holdings undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

33.6%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: ACRL (£0.59) is trading below our estimate of fair value (£0.89)

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


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: ACRL is poor value based on its PE Ratio (235.6x) compared to the XE Household Products industry average (17.9x).

PE vs Market: ACRL is poor value based on its PE Ratio (235.6x) compared to the UK market (24x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate ACRL's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: ACRL is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (2.5x) compared to the XE Household Products industry average (2.3x).


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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?

16.0%

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 (1%).

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 earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: ACRL's revenue (16% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the UK market (7.3% per year).

High Growth Revenue: ACRL's revenue (16% 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?

-31.1%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: ACRL has a large one-off gain of £585.0K impacting its October 31 2020 financial results.

Growing Profit Margin: ACRL became profitable in the past.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: ACRL has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by -31.1% per year.

Accelerating Growth: ACRL has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: ACRL has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Household Products industry (10.8%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: ACRL's Return on Equity (1.1%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is Accrol Group Holdings's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: ACRL's short term assets (£37.0M) do not cover its short term liabilities (£43.0M).

Long Term Liabilities: ACRL's short term assets (£37.0M) exceed its long term liabilities (£24.2M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: ACRL's debt to equity ratio (46.4%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: ACRL's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 2276.3% to 46.4% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: ACRL's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (108.1%).

Interest Coverage: ACRL's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (1.1x coverage).


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

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

151.92%

Forecast Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

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

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate ACRL'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 ACRL's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

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


Current Payout to Shareholders

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


Future Payout to Shareholders

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


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Management

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

2.8yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Gareth Jenkins (52 yo)

3.5yrs

Tenure

UK£612,735

Compensation

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


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Gareth's total compensation ($USD854.92K) is above average for companies of similar size in the UK market ($USD573.90K).

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


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Daniel Wright
Executive Chairman3.08yrsUK£210.00k3.2%
£ 5.9m
Gareth Jenkins
CEO & Director3.5yrsUK£612.74k1.37%
£ 2.5m
Richard Newman
CFO & Director0.083yrno datano data
Mark Dewhurst
Chief Operating Officer2.5yrsno data0.34%
£ 619.2k
Kathryn Robinson
Head of Human Resourcesno datano datano data
Richard Almond
Company Secretaryno datano datano data

2.8yrs

Average Tenure

Experienced Management: ACRL's management team is considered experienced (2.8 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Daniel Wright
Executive Chairman3.08yrsUK£210.00k3.2%
£ 5.9m
Gareth Jenkins
CEO & Director3.5yrsUK£612.74k1.37%
£ 2.5m
Richard Newman
CFO & Director0.083yrno datano data
Euan Hamilton
Independent Non-Executive Director2.58yrsUK£49.58kno data
Simon Allport
Independent Non-Executive Director2.42yrsUK£49.58kno data

2.6yrs

Average Tenure

53.5yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: ACRL's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.6 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.


Ownership

Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: ACRL insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been substantially diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 59.5%.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Accrol Group Holdings plc's company bio, 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
  • Market Cap: UK£184.322m
  • Shares outstanding: 311.35m
  • Website: https://www.accrol.co.uk

Number of Employees


Location

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

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
ACRLAIM (London Stock Exchange AIM Market)YesOrdinary SharesGBGBPJun 2016
0AEDB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesOrdinary SharesDEEURJun 2016

Biography

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 rolls, kitchen towels, and facial ti...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/03/02 19:43
End of Day Share Price2021/03/02 00:00
Earnings2020/10/31
Annual Earnings2020/04/30


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.