AIM:BOOM

Stock Analysis Report

Executive Summary

Audioboom Group plc, a podcast company, operates a spoken word audio platform and digital online market place for hosting, distributing, and monetizing content primarily in the United Kingdom and the United states.


Snowflake Analysis

Adequate balance sheet with weak fundamentals.

Share Price & News

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


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: BOOM's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

10.3%

BOOM

14.9%

GB Interactive Media and Services

3.9%

GB Market


1 Year Return

-34.8%

BOOM

-19.3%

GB Interactive Media and Services

-22.4%

GB Market

Return vs Industry: BOOM underperformed the UK Interactive Media and Services industry which returned -20.1% over the past year.

Return vs Market: BOOM underperformed the UK Market which returned -23% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

BOOMIndustryMarket
7 Day10.3%14.9%3.9%
30 Day-28.6%-17.8%-16.1%
90 Day-23.1%-25.3%-26.1%
1 Year-34.8%-34.8%-18.6%-19.3%-18.2%-22.4%
3 Year-36.8%-36.8%-0.2%-2.8%-11.7%-23.1%
5 Year-82.1%-82.1%21.9%17.9%1.9%-21.5%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


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Valuation

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

7.33x

Price to Book (PB) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate BOOM's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.

Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate BOOM's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: BOOM is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Interactive Media and Services industry average.

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


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: BOOM is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (7.3x) compared to the GB Interactive Media and Services industry average (1.4x).


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Future Growth

How is Audioboom Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

7.0%

Forecasted Media 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 Audioboom Group 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.


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Past Performance

How has Audioboom Group performed over the past 5 years?

7.8%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: BOOM is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: BOOM is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: BOOM is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 7.8% per year.

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

Earnings vs Industry: BOOM is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Interactive Media and Services industry (-4.9%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: BOOM has a negative Return on Equity (-199.86%), as it is currently unprofitable.


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Financial Health

How is Audioboom Group's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: BOOM's short term assets ($9.1M) exceed its short term liabilities ($5.9M).

Long Term Liabilities: BOOM's short term assets ($9.1M) exceed its long term liabilities ($1.0M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: BOOM is debt free.

Reducing Debt: BOOM had no debt 5 years ago.


Balance Sheet

Inventory Level: BOOM has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.

Debt Coverage by Assets: Insufficient data to determine if BOOM's debt is covered by short term assets.


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: BOOM has less than a year of cash runway based on its current free cash flow.

Forecast Cash Runway: BOOM has less than a year of cash runway if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of -6.1% each year


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Dividend

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


Dividend Yield vs Market

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

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


Stability and Growth of Payments

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

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if BOOM'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 BOOM'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?

4.5yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Stuart Last

0.42

Tenure

Mr. Stuart Last serves as Chief Operating Officer at Audioboom Group plc and has been its Chief Executive Officer since 2020. Mr. Last served as an Interim Chief Executive Officer of Audioboom Group plc si ...


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Brad Clarke
CFO & Director1.42yrsUS$157.00kno data
Stuart Last
COO & CEO0.42yrno data0.030% $6.3k
Jonathan del Strother
Chief Technical Officer14.17yrsno datano data
Jeremy Helton
Vice President of Marketing & Communications4yrsno datano data
David Marsland
Head of News & Productionno datano datano data
Ruth Fitzsimons
Senior Vice President of International Operations & Content Partnerships5.25yrsno datano data
Oli Walters
Head of UK Sales 2.42yrsno datano data
Brendan Regan
Vice President of US Content & Partnershipsno datano datano data
Erik Heiss
Director of Content Partnerships - US5yrsno datano data
Diana Velez-Griffen
Director of Content Partnerships - Hispanic Market & LATAM5yrsno datano data

4.5yrs

Average Tenure

Experienced Management: BOOM's management team is considered experienced (4.5 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Brad Clarke
CFO & Director1.42yrsUS$157.00kno data
Michael Tobin
Non-Executive Chairman1.42yrsno data1.32% $278.2k
Steven Smith
Non-Executive Director3.58yrsUS$43.00k0.034% $7.1k
Roger Maddock
Non Executive Director6.83yrsUS$43.00k2.63% $552.7k

2.5yrs

Average Tenure

57.5yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: BOOM's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.5 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: BOOM insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 27%.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Audioboom Group plc's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Audioboom Group plc
  • Ticker: BOOM
  • Exchange: AIM
  • Founded:
  • Industry: Interactive Media and Services
  • Sector: Media
  • Market Cap: UK£21.030m
  • Shares outstanding: 14.02m
  • Website: https://www.audioboomplc.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Audioboom Group plc
  • Forum 4
  • Grenville Street
  • Saint Helier
  • JE4 8TQ
  • Jersey

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
BOOMAIM (London Stock Exchange AIM Market)YesOrdinary SharesGBGBPMay 2014

Biography

Audioboom Group plc, a podcast company, operates a spoken word audio platform and digital online market place for hosting, distributing, and monetizing content primarily in the United Kingdom and the United states. Its platform matches advertisers and brands with targeted audiences that listen to digital spoken word content across various audio genres, including news, sport, current affairs, true crime, and entertainment. The company’s platform allows partners to embed, share via social channels, and re-syndicate their content; and to monetize their audio via live in-reads, as well as the dynamic insertion of pre, mid, and post roll audio adverts, and video ads. It works with broadcasters, content creators, and podcasters. The company is based in Saint Helier, Jersey. 


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/03/31 22:45
End of Day Share Price2020/03/31 00:00
Earnings2019/12/31
Annual Earnings2019/12/31


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.