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Solocal Group BATS-CHIXE:LOCALP Stock Report

Last Price

€1.54

Market Cap

€146.9m

7D

0%

1Y

-43.8%

Updated

24 Apr, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
LOCALP fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation5/6
Future Growth3/6
Past Performance0/6
Financial Health1/6
Dividends0/6

LOCALP Stock Overview

Solocal Group S.A. provides digital services in France and internationally.

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Solocal Group
Historical stock prices
Current Share Price€1.54
52 Week High€2.69
52 Week Low€1.11
Beta1.66
1 Month Change0%
3 Month Changen/a
1 Year Change-43.81%
3 Year Change-96.48%
5 Year Change-97.18%
Change since IPO-99.88%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

LOCALPGB Interactive Media and ServicesGB Market
7D0%-3.8%-0.6%
1Y-43.8%-25.1%-0.8%

Return vs Industry: LOCALP underperformed the UK Interactive Media and Services industry which returned -23.2% over the past year.

Return vs Market: LOCALP underperformed the UK Market which returned -2.2% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is LOCALP's price volatile compared to industry and market?
LOCALP volatility
LOCALP Average Weekly Movementn/a
Interactive Media and Services Industry Average Movement8.1%
Market Average Movement6.0%
10% most volatile stocks in GB Market11.7%
10% least volatile stocks in GB Market3.0%

Stable Share Price: Insufficient data to determine LOCALP's volatility over the past 3 months.

Volatility Over Time: Insufficient data to determine LOCALP's volatility change over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
18962,282Herve Milcenthttps://www.solocal.com

Solocal Group S.A. provides digital services in France and internationally. Its services include connect that allows VSEs and SMEs to manage their digital presence on PagesJaunes and various Web through mobile application, or a web interface, as well as manages interactions between professionals and their customers; and booster that allows companies to increase their digital visibility in the Web. The company was formerly known as PagesJaunes Groupe and changed its name to SoLocal Group S.A. in June 2013.

Solocal Group Fundamentals Summary

How do Solocal Group's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
LOCALP fundamental statistics
Market Cap€146.89m
Earnings (TTM)€23.52m
Revenue (TTM)€428.01m

6.2x

P/E Ratio

0.3x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
LOCALP income statement (TTM)
Revenue€428.01m
Cost of Revenue€185.21m
Gross Profit€242.80m
Other Expenses€219.28m
Earnings€23.52m

Last Reported Earnings

Dec 31, 2021

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)0.18
Gross Margin56.73%
Net Profit Margin5.49%
Debt/Equity Ratio-99.8%

How did LOCALP perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Valuation

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

Valuation Score

5/6

Valuation Score 5/6

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • PE vs Industry

  • PE vs Market

  • PEG Ratio

  • PB vs Industry


>50%

Undervalued compared to fair value

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: LOCALP (€1.54) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€11.39)

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


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: LOCALP is good value based on its PE Ratio (6.2x) compared to the UK Interactive Media and Services industry average (27.6x).

PE vs Market: LOCALP is good value based on its PE Ratio (6.2x) compared to the UK market (16.8x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: LOCALP is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.3x)


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: LOCALP has negative assets, so we can't compare its PB Ratio to the GB Interactive Media and Services industry average.


Future Growth

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

Future Growth Score

3/6

Future Growth Score 3/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


21.3%

Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: LOCALP's forecast earnings growth (21.3% per year) is above the savings rate (0.9%).

Earnings vs Market: LOCALP's earnings (21.3% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the UK market (11.7% per year).

High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: LOCALP's revenue (1.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the UK market (4.8% per year).

High Growth Revenue: LOCALP's revenue (1.7% 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 LOCALP's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time


Past Performance

How has Solocal Group performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score

0/6

Past Performance Score 0/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


-42.1%

Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: LOCALP has a large one-off gain of €9.3M impacting its December 31 2021 financial results.

Growing Profit Margin: LOCALP's current net profit margins (5.5%) are lower than last year (10.2%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: LOCALP's earnings have declined by 42.1% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: LOCALP's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: LOCALP had negative earnings growth (-47.5%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Interactive Media and Services industry average (47%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: LOCALP's liabilities exceed its assets, so it is difficult to calculate its Return on Equity.


Financial Health

How is Solocal Group's financial position?

Financial Health Score

1/6

Financial Health Score 1/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: LOCALP has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering short term liabilities.

Long Term Liabilities: LOCALP has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering long term liabilities.


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: LOCALP has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than a high debt level.

Reducing Debt: LOCALP's has negative shareholder equity, so we do not need to check if its debt has reduced over time.

Debt Coverage: LOCALP's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (33%).

Interest Coverage: LOCALP's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (2.4x coverage).


Balance Sheet


Dividend

What is Solocal Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score

0/6

Dividend Score 0/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Future Dividend Coverage

Dividend Yield vs Market

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

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

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


Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: LOCALP is not paying a notable dividend for the UK market.


Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as LOCALP has not reported any payouts.


Next Steps

Management

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

1.6yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Herve Milcent (58 yo)

1

Tenure

Mr. Herve Milcent served as Chief Executive Officer of FSM, Germany Group and Italy Group at Teleperformance SE until March 2021. Mr. Milcent serves as Chief Executive Officer of Lyreco SA. Mr. Milcent ser...


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: LOCALP's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.6 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.


Board Members

Experienced Board: LOCALP's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.3 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: 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

Solocal Group S.A.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Solocal Group S.A.
  • Ticker: LOCALP
  • Exchange: BATS-CHIXE
  • Founded: 1896
  • Industry: Interactive Media and Services
  • Sector: Media
  • Implied Market Cap: €146.888m
  • Shares outstanding: 131.38m
  • Website: https://www.solocal.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Solocal Group S.A.
  • 204 rond-point du Pont de SEvres
  • Cedex
  • Boulogne-Billancourt
  • Ile-de-France
  • 92100
  • France

Listings


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/04/24 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/01/25 00:00
Earnings2021/12/31
Annual Earnings2021/12/31


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.