Civitas Social Housing PLC is the first real estate investment trust dedicated to investing exclusively into existing portfolios of built social homes in England and Wales. More Details
Proven track record second-rate dividend payer.
Share Price & News
How has Civitas Social Housing's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: CSH has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: CSH exceeded the UK REITs industry which returned -21.4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: CSH exceeded the UK Market which returned -14.8% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Civitas Social Housing's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 month ago | Simply Wall StIs Civitas Social Housing PLC's (LON:CSH) Recent Stock Performance Influenced By Its Financials In Any Way?
3 months ago | Simply Wall StThe Civitas Social Housing (LON:CSH) Share Price Has Gained 25% And Shareholders Are Hoping For More
6 months ago | Simply Wall StWith A 4.0% Return On Equity, Is Civitas Social Housing PLC (LON:CSH) A Quality Stock?
Is Civitas Social Housing undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: CSH (£1.07) is trading below our estimate of fair value (£1.12)
Significantly Below Fair Value: CSH is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: CSH is poor value based on its PE Ratio (17.6x) compared to the GB REITs industry average (16.3x).
PE vs Market: CSH is good value based on its PE Ratio (17.6x) compared to the UK market (18.2x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: CSH is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.6x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: CSH is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1x) compared to the GB REITs industry average (0.7x).
How is Civitas Social Housing forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 3 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: CSH's forecast earnings growth (11% per year) is above the savings rate (1.2%).
Earnings vs Market: CSH's earnings (11% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the UK market (24.2% per year).
High Growth Earnings: CSH's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: CSH's revenue (6.7% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the UK market (6% per year).
High Growth Revenue: CSH's revenue (6.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: CSH's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (4.2%).
How has Civitas Social Housing performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: CSH has a large one-off gain of £9.4M impacting its March 31 2020 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: CSH's current net profit margins (81.7%) are higher than last year (55.6%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: CSH's earnings have grown significantly by 37.2% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: CSH's earnings growth over the past year (89.6%) exceeds its 5-year average (37.2% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: CSH earnings growth over the past year (89.6%) exceeded the REITs industry -20.8%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: CSH's Return on Equity (5.6%) is considered low.
How is Civitas Social Housing's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: CSH's short term assets (£69.2M) exceed its short term liabilities (£67.5M).
Long Term Liabilities: CSH's short term assets (£69.2M) do not cover its long term liabilities (£209.9M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: CSH's debt to equity ratio (40.2%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if CSH's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: CSH's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (12.2%).
Interest Coverage: CSH's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (4.8x coverage).
What is Civitas Social Housing current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: CSH's dividend (5.06%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (1.83%).
High Dividend: CSH's dividend (5.06%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (5.32%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, CSH has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.
Growing Dividend: CSH's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 3 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: At its current payout ratio (100%), CSH's payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: CSH's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (92.5% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Mr. Paul Bridge is the Founder of CIM. He serves as Chief Executive at Homes for Haringey. He serves as Chief Executive Officer at Civitas Social Housing PLC. Mr. Bridge served as Interim Executive Directo ...
|Independent Non-Executive Chairman||4yrs||UK£50.00k||0.016% |
|Senior Independent Non-Executive Director||4yrs||UK£32.00k||0.0076% |
|Independent Non-Executive Director||4yrs||UK£32.00k||0.0019% |
|Independent Non-Executive Director||0.92yr||UK£12.64k||no data|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||4yrs||UK£36.00k||0.0095% |
Experienced Board: CSH'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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Civitas Social Housing PLC's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Civitas Social Housing PLC
- Ticker: CSH
- Exchange: LSE
- Industry: Residential REITs
- Sector: Real Estate
- Market Cap: UK£663.918m
- Shares outstanding: 621.65m
- Website: https://www.civitassocialhousing.com
- Civitas Social Housing PLC
- 13 Berkeley Street
- Greater London
- W1J 8DU
- United Kingdom
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|CSH||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||GBP||Nov 2016|
|CSHL||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||GBP||Nov 2016|
Civitas Social Housing PLC is the first real estate investment trust dedicated to investing exclusively into existing portfolios of built social homes in England and Wales. The Company achieved admission t ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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