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Mountview EstatesLSE:MTVW Stock Report

Market Cap

UK£543.9m

7D

0%

1Y

30.4%

Updated

24 Oct, 2021

Data

Company Financials
MTVW fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation1/6
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance3/6
Financial Health6/6
Dividends4/6

MTVW Overview

Mountview Estates P.L.C., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the property trading and investment activities in the United Kingdom.

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Mountview Estates
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUK£139.50
52 Week HighUK£103.00
52 Week LowUK£145.00
Beta0.54
1 Month Change-1.06%
3 Month Change0.72%
1 Year Change30.37%
3 Year Change36.77%
5 Year Change26.79%
Change since IPO1,209.09%

Recent News & Updates

Aug 05
It's Unlikely That Mountview Estates P.L.C.'s (LON:MTVW) CEO Will See A Huge Pay Rise This Year

It's Unlikely That Mountview Estates P.L.C.'s (LON:MTVW) CEO Will See A Huge Pay Rise This Year

CEO Duncan Sinclair has done a decent job of delivering relatively good performance at Mountview Estates P.L.C...

Jul 27
Mountview Estates (LON:MTVW) Seems To Use Debt Quite Sensibly

Mountview Estates (LON:MTVW) Seems To Use Debt Quite Sensibly

The external fund manager backed by Berkshire Hathaway's Charlie Munger, Li Lu, makes no bones about it when he says...

Jun 20
Mountview Estates (LON:MTVW) Will Pay A Larger Dividend Than Last Year At UK£2.25

Mountview Estates (LON:MTVW) Will Pay A Larger Dividend Than Last Year At UK£2.25

Mountview Estates P.L.C.'s ( LON:MTVW ) dividend will be increasing to UK£2.25 on 16th of August. This will take the...

Shareholder Returns

MTVWGB Real EstateGB Market
7D0%0.5%-0.2%
1Y30.4%24.6%23.2%

Return vs Industry: MTVW exceeded the UK Real Estate industry which returned 24.6% over the past year.

Return vs Market: MTVW exceeded the UK Market which returned 23.2% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is MTVW's price volatile compared to industry and market?
MTVW volatility
MTVW Beta0.54
Industry Beta1.13
Market Beta1

Stable Share Price: MTVW is less volatile than 75% of UK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.

Volatility Over Time: MTVW's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
193729Duncan Sinclairhttps://www.mountviewplc.co.uk

Mountview Estates P.L.C., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the property trading and investment activities in the United Kingdom. It owns and acquires tenanted residential properties, and sells such properties when they becomes vacant. The company trades in regulated tenancy, assured tenancy, life tenancy, and ground rent units.

Mountview Estates Fundamentals Summary

How do Mountview Estates's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
MTVW fundamental statistics
Market CapUK£543.91m
Earnings (TTM)UK£30.89m
Revenue (TTM)UK£65.73m

17.6x

P/E Ratio

8.3x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
MTVW income statement (TTM)
RevenueUK£65.73m
Cost of RevenueUK£22.51m
Gross ProfitUK£43.22m
ExpensesUK£12.33m
EarningsUK£30.89m

Last Reported Earnings

Mar 31, 2021

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)7.92
Gross Margin65.76%
Net Profit Margin47.00%
Debt/Equity Ratio5.5%

How did MTVW perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Dividends

3.2%

Current Dividend Yield

54%

Payout Ratio

Valuation

Is Mountview Estates undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

17.61x

Price to Earnings (PE) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: MTVW (£139.5) is trading above our estimate of fair value (£76.74)

Significantly Below Fair Value: MTVW is trading above our estimate of fair value.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: MTVW is poor value based on its PE Ratio (17.6x) compared to the UK Real Estate industry average (14.2x).

PE vs Market: MTVW is good value based on its PE Ratio (17.6x) compared to the UK market (21.3x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

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


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: MTVW is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.4x) compared to the GB Real Estate industry average (1x).


Future Growth

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

22.4%

Forecasted Real Estate 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 Mountview Estates 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.


Past Performance

How has Mountview Estates performed over the past 5 years?

-7.0%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: MTVW has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: MTVW's current net profit margins (47%) are higher than last year (43.6%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: MTVW's earnings have declined by 7% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: MTVW's earnings growth over the past year (9.2%) exceeds its 5-year average (-7% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: MTVW earnings growth over the past year (9.2%) underperformed the Real Estate industry 32.1%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: MTVW's Return on Equity (7.8%) is considered low.


Financial Health

How is Mountview Estates's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: MTVW's short term assets (£400.2M) exceed its short term liabilities (£7.5M).

Long Term Liabilities: MTVW's short term assets (£400.2M) exceed its long term liabilities (£25.0M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: MTVW's debt to equity ratio (5.5%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: MTVW's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 13.9% to 5.5% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: MTVW's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (109.3%).

Interest Coverage: MTVW's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (55.3x coverage).


Balance Sheet


Dividend

What is Mountview Estates's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

3.23%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: MTVW's dividend (3.23%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (1.4%).

High Dividend: MTVW's dividend (3.23%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (4.06%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: MTVW's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: MTVW's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (53.6%), MTVW's dividend payments are covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.


Next Steps

Management

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

7.3yrs

Average board tenure


CEO

Duncan Sinclair (74 yo)

8.17yrs

Tenure

UK£1,095,000

Compensation

Mr. Duncan Morrall Sinclair, FCA, has been the Chief Executive Officer at Mountview Estates P.L.C. since 2013. Mr. Sinclair served as the Executive Chairman of Mountview Estates P.L.C. since June 5, 1990 a...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Duncan's total compensation ($USD1.51M) is above average for companies of similar size in the UK market ($USD993.37K).

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


Board Members

Experienced Board: MTVW's board of directors are considered experienced (7.3 years average tenure).


Ownership

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


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: MTVW insiders have only sold shares 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

Mountview Estates P.L.C.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Mountview Estates P.L.C.
  • Ticker: MTVW
  • Exchange: LSE
  • Founded: 1937
  • Industry: Real Estate Development
  • Sector: Real Estate
  • Market Cap: UK£543.912m
  • Shares outstanding: 3.90m
  • Website: https://www.mountviewplc.co.uk

Number of Employees


Location

  • Mountview Estates P.L.C.
  • Mountview House
  • 151 High Street
  • London
  • Greater London
  • N14 6EW
  • United Kingdom

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Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/10/24 17:52
End of Day Share Price2021/10/22 00:00
Earnings2021/03/31
Annual Earnings2021/03/31


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.