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JLH

John Lewis of Hungerford AIM:JLH Stock Report

Last Price

UK£0.014

Market Cap

UK£2.7m

7D

0%

1Y

39.0%

Updated

24 Jun, 2022

Data

Company Financials
JLH fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation3/6
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance3/6
Financial Health1/6
Dividends0/6

JLH Stock Overview

John Lewis of Hungerford plc designs, manufactures, retails, and installs kitchens, bedrooms, freestanding furniture, and architectural components in the United Kingdom.

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Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for John Lewis of Hungerford
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUK£0.014
52 Week HighUK£0.019
52 Week LowUK£0.009
Beta0.25
1 Month Change0.36%
3 Month Change-17.02%
1 Year Change39.00%
3 Year Change178.00%
5 Year Change46.32%
Change since IPO-62.93%

Recent News & Updates

Nov 10
Does John Lewis of Hungerford (LON:JLH) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

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Shareholder Returns

JLHGB Specialty RetailGB Market
7D0%4.2%2.3%
1Y39.0%-25.6%-8.6%

Return vs Industry: JLH exceeded the UK Specialty Retail industry which returned -26.3% over the past year.

Return vs Market: JLH exceeded the UK Market which returned -10.4% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is JLH's price volatile compared to industry and market?
JLH volatility
JLH Average Weekly Movement5.2%
Specialty Retail Industry Average Movement6.5%
Market Average Movement5.5%
10% most volatile stocks in GB Market10.8%
10% least volatile stocks in GB Market2.8%

Stable Share Price: JLH is not significantly more volatile than the rest of UK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.

Volatility Over Time: JLH's weekly volatility has decreased from 11% to 5% over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
197255Kiran Noonanhttps://www.john-lewis.co.uk

John Lewis of Hungerford plc designs, manufactures, retails, and installs kitchens, bedrooms, freestanding furniture, and architectural components in the United Kingdom. The company operates a direct mail order business under the Just Doors name for replacement kitchen cabinet doors. It markets and sells its products through its showrooms, as well as online.

John Lewis of Hungerford Fundamentals Summary

How do John Lewis of Hungerford's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
JLH fundamental statistics
Market CapUK£2.70m
Earnings (TTM)UK£337.08k
Revenue (TTM)UK£9.11m

8.0x

P/E Ratio

0.3x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
JLH income statement (TTM)
RevenueUK£9.11m
Cost of RevenueUK£4.89m
Gross ProfitUK£4.22m
Other ExpensesUK£3.89m
EarningsUK£337.08k

Last Reported Earnings

Dec 31, 2021

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)0.0017
Gross Margin46.35%
Net Profit Margin3.70%
Debt/Equity Ratio156.1%

How did JLH perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison
We’ve recently updated our valuation analysis.

Valuation

Is JLH undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score

3/6

Valuation Score 3/6

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Peers

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Industry

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • PEG Ratio

Key Valuation Metric

Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for JLH?

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

JLH key valuation metrics and ratios. From Price to Earnings, Price to Sales and Price to Book to Price to Earnings Growth Ratio, Enterprise Value and EBITDA.
Key Statistics
Enterprise Value/Revenue0.5x
Enterprise Value/EBITDA6.7x
PEG Ration/a

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers

How does JLH's PE Ratio compare to its peers?

JLH PE Ratio vs Peers
The above table shows the PE ratio for JLH vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPEEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average68.7x

Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: JLH is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (8x) compared to the peer average (68.7x).


Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does JLH's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the U.K. Specialty Retail Industry?

Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: JLH is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (8x) compared to the UK Specialty Retail industry average (8x)


Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is JLH's PE Ratio compared to its Fair PE Ratio? This is the expected PE Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.

JLH PE Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PE Ratio8x
Fair PE Ration/a

Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate JLH's Price-To-Earnings Fair Ratio for valuation analysis.


Share Price vs Fair Value

What is the Fair Price of JLH when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.

Below Fair Value: JLH (£0.01) is trading below our estimate of fair value (£0.07)

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


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

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


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Future Growth

How is John Lewis of Hungerford forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

Future Growth Score

0/6

Future Growth Score 0/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


15.5%

Forecasted Retail 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 John Lewis of Hungerford 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.

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  • Examine whether John Lewis of Hungerford is trading at an attractive price based on how much it is expected to earn in the future, and relative to its industry peers and the wider market.
  • John Lewis of Hungerford competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.

Past Performance

How has John Lewis of Hungerford performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score

3/6

Past Performance Score 3/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


-3.8%

Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: JLH has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: JLH became profitable in the past.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: JLH has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by -3.8% per year.

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

Earnings vs Industry: JLH has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Specialty Retail industry (46.2%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: Whilst JLH's Return on Equity (46.69%) is outstanding, this metric is skewed due to their high level of debt.


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Financial Health

How is John Lewis of Hungerford'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: JLH's short term assets (£2.2M) do not cover its short term liabilities (£3.1M).

Long Term Liabilities: JLH's short term assets (£2.2M) do not cover its long term liabilities (£2.4M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: JLH's net debt to equity ratio (42%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: JLH's debt to equity ratio has increased from 42.6% to 156.1% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: JLH's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (75.7%).

Interest Coverage: JLH's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (2x coverage).


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is John Lewis of Hungerford 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 JLH's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

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

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


Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.


Cash Payout to Shareholders

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


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Management

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

2.2yrs

Average board tenure


CEO

Kiran Noonan (52 yo)

6.42yrs

Tenure

UK£119,350

Compensation

Ms. Kiran Bala Noonan has been Managing Director of John Lewis of Hungerford plc since October 3, 2016 and has been its Chief Executive Officer since 2016. Ms. Noonan serves as an Acting Chairman at John L...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Kiran's total compensation ($USD146.69K) is below average for companies of similar size in the UK market ($USD334.27K).

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


Board Members

Experienced Board: JLH's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.2 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.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

John Lewis of Hungerford plc's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: John Lewis of Hungerford plc
  • Ticker: JLH
  • Exchange: AIM
  • Founded: 1972
  • Industry: Home Improvement Retail
  • Sector: Retail
  • Implied Market Cap: UK£2.696m
  • Shares outstanding: 193.95m
  • Website: https://www.john-lewis.co.uk

Number of Employees


Location

  • John Lewis of Hungerford plc
  • Grove Business Park
  • Downsview Road
  • Wantage
  • Oxfordshire
  • OX12 9FA
  • United Kingdom

Listings


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/06/24 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/06/24 00:00
Earnings2021/12/31
Annual Earnings2021/06/30


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.