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QUIZ

QUIZ AIM:QUIZ Stock Report

Last Price

UK£0.11

Market Cap

UK£13.3m

7D

-12.3%

1Y

-44.9%

Updated

28 Sep, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
QUIZ fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation3/6
Future Growth1/6
Past Performance1/6
Financial Health4/6
Dividends0/6

QUIZ Stock Overview

QUIZ plc, through its subsidiaries, designs and retails clothes, footwear, and accessories under the QUIZ brand name.

QUIZ Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for QUIZ
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUK£0.11
52 Week HighUK£0.24
52 Week LowUK£0.085
Beta1.73
1 Month Change-12.27%
3 Month Change4.13%
1 Year Change-44.86%
3 Year Change-35.97%
5 Year Change-93.78%
Change since IPO-94.37%

Recent News & Updates

Sep 25
Is QUIZ plc (LON:QUIZ) Potentially Undervalued?

Is QUIZ plc (LON:QUIZ) Potentially Undervalued?

QUIZ plc ( LON:QUIZ ), is not the largest company out there, but it saw a significant share price rise of over 20% in...

Aug 02
Here's What's Concerning About QUIZ's (LON:QUIZ) Returns On Capital

Here's What's Concerning About QUIZ's (LON:QUIZ) Returns On Capital

If we're looking to avoid a business that is in decline, what are the trends that can warn us ahead of time? A business...

Shareholder Returns

QUIZGB Specialty RetailGB Market
7D-12.3%-8.9%-3.5%
1Y-44.9%-33.9%-14.9%

Return vs Industry: QUIZ underperformed the UK Specialty Retail industry which returned -34% over the past year.

Return vs Market: QUIZ underperformed the UK Market which returned -14.5% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is QUIZ's price volatile compared to industry and market?
QUIZ volatility
QUIZ Average Weekly Movement10.5%
Specialty Retail Industry Average Movement6.5%
Market Average Movement5.3%
10% most volatile stocks in GB Market10.7%
10% least volatile stocks in GB Market2.7%

Stable Share Price: QUIZ is more volatile than 75% of UK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 10% a week.

Volatility Over Time: QUIZ's weekly volatility (10%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of UK stocks.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
1993900Tarak Ramzanhttps://www.quizgroup.co.uk

QUIZ plc, through its subsidiaries, designs and retails clothes, footwear, and accessories under the QUIZ brand name. The company offers occasion wear and dressy casual wear primarily for 16 to 35 years old females. As of March 31, 2022, it operated through 62 standalone stores, 69 concessions in the United Kingdom, and 3 online partners; 5 standalone stores and 18 concessions in the Republic of Ireland; 82 points of sale through franchise stores and wholesale partners in 19 countries; and a wholesale to department store in the United States, as well as ecommerce websites.

QUIZ Fundamentals Summary

How do QUIZ's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
QUIZ fundamental statistics
Market CapUK£13.32m
Earnings (TTM)UK£2.05m
Revenue (TTM)UK£78.37m

6.5x

P/E Ratio

0.2x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
QUIZ income statement (TTM)
RevenueUK£78.37m
Cost of RevenueUK£31.07m
Gross ProfitUK£47.30m
Other ExpensesUK£45.25m
EarningsUK£2.05m

Last Reported Earnings

Mar 31, 2022

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)0.016
Gross Margin60.35%
Net Profit Margin2.61%
Debt/Equity Ratio7.6%

How did QUIZ perform over the long term?

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

Valuation

Is QUIZ 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

  • Analyst Forecast

Key Valuation Metric

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

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

QUIZ 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/Revenue0.1x
Enterprise Value/EBITDA7x
PEG Ration/a

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers

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

QUIZ PE Ratio vs Peers
The above table shows the PE ratio for QUIZ vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPEEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average5.2x
SHOE Shoe Zone
7.1x-47.9%UK£84.8m
CFYN Caffyns
4.9xn/aUK£14.8m
WRKS TheWorks.co.uk
2.7x-30.6%UK£23.1m
G4M Gear4music (Holdings)
6.1x3.8%UK£22.6m
QUIZ QUIZ
6.5xn/aUK£13.3m

Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: QUIZ is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (6.5x) compared to the peer average (5.2x).


Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does QUIZ's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the GB Specialty Retail Industry?

Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: QUIZ is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (6.5x) compared to the UK Specialty Retail industry average (7.6x)


Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is QUIZ'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.

QUIZ PE Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PE Ratio6.5x
Fair PE Ration/a

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


Share Price vs Fair Value

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

Below Fair Value: QUIZ (£0.11) is trading below our estimate of fair value (£0.22)

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


Analyst Price Targets

What is the analyst 12-month forecast and do we have any statistical confidence in the consensus price target?

Analyst Forecast: Insufficient data to show price forecast.


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Future Growth

How is QUIZ forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?

Future Growth Score

1/6

Future Growth Score 1/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


9.3%

Forecasted annual revenue growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: Insufficient data to determine if QUIZ's forecast earnings growth is above the savings rate (0.9%).

Earnings vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if QUIZ's earnings are forecast to grow faster than the UK market

High Growth Earnings: Insufficient data to determine if QUIZ's earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: QUIZ's revenue (9.3% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the UK market (4.5% per year).

High Growth Revenue: QUIZ's revenue (9.3% 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 QUIZ's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time


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Past Performance

How has QUIZ performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score

1/6

Past Performance Score 1/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


-37.1%

Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: QUIZ has a large one-off gain of £1.0M impacting its March 31 2022 financial results.

Growing Profit Margin: QUIZ's current net profit margins (2.6%) are lower than last year (15.6%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: QUIZ has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by -37.1% per year.

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

Earnings vs Industry: QUIZ had negative earnings growth (-67%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Specialty Retail industry average (32%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: QUIZ's Return on Equity (11%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is QUIZ's financial position?

Financial Health Score

4/6

Financial Health Score 4/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: QUIZ's short term assets (£24.0M) exceed its short term liabilities (£13.9M).

Long Term Liabilities: QUIZ's short term assets (£24.0M) exceed its long term liabilities (£206.0K).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: QUIZ has more cash than its total debt.

Reducing Debt: QUIZ's debt to equity ratio has increased from 7.4% to 7.6% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: QUIZ's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (373.1%).

Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if QUIZ's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is QUIZ 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

  • Cash Flow Coverage

Dividend Yield vs Market

QUIZ Dividend Yield vs Market
How does QUIZ dividend yield compare to the market?
SegmentDividend Yield
Company (QUIZ)0%
Market Bottom 25% (GB)2.1%
Market Top 25% (GB)6.1%
Industry Average (Specialty Retail)3.5%
Analyst forecast in 3 Years (QUIZ)0%

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

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

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


Earnings Payout to Shareholders

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


Cash Payout to Shareholders

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


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Management

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

5.4yrs

Average board tenure


CEO

Tarak Ramzan

5.5yrs

Tenure

UK£220,000

Compensation

Mr. Tarak Ramzan serves as Founder and Chief Executive Officer at QUIZ plc and has been its Executive Director since March 22, 2017, where he is responsible for brand strategy, buying and merchandising. He...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Tarak Ramzan's Compensation vs QUIZ Earnings
How has Tarak Ramzan's remuneration changed compared to QUIZ's earnings?
DateTotal Comp.SalaryCompany Earnings
Mar 31 2022UK£220kUK£180k

UK£2m

Dec 31 2021n/an/a

-UK£3m

Sep 30 2021n/an/a

-UK£7m

Jun 30 2021n/an/a

-UK£493k

Mar 31 2021UK£195kUK£158k

UK£6m

Dec 31 2020n/an/a

-UK£3m

Sep 30 2020n/an/a

-UK£12m

Jun 30 2020n/an/a

-UK£20m

Mar 31 2020UK£218kUK£180k

-UK£29m

Dec 31 2019n/an/a

-UK£19m

Sep 30 2019n/an/a

-UK£8m

Jun 30 2019n/an/a

-UK£4m

Mar 31 2019UK£217kUK£180k

UK£112k

Dec 31 2018n/an/a

UK£4m

Sep 30 2018n/an/a

UK£7m

Jun 30 2018n/an/a

UK£7m

Mar 31 2018UK£162kUK£139k

UK£7m

Compensation vs Market: Tarak's total compensation ($USD236.59K) is about average for companies of similar size in the UK market ($USD323.86K).

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


Board Members

Experienced Board: QUIZ's board of directors are considered experienced (5.4 years average tenure).


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

What is the ownership structure of QUIZ?
Owner TypeNumber of SharesOwnership Percentage
Individual Insiders12,4220.01%
Institutions28,609,62223.0%
General Public95,608,86177.0%

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


Top Shareholders

Top 3 shareholders own 23.04% of the company
OwnershipNameSharesCurrent ValueChange %Portfolio %
12.05%
Cavendish Asset Management Ltd
14,973,837£1.6m0%0.41%
10.98%
Schroder Investment Management Limited
13,635,785£1.5m0%no data
0.01%
Gerard Sweeney
12,422£1.3k0%no data

Company Information

QUIZ plc's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: QUIZ plc
  • Ticker: QUIZ
  • Exchange: AIM
  • Founded: 1993
  • Industry: Apparel Retail
  • Sector: Retail
  • Implied Market Cap: UK£13.324m
  • Shares outstanding: 124.23m
  • Website: https://www.quizgroup.co.uk

Number of Employees


Location

  • QUIZ plc
  • 61 Hydepark Street
  • Glasgow
  • Lanarkshire
  • G3 8BW
  • United Kingdom


Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
QUIZAIM (London Stock Exchange AIM Market)YesOrdinary SharesGBGBPJul 2017
QABDB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesOrdinary SharesDEEURJul 2017

Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/09/28 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/09/28 00:00
Earnings2022/03/31
Annual Earnings2022/03/31


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.