ATG Stock Overview
Auction Technology Group plc operates marketplaces and a proprietary auction platform primarily in the United Kingdom, North America, and Germany.
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Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||UK£7.19|
|52 Week High||UK£15.88|
|52 Week Low||UK£6.36|
|1 Month Change||-5.40%|
|3 Month Change||-18.85%|
|1 Year Change||-45.03%|
|3 Year Change||n/a|
|5 Year Change||n/a|
|Change since IPO||-10.13%|
Recent News & Updates
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|ATG||GB Online Retail||GB Market|
Return vs Industry: ATG exceeded the UK Online Retail industry which returned -78.5% over the past year.
Return vs Market: ATG underperformed the UK Market which returned -15.2% over the past year.
|ATG Average Weekly Movement||6.7%|
|Online Retail Industry Average Movement||9.3%|
|Market Average Movement||5.5%|
|10% most volatile stocks in GB Market||10.8%|
|10% least volatile stocks in GB Market||2.9%|
Stable Share Price: ATG is not significantly more volatile than the rest of UK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 7% a week.
Volatility Over Time: ATG's weekly volatility (7%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Auction Technology Group plc operates marketplaces and a proprietary auction platform primarily in the United Kingdom, North America, and Germany. The company operates through four segments: Arts and Antiques, Industrial and Commercial, Auction Services, and Content. It offers watches, jewellery, furniture, fine art, decorative art, classic cars, collectables, and fashion products; used equipment, commercial vehicles, and machineries for used in laboratories and pharmaceuticals, warehousing, oil and gas, real estate, construction, agriculture, plastic moulding, metalworking, woodworking, and food and beverage production industries; and electronics, apparel, homeware, and furniture products.
Auction Technology Group Fundamentals Summary
|ATG fundamental statistics|
Is ATG overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|ATG income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||UK£31.70m|
Last Reported Earnings
Mar 31, 2022
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||-0.015|
|Net Profit Margin||-1.90%|
How did ATG perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
Is ATG undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 2/6
Price-To-Sales vs Peers
Price-To-Sales vs Industry
Price-To-Sales vs Fair Ratio
Below Fair Value
Significantly Below Fair Value
Key Valuation Metric
Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for ATG?
Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.
|What is ATG's n/a Ratio?|
Price to Sales Ratio vs Peers
How does ATG's PS Ratio compare to its peers?
|ATG PS Ratio vs Peers|
|Company||PS||Estimated Growth||Market Cap|
MOON Moonpig Group
ATG Auction Technology Group
Price-To-Sales vs Peers: ATG is expensive based on its Price-To-Sales Ratio (9.3x) compared to the peer average (0.7x).
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry
How does ATG's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the GB Online Retail Industry?
Price-To-Sales vs Industry: ATG is expensive based on its Price-To-Sales Ratio (9.3x) compared to the European Online Retail industry average (0.5x)
Price to Sales Ratio vs Fair Ratio
What is ATG's PS Ratio compared to its Fair PS Ratio? This is the expected PS Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.
|Current PS Ratio||9.3x|
|Fair PS Ratio||2x|
Price-To-Sales vs Fair Ratio: ATG is expensive based on its Price-To-Sales Ratio (9.3x) compared to the estimated Fair Price-To-Sales Ratio (2x).
Share Price vs Fair Value
What is the Fair Price of ATG when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.
Below Fair Value: ATG (£7.19) is trading below our estimate of fair value (£10.36)
Significantly Below Fair Value: ATG 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: Target price is more than 20% higher than the current share price, but analysts are not within a statistically confident range of agreement.
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How is Auction Technology Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 4 analysts?
Future Growth Score4/6
Future Growth Score 4/6
Earnings vs Savings Rate
Earnings vs Market
High Growth Earnings
Revenue vs Market
High Growth Revenue
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: ATG is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (0.9%).
Earnings vs Market: ATG is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: ATG is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: ATG's revenue (13.3% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the UK market (4.4% per year).
High Growth Revenue: ATG's revenue (13.3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: ATG's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (10.1%).
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How has Auction Technology Group performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score0/6
Past Performance Score 0/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: ATG is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: ATG is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ATG is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 19.4% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare ATG's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: ATG is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Online Retail industry (-29.7%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: ATG has a negative Return on Equity (-0.37%), as it is currently unprofitable.
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How is Auction Technology Group's financial position?
Financial Health Score5/6
Financial Health Score 5/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Stable Cash Runway
Forecast Cash Runway
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: ATG's short term assets (£52.1M) exceed its short term liabilities (£36.9M).
Long Term Liabilities: ATG's short term assets (£52.1M) do not cover its long term liabilities (£193.4M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: ATG's net debt to equity ratio (24.8%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: ATG had negative shareholder equity 5 years ago, but is now positive and has therefore improved.
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: Whilst unprofitable ATG has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if it maintains its current positive free cash flow level.
Forecast Cash Runway: ATG is unprofitable but has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years, due to free cash flow being positive and growing by 30.4% per year.
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What is Auction Technology Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 0/6
Cash Flow Coverage
Dividend Yield vs Market
|Auction Technology Group Dividend Yield vs Market|
|Company (Auction Technology Group)||n/a|
|Market Bottom 25% (GB)||2.1%|
|Market Top 25% (GB)||6.0%|
|Industry Average (Online Retail)||0.5%|
|Analyst forecast in 3 Years (Auction Technology Group)||0%|
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate ATG's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate ATG'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 ATG's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ATG'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 ATG has not reported any payouts.
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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
John-Paul Savant (51 yo)
Mr. John-Paul Savant serves as Chief Executive Officer at Auction Topco Limited since February 2016 and also serves as its Director. He serves as Chief Executive Officer at Auction Technology Group plc sin...
CEO Compensation Analysis
|John-Paul Savant's Compensation vs Auction Technology Group Earnings|
|Date||Total Comp.||Salary||Company Earnings|
|Mar 31 2022||n/a||n/a|
|Dec 31 2021||n/a||n/a|
|Sep 30 2021||UK£751k||UK£248k|
Compensation vs Market: John-Paul's total compensation ($USD849.13K) is below average for companies of similar size in the UK market ($USD1.40M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare John-Paul's compensation with company performance.
Experienced Management: ATG's management team is not considered experienced ( 0.8 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
Experienced Board: ATG's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.7 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
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.
|Owner Type||Number of Shares||Ownership Percentage|
|Employee Share Scheme||1,100,432||0.9%|
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
|Ownership||Name||Shares||Current Value||Change %||Portfolio %|
Auction Technology Group plc's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Auction Technology Group plc
- Ticker: ATG
- Exchange: LSE
- Founded: 1971
- Industry: Internet and Direct Marketing Retail
- Sector: Retail
- Implied Market Cap: UK£866.577m
- Shares outstanding: 120.53m
- Website: https://www.auctiontechnologygroup.com
Number of Employees
- Auction Technology Group plc
- Harlequin Building
- 65 Southwark Street
- Greater London
- SE1 0HR
- United Kingdom
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|ATG||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||GBP||Feb 2021|
|ATGL||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||GBP||Feb 2021|
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/10/03 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/10/03 00:00|
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.