CML Stock Overview
CML Microsystems Plc, through its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and markets mixed-signal, radio frequency (RF), and microwave semiconductors for communications markets worldwide.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||UK£4.15|
|52 Week High||UK£4.76|
|52 Week Low||UK£2.74|
|1 Month Change||-2.35%|
|3 Month Change||3.23%|
|1 Year Change||48.21%|
|3 Year Change||-5.90%|
|5 Year Change||15.28%|
|Change since IPO||56.60%|
Recent News & Updates
Is Now The Time To Look At Buying CML Microsystems plc (LON:CML)?
While CML Microsystems plc ( LON:CML ) might not be the most widely known stock at the moment, it saw a significant...
|CML||GB Semiconductor||GB Market|
Return vs Industry: CML exceeded the UK Semiconductor industry which returned -24% over the past year.
Return vs Market: CML exceeded the UK Market which returned 13.8% over the past year.
|CML Average Weekly Movement||2.5%|
|Semiconductor Industry Average Movement||8.1%|
|Market Average Movement||4.9%|
|10% most volatile stocks in GB Market||9.8%|
|10% least volatile stocks in GB Market||2.5%|
Stable Share Price: CML is less volatile than 75% of UK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.
Volatility Over Time: CML's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
CML Microsystems Plc, through its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and markets mixed-signal, radio frequency (RF), and microwave semiconductors for communications markets worldwide. It primarily offers high performance RF products and mixed-signal baseband/modem processors, as well as microwave/millimetre wave semiconductors for wireless voice and data communications. The company provides its products for professional and industrial voice and/or data communications products.
CML Microsystems Fundamentals Summary
|CML fundamental statistics|
Is CML overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|CML income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||UK£4.90m|
Last Reported Earnings
Sep 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||0.11|
|Net Profit Margin||13.18%|
How did CML perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
1.0%Current Dividend Yield
Does CML pay a reliable dividends?See CML dividend history and benchmarks
|CML Microsystems dividend dates|
|Ex Dividend Date||Dec 02 2021|
|Dividend Pay Date||Dec 17 2021|
|Days until Ex dividend||0 days|
|Days until Dividend pay date||15 days|
Does CML pay a reliable dividends?See CML dividend history and benchmarks
Is CML Microsystems undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: CML (£4.2) is trading above our estimate of fair value (£1.27)
Significantly Below Fair Value: CML is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: CML is good value based on its PE Ratio (36.9x) compared to the European Semiconductor industry average (40.4x).
PE vs Market: CML is poor value based on its PE Ratio (36.9x) compared to the UK market (19x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: CML is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (4.8x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: CML is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.5x) compared to the GB Semiconductor industry average (2.5x).
How is CML Microsystems forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 2 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: CML's forecast earnings growth (7.7% per year) is above the savings rate (0.9%).
Earnings vs Market: CML's earnings (7.7% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the UK market (12.6% per year).
High Growth Earnings: CML's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: CML's revenue (12.8% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the UK market (4.9% per year).
High Growth Revenue: CML's revenue (12.8% 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 CML's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has CML Microsystems performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: CML has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: CML's current net profit margins (13.2%) are higher than last year (0.8%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: CML's earnings have declined by 31.9% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: CML's earnings growth over the past year (2719.4%) exceeds its 5-year average (-31.9% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: CML earnings growth over the past year (2719.4%) exceeded the Semiconductor industry 100.8%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: CML's Return on Equity (4.1%) is considered low.
How is CML Microsystems's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: CML's short term assets (£28.0M) exceed its short term liabilities (£3.3M).
Long Term Liabilities: CML's short term assets (£28.0M) exceed its long term liabilities (£9.0M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: CML is debt free.
Reducing Debt: CML had no debt 5 years ago.
Debt Coverage: CML has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: CML has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is CML Microsystems's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: CML's dividend (0.95%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (1.37%).
High Dividend: CML's dividend (0.95%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (4.17%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: CML's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: CML's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (35.3%), CML's dividend payments are well 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.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Chris Gurry (57 yo)
Mr. Christopher Arthur Gurry, also known as Chris, has been the Group Managing Director of CML Microsystems plc since October 1, 2007. Mr. Gurry served as a Joint Managing Director at CML Microsystems plc...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Chris's total compensation ($USD548.16K) is above average for companies of similar size in the UK market ($USD324.53K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Chris's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.
Experienced Management: CML's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.6 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
Experienced Board: CML's board of directors are considered experienced (7.7 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.
CML Microsystems plc's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: CML Microsystems plc
- Ticker: CML
- Exchange: AIM
- Founded: 1968
- Industry: Semiconductors
- Sector: Semiconductors
- Market Cap: UK£69.706m
- Shares outstanding: 16.60m
- Website: https://www.cmlmicroplc.com
Number of Employees
- CML Microsystems plc
- Oval Park
- CM9 6WG
- United Kingdom
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/12/01 18:51|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/12/01 00:00|
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