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ACC

Access IntelligenceAIM:ACC Stock Report

Market Cap

UK£196.4m

7D

0%

1Y

111.0%

Updated

25 Sep, 2021

Data

Company Financials +
ACC fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation2/6
Future Growth5/6
Past Performance0/6
Financial Health5/6
Dividends0/6

ACC Overview

Access Intelligence Plc, together with its subsidiaries, provides software as a service products to blue-chip enterprises, communications agencies, public sector bodies, and not-for-profit organizations in the United Kingdom, North America, rest of Europe, and internationally.

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Access Intelligence
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUK£1.54
52 Week HighUK£0.74
52 Week LowUK£1.58
Beta0.33
1 Month Change17.11%
3 Month Change31.06%
1 Year Change110.96%
3 Year Change156.67%
5 Year Change200.49%
Change since IPO-64.60%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

ACCGB SoftwareGB Market
7D0%-0.2%0.6%
1Y111.0%8.3%23.4%

Return vs Industry: ACC exceeded the UK Software industry which returned 8.3% over the past year.

Return vs Market: ACC exceeded the UK Market which returned 23.4% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is ACC's price volatile compared to industry and market?
ACC volatility
ACC Beta0.33
Industry Beta0.73
Market Beta1

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

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

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
2003204Marguarite Arnoldhttps://www.accessintelligence.com

Access Intelligence Plc, together with its subsidiaries, provides software as a service products to blue-chip enterprises, communications agencies, public sector bodies, and not-for-profit organizations in the United Kingdom, North America, rest of Europe, and internationally. The company’s Vuelio branded software offers communications services combining media, political, and social media insights with monitoring and analysis tools for public relations, public affairs, stakeholder engagement, and influencer marketing. It also provides ResponseSource, a network that connects media and influencers to the required resources; and Pulsar, an audience intelligence and social listening platform that enables clients to understand and draw insight from online conversations across a fast-evolving set of global social media platforms, traditional media, and data sources.

Access Intelligence Fundamentals Summary

How do Access Intelligence's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
ACC fundamental statistics
Market CapUK£196.44m
Earnings (TTM)-UK£5.64m
Revenue (TTM)UK£20.69m

9.5x

P/S Ratio

-34.8x

P/E Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
ACC income statement (TTM)
RevenueUK£20.69m
Cost of RevenueUK£5.46m
Gross ProfitUK£15.24m
ExpensesUK£20.87m
Earnings-UK£5.64m

Last Reported Earnings

May 31, 2021

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)-0.044
Gross Margin73.63%
Net Profit Margin-27.25%
Debt/Equity Ratio11.2%

How did ACC perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Valuation

Is Access Intelligence undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

35.5%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: ACC (£1.54) is trading below our estimate of fair value (£2.39)

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


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: ACC is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the UK Software industry average.

PE vs Market: ACC is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the UK market.


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

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


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: ACC is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (12.8x) compared to the GB Software industry average (5.4x).


Future Growth

How is Access Intelligence forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 3 analysts?

89.2%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: ACC is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (0.9%).

Earnings vs Market: ACC is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.

High Growth Earnings: ACC's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: ACC's revenue (27.8% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the UK market (5.4% per year).

High Growth Revenue: ACC's revenue (27.8% per year) is forecast to grow faster than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: ACC's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (7%).


Past Performance

How has Access Intelligence performed over the past 5 years?

-10.7%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: ACC is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: ACC is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: ACC is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 10.7% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare ACC's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: ACC is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Software industry (-1.5%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: ACC has a negative Return on Equity (-36.61%), as it is currently unprofitable.


Financial Health

How is Access Intelligence's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: ACC's short term assets (£17.1M) exceed its short term liabilities (£17.0M).

Long Term Liabilities: ACC's short term assets (£17.1M) exceed its long term liabilities (£3.8M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: ACC's debt to equity ratio (11.2%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: ACC's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 82.4% to 11.2% over the past 5 years.


Balance Sheet


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: ACC has sufficient cash runway for more than a year based on its current free cash flow.

Forecast Cash Runway: Insufficient data to determine if ACC has enough cash runway if its free cash flow continues to grow or shrink based on historical rates.


Dividend

What is Access Intelligence current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

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

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

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


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: ACC is not paying a notable dividend for the UK market.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of ACC's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the UK market.


Next Steps

Management

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

5.1yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Marguarite Arnold (40 yo)

7.17yrs

Tenure

UK£259,655

Compensation

Ms. Marguarite Joanna Arnold has been the Chief Executive Officer of Access Intelligence plc since July 2014 and has been an Executive Director since December 16, 2010. Ms. Arnold served as the Chief Opera...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Marguarite's total compensation ($USD354.94K) is below average for companies of similar size in the UK market ($USD559.09K).

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


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: ACC's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.1 years average tenure).


Board Members

Experienced Board: ACC's board of directors are considered experienced (3.3 years average tenure).


Ownership

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


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: ACC insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been substantially diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 76.7%.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Access Intelligence Plc's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Access Intelligence Plc
  • Ticker: ACC
  • Exchange: AIM
  • Founded: 2003
  • Industry: Application Software
  • Sector: Software
  • Market Cap: UK£196.439m
  • Shares outstanding: 127.56m
  • Website: https://www.accessintelligence.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Access Intelligence Plc
  • The Johnson Building
  • 79 Hatton Garden
  • London
  • Greater London
  • EC1N 8AW
  • United Kingdom

Listings


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/09/25 17:41
End of Day Share Price2021/09/24 00:00
Earnings2021/05/31
Annual Earnings2020/11/30


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.