Value is all about what a company is worth versus what price it is
available for. If you went into a grocery store and all the bananas were on sale
at half price, they could be considered
INTRINSIC VALUE BASED ON FUTURE CASH FLOWS
It is not possible to calculate the future cash flow value for
ECSC Group. This is due to cash flow or dividend data being
unavailable. The share price is
PRICE RELATIVE TO MARKET
We can also value a company based on what the stock market is willing to pay for
it. This is similar to the price of fruit (e.g. Mangoes or Avocados) increasing
when they are out of season, or how much your home is worth.
The amount the stock market is willing to pay for
is considered below, and whether this is a fair price.
Price based on past earnings
ECSC Group's earnings available for a low price, and how does
this compare to other companies in the same industry?
ECSC Group's earnings are expected to grow significantly at over 20% yearly.
ECSC Group's revenue is expected to grow by 18% yearly, however this is not considered high growth (20% yearly).
Past and Future Earnings per Share
The accuracy of the analysts who estimate the future performance data can
be gauged below. We look back 3 years and see if they were any good at
predicting what actually occurred. We also show the highest and lowest estimates
looking forward to see if there is a wide range.
ECSC Group's performance over the past 5 years by checking for:
Has earnings increased in past 5 years? (1 check)
Has the earnings growth in the last year exceeded that of the
industry? (1 check)
Is the recent earnings growth over the last year higher than the average annual growth over the
past 5 years? (1 check)
Is the Return on Equity (ROE) higher than 20%? (1 check)
Is the Return on Assets (ROA) above industry average? (1 check)
Has the Return on Capital Employed (ROCE) increased from 3 years ago? (1 check)
The above checks will fail if the company has reported a loss in the most recent
earnings report. Some checks require at least 3 or 5 years worth of data.
has a total score of
0/6, see the detailed checks below.
Note: We use GAAP Net Income excluding extraordinary items in all our calculations.
Management is one of the most important areas of a company. We look at
unreasonable CEO compensation, how long the team and board of directors have
been around for and insider trading.
TENURE AS CEO
Mr. Ian Charles Mann is the Founder of ECSC Group plc and its Chief Executive Officer since September 11, 2018. Mr. Mann served as an Executive Officer of ECSC Group plc since April 5, 2018 and served as its Chief Executive Officer and Director until April 5, 2018. He has been Executive Director of ECSC Group plc since April 16, 2018. He served as a Director of ECSC Group Plc until April 5, 2018, ECSC Australia Limited, ECSC Labs Limited and ECSC Services Limited.
Ian's compensation has increased whilst company is loss making.
Ian's remuneration is lower than average for companies of similar size in United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
COO & Executive Director
Board of Directors Tenure
Average tenure and age of the
board of directors in years:
The average tenure for the ECSC Group board of directors is less than 3 years, this suggests a new board.
Market Sentiment Around Loss-Making ECSC Group plc (LON:ECSC)
ECSC Group plc provides information and cyber security services. … In this article, I will touch on the expectations for ECSC’s growth and when analysts expect the company to become profitable … Check out our latest analysis for ECSC Group
Did You Manage To Avoid ECSC Group's (LON:ECSC) 12% Share Price Drop?
ECSC Group plc (LON:ECSC) shareholders will doubtless be very grateful to see the share price up 75% in the last quarter. … ECSC Group isn't currently profitable, so most analysts would look to revenue growth to get an idea of how fast the underlying business is growing. … ECSC Group grew its revenue by 31% over the last year.
Have Insiders Been Buying ECSC Group plc (LON:ECSC) Shares?
So we'll take a look at whether insiders have been buying or selling shares in ECSC Group plc (LON:ECSC). … ECSC Group Insider Transactions Over The Last Year. … In the last twelve months, the biggest single purchase by an insider was when Non-Executive Director Elizabeth Gooch bought UK£61k worth of shares at a price of UK£1.23 per share.
Breaking Down ECSC Group plc's (LON:ECSC) Ownership Structure
Check out our latest analysis for ECSC Group AIM:ECSC Ownership_summary Apr 16th 18 Institutional Ownership ECSC's 38.72% institutional ownership seems enough to cause large share price movements in the case of significant share sell-off or acquisitions by institutions, particularly when there is a low level of public shares available on the market to trade. … Insider Ownership Another important group of shareholders are company insiders. … General Public Ownership The general public, with 6.52% stake, is also an important group of shareholders in ECSC.
ECSC Group plc's (LON:ECSC) Single Biggest Risk For Investors
Check out our latest analysis for ECSC Group What is cash burn? … How fast ECSC Group runs down its cash supply over time is known as the cash burn rate. … Not surprisingly, if ECSC Group continues to ramp up expenditure at this rate for the upcoming year, it’ll likely need to come to market within the next few months, given the its current level of cash reserves.
Are ECSC Group plc's (LON:ECSC) Interest Costs Too High?
How does ECSC’s operating cash flow stack up against its debt? … AIM:ECSC Historical Debt Mar 16th 18 Can ECSC service its debt comfortably? … Risk around debt is extremely low for ECSC, and the company also has the ability and headroom to increase debt if needed going forward.Next Steps: ECSC’s cash flow coverage indicates it could improve its operating efficiency in order to meet demand for debt repayments should unforeseen events arise.
With An ROE Of 156.13%, Has ECSC Group plc's (AIM:ECSC) Management Done A Good Job?
Return on Equity = Net Profit ÷ Shareholders Equity Returns are usually compared to costs to measure the efficiency of capital. … ROE can be split up into three useful ratios: net profit margin, asset turnover, and financial leverage. … This is called the Dupont Formula: Dupont Formula ROE = profit margin × asset turnover × financial leverage ROE = (annual net profit ÷ sales) × (sales ÷ assets) × (assets ÷ shareholders’ equity) ROE = annual net profit ÷ shareholders’ equity AIM:ECSC Last Perf Nov 30th 17 Essentially, profit margin shows how much money the company makes after paying for all its expenses.
Should Your Next Investment In The Tech Industry Be In ECSC Group plc (AIM:ECSC)?
Below, I will examine the sector growth prospects, as well as evaluate whether ECSC is lagging or leading its competitors in the industry. … AIM:ECSC PE PEG Gauge Nov 11th 17 IT services companies are typically trading at a PE of 25x, higher than the rest of the UK stock market PE of 19x. … If your initial investment thesis is around the growth prospects of ECSC, there are other tech companies that have delivered higher growth, and perhaps trading at a discount to the industry average.
ECSC Group plc provides information and cyber security services. The company offers services, such as managed, consultancy, testing, incident response, and vendor solutions. It also provides a range of solutions, including firewalls, intrusion prevention, and detection systems, log analysis, anti-virus, file integrity monitoring, web filtering, vulnerability scanning, email filtering, LAN switching/routing, cloud access security, and PCI desktops. It offers solutions and services to various sectors, including education, retail, legal, financial, and local authorities in the United Kingdom. The company was founded in 2000 and is based in Bradford, the United Kingdom.
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