Eleco Plc provides software and related services in the United Kingdom, Scandinavia, Germany, the rest of Europe, the United States, and internationally.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||UK£1.12|
|52 Week High||UK£0.73|
|52 Week Low||UK£1.47|
|1 Month Change||-12.50%|
|3 Month Change||-15.15%|
|1 Year Change||42.68%|
|3 Year Change||46.41%|
|5 Year Change||296.46%|
|Change since IPO||133.33%|
Recent News & Updates
Estimating The Fair Value Of Eleco Plc (LON:ELCO)
How far off is Eleco Plc ( LON:ELCO ) from its intrinsic value? Using the most recent financial data, we'll take a look...
|ELCO||GB Software||GB Market|
Return vs Industry: ELCO exceeded the UK Software industry which returned 5.5% over the past year.
Return vs Market: ELCO exceeded the UK Market which returned 24.4% over the past year.
Stable Share Price: ELCO is not significantly more volatile than the rest of UK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.
Volatility Over Time: ELCO's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Eleco Plc provides software and related services in the United Kingdom, Scandinavia, Germany, the rest of Europe, the United States, and internationally. The company offers CAD architecture software under the Arcon Evo, Staircon, o2c names; construction cost estimation software under the Bidcon name; building information management solution under the IconSystem name; interior room configuration software under the Interiorstudio name; product information management and digital asset management solutions under the MarketingManager name; and Materialo, a flooring visualizer software. It also provides project management software under the Powerproject, Memmo, and Project Viewer names; ShireSystem, a combined CMMS and CAFM software; project planning software under the Easyplan name; Framing, a design tool for timber frame and floor construction; and Tilos, a time chainage software for time-location planning.
Eleco Fundamentals Summary
|ELCO fundamental statistics|
Is ELCO overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|ELCO income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||UK£2.55m|
Last Reported Earnings
Jun 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||0.042|
|Net Profit Margin||12.83%|
How did ELCO perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
0.4%Current Dividend Yield
Is Eleco 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: ELCO (£1.12) is trading above our estimate of fair value (£0.54)
Significantly Below Fair Value: ELCO is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: ELCO is good value based on its PE Ratio (26.7x) compared to the UK Software industry average (59.2x).
PE vs Market: ELCO is poor value based on its PE Ratio (26.7x) compared to the UK market (21.3x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: ELCO's earnings are forecast to decline next year, so we can't calculate its PEG ratio.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: ELCO is good value based on its PB Ratio (4x) compared to the GB Software industry average (4.4x).
How is Eleco forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 3 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: ELCO's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-30.6% per year).
Earnings vs Market: ELCO's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-30.6% per year).
High Growth Earnings: ELCO's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: ELCO's revenue (5.6% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the UK market (5% per year).
High Growth Revenue: ELCO's revenue (5.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: ELCO's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (9.2%).
How has Eleco performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: ELCO has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: ELCO's current net profit margins (12.8%) are higher than last year (11.8%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ELCO's earnings have grown significantly by 21.9% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: ELCO's earnings growth over the past year (17.6%) is below its 5-year average (21.9% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: ELCO earnings growth over the past year (17.6%) exceeded the Software industry -1.9%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: ELCO's Return on Equity (14.9%) is considered low.
How is Eleco's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: ELCO's short term assets (£15.8M) exceed its short term liabilities (£12.9M).
Long Term Liabilities: ELCO's short term assets (£15.8M) exceed its long term liabilities (£5.1M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: ELCO's debt to equity ratio (16%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: ELCO's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 22.7% to 16% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: ELCO's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (171.3%).
Interest Coverage: ELCO's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (20.4x coverage).
What is Eleco current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: ELCO's dividend (0.36%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (1.39%).
High Dividend: ELCO's dividend (0.36%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (4.04%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: ELCO is not paying a notable dividend for the UK market, therefore no need to check if payments are stable.
Growing Dividend: ELCO is not paying a notable dividend for the UK market, therefore no need to check if payments are increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: ELCO is not paying a notable dividend for the UK market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of ELCO's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the UK market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Jonathan Hunter (42 yo)
Mr. Jonathan Albert Hunter, BBus BMm, serves as Chief Executive Officer at Eleco Plc since February 2021 and Director since June 14, 2016. He served as an Interim Chief Executive Officer of Eleco plc since...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Jonathan's total compensation ($USD364.78K) is about average for companies of similar size in the UK market ($USD329.57K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Jonathan's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.
Experienced Management: ELCO's management team is not considered experienced ( 0.6 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
Experienced Board: ELCO's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 0.6 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: ELCO insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Eleco Plc's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Eleco Plc
- Ticker: ELCO
- Exchange: AIM
- Founded: 1895
- Industry: Application Software
- Sector: Software
- Market Cap: UK£91.294m
- Shares outstanding: 82.25m
- Website: https://www.elecosoft.com
Number of Employees
- Eleco Plc
- 6 Bevis Marks
- Greater London
- EC3A 7BA
- United Kingdom
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/10/22 20:56|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/10/22 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.