IMImobile PLC provides cloud communications software and solutions that enables companies to use mobile and digital technologies to communicate and engage with their customers.
Reasonable growth potential with imperfect balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has IMImobile's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: IMO's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: IMO exceeded the UK Software industry which returned 6.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: IMO exceeded the UK Market which returned 2% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is IMImobile's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StThe IMImobile (LON:IMO) Share Price Is Up 214% And Shareholders Are Boasting About It
4 weeks ago | Simply Wall StShould You Worry About IMImobile PLC's (LON:IMO) CEO Salary Level?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StDid IMImobile PLC (LON:IMO) Insiders Sell Shares?
Is IMImobile undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Book (PB) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: IMO (£4.13) is trading above our estimate of fair value (£3.1)
Significantly Below Fair Value: IMO is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: IMO is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Software industry average.
PE vs Market: IMO 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 IMO's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: IMO is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3.6x) compared to the GB Software industry average (3.3x).
How is IMImobile 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: IMO is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (0.5%).
Earnings vs Market: IMO is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: IMO's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: IMO's revenue (13.3% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the UK market (3.8% per year).
High Growth Revenue: IMO'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: IMO's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (12.5%).
How has IMImobile performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: IMO is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: IMO is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: IMO is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 16.5% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare IMO's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: IMO is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Software industry (6.8%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: IMO has a negative Return on Equity (-0.65%), as it is currently unprofitable.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is IMImobile's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: IMO's short term assets (£66.5M) do not cover its short term liabilities (£69.1M).
Long Term Liabilities: IMO's short term assets (£66.5M) exceed its long term liabilities (£51.2M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: IMO's debt to equity ratio (48.4%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if IMO's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.
Inventory Level: IMO has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: IMO's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 1.7x debt).
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: IMO has been profitable on average in the past, therefore cash runway is not a concern.
Forecast Cash Runway: IMO has been profitable on average in the past, therefore cash runway is not a concern.
What is IMImobile's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate IMO's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate IMO's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if IMO's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if IMO's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of IMO'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
Jay Patel (49yo)
Mr. Jayesh Ramesh Patel, also known as Jay, has been Group Chief Executive of IMImobile PLC since 2013. Mr. Patel serves as the Managing Director of WIN Plc and IMImobile Europe Limited. Mr. Patel serves a ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Jay's total compensation ($USD400.68K) is below average for companies of similar size in the UK market ($USD829.95K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Jay's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
|Group CEO & Executive Director||7.1yrs||UK£310.00k||4.86% £15.0m|
|Founder & Non-Executive Director||0yrs||UK£33.00k||8.42% £26.0m|
|Group CFO & Executive Director||0yrs||UK£292.00k||0.018% £55.4k|
|Group Chief Operating Officer||0.3yrs||no data||0.26% £809.5k|
|Senior Vice President of Business Development||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Marketing||2.6yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Strategic Account Management||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Executive Vice President of APAC||0.8yrs||no data||no data|
|Executive Vice President||0yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: IMO's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.7 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
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.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 8.5%.
IMImobile PLC's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: IMImobile PLC
- Ticker: IMO
- Exchange: AIM
- Founded: 1999
- Industry: Application Software
- Sector: Software
- Market Cap: UK£308.307m
- Shares outstanding: 74.74m
- Website: https://www.imimobile.com
Number of Employees
- IMImobile PLC
- 5 St John's Lane
- Greater London
- EC1M 4BH
- United Kingdom
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|IMO||AIM (London Stock Exchange AIM Market)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||GBP||Jun 2014|
IMImobile PLC provides cloud communications software and solutions that enables companies to use mobile and digital technologies to communicate and engage with their customers. The company offers IMIbot.ai, a modular AI platform for the end-to-end delivery of automated conversational experiences across the customer lifecycle; IMIchat, a cloud application that consolidates digital, mobile, and social customer service channels to a single agent desktop; IMIcampaign, a cloud campaign management application designed for multi-channel communication; IMIconnect, an enterprise-grade communications platform; and MIsocial that enhances live programming with audience content. It also provides IMInmx, a cloud Platform-as-a-Service gateway for application to person messaging; Textlocal, a cloud based, self-serve platform that allows businesses to access to SMS messaging and mobile marketing tools; IMIdigital that provides the infrastructure and tools to deploy mobile content services across multiple touchpoints and devices; and Virtual PBX, which connect enterprise customers through cloud PBX. The company serves customers in various industries, including telecoms, banking, financial services and insurance, utilities, healthcare, retail, logistics and travel, contact centers, and gambling. It operates in Europe, the Americas, the Middle East, Africa, India, and South East Asia. IMImobile PLC was founded in 1999 and is based in London, the United Kingdom.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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|End of Day Share Price||2020/02/26 00:00|
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