AIM:PRSM

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Executive Summary

Blue Prism Group plc, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the licensing of robotic process automation software for enterprise-scale organizations in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Americas, and the Asia Pacific. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Flawless balance sheet with limited growth.


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Share Price & News

How has Blue Prism Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: PRSM has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

8.8%

PRSM

-1.0%

GB Software

-1.9%

GB Market


1 Year Return

77.9%

PRSM

7.2%

GB Software

-14.5%

GB Market

Return vs Industry: PRSM exceeded the UK Software industry which returned 6.4% over the past year.

Return vs Market: PRSM exceeded the UK Market which returned -14.2% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

PRSMIndustryMarket
7 Day8.8%-1.0%-1.9%
30 Day-2.1%-2.0%-1.7%
90 Day28.3%4.5%-4.4%
1 Year77.9%77.9%8.6%7.2%-11.3%-14.5%
3 Year15.8%15.8%-24.0%-33.5%-9.0%-20.3%
5 Yearn/a31.9%9.2%15.3%-10.6%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Blue Prism Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is Blue Prism Group undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

8.54x

Price to Book (PB) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate PRSM's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.

Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate PRSM's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.


Price To Earnings Ratio

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

PE vs Market: PRSM 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 PRSM's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: PRSM is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (8.5x) compared to the GB Software industry average (3.7x).


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Future Growth

How is Blue Prism Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 11 analysts?

40.2%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: PRSM is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.

Earnings vs Market: PRSM is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.

High Growth Earnings: PRSM is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: PRSM's revenue (24.7% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the UK market (6% per year).

High Growth Revenue: PRSM's revenue (24.7% per year) is forecast to grow faster than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: PRSM is forecast to be unprofitable in 3 years.


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Past Performance

How has Blue Prism Group performed over the past 5 years?

-70.6%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: PRSM is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: PRSM is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: PRSM is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 70.6% per year.

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

Earnings vs Industry: PRSM is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Software industry (7.7%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: PRSM has a negative Return on Equity (-54.11%), as it is currently unprofitable.


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Financial Health

How is Blue Prism Group's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: PRSM's short term assets (£202.3M) exceed its short term liabilities (£118.3M).

Long Term Liabilities: PRSM's short term assets (£202.3M) exceed its long term liabilities (£12.6M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: PRSM is debt free.

Reducing Debt: PRSM has not had any debt for 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: PRSM has sufficient cash runway for more than a year based on its current free cash flow.

Forecast Cash Runway: PRSM has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of 81.1% each year


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Dividend

What is Blue Prism Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

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

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

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if PRSM'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 PRSM's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the UK market.


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Management

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

1.6yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Conrad Kingdon (57 yo)

0.50

Tenure

UK£65,615

Compensation

Dr. Conrad Jason Kingdon has been Chief Executive Officer at Blue Prism Group plc. since April 30, 2020 and serves as its Chairman of the Board since April 2020. He served Executive Chairman at Blue Prism ...


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Conrad Kingdon
CEO & Chairman0.50yrUK£65.62k6.2%
£ 84.3m
Ijoma Maluza
CFO & Director2.75yrsUK£328.98k0.0012%
£ 15.8k
David Moss
Co-Founder & CTO19.75yrsno data2.34%
£ 31.9m
Tom Hull
Head of Investor Relationsno datano datano data
John Warrick
General Counsel & Company Secretaryno datano datano data
Peter O'Neill
Chief Sales Officer1.33yrsno datano data
Chip Coyle
Chief Marketing Officer0.17yrno datano data
James Mitchell
Chief People Officerno datano datano data
Patrick Geary
Chief Evangelistno datano data0.050%
£ 681.9k
Peter Gartenberg
MD & President for India1.83yrsno datano data
Michael Cawsey
Senior VP & GM of Asia Pacificno datano datano data
Jon Theuerkauf
Chief Customer Officer1.58yrsno datano data

1.6yrs

Average Tenure

Experienced Management: PRSM's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.6 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Conrad Kingdon
CEO & Chairman0.50yrUK£65.62k6.2%
£ 84.3m
Ijoma Maluza
CFO & Director2.75yrsUK£328.98k0.0012%
£ 15.8k
Kenneth Lever
Independent Non-Executive Director4.75yrsUK£53.44k0.046%
£ 618.8k
Christopher Batterham
Non-Executive Deputy Chairman & Senior Independent Non-Executive Director1yrUK£53.59k0.24%
£ 3.3m
Rachel Margaret Mooney
Non-Executive Director0.083yrno datano data

1.9yrs

Average Tenure

57yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: PRSM's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.9 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.


Ownership

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.


Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 16%.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Blue Prism Group plc's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Blue Prism Group plc
  • Ticker: PRSM
  • Exchange: AIM
  • Founded: 2001
  • Industry: Systems Software
  • Sector: Software
  • Market Cap: UK£1.360b
  • Shares outstanding: 93.90m
  • Website: https://www.blueprism.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Blue Prism Group plc
  • 2 Cinnamon Park
  • Crab Lane
  • Warrington
  • Cheshire
  • WA2 0XP
  • United Kingdom

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
PRSMAIM (London Stock Exchange AIM Market)YesOrdinary SharesGBGBPMar 2016
BPRM.FOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesOrdinary SharesUSUSDMar 2016
B11DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesOrdinary SharesDEEURMar 2016

Biography

Blue Prism Group plc, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the licensing of robotic process automation software for enterprise-scale organizations in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Americas, an ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/10/19 22:56
End of Day Share Price2020/10/19 00:00
Earnings2020/04/30
Annual Earnings2019/10/31


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.