St James House PLC, through its subsidiaries, provides lottery, payment processing, and e-commerce services in the United Kingdom.
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Mediocre balance sheet and overvalued.
Share Price & News
How has St James House's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: SJH's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: SJH underperformed the UK IT industry which returned -6.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SJH underperformed the UK Market which returned -15.5% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is St James House's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
2 months ago | Simply Wall StWe're A Little Worried About St James House's (LON:SJH) Cash Burn Rate
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4 months ago | Simply Wall StInvestors Who Bought St James House (LON:SJH) Shares Three Years Ago Are Now Down 73%
Is St James House 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: Insufficient data to calculate SJH's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate SJH's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SJH is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the GB IT industry average.
PE vs Market: SJH 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 SJH's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SJH is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.4x) compared to the GB IT industry average (2.5x).
How is St James House forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Software industry annual growth in earnings
In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as St James House has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.
This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.
- Take a look at our analysis of SJH’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
- St James House competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
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How has St James House performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SJH is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: SJH is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SJH is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of -68.2% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare SJH's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: SJH is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the IT industry (10%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: SJH has a negative Return on Equity (-163.83%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is St James House's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SJH's short term assets (£1.9M) do not cover its short term liabilities (£2.9M).
Long Term Liabilities: SJH's short term assets (£1.9M) exceed its long term liabilities (£590.0K).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SJH's debt to equity ratio (0.3%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: SJH's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 97.7% to 0.3% over the past 5 years.
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: Insufficient data to determine if SJH has enough cash runway based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: Insufficient data to determine if SJH has enough cash runway if its free cash flow continues to grow or shrink based on historical rates.
What is St James House current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate SJH's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate SJH'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 SJH's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if SJH'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 SJH'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
Mr. Graeme David Paton has served as the Chief Executive Officer and Director at St James House PLC (formerly known as Boxhill Technologies Plc) since January 30, 2019.
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Graeme's total compensation ($USD45.52K) is below average for companies of similar size in the UK market ($USD347.71K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare Graeme's compensation with company performance.
|CEO & Director||1.5yrs||UK£36.00k||0.59% £6.9k|
|Company Secretary||6yrs||UK£53.00k||no data|
|Chief Technical Manager||9.83yrs||no data||no data|
|Consultant||7.17yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: SJH's management team is seasoned and experienced (6.6 years average tenure).
|CEO & Director||1.5yrs||UK£36.00k||0.59% £6.9k|
|Non-Executive Chairman||1yr||no data||no data|
|Senior Independent Non-Executive Director||1yr||no data||no data|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||4.17yrs||UK£20.00k||no data|
|Non-Executive Director||0.83yr||no data||no data|
Experienced Board: SJH's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1 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: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 33.2%.
St James House PLC's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: St James House PLC
- Ticker: SJH
- Exchange: AIM
- Founded: 2002
- Industry: Data Processing and Outsourced Services
- Sector: Software
- Market Cap: UK£1.157m
- Shares outstanding: 4.21m
- Website: https://sjhplc.com
Number of Employees
- St James House PLC
- Gainsborough House
- 59-60 Thames Street
- SL4 1TX
- United Kingdom
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|SJH||AIM (London Stock Exchange AIM Market)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||GBP||Sep 2006|
St James House PLC, through its subsidiaries, provides lottery, payment processing, and e-commerce services in the United Kingdom. It provides lottery management services, including financial reconciliation and management, draw management, player communication, and prize provision services for society lotteries. The company also operates Soccerdome, a five pitch 5-a-side and one pitch 9-a- side 4G football venue. In addition, it offers foreign exchange, individual IBAN, treasury, and international money sending and receiving services. The company was formerly known as Boxhill Technologies Plc and changed its name to St James House PLC in March 2019. St James House PLC was incorporated in 2002 and is headquartered in Windsor, the United Kingdom.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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|Company Analysis||2020/07/13 05:44|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/07/10 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.