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AVEVA GroupLSE:AVV Stock Report

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16 Jan, 2022


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AVV fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth4/6
Past Performance0/6
Financial Health3/6

AVV Stock Overview

AVEVA Group plc, through its subsidiaries, provides engineering and industrial software solutions in the Asia Pacific, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Americas.

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Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for AVEVA Group
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUK£29.53
52 Week HighUK£42.42
52 Week LowUK£29.20
1 Month Change-9.33%
3 Month Change-18.52%
1 Year Change-22.39%
3 Year Change3.47%
5 Year Changen/a
Change since IPO61.72%

Recent News & Updates

Dec 27
AVEVA Group's (LON:AVV) Returns On Capital Not Reflecting Well On The Business

AVEVA Group's (LON:AVV) Returns On Capital Not Reflecting Well On The Business

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Nov 14
AVEVA Group (LON:AVV) Seems To Use Debt Quite Sensibly

AVEVA Group (LON:AVV) Seems To Use Debt Quite Sensibly

Howard Marks put it nicely when he said that, rather than worrying about share price volatility, 'The possibility of...

Shareholder Returns

AVVGB SoftwareGB Market

Return vs Industry: AVV underperformed the UK Software industry which returned 2.7% over the past year.

Return vs Market: AVV underperformed the UK Market which returned 8.7% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is AVV's price volatile compared to industry and market?
AVV volatility
AVV Average Weekly Movement4.4%
Software Industry Average Movement4.6%
Market Average Movement5.0%
10% most volatile stocks in GB Market10.5%
10% least volatile stocks in GB Market2.4%

Stable Share Price: AVV is not significantly more volatile than the rest of UK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.

Volatility Over Time: AVV's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

19676,250Peter Herweck

AVEVA Group plc, through its subsidiaries, provides engineering and industrial software solutions in the Asia Pacific, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Americas. The company offers engineering, procurement, and construction; asset performance management; monitoring and control; planning and scheduling; and operation and optimization industrial software solutions. It also provides digital transformation solutions covering artificial intelligence, cloud, digital twin, edge, extended reality, and Industrial Internet of Things products; and customer support and training services.

AVEVA Group Fundamentals Summary

How do AVEVA Group's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
AVV fundamental statistics
Market CapUK£8.90b
Earnings (TTM)-UK£36.40m
Revenue (TTM)UK£968.70m


P/S Ratio


P/E Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
AVV income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueUK£203.40m
Gross ProfitUK£765.30m

Last Reported Earnings

Sep 30, 2021

Next Earnings Date

Jun 08, 2022

Earnings per share (EPS)-0.12
Gross Margin79.00%
Net Profit Margin-3.76%
Debt/Equity Ratio13.0%

How did AVV perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison



Current Dividend Yield


Payout Ratio


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


Undervalued compared to fair value

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: AVV (£29.53) is trading below our estimate of fair value (£34.24)

Significantly Below Fair Value: AVV is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.

Price To Earnings Ratio

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

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

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: AVV is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.7x) compared to the GB Software industry average (3.9x).

Future Growth

How is AVEVA Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 12 analysts?


Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts

Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: AVV is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (0.9%).

Earnings vs Market: AVV is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.

High Growth Earnings: AVV's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: AVV's revenue (10.7% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the UK market (4.8% per year).

High Growth Revenue: AVV's revenue (10.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.

Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts

Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: AVV's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (7.3%).

Past Performance

How has AVEVA Group performed over the past 5 years?


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: AVV is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: AVV is currently unprofitable.

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: AVV is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 16.4% per year.

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

Earnings vs Industry: AVV is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Software industry (15.4%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: AVV has a negative Return on Equity (-0.71%), as it is currently unprofitable.

Financial Health

How is AVEVA Group's financial position?

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: AVV's short term assets (£670.1M) exceed its short term liabilities (£404.9M).

Long Term Liabilities: AVV's short term assets (£670.1M) do not cover its long term liabilities (£862.2M).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: AVV's net debt to equity ratio (10.4%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if AVV's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: AVV's operating cash flow is negative, therefore debt is not well covered.

Interest Coverage: AVV's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (9.7x coverage).

Balance Sheet


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


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: AVV's dividend (1.24%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (1.39%).

High Dividend: AVV's dividend (1.24%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (4.05%).

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, AVV has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.

Growing Dividend: AVV's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 4 years.

Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: AVV is paying a dividend but the company is unprofitable.

Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: AVV's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (30% payout ratio).

Next Steps


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


Average management tenure


Peter Herweck (54 yo)



Mr. Peter W. Herweck serves as Chief Executive Officer of AVEVA Group plc since May 1, 2021. He served as Executive Vice President of Industrial Automation at Schneider Electric SE since 2019 until May 202...

Leadership Team

Experienced Management: AVV's management team is not considered experienced ( 1 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.

Board Members

Experienced Board: AVV's board of directors are considered experienced (3.8 years average tenure).


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

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 5%.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

AVEVA Group plc's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: AVEVA Group plc
  • Ticker: AVV
  • Exchange: LSE
  • Founded: 1967
  • Industry: Application Software
  • Sector: Software
  • Implied Market Cap: UK£8.900b
  • Shares outstanding: 301.38m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • AVEVA Group plc
  • High Cross
  • Madingley Road
  • Cambridge
  • Cambridgeshire
  • CB3 0HB
  • United Kingdom


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/01/16 18:43
End of Day Share Price2022/01/14 00:00
Annual Earnings2021/03/31

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.