AVEVA Group plc, through its subsidiaries, provides engineering and industrial software solutions in the Asia Pacific, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and the Americas. More Details
High growth potential with excellent balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has AVEVA Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
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.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: AVV underperformed the UK Software industry which returned 26.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: AVV underperformed the UK Market which returned 28.9% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is AVEVA Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is AVEVA Group 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: AVV (£38.41) is trading above our estimate of fair value (£27.9)
Significantly Below Fair Value: AVV is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: AVV is poor value based on its PE Ratio (196.4x) compared to the GB Software industry average (56x).
PE vs Market: AVV is poor value based on its PE Ratio (196.4x) compared to the UK market (25.9x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: AVV is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (3.7x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: AVV is good value based on its PB Ratio (3.3x) compared to the GB Software industry average (4.1x).
How is AVEVA Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 6 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: AVV's forecast earnings growth (53.8% per year) is above the savings rate (1%).
Earnings vs Market: AVV's earnings (53.8% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the UK market (17.5% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: AVV's revenue (23.9% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the UK market (6.3% per year).
High Growth Revenue: AVV's revenue (23.9% per year) is forecast to grow faster 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 (17.6%).
How has AVEVA Group performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: AVV has a large one-off loss of £54.6M impacting its September 30 2020 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: AVV's current net profit margins (4.1%) are lower than last year (7%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: AVV's earnings have grown by 10.1% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: AVV's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: AVV had negative earnings growth (-45.4%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Software industry average (4.4%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: AVV's Return on Equity (1.7%) is considered low.
How is AVEVA Group's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: AVV's short term assets (£452.0M) exceed its short term liabilities (£304.3M).
Long Term Liabilities: AVV's short term assets (£452.0M) exceed its long term liabilities (£186.2M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: AVV's debt to equity ratio (1.1%) 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 debt is well covered by operating cash flow (593%).
Interest Coverage: AVV's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (43.8x coverage).
What is AVEVA Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: AVV's dividend (1.16%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (1.39%).
High Dividend: AVV's dividend (1.16%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (4.14%).
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 3 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its high payout ratio (227.6%), AVV's dividend payments are not well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: AVV's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (32.7% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Craig Hayman (57 yo)
Mr. Craig B. Hayman was the Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of AVEVA Group plc since February 19, 2018. He had served as Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President at PTC Inc. from...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Craig's total compensation ($USD7.48M) is above average for companies of similar size in the UK market ($USD2.25M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Craig's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: AVV's management team is considered experienced (3.2 years average tenure).
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: AVV insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been substantially diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 86.6%.
AVEVA Group plc's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: AVEVA Group plc
- Ticker: AVV
- Exchange: LSE
- Founded: 1967
- Industry: Application Software
- Sector: Software
- Market Cap: UK£6.136b
- Shares outstanding: 300.73m
- Website: https://www.aveva.com
Number of Employees
- AVEVA Group plc
- High Cross
- Madingley Road
- CB3 0HB
- United Kingdom
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, pro...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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