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Amino Technologies

Executive Summary

Amino Technologies plc, together with its subsidiaries, develops Internet Protocol television (IPTV) software technologies and hardware platforms worldwide. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Adequate balance sheet and fair value.

Share Price & News

How has Amino Technologies's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

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


Market Performance


7 Day Return

0%

AMO

-2.0%

GB Communications

-1.9%

GB Market


1 Year Return

11.9%

AMO

47.2%

GB Communications

-14.5%

GB Market

Return vs Industry: AMO underperformed the UK Communications industry which returned 46.8% over the past year.

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


Shareholder returns

AMOIndustryMarket
7 Day0%-2.0%-1.9%
30 Day0%0.8%-1.7%
90 Day-15.9%2.6%-4.4%
1 Year11.9%11.9%49.1%47.2%-11.3%-14.5%
3 Year-26.5%-34.1%138.5%125.1%-9.0%-20.3%
5 Year-5.9%-22.0%143.2%122.4%15.3%-10.6%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Amino Technologies's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is Amino Technologies undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

42.8%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: AMO (£1.22) is trading below our estimate of fair value (£2.13)

Significantly Below Fair Value: AMO is trading below fair value by more than 20%.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: AMO is poor value based on its PE Ratio (77.7x) compared to the GB Communications industry average (23.6x).

PE vs Market: AMO is poor value based on its PE Ratio (77.7x) compared to the UK market (18.1x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: AMO is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.2x)


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: AMO is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.5x) compared to the GB Communications industry average (1.7x).


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Future Growth

How is Amino Technologies forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 2 analysts?

66.8%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: AMO's forecast earnings growth (66.8% per year) is above the savings rate (1.2%).

Earnings vs Market: AMO's earnings (66.8% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the UK market (24.2% per year).

High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: AMO's revenue (1.5% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the UK market (6% per year).

High Growth Revenue: AMO's revenue (1.5% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if AMO's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time


Next Steps

  • Explore growth companies in the Tech industry.

Past Performance

How has Amino Technologies performed over the past 5 years?

11.0%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: AMO has a large one-off loss of $1.3M impacting its May 31 2020 financial results.

Growing Profit Margin: AMO's current net profit margins (1.9%) are lower than last year (11.8%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: AMO's earnings have grown by 11% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: AMO's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: AMO had negative earnings growth (-84.2%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Communications industry average (-39.2%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: AMO's Return on Equity (1.4%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is Amino Technologies's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: AMO's short term assets ($22.4M) do not cover its short term liabilities ($22.9M).

Long Term Liabilities: AMO's short term assets ($22.4M) exceed its long term liabilities ($10.2M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: AMO's debt to equity ratio (2.5%) is considered satisfactory.

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

Debt Coverage: AMO's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (509%).

Interest Coverage: AMO's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (5.2x coverage).


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is Amino Technologies's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

5.31%

Forecast Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

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

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

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if AMO's dividend payments have been increasing.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: AMO is not paying a notable dividend for the UK market.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of AMO'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?

3.5yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Don McGarva (55 yo)

8.83yrs

Tenure

US$663,494

Compensation

Mr. Donald Kevin McGarva, also known as Don, serves as Chief Executive Officer at Amino Communications Limited. Mr. McGarva has been the Group Chief Executive Officer at Amino Technologies plc since Decemb ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Don's total compensation ($USD663.49K) is above average for companies of similar size in the UK market ($USD355.19K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Don's compensation has increased by more than 20% whilst company earnings have fallen more than 20% in the past year.


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Donald McGarva
Group CEO & Executive Director8.83yrsUS$663.49k0.73%
$ 675.5k
Mark Andrew Carlisle
Group CFO4.17yrsUS$538.47k0.012%
$ 10.7k
Joachim Bergman
Co-CEO 24i & Executive Director0.83yrno datano data
Mark Evensen
Chief Technology Officerno datano datano data
David Perez
Senior Vice President of Sales & Marketing2.67yrsno datano data
Martin Wilks
Head of Engineeringno datano datano data
Stephanie Lord
Company Secretaryno datano datano data
Alec Greenberg
Vice President of Partnerships2.75yrsno datano data

3.5yrs

Average Tenure

Experienced Management: AMO's management team is considered experienced (3.5 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Donald McGarva
Group CEO & Executive Director8.83yrsUS$663.49k0.73%
$ 675.5k
Mark Andrew Carlisle
Group CFO4.17yrsUS$538.47k0.012%
$ 10.7k
Joachim Bergman
Co-CEO 24i & Executive Director0.83yrno datano data
Karen Bachmann
Independent Non-Executive Chairman1.58yrsUS$87.59kno data
Stephen Vaughan
Independent Non-Executive Director1.58yrsUS$34.89kno data
Erika Schraner
Independent Non-Executive Director1.58yrsUS$30.53kno data

1.6yrs

Average Tenure

52yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: AMO's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.6 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: AMO insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Amino Technologies plc's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Amino Technologies plc
  • Ticker: AMO
  • Exchange: AIM
  • Founded: 1997
  • Industry: Communications Equipment
  • Sector: Tech
  • Market Cap: UK£92.768m
  • Shares outstanding: 76.04m
  • Website: https://www.aminocom.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Amino Technologies plc
  • 1010 Cambourne Business Park
  • Cambourne
  • Cambridge
  • Cambridgeshire
  • CB23 6DP
  • United Kingdom

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
AOEC.FOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesOrdinary SharesUSUSDJun 2004
AMOAIM (London Stock Exchange AIM Market)YesOrdinary SharesGBGBPJun 2004

Biography

Amino Technologies plc, together with its subsidiaries, develops Internet Protocol television (IPTV) software technologies and hardware platforms worldwide. The company delivers video experiences over IP. ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/10/19 21:56
End of Day Share Price2020/10/19 00:00
Earnings2020/05/31
Annual Earnings2019/11/30


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.