CSSG Stock Overview
Croma Security Solutions Group plc provides various security services in the United Kingdom.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||UK£0.88|
|52 Week High||UK£0.95|
|52 Week Low||UK£0.62|
|1 Month Change||0%|
|3 Month Change||-2.24%|
|1 Year Change||20.69%|
|3 Year Change||1.16%|
|5 Year Change||133.33%|
|Change since IPO||-72.00%|
Recent News & Updates
We Think Croma Security Solutions Group's (LON:CSSG) Solid Earnings Are Understated
The market seemed underwhelmed by last week's earnings announcement from Croma Security Solutions Group plc ( LON:CSSG...
Why Croma Security Solutions Group's (LON:CSSG) CEO Pay Matters
This article will reflect on the compensation paid to Roberto Fiorentino who has served as CEO of Croma Security...
|CSSG||GB Electronic||GB Market|
Return vs Industry: CSSG exceeded the UK Electronic industry which returned -0.4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: CSSG exceeded the UK Market which returned 8.7% over the past year.
|CSSG Average Weekly Movement||2.4%|
|Electronic Industry Average Movement||5.4%|
|Market Average Movement||5.0%|
|10% most volatile stocks in GB Market||10.8%|
|10% least volatile stocks in GB Market||2.5%|
Stable Share Price: CSSG is less volatile than 75% of UK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 2% a week.
Volatility Over Time: CSSG's weekly volatility (2%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Croma Security Solutions Group plc provides various security services in the United Kingdom. The company operates through three segments: Croma Vigilant, Croma Security Systems, and Croma Locksmiths. It offers manned guarding and asset protection services; CCTV security, fire, and alarm systems; locksmithing keys, locks, and safes; and identity management and access control solutions.
Croma Security Solutions Group Fundamentals Summary
|CSSG fundamental statistics|
Is CSSG overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|CSSG income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||UK£27.15m|
Last Reported Earnings
Jun 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||0.066|
|Net Profit Margin||3.00%|
How did CSSG perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
2.3%Current Dividend Yield
Is Croma Security Solutions 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: CSSG (£0.88) is trading below our estimate of fair value (£1.05)
Significantly Below Fair Value: CSSG is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: CSSG is good value based on its PE Ratio (13.3x) compared to the UK Electronic industry average (28.8x).
PE vs Market: CSSG is good value based on its PE Ratio (13.3x) compared to the UK market (19.1x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate CSSG's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: CSSG is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.1x) compared to the GB Electronic industry average (2.6x).
How is Croma Security Solutions Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Tech 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 Croma Security Solutions Group 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.
How has Croma Security Solutions Group performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: CSSG has a large one-off gain of £764.0K impacting its June 30 2021 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: CSSG became profitable in the past.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: CSSG's earnings have declined by 3.8% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: CSSG has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: CSSG has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Electronic industry (10.3%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: CSSG's Return on Equity (7.9%) is considered low.
How is Croma Security Solutions Group's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: CSSG's short term assets (£11.2M) exceed its short term liabilities (£6.2M).
Long Term Liabilities: CSSG's short term assets (£11.2M) exceed its long term liabilities (£855.0K).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: CSSG has more cash than its total debt.
Reducing Debt: CSSG's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 5.4% to 0.2% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: CSSG's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (8288.5%).
Interest Coverage: CSSG's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (12.2x coverage).
What is Croma Security Solutions Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: CSSG's dividend (2.29%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (1.37%).
High Dividend: CSSG's dividend (2.29%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (4.04%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: CSSG has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.
Growing Dividend: CSSG's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 7 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (30.5%), CSSG's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Roberto Fiorentino (57 yo)
Mr. Roberto Michele Fiorentino has been the Chief Executive Officer at Croma Security Solutions Group Plc since March 27, 2012. Mr. Fiorentino serves as the Managing Director of CSS Total Security Ltd. and...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Roberto's total compensation ($USD332.20K) is about average for companies of similar size in the UK market ($USD329.57K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Roberto's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: CSSG's management team is seasoned and experienced (9.8 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: CSSG's board of directors are considered experienced (9.8 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
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Croma Security Solutions Group plc's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Croma Security Solutions Group plc
- Ticker: CSSG
- Exchange: AIM
- Founded: 1996
- Industry: Electronic Equipment and Instruments
- Sector: Tech
- Implied Market Cap: UK£13.039m
- Shares outstanding: 14.90m
- Website: https://www.cssgplc.com
Number of Employees
- Croma Security Solutions Group plc
- Unit 7 & 8
- Fulcrum 4
- PO15 7FT
- United Kingdom
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/01/21 21:19|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/01/21 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.