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NAR

NorthamberAIM:NAR Stock Report

Last Price

UK£0.61

Market Cap

UK£16.7m

7D

-5.4%

1Y

7.0%

Updated

16 Jan, 2022

Data

Company Financials
NAR fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation1/6
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance1/6
Financial Health6/6
Dividends1/6

NAR Stock Overview

Northamber plc, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the supply of computer hardware, computer printers and peripheral products, computer telephony products, and other electronic transmission equipment in the United Kingdom.

Northamber Competitors

Midwich Group

AIM:MIDW

UK£549.4m

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Northamber
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUK£0.61
52 Week HighUK£0.78
52 Week LowUK£0.55
Beta-0.19
1 Month Change-8.89%
3 Month Change5.13%
1 Year Change6.96%
3 Year Change108.48%
5 Year Change95.24%
Change since IPO219.48%

Recent News & Updates

Nov 21
Returns Are Gaining Momentum At Northamber (LON:NAR)

Returns Are Gaining Momentum At Northamber (LON:NAR)

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Feb 01
We Wouldn't Rely On Northamber's (LON:NAR) Statutory Earnings As A Guide

We Wouldn't Rely On Northamber's (LON:NAR) Statutory Earnings As A Guide

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Shareholder Returns

NARGB ElectronicGB Market
7D-5.4%-7.1%-0.5%
1Y7.0%3.1%8.7%

Return vs Industry: NAR exceeded the UK Electronic industry which returned 3.1% over the past year.

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

Price Volatility

Is NAR's price volatile compared to industry and market?
NAR volatility
NAR Average Weekly Movement5.3%
Electronic Industry Average Movement5.6%
Market Average Movement5.0%
10% most volatile stocks in GB Market10.5%
10% least volatile stocks in GB Market2.4%

Stable Share Price: NAR is not significantly more volatile than the rest of UK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.

Volatility Over Time: NAR's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
1980102Alex Phillipshttps://www.northamber.com

Northamber plc, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the supply of computer hardware, computer printers and peripheral products, computer telephony products, and other electronic transmission equipment in the United Kingdom. The company offers computer accessories, mice and keyboards, monitors, PCs, tablets, and VDI terminals; hard disks, SSDs, and memory products; and accessories, AV accessories, large format products, digital signage products, and projectors. It also provides cameras, color inkjets, color lasers, labelling and barcoding, mono lasers, scanners, and other print and imaging products, as well as printer consumables, scanning software, and scanner services; and add on cards, CPU’s, cases and PSU’s, cooling and fans, gaming peripherals, graphics cards, mother boards, multimedia and other products, and USB products.

Northamber Fundamentals Summary

How do Northamber's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
NAR fundamental statistics
Market CapUK£16.75m
Earnings (TTM)UK£337.00k
Revenue (TTM)UK£60.01m

49.7x

P/E Ratio

0.3x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
NAR income statement (TTM)
RevenueUK£60.01m
Cost of RevenueUK£52.20m
Gross ProfitUK£7.81m
ExpensesUK£7.47m
EarningsUK£337.00k

Last Reported Earnings

Jun 30, 2021

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)0.012
Gross Margin13.01%
Net Profit Margin0.56%
Debt/Equity Ratio0.0%

How did NAR perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Dividends

1.3%

Current Dividend Yield

57%

Payout Ratio

Valuation

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

49.72x

Price to Earnings (PE) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: NAR (£0.62) is trading above our estimate of fair value (£0.13)

Significantly Below Fair Value: NAR is trading above our estimate of fair value.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: NAR is poor value based on its PE Ratio (49.7x) compared to the UK Electronic industry average (30.4x).

PE vs Market: NAR is poor value based on its PE Ratio (49.7x) compared to the UK market (19.5x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate NAR's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: NAR is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.7x) compared to the GB Electronic industry average (2.5x).


Future Growth

How is Northamber forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

7.1%

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 Northamber 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.


Past Performance

How has Northamber performed over the past 5 years?

56.4%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: NAR has a high level of non-cash earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: NAR's current net profit margins (0.6%) are lower than last year (16.1%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: NAR has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 56.4% per year.

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

Earnings vs Industry: NAR had negative earnings growth (-96%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Electronic industry average (10.3%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: NAR's Return on Equity (1.3%) is considered low.


Financial Health

How is Northamber's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: NAR's short term assets (£26.7M) exceed its short term liabilities (£10.0M).

Long Term Liabilities: NAR has no long term liabilities.


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: NAR is debt free.

Reducing Debt: NAR has not had any debt for past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: NAR has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.

Interest Coverage: NAR has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.


Balance Sheet


Dividend

What is Northamber current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

1.30%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: NAR's dividend (1.3%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (1.39%).

High Dividend: NAR's dividend (1.3%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (4.05%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: NAR's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: NAR's dividend payments have fallen over the past 10 years.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (56.6%), NAR's dividend payments are 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.


Next Steps

Management

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

1.3yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Alex Phillips (35 yo)

1.33yrs

Tenure

UK£105,000

Compensation

Mr. Alexander Michael Phillips, also known as Alex, is Managing Director at Northamber plc since September 1, 2020. He serves as an Executive Director at Northamber plc since February 6, 2020 and served as...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Alex's total compensation ($USD143.58K) is below average for companies of similar size in the UK market ($USD329.69K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Alex's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: NAR's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.3 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.


Board Members

Experienced Board: NAR's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.4 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: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Ownership Breakdown

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


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Northamber plc's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Northamber plc
  • Ticker: NAR
  • Exchange: AIM
  • Founded: 1980
  • Industry: Technology Distributors
  • Sector: Tech
  • Implied Market Cap: UK£16.747m
  • Shares outstanding: 27.23m
  • Website: https://www.northamber.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Northamber plc
  • Namber House
  • 23 Davis Road
  • Chessington
  • Surrey
  • KT9 1HS
  • United Kingdom

Listings


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/01/16 18:55
End of Day Share Price2022/01/14 00:00
Earnings2021/06/30
Annual Earnings2021/06/30


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.