Toople Plc, through its subsidiaries, provides broadband and telephony solutions to small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in the United Kingdom.
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Adequate balance sheet and overvalued.
Share Price & News
How has Toople's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: TOOP's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: TOOP underperformed the UK Telecom industry which returned -40.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: TOOP underperformed the UK Market which returned -25.9% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Toople's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StDo Institutions Own Shares In Toople Plc (LON:TOOP)?
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4 months ago | Simply Wall StSome Toople (LON:TOOP) Shareholders Have Copped A 97% Share Price Wipe Out
Is Toople undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Book (PB) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate TOOP's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate TOOP's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: TOOP is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Telecom industry average.
PE vs Market: TOOP 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 TOOP's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: TOOP is good value based on its PB Ratio (2.3x) compared to the GB Telecom industry average (2.8x).
How is Toople forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Telecom 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 Toople 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.
- Examine Toople's financial health to determine how well-positioned it is against times of financial stress by looking at its level of debt over time and how much cash it has left.
- Toople competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
- Explore growth companies in the Telecom industry.
How has Toople performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: TOOP is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: TOOP is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: TOOP is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of -5.8% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare TOOP's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: TOOP is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Telecom industry (10.4%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: TOOP has a negative Return on Equity (-549.41%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Toople's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: TOOP's short term assets (£1.2M) exceed its short term liabilities (£980.5K).
Long Term Liabilities: TOOP has no long term liabilities.
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: TOOP is debt free.
Reducing Debt: TOOP had no debt 5 years ago.
Inventory Level: TOOP has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: Insufficient data to determine if TOOP's debt is covered by short term assets.
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: TOOP has less than a year of cash runway based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: TOOP has less than a year of cash runway if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of -11.9% each year
What is Toople's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate TOOP's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate TOOP's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if TOOP's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if TOOP's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of TOOP's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the UK market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Mr. Andrew Hollingworth, also known as Andy, has been the Chief Executive Officer of Toople Plc since May 03, 2016 and has been its Director since March 02, 2016. Mr. Hollingworth served as Director of SME ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Andy's total compensation ($USD95.50K) is below average for companies of similar size in the UK market ($USD335.89K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Andy's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
|CEO & Director||3.92yrs||UK£78.00k||0.80% £17.0k|
|Chief Financial Officer||1.83yrs||UK£64.00k||0.11% £2.4k|
|Head of Development||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: TOOP's management team is considered experienced (3 years average tenure).
|CEO & Director||3.92yrs||UK£78.00k||0.80% £17.0k|
|Independent Non-Executive Chairman||4.08yrs||UK£50.00k||1.99% £42.1k|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||4.08yrs||UK£36.00k||0.18% £3.8k|
Experienced Board: TOOP's board of directors are considered experienced (4.1 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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been substantially diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 400%.
Toople Plc's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Toople Plc
- Ticker: TOOP
- Exchange: LSE
- Founded: 2016
- Industry: Alternative Carriers
- Sector: Telecom
- Market Cap: UK£2.112m
- Shares outstanding: 3.52b
- Website: https://www.toople.com
Number of Employees
- Toople Plc
- The Nexus Building
- Letchworth Garden City
- SG6 9BL
- United Kingdom
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|TOOP||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||GBP||May 2016|
Toople Plc, through its subsidiaries, provides broadband and telephony solutions to small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in the United Kingdom. The company offers cloud based telephony services or Voice over Internet Protocol telephony; broadband over copper, EFM, and Ethernet data and mobile services. It also provides white label services on behalf of other telecommunication companies; and billing services. In addition, the company offers Merlin platform for wholesalers, which connect with carriers and to provide billing services to their own customers; and digital marketing services. The company was incorporated in 2016 and is based in Letchworth Garden City, the United Kingdom.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/04/06 01:09|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/04/03 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.