Eddie Stobart Logistics plc provides logistics, distribution, and warehousing services for a range of service sectors and industrial clients in the United Kingdom and internationally. More Details
Mediocre balance sheet with weak fundamentals.
Share Price & News
How has Eddie Stobart Logistics's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: ESL's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: Insufficient data to determine how ESL performed against the UK Transportation industry.
Return vs Market: Insufficient data to determine how ESL performed against the UK Market.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Eddie Stobart Logistics's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Eddie Stobart Logistics 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 ESL's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate ESL's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: ESL is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the XE Transportation industry average.
PE vs Market: ESL 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 ESL's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: ESL is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (0.9x) compared to the GB Transportation industry average (0.6x).
How is Eddie Stobart Logistics forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Transportation 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 Eddie Stobart Logistics 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.
- Take a look at our analysis of ESL’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
- Eddie Stobart Logistics competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
- Explore growth companies in the Transportation industry.
How has Eddie Stobart Logistics performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: ESL is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: ESL is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ESL is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 81.5% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare ESL's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: ESL is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Transportation industry (-25.6%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: ESL has a negative Return on Equity (-167.71%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Eddie Stobart Logistics's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: ESL's short term assets (£445.0K) do not cover its short term liabilities (£860.0K).
Long Term Liabilities: ESL has no long term liabilities.
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: ESL is debt free.
Reducing Debt: ESL has no debt compared to 5 years ago when its debt to equity ratio was 231.1%.
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: ESL has less than a year of cash runway based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: ESL has less than a year of cash runway if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of 66% each year
What is Eddie Stobart Logistics's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate ESL's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate ESL'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 ESL's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ESL's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: ESL is not paying a notable dividend for the UK market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of ESL'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 board tenure
Eddie Stobart Logistics has no CEO, or we have no data on them.
|Independent Non Executive Chairman||0.50yr||no data||no data|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||3.5yrs||UK£61.00k||0.0079% |
|Non-Executive Director||0.67yr||no data||0.30% |
Experienced Board: ESL's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 0.7 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
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 not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Eddie Stobart Logistics plc's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Eddie Stobart Logistics plc
- Ticker: ESL
- Exchange: AIM
- Founded: 1970
- Industry: Trucking
- Sector: Transportation
- Market Cap: UK£26.908m
- Shares outstanding: 377.66m
- Website: https://www.eddiestobart.com
Number of Employees
- Eddie Stobart Logistics plc
- Stretton Green Distribution Park
- Langford Way
- WA4 4TQ
- United Kingdom
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|ESL||AIM (London Stock Exchange AIM Market)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||GBP||Apr 2017|
|9ES||BST (Boerse-Stuttgart)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Apr 2017|
|ESLG.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||US||USD||Apr 2017|
Eddie Stobart Logistics plc provides logistics, distribution, and warehousing services for a range of service sectors and industrial clients in the United Kingdom and internationally. It operates through G ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/10/21 21:50|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/10/21 00:00|
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