Xpediator Plc, together with its subsidiaries, provides freight management services in the United Kingdom and rest of Europe. More Details
Flawless balance sheet with reasonable growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has Xpediator's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: XPD is not significantly more volatile than the rest of UK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 7% a week.
Volatility Over Time: XPD's weekly volatility (7%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: XPD exceeded the UK Logistics industry which returned 89.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: XPD exceeded the UK Market which returned 22% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Xpediator's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StXpediator Plc (LON:XPD) Is Going Strong But Fundamentals Appear To Be Mixed : Is There A Clear Direction For The Stock?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StThese 4 Measures Indicate That Xpediator (LON:XPD) Is Using Debt Reasonably Well
2 months ago | Simply Wall StIf You Had Bought Xpediator (LON:XPD) Stock A Year Ago, You Could Pocket A 153% Gain Today
Is Xpediator undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: XPD (£0.64) is trading above our estimate of fair value (£0.29)
Significantly Below Fair Value: XPD is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: XPD is poor value based on its PE Ratio (45.2x) compared to the European Logistics industry average (26.3x).
PE vs Market: XPD is poor value based on its PE Ratio (45.2x) compared to the UK market (25.9x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: XPD is good value based on its PEG Ratio (1x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: XPD is good value based on its PB Ratio (3x) compared to the XE Logistics industry average (3.1x).
How is Xpediator forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 2 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: XPD's forecast earnings growth (46.9% per year) is above the savings rate (0.9%).
Earnings vs Market: XPD's earnings (46.9% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the UK market (16.9% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: XPD's revenue (5.6% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the UK market (5% per year).
High Growth Revenue: XPD's revenue (5.6% 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 XPD's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Xpediator performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: XPD has a large one-off loss of £1.9M impacting its December 31 2020 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: XPD's current net profit margins (0.9%) are higher than last year (0.4%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: XPD's earnings have declined by 2.1% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: XPD's earnings growth over the past year (151.2%) exceeds its 5-year average (-2.1% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: XPD earnings growth over the past year (151.2%) exceeded the Logistics industry 15.7%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: XPD's Return on Equity (9.8%) is considered low.
How is Xpediator's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: XPD's short term assets (£79.5M) exceed its short term liabilities (£75.8M).
Long Term Liabilities: XPD's short term assets (£79.5M) exceed its long term liabilities (£31.3M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: XPD's debt to equity ratio (19.1%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: XPD's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 88.6% to 19.1% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: XPD's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (235.9%).
Interest Coverage: XPD's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (5.9x coverage).
What is Xpediator current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Upcoming Dividend Payment
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: XPD's dividend (3.31%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (1.28%).
High Dividend: XPD's dividend (3.31%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (4.01%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: XPD has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.
Growing Dividend: XPD's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 4 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its high payout ratio (106.7%), XPD's dividend payments are not well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: XPD's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (45.5% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Rob Ross (36 yo)
Mr. Robert William Gilbert Ross, also known as Rob, serves as Group Chief Executive Officer of Xpediator Plc since October 01, 2020 and serves as its Executive Director since February 2, 2020. Mr. Ross ser...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Rob's total compensation ($USD562.24K) is above average for companies of similar size in the UK market ($USD334.43K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare Rob's compensation with company performance.
Experienced Management: XPD's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.6 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
Experienced Board: XPD's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.6 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.
Xpediator Plc's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Xpediator Plc
- Ticker: XPD
- Exchange: AIM
- Founded: 1988
- Industry: Air Freight and Logistics
- Sector: Transportation
- Market Cap: UK£89.969m
- Shares outstanding: 141.68m
- Website: https://xpediator.com
Number of Employees
- Xpediator Plc
- 700 Avenue West
- Skyline 120 Great Notley
- CM77 7AA
- United Kingdom
Xpediator Plc, together with its subsidiaries, provides freight management services in the United Kingdom and rest of Europe. It operates through three segments: Freight Forwarding, Affinity, and Logistics...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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