Donegal Investment Group plc engages in the development, purchase, and sale of seed potatoes. More Details
Excellent balance sheet and good value.
Share Price & News
How has Donegal Investment Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: Insufficient data to determine DQ7A's volatility over the past 3 months.
Volatility Over Time: Insufficient data to determine DQ7A's volatility change over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: Insufficient data to determine how DQ7A performed against the Irish Food industry.
Return vs Market: Insufficient data to determine how DQ7A performed against the Irish Market.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Donegal Investment Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 month ago | Simply Wall StIs Donegal Investment Group plc's (ISE:DQ7A) Recent Stock Performance Influenced By Its Fundamentals In Any Way?
4 months ago | Simply Wall StWe Wouldn't Rely On Donegal Investment Group's (ISE:DQ7A) Statutory Earnings As A Guide
10 months ago | Simply Wall StWhat Can We Learn About Donegal Investment Group's (ISE:DQ7A) CEO Compensation?
Is Donegal Investment 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: DQ7A (€13) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€23.36)
Significantly Below Fair Value: DQ7A is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: DQ7A is good value based on its PE Ratio (14.3x) compared to the European Food industry average (20.6x).
PE vs Market: DQ7A is good value based on its PE Ratio (14.3x) compared to the Irish market (28.4x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: DQ7A is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (2x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: DQ7A is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.9x) compared to the XE Food industry average (1.4x).
How is Donegal Investment Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: DQ7A's forecast earnings growth (7.1% per year) is above the savings rate (0.5%).
Earnings vs Market: DQ7A's earnings (7.1% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the Irish market (38.3% per year).
High Growth Earnings: DQ7A's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: DQ7A's revenue (5.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the Irish market (12% per year).
High Growth Revenue: DQ7A's revenue (5.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: DQ7A's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (26.2%)
How has Donegal Investment Group performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: DQ7A has a large one-off gain of €761.0K impacting its February 28 2021 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: DQ7A's current net profit margins (7.1%) are higher than last year (4.2%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: DQ7A's earnings have declined by 5.8% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: DQ7A's earnings growth over the past year (46.5%) exceeds its 5-year average (-5.8% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: DQ7A earnings growth over the past year (46.5%) exceeded the Food industry 11.3%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: DQ7A's Return on Equity (15.9%) is considered low.
How is Donegal Investment Group's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: DQ7A's short term assets (€21.1M) exceed its short term liabilities (€14.2M).
Long Term Liabilities: DQ7A's short term assets (€21.1M) exceed its long term liabilities (€677.0K).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: DQ7A's debt to equity ratio (23.2%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: DQ7A's debt to equity ratio has increased from 21.1% to 23.2% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: DQ7A's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (27.6%).
Interest Coverage: DQ7A earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Donegal Investment Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate DQ7A's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate DQ7A'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 DQ7A's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if DQ7A's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: DQ7A is not paying a notable dividend for the Irish market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of DQ7A's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Irish market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Ian Ireland (58 yo)
Mr. Ian Ireland, BSC, MBA serves as the Chief Executive Officer of Donegal Investment Group plc (alternate name: Donegal Creameries Plc) and has been its Managing Director since January 2005. Mr. Ireland s...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Ian's total compensation ($USD433.26K) is above average for companies of similar size in the Irish market ($USD312.13K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Ian's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Board: DQ7A's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 10.9 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.
Donegal Investment Group plc's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Donegal Investment Group plc
- Ticker: DQ7A
- Exchange: ISE
- Founded: 1898
- Industry: Agricultural Products
- Sector: Food, Beverage & Tobacco
- Market Cap: €36.774m
- Shares outstanding: 2.83m
- Website: https://www.donegaligroup.com
Number of Employees
- Donegal Investment Group plc
- Co. Donegal
Donegal Investment Group plc engages in the development, purchase, and sale of seed potatoes. The company also manufactures, sells, and distributes dairy products; and rents and sells property assets. It h...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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