Value is all about what a company is worth versus what price it is
available for. If you went into a grocery store and all the bananas were on sale
at half price, they could be considered
INTRINSIC VALUE BASED ON FUTURE CASH FLOWS
It is not possible to calculate the future cash flow value for
Advent Computer Services. This is due to cash flow or dividend data being
unavailable. The share price is
PRICE RELATIVE TO MARKET
We can also value a company based on what the stock market is willing to pay for
it. This is similar to the price of fruit (e.g. Mangoes or Avocados) increasing
when they are out of season, or how much your home is worth.
The amount the stock market is willing to pay for
Advent Computer Services's
is considered below, and whether this is a fair price.
Price based on past earnings
Advent Computer Services's earnings available for a low price, and how does
this compare to other companies in the same industry?
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 Advent Computer Services 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 Simply Wall St do have past financial data. You can see them here.
Show me the analysis anyway
The future performance of a company is measured in the same way as past
performance, by looking at estimated
and how much profit it is expected to make.
Future estimates come from
professional analysts. Just like forecasting the weather, they don’t always get
Expected Software industry annual growth in earnings.
Earnings growth vs Low Risk Savings
Advent Computer Services
expected to grow at an
Unable to compare Advent Computer Services's earnings growth to the low risk savings rate as no estimate data is available.
Growth vs Market Checks
Unable to compare Advent Computer Services's earnings growth to the India market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to compare Advent Computer Services's revenue growth to the India market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if Advent Computer Services is high growth as no earnings estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if Advent Computer Services is high growth as no revenue estimate data is available.
Past and Future Earnings per Share
The accuracy of the analysts who estimate the future performance data can
be gauged below. We look back 3 years and see if they were any good at
predicting what actually occurred. We also show the highest and lowest estimates
looking forward to see if there is a wide range.
Advent Computer Services's performance over the past 5 years by checking for:
Has earnings increased in past 5 years? (1 check)
Has the earnings growth in the last year exceeded that of the
industry? (1 check)
Is the recent earnings growth over the last year higher than the average annual growth over the
past 5 years? (1 check)
Is the Return on Equity (ROE) higher than 20%? (1 check)
Is the Return on Assets (ROA) above industry average? (1 check)
Has the Return on Capital Employed (ROCE) increased from 3 years ago? (1 check)
The above checks will fail if the company has reported a loss in the most recent
earnings report. Some checks require at least 3 or 5 years worth of data.
Advent Computer Services
has a total score of
0/6, see the detailed checks below.
Note: We use GAAP Net Income excluding extraordinary items in all our calculations.
A company's financial position is much like your own financial position,
it includes everything you own
The boxes below represent the relative size of what makes up
Advent Computer Services's finances.
The net worth of a company is the difference between its assets and liabilities.
Advent Computer Services is able to meet its short term (1 year) commitments with its holdings of cash and other short term assets.
Advent Computer Services's long term commitments exceed its cash and other short term assets.
This treemap shows a more detailed breakdown of
Advent Computer Services's finances. If any of them are yellow this
indicates they may be out of proportion and red means they relate to one of the
Liabilities and shares
The 'shares' portion represents any funds contributed by the owners (shareholders) and any profits.
Low level of unsold assets.
Debt is not covered by short term assets, assets are 0.5x debt.
Nearly all companies have debt. Debt in itself isn’t
however if the debt is too high, or the company can’t afford to pay the interest
on its debts this may have impacts in the future.
The graphic below shows equity (available funds) and debt, we ideally want to
see the red area (debt) decreasing.
If there is any debt we look at the companies capability to repay it, and
whether the level has increased over the past 5 years.
Management is one of the most important areas of a company. We look at
unreasonable CEO compensation, how long the team and board of directors have
been around for and insider trading.
TENURE AS CEO
Mr. Michael Arul has been the Managing Director of Advent Computer Services Ltd., since April 2005 and serves as its Chairman. Mr. Arul has been an Executive Director of Advent Computer Services Ltd., since February 22, 1984.
Insufficient data for Michael to compare compensation growth.
Michael's remuneration is lower than average for companies of similar size in India.
Management Team Tenure
Average tenure of the
Advent Computer Services
management team in years:
The average tenure for the Advent Computer Services management team is less than 2 years, this suggests a new team.
Chairman & MD
Chief Financial Officer
Company Secretary & Compliance Officer
Board of Directors Tenure
Average tenure and age of the
Advent Computer Services
board of directors in years:
The average tenure for the Advent Computer Services board of directors is less than 3 years, this suggests a new board.
Advent Computer Services Limited develops and sells software products in India and internationally. The company offers telecom based platforms/products for delivering secure mobile banking services; and remote and mobile health monitoring services that help physicians to detect and analyze symptoms. Its remote and mobile health monitoring solutions include remote and mobile ECG monitoring, voiding diary monitoring, blood pressure monitoring, blood glucose monitoring, fetus monitoring, and intelligent infant management systems, as well as patient follow-up and medication management systems. The company was founded in 1984 and is based in Chennai, India. Advent Computer Services Limited is a subsidiary of CCG GmbH.
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