Vista Group International Limited engages in the development, sale, and support of software solutions to the film industry worldwide. More Details
High growth potential with mediocre balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Vista Group International's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: VGL is more volatile than 75% of NZ stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.
Volatility Over Time: VGL's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of NZ stocks.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: VGL exceeded the NZ Software industry which returned 61% over the past year.
Return vs Market: VGL exceeded the NZ Market which returned 9.9% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Vista Group International's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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3 months ago | Simply Wall StHealth Check: How Prudently Does Vista Group International (NZSE:VGL) Use Debt?
Is Vista Group International 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: VGL (NZ$2.28) is trading above our estimate of fair value (NZ$0.17)
Significantly Below Fair Value: VGL is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: VGL is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Oceanic Software industry average.
PE vs Market: VGL is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the NZ market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate VGL's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: VGL is good value based on its PB Ratio (3.2x) compared to the NZ Software industry average (5.1x).
How is Vista Group International forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 3 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: VGL is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (2.1%).
Earnings vs Market: VGL is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: VGL's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: VGL's revenue (20.1% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the NZ market (6% per year).
High Growth Revenue: VGL's revenue (20.1% per year) is forecast to grow faster than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: VGL's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (8.7%).
How has Vista Group International performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: VGL is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: VGL is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: VGL is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 52.9% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare VGL's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: VGL is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Software industry (32.9%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: VGL has a negative Return on Equity (-34.76%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Vista Group International's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: VGL's short term assets (NZ$106.1M) exceed its short term liabilities (NZ$42.8M).
Long Term Liabilities: VGL's short term assets (NZ$106.1M) exceed its long term liabilities (NZ$46.1M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: VGL's debt to equity ratio (11.1%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: VGL's debt to equity ratio has increased from 6.1% to 11.1% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: VGL's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (16.6%).
Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if VGL's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.
What is Vista Group International current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Forecast Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate VGL's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate VGL'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 VGL's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if VGL's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: VGL is not paying a notable dividend for the NZ market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of VGL's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the NZ market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Mr. Kimbal Harrison Riley serves as Group Chief Executive Officer of Vista Group International Ltd. since April 3, 2018. He was the Chief Executive Officer of Vista Entertainment Solutions Limited from Jul...
Experienced Management: VGL's management team is considered experienced (3 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: VGL's board of directors are considered experienced (5.8 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: VGL insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Vista Group International Limited's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Vista Group International Limited
- Ticker: VGL
- Exchange: NZSE
- Founded: 1996
- Industry: Application Software
- Sector: Software
- Market Cap: NZ$521.698m
- Shares outstanding: 228.81m
- Website: https://www.vistagroup.co.nz
Number of Employees
- Vista Group International Limited
- City Works Depot
- Shed 12
- New Zealand
Vista Group International Limited engages in the development, sale, and support of software solutions to the film industry worldwide. The company operates through Cinema, Movio, and Additional Group Compan...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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