Work Service S.A. provides employment services in Central and Eastern Europe. More Details
Weak fundamentals or lack of information.
Share Price & News
How has Work Service's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: WSE is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Polish stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.
Volatility Over Time: WSE's weekly volatility has decreased from 17% to 4% over the past year.
7 Day Return
PL Professional Services
1 Year Return
PL Professional Services
Return vs Industry: WSE exceeded the Polish Professional Services industry which returned -10.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: WSE underperformed the Polish Market which returned 30.8% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Work Service's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Work Service 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 WSE's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate WSE's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: WSE is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Polish Professional Services industry average.
PE vs Market: WSE is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Polish market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate WSE's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: WSE is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (10x) compared to the PL Professional Services industry average (3.4x).
How is Work Service forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Commercial Services 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 Work Service 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.
How has Work Service performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: WSE is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: WSE is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: WSE is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 13.9% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare WSE's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: WSE is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Professional Services industry (53.9%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: WSE has a negative Return on Equity (-358.71%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Work Service's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: WSE's short term assets (PLN110.8M) do not cover its short term liabilities (PLN267.7M).
Long Term Liabilities: WSE's short term assets (PLN110.8M) do not cover its long term liabilities (PLN127.9M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: WSE's debt to equity ratio (2290.2%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: WSE's debt to equity ratio has increased from 64.4% to 2290.2% over the past 5 years.
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: WSE has less than a year of cash runway based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: WSE has less than a year of cash runway if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of 31.9% each year
What is Work Service current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate WSE's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate WSE'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 WSE's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if WSE's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: WSE is not paying a notable dividend for the Polish market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of WSE's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Polish market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Thibault Lefebvre has been Chief Executive Officer at Work Service S.A. since August 2020.
Experienced Management: WSE's management team is seasoned and experienced (8.3 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: WSE's board of directors are considered experienced (5.3 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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Work Service S.A.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Work Service S.A.
- Ticker: WSE
- Exchange: WSE
- Founded: 1999
- Industry: Human Resource and Employment Services
- Sector: Commercial Services
- Market Cap: zł87.321m
- Shares outstanding: 65.75m
- Website: https://www.workservice.pl
Number of Employees
- Work Service S.A.
- Sky Tower
- ul. Gwiazdzista 66
Work Service S.A. provides employment services in Central and Eastern Europe. It offers services, including temporary employment, HR consulting, recruitment, competency assessment, outplacement, personnel ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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