NasdaqCM:AFH

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Atlas Financial Holdings

Executive Summary

Atlas Financial Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiaries, engages in underwriting commercial automobile insurance policies in the United States.

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Fundamentals

Overvalued with worrying balance sheet.


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Share Price & News

How has Atlas Financial Holdings's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events


Market Performance


7 Day Return

65.2%

AFH

0.1%

US Insurance

0.4%

US Market


1 Year Return

-92.6%

AFH

13.6%

US Insurance

6.9%

US Market

Return vs Industry: AFH underperformed the US Insurance industry which returned 13.6% over the past year.

Return vs Market: AFH underperformed the US Market which returned 6.9% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

AFHIndustryMarket
7 Day65.2%0.1%0.4%
30 Day80.4%-2.3%-1.2%
90 Day22.4%-1.8%-0.4%
1 Year-92.6%-92.6%16.4%13.6%9.3%6.9%
3 Year-95.8%-95.8%44.8%33.6%45.8%36.4%
5 Year-95.2%-95.2%69.9%49.7%62.9%45.1%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Atlas Financial Holdings's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is Atlas Financial Holdings undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

0.17x

Price to Book (PB) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Undervalued: Insufficient data to calculate AFH's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.

Significantly Undervalued: Insufficient data to calculate AFH's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: AFH is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Insurance industry average.

PE vs Market: AFH is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US market.


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

Low PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate AFH's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: AFH is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.2x) compared to the US Insurance industry average (1.2x).


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Future Growth

How is Atlas Financial Holdings forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

6.5%

Forecasted Insurance 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 Atlas Financial Holdings 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.


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Past Performance

How has Atlas Financial Holdings performed over the past 5 years?

-61.6%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: AFH is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of -61.6% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare AFH's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: AFH is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Insurance industry (1.4%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: AFH has a negative Return on Equity (-75.55%), as it is currently unprofitable.


Return on Assets

ROA vs Industry: AFH is currently unprofitable, so its Return on Assets is negative.


Return on Capital Employed

ROCE Improving: AFH is currently unprofitable, so its Return on Capital Employed is negative.


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Financial Health

How is Atlas Financial Holdings's financial position? (This company is analysed differently as a bank or financial institution)


Financial Position Analysis


Debt to Equity History and Analysis


Balance Sheet

Inventory Level: AFH has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.

Debt Coverage by Assets: AFH's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 9.700220x debt).


Financial Institutions Analysis

Asset Level: AFH's level of assets compared to its equity is low.

Allowance for Bad Loans: Insufficient data to determine if AFH has a sufficient allowance for bad loans.

Low Risk Liabilities: AFH reports no customer deposits, loans are made up entirely of externally borrowed funds.

Loan Level: Insufficient data to determine if AFH has an acceptable proportion of non-loan assets held.

Low Risk Deposits: AFH has advanced significantly more loans than the customer deposits it holds.

Level of Bad Loans: Insufficient data to determine if AFH has an appropriate level of bad loans.


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Dividend

What is Atlas Financial Holdings's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

companyn/amarketbottom25%1.4%markettop25%3.7%industryaverage2.4%forecastin3Yearsn/a

Current dividend yield vs market & industry


Stability and Growth of Payments

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate AFH's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate AFH's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if AFH's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if AFH's dividend payments have been increasing.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of AFH's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.


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Management

What is the CEO of Atlas Financial Holdings's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

8.8yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Scott Wollney (50yo)

8.8yrs

Tenure

US$582,711

Compensation

Mr. Scott David Wollney is the Chief Executive Officer, President and Director at American Country Insurance Company and American Service Insurance Company, Inc. Mr. Wollney has been the Chief Executive Of ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs. Market: Scott's total compensation ($USD0.00) is too low to compare against companies of similar size in the US market ($USD491.38K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Scott's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


Management Age and Tenure

8.8yrs

Average Tenure

55yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: AFH's management team is seasoned and experienced (8.8 years average tenure).


Board Age and Tenure

7.6yrs

Average Tenure

50.5yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: AFH's board of directors are considered experienced (7.6 years average tenure).


Insider Trading

Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Ownership Breakdown


Management Team

  • Scott Wollney (50yo)

    CEO, President & Director

    • Tenure: 8.8yrs
    • Compensation: US$582.71k
  • Leslie DiMaggio (50yo)

    Vice President of Operations & IT

    • Tenure: 8.8yrs
    • Compensation: US$253.35k
  • Adam Prior

    Senior Vice President

    • Tenure: 7.8yrs
  • Paul Romano (57yo)

    VP & CFO

    • Tenure: 8.8yrs
    • Compensation: US$286.64k
  • Bruce Giles (60yo)

    Vice President of Underwriting

    • Tenure: 8.8yrs
  • Joe Shugrue (55yo)

    Vice President of Claims

    • Tenure: 8.8yrs

Board Members

  • Ron Konezny (51yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 1.3yrs
  • Gordon Pratt (57yo)

    Independent Chairman of the Board

    • Tenure: 8.8yrs
    • Compensation: US$175.01k
  • Jordan Kupinsky (46yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 9.8yrs
    • Compensation: US$165.01k
  • JT Fitzgerald (48yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 6.4yrs
    • Compensation: US$55.00k
  • Scott Wollney (50yo)

    CEO, President & Director

    • Tenure: 8.8yrs
    • Compensation: US$582.71k
  • Wally Walker (64yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 2.3yrs
    • Compensation: US$30.25k

Company Information

Atlas Financial Holdings, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Atlas Financial Holdings, Inc.
  • Ticker: AFH
  • Exchange: NasdaqCM
  • Founded:
  • Industry: Property and Casualty Insurance
  • Sector: Insurance
  • Market Cap: US$8.475m
  • Shares outstanding: 11.94m
  • Website: https://www.atlas-fin.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Atlas Financial Holdings, Inc.
  • 953 American Lane
  • 3rd Floor
  • Schaumburg
  • Illinois
  • 60173
  • United States

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
AFHNasdaqCM (Nasdaq Capital Market)YesOrdinary Voting Common SharesUSUSDJan 2011
AFHB.LOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)6.625 SR NT 22USUSDMay 2017

Biography

Atlas Financial Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiaries, engages in underwriting commercial automobile insurance policies in the United States. Its automobile insurance products provide insurance coverage ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2019/10/19 00:38
End of Day Share Price2019/10/18 00:00
Earnings2018/12/31
Annual Earnings2018/12/31


Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.