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Datalex

OTCPK:DLEX.F
Snowflake Description

Flawless balance sheet with high growth potential.

The Snowflake is generated from 30 checks in 5 different areas, read more below.
DLEX.F
OTCPK
€172M
Market Cap
  1. Home
  2. US
  3. Software
Company description

Datalex plc develops and sells direct distribution software products and solutions to the travel industry worldwide. The last earnings update was 82 days ago. More info.


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DLEX.F Share Price and Events
7 Day Returns
0%
OTCPK:DLEX.F
-4.5%
US Software
-3.4%
US Market
1 Year Returns
-
OTCPK:DLEX.F
24.8%
US Software
10%
US Market
DLEX.F Shareholder Return
  7 Day 30 Day 90 Day 1 Year 3 Year 5 Year
Datalex (DLEX.F) 0% 0% -0.8% - - -
US Software -4.5% 0.2% -2.6% 24.8% 94.2% 157.1%
US Market -3.4% -0.6% -4.3% 10% 55.8% 96.7%
1 Year Return vs Industry and Market
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Price Volatility
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Industry
5yr Volatility vs Market
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DLEX.F Value

 Is Datalex undervalued based on future cash flows and its price relative to the stock market?

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 undervalued.
INTRINSIC VALUE BASED ON FUTURE CASH FLOWS
Here we compare the current share price of Datalex to its discounted cash flow analysis.value.

The discounted cash flow value is simply looking at what the company is worth today, based on estimates of how much money it is expected to make in the future.
Raw Data

Below are the data sources, inputs and calculation used to determine the intrinsic value for Datalex.

OTCPK:DLEX.F Discounted Cash Flow Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Valuation Model 2 Stage Free Cash Flow to Equity
Levered Free Cash Flow Average of 2 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See below
Discount Rate (Cost of Equity) See below 11%
Perpetual Growth Rate 10-Year US Government Bond Rate 3%

An important part of a discounted cash flow is the discount rate, below we explain how it has been calculated.

Calculation of Discount Rate/ Cost of Equity for OTCPK:DLEX.F
Data Point Calculation/ Source Result
Risk-Free Rate 10-Year US Govt Bond Rate 3%
Equity Risk Premium S&P Global 7.1%
Software Unlevered Beta Simply Wall St/ S&P Global 1.14
Re-levered Beta = Unlevered beta (1 + (1- tax rate) (Debt/Equity))
= 1.143 (1 + (1- 12.5%) (0.29%))
1.146
Levered Beta Levered Beta limited to 0.8 to 2.0
(practical range for a stable firm)
1.15
Discount Rate/ Cost of Equity = Cost of Equity = Risk Free Rate + (Levered Beta * Equity Risk Premium)
= 2.95% + (1.146 * 7.05%)
11.03%

Discounted Cash Flow Calculation for OTCPK:DLEX.F using 2 Stage Free Cash Flow to Equity Model

The calculations below outline how an intrinsic value for Datalex is arrived at by discounting future cash flows to their present value using the 2 stage method. We use analyst's estimates of cash flows going forward 5 years for the 1st stage, the 2nd stage assumes the company grows at a stable rate into perpetuity.

OTCPK:DLEX.F DCF 1st Stage: Next 5 year cash flow forecast
2019 2020 2021 2022 2023
Levered FCF (USD, Millions) 10.30 14.10 15.98 18.11 20.52
Source Analyst x1 Analyst x1 Est @ 13.33% Est @ 13.33% Est @ 13.33%
Present Value
Discounted (@ 11.03%)
9.28 11.44 11.67 11.92 12.16
Present value of next 5 years cash flows $56.47
OTCPK:DLEX.F DCF 2nd Stage: Terminal Value
Calculation Result
Terminal Value = FCF2023 × (1 + g) ÷ (Discount Rate – g)
= $20.52 × (1 + 2.95%) ÷ (11.03% – 2.95%)
$261.44
Present Value of Terminal Value = Terminal Value ÷ (1 + r)5
= $261.44 ÷ (1 + 11.03%)5
$154.93
OTCPK:DLEX.F Total Equity Value
Calculation Result
Total Equity Value = Present value of next 5 years cash flows + Terminal Value
= $56.47 + $154.93
$211.40
Equity Value per Share
(USD)
= Total value / Shares Outstanding
= $211.40 / 76.39
$2.77
OTCPK:DLEX.F Discount to Share Price
Calculation Result
Exchange Rate USD/EUR
(Reporting currency to currency of ISE:DLE)
0.877
Value per Share
(EUR)
= Value per Share in USD x Exchange Rate (USD/EUR)
= $2.77 x 0.877
€2.43
Non-primary Listing Adjustment Factor 1 share in OTCPK:DLEX.F represents 1.16889x of ISE:DLE
(This could be a different class, a depositary receipt, a different currency, or all of these things.)
1.16889x
Value per Share
(Listing Adjusted, USD)
= Value per Share (EUR) x Listing Adjustment Factor
= € 2.43 x 1.16889
$2.84
Value per share (USD) From above. $2.84
Current discount Discount to share price of $2.63
= -1 x ($2.63 - $2.84) / $2.84
7.3%

Learn more about our DCF calculations in Simply Wall St’s analysis model .

Current Discount
Amount off the current price Datalex is available for.
Intrinsic value
7%
Share price is $2.63 vs Future cash flow value of $2.84
Current Discount Checks
For Datalex to be considered undervalued it must be available for at least 20% below the current price. Less than 40% is even better.
  • Datalex's share price is below the future cash flow value, but not at a moderate discount (< 20%).
  • Datalex's share price is below the future cash flow value, but not at a substantial discount (< 40%).
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 Datalex's earnings, growth and assets is considered below, and whether this is a fair price.
Price based on past earnings
Are Datalex's earnings available for a low price, and how does this compare to other companies in the same industry?
Raw Data
OTCPK:DLEX.F PE (Price to Earnings) Ratio Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Earnings Per Share * Company Filings (2018-06-30) in USD $0.10
ISE:DLE Share Price ** ISE (2018-08-21) in EUR €2.25
ISE:DLE Share Price converted to USD reporting currency Exchange rate (EUR/ USD) 1.14 $2.57
United States of America Software Industry PE Ratio Median Figure of 72 Publicly-Listed Software Companies 46.8x
United States of America Market PE Ratio Median Figure of 2,977 Publicly-Listed Companies 17.93x

* Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual GAAP earnings per share excluding extraordinary items.

** Primary Listing of Datalex.

OTCPK:DLEX.F PE (Price to Earnings) Ratio Calculation
Calculation Outcome
PE Ratio

= ISE:DLE Share Price ÷ EPS (both in USD)

= 2.57 ÷ 0.10

26.29x

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • Datalex is good value based on earnings compared to the US Software industry average.
  • Datalex is overvalued based on earnings compared to the United States of America market.
Price based on expected Growth
Does Datalex's expected growth come at a high price?
Raw Data
OTCPK:DLEX.F PEG (Price to Earnings to Growth) Ratio Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
PE Ratio See PE Ratio Section 26.29x
Net Income Annual Growth Rate See Future Growth Section.
Line of Best Fit* through Consensus Estimate Earnings of 2 Analysts
28.1%per year
United States of America Software Industry PEG Ratio Median Figure of 58 Publicly-Listed Software Companies 2.88x
United States of America Market PEG Ratio Median Figure of 2,096 Publicly-Listed Companies 1.24x

*Line of best fit is calculated by linear regression .

OTCPK:DLEX.F PEG (Price to Earnings to Growth) Ratio Calculation
Calculation Outcome
PEG Ratio

= PE Ratio ÷ Net Income Annual Growth Rate

= 26.29x ÷ 28.1%

0.93x

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • Datalex is good value based on expected growth next year.
Price based on value of assets
What value do investors place on Datalex's assets?
Raw Data
OTCPK:DLEX.F PB (Price to Book) Ratio Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Book Value per Share Company Filings (2018-06-30) in USD $0.60
ISE:DLE Share Price * ISE (2018-08-21) in EUR €2.25
ISE:DLE Share Price converted to USD reporting currency Exchange rate (EUR/ USD) 1.14 $2.57
United States of America Software Industry PB Ratio Median Figure of 209 Publicly-Listed Software Companies 5.09x
United States of America Market PB Ratio Median Figure of 4,980 Publicly-Listed Companies 1.85x
OTCPK:DLEX.F PB (Price to Book) Ratio Calculation
Calculation Outcome
PB Ratio

= ISE:DLE Share Price ÷ Book Value per Share (both in USD)

= 2.57 ÷ 0.60

4.26x

* Primary Listing of Datalex.

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • Datalex is good value based on assets compared to the US Software industry average.
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Value checks
We assess Datalex's value by looking at:
  1. Is the discounted cash flow value less than 20%, or 40% of the share price? (2 checks) ( Click here or on bar chart for details of DCF calculation. )
  2. Is the PE ratio less than the market average, and/ or less than the Software industry average (and greater than 0)? (2 checks)
  3. Is the PEG ratio within a reasonable range (0 to 1)? (1 check)
  4. Is the PB ratio less than the Software industry average (and greater than 0)? (1 check)
  5. Datalex has a total score of 3/6, see the detailed checks below.

    Note: We use GAAP Earnings per Share in all our calculations including PE and PEG Ratio.

    Full details on the Value part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

DLEX.F Future Performance

 How is Datalex expected to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 2 analysts?

The future performance of a company is measured in the same way as past performance, by looking at estimated growth 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 it right!
Annual Growth Rate
28.1%
Expected annual growth in earnings.
Earnings growth vs Low Risk Savings
Is Datalex expected to grow at an attractive rate?
  • Datalex's earnings growth is expected to exceed the low risk savings rate of 3%.
Growth vs Market Checks
  • Datalex's earnings growth is expected to exceed the United States of America market average.
  • Datalex's revenue growth is expected to exceed the United States of America market average.
Annual Growth Rates Comparison
Raw Data
OTCPK:DLEX.F Future Growth Rates Data Sources
Data Point Source Value (per year)
OTCPK:DLEX.F Future Earnings Growth Rate Line of Best Fit* through Consensus Estimate Earnings of 2 Analysts 28.1%
OTCPK:DLEX.F Future Revenue Growth Rate Line of Best Fit* through Consensus Estimate Revenue of 2 Analysts 11.9%
United States of America Software Industry Earnings Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 19%
United States of America Software Industry Revenue Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 10.8%
United States of America Market Earnings Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 14.3%
United States of America Market Revenue Growth Rate Market Cap Weighted Average 7.3%

*Line of best fit is calculated by linear regression .

Industry and Market average data is calculated daily.

Learn more about our growth rate calculations in Simply Wall St’s analysis model.

Analysts growth expectations
Raw Data
OTCPK:DLEX.F Analysts Growth Expectations Data Sources
Data Point Source Value
Past Financials Company Filings (4 months ago) See Below
Future Estimates Average of up to 2 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See Below
All numbers in USD Millions and using Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual period rather than quarterly.
OTCPK:DLEX.F Future Estimates Data
Date (Data in USD Millions) Revenue Cash Flow Net Income * Avg. No. Analysts
2020-12-31 88 24 14 2
2019-12-31 79 20 10 2
2018-12-31 70 14 7 2
OTCPK:DLEX.F Past Financials Data
Date (Data in USD Millions) Revenue Cash Flow Net Income *
2018-06-30 65 14 7
2018-03-31 65 12 7
2017-12-31 64 10 7
2017-09-30 63 10 6
2017-06-30 61 10 6
2017-03-31 58 14 6
2016-12-31 55 17 5
2016-09-30 53 16 5
2016-06-30 50 15 5
2016-03-31 48 14 5
2015-12-31 47 13 4
2015-09-30 44 12 3

*GAAP earnings excluding extraordinary items.

Super high growth metrics
High Growth Checks
  • Datalex's earnings are expected to grow significantly at over 20% yearly.
  • Datalex's revenue is expected to grow by 11.9% yearly, however this is not considered high growth (20% yearly).
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.
Raw Data
OTCPK:DLEX.F Past and Future Earnings per Share
Data Point Source Value
Past Financials Company Filings (4 months ago) See Below
Future Estimates Average of up to 2 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See Below

All data from Datalex Company Filings, last reported 4 months ago, and in Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual period rather than quarterly.

OTCPK:DLEX.F Future Estimates Data
Date (Data in USD Millions) EPS * EPS High Estimate EPS Low Estimate Avg. No. Analysts
2020-12-31 0.17 0.17 0.17 1.00
2019-12-31 0.13 0.13 0.13 1.00
2018-12-31 0.10 0.10 0.10 1.00
OTCPK:DLEX.F Past Financials Data
Date (Data in USD Millions) EPS *
2018-06-30 0.10
2018-03-31 0.10
2017-12-31 0.09
2017-09-30 0.08
2017-06-30 0.08
2017-03-31 0.07
2016-12-31 0.07
2016-09-30 0.07
2016-06-30 0.07
2016-03-31 0.06
2015-12-31 0.06
2015-09-30 0.04

*GAAP earnings excluding extraordinary items.

Performance in 3 years
In the same way as past performance we look at the future estimated return (profit) compared to the available funds. We do this looking forward 3 years.
  • Datalex is expected to efficiently use shareholders’ funds in the future (Return on Equity greater than 20%).
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Future performance checks
We assess Datalex's future performance by looking at:
  1. Is the annual earnings growth rate expected to beat the low risk savings rate, plus a premium to keep pace with inflation?
  2. Is the annual earnings growth rate expected to beat the average growth rate in earnings of the United States of America market? (1 check)
  3. Is the annual revenue growth rate expected to beat the average growth rate in revenue of the United States of America market? (1 check)
  4. Is the annual earnings growth rate expected to be above 20%? (1 check)
  5. Is the annual revenue growth rate expected to be above 20%? (1 check)
  6. Is the Return on Equity in 3 years expected to be over 20%? (1 check)
Some of the above checks will fail if the company is expected to be loss making in the relevant year.
Datalex has a total score of 5/6, see the detailed checks below.

Note 1: We use GAAP Net Income Excluding Exceptional Items for our Earnings in all our calculations.

Full details on the Future part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

DLEX.F Past Performance

  How has Datalex performed over the past 5 years?

The past performance of a company can be measured by how much growth it has experienced and how much profit it makes relative to the funds and assets it has available.
Past earnings growth
Below we compare Datalex's growth in the last year to its industry (Software).
Past Earnings growth analysis
We also check if the company has grown in the past 5 years, and whether it has maintained that growth in the year.
  • Datalex has delivered over 20% year on year earnings growth in the past 5 years.
  • Datalex's 1-year earnings growth is less than its 5-year average (31.5% vs 31.9%)
  • Datalex's earnings growth has exceeded the US Software industry average in the past year (31.5% vs 11%).
Earnings and Revenue History
Datalex's revenue and profit over the past 5 years is shown below, any years where they have experienced a loss will show up in red.
Raw Data

All data from Datalex Company Filings, last reported 4 months ago, and in Trailing twelve months (TTM) annual period rather than quarterly.

OTCPK:DLEX.F Past Revenue, Cash Flow and Net Income Data
Date (Data in USD Millions) Revenue Net Income * G+A Expenses R&D Expenses
2018-06-30 65.47 7.46 9.94
2018-03-31 64.68 7.26 9.76
2017-12-31 63.89 7.06 9.59
2017-09-30 62.56 6.37 10.61
2017-06-30 61.22 5.67 11.64
2017-03-31 58.27 5.53 10.02
2016-12-31 55.32 5.39 8.41
2016-09-30 52.77 5.32 7.88
2016-06-30 50.21 5.24 7.35
2016-03-31 48.42 4.71 7.35
2015-12-31 46.62 4.19 7.36
2015-09-30 44.32 3.30 7.11
2015-06-30 42.03 2.41 6.86
2015-03-31 41.70 2.56 6.72
2014-12-31 41.38 2.70 6.58
2014-09-30 40.99 2.35 6.28
2014-06-30 40.61 2.00 5.97
2014-03-31 39.34 1.80 5.86
2013-12-31 38.07 1.60 5.74
2013-09-30 36.20 1.54 5.59
2013-06-30 34.32 1.48 5.44
2013-03-31 33.33 1.30 5.53
2012-12-31 32.35 1.12 5.63
2012-09-30 31.41 -0.53 5.29
2012-06-30 30.46 -2.18 4.95
2012-03-31 29.25 -3.06 4.74
2011-12-31 28.03 -3.95 4.52

*GAAP earnings excluding extraordinary items.

Performance last year
We want to ensure a company is making the most of what it has available. This is done by comparing the return (profit) to a company's available funds, assets and capital.
  • Datalex has not efficiently used shareholders’ funds last year (Return on Equity less than 20%).
  • Datalex used its assets more efficiently than the US Software industry average last year based on Return on Assets.
  • Datalex has significantly improved its use of capital last year versus 3 years ago (Return on Capital Employed).
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Past performance checks
We assess Datalex's performance over the past 5 years by checking for:
  1. Has earnings increased in past 5 years? (1 check)
  2. Has the earnings growth in the last year exceeded that of the Software industry? (1 check)
  3. Is the recent earnings growth over the last year higher than the average annual growth over the past 5 years? (1 check)
  4. Is the Return on Equity (ROE) higher than 20%? (1 check)
  5. Is the Return on Assets (ROA) above industry average? (1 check)
  6. 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.
Datalex has a total score of 4/6, see the detailed checks below.

Note: We use GAAP Net Income excluding extraordinary items in all our calculations.

Full details on the Past part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

DLEX.F Health

 How is Datalex's financial health and their level of debt?

A company's financial position is much like your own financial position, it includes everything you own (assets) and owe (liabilities).

The boxes below represent the relative size of what makes up Datalex's finances.

The net worth of a company is the difference between its assets and liabilities.
Net Worth
  • Datalex is able to meet its short term (1 year) commitments with its holdings of cash and other short term assets.
  • Datalex's cash and other short term assets cover its long term commitments.
Balance sheet
This treemap shows a more detailed breakdown of Datalex'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 checks below.
Assets
Liabilities and shares
The 'shares' portion represents any funds contributed by the owners (shareholders) and any profits.
  • Low level of unsold assets.
  • Debt is covered by short term assets, assets are 62.6x debt.
Historical Debt
Nearly all companies have debt. Debt in itself isn’t bad, 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.
Raw Data

All data from Datalex Company Filings, last reported 4 months ago.

OTCPK:DLEX.F Past Debt and Equity Data
Date (Data in USD Millions) Total Equity Total Debt Cash & Short Term Investments
2018-06-30 46.06 0.57 11.95
2018-03-31 46.06 0.57 11.95
2017-12-31 47.33 0.61 16.15
2017-09-30 47.33 0.61 16.15
2017-06-30 41.31 0.57 16.89
2017-03-31 41.31 0.57 16.89
2016-12-31 42.84 0.79 24.32
2016-09-30 42.84 0.79 24.32
2016-06-30 38.25 1.02 18.03
2016-03-31 38.25 1.02 18.03
2015-12-31 39.57 0.93 21.81
2015-09-30 39.57 0.93 21.81
2015-06-30 34.05 1.10 16.17
2015-03-31 34.05 1.10 16.17
2014-12-31 35.54 1.64 18.34
2014-09-30 35.54 1.64 18.34
2014-06-30 33.46 2.00 14.32
2014-03-31 33.46 2.00 14.32
2013-12-31 33.92 0.89 16.88
2013-09-30 33.92 0.89 16.88
2013-06-30 31.91 1.15 11.53
2013-03-31 31.91 1.15 11.53
2012-12-31 30.99 1.22 14.63
2012-09-30 30.99 1.22 14.63
2012-06-30 29.06 1.11 11.05
2012-03-31 29.06 1.11 11.05
2011-12-31 29.17 0.97 12.54
  • Datalex's level of debt (1.2%) compared to net worth is satisfactory (less than 40%).
  • The level of debt compared to net worth has been reduced over the past 5 years (3.6% vs 1.2% today).
  • Debt is well covered by operating cash flow (2449%, greater than 20% of total debt).
  • Datalex earns more interest than it pays, coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
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Financial health checks
We assess Datalex's financial health by checking for:
  1. Are short term assets greater than short term liabilities? (1 check)
  2. Are short term assets greater than long term liabilities? (1 check)
  3. Has the debt to equity ratio increased in the past 5 years? (1 check)
  4. Is the debt to equity ratio over 40%? (1 check)
  5. Is the debt covered by operating cash flow? (1 check)
  6. Are earnings greater than 5x the interest on debt (if company pays interest at all)? (1 check)
  7. Datalex has a total score of 6/6, see the detailed checks below.
For companies that are loss making and have been so on average in the past we replace the last 2 checks with:
  1. Does cash and short term investments cover stable operating expenses (recurring G&A and R&D) for more than 3 years? (1 check)
  2. Does cash and short term investments cover growing operating expenses (recurring G&A and R&D) for more than 3 years? (1 check)


Full details on the Health part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

DLEX.F Dividends

 What is Datalex's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividends are regular cash payments to you from the company, similar to a bank paying you interest on a savings account.
Annual Dividend Income
Dividend payments
1.95%
Current annual income from Datalex dividends. Estimated to be 2.7% next year.
If you bought $2,000 of Datalex shares you are expected to receive $39 in your first year as a dividend.
Dividend Amount
Here we look how much dividend is being paid, if any. Is it above what you can get in a savings account? It is up there with the best dividend paying companies?
  • Datalex's pays a higher dividend yield than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in United States of America (1.38%).
  • Datalex's dividend is below the markets top 25% of dividend payers in United States of America (3.54%).
Annualized Historical and Future Dividends
It is important to see if the dividend for a company is stable, and not wildly increasing/decreasing each year. This graph shows you the historical rate to count toward your assessment of the stock.

We also check to see if the dividend has increased in the past 10 years.
Raw Data
OTCPK:DLEX.F Annualized Past and Future Dividends
Data Point Source Value
Past Annualized Dividend Yield S&P Global Market Data See Below
Past Dividends per Share Company Filings/ Annualized Dividend Payments See Below
Future Dividends per Share Estimates Average of up to 2 Analyst Estimates (S&P Global) See Below
United States of America Software Industry Average Dividend Yield Market Cap Weighted Average of 24 Stocks 1.6%
United States of America Market Average Dividend Yield Market Cap Weighted Average of 1977 Stocks 2.5%
United States of America Minimum Threshold Dividend Yield 10th Percentile 0.8%
United States of America Bottom 25% Dividend Yield 25th Percentile 1.4%
United States of America Top 25% Dividend Yield 75th Percentile 3.5%

Industry and Market average data is calculated daily.

Note all dividend per share amounts are annualized and not quarterly or other period.

OTCPK:DLEX.F Future Dividends Estimate Data
Date (Data in $) Dividend per Share (annual) Avg. No. Analysts
2020-12-31 0.09 2.00
2019-12-31 0.07 2.00
2018-12-31 0.06 2.00
OTCPK:DLEX.F Past Annualized Dividends Data
Date (Data in $) Dividend per share (annual) Avg. Yield (%)
2018-05-14 0.050 1.723
2017-03-28 0.050 1.247
2016-05-13 0.040 1.071
2015-03-24 0.030 1.160
2014-05-07 0.020 1.034

Learn more about our ratios and growth rates in Simply Wall St’s analysis model >

  • Whilst dividend payments have been stable, Datalex has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.
  • Dividend payments have increased, but Datalex only paid a dividend in the past 5 years.
Current Payout to shareholders
What portion of Datalex's earnings are paid to the shareholders as a dividend.
  • Dividends paid are covered by earnings (2x coverage).
Future Payout to shareholders
  • Dividends after 3 years are expected to be covered by earnings (1.9x coverage).
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Income/ dividend checks
We assess Datalex's dividend by checking for:
  1. Firstly is the company paying a notable dividend (greater than 0.8%) - if not then the rest of the checks are ignored.
  2. Is current dividend yield above the bottom 25% of dividend payers? (1 check)
  3. Is current dividend yield above the top 25% of dividend payers? (1 check)
  4. Have they paid a dividend for 10 years, and during this period has the dividend been volatile (drop of more than 25%)? (1 check)
  5. If they have paid a dividend for 10 years has it increased in this time? (1 check)
  6. How sustainable is the dividend, can Datalex afford to pay it from its earnings today and in 3 years (Payout ratio less than 90%)? (2 checks)
  7. Datalex has a total score of 3/6, see the detailed checks below.


Full details on the Dividends part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

DLEX.F Management

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

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.
CEO
Aidan Brogan
COMPENSATION $620,000
AGE 51
TENURE AS CEO 6.2 years
CEO Bio

Mr. Aidan Brogan has been the Chief Executive Officer of Datalex plc since September 11, 2012 and served as its an Interim Chief Executive Officer from June 25, 2012 to September 11, 2012. Mr. Brogan served as Senior Vice President of Sales at Datalex plc. Mr. Brogan has over 20 years of management experience in the airline and travel technology sector. He joined Datalex in 1994. Mr. Brogan is a leading strategist in travel distribution and has been instrumental in building the leading product and market position for Datalex. With nearly 20 years’ experience in the airline and travel industry, Mr. Brogan's background includes project management, system design, product development, marketing, business planning and international sales. Previous to this Mr. Brogan served a variety of roles for Westinghouse in Dubai, UAE, in its airline and travel business in the Middle East such as Regional Sales Manager and a range of support and development roles. Mr. Brogan has been an Executive Director of Datalex plc since June 25, 2012.

CEO Compensation
  • Aidan's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
  • Aidan's remuneration is lower than average for companies of similar size in United States of America.
Management Team Tenure

Average tenure of the Datalex management team in years:

2
Average Tenure
  • The tenure for the Datalex management team is about average.
Management Team

Aidan Brogan

TITLE
CEO & Executive Director
COMPENSATION
$620K
AGE
51
TENURE
6.2 yrs

David Kennedy

TITLE
CFO, Finance Director
COMPENSATION
$767K
AGE
48
TENURE
11.1 yrs

Dan O’Brien

TITLE
Chief Operational Officer

Blair Koch

TITLE
CTO & President of USA
TENURE
2 yrs

Ornagh Hoban

TITLE
Chief Marketing Officer

Alison Bell

TITLE
Senior Vice President of Global Sales
TENURE
0.9 yrs

Alan Dunne

TITLE
Chief Innovation Officer

John Shields

TITLE
Head of Customer Success
TENURE
0.7 yrs

Orla Kelly

TITLE
Director of Organisation Development
Board of Directors Tenure

Average tenure and age of the Datalex board of directors in years:

8.9
Average Tenure
51
Average Age
  • The tenure for the Datalex board of directors is about average.
Board of Directors

Paschal Taggart

TITLE
Chairman of the Board
COMPENSATION
$109K
TENURE
8.9 yrs

Aidan Brogan

TITLE
CEO & Executive Director
COMPENSATION
$620K
AGE
51
TENURE
6.4 yrs

David Kennedy

TITLE
CFO, Finance Director
COMPENSATION
$767K
AGE
48
TENURE
9.9 yrs

Peter Lennon

TITLE
Non-Executive Director
COMPENSATION
$54K
TENURE
25.8 yrs

John Bateson

TITLE
Non-Executive Director
COMPENSATION
$54K
AGE
55
TENURE
12 yrs

Roger Conan

TITLE
Senior Independent Non-Executive Director
COMPENSATION
$54K
TENURE
5.8 yrs

Garry Lyons

TITLE
Non-Executive Director
COMPENSATION
$54K
TENURE
5.4 yrs
Who owns this company?
Recent Insider Trading
  • No 3 month insider trading information.
Recent Insider Transactions
Announced Type Name Entity Role Start End Shares Max Price ($) Value ($)
14. Nov 18 Sell Paschal Taggart Individual 13. Nov 18 13. Nov 18 -85,000 $2.87 $-243,597
15. May 18 Sell David Kennedy Individual 11. May 18 11. May 18 -175,000 $3.28 $-574,421
03. Jan 18 Sell Paschal Taggart Individual 22. Dec 17 22. Dec 17 -1,156 $3.49 $-4,037
21. Dec 17 Sell Paschal Taggart Individual 14. Dec 17 20. Dec 17 -38,844 $3.68 $-139,689
15. Dec 17 Sell Paschal Taggart Individual 06. Dec 17 13. Dec 17 -18,237 $4.00 $-72,035
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Management checks
We assess Datalex's management by checking for:
  1. Is the CEO's compensation unreasonable compared to market cap? (1 check)
  2. Has the CEO's compensation increased more than 20% whilst the EPS is down more then 20%? (1 check)
  3. Is the average tenure of the management team less than 2 years? (1 check)
  4. Is the average tenure of the board of directors team less than 3 years? (1 check)
  5. Datalex has a total score of 0/6, this is not included on the snowflake, see the detailed checks below.


Note: We use the top 6 management executives and board members in our calculations.

Note 2: Insider trading include any internal stakeholders and these transactions .

Full details on the Management part of the Simply Wall St company analysis model.

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Description

Datalex plc develops and sells direct distribution software products and solutions to the travel industry worldwide. The company operates through two segments, E-Business and TPF Consulting. Its digital commerce platform provides offer and pricing management, order management, and B2C and B2B applications. The company also delivers professional and hosting services; and provides online payment processing connectivity services. Datalex plc was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland.

Details
Name: Datalex plc
DLEX.F
Exchange: OTCPK
Founded: 1985
€196,010,172
76,391,698
Website: http://www.datalex.com
Address: Datalex plc
Block U,
East Point,
Dublin,
Co. Dublin, 3,
Ireland
Listings
Exchange Symbol Ticker Symbol Security Exchange Country Currency Listed on
ISE DLE Ordinary Shares Irish Stock Exchange IE EUR 23. Oct 2000
OTCPK DLEX.F Ordinary Shares Pink Sheets LLC US USD 23. Oct 2000
LSE 0OPM Ordinary Shares London Stock Exchange GB EUR 23. Oct 2000
BATS-CHIXE DLEI Ordinary Shares BATS 'Chi-X Europe' GB EUR 23. Oct 2000
OTCPK DLEX.Y UNSPONSORD ADR Pink Sheets LLC US USD 20. Oct 2000
Number of employees
Current staff
Staff numbers
269
Datalex employees.
Industry
Application Software
Software
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
Area Date (UTC time)
Company Analysis updated: 2018/11/18 21:33
End of day share price update: 2018/08/21 00:00
Last estimates confirmation: 2018/10/30
Last earnings filing: 2018/08/28
Last earnings reported: 2018/06/30
Last annual earnings reported: 2017/12/31


All dates and times in UTC. All financial data provided by Standard & Poor’s Capital IQ.

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.