OTCPK:AVNL.F

Stock Analysis Report

Avanti Communications Group

Executive Summary

Avanti Communications Group plc, a satellite operator, provides Ka-band satellite data communications services in the United Kingdom, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa.

Snowflake

Fundamentals

Overvalued with worrying balance sheet.

Risks

  • Avanti Communications Group is not covered by any analysts.

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Share Price & News

How has Avanti Communications Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events


Market Performance


7 Day Return

0%

OTCPK:AVNL.F

3.2%

US Telecom

1.3%

US Market


1 Year Return

-85.0%

OTCPK:AVNL.F

8.4%

US Telecom

2.0%

US Market

AVNL.F underperformed the Telecom industry which returned 8.4% over the past year.

AVNL.F underperformed the Market in United States of America which returned 1.7% over the past year.


Share holder returns

AVNL.FIndustryMarket
7 Day0%3.2%1.3%
30 Day0%7.1%3.9%
90 Dayn/a10.4%3.4%
1 Year-85.0%-85.0%14.1%8.4%4.2%2.0%
3 Yearn/a18.1%0.9%47.2%37.6%
5 Yearn/a35.1%4.2%60.5%42.9%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Avanti Communications Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


Simply Wall St News

No news available

Valuation

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

0.05x

Price to Book (PB) ratio


Intrinsic Value Based on Future Cash Flows

Unable to calculate intrinsic value for Avanti Communications Group to establish if it is available at moderate discount.

Unable to calculate intrinsic value for Avanti Communications Group to establish if it is available at substantial discount.


Price Based on Earnings

Avanti Communications Group is loss making, we can't compare its value to the US Telecom industry average.

Avanti Communications Group is loss making, we can't compare the value of its earnings to the United States of America market.


Price Based on Expected Growth

Unable to calculate PEG ratio for Avanti Communications Group, we can't assess if its growth is good value.


Price Based on Value of Assets

Avanti Communications Group is good value based on assets compared to the US Telecom industry average.


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Future Growth

How is Avanti Communications Group expected to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

10.0%

Forecasted Telecom 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 Avanti Communications Group 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.


Next Steps

  • Take a look at our analysis of AVNL.F’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
  • While we do not consider unaudited financials to be a reliable enough to include in our analysis, you can access them on the OTC Markets Website. If you are looking for more of a qualitative research into the company, you can access Avanti Communications Group's filings and announcements here.
  • Explore growth companies in the Telecom industry.

Past Performance

How has Avanti Communications Group performed over the past 5 years?

-5.5%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Avanti Communications Group does not make a profit and their year on year earnings growth rate was negative over the past 5 years.

Unable to compare Avanti Communications Group's 1-year earnings growth to the 5-year average as it is not currently profitable.

Unable to compare Avanti Communications Group's 1-year growth to the US Telecom industry average as it is not currently profitable.


Return on Equity

It is difficult to establish if Avanti Communications Group has efficiently used shareholders’ funds last year (Return on Equity greater than 20%) as it is loss-making.


Return on Assets

It is difficult to establish if Avanti Communications Group has efficiently used its assets last year compared to the US Telecom industry average (Return on Assets) as it is loss-making.


Return on Capital Employed

It is difficult to establish if Avanti Communications Group improved its use of capital last year versus 3 years ago (Return on Capital Employed) as it is currently loss-making.


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Financial Health

How is Avanti Communications Group's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Avanti Communications Group is able to meet its short term (1 year) commitments with its holdings of cash and other short term assets.

Avanti Communications Group's long term commitments exceed its cash and other short term assets.


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Avanti Communications Group's level of debt (272.3%) compared to net worth is high (greater than 40%).

The level of debt compared to net worth has increased over the past 5 years (164.8% vs 272.3% today).


Balance Sheet

High level of physical assets or inventory.

Debt is not covered by short term assets, assets are 0.2x debt.


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.

Avanti Communications Group has less than a year of cash runway based on current free cash flow.

Avanti Communications Group has less than a year of cash runway if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of -20.3% each year.


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Dividend

What is Avanti Communications Group's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield and Payments Analysis

Unable to evaluate Avanti Communications Group's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers as the company has not reported any payouts.

Unable to evaluate Avanti Communications Group's dividend against the top 25% market benchmark as the company has not reported any payouts.

Unable to perform a dividend volatility check as Avanti Communications Group has not reported any payouts.

Unable to verify if Avanti Communications Group's dividend has been increasing as the company has not reported any payouts.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as Avanti Communications Group has not reported any payouts.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Insufficient estimate data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be sustainable.


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Management

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

0.9yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Kyle Whitehill (56yo)

1.4yrs

Tenure

0

Mr. Kyle David Whitehill serves as Group Chief Executive Officer of Avanti Communications Group PLC since November 2018 and serves as its Director. He served as Chief Executive Officer of Avanti Communicat ...


Management Age and Tenure

0.9yrs

Average Tenure

The average tenure for the Avanti Communications Group management team is less than 2 years, this suggests a new team.


Board Age and Tenure

2.7yrs

Average Tenure

55yo

Average Age

The average tenure for the Avanti Communications Group board of directors is less than 3 years, this suggests a new board.


Insider Trading

No 3 month open market individual insider trading information.


Ownership Breakdown


Management Team

  • Nigel Adrian Fox (57yo)

    CFO & Director

    • Tenure: 12.3yrs
    • Compensation: US$464.43k
  • Andrew Littlejohns

    Chief Operating Officer - Delivery

    • Tenure: 0.7yrs
  • Kyle Whitehill (56yo)

    Group Chief Executive Officer & Director

    • Tenure: 1.4yrs
  • Toby Robinson

    Chief of Strategy & Business Development Officer

    • Tenure: 0.8yrs
  • Enrico Leonardi

    Chief Sales Officer

    • Tenure: 3.6yrs
  • Natalie Mitchell

    General Counsel & Group Company Secretary

    • Tenure: 0.9yrs
  • Debbie Mavis

    Group HR Director

    • Tenure: 1.2yrs
  • Libby Barr

    Chief Operating Officer of Customer

    • Tenure: 0.7yrs
  • Ann Vandenbroucke

    Chief Regulatory Officer

    • Tenure: 0.7yrs

Board Members

  • Michael Leitner (51yo)

    Non-Executive Director

    • Tenure: 2.7yrs
  • Richard Mastoloni (54yo)

    Non-Executive Director

    • Tenure: 2.8yrs
    • Compensation: US$30.27k
  • Chris McLaughlin (61yo)

    Non-Executive Director

    • Tenure: 0.3yrs
  • Craig Chobor (46yo)

    Non-Executive Director

    • Tenure: 2.7yrs
  • Alan Harper (63yo)

    Chairman

    • Tenure: 0.3yrs
    • Compensation: US$18.97k
  • Nigel Adrian Fox (57yo)

    CFO & Director

    • Tenure: 12.3yrs
    • Compensation: US$464.43k
  • Paul Johnson

    Non-Executive Director

    • Tenure: 6.7yrs
    • Compensation: US$78.08k
  • Adam Kleinman (44yo)

    Non-Executive Director

    • Tenure: 0.5yrs
  • Kyle Whitehill (56yo)

    Group Chief Executive Officer & Director

    • Tenure: 1.4yrs
  • John Slámecka (55yo)

    Non-Executive Director

    • Tenure: 0.8yrs

Company Information

Avanti Communications Group PLC's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Avanti Communications Group PLC
  • Ticker: AVNL.F
  • Exchange: OTCPK
  • Founded: 2002
  • Industry: Alternative Carriers
  • Sector: Telecom
  • Market Cap: UK£7.546m
  • Listing Market Cap: UK£9.395m
  • Shares outstanding: 2.16b
  • Website: https://www.avantiplc.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Avanti Communications Group PLC
  • Cobham House
  • 20 Black Friars Lane
  • London
  • Greater London
  • EC4V 6EB
  • United Kingdom

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
AVNAIM (London Stock Exchange AIM Market)YesOrdinary SharesGBGBPApr 2007
AVNL.FOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesOrdinary SharesUSUSDApr 2007

Biography

Avanti Communications Group plc, a satellite operator, provides Ka-band satellite data communications services in the United Kingdom, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. The company offers broadband packa ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2019/09/16 00:25
End of Day Share Price2019/07/09 00:00
Earnings2019/06/30
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.