BIFF:LSE-Biffa plc (GBX)

COMMON STOCK | Waste Management | LSE

Last Closing Price

GBX 218.50

Change

+7.00 (+3.31)%

Market Cap

GBX 0.66B

Volume

0.80M

Average Target Price

GBX 235.83 (+7.93%)
Average Analyst Rating

Verdict

Fundamental Analysis

Verdict

About

Biffa plc provides waste management services in the United Kingdom. The company operates in two segments, Collections and Resources & Energy. It is involved in the collection, recycling, treatment, processing, and disposal of waste; and production of energy, as well as production and sale of recovered commodities, such as energies, papers, glasses, metals, and plastics. The company offers general waste collection, dry mixed recycling, food waste collection, single stream recycling, hazardous waste collection and treatment, unplanned waste removal, skip hire, asbestos waste disposal, and bin cleaning services for businesses in sectors, including the construction, facilities management, hospitality and events, logistics waste solutions, manufacturing and production, public, retail waste management, and utilities. It also provides household waste service, such as recycling collections, refuse collection, street cleansing, food collection, bulk haulage, waste transfer station, and household waste recycling center services; waste electrical and electronic equipment, and textile collections; domestic tanker cleaning services; and environmental consultancy services and producer responsibility compliance schemes. The company operates 2,800 vehicles. Biffa plc was founded in 1912 and is headquartered in High Wycombe, the United Kingdom. Address: Coronation Road, High Wycombe, United Kingdom, HP12 3TZ

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Largest Industry Peers for Waste Management

Symbol Name Price(Change) Market Cap Price / Earning Ratio EV/EBITDA
AUG:LSE Augean plc

N/A

GBX0.18B 12.84 N/A
RWI:LSE Renewi plc

-0.46 (-2.33%)

GBX0.15B N/A 7.47

ETFs Containing BIFF

Symbol Name Weight Mer Price(Change) Market Cap

N/A

Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Waste Management)
Market Performance vs. Exchange
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
YTD  
Capital Gain -20.26% 100% A+ 33% F
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return -20.26% 100% A+ 31% F
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain -8.77% 67% D+ 42% F
Dividend Return 1.03% 50% F 30% F
Total Return -7.74% 67% D+ 41% F
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 5.93% N/A N/A N/A N/A
Dividend Return 1.66% N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 7.60% N/A N/A N/A N/A
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 18.90% N/A N/A N/A N/A
Risk Adjusted Return 40.19% N/A N/A N/A N/A
Market Capitalization 0.66B 100% A+ 79% C+
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 97%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

Key Financial Ratios

  Ratio vs. Industry/Classification
(Waste Management)
Ratio vs. Market
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Market Value  
Price / Earning Ratio 12.01 100% A+ 60% D-
Price/Book Ratio 1.59 67% D+ 39% F
Price / Cash Flow Ratio 3.69 33% F 52% F
EV/EBITDA 6.10 100% A+ 69% D+
Management Effectiveness  
Return on Equity 11.83% 100% A+ 76% C
Return on Invested Capital 19.18% 100% A+ 88% B+
Return on Assets 3.75% 100% A+ 67% D+
Debt to Equity Ratio 60.58% 67% D+ 30% F
Technical Ratios  
Short Ratio N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Short Percent N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Beta 0.97 67% D+ 52% F
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 97%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

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Analyst Rating

Target Price Action Rating Action Analyst Rating Price Date

Fundamental Analysis Breakdown

This is a composite scorecard based on the application of evaluation criteria deemed most important by analysts. This is not a buy or sell recommendation.

What to like:
High market capitalization

This is one of the largest entities in its sector and is among the top quartile. Such companies tend to be more stable.

Underpriced compared to earnings

The stock is trading low compared to its peers on a price to earning basis and is in the top quartile. It may be underpriced but do check its financial performance to make sure there is no specific reason.

Superior return on equity

The company management has delivered better return on equity in the most recent 4 quarters then its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Superior capital utilization

The company management has delivered better return on invested capital in the most recent 4 quarters than its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Superior return on assets

The company management has delivered better return on assets in the most recent 4 quarters than its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Positive cash flow

The company had positive total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Positive free cash flow

The company had positive total free cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Underpriced on free cash flow basis

The stock is trading low compared to its peers on a price to free cash flow basis and is in the top quartile. It may be underpriced but do check its financial performance to make sure there is no specific reason.

What to not like:
Overpriced on cashflow basis

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.