SAA:LSE-M&C Saatchi plc (GBX)

COMMON STOCK | Advertising Agencies | LSE

Last Closing Price

GBX 130.00

Change

0.00 (0.00)%

Market Cap

GBX 0.16B

Volume

0.06M

Avg Analyst Target

GBX 204.50 (+57.31%)

Avg User Target

GBX
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Fundamental Analysis

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About

M&C Saatchi plc provides advertising and marketing services in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia, Australia, and the Americas. The company offers its services in the areas of media buying, direct marketing, talent management, mobile marketing, research agency, Website construction, branding and digital marketing, design, marketing strategy, finished art and production management, marketing consultant, and sport sponsorship and entertainment PR agency. The company was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

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ETFs Containing SAA

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Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Advertising Agencies)
Market Performance vs. Exchange
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
YTD  
Capital Gain 55.50% 65% D 94% A
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 55.50% 65% D 94% A
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain 210.26% 89% B+ 97% A+
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 210.26% 89% B+ 97% A+
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain -56.21% 29% F 11% F
Dividend Return 9.69% 60% D- 37% F
Total Return -46.52% 36% F 12% F
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain -3.77% 42% F 16% F
Dividend Return 1.97% 67% D+ 58% F
Total Return -1.80% 42% F 16% F
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 77.37% 32% F 21% F
Risk Adjusted Return -2.33% 37% F 19% F
Market Capitalization 0.16B 59% F 47% F
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 87%-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
(Advertising Agencies)
Ratio vs. Market
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Market Value  
Price / Earning Ratio 3.83 88% B+ 88% B+
Price/Book Ratio 3.52 48% F 27% F
Price / Cash Flow Ratio 4.69 77% C+ 52% F
EV/EBITDA 17.44 63% D 38% F
Management Effectiveness  
Return on Equity -3.02% 57% F 41% F
Return on Invested Capital -2.32% 32% F 34% F
Return on Assets 6.47% 86% B 79% C+
Debt to Equity Ratio 4.98% 85% B 79% C+
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 1.84 20% F 7% 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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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:
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.

Underpriced on cashflow basis

The stock is trading low compared to its peers on a price to 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.

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.

Low debt

The company is less leveraged than its peers ,, and is among the top quartile, which makes it more flexible. However, do check the news and look at its sector. Sometimes this is low because the company is not growing and has no growth potential.

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.

Superior Revenue Growth

This stock has shown top quartile revenue growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector.

What to not like:
Poor risk adjusted returns

This company is delivering below median risk adjusted returns in its peers. Even if it is outperforming on returns , the returns are unpredictable. Proceed with caution.

High volatility

The total returns for this company are volatile and above median for its sector over the past 5 years. Make sure you have the risk tolerance for investing in such stock.

Below median dividend returns

The company’s average income yield over the past 5 years has been low compared to its peers. However, it is not a problem if you are not looking for income.

Overpriced compared to book value

The stock is trading high compared to its peers median on a price to book value basis.

Overpriced on free cash flow basis

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

Low Earnings Growth

This stock has shown below median earnings growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector