SAG:LSE-Science Group plc (GBX)

COMMON STOCK | Consulting Services | LSE

Last Closing Price

GBX 405.00

Change

0.00 (0.00)%

Market Cap

GBX 0.18B

Volume

2.58K

Avg Analyst Target

N/A

Avg User Target

GBX
Average Analyst Rating

N/A

Fundamental Analysis

Verdict


Science Group plc (SAG) Stock Analysis:
Based on the Science Group plc stock forecasts from 0 analysts, the average analyst target price for Science Group plc is not available over the next 12 months. Science Group plc’s average analyst rating is not available. Stock Target Advisor’s own stock analysis of Science Group plc is Slightly Bullish , which is based on 6 positive signals and 4 negative signals. At the last closing, Science Group plc’s stock price was GBX 405.00. Science Group plc’s stock price has changed by +2.53% over the past week, -7.95% over the past month and +6.58% over the last year.

About

Science Group plc, together with its subsidiaries, provides science and technology-based consultancy services in the United Kingdom, North America, Europe, and internationally. The company operates through R&D Consultancy; Regulatory & Compliance; and Frontier Smart Technologies ...Read More

Technical Indicators

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ETFs Containing SAG

Symbol Name Weight Mer Price(Change) Market Cap

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Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Consulting Services)
Market Performance vs. Exchange
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
YTD  
Capital Gain -10.99% 67% D+ 50% F
Dividend Return 0.01% 75% C 28% F
Total Return -10.98% 67% D+ 50% F
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain 4.38% 55% F 75% C
Dividend Return 0.01% 44% F 18% F
Total Return 4.39% 55% F 74% C
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain 99.51% 86% B 92% A-
Dividend Return 7.73% 43% F 43% F
Total Return 107.24% 86% B 91% A-
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 22.60% 73% C 80% B-
Dividend Return 1.77% 78% C+ 62% D-
Total Return 24.37% 73% C 79% C+
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 32.31% 55% F 38% F
Risk Adjusted Return 75.43% 82% B- 85% B
Market Capitalization 0.18B 33% F 35% 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
(Consulting Services)
Ratio vs. Market
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Market Value  
Price / Earning Ratio 18.66 73% C 43% F
Price/Book Ratio 2.71 58% F 26% F
Price / Cash Flow Ratio 13.15 50% F 33% F
EV/EBITDA 9.98 64% D 48% F
Management Effectiveness  
Return on Equity 17.76% 67% D+ 58% F
Return on Invested Capital 16.16% 83% B 81% B-
Return on Assets 7.60% 75% C 75% C
Debt to Equity Ratio 21.30% 63% D 68% D+
Technical Ratios  
Dividend Yield 2.28% 75% C 48% F
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 0.68 73% C 77% 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%

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Analyst Ratings

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User / Independent Analyst Ratings

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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:
Superior risk adjusted returns

This stock has performed well, on a risk adjusted basis, compared to its sector peers(for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile.

Superior total returns

The stock has outperformed its sector peers on average annual total returns basis in the past 5 years (for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is 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.

What to not like:
Low market capitalization

This is among the smaller entities in its sectors with below median market capitalization. That may make it less stable in the long run unless it has a unique technology or market which can help it grow or get acquired in future.

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.

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 Dividend Growth

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