Begbies Traynor Group plc (BEG) is a leading specialty business services business based in the UK. It opened the day at 92.54p after a previous close of 90p. During the day the price has varied from a low of 87.4p to a high of 92.8p. The latest price was 88.1p (25 minute delay). Begbies Traynor Group is listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) and employs 720 staff. All prices are listed in pence sterling.
Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, Begbies Traynor Group's share price has had significant positive movement.
Its last market close was 90.6p, which is 6.46% up on its pre-crash value of 84.75p and 58.03% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the shares fell as low as 57.3323p.
If you had bought £1,000 worth of Begbies Traynor Group shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth £779.87 at the bottom of the March crash, and if you held on to them, then as of the last market close they'd be worth £1,139.62.
|52-week range||55.5846p - 114.53p|
|50-day moving average||89.4353p|
|200-day moving average||91.2845p|
|Wall St. target price||85.5p|
|Dividend yield||0.03p (3.15%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||0.7p|
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|1 week (2021-01-08)||-6.87%|
|1 month (2020-12-16)||-0.45%|
|3 months (2020-10-16)||-2.33%|
|6 months (2020-07-16)||-7.85%|
|1 year (2020-01-16)||-5.27%|
|2 years (2019-01-15)||39.18%|
|3 years (2018-01-15)||22.02%|
|5 years (2016-01-15)||96.32%|
Valuing Begbies Traynor Group stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Begbies Traynor Group's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Begbies Traynor Group's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 126x. In other words, Begbies Traynor Group shares trade at around 126x recent earnings.
That's relatively high compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the FTSE 250 at the end of September 2019 (19.71). The high P/E ratio could mean that investors are optimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're over-valued.
Begbies Traynor Group's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is £6.5 million.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Begbies Traynor Group's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
|Revenue TTM||£74.2 million|
|Operating margin TTM||3.24%|
|Gross profit TTM||£30.2 million|
|Return on assets TTM||1.29%|
|Return on equity TTM||-1.04%|
|Market capitalisation||£117.8 million|
TTM: trailing 12 months
We're not expecting Begbies Traynor Group to pay a dividend over the next 12 months. However, you can browse other dividend-paying shares in our guide.
Over the last 12 months, Begbies Traynor Group's shares have ranged in value from as little as 55.5846p up to 114.53p. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (LSE average) beta is 1, while Begbies Traynor Group's is 0.2031. This would suggest that Begbies Traynor Group's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).
Begbies Traynor Group plc provides various professional services to businesses, professional advisors, large corporations, and financial institutions in the United Kingdom. The company operates in two segments, Business Recovery and Financial Advisory Services, and Property Services. It offers business rescue, closure, and personal insolvency solutions; advise for corporate and commercial finance, restructuring and turnaround, financial consulting and options, forensic accounting and technology, investigations, and corporate solutions; and red flag alert services, as well as personal insolvency solutions comprising individual voluntary arrangement, bankruptcy, debt arrangement scheme, sequestration, and trust deed services. The company also provides property services, such as property auctions, building and project consultancy, machinery and business assets, valuations, property management, rating, insurance broking and valuations, and lease advice, as well as occupier and vacant property compliance services. It offers its services to accountants, asset based lenders, banks, creditors, and solicitors, as well as directors and business owners. Begbies Traynor Group plc was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in Manchester, the United Kingdom.
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