Michelmersh Brick Holdings plc is a building materials business based in the UK. Michelmersh Brick Holdings shares (MBH.LSE) are listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) and all prices are listed in pence sterling. Its last market close was 118p – a decrease of 2.48% over the previous week. Michelmersh Brick Holdings employs 345 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around £48.8 million.
Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, Michelmersh Brick Holdings's share price has had significant negative movement.
Its last market close was 118p, which is 4.07% down on its pre-crash value of 123p and 43.20% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the shares fell as low as 82.4p.
If you had bought £1,000 worth of Michelmersh Brick Holdings shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth £727.27 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 £1,021.64.
|Latest market close||118p|
|52-week range||82.4p - 131.4p|
|50-day moving average||111.0809p|
|200-day moving average||100.7261p|
|Wall St. target price||95p|
|Dividend yield||0.02p (3.7%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||7.5p|
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|1 week (2021-01-12)||-11.28%|
|1 month (2020-12-22)||-4.84%|
|3 months (2020-10-22)||26.20%|
|2 years (2019-01-18)||48.43%|
|3 years (2018-01-19)||33.33%|
|5 years (2016-01-19)||59.46%|
Valuing Michelmersh Brick Holdings stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Michelmersh Brick Holdings's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Michelmersh Brick Holdings's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 17x. In other words, Michelmersh Brick Holdings shares trade at around 17x recent earnings.
That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the FTSE 250 at the end of September 2019 (19.71). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.
Michelmersh Brick Holdings's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is £11.1 million.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Michelmersh Brick Holdings's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
|Revenue TTM||£48.8 million|
|Operating margin TTM||14.99%|
|Gross profit TTM||£21.9 million|
|Return on assets TTM||3.79%|
|Return on equity TTM||9.76%|
|Market capitalisation||£120.6 million|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Dividend payout ratio: 15.11% of net profits
Recently Michelmersh Brick Holdings has paid out, on average, around 15.11% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 3.7% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Michelmersh Brick Holdings shareholders could enjoy a 3.7% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Michelmersh Brick Holdings's case, that would currently equate to about 0.02p per share.
While Michelmersh Brick Holdings's payout ratio might seem low, this can signify that Michelmersh Brick Holdings is investing more in its future growth.
The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 5 December 2019 (the "ex-dividend date").
Over the last 12 months, Michelmersh Brick Holdings's shares have ranged in value from as little as 82.4p up to 131.4p. 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 Michelmersh Brick Holdings's is 1.1628. This would suggest that Michelmersh Brick Holdings's shares are a little bit more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a slightly higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).
Michelmersh Brick Holdings Plc, through its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells bricks, tiles, and building products in the United Kingdom, Europe, and internationally. The company offers extruded wire cut facing bricks, clay pavers, paving accessories, and special shaped products under the Blockleys brand; monotone color blends in rustic, drag wire, smooth, and sand faced textures under the Carlton brand; handmade bricks and special products under the Charnwood brand; a spectrum of bricks under the Floren.be brand; clamp-fired stock facing bricks in various textural finishes under the Freshfield Lane brand; facing bricks and special shaped bricks under the Michelmersh brand; and traditional hand pressed architectural terra cotta and faience, and various architectural components under the Hathern Terra Cotta brand. The company was founded in 1997 and is based in Haywards Heath, the United Kingdom.
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