Provider of online B2B platforms for the UK conveyancing and financial intermediary markets.
31-Oct-2017 – 129.88p – £84.1m – PER 20.3
Trading Update For The 6 Months To End September 2017 – Trading ahead of the Board’s expectations. LFL Revenue expected to be approximately 56% up on last year at £15.28m with underlying PBT up approximately 42% to £2.74m. Cash generation continues to be strong and netdebt has been reduced.
I hold this and on a PER of 20.3 I will continue to do so.
28-Nov-2017 – 152.88p – £99.1m – PER 22.9
Interim Results For The 6 Months To End September 2017 – Revenue up 56% to £15.28m (H1 2017: £9.78m), Underlying Operating Profit up by 44% to £2.81m (H1 2017: £1.95m), Adjusted EPS up by 45% to 3.48p (H1 2017: 2.40p) but Net Debt is £2.3m (FY 2017: Net Cash £3.7m). The Interim dividend is up an uninspiring 5%.
I am a holder here and remain so.
Subsequent Note: On a freeing up some Cash exercise I also sold out here on 19-Jul-2018 as price had drifted to just over 20% off it’s ATH. In addition to this, although EPS was forecast to grow 31.5% in 2019E it was forecast to grow just +5.88% in 2020. Revenue growth in both years was forecast to be <10%.