Applied Graphene Materials Plc :AGM-GB: Earnings Analysis

Applied Graphene Materials Plc :AGM-GB: Earnings Analysis - Companies Financial Graphene

Applied Materials Plc reports results for the half-year ended January 31, 2017. Per CapitalCube.com

Highlights

  • Summary numbers: Revenues of GBP 0.05 million, Net Earnings of GBP -2.05 million.
  • Gross margins widened from -1,088.89% to -256.60% compared to the same period last year, operating (EBITDA) margins now -3,909.43% from -12,072.22%.
  • Earnings growth from operating margin improvements as well as one-time items.

The table below shows the preliminary results and recent trends for key metrics such as revenues and net income growth:

      

  2017-01-31 2016-07-31 2016-01-31 2015-07-31 2015-01-31
Relevant Numbers (Semi-Annual)
Revenues 0.05 0.06 0.02 0.03 0.01
Revenue Growth (YOY) 194.44 103.57 38.46 1026.76 750.23
Earnings -2.05 -2.02 -2.33 -1.98 -1.92
Earnings Growth (YOY) 11.74 -1.87 -21.21 -37.26 -58.78
Net Margin -3873.58 -3540.35 -12922.22 -7075 -14761.54
EPS -0.09 -0.09 -0.13 -0.12 -0.11
Return on Equity -54.05 -42.66 -62.03 -71.19 -51.65
Return on Assets -48.17 -38.36 -54.65 -61.9 -47.45

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Market Share Versus Profits

Applied Graphene Materials Plc :AGM-GB: Earnings Analysis - Companies Financial Graphene
Applied Graphene Materials Plc :AGM-GB: Earnings Analysis - Companies Financial Graphene

Compared to the same period last year, AGM-GB‘s change in revenue was close to the amount of its change in earnings. It remains to be seen how the rest of its peer group’s results will turn out and if AGM-GB‘s performance is a sign of any major shift in the composition of market share in this sector. Also, for comparison purposes, revenues changed by -7.02% and earnings by -1.73% compared to the previous period.

Earnings Growth Analysis

The company’s earnings growth was influenced by year-on-year improvement in gross margins from -1,088.89% to -256.60% as well as better cost controls. As a result, operating margins (EBITDA margins) rose from -12,072.22% to -3,909.43% compared to the same period last year. For comparison, gross margins were -221.05% and EBITDA margins were -3,787.72% in the last reporting period.

Margins

The company’s earnings growth has also been influenced by the following factors: (1) Improvements in operating (EBIT) margins from -12,488.89% to -4,132.08% and (2) one-time items. The company’s pretax margins are now -3,873.58% compared to -12,922.22% for the same period last year.

Applied Graphene Materials Plc :AGM-GB: Earnings Analysis - Companies Financial Graphene
Applied Graphene Materials Plc :AGM-GB: Earnings Analysis - Companies Financial Graphene

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Company Profile

Applied Graphene Materials Plc engages in the development, manufacture, and process of graphene nanoplatelets. Its products are used in and polymers, coatings, oils and , , inks, impermeable films, packaging materials, and thermal management solutions. The company was founded by Karl Stuart Coleman in July 2010 and is headquartered in Cleveland, the United Kingdom.

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