Discounted Cash Flow Calculation for ASX:ECP using Excess Returns Model Model
The calculations below outline how an intrinsic value for ECP Emerging Growth is arrived at using the Excess Return Model. This approach is used for finance firms where free cash flow is difficult to estimate.
In the Excess Return Model the value of a firm can be written as the sum of capital invested currently in the firm and the present value of excess returns that the firm expects to make in the future.
The model is sensitive to the Return on Equity of the company versus the Cost of Equity, how these are calculated is detailed below the main calculation.
Amount off the current price
ECP Emerging Growth
is available for.
Share price is
vs Future cash flow value of
Current Discount Checks
ECP Emerging Growth
to be considered undervalued it must be available for at least 20% below the
current price. Less than 40% is even better.
ECP Emerging Growth's share price is below the future cash flow value, but not at a moderate discount (< 20%).
ECP Emerging Growth's share price is below the future cash flow value, but not at a substantial discount (< 40%).
PRICE RELATIVE TO MARKET
We can also value a company based on what the stock market is willing to pay for
it. This is similar to the price of fruit (e.g. Mangoes or Avocados) increasing
when they are out of season, or how much your home is worth.
The amount the stock market is willing to pay for
ECP Emerging Growth's
is considered below, and whether this is a fair price.
Price based on past earnings
ECP Emerging Growth's earnings available for a low price, and how does
this compare to other companies in the same industry?
In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as ECP Emerging Growth has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.
This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by Simply Wall St do have past financial data. You can see them here.
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The future performance of a company is measured in the same way as past
performance, by looking at estimated
and how much profit it is expected to make.
Future estimates come from
professional analysts. Just like forecasting the weather, they don’t always get
Expected Capital Markets industry annual growth in earnings.
Earnings growth vs Low Risk Savings
ECP Emerging Growth
expected to grow at an
Unable to compare ECP Emerging Growth's earnings growth to the low risk savings rate as no estimate data is available.
Growth vs Market Checks
Unable to compare ECP Emerging Growth's earnings growth to the Australia market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to compare ECP Emerging Growth's revenue growth to the Australia market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if ECP Emerging Growth is high growth as no earnings estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if ECP Emerging Growth is high growth as no revenue estimate data is available.
Past and Future Earnings per Share
The accuracy of the analysts who estimate the future performance data can
be gauged below. We look back 3 years and see if they were any good at
predicting what actually occurred. We also show the highest and lowest estimates
looking forward to see if there is a wide range.
All data from ECP Emerging Growth Company Filings, last reported 7 months ago, and in
Trailing twelve months (TTM)
annual period rather than quarterly.
ASX:ECP Past Financials Data
Date (Data in AUD Millions)
*GAAP earnings excluding extraordinary items.
Performance in 3 years
In the same way as past performance we look at the future estimated return
(profit) compared to the available
funds. We do this looking forward 3 years.
Unable to establish if ECP Emerging Growth will efficiently use shareholders’ funds in the future without estimates of Return on Equity.
Examine whether ECP Emerging Growth is trading at ECP Emerging Growth'san attractive price based on how much it is expected to earn in the future, and relative to its industry peers and the wider market.
ECP Emerging Growth's performance over the past 5 years by checking for:
Has earnings increased in past 5 years? (1 check)
Has the earnings growth in the last year exceeded that of the
industry? (1 check)
Is the recent earnings growth over the last year higher than the average annual growth over the
past 5 years? (1 check)
Is the Return on Equity (ROE) higher than 20%? (1 check)
Is the Return on Assets (ROA) above industry average? (1 check)
Has the Return on Capital Employed (ROCE) increased from 3 years ago? (1 check)
The above checks will fail if the company has reported a loss in the most recent
earnings report. Some checks require at least 3 or 5 years worth of data.
ECP Emerging Growth
has a total score of
3/6, see the detailed checks below.
Note: We use GAAP Net Income excluding extraordinary items in all our calculations.
A company's financial position is much like your own financial position,
it includes everything you own
The boxes below represent the relative size of what makes up
ECP Emerging Growth's finances.
The net worth of a company is the difference between its assets and liabilities.
ECP Emerging Growth is able to meet its short term (1 year) commitments with its holdings of cash and other short term assets.
ECP Emerging Growth's cash and other short term assets cover its long term commitments.
This treemap shows a more detailed breakdown of
ECP Emerging Growth's finances. If any of them are yellow this
indicates they may be out of proportion and red means they relate to one of the
Liabilities and shares
The 'shares' portion represents any funds contributed by the owners (shareholders) and any profits.
Low level of unsold assets.
ECP Emerging Growth has no debt, it does not need to be covered by short term assets.
Nearly all companies have debt. Debt in itself isn’t
however if the debt is too high, or the company can’t afford to pay the interest
on its debts this may have impacts in the future.
The graphic below shows equity (available funds) and debt, we ideally want to
see the red area (debt) decreasing.
If there is any debt we look at the companies capability to repay it, and
whether the level has increased over the past 5 years.
ECP Emerging Growth Limited operates as an investment company in Australia. It invests in Australian small and mid-cap growth companies. The company was formerly known as Barrack St Investments Limited and changed its name to ECP Emerging Growth Limited in November 2019. ECP Emerging Growth Limited was founded in 2014 and is based in Sydney, Australia.
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