Value is all about what a company is worth versus what price it is
available for. If you went into a grocery store and all the bananas were on sale
at half price, they could be considered
In this section, we usually try to help investors determine whether Echo Energy is trading at an attractive price based on the cash flow it is expected to produce in the future. But as Echo Energy has not provided consistent financial data, and the stock also has no analyst forecast or coverage, its intrinsic value cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst consensus cash flow predictions.
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INTRINSIC VALUE BASED ON FUTURE CASH FLOWS
It is not possible to calculate the future cash flow value for
Echo Energy. This is due to cash flow or dividend data being
unavailable. The share price is
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
is considered below, and whether this is a fair price.
Price based on past earnings
Echo Energy's earnings available for a low price, and how does
this compare to other companies in the same industry?
Echo Energy has negative assets, we can't compare the value of its assets to the DE Oil and Gas industry average.
Take a look at our analysis of A3Z1’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
When valuing a company like this, investors focus more on how they perceive the potential returns from the core activities, the size of each contract's opportunity, and the capacity of the team. While we are not analysing this type of data at the moment, if you don’t know where to start, we recommend reading through Echo Energy's regulatory filings and announcements.
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 Echo Energy 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.
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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 Oil and Gas industry annual growth in earnings.
Earnings growth vs Low Risk Savings
expected to grow at an
Unable to compare Echo Energy's earnings growth to the low risk savings rate as no estimate data is available.
Growth vs Market Checks
Unable to compare Echo Energy's earnings growth to the Germany market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to compare Echo Energy's revenue growth to the Germany market average as no estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if Echo Energy is high growth as no earnings estimate data is available.
Unable to determine if Echo Energy 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.
Echo Energy'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
Oil and Gas
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.
has a total score of
0/6, see the detailed checks below.
Note: We use GAAP Net Income excluding extraordinary items in all our calculations.
Management is one of the most important areas of a company. We look at
unreasonable CEO compensation, how long the team and board of directors have
been around for and insider trading.
TENURE AS CEO
Mr. Martin George Michael Hull has been Chief Executive Officer of Echo Energy plc since May 20, 2019 and as its Director since October 02, 2018. He served as Chief Financial Officer at Echo Energy plc from August 1, 2018 to May 20, 2019 and as its Managing Director from December 11, 2018 to May 20, 2019. He was employed at Rothschild & Sons in London, where he was a Managing Director in the global energy team focusing on LatAM and Africa, and had previously been Head of Oil & Gas, SE Asia, based out of Singapore. Mr. Hull has experience in oil & gas investment banking. During his time at Rothschild & Sons, he advised on numerous transactions across the value chain with a particular focus on the upstream sector, including equity and debt transactions at both corporate and asset level. He serves as Director of Echo Energy CDL OP Ltd., Echo Energy TA OP Ltd., Echo Energy CD and LLC Ltd., Echo Energy Tapi Aike Ltd., Echo Energy Argentina Holdings Limited, Echo Energy Bolivia (Op Co 2) UK Ltd., Echo Energy Bolivia (Hold Co 2) UK Ltd., Echo Energy Bolivia (Op Co 1) UK Ltd, Echo Energy Bolivia (Hold Co 1) UK Ltd., Echo Energy Holdings (UK) Ltd.,FIM Solar Distribution LLP, FIM Timberland LP, Independent Resouces (Ksar Hadada) Limited, Independent Resouces (Tunisia) and Independent Resouces (Sahara) Limited.
Insufficient data for Martin George to compare compensation growth.
Martin George's remuneration is about average for companies of similar size in Germany.
Management Team Tenure
Average tenure of the
management team in years:
The tenure for the Echo Energy management team is about average.
Martin George Hull
CEO & Director
Vice President of Exploration
Part Time Consultant
Board of Directors Tenure
Average tenure and age of the
board of directors in years:
The tenure for the Echo Energy board of directors is about average.
Board of Directors
Martin George Hull
CEO & Director
Independent Non-Executive Director
Who owns this company?
Recent Insider Trading
No 3 month open market individual insider trading information.
Echo Energy plc, through its subsidiaries, focuses on developing as an exploration, gas focused E&P company in Latin America. It engages in the appraisal of oil and gas exploration permits; and holding Argentinian and Bolivian branch assets. The company was formerly known as Independent Resources plc. Echo Energy plc was incorporated in 2005 and is based in London, the United Kingdom.
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