GB Group (GBG)

Business description

GB Group has complementary identity (ID) intelligence offerings of verification, capture, maintenance and analysis, enabling companies to identify and understand their customers.

Stock data

Market cap.£462m
Last close343.00p
High / Low (52 weeks)349.0p / 215.0p
Stock market listingLN
Forecast net cash (£m)2
Forecast gearing ratio (%)N/A
TeamTechnology
SectorTechnology

Price performance

%1m3m12m
Actual20.418.816.3
Relative *20.115.40.1

* % Relative to local index

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Company news

GB Group Plc targeting continued international expansion in 2017

Mon, 19 Dec 2016 16:15:45 GMT

Cantor Fitzgerald highlights GBG's 'exciting' prospects as it starts coverage ...

Thu, 22 Dec 2016 11:26:15 GMT

GB Group reveals revenue jump and better than expected profit

Wed, 08 Jun 2016 10:27:30 GMT

GB Group

Tue, 31 May 2011 22:30:22 GMT

What should investors know about the future of GB Group plc's (AIM:GBG) business?

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 07:52:30 GMT

Y/E Mar Revenue (£m) EBITDA (£m) PBT (£m) EPS (p) P/E (x) P/CF (x)
2015A 57.3 11.8 10.5 6.7 51.2 35.0
2016A 73.4 14.8 13.2 8.2 41.8 31.4
2017E 89.0 18.8 15.9 9.4 36.5 29.5
2018E 105.0 22.3 19.0 10.6 32.4 23.0

Last updated on 20/04/2017

Investment summary

Headline revenue growth of 19% reflects a full half contribution of ID Scan and a pickup in organic growth to 12% across the year driven by the excellent performance from the higher margin international services. The mix effects of this growth resulted in EBIT of £17m, 4% ahead of our forecasts, and a 1.1pp improvement in the operating margin.

Last updated on 20/04/2017

Industry outlook

Growth in internet trading, regulatory pressure and the need for money laundering, age and anti-fraud checks are behind growing interest in increasingly complex and comprehensive verification of personal data. The scope and financial impact of global fraud and cybercrime is growing. The requirement of organisations and governments to invest in technologies and compliance solutions to combat these issues should also increase to outpace this threat.

Last updated on 04/04/2017

Key management

David Rasche, Chairman
Dave Wilson, FD

Company address

GB House, Kingsfield Court, Chester Business Park
Chester
CH4 9GB
United Kingdom
+44 (0) 1244 657 333
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