GB Group (GBG)

Business description

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

Stock data

Market cap.£586.4m
Last close384.50p
High / Low (52 weeks)406.0p / 215.0p
Stock market listingLN
Forecast net debt (£m)5.1
Forecast gearing ratio (%)9

Price performance

Relative *0.518.4311.16

* % Relative to local index

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Company news

GB Group

Tue, 31 May 2011 22:30:22 GMT

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

Thu, 22 Dec 2016 11:35:11 GMT

GB Group Plc targeting continued international expansion in 2017

Mon, 19 Dec 2016 16:15:45 GMT

Chester data company GB Group announces £73.8m acquisition and placing

Tue, 09 May 2017 06:48:25 GMT

Will Motorpoint Group plc & GB Group plc's results put a stop to their ...

Tue, 29 Nov 2016 15:00:00 GMT

Investment summary

In FY17 (revenues +19% and EBITA +27%), all service lines (bar ID Engage) grew strongly, particularly the fraud and risk management products. Incoming CEO, Chris Clark, outlined initial views on strategy, which is unlikely to see a major change in direction, with the focus remaining on driving the globalised nature of both the data sets and customer base. EBITA margins will be held at the 20% level as management steps up investment to integrate the product offerings and expand capabilities in the faster-growing segments; we increased our FY18 and FY19 EPS forecasts by c 4% and c 2%, respectively. Organic opportunities support the rating at these levels and, with an active acquisition strategy, there is room for further growth-driven share price upside.

Last updated on 03/10/2017

Y/E Mar Revenue (£m) EBITDA (£m) PBT (£m) EPS (fd) (p) P/E (x) P/CF (x)
2016A 73.4 14.8 13.2 8.2 46.9 N/A
2017A 87.5 18.7 16.5 9.9 38.8 N/A
2018E 117.1 26.2 22.6 12.0 32.0 N/A
2019E 133.4 30.3 26.4 13.6 28.3 N/A

Last updated on 27/09/2017

Latest video

Executive interview - GB Group

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 03/10/2017

Key management

David Rasche, Chairman
Chris Clark, CEO
Dave Wilson, FD

Company address

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