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Esker (ALESK)

Business description

Esker provides end-to-end document automation solutions, offering on-premise and on-demand delivery models. The business generates 55% of revenues from Europe, c 40% from the US and the remainder from Asia and Australia.

Stock data

Market cap.€360.3m
Last close€65.00
High / Low (52 weeks)€67.9 / €48.3
Stock market listingEG
Forecast net cash (€m)15.5
Forecast gearing ratio (%)N/A
TeamTechnology
SectorTechnology

Price performance

%1m3m12m
Actual2.011.518.2
Relative *6.317.422.7

* % Relative to local index

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Y/E Dec Revenue (€m) EBITDA (€m) PBT (€m) EPS (fd) (c) P/E (x) P/CF (x)
2016A 66.0 14.9 9.9 122.0 53.3 22.5
2017A 76.1 16.4 10.7 132.0 49.2 19.9
2018E 85.4 19.6 13.5 168.0 38.7 18.7
2019E 97.1 22.5 15.9 195.0 33.3 16.6

Last updated on 28/09/2018

Investment summary

Esker’s H118 results confirmed strong revenue growth and profitability on a group basis, and 20% growth in SaaS-related revenues. Orders received in H118 were 52% higher y-o-y; combined with the high level of recurring revenues (79%), this provides good visibility for future revenue growth. The company’s strategy of investing in the business to support future growth while maintaining mid-teens operating margins remains on track. We are reviewing our forecasts.

Last updated on 28/09/2018

Industry outlook

Esker's DPA software operates across five areas: document delivery, accounts payable, accounts receivable, procurement and sales order processing. Competitors are different for each business process and consist of business process outsourcers and specialist DPA software companies. Customers move to using DPA software to reduce paper-related costs and errors in processing, to speed up the cash conversion cycle, to improve process visibility within the enterprise and to improve customer service.

Last updated on 28/09/2018

Key management

Jean-Michel Bérard, CEO
Sophie Rolland-Moritz, CFO

Company address

10 rue des émeraudes
Lyon
69006
France
+33 (0)4 72 83 46 46
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