Ab Dynamics PLC

Ab Dynamics PLC

IndustrialsIndustrial Engineering
  • Price (GBX)575.00
  • Today's Change-27.50 / -4.56%
  • Shares traded150.86k
  • 1 Year change31.43%
  • Beta0.8969
Data delayed at least 20 minutes, as of Apr 25 2017 17:15 BST.
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About the company

AB Dynamics plc is a holding company, which is engaged in the provision of testing systems to the global motor industry. The Company is a designer, manufacturer and provider of testing and measurement products for vehicle suspension, brakes and steering to the global automotive research and development sector. Its geographical segments include the United Kingdom, Rest of the European Union, North America and Rest of the World. It designs and manufactures specialized testing systems to produce equipment for its customers to develop suspension, brake, chassis and steering systems; evaluate vehicle dynamics and safety systems on the track; employ driver in loop simulation for prototyping; develop and evaluate the next generation of safety systems in vehicles; test and evaluate the technology for use in future driverless cars/autonomous vehicles, and carry out end-of-line noise/vibration (NVH) testing of power train assemblies.

  • Revenue in GBP (TTM)20.47m
  • Net income in GBP3.87m
  • Incorporated2013
  • Employees78.00
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Peer analysis

Key Information
CompanyRevenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings (TTM)Price/book value (MRQ)Price/cash flow (TTM)Price/sales (TTM)EPS (excl. extraordinary items, TTM)EPS (incl. extraordinary items, TTM)Revenue per share (TTM)Book value per share (MRQ)Asset turnover (TTM)Inventory turnover (TTM)Receivables turnover (TTM)Revenues per employee (TTM)Return on avg assets (TTM)Return on avg assets (5 yr avg)Return on investment (TTM)Return on investment (5 yr avg)Gross margin (TTM)Gross margin
(5 yr avg)
Net profit margin (TTM)Net Profit margin
(5 yr avg)
Quick ratio (MRQ)Interest coverage (TTM)Total debt to capital (MRQ)Payout ratio
(5 yr avg)
(YOY change %)
(5 yr growth rate)
Net income
(YOY change %)
Net income
(5 yr growth rate)
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MayAir Group plc51.28m2.80m35.30m--11.951.038.490.68840.07040.07041.290.81510.8716.672.26--5.83--10.07--30.96--6.70--1.9121.210.1114--3.11---31.32------
Windar Photonics PLC1.34m-3.44m36.79m31.00--20.55--27.47-0.0898-0.08980.0350.04440.32951.163.0843,202.43-84.56---96.50--33.85---256.65--1.69-8.420.3013---8.93---44.81------
Kromek Group PLC8.94m-1.26m71.23m111.00--1.75110.267.97-0.0083-0.00830.05760.15720.29761.532.2680,513.52-4.20-11.99-5.12-15.3953.0559.23-14.12-37.371.43-44.450.0587--2.9734.86-0.233--14.17--
Judges Scientific PLC57.29m81.00k90.19m408.001,721.124.2213.901.570.00860.00869.263.491.03--5.12140,404.401.342.531.953.61--57.781.292.481.123.270.4211180.541.9322.45-89.55-46.917.6022.42
Sprue Aegis PLC57.11m1.82m96.30m148.0053.163.2139.601.690.03950.03951.240.65391.033.034.54--3.2911.285.1718.8823.3525.483.197.421.43----67.69-35.3311.41-69.73-7.8633.3831.95
Ekf Diagnostics Holding PLC38.59m-18.00k99.82m299.00--1.6519.462.59-0.0003-0.00030.08650.13020.50012.844.65129,060.200.219-4.750.29-5.8647.4850.670.438-11.461.040.30330.0857--28.4412.2599.87---2.78--
Ab Dynamics PLC20.47m3.87m115.15m78.0027.416.1127.735.620.21980.21981.160.9861.074.997.54262,464.6020.2619.4924.7725.4630.1729.4018.9316.864.1851.320.0011.7023.9025.7919.3650.5681.30--
Gooch & Housego plc86.05m7.05m302.59m675.0043.393.3325.843.520.28530.28533.493.720.7433.074.64127,483.006.096.687.228.2537.5339.228.198.752.15148.930.113126.969.347.12-5.51-1.3028.3712.47
Data as of Apr 25 2017. Currency figures normalised to Ab Dynamics PLC's reporting currency: UK Pound GBX

Institutional shareholders

28.41%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
Hargreave Hale Ltd.as of 29 Jun 2016873.97k4.57%
Hargreaves Lansdown Stockbrokers Ltd.as of 01 Feb 2017762.00k3.99%
Amati Global Investors Ltd.as of 23 Mar 2016651.96k3.41%
Rathbone Investment Management Ltd.as of 15 Nov 2016559.28k2.93%
Schroder Investment Management Ltd.as of 30 Dec 2016490.45k2.57%
Liontrust Investment Partners LLPas of 28 Feb 2017475.40k2.49%
Barclays Bank Plc (Private Banking)as of 01 Feb 2017474.00k2.48%
Sanford DeLand Asset Management Ltd.as of 31 May 2016400.00k2.09%
City Asset Management Plcas of 01 Feb 2017393.00k2.06%
Artemis Investment Management LLPas of 01 Feb 2017350.00k1.83%
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Data from 31 May 2016 - 03 Apr 2017Source: FactSet Research Systems Inc.
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