Atlantic American Corp.Find Ratings Reports
ATLANTIC AMERICAN CORP's gross profit margin for the fourth quarter of its fiscal year 2019 has significantly increased when compared to the same period a year ago. The company has grown its sales and net income during the past quarter when compared with the same quarter a year ago, and although its growth in net income has outpaced the subsector average, its revenue growth has not.
During the same period, stockholders' equity ("net worth") has increased by 16.79% from the same quarter last year.
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|Income Statement||Q4 FY19||Q4 FY18|
|Net Sales ($mil)||52.29||49.2|
|Net Income ($mil)||1.27||0.2|
|Balance Sheet||Q4 FY19||Q4 FY18|
|Cash & Equiv. ($mil)||12.89||15.78|
|Total Assets ($mil)||377.63||344.27|
|Total Debt ($mil)||39.41||33.74|
|Profitability||Q4 FY19||Q4 FY18|
|Gross Profit Margin||4.89||2.07|
|Return on Assets||-0.1||-0.2|
|Return on Equity||-0.66||-1.08|
|Debt||Q4 FY19||Q4 FY18|
|Share Data||Q4 FY19||Q4 FY18|
|Shares outstanding (mil)||20.47||20.17|
|Div / share||0.0||0.0|
|Book value / share||5.78||5.03|
|Institutional Own %||n/a||n/a|
|Avg Daily Volume||2269.0||4302.0|
SELL. This stock’s P/E ratio is negative, making its value useless in the assessment of premium or discount valuation, only displaying that the company has negative earnings per share. For additional comparison, its price-to-book ratio of 0.36 indicates a significant discount versus the S&P 500 average of 2.73 and a significant discount versus the subsector average of 2.06. The price-to-sales ratio is well below both the S&P 500 average and the subsector average, indicating a discount. After reviewing these and other key valuation criteria, ATLANTIC AMERICAN CORP proves to trade at a discount to investment alternatives.
|AAME NM||Peers 14.16||AAME NM||Peers 8.26|
Neutral. The absence of a valid P/E ratio happens when a stock can not be valued on the basis of a negative stream of earnings.
AAME's P/E is negative making this valuation measure meaningless.
Neutral. The P/CF ratio, a stock’s price divided by the company's cash flow from operations, is useful for comparing companies with different capital requirements or financing structures.
AAME's P/CF is negative making the measure meaningless.
|AAME NA||Peers 11.61||AAME NA||Peers 27.37|
Neutral. A lower price-to-projected earnings ratio than its peers can signify a less expensive stock or lower future growth potential.
Ratio not available.
Neutral. The PEG ratio is the stock’s P/E divided by the consensus estimate of long-term earnings growth. Faster growth can justify higher price multiples.
Ratio not available.
|AAME 0.36||Peers 2.06||AAME 20.00||Peers 627.19|
Discount. A lower price-to-book ratio makes a stock more attractive to investors seeking stocks with lower market values per dollar of equity on the balance sheet.
AAME is trading at a significant discount to its peers.
Lower. Elevated earnings growth rates can lead to capital appreciation and justify higher price-to-earnings ratios.
However, AAME is expected to significantly trail its peers on the basis of its earnings growth rate.
|AAME 0.22||Peers 1.29||AAME 6.80||Peers 28.73|
Discount. In the absence of P/E and P/B multiples, the price-to-sales ratio can display the value investors are placing on each dollar of sales.
AAME is trading at a significant discount to its subsector on this measurement.
Lower. A sales growth rate that trails the subsector implies that a company is losing market share.
AAME significantly trails its peers on the basis of sales growth.