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Is StatPro Group plc (LON:SOG) Potentially Undervalued?

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StatPro Group plc (LON:SOG), which is in the software business, and is based in United Kingdom, received a lot of attention from a substantial price movement on the AIM over the last few months, increasing to £1.32 at one point, and dropping to the lows of £1.05. Some share price movements can give investors a better opportunity to enter into the stock, and potentially buy at a lower price. A question to answer is whether StatPro Group’s current trading price of £1.12 reflective of the actual value of the small-cap? Or is it currently undervalued, providing us with the opportunity to buy? Let’s take a look at StatPro Group’s outlook and value based on the most recent financial data to see if there are any catalysts for a price change.

View our latest analysis for StatPro Group

What’s the opportunity in StatPro Group?

According to my valuation model, StatPro Group seems to be fairly priced at around 16.7% above my intrinsic value, which means if you buy StatPro Group today, you’d be paying a relatively fair price for it. And if you believe that the stock is really worth £0.96, then there isn’t really any room for the share price grow beyond what it’s currently trading. In addition to this, StatPro Group has a low beta, which suggests its share price is less volatile than the wider market.

What kind of growth will StatPro Group generate?

AIM:SOG Past and Future Earnings, March 7th 2019

Future outlook is an important aspect when you’re looking at buying a stock, especially if you are an investor looking for growth in your portfolio. Although value investors would argue that it’s the intrinsic value relative to the price that matter the most, a more compelling investment thesis would be high growth potential at a cheap price. StatPro Group’s revenue growth are expected to be in the teens in the upcoming years, indicating a solid future ahead. Unless expenses grow at the same level, or higher, this top-line growth should lead to robust cash flows, feeding into a higher share value.

What this means for you:

Are you a shareholder? SOG’s optimistic future growth appears to have been factored into the current share price, with shares trading around its fair value. However, there are also other important factors which we haven’t considered today, such as the financial strength of the company. Have these factors changed since the last time you looked at the stock? Will you have enough conviction to buy should the price fluctuates below the true value?

Are you a potential investor? If you’ve been keeping an eye on SOG, now may not be the most optimal time to buy, given it is trading around its fair value. However, the positive outlook is encouraging for the company, which means it’s worth further examining other factors such as the strength of its balance sheet, in order to take advantage of the next price drop.

Price is just the tip of the iceberg. Dig deeper into what truly matters – the fundamentals – before you make a decision on StatPro Group. You can find everything you need to know about StatPro Group in the latest infographic research report. If you are no longer interested in StatPro Group, you can use our free platform to see my list of over 50 other stocks with a high growth potential.

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