Super Retail Group Limited
Super Retail Group Limited (ASX: SUL), established in 1972 and headquartered in Brisbane, operates as a retailer of auto, outdoor, and sports products in Australia, New Zealand, and China. The company’s current market valuation stands at around AUD 1.71 billion with ~197.38 million outstanding shares. On 1st May 2019, the SUL stock is trading at AUD 7.975, down 7.91% by AUD 0.685 (as at 12:55 PM AEST). The company has recently released the Macquarie Conference 2019 Presentation with the highlights including Super Retail Group at a glance, first 100 days - areas of focus for 2019, and the trading update.
For the Auto retailing segment, like-for-like sales of 4.2% is recorded in the first 17 weeks of H2 FY19 along with 2.7% YTD to April 27th, 2019. The Outdoor retailing segment reported like-for-like sales of 5.3% for BCF with 3.3% YTD and like-for-like sales of 2.0% with 7.8% YTD for Macpac. Lastly, the sports retailing segment’s like-for-like sales was posted at 4.0% with 3.5% YTD.
Seven Group Holdings Limited
The Pyrmont, Australia-based Seven Group Holdings Limited (ASX: SVW) is engaged in the heavy equipment sales and service, media, broadcasting, equipment hire, and energy assets businesses in the United Arab Emirates, Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia, and the United States. To date, the Group’s market capitalization stands at AUD 6.65 billion with ~ 339.36 million outstanding shares. On 1st May 2019, the SVW stock is trading at AUD 19.840, up 1.276% (as at 12:55 PM AEST).
On April 29th, 2019, the Group provided a trading update in relation to its operating businesses and equity accounted investments, which are together performing ahead of expectations in the year to date. Due to the three strategic growth drivers including mining production, infrastructure investment and domestic energy, the Group now expects to exceed its original guidance for FY19 underlying EBIT to be up 40 per cent on FY18 underlying EBIT, which was around $ 496.9 million.
Afterpay Touch Group Limited
The Australia-based Afterpay Touch Group Limited (ASX: APT) offers payment services via a platform for apparels, automotive parts, personal care, sports, shoes, watches, foods, beverages, and many other varieties of products. With around 238.84 million outstanding shares, the APT stock is trading on at AUD 27.270, up 6.56% (as at 12:55 PM AEST, 1 May 2019). The APT stock has also generated a positive YTD return of 113.25%.
Recently, Afterpay Touch Group updated the shareholders about the Afterpay US Inc. 2018 Equity Incentive Plan at the backdrop of the thriving US business, which also forms part of the Group’s strategy to seek and have world class talent on board for the US operation. The Group reported underlying sales of around $ 2.3 billion (up 147% on pcp) with the total income of ~ $ 116.1 million (up 91% on pcp), for the half-year ended December 31st, 2018. Besides, the gross losses reportedly fell by 1.6% on pcp.
Bravura Solutions Limited
Bravura Solutions Limited (ASX: BVS) offers enterprise software and software-as-a-service (SaaS) services to the wealth management and funds administration industries in the United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, and other countries worldwide. Bravura’s current market valuation stands at AUD 1.24 billion with 214.48 million outstanding shares. On 1st May 2019, the BVS stock is trading at AUD 6.060, up 5.026% (as at 12:55 PM AEST).
The company has released its Investor Presentation posting revenue of around AUD 246 million over the last 12 months with a five-year revenue CAGR of 12%. Bravura has over 70 blue-chip clients present across 8 countries with 1,300+ FTEs. The wealth management segment contributes ~ 71% to the high degree of recurring revenue. For the first half of 2019 (1H FY19), the revenue amounted to ~ AUD 127.4 million with an EBITDA of ~ AUD 23.8 million (19% margin).
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