- In its annual general meeting and trading update, Tyro Payments stated that it had had a ‘very strong start' to FY23.
- Tyro shared that its results to 31 October 2022 are trending towards the top end of guidance provided on 10 October 2022.
- The gross profit is likely to go up by 57% in FY2023.
Technologically focused payment solutions firm Tyro Payments Limited (ASX:TYR) held its Annual General Meeting today (24 November 2022), wherein the company also provided an update to its trading activities. As per the company, it has had a good start to FY2023 and the present trading trends are on their way to exceeding the guidance.
Meanwhile, the shares of the company were spotted trading 1.010% higher at AU$1.500 apiece at 12:12 PM AEDT on the ASX today.
Key takeaways from the trading update:
- The company highlighted today that it had hit the 2023 financial year quite ‘strongly’.
- Tyro stated that the financial results to 31 October 2022 are taking the trading trends to the upper side of the guidance shared on 10 October 2022 by the company.
- As per Tyro, the transaction value between 1 July 2022 to 31 October 2022 is up by 52% to AU$14.0 billion on the previous corresponding period.
- Also, the eCommerce transaction value achieved for 1 July to 31 October 2022 stands at AU$172.5 million.
- In its banking business, loan originations between 1 July 2022 – 31 October 2022, are 137% higher to AU$48.7 million.
- The deposits balance, as on 31 October 2022, is AU$87.6 million.
- As per Tyro, the group’s gross profit for FY23, on a year-to-date basis, stands at AU$61.9 million, up 57% on previous corresponding period.
- The EBITDA, on a year-to-date basis, stands at AU$10.4 million.
- The operating leverage on a year-to-date basis, for FY2023, is 83%.
In the AGM, Tyro Payments’ chair David Thodey announced his retirement from the board. He also shared that he will be replaced by board member Fiona Pak-Poy, effective from March 2023.
The share price performance of Tyro Payments on ASX
The shares of Tyro Payments have shed 0.99% in the last month on the ASX. The shares, however, gained 49.50% in the previous six months on the ASX. On a year-to-date basis, the company has lost 48.80% and on a yearly basis, the shares have declined 50.50% on the ASX (As of 12:56 PM AEDT, 24 November 2022).