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XAR - Xaar Share Price

191.4p -2.4  -1.2%

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Small Cap
Market Cap £151.7m
Enterprise Value £140.1m
Revenue £50.6m
Position in Universe 907th / 1782
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Year End 31st Dec 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021E 2022E CAGR / Avg
93.5 96.2 100.1 60.5 49.4 48.0 53.4 61.7 -12.5%
-8.4 -11.1 -16.3 -37.3
Balance Sheet
FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the six months ended 30 June 2021, Xaar plcrevenues increased 11% to £26.3M. Net loss beforeextraordinary items totaled £280K vs. income of £2.3M.Revenues reflect Printhead segment increase of 20% to£20.2M. Net loss reflects General and administrativeexpenses increase of 93% to £4.5M (expense), Otheroperating income (exceptional) decrease from £819K (income)to £0K.
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Profile Summary

Xaar plc is engaged in the development of digital inkjet technology and manufacture of piezoelectric drop-on-demand industrial inkjet printheads. The Company's segments are product sales, commissions and fees, and royalties. It offers a range of industrial inkjet printheads and printhead systems, which are designed and produced to meet the customer-driven requirements of a range of manufacturing applications. Its primary markets include wide-format graphics, ceramic tiles, labels, packaging, coding and marking, three-dimensional (3D) printing, advanced manufacturing and decorative laminates. The Company sells its technology in component form (the printhead) to original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) producing and selling the complete digital printing solution to the end market. It partners and co-develops with fluid suppliers, hardware and software integrators, and substrate suppliers to deliver a total solution to the end user.

Last Annual December 31st, 2020
Last Interim June 30th, 2021
Incorporated February 19, 1997
Public Since October 17, 1997
No. of Shareholders: n/a
No. of Employees: 365
Sector Technology
Industry Computers, Phones & Household Electronics
Index FTSE All Share , FTSE Smallcap , FTSE Smallcap Ex Its , FTSE Techmark Focus , FTSE Techmark All Share ,
Exchange London Stock Exchange (Full)
Shares in Issue 78,270,327
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Frequently Asked Questions for Xaar
What is the Xaar share price?

As of 4:35pm, shares in Xaar are trading at 191.4p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £151.7m. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the Xaar share price performed this year?

Shares in Xaar are currently trading at 191.4p and the price has moved by 0.129k% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the Xaar price has moved by 82.12% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for Xaar?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for Xaar, there are there are currently 1 "buy" , 0 "hold" and 0 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for Xaar is Buy. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will Xaar next release its financial results?

Xaar is scheduled to issue upcoming financial results on the following dates:

Interim results are scheduled for: 2022-06-30
What is the Xaar dividend yield?

Xaar does not currently pay a dividend.

Does Xaar pay a dividend?

Xaar does not currently pay a dividend.

When does Xaar next pay dividends?

Xaar does not currently pay a dividend.

How do I buy Xaar shares?

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What is the market cap of Xaar?

Shares in Xaar are currently trading at 191.4p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £151.7m.

Where are Xaar shares listed? Where are Xaar shares listed?

Here are the trading details for Xaar:

Country of listing: United Kingdom
Exchange: LSE
Ticker Symbol: XAR
What kind of share is Xaar?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, Xaar is currently classified as a Style Neutral. The classification is based on a composite score that examines a wide range of fundamental and technical measures. Stock are classified on the the following spectrum: Super Stocks, High Flyers, Contrarians, Turnarounds, Neutral, Value Traps, Momentum Traps, Falling Stars, and Sucker Stocks. For more information, learn about our StockRank Styles.

Is there a Xaar share price forecast 2021?

Shares in Xaar are currently priced at 191.4p. At that level they are trading at 31.84% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 280.81.

Analysts covering Xaar currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of -0.02995 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the Xaar share price will go up?

An important predictor of whether a stock price will go up is its track record of momentum. Price trends tend to persist, so it's worth looking at them when it comes to a share like Xaar. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been 29.72%. At the current price of 191.4p, shares in Xaar are trading at 9.67% against their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.

What is the Xaar PE Ratio?

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Who are the key directors of Xaar?

Xaar's management team is headed by:

Chris Morgan - NID
Andrew Herbert - NEC
Camila Cottage - SEC
John Mills - CEO
Ian Tichias - CFO
Alison Littley - NID
Who are the major shareholders of Xaar?

Here are the top five shareholders of Xaar based on the size of their shareholding:

Schroder Investment Management Ltd. (SIM) Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 29.11% (22.8m shares)
Schroder Institutional UK Smaller Companies Fund Mutual Fund
Percentage owned: 11.08% (8.67m shares)
Aberforth Partners LLP Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 9.11% (7.13m shares)
Schroder Unit Trusts Limited UK Smaller Companies Fund Mutual Fund
Percentage owned: 8.92% (6.98m shares)
Aberforth Smaller Companies Trust plc Mutual Fund
Percentage owned: 8.1% (6.34m shares)
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