BCA Marketplace

LN: BCA

£1891.8m market cap

241.2p last close

In the UK, BCA Marketplace owns and operates the largest used vehicle exchange and is the leading provider of vehicle buying services through We Buy Any Car. BCA also provides exchange and buying services across Europe and its Automotive Services division provides transport, storage and technical expertise.

Investment summary

For the purposes of the Takeover Code, Edison Investment Research is deemed to be connected with BCA Marketplace. Under Rule 20.1 Edison must not include any profit forecast, quantified financial benefits statement, asset valuation or estimate of other figures key to the offer, except to the extent that such forecasts, statements, valuations or estimates have been published prior to the offer period (as defined in the Takeover Code) by an offeror or the offeree company (as appropriate) in accordance with the requirements of the Code.

Consequently we have removed our estimates until the Offer Period ends.

Y/E Mar
Revenue (£m)
EBITDA (£m)
PBT (£m)
EPS (p)
P/E (x)
P/CF (x)
2018A 2431.5 159.5 120.9 11.4 21.2 11.1
2019A 3028.0 171.9 132.8 12.9 18.7 15.8
2020E N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
2021E N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Industry outlook

For the purposes of the Takeover Code, Edison Investment Research is deemed to be connected with BCA Marketplace. Under Rule 20.1 Edison must not include any profit forecast, quantified financial benefits statement, asset valuation or estimate of other figures key to the offer, except to the extent that such forecasts, statements, valuations or estimates have been published prior to the offer period (as defined in the Takeover Code) by an offeror or the offeree company (as appropriate) in accordance with the requirements of the Code. Consequently, we have removed our estimates until the offer period ends.

Last updated on 25/07/2019
Sector
Industrials
Share price graph
Balance sheet
Forecast net debt (£m) N/A
Forecast gearing ratio (%) N/A
Price performance
%
1m
3m
12m
Actual 2.5 14.5 4.9
Relative* 1.3 14.0 7.8
52-week high/low 247.0p/178.5p
*% relative to local index
Key management
Avril Palmer-Baunack Executive Chairman
Tim Lampert CFO & Director
Tim Richmond Investor Relations