Blackbird PLC, Loopup Group PLC, accesso Technology Group PLC and Keywords Studios PLC among the UK tech stocks reporting this week

It is busy reporting in the Uk this week, which is in all probability the busiest in the 12 months for Uk compact and mid caps once-a-year outcomes. Meanwhile, in the US, Adobe is releasing earnings in an otherwise subdued week, with US earnings off year until finally late April.

The week in advance

In the Uk, we anticipate December remaining outcomes (LON: Chook), (LON: ALFA), Loopup Team PLC (LON: LOOP), accesso Technology Team PLC (LON: ACSO), (LON: KWS), PLC (LON: SPE),  (LON: TCM), Understanding Systems Team PLC (LON: LTG), (LON: IQG) and  (LON: IQE).  Also, there are interim outcomes ending January for PLC (LON: SCT) and essensys PLC (LON: ESYS).

Alfa Money Software, which offers software program for the asset finance business, announces remaining outcomes tomorrow.  In its investing update in mid-December, it explained that the constructive momentum experienced continued with potent performances in each October and November, and it anticipated that December would also be better than formerly expected. Late last thirty day period the enterprise pushed revenue direction in advance by £4mln as a outcome of a alter in revenue recognition in a lately gained deal extension, owing to there currently being no linked implementation project.

Loopup, which delivers a cloud system for premium external communications, announces remaining outcomes tomorrow.  In a investing update in early February, the enterprise verified that it expects fiscal 12 months 2020 (FY20) revenue to be about £50.2mln (FY19: £42.5mln) and fundamental earnings (EBITDA) to be about £15.3mln (FY19: £6.4mln). These quantities appear low cost in relation to the industry capitalisation of just £42mln nevertheless, consensus forecasts are pointing to a sharp downturn in FY21. The group ended the 12 months with gross money of £12.1mln and net personal debt of £0.7mln.

accesso Technology, which offers technologies options to the leisure, enjoyment and cultural marketplaces, announces remaining outcomes tomorrow. In a investing update in late January, it explained that the good investing functionality reported in the November update experienced continued by means of the remainder of 2020, especially about the festive interval in North The usa. As a result, the group expected to deliver FY20 revenue of not much less than US$55.0mln, which was in advance of the board’s prior anticipations. Internet money at the end of the 12 months is expected to be just below US$30.0mln. The enterprise explained that the potent fourth-quarter (This fall) investing functionality indicated that, regardless of the pandemic, the fundamental industry option remained intact and the group proceeds to accomplish strongly when shopper venues are open up nevertheless, owing to the latest acceleration of the COVID-19 pandemic and the varied tempo of vaccine deployment, investing will probable go on to be influenced by lower location attendance about the 1st half of 2021.

essensys, which offers software program-as-a-services (SaaS) platforms and on-demand cloud solutions to the adaptable workspace business, announces interim outcomes on Tuesday. In its February investing update, the enterprise explained it expects to report 1st-half revenue in line with management anticipations at £10.6mln. This was supported by a potent functionality from its US small business, which observed its recurring revenue enhance by eighteen% to £4.42mln regardless of the continued effects of Covid-19. The group’s complete annualised recurring revenue (ARR) operate fee grew marginally to £19.9mln from £19.7mln in the prior interval, on a continual currency foundation.  The enterprise explained that altered EBITDA for the half-12 months is expected to be in line with management anticipations and the group ended the interval with net money of £5.9mln, which was also in line with management anticipations.

Key terms Studios, which offers solutions to the world wide movie games business, announces remaining outcomes on Wednesday. In its investing update in late January, it explained it expects to generate 12% natural revenue expansion for FY20 regardless of COVID-19 constraints.  The enterprise expects revenue and altered financial gain just before tax to be €373mln and €55mln, respectively, which is marginally in advance of the direction issued in late November.  12 months-end net money is expected to be close to €100mln. Due to the fact the share placement in Could, the group has produced eight acquisitions. This contains the most up-to-date acquisition declared last week – an eighty five% stake Tantalus Media for up to US$46.8mln – which marks the group’s entry into the Australian movie games industry. Also last week, the enterprise declared that Andrew Day, CEO, would acquire a short term depart of absence from the small business for overall health factors. Jon Hauck and Sonia Sedler have been appointed as joint interim CEOs together with their current roles.

, the Uk provider of IT infrastructure technologies and solutions, announces interim outcomes on Tuesday. In a temporary investing update in early January, the enterprise explained that investing experienced continued to be constructive since the Q1 statement in November. It explained that demand from community sector buyers experienced remained potent though the corporate photo experienced continued to improve but was also to some degree combined. Following the seasonally critical December investing interval, the enterprise explained it was drastically in advance of in which it expected to be at this phase. However, it pointed out that the next half remained challenging to forecast.

, which offers software program and solutions for product everyday living cycle management, announces once-a-year outcomes on Wednesday. FY20 revenue is expected to be close to US$30mlm, in line with FY19, with altered EBITDA marginally lower at US$five.6mln (FY19: US$6.4mln). Much more importantly, annualised recurring revenues (ARR) are expected to rise by 13% to US$18mln. Consequently, FY21 revenue visibility, which contains solutions buy reserve, stands at US$22mln, up 23% from US$eighteen.9mln a 12 months previously.  The complete deal benefit (TCV) of the signed software program-as-a-services (SaaS) small business grew by 274% 12 months on 12 months.

Telit Communications, a world wide enabler of the World-wide-web of Factors (IoT), announces remaining outcomes on Wednesday. In its investing update in January, it explained that FY20 revenues are expected to be US$343.0mln (FY19: US$382.8mln excluding automotive), reflecting a drop of ten.4%. Adjusted EBITDA is expected to be in the range of US$38-$41mln (FY19: US$38.2mln like two months EBITDA contribution from the automotive small business). Final week the enterprise explained that DBAY, its most significant shareholder with a 26.02% stake, is in conversations with the enterprise concerning a attainable offer you for Telit.

Understanding Systems, which offers solutions and technologies for electronic learning and expertise management, announces remaining outcomes on Thursday. In its investing update in late January, it explained it expects FY20 revenues to be not much less than £131.0mln (FY19: £130.1mln).  Recurring revenues amplified to circa 80% of the complete revenues (FY19: seventy four%) as a good functionality in the Software & Platforms division countered a drop in Content material & Providers which was owing to the effects of COVID-19.  Adjusted earnings just before desire and tax (EBIT) are expected to be in advance of consensus and not much less than £40.0mln (FY19: £41.0mln), though the 12 months-end net money posture of £70.2mln was drastically in advance of the consensus of £59.6mln. After the interval end, the group has produced three acquisitions – Reflektive for US$fourteen.2mln, The People today Progress Workforce for an original £13.2mln and Bridge for US$50mln.

IQGeo, which offers geospatial efficiency and collaboration software program for telecoms and utility network operators, announces remaining outcomes on Thursday. In its January investing update, it explained it is observing continued potent industry demand as each telecoms and utilities marketplaces have been much less influenced than other sectors throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. It expects FY20 revenue to be not much less than £9.0mln (FY19: £7.8mln) with have-product revenue expected to expand by some 30% to more than £7.0mln. The technique of changing the small business to a recurring revenue design proceeds to exhibit fantastic momentum with approximately 35% of complete revenues now recurring, up from 21% in FY19. The ARR operate fee as at December is expected to be close to £5.3mln, up from £2.0mln in FY19, reflecting 65% natural expansion and £2.0mln from OSPI, which was obtained in December. Gross margins have improved significantly and the group expects to report a drastically reduced altered EBITDA reduction of close to £2.5mln (2019: reduction of £4.8mln). The group experienced net money of £10.5mln at the 12 months-end, with gross money of £11.1mln like the US Government PPP personal loan, the compensation of which is expected to be waived. After the interval end, the group acquired £2.5mln from the sale of the residual desire in the group’s former RTLS small business. Following the update, the group has gained a £1.3mln two-12 months buy with a big telecoms network operator that serves more than three.2mln buyers in central and western Canada.

IQE, which manufactures state-of-the-art semiconductor wafer solutions and components options for the world wide semiconductor business, announces remaining outcomes on Thursday. In its January investing update, it explained that FY20 revenue is expected to be about £178mln, matter to external audit overview (2019: £140mln). This is reliable with formerly issued direction of at least £170mln and signifies about twenty five% 12 months-on-12 months expansion. The group shut the 12 months with a net money posture of close to £2mln. The enterprise explained that investing remained favourable in the remaining quarter of 2020 and it enters 2021 with constructive momentum in each the Wireless and Photonics small business units.

Throughout the pond, it stays silent on the earnings front with Adobe expected to be the spotlight, reporting Q1 quantities (February interval end) on Thursday. Other tech-similar providers reporting include things like Synnex, Riot Blockchain, , QAD, and Momo.  On top of that, Intel is hosting its Intel Unleashed: Engineering the Long term occasion tomorrow afternoon, eastern conventional time, with the new main government Pat Gelsinger supplying a small business update and outlining Intel’s new technique for innovation and technologies leadership.

Date Enterprise Celebration Interval ending
22-Mar Blackbird Last outcomes 31-Dec
23-Mar Alfa Money Software Last outcomes 31-Dec
23-Mar Loopup Last outcomes 31-Dec
23-Mar accesso Technology Last outcomes 31-Dec
23-Mar essensys  Interim outcomes 31-Jan
24-Mar Key terms Studios Last outcomes 31-Dec
24-Mar Softcat Interim outcomes 31-Jan
24-Mar Sopheon Last outcomes 31-Dec
24-Mar Telit Communications Last outcomes 31-Dec
twenty five-Mar Understanding Systems Last outcomes 31-Dec
twenty five-Mar IQGeo Last outcomes 31-Dec
twenty five-Mar IQE Last outcomes 31-Dec
29-Mar Quixant Last outcomes 31-Dec
29-Mar Dev Clever Last outcomes 31-Oct
30-Mar Dialight Last outcomes 31-Dec
30-Mar K3 Organization Technology Last outcomes 30-Nov
31-Mar Looking at Equipment Interim outcomes 31-Dec
Week of 29 Mar Mobile Twister Last outcomes 31-Dec
April Offer@Me Last outcomes 31-Dec
08-Apr Interim outcomes 31-Jan
08-Apr Alpha FMC Investing update 31-Mar
12-Apr Quixant Last outcomes 31-Dec
21-Apr Pennant Last outcomes 31-Dec
27-Apr XLMedia Last outcomes 31-Dec
28-Apr Last outcomes 31-Jan
29-Apr Proactis Interim outcomes 31-Jan
April AdEPT Technology Investing update 31-Mar
24-Could Last outcomes 31-Mar
Could Bango Strategy working day  
eighteen-20 Could Blue Prism  Blue Prism World  
Late Could/E June Bytes Technology Last outcomes 28-Feb
fifteen-Jun CML Microsystems Last outcomes 31-Mar
eighteen-Jun Blue Prism  Interim outcomes 30-Apr
Early July AdEPT Technology Last outcomes 31-Mar

Supply: Data from regulatory news and enterprise web-sites