Liberty Tax Inc (TAX) Files 10-K for the Fiscal Year Ended on April 30, 2017


Liberty Tax Inc (NASDAQ:TAX) files its latest 10-K with SEC for the fiscal year ended on April 30, 2017. Liberty Tax Inc is engaged in providing retail federal and state income tax preparation services and related tax settlement products in the United States and Canada. Liberty Tax Inc has a market cap of $167.420 million; its shares were traded at around $13.20 with a P/E ratio of 15.90 and P/S ratio of 1.06. The dividend yield of Liberty Tax Inc stocks is 4.85%. Liberty Tax Inc had annual average EBITDA growth of 1.20% over the past five years.


For the last quarter Liberty Tax Inc reported a revenue of $111.2 million, compared with the revenue of $104.4 million during the same period a year ago. For the latest fiscal year the company reported a revenue of $174.0 million, an increase of 0.3% from last year. For the last five years Liberty Tax Inc had an average revenue growth rate of 5.6% a year.

The reported diluted earnings per share was 94 cents for the year, a decline of 31.9% from the previous year. Over the last five years Liberty Tax Inc had an average EPS decline of 4.6% a year. The Liberty Tax Inc had a decent operating margin of 13.4%, compared with the operating margin of 18.73% a year before. The 10-year historical median operating margin of Liberty Tax Inc is 20.12%. The profitability rank of the company is 7 (out of 10).


At the end of the fiscal year, Liberty Tax Inc has the cash and cash equivalents of $16.4 million, compared with $9.91 million in the previous year. The long term debt was $24.3 million, compared with $17.6 million in the previous year. The interest coverage to the debt is 9.1. Liberty Tax Inc has a financial strength rank of 6 (out of 10).

At the current stock price of $13.20, Liberty Tax Inc is traded at 43.5% discount to its historical median P/S valuation band of $23.38. The P/S ratio of the stock is 1.06, while the historical median P/S ratio is 1.86. The stock gained 5.87% during the past 12 months.


CEO Recent Trades:

CEO/Pres., 10% Owner John T Hewitt sold 40,000 shares of TAX stock on 06/20/2017 at the average price of $12.31. The price of the stock has increased by 7.23% since.

Directors and Officers Recent Trades:

President, JTH Financial, LLC Michael Piper sold 13,750 shares of TAX stock on 06/29/2017 at the average price of $12.93. The price of the stock has increased by 2.09% since.

For the complete 20-year historical financial data of TAX, click here.

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