S&T AG develops, implements, and markets IT hardware, solutions, and services primarily in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Eastern Europe, North America, Asia, and internationally.
Adequate balance sheet with acceptable track record.
Share Price & News
How has S&T's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: SANT's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: SANT underperformed the Austrian Tech industry which returned -10.4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SANT exceeded the Austrian Market which returned -31.5% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is S&T's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is S&T undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: SANT (€17.09) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€21.31)
Significantly Below Fair Value: SANT is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SANT is poor value based on its PE Ratio (23.1x) compared to the Tech industry average (13.2x).
PE vs Market: SANT is poor value based on its PE Ratio (23.1x) compared to the Austrian market (11.4x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: SANT is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.2x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SANT is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3x) compared to the XE Tech industry average (1.1x).
How is S&T forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 4 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: SANT's forecast earnings growth (19.5% per year) is above the savings rate (-0.1%).
Earnings vs Market: SANT's earnings (19.5% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the Austrian market (10.1% per year).
High Growth Earnings: SANT's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: SANT's revenue (8.2% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Austrian market (2.1% per year).
High Growth Revenue: SANT's revenue (8.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: SANT's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (17.8%).
How has S&T performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SANT has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: SANT's current net profit margins (4.3%) are lower than last year (4.5%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SANT's earnings have grown significantly by 32% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: SANT's earnings growth over the past year (9.2%) is below its 5-year average (32% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: SANT earnings growth over the past year (9.2%) exceeded the Tech industry 7.9%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: SANT's Return on Equity (12.9%) is considered low.
How is S&T's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SANT's short term assets (€768.5M) exceed its short term liabilities (€508.8M).
Long Term Liabilities: SANT's short term assets (€768.5M) exceed its long term liabilities (€331.8M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SANT's debt to equity ratio (69.9%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: SANT's debt to equity ratio has increased from 45% to 69.9% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: SANT's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (31%).
Interest Coverage: SANT's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (6.9x coverage).
Inventory Level: SANT has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: SANT's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 2.9x debt).
What is S&T's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Upcoming Dividend Payment
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: SANT's dividend (0.93%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Austrian market (1.96%).
High Dividend: SANT's dividend (0.93%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Austrian market (6.31%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: SANT is not paying a notable dividend for the Austrian market, therefore no need to check if payments are stable.
Growing Dividend: SANT is not paying a notable dividend for the Austrian market, therefore no need to check if payments are increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: SANT is not paying a notable dividend for the Austrian market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of SANT's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Austrian market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Hannes Niederhauser (57yo)
Mr. Hannes Niederhauser Dipl. Ing. serves as the Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Executive Board at S&T AG. Mr. Niederhauser has been the COO, CEO and Member of Management Board at Kontron S&T ...
|CEO & Chairman of the Executive Board||9.25yrs||no data||2.06% €23.2m|
|CFO & Deputy Chairman of Executive Board||2.83yrs||no data||0.29% €3.3m|
|COO of Services DACH & Member of Executive Board||11.25yrs||no data||0.046% €517.0k|
|COO of Services EE & Member of Executive Board||12.25yrs||no data||0.014% €152.2k|
|COO of IoT Solutions Europe & Member of Executive Board||no data||no data||no data|
|VP of Technology & Member of Executive Board||no data||no data||no data|
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Experienced Management: SANT's management team is seasoned and experienced (10.2 years average tenure).
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|Deputy Chairman of the Supervisory Board||6.92yrs||no data||no data|
|Member of Supervisory Board||2.75yrs||no data||no data|
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|Member of Supervisory Board||0.92yr||no data||no data|
Experienced Board: SANT's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.7 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 2.4%.
S&T AG's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: S&T AG
- Ticker: SANT
- Exchange: WBAG
- Founded: 1990
- Industry: Technology Hardware, Storage and Peripherals
- Sector: Tech
- Market Cap: €1.125b
- Shares outstanding: 65.07m
- Website: https://www.snt.at
Number of Employees
- S&T AG
- Industriezeile 35
- Upper Austria
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|SANT||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Bearer Shares||DE||EUR||Nov 2000|
|SANT||XTRA (XETRA Trading Platform)||Yes||Ordinary Bearer Shares||DE||EUR||Nov 2000|
|0L9J||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Bearer Shares||GB||EUR||Nov 2000|
|SANT||WBAG (Wiener Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Bearer Shares||AT||EUR||Nov 2000|
|SANTD||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Ordinary Bearer Shares||GB||EUR||Nov 2000|
|SANT||SWX (SIX Swiss Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Bearer Shares||CH||CHF||Nov 2000|
|SANT-U||ETLX (Eurotlx)||Yes||Ordinary Bearer Shares||IT||EUR||Nov 2000|
S&T AG develops, implements, and markets IT hardware, solutions, and services primarily in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Eastern Europe, North America, Asia, and internationally. The company operates through three segments: IT Services, IoT Solutions Europe, and Embedded Systems. The IT Services segment engages in the development, implementation, and marketing of hardware and software, and solutions. The IoT Solutions Europe segment provides, implements, and operates proprietary-developed hardware and software products, solutions for Internet of Things, and Industry 4.0 applications for use in the vertical markets of industrial automation, medical technologies, infotainment, and smart energy. The Embedded Systems segment engages in the development of embedded hardware products and the provision of the related services for the transport, aviation, and communication sectors. Its services include consulting services, such as formulation of migration scenarios for planned changes in technologies; advising on the implementation of ERP systems, including SAP; and facilitation of the creation of security systems applied to networks. The company also provides integration services to implement, supply, and configure various hardware and software products for its clients, such as notebooks, desktops, servers, POS systems, peripheral devices, and printers, as well as installs and configures hardware and software products. In addition, it offers outsourcing services, including operation of IT facilities or components. The company was founded in 1990 and is headquartered in Linz, Austria. S&T AG operates as a subsidiary of Euroconn Corporation.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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|Company Analysis||2020/04/01 01:17|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/03/31 00:00|
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