ABO-Group Environment NV provides integrated consulting and testing services in the areas of soil, environment, geotechnics, energy, and waste. More Details
Solid track record with adequate balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has ABO-Group Environment's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: ABO is more volatile than 90% of Belgian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 10% a week.
Volatility Over Time: ABO's weekly volatility (10%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of Belgian stocks.
7 Day Return
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1 Year Return
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Return vs Industry: ABO exceeded the Belgian Commercial Services industry which returned -8.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: ABO exceeded the Belgian Market which returned -8.1% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is ABO-Group Environment's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is ABO-Group Environment 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: ABO (€3.48) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€61.84)
Significantly Below Fair Value: ABO is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: ABO is good value based on its PE Ratio (16.9x) compared to the XE Commercial Services industry average (19.2x).
PE vs Market: ABO is poor value based on its PE Ratio (16.9x) compared to the Belgian market (15.3x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate ABO's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: ABO is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (2.2x) compared to the XE Commercial Services industry average (1.9x).
How is ABO-Group Environment forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Commercial Services industry annual growth in earnings
In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as ABO-Group Environment has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.
This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.
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How has ABO-Group Environment performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: ABO has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: ABO's current net profit margins (4.5%) are higher than last year (1.7%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ABO's earnings have grown significantly by 32.4% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: ABO's earnings growth over the past year (178%) exceeds its 5-year average (32.4% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: ABO earnings growth over the past year (178%) exceeded the Commercial Services industry -10%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: ABO's Return on Equity (12.2%) is considered low.
How is ABO-Group Environment's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: ABO's short term assets (€30.3M) exceed its short term liabilities (€26.6M).
Long Term Liabilities: ABO's short term assets (€30.3M) exceed its long term liabilities (€10.2M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: ABO's debt to equity ratio (80.4%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: ABO's debt to equity ratio has increased from 45.4% to 80.4% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: ABO's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (72.1%).
Interest Coverage: ABO's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (10.3x coverage).
What is ABO-Group Environment current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate ABO's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate ABO's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ABO's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ABO's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of ABO's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Belgian market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Frank De Palmenaer
Mr. Frank De Palmenaer is the Chief Executive Officer of ABO NV. Mr. De Palmenaer serves as Chief Executive Officer of ABO-Group Environment NV and has been its Director since May 30, 2018. He studied from...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Frank's total compensation ($USD0.00) is below average for companies of similar size in the Belgian market ($USD557.45K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Frank's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.
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|Independent Non-Executive Director||2.58yrs||€20.00k||no data|
|Non-Executive Independent Director||2.58yrs||€20.00k||no data|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||1.58yrs||€11.67k||no data|
Experienced Board: ABO's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.6 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 not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
ABO-Group Environment NV's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: ABO-Group Environment NV
- Ticker: ABO
- Exchange: ENXTBR
- Industry: Environmental and Facilities Services
- Sector: Commercial Services
- Market Cap: €36.779m
- Shares outstanding: 10.57m
- Website: https://www.abo-group.eu
Number of Employees
- ABO-Group Environment NV
- Derbystraat 55
- Blok A
- East Flanders
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|ABO||ENXTBR (Euronext Brussels)||Yes||Common Shares||BE||EUR||Aug 2012|
|ABOB||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Common Shares||GB||EUR||Aug 2012|
|0QXA||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||GB||EUR||Aug 2012|
ABO-Group Environment NV provides integrated consulting and testing services in the areas of soil, environment, geotechnics, energy, and waste. The company offers soil pollution study and remediation desig...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/12/04 20:08|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/12/04 00:00|
Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.