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Market Cap

€6.7b

Last Updated

2021/05/05 18:37 UTC

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Executive Summary

Etn. Fr. Colruyt NV, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the retail, wholesale, and food service activities in Belgium, France, and internationally. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Outstanding track record established dividend payer.


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Share Price & News

How has Etn. Fr. Colruyt's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: COLR is less volatile than 75% of Belgian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 2% a week.

Volatility Over Time: COLR's weekly volatility (2%) has been stable over the past year.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

0.2%

COLR

1.4%

BE Consumer Retailing

-0.3%

BE Market


1 Year Return

-11.8%

COLR

7.2%

BE Consumer Retailing

30.7%

BE Market

Return vs Industry: COLR underperformed the Belgian Consumer Retailing industry which returned 5.2% over the past year.

Return vs Market: COLR underperformed the Belgian Market which returned 29.9% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

COLRIndustryMarket
7 Day0.2%1.4%-0.3%
30 Day-2.6%-0.4%2.9%
90 Day-2.7%-3.2%4.8%
1 Year-10.3%-11.8%16.1%7.2%32.7%30.7%
3 Year10.8%5.1%17.7%1.6%-2.3%-7.1%
5 Year6.7%-2.3%23.6%0.8%-3.0%-12.0%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Etn. Fr. Colruyt's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is Etn. Fr. Colruyt undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

13.96x

Price to Earnings (PE) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: COLR (€49.45) is trading above our estimate of fair value (€48.55)

Significantly Below Fair Value: COLR is trading above our estimate of fair value.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: COLR is good value based on its PE Ratio (14x) compared to the XE Consumer Retailing industry average (20.9x).

PE vs Market: COLR is good value based on its PE Ratio (14x) compared to the Belgian market (19.1x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: COLR's earnings are forecast to decline next year, so we can't calculate its PEG ratio.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: COLR is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (2.8x) compared to the XE Consumer Retailing industry average (1.9x).


Future Growth

How is Etn. Fr. Colruyt forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 11 analysts?

-1.6%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: COLR's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-1.6% per year).

Earnings vs Market: COLR's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-1.6% per year).

High Growth Earnings: COLR's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: COLR's revenue (1.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the Belgian market (5.5% per year).

High Growth Revenue: COLR's revenue (1.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: COLR's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (14.1%).


Past Performance

How has Etn. Fr. Colruyt performed over the past 5 years?

4.4%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: COLR has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: COLR's current net profit margins (4.9%) are higher than last year (3.9%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: COLR's earnings have grown by 4.4% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: COLR's earnings growth over the past year (30.4%) exceeds its 5-year average (4.4% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: COLR earnings growth over the past year (30.4%) exceeded the Consumer Retailing industry 15.4%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: COLR's Return on Equity (20.4%) is considered high.


Financial Health

How is Etn. Fr. Colruyt's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: COLR's short term assets (€1.7B) do not cover its short term liabilities (€2.2B).

Long Term Liabilities: COLR's short term assets (€1.7B) exceed its long term liabilities (€507.5M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: COLR's debt to equity ratio (6.2%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: COLR's debt to equity ratio has increased from 0.6% to 6.2% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: COLR's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (520.5%).

Interest Coverage: COLR earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.


Balance Sheet


Dividend

What is Etn. Fr. Colruyt current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

2.73%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: COLR's dividend (2.73%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Belgian market (1.81%).

High Dividend: COLR's dividend (2.73%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Belgian market (4.61%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: COLR's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: COLR's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (38.1%), COLR's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: COLR's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (46.8% payout ratio).


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Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

3.8yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Jef Colruyt

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Tenure

€352,500

Compensation

Mr. Jef Colruyt serves as the Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, Managing director and Chief Operating Officer of Services at Etn Fr Colruyt NV (formerly Ets. Fr. Colruyt SA). Mr. Colruyt also serves as a...


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: COLR's management team is considered experienced (3.8 years average tenure).


Board Members

Experienced Board: COLR's board of directors are considered experienced (3.7 years average tenure).


Ownership

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.


Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Etn. Fr. Colruyt NV's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Etn. Fr. Colruyt NV
  • Ticker: COLR
  • Exchange: ENXTBR
  • Founded: 1928
  • Industry: Food Retail
  • Sector: Consumer Retailing
  • Market Cap: €6.664b
  • Shares outstanding: 135.47m
  • Website: https://www.colruytgroup.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Etn. Fr. Colruyt NV
  • Edingensesteenweg 196
  • Wilgenveld
  • Halle
  • Flemish Brabant
  • 1500
  • Belgium

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Biography

Etn. Fr. Colruyt NV, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the retail, wholesale, and food service activities in Belgium, France, and internationally. It operates through three segments: Retail, Whole...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/05/05 18:37
End of Day Share Price2021/05/05 00:00
Earnings2020/09/30
Annual Earnings2020/03/31


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