EVS Broadcast Equipment SA provides live video technology for broadcast and media productions worldwide.
Very undervalued with flawless balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has EVS Broadcast Equipment's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: EVS's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: EVS underperformed the Belgian Communications industry which returned -6.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: EVS matched the Belgian Market which returned -24% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is EVS Broadcast Equipment's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 month ago | Simply Wall StIs EVS Broadcast Equipment (EBR:EVS) A Risky Investment?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StIndustry Analysts Just Made A Sizeable Upgrade To Their EVS Broadcast Equipment SA (EBR:EVS) Revenue Forecasts
1 month ago | Simply Wall StDeclining Stock and Decent Financials: Is The Market Wrong About EVS Broadcast Equipment SA (EBR:EVS)?
Is EVS Broadcast Equipment 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: EVS (€16.06) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€26.86)
Significantly Below Fair Value: EVS is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: EVS is good value based on its PE Ratio (11.5x) compared to the Communications industry average (16.4x).
PE vs Market: EVS is good value based on its PE Ratio (11.5x) compared to the Belgian market (14.3x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: EVS is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.8x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: EVS is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.6x) compared to the XE Communications industry average (1.6x).
How is EVS Broadcast Equipment forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 2 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: EVS's forecast earnings growth (14.4% per year) is above the savings rate (1.6%).
Earnings vs Market: EVS's earnings (14.4% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the Belgian market (18.9% per year).
High Growth Earnings: EVS's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: EVS's revenue (5.7% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Belgian market (3% per year).
High Growth Revenue: EVS's revenue (5.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: EVS's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (14.4%).
How has EVS Broadcast Equipment performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: EVS has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: EVS's current net profit margins (19%) are lower than last year (30.3%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: EVS's earnings have declined by -1.7% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: EVS's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: EVS had negative earnings growth (-44.2%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Communications industry average (17.5%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: EVS's Return on Equity (13.8%) is considered low.
How is EVS Broadcast Equipment's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: EVS's short term assets (€118.7M) exceed its short term liabilities (€32.9M).
Long Term Liabilities: EVS's short term assets (€118.7M) exceed its long term liabilities (€8.4M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: EVS's debt to equity ratio (3.3%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: EVS's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 46.2% to 3.3% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: EVS's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (390.2%).
Interest Coverage: EVS's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (40.7x coverage).
What is EVS Broadcast Equipment current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Forecast Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate EVS's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate EVS'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 EVS's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if EVS's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: EVS is not paying a notable dividend for the Belgian market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of EVS'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 management tenure
Serge Van Herck
Mr. Serge Van Herck has been Chief Executive Officer of EVS Broadcast Equipment S.A. since September 9, 2019. Mr. Van Herck served as Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer at Newtec Cy N.V. unt ...
|Chief Executive Officer||0.83yr||€116.67k||no data|
|Chief Financial Officer||4.5yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Operations||2.5yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Technology Officer||4.25yrs||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Investor Relations & Corporate Communication||no data||no data||no data|
|Chief Marketing Officer||no data||no data||no data|
|Head of Human Resources||1.08yrs||no data||no data|
|Head of Manufacturing & Supply||no data||no data||no data|
|Chief Customer Officer||10.5yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: EVS's management team is considered experienced (3.4 years average tenure).
|Independent Director||4.17yrs||€34.32k||no data|
|Independent Director||3.5yrs||€30.50k||no data|
|Independent President of Board of Directors||0.083yr||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||3.5yrs||€33.00k||no data|
|Independent Director||1.17yrs||€17.02k||no data|
|Independent Director||1.17yrs||€18.02k||no data|
|Member of Advisory Board||no data||no data||no data|
|Member of Advisory Board||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Board: EVS's board of directors are considered experienced (3.5 years average tenure).
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.
EVS Broadcast Equipment SA's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: EVS Broadcast Equipment SA
- Ticker: EVS
- Exchange: ENXTBR
- Founded: 1994
- Industry: Communications Equipment
- Sector: Tech
- Market Cap: €219.637m
- Shares outstanding: 13.68m
- Website: https://www.evs.com
Number of Employees
- EVS Broadcast Equipment SA
- Liege Science Park
- 13 Rue Bois Saint-Jean
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|EVS||ENXTBR (Euronext Brussels)||Yes||Bearer Shares||BE||EUR||Oct 1998|
|0N9Z||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Bearer Shares||GB||EUR||Oct 1998|
|EVSB||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Bearer Shares||GB||EUR||Oct 1998|
|EVSB.Y||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||UNSPONSORD ADR||US||USD||Mar 2012|
EVS Broadcast Equipment SA provides live video technology for broadcast and media productions worldwide. It offers replay and effects tools for exchange, review, transcoding, storytelling graphics, and collaboration; range of assets to ingest, create, and manage enhanced content; unified live production systems that enable live switching, create replays and highlights, control audio, create and insert graphics, and play back content; production switchers; and AI-based camera automation systems. The company also provides multi-camera review systems; range of live production servers; IP infrastructures; and media storage solutions. In addition, it offers support services, such as download area, support portal, and repository of products. The company offers solutions in the areas of live sports images, entertainment shows, and news content. EVS Broadcast Equipment SA was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in Seraing, Belgium.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/07/02 20:58|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/07/02 00:00|
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