Ser Educacional S.A. primarily engages in the development and management of on-campus and distance-learning undergraduate, graduate, professional training, and other areas of education in Brazil. More Details
Adequate balance sheet with proven track record.
Share Price & News
How has Ser Educacional's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: SEER3 is not significantly more volatile than the rest of BR stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 6% a week.
Volatility Over Time: SEER3's weekly volatility (6%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
BR Consumer Services
1 Year Return
BR Consumer Services
Return vs Industry: SEER3 underperformed the BR Consumer Services industry which returned 1.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SEER3 underperformed the BR Market which returned 45.8% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Ser Educacional's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Ser Educacional undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: SEER3 (R$13.73) is trading above our estimate of fair value (R$11.59)
Significantly Below Fair Value: SEER3 is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SEER3 is good value based on its PE Ratio (10.7x) compared to the XX Consumer Services industry average (23.9x).
PE vs Market: SEER3 is good value based on its PE Ratio (10.7x) compared to the BR market (16.9x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: SEER3 is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (3x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SEER3 is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.2x) compared to the BR Consumer Services industry average (1.6x).
How is Ser Educacional forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 10 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: SEER3's forecast earnings growth (3.6% per year) is below the savings rate (9.9%).
Earnings vs Market: SEER3's earnings (3.6% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the BR market (19.2% per year).
High Growth Earnings: SEER3's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: SEER3's revenue (7.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the BR market (10.6% per year).
High Growth Revenue: SEER3's revenue (7.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: SEER3's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (9.9%).
How has Ser Educacional performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SEER3 has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: SEER3's current net profit margins (13.2%) are higher than last year (10.7%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SEER3's earnings have declined by 10.7% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: SEER3's earnings growth over the past year (21.4%) exceeds its 5-year average (-10.7% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: SEER3 earnings growth over the past year (21.4%) exceeded the Consumer Services industry -5.9%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: SEER3's Return on Equity (11.6%) is considered low.
How is Ser Educacional's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SEER3's short term assets (R$1.1B) exceed its short term liabilities (R$449.7M).
Long Term Liabilities: SEER3's short term assets (R$1.1B) do not cover its long term liabilities (R$1.2B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SEER3's debt to equity ratio (41.4%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: SEER3's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 50.4% to 41.4% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: SEER3's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (46.3%).
Interest Coverage: SEER3's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (5.2x coverage).
What is Ser Educacional current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Upcoming Dividend Payment
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: SEER3's dividend (2.68%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the BR market (1.17%).
High Dividend: SEER3's dividend (2.68%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the BR market (4.93%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: SEER3 has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.
Growing Dividend: SEER3's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 7 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (28.7%), SEER3's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: SEER3's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (21% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Jânyo Janguiê Diniz
Mr. Jânyo Janguiê Bezerra Diniz has been the Chief Executive Officer at Grupo Ser Educacional S.A. since March 2003 and serves as its Member of Board of Executive Officers and served as its Director of Inv...
Experienced Management: SEER3's management team is seasoned and experienced (8.3 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: SEER3's board of directors are considered experienced (5.7 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.
Ser Educacional S.A.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Ser Educacional S.A.
- Ticker: SEER3
- Exchange: BOVESPA
- Founded: 1993
- Industry: Education Services
- Sector: Consumer Services
- Market Cap: R$1.797b
- Shares outstanding: 128.72m
- Website: https://www.sereducacional.com
Number of Employees
- Ser Educacional S.A.
- Rua Treze de Maio, nº 254
- Santo Amaro
Ser Educacional S.A. primarily engages in the development and management of on-campus and distance-learning undergraduate, graduate, professional training, and other areas of education in Brazil. It manage...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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