SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. operates as an integrated professional services and project management company. More Details
Fair value with moderate growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has SNC-Lavalin Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: SNC is less volatile than 75% of Canadian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 6% a week.
Volatility Over Time: SNC's weekly volatility (6%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: SNC underperformed the Canadian Construction industry which returned 32.5% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SNC underperformed the Canadian Market which returned 38.5% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is SNC-Lavalin Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StSNC-Lavalin Group (TSE:SNC) Has Debt But No Earnings; Should You Worry?
4 weeks ago | Simply Wall StMary-Ann Bell Is The Independent Director of SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. (TSE:SNC) And They Just Picked Up 38% More Shares
1 month ago | Simply Wall StSNC-Lavalin Group Inc. (TSE:SNC) Insiders Increased Their Holdings
Is SNC-Lavalin Group 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: SNC (CA$27.31) is trading below our estimate of fair value (CA$58.18)
Significantly Below Fair Value: SNC is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SNC is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the CA Construction industry average.
PE vs Market: SNC is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Canadian market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate SNC's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SNC is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.9x) compared to the CA Construction industry average (2.9x).
How is SNC-Lavalin Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 11 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: SNC is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (1.5%).
Earnings vs Market: SNC is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: SNC's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: SNC's revenue (0.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the Canadian market (6.7% per year).
High Growth Revenue: SNC's revenue (0.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: SNC's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (12.2%).
How has SNC-Lavalin Group performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SNC is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: SNC is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SNC is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 12.1% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare SNC's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: SNC is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Construction industry (7.5%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: SNC has a negative Return on Equity (-13.51%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is SNC-Lavalin Group's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SNC's short term assets (CA$4.1B) do not cover its short term liabilities (CA$4.3B).
Long Term Liabilities: SNC's short term assets (CA$4.1B) exceed its long term liabilities (CA$3.5B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SNC's debt to equity ratio (78%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: SNC's debt to equity ratio has increased from 32.7% to 78% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: SNC's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (6.1%).
Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if SNC's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.
What is SNC-Lavalin Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: SNC's dividend (0.29%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Canadian market (1.48%).
High Dividend: SNC's dividend (0.29%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Canadian market (4.7%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: SNC is not paying a notable dividend for the Canadian market, therefore no need to check if payments are stable.
Growing Dividend: SNC is not paying a notable dividend for the Canadian market, therefore no need to check if payments are increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: SNC is not paying a notable dividend for the Canadian market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of SNC's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Canadian market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Ian Edwards (56 yo)
Mr. Ian L. Edwards has been President of SNC-Lavalin Group Inc since October 31, 2019 and has been its Chief Executive Officer and Director since June 11, 2019. He was Chief Operating Officer of SNC-Lavali...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Ian's total compensation ($USD2.99M) is below average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD7.34M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Ian's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
Experienced Management: SNC's management team is considered experienced (4 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: SNC's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.8 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: SNC insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
SNC-Lavalin Group Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: SNC-Lavalin Group Inc.
- Ticker: SNC
- Exchange: TSX
- Founded: 1911
- Industry: Construction and Engineering
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: CA$12.998b
- Shares outstanding: 175.55m
- Website: https://www.snclavalin.com
Number of Employees
- SNC-Lavalin Group Inc.
- 455 René-Lévesque Boulevard West
- H2Z 1Z3
SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. operates as an integrated professional services and project management company. It operates through six segments: Engineering, Design, and Project Management (EDPM); Nuclear; Infrast...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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