SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. provides consulting, design, engineering, construction, and operation and maintenance services worldwide.
Mediocre balance sheet 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's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: SNC underperformed the Canadian Construction industry which returned 11.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SNC underperformed the Canadian Market which returned 4.6% over the past year.
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
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Is SNC-Lavalin Group undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Book (PB) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: SNC (CA$32.55) is trading above our estimate of fair value (CA$19.29)
Significantly Below Fair Value: SNC is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SNC is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the 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 (1.5x) compared to the CA Construction industry average (2.3x).
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 (1.4%).
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 is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-5.8% per year).
High Growth Revenue: SNC's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-5.8% 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 (9.2%).
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 -66.9% 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 (4.6%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: SNC has a negative Return on Equity (-25.34%), as it is currently unprofitable.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is SNC-Lavalin Group's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SNC's short term assets (CA$5.3B) exceed its short term liabilities (CA$4.3B).
Long Term Liabilities: SNC's short term assets (CA$5.3B) exceed its long term liabilities (CA$3.4B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SNC's debt to equity ratio (53.4%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: SNC's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 191.5% to 53.4% over the past 5 years.
Inventory Level: SNC has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: SNC's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 2.6x debt).
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: SNC has been profitable on average in the past, therefore cash runway is not a concern.
Forecast Cash Runway: SNC has been profitable on average in the past, therefore cash runway is not a concern.
What is SNC-Lavalin Group's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Notable Dividend: SNC's dividend (0.25%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Canadian market (1.95%).
High Dividend: SNC's dividend (0.25%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Canadian market (5.36%).
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 0
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 ($USD1.91M) is below average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD2.81M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Ian's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Executive VP & CFO||3.8yrs||CA$1.79m||0.0032% CA$184.0k|
|President of Nuclear Sector||5.9yrs||CA$2.22m||0.012% CA$683.6k|
|President of Resources Sector||6.1yrs||CA$2.66m||no data|
|Vice President of Administration||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Investor Relations||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Executive VP & General Counsel||0.3yrs||no data||no data|
|Director of External Communications||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Executive Vice-President of Marketing||6.3yrs||no data||0.0089% CA$517.7k|
|Executive Vice President of Human Resources||2.3yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: SNC's management team is considered experienced (3.8 years average tenure).
|Independent Director||6.8yrs||CA$257.13k||0.0011% CA$66.4k|
|Independent Director||2.8yrs||CA$242.30k||0.0017% CA$99.6k|
|Independent Director||6.8yrs||CA$246.80k||no data|
|Independent Director||4.3yrs||CA$237.57k||0.0011% CA$66.4k|
|Independent Director||3.3yrs||CA$224.21k||no data|
|Independent Chairman||2.1yrs||CA$414.06k||no data|
|Independent Director||4.3yrs||CA$258.04k||0.0028% CA$163.0k|
|Independent Director||3.8yrs||CA$233.89k||0.00066% CA$38.4k|
|Independent Director||8.1yrs||CA$249.58k||0.00057% CA$33.2k|
Experienced Board: SNC's board of directors are considered experienced (4 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.
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$5.823b
- Shares outstanding: 175.55m
- Website: https://www.snclavalin.com/en
Number of Employees
- SNC-Lavalin Group Inc.
- 455 René-Lévesque Boulevard West
- H2Z 1Z3
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|SNC||TSX (The Toronto Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||CA||CAD||Jun 1986|
|LAV||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Shares||DE||EUR||Jun 1986|
|SNCA.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Common Shares||US||USD||Jun 1986|
SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. provides consulting, design, engineering, construction, and operation and maintenance services worldwide. It operates through Mining & Metallurgy; Oil & Gas; Nuclear; Clean Power; Infrastructure; Engineering, Design and Project Management; and Capital segments. The company offers solutions for projects in the aluminum, gold, copper, iron ore, nickel, fertilizer, sulphur, and other projects, as well as commodities related to rechargeable batteries for cars, mobile phones, and other electronic devices. It also undertakes oil and gas projects in the upstream, midstream, downstream, and supporting infrastructure sectors, as well as supports clients in the asset lifecycle from front-end evaluation through decommissioning. In addition, the company supports clients across the nuclear life cycle with the spectrum of services from consultancy, field services, technology services, spare parts, reactor support and decommissioning, and waste management, as well as engineering, procurement, and construction management services. Further, it delivers hydroelectric transmission and distribution projects; and undertakes infrastructure projects in various sectors consisting of mass transit, heavy rail, roads, bridges, airports, ports and harbors, facilities architecture and engineering, industrial, geotechnical engineering, materials testing, and water infrastructure, as well as operations and maintenance projects. Additionally, the company provides engineering, design, and project management services for projects in transportation, infrastructure, aerospace, defense, and security and technology sectors; and invests in various infrastructure assets, such as bridges and highways, mass transit systems, power facilities, energy infrastructure, and water treatment plants. SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. was founded in 1911 and is headquartered in Montreal, Canada.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/02/22 00:43|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/02/21 00:00|
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