SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. operates as an integrated professional services and project management company. More Details
Undervalued with questionable track record.
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 has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: SNC matched the Canadian Construction industry which returned 7.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SNC exceeded the Canadian Market which returned -3.6% 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
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StIs It Time To Consider Buying SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. (TSE:SNC)?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StWe're Not So Sure You Should Rely on SNC-Lavalin Group's (TSE:SNC) Statutory Earnings
1 month ago | Simply Wall StSNC-Lavalin Group Inc.'s (TSE:SNC) Stock Is Going Strong: Have Financials A Role To Play?
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$21.5) is trading below our estimate of fair value (CA$124.29)
Significantly Below Fair Value: SNC is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SNC is good value based on its PE Ratio (1.7x) compared to the CA Construction industry average (19.3x).
PE vs Market: SNC is good value based on its PE Ratio (1.7x) compared to the Canadian market (16.2x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: SNC's earnings are forecast to decline next year, so we can't calculate its PEG ratio.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SNC is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.1x) compared to the CA Construction industry average (2.2x).
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's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-103.4% per year).
Earnings vs Market: SNC's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-103.4% per year).
High Growth Earnings: SNC's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: SNC's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-2.6% per year).
High Growth Revenue: SNC's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-2.6% 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 (11.2%).
How has SNC-Lavalin Group performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SNC has a high level of non-cash earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: SNC became profitable in the past.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SNC's earnings have declined by 32.4% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: SNC has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: SNC has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Construction industry (-27.7%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: SNC's Return on Equity (66.7%) is considered outstanding.
How is SNC-Lavalin Group's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SNC's short term assets (CA$5.3B) do not cover its short term liabilities (CA$5.3B).
Long Term Liabilities: SNC's short term assets (CA$5.3B) exceed its long term liabilities (CA$2.9B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SNC's debt to equity ratio (72.5%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: SNC's debt to equity ratio has increased from 43.7% to 72.5% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: SNC's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (16.6%).
Interest Coverage: SNC's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (2x coverage).
What is SNC-Lavalin Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: SNC's dividend (0.37%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Canadian market (1.68%).
High Dividend: SNC's dividend (0.37%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Canadian market (5.83%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: SNC is not paying a notable dividend for the Canadian market, therefore no need to check if payments are stable.
Growing Dividend: SNC is not paying a notable dividend for the Canadian market, therefore no need to check if payments are increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: SNC is not paying a notable dividend for the Canadian market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of SNC's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Canadian market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Ian Edwards (57 yo)
Mr. Ian L. Edwards has been President of SNC-Lavalin Group Inc since October 31, 2019 and has been its Chief Executive Officer and Director since June 11, 2019. He was Chief Operating Officer of SNC-Lavali ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Ian's total compensation ($USD2.83M) is about average for companies of similar size in the Canadian market ($USD3.02M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Ian's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|President of Nuclear Sector||6.58yrs||CA$2.40m||0.0067% |
|President of Resources||1.5yrs||CA$2.89m||0.00025% |
|Executive VP & CFO||0.50yr||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Administration||no data||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Investor Relations||no data||no data||no data|
|Executive VP & General Counsel||1yr||no data||no data|
|Director of External Communications||no data||no data||no data|
|Executive Vice-President of Marketing||6.92yrs||no data||0.0088% |
|Executive Vice President of Human Resources||2.92yrs||no data||0.0035% |
|Managing Director of Infrastructure Concession Investments||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of IT Project Management||3.5yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: SNC's management team is considered experienced (2.2 years average tenure).
|Chairman of Board||0.083yr||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||3.42yrs||CA$304.44k||0.0018% |
|Independent Director||0.42yr||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||3.42yrs||CA$318.06k||0.0017% |
|Director||0.42yr||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||4.92yrs||CA$271.83k||0.0011% |
|Independent Director||0.42yr||no data||0.0057% |
|Independent Director||0.42yr||no data||0.028% |
|Independent Director||4.92yrs||CA$313.28k||0.0028% |
|Independent Director||4.42yrs||CA$268.81k||0.0023% |
|Director||0.42yr||no data||no data|
Experienced Board: SNC's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 0.9 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$3.882b
- Shares outstanding: 175.55m
- Website: https://www.linxon.com
Number of Employees
- SNC-Lavalin Group Inc.
- 455 RenE-LEvesque 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. operates as an integrated professional services and project management company. It operates through Engineering, Design and Project Management (EDPM); Nuclear; Infrastructure; Capita ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/10/26 23:43|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/10/26 00:00|
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