SAF-Holland SE manufactures and supplies chassis-related systems and components for trucks, trailers, semi-trailers, and buses.
Adequate balance sheet with reasonable growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has SAF-Holland's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: SFQ's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
DE Auto Components
1 Year Return
DE Auto Components
Return vs Industry: SFQ underperformed the German Auto Components industry which returned -24.7% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SFQ underperformed the German Market which returned 0.3% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is SAF-Holland's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
10 months ago | Simply Wall StAn Examination Of SAF-Holland S.A. (FRA:SFQ)
11 months ago | Simply Wall StDid Changing Sentiment Drive SAF-Holland's (FRA:SFQ) Share Price Down By 32%?
11 months ago | Simply Wall StHow Do Analysts See SAF-Holland S.A. (FRA:SFQ) Performing In The Next 12 Months?
Is SAF-Holland 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: SFQ (€5.24) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€8.52)
Significantly Below Fair Value: SFQ is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SFQ is poor value based on its PE Ratio (36.3x) compared to the Auto Components industry average (17.5x).
PE vs Market: SFQ is poor value based on its PE Ratio (36.3x) compared to the German market (20.5x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: SFQ is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.6x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SFQ is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (0.8x) compared to the DE Auto Components industry average (0.7x).
How is SAF-Holland 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: SFQ's forecast earnings growth (63.5% per year) is above the savings rate (0.2%).
Earnings vs Market: SFQ's earnings (63.5% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the German market (22.2% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: SFQ's revenue (6.1% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the German market (5.9% per year).
High Growth Revenue: SFQ's revenue (6.1% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: SFQ's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (8.8%).
How has SAF-Holland performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SFQ has a large one-off loss of €34.6M impacting its March 31 2005 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: SFQ's current net profit margins (0.5%) are lower than last year (3.7%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SFQ's earnings have declined by -10.8% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: SFQ's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: SFQ had negative earnings growth (-86.8%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Auto Components industry average (-50.2%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: SFQ's Return on Equity (2.4%) is considered low.
How is SAF-Holland's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SFQ's short term assets (€666.6M) exceed its short term liabilities (€345.6M).
Long Term Liabilities: SFQ's short term assets (€666.6M) exceed its long term liabilities (€517.1M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SFQ's debt to equity ratio (170.4%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: SFQ's debt to equity ratio has increased from 66.5% to 170.4% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: SFQ's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (21%).
Interest Coverage: SFQ's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (7.2x coverage).
What is SAF-Holland current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Forecast Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate SFQ's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate SFQ'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 SFQ's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if SFQ's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: SFQ is not paying a notable dividend for the German market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of SFQ's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the German market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Mr. Alexander Geis has been Member of Management Board at Saf-Holland SA since July 1, 2011. Mr. Geis serves as Chief Executive Officer of SAF-Holland SE (formerly known as SAF-Holland S.A.) since February ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Alexander's total compensation ($USD1.25M) is above average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD751.97K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Alexander's compensation has increased by more than 20% whilst company earnings have fallen more than 20% in the past year.
|CEO & Chairman of Management Board||1.42yrs||€1.11m||no data|
|COO & Member of Management Board||1.5yrs||€927.00k||no data|
|President of APAC_I & China Region||no data||€590.00k||no data|
|Director of Investor Relations & Corporate Communications||1.33yrs||no data||no data|
|President of Americas||0.83yr||no data||no data|
|President of China||1.08yrs||no data||no data|
|President of EMEA||0.75yr||no data||no data|
|Managing Director of SAF Trade BG||no data||no data||no data|
|Managing Director of SAF ESPAÑA||no data||no data||no data|
|Managing Director of SAF UKRAINE||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: SFQ's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.2 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
|Member of Supervisory Board||0.17yr||€71.00k||no data|
|Member of Supervisory Board||0.17yr||€101.20k||no data|
|Member of Supervisory Board||0.17yr||€118.00k||no data|
|Independent Director||8.25yrs||€56.50k||no data|
|Member of Supervisory Board||0.17yr||no data||no data|
|Member of Supervisory Board||0.17yr||€12.00k||no data|
Experienced Board: SFQ's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 0.2 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: 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.
SAF-Holland SE's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: SAF-Holland SE
- Ticker: SFQ
- Exchange: DB
- Founded: 1881
- Industry: Auto Parts and Equipment
- Sector: Automobiles
- Market Cap: €236.958m
- Shares outstanding: 45.39m
- Website: https://www.safholland.com
Number of Employees
- SAF-Holland SE
- 68-70, Boulevard de la Petrusse
- Luxembourg City
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|SFQ||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Bearer Shares||DE||EUR||Jul 2007|
|0O4N||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Bearer Shares||GB||EUR||Jul 2007|
|SFQ||XTRA (XETRA Trading Platform)||Yes||Ordinary Bearer Shares||DE||EUR||Jul 2007|
|SFHL.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Ordinary Bearer Shares||US||USD||Jul 2007|
|SFQD||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Ordinary Bearer Shares||GB||EUR||Jul 2007|
|SFQ||SWX (SIX Swiss Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Bearer Shares||CH||CHF||Jul 2007|
|SFQ||WBAG (Wiener Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Bearer Shares||AT||EUR||Jul 2007|
SAF-Holland SE manufactures and supplies chassis-related systems and components for trucks, trailers, semi-trailers, and buses. It offers axle and suspension systems, fifth wheels, kingpins, and landing gears, as well as mounting plates, ball races, braking and EBS systems, lighting systems, disc brakes. The company markets its products under the SAF, Holland, Neway, KLL, Corpco, V.Orlandi, and York brands. It serves original equipment manufacturers. The company has operations in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Americas, the Asia Pacific, and China. SAF-Holland SE was founded in 1881 and is headquartered in Luxembourg City, Luxembourg.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/07/04 22:03|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/07/03 00:00|
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