Sweco AB (publ) provides consulting services in engineering, environmental technology, and architecture fields worldwide.
Excellent balance sheet second-rate dividend payer.
Share Price & News
How has Sweco's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: 7W7's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: 7W7 exceeded the German Construction industry which returned -27% over the past year.
Return vs Market: 7W7 exceeded the German Market which returned 4.1% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Sweco's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Sweco 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: 7W7 (€38.88) is trading above our estimate of fair value (€30.81)
Significantly Below Fair Value: 7W7 is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: 7W7 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (33x) compared to the Construction industry average (11.1x).
PE vs Market: 7W7 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (33x) compared to the German market (20.1x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: 7W7 is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (2.9x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: 7W7 is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (6.2x) compared to the XE Construction industry average (1.1x).
How is Sweco forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 3 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: 7W7's forecast earnings growth (11.6% per year) is above the savings rate (0.2%).
Earnings vs Market: 7W7's earnings (11.6% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the German market (22.7% per year).
High Growth Earnings: 7W7's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: 7W7's revenue (3.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the German market (5.7% per year).
High Growth Revenue: 7W7's revenue (3.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: 7W7's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (19%).
How has Sweco performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: 7W7 has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: 7W7's current net profit margins (6.8%) are lower than last year (7%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: 7W7's earnings have grown significantly by 21.1% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: 7W7's earnings growth over the past year (7.2%) is below its 5-year average (21.1% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: 7W7 earnings growth over the past year (7.2%) underperformed the Construction industry 7.6%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: 7W7's Return on Equity (18.8%) is considered low.
How is Sweco's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: 7W7's short term assets (SEK8.5B) exceed its short term liabilities (SEK6.4B).
Long Term Liabilities: 7W7's short term assets (SEK8.5B) exceed its long term liabilities (SEK6.7B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: 7W7's debt to equity ratio (42.6%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: 7W7's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 55.6% to 42.6% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: 7W7's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (71.5%).
Interest Coverage: 7W7's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (18.9x coverage).
What is Sweco's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: 7W7's dividend (0.77%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the German market (1.26%).
High Dividend: 7W7's dividend (0.77%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the German market (3.8%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: 7W7's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: 7W7's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (25.3%), 7W7's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: 7W7's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (52.1% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Åsa Bergman (52yo)
Ms. Asa Bergman has been the President and Chief Executive Officer of at Sweco AB since April 20, 2018. Ms. Bergman serves as Chief Executive Officer of Sweco Sverige AB. She served as the President of SWE ...
|President||2.17yrs||no data||0.037% SEK1.7m|
|Chief Financial Officer||0.67yr||no data||0.0049% SEK223.3k|
|General Counsel||9.42yrs||no data||0.0085% SEK388.5k|
|Chief Communications Officer||1.08yrs||no data||0.00012% SEK5.5k|
|Head of Energy and Pulp & Paper Division - Sweco Industry||no data||no data||no data|
|Head of Chemical Industry Division - Sweco Industry||no data||no data||no data|
|Head of Water and Environment Division - Norway||21.42yrs||no data||no data|
|Head of IT||no data||no data||no data|
|Head of Vest Division||no data||no data||no data|
|acting Chief Press Officer||2.42yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: 7W7's management team is considered experienced (2.3 years average tenure).
|President||2.17yrs||no data||0.037% SEK1.7m|
|Independent Director||2.42yrs||kr460.00k||0.00085% SEK38.9k|
|Employee Representative Director||15.42yrs||no data||0.00051% SEK23.3k|
|Employee Representative Director||2.92yrs||no data||0.0037% SEK169.3k|
|Independent Director||4.17yrs||kr490.00k||0.00085% SEK38.9k|
|Independent Director||3.08yrs||kr490.00k||0.00085% SEK38.9k|
|Employee Representative Director||5.42yrs||no data||0.0018% SEK81.5k|
Experienced Board: 7W7's board of directors are considered experienced (5.4 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.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Sweco AB (publ)'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Sweco AB (publ)
- Ticker: 7W7
- Exchange: DB
- Industry: Construction and Engineering
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: kr47.714b
- Listing Market Cap: kr4.576b
- Shares outstanding: 117.84m
- Website: https://www.sweco.se
Number of Employees
- Sweco AB (publ)
- Gjörwellsgatan 22
- Box 34044
- Stockholm County
- 100 26
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|SWEC B||OM (OMX Nordic Exchange Stockholm)||Yes||Class B Shares||SE||SEK||Sep 1998|
|0H0G||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Class B Shares||GB||SEK||Sep 1998|
|SWECBs||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Class B Shares||GB||SEK||Sep 1998|
|7W7||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Class B Shares||DE||EUR||Sep 1998|
|SWEC A||OM (OMX Nordic Exchange Stockholm)||Class A Shares||SE||SEK||Sep 1998|
|0GX5||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Class A Shares||GB||SEK||Sep 1998|
Sweco AB (publ) provides consulting services in engineering, environmental technology, and architecture fields worldwide. The company undertakes culture, leisure, sports, education, interior architecture, office, landscape architecture, visualization, urban development, infrastructure, housing, lighting design, cultural environment, retail and commercial, healthcare, and industry projects. It also provides renewable fuels, combined heating and power, dams, due diligence, district heating and cooling, electrical power, electricity distribution, energy efficiency enhancement, energy market and strategy, energy storage, hydropower, power transmission, solar energy, and wind power energy systems. In addition, the company offers steel structure, BIM, building construction design, building engineering physics and energy, construction administration, industrial construction design, prefabricated structure, and physical protection structural engineering services. Further, it provides bridge and tunnel engineering, cargo and logistics, electrical and geotechnical engineering, ITS and traffic system, measurement technology, port and marina engineering, public transportation, railway and rock engineering, risk management and safety, signaling, and traffic and urban planning services; and road, street, and land planning services, as well as Geolab, which performs geotechnical analyses of the nutrient values in gardening soils or contaminated sites. Additionally, the company offers electricity and automation, industrial electronics, plant design, process engineering, and logistics services; HVAC and sanitation, fire engineering and risk analysis, electrical systems, physical protection, environment and energy, telecom system, lighting design, and monitoring and inspection services for buildings; IT solution for urban development; and project management, social analysis, and water and environment services. Sweco AB (publ) is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/06/05 02:09|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/06/04 00:00|
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