Synergie SE provides human resources management and development services in Europe, Canada, and Australia.
Undervalued with excellent balance sheet and pays a dividend.
Share Price & News
How has Synergie's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: YSY's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
DE Professional Services
1 Year Return
DE Professional Services
Return vs Industry: YSY underperformed the German Professional Services industry which returned 17.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: YSY underperformed the German Market which returned 8.3% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Synergie's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Synergie 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: YSY (€24.9) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€90.74)
Significantly Below Fair Value: YSY is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: YSY is good value based on its PE Ratio (8.7x) compared to the Professional Services industry average (20.1x).
PE vs Market: YSY is good value based on its PE Ratio (8.7x) compared to the German market (20.7x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: YSY is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (3x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: YSY is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.2x) compared to the XE Professional Services industry average (2.2x).
How is Synergie forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 4 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: YSY's forecast earnings growth (2.9% per year) is above the savings rate (-0.4%).
Earnings vs Market: YSY's earnings (2.9% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the German market (13% per year).
High Growth Earnings: YSY's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: YSY's revenue (1.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the German market (5.1% per year).
High Growth Revenue: YSY's revenue (1.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: YSY's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (11.8%).
How has Synergie performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: YSY has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: YSY's current net profit margins (2.7%) are lower than last year (3.2%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: YSY's earnings have grown by 10.8% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: YSY's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: YSY had negative earnings growth (-13.1%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Professional Services industry average (8.1%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: YSY's Return on Equity (14.4%) is considered low.
How is Synergie's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: YSY's short term assets (€798.5M) exceed its short term liabilities (€560.5M).
Long Term Liabilities: YSY's short term assets (€798.5M) exceed its long term liabilities (€82.1M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: YSY's debt to equity ratio (15.2%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: YSY's debt to equity ratio has increased from 12.8% to 15.2% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: YSY's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (129.2%).
Interest Coverage: YSY's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (2555.6x coverage).
Inventory Level: YSY has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: YSY's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 10.3x debt).
What is Synergie's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: YSY's dividend (3.18%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the German market (1.38%).
High Dividend: YSY's dividend (3.18%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the German market (3.73%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: YSY's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: YSY's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (27.6%), YSY's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: YSY's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (28.8% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Daniel Augereau 0
Mr. Daniel Augereau has been the Chairman of the Executive Board at Synergie SA since October 2018 and serves as its Chief Executive Officer and served Managing Director and Chairman until October 2018. Mr ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Daniel's total compensation ($USD685.99K) is below average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD1.31M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Daniel's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Chairman of the Executive Board & CEO||0yrs||€632.00k||no data|
|Deputy CEO of Finance & Investments and Member of the Executive Board||0yrs||€132.00k||no data|
|CEO of HR||1.3yrs||€108.00k||no data|
|Director of Cash Management & Consolidation and Member of the Executive Board||1.3yrs||no data||no data|
|Director of Secretary General||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Director of Legal Department||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Director of Marketing||12.1yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: YSY's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.3 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
|Vice Chairman of the Supervisory Board||1.3yrs||€25.00k||no data|
|Chairman of the Supervisory Board||1.3yrs||€140.00k||no data|
|Independant Member of the Supervisory Board||1.3yrs||no data||no data|
|Member of the Supervisory Board||1.3yrs||no data||no data|
|Member of the Supervisory Board||1.3yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Board: YSY's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.3 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.
Synergie SE's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Synergie SE
- Ticker: YSY
- Exchange: BST
- Founded: 1984
- Industry: Human Resource and Employment Services
- Sector: Commercial Services
- Market Cap: €603.274m
- Shares outstanding: 23.99m
- Website: https://www.synergie.com
Number of Employees
- Synergie SE
- 11, avenue du Colonel Bonnet
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|SDG||ENXTPA (Euronext Paris)||Yes||Common Shares||FR||EUR||Jan 1992|
|0HDQ||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||GB||EUR||Jan 1992|
|SDGP||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Common Shares||GB||EUR||Jan 1992|
|YSY||BST (Boerse-Stuttgart)||Yes||Common Shares||DE||EUR||Jan 1992|
Synergie SE provides human resources management and development services in Europe, Canada, and Australia. It offers temporary employment, recruitment, out-placement, social engineering, consultancy, and training services. The company serves various specialized tertiary sectors and industries, such as aeronautics and renewable energy, construction and public works, market research, retail, services and new information, and communications technologies. It operates through a network of 710 agencies. The company was founded in 1984 and is headquartered in Paris, France.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/02/24 23:26|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/02/24 00:00|
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