S&T AG engages in the development, implementation, and marketing of hardware and software solutions, and IT services. More Details
Good value with reasonable growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has S&T's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: SANT is not significantly more volatile than the rest of German stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.
Volatility Over Time: SANT's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: SANT underperformed the German IT industry which returned 22% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SANT underperformed the German Market which returned 22.4% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is S&T's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StS&T (ETR:SANT) May Have Issues Allocating Its Capital
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StS&T (ETR:SANT) Seems To Use Debt Quite Sensibly
1 month ago | Simply Wall StHere's What S&T AG's (ETR:SANT) Shareholder Ownership Structure Looks Like
Is S&T 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: SANT (€22.66) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€33.07)
Significantly Below Fair Value: SANT is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SANT is good value based on its PE Ratio (25.8x) compared to the German IT industry average (38x).
PE vs Market: SANT is poor value based on its PE Ratio (25.8x) compared to the German market (23x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: SANT is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.2x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SANT is good value based on its PB Ratio (3.7x) compared to the DE IT industry average (4x).
How is S&T forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 5 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: SANT's forecast earnings growth (22.3% per year) is above the savings rate (0.01%).
Earnings vs Market: SANT's earnings (22.3% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the German market (13% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: SANT's revenue (9.8% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the German market (5.8% per year).
High Growth Revenue: SANT's revenue (9.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: SANT's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (17%).
How has S&T performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SANT has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: SANT's current net profit margins (4.2%) are higher than last year (4.2%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SANT's earnings have grown significantly by 27.3% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: SANT's earnings growth over the past year (11.7%) is below its 5-year average (27.3% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: SANT earnings growth over the past year (11.7%) underperformed the IT industry 35.1%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: SANT's Return on Equity (14.1%) is considered low.
How is S&T's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SANT's short term assets (€722.0M) exceed its short term liabilities (€459.5M).
Long Term Liabilities: SANT's short term assets (€722.0M) exceed its long term liabilities (€371.9M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SANT's debt to equity ratio (76.5%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: SANT's debt to equity ratio has increased from 52.2% to 76.5% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: SANT's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (33.2%).
Interest Coverage: SANT's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (7.3x coverage).
What is S&T current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: SANT's dividend (1.32%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the German market (0.97%).
High Dividend: SANT's dividend (1.32%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the German market (3.17%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: SANT has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.
Growing Dividend: SANT's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 8 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (34.3%), SANT's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: SANT's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (31.1% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Hannes Niederhauser (59 yo)
Mr. Hannes Niederhauser Dipl. Ing. is Member of the Supervisory Board at KATEK SE since April 01, 2021. He joined Infineon AG in Munich as a chip developer from 1987 up to 1989.From May 1989 through Janua...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Hannes's total compensation ($USD1.46M) is about average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD1.58M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Hannes's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.
Experienced Management: SANT's management team is seasoned and experienced (11.7 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: SANT's board of directors are considered experienced (4.3 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.
S&T AG's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: S&T AG
- Ticker: SANT
- Exchange: XTRA
- Founded: 1990
- Industry: IT Consulting and Other Services
- Sector: Software
- Market Cap: €1.454b
- Shares outstanding: 64.18m
- Website: https://www.snt.ag
Number of Employees
- S&T AG
- Industriezeile 35
- Upper Austria
S&T AG engages in the development, implementation, and marketing of hardware and software solutions, and IT services. The company operates through three segments: IT Services, IoT Solutions Europe, and IoT...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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