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SAPXTRA:SAP Stock Report

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27 Sep, 2021


Company Financials +
SAP fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth2/6
Past Performance4/6
Financial Health5/6

SAP Overview

SAP SE operates as an enterprise application software company worldwide.

SAP Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for SAP
Historical stock prices
Current Share Price€121.42
52 Week High€89.93
52 Week Low€135.62
1 Month Change-3.45%
3 Month Change1.40%
1 Year Change-9.83%
3 Year Change13.82%
5 Year Change50.05%
Change since IPO10,213.74%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

SAPDE SoftwareDE Market

Return vs Industry: SAP underperformed the German Software industry which returned -3.6% over the past year.

Return vs Market: SAP underperformed the German Market which returned 27% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is SAP's price volatile compared to industry and market?
SAP volatility
SAP Beta0.93
Industry Beta0.93
Market Beta1

Stable Share Price: SAP is less volatile than 75% of German stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.

Volatility Over Time: SAP's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

1972103,876Christian Klein

SAP SE operates as an enterprise application software company worldwide. The company operates through four segments: Applications, Technology & Support; Concur; Qualtrics; and Services. It offers SAP S/4HANA, an enterprise resource planning suite for intelligent technologies; SAP Integrated Business Planning for Supply Chain, a cloud-based solution that delivers real-time supply chain planning capabilities; SAP Intelligent Asset Management, a solution that helps to define, plan, and monitor service and maintenance strategy; SAP SuccessFactors Human Experience Management Suite, a cloud software that helps to develop, manage, and engage people; SAP Ariba, a digital business-to-business marketplace; SAP Concur, a travel and expense management software; and SAP Fieldglass, a cloud application for services procurement and contingent workforce management.

SAP Fundamentals Summary

How do SAP's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
SAP fundamental statistics
Market Cap€143.01b
Earnings (TTM)€5.86b
Revenue (TTM)€27.09b


P/E Ratio


P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
SAP income statement (TTM)
Cost of Revenue€7.65b
Gross Profit€19.45b

Last Reported Earnings

Jun 30, 2021

Next Earnings Date

Oct 21, 2021

Earnings per share (EPS)4.97
Gross Margin71.78%
Net Profit Margin21.63%
Debt/Equity Ratio38.3%

How did SAP perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison



Current Dividend Yield


Payout Ratio


Is SAP 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: SAP (€121.24) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€147.89)

Significantly Below Fair Value: SAP is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: SAP is good value based on its PE Ratio (24.4x) compared to the German Software industry average (39.7x).

PE vs Market: SAP is poor value based on its PE Ratio (24.4x) compared to the German market (23.2x).

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: SAP is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (3.1x)

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: SAP's PB Ratio (4.4x) is in line with the DE Software industry average.

Future Growth

How is SAP forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 28 analysts?


Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts

Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: SAP's forecast earnings growth (7.8% per year) is above the savings rate (0.01%).

Earnings vs Market: SAP's earnings (7.8% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the German market (12.5% per year).

High Growth Earnings: SAP's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.

Revenue vs Market: SAP's revenue (6% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the German market (5.9% per year).

High Growth Revenue: SAP's revenue (6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.

Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts

Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: SAP's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (16.9%).

Past Performance

How has SAP performed over the past 5 years?


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: SAP has a large one-off gain of €2.2B impacting its June 30 2021 financial results.

Growing Profit Margin: SAP's current net profit margins (21.6%) are higher than last year (16.2%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: SAP's earnings have grown by 8% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: SAP's earnings growth over the past year (28.9%) exceeds its 5-year average (8% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: SAP earnings growth over the past year (28.9%) exceeded the Software industry -4.4%.

Return on Equity

High ROE: SAP's Return on Equity (17.9%) is considered low.

Financial Health

How is SAP's financial position?

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: SAP's short term assets (€16.5B) exceed its short term liabilities (€15.4B).

Long Term Liabilities: SAP's short term assets (€16.5B) exceed its long term liabilities (€13.6B).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: SAP's debt to equity ratio (38.3%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: SAP's debt to equity ratio has increased from 37.8% to 38.3% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: SAP's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (55%).

Interest Coverage: SAP's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (43.2x coverage).

Balance Sheet


What is SAP current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: SAP's dividend (1.53%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the German market (1%).

High Dividend: SAP's dividend (1.53%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the German market (3.14%).

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: SAP's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: SAP's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.

Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (37.2%), SAP's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.

Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: SAP's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (33.2% payout ratio).

Next Steps


How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?


Average management tenure


Christian Klein (41 yo)





Mr. Christian Klein has been the Chief Executive Officer of SAP SE since April 20, 2020 and its Member of Executive Board since January 1, 2018. Mr. Klein serves as Member of Supervisory Board at adidas AG...

CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Christian's total compensation ($USD10.79M) is above average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD4.35M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Christian's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.

Leadership Team

Experienced Management: SAP's management team is considered experienced (2.6 years average tenure).

Board Members

Experienced Board: SAP's board of directors are considered experienced (4.2 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.

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

SAP SE's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: SAP SE
  • Ticker: SAP
  • Exchange: XTRA
  • Founded: 1972
  • Industry: Application Software
  • Sector: Software
  • Market Cap: €143.012b
  • Shares outstanding: 1.18b
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • SAP SE
  • Dietmar-Hopp-Allee 16
  • Walldorf
  • Baden-Württemberg
  • 69190
  • Germany


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/09/27 17:53
End of Day Share Price2021/09/27 00:00
Annual Earnings2020/12/31

Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.