Basware Oyj provides networked purchase-to-pay solutions, and e-invoicing and financing services in Finland and internationally. More Details
No risks detected for BWV from our risk checks.
Reasonable growth potential with mediocre balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Basware Oyj's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: BWV has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: BWV exceeded the German Software industry which returned 19% over the past year.
Return vs Market: BWV exceeded the German Market which returned 3.9% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Basware Oyj's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Basware Oyj undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Book (PB) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: BWV (€38.6) is trading above our estimate of fair value (€32.16)
Significantly Below Fair Value: BWV is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: BWV is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the DE Software industry average.
PE vs Market: BWV is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the German market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate BWV's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: BWV is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (6.5x) compared to the DE Software industry average (3.5x).
How is Basware Oyj 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: BWV is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (0.2%).
Earnings vs Market: BWV is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: BWV's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: BWV's revenue (10.8% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the German market (6.1% per year).
High Growth Revenue: BWV's revenue (10.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: BWV's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (1.8%).
How has Basware Oyj performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: BWV is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: BWV is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: BWV is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 37.6% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare BWV's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: BWV is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Software industry (37.9%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: BWV has a negative Return on Equity (-12.06%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Basware Oyj's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: BWV's short term assets (€74.7M) exceed its short term liabilities (€56.6M).
Long Term Liabilities: BWV's short term assets (€74.7M) do not cover its long term liabilities (€83.5M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: BWV's debt to equity ratio (74.1%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: BWV's debt to equity ratio has increased from 10.7% to 74.1% over the past 5 years.
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: Whilst unprofitable BWV has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if it maintains its current positive free cash flow level.
Forecast Cash Runway: BWV is unprofitable but has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years, even with free cash flow being positive and shrinking by 26.9% per year.
What is Basware Oyj current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate BWV's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate BWV'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 BWV's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if BWV's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: BWV is not paying a notable dividend for the German market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of BWV'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
Klaus Andersen (56 yo)
Mr. Klaus Andersen serves as the Chief Executive Officer at Basware Oyj since June 20, 2019 and was the Interim Chief Executive Officer since March 11, 2019 until June 20, 2019. Mr. Andersen joined Basware ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Klaus's total compensation ($USD499.87K) is below average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD1.29M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare Klaus's compensation with company performance.
|Chief Executive Officer||1.58yrs||€426.69k||0.073% |
|Interim Chief Financial Officer VP of Group Controlling||1.42yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Financial Officer||0.83yr||no data||no data|
|Chief Technology Officer||0.083yr||no data||no data|
|Vice President of IR & Treasury||no data||no data||no data|
|General Counsel||no data||no data||no data|
|Director of Corporate Communications||no data||no data||no data|
|Chief Marketing Officer||4.75yrs||no data||0.032% |
|Chief Revenue Officer||4.33yrs||no data||0.032% |
|Chief HR Officer||5.33yrs||no data||0.020% |
|Chief Product Officer||no data||no data||no data|
|Chief Customer Officer||3.42yrs||no data||0.020% |
Experienced Management: BWV's management team is considered experienced (2.5 years average tenure).
|Independent Director||2.58yrs||€44.00k||0.054% |
|Independent Director||2.58yrs||€81.00k||0.020% |
|Independent Vice Chairman||0.33yr||€83.00k||6.16% |
|Director||0.33yr||no data||no data|
|Independent Chairman||0.33yr||€52.00k||0.049% |
Experienced Board: BWV's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 0.3 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.
Basware Oyj's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Basware Oyj
- Ticker: BWV
- Exchange: DB
- Founded: 1985
- Industry: Application Software
- Sector: Software
- Market Cap: €567.969m
- Shares outstanding: 14.42m
- Website: https://www.basware.com
Number of Employees
- Basware Oyj
- Building Cello
- Linnoitustie 2
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|BOYJ.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Share Capital||US||USD||Feb 2000|
|BAS1V||HLSE (OMX Nordic Exchange Helsinki)||Yes||Share Capital||FI||EUR||Feb 2000|
|0DP4||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Share Capital||GB||EUR||Feb 2000|
|BWV||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Share Capital||DE||EUR||Feb 2000|
|BAS1VH||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Share Capital||GB||EUR||Feb 2000|
Basware Oyj provides networked purchase-to-pay solutions, and e-invoicing and financing services in Finland and internationally. It offers analytics, travel and expense management, sourcing, and e-procurem ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/10/18 21:20|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/10/16 00:00|
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.