Ryanair Holdings plc, together with its subsidiaries, provides scheduled-passenger airline services in Ireland, the United Kingdom, Italy, Spain, Germany, and Other European countries.
Adequate balance sheet with moderate growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has Ryanair Holdings's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: RY4C's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: RY4C exceeded the German Airlines industry which returned -14.4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: RY4C underperformed the German Market which returned 6.1% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Ryanair Holdings's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Ryanair Holdings 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: RY4C (€12.93) is trading above our estimate of fair value (€11.71)
Significantly Below Fair Value: RY4C is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: RY4C is poor value based on its PE Ratio (13.9x) compared to the Airlines industry average (8.8x).
PE vs Market: RY4C is good value based on its PE Ratio (13.9x) compared to the German market (20.2x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: RY4C is good value based on its PEG Ratio (1x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: RY4C is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (2.3x) compared to the XE Airlines industry average (1.7x).
How is Ryanair Holdings forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 25 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: RY4C's forecast earnings growth (14.5% per year) is above the savings rate (-0.4%).
Earnings vs Market: RY4C's earnings (14.5% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the German market (13% per year).
High Growth Earnings: RY4C's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: RY4C's revenue (6.1% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the German market (5.1% per year).
High Growth Revenue: RY4C's revenue (6.1% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: RY4C's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (19.8%).
How has Ryanair Holdings performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: RY4C has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: RY4C's current net profit margins (12.1%) are lower than last year (14.7%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: RY4C's earnings have declined by -2.5% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: RY4C's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: RY4C had negative earnings growth (-8.4%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Airlines industry average (-17%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: RY4C's Return on Equity (16.6%) is considered low.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is Ryanair Holdings's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: RY4C's short term assets (€4.4B) exceed its short term liabilities (€4.1B).
Long Term Liabilities: RY4C's short term assets (€4.4B) do not cover its long term liabilities (€4.5B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: RY4C's debt to equity ratio (65.4%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: RY4C's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 76.2% to 65.4% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: RY4C's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (78.2%).
Interest Coverage: RY4C's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (24.1x coverage).
Inventory Level: RY4C has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: RY4C's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 1.1x debt).
What is Ryanair Holdings's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate RY4C's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate RY4C's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if RY4C's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if RY4C's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of RY4C'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
Michael O'Leary (58yo)
Mr. Michael O'Leary has been the Chief Executive Officer of Ryanair Limited, a subsidiary of Ryanair Holdings plc since January 1, 1994. Mr. O'Leary has served as the Group Chief Executive Officer of Ryana ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Michael's total compensation ($USD3.68M) is about average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD4.53M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Michael's compensation has increased by more than 20% whilst company earnings have fallen more than 20% in the past year.
|Group CEO & Executive Director||22.8yrs||€3.38m||4.06% €566.9m|
|Group Chief Financial Officer||5.3yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Technology Officer||5.4yrs||no data||no data|
|Head of Investor Relations||4yrs||no data||no data|
|Group Chief Legal & Regulatory Officer and Company Secretary||10.8yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Marketing Officer||6.1yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Pilot||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Commercial Officer||6.1yrs||no data||no data|
|Head of Digital Experience||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Risk Officer||1.8yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: RY4C's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.8 years average tenure).
|Group CEO & Executive Director||22.8yrs||€3.38m||4.06% €566.9m|
|Non-Executive Chairman||23.2yrs||€100.00k||0.69% €96.9m|
|Senior Independent Director||0yrs||€50.00k||0.023% €3.3m|
|Independent Non Executive Director||5.5yrs||€50.00k||0.070% €9.7m|
|Non-Executive Director||4.5yrs||€50.00k||0.036% €5.0m|
|Non Executive Director||6.6yrs||€50.00k||0.00090% €125.8k|
|Non-Executive Deputy Chairman||0.8yrs||€50.00k||0.00092% €128.6k|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||7.2yrs||€50.00k||0.000090% €12.6k|
|Non Executive Director||7.2yrs||€50.00k||0.0028% €385.8k|
|Non-Executive Director||3.8yrs||€80.00k||no data|
Experienced Board: RY4C's board of directors are considered experienced (6.6 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.
Ryanair Holdings plc's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Ryanair Holdings plc
- Ticker: RY4C
- Exchange: XTRA
- Founded: 1985
- Industry: Airlines
- Sector: Transportation
- Market Cap: €13.978b
- Shares outstanding: 1.09b
- Website: https://www.ryanair.com
Number of Employees
- Ryanair Holdings plc
- Dublin Office
- Airside Business Park
- Co. Dublin
- K67 NY94
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|RY4CI||XTRA (XETRA Trading Platform)||ORD EUR0.006||DE||EUR||No data|
|RY4C||ISE (Irish Stock Exchange)||ORD EUR0.006||IE||EUR||No data|
|RYA||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||ORD EUR0.006||GB||EUR||No data|
|RYAA.Y||NasdaqGS (Nasdaq Global Select)||ADS EACH REPR 5 ORD EUR0.012 POST REV SP||US||USD||May 1997|
|0A2U||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||ADS EACH REPR 5 ORD EUR0.012 POST REV SP||GB||USD||May 1997|
|RY4D||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||ADS EACH REPR 5 ORD EUR0.012 POST REV SP||DE||EUR||May 1997|
|RYAAY N||BMV (Bolsa Mexicana de Valores)||ADS EACH REPR 5 ORD EUR0.012 POST REV SP||MX||MXN||May 1997|
|RYAO.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||US||USD||Jun 1997|
|RYA||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||EUR||Jun 1997|
|RY4C||ISE (Irish Stock Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||IE||EUR||Jun 1997|
|RY4C||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Jun 1997|
|RY4C||XTRA (XETRA Trading Platform)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Jun 1997|
|RYA N||BMV (Bolsa Mexicana de Valores)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||MX||MXN||Jun 1997|
Ryanair Holdings plc, together with its subsidiaries, provides scheduled-passenger airline services in Ireland, the United Kingdom, Italy, Spain, Germany, and Other European countries. It is also involved in the provision of various ancillary services, such as non-flight scheduled services and Internet-related services; in-flight sale of beverages, food, and merchandise; and marketing accommodation services, holidays, car hire, and travel insurance through its Website. In addition, the company offers charter passenger airline, aircraft and passenger handling, ticketing, marketing and advertising, and maintenance and repair services; and markets car parking, attractions, and activities on its Website and mobile app, as well as sells gift vouchers. As of June 30, 2019, it had a principal fleet of approximately 455 Boeing 737 aircraft and 20 Airbus A320 aircraft; and offered approximately 2,500 scheduled short-haul flights per day serving approximately 200 airports, including 86 bases. Ryanair Holdings plc was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Swords, Ireland.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/02/25 23:12|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/02/25 00:00|
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