BME:AMS

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Amadeus IT Group

Executive Summary

Amadeus IT Group, S.A., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a transaction processor for the travel and tourism industry worldwide.

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Fundamentals

Reasonable growth potential with acceptable track record.


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Share Price & News

How has Amadeus IT Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-2.2%

AMS

-2.1%

ES IT

0.2%

ES Market


1 Year Return

-8.2%

AMS

-8.2%

ES IT

7.1%

ES Market

Return vs Industry: AMS matched the Spanish IT industry which returned -8.2% over the past year.

Return vs Market: AMS underperformed the Spanish Market which returned 7.1% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

AMSIndustryMarket
7 Day-2.2%-2.1%0.2%
30 Day-3.8%-3.7%1.4%
90 Day-11.5%-11.1%-0.5%
1 Year-6.9%-8.2%-6.9%-8.2%10.7%7.1%
3 Year58.2%51.3%48.7%43.0%13.4%3.0%
5 Year153.0%134.6%149.2%122.4%8.9%-11.2%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Amadeus IT Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is Amadeus IT Group undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

27.54x

Price to Earnings (PE) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: AMS (€65.4) is trading above our estimate of fair value (€38.08)

Significantly Below Fair Value: AMS is trading above our estimate of fair value.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: AMS is poor value based on its PE Ratio (27.5x) compared to the IT industry average (19.8x).

PE vs Market: AMS is poor value based on its PE Ratio (27.5x) compared to the Spanish market (16.6x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: AMS is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (3.4x)


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: AMS is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (8.1x) compared to the ES IT industry average (2.8x).


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Future Growth

How is Amadeus IT Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 23 analysts?

8.2%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: AMS's forecast earnings growth (8.2% per year) is above the savings rate (1.5%).

Earnings vs Market: AMS's earnings (8.2% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the Spanish market (7.7% per year).

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

Revenue vs Market: AMS's revenue (5.1% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Spanish market (3.7% per year).

High Growth Revenue: AMS's revenue (5.1% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: AMS's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (26%)


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Past Performance

How has Amadeus IT Group performed over the past 5 years?

12.6%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: AMS's earnings have grown by 12.6% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: AMS's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: AMS had negative earnings growth (-2.3%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the IT industry average (13.2%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: AMS's Return on Equity (29.1%) is considered high.


Return on Assets

ROA vs Industry: AMS has a higher Return on Assets than the IT industry average last year.


Return on Capital Employed

ROCE Improving: AMS's Return on Capital Employed has declined over the past 3 years.


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Financial Health

How is Amadeus IT Group's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: AMS's short term assets (€1.5B) do not cover its short term liabilities (€2.7B)

Long Term Liabilities: AMS's short term assets (1.5B) do not cover its long term liabilities (4.2B)


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: AMS's debt to equity ratio (97.4%) is considered high

Reducing Debt: AMS's debt to equity ratio has increased from 91.8% to 97.4% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: AMS's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (50.7%).

Interest Coverage: AMS's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (33.5x coverage).


Balance Sheet

Inventory Level: AMS has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.

Debt Coverage by Assets: AMS's debt is not covered by short term assets (assets are 0.4x debt).


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Dividend

What is Amadeus IT Group's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

1.80%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

company1.8%marketbottom25%2.3%markettop25%5.6%industryaverage1.8%forecastin3Years2.1%

Current dividend yield vs market & industry


Stability and Growth of Payments

Notable Dividend: AMS's dividend (1.8%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Spanish market (2.34%).

High Dividend: AMS's dividend (1.8%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Spanish market (5.63%).

Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, AMS has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.

Growing Dividend: AMS'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 (28%), AMS's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: AMS's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (45.5% payout ratio).


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Management

What is the CEO of Amadeus IT Group's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

8.5yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Luis Maroto Camino 0

8.8yrs

Tenure

€35,000

Compensation

Mr. Luis Maroto Camino has been the Chief Executive Officer and President at Amadeus IT Group S.A. (formerly, Amadeus IT Holding SA) since January 1, 2011. Mr. Maroto Camino served as Managing Director of  ...


Management Age and Tenure

8.5yrs

Average Tenure

Experienced Management: AMS's management team is seasoned and experienced (8.5 years average tenure).


Board Age and Tenure

9.0yrs

Average Tenure

67.5yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: AMS's board of directors are considered experienced (9 years average tenure).


Insider Trading

Insider Buying: AMS insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.


Recent Insider Transactions

Sell€720,00005 Aug 19
Luis Maroto Camino
EntityIndividual
Role
Chief Executive Officer
President
Shares10,000
Max Price€72.00
Buy€2504 Jul 19
Luis Maroto Camino
EntityIndividual
Role
Chief Executive Officer
President
Shares24,988
Max Price€0.001
Sell€887,50027 May 19
Luis Maroto Camino
EntityIndividual
Role
Chief Executive Officer
President
Shares12,500
Max Price€71.00
Sell€1,734,21801 Apr 19
Luis Maroto Camino
EntityIndividual
Role
Chief Executive Officer
President
Shares25,000
Max Price€70.10
Sell€528,00014 Mar 19
Luis Maroto Camino
EntityIndividual
Role
Chief Executive Officer
President
Shares8,000
Max Price€66.00
Sell€803,41812 Mar 19
Luis Maroto Camino
EntityIndividual
Role
Chief Executive Officer
President
Shares12,173
Max Price€66.00
Sell€665,00011 Mar 19
Luis Maroto Camino
EntityIndividual
Role
Chief Executive Officer
President
Shares10,000
Max Price€66.50
Sell€812,50024 Jan 19
Luis Maroto Camino
EntityIndividual
Role
Chief Executive Officer
President
Shares12,500
Max Price€65.00

Ownership Breakdown


Management Team

  • Ana de Pro Gonzalo

    Chief Financial Officer

    • Tenure: 9.7yrs
  • Luis Maroto Camino

    President

    • Tenure: 8.8yrs
    • Compensation: €35.00k
  • Tomás López Fernebrand

    Senior VP

    • Tenure: 20.8yrs
  • Julia Sattel

    President of Airlines

    • Tenure: 10.6yrs
  • Paco Pérez-Lozao Rüter

    President of Hospitality

    • Tenure: 8.2yrs
  • François Weissert

    Senior Vice President of Global Core Development

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Christophe Bousquet

    Senior Vice President of Airlines Research & Development

    • Tenure: 2.8yrs
  • Denis Lacroix

    Senior Vice President of Core Shared Services Research & Development

    • Tenure: 0.6yrs
  • Sabine Hansen Peck

    Senior Vice President of People

    • Tenure: 8.1yrs
  • Cristina Fernandez

    Director of Investor Relations

    • Tenure: 0yrs

Board Members

  • David Webster (74yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 9.4yrs
    • Compensation: €149.00k
  • Pierre Henri Gourgeon (73yo)

    Director

    • Tenure: 13.8yrs
    • Compensation: €113.00k
  • Guillermo de la Dehesa Romero (78yo)

    Independent Vice Chairman

    • Tenure: 8.7yrs
    • Compensation: €158.00k
  • Clara Hedwig Frances Furse (62yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 9.5yrs
    • Compensation: €145.00k
  • José Antonio Tazón García (76yo)

    Independent Chairman

    • Tenure: 10.8yrs
    • Compensation: €305.00k
  • Luis Maroto Camino

    President

    • Tenure: 8.8yrs
    • Compensation: €35.00k
  • Stephan Gemkow (59yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 1.3yrs
    • Compensation: €48.00k
  • Francesco Loredan (61yo)

    Director

    • Tenure: 14.7yrs
    • Compensation: €113.00k
  • Nicolas Huss (55yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 2.3yrs
    • Compensation: €91.00k
  • Pilar García Ceballos Zúñiga

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 1.8yrs
    • Compensation: €102.00k

Company Information

Amadeus IT Group, S.A.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Amadeus IT Group, S.A.
  • Ticker: AMS
  • Exchange: BME
  • Founded: 1987
  • Industry: Data Processing and Outsourced Services
  • Sector: Software
  • Market Cap: €28.185b
  • Shares outstanding: 430.96m
  • Website: https://www.amadeus.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Amadeus IT Group, S.A.
  • Salvador de Madariaga, 1
  • Madrid
  • Madrid
  • 28027
  • Spain

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
AMSBME (Bolsas y Mercados Espanoles)YesClass A Ordinary SharesESEURApr 2010
AI3ADB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesClass A Ordinary SharesDEEURApr 2010
AMAD.FOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesClass A Ordinary SharesUSUSDApr 2010
0P2WLSE (London Stock Exchange)YesClass A Ordinary SharesGBEURApr 2010
AMSEBATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')YesClass A Ordinary SharesGBEURApr 2010
AMADWBAG (Wiener Boerse AG)YesClass A Ordinary SharesATEURApr 2010
AMS NBMV (Bolsa Mexicana de Valores)YesClass A Ordinary SharesMXMXNApr 2010
AMAD.YOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)UNSPONSORED ADSUSUSDSep 2010

Biography

Amadeus IT Group, S.A., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a transaction processor for the travel and tourism industry worldwide. The company operates in two segments, Distribution and IT Solution ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2019/10/22 21:08
End of Day Share Price2019/10/22 00:00
Earnings2019/06/30
Annual Earnings2018/12/31


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.