Dovre Group Plc, together with its subsidiaries, provides project management services worldwide. More Details
Undervalued with excellent balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Dovre Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: DOV1V is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Finnish stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.
Volatility Over Time: DOV1V's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
FI Professional Services
1 Year Return
FI Professional Services
Return vs Industry: DOV1V underperformed the Finnish Professional Services industry which returned 22.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: DOV1V underperformed the Finnish Market which returned 10.2% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Dovre Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
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Is Dovre Group 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: DOV1V (€0.27) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€7.45)
Significantly Below Fair Value: DOV1V is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: DOV1V is good value based on its PE Ratio (9.3x) compared to the FI Professional Services industry average (39.5x).
PE vs Market: DOV1V is good value based on its PE Ratio (9.3x) compared to the Finnish market (23.1x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate DOV1V's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: DOV1V is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.2x) compared to the FI Professional Services industry average (2.9x).
How is Dovre Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Commercial Services industry annual growth in earnings
In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as Dovre Group has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.
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How has Dovre Group performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: DOV1V has a large one-off gain of €812.0K impacting its June 30 2020 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: DOV1V's current net profit margins (3.4%) are higher than last year (1.6%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: DOV1V has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 67% per year.
Accelerating Growth: DOV1V's earnings growth over the past year (162.3%) exceeds its 5-year average (67% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: DOV1V earnings growth over the past year (162.3%) exceeded the Professional Services industry 10.2%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: DOV1V's Return on Equity (12.5%) is considered low.
How is Dovre Group's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: DOV1V's short term assets (€23.3M) exceed its short term liabilities (€18.5M).
Long Term Liabilities: DOV1V's short term assets (€23.3M) exceed its long term liabilities (€2.9M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: DOV1V's debt to equity ratio (12.5%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: DOV1V's debt to equity ratio has increased from 11.7% to 12.5% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: DOV1V's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (171.4%).
Interest Coverage: DOV1V earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Dovre Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: DOV1V's dividend (3.66%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Finnish market (1.88%).
High Dividend: DOV1V's dividend (3.66%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Finnish market (4.39%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: DOV1V has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.
Growing Dividend: DOV1V has only been paying a dividend for 9 years, and since then payments have not increased.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (34.2%), DOV1V's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Arve Jensen (61 yo)
Mr. Arve Jensen, M. Sc (Mech.) has been Chief Executive Officer of Dovre Group Plc since November 1, 2018, and serves as its President of Business Area Norway since May 28, 2015. Mr. Jensen served as Presi...
|President of Business Area Norway & CEO||2.08yrs||€267.00k||0.078% |
|Chief Financial Officer||0.17yr||no data||no data|
|President of Business Area Consulting||6.42yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: DOV1V's management team is considered experienced (2.1 years average tenure).
|Independent Director||2.75yrs||€22.00k||0.13% |
|Independent Vice Chairman of the Board||2.33yrs||€25.00k||5.71% |
|Independent Chairman of the Board||2.33yrs||€35.00k||0.33% |
|Independent Director||1.75yrs||€17.00k||no data|
Experienced Board: DOV1V's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.3 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.
Dovre Group Plc's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Dovre Group Plc
- Ticker: DOV1V
- Exchange: HLSE
- Founded: 1983
- Industry: Research and Consulting Services
- Sector: Commercial Services
- Market Cap: €27.359m
- Shares outstanding: 102.09m
- Website: https://www.dovregroup.com
Number of Employees
- Dovre Group Plc
- Ahventie 4 B
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|DOV1V||HLSE (OMX Nordic Exchange Helsinki)||Yes||Common Stock||FI||EUR||Oct 1999|
|0JCD||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||GB||EUR||Oct 1999|
|DOV1VH||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Common Stock||GB||EUR||Oct 1999|
Dovre Group Plc, together with its subsidiaries, provides project management services worldwide. It operates in two segments, Project Personnel and Consulting. The Project Personnel segment offers project ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/12/04 19:33|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/12/04 00:00|
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