Sanoma Oyj operates as a media and learning company in Finland, the Netherlands, other European countries, and internationally. More Details
Outstanding track record with excellent balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Sanoma Oyj's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: SAA1V is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Finnish stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.
Volatility Over Time: SAA1V's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: SAA1V exceeded the Finnish Media industry which returned 17.7% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SAA1V exceeded the Finnish Market which returned 11% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Sanoma Oyj's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 day ago | Simply Wall StDo Sanoma Oyj's (HEL:SAA1V) Earnings Warrant Your Attention?
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StSanoma Oyj's (HEL:SAA1V) Stock Has Seen Strong Momentum: Does That Call For Deeper Study Of Its Financial Prospects?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StWhy It Might Not Make Sense To Buy Sanoma Oyj (HEL:SAA1V) For Its Upcoming Dividend
Is Sanoma Oyj 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: SAA1V (€12.3) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€14.98)
Significantly Below Fair Value: SAA1V is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SAA1V is good value based on its PE Ratio (8.1x) compared to the XE Media industry average (15.3x).
PE vs Market: SAA1V is good value based on its PE Ratio (8.1x) compared to the Finnish market (23.1x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: SAA1V's earnings are forecast to decline next year, so we can't calculate its PEG ratio.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SAA1V is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (2.8x) compared to the FI Media industry average (1.8x).
How is Sanoma 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: SAA1V's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-29.7% per year).
Earnings vs Market: SAA1V's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-29.7% per year).
High Growth Earnings: SAA1V's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: SAA1V's revenue (4.8% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Finnish market (4.8% per year).
High Growth Revenue: SAA1V's revenue (4.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: SAA1V's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (15.7%).
How has Sanoma Oyj performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SAA1V has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: SAA1V's current net profit margins (23.6%) are higher than last year (4.6%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SAA1V has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 48.2% per year.
Accelerating Growth: SAA1V's earnings growth over the past year (810.4%) exceeds its 5-year average (48.2% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: SAA1V earnings growth over the past year (810.4%) exceeded the Media industry -5.9%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: SAA1V's Return on Equity (34%) is considered high.
How is Sanoma Oyj's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SAA1V's short term assets (€395.3M) do not cover its short term liabilities (€579.1M).
Long Term Liabilities: SAA1V's short term assets (€395.3M) exceed its long term liabilities (€375.7M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SAA1V's debt to equity ratio (28.8%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: SAA1V's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 79.4% to 28.8% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: SAA1V's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (85.5%).
Interest Coverage: SAA1V's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (49.6x coverage).
What is Sanoma Oyj current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: SAA1V's dividend (4.07%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Finnish market (1.86%).
High Dividend: SAA1V's dividend (4.07%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Finnish market (4.35%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: SAA1V's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: SAA1V's dividend payments have fallen over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (32.8%), SAA1V's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: SAA1V's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (78.7% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Susan Duinhoven (55 yo)
Ms. Susan Duinhoven has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of Sanoma Oyj since October 1, 2015 and was Interim CEO of Sanoma Media Netherlands from August 15, 2018 to January 01, 2019. Ms. Duin...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Susan's total compensation ($USD4.13M) is above average for companies of similar size in the Finnish market ($USD979.57K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Susan's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.
|President & CEO||5.08yrs||€3.45m||0.15% |
|CFO & COO||3.83yrs||no data||0.024% |
|Chief Technology Officer||5.08yrs||no data||no data|
|Head of Investor Relations & Corporate Social Responsibility||3.08yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief HR Officer||4.83yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Bookstores-Rautakirja||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Business Development-Rautakirja||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Trade Services||no data||no data||no data|
|President of Sanoma Trade||no data||no data||no data|
|President of Sanoma Data||no data||no data||no data|
|President of Sanoma Lehtimedia||no data||no data||no data|
|President of Sanomapaino||12.58yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: SAA1V's management team is considered experienced (5 years average tenure).
|Independent Chairman of the Board||4.83yrs||€102.00k||0.0061% |
|Independent Vice Chairman||4.83yrs||€78.00k||11.98% |
|Independent Director||7.58yrs||€70.00k||0.092% |
|Director||0.67yr||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||6.58yrs||€75.00k||0.036% |
|Independent Director||12.58yrs||€70.00k||12.6% |
|Independent Director||9.58yrs||€74.00k||0.0051% |
|Director||0.67yr||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||1.67yrs||€50.00k||0.40% |
|Independent Director||5.58yrs||€80.00k||no data|
Experienced Board: SAA1V's board of directors are considered experienced (5.2 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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Sanoma Oyj's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Sanoma Oyj
- Ticker: SAA1V
- Exchange: HLSE
- Founded: 1889
- Industry: Publishing
- Sector: Media
- Market Cap: €1.989b
- Shares outstanding: 163.04m
- Website: https://www.sanoma.com
Number of Employees
- Sanoma Oyj
- Töölönlahdenkatu 2
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|SAA1V||HLSE (OMX Nordic Exchange Helsinki)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||FI||EUR||May 1999|
|SNQB||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||May 1999|
|0JLQ||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||EUR||May 1999|
|SAA1VH||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||EUR||May 1999|
Sanoma Oyj operates as a media and learning company in Finland, the Netherlands, other European countries, and internationally. It operates through two segments, Sanoma Learning and Sanoma Media Finland. T...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/12/01 18:43|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/12/01 00:00|
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