Sanoma Oyj operates as a media and learning company in Finland, the Netherlands, other European countries, and internationally. More Details
Solid track record, good value and pays a dividend.
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 +/- 4% a week.
Volatility Over Time: SAA1V's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: SAA1V exceeded the Finnish Media industry which returned 51.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SAA1V exceeded the Finnish Market which returned 34.9% 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
2 days ago | Simply Wall StSanoma Oyj (HEL:SAA1V) Is Increasing Its Dividend To €0.26
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1 month ago | Simply Wall StIs It Smart To Buy Sanoma Oyj (HEL:SAA1V) Before It Goes Ex-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 (€13.46) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€21.13)
Significantly Below Fair Value: SAA1V is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SAA1V is good value based on its PE Ratio (9.7x) compared to the European Media industry average (21x).
PE vs Market: SAA1V is good value based on its PE Ratio (9.7x) compared to the Finnish market (25.1x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: SAA1V is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (43.8x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SAA1V is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3.3x) compared to the FI Media industry average (2.5x).
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 forecast earnings growth (0.2% per year) is above the savings rate (0.2%).
Earnings vs Market: SAA1V's earnings (0.2% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the Finnish market (11.8% per year).
High Growth Earnings: SAA1V's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: SAA1V's revenue (3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the Finnish market (3.7% per year).
High Growth Revenue: SAA1V's revenue (3% 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 (17%).
How has Sanoma Oyj performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SAA1V has a large one-off gain of €154.5M impacting its March 31 2021 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: SAA1V's current net profit margins (20.5%) are higher than last year (6.5%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SAA1V has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 50.2% per year.
Accelerating Growth: SAA1V's earnings growth over the past year (262.7%) exceeds its 5-year average (50.2% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: SAA1V earnings growth over the past year (262.7%) exceeded the Media industry -20.1%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: SAA1V's Return on Equity (32.7%) is considered high.
How is Sanoma Oyj's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SAA1V's short term assets (€221.2M) do not cover its short term liabilities (€442.7M).
Long Term Liabilities: SAA1V's short term assets (€221.2M) do not cover its long term liabilities (€826.1M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SAA1V's debt to equity ratio (83.4%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: SAA1V's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 89.5% to 83.4% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: SAA1V's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (25.9%).
Interest Coverage: SAA1V's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (9.7x coverage).
What is Sanoma Oyj current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Upcoming Dividend Payment
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: SAA1V's dividend (3.86%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Finnish market (1.76%).
High Dividend: SAA1V's dividend (3.86%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the Finnish market (3.71%)
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 (37.6%), 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 (65.5% 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, Ph.D. (Physical Chemistry), B. Sc. (Physical Chemistry), has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of Sanoma Oyj since October 1, 2015 and was Interim CEO of Sanoma Media Neth...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Susan's total compensation ($USD4.17M) is above average for companies of similar size in the Finnish market ($USD1.67M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Susan's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.
Experienced Management: SAA1V's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.5 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: SAA1V's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.2 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.
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: €2.197b
- Shares outstanding: 163.25m
- Website: https://www.sanoma.com
Number of Employees
- Sanoma Oyj
- Töölönlahdenkatu 2
Sanoma Oyj operates as a media and learning company in Finland, the Netherlands, other European countries, and internationally. It operates in two segments, Sanoma Learning and Sanoma Media Finland. The Sa...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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