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Market Cap

€2.2b

Last Updated

2021/05/13 17:46 UTC

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Executive Summary

Sanoma Oyj operates as a media and learning company in Finland, the Netherlands, other European countries, and internationally. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

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.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

1.4%

SAA1V

0.2%

FI Media

-1.4%

FI Market


1 Year Return

69.3%

SAA1V

54.6%

FI Media

38.2%

FI Market

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.


Shareholder returns

SAA1VIndustryMarket
7 Day1.4%0.2%-1.4%
30 Day-10.1%-6.5%1.6%
90 Day-9.9%-4.1%1.8%
1 Year76.0%69.3%61.2%54.6%47.7%38.2%
3 Year65.5%44.5%61.5%40.6%31.2%9.8%
5 Year223.0%169.4%211.4%155.9%90.9%51.2%

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?


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Valuation

Is Sanoma Oyj undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

36.3%

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).


Future Growth

How is Sanoma Oyj forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 4 analysts?

0.2%

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%).


Past Performance

How has Sanoma Oyj performed over the past 5 years?

50.2%

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.


Financial Health

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).


Balance Sheet


Dividend

What is Sanoma Oyj current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

3.86%

Current Dividend Yield


Upcoming Dividend Payment

TodayMay 14 2021Ex Dividend DateOct 27 2021Dividend Pay DateNov 04 20218 days from Ex DividendBuy in the next 166 days to receive the upcoming dividend

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).


Next Steps

Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

5.5yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Susan Duinhoven (55 yo)

5.58yrs

Tenure

€3,454,774

Compensation

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.


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: SAA1V's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.5 years average tenure).


Board Members

Experienced Board: SAA1V's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.2 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.


Ownership

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.


Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Sanoma Oyj's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • 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


Location

  • Sanoma Oyj
  • Töölönlahdenkatu 2
  • Helsinki
  • Uusimaa
  • 100
  • Finland

Listings


Biography

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

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/05/13 17:46
End of Day Share Price2021/05/12 00:00
Earnings2021/03/31
Annual Earnings2020/12/31


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.