Verkkokauppa.com Oyj operates as an online consumer electronics retailer in Finland.
Flawless balance sheet with reasonable growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has Verkkokauppa.com Oyj's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: VERK's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
FI Online Retail
1 Year Return
FI Online Retail
Return vs Industry: VERK underperformed the Finnish Online Retail industry which returned 6.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: VERK exceeded the Finnish Market which returned -17.8% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Verkkokauppa.com Oyj's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StA Sliding Share Price Has Us Looking At Verkkokauppa.com Oyj's (HEL:VERK) P/E Ratio
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Is Verkkokauppa.com Oyj undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: VERK (€3.48) is trading above our estimate of fair value (€2.55)
Significantly Below Fair Value: VERK is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: VERK is poor value based on its PE Ratio (20x) compared to the Online Retail industry average (13.7x).
PE vs Market: VERK is poor value based on its PE Ratio (20x) compared to the Finnish market (15.6x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: VERK is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.6x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: VERK is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (4.3x) compared to the XE Online Retail industry average (1.9x).
How is Verkkokauppa.com 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: VERK's forecast earnings growth (12.3% per year) is above the savings rate (-0.1%).
Earnings vs Market: VERK's earnings (12.3% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the Finnish market (9.1% per year).
High Growth Earnings: VERK's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: VERK's revenue (3.9% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Finnish market (2.9% per year).
High Growth Revenue: VERK's revenue (3.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: VERK's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (32%)
How has Verkkokauppa.com Oyj performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: VERK has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: VERK's current net profit margins (1.5%) are lower than last year (2%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: VERK's earnings have grown by 14.8% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: VERK's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: VERK had negative earnings growth (-16.3%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Online Retail industry average (3.5%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: VERK's Return on Equity (21.4%) is considered high.
How is Verkkokauppa.com Oyj's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: VERK's short term assets (€134.7M) exceed its short term liabilities (€103.3M).
Long Term Liabilities: VERK's short term assets (€134.7M) exceed its long term liabilities (€20.3M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: VERK is debt free.
Reducing Debt: VERK has no debt compared to 5 years ago when its debt to equity ratio was 23%.
Debt Coverage: VERK has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: VERK has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
Inventory Level: VERK has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: VERK's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 3.790398331381E+16x debt).
What is Verkkokauppa.com Oyj's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: VERK's dividend (6.16%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Finnish market (3.17%).
High Dividend: VERK's dividend (6.16%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Finnish market (6.35%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: VERK has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.
Growing Dividend: VERK's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 5 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its high payout ratio (123.2%), VERK's dividend payments are not well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: VERK's dividends in 3 years are not forecast to be well covered by earnings (93.7% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Panu Porkka (42yo)
Mr. Panu Porkka serves as Independent Director of Solteq Oyj since 2019. He has been the Chief Executive Officer of Verkkokauppa.com Oyj since March 22, 2018 and serves as its Managing Director. Mr. Porkka ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Panu's total compensation ($USD821.98K) is above average for companies of similar size in the Finnish market ($USD506.95K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Panu's compensation has increased by more than 20% whilst company earnings have fallen more than 20% in the past year.
|CEO & Managing Director||2yrs||€748.00k||0.10% €156.4k|
|Chief Financial Officer||0.42yr||no data||0.022% €34.7k|
|Chief Technology Officer||21.17yrs||no data||0.024% €37.6k|
|Director of Marketing & Communications||1.58yrs||no data||0.022% €34.7k|
|Chief Sales Officer||1yr||no data||0.011% €17.4k|
|Human Resources Director||1.17yrs||no data||0.022% €34.7k|
Experienced Management: VERK's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.4 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
|Independent Director||2yrs||€45.00k||0.017% €26.4k|
|Independent Director||7.17yrs||€51.00k||0.27% €427.4k|
|Independent Director||6.17yrs||€35.00k||0.024% €37.2k|
|Independent Chairman||no data||€84.00k||0.034% €52.8k|
|Founder & Director||22.17yrs||€45.00k||49.15% €76.8m|
|Independent Director||2.83yrs||€35.00k||0.030% €47.3k|
Experienced Board: VERK's board of directors are considered experienced (6.2 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.
Verkkokauppa.com Oyj's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Verkkokauppa.com Oyj
- Ticker: VERK
- Exchange: HLSE
- Founded: 1992
- Industry: Internet and Direct Marketing Retail
- Sector: Retail
- Market Cap: €156.319m
- Shares outstanding: 44.98m
- Website: https://www.verkkokauppa.com
Number of Employees
- Verkkokauppa.com Oyj
- Tyynenmerenkatu 11
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|VERK||HLSE (OMX Nordic Exchange Helsinki)||Yes||Registered Shares||FI||EUR||Apr 2014|
Verkkokauppa.com Oyj operates as an online consumer electronics retailer in Finland. The company also operates four retail stores. In addition, it offers installation and maintenance services. The company was founded in 1992 and is headquartered in Helsinki, Finland.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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|Company Analysis||2020/03/31 23:33|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/03/31 00:00|
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