HLSE:QPR1V

Stock Analysis Report

Executive Summary

QPR Software Oyj provides software and professional services to organizations for operational development in Finland, Russia, Turkey, and internationally.

Rewards

Became profitable this year

Risk Analysis

Earnings have declined by -34.33% per year over past 5 years

Does not have a meaningful market cap (€29M)



Snowflake Analysis

Excellent balance sheet with questionable track record.

Share Price & News

How has QPR Software Oyj's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: QPR1V has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-2.5%

QPR1V

1.2%

FI Software

-0.3%

FI Market


1 Year Return

36.0%

QPR1V

32.5%

FI Software

10.1%

FI Market

Return vs Industry: QPR1V exceeded the Finnish Software industry which returned 32.9% over the past year.

Return vs Market: QPR1V exceeded the Finnish Market which returned 11.1% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

QPR1VIndustryMarket
7 Day-2.5%1.2%-0.3%
30 Day0.8%5.3%1.9%
90 Day0.8%20.2%9.4%
1 Year36.0%36.0%33.2%32.5%15.1%10.1%
3 Year74.1%67.6%13.6%9.4%34.8%18.7%
5 Year69.0%54.5%-3.9%-10.2%48.6%20.2%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is QPR Software Oyj's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

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

176.99x

Price to Earnings (PE) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: QPR1V (€2.42) is trading above our estimate of fair value (€0.02)

Significantly Below Fair Value: QPR1V is trading above our estimate of fair value.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: QPR1V is poor value based on its PE Ratio (180x) compared to the Software industry average (82.9x).

PE vs Market: QPR1V is poor value based on its PE Ratio (180x) compared to the Finnish market (21.8x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate QPR1V's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: QPR1V is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (10.3x) compared to the FI Software industry average (6.2x).


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Future Growth

How is QPR Software Oyj forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

49.7%

Forecasted Software 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 QPR Software Oyj 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.

This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.


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Past Performance

How has QPR Software Oyj performed over the past 5 years?

-34.3%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: QPR1V has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: QPR1V became profitable in the past.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: QPR1V's earnings have declined by -34.3% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: QPR1V has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: QPR1V has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Software industry (88.9%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: QPR1V's Return on Equity (5.2%) is considered low.


Return on Assets


Return on Capital Employed


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Financial Health

How is QPR Software Oyj's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: QPR1V's short term assets (€2.7M) do not cover its short term liabilities (€2.8M).

Long Term Liabilities: QPR1V's short term assets (€2.7M) exceed its long term liabilities (€72.0K).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: QPR1V is debt free.

Reducing Debt: QPR1V had no debt 5 years ago.

Debt Coverage: QPR1V has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.

Interest Coverage: QPR1V has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.


Balance Sheet

Inventory Level: QPR1V has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.

Debt Coverage by Assets: Insufficient data to determine if QPR1V's debt is covered by short term assets.


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Dividend

What is QPR Software Oyj's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

company0%marketbottom25%2.1%markettop25%4.5%industryaverage1.2%forecastin3Yearsn/a

Current dividend yield vs market & industry

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate QPR1V's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate QPR1V's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if QPR1V's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if QPR1V's dividend payments have been increasing.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: QPR1V is not paying a notable dividend for the Finnish market.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of QPR1V's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Finnish market.


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Management

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

4.9yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Jari Jaakkola (58yo)

12.1yrs

Tenure

0

Mr. Jari Jaakkola, B.A., MBA, has been the Chief Executive Officer of QPR Software Oyj since January 3, 2008 and also serves as Chairman of the Executive Management Team. Mr. Jaakkola’s previous experience ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Jari's total compensation ($USD0.00) is below average for companies of similar size in the Finnish market ($USD311.18K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Jari's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Jari Jaakkola
Chairman of the Executive Management Team & CEO12.1yrsno data2.07% 600.2k
Jaana Mattila
CFO & Member of the Executive Management Team4.7yrsno datano data
Matti Erkheikki
SVP of Process Mining & Strategy Management and Member of the Executive Management Team12.6yrsno data0.017% 4.8k
Miika-Markus Nurminen
Senior VP of Operational Development Business & Member of the Executive Management Team5.1yrsno datano data
Tero Aspinen
VP of Strategy Mgmt3.1yrsno datano data
Pekka Keskiivari
Senior Vice President of Products & Technology and Member of the Executive Management Team0.9yrsno datano data

4.9yrs

Average Tenure

50yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: QPR1V's management team is considered experienced (4.9 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Topi Piela
Independent Director7.9yrs€16.82k0.0088% 2.5k
Vesa-Pekka Leskinen
Independent Chairman of the Board14.1yrs€25.23k7.1% 2.1m
Salla Vainio
Director0.8yrsno datano data
Jarmo Rajala
Director0.8yrsno datano data

4.4yrs

Average Tenure

53.5yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: QPR1V's board of directors are considered experienced (4.4 years average tenure).


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

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


Key Information

  • Name: QPR Software Oyj
  • Ticker: QPR1V
  • Exchange: HLSE
  • Founded: 1991
  • Industry: Application Software
  • Sector: Software
  • Market Cap: €29.011m
  • Shares outstanding: 11.99m
  • Website: https://www.qpr.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • QPR Software Oyj
  • Huopalahdentie 24
  • Helsinki
  • 350
  • Finland

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
QPR1VHLSE (OMX Nordic Exchange Helsinki)YesShare CapitalFIEURMar 2002
0OA2LSE (London Stock Exchange)YesShare CapitalGBEURMar 2002
QPR1VHBATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')YesShare CapitalGBEURMar 2002

Biography

QPR Software Oyj provides software and professional services to organizations for operational development in Finland, Russia, Turkey, and internationally. It offers QPR Metrics, a performance management software product that automates strategy execution, operational performance management, people performance management, risk management, and project portfolio management; and QPR ProcessDesigner, a business process modeling tool to describe, analyze, communicate, and enhance processes. The company also provides QPR EnterpriseArchitect, an enterprise architecture modeling software; and QPR ProcessAnalyzer, a process mining software that extracts and reads the timestamps used to record specific events along procurement, and/or supply chains. In addition, it offers QPR Business Operating System, a navigation system for business transformation with five elements comprising destination, map, performance indicators, current situation analysis, and decision support; and QPR Connectors, which helps to analyze and make sense of data that disconnected systems and applications. Further, the company offers software license, maintenance, and rental, as well as consulting services. The company was founded in 1991 and is headquartered in Helsinki, Finland. 


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/02/18 20:52
End of Day Share Price2020/02/18 00:00
Earnings2019/09/30
Annual Earnings2018/12/31


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.