HLSE:QPR1V

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Executive Summary

QPR Software Oyj provides services and software tools for developing business processes and enterprise architecture in Finland and rest of Europe, Russia, Turkey, and internationally.


Snowflake Analysis

Excellent balance sheet with weak fundamentals.

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

2.9%

QPR1V

3.8%

FI Software

4.6%

FI Market


1 Year Return

4.0%

QPR1V

51.8%

FI Software

3.9%

FI Market

Return vs Industry: QPR1V underperformed the Finnish Software industry which returned 51.8% over the past year.

Return vs Market: QPR1V matched the Finnish Market which returned 3.9% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

QPR1VIndustryMarket
7 Day2.9%3.8%4.6%
30 Day7.7%13.2%7.3%
90 Day-11.0%8.3%-0.4%
1 Year4.0%4.0%51.9%51.8%7.3%3.9%
3 Year29.5%27.3%2.4%0.7%7.4%-3.7%
5 Year53.4%44.8%-11.2%-15.0%36.4%12.2%

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?

9.03x

Price to Book (PB) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate QPR1V's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.

Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate QPR1V's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: QPR1V is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Software industry average.

PE vs Market: QPR1V is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Finnish market.


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 (9x) compared to the FI Software industry average (6.1x).


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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?

46.1%

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?

-38.3%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: QPR1V is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: QPR1V is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: QPR1V is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of -38.3% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare QPR1V's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: QPR1V is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Software industry (90%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: QPR1V has a negative Return on Equity (-10.44%), as it is currently unprofitable.


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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 (€3.3M) do not cover its short term liabilities (€3.4M).

Long Term Liabilities: QPR1V has no long term liabilities.


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


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Dividend

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


Dividend Yield vs Market

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

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

5.2yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Jari Jaakkola (58yo)

12.42yrs

Tenure

€200,833

Compensation

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 ($USD223.27K) is below average for companies of similar size in the Finnish market ($USD322.40K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Jari's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Jari Jaakkola
Chairman of the Executive Management Team & CEO12.42yrs€200.83k2.07% 520.8k
Jaana Mattila
CFO & Member of the Executive Management Team5yrsno datano data
Matti Erkheikki
SVP of Process Mining & Strategy Management and Member of the Executive Management Team12.92yrsno data0.017% 4.2k
Miika-Markus Nurminen
Senior VP of Operational Development Business & Member of the Executive Management Team5.42yrsno datano data
Tero Aspinen
VP of Strategy Mgmt3.42yrsno datano data
Pekka Keskiivari
Senior Vice President of Products & Technology and Member of the Executive Management Team1.25yrsno data0.012% 3.0k

5.2yrs

Average Tenure

51.5yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: QPR1V's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.2 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Topi Piela
Independent Director8.25yrs€16.82k0.0088% 2.2k
Vesa-Pekka Leskinen
Independent Chairman of the Board14.42yrs€25.23k7.1% 1.8m
Salla Vainio
Independent Director1.17yrs€12.41kno data
Jarmo Rajala
Independent Director1.17yrs€12.41kno data

4.7yrs

Average Tenure

53.5yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: QPR1V's board of directors are considered experienced (4.7 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: €25.174m
  • 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 services and software tools for developing business processes and enterprise architecture in Finland and rest of Europe, Russia, Turkey, and internationally. It offers QPR ProcessAnalyzer, a process mining software; QPR EnterpriseArchitect, an enterprise architecture modeling software; and QPR Metrics, a performance management software product that automates strategy execution, operational performance management, people performance management, risk management, and project portfolio management. The company also provides QPR ProcessDesigner, a business process modeling tool to describe, analyze, communicate, and enhance processes; QPR Connectors that connects to various data sources and integrate data; and QPR Cloud, which offers solutions as a service for process mining, enterprise architecture, business process management, performance management, and quality management. QPR Software Oyj 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 Analysis2020/06/01 07:50
End of Day Share Price2020/05/29 00:00
Earnings2020/03/31
Annual Earnings2019/12/31


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.