Alstom SA develops and markets systems, equipment, and services for the transport sector in Europe, the Americas, Asia and Pacific, the Middle-East, and Africa.
No risks detected for ALO from our risk checks.
Flawless balance sheet with acceptable track record.
Share Price & News
How has Alstom's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: ALO has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: ALO exceeded the French Machinery industry which returned -3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: ALO exceeded the French Market which returned -7.7% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Alstom's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Alstom 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: ALO (€42.92) is trading above our estimate of fair value (€40.23)
Significantly Below Fair Value: ALO is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: ALO is poor value based on its PE Ratio (21.6x) compared to the Machinery industry average (10.8x).
PE vs Market: ALO is poor value based on its PE Ratio (21.6x) compared to the French market (15.1x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: ALO is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.9x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: ALO is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3x) compared to the FR Machinery industry average (1.2x).
How is Alstom forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 13 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: ALO's forecast earnings growth (11.5% per year) is above the savings rate (0.6%).
Earnings vs Market: ALO's earnings (11.5% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the French market (13.4% per year).
High Growth Earnings: ALO's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: ALO's revenue (4% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the French market (3.9% per year).
High Growth Revenue: ALO's revenue (4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: ALO's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (13.8%).
How has Alstom performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: ALO has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: ALO's current net profit margins (5.4%) are higher than last year (5.4%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ALO has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 62.6% per year.
Accelerating Growth: ALO's earnings growth over the past year (3.1%) is below its 5-year average (62.6% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: ALO earnings growth over the past year (3.1%) underperformed the Machinery industry 8.7%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: ALO's Return on Equity (13.6%) is considered low.
How is Alstom's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: ALO's short term assets (€8.4B) exceed its short term liabilities (€7.8B).
Long Term Liabilities: ALO's short term assets (€8.4B) exceed its long term liabilities (€1.9B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: ALO's debt to equity ratio (31.3%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: ALO's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 114.8% to 31.3% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: ALO's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (45.7%).
Interest Coverage: ALO's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (10.7x coverage).
What is Alstom current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Forecast Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate ALO's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate ALO'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 ALO's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ALO's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: ALO is not paying a notable dividend for the French market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of ALO's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the French market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Henri Poupart-Lafarge (51yo)
Mr. Henri Poupart-Lafarge has been Chief Executive Officer and Chairman at Alstom Transport Deutschland GmbH since February 1, 2016. Mr. Poupart-Lafarge has been Chief Executive Officer at Alstom Deutschla ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Henri's total compensation ($USD3.82M) is about average for companies of similar size in the French market ($USD3.89M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Henri's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Chairman & CEO||4.42yrs||€3.38m||0.034% €3.3m|
|CFO & Senior VP of Finance||2yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Operations||0.50yr||no data||no data|
|Chief Information & Transformation Officer||2.5yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior VP of Legal & General Counsel||1.17yrs||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Communications||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Human Resources & Sustainable Development||1.17yrs||no data||no data|
|Head of Alstom Power AG||no data||no data||no data|
|Chief Performance Officer||3.92yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice-President of North American Rail Transportation Business||5.83yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: ALO's management team is considered experienced (2.3 years average tenure).
|Chairman & CEO||4.42yrs||€3.38m||0.034% €3.3m|
|Independent Lead Director||3yrs||€139.50k||0.00088% €85.7k|
|Independent Director||6yrs||€87.50k||0.00088% €85.7k|
|Independent Director||5.08yrs||€125.00k||0.00088% €85.7k|
|Independent Director||3.5yrs||€84.75k||0.00088% €85.7k|
|Independent Director||2yrs||€84.50k||0.00088% €85.7k|
|Independent Director||2yrs||€76.25k||0.00088% €85.7k|
Experienced Board: ALO's board of directors are considered experienced (4.8 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.
Alstom SA's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Alstom SA
- Ticker: ALO
- Exchange: ENXTPA
- Founded: 1992
- Industry: Construction Machinery and Heavy Trucks
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: €9.736b
- Shares outstanding: 226.84m
- Website: https://www.alstom.com
Number of Employees
- Alstom SA
- 48, rue Albert Dhalenne
- St Ouen
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|ALO||ENXTPA (Euronext Paris)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||FR||EUR||Jun 1998|
|AOMD||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Jun 1998|
|AOMF.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||US||USD||Jun 1998|
|AOMD||XTRA (XETRA Trading Platform)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Jun 1998|
|0J2R||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||EUR||Jun 1998|
|ALOP||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||EUR||Jun 1998|
|ALSO||WBAG (Wiener Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||AT||EUR||Jun 1998|
|ALSO||ETLX (Eurotlx)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||IT||EUR||Jun 1998|
|ALO||SWX (SIX Swiss Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||CH||CHF||Jun 1998|
|ALSM.Y||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||ADR||US||USD||Oct 2008|
|AOMU||BST (Boerse-Stuttgart)||ADR||DE||EUR||Oct 2008|
Alstom SA develops and markets systems, equipment, and services for the transport sector in Europe, the Americas, Asia and Pacific, the Middle-East, and Africa. The company offers metros, tramways, tram-trains and LRVs, suburban trains, regional and intercity trains, high-speed trains, and locomotives, and electric buses; and signaling products, such as urban, mainline, and freight and mining signaling. It also provides tram, metro, and main line systems; and tracklaying and track solutions, catenary free and ground feeding solutions, electrification solutions, and electromechanical equipment. In addition, the company provides maintenance, modernization, parts and repair, and support services. Further, it offers various components, including bogies, motors and generators, propulsion systems, switchgears, auxiliary converters, traction transformers, components propulsion, and dampers; and asset optimization, connectivity, digital passenger, and security and city mobility solutions. Alstom SA was incorporated in 1992 and is headquartered in Saint-Ouen, France.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/07/08 20:54|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/07/08 00:00|
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.