Safran SA, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the aerospace and defense businesses worldwide.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||€115.02|
|52 Week High||€81.68|
|52 Week Low||€127.74|
|1 Month Change||7.38%|
|3 Month Change||-2.03%|
|1 Year Change||34.21%|
|3 Year Change||-4.47%|
|5 Year Change||78.55%|
|Change since IPO||858.50%|
Recent News & Updates
|SAF||FR Aerospace & Defense||FR Market|
Return vs Industry: SAF underperformed the French Aerospace & Defense industry which returned 59.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SAF underperformed the French Market which returned 39.2% over the past year.
Stable Share Price: SAF is not significantly more volatile than the rest of French stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.
Volatility Over Time: SAF's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Safran SA, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the aerospace and defense businesses worldwide. The company operates through three segments: Aerospace Propulsion, Aircraft Equipment, and Defense. The Aerospace Propulsion segment designs, develops, produces, and markets propulsion systems for commercial aircraft, military transport, training and combat aircraft, rocket engines, civil and military helicopters, and tactical missiles and drones.
Safran Fundamentals Summary
|SAF fundamental statistics|
Is SAF overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|SAF income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||€7.71b|
Last Reported Earnings
Jun 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||3.20|
|Net Profit Margin||9.32%|
How did SAF perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
0.4%Current Dividend Yield
Is Safran undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: SAF (€111.38) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€146.32)
Significantly Below Fair Value: SAF is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SAF is poor value based on its PE Ratio (34.8x) compared to the French Aerospace & Defense industry average (25.5x).
PE vs Market: SAF is poor value based on its PE Ratio (34.8x) compared to the French market (21.2x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: SAF is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.2x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SAF is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3.6x) compared to the FR Aerospace & Defense industry average (1.7x).
How is Safran forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 15 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: SAF's forecast earnings growth (29% per year) is above the savings rate (0.4%).
Earnings vs Market: SAF's earnings (29% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the French market (12.1% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: SAF's revenue (11.8% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the French market (6.3% per year).
High Growth Revenue: SAF's revenue (11.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: SAF's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (14.7%).
How has Safran performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SAF has a large one-off loss of €580.0M impacting its June 30 2021 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: SAF's current net profit margins (9.3%) are higher than last year (3.1%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SAF's earnings have declined by 18.6% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: SAF's earnings growth over the past year (102.4%) exceeds its 5-year average (-18.6% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: SAF earnings growth over the past year (102.4%) exceeded the Aerospace & Defense industry -8.4%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: SAF's Return on Equity (10.4%) is considered low.
How is Safran's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SAF's short term assets (€18.8B) exceed its short term liabilities (€17.8B).
Long Term Liabilities: SAF's short term assets (€18.8B) exceed its long term liabilities (€8.8B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SAF's debt to equity ratio (46.8%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: SAF's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 55.1% to 46.8% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: SAF's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (25%).
Interest Coverage: SAF's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (11.1x coverage).
What is Safran current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: SAF's dividend (0.39%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the French market (1.28%).
High Dividend: SAF's dividend (0.39%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the French market (3.98%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: SAF is not paying a notable dividend for the French market, therefore no need to check if payments are stable.
Growing Dividend: SAF is not paying a notable dividend for the French market, therefore no need to check if payments are increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: SAF is not paying a notable dividend for the French market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of SAF'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
Olivier Andries (59 yo)
Mr. Olivier Andries has been Chief Executive Officer and Director of Safran SA since January 1, 2021. Mr. Andries served as Executive Vice President of Safran SA since September 10, 2020 until January 1, 2...
Experienced Management: SAF's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.7 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
Experienced Board: SAF's board of directors are considered experienced (6.1 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.
Safran SA's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Safran SA
- Ticker: SAF
- Exchange: ENXTPA
- Founded: 1924
- Industry: Aerospace and Defense
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: €49.029b
- Shares outstanding: 426.26m
- Website: https://www.safran-group.com
Number of Employees
- Safran SA
- 2, Boulevard du Général Martial Valin
- Cedex 15
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/09/27 21:16|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/09/27 00:00|
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