Compagnie de Saint-Gobain designs, manufactures, and distributes materials and solutions for wellbeing worldwide. More Details
Adequate balance sheet with moderate growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has Compagnie de Saint-Gobain's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: SGO has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: SGO underperformed the French Building industry which returned -3.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SGO matched the French Market which returned -6.4% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Compagnie de Saint-Gobain's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 day ago | Simply Wall StCompagnie de Saint-Gobain (EPA:SGO) Share Prices Have Dropped 34% In The Last Three Years
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StOur Take On The Returns On Capital At Compagnie de Saint-Gobain (EPA:SGO)
Is Compagnie de Saint-Gobain 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: SGO (€35.21) is trading above our estimate of fair value (€34.28)
Significantly Below Fair Value: SGO is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SGO is poor value based on its PE Ratio (67.2x) compared to the FR Building industry average (17.2x).
PE vs Market: SGO is poor value based on its PE Ratio (67.2x) compared to the French market (18.5x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: SGO is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.9x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SGO is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.1x) compared to the FR Building industry average (0.9x).
How is Compagnie de Saint-Gobain forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 16 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: SGO's forecast earnings growth (35.4% per year) is above the savings rate (0.6%).
Earnings vs Market: SGO's earnings (35.4% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the French market (23.6% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: SGO's revenue (4.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the French market (6.7% per year).
High Growth Revenue: SGO's revenue (4.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: SGO's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (8.5%).
How has Compagnie de Saint-Gobain performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SGO has a large one-off loss of €1.2B impacting its June 30 2020 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: SGO became profitable in the past.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SGO's earnings have grown by 1.7% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: SGO has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: SGO has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Building industry (3.5%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: SGO's Return on Equity (1.7%) is considered low.
How is Compagnie de Saint-Gobain's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SGO's short term assets (€19.7B) exceed its short term liabilities (€14.0B).
Long Term Liabilities: SGO's short term assets (€19.7B) exceed its long term liabilities (€16.8B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SGO's debt to equity ratio (75.6%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: SGO's debt to equity ratio has increased from 61.4% to 75.6% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: SGO's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (30.2%).
Interest Coverage: SGO's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (8.3x coverage).
What is Compagnie de Saint-Gobain current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Forecast Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate SGO's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate SGO'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 SGO's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if SGO's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: SGO is not paying a notable dividend for the French market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of SGO'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
Pierre-André de Chalendar (62 yo)
Mr. Pierre-André de Chalendar serves as Director at BNP Paribas SA since May 23, 2012. Mr. de Chalendar serves as Chief Executive Officer and Chairman at Compagnie de Saint-Gobain since June 7, 2007 and si ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Pierre-André's total compensation ($USD5.39M) is above average for companies of similar size in the French market ($USD4.00M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Pierre-André's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Chairman & CEO||13.33yrs||€4.54m||0.034% |
|Chief Operating Officer||1.75yrs||€2.33m||no data|
|Chief Financial Officer||1.75yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice-President of Technology & Industrial Performance||1.75yrs||no data||no data|
|Vice-President of Information Systems||9.75yrs||no data||no data|
|Head of Financial Communication & Investor Relations||3.58yrs||no data||no data|
|Vice-President of Communications||3yrs||no data||no data|
|Vice-President of Marketing & Development||1.75yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Human Resources & Digital Transformation||10.33yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior VP & CEO of High Performance Solutions||3.75yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior VP and CEO of Southern Europe||1.75yrs||no data||no data|
|Head of Lapeyre||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: SGO's management team is considered experienced (3 years average tenure).
|Chairman & CEO||13.33yrs||€4.54m||0.034% |
|Lead Independent Director||3.33yrs||€91.49k||0.00081% |
|Honorary Chairman||no data||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||7.33yrs||€93.29k||0.00056% |
|Independent Director||11.33yrs||€90.54k||0.00015% |
|Non-Executive Independent Chairman of Grindwell Norton Limited||no data||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||9.33yrs||€89.69k||0.00015% |
|Independent Director||2.92yrs||€78.56k||0.00018% |
|Independent Director||7.33yrs||€85.14k||0.00041% |
|Independent Director||7.33yrs||€85.14k||0.00033% |
|Independent Director||4.33yrs||€86.94k||0.00015% |
Experienced Board: SGO's board of directors are considered experienced (7.3 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.
Compagnie de Saint-Gobain S.A.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Compagnie de Saint-Gobain S.A.
- Ticker: SGO
- Exchange: ENXTPA
- Founded: 1665
- Industry: Building Products
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: €19.178b
- Shares outstanding: 544.68m
- Website: https://www.saint-gobain.com
Number of Employees
- Compagnie de Saint-Gobain S.A.
- Les Miroirs
- 18, avenue d'Alsace
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|CODG.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Jul 1981|
|COD||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||GB||EUR||Jul 1981|
|SGO||ENXTPA (Euronext Paris)||Yes||Common Stock||FR||EUR||Jul 1981|
|GOB||SWX (SIX Swiss Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||CH||CHF||Jul 1981|
|GOB||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Jul 1981|
|GOB||XTRA (XETRA Trading Platform)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Jul 1981|
|SGOP||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Common Stock||GB||EUR||Jul 1981|
|SGO||BIT (Borsa Italiana)||Yes||Common Stock||IT||EUR||Jul 1981|
|SGO||WBAG (Wiener Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||AT||EUR||Jul 1981|
|GOBZ||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Common Stock||GB||CHF||Jul 1981|
|SGO N||BMV (Bolsa Mexicana de Valores)||Yes||Common Stock||MX||MXN||Jul 1981|
|CODY.Y||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||UNSP ADR EACH REPR 0.2 ORD||US||USD||Dec 2008|
|GOBU||BST (Boerse-Stuttgart)||UNSP ADR EACH REPR 0.2 ORD||DE||EUR||Dec 2008|
Compagnie de Saint-Gobain designs, manufactures, and distributes materials and solutions for wellbeing worldwide. It operates in five segments: High Performance Solutions; Northern Europe; Southern Europe ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/10/21 21:06|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/10/21 00:00|
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