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Executive Summary

Schneider Electric S.E. provides energy and automation digital solutions worldwide. More Details

Snowflake Analysis

Established dividend payer with adequate balance sheet.

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Share Price & News

How has Schneider Electric's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?

Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: SU is less volatile than 75% of French stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.

Volatility Over Time: SU's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.

Market Performance

7 Day Return




FR Electrical


FR Market

1 Year Return




FR Electrical


FR Market

Return vs Industry: SU exceeded the French Electrical industry which returned 30.8% over the past year.

Return vs Market: SU exceeded the French Market which returned -2.7% over the past year.

Shareholder returns

7 Day-1.6%-0.8%0.1%
30 Day7.2%8.4%2.6%
90 Day14.6%15.7%14.0%
1 Year38.8%34.4%32.9%29.3%-0.5%-2.4%
3 Year81.7%65.6%63.4%50.8%17.1%7.4%
5 Year206.3%161.6%161.7%129.2%71.9%46.4%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Schneider Electric's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?

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Is Schneider Electric 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: SU (€124.5) is trading above our estimate of fair value (€95.8)

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

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: SU is poor value based on its PE Ratio (31.1x) compared to the FR Electrical industry average (30.7x).

PE vs Market: SU is poor value based on its PE Ratio (31.1x) compared to the French market (23.1x).

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: SU is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.7x)

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: SU's PB Ratio (3.4x) is in line with the FR Electrical industry average.

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Future Growth

How is Schneider Electric forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 19 analysts?


Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts

Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: SU's forecast earnings growth (18.1% per year) is above the savings rate (0.4%).

Earnings vs Market: SU's earnings (18.1% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the French market (24.5% per year).

High Growth Earnings: SU's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.

Revenue vs Market: SU's revenue (5.3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the French market (6.9% per year).

High Growth Revenue: SU's revenue (5.3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.

Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts

Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: SU's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (13%).

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Past Performance

How has Schneider Electric performed over the past 5 years?


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: SU has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: SU's current net profit margins (8.6%) are higher than last year (8.6%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: SU's earnings have grown by 9.8% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: SU's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: SU had negative earnings growth (-3.9%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Electrical industry average (-14.6%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: SU's Return on Equity (10.5%) is considered low.

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Financial Health

How is Schneider Electric's financial position?

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: SU's short term assets (€16.4B) exceed its short term liabilities (€11.6B).

Long Term Liabilities: SU's short term assets (€16.4B) exceed its long term liabilities (€12.9B).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: SU's debt to equity ratio (47.1%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: SU's debt to equity ratio has increased from 40.8% to 47.1% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: SU's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (42.1%).

Interest Coverage: SU's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (37.6x coverage).

Balance Sheet

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What is Schneider Electric current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: SU's dividend (2.05%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the French market (1.37%).

High Dividend: SU's dividend (2.05%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the French market (4.55%).

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: SU's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: SU's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.

Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (63.7%), SU's dividend payments are covered by earnings.

Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: SU's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (50.9% payout ratio).

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


Average management tenure


JP Tricoire (56 yo)





Mr. Jean-Pascal Tricoire, also known as JP, has been Director of QUALCOMM Incorporated since July 24, 2020. Mr. Tricoire serves as the President at Schneider Electric Infrastructure Limited. Mr. Tricoire h...

CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: JP's total compensation ($USD7.90M) is above average for companies of similar size in the French market ($USD4.08M).

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

Leadership Team

Jean-Pascal Tricoire
Chairman & CEO7.75yrs€6.50m0.12%
€ 78.3m
Hilary Maxson
Chief Financial Officer0.58yrno datano data
Ibrahim Gokcen
Chief Technology Officer1.92yrsno datano data
Amit Bhalla
Vice-President of Financial Communication & Investor Relationsno datano datano data
Chris Leong
Executive Vice President of Global Marketingno datano datano data
Charise Le
Chief Human Resources Officer1yrno datano data
Philippe Delorme
Executive Vice President of Energy Management2yrsno datano data
Carina Ho
Senior Vice President of Strategy & Business Development - China Operationsno datano datano data
Joszef Spilko
President of Hungary Unit9.67yrsno datano data
Annette Clayton
CEO & President of North America2yrsno datano data
Christophe Campagne
Senior Vice President of Global Projects Execution Transformationno datano datano data
Rob McKernan
Senior Vice President of ITD Europe & Global IT Channelsno datano datano data


Average Tenure


Average Age

Experienced Management: SU's management team is considered experienced (2 years average tenure).

Board Members

Jean-Pascal Tricoire
Chairman & CEO7.75yrs€6.50m0.12%
€ 78.3m
Gregory M. Spierkel
Independent Director6yrs€156.00k0.00019%
€ 126.6k
Didier Marie Pineau-Valencienne
Honorary Chairmanno datano datano data
Willy Kissling
€ 200.0k
Leo Apotheker
Independent Director14yrs€379.00k0.00058%
€ 386.6k
Manfred Kindle
Vice-Chairman & Independent Lead Directorno data€163.00k0.0075%
€ 5.0m
Anders Runevad
Independent Director2.75yrs€113.00k0.00019%
€ 126.6k
Linda Knoll
Independent Director7yrs€152.00k0.00019%
€ 126.6k
Cecile Cabanis
Independent Director4.75yrs€107.00k0.00019%
€ 126.6k
Fleur Pellerin
Independent Director2.75yrs€125.00k0.00019%
€ 126.6k
Xiaoyun Ma
Director3.75yrsno data0.0021%
€ 1.4m
Patrick Montier
Employee Representing Director3.33yrs€92.00k0.00077%
€ 513.2k


Average Tenure


Average Age

Experienced Board: SU's board of directors are considered experienced (5.4 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.

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

Schneider Electric S.E.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Schneider Electric S.E.
  • Ticker: SU
  • Exchange: ENXTPA
  • Founded: 1836
  • Industry: Electrical Components and Equipment
  • Sector: Capital Goods
  • Market Cap: €66.654b
  • Shares outstanding: 535.37m
  • Website: https://www.se.com/ww/en

Number of Employees


  • Schneider Electric S.E.
  • 35 rue Joseph Monier
  • Rueil-Malmaison
  • Ile-de-France
  • 92500
  • France


TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
SBGS.FOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesCommon SharesUSUSDJan 1992
SUENXTPA (Euronext Paris)YesCommon SharesFREURJan 1992
SNDDB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesCommon SharesDEEURJan 1992
0NWVLSE (London Stock Exchange)YesCommon SharesGBEURJan 1992
SNDXTRA (XETRA Trading Platform)YesCommon SharesDEEURJan 1992
SNESWX (SIX Swiss Exchange)YesCommon SharesCHCHFJan 1992
SUPBATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')YesCommon SharesGBEURJan 1992
SUWBAG (Wiener Boerse AG)YesCommon SharesATEURJan 1992
SUBIT (Borsa Italiana)YesCommon SharesITEURJan 1992
SU NBMV (Bolsa Mexicana de Valores)YesCommon SharesMXMXNJan 1992


Schneider Electric S.E. provides energy and automation digital solutions worldwide. The company operates in two segments, Energy Management and Industrial Automation. It offers busway and cable management ...

Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/01/14 20:46
End of Day Share Price2021/01/14 00:00
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.