Chargeurs SA operates as a manufacturing and services company in France and internationally.
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Undervalued with reasonable growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has Chargeurs's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: CRI's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: CRI underperformed the French Luxury industry which returned -9.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: CRI underperformed the French Market which returned -23.1% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Chargeurs's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 year ago | Simply Wall StChargeurs SA’s (EPA:CRI) Investment Returns Are Lagging Its Industry
1 year ago | Simply Wall StInterested In Chargeurs SA (EPA:CRI)? Here's What Its Recent Performance Looks Like
1 year ago | Simply Wall StIs Chargeurs SA's (EPA:CRI) CEO Paid At A Competitive Rate?
Is Chargeurs 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: CRI (€9.57) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€25.52)
Significantly Below Fair Value: CRI is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: CRI is good value based on its PE Ratio (14.5x) compared to the Luxury industry average (23.1x).
PE vs Market: CRI is poor value based on its PE Ratio (14.5x) compared to the French market (13.2x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: CRI is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.5x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: CRI is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.9x) compared to the FR Luxury industry average (1.2x).
How is Chargeurs forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 4 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: CRI's forecast earnings growth (28.5% per year) is above the savings rate (-0.1%).
Earnings vs Market: CRI's earnings (28.5% 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: CRI's revenue (3.6% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the French market (3.5% per year).
High Growth Revenue: CRI's revenue (3.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: CRI's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (14.6%).
How has Chargeurs performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: CRI has a large one-off loss of €7.0M impacting its December 31 2019 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: CRI's current net profit margins (2.4%) are lower than last year (4.6%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: CRI's earnings have grown by 8.5% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: CRI's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: CRI had negative earnings growth (-43.2%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Luxury industry average (-0.9%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: CRI's Return on Equity (6.5%) is considered low.
How is Chargeurs's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: CRI's short term assets (€324.0M) exceed its short term liabilities (€189.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: CRI's short term assets (€324.0M) exceed its long term liabilities (€242.6M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: CRI's debt to equity ratio (93.1%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: CRI's debt to equity ratio has increased from 51.1% to 93.1% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: CRI's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (11.8%).
Interest Coverage: CRI's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (4x coverage).
Inventory Level: CRI has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: CRI's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 1.5x debt).
What is Chargeurs's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Upcoming Dividend Payment
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: CRI's dividend (6.27%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the French market (2.07%).
High Dividend: CRI's dividend (6.27%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the French market (6.36%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: CRI has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.
Growing Dividend: CRI's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 5 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its high payout ratio (90.9%), CRI's dividend payments are not well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: CRI's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (52.6% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Michaël Fribourg (37yo)
Mr. Michaël Fribourg has been the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Chargeurs SA since October 30, 2015. Mr. Fribourg serves as Partner at Arjil & Associés Banque (formerly ARJIL & Partners). He is m ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Michaël's total compensation ($USD1.38M) is above average for companies of similar size in the French market ($USD428.07K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Michaël's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Chairman of the Board & CEO||4.5yrs||€1.26m||no data|
|Group Chief Financial Officer||2.83yrs||no data||no data|
|Vice President and General Counsel||no data||no data||no data|
|Group Secretary General & Chief Compliance Officer||no data||no data||no data|
|Managing Director of Chargeurs’ Protective Films||no data||no data||no data|
|Managing Director of Chargeurs Luxury Materials||2.83yrs||no data||no data|
|Deputy Chief Financial Officer||3.08yrs||no data||no data|
|Head of Financial Communications||5.83yrs||no data||no data|
|Group Strategy Director & Head of Chargeurs Business Solutions||3.17yrs||no data||no data|
|MD of Chargeurs Technical Substrates & Advisor to the CEO||2.83yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: CRI's management team is considered experienced (3.1 years average tenure).
|Chairman of the Board & CEO||4.5yrs||€1.26m||no data|
|Non-Voting Director||3.92yrs||€51.43k||no data|
|Independent Director||3.92yrs||€42.86k||no data|
|Independent Director||3yrs||€68.57k||no data|
|Independent Director||1yr||no data||no data|
Experienced Board: CRI's board of directors are considered experienced (3.9 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.
Chargeurs SA's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Chargeurs SA
- Ticker: CRI
- Exchange: ENXTPA
- Founded: 1872
- Industry: Textiles
- Sector: Consumer Durables
- Market Cap: €220.111m
- Shares outstanding: 23.00m
- Website: https://www.chargeurs.fr
Number of Employees
- Chargeurs SA
- 112, avenue Kléber
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|CRI||ENXTPA (Euronext Paris)||Yes||Common Shares||FR||EUR||Jun 1996|
|0E1Y||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||GB||EUR||Jun 1996|
|CRIP||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Common Shares||GB||EUR||Jun 1996|
|GET||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Shares||DE||EUR||Jun 1996|
Chargeurs SA operates as a manufacturing and services company in France and internationally. The company operates through four segments: Protective Films, Fashion Technologies, Technical Substrates, and Luxury Materials. The Protective Films segment develops, manufactures, and markets technical solutions to protect steel, aluminum, plastic, and other surfaces in the production process; and laminators for temporary surface protection films. The Fashion Technologies segment manufactures and markets garment interlinings. The Technical Substrates segment develops, manufactures, and markets functionalized coated technical substrates. The Luxury Materials segment manufactures and markets wool tops. It serves in Europe, the Americas, Asia, Oceania, and Africa. The company was formerly known as Chargetex 1 and changed its name to Chargeurs SA in 1997. Chargeurs SA was founded in 1872 and is headquartered in Paris, France.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/04/04 00:38|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/04/03 00:00|
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