EssilorLuxottica Société anonyme designs, manufactures, and distributes ophthalmic lenses, frames, and sunglasses in North America, Europe, and internationally. More Details
Adequate balance sheet with reasonable growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has EssilorLuxottica Société anonyme's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: EL is less volatile than 75% of French stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.
Volatility Over Time: EL's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: EL underperformed the French Luxury industry which returned 10.8% over the past year.
Return vs Market: EL underperformed the French Market which returned -3.8% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is EssilorLuxottica Société anonyme's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 month ago | Simply Wall StHere's Why EssilorLuxottica Société anonyme (EPA:EL) Can Manage Its Debt Responsibly
2 months ago | Simply Wall StIf You Had Bought EssilorLuxottica Société anonyme's (EPA:EL) Shares A Year Ago You Would Be Down 17%
3 months ago | Simply Wall StEstimating The Intrinsic Value Of EssilorLuxottica Société anonyme (EPA:EL)
Is EssilorLuxottica Société anonyme undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Book (PB) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: EL (€120.55) is trading above our estimate of fair value (€98.88)
Significantly Below Fair Value: EL is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: EL is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the FR Luxury industry average.
PE vs Market: EL is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the French market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate EL's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: EL is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.6x) compared to the FR Luxury industry average (1.7x).
How is EssilorLuxottica Société anonyme 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: EL is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (0.4%).
Earnings vs Market: EL is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: EL's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: EL's revenue (9.4% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the French market (7% per year).
High Growth Revenue: EL's revenue (9.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: EL's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (6.1%).
How has EssilorLuxottica Société anonyme performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: EL is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: EL is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: EL is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 3% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare EL's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: EL is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Luxury industry (-23.7%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: EL has a negative Return on Equity (0.19%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is EssilorLuxottica Société anonyme's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: EL's short term assets (€13.0B) exceed its short term liabilities (€5.8B).
Long Term Liabilities: EL's short term assets (€13.0B) do not cover its long term liabilities (€13.9B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: EL's debt to equity ratio (29.9%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: EL's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 47.5% to 29.9% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: EL's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (22%).
Interest Coverage: EL is unprofitable, therefore interest payments are not well covered by earnings.
What is EssilorLuxottica Société anonyme current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: EL's dividend (1.91%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the French market (1.35%).
High Dividend: EL's dividend (1.91%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the French market (4.55%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: EL's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: EL's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: EL is paying a dividend but the company is unprofitable.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: EL's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (52.2% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Francesco Milleri (61 yo)
Mr. Francesco Milleri is the Chief Executive Officer of Essilor International Société Anonyme since December 2020. He serves as Chairman of Salmoiraghi & Viganò. Mr. Milleri has been a Deputy Chairman of L...
|CEO & Director||0.083yr||€2.42m||0.00023% |
|Co-Chief Financial Officer||2.25yrs||no data||no data|
|Co-Chief Financial Officer||0.83yr||no data||no data|
|Co-Chief Operating Officer||1.83yrs||no data||no data|
|Co-Chief Operating Officer||1yr||no data||no data|
|Corporate Senior Vice President of Legal Affairs||6.08yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Marketing Officer||2.5yrs||no data||no data|
|Corporate Senior Vice President of Human Resources||7.33yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Digital Surfacing Strategic Opportunity||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Strategic Partnerships||no data||€14.00k||no data|
|Corporate Senior Vice President of Equipment Division & Group Support Functions||no data||no data||no data|
|Deputy CEO & Director||0.83yr||no data||0.065% |
Experienced Management: EL's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.8 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
|CEO & Director||0.083yr||€2.42m||0.00023% |
|Deputy CEO & Director||0.83yr||no data||0.065% |
|Non-Executive Chairman||2.25yrs||€4.17m||0.086% |
|Non-Independent Director||20yrs||€214.43k||0.00023% |
|Non-Executive Vice-Chairman||no data||€8.01m||0.087% |
|Honorary Chairman||no data||€3.40k||no data|
|Independent Director||2.25yrs||€217.60k||0.00023% |
|Honorary Chairman||no data||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||2.25yrs||€133.13k||no data|
|Independent Director||4.67yrs||€246.85k||0.00023% |
|Employee Shareholders Representative Director||5.67yrs||€156.20k||0.0012% |
|Employee Representative Director||3.25yrs||€143.20k||0.000080% |
Experienced Board: EL's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.3 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
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.
EssilorLuxottica Société anonyme's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: EssilorLuxottica Société anonyme
- Ticker: EL
- Exchange: ENXTPA
- Founded: 1849
- Industry: Apparel, Accessories and Luxury Goods
- Sector: Consumer Durables
- Market Cap: €53.535b
- Shares outstanding: 437.02m
- Website: https://www.essilorluxottica.com
Number of Employees
- EssilorLuxottica Société anonyme
- 1-5 rue Paul Cézanne
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|ESLO.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||US||USD||Jan 1992|
|EL||ENXTPA (Euronext Paris)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||FR||EUR||Jan 1992|
|ESL||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Jan 1992|
|0OMK||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||EUR||Jan 1992|
|ELP||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||EUR||Jan 1992|
|EI||WBAG (Wiener Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||AT||EUR||Jan 1992|
|EI||SWX (SIX Swiss Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||CH||CHF||Jan 1992|
|ELU N||BMV (Bolsa Mexicana de Valores)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||MX||MXN||Jan 1992|
|EL||BIT (Borsa Italiana)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||IT||EUR||Jan 1992|
|ESLO.Y||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||UNSPON ADR EACH REP 0.5 ORD SHS||US||USD||May 2004|
|ESLC||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||UNSPON ADR EACH REP 0.5 ORD SHS||DE||EUR||May 2004|
EssilorLuxottica Société anonyme designs, manufactures, and distributes ophthalmic lenses, frames, and sunglasses in North America, Europe, and internationally. It operates in five segments: Wholesale, Ret...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/01/25 19:20|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/01/25 00:00|
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