Société Française de Casinos Société Anonyme operates casinos in France. More Details
Proven track record and fair value.
Share Price & News
How has Société Française de Casinos Société Anonyme's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: SFCA is more volatile than 90% of French stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 13% a week.
Volatility Over Time: SFCA's weekly volatility (13%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of French stocks.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: SFCA exceeded the French Hospitality industry which returned -15.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SFCA exceeded the French Market which returned -0.3% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Société Française de Casinos Société Anonyme's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Société Française de Casinos Société Anonyme 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: Insufficient data to calculate SFCA's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate SFCA's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SFCA is good value based on its PE Ratio (3.1x) compared to the FR Hospitality industry average (18.2x).
PE vs Market: SFCA is good value based on its PE Ratio (3.1x) compared to the French market (21.5x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate SFCA's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SFCA is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.4x) compared to the FR Hospitality industry average (1x).
How is Société Française de Casinos Société Anonyme forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Consumer Services industry annual growth in earnings
In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as Société Française de Casinos Société Anonyme has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.
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How has Société Française de Casinos Société Anonyme performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SFCA has a large one-off gain of €4.6M impacting its April 30 2020 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: SFCA's current net profit margins (26.5%) are higher than last year (4.7%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SFCA's earnings have grown significantly by 41.4% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: SFCA's earnings growth over the past year (271.7%) exceeds its 5-year average (41.4% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: SFCA earnings growth over the past year (271.7%) exceeded the Hospitality industry -28.7%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: SFCA's Return on Equity (11.9%) is considered low.
How is Société Française de Casinos Société Anonyme's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SFCA's short term assets (€5.9M) do not cover its short term liabilities (€7.2M).
Long Term Liabilities: SFCA's short term assets (€5.9M) do not cover its long term liabilities (€6.3M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SFCA's debt to equity ratio (32.5%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: SFCA's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 51.1% to 32.5% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: SFCA's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (5.2%).
Interest Coverage: SFCA's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (0.2x coverage).
What is Société Française de Casinos Société Anonyme current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate SFCA's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate SFCA'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 SFCA's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if SFCA's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of SFCA'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 board tenure
Mr. Carlos Ubach serves as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Société Française de Casinos Société Anonyme. He served as the Deputy Chief Executive Officer of Société Française de Casinos Société Anon...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Carlos's total compensation ($USD179.61K) is below average for companies of similar size in the French market ($USD268.83K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Carlos's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|CEO & Chairman||2.83yrs||€148.00k||no data|
|MD & Director||9.58yrs||€127.00k||0.000020% |
|Representative Director||3.5yrs||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||2.75yrs||no data||no data|
|Representative Director||3.5yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Board: SFCA's board of directors are considered experienced (3.5 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: SFCA insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Société Française de Casinos Société Anonyme's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Société Française de Casinos Société Anonyme
- Ticker: SFCA
- Exchange: ENXTPA
- Founded: 1993
- Industry: Casinos and Gaming
- Sector: Consumer Services
- Market Cap: €8.504m
- Shares outstanding: 5.09m
- Website: https://www.casinos-sfc.com
Number of Employees
- Société Française de Casinos Société Anonyme
- 48 avenue Victor Hugo
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|SFCA||ENXTPA (Euronext Paris)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||FR||EUR||Apr 1997|
|0FZB||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||EUR||Apr 1997|
Société Française de Casinos Société Anonyme operates casinos in France. The company is also involved in the provision of food and hotel management services. As of October 31, 2017, it operated 6 casinos. ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/12/04 19:24|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/12/02 00:00|
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.