BLC Stock Overview
Bastide Le Confort Médical SA engages in the sale and rental of medical equipment in France.
Bastide Le Confort Médical Competitors
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||€35.90|
|52 Week High||€51.40|
|52 Week Low||€32.50|
|1 Month Change||-4.14%|
|3 Month Change||-0.28%|
|1 Year Change||-25.13%|
|3 Year Change||3.16%|
|5 Year Change||-1.91%|
|Change since IPO||803.35%|
Recent News & Updates
When Should You Buy Bastide Le Confort Médical SA (EPA:BLC)?
Bastide Le Confort Médical SA ( EPA:BLC ), is not the largest company out there, but it saw a double-digit share price...
|BLC||FR Healthcare||FR Market|
Return vs Industry: BLC exceeded the French Healthcare industry which returned -47% over the past year.
Return vs Market: BLC underperformed the French Market which returned -5.9% over the past year.
|BLC Average Weekly Movement||4.4%|
|Healthcare Industry Average Movement||5.2%|
|Market Average Movement||5.9%|
|10% most volatile stocks in FR Market||10.0%|
|10% least volatile stocks in FR Market||3.4%|
Stable Share Price: BLC is less volatile than 75% of French stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.
Volatility Over Time: BLC's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Bastide Le Confort Médical SA engages in the sale and rental of medical equipment in France. The company offers comfort and health products, such as lift chairs, bathroom and well-being products, pillows and cushions, seats, phones keys, measuring devices, technical aids, fitness products, blood pressure monitors, and pillboxes ; and incontinence products, including absorbent and support briefs, anatomical protections, protections for men and women, disposable mattress pads, PVC panties, and hygiene and body care products. It also provides medical materials comprising home support products wheel chairs, electric scooters, walkers, bed tables and rails, and transfer aids, air mattress, sick lifts, and standers; and medical equipment consisting of consumables, care and dressings, hygiene and disinfection products, outfits and briefcases, and other medical equipment, as well as home support services for elderly, senior, or disabled.
Bastide Le Confort Médical Fundamentals Summary
|BLC fundamental statistics|
Is BLC overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|BLC income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||€163.81m|
Last Reported Earnings
Jun 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
Oct 18, 2022
|Earnings per share (EPS)||1.84|
|Net Profit Margin||3.03%|
How did BLC perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
0.1%Current Dividend Yield
Is Bastide Le Confort Médical undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 2/6
Below Fair Value
Significantly Below Fair Value
PE vs Industry
PE vs Market
PB vs Industry
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: BLC (€35.9) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€99.55)
Significantly Below Fair Value: BLC is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: BLC is poor value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (19.5x) compared to the French Healthcare industry average (19.3x).
PE vs Market: BLC is poor value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (19.5x) compared to the French market (16.2x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: BLC is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.1x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: BLC is overvalued based on its Price-To-Book Ratio (3.2x) compared to the FR Healthcare industry average (1.8x).
How is Bastide Le Confort Médical forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 3 analysts?
Future Growth Score3/6
Future Growth Score 3/6
Earnings vs Savings Rate
Earnings vs Market
High Growth Earnings
Revenue vs Market
High Growth Revenue
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: BLC's forecast earnings growth (17.6% per year) is above the savings rate (0.3%).
Earnings vs Market: BLC's earnings (17.6% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the French market (11.9% per year).
High Growth Earnings: BLC's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: BLC's revenue (5.8% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the French market (5.8% per year).
High Growth Revenue: BLC's revenue (5.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: BLC's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (17.7%).
How has Bastide Le Confort Médical performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score2/6
Past Performance Score 2/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: BLC has a large one-off loss of €9.2M impacting its June 30 2021 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: BLC's current net profit margins (3%) are lower than last year (3%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: BLC's earnings have grown by 15.4% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: BLC's earnings growth over the past year (16%) exceeds its 5-year average (15.4% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: BLC earnings growth over the past year (16%) underperformed the Healthcare industry 27.3%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: BLC's Return on Equity (16.9%) is considered low.
How is Bastide Le Confort Médical's financial position?
Financial Health Score3/6
Financial Health Score 3/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: BLC's short term assets (€164.1M) exceed its short term liabilities (€147.9M).
Long Term Liabilities: BLC's short term assets (€164.1M) do not cover its long term liabilities (€336.1M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: BLC's net debt to equity ratio (278.8%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: BLC's debt to equity ratio has increased from 123.6% to 318.4% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: BLC's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (27.5%).
Interest Coverage: BLC's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (4.2x coverage).
What is Bastide Le Confort Médical current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 0/6
Future Dividend Coverage
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: BLC's dividend (0.11%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the French market (1.72%).
High Dividend: BLC's dividend (0.11%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the French market (5.01%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: BLC is not paying a notable dividend for the French market, therefore no need to check if payments are stable.
Growing Dividend: BLC is not paying a notable dividend for the French market, therefore no need to check if payments are increasing.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: BLC is not paying a notable dividend for the French market.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate cash payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by cash flows.
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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Mr. Vincent Bastide serves as Director of Bastide Le Confort M dical SA and serves as its Chairman & Chief Executive Officer. He previously served as the Chief Executive Officer at Bastide Le Confort Mdic...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Vincent's total compensation ($USD60.77K) is below average for companies of similar size in the French market ($USD399.02K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Vincent's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Board: BLC's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.8 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.
Bastide Le Confort Médical SA's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Bastide Le Confort Médical SA
- Ticker: BLC
- Exchange: ENXTPA
- Founded: 1977
- Industry: Health Care Distributors
- Sector: Healthcare
- Implied Market Cap: €262.395m
- Shares outstanding: 7.31m
- Website: https://www.bastideleconfortmedical.com
Number of Employees
- Bastide Le Confort Médical SA
- Activity Center Euro 2000
- 12, avenue de la dame
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/05/27 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/05/27 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.