Boiron SA manufactures and sells homeopathic medicines in France, rest of Europe, North America, and internationally. More Details
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Share Price & News
How has Boiron's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: BOI is not significantly more volatile than the rest of French stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.
Volatility Over Time: BOI's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: BOI exceeded the French Pharmaceuticals industry which returned -5.8% over the past year.
Return vs Market: BOI underperformed the French Market which returned 44.9% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Boiron's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StIs Boiron SA's (EPA:BOI) 2.3% Dividend Worth Your Time?
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1 month ago | Simply Wall StReflecting on Boiron's (EPA:BOI) Share Price Returns Over The Last Three Years
Is Boiron 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: BOI (€38.3) is trading above our estimate of fair value (€23.45)
Significantly Below Fair Value: BOI is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: BOI is poor value based on its PE Ratio (25.6x) compared to the FR Pharmaceuticals industry average (16.7x).
PE vs Market: BOI is poor value based on its PE Ratio (25.6x) compared to the French market (24.4x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: BOI is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.2x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: BOI is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.3x) compared to the FR Pharmaceuticals industry average (3.4x).
How is Boiron forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 3 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: BOI's forecast earnings growth (21.1% per year) is above the savings rate (0.4%).
Earnings vs Market: BOI's earnings (21.1% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the French market (20.4% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: BOI's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-1.5% per year).
High Growth Revenue: BOI's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-1.5% per year).
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: BOI's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (7.6%).
How has Boiron performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: BOI has a large one-off loss of €29.8M impacting its December 31 2020 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: BOI's current net profit margins (5.1%) are lower than last year (7.3%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: BOI's earnings have declined by 18.6% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: BOI's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: BOI had negative earnings growth (-35.5%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Pharmaceuticals industry average (7%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: BOI's Return on Equity (5.1%) is considered low.
How is Boiron's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: BOI's short term assets (€441.5M) exceed its short term liabilities (€176.5M).
Long Term Liabilities: BOI's short term assets (€441.5M) exceed its long term liabilities (€96.1M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: BOI's debt to equity ratio (0.9%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: BOI's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 2.1% to 0.9% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: BOI's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (1460.3%).
Interest Coverage: BOI earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Boiron current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Upcoming Dividend Payment
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: BOI's dividend (2.48%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the French market (1.29%).
High Dividend: BOI's dividend (2.48%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the French market (4.02%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: BOI's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: BOI's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (63.5%), BOI's dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: BOI's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (43.1% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Valérie Lorentz-Poinsot (51 yo)
Ms. Valerie Lorentz-Poinsot serves as General Manager of Boiron SA since January 1, 2019 and served as its Deputy General Manager since July 01, 2011 and also served as its Director of Development. Ms. Lor...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Valérie's total compensation ($USD1.01M) is above average for companies of similar size in the French market ($USD555.17K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Valérie's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: BOI's management team is considered experienced (2.3 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: BOI's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 11.1 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.
Boiron SA's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Boiron SA
- Ticker: BOI
- Exchange: ENXTPA
- Founded: 1932
- Industry: Pharmaceuticals
- Sector: Pharmaceuticals & Biotech
- Market Cap: €672.525m
- Shares outstanding: 17.51m
- Website: https://www.boiron.fr
Number of Employees
- Boiron SA
- 2, avenue de l’Ouest Lyonnais
Boiron SA manufactures and sells homeopathic medicines in France, rest of Europe, North America, and internationally. The company offers non-proprietary, proprietary, branded homeopathic medicines. Its bra...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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