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Executive Summary

Bourrelier Group SA engages in do-it-yourself business.


Trading at 93.7% below its fair value

Risk Analysis

No risks detected for ALBOU from our risk checks.

Snowflake Analysis

Excellent balance sheet and slightly overvalued.

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Share Price & News

How has Bourrelier Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?

Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: ALBOU has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.

Market Performance

7 Day Return




FR Specialty Retail


FR Market

1 Year Return




FR Specialty Retail


FR Market

Return vs Industry: ALBOU exceeded the French Specialty Retail industry which returned -48.2% over the past year.

Return vs Market: ALBOU underperformed the French Market which returned -8.3% over the past year.

Shareholder returns

7 Day0%12.1%5.9%
30 Day0%8.7%2.6%
90 Day-3.9%-19.7%-9.6%
1 Year-17.5%-18.4%-47.8%-48.2%-6.6%-8.3%
3 Year4.3%-1.9%-53.5%-54.9%1.4%-6.9%
5 Year26.1%12.2%-36.4%-38.4%19.9%4.6%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Bourrelier Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?

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Is Bourrelier Group 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: ALBOU (€39) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€617.12)

Significantly Below Fair Value: ALBOU is trading below fair value by more than 20%.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: ALBOU is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Specialty Retail industry average.

PE vs Market: ALBOU 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 ALBOU's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: ALBOU is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (0.8x) compared to the FR Specialty Retail industry average (0.5x).

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Future Growth

How is Bourrelier Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?


Forecasted Retail 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 Bourrelier Group 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.

This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.

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Past Performance

How has Bourrelier Group performed over the past 5 years?


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: ALBOU is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: ALBOU is currently unprofitable.

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: ALBOU is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 0.3% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare ALBOU's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: ALBOU is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Specialty Retail industry (-19.9%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: ALBOU has a negative Return on Equity (-7.01%), as it is currently unprofitable.

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Financial Health

How is Bourrelier Group's financial position?

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: ALBOU's short term assets (€322.8M) exceed its short term liabilities (€57.1M).

Long Term Liabilities: ALBOU's short term assets (€322.8M) exceed its long term liabilities (€108.8M).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: ALBOU's debt to equity ratio (12%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: ALBOU's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 42.6% to 12% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: ALBOU's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (109.6%).

Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if ALBOU's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.

Balance Sheet

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What is Bourrelier Group's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: ALBOU's dividend (1.28%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the French market (1.7%).

High Dividend: ALBOU's dividend (1.28%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the French market (5.08%).

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: ALBOU's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: ALBOU's dividend payments have fallen over the past 10 years.

Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: ALBOU is paying a dividend but the company is unprofitable.

Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.

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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?


Average board tenure


Jean-Claude Bourrelier

no data




Mr. Jean-Claude Bourrelier serves as the Chairman of Bricorama Group SA since June 23, 2014 and serves as its Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Bourrelier serves as the President /Manager Director of Bricorama  ...

CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Jean-Claude's total compensation ($USD11.12K) is below average for companies of similar size in the French market ($USD437.48K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Jean-Claude's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.

Board Members

Jean-Claude Bourrelier
Chairman & CEOno data€10.00k87.49% 211.8m
Annabelle Bourrelier
Deputy CEO & Director5.92yrs€10.00kno data
Jean-Michel Bourrelier
Deputy CEO & Director5.92yrs€10.00kno data
Yoann Bourrelier
Deputy CEO & Director4.92yrs€10.00kno data
Jean Criton
Independent Director5.92yrs€10.00kno data


Average Tenure

Experienced Board: ALBOU's board of directors are considered experienced (5.9 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.

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

Bourrelier Group SA's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Bourrelier Group SA
  • Ticker: ALBOU
  • Exchange: ENXTPA
  • Founded: 1975
  • Industry: Home Improvement Retail
  • Sector: Retail
  • Market Cap: €242.076m
  • Shares outstanding: 6.21m
  • Website: https://www.bricorama.fr

Number of Employees


  • Bourrelier Group SA
  • 21 boulevard Jean Monnet
  • Villiers-sur-Marne
  • Ile-de-France
  • 94357
  • France


TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
ALBOUENXTPA (Euronext Paris)YesCommon SharesFREURJun 1996


Bourrelier Group SA engages in do-it-yourself business. Its stores offer building renovation products, tools, wood products, electrical products, sanitary products, hardware products, decoration products, and gardening products. The company operates approximately 244 stores, including 103 in France, 40 in Belgium, 34 in the Netherlands, and 8 in Spain, as well as 59 franchised stores. Bourrelier Group SA was founded in 1975 and is headquartered in Villiers-sur-Marne, France. 

Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/05/30 21:33
End of Day Share Price2020/03/19 00:00
Annual Earnings2019/12/31

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.