Cnova N.V. operates as an e-commerce company in France and Western Europe. More Details
Slightly overvalued with imperfect balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Cnova's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: CNV's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
FR Online Retail
1 Year Return
FR Online Retail
Return vs Industry: CNV underperformed the French Online Retail industry which returned 24.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: CNV exceeded the French Market which returned -7.8% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Cnova's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 month ago | Simply Wall StWhat Type Of Returns Would Cnova's(EPA:CNV) Shareholders Have Earned If They Purchased Their SharesThree Years Ago?
5 months ago | Simply Wall StThose Who Purchased Cnova (EPA:CNV) Shares Five Years Ago Have A 44% Loss To Show For It
8 months ago | Simply Wall StImagine Owning Cnova (EPA:CNV) While The Price Tanked 53%
Is Cnova 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: CNV (€2.38) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€12.37)
Significantly Below Fair Value: CNV is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: CNV is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the FR Online Retail industry average.
PE vs Market: CNV 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 CNV's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: CNV has negative assets, so we can't compare its PB Ratio to the FR Online Retail industry average.
How is Cnova 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 Cnova 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.
- Take a look at our analysis of CNV’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
- Cnova competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
- Explore growth companies in the Retail industry.
How has Cnova performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: CNV is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: CNV is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: CNV is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 14.7% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare CNV's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: CNV is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Online Retail industry (-0.6%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: CNV's liabilities exceed its assets, so it is difficult to calculate its Return on Equity.
How is Cnova's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: CNV has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering short term liabilities.
Long Term Liabilities: CNV has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering long term liabilities.
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: CNV has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than a high debt level.
Reducing Debt: CNV's has negative shareholder equity, so we do not need to check if its debt has reduced over time.
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: Whilst unprofitable CNV has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if it maintains its current positive free cash flow level.
Forecast Cash Runway: CNV is unprofitable but has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years, even with free cash flow being positive and shrinking by 1.6% per year.
What is Cnova current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate CNV's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate CNV'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 CNV's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if CNV'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 CNV'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 management tenure
Emmanuel Grenier (49 yo)
Mr. Emmanuel Grenier is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Cdiscount at Casino, Guichard-Perrachon Société Anonyme. He has been the Chief Executive Officer of Cnova N.V. since January 21, 2016 and ser ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Emmanuel's total compensation ($USD1.43M) is above average for companies of similar size in the French market ($USD675.35K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Emmanuel's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
|CEO & Executive Director||4.75yrs||€1.21m||no data|
|Group Chief Financial Officer||1.92yrs||no data||no data|
|In Charge of Investor Relations||no data||no data||no data|
|Chief Compliance Officer||4.58yrs||no data||no data|
|General Counsel||4.58yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: CNV's management team is considered experienced (4.6 years average tenure).
|CEO & Executive Director||4.75yrs||€1.21m||no data|
|Independent Vice-Chairman||no data||€27.00k||no data|
|Independent Non Executive Director||6yrs||€50.00k||no data|
|Independent Non Executive Director||5.92yrs||€93.00k||no data|
|Independent Non Executive Director||5.83yrs||€107.00k||no data|
|Independent Non Executive Director||6.42yrs||€27.00k||no data|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||3.75yrs||€10.00k||no data|
|Independent Chairman||1.92yrs||€10.00k||no data|
|Director||0.33yr||no data||no data|
Experienced Board: CNV's board of directors are considered experienced (5.3 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.
Cnova N.V.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Cnova N.V.
- Ticker: CNV
- Exchange: ENXTPA
- Founded: 1998
- Industry: Internet and Direct Marketing Retail
- Sector: Retail
- Market Cap: €821.601m
- Shares outstanding: 345.21m
- Website: https://www.cnova.com
Number of Employees
- Cnova N.V.
- Strawinskylaan 3051
- 1077 ZX
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|CNVA.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||US||USD||Nov 2014|
|0RAB||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||EUR||Nov 2014|
|CNV||ENXTPA (Euronext Paris)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||FR||EUR||Nov 2014|
|CNVP||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||EUR||Nov 2014|
Cnova N.V. operates as an e-commerce company in France and Western Europe. The company offers home appliances, consumer electronics, computers, home furnishings, and leisure and personal goods through its ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/10/24 22:42|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/10/23 00:00|
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