Graines Voltz S.A. engages in the distribution of seeds, vegetable plants, and flower bulbs to professionals, horticulturists, market gardeners, and communities in France, rest of Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and internationally. More Details
Second-rate dividend payer with mediocre balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Graines Voltz's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: GRVO is not significantly more volatile than the rest of French stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.
Volatility Over Time: GRVO's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
FR Retail Distributors
1 Year Return
FR Retail Distributors
Return vs Industry: GRVO underperformed the French Retail Distributors industry which returned 75.8% over the past year.
Return vs Market: GRVO exceeded the French Market which returned 48.5% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Graines Voltz's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
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Is Graines Voltz 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: GRVO (€117.5) is trading above our estimate of fair value (€56.38)
Significantly Below Fair Value: GRVO is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: GRVO is poor value based on its PE Ratio (36.1x) compared to the European Retail Distributors industry average (20.2x).
PE vs Market: GRVO is poor value based on its PE Ratio (36.1x) compared to the French market (24.6x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate GRVO's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: GRVO is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (4.6x) compared to the XE Retail Distributors industry average (2x).
How is Graines Voltz 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 Graines Voltz 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.
How has Graines Voltz performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: GRVO has a high level of non-cash earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: GRVO's current net profit margins (4.9%) are lower than last year (11%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: GRVO's earnings have grown by 18.8% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: GRVO's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: GRVO had negative earnings growth (-53.9%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Retail Distributors industry average (21.4%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: GRVO's Return on Equity (12.1%) is considered low.
How is Graines Voltz's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: GRVO's short term assets (€61.6M) exceed its short term liabilities (€38.8M).
Long Term Liabilities: GRVO's short term assets (€61.6M) exceed its long term liabilities (€15.0M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: GRVO's debt to equity ratio (116.2%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: GRVO's debt to equity ratio has increased from 82.5% to 116.2% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: GRVO's operating cash flow is negative, therefore debt is not well covered.
Interest Coverage: GRVO's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (30.7x coverage).
What is Graines Voltz current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: GRVO's dividend (5.96%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the French market (1.33%).
High Dividend: GRVO's dividend (5.96%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the French market (3.94%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: GRVO's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: GRVO's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its high payout ratio (214.9%), GRVO's dividend payments are not well covered by earnings.
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.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Mr. Serge Voltz serves as the Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of Graines Voltz. Mr. Voltz serves as the Chief Executive Officer of Ball Durettet. Mr. Voltz serves as the Chief Executive Officer of Sau...
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.
Graines Voltz S.A.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Graines Voltz S.A.
- Ticker: GRVO
- Exchange: ENXTPA
- Founded: 1985
- Industry: Distributors
- Sector: Retail
- Market Cap: €152.186m
- Shares outstanding: 1.30m
- Website: https://www.graines-voltz.com
Number of Employees
- Graines Voltz S.A.
- 1 Edouard Branly Street
Graines Voltz S.A. engages in the distribution of seeds, vegetable plants, and flower bulbs to professionals, horticulturists, market gardeners, and communities in France, rest of Europe, the Middle East, ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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