Edenred SA provides transactional solutions for companies, employees, and merchants worldwide. More Details
Average dividend payer with moderate growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has Edenred's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: EDEN is less volatile than 75% of French stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.
Volatility Over Time: EDEN's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: EDEN exceeded the French IT industry which returned 24.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: EDEN underperformed the French Market which returned 34.9% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Edenred's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
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Is Edenred 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: EDEN (€49.6) is trading above our estimate of fair value (€28.36)
Significantly Below Fair Value: EDEN is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: EDEN is poor value based on its PE Ratio (50.9x) compared to the French IT industry average (27.5x).
PE vs Market: EDEN is poor value based on its PE Ratio (50.9x) compared to the French market (23.1x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: EDEN is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (3.4x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: EDEN has negative assets, so we can't compare its PB Ratio to the FR IT industry average.
How is Edenred forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 13 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: EDEN's forecast earnings growth (15% per year) is above the savings rate (0.4%).
Earnings vs Market: EDEN's earnings (15% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the French market (19% per year).
High Growth Earnings: EDEN's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: EDEN's revenue (9.7% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the French market (7% per year).
High Growth Revenue: EDEN's revenue (9.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: EDEN's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (39.8%)
How has Edenred performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: EDEN has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: EDEN's current net profit margins (16.7%) are lower than last year (19.9%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: EDEN's earnings have grown by 9.8% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: EDEN's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: EDEN had negative earnings growth (-23.7%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the IT industry average (-2.7%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: EDEN's liabilities exceed its assets, so it is difficult to calculate its Return on Equity.
How is Edenred's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: EDEN has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering short term liabilities.
Long Term Liabilities: EDEN 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: EDEN has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than a high debt level.
Reducing Debt: EDEN's has negative shareholder equity, so we do not need to check if its debt has reduced over time.
Debt Coverage: EDEN's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (21.8%).
Interest Coverage: EDEN earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Edenred current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: EDEN's dividend (1.51%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the French market (1.28%).
High Dividend: EDEN's dividend (1.51%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the French market (3.7%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: EDEN's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: EDEN's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: At its current payout ratio (77%), EDEN's payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: EDEN's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (56.3% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Bertrand Dumazy (49 yo)
Mr. Bertrand Dumazy, CA has been the Chief Executive Officer of Edenred SA since October 26, 2015. Mr. Dumazy serves as Independent Director at L'Air Liquide S.A. since May 4, 2021. Mr. Dumazy serves as Di...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Bertrand's total compensation ($USD4.91M) is above average for companies of similar size in the French market ($USD3.77M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Bertrand's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: EDEN's management team is considered experienced (3.9 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: EDEN's board of directors are considered experienced (4.7 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.
Edenred SA's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Edenred SA
- Ticker: EDEN
- Exchange: ENXTPA
- Founded: 1954
- Industry: Data Processing and Outsourced Services
- Sector: Software
- Market Cap: €12.346b
- Shares outstanding: 248.91m
- Website: https://www.edenred.com
Number of Employees
- Edenred SA
- 14-16 boulevard Garibaldi
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Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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