QDT Stock Overview
Quadient S.A. provides business solutions for customers through digital and physical channels worldwide.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||€18.77|
|52 Week High||€26.88|
|52 Week Low||€16.20|
|1 Month Change||4.86%|
|3 Month Change||-10.53%|
|1 Year Change||11.73%|
|3 Year Change||-27.58%|
|5 Year Change||-40.36%|
|Change since IPO||25.13%|
Recent News & Updates
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|QDT||FR Tech||FR Market|
Return vs Industry: QDT underperformed the French Tech industry which returned 17.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: QDT underperformed the French Market which returned 23.8% over the past year.
|QDT Average Weekly Movement||4.2%|
|Tech Industry Average Movement||5.8%|
|Market Average Movement||4.5%|
|10% most volatile stocks in FR Market||9.7%|
|10% least volatile stocks in FR Market||2.5%|
Stable Share Price: QDT is not significantly more volatile than the rest of French stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.
Volatility Over Time: QDT's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Quadient S.A. provides business solutions for customers through digital and physical channels worldwide. It operates through Customer Experience Management, Business Process Automation, Mail-related Solutions, and Parcel Locker Solutions segments. Its Customer Experience Management segment enables companies to design, manage, and provide omnichannel and personalized software solutions for customer experience management for enterprises.
Quadient Fundamentals Summary
|QDT fundamental statistics|
Is QDT overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|QDT income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||€391.20m|
Last Reported Earnings
Jul 31, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||1.60|
|Net Profit Margin||5.26%|
How did QDT perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
2.7%Current Dividend Yield
Is Quadient 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: QDT (€18.77) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€25.01)
Significantly Below Fair Value: QDT is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: QDT is good value based on its PE Ratio (11.7x) compared to the French Tech industry average (25.1x).
PE vs Market: QDT is good value based on its PE Ratio (11.7x) compared to the French market (18.9x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: QDT is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.6x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: QDT is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.5x) compared to the FR Tech industry average (1.7x).
How is Quadient forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 6 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: QDT's forecast earnings growth (7.3% per year) is above the savings rate (0.3%).
Earnings vs Market: QDT's earnings (7.3% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the French market (11.6% per year).
High Growth Earnings: QDT's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: QDT's revenue (1.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the French market (6.1% per year).
High Growth Revenue: QDT's revenue (1.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: QDT's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (6.6%).
How has Quadient performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: QDT has a large one-off loss of €53.6M impacting its July 31 2021 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: QDT became profitable in the past.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: QDT's earnings have declined by 33.2% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: QDT has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: QDT has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Tech industry (50.7%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: QDT's Return on Equity (5.1%) is considered low.
How is Quadient's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: QDT's short term assets (€901.9M) exceed its short term liabilities (€591.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: QDT's short term assets (€901.9M) do not cover its long term liabilities (€908.2M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: QDT's net debt to equity ratio (35.9%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: QDT's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 83.3% to 61% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: QDT's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (29.9%).
Interest Coverage: QDT's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (5.6x coverage).
What is Quadient current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: QDT's dividend (2.66%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the French market (1.31%).
High Dividend: QDT's dividend (2.66%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the French market (3.89%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: QDT's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: QDT's dividend payments have fallen over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (30.9%), QDT's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: QDT's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (19.6% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Geoffrey Godet (42 yo)
Mr. Geoffrey Godet serves as Group Chief Executive Officer and Director of Quadient SAS (formerly known as Neopost S.A.) since February 1, 2018 and June 29, 2018 respectively. He serves as the Chief Execut...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Insufficient data to establish whether Geoffrey's total compensation is reasonable compared to companies of similar size in the French market.
Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare Geoffrey's compensation with company performance.
Experienced Management: QDT's management team is considered experienced (3.4 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: QDT's board of directors are considered experienced (3.3 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.
Quadient S.A.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Quadient S.A.
- Ticker: QDT
- Exchange: ENXTPA
- Founded: 1924
- Industry: Technology Hardware, Storage and Peripherals
- Sector: Tech
- Implied Market Cap: €644.525m
- Shares outstanding: 34.34m
- Website: https://www.quadient.com
Number of Employees
- Quadient S.A.
- 42-46 Avenue Aristide Briand
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/01/18 21:08|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/01/18 00:00|
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.