Electricité de France S.A., an integrated energy company, engages in the generation, transmission, distribution, supply, and trading of energy services in France, the United Kingdom, Italy, and internationally. More Details
Fair value with moderate growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has Electricité de France's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: EDF has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
FR Electric Utilities
1 Year Return
FR Electric Utilities
Return vs Industry: EDF matched the French Electric Utilities industry which returned 14.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: EDF exceeded the French Market which returned -6.6% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Electricité de France's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StShould You Think About Buying Electricité de France S.A. (EPA:EDF) Now?
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StHere's What We Learned About The CEO Pay At Electricité de France S.A. (EPA:EDF)
1 month ago | Simply Wall StAre Institutions Heavily Invested In Electricité de France S.A.'s (EPA:EDF) Shares?
Is Electricité de France 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: EDF (€10.52) is trading above our estimate of fair value (€4.89)
Significantly Below Fair Value: EDF is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: EDF is poor value based on its PE Ratio (16.1x) compared to the XE Electric Utilities industry average (11.8x).
PE vs Market: EDF is good value based on its PE Ratio (16.1x) compared to the French market (18.5x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: EDF is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.6x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: EDF is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.5x) compared to the XE Electric Utilities industry average (0.7x).
How is Electricité de France forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 16 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: EDF's forecast earnings growth (27.5% per year) is above the savings rate (0.6%).
Earnings vs Market: EDF's earnings (27.5% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the French market (24.5% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: EDF's revenue (2.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the French market (6.7% per year).
High Growth Revenue: EDF's revenue (2.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: EDF's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (5.6%).
How has Electricité de France performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: EDF has a large one-off loss of €2.7B impacting its June 30 2020 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: EDF's current net profit margins (2.2%) are lower than last year (2.8%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: EDF's earnings have grown by 14.1% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: EDF's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: EDF had negative earnings growth (-21.6%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Electric Utilities industry average (-4.3%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: EDF's Return on Equity (4%) is considered low.
How is Electricité de France's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: EDF's short term assets (€80.7B) exceed its short term liabilities (€66.5B).
Long Term Liabilities: EDF's short term assets (€80.7B) do not cover its long term liabilities (€189.3B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: EDF's debt to equity ratio (136.2%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: EDF's debt to equity ratio has increased from 135.3% to 136.2% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: EDF's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (15.8%).
Interest Coverage: EDF's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (22.8x coverage).
What is Electricité de France current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Forecast Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate EDF's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate EDF'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 EDF's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if EDF's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: EDF is not paying a notable dividend for the French market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of EDF'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
Jean-Bernard Lévy (65 yo)
Mr. Jean-Bernard Lévy has been the Chief Executive Officer of Electricité de France S.A. since November 27, 2014 and served as its President. Mr. Lévy served as the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Jean-Bernard's total compensation ($USD536.62K) is below average for companies of similar size in the French market ($USD3.98M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Jean-Bernard's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Chairman & CEO||5.92yrs||€453.66k||no data|
|Group Senior Executive Vice President of Group Finance||4.58yrs||no data||no data|
|Head of Financing and Investments||no data||no data||no data|
|Director of Investors & Markets||no data||no data||no data|
|Group Senior Executive Vice President of Group Human Resources||3.25yrs||no data||no data|
|Group Senior Executive Vice-President & CEO of EDF Energy||5.58yrs||no data||no data|
|Group Senior Executive Vice President of New Nuclear Projects & Engineering||5.58yrs||no data||no data|
|Group Senior Executive Vice-President of Innovation||1.25yrs||no data||no data|
|Group Senior Executive Vice President of Customers & Energy Services||4.75yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President||4.33yrs||no data||no data|
|Group Senior Executive Vice President of Transformation & Operational Effectiveness||3.83yrs||no data||no data|
|Group Senior Executive Vice President of Nuclear & Thermal||3.25yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: EDF's management team is considered experienced (4.5 years average tenure).
|Chairman & CEO||5.92yrs||€453.66k||no data|
|Independent Director||5.92yrs||€35.21k||0% |
|Independent Director||4.42yrs||€44.57k||no data|
|Employee Representative Director||5.92yrs||no data||0.000010% |
|Independent Director||1.42yrs||€20.71k||0% |
|Independent Director||6.5yrs||€51.01k||0.000060% |
|Employee Representative Director||12.92yrs||no data||no data|
|Employee Representative Director||5.92yrs||no data||0.000040% |
|Independent Director||1.42yrs||€27.14k||no data|
Experienced Board: EDF'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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Electricité de France S.A.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Electricité de France S.A.
- Ticker: EDF
- Exchange: ENXTPA
- Founded: 1946
- Industry: Electric Utilities
- Sector: Utilities
- Market Cap: €32.560b
- Shares outstanding: 3.10b
- Website: https://www.edf.fr
Number of Employees
- Electricité de France S.A.
- 22-30, Avenue de Wagram
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|EDF||ENXTPA (Euronext Paris)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||FR||EUR||Nov 2005|
|E2F||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Nov 2005|
|0HBA||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||EUR||Nov 2005|
|E2F||XTRA (XETRA Trading Platform)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Nov 2005|
|ECIF.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||US||USD||Nov 2005|
|EDFP||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||EUR||Nov 2005|
|EDF-U||ETLX (Eurotlx)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||IT||EUR||Nov 2005|
|EDF||SWX (SIX Swiss Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||CH||CHF||Nov 2005|
|EDF||WBAG (Wiener Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||AT||EUR||Nov 2005|
|ECIF.Y||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||UNSPONSORD ADR||US||USD||Dec 2008|
|E2F1||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||UNSPONSORD ADR||DE||EUR||Dec 2008|
|A1HFHT||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||5.375%-FRN SUB EMTN PERP EUR100000 '15'||DE||EUR||Jan 2013|
|A1HFHV||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||6%-FRN SUB EMTN PERP GBP100000 '16''REGS||DE||USD||Jan 2013|
|EDF1||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||6%-FRN SUB EMTN PERP GBP100000 '16''REGS||GB||GBP||Jan 2013|
Electricité de France S.A., an integrated energy company, engages in the generation, transmission, distribution, supply, and trading of energy services in France, the United Kingdom, Italy, and internation ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/10/20 20:45|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/10/20 00:00|
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