Elve S.A. produces and sells uniforms, corporate clothing, accessories, and personal protective equipment in France and internationally.
Flawless balance sheet with solid track record.
Share Price & News
How has Elve's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: ELBE has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: ELBE exceeded the Greek Luxury industry which returned -8.7% over the past year.
Return vs Market: ELBE exceeded the Greek Market which returned -22.9% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Elve's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
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Is Elve 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: ELBE (€4.18) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€10.76)
Significantly Below Fair Value: ELBE is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: ELBE is good value based on its PE Ratio (15.6x) compared to the XE Luxury industry average (17.1x).
PE vs Market: ELBE is poor value based on its PE Ratio (15.6x) compared to the Greek market (14.6x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate ELBE's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: ELBE is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (0.8x) compared to the GR Luxury industry average (0.4x).
How is Elve forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Consumer Durables 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 Elve 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.
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How has Elve performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: ELBE has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: ELBE's current net profit margins (3.2%) are higher than last year (2%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ELBE has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 75.3% per year.
Accelerating Growth: ELBE's earnings growth over the past year (77.4%) exceeds its 5-year average (75.3% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: ELBE earnings growth over the past year (77.4%) exceeded the Luxury industry -16.8%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: ELBE's Return on Equity (2.4%) is considered low.
How is Elve's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: ELBE's short term assets (€16.8M) exceed its short term liabilities (€10.7M).
Long Term Liabilities: ELBE's short term assets (€16.8M) exceed its long term liabilities (€6.9M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: ELBE's debt to equity ratio (1.8%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: ELBE's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 10% to 1.8% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: ELBE's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (896.1%).
Interest Coverage: ELBE's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (8.3x coverage).
What is Elve current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate ELBE's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate ELBE'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 ELBE's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ELBE's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: ELBE is not paying a notable dividend for the Greek market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of ELBE's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Greek market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Mr. Tilemachos P. Kitsikopoulos serves as an Executive Chairman of The Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer of Elve S.A. and served as its President.
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.
Elve S.A.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Elve S.A.
- Ticker: ELBE
- Exchange: ATSE
- Founded: 1971
- Industry: Apparel, Accessories and Luxury Goods
- Sector: Consumer Durables
- Market Cap: €13.825m
- Shares outstanding: 3.31m
- Website: https://www.elvesa.gr
- Elve S.A.
- N. Peramos
- Agios Andreas
- 640 07
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|ELBE||ATSE (The Athens Stock Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GR||EUR||Jul 1995|
|0RI4||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||EUR||Jul 1995|
Elve S.A. produces and sells uniforms, corporate clothing, accessories, and personal protective equipment in France and internationally. It offers formal corporate clothing for businesses, such as museums, banks, casinos, hotels, and large organizations; and T-shirts, polo shirts, and hoodies for sales or customer service employees in large chain stores, such as service stations, telecommunications stores, large organizations, and others. The company also provides general uniform equipment and accessories, including sleeves, work trousers, raincoats, overalls, safety shoes, reflective clothing, accessories, gloves, and hats. In addition, it offers safety uniforms and personal protective clothing, such as bulletproof vests, safety shoes, accessories, clothing bags, isothermal, gloves, etc. for the police, military, and armed forces. The company was founded in 1971 and is headquartered in Kavala, Greece.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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