Salcef Group S.p.A. designs, constructs, and maintains railway infrastructure and civil works worldwide. More Details
Solid track record with excellent balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Salcef Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: SCF is less volatile than 75% of Italian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.
Volatility Over Time: SCF's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: SCF exceeded the Italian Construction industry which returned 26.8% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SCF underperformed the Italian Market which returned 36.3% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Salcef Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Salcef Group 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: SCF (€13.85) is trading above our estimate of fair value (€10.88)
Significantly Below Fair Value: SCF is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SCF is poor value based on its PE Ratio (13.7x) compared to the Italian Construction industry average (12.3x).
PE vs Market: SCF is good value based on its PE Ratio (13.7x) compared to the Italian market (22x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: SCF is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.9x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SCF is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (2.4x) compared to the IT Construction industry average (1.5x).
How is Salcef Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 4 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: SCF's forecast earnings growth (7.4% per year) is above the savings rate (1.8%).
Earnings vs Market: SCF's earnings (7.4% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the Italian market (16.1% per year).
High Growth Earnings: SCF's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: SCF's revenue (7.9% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Italian market (1.7% per year).
High Growth Revenue: SCF's revenue (7.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: SCF's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (12.8%).
How has Salcef Group performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SCF has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: SCF's current net profit margins (12.1%) are higher than last year (9.7%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SCF's earnings have grown significantly by 22.5% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: SCF's earnings growth over the past year (48.1%) exceeds its 5-year average (22.5% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: SCF earnings growth over the past year (48.1%) exceeded the Construction industry 0.7%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: SCF's Return on Equity (15.3%) is considered low.
How is Salcef Group's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SCF's short term assets (€352.1M) exceed its short term liabilities (€216.8M).
Long Term Liabilities: SCF's short term assets (€352.1M) exceed its long term liabilities (€56.3M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SCF's debt to equity ratio (42%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: SCF's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 52.2% to 42% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: SCF's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (61%).
Interest Coverage: SCF's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (69x coverage).
What is Salcef Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Upcoming Dividend Payment
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: SCF's dividend (3.03%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Italian market (1.32%).
High Dividend: SCF's dividend (3.03%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Italian market (3.86%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Too early to tell whether SCF's dividend payments have been stable as they only just started paying a dividend.
Growing Dividend: Too early to tell if SCF's dividend payments are increasing as they only just started paying a dividend.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (41.6%), SCF's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: SCF's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (45.5% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Mr. Valeriano Salciccia serves as the Chief Executive Officer and Director at Salcef Group S.p.A. since October 2018.
Experienced Board: SCF's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.6 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
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 been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 10.2%.
Salcef Group S.p.A.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Salcef Group S.p.A.
- Ticker: SCF
- Exchange: BIT
- Founded: 1949
- Industry: Construction and Engineering
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: €645.067m
- Shares outstanding: 46.58m
- Website: https://www.salcef.com
Number of Employees
- Salcef Group S.p.A.
- Via di Pietralata 140
Salcef Group S.p.A. designs, constructs, and maintains railway infrastructure and civil works worldwide. The company is involved in the renewal and replacement of railway lines and sleepers, cleaning and r...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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