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Executive Summary

Salvatore Ferragamo S.p.A., through its subsidiaries, creates, produces, and sells luxury goods for men and women in Europe, North America, Japan, the Asia Pacific, and Central and South America. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Reasonable growth potential with mediocre balance sheet.


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Share Price & News

How has Salvatore Ferragamo's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: SFER is more volatile than 75% of Italian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 7% a week.

Volatility Over Time: SFER's weekly volatility (7%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of Italian stocks.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

1.9%

SFER

4.9%

IT Luxury

-0.8%

IT Market


1 Year Return

-20.3%

SFER

-8.0%

IT Luxury

-8.6%

IT Market

Return vs Industry: SFER underperformed the Italian Luxury industry which returned -6.9% over the past year.

Return vs Market: SFER underperformed the Italian Market which returned -8.8% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

SFERIndustryMarket
7 Day1.9%4.9%-0.8%
30 Day30.4%24.5%13.8%
90 Day25.5%27.5%11.4%
1 Year-20.3%-20.3%-8.0%-8.0%-6.2%-8.6%
3 Year-32.8%-34.8%1.7%-3.4%-1.0%-10.7%
5 Year-24.7%-29.9%21.3%7.1%12.0%-22.6%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Salvatore Ferragamo's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is Salvatore Ferragamo undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

3.83x

Price to Book (PB) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: SFER (€15.19) is trading above our estimate of fair value (€6.48)

Significantly Below Fair Value: SFER is trading above our estimate of fair value.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: SFER is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the IT Luxury industry average.

PE vs Market: SFER is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Italian market.


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate SFER's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: SFER is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3.8x) compared to the IT Luxury industry average (1.1x).


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Future Growth

How is Salvatore Ferragamo forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 16 analysts?

74.1%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: SFER is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (2%).

Earnings vs Market: SFER is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.

High Growth Earnings: SFER's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: SFER's revenue (11.9% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Italian market (3.2% per year).

High Growth Revenue: SFER's revenue (11.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: SFER's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (14.4%).


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Past Performance

How has Salvatore Ferragamo performed over the past 5 years?

-33.0%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: SFER is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: SFER is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: SFER is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 33% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare SFER's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: SFER is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Luxury industry (-38.8%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: SFER has a negative Return on Equity (-10.16%), as it is currently unprofitable.


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Financial Health

How is Salvatore Ferragamo's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: SFER's short term assets (€886.4M) exceed its short term liabilities (€454.2M).

Long Term Liabilities: SFER's short term assets (€886.4M) exceed its long term liabilities (€661.4M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: SFER's debt to equity ratio (42.8%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: SFER's debt to equity ratio has increased from 29.7% to 42.8% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: SFER's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (24.9%).

Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if SFER's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is Salvatore Ferragamo current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

2.24%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: SFER's dividend (2.24%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Italian market (1.47%).

High Dividend: SFER's dividend (2.24%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Italian market (4.83%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, SFER has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.

Growing Dividend: SFER's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 9 years.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: SFER is paying a dividend but the company is unprofitable.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of SFER's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Italian market.


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Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

2.2yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Micaela Le Divelec Lemmi (52 yo)

2.42yrs

Tenure

€978,000

Compensation

Ms. Micaela Le Divelec Lemmi has been the Chief Executive Officer and an Executive Director at Salvatore Ferragamo SpA since July 31, 2018 and was its Chief Corporate Officer and Strategic Manager April 20...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Micaela's total compensation ($USD0.00) is below average for companies of similar size in the Italian market ($USD1.71M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare Micaela's compensation with company performance.


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Micaela Le Divelec Lemmi
CEO & Executive Director2.42yrs€978.00kno data
Michele Norsa
Executive Vice Chairmanno data€2.92mno data
Alessandro Corsi
CFO & Strategic Manager1.92yrsno datano data
Paola Pecciarini
Group Investor Relationsno datano datano data
Riccardo Vannetti
Chief Marketing Officer2.5yrsno datano data

2.2yrs

Average Tenure

Experienced Management: SFER's management team is considered experienced (2.2 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Micaela Le Divelec Lemmi
CEO & Executive Director2.42yrs€978.00kno data
Michele Norsa
Executive Vice Chairmanno data€2.92mno data
Kwong Ching Woo
Non-Executive Directorno datano datano data
Ferruccio Ferragamo
Chairman14.33yrs€1.14mno data
Francesco Caretti
Non-Executive Directorno data€285.00kno data
Marzio Alberto Saà
Lead Independent Directorno data€73.00kno data
Giovanna Ferragamo
Non Executive Directorno data€200.00kno data
Leonardo Ferragamo
Non-Executive Directorno data€40.00kno data
Umberto Tombari
Independent Non-Executive Director9.5yrs€73.00kno data
Diego Paternò di San Giuliano
Non-Executive Directorno data€121.00kno data
Lidia Fiori
Independent Non-Executive Director7.42yrs€50.00kno data
Andrea Balelli
Chairman of Statutory Board3.67yrsno datano data

7.4yrs

Average Tenure

73yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: SFER's board of directors are considered experienced (7.4 years average tenure).


Ownership

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.


Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Salvatore Ferragamo S.p.A.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Salvatore Ferragamo S.p.A.
  • Ticker: SFER
  • Exchange: BIT
  • Founded: 1927
  • Industry: Apparel, Accessories and Luxury Goods
  • Sector: Consumer Durables
  • Market Cap: €2.648b
  • Shares outstanding: 168.64m
  • Website: https://www.ferragamo.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Salvatore Ferragamo S.p.A.
  • Palazzo Spini-Feroni
  • Via Tornabuoni, 2
  • Florence
  • Florence
  • 50123
  • Italy

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
SFERBIT (Borsa Italiana)YesOrdinary SharesITEURJun 2011
0P52LSE (London Stock Exchange)YesOrdinary SharesGBEURJun 2011
SFRG.FOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesOrdinary SharesUSUSDJun 2011
SFERMBATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')YesOrdinary SharesGBEURJun 2011
S9LDB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesOrdinary SharesDEEURJun 2011
SFERWBAG (Wiener Boerse AG)YesOrdinary SharesATEURJun 2011
SFER NBMV (Bolsa Mexicana de Valores)YesOrdinary SharesMXMXNJun 2011
SFRG.YOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)ADRUSUSDMar 2013

Biography

Salvatore Ferragamo S.p.A., through its subsidiaries, creates, produces, and sells luxury goods for men and women in Europe, North America, Japan, the Asia Pacific, and Central and South America. The compa...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/12/04 19:44
End of Day Share Price2020/12/04 00:00
Earnings2020/09/30
Annual Earnings2019/12/31


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.