Fos S.p.A. operates in the information and communication technology sector in Italy.
Adequate balance sheet with reasonable growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has Fos's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: FOS's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: Insufficient data to determine how FOS performed against the Italian IT industry.
Return vs Market: Insufficient data to determine how FOS performed against the Italian Market.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Fos's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 day ago | Simply Wall StWhat Is Fos's (BIT:FOS) P/E Ratio After Its Share Price Rocketed?
4 days ago | Simply Wall StFos S.p.A. (BIT:FOS) Delivered A Better ROE Than Its Industry
1 month ago | Simply Wall StA Sliding Share Price Has Us Looking At Fos S.p.A.'s (BIT:FOS) P/E Ratio
Is Fos 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: FOS (€3.05) is trading above our estimate of fair value (€2.92)
Significantly Below Fair Value: FOS is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: FOS is good value based on its PE Ratio (31.3x) compared to the IT industry average (31.3x).
PE vs Market: FOS is poor value based on its PE Ratio (31.3x) compared to the Italian market (13x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: FOS is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.8x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: FOS is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (6x) compared to the IT IT industry average (2.6x).
How is Fos forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: FOS's forecast earnings growth (38.4% per year) is above the savings rate (1.2%).
Earnings vs Market: FOS's earnings (38.4% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the Italian market (11.6% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: FOS's revenue (13.5% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Italian market (-0.04% per year).
High Growth Revenue: FOS's revenue (13.5% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if FOS's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Fos performed over the past 5 years?
Last years earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: FOS has a high level of non-cash earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: FOS's current net profit margins (3.7%) are lower than last year (5%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: Insufficient data to determine if FOS's year-on-year earnings growth rate was positive over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: FOS's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: FOS had negative earnings growth (-15.2%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the IT industry average (4%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: FOS's Return on Equity (19%) is considered low.
How is Fos's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: FOS's short term assets (€7.0M) exceed its short term liabilities (€5.2M).
Long Term Liabilities: FOS's short term assets (€7.0M) exceed its long term liabilities (€4.3M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: FOS's debt to equity ratio (195.5%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if FOS's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: FOS's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (37.8%).
Interest Coverage: FOS's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (4.4x coverage).
What is Fos's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate FOS's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate FOS's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if FOS's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if FOS's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of FOS's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Italian market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Gian Pedrelli (52yo)
Mr. Gian Matteo Pedrelli is currently employed at FOS Srl. Mr. Pedrelli serves as a Chief Executive Officer and Vice-Chairman of the Board at Fos S.p.A.
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: FOS only recently listed within the past 12 months, with total shares outstanding growing by 0% in the past year..
Fos S.p.A.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Fos S.p.A.
- Ticker: FOS
- Exchange: BIT
- Industry: IT Consulting and Other Services
- Sector: Software
- Market Cap: €18.976m
- Shares outstanding: 6.22m
- Website: https://www.fos.it
- Fos S.p.A.
- Via Milano 166 N/r
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Fos S.p.A. operates in the information and communication technology sector in Italy. The company develops and maintains front-end and back-end applications; offers solutions and services in systems engineering assistance, as well as consulting, analysis, and cloud computing services; designs and manages cyber security and data protection solutions; designs, integrates, and supports data management projects; and supplies and maintains hardware. It is also involved in the provision of services for industrial automation primarily HMI/SCADA solutions; and reparation and electronic boards services for telecommunications players. The company is headquartered in Genoa, Italy.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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