Stern Groep N.V. operates as an automotive retail and services company in the Netherlands.
Mediocre balance sheet and overvalued.
Share Price & News
How has Stern Groep's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: STRN's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
NL Specialty Retail
1 Year Return
NL Specialty Retail
Return vs Industry: STRN underperformed the Dutch Specialty Retail industry which returned -12.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: STRN underperformed the Dutch Market which returned -16% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Stern Groep's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
4 weeks ago | Simply Wall StCan We See Significant Institutional Ownership On The Stern Groep N.V. (AMS:STRN) Share Register?
2 months ago | Simply Wall StChairman of Management Board Henk Van der Kwast Just Bought Shares In Stern Groep N.V. (AMS:STRN)
2 months ago | Simply Wall StThose Who Purchased Stern Groep (AMS:STRN) Shares Three Years Ago Have A 37% Loss To Show For It
Is Stern Groep undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Book (PB) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate STRN's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate STRN's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: STRN is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Specialty Retail industry average.
PE vs Market: STRN is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Dutch market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate STRN's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: STRN is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.3x) compared to the XE Specialty Retail industry average (1x).
How is Stern Groep forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Retail 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 Stern Groep 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.
This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.
- Take a look at our analysis of STRN’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
- Stern Groep competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
- Explore growth companies in the Retail industry.
How has Stern Groep performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: STRN is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: STRN is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: STRN is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of -34.6% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare STRN's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: STRN is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Specialty Retail industry (0.5%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: STRN has a negative Return on Equity (-0.79%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Stern Groep's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: STRN's short term assets (€294.8M) exceed its short term liabilities (€275.4M).
Long Term Liabilities: STRN's short term assets (€294.8M) exceed its long term liabilities (€145.4M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: STRN's debt to equity ratio (65.9%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: STRN's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 123.3% to 65.9% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: STRN's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (3.6%).
Interest Coverage: STRN is unprofitable, therefore interest payments are not well covered by earnings.
What is Stern Groep's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate STRN's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate STRN'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 STRN's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if STRN's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: STRN is not paying a notable dividend for the Dutch market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of STRN's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Dutch market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Henk Van der Kwast (65yo)
Mr. Henk H. Van Der Kwast serves as Chairman of Management Board, Chief Executive Officer and Member of the Group Council at Stern Groep NV and has been its Member of Management Board since June 21, 2000.
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Henk's total compensation ($USD1.05M) is above average for companies of similar size in the Dutch market ($USD508.71K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Henk's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
|Chairman of Management Board||19.92yrs||€966.96k||no data|
|Financial Director||1.58yrs||no data||no data|
|Director of Human Resources & Member of the Group Council||no data||no data||no data|
|Company Secretary||4yrs||no data||no data|
|Group Controller||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: STRN's management team is considered experienced (4 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.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Stern Groep N.V.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Stern Groep N.V.
- Ticker: STRN
- Exchange: ENXTAM
- Industry: Automotive Retail
- Sector: Retail
- Market Cap: €51.643m
- Shares outstanding: 5.68m
- Website: https://www.stern.nl
Number of Employees
- Stern Groep N.V.
- Pieter Braaijweg 6
- 1114 AJ
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|STRN||ENXTAM (Euronext Amsterdam)||Yes||Common Shares||NL||EUR||Jan 1992|
|0DM6||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||GB||EUR||Jan 1992|
Stern Groep N.V. operates as an automotive retail and services company in the Netherlands. The company operates through Dealergroup Stern, Stern Mobility Solutions, Stern Car Services, and Other segments. The Dealergroup Stern segment engages in the sale of new and used passenger cars and light commercial vehicles; and provision of maintenance and repair services for passenger cars and light commercial vehicles. The Stern Mobility Solutions segment provides car rental, fleet management, and e-mobility services, as well as sells financial and other mobility products to small and medium-sized enterprises. The Stern Car Services segment offers car body repair and passenger cars maintenance services; and interiors fitting services for light commercial vehicles. The company also provides used-car warranty, car insurance, and lettering services, as well as parts. It sells cars under various brands, including Abarth, Alfa Romeo, Dacia, Fiat, Ford, Jaguar, Jeep, Kia, Land Rover, Mercedes-Benz, Mitsubishi Motors, Nissan, Opel, Renault, Smart, Subaru, and Volvo. Stern Groep N.V. is headquartered in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/05/26 09:05|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/05/25 00:00|
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