SpareBank 1 BV provides various banking products and services for private and corporate customers in Norway. More Details
Good value with adequate balance sheet and pays a dividend.
Share Price & News
How has SpareBank 1 BV's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: SBVG is less volatile than 75% of Norwegian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 2% a week.
Volatility Over Time: SBVG's weekly volatility (2%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: SBVG underperformed the Norwegian Banks industry which returned 56.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SBVG underperformed the Norwegian Market which returned 40.1% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is SpareBank 1 BV's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 month ago | Simply Wall StSpareBank 1 BV (OB:SBVG) Looks Like A Good Stock, And It's Going Ex-Dividend Soon
1 month ago | Simply Wall StIncreases to CEO Compensation Might Be Put On Hold For Now at SpareBank 1 BV (OB:SBVG)
1 month ago | Simply Wall StGrowth Investors: Industry Analysts Just Upgraded Their SpareBank 1 BV (OB:SBVG) Revenue Forecasts By 65%
Is SpareBank 1 BV 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: SBVG (NOK47) is trading below our estimate of fair value (NOK53.75)
Significantly Below Fair Value: SBVG is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SBVG is good value based on its PE Ratio (10.7x) compared to the NO Banks industry average (11.6x).
PE vs Market: SBVG is good value based on its PE Ratio (10.7x) compared to the Norwegian market (15.3x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: SBVG is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.6x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SBVG's PB Ratio (0.5x) is in line with the NO Banks industry average.
How is SpareBank 1 BV forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 2 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: SBVG's forecast earnings growth (18.4% per year) is above the savings rate (1.2%).
Earnings vs Market: SBVG's earnings (18.4% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the Norwegian market (17.3% per year).
High Growth Earnings: SBVG's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: SBVG's revenue (16.6% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Norwegian market (5.2% per year).
High Growth Revenue: SBVG's revenue (16.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: SBVG's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (9.1%).
How has SpareBank 1 BV performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SBVG has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: SBVG's current net profit margins (22.5%) are lower than last year (24.3%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SBVG's earnings have grown significantly by 25.4% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: SBVG's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: SBVG had negative earnings growth (-9.2%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Banks industry average (0.6%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: SBVG's Return on Equity (9.2%) is considered low.
How is SpareBank 1 BV's financial position? (This company is analysed differently as a bank or financial institution)
Financial Position Analysis
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Financial Institutions Analysis
Asset Level: SBVG's Assets to Equity ratio (7.3x) is low.
Allowance for Bad Loans: SBVG has a low allowance for bad loans (71%).
Low Risk Liabilities: 74% of SBVG's liabilities are made up of primarily low risk sources of funding.
Loan Level: SBVG has an appropriate level of Loans to Assets ratio (80%).
Low Risk Deposits: SBVG's Loans to Deposits ratio (125%) is high.
Level of Bad Loans: SBVG has an appropriate level of bad loans (0.7%).
What is SpareBank 1 BV current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: SBVG's dividend (4.04%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Norwegian market (1.92%).
High Dividend: SBVG's dividend (4.04%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Norwegian market (4.92%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: SBVG's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: SBVG's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (43.4%), SBVG's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: SBVG's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (50.8% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Rune Fjeldstad (58 yo)
Mr. Rune Fjeldstad has been Chief Executive Officer of SpareBank 1 BV since May 1, 2015 and served as its Director since April 2014 until February 2015. He has a Master's degree in Economics and Master of ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Rune's total compensation ($USD1.10M) is above average for companies of similar size in the Norwegian market ($USD546.78K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Rune's compensation has increased by more than 20% whilst company earnings have fallen more than 20% in the past year.
Experienced Board: SBVG's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.1 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.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
SpareBank 1 BV's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: SpareBank 1 BV
- Ticker: SBVG
- Exchange: OB
- Founded: 1859
- Industry: Regional Banks
- Sector: Banks
- Market Cap: kr2.966b
- Shares outstanding: 63.10m
- Website: https://www.sparebank1.no/nb/bv
Number of Employees
- SpareBank 1 BV
- Anton Jenssens gate 2
SpareBank 1 BV provides various banking products and services for private and corporate customers in Norway. It offers current, deposit, bill, and savings accounts; mortgages; consumer, construction, car, ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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