Sparebanken Vest, a financial services company, provides banking and financing services in the counties of Hordaland, Rogaland, and Sogn og Fjordane, Norway. More Details
Solid track record with adequate balance sheet and pays a dividend.
Share Price & News
How has Sparebanken Vest's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: SVEG is less volatile than 75% of Norwegian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.
Volatility Over Time: SVEG's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: SVEG exceeded the Norwegian Banks industry which returned 3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SVEG exceeded the Norwegian Market which returned 0.4% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Sparebanken Vest's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StIs Sparebanken Vest (OB:SVEG) A Smart Choice For Dividend Investors?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StDoes Sparebanken Vest's (OB:SVEG) CEO Salary Compare Well With The Performance Of The Company?
2 months ago | Simply Wall StShareholders Of Sparebanken Vest (OB:SVEG) Must Be Happy With Their 93% Return
Is Sparebanken Vest 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: SVEG (NOK68.5) is trading above our estimate of fair value (NOK50.89)
Significantly Below Fair Value: SVEG is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SVEG is poor value based on its PE Ratio (11x) compared to the NO Banks industry average (9.5x).
PE vs Market: SVEG is good value based on its PE Ratio (11x) compared to the Norwegian market (15.3x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: SVEG is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.6x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SVEG's PB Ratio (0.4x) is in line with the NO Banks industry average.
How is Sparebanken Vest 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: SVEG's forecast earnings growth (18.4% per year) is above the savings rate (1.6%).
Earnings vs Market: SVEG's earnings (18.4% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the Norwegian market (33.8% per year).
High Growth Earnings: SVEG's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: SVEG's revenue (8% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Norwegian market (6.3% per year).
High Growth Revenue: SVEG's revenue (8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: SVEG's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (10.9%).
How has Sparebanken Vest performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SVEG has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: SVEG's current net profit margins (17.8%) are higher than last year (10.8%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SVEG has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 24.7% per year.
Accelerating Growth: SVEG's earnings growth over the past year (48%) exceeds its 5-year average (24.7% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: SVEG earnings growth over the past year (48%) exceeded the Banks industry -8.2%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: SVEG's Return on Equity (9.9%) is considered low.
How is Sparebanken Vest'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: SVEG's Assets to Equity ratio (12.7x) is moderate.
Allowance for Bad Loans: SVEG has a sufficient allowance for bad loans (221%).
Low Risk Liabilities: 60% of SVEG's liabilities are made up of primarily higher risk sources of funding.
Loan Level: SVEG has an appropriate level of Loans to Assets ratio (81%).
Low Risk Deposits: SVEG's Loans to Deposits ratio (217%) is high.
Level of Bad Loans: SVEG has an appropriate level of bad loans (0.2%).
What is Sparebanken Vest current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: SVEG's dividend (3.53%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Norwegian market (2.5%).
High Dividend: SVEG's dividend (3.53%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Norwegian market (5.88%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: SVEG's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: SVEG's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (38.8%), SVEG's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: SVEG's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (46.5% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Jan Kjerpeseth (49 yo)
Mr. Jan Erik Kjerpeseth serves as the Chairman of Frende Holding AS. Mr. Kjerpeseth has been Chairman of the Board at BKK AS (formerly known as Bergenshalvøens Kommunale Kraftselskap AS) since June 07, 201...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Jan's total compensation ($USD778.27K) is above average for companies of similar size in the Norwegian market ($USD536.77K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Jan's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|MD & CEO||7.17yrs||kr6.86m||0.13% |
|Executive VP & CFO||1.25yrs||kr3.39m||0.069% |
|Executive VP & Head of Operational Services||5yrs||kr3.12m||0.065% |
|Executive VP||3.83yrs||kr2.98m||0.062% |
|Executive VP & Head of Corporate Market||7.08yrs||kr3.82m||0.043% |
|Executive VP and Head of Organization & Development||3.25yrs||kr2.50m||0.026% |
|Executive VP & Chief Risk Officer||1.25yrs||kr1.96m||0.021% |
|Head of Management Accounting||no data||no data||no data|
|Chief Information Officer & Head of Communication||no data||no data||0.0021% |
|Director of Finance & Investor Relations||no data||no data||0.0044% |
|Head of Legal||no data||no data||0.0031% |
|Executive Vice President of Innovation and Customer Experience||no data||kr1.17m||no data|
Experienced Management: SVEG's management team is considered experienced (3.8 years average tenure).
|Independent Deputy Chairman||1.33yrs||kr272.43k||0.0084% |
|Member of Supervisory Board||no data||no data||no data|
|Independent Chairman of the Board||1.75yrs||kr435.55k||0.055% |
|Employee Representative Board Member||10.67yrs||kr201.15k||0.0078% |
|Employee Representative Board Member||7.67yrs||kr193.75k||0.0050% |
|Independent Director||8.67yrs||kr219.35k||0.00027% |
|Chair of Supervisory Board||5.92yrs||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||4.75yrs||kr260.35k||0.010% |
|Independent Director||3.75yrs||kr201.15k||0.00027% |
|Independent Director||1.33yrs||kr81.40k||0.00054% |
|Director||0.75yr||no data||0.00087% |
Experienced Board: SVEG's board of directors are considered experienced (3.8 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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been substantially diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 78.3%.
Sparebanken Vest's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Sparebanken Vest
- Ticker: SVEG
- Exchange: OB
- Founded: 1823
- Industry: Diversified Banks
- Sector: Banks
- Market Cap: kr7.351b
- Shares outstanding: 107.32m
- Website: https://www.spv.no
Number of Employees
- Sparebanken Vest
- Jonsvollsgaten 2
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|SVEG||OB (Oslo Bors)||Yes||Primary Capital Certificates||NO||NOK||Jan 1995|
|SPIZ.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Primary Capital Certificates||US||USD||Jan 1995|
|0G67||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Primary Capital Certificates||GB||NOK||Jan 1995|
|SVEGO||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Primary Capital Certificates||GB||NOK||Jan 1995|
Sparebanken Vest, a financial services company, provides banking and financing services in the counties of Hordaland, Rogaland, and Sogn og Fjordane, Norway. It operates through Corporate Market, Retail Ma...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/12/02 17:20|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/12/01 00:00|
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