Lerøy Seafood Group ASA produces, processes, markets, and distributes fresh, frozen, and smoked seafood products in Norway.
Flawless balance sheet, undervalued and pays a dividend.
Share Price & News
How has Lerøy Seafood Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: LSG has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: LSG underperformed the Norwegian Food industry which returned 19% over the past year.
Return vs Market: LSG underperformed the Norwegian Market which returned 4.5% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Lerøy Seafood Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StLerøy Seafood Group ASA (OB:LSG) Delivered A Weaker ROE Than Its Industry
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StIs Lerøy Seafood Group's (OB:LSG) 120% Share Price Increase Well Justified?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StCan We See Significant Institutional Ownership On The Lerøy Seafood Group ASA (OB:LSG) Share Register?
Is Lerøy Seafood Group 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: LSG (NOK60.12) is trading below our estimate of fair value (NOK130.02)
Significantly Below Fair Value: LSG is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: LSG is good value based on its PE Ratio (25x) compared to the Food industry average (26.5x).
PE vs Market: LSG is poor value based on its PE Ratio (25x) compared to the Norwegian market (14.2x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: LSG is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.9x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: LSG is good value based on its PB Ratio (2.2x) compared to the NO Food industry average (4.2x).
How is Lerøy Seafood Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 6 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: LSG's forecast earnings growth (28.9% per year) is above the savings rate (0.7%).
Earnings vs Market: LSG's earnings (28.9% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the Norwegian market (20.2% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: LSG's revenue (5.5% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Norwegian market (3.2% per year).
High Growth Revenue: LSG's revenue (5.5% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: LSG's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (19.2%).
How has Lerøy Seafood Group performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: LSG has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: LSG's current net profit margins (7%) are lower than last year (16.2%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: LSG's earnings have grown by 16.1% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: LSG's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: LSG had negative earnings growth (-53.7%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Food industry average (-5.9%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: LSG's Return on Equity (8.4%) is considered low.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is Lerøy Seafood Group's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: LSG's short term assets (NOK12.0B) exceed its short term liabilities (NOK4.5B).
Long Term Liabilities: LSG's short term assets (NOK12.0B) exceed its long term liabilities (NOK8.1B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: LSG's debt to equity ratio (29.5%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: LSG's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 40.5% to 29.5% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: LSG's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (66.6%).
Interest Coverage: LSG's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (8.1x coverage).
Inventory Level: LSG has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: LSG's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 2.4x debt).
What is Lerøy Seafood Group's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Notable Dividend: LSG's dividend (3.33%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Norwegian market (2.4%).
High Dividend: LSG's dividend (3.33%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Norwegian market (5.71%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: LSG's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: LSG's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: At its current payout ratio (83%), LSG's payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: LSG's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (53.3% payout ratio).
What is the CEO of Lerøy Seafood Group's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?
Average management tenure
Henning Beltestad (51yo)
Mr. Henning Kolbjørn Beltestad serves as Group Chief Executive Officer at Lerøy Seafood Group ASA since March 2010 and is its Director. Mr. Beltestad serves as Managing Director of Hallvard Lerøy AS. Mr. B ...
Management Age and Tenure
Experienced Management: LSG's management team is seasoned and experienced (7.3 years average tenure).
Board Age and Tenure
Experienced Board: LSG's board of directors are considered experienced (9.2 years average tenure).
Insider Buying: LSG insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Chief Executive Officer
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Chief Financial Officer
- Tenure: 7.3yrs
Siren Grønhaug (54yo)
Group Director of HR
- Tenure: 0.9yrs
- Compensation: kr1.61m
Henning Beltestad (51yo)
- Tenure: 9.8yrs
Stig Nilsen (61yo)
Chief Operating Officer of Farming
- Tenure: 10yrs
Chief Operating Officer of Wild Catch
Ivar Wulff (45yo)
Chief Operating Officer of Sales & Distribution
- Tenure: 1yrs
Manager of Public Affairs
Hans Vestre (53yo)
Employee Representative Director
- Tenure: 24.8yrs
Helge Singelstad (56yo)
Chairman of the Board
- Compensation: kr364.00k
Didrik Munch (63yo)
- Tenure: 7.7yrs
Arne Møgster (44yo)
- Tenure: 10.7yrs
Britt Drivenes (56yo)
- Tenure: 11.7yrs
Karoline Møgster (39yo)
- Tenure: 2.7yrs
Siri Mannes (49yo)
- Tenure: 1.7yrs
Lerøy Seafood Group ASA's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Lerøy Seafood Group ASA
- Ticker: LSG
- Exchange: OB
- Founded: 1899
- Industry: Packaged Foods and Meats
- Sector: Food, Beverage & Tobacco
- Market Cap: kr35.752b
- Shares outstanding: 595.48m
- Website: https://www.leroyseafood.com
Number of Employees
- Lerøy Seafood Group ASA
- Thormøhlens gate 51 B
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Lerøy Seafood Group ASA produces, processes, markets, and distributes fresh, frozen, and smoked seafood products in Norway. It operates through Farming; Wildcatch; and Value-Added Processing, Sales and Distribution segments. The company offers whole and processed salmon, whitefish, trout, shellfish, pelagic fish, and other products to shops, restaurants, canteens, and hotels. It also operates in the European Union, Asia, the United States and Canada, rest of Europe, and other countries. The company was founded in 1899 and is headquartered in Bergen, Norway. Lerøy Seafood Group ASA is a subsidiary of Austevoll Seafood ASA.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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