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YAR

Yara International OB:YAR Stock Report

Last Price

kr473.30

Market Cap

kr120.6b

7D

2.2%

1Y

6.8%

Updated

21 May, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
YAR fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation5/6
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance4/6
Financial Health5/6
Dividends4/6

YAR Stock Overview

Yara International ASA provides environmental and industrial solutions in Norway, European Union, Europe, Africa, Asia, North and Latin America, Australia, and New Zealand.

Yara International Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Yara International
Historical stock prices
Current Share Pricekr473.30
52 Week Highkr502.80
52 Week Lowkr385.50
Beta0.39
1 Month Change-3.98%
3 Month Change5.58%
1 Year Change6.79%
3 Year Change23.45%
5 Year Change46.53%
Change since IPO828.04%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

YARNO ChemicalsNO Market
7D2.2%2.8%2.1%
1Y6.8%9.1%12.3%

Return vs Industry: YAR underperformed the Norwegian Chemicals industry which returned 9.1% over the past year.

Return vs Market: YAR underperformed the Norwegian Market which returned 12.3% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is YAR's price volatile compared to industry and market?
YAR volatility
YAR Average Weekly Movement5.5%
Chemicals Industry Average Movement8.1%
Market Average Movement7.4%
10% most volatile stocks in NO Market12.9%
10% least volatile stocks in NO Market4.2%

Stable Share Price: YAR is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Norwegian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 6% a week.

Volatility Over Time: YAR's weekly volatility (6%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
190517,800Svein Holsetherhttps://www.yara.com

Yara International ASA provides environmental and industrial solutions in Norway, European Union, Europe, Africa, Asia, North and Latin America, Australia, and New Zealand. The company offers nitrogen-based fertilizers, including urea, urea ammonium nitrate, calcium ammonium nitrate, ammonium nitrate, and ammonium sulfate; compound fertilizers that contain plant nutrients, such as nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium; and blended products, as well as foliar and fertigation solutions through micronutrients. It also offers farmer centric solutions; solutions for farming, such as crop monitoring, variable rate fertilization, N-Tester BT, and Driving Mode, a mobile app; N-Sensor, a tractor-mounted tool that allows growers to measure a crop’s nitrogen requirement; CheckIT, a smartphone app using a library of crop photographs to give a simple and fast identification of nutrient deficiencies; TankmixIT, an app used to check for the physical compatibility when tank mixing; and Tankmix.com, an online service providing advice on the physical mixing characteristics of Yara’s foliar products with agrochemicals.

Yara International Fundamentals Summary

How do Yara International's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
YAR fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$12.34b
Earnings (TTM)US$1.38b
Revenue (TTM)US$19.41b

8.9x

P/E Ratio

0.6x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
YAR income statement (TTM)
RevenueUS$19.41b
Cost of RevenueUS$14.15b
Gross ProfitUS$5.27b
Other ExpensesUS$3.89b
EarningsUS$1.38b

Last Reported Earnings

Mar 31, 2022

Next Earnings Date

Jul 19, 2022

Earnings per share (EPS)5.42
Gross Margin27.13%
Net Profit Margin7.11%
Debt/Equity Ratio45.2%

How did YAR perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Dividends

10.5%

Current Dividend Yield

63%

Payout Ratio

Valuation

Is Yara International undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score

5/6

Valuation Score 5/6

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • PE vs Industry

  • PE vs Market

  • PEG Ratio

  • PB vs Industry


44.8%

Undervalued compared to fair value

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: YAR (NOK473.3) is trading below our estimate of fair value (NOK856.97)

Significantly Below Fair Value: YAR is trading below fair value by more than 20%.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: YAR is good value based on its PE Ratio (8.9x) compared to the European Chemicals industry average (13.1x).

PE vs Market: YAR is good value based on its PE Ratio (8.9x) compared to the Norwegian market (13.6x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: YAR's earnings are forecast to decline next year, so we can't calculate its PEG ratio.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: YAR is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.5x) compared to the NO Chemicals industry average (3.4x).


Future Growth

How is Yara International forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 17 analysts?

Future Growth Score

0/6

Future Growth Score 0/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


-27.2%

Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: YAR's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-27.2% per year).

Earnings vs Market: YAR's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-27.2% per year).

High Growth Earnings: YAR's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: YAR's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-7.3% per year).

High Growth Revenue: YAR's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-7.3% per year).


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: YAR's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (17%).


Past Performance

How has Yara International performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score

4/6

Past Performance Score 4/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


24.6%

Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: YAR has a large one-off loss of $755.0M impacting its March 31 2022 financial results.

Growing Profit Margin: YAR's current net profit margins (7.1%) are higher than last year (6.9%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: YAR's earnings have grown significantly by 24.6% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: YAR's earnings growth over the past year (68.1%) exceeds its 5-year average (24.6% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: YAR earnings growth over the past year (68.1%) exceeded the Chemicals industry 44.9%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: YAR's Return on Equity (16.2%) is considered low.


Financial Health

How is Yara International's financial position?

Financial Health Score

5/6

Financial Health Score 5/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: YAR's short term assets ($9.1B) exceed its short term liabilities ($6.0B).

Long Term Liabilities: YAR's short term assets ($9.1B) exceed its long term liabilities ($4.5B).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: YAR's net debt to equity ratio (36.6%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: YAR's debt to equity ratio has increased from 21.3% to 45.2% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: YAR's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (31.7%).

Interest Coverage: YAR's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (26.8x coverage).


Balance Sheet


Dividend

What is Yara International current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score

5/6

Dividend Score 5/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Future Dividend Coverage


10.48%

Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: YAR's dividend (10.48%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Norwegian market (2.86%).

High Dividend: YAR's dividend (10.48%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the Norwegian market (6.53%)


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: YAR's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: YAR's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.


Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (63%), YAR's dividend payments are covered by earnings.


Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: With its high cash payout ratio (410.7%), YAR's dividend payments are not well covered by cash flows.


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Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

1.9yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Svein Holsether (49 yo)

6.67yrs

Tenure

US$1,523,000

Compensation

Mr. Svein Tore Holsether has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of Yara International ASA since joining on September 9, 2015. Mr. Holsether Joined Yara International ASA in 2015. He served as t...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Svein's total compensation ($USD1.52M) is about average for companies of similar size in the Norwegian market ($USD1.54M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Svein's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: YAR's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.9 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.


Board Members

Experienced Board: YAR's board of directors are considered experienced (4 years average tenure).


Ownership

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

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Yara International ASA's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Yara International ASA
  • Ticker: YAR
  • Exchange: OB
  • Founded: 1905
  • Industry: Fertilizers and Agricultural Chemicals
  • Sector: Materials
  • Implied Market Cap: kr120.562b
  • Shares outstanding: 254.73m
  • Website: https://www.yara.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Yara International ASA
  • Drammensveien 131
  • PO Box 343
  • Oslo
  • Oslo
  • 277
  • Norway

Listings


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/05/21 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/05/20 00:00
Earnings2022/03/31
Annual Earnings2021/12/31


Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.