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
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||kr473.30|
|52 Week High||kr502.80|
|52 Week Low||kr385.50|
|1 Month Change||-3.98%|
|3 Month Change||5.58%|
|1 Year Change||6.79%|
|3 Year Change||23.45%|
|5 Year Change||46.53%|
|Change since IPO||828.04%|
Recent News & Updates
|YAR||NO Chemicals||NO Market|
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.
|YAR Average Weekly Movement||5.5%|
|Chemicals Industry Average Movement||8.1%|
|Market Average Movement||7.4%|
|10% most volatile stocks in NO Market||12.9%|
|10% least volatile stocks in NO Market||4.2%|
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
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
|YAR fundamental statistics|
Is YAR overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|YAR income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||US$14.15b|
Last Reported Earnings
Mar 31, 2022
Next Earnings Date
Jul 19, 2022
|Earnings per share (EPS)||5.42|
|Net Profit Margin||7.11%|
How did YAR perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
10.5%Current Dividend Yield
Is Yara International undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 5/6
Below Fair Value
Significantly Below Fair Value
PE vs Industry
PE vs Market
PB vs Industry
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).
How is Yara International forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 17 analysts?
Future Growth Score0/6
Future Growth Score 0/6
Earnings vs Savings Rate
Earnings vs Market
High Growth Earnings
Revenue vs Market
High Growth Revenue
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%).
How has Yara International performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score4/6
Past Performance Score 4/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
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.
How is Yara International's financial position?
Financial Health Score5/6
Financial Health Score 5/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
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 ($4.5B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: YAR's net debt to equity ratio (36.6%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: YAR's debt to equity ratio has increased from 21.3% to 45.2% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: YAR's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (31.7%).
Interest Coverage: YAR's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (26.8x coverage).
What is Yara International current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 5/6
Future Dividend Coverage
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: YAR's dividend (10.48%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Norwegian market (2.86%).
High Dividend: YAR's dividend (10.48%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the Norwegian market (6.53%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: YAR's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: YAR's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (63%), YAR's dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: With its high cash payout ratio (410.7%), YAR's dividend payments are not well covered by cash flows.
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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Svein Holsether (49 yo)
Mr. Svein Tore Holsether has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of Yara International ASA since joining on September 9, 2015. Mr. Holsether Joined Yara International ASA in 2015. He served as t...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Svein's total compensation ($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.
Experienced Management: YAR's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.9 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
Experienced Board: YAR's board of directors are 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.
Yara International ASA's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- 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
- Yara International ASA
- Drammensveien 131
- PO Box 343
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/05/21 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/05/20 00:00|
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.