Europris ASA operates as a discount variety retailer in Norway. More Details
Outstanding track record with excellent balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Europris's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: EPR is less volatile than 75% of Norwegian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.
Volatility Over Time: EPR's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
NO Multiline Retail
1 Year Return
NO Multiline Retail
Return vs Industry: EPR exceeded the Norwegian Multiline Retail industry which returned -2.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: EPR exceeded the Norwegian Market which returned -0% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Europris's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
6 days ago | Simply Wall StInvestors Who Bought Europris (OB:EPR) Shares A Year Ago Are Now Up 47%
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StEuropris ASA's (OB:EPR) Attractive Combination: Does It Earn A Place In Your Dividend Portfolio?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StThis Insider Has Just Sold Shares In Europris ASA (OB:EPR)
Is Europris 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: EPR (NOK48.2) is trading below our estimate of fair value (NOK56.53)
Significantly Below Fair Value: EPR is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: EPR is good value based on its PE Ratio (12.3x) compared to the XE Multiline Retail industry average (20.6x).
PE vs Market: EPR is good value based on its PE Ratio (12.3x) compared to the Norwegian market (15.1x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: EPR's earnings are forecast to decline next year, so we can't calculate its PEG ratio.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: EPR is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3.8x) compared to the XE Multiline Retail industry average (2.5x).
How is Europris forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 5 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: EPR's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-6.9% per year).
Earnings vs Market: EPR's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-6.9% per year).
High Growth Earnings: EPR's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: EPR's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-1.5% per year).
High Growth Revenue: EPR's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-1.5% per year).
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: EPR's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (23.9%)
How has Europris performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: EPR has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: EPR's current net profit margins (8.8%) are higher than last year (6.3%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: EPR's earnings have grown by 12.3% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: EPR's earnings growth over the past year (67.7%) exceeds its 5-year average (12.3% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: EPR earnings growth over the past year (67.7%) exceeded the Multiline Retail industry 47.7%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: EPR's Return on Equity (31%) is considered high.
How is Europris's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: EPR's short term assets (NOK2.1B) exceed its short term liabilities (NOK1.8B).
Long Term Liabilities: EPR's short term assets (NOK2.1B) do not cover its long term liabilities (NOK3.0B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: EPR's debt to equity ratio (0.3%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: EPR's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 121.6% to 0.3% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: EPR's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (24764.3%).
Interest Coverage: EPR's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (8.5x coverage).
What is Europris's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: EPR's dividend (4.05%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Norwegian market (2.44%).
High Dividend: EPR's dividend (4.05%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Norwegian market (5.88%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, EPR has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.
Growing Dividend: EPR's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 5 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (49.8%), EPR's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: EPR's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (62.5% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Mr. Espen Eldal serves as Chief Executive Officer at Europris ASA since April 29, 2020. He was Acting Chief Executive Officer at Europris ASA since April 01, 2020 until April 29, 2020. He has been the Chie...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Espen's total compensation ($USD251.98K) is below average for companies of similar size in the Norwegian market ($USD572.14K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Espen's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|CEO & CFO||0.58yr||kr2.23m||0.37% |
|Chief Group Accountant||11.08yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Information Officer||no data||kr1.47m||no data|
|Group Projects & Investor Relations Director||4.92yrs||kr80.00k||no data|
|Vice President of HR||2.83yrs||no data||no data|
|CPO, Procurement Director||9.58yrs||kr2.56m||no data|
|Business Controller||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: EPR's management team is seasoned and experienced (6.9 years average tenure).
|Independent Chairman of the Board||no data||kr300.00k||0.37% |
|Independent Director||5.83yrs||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||3.33yrs||no data||0.0028% |
|Independent Director||5.83yrs||no data||no data|
|Alternate Director||4.83yrs||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||3.33yrs||no data||0.0017% |
|Independent Director||1.83yrs||no data||0.17% |
Experienced Board: EPR's board of directors are considered experienced (3.3 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: EPR insiders have sold more shares than they have bought in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Europris ASA's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Europris ASA
- Ticker: EPR
- Exchange: OB
- Founded: 2011
- Industry: General Merchandise Stores
- Sector: Retail
- Market Cap: kr7.926b
- Shares outstanding: 163.43m
- Website: https://www.europris.no
Number of Employees
- Europris ASA
- Dikeveien 57
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|EPR||OB (Oslo Bors)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||NO||NOK||Jun 2015|
|2RG||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Jun 2015|
|0RAI||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||NOK||Jun 2015|
|EPRO||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||NOK||Jun 2015|
Europris ASA operates as a discount variety retailer in Norway. The company sells own brand, private-label, and branded merchandise, including personal care, animal, home and interior, leisure time, clothe...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/11/30 17:21|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/11/30 00:00|
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