Peab AB (publ) operates as a construction and civil engineering company primarily in Sweden, Norway, and Finland. More Details
Outstanding track record with excellent balance sheet and pays a dividend.
Share Price & News
How has Peab's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: PEAB B is less volatile than 75% of Swedish stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.
Volatility Over Time: PEAB B's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: PEAB B matched the Swedish Construction industry which returned 13.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: PEAB B underperformed the Swedish Market which returned 31% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Peab's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Peab 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: PEAB B (SEK106.3) is trading above our estimate of fair value (SEK70.46)
Significantly Below Fair Value: PEAB B is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: PEAB B is good value based on its PE Ratio (9.9x) compared to the SE Construction industry average (31.7x).
PE vs Market: PEAB B is good value based on its PE Ratio (9.9x) compared to the Swedish market (23.6x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: PEAB B's earnings are forecast to decline next year, so we can't calculate its PEG ratio.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: PEAB B is good value based on its PB Ratio (2.5x) compared to the SE Construction industry average (3.2x).
How is Peab forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 2 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: PEAB B's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-10.8% per year).
Earnings vs Market: PEAB B's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-10.8% per year).
High Growth Earnings: PEAB B's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: PEAB B's revenue (0.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the Swedish market (3.3% per year).
High Growth Revenue: PEAB B's revenue (0.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: PEAB B's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (16.3%).
How has Peab performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: PEAB B has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: PEAB B's current net profit margins (5.3%) are higher than last year (3.9%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: PEAB B's earnings have grown by 13.4% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: PEAB B's earnings growth over the past year (52.6%) exceeds its 5-year average (13.4% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: PEAB B earnings growth over the past year (52.6%) exceeded the Construction industry 30.8%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: PEAB B's Return on Equity (25.6%) is considered high.
How is Peab's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: PEAB B's short term assets (SEK27.3B) exceed its short term liabilities (SEK23.6B).
Long Term Liabilities: PEAB B's short term assets (SEK27.3B) exceed its long term liabilities (SEK6.1B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: PEAB B's debt to equity ratio (74.3%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: PEAB B's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 75.1% to 74.3% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: PEAB B's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (83.2%).
Interest Coverage: PEAB B earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Peab current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Upcoming Dividend Payment
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: PEAB B's dividend (4.23%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Swedish market (1.34%).
High Dividend: PEAB B's dividend (4.23%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the Swedish market (3.69%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: PEAB B's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: PEAB B's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (41.7%), PEAB B's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: PEAB B's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (58.4% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Jesper Göransson (49 yo)
Mr. Jesper Göransson serves as the Chief Executive Officer of Peab AB and has been its President since August 2013 and its Member of the Executive Management Advisory Board since July 2009. Mr. Göransson s...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Jesper's total compensation ($USD1.97M) is above average for companies of similar size in the Swedish market ($USD1.03M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Jesper's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|CEO & President||no data||kr16.82m||0.37% |
|Chief Financial Officer||7.58yrs||no data||0.13% |
|Production Manager & COO||7.75yrs||no data||0.085% |
|Chief Information Officer||no data||no data||no data|
|Head of Investor Relations||no data||no data||no data|
|Head of Media Relations||no data||no data||no data|
|Head of Peab Support||no data||no data||no data|
|Managing Director of Swerock||0.42yr||no data||0.046% |
|Head of Information Technology||no data||no data||no data|
|Head of Purchasing & Logistics||no data||no data||no data|
|Chief Communications Officer||2.33yrs||no data||0.0039% |
|Chief Strategic Officer||0.42yr||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: PEAB B's management team is considered experienced (2.3 years average tenure).
|Independent Director||21.17yrs||kr600.00k||0.0047% |
|Independent Chairman of the Board||15.5yrs||kr1.13m||0.44% |
|Independent Director||14.17yrs||kr600.00k||0.0068% |
|Vice Chairman||9.83yrs||kr525.00k||13.11% |
|Independent Director||4.83yrs||kr450.00k||0.00068% |
|Director||0.83yr||no data||no data|
|Employee Representative Director||14.17yrs||no data||no data|
|Employee Representative Director||13.17yrs||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||7.17yrs||kr525.00k||0.0017% |
|Employee Representative Director||4.83yrs||no data||0.0020% |
Experienced Board: PEAB B's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 10.8 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: PEAB B 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.
Peab AB (publ)'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Peab AB (publ)
- Ticker: PEAB B
- Exchange: OM
- Founded: 1959
- Industry: Construction and Engineering
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: kr31.359b
- Shares outstanding: 295.00m
- Website: https://www.peab.com
Number of Employees
- Peab AB (publ)
- Margretetorpsvagen 84
- Skåne County
- 269 73
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|PEAB B||OM (OMX Nordic Exchange Stockholm)||Yes||Class B Registered Shares||SE||SEK||May 1993|
|0MHT||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Class B Registered Shares||GB||SEK||May 1993|
|PEKB||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Class B Registered Shares||DE||EUR||May 1993|
|PEABBS||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Class B Registered Shares||GB||SEK||May 1993|
Peab AB (publ) operates as a construction and civil engineering company primarily in Sweden, Norway, and Finland. It operates through four segments: Construction, Civil Engineering, Industry, and Project D...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/03/07 18:42|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/03/05 00:00|
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