Saab AB (publ) provides products, services, and solutions for the military, defense, and civil security markets worldwide. More Details
SAAB B passed our risk checks.
Flawless balance sheet and undervalued.
Share Price & News
How has Saab's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: SAAB B has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
SE Aerospace & Defense
1 Year Return
SE Aerospace & Defense
Return vs Industry: SAAB B exceeded the Swedish Aerospace & Defense industry which returned -8.7% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SAAB B underperformed the Swedish Market which returned 16.4% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Saab's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
3 days ago | Simply Wall StAre Robust Financials Driving The Recent Rally In Saab AB (publ)'s (STO:SAAB B) Stock?
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StThese 4 Measures Indicate That Saab (STO:SAAB B) Is Using Debt Extensively
1 month ago | Simply Wall StWhat You Need To Know About Saab AB (publ)'s (STO:SAAB B) Investor Composition
Is Saab 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: SAAB B (SEK258.5) is trading below our estimate of fair value (SEK856.3)
Significantly Below Fair Value: SAAB B is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SAAB B is good value based on its PE Ratio (17.1x) compared to the XE Aerospace & Defense industry average (18.6x).
PE vs Market: SAAB B is good value based on its PE Ratio (17.1x) compared to the Swedish market (22.1x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: SAAB B is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.9x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SAAB B is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.6x) compared to the SE Aerospace & Defense industry average (1.7x).
How is Saab 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: SAAB B's forecast earnings growth (9.1% per year) is above the savings rate (0.5%).
Earnings vs Market: SAAB B's earnings (9.1% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the Swedish market (14.7% per year).
High Growth Earnings: SAAB B's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: SAAB B's revenue (5.9% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Swedish market (3.8% per year).
High Growth Revenue: SAAB B's revenue (5.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: SAAB B's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (10.4%).
How has Saab performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SAAB B has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: SAAB B's current net profit margins (5.7%) are higher than last year (5%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SAAB B's earnings have grown by 10.2% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: SAAB B's earnings growth over the past year (16.5%) exceeds its 5-year average (10.2% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: SAAB B earnings growth over the past year (16.5%) exceeded the Aerospace & Defense industry -7.7%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: SAAB B's Return on Equity (9.6%) is considered low.
How is Saab's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SAAB B's short term assets (SEK37.4B) exceed its short term liabilities (SEK21.6B).
Long Term Liabilities: SAAB B's short term assets (SEK37.4B) exceed its long term liabilities (SEK16.3B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SAAB B's debt to equity ratio (34.8%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: SAAB B's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 48.4% to 34.8% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: SAAB B's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (59.3%).
Interest Coverage: SAAB B's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (13.6x coverage).
What is Saab current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Forecast Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate SAAB B's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate SAAB B's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if SAAB B's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if SAAB B's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: SAAB B is not paying a notable dividend for the Swedish market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of SAAB B's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Swedish market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Micael Johansson (60 yo)
Mr. Micael Johansson, B.Sc., has been a Director of Saab AB (publ) since April 1, 2020. Mr. Johansson has been the Chief Executive Officer and President at SAAB AB (publ) since October 23, 2019 and served ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Micael's total compensation ($USD1.75M) is above average for companies of similar size in the Swedish market ($USD1.14M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare Micael's compensation with company performance.
|CFO & Deputy CEO||no data||no data||no data|
|Chief Technology Officer||0.83yr||no data||no data|
|Head of Investor Relations||0.92yr||no data||no data|
|Senior VP||8.58yrs||no data||0.011% |
|Senior VP & Head of Group Communication||3.67yrs||no data||0.0015% |
|Senior VP & Chief Marketing Officer (CMO)||1.67yrs||no data||0.0021% |
|Senior VP & Head of Group Human Resources||8.33yrs||no data||0.012% |
|Senior VP & Head of Business Area Kockums||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior VP & Head of Business Area Aeronautics||7.67yrs||no data||0.0054% |
|Head of Country Unit Switzerland & Southern Europe and VP||9yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior VP & Head of Business Area Dynamics||7.67yrs||no data||0.012% |
Experienced Management: SAAB B's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.7 years average tenure).
|Chairman of the Board||14.42yrs||kr1.95m||0.094% |
|Independent Director||4.42yrs||kr705.00k||0.0080% |
|Independent Director||10.67yrs||kr858.75k||0.0075% |
|Independent Director||10.67yrs||kr615.00k||0.0014% |
|Independent Deputy Chairman||10.67yrs||kr843.75k||0.0052% |
|Independent Director||3.42yrs||kr776.25k||0.0015% |
|Independent Director||7.42yrs||kr615.00k||0.0034% |
|Independent Director||3.42yrs||kr615.00k||0.0015% |
|Employee Representative Director||0.67yr||no data||no data|
Experienced Board: SAAB B's board of directors are considered experienced (3.9 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: SAAB 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.
Saab AB (publ)'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Saab AB (publ)
- Ticker: SAAB B
- Exchange: OM
- Founded: 1937
- Industry: Aerospace and Defense
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: kr34.453b
- Shares outstanding: 133.28m
- Website: https://www.saabgroup.com
Number of Employees
- Saab AB (publ)
- Olof Palmes gata 17
- 5th floor
- Stockholm County
- 111 22
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|SAAB B||OM (OMX Nordic Exchange Stockholm)||Yes||Series B Shares||SE||SEK||Jun 1998|
|SAAB.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Series B Shares||US||USD||Jun 1998|
|SDV||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Series B Shares||DE||EUR||Jun 1998|
|0GWL||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Series B Shares||GB||SEK||Jun 1998|
|SAABBS||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Series B Shares||GB||SEK||Jun 1998|
|SAAB.Y||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||UNSPONSRED ADS||US||USD||Mar 2019|
Saab AB (publ) provides products, services, and solutions for the military, defense, and civil security markets worldwide. The company develops military and civil aviation technology, as well as conducts s ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/09/26 02:46|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/09/25 00:00|
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