Elior Group S.A. provides contract catering and support services in France, the United States, the United Kingdom, Spain, Italy, India, Portugal, and internationally.
Adequate balance sheet second-rate dividend payer.
Share Price & News
How has Elior Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: ELRO.F has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: Insufficient data to determine how ELRO.F performed against the US Hospitality industry.
Return vs Market: Insufficient data to determine how ELRO.F performed against the US Market.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Elior Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Elior Group 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: ELRO.F ($14.85) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($17.39)
Significantly Below Fair Value: ELRO.F is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: ELRO.F is poor value based on its PE Ratio (33.6x) compared to the Hospitality industry average (24x).
PE vs Market: ELRO.F is poor value based on its PE Ratio (33.6x) compared to the US market (18.3x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: ELRO.F is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (2.8x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: ELRO.F is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.4x) compared to the US Hospitality industry average (2.2x).
How is Elior Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 15 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: ELRO.F's forecast earnings growth (12.1% per year) is above the savings rate (1.7%).
Earnings vs Market: ELRO.F's earnings (12.1% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (14.2% per year).
High Growth Earnings: ELRO.F's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: ELRO.F's revenue (2.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (7.6% per year).
High Growth Revenue: ELRO.F's revenue (2.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: ELRO.F's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (7.1%).
How has Elior Group performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: ELRO.F has a large one-off loss of €37.0M impacting its September 30 2019 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: ELRO.F became profitable in the past.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ELRO.F's earnings have declined by -14.9% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: ELRO.F has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: ELRO.F has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Hospitality industry (-9.8%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: ELRO.F's Return on Equity (4.1%) is considered low.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is Elior Group's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: ELRO.F's short term assets (€941.0M) do not cover its short term liabilities (€1.2B).
Long Term Liabilities: ELRO.F's short term assets (€941.0M) exceed its long term liabilities (€860.0M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: ELRO.F's debt to equity ratio (35.7%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: ELRO.F's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 120.6% to 35.7% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: ELRO.F's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (253.5%).
Interest Coverage: ELRO.F's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (2.2x coverage).
Inventory Level: ELRO.F has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: ELRO.F's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 1.6x debt).
What is Elior Group's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Notable Dividend: ELRO.F's dividend (2.21%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.43%).
High Dividend: ELRO.F's dividend (2.21%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.7%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: ELRO.F has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.
Growing Dividend: ELRO.F's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 5 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (74.1%), ELRO.F's dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: ELRO.F's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (48.3% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Philippe Guillemot (60yo)
Mr. Philippe Guillemot has been the Chief Executive Officer of Elior Group S.A. since December 5, 2017 and serves as its Executive Director since March 2018. He serves as a Chairman of the Board at Elior N ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Philippe's total compensation ($USD3.24M) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD4.89M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Philippe's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|CEO & Director||2.2yrs||€2.99m||0.011% €266.6k|
|Group Chief Financial Officer||1.9yrs||no data||no data|
|Group Chief Information & Digital Officer||2.1yrs||no data||no data|
|Head of Investor Relations||0.3yrs||no data||no data|
|Group Chief Legal Officer||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Group Chief Communications Officer||1.1yrs||no data||no data|
|Group Chief Human Resources Officer||2.1yrs||no data||no data|
|Executive Vice President of Interna- Tional Contract Catering||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Executive Vice President of Concession Catering - France||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Executive Vice President of Support Services of France||0yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: ELRO.F's management team is considered experienced (2 years average tenure).
|CEO & Director||2.2yrs||€2.99m||0.011% €266.6k|
|Chairman & CEO of Serunion||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||3.9yrs||€58.50k||0.0014% €33.6k|
|Honorary Chairman||5.7yrs||€69.00k||20.22% €500.1m|
|Chairman of the Board||2.3yrs||€532.00k||0.010% €256.9k|
|Senior Independent Director||2.5yrs||€72.00k||0.035% €863.8k|
|Representative Director||3.9yrs||€48.00k||no data|
|Independent Director||3.9yrs||€58.50k||no data|
|Non-Voting Member||1.9yrs||€18.00k||no data|
|Independent Director||1.9yrs||€54.00k||no data|
Experienced Board: ELRO.F's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.5 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Elior Group S.A.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Elior Group S.A.
- Ticker: ELRO.F
- Exchange: OTCPK
- Founded: 1991
- Industry: Restaurants
- Sector: Consumer Services
- Market Cap: €2.282b
- Listing Market Cap: €2.473b
- Shares outstanding: 173.70m
- Website: https://www.eliorgroup.com
Number of Employees
- Elior Group S.A.
- Tour Égée - 11, allée de l’Arche
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|ELIOR||ENXTPA (Euronext Paris)||Yes||Common Shares||FR||EUR||Jun 2014|
|21E||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Shares||DE||EUR||Jun 2014|
|ELIORP||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Common Shares||GB||EUR||Jun 2014|
|0QVP||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||GB||EUR||Jun 2014|
|ELRO.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Common Shares||US||USD||Jun 2014|
Elior Group S.A. provides contract catering and support services in France, the United States, the United Kingdom, Spain, Italy, India, Portugal, and internationally. The company offers contract catering services to business and industry, education, and healthcare sectors under the Elior brand; and concession catering services at the airport, on the road, at the station, or in the city under the Areas brand. It also offers a range of value-added services under the Elior Services brand, such as cleaning and hygiene services for hotels, industrial sites, shops and retail outlets, and food industry; biological cleaning and hospitality services in the healthcare sector; and facility management and support services, including reception, internal mail handling, minor repairs and maintenance, gardening, etc. for corporate clients. As of January 24, 2019, it operated approximately 25,600 restaurants and points of sale. Elior Group S.A. was founded in 1991 and is headquartered in Paris, France.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/02/19 01:40|
|End of Day Share Price||2019/12/19 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.