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CRTO

Criteo NasdaqGS:CRTO Stock Report

Last Price

US$23.85

Market Cap

US$1.4b

7D

-3.9%

1Y

-46.5%

Updated

03 Jul, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
CRTO fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation6/6
Future Growth2/6
Past Performance5/6
Financial Health6/6
Dividends0/6

CRTO Stock Overview

Criteo S.A., a technology company, provides marketing and monetization services on the open Internet in North and South America, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa, and the Asia-Pacific.

Criteo Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Criteo
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$23.85
52 Week HighUS$46.65
52 Week LowUS$23.11
Beta0.95
1 Month Change-10.27%
3 Month Change-13.87%
1 Year Change-46.50%
3 Year Change31.70%
5 Year Change-51.16%
Change since IPO-32.61%

Recent News & Updates

Jul 03
Is There Now An Opportunity In Criteo S.A. (NASDAQ:CRTO)?

Is There Now An Opportunity In Criteo S.A. (NASDAQ:CRTO)?

While Criteo S.A. ( NASDAQ:CRTO ) might not be the most widely known stock at the moment, it received a lot of...

Jun 01
Is Now The Time To Put Criteo (NASDAQ:CRTO) On Your Watchlist?

Is Now The Time To Put Criteo (NASDAQ:CRTO) On Your Watchlist?

For beginners, it can seem like a good idea (and an exciting prospect) to buy a company that tells a good story to...

May 13
Criteo (NASDAQ:CRTO) Seems To Use Debt Rather Sparingly

Criteo (NASDAQ:CRTO) Seems To Use Debt Rather Sparingly

The external fund manager backed by Berkshire Hathaway's Charlie Munger, Li Lu, makes no bones about it when he says...

Shareholder Returns

CRTOUS MediaUS Market
7D-3.9%1.3%-2.5%
1Y-46.5%-33.2%-21.2%

Return vs Industry: CRTO underperformed the US Media industry which returned -33.2% over the past year.

Return vs Market: CRTO underperformed the US Market which returned -21.2% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is CRTO's price volatile compared to industry and market?
CRTO volatility
CRTO Average Weekly Movement7.1%
Media Industry Average Movement8.1%
Market Average Movement8.1%
10% most volatile stocks in US Market16.8%
10% least volatile stocks in US Market3.3%

Stable Share Price: CRTO is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 7% a week.

Volatility Over Time: CRTO's weekly volatility (7%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
20052,781Megan Clarkenhttps://www.criteo.com

Criteo S.A., a technology company, provides marketing and monetization services on the open Internet in North and South America, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa, and the Asia-Pacific. The company’s Criteo Shopper Graph, which derives clients' proprietary commerce data, such as transaction activity on their digital properties. Its Criteo AI Engine solutions include lookalike finder, recommendation, and predictive bidding algorithms; bidding engine that executes campaigns based on certain objectives set by its clients; dynamic creative optimization+, which assembles customized creative advertising content by optimizing each individual creative component in the advertisement; software systems and processes, which enable data synchronization, storage, and analysis of distributed computing infrastructure in various geographies; and experimentation platform, an offline/online testing platform to enhance the capabilities and effectiveness of prediction models.

Criteo Fundamentals Summary

How do Criteo's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
CRTO fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$1.44b
Earnings (TTM)US$132.64m
Revenue (TTM)US$2.22b

10.9x

P/E Ratio

0.6x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
CRTO income statement (TTM)
RevenueUS$2.22b
Cost of RevenueUS$1.44b
Gross ProfitUS$787.27m
Other ExpensesUS$654.63m
EarningsUS$132.64m

Last Reported Earnings

Mar 31, 2022

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)2.20
Gross Margin35.40%
Net Profit Margin5.96%
Debt/Equity Ratio0.3%

How did CRTO perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison
We’ve recently updated our valuation analysis.

Valuation

Is CRTO undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score

6/6

Valuation Score 6/6

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Peers

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Industry

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • PEG Ratio

Key Valuation Metric

Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for CRTO?

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

CRTO key valuation metrics and ratios. From Price to Earnings, Price to Sales and Price to Book to Price to Earnings Growth Ratio, Enterprise Value and EBITDA.
Key Statistics
Enterprise Value/Revenue0.4x
Enterprise Value/EBITDA4.1x
PEG Ratio0.8x

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers

How does CRTO's PE Ratio compare to its peers?

CRTO PE Ratio vs Peers
The above table shows the PE ratio for CRTO vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPEEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average48.9x
STGW Stagwell
156.2xn/aUS$1.6b
ADV Advantage Solutions
17x6.0%US$1.3b
PUBM PubMatic
14.5x9.8%US$819.8m
THRY Thryv Holdings
7.9x-14.2%US$779.5m
CRTO Criteo
10.9x13.8%US$1.4b

Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: CRTO is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (10.9x) compared to the peer average (48.9x).


Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does CRTO's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the US Media Industry?

Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: CRTO is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (10.9x) compared to the US Media industry average (13.5x)


Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is CRTO's PE Ratio compared to its Fair PE Ratio? This is the expected PE Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.

CRTO PE Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PE Ratio10.9x
Fair PE Ratio19.4x

Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: CRTO is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (10.9x) compared to the estimated Fair Price-To-Earnings Ratio (19.4x).


Share Price vs Fair Value

What is the Fair Price of CRTO when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.

Below Fair Value: CRTO ($23.85) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($147.68)

Significantly Below Fair Value: CRTO is trading below fair value by more than 20%.


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: CRTO is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.8x)


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Future Growth

How is Criteo forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 11 analysts?

Future Growth Score

2/6

Future Growth Score 2/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


13.8%

Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: CRTO's forecast earnings growth (13.8% per year) is above the savings rate (1.9%).

Earnings vs Market: CRTO's earnings (13.8% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (13.6% per year).

High Growth Earnings: CRTO's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.

Revenue vs Market: CRTO's revenue (0.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (8.2% per year).

High Growth Revenue: CRTO's revenue (0.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: CRTO's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (12.2%).


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Past Performance

How has Criteo performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score

5/6

Past Performance Score 5/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


5.0%

Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: CRTO has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: CRTO's current net profit margins (6%) are higher than last year (3.7%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: CRTO's earnings have grown by 5% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: CRTO's earnings growth over the past year (68.7%) exceeds its 5-year average (5% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: CRTO earnings growth over the past year (68.7%) exceeded the Media industry 18.8%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: CRTO's Return on Equity (11.3%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is Criteo's financial position?

Financial Health Score

6/6

Financial Health Score 6/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: CRTO's short term assets ($1.2B) exceed its short term liabilities ($612.5M).

Long Term Liabilities: CRTO's short term assets ($1.2B) exceed its long term liabilities ($100.3M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: CRTO has more cash than its total debt.

Reducing Debt: CRTO's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 10% to 0.3% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: CRTO's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (5697%).

Interest Coverage: CRTO's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (116.2x coverage).


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is Criteo current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score

0/6

Dividend Score 0/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Future Dividend Coverage

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate CRTO's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate CRTO'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 CRTO's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if CRTO's dividend payments have been increasing.


Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.


Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as CRTO has not reported any payouts.


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Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

1.9yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Megan Clarken (55 yo)

2.67yrs

Tenure

US$9,573,644

Compensation

Ms. Megan Clarken serves as Chief Executive Officer at Criteo S.A. since November 25, 2019 and serves as its Director since August 27, 2020. She served as Chief Commercial Officer for Nielsen Global Media...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Megan's total compensation ($USD9.57M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD5.56M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Megan's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: CRTO's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.9 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.


Board Members

Experienced Board: CRTO's board of directors are considered experienced (5.1 years average tenure).


Ownership

Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: CRTO insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Criteo S.A.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Criteo S.A.
  • Ticker: CRTO
  • Exchange: NasdaqGS
  • Founded: 2005
  • Industry: Advertising
  • Sector: Media
  • Implied Market Cap: US$1.439b
  • Shares outstanding: 60.36m
  • Website: https://www.criteo.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Criteo S.A.
  • 32, rue Blanche
  • Paris
  • Ile-de-France
  • 75009
  • France

Listings


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/07/03 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/07/01 00:00
Earnings2022/03/31
Annual Earnings2021/12/31


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.