Sopra Steria Group SA provides consulting, systems integration, software, and other solutions in France and internationally.
No risks detected for SPSA.F from our risk checks.
Solid track record with excellent balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Sopra Steria Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: SPSA.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 SPSA.F performed against the US IT industry.
Return vs Market: Insufficient data to determine how SPSA.F performed against the US Market.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Sopra Steria Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Sopra Steria 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: SPSA.F ($173.69) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($208.94)
Significantly Below Fair Value: SPSA.F is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SPSA.F is good value based on its PE Ratio (20.4x) compared to the IT industry average (31.4x).
PE vs Market: SPSA.F is poor value based on its PE Ratio (20.4x) compared to the US market (18.2x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: SPSA.F is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.1x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SPSA.F is good value based on its PB Ratio (2.3x) compared to the US IT industry average (4.2x).
How is Sopra Steria Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 7 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: SPSA.F's forecast earnings growth (18.4% per year) is above the savings rate (1.7%).
Earnings vs Market: SPSA.F's earnings (18.4% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (14.1% per year).
High Growth Earnings: SPSA.F's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: SPSA.F's revenue (4.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (7.6% per year).
High Growth Revenue: SPSA.F's revenue (4.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: SPSA.F's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (15.8%).
How has Sopra Steria Group performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SPSA.F has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: SPSA.F's current net profit margins (3.6%) are higher than last year (3.1%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SPSA.F's earnings have grown by 9.6% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: SPSA.F's earnings growth over the past year (28.1%) exceeds its 5-year average (9.6% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: SPSA.F earnings growth over the past year (28.1%) exceeded the IT industry 12%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: SPSA.F's Return on Equity (12.2%) is considered low.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is Sopra Steria Group's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SPSA.F's short term assets (€1.1B) do not cover its short term liabilities (€2.1B).
Long Term Liabilities: SPSA.F's short term assets (€1.1B) exceed its long term liabilities (€414.4M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SPSA.F's debt to equity ratio (30%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: SPSA.F's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 60.4% to 30% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: SPSA.F's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (86.6%).
Interest Coverage: SPSA.F's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (28.6x coverage).
Inventory Level: SPSA.F has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: SPSA.F's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 2.5x debt).
What is Sopra Steria Group's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Notable Dividend: SPSA.F's dividend (1.14%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.45%).
High Dividend: SPSA.F's dividend (1.14%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.73%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: SPSA.F's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: SPSA.F's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (23.3%), SPSA.F's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: SPSA.F's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (25.4% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Vincent Paris (54yo)
Mr. Vincent Paris has been the Chief Executive Officer of Sopra Steria Group since March 17, 2015. Mr. Paris served as Deputy Chief Executive Officer of Sopra Group. Mr. Paris served as the Chief Executive ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Vincent's total compensation ($USD1.02M) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD4.86M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Vincent's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Chief Executive Officer||4.9yrs||€942.49k||no data|
|Director of Corporate Development & Director||7.7yrs||€34.53k||no data|
|Chief Financial Officer||3.7yrs||no data||no data|
|Director of Communication||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Head of Human Resources Business||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Head of Systems||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Deputy Chief Executive Officer||4.9yrs||no data||no data|
|Deputy Chief Executive Officer||4.7yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: SPSA.F's management team is considered experienced (4.8 years average tenure).
|Director of Corporate Development & Director||7.7yrs||€34.53k||no data|
|Independent Director||9.8yrs||€33.98k||0.0024% €84.4k|
|Independent Director||4.9yrs||€17.73k||0.000010% €353.0|
|Independent Director||7.7yrs||€32.24k||0.00048% €16.9k|
|Independent Director||5.7yrs||€55.23k||0.00048% €16.9k|
|Deputy Chairman||1.6yrs||€32.20k||0.0024% €85.1k|
|Non-Voting Director||1.7yrs||€19.70k||0.0087% €306.4k|
Experienced Board: SPSA.F's board of directors are considered experienced (5.7 years average tenure).
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.
Sopra Steria Group SA's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Sopra Steria Group SA
- Ticker: SPSA.F
- Exchange: OTCPK
- Founded: 1968
- Industry: IT Consulting and Other Services
- Sector: Software
- Market Cap: €3.252b
- Listing Market Cap: €3.530b
- Shares outstanding: 20.90m
- Website: https://www.soprasteria.com
Number of Employees
- Sopra Steria Group SA
- 6 avenue Kleber
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|SOP||ENXTPA (Euronext Paris)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||FR||EUR||Jan 1992|
|0NJQ||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||EUR||Jan 1992|
|SPSA.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||US||USD||Jan 1992|
|OR8||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Jan 1992|
|SOPP||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||EUR||Jan 1992|
Sopra Steria Group SA provides consulting, systems integration, software, and other solutions in France and internationally. The company operates in fives segments: France, United Kingdom, Other Europe, Sopra Banking Software, and Other Solutions. It offers consulting services, including customer excellence, human resource, and information technology consulting services for large companies and public institutions; systems integration services from the consultancy stage through to designing and deploying solutions; and cybersecurity services, such as end-to-end security for the transformation ranging from business processes to infrastructures by constantly anticipating emerging threats and risks. The company also provides software for banks and financial institutions, human resources, and property management; business process services; and infrastructure management services. It serves aerospace, insurance and social welfare, banking, defense, retail, energy utilities, homeland security, and transport industries, as well as telecommunications, media, and entertainment industries; and the public sector. Sopra Steria Group SA was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Paris, France.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/02/25 01:15|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/02/21 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.