Barco NV develops visualization solutions for the entertainment, enterprise, and healthcare markets worldwide.
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Share Price & News
How has Barco's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: BCNA.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 BCNA.F performed against the US Electronic industry.
Return vs Market: Insufficient data to determine how BCNA.F performed against the US Market.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Barco's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Barco 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: BCNA.F ($245.5) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($221.21)
Significantly Below Fair Value: BCNA.F is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: BCNA.F is poor value based on its PE Ratio (26.2x) compared to the Electronic industry average (17.3x).
PE vs Market: BCNA.F is poor value based on its PE Ratio (26.2x) compared to the US market (16.9x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: BCNA.F is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.6x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: BCNA.F is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3.6x) compared to the US Electronic industry average (1.8x).
How is Barco forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 3 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: BCNA.F's forecast earnings growth (16.8% per year) is above the savings rate (1.7%).
Earnings vs Market: BCNA.F's earnings (16.8% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (13% per year).
High Growth Earnings: BCNA.F's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: BCNA.F's revenue (6.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (7.6% per year).
High Growth Revenue: BCNA.F's revenue (6.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: BCNA.F's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (17.5%).
How has Barco performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: BCNA.F has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: BCNA.F's current net profit margins (8.8%) are higher than last year (7.3%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: BCNA.F's earnings have grown significantly by 59.6% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: BCNA.F's earnings growth over the past year (27.2%) is below its 5-year average (59.6% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: BCNA.F earnings growth over the past year (27.2%) exceeded the Electronic industry 13.1%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: BCNA.F's Return on Equity (13%) is considered low.
How is Barco's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: BCNA.F's short term assets (€781.2M) exceed its short term liabilities (€316.3M).
Long Term Liabilities: BCNA.F's short term assets (€781.2M) exceed its long term liabilities (€117.3M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: BCNA.F's debt to equity ratio (3.5%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: BCNA.F's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 14.2% to 3.5% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: BCNA.F's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (423.1%).
Interest Coverage: BCNA.F earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
Inventory Level: BCNA.F has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: BCNA.F's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 30.4x debt).
What is Barco's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: BCNA.F's dividend (1.33%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.59%).
High Dividend: BCNA.F's dividend (1.33%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.09%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, BCNA.F has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.
Growing Dividend: BCNA.F's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 9 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (34.9%), BCNA.F's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: BCNA.F's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (26.8% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Jan De Witte (55yo)
Mr. Jan De Witte has been the Chief Executive Officer at Barco NV since September 12, 2016. Mr. De Witte served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Healthcare IT at GE Healthcare Limited since ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Jan's total compensation ($USD1.80M) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD5.04M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Jan's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|CEO & Executive Director||3.4yrs||€1.64m||no data|
|Senior VP & CFO||3.4yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Global Operations||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Technology Officer||0.8yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior VP||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior VP & Chief Human Resources Officer||3.1yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior VP & GM of Healthcare Division||5.1yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Organizational Excellence||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior VP & GM of Enterprise Division||3.3yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Information Technologies||0yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: BCNA.F's management team is considered experienced (3.4 years average tenure).
|CEO & Executive Director||3.4yrs||€1.64m||no data|
|Honorary Chairman||5.1yrs||€205.00k||no data|
|Non Executive Director||7.3yrs||€49.80k||no data|
|Independent Director||4yrs||€58.05k||no data|
|Independent Non Executive Director||5.8yrs||€50.40k||no data|
|Independent Director||2.8yrs||€57.45k||no data|
|Non-Executive Chairman||5.1yrs||€120.00k||no data|
Experienced Board: BCNA.F's board of directors are considered experienced (5.1 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.
Barco NV's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Barco NV
- Ticker: BCNA.F
- Exchange: OTCPK
- Founded: 1934
- Industry: Electronic Equipment and Instruments
- Sector: Tech
- Market Cap: €2.510b
- Listing Market Cap: €2.755b
- Shares outstanding: 12.59m
- Website: https://www.barco.com
Number of Employees
- Barco NV
- Beneluxpark 21
- West Flanders
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|BCNA.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||US||USD||Nov 2000|
|BAR||ENXTBR (Euronext Brussels)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||BE||EUR||Nov 2000|
|BC1N||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Nov 2000|
|0KDK||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||EUR||Nov 2000|
|BARB||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||EUR||Nov 2000|
|BCNA.Y||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||ADR||US||USD||Oct 2008|
Barco NV develops visualization solutions for the entertainment, enterprise, and healthcare markets worldwide. The company operates through three divisions: Entertainment, Enterprise, and Healthcare. It offers cinema, installation, postproduction, rental, simulation, and virtual reality projectors; presentation switchers and screen management systems, scalers, and converters; LED image processing, and indoor LED displays; and laser, LCD, LED rear-projection, and LED video walls, as well as video wall controllers and upgrade kits. The company also provides wireless conferencing and collaboration solutions, including ClickShare, and wePresent. In addition, it offers 3D sound products; options and accessories, such as boards/cards, lamps, lenses, mechanics, sensors, and others; cinema software; visual display systems; and a portfolio of support, maintenance, training, and professional services. Further, the company provides collaborative learning solutions; critical decision making solutions, such as breakout and control rooms, field workers, and operators; networked solutions to distribute video and data over the standard IP network; A/V control solutions; and AV streaming hardware and software technologies for video streaming, recording, and device management over IP networks. Additionally, it offers software products for clinical collaboration; and medical display systems, as well as solutions for operating rooms. Barco NV was founded in 1934 and is headquartered in Kortrijk, Belgium.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/02/28 00:35|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/02/19 00:00|
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