Veolia Environnement S.A. designs and provides water, waste, and energy management solutions worldwide.
Questionable track record unattractive dividend payer.
Share Price & News
How has Veolia Environnement's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: VEOE.F has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
US Integrated Utilities
1 Year Return
US Integrated Utilities
Return vs Industry: VEOE.F exceeded the US Integrated Utilities industry which returned 17.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: VEOE.F exceeded the US Market which returned 19.3% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Veolia Environnement's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Veolia Environnement 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: VEOE.F ($30.15) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($33.81)
Significantly Below Fair Value: VEOE.F is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: VEOE.F is poor value based on its PE Ratio (35x) compared to the Integrated Utilities industry average (21.6x).
PE vs Market: VEOE.F is poor value based on its PE Ratio (35x) compared to the US market (18.5x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: VEOE.F is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (4.6x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: VEOE.F is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (2.8x) compared to the US Integrated Utilities industry average (2.3x).
How is Veolia Environnement forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 13 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: VEOE.F's forecast earnings growth (7.7% per year) is above the savings rate (1.7%).
Earnings vs Market: VEOE.F's earnings (7.7% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (14.2% per year).
High Growth Earnings: VEOE.F's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: VEOE.F's revenue (3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (7.6% per year).
High Growth Revenue: VEOE.F's revenue (3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: VEOE.F's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (13.3%).
How has Veolia Environnement performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: VEOE.F has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: VEOE.F's current net profit margins (1.7%) are lower than last year (2.2%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: VEOE.F's earnings have grown by 16% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: VEOE.F's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: VEOE.F had negative earnings growth (-17.1%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Integrated Utilities industry average (3.5%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: VEOE.F's Return on Equity (10.1%) is considered low.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is Veolia Environnement's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: VEOE.F's short term assets (€15.6B) do not cover its short term liabilities (€16.3B).
Long Term Liabilities: VEOE.F's short term assets (€15.6B) do not cover its long term liabilities (€15.9B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: VEOE.F's debt to equity ratio (220.1%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: VEOE.F's debt to equity ratio has increased from 119.4% to 220.1% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: VEOE.F's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (15.6%).
Interest Coverage: VEOE.F's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (3x coverage).
Inventory Level: VEOE.F has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: VEOE.F's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 1x debt).
What is Veolia Environnement's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: VEOE.F's dividend (3.19%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.44%).
High Dividend: VEOE.F's dividend (3.19%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.71%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: VEOE.F's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: VEOE.F's dividend payments have fallen over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its high payout ratio (111.5%), VEOE.F's dividend payments are not well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: VEOE.F's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (75.5% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Antoine Frérot (61yo)
Mr. Antoine Frérot serves as the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Veolia Komodity CR, s.r.o. Mr. Frérot serves as the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Veolia Environmental Services North Amer ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Antoine's total compensation ($USD3.18M) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD10.79M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Antoine's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Chairman & CEO||10.3yrs||€2.94m||0.0071% €1.2m|
|Chief Financial Officer||1.3yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Operating Officer||1.4yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior VP of Information Systems & Technology? and CIO||2.1yrs||no data||no data|
|Head of Investor Relations||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Legal Officer||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Compliance Officer||2.1yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior VP of Communications and Advisor to the Chairman & CEO||2.1yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Executive Vice President of Human Resources||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Executive Vice President of Development||0yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: VEOE.F's management team is considered experienced (2.1 years average tenure).
|Chairman & CEO||10.3yrs||€2.94m||0.0071% €1.2m|
|Vice Chairman||6.8yrs||€122.88k||0.0056% €970.1k|
|Independent Director||3.8yrs||€69.71k||0.00018% €31.1k|
|Independent Director||7.8yrs||€68.24k||0.00039% €67.4k|
|Senior Independent Director||2.3yrs||€104.52k||0.00054% €93.4k|
|Independent Director||7.8yrs||€97.45k||0.00015% €25.9k|
|Independent Director||7.9yrs||€37.00k||no data|
|Independent Director||7.2yrs||€55.80k||0.00014% €24.2k|
|Representative Director||5.3yrs||€48.40k||no data|
Experienced Board: VEOE.F's board of directors are considered experienced (7.5 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.
Veolia Environnement S.A.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Veolia Environnement S.A.
- Ticker: VEOE.F
- Exchange: OTCPK
- Founded: 1853
- Industry: Multi-Utilities
- Sector: Utilities
- Market Cap: €16.018b
- Listing Market Cap: €17.292b
- Shares outstanding: 554.82m
- Website: https://www.veolia.com/fr
Number of Employees
- Veolia Environnement S.A.
- 30, rue Madeleine-Vionnet
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|VEOE.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||US||USD||Jul 2000|
|VIE||ENXTPA (Euronext Paris)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||FR||EUR||Jul 2000|
|VVD||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Jul 2000|
|0NY8||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||EUR||Jul 2000|
|VIEP||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||EUR||Jul 2000|
|VVD||XTRA (XETRA Trading Platform)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Jul 2000|
|VIE||WBAG (Wiener Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||AT||EUR||Jul 2000|
|VIE||SWX (SIX Swiss Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||CH||CHF||Jul 2000|
|VVD||ETLX (Eurotlx)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||IT||EUR||Jul 2000|
|VIE N||BMV (Bolsa Mexicana de Valores)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||MX||MXN||Jul 2000|
|VEOE.Y||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||SPONSORED ADR||US||USD||Oct 2001|
|VVDH||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||SPONSORED ADR||DE||EUR||Oct 2001|
|VVDH||BST (Boerse-Stuttgart)||SPONSORED ADR||DE||EUR||Oct 2001|
|A1HEWB||BST (Boerse-Stuttgart)||4.45%-VAR SUB NTS PERP EUR1000||DE||EUR||Jan 2013|
Veolia Environnement S.A. designs and provides water, waste, and energy management solutions worldwide. The company is involved in the resource management, production, and delivery of drinking water and industrial process water; collection, treatment, and recycling of wastewater, including the treatment and recovery of waste; and design and construction of treatment and network infrastructure. It also provides waste collection, waste material recovery, waste-to-energy, organic waste material recovery, hazardous waste treatment, dismantling and remediation, urban cleaning, and industrial maintenance and cleaning services. In addition, the company engages in the operation and maintenance of heating and cooling networks; development of energy services to reduce the energy consumption and CO2 emissions of buildings; and optimization of industrial utilities, as well as energy use related to processes and industrial buildings. It offers drinking water to 95 million people; wastewater treatment services to 63 million people; and waste collection services to 43 million people, as well as supplies heating to approximately 8.4 million people. The company was formerly known as Vivendi Environnement and changed its name to Veolia Environnement S.A. in 2003. Veolia Environnement S.A. was founded in 1853 and is headquartered in Aubervilliers, France.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/02/21 00:08|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/02/13 00:00|
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