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ESSITY A - Essity AB (publ) Share Price

SEK306 4.0  1.3%

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Consumer Defensives
Large Cap
Market Cap £18.28bn
Enterprise Value £23.18bn
Revenue £11.38bn
Position in Universe 26th / 1778
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1m -1.89%
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Financial Summary
Year End 31st Dec 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020E 2021E CAGR / Avg
87,997 98,519 101,238 109,265 118,500 128,975 129,499 133,160 +7.9%
+12.9 -20.8 +72.5 +4.8 +2.7 +18.9 +3.32
Balance Sheet
FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the three months ended 31 March 2020, Essity AB (publ) revenues increased 10% to SEK33.71B. Net income increased 85% to SEK3.24B. Revenues reflect Personal Care segment increase of 10% to SEK12.67B, Professional Hygiene segment increase of 16% to SEK7.96B. Net income benefited from Items affecting comparability - cost of decrease of 91% to SEK9M (expense), Items affecting comparability - sales, g decrease of 91% to SEK8M (expense).
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Profile Summary

Essity AB (publ) is a Sweden-based hygiene and health company that develops, produces, markets and sells personal care and tissue products. The Company conducts sales in about 150 countries under such brands, as TENA for incontinence products and Tork for Away-from-Home tissue, as well as under other brands, such as Bodyform, Velvet, Cushelle and Plenty. The Company’s medical brands comprise Leukoplast, Cutimed, JOBST, Delta Cast, Delta Lite and Actimove.

Last Annual December 31st, 2019
Last Interim March 31st, 2020
Public Since June 15, 2017
No. of Shareholders: 90,378
No. of Employees: 45,980
Sector Consumer Defensives
Industry Personal & Household Products & Services
Exchange OMX Nordic Exchange Stockholm (Dual Listing)
Shares in Issue 702,342,489
Free Float (0.0%)
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Frequently Asked Questions for Essity AB (publ)
What is the Essity AB (publ) share price?

As of 5:00pm, shares in Essity AB (publ) are trading at SEK306, giving the company a market capitalisation of £18.28bn. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the Essity AB (publ) share price performed this year?

Shares in Essity AB (publ) are currently trading at SEK306 and the price has moved by 2.72% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the Essity AB (publ) price has moved by 12.92% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for Essity AB (publ)?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for Essity AB (publ), there are there are currently 3 "buy" , 4 "hold" and 1 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for Essity AB (publ) is Hold. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will Essity AB (publ) next release its financial results?

Essity AB (publ) is scheduled to issue upcoming financial results on the following dates:

Interim results are scheduled for: 2021-03-31
What is the Essity AB (publ) dividend yield?

Essity AB (publ) does not currently pay a dividend.

Does Essity AB (publ) pay a dividend?

Essity AB (publ) does not currently pay a dividend.

When does Essity AB (publ) next pay dividends?

Essity AB (publ) does not currently pay a dividend.

How do I buy Essity AB (publ) shares?

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What is the market cap of Essity AB (publ)?

Shares in Essity AB (publ) are currently trading at SEK306, giving the company a market capitalisation of £18.28bn.

Where are Essity AB (publ) shares listed? Where are Essity AB (publ) shares listed?

Here are the trading details for Essity AB (publ):

Country of listing: Sweden
Exchange: STO
Ticker Symbol: ESSITY A
What kind of share is Essity AB (publ)?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, Essity AB (publ) is currently classified as a Super Stock. The classification is based on a composite score that examines a wide range of fundamental and technical measures. Stock are classified on the the following spectrum: Super Stocks, High Flyers, Contrarians, Turnarounds, Neutral, Value Traps, Momentum Traps, Falling Stars, and Sucker Stocks. For more information, learn about our StockRank Styles.

Is there a Essity AB (publ) share price forecast 2020?

Shares in Essity AB (publ) are currently priced at SEK306. At that level they are trading at 8.23% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 0.00.

Analysts covering Essity AB (publ) currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 16.773 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the Essity AB (publ) share price will go up?

An important predictor of whether a stock price will go up is its track record of momentum. Price trends tend to persist, so it's worth looking at them when it comes to a share like Essity AB (publ). Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been 14.98%. At the current price of SEK306, shares in Essity AB (publ) are trading at 0.73% against their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.

What is the Essity AB (publ) PE Ratio?

The Essity AB (publ) PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 18.81. The shares are currently trading at SEK306.

The PE ratio (or price-to-earnings ratio) is the one of the most popular valuation measures used by stock market investors. It is calculated by dividing a company's price per share by its earnings per share.

The PE ratio can be seen as being expressed in years, in the sense that it shows the number of years of earnings which would be required to pay back the purchase price, ignoring inflation. So in general terms, the higher the PE, the more expensive the stock is.

Who are the key directors of Essity AB (publ)?

Essity AB (publ)'s management team is headed by:

Par Boman - CHM
Ewa Bjorling - IND
Maija-Liisa Friman - IND
Magnus Groth - PRE
Orjan Svensson - DRC
Niclas Thulin - DRC
Fredrik Rystedt - CFO
Don Lewis - OTH
Pablo Fuentes - CEX
Donato Giorgio - OTH
Ulrika Kolsrud - OTH
Anna Savinger Aslund - SVP
Josephine Edwall-Bjorklund - SVP
Mikael Schmidt - SVP
Susanna Naumanen - DRC
Who are the major shareholders of Essity AB (publ)?

Here are the top five shareholders of Essity AB (publ) based on the size of their shareholding:

AB Industrivärden Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 55.07% (34.0m shares)
Norges Bank Investment Management (NBIM) Sovereign Wealth Fund
Percentage owned: 11.03% (6.81m shares)
AMF Pensionsförsäkring AB Pension Fund
Percentage owned: 7.69% (4.75m shares)
Livförsäkringsbolaget Skandia, ömsesidigt Insurance Company
Percentage owned: 3.25% (2.01m shares)
Stiftelsen Oktogonen Corporation
Percentage owned: 2.46% (1.52m shares)
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