Nokia OyjFind Ratings Reports
NOKIA CORP's gross profit margin for the first quarter of its fiscal year 2018 is essentially unchanged when compared to the same period a year ago. Sales and net income have grown, and although the growth in revenues has outpaced the average competitor within the industry, the net income growth has not. NOKIA CORP has average liquidity. Currently, the Quick Ratio is 1.14 which shows that technically this company has the ability to cover short-term cash needs. The company's liquidity has decreased from the same period last year.
During the same period, stockholders' equity ("net worth") has decreased by 6.08% from the same quarter last year. Together, the key liquidity measurements indicate that it is relatively unlikely that the company will face financial difficulties in the near future.
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|Income Statement||Q1 FY18||Q1 FY17|
|Net Sales ($mil)||6072.53||5765.15|
|Net Income ($mil)||-231.62||-522.06|
|Balance Sheet||Q1 FY18||Q1 FY17|
|Cash & Equiv. ($mil)||9729.1||9435.64|
|Total Assets ($mil)||48370.78||47692.75|
|Total Debt ($mil)||4583.04||4719.96|
|Profitability||Q1 FY18||Q1 FY17|
|Gross Profit Margin||46.89||48.23|
|Return on Assets||-3.11||-1.33|
|Return on Equity||-8.72||-2.83|
|Debt||Q1 FY18||Q1 FY17|
|Share Data||Q1 FY18||Q1 FY17|
|Shares outstanding (mil)||5587.55||5682.75|
|Div / share||0.0||0.0|
|Book value / share||3.48||3.65|
|Institutional Own %||n/a||n/a|
|Avg Daily Volume||1.4516225E7||1.6518904E7|
HOLD. This stock’s P/E ratio is negative, making its value useless in the assessment of premium or discount valuation, only displaying that the company has negative earnings per share. For additional comparison, its price-to-book ratio of 1.75 indicates a significant discount versus the S&P 500 average of 3.29 and a significant discount versus the industry average of 5.81. The price-to-sales ratio is well below both the S&P 500 average and the industry average, indicating a discount. After reviewing these and other key valuation criteria, NOKIA CORP proves to trade at a discount to investment alternatives within the industry.
|NOK NM||Peers 43.04||NOK 13.43||Peers 17.45|
Neutral. The absence of a valid P/E ratio happens when a stock can not be valued on the basis of a negative stream of earnings.
NOK's P/E is negative making this valuation measure meaningless.
Discount. The P/CF ratio, a stock’s price divided by the company's cash flow from operations, is useful for comparing companies with different capital requirements or financing structures.
NOK is trading at a discount to its peers.
|NOK 15.67||Peers 23.85||NOK NA||Peers 0.91|
Average. An average price-to-projected earnings ratio can signify an industry neutral stock price and average future growth expectations.
NOK is trading at a valuation on par with its peers.
Neutral. The PEG ratio is the stock’s P/E divided by the consensus estimate of long-term earnings growth. Faster growth can justify higher price multiples.
Ratio not available.
|NOK 1.75||Peers 5.81||NOK -222.22||Peers -79.90|
Discount. A lower price-to-book ratio makes a stock more attractive to investors seeking stocks with lower market values per dollar of equity on the balance sheet.
NOK is trading at a significant discount to its peers.
Lower. Elevated earnings growth rates can lead to capital appreciation and justify higher price-to-earnings ratios.
However, NOK is expected to significantly trail its peers on the basis of its earnings growth rate.
|NOK 1.21||Peers 4.22||NOK 14.43||Peers 6.26|
Discount. In the absence of P/E and P/B multiples, the price-to-sales ratio can display the value investors are placing on each dollar of sales.
NOK is trading at a significant discount to its industry on this measurement.
Higher. A sales growth rate that exceeds the industry implies that a company is gaining market share.
NOK has a sales growth rate that significantly exceeds its peers.