SNY : NYSE : Health Care
$45.35 | %
Today's Range: 0.0 - 0.0
Avg. Daily Volume: 1723000.0
03/28/17 - 4:01 PM ET

Financial Analysis

SANOFI's gross profit margin for the fourth quarter of its fiscal year 2016 has increased when compared to the same period a year ago. Even though sales decreased, the net income has increased.

During the same period, stockholders' equity ("net worth") has remained virtually unchanged only decreasing by 3.65% from the same quarter last year.

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Income Statement Q4 FY16 Q4 FY15
Net Sales ($mil)7932.148786.36
EBITDA ($mil)0.00.0
EBIT ($mil)1462.81353.64
Net Income ($mil)564.77242.91

Balance Sheet Q4 FY16 Q4 FY15
Cash & Equiv. ($mil)0.09947.93
Total Assets ($mil)110449.89111110.37
Total Debt ($mil)19604.5617975.99
Equity ($mil)60730.9863035.41

Profitability Q4 FY16 Q4 FY15
Gross Profit Margin63.059.28
EBITDA Margin0.00.0
Operating Margin18.4415.41
Sales Turnover0.330.34
Return on Assets4.494.18
Return on Equity7.637.59
Debt Q4 FY16 Q4 FY15
Current Ratio1.621.48
Interest Expense410.86175.05
Interest Coverage3.567.73

Share Data Q4 FY16 Q4 FY15
Shares outstanding (mil)2574.012603.48
Div / share0.00.0
Book value / share23.5924.21
Institutional Own % n/a n/a
Avg Daily Volume1693979.02446900.0


HOLD. The current P/E ratio indicates a significant discount compared to an average of 45.92 for the Pharmaceuticals industry and a value on par with the S&P 500 average of 26.33. To use another comparison, its price-to-book ratio of 1.89 indicates a discount versus the S&P 500 average of 2.93 and a significant discount versus the industry average of 12.52. The price-to-sales ratio is well above the S&P 500 average, but well below the industry average. Upon assessment of these and other key valuation criteria, SANOFI proves to trade at a discount to investment alternatives within the industry.

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  Price/Cash Flow
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SNY 24.73 Peers 45.92   SNY NA Peers 18.88

Discount. A lower P/E ratio than its peers can signify a less expensive stock or lower growth expectations.

SNY is trading at a significant discount to its peers.


Neutral. The P/CF ratio is the stock’s price divided by the sum of the company's cash flow from operations. It is useful for comparing companies with different capital requirements or financing structures.

Ratio not available.

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  Price to
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SNY 13.74 Peers 14.67   SNY 0.36 Peers 1.21

Average. An average price-to-projected earnings ratio can signify an industry neutral stock price and average future growth expectations.

SNY is trading at a valuation on par with its peers.


Discount. 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.

SNY trades at a significant discount to its peers.

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  Earnings Growth
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SNY 1.89 Peers 12.52   SNY -0.56 Peers -2.47

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.

SNY is trading at a significant discount to its peers.


Higher. Elevated earnings growth rates can lead to capital appreciation and justify higher price-to-earnings ratios.

SNY is expected to have an earnings growth rate that significantly exceeds its peers.

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  Sales Growth
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SNY 3.13 Peers 14.79   SNY -3.26 Peers 4.55

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.

SNY is trading at a significant discount to its industry on this measurement.


Lower. A sales growth rate that trails the industry implies that a company is losing market share.

SNY significantly trails its peers on the basis of sales growth



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