Stora Enso Oyj R

Stora Enso is a provider of renewable solutions in packaging, biomaterials, wooden constructions and paper on global markets. Co.'s reporting segments are: Consumer Board, which develops and provides consumer packaging boards for printing and packaging applications; Packaging Solutions, which develops fibre-based packaging; Biomaterials, which provides a variety of pulp grades for paper, board, tissue, textile and hygiene product producers; Wood Products, which provides wood-based solutions for building and housing; Paper, which provides paper solutions for print media and office use; as well as Other, which includes Co.'s shareholding in the energy company, Pohjolan Voima.
  • TickerSTERV
  • ISINFI0009005961
  • ExchangeNasdaq Nordic Helsinki
  • SectorForestry & Paper
  • CountryFinland

Analysts

Stora Enso – Proxinvest Corporate Governance Rating ® : B

Proxinvest Corporate Governance Rating ® helps investors integrate governance into their investment decision and identify governance risks and opportunities within their portfolio. Proxinvest Corporate Governance Rating ® Service rates European issuers through the analysis of four main themes : Ownership & Shareholder rights, Board & Committees, Audit & Process, Remuneration. Each theme is rated taking into account several comprehensive sub-categories. Our unique two-step process to achieve each rating includes a first step quantitative valuation and a second step qualitative filter...

Expert Corporate Governance Service (ECGS)

Stora- Enso,, March 14 2019

In general, Stora Enso is in compliance with the Finnish regulations relating to the organisation and procedures of the Annual General Meeting. Under ITEM 10, the shareholders nomination board proposes to increase the remuneration of the board of directors by somewhere between 3% and 10%. As ECGS considers the current fees of the board of directors already at the upper level of Finnish market practice for a company with the size and complexity of Stora Enso, it does not approve of any increases without adequate justification. Since the proposal is not adequately justified (i.e. not motivated ...

Henri Parkkinen

STORA ENSO - Favoured by prices, hampered by costs

With a more favourable environment, STORA ENSO OYJ improves to Slightly Positive

STORA ENSO OYJ (FI), a company active in the Paper industry, is favoured by a more supportive environment. The independent financial analyst theScreener has confirmed the fundamental rating of the title, which shows 3 out of 4 stars, as well as its unchanged, moderately risky market behaviour. The title leverages a more favourable environment and raises its general evaluation to Slightly Positive. As of the analysis date February 1, 2019, the closing price was EUR 11.50 and its potential was estimated at EUR 13.30.

Rob Hales

Morningstar | Big Miss for Stora in 4Q, but Mostly Temporary Factors

No-moat Stora Enso reported fourth-quarter EBIT of EUR 271 million, down 3% from 2017 and below our estimate, which was already well below consensus. However, some EUR 40 million in lost EBIT can be traced to operating issues at six different mills in the quarter, which should be temporary. Excluding those costs would bring EBIT much closer to consensus. With shares trading flat intraday, the market has given Stora a pass on the weak headline number. We don’t expect to make a material change to our EUR 9.50 fair value estimate. At current levels, the shares look moderately overvalued. While w...

Joan Sehim

STORA ENSO- 2Q18 Comments

Stora Enso, the Finish paper and packaging producer, has released good 2Q18 results with sales of €2,664m, up 5% yoy (+9% at constant currency and perimeter), and operational EBIT of €327m (12.3% margin) against €219m (8.7%) last year. The primary driver has been further increase in prices (+9% at the group level), reflecting both a tight supply and higher raw materials costs.

Joan Sehim

Stora Enso 1Q17 - Back to growth with reshaping plan, flattish 2Q17 expected

Stora Enso, the Finnish papermaker, reported solid 1Q17 results. For the first time in years, yoy sales grew +2% to €2.5bn, including +4% from volume and -2% from change in perimeter...

Stora Enso Oyj - December 2016 (LTM): Peer Snapshot

Peer Snapshot: Stora Enso Oyj - December 2016 (LTM) 28 March 2017 (in US millions) FYE Dec-14 FYE Dec-15 LTM Dec-16 FYE Dec-14 FYE Dec-15 LTM Dec-16 FYE Sep-15 FYE Sep-16 LTM Dec-16

Henri Parkkinen

STORA ENSO - Favoured by prices, hampered by costs

Rob Hales

Morningstar | Big Miss for Stora in 4Q, but Mostly Temporary Factors

No-moat Stora Enso reported fourth-quarter EBIT of EUR 271 million, down 3% from 2017 and below our estimate, which was already well below consensus. However, some EUR 40 million in lost EBIT can be traced to operating issues at six different mills in the quarter, which should be temporary. Excluding those costs would bring EBIT much closer to consensus. With shares trading flat intraday, the market has given Stora a pass on the weak headline number. We don’t expect to make a material change to our EUR 9.50 fair value estimate. At current levels, the shares look moderately overvalued. While w...

Rob Hales

Big Miss for Stora in 4Q, but Mostly Temporary Factors

No-moat Stora Enso reported fourth-quarter EBIT of EUR 271 million, down 3% from 2017 and below our estimate, which was already well below consensus. However, some EUR 40 million in lost EBIT can be traced to operating issues at six different mills in the quarter, which should be temporary. Excluding those costs would bring EBIT much closer to consensus. With shares trading flat intraday, the market has given Stora a pass on the weak headline number. We don’t expect to make a material change to ...

Henri Parkkinen

STORA ENSO - Pulp will set the direction

Rob Hales

Morningstar | Stora Enso's 3Q Profits Rise on Continued High Prices

Known as one of Europe’s largest paper companies, Stora Enso Oyj has ambitions to become a leader in forestry-based renewable materials. The company has made good progress toward this goal, although not totally of its own volition, as increasing digitisation has crushed demand for European graphic paper (negative 4.5% CAGR since 2007). Over the past decade, the paper segment’s contribution to Stora’s total sales has been cut by more than half to 24%. We see no end to the structural decline in the European paper market on the horizon, and this will remain a drag on Stora Enso’s profitability fo...

With a more favourable environment, STORA ENSO OYJ improves to Slightly Positive

STORA ENSO OYJ (FI), a company active in the Paper industry, is favoured by a more supportive environment. The independent financial analyst theScreener has confirmed the fundamental rating of the title, which shows 3 out of 4 stars, as well as its unchanged, moderately risky market behaviour. The title leverages a more favourable environment and raises its general evaluation to Slightly Positive. As of the analysis date February 1, 2019, the closing price was EUR 11.50 and its potential was estimated at EUR 13.30.

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Stora Enso – Proxinvest Corporate Governance Rating ® : B

Proxinvest Corporate Governance Rating ® helps investors integrate governance into their investment decision and identify governance risks and opportunities within their portfolio. Proxinvest Corporate Governance Rating ® Service rates European issuers through the analysis of four main themes : Ownership & Shareholder rights, Board & Committees, Audit & Process, Remuneration. Each theme is rated taking into account several comprehensive sub-categories. Our unique two-step process to achieve each rating includes a first step quantitative valuation and a second step qualitative filter...

Expert Corporate Governance Service (ECGS)

Stora- Enso,, March 14 2019

In general, Stora Enso is in compliance with the Finnish regulations relating to the organisation and procedures of the Annual General Meeting. Under ITEM 10, the shareholders nomination board proposes to increase the remuneration of the board of directors by somewhere between 3% and 10%. As ECGS considers the current fees of the board of directors already at the upper level of Finnish market practice for a company with the size and complexity of Stora Enso, it does not approve of any increases without adequate justification. Since the proposal is not adequately justified (i.e. not motivated ...

Expert Corporate Governance Service (ECGS)

Etude de l'AG du 27/04/2017

In general, Stora Enso is in compliance with the Finnish regulations relating the organisation and procedures of the Annual General Meeting.We recommend to vote in favour of all proposals.

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