WBAG:VST

Stock Analysis Report

VST Building Technologies

Executive Summary

VST Building Technologies AG produces, assembles, and installs composite formwork systems primarily for the residential construction industry in Austria.

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Fundamentals

Reasonable growth potential with questionable track record.

Share Price & News

How has VST Building Technologies's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events


Market Performance


7 Day Return

0.5%

VST

2.5%

AT Construction

1.6%

AT Market


1 Year Return

n/a

VST

10.9%

AT Construction

-4.5%

AT Market

Return vs Industry: Insufficient data to determine how VST performed against the Austrian Construction industry.

Return vs Market: Insufficient data to determine how VST performed against the Austrian Market.


Shareholder returns

VSTIndustryMarket
7 Day0.5%2.5%1.6%
30 Day0.5%-0.4%-1.6%
90 Day0.5%-0.6%-0.1%
1 Yearn/a14.8%10.9%-1.0%-4.5%
3 Yearn/a27.6%15.9%44.1%31.0%
5 Yearn/a70.3%37.8%69.3%44.9%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is VST Building Technologies's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


Simply Wall St News

Valuation

Is VST Building Technologies undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

16.96x

Price to Earnings (PE) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Undervalued: Insufficient data to calculate VST's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.

Significantly Undervalued: Insufficient data to calculate VST's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: VST is poor value based on its PE Ratio (17x) compared to the Construction industry average (9.4x).

PE vs Market: VST is poor value based on its PE Ratio (17x) compared to the Austrian market (14x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

Low PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate VST's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: VST is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (2.1x) compared to the AT Construction industry average (1.2x).


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Future Growth

How is VST Building Technologies forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?

12.3%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: VST's forecast earnings growth (12.3% per year) is above the savings rate (0.5%).

Earnings vs Market: VST's earnings (12.3% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the Austrian market (8.5% per year).

High Growth Earnings: VST's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.

Revenue vs Market: VST's revenue (31.6% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Austrian market (3% per year).

High Growth Revenue: VST's revenue (31.6% per year) is forecast to grow faster than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

High Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if VST's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time


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Past Performance

How has VST Building Technologies performed over the past 5 years?

10.1%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: VST's earnings have grown by 10.1% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: VST has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: VST has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Construction industry (8.1%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: VST's Return on Equity (12.2%) is considered low.


Return on Assets

ROA vs Industry: VST has a higher Return on Assets than the Construction industry average last year.


Return on Capital Employed

ROCE Improving: VST is currently unprofitable, so its Return on Capital Employed is negative.


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Financial Health

How is VST Building Technologies's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: VST's short term assets (€9.2M) do not cover its short term liabilities (€13.5M)

Long Term Liabilities: VST's short term assets (9.2M) exceeds its long term liabilities (531.0K)


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: VST's debt to equity ratio (96.7%) is considered high

Reducing Debt: VST's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 260.8% to 96.7% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: VST's operating cash flow is negative, therefore debt is not well covered.

Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if VST's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.


Balance Sheet

Inventory Level: VST has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.

Debt Coverage by Assets: VST's debt is not covered by short term assets (assets are 0.9x debt).


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Dividend

What is VST Building Technologies's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

companyn/amarketbottom25%1.6%markettop25%4.5%industryaverage3.5%forecastin3Yearsn/a

Current dividend yield vs market & industry


Stability and Growth of Payments

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate VST's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate VST's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if VST's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if VST's dividend payments have been increasing.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of VST's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Austrian market.


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Management

What is the CEO of VST Building Technologies's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?


CEO

Siegfried Gassner 0

0yrs

Tenure

0

Engineer. Siegfried Gassner serves as Chief Executive Officer and Member of the Management Board at VST Building Technologies AG. 


Insider Trading

Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Ownership Breakdown


Management Team

  • Siegfried Gassner

    Chief Executive Officer and Member of the Management Board

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Kamil Kowalewski

    Chief Financial Officer and Member of the Management Board

    • Tenure: 0yrs

Board Members

  • Michael Müller

    Chairman of The Supervisory Board

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Richard Fluck

    Vice-Chairman of the Supervisory Board

    • Tenure: 4.9yrs
  • Martin Remes

    Member of the Supervisory Board

    • Tenure: 4.6yrs

Company Information

VST Building Technologies AG's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: VST Building Technologies AG
  • Ticker: VST
  • Exchange: WBAG
  • Founded:
  • Industry: Construction and Engineering
  • Sector: Capital Goods
  • Market Cap: €21.167m
  • Shares outstanding: 506.38k
  • Website: https://www.vstbuildingtechnologies.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • VST Building Technologies AG
  • Castle Leopoldsdorf
  • Feuerwehrstrasse 17
  • Leopoldsdorf
  • Lower Austria
  • 2333
  • Austria

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
VSTWBAG (Wiener Boerse AG)YesBearer SharesATEURFeb 2019

Biography

VST Building Technologies AG produces, assembles, and installs composite formwork systems primarily for the residential construction industry in Austria. The company offers walls, ceilings, slabs, fixtures ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2019/10/14 22:07
End of Day Share Price2019/10/14 00:00
Earnings2018/12/31
Annual Earnings2018/12/31


Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.