Wienerberger AG produces and sells bricks, roof tiles, concrete pavers, and pipe systems in Austria and internationally. More Details
Established dividend payer with adequate balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Wienerberger's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: WIE is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Austrian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.
Volatility Over Time: WIE's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
AT Basic Materials
1 Year Return
AT Basic Materials
Return vs Industry: WIE matched the Austrian Basic Materials industry which returned -5.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: WIE exceeded the Austrian Market which returned -13% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Wienerberger's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StIs Wienerberger AG's (VIE:WIE) Recent Stock Performance Influenced By Its Financials In Any Way?
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StEarnings Beat: Wienerberger AG Just Beat Analyst Forecasts, And Analysts Have Been Updating Their Models
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StIs There Now An Opportunity In Wienerberger AG (VIE:WIE)?
Is Wienerberger undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: WIE (€23.24) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€39.61)
Significantly Below Fair Value: WIE is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: WIE is poor value based on its PE Ratio (30.4x) compared to the XE Basic Materials industry average (15.2x).
PE vs Market: WIE is poor value based on its PE Ratio (30.4x) compared to the Austrian market (19.2x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: WIE is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.5x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: WIE is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.4x) compared to the XE Basic Materials industry average (1.2x).
How is Wienerberger forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 9 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: WIE's forecast earnings growth (60.9% per year) is above the savings rate (0.5%).
Earnings vs Market: WIE's earnings (60.9% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the Austrian market (29.4% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: WIE's revenue (2.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the Austrian market (5.4% per year).
High Growth Revenue: WIE's revenue (2.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: WIE's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (11.3%).
How has Wienerberger performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: WIE has a large one-off loss of €114.6M impacting its September 30 2020 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: WIE's current net profit margins (2.6%) are lower than last year (6.2%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: WIE has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 32.1% per year.
Accelerating Growth: WIE's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: WIE had negative earnings growth (-59.5%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Basic Materials industry average (-7.8%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: WIE's Return on Equity (5.1%) is considered low.
How is Wienerberger's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: WIE's short term assets (€1.9B) exceed its short term liabilities (€981.4M).
Long Term Liabilities: WIE's short term assets (€1.9B) exceed its long term liabilities (€1.5B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: WIE's debt to equity ratio (61.1%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: WIE's debt to equity ratio has increased from 41.7% to 61.1% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: WIE's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (42.3%).
Interest Coverage: WIE's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (9.4x coverage).
What is Wienerberger current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: WIE's dividend (2.58%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Austrian market (1.39%).
High Dividend: WIE's dividend (2.58%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Austrian market (4.25%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: WIE's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: WIE's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: At its current payout ratio (78.4%), WIE's payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: WIE's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (36% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Heimo Scheuch (54 yo)
Mag. Dr. Heimo Scheuch has been the Chairman of Management Board for Wienerberger AG since July 31, 2009 and has also been its Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer since August 1, 2009. He also as...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Heimo's total compensation ($USD2.84M) is above average for companies of similar size in the Austrian market ($USD1.73M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Heimo's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Chairman of Managing Board||11.25yrs||€2.38m||0.14% |
|Member of the Managing Board||1.42yrs||€420.59k||0.00059% |
|Member of Management Board & CFO||0.67yr||no data||no data|
|Member of the Managing Board||0.25yr||no data||no data|
|Chief Information & Digital Officer||3.83yrs||no data||no data|
|Head of Investor Relations||0.83yr||no data||no data|
|Head of Corporate Legal Services||no data||no data||no data|
|Head of Corporate Communications||1.58yrs||no data||no data|
|Head of Corporate Development||0.83yr||no data||no data|
|Head of Corporate Human Resources||11.67yrs||no data||no data|
|Head of Corporate Public Affairs||no data||no data||no data|
|Head of Corporate Internal Audit||13.33yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: WIE's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.5 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
|Independent Member of Supervisory Board||6.5yrs||€77.33k||no data|
|Shareholder Representative Independent Chairman of Supervisory Board||1.08yrs||€92.76k||no data|
|Independent Member of Supervisory Board||9.5yrs||€102.05k||no data|
|Shareholder Representative Independent 1st Vice-Chairman||no data||€93.75k||0.0019% |
|Independent Member of Supervisory Board||1.5yrs||€52.24k||no data|
|Employee Representative Member of the Supervsiory Board||14.67yrs||no data||no data|
|Employee Representative Member of the Supervsiory Board||18.33yrs||no data||0.000010% |
|Shareholder Representative Independent 2nd Vice-Chairwoman||0.83yr||€80.09k||0.00089% |
|Independent Member of the Supervisory Board||3.5yrs||€86.49k||0.0020% |
|Employee Representative Member of Supervisory Board||1.5yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Board: WIE's board of directors are considered experienced (3.5 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Wienerberger AG's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Wienerberger AG
- Ticker: WIE
- Exchange: WBAG
- Founded: 1819
- Industry: Construction Materials
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: €2.609b
- Shares outstanding: 112.27m
- Website: https://www.wienerberger.com
Number of Employees
- Wienerberger AG
- Wienerbergerplatz 1
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|WBRB.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||US||USD||Jan 1992|
|WIE||WBAG (Wiener Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||AT||EUR||Jan 1992|
|WIB||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Jan 1992|
|0MKZ||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||EUR||Jan 1992|
|WIB||XTRA (XETRA Trading Platform)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Jan 1992|
|WIEV||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||EUR||Jan 1992|
|WIE||SWX (SIX Swiss Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||CH||CHF||Jan 1992|
|WIE||SEP (The Stock Exchange Prague Co. Ltd.)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||CZ||CZK||Jan 1992|
|WBRB.Y||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||SPONSORED ADR||US||USD||Nov 1996|
Wienerberger AG produces and sells bricks, roof tiles, concrete pavers, and pipe systems in Austria and internationally. It operates through Wienerberger Building Solutions, Wienerberger Piping Solutions, ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/11/30 20:46|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/11/30 00:00|
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