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Executive Summary

Dätwyler Holding AG provides elastomer components for health care, mobility, oil and gas, and food and beverage industries worldwide. More Details


Earnings are forecast to grow 117.7% per year

Risk Analysis

No risks detected for DAE from our risk checks.

Snowflake Analysis

Reasonable growth potential with adequate balance sheet.

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Share Price & News

How has Dätwyler Holding's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?

Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: DAE is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Swiss stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.

Volatility Over Time: DAE's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.

Market Performance

7 Day Return




CH Machinery


CH Market

1 Year Return




CH Machinery


CH Market

Return vs Industry: DAE exceeded the Swiss Machinery industry which returned 6.3% over the past year.

Return vs Market: DAE exceeded the Swiss Market which returned -0.6% over the past year.

Shareholder returns

7 Day-0.2%-0.6%0.1%
30 Day2.6%3.9%4.7%
90 Day21.1%13.3%8.0%
1 Year54.1%50.8%10.9%7.3%2.5%-1.0%
3 Year30.3%22.8%4.4%-4.2%19.7%4.6%
5 Year120.7%102.0%75.0%51.9%50.5%25.7%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Dätwyler Holding's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?

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Is Dätwyler Holding undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?


Price to Book (PB) ratio

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: DAE (CHF255.5) is trading above our estimate of fair value (CHF178.75)

Significantly Below Fair Value: DAE is trading above our estimate of fair value.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: DAE is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the CH Machinery industry average.

PE vs Market: DAE is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Swiss market.

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

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

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: DAE is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (6.5x) compared to the CH Machinery industry average (2.5x).

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Future Growth

How is Dätwyler Holding forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 6 analysts?


Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts

Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: DAE is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (-0.3%).

Earnings vs Market: DAE is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.

High Growth Earnings: DAE's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: DAE's revenue (4.9% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Swiss market (4.6% per year).

High Growth Revenue: DAE's revenue (4.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.

Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts

Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: DAE's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (17.4%).

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Past Performance

How has Dätwyler Holding performed over the past 5 years?


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: DAE is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: DAE is currently unprofitable.

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: DAE is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 26.1% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare DAE's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: DAE is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Machinery industry (-15.9%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: DAE has a negative Return on Equity (-17.13%), as it is currently unprofitable.

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Financial Health

How is Dätwyler Holding's financial position?

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: DAE's short term assets (CHF487.7M) exceed its short term liabilities (CHF244.1M).

Long Term Liabilities: DAE's short term assets (CHF487.7M) exceed its long term liabilities (CHF178.8M).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: DAE's debt to equity ratio (38.7%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: DAE's debt to equity ratio has increased from 23.1% to 38.7% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: DAE's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (64.3%).

Interest Coverage: DAE is unprofitable, therefore interest payments are not well covered by earnings.

Balance Sheet

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What is Dätwyler Holding current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: DAE's dividend (1.17%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Swiss market (1.59%).

High Dividend: DAE's dividend (1.17%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Swiss market (3.76%).

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: DAE's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: DAE's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.

Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: DAE is paying a dividend but the company is unprofitable.

Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: DAE's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (41.4% payout ratio).

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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?


Average management tenure


Dirk Lambrecht (60 yo)





Mr. Dirk Lambrecht has been Chief Executive Officer at Dätwyler Holding Inc. since January 2017 and serves as Member of Executive Board . Mr. Lambrecht served as the Head of Sealing Solutions Division at D...

CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Dirk's total compensation ($USD2.91M) is about average for companies of similar size in the Swiss market ($USD2.28M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Dirk's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.

Leadership Team

Dirk Lambrecht
CEO & Member of Executive Board4yrsCHF2.59mno data
Walter Scherz
CFO & Member of Executive Board0.75yrno datano data
Torsten Maschke
Head of Business Area Industrial Solutions & Member of Executive Board4.25yrsno data0.0088%
CHF 383.1k
Frank Schon
Chief Technology Officer0.92yrno datano data
Dirk Borghs
Head of Business Area Healthcare Solutions0.92yrno datano data


Average Tenure


Average Age

Experienced Management: DAE's management team is not considered experienced ( 0.9 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.

Board Members

Claude Cornaz
CHF 453.5k
Roland Zimmerli
Honorary Chairman16yrsno datano data
Max Datwyler
Honorary Director22yrsno datano data
Paul Hälg
CHF 8.1m
Hanspeter Fässler
Vice Chairman4yrsCHF338.59k0.092%
CHF 4.0m
Zhiqiang Zhang
CHF 1.0m
Jens Breu
CHF 251.9k
Jurg Fedier
Director6yrsCHF283.75kno data
Gabriela Huber
CHF 1.9m
Hanno Ulmer
CHF 1.3m


Average Tenure


Average Age

Experienced Board: DAE's board of directors are considered experienced (5.5 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.

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

Dätwyler Holding AG's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Dätwyler Holding AG
  • Ticker: DAE
  • Exchange: SWX
  • Founded: 1915
  • Industry: Industrial Machinery
  • Sector: Capital Goods
  • Market Cap: CHF4.344b
  • Shares outstanding: 17.00m
  • Website: https://www.datwyler.com

Number of Employees


  • Dätwyler Holding AG
  • Gotthardstrasse 31
  • Altdorf
  • Uri
  • 6460
  • Switzerland


TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
DAESWX (SIX Swiss Exchange)YesBearer SharesCHCHFNov 1992
31D1DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesBearer SharesDEEURNov 1992
0QNJLSE (London Stock Exchange)YesBearer SharesGBCHFNov 1992


Dätwyler Holding AG provides elastomer components for health care, mobility, oil and gas, and food and beverage industries worldwide. The company operates in two divisions, Sealing Solutions and Technical ...

Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/01/20 00:42
End of Day Share Price2021/01/19 00:00
Annual Earnings2019/12/31

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.