Feintool International Holding AG, together with its subsidiaries, provides fineblanked, formed steel components, and stamped electro sheet metal products worldwide.
Good value with adequate balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Feintool International Holding's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: FTON's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: FTON underperformed the Swiss Machinery industry which returned 1.8% over the past year.
Return vs Market: FTON underperformed the Swiss Market which returned 3.6% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Feintool International Holding's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StThe Feintool International Holding (VTX:FTON) Share Price Is Down 64% So Some Shareholders Are Wishing They Sold
4 weeks ago | Simply Wall StWhat Kind Of Shareholder Owns Most Feintool International Holding AG (VTX:FTON) Stock?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StThese 4 Measures Indicate That Feintool International Holding (VTX:FTON) Is Using Debt Extensively
Is Feintool International Holding 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: FTON (CHF54.5) is trading below our estimate of fair value (CHF75.47)
Significantly Below Fair Value: FTON is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: FTON is poor value based on its PE Ratio (25.1x) compared to the Machinery industry average (19.4x).
PE vs Market: FTON is poor value based on its PE Ratio (25.1x) compared to the Swiss market (19.8x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: FTON is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.9x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: FTON is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.9x) compared to the CH Machinery industry average (2.1x).
How is Feintool International Holding forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 2 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: FTON's forecast earnings growth (28% per year) is above the savings rate (-0.2%).
Earnings vs Market: FTON's earnings (28% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the Swiss market (8.5% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: FTON's revenue (2.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the Swiss market (2.3% per year).
High Growth Revenue: FTON's revenue (2.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: FTON's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (6.2%).
How has Feintool International Holding performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: FTON has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: FTON's current net profit margins (1.7%) are lower than last year (4.5%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: FTON's earnings have declined by -2.6% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: FTON's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: FTON had negative earnings growth (-65.1%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Machinery industry average (0.5%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: FTON's Return on Equity (3.4%) is considered low.
How is Feintool International Holding's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: FTON's short term assets (CHF233.1M) exceed its short term liabilities (CHF165.6M).
Long Term Liabilities: FTON's short term assets (CHF233.1M) exceed its long term liabilities (CHF230.8M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: FTON's debt to equity ratio (49.1%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: FTON's debt to equity ratio has increased from 15.2% to 49.1% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: FTON's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (53.9%).
Interest Coverage: FTON's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (5.4x coverage).
What is Feintool International Holding's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: FTON's dividend (0.92%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Swiss market (1.94%).
High Dividend: FTON's dividend (0.92%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Swiss market (3.83%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: FTON is not paying a notable dividend for the Swiss market, therefore no need to check if payments are stable.
Growing Dividend: FTON is not paying a notable dividend for the Swiss market, therefore no need to check if payments are increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: FTON is not paying a notable dividend for the Swiss market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of FTON's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Swiss market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Knut Zimmer (56yo)
Mr. Knut Zimmer has been Chief Executive Officer and Head of System Parts segment at Feintool International Holding AG since January 01, 2018 and its Head of Business Unit System Parts Europe since August ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Knut's total compensation ($USD965.97K) is about average for companies of similar size in the Swiss market ($USD811.22K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Knut's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|CEO, Head of System Parts segment & Head of Business Unit System Parts Europe||2.42yrs||CHF923.99k||0.076% CHF204.2k|
|Chief Financial Officer||10.67yrs||CHF711.56k||0.083% CHF220.6k|
|Founder & Honorary Chairman||11.42yrs||CHF75.13k||no data|
|Chief Information Officer||no data||no data||no data|
|Chief Communications Officer||2.42yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Sales Officer||no data||no data||no data|
|Head of System Parts USA||no data||no data||no data|
|Head of System Parts Asia||no data||no data||no data|
|Head of Segment Fineblanking Technology||3.42yrs||no data||no data|
|Head of System Parts Europe||0.42yr||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: FTON's management team is considered experienced (2.4 years average tenure).
|Founder & Honorary Chairman||11.42yrs||CHF75.13k||no data|
|Non-Executive Chairman of the Board||11.42yrs||CHF700.21k||0.71% CHF1.9m|
|Non-Executive Director||3.42yrs||CHF50.00k||0.071% CHF189.7k|
|Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors||0.42yr||no data||no data|
|Non Executive Director||2.17yrs||CHF90.21k||no data|
|Non-Executive Director||0.17yr||no data||no data|
Experienced Board: FTON's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.8 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
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.
Feintool International Holding AG's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Feintool International Holding AG
- Ticker: FTON
- Exchange: SWX
- Founded: 1959
- Industry: Industrial Machinery
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: CHF267.331m
- Shares outstanding: 4.91m
- Website: https://www.feintool.com
Number of Employees
- Feintool International Holding AG
- Industriering 8
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|FTON||SWX (SIX Swiss Exchange)||Yes||Registered Shares||CH||CHF||Aug 1998|
|FTO||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Registered Shares||DE||EUR||Aug 1998|
|0QLM||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Registered Shares||GB||CHF||Aug 1998|
Feintool International Holding AG, together with its subsidiaries, provides fineblanked, formed steel components, and stamped electro sheet metal products worldwide. It operates through two segments, System Parts and Fineblanking Technology. The System Parts segment develops, produces, and sells high-precision system components and assemblies using fineblanking and forming technology, as well as electronic sheet stamping; and production-specific tools to third-party customers. The Fineblanking Technology segment develops, manufactures, and sells presses, tools, peripheral systems, and various related services. It provides its products for use in automobile industry, such as engine, chassis, transmission, safety systems, and seat mechanisms applications, as well as for application in mechanical engineering, electrical industry, tools and household, and medical technology. The company was founded in 1959 and is headquartered in Lyss, Switzerland. Feintool International Holding AG is a subsidiary of Artemis Beteiligungen I AG.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/06/05 11:53|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/06/04 00:00|
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