Huber+Suhner AG develops, manufactures, and sells components and system solutions for electrical and optical connectivity worldwide.
Flawless balance sheet with solid track record and pays a dividend.
Share Price & News
How has Huber+Suhner's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: HUBN has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: HUBN underperformed the Swiss Electrical industry which returned 14.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: HUBN underperformed the Swiss Market which returned 16.2% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Huber+Suhner's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
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Is Huber+Suhner undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: HUBN (CHF71.7) is trading above our estimate of fair value (CHF41.23)
Significantly Below Fair Value: HUBN is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: HUBN is good value based on its PE Ratio (20.8x) compared to the Electrical industry average (23.6x).
PE vs Market: HUBN is good value based on its PE Ratio (20.8x) compared to the Swiss market (21.1x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: HUBN is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (5.4x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: HUBN is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (2.3x) compared to the CH Electrical industry average (2.1x).
How is Huber+Suhner forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 5 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: HUBN's forecast earnings growth (3.9% per year) is above the savings rate (-0.6%).
Earnings vs Market: HUBN's earnings (3.9% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the Swiss market (10.5% per year).
High Growth Earnings: HUBN's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: HUBN's revenue (4.8% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Swiss market (3.3% per year).
High Growth Revenue: HUBN's revenue (4.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: HUBN's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (9.1%).
How has Huber+Suhner performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: HUBN has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: HUBN's current net profit margins (7.8%) are higher than last year (6%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: HUBN's earnings have grown by 7.9% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: HUBN's earnings growth over the past year (34.7%) exceeds its 5-year average (7.9% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: HUBN earnings growth over the past year (34.7%) exceeded the Electrical industry 3.3%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: HUBN's Return on Equity (11.1%) is considered low.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is Huber+Suhner's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: HUBN's short term assets (CHF539.5M) exceed its short term liabilities (CHF136.1M).
Long Term Liabilities: HUBN's short term assets (CHF539.5M) exceed its long term liabilities (CHF35.7M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: HUBN is debt free.
Reducing Debt: HUBN has not had any debt for past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: HUBN has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: HUBN has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
Inventory Level: HUBN has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: Insufficient data to determine if HUBN's debt is covered by short term assets.
What is Huber+Suhner's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Notable Dividend: HUBN's dividend (2.09%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Swiss market (1.74%).
High Dividend: HUBN's dividend (2.09%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Swiss market (3.38%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: HUBN's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: HUBN's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (43.4%), HUBN's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: HUBN's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (51% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Urs Ryffel (52yo)
Mr. Urs Ryffel has been the Chief Executive Officer at Huber+Suhner AG since April 1, 2017 and served as its Chief Operating Officer of Fiber Optics since 2007 until 2016. Mr. Ryffel Joined Huber+Suhner AG ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Urs's total compensation ($USD1.34M) is about average for companies of similar size in the Swiss market ($USD1.25M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Urs's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.
|Chief Executive Officer||2.8yrs||CHF1.31m||1.08% CHF15.1m|
|Chief Financial Officer||9.8yrs||no data||0.062% CHF860.5k|
|COO & COO of Low Frequency||0yrs||no data||0.029% CHF401.6k|
|Head of Corporate Communications||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Operating Officer of Global Sales||4.8yrs||no data||0.027% CHF376.5k|
|Chief Human Resources Officer||4.6yrs||no data||0.018% CHF254.1k|
|Chief Operating Officer of Radio Frequency||7.6yrs||no data||0.059% CHF822.4k|
|Head Product Management & Development RF||7.6yrs||no data||no data|
|Head of R&D Low Frequency||15.5yrs||no data||no data|
|Head of R&D Fiber Optics||16yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: HUBN's management team is seasoned and experienced (7.6 years average tenure).
|Honorary Chairman||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Deputy Chairman||2.8yrs||CHF228.00k||0.095% CHF1.3m|
|Honorary Chairman||5.8yrs||no data||no data|
|Director||0.8yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Board: HUBN's board of directors are considered experienced (4.8 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.
Huber+Suhner AG's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Huber+Suhner AG
- Ticker: HUBN
- Exchange: SWX
- Founded: 1864
- Industry: Electrical Components and Equipment
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: CHF1.395b
- Shares outstanding: 19.45m
- Website: https://www.hubersuhner.com
Number of Employees
- Huber+Suhner AG
- Degersheimerstrasse 14
- Appenzell Ausser Rhoden
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|HUBN||SWX (SIX Swiss Exchange)||Yes||Registered Shares||CH||CHF||Jan 1992|
|HGUA||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Registered Shares||DE||EUR||Jan 1992|
|0QNH||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Registered Shares||GB||CHF||Jan 1992|
Huber+Suhner AG develops, manufactures, and sells components and system solutions for electrical and optical connectivity worldwide. It operates through three segments: Radio Frequency, Fiber Optics, and Low Frequency. The Radio Frequency segment develops and manufactures radio frequency and microwave products, including cables, connectors, cable assemblies, antennas, lightning protection, and passive and resistive components, as well as system solutions. The Fiber Optics segment offers cables, connectors, cable assemblies, and cable and distribution systems, as well as wavelength multiplexers and all-optical switches. The Low Frequency segment provides single cores, cables, cable assemblies, and hybrid cables and cable systems. The company is also involved cube optics, injection molding, plating, and polatis businesses. The company serves customers in the communication, transportation, and industrial markets. The company was founded in 1864 and is headquartered in Herisau, Switzerland.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/02/22 21:19|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/02/21 00:00|
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