SUN Stock Overview
Sulzer Ltd provides fluid engineering services in Switzerland and internationally.
No risks detected for SUN from our risk checks.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||CHF86.55|
|52 Week High||CHF144.40|
|52 Week Low||CHF81.05|
|1 Month Change||-1.76%|
|3 Month Change||-5.00%|
|1 Year Change||-12.04%|
|3 Year Change||-4.15%|
|5 Year Change||-23.48%|
|Change since IPO||119.67%|
Recent News & Updates
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|SUN||CH Machinery||CH Market|
Return vs Industry: SUN underperformed the Swiss Machinery industry which returned 13.4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SUN underperformed the Swiss Market which returned 14.7% over the past year.
|SUN Average Weekly Movement||4.0%|
|Machinery Industry Average Movement||4.6%|
|Market Average Movement||3.9%|
|10% most volatile stocks in CH Market||6.7%|
|10% least volatile stocks in CH Market||2.0%|
Stable Share Price: SUN is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Swiss stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.
Volatility Over Time: SUN's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Sulzer Ltd provides fluid engineering services in Switzerland and internationally. The company operates through Pumps Equipment, Rotating Equipment Services, Chemtech, and Applicator Systems divisions. It offers side-mounted horizontal and top-mounted vertical agitators, dynamic chemical mixers, and tower and tank flow management products; tower management systems; turbo compressors, aeration systems, and mechanical aerators; cartridges, mixers, dispensers, and accessories; process solutions; medium consistency products; pumping solutions and auxiliary equipment; and control and monitoring equipment.
Sulzer Fundamentals Summary
|SUN fundamental statistics|
Is SUN overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|SUN income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||CHF2.39b|
Last Reported Earnings
Jun 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
Feb 18, 2022
|Earnings per share (EPS)||4.55|
|Net Profit Margin||4.47%|
How did SUN perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
4.6%Current Dividend Yield
Is Sulzer 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: SUN (CHF86.55) is trading below our estimate of fair value (CHF94.6)
Significantly Below Fair Value: SUN is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SUN is good value based on its PE Ratio (19x) compared to the Swiss Machinery industry average (29x).
PE vs Market: SUN is good value based on its PE Ratio (19x) compared to the Swiss market (20.6x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: SUN is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (2.3x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SUN is good value based on its PB Ratio (2x) compared to the CH Machinery industry average (2.5x).
How is Sulzer 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: SUN's forecast earnings growth (8.1% per year) is above the savings rate (-0.3%).
Earnings vs Market: SUN's earnings (8.1% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the Swiss market (6.9% per year).
High Growth Earnings: SUN's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: SUN's revenue (2.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the Swiss market (4.9% per year).
High Growth Revenue: SUN'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: SUN's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (19.1%).
How has Sulzer performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SUN has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: SUN's current net profit margins (4.5%) are higher than last year (2.9%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SUN's earnings have grown by 13.2% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: SUN's earnings growth over the past year (47.6%) exceeds its 5-year average (13.2% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: SUN earnings growth over the past year (47.6%) underperformed the Machinery industry 47.6%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: SUN's Return on Equity (10.7%) is considered low.
How is Sulzer's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SUN's short term assets (CHF3.2B) exceed its short term liabilities (CHF2.1B).
Long Term Liabilities: SUN's short term assets (CHF3.2B) exceed its long term liabilities (CHF2.0B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SUN's net debt to equity ratio (30.4%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: SUN's debt to equity ratio has increased from 32.6% to 118.5% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: SUN's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (24.8%).
Interest Coverage: SUN's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (12.9x coverage).
What is Sulzer current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: SUN's dividend (4.62%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Swiss market (1.37%).
High Dividend: SUN's dividend (4.62%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the Swiss market (3.58%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: SUN's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: SUN's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: At its current payout ratio (87.8%), SUN's payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: SUN's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (59.1% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Greg Poux-Guillaume (51 yo)
Mr. Grégoire Poux-Guillaume, also known as Greg, has been the Chief Executive Officer at Sulzer, Ltd., since December 1, 2015 and was its Ad Interim Chief Financial Officer until 2018. Mr. Poux-Guillaume s...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Greg's total compensation ($USD5.85M) is above average for companies of similar size in the Swiss market ($USD1.37M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Greg's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: SUN's management team is seasoned and experienced (6.1 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: SUN'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.
Sulzer Ltd's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Sulzer Ltd
- Ticker: SUN
- Exchange: SWX
- Founded: 1834
- Industry: Industrial Machinery
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Implied Market Cap: CHF2.924b
- Shares outstanding: 33.79m
- Website: https://www.sulzer.com
Number of Employees
- Sulzer Ltd
- Neuwiesenstrasse 15
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/01/21 21:17|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/01/21 00:00|
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.