Schweiter Technologies AG engages in the development, production, and distribution of cast plastic sheets, composite panels, foam boards, and core materials for composite structures in Europe, the Americas, Asia, and internationally.
Flawless balance sheet average dividend payer.
Share Price & News
How has Schweiter Technologies's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: SWTQ's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: SWTQ exceeded the Swiss Building industry which returned 6.8% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SWTQ exceeded the Swiss Market which returned 3% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Schweiter Technologies's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StCould Schweiter Technologies AG's (VTX:SWTQ) Investor Composition Influence The Stock Price?
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StExamining Schweiter Technologies AG’s (VTX:SWTQ) Weak Return On Capital Employed
1 month ago | Simply Wall StDoes The Market Have A Low Tolerance For Schweiter Technologies AG's (VTX:SWTQ) Mixed Fundamentals?
Is Schweiter Technologies 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: SWTQ (CHF1106) is trading above our estimate of fair value (CHF806.64)
Significantly Below Fair Value: SWTQ is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SWTQ is poor value based on its PE Ratio (25.3x) compared to the Building industry average (24.3x).
PE vs Market: SWTQ is poor value based on its PE Ratio (25.3x) compared to the Swiss market (19.2x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: SWTQ is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (2.6x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SWTQ is good value based on its PB Ratio (2.2x) compared to the CH Building industry average (5.5x).
How is Schweiter Technologies 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: SWTQ's forecast earnings growth (9.6% per year) is above the savings rate (-0.2%).
Earnings vs Market: SWTQ's earnings (9.6% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the Swiss market (8.5% per year).
High Growth Earnings: SWTQ's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: SWTQ's revenue (2.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the Swiss market (2.4% per year).
High Growth Revenue: SWTQ'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: SWTQ's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (10.8%).
How has Schweiter Technologies performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SWTQ has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: SWTQ's current net profit margins (5.3%) are lower than last year (5.8%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SWTQ's earnings have grown by 7.4% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: SWTQ's earnings growth over the past year (3.9%) is below its 5-year average (7.4% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: SWTQ earnings growth over the past year (3.9%) underperformed the Building industry 4%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: SWTQ's Return on Equity (8.6%) is considered low.
How is Schweiter Technologies's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SWTQ's short term assets (CHF498.2M) exceed its short term liabilities (CHF152.1M).
Long Term Liabilities: SWTQ's short term assets (CHF498.2M) exceed its long term liabilities (CHF166.4M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SWTQ's debt to equity ratio (0.06%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: SWTQ's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 0.6% to 0.06% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: SWTQ's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (24418%).
Interest Coverage: SWTQ's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (22.6x coverage).
What is Schweiter Technologies's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: SWTQ's dividend (3.62%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Swiss market (1.93%).
High Dividend: SWTQ's dividend (3.62%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Swiss market (3.91%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: SWTQ's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: SWTQ's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its high payout ratio (91.5%), SWTQ's dividend payments are not well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: SWTQ's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (70.6% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Heinz Baumgartner (56yo)
Dr. Heinz O. Baumgartner has been the Group Chief Executive Officer of Schweiter Technologies AG since July 1, 2008 and its Director since April 8, 2020. Dr. Baumgartner served as the Chief Financial Offic ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Heinz's total compensation ($USD1.59M) is about average for companies of similar size in the Swiss market ($USD1.25M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Heinz's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Group CEO & Director||11.83yrs||CHF1.52m||0.017% CHF276.5k|
|Non-Executive Chairman||9yrs||CHF253.00k||5.86% CHF92.8m|
|Non-Executive Director||9.33yrs||CHF91.00k||0.0018% CHF27.7k|
|Non-Executive Director||9.33yrs||CHF91.00k||0.022% CHF353.9k|
|Non-Executive Director||6yrs||CHF91.00k||no data|
|Director||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Board: SWTQ's board of directors are considered experienced (9.2 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.
Schweiter Technologies AG's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Schweiter Technologies AG
- Ticker: SWTQ
- Exchange: SWX
- Founded: 1912
- Industry: Building Products
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: CHF1.584b
- Shares outstanding: 1.43m
- Website: https://www.schweiter.ch
Number of Employees
- Schweiter Technologies AG
- Hinterbergstrasse 20
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|SCWT.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Bearer Shares||US||USD||Jan 1992|
|SWTQ||SWX (SIX Swiss Exchange)||Yes||Bearer Shares||CH||CHF||Jan 1992|
|0QR1||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Bearer Shares||GB||CHF||Jan 1992|
|SN2||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Bearer Shares||DE||EUR||Jan 1992|
Schweiter Technologies AG engages in the development, production, and distribution of cast plastic sheets, composite panels, foam boards, and core materials for composite structures in Europe, the Americas, Asia, and internationally. It provides materials for sandwich constructions, principally for use in wind farms; and composite panels for facades and display applications in the display, architecture, wind energy, marine, transportation, and industrial markets. The company offers its products under the ALUCOBOND, AIREX, BALTEK, CRYLON, CRYLUX, DIBOND, FOREX, GATOR, KAPA, SINTRA, SMART-X, FOAMALITE, and PERSPEX brands. In addition, it is involved in the property management activities; and provision of management services. Schweiter Technologies AG was founded in 1912 and is headquartered in Steinhausen, Switzerland.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/05/31 20:58|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/05/29 00:00|
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