Villars Holding S.A. engages in the retail, catering, and real estate businesses in Switzerland.
Flawless balance sheet with solid track record.
Share Price & News
How has Villars Holding's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: VILN has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
CH Consumer Retailing
1 Year Return
CH Consumer Retailing
Return vs Industry: VILN underperformed the Swiss Consumer Retailing industry which returned 0.8% over the past year.
Return vs Market: VILN underperformed the Swiss Market which returned 3.6% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Villars Holding's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StWhy Villars Holding S.A.’s (VTX:VILN) Use Of Investor Capital Doesn’t Look Great
1 month ago | Simply Wall StDespite Its High P/E Ratio, Is Villars Holding S.A. (VTX:VILN) Still Undervalued?
2 months ago | Simply Wall StHere's Why Villars Holding (VTX:VILN) Can Manage Its Debt Responsibly
Is Villars Holding 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: VILN (CHF750) is trading above our estimate of fair value (CHF322.12)
Significantly Below Fair Value: VILN is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: VILN is poor value based on its PE Ratio (29.1x) compared to the Consumer Retailing industry average (19.7x).
PE vs Market: VILN is poor value based on its PE Ratio (29.1x) compared to the Swiss market (19.8x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate VILN's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: VILN is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.9x) compared to the XE Consumer Retailing industry average (1.6x).
How is Villars Holding forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Consumer Retailing industry annual growth in earnings
In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as Villars Holding has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.
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- Check out Villars Holding's track record over time to understand how much the company has returned to shareholders and its earnings growth rate in the past.
- Villars Holding competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
- Explore growth companies in the Consumer Retailing industry.
How has Villars Holding performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: VILN has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: VILN's current net profit margins (2.9%) are higher than last year (1.4%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: VILN's earnings have grown by 4.1% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: VILN's earnings growth over the past year (98.2%) exceeds its 5-year average (4.1% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: VILN earnings growth over the past year (98.2%) exceeded the Consumer Retailing industry 2.7%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: VILN's Return on Equity (3%) is considered low.
How is Villars Holding's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: VILN's short term assets (CHF42.2M) exceed its short term liabilities (CHF8.6M).
Long Term Liabilities: VILN's short term assets (CHF42.2M) exceed its long term liabilities (CHF13.8M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: VILN's debt to equity ratio (13.2%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: VILN's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 19.4% to 13.2% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: VILN's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (29.8%).
Interest Coverage: VILN's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (14.2x coverage).
What is Villars Holding's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: VILN's dividend (1.07%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Swiss market (1.94%).
High Dividend: VILN's dividend (1.07%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Swiss market (3.83%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: VILN's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: VILN's dividend payments have not increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (31%), VILN's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Jacques Stephan (71yo)
Mr. Jacques Stephan served as a Managing Director at Villars Holding SA.
|MD & Director||no data||CHF10.84k||no data|
|Vice Chairman||9.42yrs||CHF14.22k||no data|
|Non Executive Director||9.42yrs||CHF12.71k||no data|
Experienced Board: VILN's board of directors are considered experienced (9.4 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.
Villars Holding S.A.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Villars Holding S.A.
- Ticker: VILN
- Exchange: SWX
- Founded: 1970
- Industry: Food Retail
- Sector: Consumer Retailing
- Market Cap: CHF78.300m
- Shares outstanding: 104.40k
- Website: https://www.villarsholding.ch
Number of Employees
- Villars Holding S.A.
- Route Jo-Siffert 4
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|VILN||SWX (SIX Swiss Exchange)||Yes||Registered Shares||CH||CHF||Dec 1992|
|0QLJ||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Registered Shares||GB||CHF||Dec 1992|
Villars Holding S.A. engages in the retail, catering, and real estate businesses in Switzerland. It operates coffee bars and restaurants under the Pause-Café and Xpresso-Café brands. The company also operates Le Sous-Sol, a café, bar, and restaurant; and Le Centre, a bar and restaurant. In addition, it operates bakeries under the Suard name; and petrol stations with convenience shops and kiosks under the Restoshop name. Further, the company is involved in the management of commercial buildings, apartments, and parking spaces. Villars Holding S.A. was founded in 1970 and is headquartered in Givisiez, Switzerland.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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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.