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Cembra Money Bank SWX:CMBN Stock Report

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24 Jun, 2022


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CMBN fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth1/6
Past Performance3/6
Financial Health5/6

CMBN Stock Overview

Cembra Money Bank AG provides consumer finance products and services in Switzerland.

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Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Cembra Money Bank
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceCHF70.05
52 Week HighCHF106.50
52 Week LowCHF52.65
1 Month Change2.41%
3 Month Change5.82%
1 Year Change-34.16%
3 Year Change-25.60%
5 Year Change-22.77%
Change since IPO27.36%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

CMBNCH Consumer FinanceCH Market

Return vs Industry: CMBN exceeded the Swiss Consumer Finance industry which returned -40.3% over the past year.

Return vs Market: CMBN underperformed the Swiss Market which returned -15% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is CMBN's price volatile compared to industry and market?
CMBN volatility
CMBN Average Weekly Movement3.8%
Consumer Finance Industry Average Movement5.9%
Market Average Movement4.5%
10% most volatile stocks in CH Market7.6%
10% least volatile stocks in CH Market2.4%

Stable Share Price: CMBN is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Swiss stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.

Volatility Over Time: CMBN's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

1912916Holger Laubenthal

Cembra Money Bank AG provides consumer finance products and services in Switzerland. The company offers savings products, including medium-term notes and deposit accounts; loans comprising cash, consumer, personal, business, and auto loans; credit card receivables; and leasing services for new and used vehicles, including cars, light commercial vehicles, motorcycles, and caravans, as well as corporate leasing services. It also provides financial protection products in case of involuntary unemployment, accident, illness, or disability; travel and flight, and card protection insurance products; investment products; and credit cards, mobile payment, and e-services.

Cembra Money Bank Fundamentals Summary

How do Cembra Money Bank's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
CMBN fundamental statistics
Market CapCHF2.06b
Earnings (TTM)CHF161.50m
Revenue (TTM)CHF446.74m


P/E Ratio


P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
CMBN income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueCHF0
Gross ProfitCHF446.74m
Other ExpensesCHF285.24m

Last Reported Earnings

Dec 31, 2021

Next Earnings Date

Jul 21, 2022

Earnings per share (EPS)5.50
Gross Margin100.00%
Net Profit Margin36.15%
Debt/Equity Ratio207.6%

How did CMBN perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison



Current Dividend Yield


Payout Ratio
We’ve recently updated our valuation analysis.


Is CMBN undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score


Valuation Score 2/6

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Peers

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Industry

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • PEG Ratio

Key Valuation Metric

Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for CMBN?

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

CMBN key valuation metrics and ratios. From Price to Earnings, Price to Sales and Price to Book to Price to Earnings Growth Ratio, Enterprise Value and EBITDA.
Key Statistics
Enterprise Value/Revenuen/a
Enterprise Value/EBITDAn/a
PEG Ratio2.7x

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers

How does CMBN's PE Ratio compare to its peers?

CMBN PE Ratio vs Peers
The above table shows the PE ratio for CMBN vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPEEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average12.2x

Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: CMBN is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (12.7x) compared to the peer average (12.2x).

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does CMBN's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the Consumer Finance Industry?

Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: CMBN is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (12.7x) compared to the European Consumer Finance industry average (9.8x)

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is CMBN's PE Ratio compared to its Fair PE Ratio? This is the expected PE Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.

CMBN PE Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PE Ratio12.7x
Fair PE Ratio12.5x

Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: CMBN is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (12.7x) compared to the estimated Fair Price-To-Earnings Ratio (12.5x).

Share Price vs Fair Value

What is the Fair Price of CMBN when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.

Below Fair Value: CMBN (CHF70.05) is trading below our estimate of fair value (CHF97.18)

Significantly Below Fair Value: CMBN is trading below fair value by more than 20%.

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: CMBN is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (2.7x)

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Future Growth

How is Cembra Money Bank forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 4 analysts?

Future Growth Score


Future Growth Score 1/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts

Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: CMBN's forecast earnings growth (4.7% per year) is above the savings rate (-0.3%).

Earnings vs Market: CMBN's earnings (4.7% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the Swiss market (6.3% per year).

High Growth Earnings: CMBN's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.

Revenue vs Market: CMBN's revenue (3.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the Swiss market (4.3% per year).

High Growth Revenue: CMBN's revenue (3.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.

Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts

Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: CMBN's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (13.2%).

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Past Performance

How has Cembra Money Bank performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 3/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: CMBN has a high level of non-cash earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: CMBN's current net profit margins (36.1%) are higher than last year (34.7%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: CMBN's earnings have grown by 2.2% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: CMBN's earnings growth over the past year (5.6%) exceeds its 5-year average (2.2% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: CMBN earnings growth over the past year (5.6%) underperformed the Consumer Finance industry 25%.

Return on Equity

High ROE: CMBN's Return on Equity (13.5%) is considered low.

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Financial Health

How is Cembra Money Bank's financial position? (This company is analysed differently as a bank or financial institution)

Financial Health Score


Financial Health Score 5/6

  • Asset Level

  • Allowance for Bad Loans

  • Low Risk Liabilities

  • Loan Level

  • Low Risk Deposits

  • Level of Bad Loans

Financial Position Analysis

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Balance Sheet

Financial Institutions Analysis

Asset Level: CMBN's Assets to Equity ratio (5.9x) is low.

Allowance for Bad Loans: CMBN has a sufficient allowance for bad loans (249%).

Low Risk Liabilities: 54% of CMBN's liabilities are made up of primarily low risk sources of funding.

Loan Level: CMBN has an appropriate level of Loans to Assets ratio (87%).

Low Risk Deposits: CMBN's Loans to Deposits ratio (194%) is high.

Level of Bad Loans: CMBN has an appropriate level of bad loans (0.5%).

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What is Cembra Money Bank current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score


Dividend Score 4/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Future Dividend Coverage


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: CMBN's dividend (5.5%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Swiss market (2.06%).

High Dividend: CMBN's dividend (5.5%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the Swiss market (4.14%)

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, CMBN has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.

Growing Dividend: CMBN's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 8 years.

Current Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (70%), CMBN's dividend payments are covered by earnings.

Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: CMBN's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (70.5% payout ratio).

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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?


Average management tenure


Holger Laubenthal (49 yo)





Mr. Holger Laubenthal is a Member of Advisory Board at Crypto 1 Acquisition Corp. He has been the Chief Executive Officer and Member of Management Board of Cembra Money Bank AG since March 1, 2021. He serv...

CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Holger's total compensation ($USD1.38M) is about average for companies of similar size in the Swiss market ($USD1.35M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare Holger's compensation with company performance.

Leadership Team

Experienced Management: CMBN's management team is considered experienced (3.8 years average tenure).

Board Members

Experienced Board: CMBN's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.2 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.

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

Cembra Money Bank AG's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Cembra Money Bank AG
  • Ticker: CMBN
  • Exchange: SWX
  • Founded: 1912
  • Industry: Consumer Finance
  • Sector: Diversified Financials
  • Implied Market Cap: CHF2.058b
  • Shares outstanding: 29.39m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • Cembra Money Bank AG
  • Bändliweg 20
  • Zurich
  • Zurich
  • 8048
  • Switzerland


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/06/24 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/06/24 00:00
Annual Earnings2021/12/31

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.