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Aluflexpack SWX:AFP Stock Report

Last Price

CHF17.94

Market Cap

CHF310.4m

7D

6.5%

1Y

-48.2%

Updated

11 Aug, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
AFP fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation3/6
Future Growth3/6
Past Performance2/6
Financial Health5/6
Dividends0/6

AFP Stock Overview

Aluflexpack AG provides flexible packaging products and solutions.

Aluflexpack Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Aluflexpack
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceCHF17.94
52 Week HighCHF38.30
52 Week LowCHF13.70
Beta0.89
1 Month Change9.93%
3 Month Change20.40%
1 Year Change-48.15%
3 Year Change-10.30%
5 Year Changen/a
Change since IPO-20.27%

Recent News & Updates

Mar 21
Earnings Miss: Aluflexpack AG Missed EPS By 22% And Analysts Are Revising Their Forecasts

Earnings Miss: Aluflexpack AG Missed EPS By 22% And Analysts Are Revising Their Forecasts

Investors in Aluflexpack AG ( VTX:AFP ) had a good week, as its shares rose 6.8% to close at CHF16.45 following the...

Dec 14
Is There Now An Opportunity In Aluflexpack AG (VTX:AFP)?

Is There Now An Opportunity In Aluflexpack AG (VTX:AFP)?

Aluflexpack AG ( VTX:AFP ), is not the largest company out there, but it received a lot of attention from a substantial...

Shareholder Returns

AFPCH PackagingCH Market
7D6.5%1.0%-0.2%
1Y-48.2%-19.5%-12.0%

Return vs Industry: AFP underperformed the Swiss Packaging industry which returned -19.8% over the past year.

Return vs Market: AFP underperformed the Swiss Market which returned -11.9% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is AFP's price volatile compared to industry and market?
AFP volatility
AFP Average Weekly Movement4.1%
Packaging Industry Average Movement4.8%
Market Average Movement4.5%
10% most volatile stocks in CH Market8.1%
10% least volatile stocks in CH Market2.4%

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

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

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
19871,339Johannes Steurerhttps://www.aluflexpack.com

Aluflexpack AG provides flexible packaging products and solutions. It offers aluminum containers; films and foils; lacquer foils; lids; pouches; and printed aluminum foils. The company offers its products for coffee and tea, confectionary, dairy, other food, non-food, pet food, and pharmaceuticals industries.

Aluflexpack Fundamentals Summary

How do Aluflexpack's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
AFP fundamental statistics
Market Cap€319.61m
Earnings (TTM)€14.00m
Revenue (TTM)€267.20m

22.8x

P/E Ratio

1.2x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
AFP income statement (TTM)
Revenue€267.20m
Cost of Revenue€175.68m
Gross Profit€91.52m
Other Expenses€77.52m
Earnings€14.00m

Last Reported Earnings

Dec 31, 2021

Next Earnings Date

Aug 23, 2022

Earnings per share (EPS)0.81
Gross Margin34.25%
Net Profit Margin5.24%
Debt/Equity Ratio9.7%

How did AFP perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison
We’ve recently updated our valuation analysis.

Valuation

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

Valuation Score

3/6

Valuation Score 3/6

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Peers

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Industry

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • Analyst Forecast

Key Valuation Metric

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

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

AFP 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/Revenue1.3x
Enterprise Value/EBITDA9.2x
PEG Ratio1.2x

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers

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

AFP PE Ratio vs Peers
The above table shows the PE ratio for AFP vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPEEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average29.1x
VETN Vetropack Holding
12.2x1.5%CHF776.1m
GURN Gurit Holding
44.6x32.6%CHF506.6m
STLN Swiss Steel Holding
12.1xn/aCHF847.3m
533080 Mold-Tek Packaging
47.6x26.5%₹30.2b
AFP Aluflexpack
22.8x19.2%CHF310.4m

Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: AFP is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (22.8x) compared to the peer average (29.1x).


Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does AFP's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the European Packaging Industry?

Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: AFP is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (22.8x) compared to the European Packaging industry average (16.5x)


Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is AFP'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.

AFP PE Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PE Ratio22.8x
Fair PE Ratio22.1x

Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: AFP is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (22.8x) compared to the estimated Fair Price-To-Earnings Ratio (22.1x).


Share Price vs Fair Value

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

Below Fair Value: AFP (CHF17.94) is trading below our estimate of fair value (CHF55.46)

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


Analyst Price Targets

What is the analyst 12-month forecast and do we have any statistical confidence in the consensus price target?

Analyst Forecast: Target price is more than 20% higher than the current share price, but there are not enough analysts covering the stock to determine statistical confidence in agreement.


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Future Growth

How is Aluflexpack forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 3 analysts?

Future Growth Score

3/6

Future Growth Score 3/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


19.2%

Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: AFP's forecast earnings growth (19.2% per year) is above the savings rate (-0.2%).

Earnings vs Market: AFP's earnings (19.2% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the Swiss market (8.8% per year).

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

Revenue vs Market: AFP's revenue (7.6% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Swiss market (4.3% per year).

High Growth Revenue: AFP's revenue (7.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: AFP's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (11.3%).


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Past Performance

How has Aluflexpack performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score

2/6

Past Performance Score 2/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


59.5%

Last years earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

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

Growing Profit Margin: AFP's current net profit margins (5.2%) are higher than last year (3.7%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: Insufficient data to determine if AFP's year-on-year earnings growth rate was positive over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: Insufficient data to compare AFP's past year earnings growth to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: AFP earnings growth over the past year (59.5%) exceeded the Packaging industry 10.4%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: AFP's Return on Equity (7.8%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is Aluflexpack's financial position?

Financial Health Score

5/6

Financial Health Score 5/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: AFP's short term assets (€121.9M) exceed its short term liabilities (€74.4M).

Long Term Liabilities: AFP's short term assets (€121.9M) exceed its long term liabilities (€45.6M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: AFP's net debt to equity ratio (1.1%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if AFP's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: AFP's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (218.2%).

Interest Coverage: AFP's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (10.5x coverage).


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is Aluflexpack current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score

0/6

Dividend Score 0/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Cash Flow Coverage

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate AFP's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate AFP's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if AFP's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if AFP's dividend payments have been increasing.


Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.


Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as AFP has not reported any payouts.


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Management

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

3.2yrs

Average board tenure


CEO

Johannes Steurer (39 yo)

9.75yrs

Tenure

Mr. Johannes Steurer, CFA serves as Chief Executive Officer and President of Management Board at Aluflexpack AG since Januray 01, 2022. He serves as Member of Management Board at Aluflexpack AG since Novem...


Board Members

Experienced Board: AFP's board of directors are considered experienced (3.2 years average tenure).


Ownership

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

Aluflexpack AG's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Aluflexpack AG
  • Ticker: AFP
  • Exchange: SWX
  • Founded: 1987
  • Industry: Metal and Glass Containers
  • Sector: Materials
  • Implied Market Cap: CHF310.362m
  • Shares outstanding: 17.30m
  • Website: https://www.aluflexpack.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Aluflexpack AG
  • Alte Aarauerstrasse 11
  • Reinach
  • Basel-Landschaft
  • 5734
  • Switzerland

Listings


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/08/11 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/08/11 00:00
Earnings2021/12/31
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.