Dottikon Es Holding AG manufactures and sells performance chemicals, intermediates, and active pharmaceutical ingredients for the chemical and pharmaceutical industries in Switzerland and internationally.
Flawless balance sheet with solid track record.
Share Price & News
How has Dottikon Es Holding's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: DESN's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: DESN exceeded the Swiss Chemicals industry which returned 20.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: DESN exceeded the Swiss Market which returned 1.7% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Dottikon Es Holding's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
23 hours ago | Simply Wall StThe Dottikon Es Holding (VTX:DESN) Share Price Has Soared 332%, Delighting Many Shareholders
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StDottikon Es Holding AG's (VTX:DESN) Stock Is Going Strong: Is the Market Following Fundamentals?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StShould You Rely On Dottikon Es Holding's (VTX:DESN) Earnings Growth?
Is Dottikon Es 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: Insufficient data to calculate DESN's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate DESN's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: DESN is good value based on its PE Ratio (32.1x) compared to the Chemicals industry average (33.1x).
PE vs Market: DESN is poor value based on its PE Ratio (32.1x) compared to the Swiss market (19x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate DESN's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: DESN is good value based on its PB Ratio (2.6x) compared to the CH Chemicals industry average (4.4x).
How is Dottikon Es Holding forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Materials 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 Dottikon Es 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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How has Dottikon Es Holding performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: DESN has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: DESN's current net profit margins (19%) are higher than last year (11%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: DESN's earnings have grown significantly by 22.9% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: DESN's earnings growth over the past year (103%) exceeds its 5-year average (22.9% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: DESN earnings growth over the past year (103%) exceeded the Chemicals industry 10.1%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: DESN's Return on Equity (8.2%) is considered low.
How is Dottikon Es Holding's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: DESN's short term assets (CHF160.5M) exceed its short term liabilities (CHF51.7M).
Long Term Liabilities: DESN's short term assets (CHF160.5M) exceed its long term liabilities (CHF36.2M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: DESN is debt free.
Reducing Debt: DESN has not had any debt for past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: DESN has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: DESN has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Dottikon Es Holding current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate DESN's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate DESN'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 DESN's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if DESN's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: DESN is not paying a notable dividend for the Swiss market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of DESN's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Swiss market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Markus Blocher (49yo)
Dr. Markus Blocher, Dipl. Chem. ETH, Dr. sc. nat. ETH, Ph.D has been the Chief Executive Officer of Dottikon Es Holding Ag since 2003 and serves as its Chairman of the Board and Managing Director. Dr. Bloc ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Markus's total compensation ($USD616.29K) is below average for companies of similar size in the Swiss market ($USD1.14M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Markus's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Chief Financial Officer||14.17yrs||no data||0.056% CHF594.1k|
|Head of Processes & Technologies||0.50yr||no data||0.024% CHF256.7k|
|Head of Recruiting & Administration||no data||no data||no data|
|Head of Human Resources||3.25yrs||no data||0.0097% CHF103.7k|
|Head of Quality Management||21.5yrs||no data||0.024% CHF255.8k|
|Head of Business Development||11.5yrs||no data||0.10% CHF1.1m|
|Head of Purchasing||6.25yrs||no data||0.020% CHF209.1k|
|Head of Production||0.50yr||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: DESN's management team is seasoned and experienced (8.9 years average tenure).
|Non-Executive Director||9yrs||CHF27.00k||0.00048% CHF5.1k|
|Deputy Chairman||8yrs||CHF32.00k||0.0040% CHF42.5k|
Experienced Board: DESN's board of directors are considered experienced (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.
Dottikon Es Holding AG's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Dottikon Es Holding AG
- Ticker: DESN
- Exchange: SWX
- Founded: 1913
- Industry: Specialty Chemicals
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: CHF1.063b
- Shares outstanding: 1.25m
- Website: https://dottikon.com
Number of Employees
- Dottikon Es Holding AG
- Hembrunnstrasse 17
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|DESN||SWX (SIX Swiss Exchange)||Yes||Registered Shares||CH||CHF||Mar 2005|
|DTI||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Registered Shares||DE||EUR||Mar 2005|
|0QJU||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Registered Shares||GB||CHF||Mar 2005|
Dottikon Es Holding AG manufactures and sells performance chemicals, intermediates, and active pharmaceutical ingredients for the chemical and pharmaceutical industries in Switzerland and internationally. The company’s chemicals and intermediates include amines, anilines, azaindoles, benzimidazoles, benzoic acid derivatives, benzyl compounds, boron building blocks, chiral compounds, cyclohexane derivatives, cyclopropyl building blocks, indazoles, indoles, N-heterocycles, nitrate esters, nitroaromatic compounds, O-heterocycles, phenols and anisoles, and pyridine building blocks. It also provides Dottisol, an isosorbide dimethyl ether for application as a solubility enhancer in cosmetic, and pharma and agro products, as well as a performance additive in various industries. In addition, the company engages in the recycling and waste treatment activities; and provision of consulting services for investment companies. Dottikon Es Holding AG was founded in 1913 and is headquartered in Dottikon, Switzerland. Dottikon Es Holding AG is a subsidiary of EVOLMA Holding AG.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/07/07 20:53|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/07/07 00:00|
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