EMS-CHEMIE HOLDING AG engages in the high performance polymers and specialty chemicals businesses worldwide.
Flawless balance sheet with proven track record and pays a dividend.
Share Price & News
How has EMS-CHEMIE HOLDING's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: EMSN has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: EMSN exceeded the Swiss Chemicals industry which returned 20.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: EMSN exceeded the Swiss Market which returned 1.7% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is EMS-CHEMIE HOLDING's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StEMS-CHEMIE HOLDING AG (VTX:EMSN) Is Employing Capital Very Effectively
1 month ago | Simply Wall StHow Much Of EMS-CHEMIE HOLDING AG (VTX:EMSN) Do Insiders Own?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StAre Robust Financials Driving The Recent Rally In EMS-CHEMIE HOLDING AG's (VTX:EMSN) Stock?
Is EMS-CHEMIE 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: EMSN (CHF747) is trading above our estimate of fair value (CHF359.33)
Significantly Below Fair Value: EMSN is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: EMSN is poor value based on its PE Ratio (33.1x) compared to the Chemicals industry average (33.1x).
PE vs Market: EMSN is poor value based on its PE Ratio (33.1x) compared to the Swiss market (19x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: EMSN's earnings are forecast to decline next year, so we can't calculate its PEG ratio.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: EMSN is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (10.5x) compared to the CH Chemicals industry average (4.4x).
How is EMS-CHEMIE HOLDING forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 6 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: EMSN's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-0.9% per year).
Earnings vs Market: EMSN's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-0.9% per year).
High Growth Earnings: EMSN's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: EMSN's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-0.2% per year).
High Growth Revenue: EMSN's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-0.2% per year).
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: EMSN's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (28.9%)
How has EMS-CHEMIE HOLDING performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: EMSN has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: EMSN's current net profit margins (23.9%) are higher than last year (22.1%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: EMSN's earnings have grown by 9.6% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: EMSN's earnings growth over the past year (1.4%) is below its 5-year average (9.6% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: EMSN earnings growth over the past year (1.4%) underperformed the Chemicals industry 10.1%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: EMSN's Return on Equity (31.6%) is considered high.
How is EMS-CHEMIE HOLDING's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: EMSN's short term assets (CHF1.5B) exceed its short term liabilities (CHF351.9M).
Long Term Liabilities: EMSN's short term assets (CHF1.5B) exceed its long term liabilities (CHF175.8M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: EMSN's debt to equity ratio (0.3%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: EMSN's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 0.9% to 0.3% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: EMSN's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (10774.8%).
Interest Coverage: EMSN's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (1549.4x coverage).
What is EMS-CHEMIE HOLDING current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: EMSN's dividend (2.68%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Swiss market (1.96%).
High Dividend: EMSN's dividend (2.68%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Swiss market (3.9%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: EMSN's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: EMSN's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (69.2%), EMSN's dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: EMSN's dividends in 3 years are not forecast to be well covered by earnings (97% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Magdalena Martullo-Blocher (51yo)
Ms. Magdalena Martullo-Blocher has been the Chief Executive Officer of EMS-Chemie Holding AG since January 1, 2004 and serves as its Member of Executive Management. Ms. Martullo-Blocher has been a Vice Cha ...
|Vice-Chairman||16.5yrs||no data||no data|
|CFO & Member of Executive Management||2.75yrs||no data||no data|
|Member of Executive Management||3.75yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: EMSN's management team is considered experienced (3.8 years average tenure).
|Vice-Chairman||16.5yrs||no data||no data|
|Non-Executive Chairman||12.92yrs||no data||no data|
|Non-Executive Director||1.92yrs||no data||no data|
|Non-Executive Director||5.92yrs||no data||no data|
|Non-Executive Director||6.92yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Board: EMSN's board of directors are considered experienced (6.9 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.
EMS-CHEMIE HOLDING AG's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: EMS-CHEMIE HOLDING AG
- Ticker: EMSN
- Exchange: SWX
- Founded: 1936
- Industry: Specialty Chemicals
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: CHF17.472b
- Shares outstanding: 23.39m
- Website: https://www.ems-group.com
Number of Employees
- EMS-CHEMIE HOLDING AG
- Via Innovativa 1
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|EMSN||SWX (SIX Swiss Exchange)||Yes||Registered Shares||CH||CHF||Sep 1992|
|0QM9||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Registered Shares||GB||CHF||Sep 1992|
|EMC1||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Registered Shares||DE||EUR||Sep 1992|
|EMSH.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Registered Shares||US||USD||Sep 1992|
EMS-CHEMIE HOLDING AG engages in the high performance polymers and specialty chemicals businesses worldwide. The company’s High Performance Polymers segment is involved in the manufacture and supply of high performance polyamides and polyamide materials; and supply of adhesives, sealants, and coatings, including application engineering systems. Its Specialty Chemicals segment develops, produces, and sells fibers, fusible adhesives, and adhesive yarns for technical and textile applications; adhesion promoters for the tire industry; powder coatings; and reactive diluents. EMS-CHEMIE HOLDING AG serves automotive, electro and electronic, industry and consumer goods, optic, and packaging markets. The company was founded in 1936 and is based in Domat/Ems, Switzerland. EMS-CHEMIE HOLDING AG is a subsidiary of EMESTA HOLDING AG.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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