Elma Electronic AG manufactures and sells electronic packaging products for the embedded systems market worldwide.
Adequate balance sheet with proven track record.
Share Price & News
How has Elma Electronic's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: ELMN has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: ELMN underperformed the Swiss Electronic industry which returned 39.8% over the past year.
Return vs Market: ELMN exceeded the Swiss Market which returned 18.9% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Elma Electronic's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StElma Electronic (VTX:ELMN) Shareholders Booked A 29% Gain In The Last Year
4 weeks ago | Simply Wall StIs Elma Electronic AG's (VTX:ELMN) 13% ROE Strong Compared To Its Industry?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StShould You Rely On Elma Electronic's (VTX:ELMN) Earnings Growth?
Is Elma Electronic 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 ELMN's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate ELMN's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: ELMN is good value based on its PE Ratio (20.3x) compared to the Electronic industry average (22x).
PE vs Market: ELMN is good value based on its PE Ratio (20.3x) compared to the Swiss market (20.4x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate ELMN's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: ELMN is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (2.7x) compared to the CH Electronic industry average (2.6x).
How is Elma Electronic forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Tech 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 Elma Electronic 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 Elma Electronic performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: ELMN has a high level of non-cash earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: ELMN's current net profit margins (3.4%) are higher than last year (2.7%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ELMN's earnings have grown significantly by 22.3% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: ELMN's earnings growth over the past year (24.9%) exceeds its 5-year average (22.3% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: ELMN earnings growth over the past year (24.9%) exceeded the Electronic industry -2.4%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: ELMN's Return on Equity (13.2%) is considered low.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is Elma Electronic's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: ELMN's short term assets (CHF64.8M) exceed its short term liabilities (CHF29.3M).
Long Term Liabilities: ELMN's short term assets (CHF64.8M) exceed its long term liabilities (CHF26.0M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: ELMN's debt to equity ratio (85.7%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: ELMN's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 98.7% to 85.7% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: ELMN's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (16.2%).
Interest Coverage: ELMN's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (13.5x coverage).
Inventory Level: ELMN has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: ELMN's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 2x debt).
What is Elma Electronic's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate ELMN's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate ELMN's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ELMN's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ELMN's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: ELMN is not paying a notable dividend for the Swiss market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of ELMN's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Swiss market.
What is the CEO of Elma Electronic's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?
Average board tenure
Fred Ruegg (65yo)
Mr. Fred Ruegg has been the Chief Executive Officer of Elma Electronic AG since September 1, 2013 and also serves as its Member of the Executive Board. Mr. Ruegg served as Regional Manager of Americas at E ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Fred's total compensation ($USD0.00) is below average for companies of similar size in the Swiss market ($USD714.12K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Fred's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Board Age and Tenure
Experienced Board: ELMN's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 15.8 years average tenure).
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.
Fred Ruegg (65yo)
CEO & Member of the Executive Board
- Tenure: 6.3yrs
- Compensation: CHF490.96k
Edwin Wild (61yo)
CFO & Member of the Executive Board
- Tenure: 11.4yrs
- Compensation: CHF499.84k
Rudolf Weber (69yo)
- Tenure: 15.8yrs
- Compensation: CHF52.04k
Walter Häusermann (54yo)
- Tenure: 15.8yrs
- Compensation: CHF53.25k
Martin Wipfli (56yo)
Chairman of the Board
- Tenure: 11.8yrs
Peter Hotz (65yo)
- Compensation: CHF253.73k
Elma Electronic AG's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Elma Electronic AG
- Ticker: ELMN
- Exchange: SWX
- Founded: 1960
- Industry: Electronic Equipment and Instruments
- Sector: Tech
- Market Cap: CHF100.536m
- Shares outstanding: 228.49k
- Website: https://www.elma.com
Number of Employees
- Elma Electronic AG
- Hofstrasse 93
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|ELMN||SWX (SIX Swiss Exchange)||Yes||Registered Shares||CH||CHF||Dec 1996|
|0QKS||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Registered Shares||GB||CHF||Dec 1996|
Elma Electronic AG manufactures and sells electronic packaging products for the embedded systems market worldwide. It offers system platforms, backplanes, storage, and related embedded products that employ design innovations based upon VME/VME64x, CompactPCI/2.16, OpenVPX/VPX, VXS, AdvancedTCA, MicroTCA, and other architectures. The company also provides enclosures and components product line that offer modular instrument cases, enclosures, and accessories for the electronics industry, as well as subracks and components that support the embedded market. In addition, it offers precision rotary and coded switches, mechanical and optical encoders and LED arrays, light-pipes, and light tubes, as well as cabinets. The company serves defense, railway, science and research, industrial, medical, test and measurement, communication, broadcast and pro AV, and avionics industries. The company was founded in 1960 and is headquartered in Wetzikon, Switzerland.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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