Elma Electronic AG manufactures and sells electronic packaging products for the embedded systems market worldwide. More Details
Excellent balance sheet and slightly overvalued.
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 is less volatile than 75% of Swiss stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 1% a week.
Volatility Over Time: ELMN's weekly volatility (1%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: ELMN underperformed the Swiss Electronic industry which returned 18.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: ELMN exceeded the Swiss Market which returned 0% over the past year.
Long-Term 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
6 days ago | Simply Wall StUpdate: Elma Electronic (VTX:ELMN) Stock Gained 31% In The Last Five Years
1 month ago | Simply Wall StDo Institutions Own Elma Electronic AG (VTX:ELMN) Shares?
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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: ELMN (CHF490) is trading above our estimate of fair value (CHF135.05)
Significantly Below Fair Value: ELMN is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: ELMN is good value based on its PE Ratio (26.7x) compared to the CH Electronic industry average (41.8x).
PE vs Market: ELMN is poor value based on its PE Ratio (26.7x) compared to the Swiss market (24.3x).
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 good value based on its PB Ratio (2.8x) compared to the CH Electronic industry average (3.4x).
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.
This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.
- Examine Elma Electronic's financial health to determine how well-positioned it is against times of financial stress by looking at its level of debt over time and how much cash it has left.
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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 high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: ELMN's current net profit margins (2.9%) are lower than last year (3.4%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ELMN's earnings have grown by 19.8% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: ELMN's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: ELMN had negative earnings growth (-14.9%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Electronic industry average (-7.9%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: ELMN's Return on Equity (10.6%) is considered low.
How is Elma Electronic's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: ELMN's short term assets (CHF65.5M) exceed its short term liabilities (CHF30.1M).
Long Term Liabilities: ELMN's short term assets (CHF65.5M) exceed its long term liabilities (CHF23.9M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: ELMN's debt to equity ratio (72.9%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: ELMN's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 81.1% to 72.9% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: ELMN's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (29.4%).
Interest Coverage: ELMN's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (9.3x coverage).
What is Elma Electronic current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate ELMN's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate ELMN'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 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: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
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.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Fred Ruegg (66 yo)
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. He has been Director at Elma Electronic AG. Mr. Ruegg...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Fred's total compensation ($USD489.33K) is about average for companies of similar size in the Swiss market ($USD496.91K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Fred's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|CEO, Member of the Executive Board & Director||7.33yrs||CHF433.29k||1.16% |
|CFO & Member of the Executive Board||12.42yrs||CHF448.89k||no data|
|CEO & Member of Management Board||0.75yr||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: ELMN's management team is seasoned and experienced (7.3 years average tenure).
|CEO, Member of the Executive Board & Director||7.33yrs||CHF433.29k||1.16% |
|Independent Director||16.75yrs||CHF52.03k||no data|
|Independent Vice-Chairman of the Board||2.75yrs||CHF74.55k||no data|
|Independent Chairman of the Board||12.75yrs||CHF85.20k||no data|
Experienced Board: ELMN's board of directors are considered experienced (8.8 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.
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: CHF111.961m
- 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 solution platforms, including chassis platforms, architecture solutions, ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/01/24 02:29|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/01/22 00:00|
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.