LEM Holding SA, together with its subsidiaries, provides solutions for measuring electrical parameters in China, the United States, Germany, Japan, Italy, Switzerland, and internationally. More Details
Outstanding track record with excellent balance sheet and pays a dividend.
Share Price & News
How has LEM Holding's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: LEHN has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: LEHN exceeded the Swiss Electronic industry which returned 14.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: LEHN exceeded the Swiss Market which returned 1.7% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is LEM Holding's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is LEM Holding undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: LEHN (CHF1700) is trading below our estimate of fair value (CHF1798.87)
Significantly Below Fair Value: LEHN is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: LEHN is good value based on its PE Ratio (33.4x) compared to the CH Electronic industry average (35x).
PE vs Market: LEHN is poor value based on its PE Ratio (33.4x) compared to the Swiss market (21.7x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: LEHN is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (3.2x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: LEHN is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (16.5x) compared to the CH Electronic industry average (3.3x).
How is LEM Holding forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 3 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: LEHN's forecast earnings growth (10.6% per year) is above the savings rate (-0.2%).
Earnings vs Market: LEHN's earnings (10.6% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the Swiss market (11.2% per year).
High Growth Earnings: LEHN's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: LEHN's revenue (9.6% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Swiss market (4.5% per year).
High Growth Revenue: LEHN's revenue (9.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: LEHN's Return on Equity is forecast to be very high in 3 years time (45.7%).
How has LEM Holding performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: LEHN has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: LEHN's current net profit margins (19.3%) are higher than last year (16.7%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: LEHN's earnings have grown by 7.7% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: LEHN's earnings growth over the past year (9.9%) exceeds its 5-year average (7.7% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: LEHN earnings growth over the past year (9.9%) exceeded the Electronic industry -14.9%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: LEHN's Return on Equity (49.4%) is considered outstanding.
How is LEM Holding's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: LEHN's short term assets (CHF115.4M) exceed its short term liabilities (CHF98.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: LEHN's short term assets (CHF115.4M) exceed its long term liabilities (CHF15.0M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: LEHN's debt to equity ratio (7.7%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: LEHN's debt to equity ratio has increased from 1% to 7.7% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: LEHN's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (818%).
Interest Coverage: LEHN's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (485.6x coverage).
What is LEM Holding current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: LEHN's dividend (2.35%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Swiss market (1.91%).
High Dividend: LEHN's dividend (2.35%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Swiss market (3.7%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: LEHN's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: LEHN's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: At its current payout ratio (78.6%), LEHN's payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: LEHN's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (81.6% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Frank Rehfeld (52 yo)
Mr. Frank Rehfeld has been Chief Executive Officer at Lem Holding SA since 1 April 2018. He served as Senior Vice President of Industry at Lem Holding SA since January 01, 2016 until 2018 and served as its ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Frank's total compensation ($USD1.09M) is about average for companies of similar size in the Swiss market ($USD1.22M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Frank's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Chief Executive Officer||2.5yrs||CHF987.00k||no data|
|Chief Financial Officer||4.92yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Human Resources Officer||0.083yr||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Automotive||5.25yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Industry||0.83yr||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: LEHN's management team is considered experienced (2.5 years average tenure).
|Chairman of the Board||7.33yrs||CHF337.00k||0.088% |
Experienced Board: LEHN's board of directors are considered experienced (5.3 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.
LEM Holding SA's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: LEM Holding SA
- Ticker: LEHN
- Exchange: SWX
- Founded: 1972
- Industry: Electronic Equipment and Instruments
- Sector: Tech
- Market Cap: CHF1.937b
- Shares outstanding: 1.14m
- Website: https://www.lem.com
Number of Employees
- LEM Holding SA
- Chemin des Aulx 8
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|LEHN||SWX (SIX Swiss Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||CH||CHF||Jul 1999|
|LELA||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Jul 1999|
|LMHD.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||US||USD||Jul 1999|
|0QKB||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||CHF||Jul 1999|
LEM Holding SA, together with its subsidiaries, provides solutions for measuring electrical parameters in China, the United States, Germany, Japan, Italy, Switzerland, and internationally. It operates in t ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/10/21 20:44|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/10/21 00:00|
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