Daimler AG, together its subsidiaries, develops and manufactures passenger cars, trucks, vans, and buses in Germany and internationally. More Details
Proven track record with mediocre balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Daimler's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: DAI is not significantly more volatile than the rest of German stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.
Volatility Over Time: DAI's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: DAI exceeded the German Auto industry which returned 80.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: DAI exceeded the German Market which returned 30.8% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Daimler's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
2 days ago | Simply Wall StWe Think Daimler (ETR:DAI) Is Taking Some Risk With Its Debt
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StReturns On Capital Signal Tricky Times Ahead For Daimler (ETR:DAI)
1 month ago | Simply Wall StAt €72.27, Is Daimler AG (ETR:DAI) Worth Looking At Closely?
Is Daimler 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: DAI (€78.92) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€88.52)
Significantly Below Fair Value: DAI is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: DAI is poor value based on its PE Ratio (10.8x) compared to the German Auto industry average (10.3x).
PE vs Market: DAI is good value based on its PE Ratio (10.8x) compared to the German market (26.4x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: DAI is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (4.1x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: DAI is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.3x) compared to the DE Auto industry average (1.1x).
How is Daimler forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 21 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: DAI's forecast earnings growth (2.7% per year) is above the savings rate (0.01%).
Earnings vs Market: DAI's earnings (2.7% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the German market (14.6% per year).
High Growth Earnings: DAI's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: DAI's revenue (3.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the German market (5.5% per year).
High Growth Revenue: DAI's revenue (3.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: DAI's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (14.1%).
How has Daimler performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: DAI has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: DAI's current net profit margins (4.9%) are higher than last year (0.2%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: DAI's earnings have declined by 24.5% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: DAI's earnings growth over the past year (1980.6%) exceeds its 5-year average (-24.5% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: DAI earnings growth over the past year (1980.6%) exceeded the Auto industry 6.3%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: DAI's Return on Equity (12.1%) is considered low.
How is Daimler's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: DAI's short term assets (€122.4B) exceed its short term liabilities (€107.0B).
Long Term Liabilities: DAI's short term assets (€122.4B) exceed its long term liabilities (€120.3B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: DAI's debt to equity ratio (216.1%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: DAI's debt to equity ratio has increased from 192.3% to 216.1% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: DAI's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (17.7%).
Interest Coverage: DAI's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (109.3x coverage).
What is Daimler current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: DAI's dividend (1.71%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the German market (0.99%).
High Dividend: DAI's dividend (1.71%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the German market (3.16%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: DAI's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: DAI's dividend payments have fallen over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (18.5%), DAI's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: DAI's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (37.4% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Ola Kallenius (51 yo)
Mr. Ola Kallenius serves as Non-Executive Director of Sandown Motor Holdings (Pty) Ltd. He has been Chairman of the Board of Management and Chief Executive Officer of Daimler AG since May 22, 2019 and serv...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Ola's total compensation ($USD6.92M) is above average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD4.91M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Ola's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: DAI's management team is considered experienced (4.4 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: DAI's board of directors are considered experienced (8.2 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.
Daimler AG's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Daimler AG
- Ticker: DAI
- Exchange: XTRA
- Founded: 1886
- Industry: Automobile Manufacturers
- Sector: Automobiles
- Market Cap: €84.432b
- Shares outstanding: 1.07b
- Website: https://www.daimler.com
Number of Employees
- Daimler AG
- Mercedesstrasse 120
Daimler AG, together its subsidiaries, develops and manufactures passenger cars, trucks, vans, and buses in Germany and internationally. It operates through Mercedes-Benz Cars & Vans, Daimler Trucks and Bu...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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