Stanley Electric Co., Ltd., together with its subsidiaries, designs, produces, and sells lighting equipment, accessories, and electronic components.
Flawless balance sheet with reasonable growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has Stanley Electric's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: STAA has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
DE Auto Components
1 Year Return
DE Auto Components
Return vs Industry: STAA exceeded the German Auto Components industry which returned -25.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: STAA underperformed the German Market which returned 3.7% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Stanley Electric's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Stanley Electric 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: STAA (€20.2) is trading above our estimate of fair value (€14.75)
Significantly Below Fair Value: STAA is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: STAA is poor value based on its PE Ratio (53.1x) compared to the DE Auto Components industry average (17x).
PE vs Market: STAA is poor value based on its PE Ratio (53.1x) compared to the German market (20.9x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: STAA is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.6x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: STAA is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.2x) compared to the DE Auto Components industry average (0.7x).
How is Stanley Electric forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 8 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: STAA's forecast earnings growth (34% per year) is above the savings rate (0.2%).
Earnings vs Market: STAA's earnings (34% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the German market (23.3% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: STAA's revenue (8% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the German market (5.8% per year).
High Growth Revenue: STAA's revenue (8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: STAA's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (8.3%).
How has Stanley Electric performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: STAA has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: STAA's current net profit margins (2.3%) are lower than last year (9.3%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: STAA's earnings have grown by 3.5% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: STAA's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: STAA had negative earnings growth (-80.2%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Auto Components industry average (-50.2%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: STAA's Return on Equity (2.9%) is considered low.
How is Stanley Electric's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: STAA's short term assets (¥228.3B) exceed its short term liabilities (¥69.7B).
Long Term Liabilities: STAA's short term assets (¥228.3B) exceed its long term liabilities (¥22.3B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: STAA's debt to equity ratio (2.6%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: STAA's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 7.3% to 2.6% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: STAA's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (625.4%).
Interest Coverage: STAA earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Stanley Electric current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Upcoming Dividend Payment
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: STAA's dividend (1.75%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the German market (1.25%).
High Dividend: STAA's dividend (1.75%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the German market (3.83%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: STAA's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: STAA's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its high payout ratio (92.9%), STAA's dividend payments are not well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Mr. Takanori Kitano has been President and Representative Director at Stanley Electric Co. Ltd. since March 2015.
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Takanori's total compensation ($USD3.13M) is about average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD2.51M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Takanori's compensation has increased by more than 20% whilst company earnings have fallen more than 20% in the past year.
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.
Stanley Electric Co., Ltd.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Stanley Electric Co., Ltd.
- Ticker: STAA
- Exchange: DB
- Founded: 1920
- Industry: Auto Parts and Equipment
- Sector: Automobiles
- Market Cap: JP¥414.491b
- Listing Market Cap: JP¥3.324b
- Shares outstanding: 161.03m
- Website: https://www.stanley.co.jp
Number of Employees
- Stanley Electric Co., Ltd.
- 2-9-13 Nakameguro
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|6923||TSE (The Tokyo Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||JP||JPY||Jan 1992|
|STAE.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Jan 1992|
|STAA||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Jan 1992|
Stanley Electric Co., Ltd., together with its subsidiaries, designs, produces, and sells lighting equipment, accessories, and electronic components. It operates through Automotive Equipment Business, Elect ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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