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3U HoldingXTRA:UUU Stock Report

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23 Jan, 2022


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UUU fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth4/6
Past Performance1/6
Financial Health5/6

UUU Stock Overview

3U Holding AG, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the sale of sanitary, heating, and air conditioning technology products in Germany and internationally.

3U Holding Competitors

Deutsche Telekom



Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for 3U Holding
Historical stock prices
Current Share Price€3.77
52 Week High€4.78
52 Week Low€2.22
1 Month Change-5.28%
3 Month Change-3.83%
1 Year Change65.35%
3 Year Change287.86%
5 Year Change356.97%
Change since IPO-36.53%

Recent News & Updates

Nov 04
3U Holding's (ETR:UUU) Returns On Capital Are Heading Higher

3U Holding's (ETR:UUU) Returns On Capital Are Heading Higher

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Shareholder Returns

UUUDE IndustrialsDE Market

Return vs Industry: UUU exceeded the German Industrials industry which returned 8.6% over the past year.

Return vs Market: UUU exceeded the German Market which returned 8.1% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is UUU's price volatile compared to industry and market?
UUU volatility
UUU Average Weekly Movement4.3%
Industrials Industry Average Movement4.0%
Market Average Movement5.0%
10% most volatile stocks in DE Market9.6%
10% least volatile stocks in DE Market2.6%

Stable Share Price: UUU is not significantly more volatile than the rest of German stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.

Volatility Over Time: UUU's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

1997227Michael Schmidt

3U Holding AG, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the sale of sanitary, heating, and air conditioning technology products in Germany and internationally. The company operates in three segments: Information and Telecommunications Technology (ITC); Renewable Energies; and Sanitary, Heating and Air Conditioning Technology (SHAC). It provides call-by-call, pre-selection, call-through, and voice termination products; and data center services, such as collocation, infrastructure as a service, and telecommunication services, as well as operates networks and installation facilities.

3U Holding Fundamentals Summary

How do 3U Holding's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
UUU fundamental statistics
Market Cap€133.13m
Earnings (TTM)€3.60m
Revenue (TTM)€57.27m


P/E Ratio


P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
UUU income statement (TTM)
Cost of Revenue€32.86m
Gross Profit€24.41m

Last Reported Earnings

Sep 30, 2021

Next Earnings Date

Mar 30, 2022

Earnings per share (EPS)0.10
Gross Margin42.63%
Net Profit Margin6.29%
Debt/Equity Ratio33.2%

How did UUU perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison



Current Dividend Yield


Payout Ratio


Is 3U 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: UUU (€3.77) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€13.38)

Significantly Below Fair Value: UUU is trading below fair value by more than 20%.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: UUU's PE Ratio (37x) is in line with the German Industrials industry average.

PE vs Market: UUU is poor value based on its PE Ratio (37x) compared to the German market (20.8x).

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: UUU is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.7x)

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: UUU is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (2.5x) compared to the DE Industrials industry average (1.7x).

Future Growth

How is 3U 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: UUU's forecast earnings growth (21.2% per year) is above the savings rate (-0.01%).

Earnings vs Market: UUU's earnings (21.2% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the German market (10.5% per year).

High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: UUU's revenue (17.6% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the German market (5.7% per year).

High Growth Revenue: UUU's revenue (17.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.

Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts

Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: UUU's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (6.5%).

Past Performance

How has 3U Holding performed over the past 5 years?


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: UUU has a high level of non-cash earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: UUU's current net profit margins (6.3%) are lower than last year (7.9%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: UUU's earnings have grown significantly by 34.3% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: UUU's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: UUU had negative earnings growth (-20.8%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Industrials industry average (59.9%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: UUU's Return on Equity (6.6%) is considered low.

Financial Health

How is 3U Holding's financial position?

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: UUU's short term assets (€35.6M) exceed its short term liabilities (€15.7M).

Long Term Liabilities: UUU's short term assets (€35.6M) exceed its long term liabilities (€29.7M).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: UUU's net debt to equity ratio (16%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: UUU's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 114.9% to 33.2% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: UUU's operating cash flow is negative, therefore debt is not well covered.

Interest Coverage: UUU's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (3.7x coverage).

Balance Sheet


What is 3U Holding current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: UUU's dividend (1.33%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the German market (1.03%).

High Dividend: UUU's dividend (1.33%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the German market (3.36%).

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: UUU's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: UUU's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.

Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (49.1%), UUU's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.

Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: UUU's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (48% payout ratio).

Next Steps


How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?


Average management tenure


Michael Schmidt





Mr. Michael Schmidt serves as Speaker of the board of 3U Holding AG (formerly, 3U Telecom AG) and has been a Member of Management Board since January 1, 2003 and also serves as its Chief Executive Officer....

CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Michael's total compensation ($USD703.19K) is above average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD499.72K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Michael's compensation has increased by more than 20% whilst company earnings have fallen more than 20% in the past year.

Leadership Team

Experienced Management: UUU's management team is seasoned and experienced (9.8 years average tenure).

Board Members

Experienced Board: UUU's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 11.4 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.

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

3U Holding AG's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: 3U Holding AG
  • Ticker: UUU
  • Exchange: XTRA
  • Founded: 1997
  • Industry: Industrial Conglomerates
  • Sector: Capital Goods
  • Implied Market Cap: €133.134m
  • Shares outstanding: 35.31m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • 3U Holding AG
  • Frauenbergstrasse 31-33
  • Marburg
  • Hessen
  • 35039
  • Germany


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/01/23 19:05
End of Day Share Price2022/01/21 00:00
Annual Earnings2020/12/31

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.