Westag & Getalit AG manufactures and sells wooden products and plastic products in Europe.
Flawless balance sheet with proven track record.
Share Price & News
How has Westag & Getalit's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: WUG has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: WUG exceeded the German Building industry which returned -7% over the past year.
Return vs Market: WUG exceeded the German Market which returned -17.2% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Westag & Getalit's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Westag & Getalit 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: WUG (€29) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€71.7)
Significantly Below Fair Value: WUG is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: WUG is poor value based on its PE Ratio (28.8x) compared to the Building industry average (15.4x).
PE vs Market: WUG is poor value based on its PE Ratio (28.8x) compared to the German market (16.8x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate WUG's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: WUG is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.4x) compared to the DE Building industry average (1x).
How is Westag & Getalit forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Capital Goods 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 Westag & Getalit 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.
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- Check out Westag & Getalit's track record over time to understand how much the company has returned to shareholders and its earnings growth rate in the past.
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How has Westag & Getalit performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: WUG has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: WUG's current net profit margins (2.3%) are higher than last year (1.7%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: WUG's earnings have declined by -7.9% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: WUG's earnings growth over the past year (34.3%) exceeds its 5-year average (-7.9% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: WUG earnings growth over the past year (34.3%) exceeded the Building industry 7.6%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: WUG's Return on Equity (5%) is considered low.
How is Westag & Getalit's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: WUG's short term assets (€86.8M) exceed its short term liabilities (€26.8M).
Long Term Liabilities: WUG's short term assets (€86.8M) exceed its long term liabilities (€33.6M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: WUG is debt free.
Reducing Debt: WUG has not had any debt for past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: WUG has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: WUG has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Westag & Getalit's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: WUG's dividend (0.41%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the German market (1.65%).
High Dividend: WUG's dividend (0.41%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the German market (4.87%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: WUG is not paying a notable dividend for the German market, therefore no need to check if payments are stable.
Growing Dividend: WUG is not paying a notable dividend for the German market, therefore no need to check if payments are increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: WUG is not paying a notable dividend for the German market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of WUG's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the German market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Wilhelm Beckers (58yo)
Mr. Wilhelm Beckers has been the Chairman of Management Board and Chief Executive Officer at Westag & Getalit AG since January 01, 2014 and serves as its Head of Business Unit Doors/Frames.
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Experienced Board: WUG's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.2 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
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.
Westag & Getalit AG's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Westag & Getalit AG
- Ticker: WUG
- Exchange: XTRA
- Founded: 1901
- Industry: Building Products
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: €141.321m
- Shares outstanding: 5.35m
- Website: https://www.westag-getalit.com
Number of Employees
- Westag & Getalit AG
- Hellweg 15
- North Rhine-Westphalia
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|A254V8||DUSE (Dusseldorf Stock Exchange)||PREF NPV||DE||EUR||No data|
|WUG||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Jan 1992|
|WUG3||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Non-Voting No Par Preference Shares||DE||EUR||Jan 1992|
|0NMW||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||EUR||Jan 1992|
|WUG||XTRA (XETRA Trading Platform)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Jan 1992|
|WUG3||XTRA (XETRA Trading Platform)||Non-Voting No Par Preference Shares||DE||EUR||Jan 1992|
|0NMX||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Non-Voting No Par Preference Shares||GB||EUR||Jan 1992|
Westag & Getalit AG manufactures and sells wooden products and plastic products in Europe. It operates in two divisions, Doors/Frames and Surfaces/Elements. The Doors/Frames division provides technical/high-performance doors/frames, such as fire/smoke protection, acoustic door sets, and burglar-resistant systems; living space doors/frames; lattice walls; and special doors to the timber traders, builders’ merchants, DIY stores, builders’ hardware distributors, and dry liners. The Surfaces/Elements division offers formwork panels, vehicle panels, industry floors, stage floors, and sandwich panels for the timber traders, construction, automotive, wagon building, and plant engineering industries; and high pressure laminates, kitchen worktops, window sills, interior construction products, and solid surface materials to the timber traders, DIY stores, interior construction, and furniture industries. The company also exports its products. Westag & Getalit AG was founded in 1901 and is headquartered in Rheda-Wiedenbrück, Germany. As of August 21, 2018, Westag & Getalit AG operates as a subsidiary of Broadview Industries AG.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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|End of Day Share Price||2020/01/02 00:00|
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