Alexanderwerk Aktiengesellschaft engages in the development, production, and sale of compaction and granulation machines for the chemical, pharmaceutical, and powder industries worldwide.
Excellent balance sheet with proven track record.
Share Price & News
How has Alexanderwerk's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: ALX has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: ALX exceeded the German Machinery industry which returned -5.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: ALX underperformed the German Market which returned 14.9% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Alexanderwerk's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
4 days ago | Simply Wall StInvestors Who Bought Alexanderwerk (FRA:ALX) Shares Five Years Ago Are Now Up 598%
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StWe Think Alexanderwerk (FRA:ALX) Can Stay On Top Of Its Debt
1 month ago | Simply Wall StThree Things You Should Check Before Buying Alexanderwerk Aktiengesellschaft (FRA:ALX) For Its Dividend
Is Alexanderwerk 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: ALX (€18.5) is trading above our estimate of fair value (€14.19)
Significantly Below Fair Value: ALX is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: ALX is good value based on its PE Ratio (7.5x) compared to the Machinery industry average (16.7x).
PE vs Market: ALX is good value based on its PE Ratio (7.5x) compared to the German market (20.4x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate ALX's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: ALX is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (2.6x) compared to the DE Machinery industry average (1.5x).
How is Alexanderwerk 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 Alexanderwerk 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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How has Alexanderwerk performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: ALX has a high level of non-cash earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: ALX's current net profit margins (15.8%) are higher than last year (15%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ALX's earnings have grown significantly by 36.4% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: ALX's earnings growth over the past year (14.7%) is below its 5-year average (36.4% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: ALX earnings growth over the past year (14.7%) exceeded the Machinery industry -0.6%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: ALX's Return on Equity (34.5%) is considered high.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is Alexanderwerk's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: ALX's short term assets (€18.3M) exceed its short term liabilities (€6.2M).
Long Term Liabilities: ALX's short term assets (€18.3M) exceed its long term liabilities (€3.6M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: ALX's debt to equity ratio (13%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: ALX had negative shareholder equity 5 years ago, but is now positive and has therefore improved.
Debt Coverage: ALX's operating cash flow is negative, therefore debt is not well covered.
Interest Coverage: ALX's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (44.6x coverage).
Inventory Level: ALX has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: ALX's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 10.9x debt).
What is Alexanderwerk's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Notable Dividend: ALX's dividend (4.49%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the German market (1.37%).
High Dividend: ALX's dividend (4.49%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the German market (3.6%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Too early to tell whether ALX's dividend payments have been stable as they only just started paying a dividend.
Growing Dividend: Too early to tell if ALX's dividend payments are increasing as they only just started paying a dividend.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (33.7%), ALX's dividend payments are 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.
What is the CEO of Alexanderwerk's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?
Alexander Schmidt 0
Dr. -Ing. Alexander Schmidt has been Chief Executive Officer and Member of Management Board at Alexanderwerk AG since January 10, 2016.
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.
CEO & Member of Management Board
- Tenure: 3.9yrs
Vice Chairman of Supervisory Board
- Tenure: 1.9yrs
- Compensation: €37.51k
Chairman of Supervisory Board
- Tenure: 0yrs
Member of Supervisory Board
- Tenure: 0yrs
Alexanderwerk Aktiengesellschaft's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Alexanderwerk Aktiengesellschaft
- Ticker: ALX
- Exchange: DB
- Founded: 1885
- Industry: Industrial Machinery
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: €33.300m
- Shares outstanding: 1.80m
- Website: https://www.alexanderwerk.com
Number of Employees
- Alexanderwerk Aktiengesellschaft
- Kippdorfstrasse 6-24
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|ALX||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Jan 1992|
|0DK0||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||GB||EUR||Jan 1992|
Alexanderwerk Aktiengesellschaft engages in the development, production, and sale of compaction and granulation machines for the chemical, pharmaceutical, and powder industries worldwide. Its products incl ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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