Meier Tobler Group AG manufactures and sells heating and air conditioning systems worldwide.
Moderate growth potential with imperfect balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Meier Tobler Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: B4A1 has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: B4A1 underperformed the German Machinery industry which returned -2.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: B4A1 underperformed the German Market which returned 17.1% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Meier Tobler Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Meier Tobler Group 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: B4A1 (€14.22) is trading above our estimate of fair value (€7.5)
Significantly Below Fair Value: B4A1 is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: B4A1 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (243.2x) compared to the Machinery industry average (16.7x).
PE vs Market: B4A1 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (243.2x) compared to the German market (20.6x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: B4A1 is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (3.3x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: B4A1 is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.6x) compared to the DE Machinery industry average (1.5x).
How is Meier Tobler Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 2 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: B4A1's forecast earnings growth (74.6% per year) is above the savings rate (0.2%).
Earnings vs Market: B4A1's earnings (74.6% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the German market (13.2% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: B4A1's revenue (1.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the German market (4.8% per year).
High Growth Revenue: B4A1's revenue (1.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: B4A1's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (8.6%).
How has Meier Tobler Group performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: B4A1 has a large one-off loss of CHF4.6M impacting its June 30 2019 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: B4A1 became profitable in the past.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: B4A1's earnings have declined by -48.6% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: B4A1 has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: B4A1 has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Machinery industry (-13.7%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: B4A1's Return on Equity (0.6%) is considered low.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is Meier Tobler Group's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: B4A1's short term assets (CHF168.1M) exceed its short term liabilities (CHF140.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: B4A1's short term assets (CHF168.1M) exceed its long term liabilities (CHF112.2M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: B4A1's debt to equity ratio (79.5%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: B4A1's debt to equity ratio has increased from 37% to 79.5% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: B4A1's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (8%).
Interest Coverage: B4A1's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (1.8x coverage).
Inventory Level: B4A1 has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: B4A1's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 1.5x debt).
What is Meier Tobler Group's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Forecast Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate B4A1's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate B4A1's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if B4A1's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if B4A1's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: B4A1 is not paying a notable dividend for the German market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of B4A1'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
Martin Kaufmann 0
Mr. Martin Kaufmann serves as Chief Executive Officer of Meier Tobler Group AG. Mr. Kaufmann has been Member of the Management Board at Walter Meier AG since April 01, 2014 and serves as its Head of the Cl ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Martin's total compensation ($USD0.00) is below average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD638.09K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Martin's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|President of the Board||7.7yrs||CHF362.00k||43.56% CHF72.4m|
|Director||0.7yrs||no data||no data|
|Vice Chairman||0yrs||CHF67.00k||no data|
Experienced Board: B4A1's board of directors are considered experienced (7.7 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 been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 24.8%.
Meier Tobler Group AG's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Meier Tobler Group AG
- Ticker: B4A1
- Exchange: DB
- Founded: 1937
- Industry: Industrial Machinery
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: CHF180.240m
- Listing Market Cap: CHF166.203m
- Shares outstanding: 12.00m
- Website: https://www.meiertobler.ch/de
Number of Employees
- Meier Tobler Group AG
- Bahnstrasse 24
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|MTG||SWX (SIX Swiss Exchange)||Yes||Registered Shares||CH||CHF||Jan 1992|
|0QQK||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Registered Shares||GB||CHF||Jan 1992|
|B4A1||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Registered Shares||DE||EUR||Jan 1992|
Meier Tobler Group AG manufactures and sells heating and air conditioning systems worldwide. Its products include heat pumps, gas condensing boilers, exhaust systems, oil condensing boilers, solar systems, burner gas and oil, storage and water heaters, and district heating stations; and chillers, dry coolers, cooling towers, roof air-conditioning units, absorption chillers, precision air cabinets, and comfort air products. The company also provides small room fans, air heaters, and air curtains, as well as comfort ventilation and central vacuum products; and sanitary systems, such as fittings, installation systems, water heaters, fittings and pipe couplings, pumps, hoses and ventilation materials, sewage systems, and apparatus and fittings. In addition, it offers transmission line and heating cables, keller installations, control and measuring technology, heating circulation pumps, installation systems, floor and underfloor convectors, and installation materials, as well as compressor pressure maintenance services; underfloor heating radiators; chilled beams and fan coils; and labels and fixtures, insulation, and occupational safety consumables and tools. Further, Meier Tobler Group AG provides consulting, planning, construction, ventilation, and maintenance services for building services planners, installers, architects, and building owners. The company was formerly known as Walter Meier AG. The company was founded in 1937 and is based in Schwerzenbach, Switzerland.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2019/09/25 21:45|
|End of Day Share Price||2019/06/28 00:00|
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