FRIWO AG develops, manufactures, and sells power supplies and chargers worldwide.
Worrying balance sheet with weak fundamentals.
Share Price & News
How has FRIWO's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: CEA's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: CEA underperformed the German Electrical industry which returned 32.8% over the past year.
Return vs Market: CEA underperformed the German Market which returned 10.3% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is FRIWO's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 year ago | Simply Wall StA Look At The Fair Value Of FRIWO AG (FRA:CEA)
1 year ago | Simply Wall StIs FRIWO AG (FRA:CEA) An Attractive Dividend Stock?
1 year ago | Simply Wall StDid FRIWO's (FRA:CEA) Share Price Deserve to Gain 78%?
Is FRIWO undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Book (PB) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate CEA's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate CEA's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: CEA is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the DE Electrical industry average.
PE vs Market: CEA is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the German market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate CEA's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: CEA is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (10.4x) compared to the DE Electrical industry average (2.9x).
How is FRIWO 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 FRIWO 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.
This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.
- Take a look at our analysis of CEA’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
- FRIWO competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
- Explore growth companies in the Capital Goods industry.
How has FRIWO performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: CEA is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: CEA is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: CEA is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 32.8% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare CEA's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: CEA is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Electrical industry (23.5%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: CEA has a negative Return on Equity (-117.35%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is FRIWO's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: CEA's short term assets (€41.9M) do not cover its short term liabilities (€46.6M).
Long Term Liabilities: CEA's short term assets (€41.9M) exceed its long term liabilities (€4.9M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: CEA's debt to equity ratio (199.4%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: CEA's debt to equity ratio has increased from 38.3% to 199.4% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: CEA's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (6.8%).
Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if CEA's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.
What is FRIWO current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate CEA's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate CEA's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if CEA's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if CEA's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: CEA is not paying a notable dividend for the German market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of CEA'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 management tenure
Mr. Rolf Schwirz serves as Chief Executive Officer at FRIWO AG since 2017. He serves as a Managing Director of FRIWO Gerätebau GmbH. Mr. Schwirz served as Chairman of Management Board and Chief Executive O ...
|Personnel Officer & Member of the Supervisory Board||no data||€10.00k||no data|
|Chief Executive Officer||3.58yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Financial Officer||1.08yrs||no data||no data|
|Head of Finance & Production and Member of Management Board||6.33yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Operation Officer||no data||no data||no data|
|Chief Technology Officer||1.58yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: CEA's management team is considered experienced (2.6 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 not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
FRIWO AG's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: FRIWO AG
- Ticker: CEA
- Exchange: DB
- Founded: 1967
- Industry: Electrical Components and Equipment
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: €113.960m
- Shares outstanding: 7.70m
- Website: https://www.friwo-ag.de
Number of Employees
- FRIWO AG
- Von-Liebig-Strasse 11
- North Rhine-Westphalia
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|CEA||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Bearer Shares||DE||EUR||Jan 1992|
|CEA||XTRA (XETRA Trading Platform)||Yes||Bearer Shares||DE||EUR||Jan 1992|
FRIWO AG develops, manufactures, and sells power supplies and chargers worldwide. The company was formerly known as CEAG AG and changed its name to FRIWO AG in 2009. FRIWO AG was founded in 1967 and is hea ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/08/12 20:33|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/08/12 00:00|
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.