AS Merko Ehitus, through its subsidiaries, engages in the construction and real estate development activities in the Republic of Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, and Finland.
Average dividend payer and fair value.
Share Price & News
How has AS Merko Ehitus's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: MKS exceeded the German Construction industry which returned -18.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: MKS underperformed the German Market which returned 2.9% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is AS Merko Ehitus's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is AS Merko Ehitus undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Undervalued: MKS (€9.02) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€9.77)
Significantly Undervalued: MKS is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: MKS is good value based on its PE Ratio (9.5x) compared to the Construction industry average (11.1x).
PE vs Market: MKS is good value based on its PE Ratio (9.5x) compared to the German market (19.7x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
Low PEG Ratio: MKS's earnings are forecast to decline next year, so we can't calculate its PEG ratio.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: MKS is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.4x) compared to the XE Construction industry average (1.1x).
How is AS Merko Ehitus forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: MKS's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-2.8% per year).
Earnings vs Market: MKS's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-2.8% per year).
High Growth Earnings: MKS's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: MKS's revenue (0.5% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the German market (5% per year).
High Growth Revenue: MKS's revenue (0.5% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
High Future ROE: MKS's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (11.1%).
How has AS Merko Ehitus performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: MKS's earnings have grown by 14.8% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: MKS's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: MKS had negative earnings growth (-5.6%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Construction industry average (8.1%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: MKS's Return on Equity (13.9%) is considered low.
Return on Assets
ROA vs Industry: MKS has a higher Return on Assets than the Construction industry average last year.
Return on Capital Employed
ROCE Improving: MKS has significantly improved its Return on Capital Employed over the past 3 years.
How is AS Merko Ehitus's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: MKS's short term assets (€249.5M) exceeds its short term liabilities (€129.7M)
Long Term Liabilities: MKS's short term assets (249.5M) exceeds its long term liabilities (35.0M)
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: MKS's debt to equity ratio (48.7%) is considered high
Reducing Debt: MKS's debt to equity ratio has increased from 26.1% to 48.7% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: MKS's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (0.6%).
Interest Coverage: MKS earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
Inventory Level: MKS has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: MKS's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 4.157240x debt).
What is AS Merko Ehitus's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Stability and Growth of Payments
Notable Dividend: MKS's dividend (10.82%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the German market (1.46%).
High Dividend: MKS's dividend (10.82%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the German market (3.86%)
Stable Dividend: MKS's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: MKS's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its high payout ratio (103.3%), MKS's dividend payments are not well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: MKS's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (82.4% payout ratio).
What is the CEO of AS Merko Ehitus's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?
Average board tenure
Andres Trink (52yo)
Mr. Andres Trink has been the Chairman and Member of Management Board at AS Merko Ehitus since January 1, 2012. Mr. Trink served as Chairman of Management Board at Uab Merko Statyba and served as its Membe ...
Board Age and Tenure
Experienced Board: MKS's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 11 years average tenure).
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Tõnu Toomik (58yo)
Member of the Management Board
- Tenure: 6.3yrs
Andres Trink (52yo)
Chairman of Management Board
- Tenure: 7.8yrs
Boris Tehnikov (65yo)
Head of the Department of Electrical Works
- Tenure: 0yrs
Head of Group Finance Unit
- Tenure: 0yrs
Indrek Neivelt (52yo)
Independent Member of Supervisory Board
- Tenure: 11yrs
Toomas Annus (59yo)
Chairman of Supervisory Board
- Tenure: 8.3yrs
Teet Roopalu (70yo)
Member of Supervisory Board
- Tenure: 15.8yrs
AS Merko Ehitus's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: AS Merko Ehitus
- Ticker: MKS
- Exchange: DB
- Founded: 1990
- Industry: Construction and Engineering
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: €163.548m
- Shares outstanding: 17.70m
- Website: https://group.merko.ee/en
Number of Employees
- AS Merko Ehitus
- Järvevana tee 9G
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|MRK1T||TLSE (OMX Nordic Exchange Tallinn)||Yes||Common Shares||EE||EUR||Aug 2008|
|MKS||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Shares||DE||EUR||Aug 2008|
AS Merko Ehitus, through its subsidiaries, engages in the construction and real estate development activities in the Republic of Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, and Finland. The company operates throug ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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|Company Analysis||2019/10/14 21:05|
|End of Day Share Price||2019/10/14 00:00|
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