Metall Zug AG, through its subsidiaries, engages in household appliances, infection control, and wire processing businesses worldwide.
Excellent balance sheet, good value and pays a dividend.
Share Price & News
How has Metall Zug's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: NDH1 has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
DE Consumer Durables
1 Year Return
DE Consumer Durables
Return vs Industry: NDH1 underperformed the German Consumer Durables industry which returned -0% over the past year.
Return vs Market: NDH1 underperformed the German Market which returned 17.1% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Metall Zug's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Metall Zug 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: NDH1 (€1950) is trading above our estimate of fair value (€1083.53)
Significantly Below Fair Value: NDH1 is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: NDH1 is good value based on its PE Ratio (14.7x) compared to the Consumer Durables industry average (17.2x).
PE vs Market: NDH1 is good value based on its PE Ratio (14.7x) compared to the German market (20.6x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: NDH1 is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.4x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: NDH1 is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.3x) compared to the DE Consumer Durables industry average (1.7x).
How is Metall Zug 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: NDH1's forecast earnings growth (39.6% per year) is above the savings rate (0.2%).
Earnings vs Market: NDH1's earnings (39.6% 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: NDH1's revenue (2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the German market (4.8% per year).
High Growth Revenue: NDH1's revenue (2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: NDH1's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (10.6%).
How has Metall Zug performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: NDH1 has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: NDH1's current net profit margins (2.9%) are lower than last year (5.4%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: NDH1's earnings have declined by -7.4% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: NDH1's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: NDH1 had negative earnings growth (-38%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Consumer Durables industry average (-15.9%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: NDH1's Return on Equity (5.5%) is considered low.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is Metall Zug's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: NDH1's short term assets (CHF614.7M) exceed its short term liabilities (CHF239.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: NDH1's short term assets (CHF614.7M) exceed its long term liabilities (CHF92.4M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: NDH1's debt to equity ratio (0.7%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: NDH1's debt to equity ratio has increased from 0.01% to 0.7% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: NDH1's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (2521.8%).
Interest Coverage: NDH1 earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
Inventory Level: NDH1 has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: NDH1's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 117.2x debt).
What is Metall Zug's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: NDH1's dividend (3.37%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the German market (1.38%).
High Dividend: NDH1's dividend (3.37%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the German market (3.53%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: NDH1's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: NDH1's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (49.4%), NDH1's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: NDH1's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (49.2% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Jürg Werner (63yo)
Dr. Jürg Werner has been the Chief Executive Officer at Metall Zug AG since June 1, 2012. Dr. Werner served as Chief Executive Officer of V-ZUG AG from June 1, 2010 to August 31, 2013 and served as its Chi ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Jürg's total compensation ($USD3.52M) is above average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD1.28M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Jürg's compensation has increased by more than 20% whilst company earnings have fallen more than 20% in the past year.
|Chief Executive Officer||7.3yrs||CHF3.49m||0.0045% CHF38.3k|
|Chief Financial Officer||6.7yrs||no data||no data|
|Head of Corporate Communications & IR||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Head of Wire Processing Business Unit||6.9yrs||no data||no data|
|Head of Household Appliances Business Unit & CEO of V-ZUG AG||6yrs||no data||0.0045% CHF38.3k|
|CEO & Head of the Infection Control Business Unit of Belimed AG||0.3yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: NDH1's management team is seasoned and experienced (6.7 years average tenure).
|Non-Executive Director||9.7yrs||CHF133.28k||0.0022% CHF19.2k|
|Non-Executive Director||9.7yrs||CHF275.00k||0.12% CHF989.7k|
|Chairman of the Board||6.3yrs||CHF586.24k||33.94% CHF291.8m|
|Non-Executive Director||8.7yrs||CHF154.87k||no data|
Experienced Board: NDH1's board of directors are considered experienced (9.2 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.
Metall Zug AG's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Metall Zug AG
- Ticker: NDH1
- Exchange: DB
- Founded: 1887
- Industry: Household Appliances
- Sector: Consumer Durables
- Market Cap: CHF932.402m
- Listing Market Cap: CHF859.786m
- Shares outstanding: 448.27k
- Website: https://www.metallzug.ch
Number of Employees
- Metall Zug AG
- Industriestrasse 66
- Postfach 59
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|METN||SWX (SIX Swiss Exchange)||Yes||Type B Registered Shares||CH||CHF||May 2008|
|NDH1||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Type B Registered Shares||DE||EUR||May 2008|
|0QLX||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Type B Registered Shares||GB||CHF||May 2008|
Metall Zug AG, through its subsidiaries, engages in household appliances, infection control, and wire processing businesses worldwide. The company’s Household Appliances business unit develops, manufactures, and sells kitchen and laundry appliances, including sluice appliances, nursing baths, patient lifts, safety handle systems, and coffee machines, as well as dishwashers and cooking, roasting, and baking appliances for hotel, restaurant, catering, and care home and hospital sectors. Its Infection Control business unit provides cleaning, disinfection, and sterilization systems that are used in hospitals and the pharmaceutical industry. The company’s Wire Processing business unit develops, produces, and distributes semiautomatic and fully automatic machines for the cutting, stripping, crimping, sealing, twisting, tinning, and printing of various types of wires and cables. It also offers software packages to optimize machine efficiency and utilization for complex applications. This business unit serves customers in automotive, entertainment electronic, IT and telecommunication, medicine, aviation, and apparatus and systems engineering industries through its network of sales and service companies, as well as through distributors. Metall Zug AG was founded in 1887 and is headquartered in Zug, Switzerland.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2019/09/25 21:59|
|End of Day Share Price||2019/06/28 00:00|
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