FRoSTA Aktiengesellschaft, together with its subsidiaries, develops, produces, and markets frozen food products in Germany and rest of Europe.
Undervalued with excellent balance sheet and pays a dividend.
Share Price & News
How has FRoSTA's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: NLM has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: NLM underperformed the German Food industry which returned 11.7% over the past year.
Return vs Market: NLM underperformed the German Market which returned 14.2% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is FRoSTA's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is FRoSTA undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: NLM (€58) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€98.31)
Significantly Below Fair Value: NLM is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: NLM is good value based on its PE Ratio (19.8x) compared to the Food industry average (21.9x).
PE vs Market: NLM is good value based on its PE Ratio (19.8x) compared to the German market (20.7x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: NLM is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.6x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: NLM is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (2.3x) compared to the DE Food industry average (1.9x).
How is FRoSTA 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: NLM's forecast earnings growth (35.8% per year) is above the savings rate (-0.4%).
Earnings vs Market: NLM's earnings (35.8% 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: NLM's revenue (5.3% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the German market (4.8% per year).
High Growth Revenue: NLM's revenue (5.3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: NLM's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (14.5%).
How has FRoSTA performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: NLM has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: NLM's current net profit margins (2.4%) are lower than last year (5%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: NLM's earnings have grown by 4.2% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: NLM's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: NLM had negative earnings growth (-49.8%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Food industry average (8.3%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: NLM's Return on Equity (7.8%) is considered low.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is FRoSTA's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: NLM's short term assets (€179.2M) exceed its short term liabilities (€125.6M).
Long Term Liabilities: NLM's short term assets (€179.2M) exceed its long term liabilities (€25.9M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: NLM's debt to equity ratio (31.6%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: NLM's debt to equity ratio has increased from 29.2% to 31.6% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: NLM's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (43.4%).
Interest Coverage: NLM's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (38.8x coverage).
Inventory Level: NLM has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: NLM's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 3.5x debt).
What is FRoSTA's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Notable Dividend: NLM's dividend (2.76%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the German market (1.33%).
High Dividend: NLM's dividend (2.76%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the German market (3.58%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: NLM's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: NLM's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (54.5%), NLM's dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: NLM's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (47.7% payout ratio).
What is the CEO of FRoSTA's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?
Average management tenure
Felix Ahlers (53yo)
Mr. Felix Ahlers has been the Chairman of Executive Board at Frosta AG since January 1, 2010 and has been its Member of Managing Board since October 11, 2003. Mr. Ahlers serves as the Chief Executive Offic ...
Management Age and Tenure
Experienced Management: NLM's management team is seasoned and experienced (9.9 years average tenure).
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.
Felix Ahlers (53yo)
Chairman of the Executive Board & CEO
- Tenure: 9.9yrs
VP of Business Partnering & Administration and Member of Executive Board
- Tenure: 2.7yrs
VP of Marketing
- Tenure: 9.9yrs
Employee Representative Member of Supervisory Board
- Tenure: 0yrs
Chairman of the Supervisory Board
- Tenure: 0yrs
Vice Chairman of Supervisory Board
- Tenure: 1.5yrs
FRoSTA Aktiengesellschaft's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: FRoSTA Aktiengesellschaft
- Ticker: NLM
- Exchange: DB
- Founded: 1905
- Industry: Packaged Foods and Meats
- Sector: Food, Beverage & Tobacco
- Market Cap: €384.857m
- Shares outstanding: 6.81m
- Website: https://www.frosta-ag.com
Number of Employees
- FRoSTA Aktiengesellschaft
- Am Lunedeich 116
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|NLM||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Jan 1992|
FRoSTA Aktiengesellschaft, together with its subsidiaries, develops, produces, and markets frozen food products in Germany and rest of Europe. The company offers readymade meals; vegetable mixtures; and fi ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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