Südwestdeutsche Salzwerke AG mines, produces, and sells salt in Europe. More Details
Excellent balance sheet second-rate dividend payer.
Share Price & News
How has Südwestdeutsche Salzwerke's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: SSH has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: SSH underperformed the German Food industry which returned 10.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SSH underperformed the German Market which returned 3.9% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Südwestdeutsche Salzwerke's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Südwestdeutsche Salzwerke 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: SSH (€69) is trading above our estimate of fair value (€33.28)
Significantly Below Fair Value: SSH is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SSH is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the XE Food industry average.
PE vs Market: SSH 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 SSH's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SSH is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3.5x) compared to the DE Food industry average (2.1x).
How is Südwestdeutsche Salzwerke forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Food, Beverage & Tobacco 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 Südwestdeutsche Salzwerke 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.
- Examine Südwestdeutsche Salzwerke's financial health to determine how well-positioned it is against times of financial stress by looking at its level of debt over time and how much cash it has left.
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How has Südwestdeutsche Salzwerke performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SSH is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: SSH is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SSH is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 21.1% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare SSH's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: SSH is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Food industry (5.6%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: SSH has a negative Return on Equity (-6.53%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Südwestdeutsche Salzwerke's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SSH's short term assets (€115.2M) exceed its short term liabilities (€31.8M).
Long Term Liabilities: SSH's short term assets (€115.2M) exceed its long term liabilities (€112.0M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SSH's debt to equity ratio (0.3%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: SSH's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 1.4% to 0.3% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: SSH's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (4557.8%).
Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if SSH's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.
What is Südwestdeutsche Salzwerke current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: SSH's dividend (2.32%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the German market (1.18%).
High Dividend: SSH's dividend (2.32%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the German market (3.71%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: SSH's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: SSH's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: SSH is paying a dividend but the company is unprofitable.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Mr. Ulrich Fluck has been Chairman of the Management Board at Südwestdeutsche Salzwerke AG since January 01, 2016 and Member of the Management Board since September 01, 2014. Mr. Fluck also serves as Head ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Ulrich's total compensation ($USD396.98K) is below average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD1.29M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Ulrich's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
|Member of Supervisory Board||9.17yrs||€485.00k||no data|
|Member of Supervisory Board||8.33yrs||€600.00k||no data|
|Member of Supervisory Board||8.33yrs||€390.00k||no data|
|Chairman of Supervisory Board||6.58yrs||€855.00k||no data|
|Member of the Supervisory Board||3.42yrs||€390.00k||no data|
|Deputy Chairman of Supervisory Board||0.75yr||€645.00k||no data|
|Member of Supervisory Board||3.92yrs||€550.00k||no data|
|Supervisory Board Member||3.67yrs||€180.00k||no data|
|Member of the Supervisory Board||0.92yr||€74.50k||no data|
|Member of the Supervisory Board||0.92yr||€57.50k||no data|
|Member of the Supervisory Board||0.92yr||€74.50k||no data|
Experienced Board: SSH's board of directors are considered experienced (3.7 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 not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Südwestdeutsche Salzwerke AG's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Südwestdeutsche Salzwerke AG
- Ticker: SSH
- Exchange: DB
- Industry: Packaged Foods and Meats
- Sector: Food, Beverage & Tobacco
- Market Cap: €725.018m
- Shares outstanding: 10.51m
- Website: https://www.salzwerke.de
Number of Employees
- Südwestdeutsche Salzwerke AG
- Salzgrund 67
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|SSH||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Share Capital||DE||EUR||Jan 1992|
Südwestdeutsche Salzwerke AG mines, produces, and sells salt in Europe. The company provides stone and evaporated salts for industrial users and private households, as well as to industry and winter servic ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/10/19 20:55|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/10/19 00:00|
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