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Executive Summary

STRATEC SE designs and manufactures automation and instrumentation solutions in the fields of in-vitro diagnostics and life sciences in Germany and internationally. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Adequate balance sheet with proven track record and pays a dividend.


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Share Price & News

How has Stratec's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: SBS is more volatile than 75% of German stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 9% a week.

Volatility Over Time: SBS's weekly volatility (9%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of German stocks.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-4.8%

SBS

-2.2%

DE Medical Equipment

0.7%

DE Market


1 Year Return

55.7%

SBS

6.4%

DE Medical Equipment

0.6%

DE Market

Return vs Industry: SBS exceeded the German Medical Equipment industry which returned 5.2% over the past year.

Return vs Market: SBS exceeded the German Market which returned 1.1% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

SBSIndustryMarket
7 Day-4.8%-2.2%0.7%
30 Day-15.6%-1.5%7.8%
90 Day-14.5%3.7%1.7%
1 Year57.3%55.7%7.9%6.4%3.9%0.6%
3 Year57.8%52.3%171.8%165.3%4.0%-5.0%
5 Year110.6%97.8%268.6%253.3%21.4%4.2%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Stratec's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is Stratec undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

48.86x

Price to Earnings (PE) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: SBS (€106) is trading above our estimate of fair value (€78.49)

Significantly Below Fair Value: SBS is trading above our estimate of fair value.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: SBS is poor value based on its PE Ratio (48.9x) compared to the DE Medical Equipment industry average (43.2x).

PE vs Market: SBS is poor value based on its PE Ratio (48.9x) compared to the German market (23x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: SBS is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (3.6x)


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: SBS is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (7.9x) compared to the DE Medical Equipment industry average (5.2x).


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Future Growth

How is Stratec forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 5 analysts?

13.4%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: SBS's forecast earnings growth (13.4% per year) is above the savings rate (0.2%).

Earnings vs Market: SBS's earnings (13.4% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the German market (27.4% per year).

High Growth Earnings: SBS's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.

Revenue vs Market: SBS's revenue (9.6% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the German market (5.8% per year).

High Growth Revenue: SBS's revenue (9.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: SBS's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (18.4%).


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Past Performance

How has Stratec performed over the past 5 years?

-2.6%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: SBS has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: SBS's current net profit margins (10.8%) are higher than last year (6.4%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: SBS's earnings have declined by 2.6% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: SBS's earnings growth over the past year (91.9%) exceeds its 5-year average (-2.6% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: SBS earnings growth over the past year (91.9%) exceeded the Medical Equipment industry 16.5%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: SBS's Return on Equity (16.1%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is Stratec's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: SBS's short term assets (€150.0M) exceed its short term liabilities (€41.1M).

Long Term Liabilities: SBS's short term assets (€150.0M) exceed its long term liabilities (€118.9M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: SBS's debt to equity ratio (58.5%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: SBS's debt to equity ratio has increased from 4.2% to 58.5% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: SBS's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (30.7%).

Interest Coverage: SBS's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (44.6x coverage).


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is Stratec current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

0.79%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: SBS's dividend (0.79%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the German market (1.13%).

High Dividend: SBS's dividend (0.79%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the German market (3.66%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: SBS's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: SBS's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (38.7%), SBS's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: SBS's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (33.7% payout ratio).


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Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

9.6yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Marcus Wolfinger (53 yo)

9.58yrs

Tenure

€1,107,000

Compensation

Mr. Marcus Wolfinger has been Chairman of Management Board and Chief Executive Officer at Stratec SE (formerly known as STRATEC Biomedical AG) since April 01, 2011 and its Member of the Management Board si...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Marcus's total compensation ($USD1.32M) is about average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD1.55M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Marcus's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Marcus Wolfinger
Chairman of Board of Management & CEO9.58yrs€1.11mno data
Robert Siegle
Director of Finance & Human Resources and Member of Board of Management9.75yrs€789.00kno data
Claus Vielsack
Director of Product Development & Member of Board of Management6.75yrs€693.00kno data
Hermann Leistner
Founder & Advisor9.67yrsno data2.56%
€ 32.8m
Jan Keppeler
Head of Investor Relations & Corporate Communicationsno datano datano data
Andre Loy
Director of Corporate Communicationsno datano datano data
Roland Utz
Head of Supply Chain Management & Senior VPno datano datano data

9.6yrs

Average Tenure

53yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: SBS's management team is seasoned and experienced (9.6 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Frank Hiller
Chairman of the Supervisory Board1.5yrsno datano data
Rolf Vornhagen
Member of Supervisory Board0.33yrno datano data
Stefanie Remmele
Member of Supervisory Board6.42yrs€29.00kno data

1.5yrs

Average Tenure

Experienced Board: SBS's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.5 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.


Ownership

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.


Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Stratec SE's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Stratec SE
  • Ticker: SBS
  • Exchange: XTRA
  • Founded: 1979
  • Industry: Health Care Equipment
  • Sector: Healthcare
  • Market Cap: €1.281b
  • Shares outstanding: 12.09m
  • Website: https://www.stratec.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Stratec SE
  • Gewerbestrasse 35-37
  • Birkenfeld
  • Baden-Württemberg
  • 75217
  • Germany

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
SBSDB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesRegistered SharesDEEUROct 1998
SBSSWX (SIX Swiss Exchange)YesRegistered SharesCHCHFOct 1998
SBSXTRA (XETRA Trading Platform)YesRegistered SharesDEEUROct 1998
SRBZ.FOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesRegistered SharesUSUSDOct 1998
0RARLSE (London Stock Exchange)YesRegistered SharesGBEUROct 1998
SBSDBATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')YesRegistered SharesGBEUROct 1998
STSE.YOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)ADSUSUSDMay 2020

Biography

STRATEC SE designs and manufactures automation and instrumentation solutions in the fields of in-vitro diagnostics and life sciences in Germany and internationally. The company operates in three segments: ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/11/25 21:05
End of Day Share Price2020/11/24 00:00
Earnings2020/09/30
Annual Earnings2019/12/31


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.