Fuchs Petrolub SE develops, produces, and sells lubricants and related specialties worldwide. More Details
No risks detected for FPE3 from our risk checks.
Excellent balance sheet established dividend payer.
Share Price & News
How has Fuchs Petrolub's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: FPE3 has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: FPE3 exceeded the German Chemicals industry which returned -4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: FPE3 exceeded the German Market which returned 6.2% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Fuchs Petrolub's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Fuchs Petrolub 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: FPE3 (€41.22) is trading above our estimate of fair value (€41.07)
Significantly Below Fair Value: FPE3 is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: FPE3 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (29.4x) compared to the DE Chemicals industry average (26.7x).
PE vs Market: FPE3 is poor value based on its PE Ratio (29.4x) compared to the German market (22.3x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: FPE3 is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (2.1x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: FPE3 is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3.9x) compared to the DE Chemicals industry average (1.4x).
How is Fuchs Petrolub forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 13 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: FPE3's forecast earnings growth (13.8% per year) is above the savings rate (0.2%).
Earnings vs Market: FPE3's earnings (13.8% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the German market (27.7% per year).
High Growth Earnings: FPE3's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: FPE3's revenue (4.5% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the German market (6.1% per year).
High Growth Revenue: FPE3's revenue (4.5% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: FPE3's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (13.9%).
How has Fuchs Petrolub performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: FPE3 has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: FPE3's current net profit margins (8.1%) are lower than last year (10.2%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: FPE3's earnings have declined by 0.1% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: FPE3's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: FPE3 had negative earnings growth (-25%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Chemicals industry average (-11.9%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: FPE3's Return on Equity (13.2%) is considered low.
How is Fuchs Petrolub's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: FPE3's short term assets (€874.0M) exceed its short term liabilities (€402.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: FPE3's short term assets (€874.0M) exceed its long term liabilities (€100.0M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: FPE3's debt to equity ratio (6.2%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: FPE3's debt to equity ratio has increased from 1.7% to 6.2% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: FPE3's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (340.7%).
Interest Coverage: FPE3's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (70.8x coverage).
What is Fuchs Petrolub current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: FPE3's dividend (2.35%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the German market (1.17%).
High Dividend: FPE3's dividend (2.35%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the German market (3.61%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: FPE3's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: FPE3's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (69.1%), FPE3's dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: FPE3's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (55.8% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Stefan Fuchs (52 yo)
Mr. Stefan Rudolf Fuchs has been the Chairman of Executive Board at Fuchs Petrolub SE since January 2004 and Member of the Executive Board since 1999. He serves Chief Executive Officer of Region North and ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Stefan's total compensation ($USD2.55M) is below average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD3.70M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Stefan's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Chairman of Executive Board & CEO||16.67yrs||€2.15m||no data|
|CFO & Member of Executive Board||4.67yrs||€1.27m||no data|
|Head of EMEA & LUBRITECH Division and Member of Executive Board||11.67yrs||€1.21m||no data|
|CTO & Member of the Executive Board||11.67yrs||€1.27m||no data|
|Head of Asia-Pacific||4.67yrs||€1.28m||no data|
|Head of Investor Relations||no data||no data||no data|
|Head of Turkey||no data||no data||no data|
|Head of East Asia||no data||no data||no data|
|Head of LUBRITECH Division||no data||no data||no data|
|Head of Finance||no data||no data||no data|
|Head of Germany & Benelux||no data||no data||no data|
|Head of OEM Division & Mining Division||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: FPE3's management team is seasoned and experienced (11.7 years average tenure).
|Independent Member of Supervisory Board||12.33yrs||€171.00k||no data|
|Independent Member of Supervisory Board||5.33yrs||€100.00k||no data|
|Chairman of Supervisory Board||1.33yrs||€118.00k||no data|
|Honorary Chairman of Supervisory Board||3.33yrs||€56.00k||no data|
|Director||0.33yr||no data||no data|
|Employee Representative Member of Supervisory Board||12.42yrs||€80.00k||no data|
|Deputy Chairwoman of Supervisory Board||0.33yr||€110.00k||no data|
|Member of Supervisory Board||1.33yrs||€52.00k||no data|
Experienced Board: FPE3's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.3 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
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.
Fuchs Petrolub SE's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Fuchs Petrolub SE
- Ticker: FPE3
- Exchange: XTRA
- Founded: 1931
- Industry: Commodity Chemicals
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: €5.075b
- Shares outstanding: 139.00m
- Website: https://www.fuchs.com/group
Number of Employees
- Fuchs Petrolub SE
- Friesenheimer Strasse 17
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|FPE||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Jan 1992|
|FPE3||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Preferred Stock||DE||EUR||Jan 1992|
|FPE3||SWX (SIX Swiss Exchange)||Yes||Preferred Stock||CH||CHF||Jan 1992|
|FUPP.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Preferred Stock||US||USD||Jan 1992|
|FPE||XTRA (XETRA Trading Platform)||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Jan 1992|
|0B4R||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Common Stock||GB||EUR||Jan 1992|
|0LCR||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Preferred Stock||GB||EUR||Jan 1992|
|FUPE.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Common Stock||US||USD||Jan 1992|
|FPE3||XTRA (XETRA Trading Platform)||Yes||Preferred Stock||DE||EUR||Jan 1992|
|FPE3D||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Preferred Stock||GB||EUR||Jan 1992|
|FPED||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Common Stock||GB||EUR||Jan 1992|
|FPE3||ETLX (Eurotlx)||Yes||Preferred Stock||IT||EUR||Jan 1992|
|FPE3||WBAG (Wiener Boerse AG)||Yes||Preferred Stock||AT||EUR||Jan 1992|
|FUPB.Y||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||ADR EACH REPR 1/4 ORD SHS UNSP||US||USD||Nov 2011|
|FPE4||BST (Boerse-Stuttgart)||ADR EACH REPR 1/4 ORD SHS UNSP||DE||EUR||Nov 2011|
Fuchs Petrolub SE develops, produces, and sells lubricants and related specialties worldwide. It offers engine and gear oils, central hydraulic oils, greases, shock absorber fluids, biodegradable lubricant ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/09/19 03:08|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/09/18 00:00|
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