HeidelbergCement AG, together with its subsidiaries, produces and distributes cement, aggregates, ready-mixed concrete, and asphalt worldwide. More Details
Fair value with moderate growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has HeidelbergCement's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: HEI is less volatile than 75% of German stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.
Volatility Over Time: HEI's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
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1 Year Return
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Return vs Industry: HEI exceeded the German Basic Materials industry which returned 53.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: HEI exceeded the German Market which returned 43.8% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is HeidelbergCement's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 month ago | Simply Wall StDo Institutions Own HeidelbergCement AG (ETR:HEI) Shares?
2 months ago | Simply Wall StReflecting on HeidelbergCement's (ETR:HEI) Share Price Returns Over The Last Three Years
3 months ago | Simply Wall StHere's Why HeidelbergCement (ETR:HEI) Has A Meaningful Debt Burden
Is HeidelbergCement 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: HEI (€78.56) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€172.15)
Significantly Below Fair Value: HEI is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: HEI is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the XE Basic Materials industry average.
PE vs Market: HEI 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 HEI's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: HEI is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.2x) compared to the XE Basic Materials industry average (1.4x).
How is HeidelbergCement forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 21 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: HEI is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (0.07%).
Earnings vs Market: HEI is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: HEI's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: HEI's revenue (3.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the German market (5.3% per year).
High Growth Revenue: HEI's revenue (3.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: HEI's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (10.7%).
How has HeidelbergCement performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: HEI is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: HEI is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: HEI is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 39.8% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare HEI's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: HEI is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Basic Materials industry (-10.4%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: HEI has a negative Return on Equity (-13.31%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is HeidelbergCement's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: HEI's short term assets (€7.3B) exceed its short term liabilities (€5.9B).
Long Term Liabilities: HEI's short term assets (€7.3B) do not cover its long term liabilities (€11.9B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: HEI's debt to equity ratio (60.3%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: HEI's debt to equity ratio has increased from 42.2% to 60.3% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: HEI's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (34.5%).
Interest Coverage: HEI is unprofitable, therefore interest payments are not well covered by earnings.
What is HeidelbergCement current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Upcoming Dividend Payment
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: HEI's dividend (2.8%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the German market (1.07%).
High Dividend: HEI's dividend (2.8%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the German market (3.18%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: HEI's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: HEI's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: HEI is paying a dividend but the company is unprofitable.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: HEI's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (33.2% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Dominik von Achten (55 yo)
Dr. Dominik von Achten has been Chairman of Managing Board at HeidelbergCement AG (a/k/a HeidelbergCement Group) since February 1, 2020 and served as its Vice Chairman of Management Board since February 1,...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Dominik's total compensation ($USD6.10M) is about average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD5.21M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Dominik's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
Experienced Management: HEI's management team is considered experienced (3.5 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: HEI's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 15.5 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.
HeidelbergCement AG's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: HeidelbergCement AG
- Ticker: HEI
- Exchange: XTRA
- Founded: 1873
- Industry: Construction Materials
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: €15.588b
- Shares outstanding: 198.42m
- Website: https://www.heidelbergcement.com
Number of Employees
- HeidelbergCement AG
- Berliner Strasse 6
HeidelbergCement AG, together with its subsidiaries, produces and distributes cement, aggregates, ready-mixed concrete, and asphalt worldwide. It provides cement products, including special cements with ta...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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