SYZYGY AG, through its subsidiaries, provides creative, technological, and media services for digital marketing in Germany, the United Kingdom, Poland, and the United States.
Excellent balance sheet average dividend payer.
Share Price & News
How has SYZYGY's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: SYZ exceeded the German Media industry which returned -7.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SYZ underperformed the German Market which returned 3.8% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is SYZYGY's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is SYZYGY 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: SYZ (€8.24) is trading above our estimate of fair value (€8.02)
Significantly Below Fair Value: SYZ is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SYZ is good value based on its PE Ratio (24.6x) compared to the Media industry average (24.6x).
PE vs Market: SYZ is poor value based on its PE Ratio (24.6x) compared to the German market (19.2x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: SYZ is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (2.4x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SYZ is good value based on its PB Ratio (2.2x) compared to the DE Media industry average (3.2x).
How is SYZYGY forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 4 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: SYZ's forecast earnings growth (10.2% per year) is above the savings rate (0.2%).
Earnings vs Market: SYZ's earnings (10.2% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the German market (12.6% per year).
High Growth Earnings: SYZ's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: SYZ's revenue (7.4% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the German market (5% per year).
High Growth Revenue: SYZ's revenue (7.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: SYZ's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (10.7%).
How has SYZYGY performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SYZ's earnings have grown by 2.2% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: SYZ's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: SYZ had negative earnings growth (-2.2%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Media industry average (-0.7%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: SYZ's Return on Equity (9.2%) is considered low.
Return on Assets
ROA vs Industry: SYZ's Return on Assets is below or equal to the Media industry average last year.
Return on Capital Employed
ROCE Improving: SYZ's Return on Capital Employed has declined over the past 3 years.
How is SYZYGY's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SYZ's short term assets (€31.6M) exceeds its short term liabilities (€29.3M)
Long Term Liabilities: SYZ's short term assets (31.6M) do not cover its long term liabilities (42.4M)
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SYZ is debt free.
Reducing Debt: SYZ had no debt 5 years ago.
Debt Coverage: SYZ has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: SYZ has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
Inventory Level: SYZ has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: Insufficient data to determine if SYZ's debt is covered by short term assets.
What is SYZYGY's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Stability and Growth of Payments
Notable Dividend: SYZ's dividend (4.85%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the German market (1.47%).
High Dividend: SYZ's dividend (4.85%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the German market (3.83%)
Stable Dividend: SYZ's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: SYZ's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its high payout ratio (119.6%), SYZ's dividend payments are not well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: SYZ's dividends in 3 years are not forecast to be well covered by earnings (104.3% payout ratio).
What is the CEO of SYZYGY's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?
Average management tenure
Lars Lehne (49yo)
Mr. Lars Lehne serves as Chairman of Management Board at Syzygy AG. Mr. Lehne has been the Chief Executive Officer and Additional Member of the Management Board at Syzygy AG since July 7, 2016 and April 01 ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs. Market: Lars's total compensation ($USD483.46K) is above average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD216.74K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Lars's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Management Age and Tenure
Experienced Management: SYZ's management team is considered experienced (3.8 years average tenure).
Board Age and Tenure
Experienced Board: SYZ's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.6 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
CFO, Finance Director & Member of the Management Board
- Tenure: 4.8yrs
- Compensation: €386.00k
Lars Lehne (49yo)
CEO & Chairman of Management Board
- Tenure: 3.3yrs
- Compensation: €434.00k
Chief Creative Officer
- Tenure: 4.4yrs
Frank Ladner (47yo)
Group CTO & Member of Management Board
- Tenure: 1.8yrs
- Compensation: €373.00k
Investor & Public Relations Manager
- Tenure: 0yrs
Wilfried Beeck (59yo)
Chairman of the Supervisory Board
- Tenure: 1.6yrs
- Compensation: €15.00k
Dominic Grainger (54yo)
Member of Supervisory Board
- Tenure: 0.3yrs
Member of the Supervisory Board
- Tenure: 1.6yrs
SYZYGY AG's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: SYZYGY AG
- Ticker: SYZ
- Exchange: XTRA
- Founded: 1995
- Industry: Advertising
- Sector: Media
- Market Cap: €110.634m
- Shares outstanding: 13.43m
- Website: https://www.syzygy.net
Number of Employees
- SYZYGY AG
- Horexstrasse 28
- Bad Homburg vor der Höhe
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|SYZ||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Oct 2000|
|SYZ||XTRA (XETRA Trading Platform)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Oct 2000|
|0NKH||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||GB||EUR||Oct 2000|
|SYZd||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Common Stock||GB||EUR||Oct 2000|
SYZYGY AG, through its subsidiaries, provides creative, technological, and media services for digital marketing in Germany, the United Kingdom, Poland, and the United States. It provides an integrated port ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2019/10/20 20:58|
|End of Day Share Price||2019/10/18 00:00|
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