What Are Analysts Expecting From DEMIRE Deutsche Mittelstand Real Estate AG (ETR:DMRE) In The Years Ahead?

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The most recent earnings update DEMIRE Deutsche Mittelstand Real Estate AG’s (ETR:DMRE) released in December 2018 revealed that the company benefited from a substantial tailwind, more than doubling its earnings from the prior year. Below is a brief commentary on my key takeaways on how market analysts view DEMIRE Deutsche Mittelstand Real Estate’s earnings growth outlook over the next few years and whether the future looks even brighter than the past. Note that I will be looking at net income excluding extraordinary items to get a better understanding of the underlying drivers of earnings.

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Analysts’ outlook for next year seems rather subdued, with earnings rising by a single digit 9.8%. However, the following year seems to show a contrast, with earnings decreasing by -23%. This volatility continues into the final year of forecast, with earnings generating €65m.

XTRA:DMRE Past and Future Earnings, May 14th 2019
XTRA:DMRE Past and Future Earnings, May 14th 2019

Even though it’s helpful to understand the growth rate year by year relative to today’s value, it may be more insightful estimating the rate at which the business is growing every year, on average. The benefit of this technique is that it ignores near term flucuations and accounts for the overarching direction of DEMIRE Deutsche Mittelstand Real Estate’s earnings trajectory over time, fluctuate up and down. To compute this rate, I’ve appended a line of best fit through analyst consensus of forecasted earnings. The slope of this line is the rate of earnings growth, which in this case is -3.6%. This means, we can assume DEMIRE Deutsche Mittelstand Real Estate will chip away at a rate of -3.6% every year for the next few years.

Next Steps:

For DEMIRE Deutsche Mittelstand Real Estate, there are three pertinent factors you should further examine:

  1. Financial Health: Does it have a healthy balance sheet? Take a look at our free balance sheet analysis with six simple checks on key factors like leverage and risk.
  2. Future Earnings: How does DMRE’s growth rate compare to its peers and the wider market? Dig deeper into the analyst consensus number for the upcoming years by interacting with our free analyst growth expectation chart.
  3. Other High-Growth Alternatives: Are there other high-growth stocks you could be holding instead of DMRE? Explore our interactive list of stocks with large growth potential to get an idea of what else is out there you may be missing!

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