Medion AG sells entertainment electronics and information technology products worldwide.
No risks detected for MDN from our risk checks.
Flawless balance sheet with questionable track record.
Share Price & News
How has Medion's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: MDN has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
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1 Year Return
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Return vs Industry: MDN exceeded the German Retail Distributors industry which returned -9.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: MDN underperformed the German Market which returned 3% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Medion's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 month ago | Simply Wall StIs Medion AG (ETR:MDN) Struggling With Its 8.0% Return On Capital Employed?
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3 months ago | Simply Wall StDespite Its High P/E Ratio, Is Medion AG (ETR:MDN) Still Undervalued?
Is Medion 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: Insufficient data to calculate MDN's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate MDN's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: MDN is poor value based on its PE Ratio (22.5x) compared to the Retail Distributors industry average (12.1x).
PE vs Market: MDN is poor value based on its PE Ratio (22.5x) compared to the German market (21.1x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate MDN's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: MDN is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.6x) compared to the XE Retail Distributors industry average (1.5x).
How is Medion forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Retail industry annual growth in earnings
In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as Medion has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.
This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.
- Examine Medion's financial health to determine how well-positioned it is against times of financial stress by looking at its level of debt over time and how much cash it has left.
- Medion competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
- Explore growth companies in the Retail industry.
How has Medion performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: MDN has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: MDN's current net profit margins (3.5%) are lower than last year (4%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: MDN's earnings have grown by 4.5% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: MDN's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: MDN had negative earnings growth (-3.9%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Retail Distributors industry average (13%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: MDN's Return on Equity (7%) is considered low.
How is Medion's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: MDN's short term assets (€727.8M) exceed its short term liabilities (€351.2M).
Long Term Liabilities: MDN's short term assets (€727.8M) exceed its long term liabilities (€11.8M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: MDN is debt free.
Reducing Debt: MDN has no debt compared to 5 years ago when its debt to equity ratio was 0.06%.
Debt Coverage: MDN has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: MDN has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Medion current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate MDN's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate MDN's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if MDN's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if MDN's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: MDN is not paying a notable dividend for the German market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of MDN's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the German market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Mr. Gerd Brachmann serves as the Chairman of the Management Board of Medion AG. Mr. Brachmann is a businessman.
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Gerd's total compensation ($USD1.46M) is about average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD1.43M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Gerd's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
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.
Medion AG's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Medion AG
- Ticker: MDN
- Exchange: XTRA
- Industry: Distributors
- Sector: Retail
- Market Cap: €638.944m
- Shares outstanding: 44.68m
- Website: https://www.medion.com
Number of Employees
- Medion AG
- Am Zehnthof 77
- North Rhine-Westphalia
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|MDN||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Bearer Shares||DE||EUR||Feb 1999|
|MDN||XTRA (XETRA Trading Platform)||Yes||Bearer Shares||DE||EUR||Feb 1999|
|0F7M||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Bearer Shares||GB||EUR||Feb 1999|
|MDND||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Bearer Shares||GB||EUR||Feb 1999|
Medion AG sells entertainment electronics and information technology products worldwide. It also provides various services in the areas of telecommunications, photo services, downloads, and other online services. The company is based in Essen, Germany. Medion AG is a subsidiary of Lenovo Germany Holding GmbH.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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|Company Analysis||2020/07/07 20:53|
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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.