DB:USE

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Executive Summary

Beate Uhse AG, through its subsidiaries, provides adult lifestyle products. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Excellent balance sheet with weak fundamentals.

Share Price & News

How has Beate Uhse's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: USE is more volatile than 90% of German stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 73% a week.

Volatility Over Time: USE's weekly volatility has decreased from 119% to 73% over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of German stocks.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-25.0%

USE

-1.6%

DE Online Retail

0.7%

DE Market


1 Year Return

7.1%

USE

92.9%

DE Online Retail

0.6%

DE Market

Return vs Industry: USE underperformed the German Online Retail industry which returned 92.9% over the past year.

Return vs Market: USE exceeded the German Market which returned 0.6% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

USEIndustryMarket
7 Day-25.0%-1.6%0.7%
30 Day-25.0%-3.3%7.8%
90 Day0%3.3%1.7%
1 Year7.1%7.1%93.5%92.9%3.9%0.6%
3 Year-98.7%-98.7%96.9%99.3%4.0%-5.0%
5 Year-99.3%-99.3%62.1%58.9%21.4%4.2%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Beate Uhse's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


Simply Wall St News

No news available

Valuation

Is Beate Uhse undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?


In this section, we usually try to help investors determine whether Beate Uhse is trading at an attractive price based on the cash flow it is expected to produce in the future. But as Beate Uhse has not provided consistent financial data, and the stock also has no analyst forecast or coverage, its intrinsic value cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst consensus cash flow predictions.

This is quite a rare situation as 89% of companies covered by Simply Wall St do have a valuation analysis.


Next Steps

  • Examine Beate Uhse'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.
  • When valuing a company like this, investors focus more on how they perceive the size of the opportunity, the company's ability to deliver and scale, and the strength of the team. While we are not analysing this type of data at the moment, if you don't know where to start, we recommend reading through Beate Uhse regulatory filings.
  • Explore potentially undervalued companies in the Retail industry.

Future Growth

How is Beate Uhse forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

38.2%

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 Beate Uhse 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.


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Past Performance

How has Beate Uhse performed over the past 5 years?

4.1%

Historical Retail annual earnings growth


In this section we usually display a company’s past earnings and revenues to help investors visualise the trend through time. We also gauge the company’s performance by benchmarking its returns and growth to its industry peers and the wider market. However, Beate Uhse has not provided sufficient past data to assess its track record.

This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by Simply Wall St do have historical data.


Next Steps

Financial Health

How is Beate Uhse's financial position?


In this section we usually analyse Beate Uhse's finance health to determine how well-positioned it is against times of financial distress, in particular, its ability to manage its cash and debt levels. Beate Uhse has not provided adequate balance sheet data, its financial health cannot be properly assessed as it.

This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by Simply Wall St do have financial information.


Next Steps

  • Take a look at our analysis of USE’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
  • Investors tend to look at the financial health of a company this size in order to assess the sustainability of its current operations. Beate Uhse's cash and debt levels may be found in its annual reports archived here.
  • Financial health is measured at one point in time, so the latest financial report is the best representation of the company’s current financial status. Check when Beate Uhse's financial data was last updated here.
  • Explore more healthy companies in the Retail industry.

Dividend

What is Beate Uhse current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate USE's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate USE'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 USE's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if USE's dividend payments have been increasing.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of USE's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the German market.


Next Steps

Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?


CEO

Michael Specht (58 yo)

3.58yrs

Tenure

Mr. Michael Specht has been Chief Executive Officer, Chief Operating Officer of Beate Uhse AG since April 2017 and its Chief Financial Officer since June 2017. He serves as Member of Management Board of Be...


Ownership

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.


Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Beate Uhse AG's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Beate Uhse AG
  • Ticker: USE
  • Exchange: DB
  • Founded: 1946
  • Industry: Internet and Direct Marketing Retail
  • Sector: Retail
  • Market Cap: €116.683k
  • Shares outstanding: 77.79m
  • Website: https://www.beate-uhse.ag

Number of Employees


Location

  • Beate Uhse AG
  • Suhrenkamp 59
  • Hamburg
  • Hamburg
  • 22335
  • Germany

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
USEDB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesBearer SharesDEEURMay 1999
0NOJLSE (London Stock Exchange)YesBearer SharesGBEURMay 1999

Biography

Beate Uhse AG, through its subsidiaries, provides adult lifestyle products. It offers love toys, lingerie, and wellness products through retail shops, catalogues, mailings, e-commerce, and wholesale distri...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/11/26 18:44
End of Day Share Price2020/11/25 00:00
Earnings2016/06/30
Annual Earnings2015/12/31


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.