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IVU Traffic Technologies XTRA:IVU Stock Report

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17 May, 2022


Company Financials
IVU fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance2/6
Financial Health6/6

IVU Stock Overview

IVU Traffic Technologies AG develops, installs, maintains, and operates integrated IT solutions for buses and trains worldwide.

Risk Analysis

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IVU Traffic Technologies Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for IVU Traffic Technologies
Historical stock prices
Current Share Price€16.58
52 Week High€21.90
52 Week Low€15.52
1 Month Change-9.99%
3 Month Change-18.73%
1 Year Change-4.82%
3 Year Change64.16%
5 Year Change380.58%
Change since IPO-18.73%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

IVUDE SoftwareDE Market

Return vs Industry: IVU exceeded the German Software industry which returned -18.1% over the past year.

Return vs Market: IVU exceeded the German Market which returned -12.4% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is IVU's price volatile compared to industry and market?
IVU volatility
IVU Average Weekly Movement4.3%
Software Industry Average Movement7.6%
Market Average Movement6.4%
10% most volatile stocks in DE Market10.8%
10% least volatile stocks in DE Market3.5%

Stable Share Price: IVU is less volatile than 75% of German stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.

Volatility Over Time: IVU's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

1976779Martin Muller-Elschner

IVU Traffic Technologies AG develops, installs, maintains, and operates integrated IT solutions for buses and trains worldwide. The company offers IVU.suite and IVU.rail software and hardware systems that create timetables, plan and optimize the deployment of buses and trains, dispatch drivers and vehicles, control and monitor the operation of vehicle fleets, sell tickets, inform passengers, cash up takings, and prepare statistics. It also provides integration, implementation, support, and cloud hosting and maintenance services.

IVU Traffic Technologies Fundamentals Summary

How do IVU Traffic Technologies's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
IVU fundamental statistics
Market Cap€287.86m
Earnings (TTM)€9.32m
Revenue (TTM)€102.88m


P/E Ratio


P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
IVU income statement (TTM)
Cost of Revenue€28.44m
Gross Profit€74.45m
Other Expenses€65.13m

Last Reported Earnings

Dec 31, 2021

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)0.54
Gross Margin72.36%
Net Profit Margin9.06%
Debt/Equity Ratio0%

How did IVU perform over the long term?

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Current Dividend Yield


Payout Ratio

Does IVU pay a reliable dividends?

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When do you need to buy IVU by to receive an upcoming dividend?
IVU Traffic Technologies dividend dates
Ex Dividend DateMay 26 2022
Dividend Pay DateMay 31 2022
Days until Ex dividend8 days
Days until Dividend pay date13 days

Does IVU pay a reliable dividends?

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Is IVU Traffic Technologies undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score


Valuation Score 0/6

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • PE vs Industry

  • PE vs Market

  • PEG Ratio

  • PB vs Industry


Price to Earnings (PE) ratio

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: IVU (€16.58) is trading above our estimate of fair value (€8.17)

Significantly Below Fair Value: IVU is trading above our estimate of fair value.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: IVU is poor value based on its PE Ratio (30.9x) compared to the German Software industry average (29.9x).

PE vs Market: IVU is poor value based on its PE Ratio (30.9x) compared to the German market (17.5x).

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate IVU's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: IVU is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (4.2x) compared to the DE Software industry average (2.9x).

Future Growth

How is IVU Traffic Technologies forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

Future Growth Score


Future Growth Score 0/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


Forecasted Software 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 IVU Traffic Technologies 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.

Past Performance

How has IVU Traffic Technologies performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 2/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: IVU has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: IVU's current net profit margins (9.1%) are lower than last year (11%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: IVU has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 28.9% per year.

Accelerating Growth: IVU's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: IVU had negative earnings growth (-7.7%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Software industry average (9.2%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: IVU's Return on Equity (13.7%) is considered low.

Financial Health

How is IVU Traffic Technologies's financial position?

Financial Health Score


Financial Health Score 6/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: IVU's short term assets (€107.2M) exceed its short term liabilities (€50.1M).

Long Term Liabilities: IVU's short term assets (€107.2M) exceed its long term liabilities (€12.4M).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: IVU is debt free.

Reducing Debt: IVU has not had any debt for past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: IVU has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.

Interest Coverage: IVU has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.

Balance Sheet


What is IVU Traffic Technologies's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score


Dividend Score 1/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Future Dividend Coverage


Current Dividend Yield

Upcoming Dividend Payment

TodayMay 17 2022Ex Dividend DateMay 26 2022Dividend Pay DateMay 31 20225 days from Ex DividendBuy in the next 8 days to receive the upcoming dividend

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: IVU's dividend (1.33%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the German market (1.38%).

High Dividend: IVU's dividend (1.33%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the German market (4.31%).

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: IVU has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.

Growing Dividend: IVU's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 7 years.

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (41.5%), IVU's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: With its low cash payout ratio (21.3%), IVU's dividend payments are well covered by cash flows.

Next Steps


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


Average management tenure


Martin Muller-Elschner (53 yo)



Mr. Martin Muller-Elschner serves as the Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Management Board at IVU Traffic Technologies AG since January 1, 2010 and January 1, 2010 respectively and has been its...

Leadership Team

Experienced Management: IVU's management team is not considered experienced ( 0.7 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.

Board Members

Experienced Board: IVU's board of directors are considered experienced (3 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.

Ownership Breakdown

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

Top Shareholders

Company Information

IVU Traffic Technologies AG's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: IVU Traffic Technologies AG
  • Ticker: IVU
  • Exchange: XTRA
  • Founded: 1976
  • Industry: Systems Software
  • Sector: Software
  • Implied Market Cap: €287.863m
  • Shares outstanding: 17.36m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • IVU Traffic Technologies AG
  • Bundesallee 88
  • Berlin
  • Berlin
  • 12161
  • Germany


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/05/17 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/05/17 00:00
Annual Earnings2021/12/31

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.