ADVA Optical Networking SE develops, manufactures, and sells optical and Ethernet-based networking solutions to deliver data, storage, voice, and video services worldwide.
Excellent balance sheet with reasonable growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has ADVA Optical Networking'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: ADV matched the German Communications industry which returned -0.4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: ADV underperformed the German Market which returned 3.4% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is ADVA Optical Networking's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StDoes ADVA Optical Networking SE's (ETR:ADV) CEO Pay Matter?
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1 month ago | Simply Wall StAn Intrinsic Calculation For ADVA Optical Networking SE (ETR:ADV) Suggests It's 25% Undervalued
Is ADVA Optical Networking undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Undervalued: ADV (€6.7) is trading above our estimate of fair value (€2.9)
Significantly Undervalued: ADV is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: ADV is poor value based on its PE Ratio (33.9x) compared to the Communications industry average (18.3x).
PE vs Market: ADV is poor value based on its PE Ratio (33.9x) compared to the German market (19.4x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
Low PEG Ratio: ADV is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.1x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: ADV is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.4x) compared to the DE Communications industry average (1.5x).
How is ADVA Optical Networking forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 5 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: ADV's forecast earnings growth (31.2% per year) is above the savings rate (0.2%).
Earnings vs Market: ADV's earnings (31.2% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the German market (12.6% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: ADV's revenue (7.3% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the German market (5% per year).
High Growth Revenue: ADV's revenue (7.3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
High Future ROE: ADV's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (6%).
How has ADVA Optical Networking performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ADV's earnings have declined by -17.4% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: ADV has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: ADV has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Communications industry (31.9%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: ADV's Return on Equity (4%) is considered low.
Return on Assets
ROA vs Industry: ADV's Return on Assets is below or equal to the Communications industry average last year.
Return on Capital Employed
ROCE Improving: ADV's Return on Capital Employed has declined over the past 3 years.
How is ADVA Optical Networking's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: ADV's short term assets (€249.2M) exceeds its short term liabilities (€152.1M)
Long Term Liabilities: ADV's short term assets (249.2M) exceeds its long term liabilities (119.1M)
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: ADV's debt to equity ratio (32.3%) is considered satisfactory
Reducing Debt: ADV's debt to equity ratio has increased from 23.3% to 32.3% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: ADV's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (81.1%).
Interest Coverage: ADV's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (10.2x coverage).
Inventory Level: ADV has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: ADV's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 3.108880x debt).
What is ADVA Optical Networking's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Stability and Growth of Payments
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate ADV's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate ADV's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ADV's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ADV'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 ADV's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the German market.
What is the CEO of ADVA Optical Networking's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?
Average management tenure
Brian Protiva (55yo)
Mr. Brian L. Protiva co-founded ADVA Optical Networking, Inc. (ADVA) in 1994 and has been Chief Executive Officer since 2001. Mr. Protiva is the Co-Founder of ADVA AG Optical Networking. Mr. Protiva serves ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs. Market: Brian's total compensation ($USD714.05K) is about average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD809.25K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Brian's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Management Age and Tenure
Experienced Management: ADV's management team is seasoned and experienced (12.8 years average tenure).
Board Age and Tenure
Experienced Board: ADV's board of directors are considered experienced (4.8 years average tenure).
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Brian Protiva (55yo)
- Tenure: 18.4yrs
- Compensation: €642.00k
Scott St. John (50yo)
Chief Marketing & Sales Officer and Member of Management Board
- Tenure: 0yrs
- Compensation: €625.00k
Christoph Glingener (51yo)
Chief Technology Officer
- Tenure: 12.8yrs
- Compensation: €417.00k
Senior Vice President of Marketing & Investor Relations
- Tenure: 0yrs
Ulrich Dopfer (46yo)
- Tenure: 4.8yrs
- Compensation: €415.00k
Johanna Hey (49yo)
Vice Chairwoman of Supervisory Board
- Tenure: 6.3yrs
- Compensation: €90.00k
Nikos Theodosopoulos (56yo)
Chairman of Supervisory Board
- Tenure: 4.8yrs
- Compensation: €100.00k
Member of the Supervisory Board
- Tenure: 1.3yrs
- Compensation: €25.00k
ADVA Optical Networking SE's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: ADVA Optical Networking SE
- Ticker: ADV
- Exchange: XTRA
- Founded: 1994
- Industry: Communications Equipment
- Sector: Tech
- Market Cap: €336.099m
- Shares outstanding: 50.16m
- Website: https://www.advaoptical.com
Number of Employees
- ADVA Optical Networking SE
- Campus Martinsried
- Fraunhoferstrasse 9a
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|ADV||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Bearer Shares||DE||EUR||Mar 1999|
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ADVA Optical Networking SE develops, manufactures, and sells optical and Ethernet-based networking solutions to deliver data, storage, voice, and video services worldwide. It offers scalable optical transp ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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