Basler Aktiengesellschaft develops, manufactures, and sells digital cameras for professional users in Germany, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Americas, and Asia.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||€157.00|
|52 Week High||€46.70|
|52 Week Low||€171.00|
|1 Month Change||3.29%|
|3 Month Change||45.64%|
|1 Year Change||205.45%|
|3 Year Change||208.65%|
|5 Year Change||710.81%|
|Change since IPO||359.51%|
Recent News & Updates
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|BSL||DE Electronic||DE Market|
Return vs Industry: BSL exceeded the German Electronic industry which returned 57.7% over the past year.
Return vs Market: BSL exceeded the German Market which returned 24.6% over the past year.
Stable Share Price: BSL is more volatile than 75% of German stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 7% a week.
Volatility Over Time: BSL's weekly volatility (7%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of German stocks.
About the Company
Basler Aktiengesellschaft develops, manufactures, and sells digital cameras for professional users in Germany, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Americas, and Asia. The company offers area scan, line scan, powerpack microscopy, 3D, and network cameras; accessories, including lenses, I/O cables, power supplies, data cables, host adapters, hubs, and switches; and pylon camera software suite for getting Basler camera set-up and running. It also provides cameras, software, kits, and components for embedded vision; and lighting components, lenses, cables, frame grabbers, PC cards, network and peripheral devices, and accessories and bundles.
Basler Fundamentals Summary
|BSL fundamental statistics|
Is BSL overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|BSL income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||€92.20m|
Last Reported Earnings
Jun 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
Nov 04, 2021
|Earnings per share (EPS)||2.12|
|Net Profit Margin||10.77%|
How did BSL perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
0.3%Current Dividend Yield
Is Basler 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: BSL (€157) is trading above our estimate of fair value (€52.25)
Significantly Below Fair Value: BSL is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: BSL is poor value based on its PE Ratio (73.9x) compared to the German Electronic industry average (27.8x).
PE vs Market: BSL is poor value based on its PE Ratio (73.9x) compared to the German market (22.5x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: BSL is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (5x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: BSL is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (12.8x) compared to the DE Electronic industry average (2.3x).
How is Basler 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: BSL's forecast earnings growth (14.9% per year) is above the savings rate (-0.01%).
Earnings vs Market: BSL's earnings (14.9% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the German market (12.5% per year).
High Growth Earnings: BSL's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: BSL's revenue (13.6% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the German market (5.9% per year).
High Growth Revenue: BSL's revenue (13.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: BSL's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (18.3%).
How has Basler performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: BSL has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: BSL's current net profit margins (10.8%) are higher than last year (10.5%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: BSL's earnings have grown by 7% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: BSL's earnings growth over the past year (19.5%) exceeds its 5-year average (7% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: BSL earnings growth over the past year (19.5%) underperformed the Electronic industry 44%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: BSL's Return on Equity (17.3%) is considered low.
How is Basler's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: BSL's short term assets (€109.2M) exceed its short term liabilities (€41.6M).
Long Term Liabilities: BSL's short term assets (€109.2M) exceed its long term liabilities (€40.0M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: BSL's debt to equity ratio (18.9%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: BSL's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 21.4% to 18.9% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: BSL's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (179.7%).
Interest Coverage: BSL's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (54.9x coverage).
What is Basler current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: BSL's dividend (0.29%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the German market (1%).
High Dividend: BSL's dividend (0.29%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the German market (3.23%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: BSL is not paying a notable dividend for the German market, therefore no need to check if payments are stable.
Growing Dividend: BSL is not paying a notable dividend for the German market, therefore no need to check if payments are increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: BSL is not paying a notable dividend for the German market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of BSL'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?
Average management tenure
Dietmar Ley (57 yo)
Dr. Ing. Dietmar Ley has been the Chief Executive Officer of Basler Aktiengesellschaft since February 2000 and serves as its Chairman of the Management Board. He is responsible for research and development...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Dietmar's total compensation ($USD580.44K) is below average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD1.62M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Dietmar's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: BSL's management team is seasoned and experienced (11.8 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: BSL's board of directors are considered experienced (4.5 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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Basler Aktiengesellschaft's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Basler Aktiengesellschaft
- Ticker: BSL
- Exchange: XTRA
- Founded: 1988
- Industry: Electronic Equipment and Instruments
- Sector: Tech
- Market Cap: €1.566b
- Shares outstanding: 9.98m
- Website: https://www.baslerweb.com
Number of Employees
- Basler Aktiengesellschaft
- An der Strusbek 60-62
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/10/24 17:44|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/10/22 00:00|
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.