MUN:PPA

Stock Analysis Report

PA Power Automation

Executive Summary

PA Power Automation AG, together with its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures, and markets pc-based CNC technology for machine tools.


Snowflake Analysis

Excellent balance sheet with weak fundamentals.

Share Price & News

How has PA Power Automation's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: PPA has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

0%

PPA

-8.8%

DE Electronic

-9.1%

DE Market


1 Year Return

n/a

PPA

-5.2%

DE Electronic

2.9%

DE Market

Return vs Industry: Insufficient data to determine how PPA performed against the German Electronic industry.

Return vs Market: Insufficient data to determine how PPA performed against the German Market.


Shareholder returns

PPAIndustryMarket
7 Day0%-8.8%-9.1%
30 Day0%2.0%-7.2%
90 Day0%-0.5%-6.5%
1 Yearn/a-3.2%-5.2%6.1%2.9%
3 Yearn/a31.2%27.0%3.5%-5.6%
5 Yearn/a94.3%80.2%8.0%-6.8%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is PA Power Automation's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


Simply Wall St News

No news available

Valuation

Is PA Power Automation undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?


In this section, we usually try to help investors determine whether PA Power Automation is trading at an attractive price based on the cash flow it is expected to produce in the future. But as PA Power Automation 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 PA Power Automation'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 PA Power Automation regulatory filings.
  • Explore potentially undervalued companies in the Tech industry.

Future Growth

How is PA Power Automation forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

16.8%

Forecasted Tech 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 PA Power Automation 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 PA Power Automation performed over the past 5 years?

16.3%

Historical Tech annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: Insufficient data to determine if PPA has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: Insufficient data to determine if PPA's profit margins have improved over the past year.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: Insufficient data to determine if PPA's year-on-year earnings growth rate was positive over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: Insufficient data to compare PPA's past year earnings growth to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: Insufficient data to determine if PPA's earnings growth over the past year exceeded the Electronic industry average.


Return on Equity

High ROE: PPA has a negative Return on Equity (0%), as it is currently unprofitable.


Return on Assets


Return on Capital Employed


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Financial Health

How is PA Power Automation's financial position?


In this section we usually analyse PA Power Automation'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. PA Power Automation 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 PPA’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. PA Power Automation'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 PA Power Automation's financial data was last updated here.
  • Explore more healthy companies in the Tech industry.

Dividend

What is PA Power Automation's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

companyn/amarketbottom25%1.5%markettop25%3.9%industryaverage1.4%forecastin3Yearsn/a

Current dividend yield vs market & industry

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

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate PPA's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if PPA's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if PPA'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 PPA's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the German market.


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Management

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


CEO

PA Power Automation has no CEO, or we have no data on them.


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.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

PA Power Automation AG's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: PA Power Automation AG
  • Ticker: PPA
  • Exchange: MUN
  • Founded: 1993
  • Industry: Electronic Components
  • Sector: Tech
  • Market Cap: €25.723k
  • Shares outstanding: 6.43m
  • Website: https://www.powerautomation.de

Number of Employees


Location

  • PA Power Automation AG
  • Gottlieb-Daimler-Strasse 17/2
  • Pleidelsheim
  • Baden-Württemberg
  • 74385
  • Germany

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
PPADB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesBearer SharesDEEURSep 1998
PPAMUN (Boerse Muenchen)YesBearer SharesDEEURSep 1998

Biography

PA Power Automation AG, together with its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures, and markets pc-based CNC technology for machine tools. The company provides CNC systems, drives and motors, panels, and I/O modules. It also offers software products, such as PA HMI, an open and browser-based human machine interface that allows to add design and functions; PA CUT, a programming and operating software for laser, waterjet, plasma, and oxy-fuel cutting machines; PA Compile-Cycles, which enables the integration of know-how; PA Soft-PLC IEC 61131-3, which is integrated into the PA CNCs; and PA ETC-Engineer, a software tool used for configuration and diagnosis of EtherCAT networks. The company was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in Pleidelsheim, Germany. 


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2019/09/25 22:16
End of Day Share Price2019/06/28 00:00
Earnings2017/06/30
Annual Earnings2016/12/31


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.