Deutsche Post AG operates as a mail and logistics company in Germany, rest of Europe, the Americas, the Asia Pacific, the Middle East, and Africa.
6 star dividend payer with mediocre balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Deutsche Post's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: DPW's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: DPW exceeded the German Logistics industry which returned 9.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: DPW exceeded the German Market which returned 4.4% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Deutsche Post's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
2 months ago | Simply Wall StThese 4 Measures Indicate That Deutsche Post (ETR:DPW) Is Using Debt Reasonably Well
2 months ago | Simply Wall StDoes Deutsche Post AG's (ETR:DPW) 26% Earnings Growth Reflect The Long-Term Trend?
2 months ago | Simply Wall StHow Does Deutsche Post's (ETR:DPW) P/E Compare To Its Industry, After The Share Price Drop?
Is Deutsche Post undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: DPW (€30.69) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€39.68)
Significantly Below Fair Value: DPW is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: DPW is poor value based on its PE Ratio (17.4x) compared to the Logistics industry average (14.5x).
PE vs Market: DPW is good value based on its PE Ratio (17.4x) compared to the German market (20.1x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: DPW is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: DPW is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (2.6x) compared to the XE Logistics industry average (2x).
How is Deutsche Post forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 17 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: DPW's forecast earnings growth (17% per year) is above the savings rate (0.2%).
Earnings vs Market: DPW's earnings (17% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the German market (22.5% per year).
High Growth Earnings: DPW's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: DPW's revenue (3.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the German market (5.7% per year).
High Growth Revenue: DPW's revenue (3.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: DPW's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (18%).
How has Deutsche Post performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: DPW has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: DPW's current net profit margins (3.4%) are lower than last year (3.6%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: DPW's earnings have grown by 5.2% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: DPW's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: DPW had negative earnings growth (-1.9%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Logistics industry average (-0.7%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: DPW's Return on Equity (15.9%) is considered low.
How is Deutsche Post's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: DPW's short term assets (€15.0B) do not cover its short term liabilities (€15.9B).
Long Term Liabilities: DPW's short term assets (€15.0B) do not cover its long term liabilities (€21.5B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: DPW's debt to equity ratio (48%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: DPW's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 55.3% to 48% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: DPW's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (92.7%).
Interest Coverage: DPW's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (6.1x coverage).
What is Deutsche Post's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: DPW's dividend (4.07%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the German market (1.27%).
High Dividend: DPW's dividend (4.07%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the German market (3.75%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: DPW's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: DPW's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (70.9%), DPW's dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: DPW's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (52.1% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Frank Appel (58yo)
Dr. Frank Appel had been Member of Supervisory Board at adidas AG since May 09, 2018 until May 9, 2019. He has been the Chief Executive Officer of Deutsche Post AG since February 2008. Dr. Appel serves as ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Frank's total compensation ($USD8.67M) is above average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD4.77M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Frank's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Chairman of Management Board & CEO||12.33yrs||€7.65m||no data|
|CFO & Member of Management Board||3.75yrs||€3.33m||no data|
|Member of Management Board||11.33yrs||€3.69m||no data|
|Member of Management Board||3yrs||€2.95m||no data|
|Member of Human Resource||2.75yrs||€2.71m||no data|
|Member of Management Board||1.42yrs||€2.64m||no data|
|Member of Management Board||1.17yrs||€2.18m||no data|
|Member of Management Board||0.67yr||€871.50k||no data|
|Executive Vice President of Corporate Finance||no data||no data||no data|
|Head of Investor Relations||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: DPW's management team is considered experienced (2.9 years average tenure).
|Independent Member of Supervisory Board||15.75yrs||€152.00k||no data|
|Independent Employee Representatives Member of Supervisory Board||no data||€116.00k||no data|
|Independent Member of Supervisory Board||2.17yrs||€74.00k||no data|
|Independent Member of Supervisory Board||11.17yrs||€151.00k||no data|
|Independent Employee Representatives Member of Supervisory Board||7.67yrs||€116.00k||no data|
|Independent Chairman of Supervisory Board||2.17yrs||€332.00k||no data|
|Independent Employee Representative Deputy Chair of the Supervisory Board||13.08yrs||€261.00k||no data|
|Independent Employee Representatives Member of Supervisory Board||12.33yrs||€152.00k||no data|
|Independent Employee Representatives Member of Supervisory Board||12.08yrs||€194.00k||no data|
|Independent Member of Supervisory Board||2.17yrs||€74.00k||no data|
Experienced Board: DPW's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 11.2 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.
Deutsche Post AG's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Deutsche Post AG
- Ticker: DPW
- Exchange: XTRA
- Industry: Air Freight and Logistics
- Sector: Transportation
- Market Cap: €39.090b
- Shares outstanding: 1.23b
- Website: https://www.dpdhl.com
Number of Employees
- Deutsche Post AG
- Platz der Deutschen Post
- North Rhine-Westphalia
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|DPST.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Registered Shares||US||USD||Nov 2000|
|DPW||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Registered Shares||DE||EUR||Nov 2000|
|0H3Q||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Registered Shares||GB||EUR||Nov 2000|
|DPW||XTRA (XETRA Trading Platform)||Yes||Registered Shares||DE||EUR||Nov 2000|
|DPWD||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Registered Shares||GB||EUR||Nov 2000|
|DPW N||BMV (Bolsa Mexicana de Valores)||Yes||Registered Shares||MX||MXN||Nov 2000|
|DPW||WBAG (Wiener Boerse AG)||Yes||Registered Shares||AT||EUR||Nov 2000|
|DPW||BIT (Borsa Italiana)||Yes||Registered Shares||IT||EUR||Nov 2000|
|DPW||SWX (SIX Swiss Exchange)||Yes||Registered Shares||CH||CHF||Nov 2000|
|DPSG.Y||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||SPONSORED ADR||US||USD||Oct 2008|
|DPWA||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||SPONSORED ADR||DE||EUR||Oct 2008|
|DPWA||XTRA (XETRA Trading Platform)||SPONSORED ADR||DE||EUR||Oct 2008|
Deutsche Post AG operates as a mail and logistics company in Germany, rest of Europe, the Americas, the Asia Pacific, the Middle East, and Africa. It operates through five divisions: Post & Parcel Germany; Express; Global Forwarding, Freight; Supply Chain; and eCommerce Solutions. The Post & Parcel Germany division transports, sorts, and delivers documents and goods; and offers digital transmission services, such as information on shipment status and digital messages. The Express division provides courier and express services to business and private customers. The Global Forwarding, Freight division transports goods by rail, road, air, and sea; and offers multimodal and sector-specific solutions. The Supply Chain division offers supply chain solutions, including warehousing, transport, and value-added services. The eCommerce Solutions division provides parcel delivery and cross-border non-time definite international services. Deutsche Post AG is headquartered in Bonn, Germany.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/06/07 01:45|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/06/05 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.