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Market Cap

€62.9b

Last Updated

2021/05/06 18:52 UTC

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Executive Summary

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. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Outstanding track record established dividend payer.


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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 is not significantly more volatile than the rest of German stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.

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


Market Performance


7 Day Return

6.0%

DPW

3.8%

DE Logistics

-0.8%

DE Market


1 Year Return

94.9%

DPW

94.9%

DE Logistics

36.3%

DE Market

Return vs Industry: DPW exceeded the German Logistics industry which returned 92.7% over the past year.

Return vs Market: DPW exceeded the German Market which returned 38.3% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

DPWIndustryMarket
7 Day6.0%3.8%-0.8%
30 Day9.2%8.8%-1.1%
90 Day22.0%21.6%5.7%
1 Year100.8%94.9%98.9%94.9%41.0%36.3%
3 Year62.4%51.4%69.7%58.0%19.7%9.4%
5 Year129.6%94.6%133.9%100.8%54.8%32.8%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Deutsche Post's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is Deutsche Post undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

31.4%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: DPW (€51.5) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€75.12)

Significantly Below Fair Value: DPW is trading below fair value by more than 20%.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: DPW is good value based on its PE Ratio (21.4x) compared to the XE Logistics industry average (28.8x).

PE vs Market: DPW is good value based on its PE Ratio (21.4x) compared to the German market (27.9x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: DPW is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (2.5x)


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: DPW is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (4.6x) compared to the XE Logistics industry average (2.9x).


Future Growth

How is Deutsche Post forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 18 analysts?

8.6%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: DPW's forecast earnings growth (8.6% per year) is above the savings rate (0.01%).

Earnings vs Market: DPW's earnings (8.6% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the German market (19.4% per year).

High Growth Earnings: DPW's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.

Revenue vs Market: DPW's revenue (3.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the German market (5.6% per year).

High Growth Revenue: DPW's revenue (3.6% 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 high in 3 years time (22.4%)


Past Performance

How has Deutsche Post performed over the past 5 years?

3.7%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: DPW has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: DPW's current net profit margins (4.4%) are higher than last year (4.1%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: DPW's earnings have grown by 3.7% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: DPW's earnings growth over the past year (13.8%) exceeds its 5-year average (3.7% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: DPW earnings growth over the past year (13.8%) exceeded the Logistics industry -9.6%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: DPW's Return on Equity (22.6%) is considered high.


Financial Health

How is Deutsche Post's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: DPW's short term assets (€18.3B) exceed its short term liabilities (€17.4B).

Long Term Liabilities: DPW's short term assets (€18.3B) do not cover its long term liabilities (€23.8B).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: DPW's debt to equity ratio (61.4%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: DPW's debt to equity ratio has increased from 44.4% to 61.4% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: DPW's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (89.1%).

Interest Coverage: DPW's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (9.6x coverage).


Balance Sheet


Dividend

What is Deutsche Post current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

2.62%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: DPW's dividend (2.62%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the German market (1.05%).

High Dividend: DPW's dividend (2.62%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the German market (3.14%).


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 (56.1%), 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 (51.4% payout ratio).


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Management

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

3.9yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Frank Appel (59 yo)

13.25yrs

Tenure

€7,099,750

Compensation

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 ($USD8.52M) is above average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD5.15M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Frank's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: DPW's management team is considered experienced (3.9 years average tenure).


Board Members

Experienced Board: DPW's board of directors are considered experienced (6.4 years average tenure).


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.


Ownership Breakdown

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


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Deutsche Post AG's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Deutsche Post AG
  • Ticker: DPW
  • Exchange: XTRA
  • Founded: NaN
  • Industry: Air Freight and Logistics
  • Sector: Transportation
  • Market Cap: €62.910b
  • Shares outstanding: 1.24b
  • Website: https://www.dpdhl.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Deutsche Post AG
  • Platz der Deutschen Post
  • Bonn
  • North Rhine-Westphalia
  • 53250
  • Germany

Listings


Biography

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. The company operates through five segments: Post & Parcel ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/05/06 18:52
End of Day Share Price2021/05/06 00:00
Earnings2020/12/31
Annual Earnings2020/12/31


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