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Müller - Die lila Logistik XTRA:MLL Stock Report

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23 Jun, 2022


Company Financials
MLL fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance5/6
Financial Health4/6

MLL Stock Overview

Müller - Die lila Logistik AG provides logistics services in Germany.

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Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Müller - Die lila Logistik
Historical stock prices
Current Share Price€6.00
52 Week High€13.00
52 Week Low€5.40
1 Month Change-39.09%
3 Month Change-23.08%
1 Year Change-5.51%
3 Year Change-26.38%
5 Year Change-25.55%
Change since IPO-15.37%

Recent News & Updates

Jun 07
Here's Why Müller - Die lila Logistik (ETR:MLL) Has A Meaningful Debt Burden

Here's Why Müller - Die lila Logistik (ETR:MLL) Has A Meaningful Debt Burden

Howard Marks put it nicely when he said that, rather than worrying about share price volatility, 'The possibility of...

Shareholder Returns

MLLDE LogisticsDE Market

Return vs Industry: MLL exceeded the German Logistics industry which returned -33.9% over the past year.

Return vs Market: MLL exceeded the German Market which returned -20.7% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is MLL's price volatile compared to industry and market?
MLL volatility
MLL Average Weekly Movement10.6%
Logistics Industry Average Movement5.3%
Market Average Movement5.6%
10% most volatile stocks in DE Market9.8%
10% least volatile stocks in DE Market2.9%

Stable Share Price: MLL is more volatile than 90% of German stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 11% a week.

Volatility Over Time: MLL's weekly volatility (11%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of German stocks.

About the Company

19911,345Michael Muller

Müller - Die lila Logistik AG provides logistics services in Germany. The company operates through Lila Operating, Lila Real Estate, and Lila Consult segments. It focuses on logistical solutions in the fields of procurement, production, and distribution.

Müller - Die lila Logistik Fundamentals Summary

How do Müller - Die lila Logistik's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
MLL fundamental statistics
Market Cap€47.73m
Earnings (TTM)€10.09m
Revenue (TTM)€135.08m


P/E Ratio


P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
MLL income statement (TTM)
Cost of Revenue€88.47m
Gross Profit€46.61m
Other Expenses€36.52m

Last Reported Earnings

Dec 31, 2021

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)1.27
Gross Margin34.51%
Net Profit Margin7.47%
Debt/Equity Ratio15.2%

How did MLL perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison



Current Dividend Yield


Payout Ratio
We’ve recently updated our valuation analysis.


Is MLL undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score


Valuation Score 4/6

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Peers

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Industry

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • PEG Ratio

Key Valuation Metric

Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for MLL?

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

MLL key valuation metrics and ratios. From Price to Earnings, Price to Sales and Price to Book to Price to Earnings Growth Ratio, Enterprise Value and EBITDA.
Key Statistics
Enterprise Value/Revenue0.7x
Enterprise Value/EBITDA13.3x
PEG Ration/a

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers

How does MLL's PE Ratio compare to its peers?

MLL PE Ratio vs Peers
The above table shows the PE ratio for MLL vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPEEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average18.8x

Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: MLL is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (4.7x) compared to the peer average (18.8x).

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does MLL's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the Logistics Industry?

Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: MLL is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (4.7x) compared to the European Logistics industry average (11.9x)

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is MLL's PE Ratio compared to its Fair PE Ratio? This is the expected PE Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.

MLL PE Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PE Ratio4.7x
Fair PE Ration/a

Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate MLL's Price-To-Earnings Fair Ratio for valuation analysis.

Share Price vs Fair Value

What is the Fair Price of MLL when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.

Below Fair Value: MLL (€6) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€49.93)

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

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate MLL's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.

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Future Growth

How is Müller - Die lila Logistik forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

Future Growth Score


Future Growth Score 0/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


Forecasted Transportation 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 Müller - Die lila Logistik 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.

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  • Examine whether Müller - Die lila Logistik is trading at an attractive price based on how much it is expected to earn in the future, and relative to its industry peers and the wider market.
  • Müller - Die lila Logistik competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.

Past Performance

How has Müller - Die lila Logistik performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 5/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: MLL has a large one-off gain of €10.0M impacting its December 31 2021 financial results.

Growing Profit Margin: MLL's current net profit margins (7.5%) are higher than last year (1%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: MLL's earnings have grown significantly by 22.2% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: MLL's earnings growth over the past year (677.7%) exceeds its 5-year average (22.2% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: MLL earnings growth over the past year (677.7%) exceeded the Logistics industry 33.1%.

Return on Equity

High ROE: MLL's Return on Equity (26.4%) is considered high.

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Financial Health

How is Müller - Die lila Logistik's financial position?

Financial Health Score


Financial Health Score 4/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: MLL's short term assets (€43.9M) exceed its short term liabilities (€39.1M).

Long Term Liabilities: MLL's short term assets (€43.9M) do not cover its long term liabilities (€63.5M).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: MLL has more cash than its total debt.

Reducing Debt: MLL's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 64.1% to 15.2% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: MLL's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (432.2%).

Interest Coverage: MLL's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (2.2x coverage).

Balance Sheet

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What is Müller - Die lila Logistik current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score


Dividend Score 4/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Future Dividend Coverage


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: MLL's dividend (6.67%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the German market (1.46%).

High Dividend: MLL's dividend (6.67%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the German market (4.56%)

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: MLL's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: MLL's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (31.5%), MLL's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: With its low cash payout ratio (17.7%), MLL's dividend payments are well covered by cash flows.

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


Average board tenure


Michael Muller (55 yo)

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Mr. Michael Muller founded Müller - Die lila Logistik AG in 1991 and serves as its Chairman of Management Board and Chief Executive Officer and serves as its Chairman of Supervisory Board since 2021. He is...

Board Members

Experienced Board: MLL's board of directors are considered experienced (4.7 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.

Ownership Breakdown

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

Top Shareholders

Company Information

Müller - Die lila Logistik AG's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Müller - Die lila Logistik AG
  • Ticker: MLL
  • Exchange: XTRA
  • Founded: 1991
  • Industry: Air Freight and Logistics
  • Sector: Transportation
  • Implied Market Cap: €47.735m
  • Shares outstanding: 7.96m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • Müller - Die lila Logistik AG
  • Ferdinand-Porsche-Strasse 4
  • Besigheim
  • Baden-Württemberg
  • 74354
  • Germany


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/06/23 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/06/23 00:00
Annual Earnings2021/12/31

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.