RWE Aktiengesellschaft generates and supplies electricity from renewable and conventional sources primarily in Europe and the United States. More Details
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Share Price & News
How has RWE's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: RWE is not significantly more volatile than the rest of German stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.
Volatility Over Time: RWE's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
DE Integrated Utilities
1 Year Return
DE Integrated Utilities
Return vs Industry: RWE exceeded the German Integrated Utilities industry which returned 13.8% over the past year.
Return vs Market: RWE underperformed the German Market which returned 36.5% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is RWE's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is RWE 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: RWE (€31.41) is trading above our estimate of fair value (€25.49)
Significantly Below Fair Value: RWE is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: RWE is good value based on its PE Ratio (20.9x) compared to the German Integrated Utilities industry average (25.3x).
PE vs Market: RWE is good value based on its PE Ratio (20.9x) compared to the German market (26.4x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: RWE's earnings are forecast to decline next year, so we can't calculate its PEG ratio.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: RWE is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.1x) compared to the DE Integrated Utilities industry average (2.5x).
How is RWE forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 13 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: RWE's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-1.8% per year).
Earnings vs Market: RWE's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-1.8% per year).
High Growth Earnings: RWE's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: RWE's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-0.2% per year).
High Growth Revenue: RWE's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-0.2% per year).
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: RWE's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (5.3%).
How has RWE performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: RWE has a large one-off loss of €1.6B impacting its March 31 2021 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: RWE became profitable in the past.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: RWE has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 46.2% per year.
Accelerating Growth: RWE has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: RWE has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Integrated Utilities industry (-3%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: RWE's Return on Equity (5.1%) is considered low.
How is RWE's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: RWE's short term assets (€28.6B) exceed its short term liabilities (€18.5B).
Long Term Liabilities: RWE's short term assets (€28.6B) exceed its long term liabilities (€26.2B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: RWE's debt to equity ratio (21.4%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: RWE's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 248.4% to 21.4% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: RWE's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (161.4%).
Interest Coverage: RWE's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (9.9x coverage).
What is RWE current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: RWE's dividend (2.71%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the German market (1.08%).
High Dividend: RWE's dividend (2.71%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the German market (3.23%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: RWE's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: RWE's dividend payments have fallen over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (56.5%), RWE's dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: RWE's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (67.1% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Markus Krebber (47 yo)
Dr. Markus Krebber serves as Chief Executive Officer at RWE Aktiengesellschaft since May 1, 2021 and served as its Chief Financial Officer since October 15, 2016 until May 1, 2021. Dr. Krebber has been a M...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Markus's total compensation ($USD3.62M) is below average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD5.39M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Markus's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: RWE's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.1 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: RWE's board of directors are considered experienced (5.1 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 been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 10%.
RWE Aktiengesellschaft's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: RWE Aktiengesellschaft
- Ticker: RWE
- Exchange: XTRA
- Founded: 1898
- Industry: Multi-Utilities
- Sector: Utilities
- Market Cap: €21.240b
- Shares outstanding: 676.22m
- Website: https://www.group.rwe/en
Number of Employees
- RWE Aktiengesellschaft
- RWE Platz 1
- North Rhine-Westphalia
RWE Aktiengesellschaft generates and supplies electricity from renewable and conventional sources primarily in Europe and the United States. It operates through five segments: Offshore Wind; Onshore Wind/S...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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