Per Aarsleff Holding A/S, together with its subsidiaries, offers building construction and civil engineering services in Denmark and internationally. More Details
No risks detected for PAAL B from our risk checks.
Flawless balance sheet with solid track record and pays a dividend.
Share Price & News
How has Per Aarsleff Holding's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: PAAL B is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Danish stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.
Volatility Over Time: PAAL B's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: PAAL B exceeded the Danish Construction industry which returned -13.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: PAAL B exceeded the Danish Market which returned 23.9% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Per Aarsleff Holding's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StWhat Do The Returns On Capital At Per Aarsleff Holding (CPH:PAAL B) Tell Us?
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StEarnings Update: Here's Why Analysts Just Lifted Their Per Aarsleff Holding A/S (CPH:PAAL B) Price Target To kr.308
1 month ago | Simply Wall StWhat Kind Of Investors Own Most Of Per Aarsleff Holding A/S (CPH:PAAL B)?
Is Per Aarsleff Holding 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: PAAL B (DKK308.5) is trading below our estimate of fair value (DKK493.4)
Significantly Below Fair Value: PAAL B is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: PAAL B is poor value based on its PE Ratio (16.4x) compared to the XE Construction industry average (13.2x).
PE vs Market: PAAL B is good value based on its PE Ratio (16.4x) compared to the Danish market (17.3x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: PAAL B is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.3x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: PAAL B is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.9x) compared to the XE Construction industry average (1.2x).
How is Per Aarsleff Holding forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 2 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: PAAL B's forecast earnings growth (12.4% per year) is above the savings rate (0.2%).
Earnings vs Market: PAAL B's earnings (12.4% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the Danish market (13.2% per year).
High Growth Earnings: PAAL B's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: PAAL B's revenue (4.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the Danish market (6.8% per year).
High Growth Revenue: PAAL B's revenue (4.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: PAAL B's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (13.3%).
How has Per Aarsleff Holding performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: PAAL B has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: PAAL B's current net profit margins (2.8%) are higher than last year (2.7%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: PAAL B's earnings have grown by 4.1% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: PAAL B's earnings growth over the past year (4.8%) exceeds its 5-year average (4.1% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: PAAL B earnings growth over the past year (4.8%) exceeded the Construction industry 1.8%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: PAAL B's Return on Equity (11.4%) is considered low.
How is Per Aarsleff Holding's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: PAAL B's short term assets (DKK5.6B) exceed its short term liabilities (DKK4.2B).
Long Term Liabilities: PAAL B's short term assets (DKK5.6B) exceed its long term liabilities (DKK1.1B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: PAAL B's debt to equity ratio (11.6%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: PAAL B's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 27.7% to 11.6% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: PAAL B's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (415.6%).
Interest Coverage: PAAL B's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (50x coverage).
What is Per Aarsleff Holding current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Upcoming Dividend Payment
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: PAAL B's dividend (2.11%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Danish market (0.93%).
High Dividend: PAAL B's dividend (2.11%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Danish market (3.49%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: PAAL B's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: PAAL B's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (34.6%), PAAL B's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: PAAL B's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (34.1% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Jesper Jacobsen (50 yo)
Mr. Jesper Kristian Jacobsen has been Chief Executive Officer at Per Aarsleff Holding A/S since October 1, 2018. He employed with Per Aarsleff Holding A/S since 2001. He served as Deputy General Manager at...
|Chief Executive Officer||2.25yrs||no data||no data|
|Group Chief Financial Officer||6yrs||no data||no data|
|Deputy Chief Executive Officer||1yr||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: PAAL B's management team is considered experienced (2.3 years average tenure).
|Independent Director||7yrs||kr.411.25k||no data|
|Chairman of the Board||1yr||kr.550.00k||0.60% |
|Independent Deputy Chairman||1yr||kr.481.25k||no data|
|Independent Director||4yrs||kr.365.00k||no data|
Experienced Board: PAAL B's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
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.
Per Aarsleff Holding A/S's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Per Aarsleff Holding A/S
- Ticker: PAAL B
- Exchange: CPSE
- Founded: 1947
- Industry: Construction and Engineering
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: kr.6.179b
- Shares outstanding: 20.03m
- Website: https://www.aarsleff.com
Number of Employees
- Per Aarsleff Holding A/S
- Hasselager Allé 5
- Viby J
- Central Denmark Region
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|PAAL B||CPSE (OMX Nordic Exchange Copenhagen)||Yes||Class B Shares||DK||DKK||Jan 1992|
|0REQ||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Class B Shares||GB||DKK||Jan 1992|
|PAALBC||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Class B Shares||GB||DKK||Jan 1992|
|PE9||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Class B Shares||DE||EUR||Jan 1992|
Per Aarsleff Holding A/S, together with its subsidiaries, offers building construction and civil engineering services in Denmark and internationally. It operates through three segments: Construction, Pipe ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/01/16 18:09|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/01/15 00:00|
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