Bang & Olufsen a/s designs, develops, and markets audio and video products.
Adequate balance sheet with reasonable growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has Bang & Olufsen's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: BO's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
DK Consumer Durables
1 Year Return
DK Consumer Durables
Return vs Industry: BO underperformed the Danish Consumer Durables industry which returned -5.5% over the past year.
Return vs Market: BO underperformed the Danish Market which returned 22.3% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Bang & Olufsen's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
4 weeks ago | Simply Wall StBang & Olufsen a/s (CPH:BO) Just Reported And Analysts Have Been Lifting Their Price Targets
1 month ago | Simply Wall StWhat Kind Of Shareholder Owns Most Bang & Olufsen a/s (CPH:BO) Stock?
2 months ago | Simply Wall StOne Analyst Just Downgraded Their Bang & Olufsen a/s (CPH:BO) Forecasts
Is Bang & Olufsen 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: BO (DKK11.96) is trading below our estimate of fair value (DKK21.28)
Significantly Below Fair Value: BO is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: BO is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the XE Consumer Durables industry average.
PE vs Market: BO is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Danish market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate BO's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: BO is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.6x) compared to the XE Consumer Durables industry average (1.3x).
How is Bang & Olufsen forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: BO is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (0.3%).
Earnings vs Market: BO is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: BO's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: BO's revenue (13.4% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Danish market (6.1% per year).
High Growth Revenue: BO's revenue (13.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: BO's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (10.6%).
How has Bang & Olufsen performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: BO is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: BO is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: BO is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 23.3% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare BO's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: BO is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Consumer Durables industry (-7.6%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: BO has a negative Return on Equity (-69.23%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Bang & Olufsen's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: BO's short term assets (DKK1.1B) exceed its short term liabilities (DKK640.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: BO's short term assets (DKK1.1B) exceed its long term liabilities (DKK304.0M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: BO's debt to equity ratio (8.3%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: BO's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 21.1% to 8.3% over the past 5 years.
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: Insufficient data to determine if BO has enough cash runway based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: Insufficient data to determine if BO has enough cash runway if its free cash flow continues to grow or shrink based on historical rates.
What is Bang & Olufsen current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Forecast Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate BO's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate BO's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if BO's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if BO's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: BO is not paying a notable dividend for the Danish market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of BO's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Danish market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Kristian Teär (57 yo)
Mr. Kristian Teär serves as the Chief Executive Officer and Member of the Executive Board at Bang & Olufsen a/s since October 8, 2019. He was President at Bang & Olufsen a/s from October 8, 2019 to 2020. H ...
|CEO & Member of the Executive Board||0.83yr||no data||0.046% |
|Executive VP||1.25yrs||no data||0.011% |
|Executive VP and Head of Marketing||0.75yr||no data||0.0081% |
|Executive VP||1.42yrs||no data||0.016% |
|Executive VP||0.083yr||no data||no data|
|Director of Investor Relations||no data||no data||no data|
|Head of Group Communications||no data||no data||no data|
|Chief Executive Officer of OÜ BO-Soft Tallinn||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior Director of Research & Engineering||4.17yrs||no data||no data|
|Director of Brand & Market Operations||no data||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Product Management||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: BO's management team is not considered experienced ( 1 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
|Independent Director||2yrs||kr.375.00k||0.0064% |
|Independent Director||5.92yrs||kr.375.00k||0.0080% |
|Independent Director||9.42yrs||kr.550.00k||0.0053% |
|Independent Director||1yr||kr.283.00k||no data|
|Employee Representative Director||5.58yrs||kr.300.00k||0.0011% |
|Independent Chairman of the Board||0.17yr||kr.600.00k||0.0049% |
|Employee Representative Director||5.58yrs||kr.300.00k||0.0022% |
|Independent Director||1yr||kr.296.00k||no data|
|Independent Director||1yr||kr.296.00k||no data|
|Employee Representative Director||1yr||kr.233.00k||0.00033% |
|Employee Representative Director||1yr||kr.233.00k||no data|
Experienced Board: BO'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 been substantially diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 200.4%.
Bang & Olufsen a/s's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Bang & Olufsen a/s
- Ticker: BO
- Exchange: CPSE
- Founded: 1925
- Industry: Consumer Electronics
- Sector: Consumer Durables
- Market Cap: kr.1.467b
- Shares outstanding: 122.68m
- Website: https://www.bang-olufsen.com
Number of Employees
- Bang & Olufsen a/s
- Bang og Olufsen AllE 1
- Central Denmark Region
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|BGOU.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||US||USD||Jan 1992|
|BO||CPSE (OMX Nordic Exchange Copenhagen)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DK||DKK||Jan 1992|
|0MRM||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||DKK||Jan 1992|
|BUOB||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Jan 1992|
|BOC||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||DKK||Jan 1992|
Bang & Olufsen a/s designs, develops, and markets audio and video products. The company offers portable, multi room, stereo, and architectural speakers; over-ear, on-ear, and other ear and head phones; tel ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/08/07 21:45|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/08/07 00:00|
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