Topdanmark A/S, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an insurance company in Denmark.
Adequate balance sheet with questionable track record.
Share Price & News
How has Topdanmark's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: TOP has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: TOP underperformed the Danish Insurance industry which returned -18.5% over the past year.
Return vs Market: TOP underperformed the Danish Market which returned 24.2% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Topdanmark's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StShould You Buy Topdanmark A/S (CPH:TOP) For Its 3.1% Dividend?
3 months ago | Simply Wall StUpdate: Topdanmark (CPH:TOP) Stock Gained 46% In The Last Three Years
4 months ago | Simply Wall StShould You Be Impressed By Topdanmark A/S's (CPH:TOP) ROE?
Is Topdanmark 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: TOP (DKK290.8) is trading below our estimate of fair value (DKK313.39)
Significantly Below Fair Value: TOP is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: TOP is poor value based on its PE Ratio (27.6x) compared to the XE Insurance industry average (9.6x).
PE vs Market: TOP is poor value based on its PE Ratio (27.6x) compared to the Danish market (16.2x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: TOP is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (2.5x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: TOP is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (4.1x) compared to the XE Insurance industry average (1x).
How is Topdanmark forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 10 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: TOP's forecast earnings growth (10.8% per year) is above the savings rate (0.3%).
Earnings vs Market: TOP's earnings (10.8% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the Danish market (13.1% per year).
High Growth Earnings: TOP's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: TOP's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-2.9% per year).
High Growth Revenue: TOP's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-2.9% per year).
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: TOP's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (22.5%)
How has Topdanmark performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: TOP has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: TOP's current net profit margins (5.3%) are lower than last year (6.8%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: TOP's earnings have grown by 1.8% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: TOP's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: TOP had negative earnings growth (-39.1%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Insurance industry average (10%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: TOP's Return on Equity (14.7%) is considered low.
How is Topdanmark's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: TOP's short term assets (DKK6.3B) do not cover its short term liabilities (DKK19.1B).
Long Term Liabilities: TOP's short term assets (DKK6.3B) do not cover its long term liabilities (DKK68.4B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: TOP's debt to equity ratio (36%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: TOP's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 64.6% to 36% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: TOP's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (386.7%).
Interest Coverage: TOP's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (13.8x coverage).
What is Topdanmark current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: TOP's dividend (2.92%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Danish market (1.41%).
High Dividend: TOP's dividend (2.92%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Danish market (3.44%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: TOP has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.
Growing Dividend: TOP has only been paying a dividend for 2 years, and since then payments have fallen.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: At its current payout ratio (80.8%), TOP's payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: TOP's dividends in 3 years are not forecast to be well covered by earnings (100.4% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Peter Hermann (47yo)
Mr. Peter Hermann has been the Chief Executive Officer of Topdanmark A/S since February 5, 2018 and has been its Member of Executive Board since February 5, 2018. Mr. Hermann has been the Chief Executive O ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Peter's total compensation ($USD1.21M) is about average for companies of similar size in the Danish market ($USD1.56M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Peter's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|CEO & Member of Executive Board||2.42yrs||ø7.90m||0.00094% DKK239.0k|
|CFO & Member of the Executive Board||no data||ø6.70m||0.00052% DKK132.2k|
|COO & Member of Executive Board||2.5yrs||ø6.80m||0.00052% DKK132.2k|
|CTO & Member of Executive Board||1.75yrs||ø5.30m||0.0015% DKK383.9k|
|Head of Accounting||no data||no data||no data|
|Group Communications & IR Director||no data||no data||no data|
|Head of Marketing||no data||no data||no data|
|Head of Human Resources||2.5yrs||no data||no data|
|Head of Internal Audit||no data||no data||no data|
|Head of Reinsurance||no data||no data||no data|
|Head of Statistical & Actuarial Services||no data||no data||no data|
|Head of Technology & Solutions||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: TOP's management team is considered experienced (2.5 years average tenure).
|Independent Deputy Chairman||2.25yrs||ø963.00k||0.000060% DKK15.3k|
|Employee Representative Director||5.5yrs||ø481.00k||0.0011% DKK272.0k|
|Independent Director||1.25yrs||ø385.00k||0.00011% DKK28.0k|
|Independent Director||1.25yrs||ø385.00k||0.00052% DKK132.2k|
|Employee Representative Director||1.33yrs||ø257.00k||0.0012% DKK297.5k|
|Employee Representative Director||1.33yrs||ø257.00k||0.0021% DKK523.7k|
Experienced Board: TOP's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.3 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.
Topdanmark A/S's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Topdanmark A/S
- Ticker: TOP
- Exchange: CPSE
- Founded: 1985
- Industry: Multi-line Insurance
- Sector: Insurance
- Market Cap: ø25.424b
- Shares outstanding: 87.19m
- Website: https://www.topdanmark.com
Number of Employees
- Topdanmark A/S
- Borupvang 4
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|TQ71||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Jan 1992|
|TOP||CPSE (OMX Nordic Exchange Copenhagen)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DK||DKK||Jan 1992|
|0QCQ||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||DKK||Jan 1992|
|TOPC||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||DKK||Jan 1992|
|TPDK.Y||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||ADR||US||USD||Oct 2008|
Topdanmark A/S, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an insurance company in Denmark. It offers non-life insurance products, motor insurance policies, risk management advice, and home and travel insurance products, as well as life insurance and pension fund schemes primarily in the event of illness, death, and injuries. The company also provides asset management services. It serves individual households, and SMEs and agricultural businesses under the Topdanmark and Coop Forsikringer brands. The company was founded in 1985 is headquartered in Ballerup, Denmark.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/07/13 20:49|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/07/13 00:00|
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