BME:TUB

Stock Analysis Report

Executive Summary

Tubacex, S.A., together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells stainless steel and high-nickel alloy tubes and pipes worldwide.

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Fundamentals

Reasonable growth potential and slightly overvalued.


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Share Price & News

How has Tubacex's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events


Market Performance


7 Day Return

2.3%

TUB

1.3%

ES Metals and Mining

1.6%

ES Market


1 Year Return

-12.8%

TUB

-7.3%

ES Metals and Mining

4.0%

ES Market

Return vs Industry: TUB underperformed the Spanish Metals and Mining industry which returned -7.3% over the past year.

Return vs Market: TUB underperformed the Spanish Market which returned 4% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

TUBIndustryMarket
7 Day2.3%1.3%1.6%
30 Day-7.6%-6.9%0.7%
90 Day-3.0%-9.9%-2.1%
1 Year-11.6%-12.8%-0.8%-7.3%7.6%4.0%
3 Year-0.2%-1.5%32.3%14.5%17.1%6.2%
5 Year-23.2%-26.6%37.2%13.0%12.5%-8.6%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Tubacex's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is Tubacex undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

12.2%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Undervalued: TUB (€2.63) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€3)

Significantly Undervalued: TUB is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: TUB is poor value based on its PE Ratio (21.7x) compared to the Metals and Mining industry average (9x).

PE vs Market: TUB is poor value based on its PE Ratio (21.7x) compared to the Spanish market (16.6x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

Low PEG Ratio: TUB is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.5x)


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: TUB is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.2x) compared to the XE Metals and Mining industry average (0.9x).


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Future Growth

How is Tubacex forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 4 analysts?

41.1%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: TUB's forecast earnings growth (41.1% per year) is above the savings rate (1.5%).

Earnings vs Market: TUB's earnings (41.1% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the Spanish market (7.4% per year).

High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: TUB's revenue (6.7% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Spanish market (3.7% per year).

High Growth Revenue: TUB's revenue (6.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

High Future ROE: TUB's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (15.6%).


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Past Performance

How has Tubacex performed over the past 5 years?

-36.1%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: TUB's earnings have declined by -36.1% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: TUB has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: TUB has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Metals and Mining industry (-6.3%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: TUB's Return on Equity (6.1%) is considered low.


Return on Assets

ROA vs Industry: TUB's Return on Assets is below or equal to the Metals and Mining industry average last year.


Return on Capital Employed

ROCE Improving: TUB's Return on Capital Employed has declined over the past 3 years.


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Financial Health

How is Tubacex's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: TUB's short term assets (€639.2M) exceeds its short term liabilities (€607.8M)

Long Term Liabilities: TUB's short term assets (639.2M) exceeds its long term liabilities (178.4M)


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: TUB's debt to equity ratio (162.7%) is considered high

Reducing Debt: TUB's debt to equity ratio has increased from 72.5% to 162.7% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: TUB's operating cash flow is negative, therefore debt is not well covered.

Interest Coverage: TUB's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (2.1x coverage).


Balance Sheet

Inventory Level: TUB has a high level of physical assets or inventory.

Debt Coverage by Assets: TUB's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 1.352160x debt).


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Dividend

What is Tubacex's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

1.90%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

company1.9%marketbottom25%2.2%markettop25%5.7%industryaverage7.0%forecastin3Years2.4%

Current dividend yield vs market & industry


Stability and Growth of Payments

Notable Dividend: TUB's dividend (1.9%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Spanish market (2.24%).

High Dividend: TUB's dividend (1.9%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Spanish market (5.66%).

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

Growing Dividend: TUB's dividend payments have fallen over the past 10 years.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (41.3%), TUB's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: TUB's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (24% payout ratio).


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Management

What is the CEO of Tubacex's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

4.4yrs

Average board tenure


CEO

Jesus Esmoris (55yo)

6.8yrs

Tenure

€442,000

Compensation

Mr. Jesus Esmoris has been the Chief Executive Officer of Tubacex, S.A. since January 28, 2013. Mr. Esmorís serves as the Managing Director of Business Development & Products at Cie Automotive, S.A. and se ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs. Market: Jesus's total compensation ($USD0.00) is too low to compare against companies of similar size in the Spanish market ($USD0.00).

Compensation vs Earnings: Jesus's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


Board Age and Tenure

4.4yrs

Average Tenure

66yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: TUB's board of directors are considered experienced (4.4 years average tenure).


Insider Trading

Insider Buying: TUB insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Recent Insider Transactions

Buy€1,02409 Oct 19
Rosa Garcia
EntityIndividual
Shares400
Max Price€2.56
Buy€20,40309 Oct 19
Jorge Sendagorta Gomendio
EntityIndividual
Role
Member of the Board of Directors
Independent Director
Shares7,970
Max Price€2.56
Buy€13,47308 Oct 19
Fsc Ingeniería Y Tecnología, S.L.
EntityCompany
Shares5,264
Max Price€2.56
Buy€34,80207 Oct 19
Antonio González Adalid García-Zozaya
EntityIndividual
Role
Vice Chairman
Vice President of the Board
Shares13,334
Max Price€2.61
Buy€44,66504 Oct 19
Antonio González Adalid García-Zozaya
EntityIndividual
Role
Vice Chairman
Vice President of the Board
Shares16,666
Max Price€2.68
Buy€104,63704 Oct 19
Fsc Ingeniería Y Tecnología, S.L.
EntityCompany
Shares41,034
Max Price€2.55
Buy€717,50005 Aug 19
Jorge Sendagorta Gomendio
EntityIndividual
Role
Member of the Board of Directors
Independent Director
Shares250,000
Max Price€2.87
Buy€62,74913 May 19
Ivan Marten
EntityIndividual
Role
Member of the Board of Directors
Independent Director
Shares36,482
Max Price€1.72

Ownership Breakdown


Management Team

  • Guillermo Ruiz-Longarte

    COO & Financial Corporate Director

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Anton Azlor Villa

    Vice President of Sales & Marketing and Commercial Corporate Director

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Jesus Esmoris (55yo)

    CEO & Executive Director

    • Tenure: 6.8yrs
    • Compensation: €442.00k
  • Manuel Sarabia Figueroa

    People Corporate Director

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Celestino Danis

    MD of Steel & Extrusions and Corporate Director of Extrusions & Cold

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Maider Cuadra Etxebarrena

    Secretary

    • Tenure: 6.7yrs
  • Ajay Sambrani

    Managing Director of Asia

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Javier Lorenzo

    Managing Director of Operations - USA

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Iker Azkargorta

    MD of Big Pipes & Fittings and Corporate Director of Big OD Pipes & Connections

    • Tenure: 0yrs

Board Members

  • Antonio González Adalid García-Zozaya (69yo)

    Vice President of the Board

    • Tenure: 0.8yrs
    • Compensation: €74.00k
  • Álvaro Videgain Muro (68yo)

    President of the Board

    • Tenure: 26.8yrs
    • Compensation: €164.00k
  • Ignacio Marco-Gardoqui Ibáñez (72yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 7.4yrs
    • Compensation: €77.00k
  • Jorge Sendagorta Gomendio

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 1.4yrs
  • Manuel Moreu Munaiz (66yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 4.6yrs
    • Compensation: €59.00k
  • Antón Pradera Jáuregui (64yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 4.4yrs
    • Compensation: €44.00k
  • Jesus Esmoris (55yo)

    CEO & Executive Director

    • Tenure: 6.8yrs
    • Compensation: €442.00k
  • Nuria López De Guereñu Ansola

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 4.4yrs
    • Compensation: €42.00k
  • Isabel Lopez

    Proprietary Director

    • Tenure: 1.7yrs
  • Ivan Marten (60yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 1.4yrs

Company Information

Tubacex, S.A.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Tubacex, S.A.
  • Ticker: TUB
  • Exchange: BME
  • Founded: 1963
  • Industry: Steel
  • Sector: Materials
  • Market Cap: €340.977m
  • Shares outstanding: 129.65m
  • Website: https://www.tubacex.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Tubacex, S.A.
  • Tres Cruces 8
  • Llodio
  • Basque Country
  • 1400
  • Spain

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
TUBBME (Bolsas y Mercados Espanoles)YesOrdinary SharesESEURJan 1992
TCXDB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesOrdinary SharesDEEURJan 1992
0KD1LSE (London Stock Exchange)YesOrdinary SharesGBEURJan 1992
TUBEBATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')YesOrdinary SharesGBEURJan 1992
TUB NBMV (Bolsa Mexicana de Valores)YesOrdinary SharesMXMXNJan 1992

Biography

Tubacex, S.A., together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells stainless steel and high-nickel alloy tubes and pipes worldwide. The company offers hot and cold finished stainless steel pipes, welded ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2019/10/15 20:34
End of Day Share Price2019/10/15 00:00
Earnings2019/06/30
Annual Earnings2018/12/31


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