Konecranes Plc manufactures, sells, and services cranes, lifting equipment, and machine tools worldwide. More Details
Excellent balance sheet and good value.
Share Price & News
How has Konecranes's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: KCR is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Finnish stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.
Volatility Over Time: KCR's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: KCR exceeded the Finnish Machinery industry which returned 27.7% over the past year.
Return vs Market: KCR exceeded the Finnish Market which returned 36.4% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Konecranes's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
7 months ago | Simply Wall StKonecranes Plc's (HEL:KCR) Stock Is Rallying But Financials Look Ambiguous: Will The Momentum Continue?
8 months ago | Simply Wall StThese 4 Measures Indicate That Konecranes (HEL:KCR) Is Using Debt Extensively
8 months ago | Simply Wall StAn Intrinsic Calculation For Konecranes Plc (HEL:KCR) Suggests It's 28% Undervalued
Is Konecranes 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: KCR (€38.55) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€46.81)
Significantly Below Fair Value: KCR is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: KCR is good value based on its PE Ratio (23.6x) compared to the FI Machinery industry average (36.7x).
PE vs Market: KCR is good value based on its PE Ratio (23.6x) compared to the Finnish market (26.1x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: KCR is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.4x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: KCR is good value based on its PB Ratio (2.6x) compared to the FI Machinery industry average (2.9x).
How is Konecranes 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: KCR's forecast earnings growth (17.2% per year) is above the savings rate (0.2%).
Earnings vs Market: KCR's earnings (17.2% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the Finnish market (12.2% per year).
High Growth Earnings: KCR's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: KCR's revenue (6% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Finnish market (3.5% per year).
High Growth Revenue: KCR's revenue (6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: KCR's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (17.1%).
How has Konecranes performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: KCR has a large one-off loss of €46.0M impacting its March 31 2021 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: KCR's current net profit margins (4.1%) are higher than last year (2.4%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: KCR's earnings have grown by 2.3% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: KCR's earnings growth over the past year (63.3%) exceeds its 5-year average (2.3% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: KCR earnings growth over the past year (63.3%) exceeded the Machinery industry -6.9%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: KCR's Return on Equity (10.8%) is considered low.
How is Konecranes's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: KCR's short term assets (€1.8B) exceed its short term liabilities (€1.4B).
Long Term Liabilities: KCR's short term assets (€1.8B) exceed its long term liabilities (€1.3B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: KCR's debt to equity ratio (74.1%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: KCR's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 81.5% to 74.1% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: KCR's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (41.2%).
Interest Coverage: KCR's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (12.3x coverage).
What is Konecranes's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: KCR's dividend (2.28%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Finnish market (1.71%).
High Dividend: KCR's dividend (2.28%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Finnish market (3.64%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: KCR's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: KCR's dividend payments have fallen over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (54%), KCR's dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: KCR's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (39.9% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Rob Smith (55 yo)
Mr. Richard Robinson Smith, also known as Rob, has been a President, Chief Executive Officer and Member of Group Executive Board at Konecranes Plc since February 1, 2020. Mr. Smith served as Senior Vice Pr...
Experienced Management: KCR's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.5 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: KCR's board of directors are considered experienced (3.2 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 not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Konecranes Plc's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Konecranes Plc
- Ticker: KCR
- Exchange: HLSE
- Founded: 1910
- Industry: Industrial Machinery
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: €3.051b
- Shares outstanding: 79.13m
- Website: https://www.konecranes.com
Number of Employees
- Konecranes Plc
- Koneenkatu 8
- P.O. Box 661
Konecranes Plc manufactures, sells, and services cranes, lifting equipment, and machine tools worldwide. It operates through three segments: Service, Industrial Equipment, and Port Solutions. The Service s...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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