Metso Corporation, an industrial company, provides equipment and services for the mining, aggregates, recycling, and process industries worldwide.
Exceptional growth potential with flawless balance sheet and pays a dividend.
Share Price & News
How has Metso's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: METSO's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: METSO underperformed the Finnish Machinery industry which returned -16% over the past year.
Return vs Market: METSO underperformed the Finnish Market which returned -19.3% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Metso's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Metso 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: METSO (€20.62) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€46.99)
Significantly Below Fair Value: METSO is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: METSO is poor value based on its PE Ratio (43.6x) compared to the Machinery industry average (13x).
PE vs Market: METSO is poor value based on its PE Ratio (43.6x) compared to the Finnish market (15x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: METSO is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.4x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: METSO is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (2x) compared to the FI Machinery industry average (1.4x).
How is Metso forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 13 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: METSO's forecast earnings growth (31.3% per year) is above the savings rate (-0.1%).
Earnings vs Market: METSO's earnings (31.3% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the Finnish market (8.8% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: METSO's revenue (26% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Finnish market (0.4% per year).
High Growth Revenue: METSO's revenue (26% per year) is forecast to grow faster than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: METSO's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (20.3%)
How has Metso performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: METSO has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: METSO's current net profit margins (10.8%) are lower than last year (11.1%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: METSO's earnings have declined by -16.5% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: METSO's earnings growth over the past year (7.6%) exceeds its 5-year average (-16.5% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: METSO earnings growth over the past year (7.6%) exceeded the Machinery industry -15.3%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: METSO's Return on Equity (4.6%) is considered low.
How is Metso's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: METSO's short term assets (€3.7B) exceed its short term liabilities (€2.3B).
Long Term Liabilities: METSO's short term assets (€3.7B) exceed its long term liabilities (€88.0M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: METSO's debt to equity ratio (3.7%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: METSO's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 70.3% to 3.7% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: METSO's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (162.5%).
Interest Coverage: METSO's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (49x coverage).
Inventory Level: METSO has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: METSO's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 65.7x debt).
What is Metso's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: METSO's dividend (7.13%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Finnish market (3.2%).
High Dividend: METSO's dividend (7.13%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the Finnish market (6.48%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: METSO's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: METSO's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its high payout ratio (310.7%), METSO's dividend payments are not well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: METSO's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (66.3% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Pekka Vauramo (62yo)
Mr. Pekka Vauramo, M.Sc. (Mining), serves as the President and Chief Executive Officer at Metso Corp. since November 1, 2018. Mr. Vauramo has been President and Chief Executive Officer of Metso Automation ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Pekka's total compensation ($USD830.29K) is below average for companies of similar size in the Finnish market ($USD1.35M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Pekka's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|CEO & President||1.33yrs||€752.57k||0.0070% €216.6k|
|CFO & Deputy to CEO||3.58yrs||€600.46k||0.0075% €231.2k|
|Chief Information Officer||2.58yrs||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Investor Relations||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior VP||13.83yrs||no data||no data|
|VP of Communications & Stakeholder Relations||4.25yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Minerals Sales & Marketing Development||no data||no data||no data|
|Interim Senior Vice President of Human Resources||1yr||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Mergers & Acquisitions||15.67yrs||€679.97k||no data|
|Senior VP of Finance for Valves Business Area||6.33yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: METSO's management team is considered experienced (3.9 years average tenure).
|Independent Chairman of the Board||6.25yrs||€140.00k||0.024% €737.7k|
|Independent Director||6.25yrs||€68.00k||0.0030% €93.1k|
|Vice-Chairman of the Board||6.25yrs||€81.00k||0.0052% €162.2k|
|Independent Director||4.17yrs||€83.00k||0.0026% €81.1k|
|Independent Director||11.92yrs||€58.00k||0.0020% €60.7k|
|Personnel Representative Director||1.17yrs||€10.00k||no data|
Experienced Board: METSO's board of directors are considered experienced (5.2 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.
Metso Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Metso Corporation
- Ticker: METSO
- Exchange: HLSE
- Industry: Industrial Machinery
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: €3.095b
- Shares outstanding: 150.08m
- Website: https://www.metso.com
Number of Employees
- Metso Corporation
- Töölönlahdenkatu 2
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|MXCY.Y||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||SPONSORED ADR||US||USD||Jul 1999|
|MXTO.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Common Shares||US||USD||Jul 1999|
|METSO||HLSE (OMX Nordic Exchange Helsinki)||Yes||Common Shares||FI||EUR||Jul 1999|
|0F89||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||GB||EUR||Jul 1999|
|VLM||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Shares||DE||EUR||Jul 1999|
|METSOH||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Common Shares||GB||EUR||Jul 1999|
Metso Corporation, an industrial company, provides equipment and services for the mining, aggregates, recycling, and process industries worldwide. The company operates through two segment, Minerals and Flow Control. It offers mining solutions, including crushing, screening, grinding, classification, beneficiation, dewatering, pyro processing, bulk materials handling, and slurry pumping solutions, as well as wear and spare parts; and aggregates, such as crushers, screens, feeders, rock breakers, air classifiers, lokotrack mobile plants, NW rapid and portable plants, stationary plants, slurry pumps, and preowned equipment, as well as wear and spare parts. The company also provides control, on-off, emergency shutdown, butterfly, ball, segment, eccentric plug, globe, and tank car valves; valve controls and limit switches; electric and pneumatic actuators; positioners, on-off controllers; intelligent safety solenoids; instrumentation panel; and valve spare parts. In addition, it offers metal recycling solutions, including shears, balers, briquettes, turnings and pre shredders, shredders, post shredder technology, and anode crusher; and waste recycling solutions, such as fine-shredders, mobile pre-shredders, and pre-shredders. Further, the company provides expert, flow control, maintenance, performance and engineered, and training services. Metso Corporation is headquartered in Helsinki, Finland.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/03/30 20:56|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/03/30 00:00|
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