Valmet Oyj, together with its subsidiaries, develops and supplies process technologies, automation, and services for the pulp, paper, and energy industries in Finland, North America, South America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, China, and the Asia-Pacific.
Solid track record with excellent balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Valmet Oyj's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: VALMT's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: VALMT underperformed the Finnish Machinery industry which returned -16.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: VALMT underperformed the Finnish Market which returned -19% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Valmet Oyj's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Valmet Oyj 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: VALMT (€19.07) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€27.57)
Significantly Below Fair Value: VALMT is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: VALMT is good value based on its PE Ratio (14.2x) compared to the Machinery industry average (14.3x).
PE vs Market: VALMT is good value based on its PE Ratio (14.2x) compared to the Finnish market (15.9x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: VALMT is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (2.6x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: VALMT is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (2.7x) compared to the FI Machinery industry average (1.4x).
How is Valmet Oyj forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 9 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: VALMT's forecast earnings growth (5.5% per year) is above the savings rate (-0.1%).
Earnings vs Market: VALMT's earnings (5.5% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the Finnish market (9.2% per year).
High Growth Earnings: VALMT's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: VALMT's revenue (1.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the Finnish market (3% per year).
High Growth Revenue: VALMT's revenue (1.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: VALMT's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (18.6%).
How has Valmet Oyj performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: VALMT has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: VALMT's current net profit margins (5.7%) are higher than last year (4.5%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: VALMT's earnings have grown significantly by 24.6% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: VALMT's earnings growth over the past year (33.1%) exceeds its 5-year average (24.6% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: VALMT earnings growth over the past year (33.1%) exceeded the Machinery industry -15.3%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: VALMT's Return on Equity (19.3%) is considered low.
How is Valmet Oyj's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: VALMT's short term assets (€1.9B) exceed its short term liabilities (€1.9B).
Long Term Liabilities: VALMT's short term assets (€1.9B) exceed its long term liabilities (€491.0M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: VALMT's debt to equity ratio (20%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: VALMT's debt to equity ratio has increased from 8.8% to 20% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: VALMT's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (141.1%).
Interest Coverage: VALMT's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (34.1x coverage).
What is Valmet Oyj's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: VALMT's dividend (4.2%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Finnish market (3.14%).
High Dividend: VALMT's dividend (4.2%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Finnish market (6.13%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, VALMT has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.
Growing Dividend: VALMT's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 6 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (59.5%), VALMT's dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: VALMT's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (61.5% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Pasi Laine (56yo)
Mr. Pasi Kalevi Laine, MSc (El Eng) serves as Director at at Ilmarinen Mutual Pension. He has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of Valmet Oyj since 2013. Mr. Laine serves as Managing Director ...
|President & CEO||no data||no data||0.091% €2.5m|
|Chief Financial Officer||4.42yrs||no data||0.026% €734.3k|
|Senior Vice President of Human Resources & Operational Development||1.08yrs||no data||0.018% €499.8k|
|Director of Investor Relations||0.58yr||no data||no data|
|General Counsel & Secretary||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Marketing||no data||no data||0.014% €400.1k|
|Business Line President of Services||2.5yrs||no data||0.034% €942.7k|
|Business Line President of Paper||6.25yrs||no data||0.032% €884.4k|
|Area President of Asia Pacific||2.5yrs||no data||0.052% €1.5m|
|Area President of South America||6.25yrs||no data||0.050% €1.4m|
Experienced Management: VALMT's management team is considered experienced (2.5 years average tenure).
|Vice-Chairman of the Board||2.08yrs||€79.52k||0.0037% €102.2k|
|Independent Director||2.08yrs||€70.64k||0.0014% €38.3k|
|Independent Director||7.25yrs||€81.14k||0.0061% €170.6k|
|Independent Director||3.25yrs||€77.64k||0.0021% €59.5k|
|Independent Director||4.08yrs||€70.64k||0.0033% €92.8k|
|Independent Director||2.08yrs||€76.74k||0.0014% €38.3k|
|Personnel Representative||2.08yrs||€7.00k||no data|
|Independent Chairman||1.08yrs||€123.00k||0.0012% €32.8k|
Experienced Board: VALMT's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.1 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 not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Valmet Oyj's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Valmet Oyj
- Ticker: VALMT
- Exchange: HLSE
- Industry: Industrial Machinery
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: €2.778b
- Shares outstanding: 149.50m
- Website: https://www.valmet.com
Number of Employees
- Valmet Oyj
- Keilasatama 5
- PO Box 11
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|VALMT||HLSE (OMX Nordic Exchange Helsinki)||Yes||Share Capital||FI||EUR||Jan 2014|
|VALMTH||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Share Capital||GB||EUR||Jan 2014|
|2VO||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Share Capital||DE||EUR||Jan 2014|
|0QIW||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Share Capital||GB||EUR||Jan 2014|
|VOYJ.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Share Capital||US||USD||Jan 2014|
|VALMT N||BMV (Bolsa Mexicana de Valores)||Yes||Share Capital||MX||MXN||Jan 2014|
|VLMT.Y||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||UNSPONSRED ADS||US||USD||Aug 2019|
Valmet Oyj, together with its subsidiaries, develops and supplies process technologies, automation, and services for the pulp, paper, and energy industries in Finland, North America, South America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, China, and the Asia-Pacific. It offers pulping and fiber products, including wood handling, cooking and fiber line, chemical recovery, pulp drying, mechanical pulping, recycled fiber, stock preparation, and automation for pulp; and board and paper mill products, such as recycled fiber, stock preparation, headbox, forming, pressing, drying, process ventilation, sizing, coating, coating drying, chemical systems, calendering, reeling, and winders and roll handling systems, as well as tissue mill products. The company also provides energy production equipment, including bubbling fluidized bed and circulating fluidized bed boilers, gasification, power plants, heating plants, air emission control products, and other services; filter fabrics for mining and chemical industry; inline conductivity measurements for pharmaceutical and industrial applications; biofuels and biomaterials; and automation services. In addition, it offers spare parts and components, maintenance and shutdown management, outsourcing, production consumables, process support and optimization, process and automation upgrades, and industrial Internet and remote solutions. The company also serves paper converting, food and biotechnology, and pharmaceuticals industries, as well as commercial laundries. Valmet Oyj is headquartered in Espoo, Finland. Valmet Oyj(HLSE:VALMT) operates independently of Metso Corporation as of December 31, 2013.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/04/10 05:36|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/04/09 00:00|
Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.