Ober SA provides wood laminates and panels for interior architecture, decoration, and industry applications worldwide.
Undervalued with solid track record.
Share Price & News
How has Ober's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: ALOBR has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: ALOBR underperformed the French Building industry which returned -5.8% over the past year.
Return vs Market: ALOBR underperformed the French Market which returned -8.7% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Ober's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Ober 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: ALOBR (€7.8) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€10.12)
Significantly Below Fair Value: ALOBR is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: ALOBR is good value based on its PE Ratio (9.4x) compared to the Building industry average (14x).
PE vs Market: ALOBR is good value based on its PE Ratio (9.4x) compared to the French market (14.8x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: ALOBR is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.3x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: ALOBR is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.9x) compared to the FR Building industry average (0.9x).
How is Ober forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: ALOBR's forecast earnings growth (7.3% per year) is above the savings rate (0.6%).
Earnings vs Market: ALOBR's earnings (7.3% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the French market (13.3% per year).
High Growth Earnings: ALOBR's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: ALOBR's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-0.4% per year).
High Growth Revenue: ALOBR's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-0.4% per year).
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if ALOBR's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Ober performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: ALOBR has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: ALOBR's current net profit margins (3.2%) are higher than last year (1.7%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ALOBR's earnings have grown by 14.5% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: ALOBR's earnings growth over the past year (77.6%) exceeds its 5-year average (14.5% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: ALOBR earnings growth over the past year (77.6%) exceeded the Building industry 63%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: ALOBR's Return on Equity (8.1%) is considered low.
How is Ober's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: ALOBR's short term assets (€23.6M) exceed its short term liabilities (€9.5M).
Long Term Liabilities: ALOBR's short term assets (€23.6M) exceed its long term liabilities (€12.8M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: ALOBR's debt to equity ratio (82.1%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: ALOBR's debt to equity ratio has increased from 73.5% to 82.1% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: ALOBR's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (17.3%).
Interest Coverage: ALOBR's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (3.6x coverage).
What is Ober current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: ALOBR's dividend (6.41%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the French market (1.67%).
High Dividend: ALOBR's dividend (6.41%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the French market (4.84%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: ALOBR's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: ALOBR's dividend payments have fallen over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (60.2%), ALOBR's dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Etienne de la Thébeaudière
Mr. Etienne de la Thébeaudière serves as the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Ober SA.
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.
Ober SA's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Ober SA
- Ticker: ALOBR
- Exchange: ENXTPA
- Founded: 1925
- Industry: Building Products
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: €11.245m
- Shares outstanding: 1.44m
- Website: https://www.oberflex.fr
Number of Employees
- Ober SA
- Longeville en Barrois
- Bar le Duc
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Ober SA provides wood laminates and panels for interior architecture, decoration, and industry applications worldwide. The company offers real wood veneer laminates, textured wood products, natural shades and spiced woods, metal laminates, acoustic and ceiling solutions, flooring products, unfinished wood laminates, magnetic wood panels, and edge banding products. Its products have application in showrooms, stores, hotels, restaurants, theaters, libraries, universities, and healthcare facilities, as well as naval and corporate sites. The company was founded in 1925 and is headquartered in Bar le Duc, France.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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