Riber S.A. provides molecular beam epitaxy (MBE) equipment and material evaporation sources for the semiconductor industry. More Details
Adequate balance sheet with acceptable track record.
Share Price & News
How has Riber's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: ALRIB is more volatile than 75% of French stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 7% a week.
Volatility Over Time: ALRIB's weekly volatility (7%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of French stocks.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: ALRIB underperformed the French Semiconductor industry which returned 39.8% over the past year.
Return vs Market: ALRIB underperformed the French Market which returned 42% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Riber's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 day ago | Simply Wall StRiber (EPA:ALRIB) Shareholders Will Want The ROCE Trajectory To Continue
1 month ago | Simply Wall StWhy Riber S.A. (EPA:ALRIB) Could Be Worth Watching
1 month ago | Simply Wall StIs Riber S.A. (EPA:ALRIB) Trading At A 47% Discount?
Is Riber 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: ALRIB (€1.78) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€2.14)
Significantly Below Fair Value: ALRIB is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: ALRIB is poor value based on its PE Ratio (95.9x) compared to the XE Semiconductor industry average (47.4x).
PE vs Market: ALRIB is poor value based on its PE Ratio (95.9x) compared to the French market (23.9x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: ALRIB is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (2x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: ALRIB is good value based on its PB Ratio (2.2x) compared to the FR Semiconductor industry average (3.1x).
How is Riber forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 3 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: ALRIB's forecast earnings growth (47.5% per year) is above the savings rate (0.4%).
Earnings vs Market: ALRIB's earnings (47.5% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the French market (19.8% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: ALRIB's revenue (3.3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the French market (6.8% per year).
High Growth Revenue: ALRIB's revenue (3.3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: ALRIB's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (6.9%).
How has Riber performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: ALRIB has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: ALRIB became profitable in the past.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ALRIB has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 44.9% per year.
Accelerating Growth: ALRIB has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: ALRIB has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Semiconductor industry (13.9%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: ALRIB's Return on Equity (2.2%) is considered low.
How is Riber's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: ALRIB's short term assets (€30.0M) exceed its short term liabilities (€16.3M).
Long Term Liabilities: ALRIB's short term assets (€30.0M) exceed its long term liabilities (€7.7M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: ALRIB's debt to equity ratio (35.9%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: ALRIB's debt to equity ratio has increased from 2.2% to 35.9% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: ALRIB's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (5.2%).
Interest Coverage: ALRIB's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (46.9x coverage).
What is Riber current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Upcoming Dividend Payment
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: ALRIB's dividend (1.69%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the French market (1.31%).
High Dividend: ALRIB's dividend (1.69%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the French market (4.01%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: ALRIB's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: ALRIB's dividend payments have fallen over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its high payout ratio (161.6%), ALRIB's dividend payments are not well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: ALRIB's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (36.1% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Philippe Ley (50 yo)
Mr. Philippe Ley has been Chief Executive Officer and Member of Management Board of Riber S.A. since June 22, 2018. He has been Chairman of the Management Board of Riber S.A. since June 2019. He served as ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Insufficient data to establish whether Philippe's total compensation is reasonable compared to companies of similar size in the French market.
Compensation vs Earnings: Philippe's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Board: ALRIB's board of directors are considered experienced (5.1 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.
Riber S.A.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Riber S.A.
- Ticker: ALRIB
- Exchange: ENXTPA
- Founded: 1964
- Industry: Semiconductor Equipment
- Sector: Semiconductors
- Market Cap: €36.216m
- Shares outstanding: 21.03m
- Website: https://www.riber.com
Number of Employees
- Riber S.A.
- 31 Rue Casimir Périer
Riber S.A. provides molecular beam epitaxy (MBE) equipment and material evaporation sources for the semiconductor industry. The company offers MBE research tools for the production of epitaxial layers; MBE...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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