Buzzi Unicem S.p.A., together with its subsidiaries, manufactures, distributes, and sells cement, ready-mix concrete, and natural aggregates. More Details
No risks detected for BZUM from our risk checks.
Flawless balance sheet and undervalued.
Share Price & News
How has Buzzi Unicem's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: BZUM is not significantly more volatile than the rest of UK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.
Volatility Over Time: BZUM's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
GB Basic Materials
1 Year Return
GB Basic Materials
Return vs Industry: BZUM underperformed the UK Basic Materials industry which returned 45.8% over the past year.
Return vs Market: BZUM exceeded the UK Market which returned 26.3% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Buzzi Unicem's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Buzzi Unicem 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: BZUM (€22.67) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€46.07)
Significantly Below Fair Value: BZUM is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: BZUM is good value based on its PE Ratio (8.4x) compared to the GB Basic Materials industry average (34.3x).
PE vs Market: BZUM is good value based on its PE Ratio (8.4x) compared to the UK market (26.4x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: BZUM is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (6.4x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: BZUM is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.3x) compared to the GB Basic Materials industry average (2.5x).
How is Buzzi Unicem forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 14 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: BZUM's forecast earnings growth (1.3% per year) is above the savings rate (0.9%).
Earnings vs Market: BZUM's earnings (1.3% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the UK market (17.5% per year).
High Growth Earnings: BZUM's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: BZUM's revenue (2.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the UK market (5.3% per year).
High Growth Revenue: BZUM's revenue (2.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: BZUM's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (10.3%).
How has Buzzi Unicem performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: BZUM has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: BZUM's current net profit margins (17.4%) are higher than last year (12%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: BZUM's earnings have grown significantly by 24% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: BZUM's earnings growth over the past year (45.1%) exceeds its 5-year average (24% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: BZUM earnings growth over the past year (45.1%) exceeded the Basic Materials industry -42.6%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: BZUM's Return on Equity (15.5%) is considered low.
How is Buzzi Unicem's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: BZUM's short term assets (€2.2B) exceed its short term liabilities (€672.4M).
Long Term Liabilities: BZUM's short term assets (€2.2B) exceed its long term liabilities (€2.1B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: BZUM's debt to equity ratio (34.3%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: BZUM's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 59.9% to 34.3% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: BZUM's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (47.6%).
Interest Coverage: BZUM's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (26.5x coverage).
What is Buzzi Unicem current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Upcoming Dividend Payment
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: BZUM's dividend (1.1%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (1.35%).
High Dividend: BZUM's dividend (1.1%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (4.03%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, BZUM has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.
Growing Dividend: BZUM's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 9 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (9.2%), BZUM's dividend payments are thoroughly covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: BZUM's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be thoroughly covered by earnings (12.9% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Pietro Buzzi (59 yo)
Mr. Pietro Buzzi serves as a Chief Executive Officer at Buzzi Unicem S.p.A and serves as its Director. He served as a Chief Executive of Finance at Buzzi Unicem SpA since May 12, 2017. After a short experi...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Insufficient data to establish whether Pietro's total compensation is reasonable compared to companies of similar size in the UK market.
Compensation vs Earnings: Pietro's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Board: BZUM's board of directors are considered experienced (7.3 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.
Buzzi Unicem S.p.A.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Buzzi Unicem S.p.A.
- Ticker: BZUM
- Exchange: BATS-CHIXE
- Founded: 1907
- Industry: Construction Materials
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: €4.377b
- Shares outstanding: 192.13m
- Website: https://www.buzziunicem.it
Number of Employees
- Buzzi Unicem S.p.A.
- Via Luigi Buzzi, 6
- Casale Monferrato
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Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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