Elton International Trading Company S.A. engages in trading raw materials, additives, chemicals, and other specialized products in Greece, Romania, Turkey, Serbia, Bulgaria, and Ukraine.
Good value with mediocre balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Elton International Trading's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: ELTON has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
GR Trade Distributors
1 Year Return
GR Trade Distributors
Return vs Industry: ELTON underperformed the Greek Trade Distributors industry which returned 24.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: ELTON underperformed the Greek Market which returned -16.7% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Elton International Trading's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StDon't Race Out To Buy Elton International Trading Company S.A. (ATH:ELTON) Just Because It's Going Ex-Dividend
1 month ago | Simply Wall StWe Think Elton International Trading (ATH:ELTON) Can Stay On Top Of Its Debt
2 months ago | Simply Wall StA Look At The Fair Value Of Elton International Trading Company S.A. (ATH:ELTON)
Is Elton International Trading 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: ELTON (€1.25) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€1.25)
Significantly Below Fair Value: ELTON is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: ELTON is good value based on its PE Ratio (10x) compared to the XE Trade Distributors industry average (17.6x).
PE vs Market: ELTON is good value based on its PE Ratio (10x) compared to the Greek market (14x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate ELTON's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: ELTON is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.6x) compared to the XE Trade Distributors industry average (1.3x).
How is Elton International Trading forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Capital Goods industry annual growth in earnings
In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as Elton International Trading has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.
This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.
- Examine whether Elton International Trading is trading at an attractive price based on how much it is expected to earn in the future, and relative to its industry peers and the wider market.
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How has Elton International Trading performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: ELTON has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: ELTON's current net profit margins (2.6%) are lower than last year (2.6%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ELTON's earnings have grown by 1% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: ELTON's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: ELTON had negative earnings growth (-3.2%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Trade Distributors industry average (0.1%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: ELTON's Return on Equity (6.4%) is considered low.
How is Elton International Trading's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: ELTON's short term assets (€73.7M) exceed its short term liabilities (€34.8M).
Long Term Liabilities: ELTON's short term assets (€73.7M) exceed its long term liabilities (€7.8M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: ELTON's debt to equity ratio (43.7%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: ELTON's debt to equity ratio has increased from 35.9% to 43.7% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: ELTON's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (9%).
Interest Coverage: ELTON's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (5x coverage).
What is Elton International Trading current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: ELTON's dividend (4.8%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Greek market (2.23%).
High Dividend: ELTON's dividend (4.8%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Greek market (5.72%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: ELTON has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.
Growing Dividend: ELTON's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 6 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (47.8%), ELTON's dividend payments are well 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?
Nestor Papathanasiou Dimitriou (79 yo)
Mr. Nestor Papathanasiou tou Dimitriou is the Founder, Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer of Elton International Trading Company S.A. and serves as its President and M ...
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.
Elton International Trading Company S.A.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Elton International Trading Company S.A.
- Ticker: ELTON
- Exchange: ATSE
- Founded: 1981
- Industry: Trading Companies and Distributors
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: €33.413m
- Shares outstanding: 26.73m
- Website: https://www.elton.gr
Number of Employees
- Elton International Trading Company S.A.
- Draseza Place
- Industrial Park
- 190 11
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|ELTON||ATSE (The Athens Stock Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GR||EUR||Aug 2000|
|0OI5||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||EUR||Aug 2000|
Elton International Trading Company S.A. engages in trading raw materials, additives, chemicals, and other specialized products in Greece, Romania, Turkey, Serbia, Bulgaria, and Ukraine. It offers crop pro ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/08/13 21:45|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/08/13 00:00|
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