ATSE:ELTON

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Elton International Trading

Executive Summary

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.

Snowflake

Fundamentals

Fair 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


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-3.1%

ELTON

-1.3%

GR Trade Distributors

1.0%

GR Market


1 Year Return

51.8%

ELTON

36.9%

GR Trade Distributors

29.6%

GR Market

Return vs Industry: ELTON exceeded the Greek Trade Distributors industry which returned 36.9% over the past year.

Return vs Market: ELTON exceeded the Greek Market which returned 29.6% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

ELTONIndustryMarket
7 Day-3.1%-1.3%1.0%
30 Day-7.1%-3.6%-0.04%
90 Day-6.6%-2.9%1.5%
1 Year57.3%51.8%40.5%36.9%33.8%29.6%
3 Year115.2%91.0%156.9%106.2%57.6%43.6%
5 Year108.4%85.0%159.7%107.6%-78.2%-78.7%

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

Valuation

Is Elton International Trading undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

14.39x

Price to Earnings (PE) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Undervalued: ELTON (€1.7) is trading above our estimate of fair value (€0.27)

Significantly Undervalued: ELTON is trading above our estimate of fair value.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: ELTON is good value based on its PE Ratio (14.4x) compared to the Trade Distributors industry average (14.4x).

PE vs Market: ELTON is good value based on its PE Ratio (14.4x) compared to the Greek market (16.9x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

Low 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 (0.9x) compared to the GR Trade Distributors industry average (0.9x).


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Future Growth

How is Elton International Trading forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

16.4%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: ELTON's forecast earnings growth (16.4% per year) is above the savings rate (4.9%).

Earnings vs Market: ELTON's earnings (16.4% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the Greek market (16.6% per year).

High Growth Earnings: ELTON's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.

Revenue vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if ELTON's revenue is forecast to grow faster than the Greek market.

High Growth Revenue: Insufficient data to determine if ELTON's revenue is forecast to grow faster than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

High Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if ELTON's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time


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Past Performance

How has Elton International Trading performed over the past 5 years?

-0.6%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: ELTON's earnings have declined by -0.6% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: ELTON's earnings growth over the past year (12.5%) exceeds its 5-year average (-0.6% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: ELTON earnings growth over the past year (12.5%) exceeded the Trade Distributors industry 7.5%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: ELTON's Return on Equity (6.1%) is considered low.


Return on Assets

ROA vs Industry: ELTON's Return on Assets is below or equal to the Trade Distributors industry average last year.


Return on Capital Employed

ROCE Improving: ELTON's Return on Capital Employed has declined over the past 3 years.


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Financial Health

How is Elton International Trading's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: ELTON's short term assets (€81.5M) exceeds its short term liabilities (€42.8M)

Long Term Liabilities: ELTON's short term assets (81.5M) exceeds its long term liabilities (9.5M)


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: ELTON's debt to equity ratio (45.7%) is considered high

Reducing Debt: ELTON's debt to equity ratio has increased from 34.4% to 45.7% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: ELTON's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (10.4%).

Interest Coverage: ELTON's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (6.8x coverage).


Balance Sheet

Inventory Level: ELTON has a high level of physical assets or inventory.

Debt Coverage by Assets: ELTON's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 3.422320x debt).


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Dividend

What is Elton International Trading's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

3.53%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

company3.5%marketbottom25%1.9%markettop25%3.6%industryaverage2.6%forecastin3Yearsn/a

Current dividend yield vs market & industry


Stability and Growth of Payments

Notable Dividend: ELTON's dividend (3.53%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Greek market (1.86%).

High Dividend: ELTON's dividend (3.53%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Greek market (3.63%).

Stable Dividend: ELTON's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: ELTON's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (50.8%), ELTON'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.


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Management

What is the CEO of Elton International Trading's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?


CEO

Nestor Papathanasiou Dimitriou (78yo)

0yrs

Tenure

0

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 ...


Insider Trading

Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Ownership Breakdown


Management Team

  • Nestor Papathanasiou Dimitriou (78yo)

    Founder

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Katy Ioanni (52yo)

    Sales & Executive Director

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Stelios Vasiliou (63yo)

    Chief Financial Officer and Financial Manager

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Alkistis Papathanasiou Nestora (50yo)

    Head of Quality Assurance & Executive Director

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Epameinondas Taflabas (60yo)

    Executive Director

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Dimitris Giotopoulos (50yo)

    Executive Director

    • Tenure: 0yrs

Board Members

  • Nestor Papathanasiou Dimitriou (78yo)

    Founder

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Electra Papathanasiou Nestora (44yo)

    Non-Executive Director

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Katy Ioanni (52yo)

    Sales & Executive Director

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Michalis Chatzis (67yo)

    Independent & Non Executive Director

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Christos Poulis (71yo)

    Independent & Non Executive Director

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Alkistis Papathanasiou Nestora (50yo)

    Head of Quality Assurance & Executive Director

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Epameinondas Taflabas (60yo)

    Executive Director

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Dimitris Giotopoulos (50yo)

    Executive Director

    • Tenure: 0yrs

Company Information

Elton International Trading Company S.A.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Elton International Trading Company S.A.
  • Ticker: ELTON
  • Exchange: ATSE
  • Founded: 1981
  • Industry: Trading Companies and Distributors
  • Sector: Capital Goods
  • Market Cap: €45.441m
  • Shares outstanding: 26.73m
  • Website: https://www.elton.gr

Number of Employees


Location

  • Elton International Trading Company S.A.
  • Draseza Place
  • Industrial Park
  • Avlona
  • 190 11
  • Greece

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
ELTONATSE (The Athens Stock Exchange)YesOrdinary SharesGREURAug 2000

Biography

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. The company offers ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2019/10/19 20:37
End of Day Share Price2019/10/18 00:00
Earnings2019/06/30
Annual Earnings2018/12/31


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.