KRX Stock Overview
Kingspan Group plc, together with its subsidiaries, provides insulation and building envelope solutions in the Republic of Ireland, the United Kingdom, rest of Europe, the Americas, and internationally.
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Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||€63.66|
|52 Week High||€106.65|
|52 Week Low||€51.80|
|1 Month Change||14.13%|
|3 Month Change||-18.39%|
|1 Year Change||-33.38%|
|3 Year Change||50.78%|
|5 Year Change||122.08%|
|Change since IPO||31,415.01%|
Recent News & Updates
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|KRX||IE Building||IE Market|
Return vs Industry: KRX underperformed the Irish Building industry which returned -24.4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: KRX underperformed the Irish Market which returned -18.8% over the past year.
|KRX Average Weekly Movement||7.6%|
|Building Industry Average Movement||5.8%|
|Market Average Movement||5.6%|
|10% most volatile stocks in IE Market||9.2%|
|10% least volatile stocks in IE Market||4.0%|
Stable Share Price: KRX is more volatile than 75% of Irish stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 8% a week.
Volatility Over Time: KRX's weekly volatility (8%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of Irish stocks.
About the Company
Kingspan Group plc, together with its subsidiaries, provides insulation and building envelope solutions in the Republic of Ireland, the United Kingdom, rest of Europe, the Americas, and internationally. It operates through five segments: Insulated Panels, Insulation, Light & Air, Water & Energy, and Data & Flooring. The Insulated Panels segment manufactures insulated panels, structural framing, and metal facades components.
Kingspan Group Fundamentals Summary
|KRX fundamental statistics|
Is KRX overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|KRX income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||€4.64b|
Last Reported Earnings
Dec 31, 2021
Next Earnings Date
Aug 19, 2022
|Earnings per share (EPS)||3.05|
|Net Profit Margin||8.53%|
How did KRX perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
0.8%Current Dividend Yield
Is KRX undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 2/6
Price-To-Earnings vs Peers
Price-To-Earnings vs Industry
Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio
Below Fair Value
Significantly Below Fair Value
Key Valuation Metric
Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for KRX?
Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.
|What is KRX's n/a Ratio?|
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers
How does KRX's PE Ratio compare to its peers?
|KRX PE Ratio vs Peers|
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Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: KRX is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (20.9x) compared to the peer average (19.5x).
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry
How does KRX's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the European Building Industry?
Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: KRX is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (20.9x) compared to the European Building industry average (15.1x)
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio
What is KRX's PE Ratio compared to its Fair PE Ratio? This is the expected PE Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.
|Current PE Ratio||20.9x|
|Fair PE Ratio||n/a|
Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate KRX's Price-To-Earnings Fair Ratio for valuation analysis.
Share Price vs Fair Value
What is the Fair Price of KRX when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.
Below Fair Value: KRX (€63.66) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€95.7)
Significantly Below Fair Value: KRX is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Analyst Price Targets
What is the analyst 12-month forecast and do we have any statistical confidence in the consensus price target?
Analyst Forecast: Target price is more than 20% higher than the current share price, but analysts are not within a statistically confident range of agreement.
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How is Kingspan Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 15 analysts?
Future Growth Score1/6
Future Growth Score 1/6
Earnings vs Savings Rate
Earnings vs Market
High Growth Earnings
Revenue vs Market
High Growth Revenue
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: KRX's forecast earnings growth (7.3% per year) is above the savings rate (0.5%).
Earnings vs Market: KRX's earnings (7.3% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the Irish market (13.2% per year).
High Growth Earnings: KRX's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: KRX's revenue (7.5% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the Irish market (8.2% per year).
High Growth Revenue: KRX's revenue (7.5% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: KRX's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (15.9%).
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How has Kingspan Group performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score5/6
Past Performance Score 5/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: KRX has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: KRX's current net profit margins (8.5%) are higher than last year (8.2%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: KRX's earnings have grown by 13.7% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: KRX's earnings growth over the past year (48.3%) exceeds its 5-year average (13.7% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: KRX earnings growth over the past year (48.3%) exceeded the Building industry 35.3%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: KRX's Return on Equity (19.3%) is considered low.
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How is Kingspan Group's financial position?
Financial Health Score6/6
Financial Health Score 6/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: KRX's short term assets (€3.0B) exceed its short term liabilities (€1.7B).
Long Term Liabilities: KRX's short term assets (€3.0B) exceed its long term liabilities (€1.8B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: KRX's net debt to equity ratio (25.5%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: KRX's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 47.2% to 47.1% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: KRX's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (23.6%).
Interest Coverage: KRX's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (20.5x coverage).
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What is Kingspan Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 0/6
Cash Flow Coverage
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: KRX's dividend (0.82%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Irish market (1.41%).
High Dividend: KRX's dividend (0.82%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Irish market (3.84%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: KRX is not paying a notable dividend for the Irish market, therefore no need to check if payments are stable.
Growing Dividend: KRX is not paying a notable dividend for the Irish market, therefore no need to check if payments are increasing.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: KRX is not paying a notable dividend for the Irish market.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: KRX is not paying a notable dividend for the Irish market.
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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Gene Murtagh (50 yo)
Mr. Gene M. Murtagh has been the Chief Executive Officer of Kingspan Group PLC since January 2005. Mr. Murtagh served as the Chief Operating Officer of Kingspan Group plc from 2003 to 2005. He served as th...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Gene's total compensation ($USD5.93M) is above average for companies of similar size in the Irish market ($USD4.24M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Gene's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.
Experienced Management: KRX's management team is seasoned and experienced (8.1 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: KRX's board of directors are considered experienced (8.3 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: KRX insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Kingspan Group plc's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Kingspan Group plc
- Ticker: KRX
- Exchange: ISE
- Founded: 1965
- Industry: Building Products
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Implied Market Cap: €11.566b
- Shares outstanding: 181.68m
- Website: https://www.kingspan.com
Number of Employees
- Kingspan Group plc
- Dublin Road
- Co. Cavan
- A82 XY31
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/08/11 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/08/11 00:00|
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.