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Executive Summary

UniCredit S.p.A. operates as a commercial bank.

Snowflake Analysis

Adequate balance sheet with moderate growth potential.

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Share Price & News

How has UniCredit's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?

Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: UCG's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.

Market Performance

7 Day Return




IT Banks


IT Market

1 Year Return




IT Banks


IT Market

Return vs Industry: UCG underperformed the Italian Banks industry which returned -17.4% over the past year.

Return vs Market: UCG underperformed the Italian Market which returned -10.7% over the past year.

Shareholder returns

7 Day13.9%10.5%5.2%
30 Day9.1%5.1%1.8%
90 Day-33.6%-28.0%-16.0%
1 Year-24.8%-24.8%-16.5%-16.8%-8.7%-11.0%
3 Year-48.5%-50.5%-34.5%-39.1%-10.1%-18.2%
5 Year-73.9%-87.9%-56.8%-72.6%-14.4%-43.8%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is UniCredit's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?

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Is UniCredit undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?


Price to Earnings (PE) ratio

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: UCG (€7.67) is trading above our estimate of fair value (€2.23)

Significantly Below Fair Value: UCG is trading above our estimate of fair value.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: UCG is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Banks industry average.

PE vs Market: UCG is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Italian market.

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: UCG is unprofitable, so we can't calculate its PEG ratio.

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: UCG is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.3x) compared to the IT Banks industry average (0.3x).

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Future Growth

How is UniCredit forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 19 analysts?


Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts

Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: UCG is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (2%).

Earnings vs Market: UCG is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.

High Growth Earnings: UCG's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: UCG's revenue (2.5% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the Italian market (4% per year).

High Growth Revenue: UCG's revenue (2.5% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.

Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts

Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: UCG's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (5.8%).

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Past Performance

How has UniCredit performed over the past 5 years?


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: UCG is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: UCG is currently unprofitable.

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: UCG is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 19.2% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare UCG's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: UCG is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Banks industry (11.1%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: UCG has a negative Return on Equity (-2.79%), as it is currently unprofitable.

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Financial Health

How is UniCredit's financial position? (This company is analysed differently as a bank or financial institution)

Financial Position Analysis

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Balance Sheet

Financial Institutions Analysis

Asset Level: UCG's Assets to Equity ratio (14.2x) is moderate.

Allowance for Bad Loans: UCG has a low allowance for bad loans (79%).

Low Risk Liabilities: 76% of UCG's liabilities are made up of primarily low risk sources of funding.

Loan Level: UCG has an appropriate level of Loans to Assets ratio (67%).

Low Risk Deposits: UCG's Loans to Deposits ratio (95%) is appropriate.

Level of Bad Loans: UCG has a high level of bad loans (4.1%).

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What is UniCredit's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Forecast Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate UCG's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate UCG's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if UCG's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if UCG's dividend payments have been increasing.

Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: UCG is not paying a notable dividend for the Italian market.

Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of UCG's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Italian market.

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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?


Average management tenure


Jean Mustier (58yo)



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Leadership Team

Jean Mustier
Group CEO & Director3.83yrsno datano data
Mirko Davide Bianchi
Co-Group CFO & Senior EVP1.33yrsno datano data
Stefano Porro
Co-Group Chief Financial Officer1.33yrsno datano data
Ranieri De Marchis
Co-Chief Operating Officer3.67yrsno datano data
Carlo Vivaldi
Co-Chief Operating Officer1.17yrsno datano data
Richard Burton
Chief Executive Officer of Corporate & Investment Banking Division1.17yrsno datano data
Jörg Pietzner
Head of Group Investor Relationsno datano datano data
Carlo Appetiti
Chief Compliance Officer5.42yrsno datano data
Gianpaolo Alessandro
Senior EVP4.33yrsno datano data
Maximilian Hohenberg
Head of Group Identity & Communication2yrsno datano data


Average Tenure


Average Age

Experienced Management: UCG's management team is considered experienced (2 years average tenure).

Board Members

Jean Mustier
Group CEO & Director3.83yrsno datano data
Lamberto Andreotti
Independent Deputy Chairman0.58yrno datano data
Sergio Balbinot
Director3.92yrsno datano data
Stefano Micossi
Independent Director2.08yrsno datano data
Cesare Bisoni
Independent Chairman0.75yr€125.30kno data
Marco Giuseppe Rigotti
Chairman of Board of Statutory Auditors1.08yrsno datano data
Mohamed Hamad Hamed Al Mehairi
Independent Director4.58yrs€19.63kno data
Elena Emilia Zambon
Independent Director5yrs€89.39kno data
Maria Pierdicchi
Independent Director2.08yrsno datano data
Alexander Wolfgring
Independent Director7yrs€257.62kno data


Average Tenure


Average Age

Experienced Board: UCG's board of directors are considered experienced (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.

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

UniCredit S.p.A.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: UniCredit S.p.A.
  • Ticker: UCG
  • Exchange: BIT
  • Founded: 1870
  • Industry: Diversified Banks
  • Sector: Banks
  • Market Cap: €17.077b
  • Shares outstanding: 2.23b
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • UniCredit S.p.A.
  • Tower A
  • Piazza Gae Aulenti, 3
  • Milan
  • Milan
  • 20154
  • Italy


TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
UNCF.FOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesOrdinary SharesUSUSDNov 1980
UCGBIT (Borsa Italiana)YesOrdinary SharesITEURNov 1980
0RLSLSE (London Stock Exchange)YesOrdinary SharesGBEURNov 1980
CRINDB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesOrdinary SharesDEEURNov 1980
UCGWSE (Warsaw Stock Exchange)YesOrdinary SharesPLPLNNov 1980
UCGWBAG (Wiener Boerse AG)YesOrdinary SharesATEURNov 1980
CRINDBATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')YesOrdinary SharesGBEURNov 1980
UCGSWX (SIX Swiss Exchange)YesOrdinary SharesCHCHFNov 1980
UCG NBMV (Bolsa Mexicana de Valores)YesOrdinary SharesMXMXNNov 1980
52762405BDL (Bourse de Luxembourg)9.375%-FRN SUB PERP EUR50000 'REGS'LUEURJul 2010
UCGWSE (Warsaw Stock Exchange)NPVPLPLNJan 2017
UCGSWX (SIX Swiss Exchange)NPVCHCHFJan 2017
UCG NBMV (Bolsa Mexicana de Valores)NPVMXMXNJan 2017
0RLSLSE (London Stock Exchange)NPVGBEURJan 2017


UniCredit S.p.A. operates as a commercial bank. The company operates through Commercial Banking Italy, Commercial Banking Germany, Commercial Banking Austria, Corporate & Investment Banking, and Central Eastern Europe segments. It offers retail, corporate, and private banking services; credit, trading, and investment services; leasing and factoring services; transactional, investment, and credit products and services; insurance solutions; and structured financing, and hedging and treasury solutions. The company also provides equity and debt capital market, corporate finance and advisory, syndication, and leverage buy-out services; and project and commodity, real estate, structured trade and export, and acquisition finance services, as well as wealth management services. In addition, it is involved in the structuring of products, such as FX, rates, equities, and credit products; and provision of cash management, e-banking, supply chain finance, global securities, and mobile banking services, as well as trade finance products. The company operates in Italy, Other European countries, America, Asia, and internationally. The company was formerly known as Unicredito Italiano S.p.A and changed its name to UniCredit S.p.A. UniCredit S.p.A. was founded in 1870 and is headquartered in Milan, Italy. 

Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/05/30 21:10
End of Day Share Price2020/05/29 00:00
Annual Earnings2019/12/31

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.