Biesse S.p.A. operates in the market for machinery and systems for processing wood, glass, stone, plastic, and metal in Western Europe, the Asia-Pacific, Eastern Europe, North America, and internationally. More Details
Reasonable growth potential with adequate balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Biesse's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: BSS has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: BSS exceeded the Italian Machinery industry which returned -6.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: BSS exceeded the Italian Market which returned -15.8% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Biesse's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
6 days ago | Simply Wall StBiesse S.p.A.'s (BIT:BSS) Stock Is Rallying But Financials Look Ambiguous: Will The Momentum Continue?
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StDoes Biesse (BIT:BSS) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StShould We Be Excited About The Trends Of Returns At Biesse (BIT:BSS)?
Is Biesse 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: BSS (€13.37) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€14.66)
Significantly Below Fair Value: BSS is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: BSS is poor value based on its PE Ratio (91.7x) compared to the IT Machinery industry average (16.2x).
PE vs Market: BSS is poor value based on its PE Ratio (91.7x) compared to the Italian market (16.1x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: BSS is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: BSS is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.7x) compared to the IT Machinery industry average (1.2x).
How is Biesse forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 4 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: BSS's forecast earnings growth (89.1% per year) is above the savings rate (2%).
Earnings vs Market: BSS's earnings (89.1% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the Italian market (23.6% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: BSS's revenue (9.2% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Italian market (3.5% per year).
High Growth Revenue: BSS's revenue (9.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: BSS's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (12.1%).
How has Biesse performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: BSS has a large one-off loss of €5.2M impacting its June 30 2020 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: BSS's current net profit margins (0.6%) are lower than last year (5%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: BSS's earnings have grown by 0.07% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: BSS's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: BSS had negative earnings growth (-89.1%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Machinery industry average (-16.1%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: BSS's Return on Equity (1.8%) is considered low.
How is Biesse's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: BSS's short term assets (€408.1M) exceed its short term liabilities (€303.1M).
Long Term Liabilities: BSS's short term assets (€408.1M) exceed its long term liabilities (€119.3M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: BSS's debt to equity ratio (60.8%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: BSS's debt to equity ratio has increased from 48.6% to 60.8% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: BSS's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (32%).
Interest Coverage: BSS's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (11.6x coverage).
What is Biesse current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Forecast Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate BSS's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate BSS'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 BSS's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if BSS's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: BSS is not paying a notable dividend for the Italian market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of BSS's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Italian market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Roberto Selci (60 yo)
Mr. Roberto Selci has been Chief Executive Officer of Biesse S.p.A. since May 2018 and serves as its Managing Director. He served as Chief Executive Officer of Biesse S.p.A., the holding company of Biesse ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Roberto's total compensation ($USD0.00) is below average for companies of similar size in the Italian market ($USD838.19K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Roberto's compensation has increased by more than 20% whilst company earnings have fallen more than 20% in the past year.
|Chairman of the Board||2.33yrs||€854.00k||no data|
|Executive Director||14.42yrs||€342.00k||no data|
|Executive Director & Strategic Director||1.67yrs||€176.00k||no data|
|CEO, MD & Director||2.33yrs||€708.00k||no data|
|Executive Director||13.83yrs||€625.00k||no data|
|Lead Independent Director||no data||€24.00k||no data|
|Independent Director||1.83yrs||€20.00k||no data|
|Chairman of the Board of Statutory Auditors||1.83yrs||no data||no data|
|Statutory Auditor||1.83yrs||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||1.83yrs||€24.00k||no data|
|Statutory Auditor||1.25yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Board: BSS's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.8 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
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.
Biesse S.p.A.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Biesse S.p.A.
- Ticker: BSS
- Exchange: BIT
- Founded: 1969
- Industry: Industrial Machinery
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: €366.245m
- Shares outstanding: 27.39m
- Website: https://www.biesse.com
Number of Employees
- Biesse S.p.A.
- Via della Meccanica, 16
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|BSS||BIT (Borsa Italiana)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||IT||EUR||Jun 2001|
|0DUK||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||EUR||Jun 2001|
|BSSM||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||EUR||Jun 2001|
|BI2||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Jun 2001|
Biesse S.p.A. operates in the market for machinery and systems for processing wood, glass, stone, plastic, and metal in Western Europe, the Asia-Pacific, Eastern Europe, North America, and internationally. ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/09/27 04:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/09/25 00:00|
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