BSS Stock Overview
Biesse S.p.A. operates in the market for machinery and systems for processing wood, glass, stone, plastic, metal, and composite material in Western Europe, the Asia-Pacific, Eastern Europe, North America, and internationally.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||€23.24|
|52 Week High||€34.14|
|52 Week Low||€19.20|
|1 Month Change||5.54%|
|3 Month Change||-13.93%|
|1 Year Change||11.73%|
|3 Year Change||12.38%|
|5 Year Change||15.34%|
|Change since IPO||157.94%|
Recent News & Updates
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|BSS||IT Machinery||IT Market|
Return vs Industry: BSS underperformed the Italian Machinery industry which returned 44.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: BSS underperformed the Italian Market which returned 21.3% over the past year.
|BSS Average Weekly Movement||4.8%|
|Machinery Industry Average Movement||4.3%|
|Market Average Movement||4.3%|
|10% most volatile stocks in IT Market||7.1%|
|10% least volatile stocks in IT Market||2.7%|
Stable Share Price: BSS is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Italian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.
Volatility Over Time: BSS's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Biesse S.p.A. operates in the market for machinery and systems for processing wood, glass, stone, plastic, metal, and composite material in Western Europe, the Asia-Pacific, Eastern Europe, North America, and internationally. It operates through five segments: Wood, Glass & Stone, Mechatronics, Tooling, and Components. The company’s Wood segment engages in the production, distribution, installation, and after-sales service of machines and systems for woodworking and composite materials processing.
Biesse Fundamentals Summary
|BSS fundamental statistics|
Is BSS overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|BSS income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||€300.05m|
Last Reported Earnings
Sep 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||1.25|
|Net Profit Margin||4.82%|
How did BSS perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
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 (€23.24) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€24.09)
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 (18.6x) compared to the Italian Machinery industry average (18x).
PE vs Market: BSS is good value based on its PE Ratio (18.6x) compared to the Italian market (19.2x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: BSS is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (122.3x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: BSS is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (2.6x) compared to the IT Machinery industry average (1.6x).
How is Biesse forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 3 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: BSS's forecast earnings growth (0.2% per year) is below the savings rate (1.8%).
Earnings vs Market: BSS's earnings (0.2% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the Italian market (11.1% per year).
High Growth Earnings: BSS's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: BSS's revenue (7.1% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Italian market (-0.06% per year).
High Growth Revenue: BSS's revenue (7.1% 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 (12.3%).
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 gain of €8.9M impacting its September 30 2021 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: BSS's current net profit margins (4.8%) are higher than last year (0.3%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: BSS's earnings have declined by 18.8% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: BSS's earnings growth over the past year (1611%) exceeds its 5-year average (-18.8% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: BSS earnings growth over the past year (1611%) exceeded the Machinery industry 68.4%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: BSS's Return on Equity (13.6%) is considered low.
How is Biesse's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: BSS's short term assets (€421.1M) exceed its short term liabilities (€261.5M).
Long Term Liabilities: BSS's short term assets (€421.1M) exceed its long term liabilities (€107.9M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: BSS has more cash than its total debt.
Reducing Debt: BSS's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 33.2% to 2.6% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: BSS's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (2079.9%).
Interest Coverage: BSS's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (12.3x 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 (61 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 ($USD955.24K) is about average for companies of similar size in the Italian market ($USD862.02K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Roberto's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Board: BSS's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1 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 employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Biesse S.p.A.
- Ticker: BSS
- Exchange: BIT
- Founded: 1969
- Industry: Industrial Machinery
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Implied Market Cap: €636.836m
- Shares outstanding: 27.40m
- Website: https://www.biesse.com
Number of Employees
- Biesse S.p.A.
- Via della Meccanica, 16
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/01/18 21:15|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/01/18 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.