LU-VE S.p.A. manufactures and sells refrigeration and air conditioning products in Italy and internationally. More Details
Solid track record and fair value.
Share Price & News
How has LU-VE's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: LUVE is less volatile than 75% of Italian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.
Volatility Over Time: LUVE's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: LUVE underperformed the Italian Building industry which returned 14.8% over the past year.
Return vs Market: LUVE exceeded the Italian Market which returned -9.7% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is LU-VE's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StDid LU-VE S.p.A. (BIT:LUVE) Use Debt To Deliver Its ROE Of 12%?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StDid You Miss LU-VE's (BIT:LUVE) 40% Share Price Gain?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StShould You Buy LU-VE S.p.A. (BIT:LUVE) For Its Dividend?
Is LU-VE 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: LUVE (€13.6) is trading above our estimate of fair value (€5.83)
Significantly Below Fair Value: LUVE is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: LUVE is good value based on its PE Ratio (16.9x) compared to the XE Building industry average (22.9x).
PE vs Market: LUVE is good value based on its PE Ratio (16.9x) compared to the Italian market (20.7x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: LUVE is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.9x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: LUVE's PB Ratio (2x) is in line with the XE Building industry average.
How is LU-VE 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: LUVE's forecast earnings growth (17.8% per year) is above the savings rate (1.9%).
Earnings vs Market: LUVE's earnings (17.8% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the Italian market (22.1% per year).
High Growth Earnings: LUVE's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: LUVE's revenue (7.2% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Italian market (3.2% per year).
High Growth Revenue: LUVE's revenue (7.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: LUVE's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (13.8%).
How has LU-VE performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: LUVE has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: LUVE's current net profit margins (4.5%) are higher than last year (4.2%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: LUVE's earnings have grown by 9.1% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: LUVE's earnings growth over the past year (24.6%) exceeds its 5-year average (9.1% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: LUVE earnings growth over the past year (24.6%) exceeded the Building industry 6.9%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: LUVE's Return on Equity (12.3%) is considered low.
How is LU-VE's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: LUVE's short term assets (€356.2M) exceed its short term liabilities (€181.3M).
Long Term Liabilities: LUVE's short term assets (€356.2M) exceed its long term liabilities (€287.2M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: LUVE's debt to equity ratio (204.3%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: LUVE's debt to equity ratio has increased from 130% to 204.3% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: LUVE's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (14%).
Interest Coverage: LUVE's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (9.7x coverage).
What is LU-VE current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: LUVE's dividend (1.99%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Italian market (1.43%).
High Dividend: LUVE's dividend (1.99%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Italian market (4.57%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, LUVE has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.
Growing Dividend: LUVE's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 5 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (33.5%), LUVE's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: LUVE's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (26.7% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Mr. Matteo Liberali serves as the Chief Executive Officer and Director at LU-VE S.p.A. and served its as the Chief Executive Officer of Lu-Ve Group.
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Matteo's total compensation ($USD876.16K) is about average for companies of similar size in the Italian market ($USD872.77K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Matteo's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
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.
LU-VE S.p.A.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: LU-VE S.p.A.
- Ticker: LUVE
- Exchange: BIT
- Founded: NaN
- Industry: Building Products
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: €300.242m
- Shares outstanding: 22.08m
- Website: https://www.luve.it
Number of Employees
- LU-VE S.p.A.
- Via Caduti della Liberazione, 53
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|LUVE||BIT (Borsa Italiana)||Yes||Common Shares||IT||EUR||Jul 2015|
|0RQV||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||GB||EUR||Jul 2015|
|LUVEM||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Common Shares||GB||EUR||Jul 2015|
LU-VE S.p.A. manufactures and sells refrigeration and air conditioning products in Italy and internationally. The company’s products consisting commercial and industrial coolers, air coolers, tubeless stee...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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