Aperam S.A., through its subsidiaries, produces and sells stainless and specialty steel products worldwide.
Flawless balance sheet and undervalued.
Share Price & News
How has Aperam's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: APAM's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
NL Metals and Mining
1 Year Return
NL Metals and Mining
Return vs Industry: APAM matched the Dutch Metals and Mining industry which returned -30.4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: APAM underperformed the Dutch Market which returned -23.2% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Aperam's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Aperam 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: APAM (€19.39) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€58.3)
Significantly Below Fair Value: APAM is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: APAM is poor value based on its PE Ratio (10.6x) compared to the Metals and Mining industry average (6.9x).
PE vs Market: APAM is good value based on its PE Ratio (10.6x) compared to the Dutch market (14.4x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: APAM is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.7x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: APAM is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.6x) compared to the XE Metals and Mining industry average (0.7x).
How is Aperam forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 11 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: APAM's forecast earnings growth (14.7% per year) is above the savings rate (-0.2%).
Earnings vs Market: APAM's earnings (14.7% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the Dutch market (13.7% per year).
High Growth Earnings: APAM's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: APAM's revenue (5.1% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the Dutch market (5.2% per year).
High Growth Revenue: APAM's revenue (5.1% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: APAM's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (9.8%).
How has Aperam performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: APAM has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: APAM's current net profit margins (3.5%) are lower than last year (6.1%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: APAM's earnings have grown by 13.3% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: APAM's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: APAM had negative earnings growth (-48.3%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Metals and Mining industry average (-9.8%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: APAM's Return on Equity (6.1%) is considered low.
How is Aperam's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: APAM's short term assets (€1.9B) exceed its short term liabilities (€1.1B).
Long Term Liabilities: APAM's short term assets (€1.9B) exceed its long term liabilities (€693.0M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: APAM's debt to equity ratio (17%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: APAM's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 27.2% to 17% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: APAM's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (97.6%).
Interest Coverage: APAM's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (23.1x coverage).
Inventory Level: APAM has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: APAM's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 4.7x debt).
What is Aperam's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Upcoming Dividend Payment
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: APAM's dividend (9.03%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Dutch market (3.04%).
High Dividend: APAM's dividend (9.03%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the Dutch market (7.79%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: APAM has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.
Growing Dividend: APAM's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 9 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its high payout ratio (96%), APAM's dividend payments are not well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: APAM's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (64.6% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Tim Di Maulo (60yo)
Mr. Timoteo Di Maulo, also known as Tim, has been the Chief Executive Officer at Aperam since January 1, 2015 and serves as its Member of The Leadership Team. Mr. Di Maulo has over twenty-five years of exp ...
|Chief Executive Officer||5.25yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Financial Officer||6.25yrs||no data||no data|
|Head of Investor Relations||no data||no data||no data|
|Head of Sustainability||5yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Strategy Officer||9yrs||no data||no data|
|Head of Finance & Secretary to the Leadership Team||no data||no data||no data|
|CEO of Alloys & Specialties and Global Head of Health||3.5yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Operating Officer of Stainless & Electrical Steel South America||5.33yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Operating Officer of Stainless & Electrical Steel - Europe||3.5yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Marketing Officer of Stainless & Electrical Steel||5.42yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: APAM's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.3 years average tenure).
|Lead Independent Director||no data||€97.50k||no data|
|Chairman||no data||€70.00k||0.014% €212.8k|
|Non-Independent Director||9.33yrs||€70.00k||no data|
|Independent Director||6.92yrs||€82.50k||no data|
|Independent Director||9.33yrs||€75.00k||no data|
|Non-Independent Director||4.92yrs||€70.00k||no data|
|Independent Director||0.92yr||€53.89k||no data|
Experienced Board: APAM's board of directors are considered experienced (6.9 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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Aperam S.A.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Aperam S.A.
- Ticker: APAM
- Exchange: ENXTAM
- Founded: 2010
- Industry: Steel
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: €1.532b
- Shares outstanding: 79.82m
- Website: https://www.aperam.com
Number of Employees
- Aperam S.A.
- 12C, rue Guillaume Kroll
- Luxembourg City
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|APEM.Y||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||NY REGISTRY SHS||US||USD||Jan 2011|
|APAML||BDL (Bourse de Luxembourg)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||LU||EUR||Jan 2011|
|APAM||ENXTAM (Euronext Amsterdam)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||NL||EUR||Jan 2011|
|APAM||BME (Bolsas y Mercados Espanoles)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||ES||EUR||Jan 2011|
|0OLF||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||EUR||Jan 2011|
|APMS.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||US||USD||Jan 2011|
|APAMA||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||EUR||Jan 2011|
|7AA||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Jan 2011|
|APAM||WBAG (Wiener Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||AT||EUR||Jan 2011|
|APAM N||BMV (Bolsa Mexicana de Valores)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||MX||MXN||Jan 2011|
|APAME||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||EUR||Jan 2011|
Aperam S.A., through its subsidiaries, produces and sells stainless and specialty steel products worldwide. The company operates through three segments: Stainless & Electrical Steel; Services & Solutions; and Alloys & Specialties. It offers stainless and electrical steel products, including grain oriented, non-grain oriented, and non-grain oriented semi-processed steel products. The company is also involved in the distribution operations; and the provision of value added and customized steel solutions. In addition, it designs, produces, and transforms various specialty alloys and other specific stainless steels in forms, such as bars, semis, cold-rolled strips, wire and wire rods, and plates. The company serves customers in aerospace, automotive, catering, construction, household appliances, electrical engineering, industrial processes, medical, and oil and gas industries. It distributes its products through a network of service centers, transformation facilities, and sales offices. Aperam S.A. was incorporated in 2010 and is headquartered in Luxembourg City, Luxembourg.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/04/06 00:13|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/04/03 00:00|
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