Kongsberg Automotive ASA develops, manufactures, and sells products to the automotive industry worldwide. More Details
Mediocre balance sheet and slightly overvalued.
Share Price & News
How has Kongsberg Automotive's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: KOA's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
NO Auto Components
1 Year Return
NO Auto Components
Return vs Industry: KOA underperformed the Norwegian Auto Components industry which returned -21.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: KOA underperformed the Norwegian Market which returned -12.5% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Kongsberg Automotive's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StEstimating The Fair Value Of Kongsberg Automotive ASA (OB:KOA)
1 month ago | Simply Wall StHave Kongsberg Automotive ASA (OB:KOA) Insiders Been Selling Their Stock?
2 months ago | Simply Wall StWe're Not So Sure You Should Rely on Kongsberg Automotive's (OB:KOA) Statutory Earnings
Is Kongsberg Automotive 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: KOA (NOK0.13) is trading below our estimate of fair value (NOK0.16)
Significantly Below Fair Value: KOA is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: KOA is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the XE Auto Components industry average.
PE vs Market: KOA is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Norwegian market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate KOA's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: KOA is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.1x) compared to the XE Auto Components industry average (1.1x).
How is Kongsberg Automotive forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Automobiles industry annual growth in earnings
In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as Kongsberg Automotive has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.
This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.
- Take a look at our analysis of KOA’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
- Kongsberg Automotive competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
- Explore growth companies in the Automobiles industry.
How has Kongsberg Automotive performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: KOA is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: KOA is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: KOA is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 3% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare KOA's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: KOA is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Auto Components industry (-45.5%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: KOA has a negative Return on Equity (-56.93%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Kongsberg Automotive's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: KOA's short term assets (€330.4M) exceed its short term liabilities (€155.9M).
Long Term Liabilities: KOA's short term assets (€330.4M) do not cover its long term liabilities (€403.0M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: KOA's debt to equity ratio (129.9%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: KOA's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 131.8% to 129.9% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: KOA's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (24.1%).
Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if KOA's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.
What is Kongsberg Automotive current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate KOA's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate KOA'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 KOA's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if KOA's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of KOA's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Norwegian market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Mr. Norbert Loers has been Chief Financial Officer of Kongsberg Automotive ASA since January 16, 2017 and also serves as its Interim Co-Chief Executive Officer since September 6, 2020. Mr. Loers has wealth ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Norbert's total compensation ($USD693.11K) is above average for companies of similar size in the Norwegian market ($USD376.81K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Norbert's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|CFO & Interim Co-CEO||no data||€593.30k||0.049% |
|Interim Co-CEO & SVP of Off-Highway||no data||€276.50k||0.0048% |
|Vice President of Investor Relations & Planning||0.92yr||€237.50k||no data|
|General Counsel||3.92yrs||€223.70k||0.0089% |
|Executive Vice President of Human Resources & Communications||2.83yrs||€374.90k||0.028% |
|Executive Vice President of Fluid Transfer||no data||€256.40k||0.034% |
|President of Powertrain & Chassis Products||2.83yrs||€497.30k||0.013% |
|Executive Vice President of Quality||2.83yrs||€296.80k||0.010% |
|Senior Vice President of Couplings||no data||€204.20k||0.027% |
|Executive Vice President of Purchasing||1.33yrs||€420.10k||0.098% |
|Senior Vice President of Information Systems & Technology||1yr||€221.37k||no data|
Experienced Management: KOA's management team is considered experienced (2.8 years average tenure).
|Independent Director||4.5yrs||€42.60k||0% |
|Director||0.083yr||no data||no data|
|Employee Representative Director||1.67yrs||€11.70k||no data|
|Independent Director||1.33yrs||€29.20k||no data|
|Independent Chairman of the Board||1.75yrs||€57.90k||no data|
|Independent Director||1.33yrs||€25.90k||no data|
|Employee Representative Director||3.25yrs||€11.70k||0.00014% |
|Independent Director||1.33yrs||€24.60k||no data|
Experienced Board: KOA's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.5 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: KOA insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been substantially diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 2255.5%.
Kongsberg Automotive ASA's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Kongsberg Automotive ASA
- Ticker: KOA
- Exchange: OB
- Founded: 1957
- Industry: Auto Parts and Equipment
- Sector: Automobiles
- Market Cap: kr1.354b
- Shares outstanding: 10.55b
- Website: https://www.kongsbergautomotive.com
Number of Employees
- Kongsberg Automotive ASA
- Dyrmyrgata 48
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|KOA||OB (Oslo Bors)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||NO||NOK||May 1995|
|K3A||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||May 1995|
|0HW0||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||NOK||May 1995|
|KGAU.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||US||USD||May 1995|
|KOAO||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||NOK||May 1995|
Kongsberg Automotive ASA develops, manufactures, and sells products to the automotive industry worldwide. The company operates through three segments: Interior, Powertrain & Chassis Products, and Specialty ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/09/24 03:34|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/09/23 00:00|
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