BOW Stock Overview
Bowim S.A. distributes carbon steel products in Poland.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||zł9.50|
|52 Week High||zł16.80|
|52 Week Low||zł7.22|
|1 Month Change||3.71%|
|3 Month Change||9.20%|
|1 Year Change||4.17%|
|3 Year Change||402.65%|
|5 Year Change||144.22%|
|Change since IPO||-9.52%|
Recent News & Updates
Is Bowim (WSE:BOW) A Risky Investment?
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|BOW||PL Trade Distributors||PL Market|
Return vs Industry: BOW exceeded the Polish Trade Distributors industry which returned -26.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: BOW exceeded the Polish Market which returned -36% over the past year.
|BOW Average Weekly Movement||8.0%|
|Trade Distributors Industry Average Movement||6.6%|
|Market Average Movement||6.1%|
|10% most volatile stocks in PL Market||11.6%|
|10% least volatile stocks in PL Market||3.9%|
Stable Share Price: BOW is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Polish stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 8% a week.
Volatility Over Time: BOW's weekly volatility (8%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Bowim S.A. distributes carbon steel products in Poland. It offers a range of steel sheet products, such as cold and hot rolled plates and sheets, and cold rolled and galvanized coils and sheets; reinforcement, round, square, and flat bars, as well as wire rods; welded and ribbed wires, and welded reinforcement meshes; hot rolled and cold drawn seamless tubes, including conduit, structural, boiler, precision, and general purpose tubes; and cold bent and hot rolled sections comprising equal and unequal angles, channels, square and rectangular hollow sections, H-beams, and wide-flange beams. The company also provides black and insulated pipes and pipe fittings for pipelines.
Bowim Fundamentals Summary
|BOW fundamental statistics|
Is BOW overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|BOW income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||zł2.30b|
Last Reported Earnings
Jun 30, 2022
Next Earnings Date
Nov 24, 2022
|Earnings per share (EPS)||8.27|
|Net Profit Margin||5.20%|
How did BOW perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
26.5%Current Dividend Yield
Is BOW undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 4/6
Price-To-Earnings vs Peers
Price-To-Earnings vs Industry
Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio
Below Fair Value
Significantly Below Fair Value
Key Valuation Metric
Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for BOW?
Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.
|What is BOW's n/a Ratio?|
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers
How does BOW's PE Ratio compare to its peers?
|BOW PE Ratio vs Peers|
|Company||PE||Estimated Growth||Market Cap|
GRN Grodno Spólka Akcyjna
Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: BOW is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (1.1x) compared to the peer average (4.4x).
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry
How does BOW's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the European Trade Distributors Industry?
Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: BOW is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (1.1x) compared to the European Trade Distributors industry average (11.1x)
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio
What is BOW's PE Ratio compared to its Fair PE Ratio? This is the expected PE Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.
|Current PE Ratio||1.1x|
|Fair PE Ratio||n/a|
Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate BOW's Price-To-Earnings Fair Ratio for valuation analysis.
Share Price vs Fair Value
What is the Fair Price of BOW when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.
Below Fair Value: BOW (PLN9.5) is trading below our estimate of fair value (PLN85.16)
Significantly Below Fair Value: BOW is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Analyst Price Targets
What is the analyst 12-month forecast and do we have any statistical confidence in the consensus price target?
Analyst Forecast: Insufficient data to show price forecast.
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How is Bowim forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Future Growth Score0/6
Future Growth Score 0/6
Earnings vs Savings Rate
Earnings vs Market
High Growth Earnings
Revenue vs Market
High Growth Revenue
Forecasted Capital Goods 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 Bowim 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.
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How has Bowim performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score3/6
Past Performance Score 3/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: BOW has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: BOW's current net profit margins (5.2%) are lower than last year (7.7%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: BOW's earnings have grown significantly by 63.7% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: BOW's earnings growth over the past year (14.5%) is below its 5-year average (63.7% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: BOW earnings growth over the past year (14.5%) underperformed the Trade Distributors industry 22.9%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: BOW's Return on Equity (44.3%) is considered outstanding.
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How is Bowim's financial position?
Financial Health Score6/6
Financial Health Score 6/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: BOW's short term assets (PLN614.4M) exceed its short term liabilities (PLN361.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: BOW's short term assets (PLN614.4M) exceed its long term liabilities (PLN98.4M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: BOW's net debt to equity ratio (24.4%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: BOW's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 105.5% to 28.1% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: BOW's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (99.2%).
Interest Coverage: BOW's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (35.5x coverage).
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What is Bowim current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 4/6
Cash Flow Coverage
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
|Bowim Dividend Yield vs Market|
|Market Bottom 25% (PL)||3.1%|
|Market Top 25% (PL)||9.5%|
|Industry Average (Trade Distributors)||11.3%|
|Analyst forecast in 3 Years (Bowim)||n/a|
Notable Dividend: BOW's dividend (26.53%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Polish market (3.11%).
High Dividend: BOW's dividend (26.53%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the Polish market (9.51%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: BOW has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.
Growing Dividend: BOW's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 5 years.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (34.9%), BOW's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: With its reasonable cash payout ratio (51.5%), BOW's dividend payments are covered by cash flows.
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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Bowim has no CEO, or we have no data on them.
Experienced Management: BOW's management team is seasoned and experienced (21.7 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: BOW's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 11.8 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.
|Owner Type||Number of Shares||Ownership Percentage|
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
|Ownership||Name||Shares||Current Value||Change %||Portfolio %|
Bowim S.A.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Bowim S.A.
- Ticker: BOW
- Exchange: WSE
- Founded: 1995
- Industry: Trading Companies and Distributors
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Implied Market Cap: zł161.919m
- Shares outstanding: 17.04m
- Website: https://www.bowim.pl
Number of Employees
- Bowim S.A.
- ul. Niwecka 1E
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|BOW||WSE (Warsaw Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Bearer Shares||PL||PLN||Jan 2012|
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/10/02 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/09/30 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.