FERRO S.A. manufactures and sells sanitary and installation fittings, and heating installation elements in Central and Eastern Europe.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||zł34.40|
|52 Week High||zł16.25|
|52 Week Low||zł41.50|
|1 Month Change||-16.30%|
|3 Month Change||-6.78%|
|1 Year Change||82.01%|
|3 Year Change||160.61%|
|5 Year Change||175.64%|
|Change since IPO||173.67%|
Recent News & Updates
|FRO||PL Building||PL Market|
Return vs Industry: FRO exceeded the Polish Building industry which returned 57.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: FRO exceeded the Polish Market which returned 44.1% over the past year.
Stable Share Price: FRO is less volatile than 75% of Polish stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.
Volatility Over Time: FRO's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
FERRO S.A. manufactures and sells sanitary and installation fittings, and heating installation elements in Central and Eastern Europe. It offers mixers, showers, sinks, accessories, bathroom accessories, shower trays and bathtubs, and sanitary ware and bathroom accessories for public services. The company also provides heating solutions, such as water valves, measurement and gas fittings, control and expansion vessels, solar and PEX systems, clamp couplings, brass fittings, pumps, heat controls, manifolds, accessories for radiators, radiators and thermostatic valves, and service accessories, as well as exchanger-pumping sets, plate exchangers, and differential and mixing valves.
FERRO Fundamentals Summary
|FRO fundamental statistics|
Is FRO overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|FRO income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||zł361.15m|
Last Reported Earnings
Mar 31, 2021
Next Earnings Date
Sep 30, 2021
|Earnings per share (EPS)||2.98|
|Net Profit Margin||11.32%|
How did FRO perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
6.4%Current Dividend Yield
Is FERRO 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: FRO (PLN34.4) is trading above our estimate of fair value (PLN22.14)
Significantly Below Fair Value: FRO is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: FRO's PE Ratio (11.5x) is in line with the Polish Building industry average.
PE vs Market: FRO is good value based on its PE Ratio (11.5x) compared to the Polish market (13x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate FRO's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: FRO's PB Ratio (2.2x) is in line with the PL Building industry average.
How is FERRO forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
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 FERRO 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.
How has FERRO performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: FRO has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: FRO's current net profit margins (11.3%) are higher than last year (9.3%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: FRO's earnings have grown significantly by 20% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: FRO's earnings growth over the past year (45.5%) exceeds its 5-year average (20% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: FRO earnings growth over the past year (45.5%) underperformed the Building industry 64.5%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: FRO's Return on Equity (17.9%) is considered low.
How is FERRO's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: FRO's short term assets (PLN357.1M) exceed its short term liabilities (PLN236.3M).
Long Term Liabilities: FRO's short term assets (PLN357.1M) exceed its long term liabilities (PLN41.4M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: FRO's debt to equity ratio (31.5%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: FRO's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 47.8% to 31.5% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: FRO's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (47%).
Interest Coverage: FRO's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (16.8x coverage).
What is FERRO current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: FRO's dividend (6.4%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Polish market (2.21%).
High Dividend: FRO's dividend (6.4%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the Polish market (6.22%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: FRO's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: FRO's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (73.8%), FRO's dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Mr. Wojciech Gatkiewicz has been Chairman of the Management Board at FERRO S.A. since 2019. He serves as Chief Sales Officer and Member of Management Board at PCF GmbH. Mr. Gatkiewicz served as the Chief...
Experienced Board: FRO's board of directors are considered experienced (4.8 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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
FERRO S.A.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: FERRO S.A.
- Ticker: FRO
- Exchange: WSE
- Founded: NaN
- Industry: Building Products
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: zł730.747m
- Shares outstanding: 21.24m
- Website: https://www.ferrocompany.com
Number of Employees
- FERRO S.A.
- ul. Przemyslowa 7
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/09/25 17:02|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/09/24 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.