LUG S.A. manufactures and sells luminaires and lighting systems worldwide. More Details
Fair value with questionable track record.
Share Price & News
How has LUG's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: LUG is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Polish stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 8% a week.
Volatility Over Time: LUG's weekly volatility (8%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: LUG exceeded the Polish Electrical industry which returned 120.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: LUG exceeded the Polish Market which returned 15.8% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is LUG's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is LUG 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: LUG (PLN8.4) is trading above our estimate of fair value (PLN1.48)
Significantly Below Fair Value: LUG is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: LUG is good value based on its PE Ratio (8x) compared to the PL Electrical industry average (22.1x).
PE vs Market: LUG is good value based on its PE Ratio (8x) compared to the Polish market (15.6x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate LUG's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: LUG is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.1x) compared to the PL Electrical industry average (2.1x).
How is LUG 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 LUG 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.
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How has LUG performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: LUG has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: LUG became profitable in the past.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: LUG's earnings have declined by 17.3% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: LUG has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: LUG has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Electrical industry (13%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: LUG's Return on Equity (16.2%) is considered low.
How is LUG's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: LUG's short term assets (PLN86.8M) do not cover its short term liabilities (PLN87.8M).
Long Term Liabilities: LUG's short term assets (PLN86.8M) exceed its long term liabilities (PLN11.2M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: LUG's debt to equity ratio (95.1%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: LUG's debt to equity ratio has increased from 51.5% to 95.1% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: LUG's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (14.1%).
Interest Coverage: LUG's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (31.6x coverage).
What is LUG current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: LUG's dividend (1.67%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Polish market (1.54%).
High Dividend: LUG's dividend (1.67%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Polish market (4.94%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: LUG has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.
Growing Dividend: LUG has only been paying a dividend for 9 years, and since then payments have fallen.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (13.4%), LUG's dividend payments are thoroughly 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 management tenure
Ryszard Wtorkowski (57 yo)
Mr. Ryszard Wtorkowski has been the President of the Executive Board and Member of Management Board at Lug Spólka Akcyjna since August 2, 2007. Mr. Wtorkowski has also been the President of LUG Light Facto...
|President of the Executive Board||14.08yrs||no data||37.1% |
|Vice-President of the Executive Board & Technical Director||10.08yrs||no data||no data|
|CFO & Member of Executive Board||14.08yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: LUG's management team is seasoned and experienced (14.1 years average tenure).
|President of the Supervisory Board||13.5yrs||zł32.70k||15.56% |
|Member of the Supervisory Board||13.5yrs||no data||no data|
|Member of the Supervisory Board||13.5yrs||zł24.53k||no data|
|Member of the Supervisory Board||13.42yrs||zł12.26k||no data|
|Member of the Supervisory Board||13.42yrs||zł24.53k||no data|
Experienced Board: LUG's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 13.5 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.
LUG S.A.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: LUG S.A.
- Ticker: LUG
- Exchange: WSE
- Founded: 1989
- Industry: Electrical Components and Equipment
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: zł60.108m
- Shares outstanding: 7.20m
- Website: https://www.lug.com.pl
Number of Employees
- LUG S.A.
- Gorzowska Street 11
- Zielona Góra
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|LUG||WSE (Warsaw Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Bearer Shares||PL||PLN||Jan 2008|
LUG S.A. manufactures and sells luminaires and lighting systems worldwide. The company offers downlight, indirect light, louver and recessed, industrial, and outdoor architectonic luminaires; decorative lu...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/02/26 18:05|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/02/26 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.