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PrymusWSE:PRS Stock Report

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25 Oct, 2021


Company Financials
PRS fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance4/6
Financial Health6/6

PRS Overview

Prymus S.A. distributes chemical raw materials in Poland and internationally.

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Prymus
Historical stock prices
Current Share Pricezł6.75
52 Week Highzł5.80
52 Week Lowzł9.00
1 Month Change-3.57%
3 Month Change-6.90%
1 Year Change-6.25%
3 Year Change-15.63%
5 Year Change2.58%
Change since IPO117.74%

Recent News & Updates

Mar 03
Will Weakness in Prymus S.A.'s (WSE:PRS) Stock Prove Temporary Given Strong Fundamentals?

Will Weakness in Prymus S.A.'s (WSE:PRS) Stock Prove Temporary Given Strong Fundamentals?

With its stock down 6.8% over the past three months, it is easy to disregard Prymus (WSE:PRS). However, a closer look...

Shareholder Returns

PRSPL Trade DistributorsPL Market

Return vs Industry: PRS underperformed the Polish Trade Distributors industry which returned 112.6% over the past year.

Return vs Market: PRS underperformed the Polish Market which returned 42.1% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is PRS's price volatile compared to industry and market?
PRS volatility
PRS Beta0.40
Industry Beta0.89
Market Beta1

Stable Share Price: PRS is more volatile than 75% of Polish stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 8% a week.

Volatility Over Time: PRS's weekly volatility (8%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of Polish stocks.

About the Company

19949Ewa Kobosko

Prymus S.A. distributes chemical raw materials in Poland and internationally. The company provides plasticizers, polyvinyl chloride, polyethylenes, polypropylenes, and dyes for processing plastics; and acrylic and styrene-acrylic dispersions under the Duvilax brand for the production of paints, plasters, adhesives, and varnishes, as well as in textile, fiberglass, paper, and other industries; and glues. It is also involved in the sale of finished products, including terraces and fences WPC profiles, floorboards, and other interior decoration final materials.

Prymus Fundamentals Summary

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
PRS income statement (TTM)
Cost of Revenuezł41.35m
Gross Profitzł8.04m

Last Reported Earnings

Jun 30, 2021

Next Earnings Date

Nov 10, 2021

Earnings per share (EPS)0.60
Gross Margin16.28%
Net Profit Margin11.45%
Debt/Equity Ratio0.0%

How did PRS perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison



Current Dividend Yield


Payout Ratio


Is Prymus 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: PRS (PLN6.75) is trading above our estimate of fair value (PLN2.55)

Significantly Below Fair Value: PRS is trading above our estimate of fair value.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: PRS is poor value based on its PE Ratio (11.3x) compared to the Polish Trade Distributors industry average (8.6x).

PE vs Market: PRS is good value based on its PE Ratio (11.3x) compared to the Polish market (13.1x).

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate PRS's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: PRS is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (2.6x) compared to the PL Trade Distributors industry average (0.9x).

Future Growth

How is Prymus 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 Prymus 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.

Past Performance

How has Prymus performed over the past 5 years?


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: PRS has a high level of non-cash earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: PRS's current net profit margins (11.5%) are higher than last year (5.8%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: PRS's earnings have grown by 10.3% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: PRS's earnings growth over the past year (46.2%) exceeds its 5-year average (10.3% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: PRS earnings growth over the past year (46.2%) underperformed the Trade Distributors industry 121.6%.

Return on Equity

High ROE: PRS's Return on Equity (23%) is considered high.

Financial Health

How is Prymus's financial position?

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: PRS's short term assets (PLN31.5M) exceed its short term liabilities (PLN9.1M).

Long Term Liabilities: PRS's short term assets (PLN31.5M) exceed its long term liabilities (PLN3.2M).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: PRS is debt free.

Reducing Debt: PRS had no debt 5 years ago.

Debt Coverage: PRS has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.

Interest Coverage: PRS has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.

Balance Sheet


What is Prymus's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: PRS's dividend (2.96%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Polish market (2.22%).

High Dividend: PRS's dividend (2.96%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Polish market (6.42%).

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: PRS has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.

Growing Dividend: PRS's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 8 years.

Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (33.6%), PRS's dividend payments are well 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.

Next Steps


How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?


Ewa Kobosko



Ms. Ewa Kobosko has been the President of the Management Board at Prymus S.A. since September 2011. She is graduate of the University of Economics in Krakow (currently the University of Economics).


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.

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

Prymus S.A.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Prymus S.A.
  • Ticker: PRS
  • Exchange: WSE
  • Founded: 1994
  • Industry: Trading Companies and Distributors
  • Sector: Capital Goods
  • Market Cap: zł64.125m
  • Shares outstanding: 9.50m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • Prymus S.A.
  • ul. Turynska 101
  • Tychy
  • 43-100
  • Poland


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/10/25 21:42
End of Day Share Price2021/10/25 00:00
Annual Earnings2020/12/31

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.