Helio S.A. produces and markets packaged dried fruits and nuts in Poland. More Details
Adequate balance sheet with questionable track record.
Share Price & News
How has Helio's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: HEL's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: HEL underperformed the Polish Food industry which returned -0.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: HEL exceeded the Polish Market which returned -20.5% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Helio's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Helio 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: Insufficient data to calculate HEL's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate HEL's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: HEL is poor value based on its PE Ratio (14.9x) compared to the PL Food industry average (12.7x).
PE vs Market: HEL is poor value based on its PE Ratio (14.9x) compared to the Polish market (12.2x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate HEL's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: HEL is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.6x) compared to the PL Food industry average (0.7x).
How is Helio forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Food, Beverage & Tobacco 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 Helio 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.
- Examine Helio's financial health to determine how well-positioned it is against times of financial stress by looking at its level of debt over time and how much cash it has left.
- Helio competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
- Explore growth companies in the Food, Beverage & Tobacco industry.
How has Helio performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: HEL has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: HEL's current net profit margins (1.5%) are lower than last year (3.4%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: HEL's earnings have grown by 10% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: HEL's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: HEL had negative earnings growth (-39.9%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Food industry average (-29.4%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: HEL's Return on Equity (3.8%) is considered low.
How is Helio's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: HEL's short term assets (PLN103.2M) exceed its short term liabilities (PLN58.5M).
Long Term Liabilities: HEL's short term assets (PLN103.2M) exceed its long term liabilities (PLN7.3M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: HEL's debt to equity ratio (48.2%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: HEL's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 67.5% to 48.2% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: HEL's operating cash flow is negative, therefore debt is not well covered.
Interest Coverage: HEL's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (5.1x coverage).
What is Helio current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate HEL's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate HEL'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 HEL's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if HEL'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 HEL's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Polish market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Mr. Leszek Pawel Wasowicz has been the President of Management Board at Helio S.A. since 2006.
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.
Helio S.A.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Helio S.A.
- Ticker: HEL
- Exchange: WSE
- Founded: 1992
- Industry: Packaged Foods and Meats
- Sector: Food, Beverage & Tobacco
- Market Cap: zł47.354m
- Shares outstanding: 4.83m
- Website: https://www.helio.pl/?uk
Number of Employees
- Helio S.A.
- ul. Stoleczna 26
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|HEL||WSE (Warsaw Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||PL||PLN||May 2007|
|0LU6||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||GB||PLN||May 2007|
Helio S.A. produces and markets packaged dried fruits and nuts in Poland. It offers nuts, dried and candied fruits, grains, poppy-seed fillings, fudge caramel masses, icings for cakes, and microwave popcor ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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|Company Analysis||2020/10/28 20:48|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/10/28 00:00|
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