Polwax S.A. produces and distributes refined and deodorized paraffin, waxes, and specialty industrial paraffin compositions. More Details
Flawless balance sheet and overvalued.
Share Price & News
How has Polwax's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: PWX is less volatile than 75% of Polish stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.
Volatility Over Time: PWX's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: PWX exceeded the Polish Chemicals industry which returned 10.5% over the past year.
Return vs Market: PWX exceeded the Polish Market which returned 2% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Polwax's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StIs Polwax (WSE:PWX) Using Capital Effectively?
3 months ago | Simply Wall StAre Investors Concerned With What's Going On At Polwax (WSE:PWX)?
7 months ago | Simply Wall StPolwax (WSE:PWX) Shareholders Have Lost 52% Of Their Investment
Is Polwax undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Book (PB) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate PWX's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate PWX's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: PWX is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the PL Chemicals industry average.
PE vs Market: PWX is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Polish market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate PWX's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: PWX is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.7x) compared to the PL Chemicals industry average (0.9x).
How is Polwax forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Materials 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 Polwax 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 Polwax'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.
- Polwax competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
- Explore growth companies in the Materials industry.
How has Polwax performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: PWX is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: PWX is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: PWX is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 57.4% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare PWX's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: PWX is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Chemicals industry (-1.4%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: PWX has a negative Return on Equity (-110.63%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Polwax's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: PWX's short term assets (PLN150.3M) exceed its short term liabilities (PLN123.3M).
Long Term Liabilities: PWX's short term assets (PLN150.3M) exceed its long term liabilities (PLN5.4M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: PWX is debt free.
Reducing Debt: PWX has no debt compared to 5 years ago when its debt to equity ratio was 1.2%.
Debt Coverage: PWX has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: PWX has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Polwax current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate PWX's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate PWX'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 PWX's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if PWX's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: PWX is not paying a notable dividend for the Polish market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of PWX'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?
Average management tenure
Polwax has no CEO, or we have no data on them.
|President of the Management Board & General Director||8.67yrs||zł572.00k||no data|
|Vice-President of the Management Board & Director of Operations||7.67yrs||zł423.00k||no data|
|Vice-President of the Management Board & CFO||8.67yrs||zł395.00k||0.69% |
|Chief Accountant||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: PWX's management team is seasoned and experienced (8.7 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 been substantially diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 200%.
Polwax S.A.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Polwax S.A.
- Ticker: PWX
- Exchange: WSE
- Founded: 2012
- Industry: Specialty Chemicals
- Sector: Materials
- Market Cap: zł125.454m
- Shares outstanding: 30.90m
- Website: https://www.polwax.pl
- Polwax S.A.
- 3-go Maja, 101
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|PWX||WSE (Warsaw Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Bearer Shares||PL||PLN||Oct 2014|
|1LW||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Bearer Shares||DE||EUR||Oct 2014|
|0R4D||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Bearer Shares||GB||PLN||Oct 2014|
|PWXA||WSE (Warsaw Stock Exchange)||PLN0.05 ALLOTMENT CERTS SER E||PL||PLN||Oct 2020|
Polwax S.A. produces and distributes refined and deodorized paraffin, waxes, and specialty industrial paraffin compositions. The company also offers anti-corrosion agents, anti-caking agents, casting waxes...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/01/21 18:02|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/01/21 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.