ASSA ABLOY AB (publ) provides door opening products, solutions, and services for the institutional, commercial, and residential markets in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, North and South America, Asia, and Oceania.
Adequate balance sheet second-rate dividend payer.
Share Price & News
How has ASSA ABLOY's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: ASSA B has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: ASSA B underperformed the Swedish Building industry which returned 10.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: ASSA B underperformed the Swedish Market which returned 16.2% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is ASSA ABLOY's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
3 days ago | Simply Wall StASSA ABLOY AB (publ)'s (STO:ASSA B) Has Had A Decent Run On The Stock market: Are Fundamentals In The Driver's Seat?
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StJan Svensson Is The Independent Director of ASSA ABLOY AB (publ) (STO:ASSA B) And They Just Picked Up 33% More Shares
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StEarnings Beat: ASSA ABLOY AB (publ) Just Beat Analyst Forecasts, And Analysts Have Been Updating Their Models
Is ASSA ABLOY 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: ASSA B (SEK197.35) is trading above our estimate of fair value (SEK147.9)
Significantly Below Fair Value: ASSA B is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: ASSA B is poor value based on its PE Ratio (25.9x) compared to the SE Building industry average (18.6x).
PE vs Market: ASSA B is poor value based on its PE Ratio (25.9x) compared to the Swedish market (22x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: ASSA B is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (2.4x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: ASSA B is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3.7x) compared to the SE Building industry average (2.7x).
How is ASSA ABLOY forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 21 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: ASSA B's forecast earnings growth (10.8% per year) is above the savings rate (0.5%).
Earnings vs Market: ASSA B's earnings (10.8% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the Swedish market (19.7% per year).
High Growth Earnings: ASSA B's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: ASSA B's revenue (6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the Swedish market (6.4% per year).
High Growth Revenue: ASSA B's revenue (6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: ASSA B's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (15.3%).
How has ASSA ABLOY performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: ASSA B has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: ASSA B's current net profit margins (9.3%) are lower than last year (9.8%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ASSA B's earnings have grown by 0.8% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: ASSA B's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: ASSA B had negative earnings growth (-3.6%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Building industry average (2.1%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: ASSA B's Return on Equity (14.4%) is considered low.
How is ASSA ABLOY's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: ASSA B's short term assets (SEK34.3B) exceed its short term liabilities (SEK27.7B).
Long Term Liabilities: ASSA B's short term assets (SEK34.3B) do not cover its long term liabilities (SEK34.6B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: ASSA B's debt to equity ratio (52.3%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: ASSA B's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 63.8% to 52.3% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: ASSA B's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (42.5%).
Interest Coverage: ASSA B's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (13.6x coverage).
What is ASSA ABLOY current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: ASSA B's dividend (1.01%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Swedish market (1.38%).
High Dividend: ASSA B's dividend (1.01%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Swedish market (4.95%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: ASSA B's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: ASSA B's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (26.2%), ASSA B's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: ASSA B's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (42.1% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Nico Delvaux (54 yo)
Mr. Nico Delvaux has been President, Chief Executive Officer and Head of Global Technologies Division of Assa Abloy AB since March 15, 2018. Mr. Delvaux served as Chief Executive Officer and President at M ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Nico's total compensation ($USD4.87M) is above average for companies of similar size in the Swedish market ($USD2.79M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Nico's compensation has increased by more than 20% whilst company earnings have fallen more than 20% in the past year.
|Executive VP & CFO||1.58yrs||no data||0.00026% |
|Chief Operating Officer||no data||no data||no data|
|Chief Technology Officer||no data||no data||no data|
|Head of Investor Relations||no data||no data||no data|
|Head of Corporate Communications||18.08yrs||no data||no data|
|Director of Marketing Communications||no data||no data||no data|
|Executive VP & Chief Human Resources Officer||6.67yrs||no data||0.0016% |
|Executive VP & Head of Global Technologies Business Unit of Global Solutions||4.08yrs||no data||0.00044% |
|Executive VP & Head of Asia Pacific Division||2.92yrs||no data||0.0012% |
|Executive VP & Head of Business Segments Industrial and Residential for Entrance Systems Division||2.58yrs||no data||0.0025% |
|Executive VP & Head of Americas Division||2.33yrs||no data||0.0027% |
Experienced Management: ASSA B's management team is considered experienced (2.8 years average tenure).
|Independent Director||12.08yrs||kr885.00k||0.0019% |
|Employee Representative Director||26.58yrs||no data||no data|
|Independent Vice Chairman||8.33yrs||kr900.00k||no data|
|Independent Chairman||8.33yrs||kr2.50m||0.0027% |
|Independent Director||8.33yrs||kr1.04m||0.0013% |
|Independent Director||3.33yrs||kr885.00k||no data|
|Employee Representative Director||3.58yrs||no data||no data|
|Director||0.33yr||no data||no data|
|Employee Representative Deputy Director||5.58yrs||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||5.25yrs||kr685.00k||no data|
|Employee Representative Deputy Director||3.58yrs||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||2.33yrs||kr685.00k||0.000050% |
Experienced Board: ASSA B's board of directors are considered experienced (5.4 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: ASSA B insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
ASSA ABLOY AB (publ)'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: ASSA ABLOY AB (publ)
- Ticker: ASSA B
- Exchange: OM
- Founded: 1994
- Industry: Building Products
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: kr219.212b
- Shares outstanding: 1.11b
- Website: https://www.assaabloy.com
Number of Employees
- ASSA ABLOY AB (publ)
- Klarabergsviadukten 90
- Stockholm County
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|ASAZ.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Series B Shares||US||USD||Nov 1994|
|ASSA B||OM (OMX Nordic Exchange Stockholm)||Yes||Series B Shares||SE||SEK||Nov 1994|
|ALZC||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Series B Shares||DE||EUR||Nov 1994|
|0R87||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Series B Shares||GB||SEK||Nov 1994|
|ASSABS||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Series B Shares||GB||SEK||Nov 1994|
|0R87 N||BMV (Bolsa Mexicana de Valores)||Yes||Series B Shares||MX||MXN||Nov 1994|
|ASAZ.Y||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||ADR||US||USD||Apr 2008|
ASSA ABLOY AB (publ) provides door opening products, solutions, and services for the institutional, commercial, and residential markets in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, North and South America, Asia, an ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/08/08 21:59|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/08/07 00:00|
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