Polyplank AB (publ) manufactures and sells wood products made of recycled thermoplastics and organic fibers primarily in Sweden.
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Worrying balance sheet with weak fundamentals.
Share Price & News
How has Polyplank's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: POLY's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: POLY exceeded the Swedish Building industry which returned 34.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: POLY exceeded the Swedish Market which returned 21.9% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Polyplank's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Polyplank 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 POLY's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate POLY's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: POLY is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Building industry average.
PE vs Market: POLY is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Swedish market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate POLY's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: POLY is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (54.5x) compared to the SE Building industry average (2.8x).
How is Polyplank 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 Polyplank 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.
- Take a look at our analysis of POLY’s management and see if the CEO’s compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
- Polyplank competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
- Explore growth companies in the Capital Goods industry.
How has Polyplank performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: POLY is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: POLY is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: POLY is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 24% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare POLY's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: POLY is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Building industry (30.1%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: POLY has a negative Return on Equity (-902.11%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Polyplank's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: POLY's short term assets (SEK9.9M) do not cover its short term liabilities (SEK18.9M).
Long Term Liabilities: POLY's short term assets (SEK9.9M) exceed its long term liabilities (SEK4.2M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: POLY's debt to equity ratio (952.4%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: POLY's debt to equity ratio has increased from 361.6% to 952.4% over the past 5 years.
Inventory Level: POLY has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: POLY's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 1.2x debt).
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: POLY has less than a year of cash runway based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: POLY has less than a year of cash runway if free cash flow continues to grow at historical rates of 5.7% each year.
What is Polyplank's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate POLY's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate POLY's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if POLY's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if POLY'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 POLY's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the Swedish market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
Cay Strandén (60yo)
Mr. Cay Strandén has been the Chief Executive Officer and President at Polyplank AB (publ) since July 1, 2016. Mr. Strandén served as Chief Executive Officer of Inwido Poland at Inwido AB.
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Cay's total compensation ($USD153.70K) is about average for companies of similar size in the Swedish market ($USD205.84K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Cay's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Chairman of the Board||2.1yrs||kr236.00k||0.97% SEK601.9k|
Experienced Board: POLY's board of directors are considered experienced (5.3 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.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been substantially diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 106.7%.
Polyplank AB (publ)'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Polyplank AB (publ)
- Ticker: POLY
- Exchange: OM
- Founded: 1994
- Industry: Building Products
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: kr62.367m
- Shares outstanding: 338.03m
- Website: https://www.polyplank.se
- Polyplank AB (publ)
- Storgatan 123
- Kalmar County
- 386 35
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|POLY||OM (OMX Nordic Exchange Stockholm)||Yes||Common Shares||SE||SEK||Jan 2007|
Polyplank AB (publ) manufactures and sells wood products made of recycled thermoplastics and organic fibers primarily in Sweden. It offers noise barriers, such as noise shield and protection products; noise monitors; beach shelf for balconies, terraces, and docks; separators and fences; environmental buildings; balconies; poly laundry systems; sleeve plugs to paper bales in the paper industry; and composite profiles for various other applications. The company was founded in 1994 and is based in Färjestaden, Sweden.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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|Company Analysis||2020/02/25 20:35|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/02/25 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.