Bong AB (publ) manufactures and sells specialty packaging and envelope products. More Details
Excellent balance sheet and fair value.
Share Price & News
How has Bong's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: BONG has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
SE Commercial Services
1 Year Return
SE Commercial Services
Return vs Industry: BONG underperformed the Swedish Commercial Services industry which returned -11.7% over the past year.
Return vs Market: BONG underperformed the Swedish Market which returned 9.5% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Bong's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 month ago | Simply Wall StWhen Will Bong AB (publ) (STO:BONG) Turn A Profit?
2 months ago | Simply Wall StHere's Why Bong (STO:BONG) Has A Meaningful Debt Burden
3 months ago | Simply Wall StIs There More Growth In Store For Bong's (STO:BONG) Returns On Capital?
Is Bong undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: BONG (SEK0.5) is trading below our estimate of fair value (SEK6.61)
Significantly Below Fair Value: BONG is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: BONG is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the SE Commercial Services industry average.
PE vs Market: BONG 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 BONG's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: BONG is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.2x) compared to the SE Commercial Services industry average (1.8x).
How is Bong forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: BONG is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (0.5%).
Earnings vs Market: BONG is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: BONG's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: BONG's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-1.5% per year).
High Growth Revenue: BONG's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-1.5% per year).
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: BONG's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (0.5%).
How has Bong performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: BONG is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: BONG is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: BONG is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 37.6% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare BONG's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: BONG is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Commercial Services industry (-1.4%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: BONG has a negative Return on Equity (-9.92%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Bong's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: BONG's short term assets (SEK593.9M) exceed its short term liabilities (SEK447.4M).
Long Term Liabilities: BONG's short term assets (SEK593.9M) exceed its long term liabilities (SEK571.9M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: BONG's debt to equity ratio (48.1%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: BONG's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 267% to 48.1% over the past 5 years.
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: Whilst unprofitable BONG has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if it maintains its current positive free cash flow level.
Forecast Cash Runway: BONG is unprofitable but has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years, due to free cash flow being positive and growing by 21.4% per year.
What is Bong current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate BONG's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate BONG'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 BONG's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if BONG's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: BONG is not paying a notable dividend for the Swedish market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of BONG'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 management tenure
Kai Steigleder (57 yo)
Mr. Kai Steigleder has been the Chief Executive Officer at Bong AB (publ) since September 12, 2018. He was a Business Area Manager of Central Europe at Bong AB (publ) since 2014 to September 12, 2018. Mr. ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Kai's total compensation ($USD349.59K) is above average for companies of similar size in the Swedish market ($USD231.20K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Kai's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
|Chief Executive Officer||2.08yrs||kr3.04m||0.020% |
|Chief Financial Officer||1.75yrs||no data||no data|
|Sales & Marketing Director||no data||no data||no data|
|Bong Suomi Managing Director||no data||no data||no data|
|Group Financial Manager||1.75yrs||no data||no data|
|Group Business Controller||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: BONG's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.8 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
|Employee Representative Director||0.75yr||no data||no data|
|Independent Vice Chairman of the Board||no data||kr250.00k||0.028% |
|Independent Director||3.42yrs||kr100.00k||no data|
|Independent Chairman of the Board||4.42yrs||kr350.00k||no data|
|Independent Director||10.75yrs||kr150.00k||no data|
|Director||0.33yr||no data||no data|
|Employee Representative Director||12.75yrs||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||5.42yrs||kr150.00k||0.024% |
Experienced Board: BONG's board of directors are considered experienced (4.9 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 not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Bong AB (publ)'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Bong AB (publ)
- Ticker: BONG
- Exchange: OM
- Founded: 1737
- Industry: Office Services and Supplies
- Sector: Commercial Services
- Market Cap: kr105.180m
- Shares outstanding: 211.21m
- Website: https://www.bong.com
Number of Employees
- Bong AB (publ)
- Uddevagen 3
- Box 516
- Skåne County
- 291 25
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|BONG||OM (OMX Nordic Exchange Stockholm)||Yes||Common Shares||SE||SEK||Sep 1992|
|0NZX||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Shares||GB||SEK||Sep 1992|
|BONGS||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Common Shares||GB||SEK||Sep 1992|
|20L||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Shares||DE||EUR||Sep 1992|
Bong AB (publ) manufactures and sells specialty packaging and envelope products. It provides solutions for distribution and packaging of information, advertising materials, and lightweight goods. The compa ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/10/27 22:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/10/27 00:00|
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