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Gapwaves OM:GAPW B Stock Report

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16 May, 2022


Company Financials
GAPW B fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth0/6
Past Performance0/6
Financial Health6/6

GAPW B Stock Overview

Gapwaves AB (publ) provides waveguide and antenna products.

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Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Gapwaves
Historical stock prices
Current Share Pricekr27.30
52 Week Highkr74.90
52 Week Lowkr24.00
1 Month Change-23.21%
3 Month Change-38.79%
1 Year Change-51.77%
3 Year Change36.77%
5 Year Change95.00%
Change since IPO259.21%

Recent News & Updates

Shareholder Returns

GAPW BSE CommunicationsSE Market

Return vs Industry: GAPW B underperformed the Swedish Communications industry which returned -27.8% over the past year.

Return vs Market: GAPW B underperformed the Swedish Market which returned -15.8% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is GAPW B's price volatile compared to industry and market?
GAPW B volatility
GAPW B Average Weekly Movement8.5%
Communications Industry Average Movement7.4%
Market Average Movement8.0%
10% most volatile stocks in SE Market12.9%
10% least volatile stocks in SE Market5.1%

Stable Share Price: GAPW B is not significantly more volatile than the rest of Swedish stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 8% a week.

Volatility Over Time: GAPW B's weekly volatility (8%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

201126Lars-Inge Sjoqvist

Gapwaves AB (publ) provides waveguide and antenna products. It offers radar antennas, 5G phased arrays, flat panel antennas, flange adapters, and waveguide filters. The company was incorporated in 2011 and is headquartered in Gothenburg, Sweden.

Gapwaves Fundamentals Summary

How do Gapwaves's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
GAPW B fundamental statistics
Market Capkr838.42m
Earnings (TTM)-kr32.26m
Revenue (TTM)kr41.37m


P/S Ratio


P/E Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
GAPW B income statement (TTM)
Cost of Revenuekr39.23m
Gross Profitkr2.14m
Other Expenseskr34.40m

Last Reported Earnings

Mar 31, 2022

Next Earnings Date

Aug 25, 2022

Earnings per share (EPS)-1.05
Gross Margin5.17%
Net Profit Margin-77.99%
Debt/Equity Ratio0.7%

How did GAPW B perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison


Is Gapwaves undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score


Valuation Score 0/6

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • PE vs Industry

  • PE vs Market

  • PEG Ratio

  • PB vs Industry


Price to Book (PB) ratio

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate GAPW B's fair value for valuation analysis.

Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate GAPW B's fair value for valuation analysis.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: GAPW B is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Swedish Communications industry average.

PE vs Market: GAPW B 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 GAPW B's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: GAPW B is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3.8x) compared to the SE Communications industry average (2.4x).

Future Growth

How is Gapwaves forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

Future Growth Score


Future Growth Score 0/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


Forecasted Tech 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 Gapwaves 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.

Past Performance

How has Gapwaves performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 0/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: GAPW B is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: GAPW B is currently unprofitable.

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: GAPW B is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 2.3% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare GAPW B's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: GAPW B is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Communications industry (75.4%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: GAPW B has a negative Return on Equity (-14.78%), as it is currently unprofitable.

Financial Health

How is Gapwaves's financial position?

Financial Health Score


Financial Health Score 6/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Stable Cash Runway

  • Forecast Cash Runway

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: GAPW B's short term assets (SEK215.7M) exceed its short term liabilities (SEK20.2M).

Long Term Liabilities: GAPW B's short term assets (SEK215.7M) exceed its long term liabilities (SEK813.0K).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: GAPW B has more cash than its total debt.

Reducing Debt: GAPW B's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 20.8% to 0.7% over the past 5 years.

Balance Sheet

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: GAPW B has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years based on its current free cash flow.

Forecast Cash Runway: GAPW B has sufficient cash runway for 2.8 years if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of 15.2% each year.


What is Gapwaves's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score


Dividend Score 0/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Future Dividend Coverage

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate GAPW B's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate GAPW B'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 GAPW B's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if GAPW B's dividend payments have been increasing.

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as GAPW B has not reported any payouts.

Next Steps


How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?


Average board tenure


Lars-Inge Sjoqvist (63 yo)



Mr. Lars-Inge Sjöqvist serves as Chief Executive Officer of Gapwaves AB (publ) since 2014 and was its Director since 2014 until April 2019. Mr. Sjöqvist served as the Chief Executive Officer of Semcon AB....

Board Members

Experienced Board: GAPW B's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.3 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.


Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?

Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: GAPW B insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.

Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 11.2%.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

Gapwaves AB (publ)'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Gapwaves AB (publ)
  • Ticker: GAPW B
  • Exchange: OM
  • Founded: 2011
  • Industry: Communications Equipment
  • Sector: Tech
  • Implied Market Cap: kr838.418m
  • Shares outstanding: 30.71m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • Gapwaves AB (publ)
  • Nellickevagen 22
  • Gothenburg
  • Västra Götaland County
  • 412 63
  • Sweden


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/05/16 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/05/16 00:00
Annual Earnings2021/12/31

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.