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Executive Summary

Mycronic AB (publ), together with its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures, and sells production equipment to the electronics industry.

Snowflake Analysis

Excellent balance sheet with moderate growth potential.

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Share Price & News

How has Mycronic's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?

Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: MYCR's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.

Market Performance

7 Day Return




SE Electronic


SE Market

1 Year Return




SE Electronic


SE Market

Return vs Industry: MYCR exceeded the Swedish Electronic industry which returned 19.9% over the past year.

Return vs Market: MYCR exceeded the Swedish Market which returned 7.7% over the past year.

Shareholder returns

7 Day-2.0%1.2%2.5%
30 Day0.6%2.6%1.1%
90 Day29.8%23.2%17.6%
1 Year49.2%47.5%21.1%20.9%9.1%7.5%
3 Year140.4%126.0%38.3%33.8%19.7%6.9%
5 Year262.3%211.9%84.0%70.8%38.4%11.0%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Mycronic's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?

Simply Wall St News


Is Mycronic 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: MYCR (SEK172.3) is trading above our estimate of fair value (SEK162.66)

Significantly Below Fair Value: MYCR is trading above our estimate of fair value.

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: MYCR is poor value based on its PE Ratio (29x) compared to the Electronic industry average (22.2x).

PE vs Market: MYCR is poor value based on its PE Ratio (29x) compared to the Swedish market (20.4x).

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: MYCR is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (2x)

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: MYCR is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (5.5x) compared to the SE Electronic industry average (3x).

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Future Growth

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


Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts

Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: MYCR's forecast earnings growth (14.3% per year) is above the savings rate (0.5%).

Earnings vs Market: MYCR's earnings (14.3% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the Swedish market (17.2% per year).

High Growth Earnings: MYCR's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.

Revenue vs Market: MYCR's revenue (6.8% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Swedish market (6.2% per year).

High Growth Revenue: MYCR's revenue (6.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.

Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts

Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: MYCR's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (21.5%)

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Past Performance

How has Mycronic performed over the past 5 years?


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: MYCR has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: MYCR's current net profit margins (14.8%) are lower than last year (23.3%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: MYCR's earnings have grown by 17.6% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: MYCR's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: MYCR had negative earnings growth (-39.6%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Electronic industry average (-6.6%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: MYCR's Return on Equity (19%) is considered low.

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Financial Health

How is Mycronic's financial position?

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: MYCR's short term assets (SEK3.1B) exceed its short term liabilities (SEK1.6B).

Long Term Liabilities: MYCR's short term assets (SEK3.1B) exceed its long term liabilities (SEK546.0M).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: MYCR's debt to equity ratio (1.5%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if MYCR's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: MYCR's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (1693.3%).

Interest Coverage: MYCR's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (373x coverage).

Balance Sheet

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What is Mycronic current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: MYCR's dividend (1.16%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Swedish market (1.61%).

High Dividend: MYCR's dividend (1.16%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Swedish market (5.07%).

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: MYCR has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.

Growing Dividend: MYCR has only been paying a dividend for 5 years, and since then payments have fallen.

Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (33.7%), MYCR's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.

Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: MYCR's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (39.2% payout ratio).

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  • Explore strong dividend paying companies in the Tech industry.


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


Average management tenure


Anders Lindqvist (53yo)





Mr. Anders Lindqvist has been President and Chief Executive Officer of Mycronic AB (publ) since May 16, 2019. Mr. Lindqvist's position was at Piab Group, where he served as Chief Executive Officer since 20 ...

CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Anders's total compensation ($USD926.12K) is about average for companies of similar size in the Swedish market ($USD923.26K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare Anders's compensation with company performance.

Leadership Team

Anders Lindqvist
President & CEO1.17yrskr8.52m0.012% SEK2.1m
Torbjörn Wingårdh
Chief Financial Officer3.58yrsno data0.027% SEK4.5m
Tobias Bulow
Director Investor Relationsno datano datano data
Sven Chetkovich
Acting Director of IR & Corporate Communicationsno datano datano data
Niklas Edling
SVP of Corporate Development & Deputy CEO0.25yrno data0.031% SEK5.1m
Anette Mullis
Senior Vice President of Human Resources1.92yrsno data0.00054% SEK91.1k
Charlott Samuelsson
Senior Vice President of Pattern Generators24.5yrsno data0.023% SEK3.8m
Lena Båvegård
Senior Vice President of Global Functions2.5yrsno data0.0020% SEK344.2k
Clemens Jargon
Acting Senior Vice President of Assembly Solutions High Flex0.33yrno datano data
Ivan Li
Senior Vice President of Assembly Solutions High Volume0.25yrno datano data


Average Tenure


Average Age

Experienced Management: MYCR's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.5 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.

Board Members

Anna Belfrage
Independent Director2.17yrskr375.00kno data
Patrik Tigerschiöld
Chairman of the Board8.5yrskr775.00k0.24% SEK40.5m
Katarina Bonde
Independent Director10.25yrskr325.00k0.0020% SEK344.2k
Arun Bansal
Director0.083yrno datano data
Johan Densjö
Employee Representative Director1.17yrsno datano data
Robert Larsson
Independent Director2.17yrskr315.00kno data
Jörgen Lundberg
Employee Representative Director1.17yrsno data0.00010% SEK16.9k
Staffan Dahlström
Independent Director1.17yrskr275.00k0.0031% SEK516.3k


Average Tenure


Average Age

Experienced Board: MYCR's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.7 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: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.

Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

Mycronic AB (publ)'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: Mycronic AB (publ)
  • Ticker: MYCR
  • Exchange: OM
  • Founded:
  • Industry: Electronic Equipment and Instruments
  • Sector: Tech
  • Market Cap: kr16.871b
  • Shares outstanding: 97.92m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • Mycronic AB (publ)
  • NytorpsvAegen 9
  • Box 3141
  • Täby
  • Stockholm County
  • 183 03
  • Sweden


TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
MYCROM (OMX Nordic Exchange Stockholm)YesOrdinary SharesSESEKMar 2000
0MQGLSE (London Stock Exchange)YesOrdinary SharesGBSEKMar 2000
MLTDB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesOrdinary SharesDEEURMar 2000
MYCRSBATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')YesOrdinary SharesGBSEKMar 2000


Mycronic AB (publ), together with its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures, and sells production equipment to the electronics industry. The company operates in two segments, Assembly Solutions and Pattern Generators. The Assembly Solutions segment provides surface mount technology (SMT) and inspection solutions for the electronics manufacturers; material handling and automated storage solutions; production equipment for the dispensing mounting adhesives and conformal coating of circuit boards; and assembling and testing of camera modules and die bonding systems for microelectronics and optoelectronics markets. This segment also offers software tools for the control of electronics production, including tools for job preparation and planning, control of material flows, data analysis, and traceability; and SIGMA Link, a process control software for the manufacture of circuit boards, linking solder paste inspection (SPI) and automated optical inspection (AOI) data in order to measure, control, and predict process variations. The Pattern Generators segment provides mask writers to produce advanced photomasks for displays used in the manufacture of mobile phones, tablets, TVs, and computers; and measuring machines that perform quality assurance of photomasks through accurate measurement of the written pattern’s positioning. The company also provides systems and system upgrade services; and spare parts and accessories. It serves augmented reality/virtual reality electronics, aerospace, aviation, defense, automotive, energy, medical, IT, and telecommunications industries; and manufacturers of photomasks. The company sells its products through agents and distributors in Sweden, other European countries, the United States, Asia, and internationally. The company was formerly known as Micronic Mydata AB (publ) and changed its name to Mycronic AB (publ) in June 2014. Mycronic AB (publ) is headquartered in Täby, Sweden. 

Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/07/08 20:54
End of Day Share Price2020/07/08 00:00
Annual Earnings2019/12/31

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.