OTCPK:LDGY.Y

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Executive Summary

Landis+Gyr Group AG provides metering solutions for electricity, heat/cold, and gas utilities worldwide.

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Fundamentals

Excellent balance sheet with proven track record.


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Share Price & News

How has Landis+Gyr Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events


Market Performance


7 Day Return

0%

LDGY.Y

4.0%

US Electronic

1.8%

US Market


1 Year Return

n/a

LDGY.Y

13.3%

US Electronic

7.3%

US Market

Return vs Industry: Insufficient data to determine how LDGY.Y performed against the US Electronic industry.

Return vs Market: Insufficient data to determine how LDGY.Y performed against the US Market.


Shareholder returns

LDGY.YIndustryMarket
7 Day0%4.0%1.8%
30 Day0%1.1%-0.7%
90 Day0%4.2%0.06%
1 Yearn/a14.4%13.3%9.7%7.3%
3 Yearn/a54.7%50.4%46.3%36.9%
5 Yearn/a88.7%79.6%64.5%46.5%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Landis+Gyr Group's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


Simply Wall St News

No news available

Valuation

Is Landis+Gyr Group undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

4.6%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Undervalued: LDGY.Y ($21) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($22.01)

Significantly Undervalued: LDGY.Y is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: LDGY.Y is poor value based on its PE Ratio (22.2x) compared to the Electronic industry average (19.2x).

PE vs Market: LDGY.Y is poor value based on its PE Ratio (22.2x) compared to the US market (17.7x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

Low PEG Ratio: LDGY.Y is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (3x)


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: LDGY.Y is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.5x) compared to the US Electronic industry average (2x).


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Future Growth

How is Landis+Gyr Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 6 analysts?

7.5%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: LDGY.Y's forecast earnings growth (7.5% per year) is above the savings rate (2.7%).

Earnings vs Market: LDGY.Y's earnings (7.5% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (14.6% per year).

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

Revenue vs Market: LDGY.Y's revenue (4.1% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (7.3% per year).

High Growth Revenue: LDGY.Y's revenue (4.1% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

High Future ROE: LDGY.Y's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (8.9%).


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Past Performance

How has Landis+Gyr Group performed over the past 5 years?

62.7%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: LDGY.Y's earnings have grown significantly by 62.7% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: LDGY.Y's earnings growth over the past year (163.6%) exceeds its 5-year average (62.7% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: LDGY.Y earnings growth over the past year (163.6%) exceeded the Electronic industry 58.6%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: LDGY.Y's Return on Equity (6.7%) is considered low.


Return on Assets

ROA vs Industry: LDGY.Y's Return on Assets is below or equal to the Electronic industry average last year.


Return on Capital Employed

ROCE Improving: LDGY.Y has significantly improved its Return on Capital Employed over the past 3 years.


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Financial Health

How is Landis+Gyr Group's financial position?


In this section we usually analyse Landis+Gyr Group's finance health to determine how well-positioned it is against times of financial distress, in particular, its ability to manage its cash and debt levels. Landis+Gyr Group has not provided adequate balance sheet data, its financial health cannot be properly assessed as it.

This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by Simply Wall St do have financial information.


Next Steps

  • Check out Landis+Gyr Group's track record over time to understand how much the company has returned to shareholders and its earnings growth rate in the past.
  • Investors tend to look at the financial health of a company this size in order to assess the sustainability of its current operations. While we do not consider unaudited financials to be a reliable enough to include in our analysis, you can access them on the OTC Markets Website.
  • Financial health is measured at one point in time, so the latest financial report is the best representation of the company’s current financial status. Check when Landis+Gyr Group's financial data was last updated here.
  • Explore more healthy companies in the Tech industry.

Dividend

What is Landis+Gyr Group's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

3.35%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

company3.4%marketbottom25%1.5%markettop25%3.7%industryaverage1.5%forecastin3Years3.9%

Current dividend yield vs market & industry


Stability and Growth of Payments

Notable Dividend: LDGY.Y's dividend (3.35%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.45%).

High Dividend: LDGY.Y's dividend (3.35%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.72%).

Stable Dividend: Too early to tell whether LDGY.Y's dividend payments have been stable as they only just started paying a dividend.

Growing Dividend: Too early to tell if LDGY.Y's dividend payments are increasing as they only just started paying a dividend.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: At its current payout ratio (76.3%), LDGY.Y's payments are covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: LDGY.Y's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (64.9% payout ratio).


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Management

What is the CEO of Landis+Gyr Group's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

9.0yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Richard Mora (54yo)

2.4yrs

Tenure

0

Mr. Richard Mora has served as Chief Executive Officer of Landis+Gyr Holdings since April 2017. He served as a Member of board of Directors of Enphase Energy, Inc. since February 2014. He served as Chief O ...


Management Age and Tenure

9.0yrs

Average Tenure

56yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: LDGY.Y's management team is seasoned and experienced (9 years average tenure).


Board Age and Tenure

2.2yrs

Average Tenure

56.5yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: LDGY.Y's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.2 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.


Insider Trading

Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Ownership Breakdown


Management Team

  • Andreas Umbach (56yo)

    Executive Chairman

    • Tenure: 2.4yrs
  • Dieter Hecht

    Chief Procurement Officer & Executive VP

    • Tenure: 16.2yrs
  • Richard Mora (54yo)

    Chief Executive Officer

    • Tenure: 2.4yrs
  • Stan March (60yo)

    Senior Vice President of Corporate Communications

    • Tenure: 11yrs
  • Jonathan Elmer

    CFO & Executive VP

    • Tenure: 7.1yrs
  • John Harris

    Head of Governmental Affairs & Public Relations and Vice President

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Christian Waelti

    Head of Investor Relations

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Adriana Paun

    Senior Vice President of Global Human Resource

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Charlie Pelissier

    Group General Counsel

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Jyoti Thombre

    Executive VP & CTO

    • Tenure: 0yrs

Board Members

  • Andreas Umbach (56yo)

    Executive Chairman

    • Tenure: 2.4yrs
  • Andreas Spreiter (51yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 2.2yrs
  • Christina Stercken (61yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 2.2yrs
  • Søren Sørensen (54yo)

    Representative Director

    • Tenure: 0.3yrs
  • Pierre-Alain Graf (57yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 2.2yrs
  • Dave Geary

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 2.2yrs
  • Eric Elzvik (59yo)

    Lead Independent Director

    • Tenure: 2.2yrs
  • Peter Mainz

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 1.3yrs

Company Information

Landis+Gyr Group AG's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Landis+Gyr Group AG
  • Ticker: LDGY.Y
  • Exchange: OTCPK
  • Founded: 1896
  • Industry: Electronic Equipment and Instruments
  • Sector: Tech
  • Market Cap: CHF2.679b
  • Listing Market Cap: CHF2.694b
  • Shares outstanding: 29.31m
  • Website: https://www.landisgyr.eu

Number of Employees


Location

  • Landis+Gyr Group AG
  • Theilerstrasse 1
  • PO Box 260
  • Zug
  • Zug
  • 6302
  • Switzerland

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
0RTLLSE (London Stock Exchange)YesRegistered Ordinary SharesGBCHFJul 2017
LANDSWX (SIX Swiss Exchange)YesRegistered Ordinary SharesCHCHFJul 2017
4LGDB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesRegistered Ordinary SharesDEEURJul 2017
LGYR.FOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesRegistered Ordinary SharesUSUSDJul 2017
LDGY.YOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)UNSPONSRED ADSUSUSDApr 2018

Biography

Landis+Gyr Group AG provides metering solutions for electricity, heat/cold, and gas utilities worldwide. The company offers digital and prepayment electricity, commercial/industrial and grid, smart gas, he ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2019/09/19 01:12
End of Day Share Price2019/06/21 00:00
Earnings2019/03/31
Annual Earnings2019/03/31


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.