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VAT Group AG (VACN.S)

VACN.S on Swiss Exchange

98.70CHF
11:30am EDT
Change (% chg)

CHF2.80 (+2.92%)
Prev Close
CHF95.90
Open
CHF95.95
Day's High
CHF99.50
Day's Low
CHF95.30
Volume
289,898
Avg. Vol
225,674
52-wk High
CHF171.60
52-wk Low
CHF93.15

Revenue & Earnings Per Share

Consensus Estimates Analysis

  # of Estimates Mean High Low 1 Year Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Dec-18 1 179.00 179.00 179.00 --
Year Ending Dec-18 9 753.38 824.69 726.80 726.68
Year Ending Dec-19 9 794.78 914.22 745.00 765.77
Earnings (per share)
Year Ending Dec-18 9 5.39 5.77 5.07 5.10
Year Ending Dec-19 9 5.91 6.84 5.30 5.48
LT Growth Rate (%) 2 10.28 15.06 5.50 60.43
Sales and Profit Figures in Swiss Franc (CHF);

Valuation Ratios

  Company industry sector
P/E Ratio (TTM) 23.03 23.77 23.91
P/E High - Last 5 Yrs. -- 29.93 40.22
P/E Low - Last 5 Yrs. -- 15.75 15.22
Beta -- 1.14 1.01
Price to Sales (TTM) 4.28 3.44 2.21
Price to Book (MRQ) 6.16 2.77 2.64
Price to Tangible Book (MRQ) 293.70 6.40 6.83
Price to Cash Flow (TTM) 18.59 16.13 14.83
% Owned Institutions -- 0.00 0.00

Dividends

  Company industry sector
Dividend Yield 3.73 1.99 1.64
Dividend Yield - 5 Year Avg -- 1.61 1.52
Dividend 5 Year Growth Rate -- 19.29 9.05
Payout Ratio(TTM) 85.83 42.00 30.94

Growth Rates

  Company industry sector
Sales (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago 18.43 9.03 15.62
Sales (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago 25.68 18.26 24.19
Sales - 5 Yr. Growth Rate -- 7.87 10.38
EPS (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago 40.10 29.08 23.26
EPS (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago 31.67 -- --
EPS - 5 Yr. Growth Rate -- 15.07 14.59
Capital Spending - 5 Yr. Growth Rate -- 10.61 9.59

Financial Strength

  Company industry sector
Quick Ratio (MRQ) 0.81 3.41 1.89
Current Ratio (MRQ) 1.33 4.26 2.34
LT Debt to Equity (MRQ) 38.12 11.45 69.12
Total Debt to Equity (MRQ) 62.48 16.80 84.99
Interest Coverage (TTM) 8.20 20.08 76.18

Profitability Ratios

  Company industry sector
Gross Margin (TTM) 61.30 38.38 29.72
Gross Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. -- 36.48 28.69
EBITD Margin (TTM) 31.75 -- --
EBITD - 5 Yr. Avg -- 23.00 17.36
Operating Margin (TTM) 27.32 19.31 12.97
Operating Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. -- 19.16 12.58
Pre-Tax Margin (TTM) 21.68 20.70 12.64
Pre-Tax Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. -- 20.29 11.36
Net Profit Margin (TTM) 18.58 15.00 9.22
Net Profit Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. -- 14.22 7.93
Effective Tax Rate (TTM) 14.29 27.25 25.34
Effective Tax Rate - 5 Yr. Avg. -- 26.99 43.19

Efficiency

  Company industry sector
Revenue/Employee (TTM) 386,738 54,353,289 911,646,936
Net Income/Employee (TTM) 71,845 10,921,950 51,010,200
Receivable Turnover (TTM) 6.96 4.86 6.19
Inventory Turnover (TTM) 2.59 3.66 66.29
Asset Turnover (TTM) 0.76 0.71 0.71

Management Effectiveness

  Company industry sector
Return on Assets (TTM) 14.09 8.64 5.46
Return on Assets - 5 Yr. Avg. -- 7.61 4.72
Return on Investment (TTM) 18.63 10.68 7.81
Return on Investment - 5 Yr. Avg. -- 9.40 6.70
Return on Equity (TTM) 27.95 12.60 12.99
Return on Equity - 5 Yr. Avg. -- 11.05 11.17
  1 Year 3 Year 5 Year
Sales % 36.33 -- --
EPS (TTM) % 59.56 -- --
Dividend % 0.00 -- --
Note: Units in Millions of US Dollars

Performance for VAT Group AG

Period %
Actual
% vs.
S&P 500
Rank In
Industry
Industry
Rank
4 Week -7.26 -7.61 99 78
13 Week -14.16 -16.12 99 62
26 Week -31.04 -33.17 86 26
52 Week -19.63 -17.04 99 33
YTD -25.69 -22.23 99 17
Note:: Rank is a percentile that ranges from 0 to 99, with 99 = best.

Institutional Holders

% Shares Owned: 55.45%
# of Holders: 188
Total Shares Held: 16,633,580
3 Mo. Net Change: -313,111
# New Positions: 8
# Closed Positions: 10
# Increased Positions: 43
# Reduced Positions: 36
# Net Buyers: 7
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