Barry Callebaut AG

Barry Callebaut is a cocoa and chocolate company, engaged in serving the food industry, from food manufacturers to professional users of chocolate such as chocolatiers, pastry chefs or bakers and products for vending machines. Co. offers a range of chocolate and other cocoabased products with numerous recipes. Co. also provides a comprehensive range of services in the fields of product development, processing, training and marketing. Co. is fully vertically integrated along the entire value chain: from sourcing of raw materials to finished products on the shelf. Co.'s operations are organized in three business units: Cocoa, Food Manufacturers, Gourmet & Specialties Products.
  • TickerBARN
  • ISINCH0009002962
  • ExchangeSix Swiss Exchange
  • SectorFood Producers
  • CountrySwitzerland

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1 director sold

A director at Barry Callebaut Ag sold 334 shares at 2,020.000CHF and the significance rating of the trade was 98/100. Is that information sufficient for you to make an investment decision? This report gives details of those trades and adds context and analysis to them such that you can judge whether these trading decisions are ones worth following. Included in the report is a detailed share price chart which plots discretionary trades by all the company's directors over the last two years clearly showing Close periods where trading activity is restricted under listing rules. The names of b...

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Morningstar | BARN Reports Strong 3Q Sales With Asia-Pacific Continuing to Surprise on the Upside

No-moat Barry Callebaut reported nine-month results, with sales volume growth at 5.0%,versus 3.8% in our model, and revenue up 5.7% in CHF (8.2% in local currencies) versus 2.2% in our model. Management confirmed midterm guidance of 4%-6% volume growth and EBIT above volume growth in local currencies. We increase our fair value estimate for Barry Callebaut to CHF 1,590 from CHF 1,500 after updating our model to account for better-than-expected third-quarter results. Shares are trading in the two-star territory. Sales volume growth in Europe was up 5.3% versus 2.6% in our model, outperforming ...

Ioannis Pontikis

Morningstar | BARN Reports Strong 3Q Sales With Asia-Pacific Continuing to Surprise on the Upside

Barry Callebaut's position in its industry is significant, considering that it sources one fourth of all cocoa beans produced worldwide and has a 37% share of the outsourced chocolate market. However, we believe economic returns could prove fleeting because we do not think the firm has secured a durable competitive advantage.Barry Callebaut supplies a basic and unbranded raw material to clients, separately from its gourmet business. The latter accounts for 12% of volume and carries a far higher margin than basic ingredients. Sensitivity to volatile raw material prices is limited by pass-throug...

Ioannis Pontikis

BARN Reports Strong 3Q Sales With Asia-Pacific Continuing to Surprise on the Upside

No-moat Barry Callebaut reported nine-month results, with sales volume growth at 5.0%,versus 3.8% in our model, and revenue up 5.7% in CHF (8.2% in local currencies) versus 2.2% in our model. Management confirmed midterm guidance of 4%-6% volume growth and EBIT above volume growth in local currencies. We increase our fair value estimate for Barry Callebaut to CHF 1,590 from CHF 1,500 after updating our model to account for better-than-expected third-quarter results. Shares are trading in the two...

Barry Callebaut AG - February 2019 (LTM): Peer Snapshot

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Barry Callebaut AG - February 2019 (LTM): Peer Snapshot

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Barry Callebaut AG - August 2018 (LTM): Peer Snapshot

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Barry Callebaut AG: Update following rating upgrade to Baa3

Our credit view of Barry, reflecting its strengthening position as its improving performance and solid free cash flow generation compensate for potential volatility in its working capital.

Barry Callebaut AG: Key Facts and Statistics - FYE August 2017

A summary company profile, detailing Barry Callebaut AG’s business operations and financial highlights.

Barry Callebaut AG: Update to credit strengths and challenges

CORPORATES CREDIT OPINION 19 December 2017 Update RATINGS Barry Callebaut AG Domicile Switzerland Long Term Rating Ba1 Type LT Corporate Family Ratings Outlook Stable Please see the  ratings section  at the end of this report for more information. The ratings and outlook shown reflect information as of the publication date. Contacts Ernesto Bisagno +44.20.7772.5403

Ioannis Pontikis

Morningstar | BARN Reports Strong 3Q Sales With Asia-Pacific Continuing to Surprise on the Upside

No-moat Barry Callebaut reported nine-month results, with sales volume growth at 5.0%,versus 3.8% in our model, and revenue up 5.7% in CHF (8.2% in local currencies) versus 2.2% in our model. Management confirmed midterm guidance of 4%-6% volume growth and EBIT above volume growth in local currencies. We increase our fair value estimate for Barry Callebaut to CHF 1,590 from CHF 1,500 after updating our model to account for better-than-expected third-quarter results. Shares are trading in the two-star territory. Sales volume growth in Europe was up 5.3% versus 2.6% in our model, outperforming ...

Ioannis Pontikis

Morningstar | BARN Reports Strong 3Q Sales With Asia-Pacific Continuing to Surprise on the Upside

Barry Callebaut's position in its industry is significant, considering that it sources one fourth of all cocoa beans produced worldwide and has a 37% share of the outsourced chocolate market. However, we believe economic returns could prove fleeting because we do not think the firm has secured a durable competitive advantage.Barry Callebaut supplies a basic and unbranded raw material to clients, separately from its gourmet business. The latter accounts for 12% of volume and carries a far higher margin than basic ingredients. Sensitivity to volatile raw material prices is limited by pass-throug...

Ioannis Pontikis

BARN Reports Strong 3Q Sales With Asia-Pacific Continuing to Surprise on the Upside

No-moat Barry Callebaut reported nine-month results, with sales volume growth at 5.0%,versus 3.8% in our model, and revenue up 5.7% in CHF (8.2% in local currencies) versus 2.2% in our model. Management confirmed midterm guidance of 4%-6% volume growth and EBIT above volume growth in local currencies. We increase our fair value estimate for Barry Callebaut to CHF 1,590 from CHF 1,500 after updating our model to account for better-than-expected third-quarter results. Shares are trading in the two...

Ioannis Pontikis

Morningstar | BARN Reports Half-Year Results, With Better than Expected Cocoa Profitability; Shares Rich

Non-moat Barry Callebaut reported half-year 2019 results, with sales volume growth at 2.4%, in line with our half-year estimates, and revenue up 3.5% in CHF (6% in local currencies) or 3.5% ahead of our estimates (flat). Operating profit was 2.7% higher than our forecasts, at CHF 301.4 million (up 8.9%), a function of higher EBIT/tonne (CHF 288 versus CHF 280.3 in our model) and volume growth. At the time of writing, shares traded at CHF 1,925, about 28% higher than our CHF 1,500 fair value estimate, which, in turn, given the slightly better EBIT number, we anticipate increasing by a mid-singl...

Ioannis Pontikis

BARN Reports Half-Year Results, With Better than Expected Cocoa Profitability; Shares Rich

Non-moat Barry Callebaut reported half-year 2019 results, with sales volume growth at 2.4%, in line with our half-year estimates, and revenue up 3.5% in CHF (6% in local currencies) or 3.5% ahead of our estimates (flat). Operating profit was 2.7% higher than our forecasts, at CHF 301.4 million (up 8.9%), a function of higher EBIT/tonne (CHF 288 versus CHF 280.3 in our model) and volume growth. At the time of writing, shares traded at CHF 1,925, about 28% higher than our CHF 1,500 fair value esti...

1 director sold

A director at Barry Callebaut Ag sold 334 shares at 2,020.000CHF and the significance rating of the trade was 98/100. Is that information sufficient for you to make an investment decision? This report gives details of those trades and adds context and analysis to them such that you can judge whether these trading decisions are ones worth following. Included in the report is a detailed share price chart which plots discretionary trades by all the company's directors over the last two years clearly showing Close periods where trading activity is restricted under listing rules. The names of b...

BARRY CALLEBAUT AG reduced its risk exposure resulting in an upgrade to Slightly Positive

BARRY CALLEBAUT AG (CH), a company active in the Food Products industry, reduced its market risk and raised its general evaluation. The independent financial analyst theScreener awarded an improved star rating to the company, which now shows 3 out of 4 possible stars; its market behaviour has improved and can be considered as defensive. theScreener believes that this new assessment merits an overall rating upgrade to Slightly Positive. As of the analysis date November 6, 2018, the closing price was CHF 1,982.00 and its potential was estimated at CHF 2,081.10.

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Barry Callebaut – Proxinvest Corporate Governance Rating ® : C

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Barry Callebaut - 2018, December 12th

ITEM 3.2 - Advisory vote on the remuneration report. The remuneration report is not in line with Ethos' guidelines. Ethos recommends to OPPOSE. ITEM 7.1 - Binding prospective vote on the total remuneration of the board of directors. The remuneration is significantly higher than that of the peer group. Ethos recommends to OPPOSE. ITEM 7.2 - Binding prospective vote on the fixed remuneration of the executive management. The fixed remuneration of the CEO is significantly higher than that of the peer group. Ethos recommends to OPPOSE. ITEM 7.3 - Binding vote on the total variable remuneration ...

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