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Osram Licht is a light manufacturering group based in Germany. Co.'s portfolio covers the entire value chain from components - including lamps, electronic control gear and opto semiconductors such as light-emitting diodes (LED) - as well as luminaires, light management systems and lighting solutions. Co. is also a supplier of automotive lamps and LED for vehicles. In addition, Co. maintains market activities in the field of electronic control gear (ECG) for lamps. Co.'s operations are organized along four business segments: Lamps & Components; Luminaires & Solutions; Specialty Lighting; and Opto Semiconductors.
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The independent financial analyst theScreener just changed two ratings for the qualification of OSRAM LICHT AG (DE), active in the Electrical Components & Equipment industry. Its market behaviour has improved and can now be considered as moderately risky; its fundamental valuation receives an improved star rating and now shows 3 out of 4 stars. theScreener considers that these elements slightly improve the general evaluation, which passes therefore to Neutral. As of the analysis date July 2, 2019, the closing price was EUR 28.86 and its expected value was estimated at EUR 28.02.
Item 2: We recommend to oppose the dividend proposal. The dividend is not covered by free cashflow for a third consecutive year and we consider a dividend payment inappropriate at this time. Items 3a-3c: We recommend to oppose the discharge of the Management Board members due to two profit warnings in financial year 2017/2018 which raise fundamental concerns over the reliability of the Management Board's forecasting ability and its communication to stakeholders.
Summary OSRAM Licht AG - Strategy, SWOT and Corporate Finance Report, is a source of comprehensive company data and information. The report covers the company's structure, operation, SWOT analysis, product and service offerings and corporate actions, providing a 360˚ view of the company. Key Findings - Detailed information on OSRAM Licht AG required for business and competitor intelligence needs - A study of the major internal and external factors affecting OSRAM Licht AG in the form of a SWOT analysis - An in-depth view of the business model of OSRAM Licht AG including a breakdown and examin...
On 9 May 2019, the Company issued convertible bonds for a total principal amount of EUR 150 million. The sole agenda item relates to the proposed approval and ratification, in accordance with Article 556 of the Belgian Companies Code, of conditions of the convertible bonds in case of a change of control. These are standard provisions and they are in line with the market practice. Hence, we see no reason for shareholder concern and recommend to approve.
General: Hella is a leading automotive supplier with over 125 locations in some 35 countries. In financial year 2018/2019, the Company generated sales of EUR 7.0bn with around 39,000 employees. Hella specialises in innovative lighting systems and vehicle electronics in its segments Automotive and Aftermarket. Furthermore, in its Special Applications segment, Hella develops, manufactures and sells lighting and electronic products for specialist vehicles. As of 31 May 2019, a total of 60.00% of the Company's shares were covered by a pool agreement of family shareholders. A total of 62 members o...
In general, NN Group is in compliance with the Dutch regulations relating to the organisation and procedures of the Extraordinary General Meeting. On August 12, 2019, the Company announced that Mr. Lard Friese stepped down as CEO of the Company to become the new CEO of Dutch competitor Aegon. ECGS notes that the sole agenda item of this EGM (ITEM 2) concerns the intended appointment of Mr. David Knibbe as CEO and member of the executive board of NN Group. According to Dutch law and the Company's Articles of Association, shareholders are NOT entitled to vote on such agenda item; it is a discus...
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