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    Key messages for Investors

    • Compelling growth prospects due to the internationalisation of the pump business and volume growth with lightweight composite brake discs
    • Product portfolio covers all powertrain concepts (including electric vehicles)
    • Development excellence supports future growth
    • Sustainably high profitability and stable cash flow
    • Very sound financial base opens up potential for acquisitions and associated growth
    • Experienced management team

    Business model addresses global megatrends

    Key information - SHW share


    ISIN: DE000A1JBPV9

    Trading symbol: SW1

    Common Code: 063759236

    Type of shares: Ordinary bearer shares with no par value (no-par value shares)

    Number of shares: 6,436,209

    Bloomberg Code: SW1@GR

    Reuters Code: SW1.DE

    Stock Exchange: Frankfurt Stock Exchange

    Market Segment: Regulated Market (General Standard)


    Based on the economic and industry environment and considering the potential risks and opportunities for the full year 2018, the Management Board of SHW AG anticipates Group sales in the fiscal year 2018 to lie in a range between € 450 million to € 470 million.

    Of this total, the Pumps and Engine Components business segment is forecast to generate sales of between roughly € 345 million and € 360 million and the Brake Discs business segment sales of between € 105 million and € 110 million, with the share of high-quality composite brake discs continuing to increase in 2018.

    SHW continues to forecast an EBITDA margin in a range of between 11 and 12 per cent (previous year 10.3 per cent) for the fiscal year 2018. This forecast is based on the sales and earnings contributed by the facilities outside of Europe and a higher share of sales and earnings contributed by the Brake Discs business segment.


    InstituteAnalystRecommendationTarget priceDate
    Bankhaus LampeChristoph SchlienkampHold35 Euro01 Jan 2018
    CommerzbankYasmin SteilenHold35 Euro26 Oct 2017
    Kepler CheuvreuxMichael RaabReduce30 Euro30 Jan 2018
    LBBWStefan MaichlBuy41 Euro01 Feb 2018

    Shareholder structure

    The shareholder structure of SHW AG - as defined by Deutsche Börse AG - is dominated by the anchor shareholder, SHW Beteiligungs GmbH who currently holds 49,38 per cent of the share capital.

    In addition to ARN International Holding GmbH (China), SHW shares are held by numerous other institutional investors.