Information on Comet Group stock and bond

Bond

Key share data

ISIN CH1101096563
Security number            110 109 656
Ticker symbol COT21
Bond amount CHF 60'000'000
Coupon 1.30%
Interest payment annually on 20 April, for the first time on 20 April 2022
Run-time 5 years, until 20 April 2026
Stock exchange SIX Swiss Exchange
Clause Change of control, pari passu, negative pledge (with exceptions), cross default

Registered shareholdings

At December 31, 2023, Comet Holding AG had 8,134 voting shareholders of record (i.e., voting shareholders registered in the share register; prior year: 7,053). Of the total issued registered stock, 100% (prior year: 100%) represented free float. Comet Holding AG held 2,000 shares of treasury stock at December 31, 2023 (prior year: nil). 

The structure of share ownership size classes among the shareholders of record at December 31, 2023 was as follows:

 

Number of shares owned

 

Number of shareholders

1 to 1,000   7,717
1,001 to 10,000     359
10,001 to 50,000   47
50,001 to 100,000   7
More than 100,000   4

Significant shareholdings

Ownership interests in companies domiciled in Switzerland whose shares are listed at least partly in Switzerland must be notified both to the issuer company and to the SIX Swiss Exchange when the holder’s voting rights reach, exceed or fall below certain thresholds. These notification thresholds, as a percentage of voting rights, are 3%, 5%, 10%, 15%, 20%, 25%, 33 1/3%, 50% and 66 2/3%.

Since December 1, 2008, all such notifications of shareholdings are made directly via the SIX Swiss Exchange platform. The following link provides access to the announcements of COMET HOLDING AG on the SIX platform.

Key share data

ISIN CH0360826991
Security number 36082699
Ticker symbol COTN
Industry Manufacturing systems, engineering
Currency CHF
Share class Registered shares
Shareholders' equity (Dec 31, 2023) 296.1 million CHF
Number of shares (Dec 31, 2023) 7 773 966
Market capitalization (Dec 31, 2023) 2.1 billion CHF
Stock exchange SIX Swiss Exchange, Zurich
Accounting standards IFRS
End of fiscal year December 31
Headquarters Flamatt
Country Switzerland

Equity Research Analysts

The Comet Group is covered by several research houses. The judgments, estimates and expectations expressed by analysts may not necessarily match the views held by the Comet Group’s management

Michael Inauen

Zürcher Kantonalbank

Michael Foeth

Bank Vontobel AG

Jürgen Wagner

Stifel Europe Bank AG

Robin Seydoux

Research Partners

Sebastian Vogel

UBS

Didier Scemama

Bank of America

Doron Lande

Kepler Cheuvreux

Summary - Analyst Consensus

Earnings Estimates as of May 14, 2024. Please note the disclaimer.

Consensus

FY 2024

Mean

Median

Revenue

461.9

467.4

EBITDA

77.6

79.3

- margin

16.8%

16.7%

Net income

43.0

44.2

 

 

 

FY 2025

Mean

Median

Revenue

583.7

580.0

EBITDA

135.8

135.5

- margin

23.2%

23.1%

Net income

87.0

85.8

 

 

 

FY 2026

Mean

Median

Revenue

692.7

670.5

EBITDA

175.4

174.3

- margin

25.3%

25.2%

Net income

117.4

115.4

 

Consensus estimates compiled by COMET. Average estimate of 7 analysts.