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Spirent Communications plc (SPT.L)

SPT.L on London Stock Exchange

141.80GBp
22 Jan 2019
Change (% chg)

-2.20 (-1.53%)
Prev Close
144.00
Open
144.80
Day's High
144.80
Day's Low
140.60
Volume
441,498
Avg. Vol
884,010
52-wk High
147.93
52-wk Low
93.00

Revenue & Earnings Per Share

Consensus Estimates Analysis

  # of Estimates Mean High Low 1 Year Ago
SALES (in millions)
Year Ending Dec-19 9 497.06 516.00 473.20 506.40
Earnings (per share)
Year Ending Dec-19 9 0.10 0.12 0.09 0.10
Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD);

Valuation Ratios

  Company industry sector
P/E Ratio (TTM) 25.67 12.45 9.66
P/E High - Last 5 Yrs. 47.13 55.57 21.86
P/E Low - Last 5 Yrs. 22.35 15.31 9.61
Beta 0.94 0.98 1.11
Price to Sales (TTM) 2.27 3.35 123.63
Price to Book (MRQ) 3.11 4.65 1.74
Price to Tangible Book (MRQ) 6.09 5.11 2.58
Price to Cash Flow (TTM) 16.33 28.12 12.46
% Owned Institutions -- 0.00 0.00

Dividends

  Company industry sector
Dividend Yield -- 1.83 2.90
Dividend Yield - 5 Year Avg 3.00 2.04 1.42
Dividend 5 Year Growth Rate 4.71 1.12 31.51
Payout Ratio(TTM) 139.40 21.27 21.38

Growth Rates

  Company industry sector
Sales (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago -2.06 4.66 7.68
Sales (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago -1.66 2.09 12.35
Sales - 5 Yr. Growth Rate -0.76 4.85 5.49
EPS (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago 28.06 -13.67 19.71
EPS (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago 223.76 -- --
EPS - 5 Yr. Growth Rate -13.07 7.10 16.52
Capital Spending - 5 Yr. Growth Rate -1.38 5.13 11.85

Financial Strength

  Company industry sector
Quick Ratio (MRQ) 1.82 1.71 1.87
Current Ratio (MRQ) 2.05 2.13 2.31
LT Debt to Equity (MRQ) 0.00 75.58 7.63
Total Debt to Equity (MRQ) 0.09 99.06 16.72
Interest Coverage (TTM) 14.87 27.24 10.74

Profitability Ratios

  Company industry sector
Gross Margin (TTM) 71.45 35.74 43.56
Gross Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 70.08 35.92 38.87
EBITD Margin (TTM) 16.50 -- --
EBITD - 5 Yr. Avg 15.23 -4.91 23.49
Operating Margin (TTM) 10.44 0.58 22.41
Operating Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 3.22 -11.03 14.45
Pre-Tax Margin (TTM) 11.01 -0.06 23.98
Pre-Tax Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 3.25 -11.67 15.67
Net Profit Margin (TTM) 8.90 -1.96 17.48
Net Profit Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 2.72 -13.83 11.83
Effective Tax Rate (TTM) 19.15 33.16 25.74
Effective Tax Rate - 5 Yr. Avg. 16.35 30.71 25.06

Efficiency

  Company industry sector
Revenue/Employee (TTM) 234,777 10,356,359 6,369,131
Net Income/Employee (TTM) 20,903 509,902 733,154
Receivable Turnover (TTM) 4.27 5.00 6.98
Inventory Turnover (TTM) 4.96 6.44 15.79
Asset Turnover (TTM) 0.94 0.77 0.81

Management Effectiveness

  Company industry sector
Return on Assets (TTM) 8.36 1.10 13.74
Return on Assets - 5 Yr. Avg. 2.11 4.25 10.36
Return on Investment (TTM) 11.06 1.88 16.43
Return on Investment - 5 Yr. Avg. 2.75 6.62 13.80
Return on Equity (TTM) 12.06 2.06 17.89
Return on Equity - 5 Yr. Avg. 2.96 10.00 14.60
  1 Year 3 Year 5 Year
Sales % -0.68 -0.18 -0.76
EPS (TTM) % 186.45 21.42 -13.07
Dividend % 7.05 2.46 4.71
Note: Units in Millions of US Dollars

Performance for Spirent Communications plc

Period %
Actual
% vs.
S&P 500
Rank In
Industry
Industry
Rank
4 Week 10.73 11.01 99 45
13 Week 9.24 19.16 99 57
26 Week 12.26 22.60 99 72
52 Week 31.21 38.41 99 67
YTD 31.21 44.06 99 74
Note:: Rank is a percentile that ranges from 0 to 99, with 99 = best.

Institutional Holders

% Shares Owned: 0.00%
# of Holders: 74
Total Shares Held: 653,398,632
3 Mo. Net Change: 43,599,083
# New Positions: 6
# Closed Positions: 2
# Increased Positions: 14
# Reduced Positions: 9
# Net Buyers: 5
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