DOW Stock Overview
Downer EDI Limited operates as an integrated services provider in Australia, New Zealand, the Asia-Pacific, South America, and Southern Africa.
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Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||AU$5.40|
|52 Week High||AU$6.87|
|52 Week Low||AU$4.93|
|1 Month Change||-8.48%|
|3 Month Change||-16.54%|
|1 Year Change||0.19%|
|3 Year Change||-25.82%|
|5 Year Change||-16.41%|
|Change since IPO||233.33%|
Recent News & Updates
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|DOW||AU Commercial Services||AU Market|
Return vs Industry: DOW matched the Australian Commercial Services industry which returned 0.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: DOW underperformed the Australian Market which returned 5.8% over the past year.
|DOW Average Weekly Movement||3.1%|
|Commercial Services Industry Average Movement||8.9%|
|Market Average Movement||8.6%|
|10% most volatile stocks in AU Market||15.4%|
|10% least volatile stocks in AU Market||3.7%|
Stable Share Price: DOW is less volatile than 75% of Australian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.
Volatility Over Time: DOW's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Downer EDI Limited operates as an integrated services provider in Australia, New Zealand, the Asia-Pacific, South America, and Southern Africa. Its Transport segment provides road network management; routine road maintenance; asset management systems; spray sealing; asphalt laying; and manufacture and supply of bitumen-based products and asphalt products. This segment also engages in the design and construction of light and heavy rail networks, signaling works, track and station works, and bridges; and provides rail safety technology, fleet maintenance, and overhaul services.
Downer EDI Fundamentals Summary
|DOW fundamental statistics|
Is DOW overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|DOW income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||AU$10.18b|
Last Reported Earnings
Jun 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
Feb 10, 2022
|Earnings per share (EPS)||0.26|
|Net Profit Margin||1.52%|
How did DOW perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
4.4%Current Dividend Yield
Is Downer EDI undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: DOW (A$5.4) is trading below our estimate of fair value (A$15.78)
Significantly Below Fair Value: DOW is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: DOW is poor value based on its PE Ratio (21x) compared to the Australian Commercial Services industry average (20.8x).
PE vs Market: DOW is poor value based on its PE Ratio (21x) compared to the Australian market (18.6x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: DOW is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.5x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: DOW is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.3x) compared to the AU Commercial Services industry average (2.3x).
How is Downer EDI forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 7 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: DOW's forecast earnings growth (14.4% per year) is above the savings rate (1.9%).
Earnings vs Market: DOW's earnings (14.4% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the Australian market (11.1% per year).
High Growth Earnings: DOW's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: DOW's revenue (2.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the Australian market (4.8% per year).
High Growth Revenue: DOW's revenue (2.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: DOW's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (10.6%).
How has Downer EDI performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: DOW has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: DOW became profitable in the past.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: DOW's earnings have declined by 26.5% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: DOW has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: DOW has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Commercial Services industry (10.5%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: DOW's Return on Equity (6.2%) is considered low.
How is Downer EDI's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: DOW's short term assets (A$3.4B) exceed its short term liabilities (A$3.3B).
Long Term Liabilities: DOW's short term assets (A$3.4B) exceed its long term liabilities (A$1.8B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: DOW's net debt to equity ratio (23.5%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: DOW's debt to equity ratio has increased from 29.9% to 51% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: DOW's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (47%).
Interest Coverage: DOW's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (2.9x coverage).
What is Downer EDI current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: DOW's dividend (4.44%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the Australian market (2.25%).
High Dividend: DOW's dividend (4.44%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the Australian market (5.52%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: DOW has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.
Growing Dividend: DOW's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 9 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: At its current payout ratio (82.8%), DOW's payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: DOW's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (62.1% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Grant Fenn (56 yo)
Mr. Grant Anthony Fenn, B Ec, CA has been the Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of Downer EDI Limited since July 30, 2010. Mr. Fenn has experience in operational management, strategic developme...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Grant's total compensation ($USD2.39M) is above average for companies of similar size in the Australian market ($USD1.73M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Grant's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: DOW's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.8 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
Experienced Board: DOW's board of directors are considered experienced (3.6 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Downer EDI Limited's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Downer EDI Limited
- Ticker: DOW
- Exchange: ASX
- Founded: 1989
- Industry: Diversified Support Services
- Sector: Commercial Services
- Implied Market Cap: AU$3.685b
- Shares outstanding: 682.47m
- Website: https://www.downergroup.com
Number of Employees
- Downer EDI Limited
- Triniti Business Campus
- Level 2
- New South Wales
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/01/22 07:02|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/01/21 00:00|
Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.