Box, Inc. provides a cloud content management platform that enables organizations of various sizes to manage and share their content from anywhere on any device.
Mediocre balance sheet and slightly overvalued.
Share Price & News
How has Box's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: 3BX's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: 3BX exceeded the German Software industry which returned 4.4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: 3BX exceeded the German Market which returned 0.2% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Box's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
No news available
Is Box 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: 3BX (€18.74) is trading below our estimate of fair value (€24.27)
Significantly Below Fair Value: 3BX is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: 3BX is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Software industry average.
PE vs Market: 3BX is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the German market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 3BX's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: 3BX is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (77.7x) compared to the DE Software industry average (3.2x).
How is Box forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 11 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: 3BX is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Earnings vs Market: 3BX is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
High Growth Earnings: 3BX is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: 3BX's revenue (9.5% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the German market (5.9% per year).
High Growth Revenue: 3BX's revenue (9.5% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: 3BX's Return on Equity is forecast to be very high in 3 years time (87.6%).
How has Box performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: 3BX is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: 3BX is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: 3BX is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 9.1% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare 3BX's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: 3BX is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Software industry (30.6%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: 3BX has a negative Return on Equity (-325.77%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Box's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: 3BX's short term assets ($427.2M) do not cover its short term liabilities ($511.2M).
Long Term Liabilities: 3BX's short term assets ($427.2M) exceed its long term liabilities ($396.9M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: 3BX's debt to equity ratio (171.4%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: 3BX's debt to equity ratio has increased from 17.4% to 171.4% over the past 5 years.
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: Whilst unprofitable 3BX has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if it maintains its current positive free cash flow level.
Forecast Cash Runway: 3BX is unprofitable but has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years, due to free cash flow being positive and growing by 60.3% per year.
What is Box current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate 3BX's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate 3BX's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 3BX's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 3BX's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of 3BX's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the German market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Aaron Levie (35yo)
Mr. Aaron Levie co-founded Box, Inc. in 2005 and has been its Chief Executive Officer since April 2005. Mr. Levie is the visionary behind Box's product and platform strategy, which is focused on incorporat ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Aaron's total compensation ($USD232.72K) is below average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD2.58M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Aaron's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Chief Operating Officer||2.92yrs||US$2.08m||0.060% $1.7m|
|VP, Controller & Chief Accounting Officer||no data||no data||0.060% $1.7m|
|Chief Information Officer||5yrs||no data||no data|
|Director of Investor Relations||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior VP||2.17yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Marketing Officer||1.5yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief People Officer & Senior VP||0.50yr||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President and General Manager of Global Commercial & Online Sales Operations||4yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: 3BX's management team is considered experienced (2.9 years average tenure).
|Lead Independent Director||no data||US$234.52k||0.032% $933.1k|
|Independent Director||8.58yrs||US$248.46k||0.072% $2.1m|
|Independent Director||14yrs||US$228.46k||0.12% $3.6m|
|Member of Tech Advisory Board||no data||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||2.17yrs||US$222.41k||0.0020% $56.8k|
|Independent Director||1.08yrs||US$438.40k||no data|
|Independent Director||1.75yrs||US$38.00k||no data|
Experienced Board: 3BX's board of directors are considered experienced (7.6 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: 3BX insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 4.7%.
Box, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Box, Inc.
- Ticker: 3BX
- Exchange: DB
- Founded: 2005
- Industry: Application Software
- Sector: Software
- Market Cap: US$3.258b
- Listing Market Cap: US$2.898b
- Shares outstanding: 153.45m
- Website: https://www.box.com
Number of Employees
- Box, Inc.
- 900 Jefferson Avenue
- Redwood City
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|BOX||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||New Class A Common Stock||US||USD||Jan 2015|
|3BX||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||New Class A Common Stock||DE||EUR||Jan 2015|
|0HP1||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||New Class A Common Stock||GB||USD||Jan 2015|
Box, Inc. provides a cloud content management platform that enables organizations of various sizes to manage and share their content from anywhere on any device. The company’s Software-as-a-Service platform enables users to collaborate on content internally and with external parties, automate content-driven business processes, develop custom applications, and implement data protection, security, and compliance features to comply with legal and regulatory requirements, internal policies, and industry standards and regulations. It provides its solution in 24 languages. The company serves financial services, government, healthcare, education, and life sciences industries in the United States and internationally. The company was formerly known as Box.net, Inc. and changed its name to Box, Inc. in November 2011. Box, Inc. was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Redwood City, California.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/07/02 22:04|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/07/02 00:00|
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