Barratt Developments plc engages in the housebuilding and commercial development businesses in Great Britain. More Details
Flawless balance sheet and undervalued.
Share Price & News
How has Barratt Developments's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: BDEV is less volatile than 75% of UK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.
Volatility Over Time: BDEV's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
GB Consumer Durables
1 Year Return
GB Consumer Durables
Return vs Industry: BDEV exceeded the UK Consumer Durables industry which returned 35.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: BDEV exceeded the UK Market which returned 25.9% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Barratt Developments's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StShareholders Of Barratt Developments (LON:BDEV) Must Be Happy With Their 129% Total Return
1 month ago | Simply Wall StCapital Allocation Trends At Barratt Developments (LON:BDEV) Aren't Ideal
1 month ago | Simply Wall StWhy Barratt Developments plc (LON:BDEV) Could Be Worth Watching
Is Barratt Developments 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: BDEV (£7.07) is trading below our estimate of fair value (£20.36)
Significantly Below Fair Value: BDEV is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: BDEV is good value based on its PE Ratio (17.7x) compared to the UK Consumer Durables industry average (24.4x).
PE vs Market: BDEV is good value based on its PE Ratio (17.7x) compared to the UK market (23.6x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: BDEV is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.8x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: BDEV is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.4x) compared to the GB Consumer Durables industry average (1.5x).
How is Barratt Developments forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 19 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: BDEV's forecast earnings growth (9.9% per year) is above the savings rate (0.9%).
Earnings vs Market: BDEV's earnings (9.9% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the UK market (27.7% per year).
High Growth Earnings: BDEV's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: BDEV's revenue (6.1% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the UK market (-149.2% per year).
High Growth Revenue: BDEV's revenue (6.1% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: BDEV's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (13%).
How has Barratt Developments performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: BDEV has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: BDEV's current net profit margins (11.1%) are lower than last year (15.3%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: BDEV's earnings have declined by 0.5% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: BDEV's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: BDEV had negative earnings growth (-45.9%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Consumer Durables industry average (-45.1%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: BDEV's Return on Equity (7.8%) is considered low.
How is Barratt Developments's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: BDEV's short term assets (£5.9B) exceed its short term liabilities (£1.3B).
Long Term Liabilities: BDEV's short term assets (£5.9B) exceed its long term liabilities (£508.8M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: BDEV's debt to equity ratio (3.9%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: BDEV's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 5.1% to 3.9% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: BDEV's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (330.1%).
Interest Coverage: BDEV's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (19.5x coverage).
What is Barratt Developments's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: BDEV's dividend (2.12%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (1.32%).
High Dividend: BDEV's dividend (2.12%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (3.91%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: BDEV has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.
Growing Dividend: BDEV's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 8 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (18.8%), BDEV's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: BDEV's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be covered by earnings (59.2% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
David Thomas (58 yo)
Mr. David Fraser Thomas has been Group Chief Executive Officer of Barratt Developments plc since July 1, 2015 and serves as Chief Financial Officer since July 1, 2021. Mr. Thomas served as a Group Finance ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: David's total compensation ($USD1.70M) is below average for companies of similar size in the UK market ($USD3.63M).
Compensation vs Earnings: David's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: BDEV's management team is seasoned and experienced (11.3 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: BDEV's board of directors are considered experienced (5.2 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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Barratt Developments plc's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Barratt Developments plc
- Ticker: BDEV
- Exchange: LSE
- Founded: 1958
- Industry: Homebuilding
- Sector: Consumer Durables
- Market Cap: UK£7.238b
- Shares outstanding: 1.02b
- Website: https://www.barrattdevelopments.co.uk
Number of Employees
- Barratt Developments plc
- Barratt House
- Cartwright Way
- LE67 1UF
- United Kingdom
Barratt Developments plc engages in the housebuilding and commercial development businesses in Great Britain. It acquires and develops land; plans, designs, and constructs homes, apartments, penthouses, an...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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