Visteon Corporation engineers, designs, and manufactures cockpit electronics and connected car solutions for vehicle manufacturers worldwide. More Details
High growth potential and slightly overvalued.
Share Price & News
How has Visteon's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: VC has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
US Auto Components
1 Year Return
US Auto Components
Return vs Industry: VC underperformed the US Auto Components industry which returned -1.7% over the past year.
Return vs Market: VC underperformed the US Market which returned 12.6% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Visteon's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 month ago | Simply Wall StAre Insiders Buying Visteon Corporation (NASDAQ:VC) Stock?
2 months ago | Simply Wall StHere’s What’s Happening With Returns At Visteon (NASDAQ:VC)
5 months ago | Simply Wall StHow Does Visteon's (NASDAQ:VC) P/E Compare To Its Industry, After The Share Price Drop?
Is Visteon 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: VC ($73.85) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($191.53)
Significantly Below Fair Value: VC is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: VC is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US Auto Components industry average.
PE vs Market: VC is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate VC's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: VC is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (5.8x) compared to the US Auto Components industry average (1.8x).
How is Visteon forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 10 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: VC is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (2.2%).
Earnings vs Market: VC is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: VC's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: VC's revenue (16.7% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (9.7% per year).
High Growth Revenue: VC's revenue (16.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: VC's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (27%)
How has Visteon performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: VC is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: VC is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: VC is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 12% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare VC's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: VC is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Auto Components industry (-18.5%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: VC has a negative Return on Equity (-4.27%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Visteon's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: VC's short term assets ($1.4B) exceed its short term liabilities ($598.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: VC's short term assets ($1.4B) exceed its long term liabilities ($1.3B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: VC's debt to equity ratio (164.5%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: VC's debt to equity ratio has increased from 11.4% to 164.5% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: VC's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (14.2%).
Interest Coverage: VC is unprofitable, therefore interest payments are not well covered by earnings.
What is Visteon current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Forecast Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate VC's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate VC's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if VC's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if VC's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of VC's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Sachin Lawande (53 yo)
Mr. Sachin S. Lawande has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of Visteon Corporation since June 29, 2015. Mr. Lawande served as an Executive Vice President of Harman International Industries, In ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Sachin's total compensation ($USD8.01M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD4.58M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Sachin's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
|Senior VP & General Counsel||4.5yrs||US$1.12m||0.016% |
|Senior Vice President of Customer Business Groups & Marketing||no data||US$1.08m||0.031% |
|Senior VP & CFO||0.67yr||no data||no data|
|VP & Chief Accounting Officer||0.083yr||no data||no data|
|Chief Information Officer & VP||3.33yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior VP & Chief Human Resources Officer||2.67yrs||no data||0.0016% |
|Senior Vice President of Product Delivery||3.75yrs||US$1.83m||0.019% |
|Senior Director & Head of ADAS||3.67yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Global Quality & Procurement||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Manufacturing & Supply Chain||0.50yr||no data||0.0033% |
|Director of Corporate Contributions & Government Affairs and Secretary||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: VC's management team is considered experienced (3.3 years average tenure).
|Independent Non-Executive Chairman of the Board||8yrs||US$350.00k||0.026% |
|Independent Director||8.08yrs||US$220.00k||0.014% |
|Independent Director||5.67yrs||US$210.00k||0.0072% |
|Independent Director||9.92yrs||US$200.00k||no data|
|Independent Director||5.67yrs||US$200.00k||no data|
|Independent Director||8.25yrs||US$235.00k||0.043% |
|Independent Director||3.67yrs||US$200.00k||no data|
|Independent Director||3.92yrs||US$210.00k||0.0036% |
Experienced Board: VC's board of directors are considered experienced (5.7 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.
Visteon Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Visteon Corporation
- Ticker: VC
- Exchange: NasdaqGS
- Founded: 2000
- Industry: Auto Parts and Equipment
- Sector: Automobiles
- Market Cap: US$2.055b
- Shares outstanding: 27.83m
- Website: https://www.visteon.com
Number of Employees
- Visteon Corporation
- One Village Center Drive
- Van Buren Township
- Van Buren
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|VC||NasdaqGS (Nasdaq Global Select)||Yes||New Common Stock||US||USD||Sep 2010|
|VS51||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||New Common Stock||DE||EUR||Sep 2010|
Visteon Corporation engineers, designs, and manufactures cockpit electronics and connected car solutions for vehicle manufacturers worldwide. The company provides instrument clusters, including standard an ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/09/20 06:16|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/09/18 00:00|
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