Visteon Corporation engineers, designs, and manufactures automotive electronics and connected car solutions for vehicle manufacturers worldwide. More Details
High growth potential with adequate balance sheet.
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 is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.
Volatility Over Time: VC's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
US Auto Components
1 Year Return
US Auto Components
Return vs Industry: VC underperformed the US Auto Components industry which returned 50.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: VC underperformed the US Market which returned 33.6% over the past year.
Long-Term 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
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StIs Visteon (NASDAQ:VC) A Risky Investment?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StVisteon's (NASDAQ:VC) Robust Earnings Are Supported By Other Strong Factors
1 month ago | Simply Wall StVisteon's (NASDAQ:VC) Returns On Capital Not Reflecting Well On The Business
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 ($95.46) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($103.56)
Significantly Below Fair Value: VC is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: VC is poor value based on its PE Ratio (92.1x) compared to the US Auto Components industry average (17.3x).
PE vs Market: VC is poor value based on its PE Ratio (92.1x) compared to the US market (17.8x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: VC is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.3x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: VC is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (6.8x) compared to the US Auto Components industry average (2.3x).
How is Visteon forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 15 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: VC's forecast earnings growth (72.3% per year) is above the savings rate (2%).
Earnings vs Market: VC's earnings (72.3% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (14.8% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: VC's revenue (11% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (9.7% per year).
High Growth Revenue: VC's revenue (11% 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 (32.8%)
How has Visteon performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: VC has a large one-off loss of $39.0M impacting its June 30 2021 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: VC became profitable in the past.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: VC's earnings have declined by 29.8% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: VC has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: VC has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Auto Components industry (123.4%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: VC's Return on Equity (7.8%) is considered low.
How is Visteon's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: VC's short term assets ($1.2B) exceed its short term liabilities ($755.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: VC's short term assets ($1.2B) exceed its long term liabilities ($880.0M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: VC's debt to equity ratio (72.9%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: VC's debt to equity ratio has increased from 48.7% to 72.9% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: VC's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (51.3%).
Interest Coverage: VC's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (12x coverage).
What is Visteon current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Forecast Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate VC's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate VC's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if VC's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if VC's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of VC's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Sachin Lawande (54 yo)
Mr. Sachin S. Lawande is Independent Director at Cognex Corporation since January 1, 2021. He has been the Chief Executive Officer, President and Director of Visteon Corporation since June 29, 2015. Mr. La...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Sachin's total compensation ($USD8.26M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD5.28M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Sachin's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: VC's management team is considered experienced (2.7 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: VC's board of directors are considered experienced (7.8 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: VC insiders have only sold shares 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$2.671b
- Shares outstanding: 27.98m
- Website: https://www.visteon.com
Number of Employees
- Visteon Corporation
- One Village Center Drive
- Van Buren Township
- Van Buren
- United States
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Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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