Adient plc designs, manufactures, and markets a range of seating systems and components for passenger cars, commercial vehicles, and light trucks.
Fair value with moderate growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has Adient's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: ADNT's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
US Auto Components
1 Year Return
US Auto Components
Return vs Industry: ADNT exceeded the US Auto Components industry which returned -36.5% over the past year.
Return vs Market: ADNT underperformed the US Market which returned -11.5% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Adient's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StThe Executive VP & CFO of Adient plc (NYSE:ADNT), Jeffrey Stafeil, Just Bought 54% More Shares
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StHere's Why Adient (NYSE:ADNT) Is Weighed Down By Its Debt Load
1 month ago | Simply Wall StA Look At The Fair Value Of Adient plc (NYSE:ADNT)
Is Adient 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: ADNT ($9.17) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($26.01)
Significantly Below Fair Value: ADNT is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: ADNT is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Auto Components industry average.
PE vs Market: ADNT 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 ADNT's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: ADNT is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.5x) compared to the US Auto Components industry average (0.7x).
How is Adient 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: ADNT is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (1.7%).
Earnings vs Market: ADNT is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: ADNT's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: ADNT's revenue (1.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (7.3% per year).
High Growth Revenue: ADNT's revenue (1.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: ADNT's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (8.8%).
How has Adient performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: ADNT is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: ADNT is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ADNT is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of -25.7% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare ADNT's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: ADNT is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Auto Components industry (-4.2%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: ADNT has a negative Return on Equity (-26.44%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Adient's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: ADNT's short term assets ($3.8B) exceed its short term liabilities ($3.7B).
Long Term Liabilities: ADNT's short term assets ($3.8B) do not cover its long term liabilities ($4.6B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: ADNT's debt to equity ratio (176.9%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: ADNT's debt to equity ratio has increased from 2.3% to 176.9% over the past 5 years.
Inventory Level: ADNT has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: ADNT's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 1x debt).
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 ADNT has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if it maintains its current positive free cash flow level.
Forecast Cash Runway: ADNT is unprofitable but has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years, due to free cash flow being positive and growing by 18.9% per year.
What is Adient's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Forecast Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate ADNT's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate ADNT's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ADNT's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ADNT's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: ADNT is not paying a notable dividend for the US market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of ADNT'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
Doug Del Grosso (57yo)
Mr. Douglas G. Del Grosso, also known as Doug, serves as CEO, President & Director at Adient plc since October 1, 2018. Mr. Del Grosso had served as the Chief Executive Officer of Chassix Holdings, Inc. si ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Doug's total compensation ($USD14.50M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD3.12M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare Doug's compensation with company performance.
|Executive VP & CFO||3.92yrs||US$3.40m||0.018% $152.8k|
|VP, General Counsel & Secretary||3.42yrs||US$1.92m||0.036% $313.6k|
|Vice President||no data||US$1.36m||no data|
|VP & Chief Accounting Officer||0.42yr||no data||0.0089% $76.3k|
|Vice President of Investor Relations||no data||no data||no data|
|VP & CHRO||0.83yr||no data||no data|
|Chief Purchasing Officer & VP||1.17yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: ADNT's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.3 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
|Independent Director||3.42yrs||US$300.43k||0.027% $229.7k|
|Independent Director||3.42yrs||US$295.96k||0.026% $226.2k|
|Non-Executive Chairman of the Board||1.5yrs||US$492.32k||0.055% $471.2k|
|Independent Director||no data||US$290.40k||0.024% $206.9k|
|Independent Director||1yr||US$292.21k||0.023% $196.4k|
|Independent Director||3.42yrs||US$290.40k||0.027% $236.0k|
|Independent Director||3.42yrs||US$295.96k||0.030% $257.9k|
Experienced Board: ADNT's board of directors are considered experienced (3.4 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: ADNT 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.
Adient plc's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Adient plc
- Ticker: ADNT
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 2016
- Industry: Auto Parts and Equipment
- Sector: Automobiles
- Market Cap: US$860.086m
- Shares outstanding: 93.79m
- Website: https://www.adient.com
Number of Employees
- Adient plc
- 25-28 North Wall Quay
- Co. Dublin
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|ADNT||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||US||USD||Oct 2016|
|18I||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Oct 2016|
Adient plc designs, manufactures, and markets a range of seating systems and components for passenger cars, commercial vehicles, and light trucks. It offers seating systems, frames, mechanisms, foams, head restraints, armrests, trim covers, and fabrics. The company also produces instrument panels, floor consoles, door panels, overhead consoles, cockpit systems, decorative trims, and other automotive interior products. It operates in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Asia Pacific, and China. Adient plc was incorporated in 2016 and is based in Dublin, Ireland.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/03/29 05:08|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/03/27 00:00|
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