Autoliv, Inc., through its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures, and supplies automotive safety systems to the automotive industry in Europe, the Americas, China, Japan, and rest of Asia.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||US$92.27|
|52 Week High||US$74.53|
|52 Week Low||US$108.76|
|1 Month Change||6.57%|
|3 Month Change||-1.58%|
|1 Year Change||8.63%|
|3 Year Change||12.84%|
|5 Year Change||-4.21%|
|Change since IPO||160.83%|
Recent News & Updates
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|ALV||US Auto Components||US Market|
Return vs Industry: ALV underperformed the US Auto Components industry which returned 44.5% over the past year.
Return vs Market: ALV underperformed the US Market which returned 30.3% over the past year.
Stable Share Price: ALV is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.
Volatility Over Time: ALV's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Autoliv, Inc., through its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures, and supplies automotive safety systems to the automotive industry in Europe, the Americas, China, Japan, and rest of Asia. It offers passive safety systems, including modules and components for frontal-impact airbag protection systems, side-impact airbag protection systems, seatbelts, steering wheels, inflator technologies, and battery cable cutters, as well as protection systems for road users, such as pedestrians and cyclists. The company primarily serves car manufacturers.
Autoliv Fundamentals Summary
|ALV fundamental statistics|
Is ALV overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|ALV income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||US$7.07b|
Last Reported Earnings
Jun 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||6.26|
|Net Profit Margin||6.21%|
How did ALV perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
2.7%Current Dividend Yield
Is Autoliv 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: ALV ($92.27) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($129.21)
Significantly Below Fair Value: ALV is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: ALV is good value based on its PE Ratio (14.7x) compared to the US Auto Components industry average (18.4x).
PE vs Market: ALV is good value based on its PE Ratio (14.7x) compared to the US market (18.2x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: ALV is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.8x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: ALV is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3.1x) compared to the US Auto Components industry average (2.7x).
How is Autoliv forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 23 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: ALV's forecast earnings growth (19.6% per year) is above the savings rate (2%).
Earnings vs Market: ALV's earnings (19.6% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (14.9% per year).
High Growth Earnings: ALV's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: ALV's revenue (9.3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (9.9% per year).
High Growth Revenue: ALV's revenue (9.3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: ALV's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (22.1%)
How has Autoliv performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: ALV has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: ALV's current net profit margins (6.2%) are higher than last year (2%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ALV's earnings have declined by 17.8% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: ALV's earnings growth over the past year (288.6%) exceeds its 5-year average (-17.8% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: ALV earnings growth over the past year (288.6%) exceeded the Auto Components industry 133.9%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: ALV's Return on Equity (21%) is considered high.
How is Autoliv's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: ALV's short term assets ($3.8B) exceed its short term liabilities ($2.9B).
Long Term Liabilities: ALV's short term assets ($3.8B) exceed its long term liabilities ($2.2B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: ALV's debt to equity ratio (79.3%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: ALV's debt to equity ratio has increased from 39.3% to 79.3% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: ALV's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (51.6%).
Interest Coverage: ALV's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (13.1x coverage).
What is Autoliv current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: ALV's dividend (2.69%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.29%).
High Dividend: ALV's dividend (2.69%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.47%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: ALV's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: ALV's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (9.9%), ALV's dividend payments are thoroughly covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: ALV's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (25.3% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Mikael Bratt (54 yo)
Mr. Mikael Bratt has been President and Chief Executive Officer of Autoliv, Inc. since June 29, 2018 and its Director since September 20, 2018. Mr. Bratt was the President of Passive Safety at Autoliv, Inc...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Mikael's total compensation ($USD3.04M) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD6.35M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Mikael's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: ALV's management team is considered experienced (3 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: ALV'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: ALV 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.
Autoliv, Inc.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Autoliv, Inc.
- Ticker: ALV
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 1953
- Industry: Auto Parts and Equipment
- Sector: Automobiles
- Market Cap: US$8.072b
- Shares outstanding: 87.48m
- Website: https://www.autoliv.com
Number of Employees
- Autoliv, Inc.
- Klarabergsviadukten 70
- Section B7
- Stockholm County
- 111 64
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/10/23 22:06|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/10/22 00:00|
Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.