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LEA

Lear NYSE:LEA Stock Report

Last Price

US$141.12

Market Cap

US$8.6b

7D

0.4%

1Y

-15.8%

Updated

03 Feb, 2023

Data

Company Financials +

LEA Stock Overview

Lear Corporation designs, develops, engineers, manufactures, assembles, and supplies automotive seating, and electrical distribution systems and related components for automotive original equipment manufacturers in North America, Europe, Africa, Asia, and South America.

LEA fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation1/6
Future Growth5/6
Past Performance0/6
Financial Health5/6
Dividends3/6

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Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Lear
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$141.12
52 Week HighUS$176.80
52 Week LowUS$114.67
Beta1.5
1 Month Change9.02%
3 Month Change3.37%
1 Year Change-15.81%
3 Year Change15.94%
5 Year Change-24.39%
Change since IPO401.76%

Recent News & Updates

Lear Q4 2022 Earnings Preview

Feb 01

Lear (NYSE:LEA) Takes On Some Risk With Its Use Of Debt

Jan 15
Lear (NYSE:LEA) Takes On Some Risk With Its Use Of Debt

The Returns On Capital At Lear (NYSE:LEA) Don't Inspire Confidence

Dec 19
The Returns On Capital At Lear (NYSE:LEA) Don't Inspire Confidence

Recent updates

Lear Q4 2022 Earnings Preview

Feb 01

Lear (NYSE:LEA) Takes On Some Risk With Its Use Of Debt

Jan 15
Lear (NYSE:LEA) Takes On Some Risk With Its Use Of Debt

The Returns On Capital At Lear (NYSE:LEA) Don't Inspire Confidence

Dec 19
The Returns On Capital At Lear (NYSE:LEA) Don't Inspire Confidence

Lear (NYSE:LEA) Is Due To Pay A Dividend Of $0.77

Nov 19
Lear (NYSE:LEA) Is Due To Pay A Dividend Of $0.77

Lear declares $0.77 dividend

Nov 15

Is Now The Time To Look At Buying Lear Corporation (NYSE:LEA)?

Nov 03
Is Now The Time To Look At Buying Lear Corporation (NYSE:LEA)?

Lear Q3 2022 Earnings Preview

Oct 31

Lear Corp.: GM Partnership And Earnings Outlook In The Limelight

Oct 18

Here's Why Lear (NYSE:LEA) Has A Meaningful Debt Burden

Sep 30
Here's Why Lear (NYSE:LEA) Has A Meaningful Debt Burden

Lear to supply electrification technologies for General Motors' Ultium battery platform

Sep 14

Investors Could Be Concerned With Lear's (NYSE:LEA) Returns On Capital

Aug 23
Investors Could Be Concerned With Lear's (NYSE:LEA) Returns On Capital

Should You Investigate Lear Corporation (NYSE:LEA) At US$151?

Aug 02
Should You Investigate Lear Corporation (NYSE:LEA) At US$151?

Lear Non-GAAP EPS of $1.79 beats by $0.35, revenue of $5.1B beats by $90M

Aug 02

Morgan Stanley lowers Lear's PT as it revises estimates across auto stocks

Jul 14

Lear - Fasten Your Seatbelts

May 20

There Are Reasons To Feel Uneasy About Lear's (NYSE:LEA) Returns On Capital

May 18
There Are Reasons To Feel Uneasy About Lear's (NYSE:LEA) Returns On Capital

Is It Too Late To Consider Buying Lear Corporation (NYSE:LEA)?

Apr 29
Is It Too Late To Consider Buying Lear Corporation (NYSE:LEA)?

Lear Corp. - What To Make From Its Cheap Valuation

Apr 12

Lear (NYSE:LEA) Seems To Use Debt Quite Sensibly

Mar 10
Lear (NYSE:LEA) Seems To Use Debt Quite Sensibly

Lear Corporation: Short-Term Pain, Long-Term Wealth

Feb 24

There Are Reasons To Feel Uneasy About Lear's (NYSE:LEA) Returns On Capital

Feb 08
There Are Reasons To Feel Uneasy About Lear's (NYSE:LEA) Returns On Capital

What Does Lear Corporation's (NYSE:LEA) Share Price Indicate?

Jan 26
What Does Lear Corporation's (NYSE:LEA) Share Price Indicate?

Lear Corporation (NYSE:LEA) Shares Could Be 45% Below Their Intrinsic Value Estimate

Dec 31
Lear Corporation (NYSE:LEA) Shares Could Be 45% Below Their Intrinsic Value Estimate

Lear (NYSE:LEA) Is Paying Out A Larger Dividend Than Last Year

Dec 05
Lear (NYSE:LEA) Is Paying Out A Larger Dividend Than Last Year

Lear (NYSE:LEA) Is Increasing Its Dividend To US$0.77

Nov 21
Lear (NYSE:LEA) Is Increasing Its Dividend To US$0.77

Is Lear (NYSE:LEA) Using Too Much Debt?

Nov 01
Is Lear (NYSE:LEA) Using Too Much Debt?

Investors Could Be Concerned With Lear's (NYSE:LEA) Returns On Capital

Oct 06
Investors Could Be Concerned With Lear's (NYSE:LEA) Returns On Capital

An Intrinsic Calculation For Lear Corporation (NYSE:LEA) Suggests It's 45% Undervalued

Sep 23
An Intrinsic Calculation For Lear Corporation (NYSE:LEA) Suggests It's 45% Undervalued

Lear Would Fly If It Weren't For The Chip Shortage

Aug 26

Lear (NYSE:LEA) Takes On Some Risk With Its Use Of Debt

Aug 02
Lear (NYSE:LEA) Takes On Some Risk With Its Use Of Debt

Lear (NYSE:LEA) Will Be Hoping To Turn Its Returns On Capital Around

Jul 06
Lear (NYSE:LEA) Will Be Hoping To Turn Its Returns On Capital Around

Lear Corporation's (NYSE:LEA) Intrinsic Value Is Potentially 41% Above Its Share Price

Jun 22
Lear Corporation's (NYSE:LEA) Intrinsic Value Is Potentially 41% Above Its Share Price

When Should You Buy Lear Corporation (NYSE:LEA)?

Jun 09
When Should You Buy Lear Corporation (NYSE:LEA)?

Lear Corporation 2021 Q1 - Results - Earnings Call Presentation

May 10

Lear Q1 2021 Earnings Preview

May 06

Lear (NYSE:LEA) Takes On Some Risk With Its Use Of Debt

May 03
Lear (NYSE:LEA) Takes On Some Risk With Its Use Of Debt

Lear (NYSE:LEA) Might Be Having Difficulty Using Its Capital Effectively

Mar 29
Lear (NYSE:LEA) Might Be Having Difficulty Using Its Capital Effectively

Executive VP & President of Seating Frank Orsini Just Sold A Bunch Of Shares In Lear Corporation (NYSE:LEA)

Mar 12
Executive VP & President of Seating Frank Orsini Just Sold A Bunch Of Shares In Lear Corporation (NYSE:LEA)

Should You Investigate Lear Corporation (NYSE:LEA) At US$166?

Mar 01
Should You Investigate Lear Corporation (NYSE:LEA) At US$166?

Does Lear's (NYSE:LEA) Statutory Profit Adequately Reflect Its Underlying Profit?

Feb 13
Does Lear's (NYSE:LEA) Statutory Profit Adequately Reflect Its Underlying Profit?

Shareholder Returns

LEAUS Auto ComponentsUS Market
7D0.4%8.6%2.9%
1Y-15.8%-8.3%-8.5%

Return vs Industry: LEA underperformed the US Auto Components industry which returned -8.3% over the past year.

Return vs Market: LEA underperformed the US Market which returned -8.5% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is LEA's price volatile compared to industry and market?
LEA volatility
LEA Average Weekly Movement5.0%
Auto Components Industry Average Movement6.8%
Market Average Movement6.8%
10% most volatile stocks in US Market17.6%
10% least volatile stocks in US Market2.8%

Stable Share Price: LEA is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.

Volatility Over Time: LEA's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
1917160,100Ray Scotthttps://www.lear.com

Lear Corporation designs, develops, engineers, manufactures, assembles, and supplies automotive seating, and electrical distribution systems and related components for automotive original equipment manufacturers in North America, Europe, Africa, Asia, and South America. Its Seating segment offers seat systems, seat subsystems, keyseat components, seat trim covers, seat mechanisms, seat foams, and headrests, as well as surface materials, such as leather and fabric for automobiles and light trucks, compact cars, pick-up trucks, and sport utility vehicles. The company’s E-Systems segment provides electrical distribution and connection systems that route electrical signals and networks; and manage electrical power within the vehicle for various powertrains.

Lear Corporation Fundamentals Summary

How do Lear's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
LEA fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$8.56b
Earnings (TTM)US$327.70m
Revenue (TTM)US$20.89b

25.5x

P/E Ratio

0.4x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
LEA income statement (TTM)
RevenueUS$20.89b
Cost of RevenueUS$19.48b
Gross ProfitUS$1.41b
Other ExpensesUS$1.08b
EarningsUS$327.70m

Last Reported Earnings

Dec 31, 2022

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)5.54
Gross Margin6.75%
Net Profit Margin1.57%
Debt/Equity Ratio54.1%

How did LEA perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Dividends

2.2%

Current Dividend Yield

56%

Payout Ratio