Nordson Corporation

NasdaqGS:NDSN Stock Report

Market Cap: US$15.1b

Nordson Valuation

Is NDSN undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score

0/6

Valuation Score 0/6

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Peers

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Industry

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio

  • Analyst Forecast

Share Price vs Fair Value

What is the Fair Price of NDSN when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.

Below Fair Value: NDSN ($264.65) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($243.95)

Significantly Below Fair Value: NDSN is trading above our estimate of fair value.


Key Valuation Metric

Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for NDSN?

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

NDSN key valuation metrics and ratios. From Price to Earnings, Price to Sales and Price to Book to Price to Earnings Growth Ratio, Enterprise Value and EBITDA.
Key Statistics
Enterprise Value/Revenue6.3x
Enterprise Value/EBITDA20.5x
PEG Ratio3.4x

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers

How does NDSN's PE Ratio compare to its peers?

The above table shows the PE ratio for NDSN vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyForward PEEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average24x
SNA Snap-on
15.1x1.6%US$15.3b
GGG Graco
29.8x7.6%US$15.1b
PNR Pentair
21.6x9.3%US$13.5b
IEX IDEX
29.5x9.5%US$17.6b
NDSN Nordson
30.7x9.1%US$15.1b

Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: NDSN is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (30.7x) compared to the peer average (24x).


Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does NDSN's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the US Machinery Industry?

0 CompaniesPrice / EarningsEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Industry Avg.n/a10.6%
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No. of CompaniesPE048121620

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Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: NDSN is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (30.7x) compared to the US Machinery industry average (23.4x).


Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is NDSN's PE Ratio compared to its Fair PE Ratio? This is the expected PE Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.

NDSN PE Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PE Ratio30.7x
Fair PE Ratio22.4x

Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: NDSN is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (30.7x) compared to the estimated Fair Price-To-Earnings Ratio (22.4x).


Analyst Price Targets

What is the analyst 12-month forecast and do we have any statistical confidence in the consensus price target?

The above table shows the analyst NDSN forecast and predictions for the stock price in 12 month’s time.
DateShare PriceAverage 1Y Price TargetDispersionHighLow1Y Actual priceAnalysts
CurrentUS$264.65
US$284.71
+7.6%
10.5%US$328.00US$240.00n/a7
Apr ’25US$271.69
US$283.85
+4.5%
10.4%US$328.00US$240.00n/a7
Mar ’25US$266.09
US$287.75
+8.1%
10.2%US$328.00US$240.00n/a8
Feb ’25US$257.36
US$270.88
+5.3%
7.4%US$300.00US$238.00n/a9
Jan ’25US$264.16
US$270.88
+2.5%
7.4%US$300.00US$238.00n/a9
Dec ’24US$238.80
US$259.44
+8.6%
7.9%US$290.00US$225.00n/a9
Nov ’24US$211.52
US$259.44
+22.7%
7.9%US$290.00US$225.00n/a9
Oct ’24US$223.17
US$255.71
+14.6%
8.5%US$290.00US$225.00n/a7
Sep ’24US$245.51
US$258.57
+5.3%
8.0%US$290.00US$225.00n/a7
Aug ’24US$250.66
US$256.14
+2.2%
7.7%US$290.00US$225.00n/a7
Jul ’24US$248.18
US$253.29
+2.1%
6.2%US$270.00US$225.00n/a7
Jun ’24US$221.77
US$251.14
+13.2%
5.7%US$270.00US$225.00n/a7
May ’24US$217.53
US$249.43
+14.7%
6.0%US$270.00US$225.00n/a7
Apr ’24US$222.26
US$249.43
+12.2%
6.0%US$270.00US$225.00US$271.697
Mar ’24US$219.46
US$253.00
+15.3%
4.4%US$270.00US$235.00US$266.097
Feb ’24US$246.01
US$259.71
+5.6%
5.1%US$280.00US$239.00US$257.367
Jan ’24US$237.72
US$264.75
+11.4%
6.9%US$300.00US$239.00US$264.168
Dec ’23US$240.01
US$264.63
+10.3%
6.9%US$300.00US$238.00US$238.808
Nov ’23US$225.75
US$264.63
+17.2%
6.9%US$300.00US$238.00US$211.528
Oct ’23US$212.27
US$271.13
+27.7%
8.7%US$310.00US$238.00US$223.178
Sep ’23US$226.18
US$271.13
+19.9%
8.7%US$310.00US$238.00US$245.518
Aug ’23US$230.50
US$261.50
+13.4%
10.3%US$310.00US$232.00US$250.668
Jul ’23US$202.64
US$262.88
+29.7%
9.8%US$310.00US$235.00US$248.188
Jun ’23US$215.35
US$265.38
+23.2%
9.5%US$310.00US$235.00US$221.778
May ’23US$215.69
US$277.75
+28.8%
9.9%US$315.00US$231.00US$217.538
Apr ’23US$227.93
US$277.75
+21.9%
9.9%US$315.00US$231.00US$222.268

Analyst Forecast: Target price is less than 20% higher than the current share price.


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