Sunrun Inc. engages in the design, development, installation, sale, ownership, and maintenance of residential solar energy systems in the United States. More Details
Reasonable growth potential with acceptable track record.
Share Price & News
How has Sunrun's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: RUN is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 10% a week.
Volatility Over Time: RUN's weekly volatility (10%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: RUN exceeded the US Electrical industry which returned 31.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: RUN exceeded the US Market which returned 19% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Sunrun's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StAre Institutions Heavily Invested In Sunrun Inc.'s (NASDAQ:RUN) Shares?
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StHave Insiders Been Selling Sunrun Inc. (NASDAQ:RUN) Shares?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StSunrun (NASDAQ:RUN) Is Carrying A Fair Bit Of Debt
Is Sunrun 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: RUN ($63.79) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($67.34)
Significantly Below Fair Value: RUN is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: RUN is poor value based on its PE Ratio (915.4x) compared to the US Electrical industry average (29.5x).
PE vs Market: RUN is poor value based on its PE Ratio (915.4x) compared to the US market (19.5x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: RUN is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (16.1x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: RUN is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (7.9x) compared to the US Electrical industry average (4.5x).
How is Sunrun 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: RUN's forecast earnings growth (56.7% per year) is above the savings rate (2.2%).
Earnings vs Market: RUN's earnings (56.7% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (21.9% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: RUN's revenue (19.9% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (10.2% per year).
High Growth Revenue: RUN's revenue (19.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: RUN's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (12.2%).
How has Sunrun performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: RUN has a high level of non-cash earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: RUN's current net profit margins (1%) are higher than last year (1%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: RUN has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 4.4% per year.
Accelerating Growth: RUN's earnings growth over the past year (3.4%) is below its 5-year average (4.4% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: RUN earnings growth over the past year (3.4%) exceeded the Electrical industry -14.7%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: RUN's Return on Equity (-21.6%) is considered low.
How is Sunrun's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: RUN's short term assets ($645.7M) exceed its short term liabilities ($596.2M).
Long Term Liabilities: RUN's short term assets ($645.7M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($3.8B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: RUN's debt to equity ratio (136.3%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: RUN's debt to equity ratio has increased from 57.5% to 136.3% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: RUN's operating cash flow is negative, therefore debt is not well covered.
Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if RUN's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.
What is Sunrun current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate RUN's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate RUN's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if RUN's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if RUN's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of RUN's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Lynn Jurich (40 yo)
Ms. Lynn Michelle Jurich is a Co-Founder of SunRun Inc. and has been its Chief Executive Officer since February 4, 2014. Ms. Jurich served as Co-Chief Executive Officer of SunRun Inc. October 2012 to Marc...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Lynn's total compensation ($USD5.43M) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD10.98M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Lynn's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.
|Co-Founder & Executive Chairman of the Board||6.67yrs||US$4.03m||0.72% |
|Chief Operating Officer||2.92yrs||US$1.82m||0.042% |
|General Counsel & Corporate Secretary||2.5yrs||US$1.33m||0.010% |
|Chief Financial Officer||0.50yr||no data||no data|
|Chief Accounting Officer||1.25yrs||no data||0.0045% |
|Senior VP of Finance & Investor Relations||no data||no data||no data|
|Director of Communications||no data||no data||no data|
|Chief Human Resources Officer||1.83yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Policy Officer||4.17yrs||no data||no data|
|President of AEE Solar||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: RUN's management team is considered experienced (2.5 years average tenure).
|Co-Founder & Executive Chairman of the Board||6.67yrs||US$4.03m||0.72% |
|Independent Director||4.83yrs||US$226.24k||0.046% |
|Independent Director||2.75yrs||US$216.24k||0.014% |
|Independent Director||4.5yrs||US$214.99k||0.049% |
|Independent Director||2.75yrs||US$212.95k||0.014% |
|Lead Independent Director||no data||US$244.08k||0.28% |
|Director||0.083yr||no data||0.048% |
|Director||0.083yr||no data||0.0018% |
Experienced Board: RUN's board of directors are considered experienced (3.6 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: RUN insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been substantially diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 67.3%.
Sunrun Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Sunrun Inc.
- Ticker: RUN
- Exchange: NasdaqGS
- Founded: 2007
- Industry: Electrical Components and Equipment
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: US$12.600b
- Shares outstanding: 197.53m
- Website: https://www.sunrun.com
Number of Employees
- Sunrun Inc.
- 225 Bush Street
- Suite 1400
- San Francisco
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|RUN||NasdaqGS (Nasdaq Global Select)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Aug 2015|
|3S9||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Aug 2015|
|0A4S||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||GB||USD||Aug 2015|
Sunrun Inc. engages in the design, development, installation, sale, ownership, and maintenance of residential solar energy systems in the United States. It also sells solar energy systems and products, suc...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/11/24 00:48|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/11/23 00:00|
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