NYSE:FLOW

Stock Analysis Report

Executive Summary

SPX FLOW, Inc. provides various engineered solutions worldwide.

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Fundamentals

Mediocre balance sheet with questionable track record.


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Share Price & News

How has SPX FLOW's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-6.6%

NYSE:FLOW

-1.0%

US Machinery

-0.02%

US Market


1 Year Return

-25.4%

NYSE:FLOW

-5.4%

US Machinery

1.6%

US Market

FLOW underperformed the Machinery industry which returned -4.3% over the past year.

FLOW underperformed the Market in United States of America which returned 1.9% over the past year.


Share holder returns

FLOWIndustryMarket
7 Day-6.6%-1.0%-0.02%
30 Day20.5%7.1%2.7%
90 Day0.3%-1.0%1.4%
1 Year-25.4%-25.4%-3.4%-5.4%3.8%1.6%
3 Year31.2%31.2%49.2%39.5%45.2%35.8%
5 Yearn/a55.3%36.1%61.8%44.1%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is SPX FLOW's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is SPX FLOW undervalued based on future cash flows and its price relative to the stock market?

5%

Discount to future cash flow value


Intrinsic Value Based on Future Cash Flows

SPX FLOW's share price is below the future cash flow value, but not at a moderate discount (< 20%).

SPX FLOW's share price is below the future cash flow value, but not at a substantial discount (< 40%).


Price Based on Earnings

SPX FLOW is overvalued based on earnings compared to the US Machinery industry average.

SPX FLOW is overvalued based on earnings compared to the United States of America market.


Price Based on Expected Growth

SPX FLOW is poor value based on expected growth next year.


Price Based on Value of Assets

SPX FLOW is good value based on assets compared to the US Machinery industry average.


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Future Growth

How is SPX FLOW expected to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 8 analysts?

15.7%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Estimates


Future Annual Growth Analysis

SPX FLOW's revenue is expected to decrease over the next 1-3 years, this is not considered high growth.

SPX FLOW's earnings are expected to grow by 15.7% yearly, however this is not considered high growth (20% yearly).

SPX FLOW's revenues are expected to decrease over the next 1-3 years, this is below the United States of America market average.

SPX FLOW's earnings growth is expected to exceed the United States of America market average.

SPX FLOW's earnings growth is expected to exceed the low risk savings rate of 2.7%.


Earnings per Share Growth Estimates


Future Return on Equity

SPX FLOW is not expected to efficiently use shareholders’ funds in the future (Return on Equity less than 20%).


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Past Performance

How has SPX FLOW performed over the past 5 years?

0.8%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

SPX FLOW's year on year earnings growth rate has been positive over the past 5 years.

SPX FLOW's 1-year earnings growth is negative, it can't be compared to the 5-year average.

SPX FLOW's 1-year earnings growth is negative, it can't be compared to the US Machinery industry average.


Return on Equity

SPX FLOW has not efficiently used shareholders’ funds last year (Return on Equity less than 20%).


Return on Assets

SPX FLOW used its assets less efficiently than the US Machinery industry average last year based on Return on Assets.


Return on Capital Employed

SPX FLOW has significantly improved its use of capital last year versus 3 years ago (Return on Capital Employed).


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Financial Health

How is SPX FLOW's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

SPX FLOW is able to meet its short term (1 year) commitments with its holdings of cash and other short term assets.

SPX FLOW's cash and other short term assets cover its long term commitments.


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

SPX FLOW's level of debt (70.4%) compared to net worth is high (greater than 40%).

The level of debt compared to net worth has increased over the past 5 years (47.7% vs 70.4% today).

Debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (17.9%, less than 20% of total debt).

Interest payments on debt are well covered by earnings (EBIT is 4.5x coverage).


Balance Sheet

High level of physical assets or inventory.

Debt is covered by short term assets, assets are 1.9x debt.


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Dividend

What is SPX FLOW's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield and Payments Analysis

Unable to evaluate SPX FLOW's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers as the company has not reported any payouts.

Unable to evaluate SPX FLOW's dividend against the top 25% market benchmark as the company has not reported any payouts.

Unable to perform a dividend volatility check as SPX FLOW has not reported any payouts.

Unable to verify if SPX FLOW's dividend has been increasing as the company has not reported any payouts.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as SPX FLOW has not reported any payouts.


Future Payout to Shareholders

No need to calculate the sustainability of SPX FLOW's dividends in 3 years as they are not expected to pay a notable one for United States of America.


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Management

What is the CEO of SPX FLOW's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

2.7yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Marc Michael (56yo)

3.7yrs

Tenure

US$4,871,048

Compensation

Mr. Marcus G. Michael, also known as Marc, has been the Chief Executive Officer, President and Director at SPX FLOW, Inc. since January 1, 2016 and previously served as its President of Food & Beverage fro ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Marc's remuneration is about average for companies of similar size in United States of America.

Marc's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year, both up more than 20%.


Management Age and Tenure

2.7yrs

Average Tenure

44yo

Average Age

The tenure for the SPX FLOW management team is about average.


Board Age and Tenure

3.8yrs

Average Tenure

58.5yo

Average Age

The tenure for the SPX FLOW board of directors is about average.


Insider Trading

No 3 month open market individual insider trading information.


Ownership Breakdown


Management Team

  • Belinda Hyde (48yo)

    VP & Chief Human Resource Officer

    • Tenure: 4.2yrs
    • Compensation: US$1.14m
  • Marc Michael (56yo)

    President

    • Tenure: 3.7yrs
    • Compensation: US$4.87m
  • Kevin Eamigh (48yo)

    Chief Information Officer & VP of Global Business Services

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Ryan Taylor (43yo)

    VP & Chief Strategy Officer

    • Tenure: 0.8yrs
  • Jaime Easley (41yo)

    CFO, VP & Chief Accounting Officer

    • Tenure: 0.8yrs
    • Compensation: US$613.01k
  • Dwight Audley Gibson (44yo)

    President of the Food & Beverage Segment

    • Tenure: 3.3yrs
    • Compensation: US$1.28m
  • José Larios (44yo)

    President of Industrial and Power & Energy

    • Tenure: 2.7yrs
    • Compensation: US$1.21m
  • Peter Ryan

    VP, Secretary & General Counsel

    • Tenure: 0.3yrs

Board Members

  • Emerson Fullwood (71yo)

    Lead Independent Director

    • Tenure: 4yrs
    • Compensation: US$215.00k
  • Dave Singer (63yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 4yrs
    • Compensation: US$200.00k
  • Suzanne Rowland (57yo)

    Additional Independent Director

    • Tenure: 0.8yrs
    • Compensation: US$64.20k
  • Patrick Campbell (66yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 4yrs
    • Compensation: US$211.67k
  • Bob Hull (54yo)

    Non-Executive Chairman of the Board

    • Tenure: 2.3yrs
    • Compensation: US$325.00k
  • Anne Altman (60yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 4.7yrs
    • Compensation: US$201.67k
  • Majdi Abulaban (56yo)

    Director

    • Tenure: 1.5yrs
    • Compensation: US$188.33k
  • Marc Michael (56yo)

    President

    • Tenure: 3.7yrs
    • Compensation: US$4.87m

Company Information

SPX FLOW, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: SPX FLOW, Inc.
  • Ticker: FLOW
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Founded: 2015
  • Industry: Industrial Machinery
  • Sector: Capital Goods
  • Market Cap: US$1.693b
  • Shares outstanding: 42.56m
  • Website: https://www.spxflow.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • SPX FLOW, Inc.
  • 13320 Ballantyne Corporate Place
  • Charlotte
  • North Carolina
  • 28277
  • United States

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
FLOWNYSE (New York Stock Exchange)YesCommon StockUSUSDSep 2015
25XDB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesCommon StockDEEURSep 2015

Biography

SPX FLOW, Inc. provides various engineered solutions worldwide. It operates in three segments: Food and Beverage, Power and Energy, and Industrial. The Food and Beverage segment offers mixing, drying, evap ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2019/09/19 00:48
End of Day Share Price2019/09/18 00:00
Earnings2019/06/29
Annual Earnings2018/12/31


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.