SPX FLOW, Inc. provides various engineered solutions worldwide.
Solid track record and good value.
Share Price & News
How has SPX FLOW's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: FLOW's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: FLOW matched the US Machinery industry which returned -24.4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: FLOW underperformed the US Market which returned -12.7% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is SPX FLOW's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
6 days ago | Simply Wall StA Sliding Share Price Has Us Looking At SPX FLOW, Inc.'s (NYSE:FLOW) P/E Ratio
1 week ago | Simply Wall StThose Who Purchased SPX FLOW (NYSE:FLOW) Shares Three Years Ago Have A 46% Loss To Show For It
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StWhat Is SPX FLOW's (NYSE:FLOW) P/E Ratio After Its Share Price Tanked?
Is SPX FLOW 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: FLOW ($24.93) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($38.38)
Significantly Below Fair Value: FLOW is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: FLOW is poor value based on its PE Ratio (19.4x) compared to the Machinery industry average (15x).
PE vs Market: FLOW is poor value based on its PE Ratio (19.4x) compared to the US market (13x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: FLOW is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.6x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: FLOW is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.2x) compared to the US Machinery industry average (1.5x).
How is SPX FLOW forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 6 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: FLOW's forecast earnings growth (33.9% per year) is above the savings rate (1.7%).
Earnings vs Market: FLOW's earnings (33.9% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (12.3% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: FLOW's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-0.06% per year).
High Growth Revenue: FLOW's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-0.06% per year).
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if FLOW's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has SPX FLOW performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: FLOW has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: FLOW's current net profit margins (3.6%) are higher than last year (0.6%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: FLOW has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 4.9% per year.
Accelerating Growth: FLOW's earnings growth over the past year (457.1%) exceeds its 5-year average (4.9% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: FLOW earnings growth over the past year (457.1%) exceeded the Machinery industry -2%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: FLOW's Return on Equity (6.5%) is considered low.
How is SPX FLOW's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: FLOW's short term assets ($1.3B) exceed its short term liabilities ($707.4M).
Long Term Liabilities: FLOW's short term assets ($1.3B) exceed its long term liabilities ($856.9M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: FLOW's debt to equity ratio (81.8%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: FLOW's debt to equity ratio has increased from 52% to 81.8% over the past 5 years.
Inventory Level: FLOW has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: FLOW's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 1.8x debt).
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: FLOW is profitable, therefore cash runway is not a concern.
Forecast Cash Runway: FLOW is profitable, therefore cash runway is not a concern.
What is SPX FLOW's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate FLOW's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate FLOW's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if FLOW's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if FLOW'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 FLOW'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
Marc Michael (56yo)
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
Compensation vs Market: Marc's total compensation ($USD4.87M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD3.18M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Marc's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|CFO, VP & Chief Accounting Officer||1.25yrs||US$613.01k||0.031% $334.6k|
|VP & Chief Human Resource Officer||4.67yrs||US$1.14m||0.081% $864.1k|
|President of the Food & Beverage and Industrial Segments||3.75yrs||US$1.28m||0.079% $839.7k|
|President of Industrial and Power & Energy||3.17yrs||US$1.21m||0.023% $246.4k|
|Chief Information Officer & VP of Global Business Services||no data||no data||0.090% $952.3k|
|Vice President of Investor Relations and Strategic Insights||no data||no data||no data|
|VP, Secretary & General Counsel||0.75yr||no data||0.0088% $93.3k|
|VP & Chief Strategy Officer||1.25yrs||no data||0.030% $322.8k|
|President of Global Manufacturing Operations||1.75yrs||no data||0.026% $271.2k|
Experienced Management: FLOW's management team is considered experienced (2.5 years average tenure).
|Lead Independent Director||4.5yrs||US$215.00k||0.075% $797.1k|
|Independent Director||4.5yrs||US$200.00k||0.041% $437.7k|
|Additional Independent Director||1.33yrs||US$64.20k||0.011% $121.6k|
|Independent Director||4.5yrs||US$211.67k||0.040% $423.3k|
|Non-Executive Chairman of the Board||2.83yrs||US$325.00k||0.062% $657.0k|
|Independent Director||5.17yrs||US$201.67k||0.037% $391.9k|
|Independent Director||2yrs||US$188.33k||0.015% $160.8k|
Experienced Board: FLOW's board of directors are considered experienced (4.3 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: FLOW 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.
SPX FLOW, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: SPX FLOW, Inc.
- Ticker: FLOW
- Exchange: NYSE
- Industry: Industrial Machinery
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: US$1.063b
- Shares outstanding: 42.64m
- Website: https://www.spxflow.com
Number of Employees
- SPX FLOW, Inc.
- 13320 Ballantyne Corporate Place
- North Carolina
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|FLOW||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Sep 2015|
|25X||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Sep 2015|
SPX FLOW, Inc. provides various engineered solutions worldwide. It operates in two segments: Food and Beverage, and Industrial. The Food and Beverage segment offers homogenizers, pumps, valves, separators, and heat exchangers, primarily under the, APV, Gerstenberg Schroeder, Seital and Waukesha Cherry-Burrell brands. The Industrial segment offers air dryers, filtration equipment, mixers, pumps, hydraulic technologies, and heat exchangers primarily under the Airpel, APV, Bolting Systems, Bran+Luebbe, Deltech, Hankison, Jemaco, Johnson Pump, LIGHTNIN, Power Team and Stone brands. This segment primarily serves customers in the chemical, air treatment, mining, pharmaceutical, marine, shipbuilding, infrastructure construction, general industrial, and water treatment industries. The company is headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/03/30 03:11|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/03/27 00:00|
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