Graham Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and supplies vacuum and heat transfer equipment for the chemical, defense, petrochemical, petroleum refining, electric power generation, and other industries worldwide.
Flawless balance sheet with reasonable growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has Graham's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: GHM's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: GHM underperformed the US Machinery industry which returned 11.4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: GHM underperformed the US Market which returned 20.1% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Graham's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StJeffrey Glajch Is The VP of Finance & Administration of Graham Corporation (NYSE:GHM) And They Just Spent US$74k On Shares
1 week ago | Simply Wall StWhy It Might Not Make Sense To Buy Graham Corporation (NYSE:GHM) For Its Upcoming Dividend
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StEstimating The Fair Value Of Graham Corporation (NYSE:GHM)
Is Graham 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: GHM ($18.88) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($22.53)
Significantly Below Fair Value: GHM is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: GHM is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Machinery industry average.
PE vs Market: GHM is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate GHM's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: GHM is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.9x) compared to the US Machinery industry average (2.2x).
How is Graham forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 3 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: GHM is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (1.7%).
Earnings vs Market: GHM is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: GHM's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: GHM's revenue (10.1% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (7.6% per year).
High Growth Revenue: GHM's revenue (10.1% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: GHM's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (10.2%).
How has Graham performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: GHM is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: GHM is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: GHM is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of -56.8% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare GHM's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: GHM is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Machinery industry (2.1%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: GHM has a negative Return on Equity (-3.32%), as it is currently unprofitable.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is Graham's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: GHM's short term assets ($124.5M) exceed its short term liabilities ($46.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: GHM's short term assets ($124.5M) exceed its long term liabilities ($2.8M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: GHM is debt free.
Reducing Debt: GHM has not had any debt for past 5 years.
Inventory Level: GHM has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: Insufficient data to determine if GHM's debt is covered by short term assets.
Cash Runway Analysis
For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.
Stable Cash Runway: GHM has been profitable on average in the past, therefore cash runway is not a concern.
Forecast Cash Runway: GHM has been profitable on average in the past, therefore cash runway is not a concern.
What is Graham's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Notable Dividend: GHM's dividend (2.33%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.44%).
High Dividend: GHM's dividend (2.33%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.68%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: GHM's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: GHM's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: GHM is paying a dividend but the company is unprofitable.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Jim Lines (58yo)
Mr. James R. Lines, also known as Jim, has been the Chief Executive Officer of Graham Corporation since January 25, 2008, President since June 14, 2006 and Executive Director since July 27, 2006. Mr. Lines ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Jim's total compensation ($USD1.18M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD1.11M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Jim's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
|VP of Finance & Administration||10.9yrs||US$572.63k||0.59% $1.1m|
|Chief Accounting Officer & Controller||11.6yrs||US$385.61k||0.24% $456.5k|
|Vice President of Sales||2yrs||US$556.61k||0.11% $199.6k|
Experienced Management: GHM's management team is seasoned and experienced (11.3 years average tenure).
|Director Emeritus||4.8yrs||US$107.06k||no data|
|Independent Director||6.1yrs||US$47.76k||0.079% $148.4k|
|Independent Chairman of the Board||4.8yrs||US$64.51k||0.23% $426.2k|
|Independent Director||12.5yrs||US$49.76k||0.14% $269.6k|
|Independent Director||9.1yrs||US$48.76k||0.20% $377.5k|
|Independent Director||6.1yrs||US$53.26k||0.079% $148.4k|
|Independent Director||11.6yrs||US$50.26k||0.25% $458.0k|
Experienced Board: GHM's board of directors are considered experienced (7.6 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: GHM insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Graham Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Graham Corporation
- Ticker: GHM
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 1936
- Industry: Industrial Machinery
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: US$186.743m
- Shares outstanding: 9.89m
- Website: https://www.graham-mfg.com
Number of Employees
- Graham Corporation
- 20 Florence Avenue
- New York
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|GHM||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Jul 1978|
Graham Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and supplies vacuum and heat transfer equipment for the chemical, defense, petrochemical, petroleum refining, electric power generation, and other industries worldwide. It offers heat transfer equipment, including surface condensers, heliflows, water heaters, and various types of heat exchangers, as well as custom-engineered ejectors; and vacuum equipment, such as steam jet ejector vacuum systems and liquid ring vacuum pumps. The company also services and sells spare parts for its equipment. In addition, it engages in fabrication and machining activities. The company sells its products directly, as well as through independent sales representatives. Graham Corporation was founded in 1936 and is headquartered in Batavia, New York.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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|Company Analysis||2020/02/16 00:09|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/02/14 00:00|
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