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John Bean Technologies Valuation

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

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2/6

Valuation Score 2/6

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Peers

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Industry

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • Analyst Forecast

Key Valuation Metric

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

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

JBT 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/Revenue1.9x
Enterprise Value/EBITDA15.9x
PEG Ratio1.2x

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers

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

The above table shows the PE ratio for JBT vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPEEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average30.5x
SPXC SPX Technologies
64.1x44.1%US$3.1b
AIN Albany International
30.5x11.3%US$3.2b
ESAB ESAB
13.9x9.8%US$2.9b
NPO EnPro Industries
13.6x-9.7%US$2.5b
JBT John Bean Technologies
23.8x19.8%US$3.0b

Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: JBT is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (23.8x) compared to the peer average (30.5x).


Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

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

0 CompaniesPrice / EarningsEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Industry Avg.n/a11.2%
n/an/an/a

Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: JBT is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (23.8x) compared to the US Machinery industry average (21.5x)


Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is JBT'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.

JBT PE Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PE Ratio23.8x
Fair PE Ratio21.6x

Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: JBT is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (23.8x) compared to the estimated Fair Price-To-Earnings Ratio (21.6x).


Share Price vs Fair Value

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

Below Fair Value: JBT ($93.06) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($100.38)

Significantly Below Fair Value: JBT is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.


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 JBT forecast and predictions for the stock price in 12 month’s time.
DateShare PriceAverage 1Y Price TargetDispersionHighLow1Y Actual priceAnalysts
CurrentUS$93.06
US$107.67
+15.7%
11.5%US$121.00US$85.00n/a6
Nov ’23US$93.04
US$108.50
+16.6%
11.0%US$121.00US$85.00n/a6
Oct ’23US$86.00
US$119.00
+38.4%
10.5%US$135.00US$100.00n/a6
Sep ’23US$100.33
US$119.00
+18.6%
10.5%US$135.00US$100.00n/a6
Aug ’23US$111.88
US$119.83
+7.1%
9.7%US$135.00US$100.00n/a6
Jul ’23US$111.40
US$133.29
+19.6%
12.3%US$150.00US$100.00n/a7
Jun ’23US$121.28
US$133.29
+9.9%
12.3%US$150.00US$100.00n/a7
May ’23US$117.89
US$133.29
+13.1%
12.3%US$150.00US$100.00n/a7
Apr ’23US$121.26
US$132.00
+8.9%
15.8%US$151.00US$94.00n/a7
Mar ’23US$108.19
US$132.00
+22.0%
15.8%US$151.00US$94.00n/a7
Feb ’23US$135.60
US$147.57
+8.8%
21.1%US$185.00US$102.00n/a7
Jan ’23US$153.56
US$144.00
-6.2%
19.3%US$173.00US$102.00n/a7
Dec ’22US$154.38
US$142.57
-7.6%
21.1%US$173.00US$92.00US$93.467
Nov ’22US$154.58
US$141.00
-8.8%
20.4%US$165.00US$92.00US$93.047
Oct ’22US$143.15
US$136.43
-4.7%
24.0%US$165.00US$92.00US$86.007
Sep ’22US$147.95
US$136.43
-7.8%
24.0%US$165.00US$92.00US$100.337
Aug ’22US$146.58
US$136.43
-6.9%
24.0%US$165.00US$92.00US$111.887
Jul ’22US$142.64
US$134.86
-5.5%
23.5%US$165.00US$92.00US$111.407
Jun ’22US$150.02
US$134.86
-10.1%
23.5%US$165.00US$92.00US$121.287
May ’22US$145.38
US$134.86
-7.2%
23.5%US$165.00US$92.00US$117.897
Apr ’22US$135.90
US$131.80
-3.0%
25.2%US$165.00US$87.00US$121.267
Mar ’22US$150.62
US$131.37
-12.8%
25.5%US$165.00US$87.00US$108.197
Feb ’22US$118.24
US$111.43
-5.8%
22.8%US$145.00US$73.00US$135.607
Jan ’22US$113.87
US$111.43
-2.1%
22.8%US$145.00US$73.00US$153.567
Dec ’21US$113.01
US$101.00
-10.6%
18.7%US$130.00US$65.00US$154.387

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


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