nVent Electric plc designs, manufactures, markets, installs, and services electrical connection and protection products in the United States, Canada, Western and Eastern Europe included in European Union, China, Eastern Europe not included in European Union, Latin America, the Middle East, Southeast Asia, Australia, and Japan. More Details
Adequate balance sheet with moderate growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has nVent Electric's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: NVT is less volatile than 75% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.
Volatility Over Time: NVT's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: NVT matched the US Electrical industry which returned 66.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: NVT exceeded the US Market which returned 37.8% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is nVent Electric's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StWe Think nVent Electric (NYSE:NVT) Can Stay On Top Of Its Debt
1 month ago | Simply Wall StnVent Electric (NYSE:NVT) Hasn't Managed To Accelerate Its Returns
Is nVent Electric undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Book (PB) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: NVT ($31.16) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($26.98)
Significantly Below Fair Value: NVT is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: NVT is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US Electrical industry average.
PE vs Market: NVT 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 NVT's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: NVT is good value based on its PB Ratio (2.1x) compared to the US Electrical industry average (3.2x).
How is nVent Electric forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 7 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: NVT is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (2%).
Earnings vs Market: NVT is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: NVT's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: NVT's revenue (3.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (9.2% per year).
High Growth Revenue: NVT's revenue (3.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if NVT's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has nVent Electric performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: NVT is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: NVT is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: NVT is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 38.7% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare NVT's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: NVT is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Electrical industry (4.6%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: NVT has a negative Return on Equity (-0.016%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is nVent Electric's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: NVT's short term assets ($799.0M) exceed its short term liabilities ($463.8M).
Long Term Liabilities: NVT's short term assets ($799.0M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($1.5B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: NVT's debt to equity ratio (38.5%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if NVT's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: NVT's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (41.1%).
Interest Coverage: NVT's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (8.6x coverage).
What is nVent Electric current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: NVT's dividend (2.25%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.33%).
High Dividend: NVT's dividend (2.25%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.53%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, NVT has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.
Growing Dividend: NVT has only been paying a dividend for 3 years, and since then payments have not increased.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: NVT is paying a dividend but the company is unprofitable.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: NVT's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (36% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Beth Wozniak (56 yo)
Ms. Beth A. Wozniak has been a Director of Carrier Corporation since June 9, 2021. She is Chief Executive Officer and Director at nVent Electric plc since April 30, 2018. Ms. Wozniak served as the Sensing ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Beth's total compensation ($USD6.32M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD6.51M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Beth's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
Experienced Management: NVT's management team is considered experienced (3.3 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: NVT's board of directors are considered experienced (3.3 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if 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.
nVent Electric plc's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: nVent Electric plc
- Ticker: NVT
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 1903
- Industry: Electrical Components and Equipment
- Sector: Capital Goods
- Market Cap: US$5.225b
- Shares outstanding: 167.68m
- Website: https://www.nvent.com
Number of Employees
- nVent Electric plc
- The Mille
- 8th Floor (East)
- Greater London
- TW8 9DW
- United Kingdom
nVent Electric plc designs, manufactures, markets, installs, and services electrical connection and protection products in the United States, Canada, Western and Eastern Europe included in European Union, ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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