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Executive Summary

Valmont Industries, Inc. produces and sells fabricated metal products in the United States, Australia, Denmark, and internationally. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Excellent balance sheet with proven track record and pays a dividend.


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Share Price & News

How has Valmont Industries's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: VMI is less volatile than 75% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.

Volatility Over Time: VMI's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

3.0%

VMI

3.0%

US Construction

2.8%

US Market


1 Year Return

15.4%

VMI

18.3%

US Construction

20.9%

US Market

Return vs Industry: VMI underperformed the US Construction industry which returned 18.3% over the past year.

Return vs Market: VMI underperformed the US Market which returned 20.7% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

VMIIndustryMarket
7 Day3.0%3.0%2.8%
30 Day16.4%17.4%11.1%
90 Day28.5%23.5%6.5%
1 Year17.2%15.4%19.0%18.3%23.6%20.9%
3 Year-0.3%-4.0%18.6%16.2%47.3%37.6%
5 Year52.5%43.7%63.9%58.1%94.3%72.9%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


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Valuation

Is Valmont Industries undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

24.39x

Price to Earnings (PE) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: VMI ($165.16) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($150.06)

Significantly Below Fair Value: VMI is trading above our estimate of fair value.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: VMI is poor value based on its PE Ratio (24.4x) compared to the US Construction industry average (21.5x).

PE vs Market: VMI is poor value based on its PE Ratio (24.4x) compared to the US market (19.7x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: VMI is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.1x)


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: VMI is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3x) compared to the US Construction industry average (2.3x).


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Future Growth

How is Valmont Industries forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 5 analysts?

22.4%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: VMI's forecast earnings growth (22.4% per year) is above the savings rate (2.2%).

Earnings vs Market: VMI's earnings (22.4% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (22% per year).

High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: VMI's revenue (3.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (10.2% per year).

High Growth Revenue: VMI's revenue (3.6% 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 VMI's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time


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Past Performance

How has Valmont Industries performed over the past 5 years?

8.9%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: VMI has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: VMI's current net profit margins (5.2%) are higher than last year (4.7%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: VMI's earnings have grown by 8.9% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: VMI's earnings growth over the past year (10.4%) exceeds its 5-year average (8.9% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: VMI earnings growth over the past year (10.4%) underperformed the Construction industry 15.3%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: VMI's Return on Equity (12.4%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is Valmont Industries's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: VMI's short term assets ($1.6B) exceed its short term liabilities ($623.9M).

Long Term Liabilities: VMI's short term assets ($1.6B) exceed its long term liabilities ($1.1B).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: VMI's debt to equity ratio (65.6%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: VMI's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 72.1% to 65.6% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: VMI's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (43.7%).

Interest Coverage: VMI's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (6.9x coverage).


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is Valmont Industries's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

1.09%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: VMI's dividend (1.09%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.47%).

High Dividend: VMI's dividend (1.09%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.08%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: VMI's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: VMI's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (25.5%), VMI's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: VMI's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (17.5% payout ratio).


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Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

2.9yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Steve Kaniewski (48 yo)

2.92yrs

Tenure

US$4,872,938

Compensation

Mr. Stephen G. Kaniewski, also known as Steve, has been Chief Executive Officer at Valmont Industries, Inc. since December 31, 2017 and President since October 2016. Mr. Kaniewski served as Chief Operating...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Steve's total compensation ($USD4.87M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD5.14M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Steve's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Stephen Kaniewski
President2.92yrsUS$4.87m0.056%
$ 2.0m
Claudio Laterreur
Senior VP of Information Technology & CTOno dataUS$822.17k0.0025%
$ 86.3k
Thomas Parnell
Senior Vice President of Human Resources1.83yrsUS$890.03k0.0036%
$ 124.6k
Mark Jaksich
VP of Finance & Corporate Secretaryno dataUS$1.30m0.12%
$ 4.3m
Timothy Francis
Senior VP & Corporate Controller6.42yrsUS$787.67k0.014%
$ 500.2k
Avner Applbaum
Executive VP & CFO0.67yrno datano data
Diane Larkin
Executive Vice President of Global Operations0.33yrno datano data
Renee Campbell
Vice President of Investor Relations & Corporate Communicationsno datano datano data
R. Massey
VP of Legal & Compliance Officer14.83yrsno data0.021%
$ 740.3k
Thomas Sanderson
VP of Sales & Marketingno datano datano data
Matthew Ondrejko
Vice President of Global Marketingno datano datano data
Leonard Adams
Group President of Global Irrigation15.58yrsno datano data

2.9yrs

Average Tenure

50yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: VMI's management team is considered experienced (2.9 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Stephen Kaniewski
President2.92yrsUS$4.87m0.056%
$ 2.0m
Mogens Bay
Non-Executive Chairman23.83yrsUS$305.00k1.15%
$ 40.5m
Walter Scott
Independent Director39.58yrsUS$238.50k0.64%
$ 22.4m
Catherine Paglia
Independent Lead Director2.58yrsUS$265.50k0.026%
$ 928.4k
Daniel Neary
Independent Director14.92yrsUS$245.50k0.092%
$ 3.2m
Karel Den Daas
Independent Director16.08yrsUS$228.50k0.037%
$ 1.3m
Theo Freye
Independent Director5.42yrsUS$222.00k0.016%
$ 575.7k
Clark Randt
Independent Director11.75yrsUS$234.50k0.029%
$ 1.0m
James Milliken
Independent Director8.92yrsUS$221.00k0.027%
$ 959.7k
Ritu Favre
Independent Director0.17yrno datano data
Joan Robinson-Berry
Independent Director0.17yrno datano data
Richard Lanoha
Independent Director1.08yrsUS$17.50kno data

7.2yrs

Average Tenure

68yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: VMI's board of directors are considered experienced (7.2 years average tenure).


Ownership

Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: VMI insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Valmont Industries, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Valmont Industries, Inc.
  • Ticker: VMI
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Founded: 1946
  • Industry: Construction and Engineering
  • Sector: Capital Goods
  • Market Cap: US$3.510b
  • Shares outstanding: 21.25m
  • Website: https://www.valmont.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Valmont Industries, Inc.
  • One Valmont Plaza
  • Omaha
  • Nebraska
  • 68154-5215
  • United States

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
VMINYSE (New York Stock Exchange)YesCommon StockUSUSDJan 1980
VI1DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesCommon StockDEEURJan 1980

Biography

Valmont Industries, Inc. produces and sells fabricated metal products in the United States, Australia, Denmark, and internationally. The company operates through four segments: Engineered Support Structure...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/11/28 23:53
End of Day Share Price2020/11/27 00:00
Earnings2020/09/26
Annual Earnings2019/12/28


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.