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Executive Summary

Servotronics, Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets control components and consumer products in the United States and internationally.

Snowflake Analysis

Excellent balance sheet with proven track record.

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Share Price & News

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

Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: SVT's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.

Market Performance

7 Day Return




US Electrical


US Market

1 Year Return




US Electrical


US Market

Return vs Industry: SVT underperformed the US Electrical industry which returned 6.1% over the past year.

Return vs Market: SVT underperformed the US Market which returned 7.1% over the past year.

Shareholder returns

7 Day5.0%5.0%2.5%
30 Day15.0%8.2%5.1%
90 Day-14.7%-3.5%2.0%
1 Year-19.1%-20.4%9.8%7.5%10.9%8.4%
3 Year-8.8%-13.3%17.8%10.8%30.5%21.9%
5 Year35.4%23.4%26.5%13.9%56.9%39.2%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

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

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


Price to Earnings (PE) ratio

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: SVT ($8.24) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($1.97)

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

Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: SVT is good value based on its PE Ratio (4.9x) compared to the Electrical industry average (17.4x).

PE vs Market: SVT is good value based on its PE Ratio (4.9x) compared to the US market (15.6x).

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate SVT's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.

Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: SVT is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.6x) compared to the US Electrical industry average (1.9x).

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Future Growth

How is Servotronics forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?


Forecasted Capital Goods industry annual growth in earnings

In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as Servotronics has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.

This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.

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Past Performance

How has Servotronics performed over the past 5 years?


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: SVT has a high level of non-cash earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: SVT's current net profit margins (6.7%) are higher than last year (6.6%).

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: SVT has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 14% per year.

Accelerating Growth: SVT's earnings growth over the past year (19.7%) exceeds its 5-year average (14% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: SVT earnings growth over the past year (19.7%) exceeded the Electrical industry -6.4%.

Return on Equity

High ROE: SVT's Return on Equity (11%) is considered low.

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Financial Health

How is Servotronics's financial position?

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: SVT's short term assets ($38.9M) exceed its short term liabilities ($8.8M).

Long Term Liabilities: SVT's short term assets ($38.9M) exceed its long term liabilities ($7.9M).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: SVT's debt to equity ratio (17.3%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: SVT's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 18.9% to 17.3% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: SVT's operating cash flow is negative, therefore debt is not well covered.

Interest Coverage: SVT's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (38.2x coverage).

Balance Sheet

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


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: SVT's dividend (1.94%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.71%).

High Dividend: SVT's dividend (1.94%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.54%).

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: SVT's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.

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

Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (9.6%), SVT's dividend payments are thoroughly covered by earnings.

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.

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


Average management tenure


Ken Trbovich (44yo)





Mr. Kenneth D. Trbovich, also known as Ken, has been the Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Servotronics, Inc. since November 16, 2017 and serves as its President from September 29, 2012. ...

CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Ken's total compensation ($USD654.30K) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD589.04K).

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

Leadership Team

Kenneth Trbovich
Chairman2.5yrsUS$654.30k4.61% $940.2k
Edward Cosgrove
Director7.5yrsUS$86.08k0.12% $25.0k
Lisa Bencel
CFO & Treasurer3.33yrsUS$276.79k0.39% $80.1k
James Takacs
Chief Operating Officer3.58yrsUS$236.28k1.57% $319.7k
Salvatore San Filippo
Senior Vice President15.33yrsUS$270.83kno data
Bernadine Kucinski
Corporate Secretaryno datano datano data


Average Tenure


Average Age

Experienced Management: SVT's management team is considered experienced (3.3 years average tenure).

Board Members

Kenneth Trbovich
Chairman2.5yrsUS$654.30k4.61% $940.2k
Edward Cosgrove
Director7.5yrsUS$86.08k0.12% $25.0k
Lucion Gygax
Independent Director4.83yrsUS$90.58k0.12% $25.0k
Christopher Marks
Independent Director3.83yrsUS$91.12k0.12% $25.0k
Jason Bear
Independent Director3yrsUS$93.45k0.079% $16.1k


Average Tenure


Average Age

Experienced Board: SVT's board of directors are considered experienced (3.8 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

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 4.1%.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

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

Key Information

  • Name: Servotronics, Inc.
  • Ticker: SVT
  • Exchange: AMEX
  • Founded: 1959
  • Industry: Electrical Components and Equipment
  • Sector: Capital Goods
  • Market Cap: US$20.411m
  • Shares outstanding: 2.48m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • Servotronics, Inc.
  • 1110 Maple Street
  • Post Office Box 300
  • Elma
  • New York
  • 14059
  • United States


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Servotronics, Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets control components and consumer products in the United States and internationally. The company operates in two segments, Advanced Technology Group (ATG) and Consumer Products Group (CPG). The ATG segment provides servo-control components to the commercial aerospace, aircraft, and government related industries; and medical and industrial markets. This segment’s principal components include torque motors, electromagnetic actuators, hydraulic and pneumatic valves, and related devices that convert an electrical current into a mechanical force or movement, and other products. It also offers metallic seals of various cross-sectional configurations to close tolerances from standard and special alloy steels. This segment markets and sells its products to the United States Government, government prime contractors, government subcontractors, commercial manufacturers, and end-users. The CPG segment provides cutlery products, including steak, carving, bread, butcher, and paring knives for household use, as well as for use in restaurants, institutions, and the private industry; fixed and folding knives for hunting, fishing, and camping; and machetes, bayonets, axes, strap cutters, and other tools primarily for military and rescue/first-responder use, as well as for commercial markets. It also offers various specialty tools, putty knives, linoleum sheet cutters, field knives, scalpels, and micro-spatulas; and plastic and metal fabrication, as well as engineering, design, and OEM/white-label manufacturing services to customers in the consumer and commercial industries. This segment markets its products through its sales resources and independent manufacturers’ representatives to big box, hardware, supermarket, variety, department, discount, gift, drug, outdoor, and sporting stores, as well as through electronic commerce. Servotronics, Inc. was founded in 1959 and is headquartered in Elma, New York. 

Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/05/29 02:50
End of Day Share Price2020/05/28 00:00
Annual Earnings2019/12/31

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.