DLHC Stock Overview
DLH Holdings Corp. provides technology-enabled business process outsourcing, program management solutions, and public health research and analytics services in the United States.
DLH Holdings Competitors
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||US$16.05|
|52 Week High||US$21.49|
|52 Week Low||US$10.06|
|1 Month Change||-12.20%|
|3 Month Change||-7.71%|
|1 Year Change||56.43%|
|3 Year Change||190.24%|
|5 Year Change||214.71%|
|Change since IPO||66.76%|
Recent News & Updates
DLH Holdings (NASDAQ:DLHC) Seems To Use Debt Quite Sensibly
Howard Marks put it nicely when he said that, rather than worrying about share price volatility, 'The possibility of...
|DLHC||US Professional Services||US Market|
Return vs Industry: DLHC exceeded the US Professional Services industry which returned -16% over the past year.
Return vs Market: DLHC exceeded the US Market which returned -10.4% over the past year.
|DLHC Average Weekly Movement||8.0%|
|Professional Services Industry Average Movement||6.9%|
|Market Average Movement||7.8%|
|10% most volatile stocks in US Market||16.8%|
|10% least volatile stocks in US Market||2.9%|
Stable Share Price: DLHC is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 8% a week.
Volatility Over Time: DLHC's weekly volatility (8%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
DLH Holdings Corp. provides technology-enabled business process outsourcing, program management solutions, and public health research and analytics services in the United States. The company offers defense and veterans’ health solutions, including healthcare, technology, and logistics solutions to the VA, Defense Health Agency, Tele-medicine and Advanced Technology Research Center, Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, and the Army Medical Research and Material Command. It also provides a range of human services and solutions, which consists of monitoring and evaluation, electronic medical records migration, data collection and management, and nutritional and social health assessments; and IT system architecture design, migration plan, and ongoing maintenance services.
DLH Holdings Fundamentals Summary
|DLHC fundamental statistics|
Is DLHC overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|DLHC income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||US$321.40m|
Last Reported Earnings
Mar 31, 2022
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||1.62|
|Net Profit Margin||5.34%|
How did DLHC perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
Is DLH Holdings undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 5/6
Below Fair Value
Significantly Below Fair Value
PE vs Industry
PE vs Market
PB vs Industry
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: DLHC ($16.05) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($43.81)
Significantly Below Fair Value: DLHC is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: DLHC is good value based on its PE Ratio (9.9x) compared to the US Professional Services industry average (16.6x).
PE vs Market: DLHC is good value based on its PE Ratio (9.9x) compared to the US market (15.5x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate DLHC's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: DLHC is good value based on its PB Ratio (2.5x) compared to the US Professional Services industry average (2.7x).
How is DLH Holdings forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Future Growth Score0/6
Future Growth Score 0/6
Earnings vs Savings Rate
Earnings vs Market
High Growth Earnings
Revenue vs Market
High Growth Revenue
Forecasted Commercial Services 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 DLH Holdings 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.
How has DLH Holdings performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score6/6
Past Performance Score 6/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: DLHC has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: DLHC's current net profit margins (5.3%) are higher than last year (3.6%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: DLHC's earnings have grown significantly by 38.5% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: DLHC's earnings growth over the past year (163.7%) exceeds its 5-year average (38.5% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: DLHC earnings growth over the past year (163.7%) exceeded the Professional Services industry 32.6%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: DLHC's Return on Equity (25.2%) is considered high.
How is DLH Holdings's financial position?
Financial Health Score5/6
Financial Health Score 5/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: DLHC's short term assets ($66.1M) exceed its short term liabilities ($59.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: DLHC's short term assets ($66.1M) exceed its long term liabilities ($54.4M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: DLHC's net debt to equity ratio (42.8%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: DLHC's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 60.8% to 43.3% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: DLHC's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (69.4%).
Interest Coverage: DLHC's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (10.8x coverage).
What is DLH Holdings's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 0/6
Future Dividend Coverage
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate DLHC's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate DLHC's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if DLHC's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if DLHC's dividend payments have been increasing.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as DLHC has not reported any payouts.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Zach Parker (64 yo)
Mr. Zachary C. Parker, also known as Zach, has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of DLH Holdings Corp., the parent company of TeamStaff Government Solutions, Inc. and DLH Solutions, Inc. since...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Zach's total compensation ($USD1.19M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD1.69M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Zach's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: DLHC's management team is considered experienced (3.8 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: DLHC's board of directors are considered experienced (8.5 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: DLHC insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 2%.
DLH Holdings Corp.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: DLH Holdings Corp.
- Ticker: DLHC
- Exchange: NasdaqCM
- Founded: 1969
- Industry: Human Resource and Employment Services
- Sector: Commercial Services
- Implied Market Cap: US$207.182m
- Shares outstanding: 12.80m
- Website: https://www.dlhcorp.com
Number of Employees
- DLH Holdings Corp.
- Building 3
- Suite 700
- United States
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/05/16 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/05/16 00:00|
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.