DLH Holdings Corp. provides healthcare and social services in the United States. More Details
Very undervalued with acceptable track record.
Share Price & News
How has DLH Holdings's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
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.
7 Day Return
US Professional Services
1 Year Return
US Professional Services
Return vs Industry: DLHC exceeded the US Professional Services industry which returned 23.5% over the past year.
Return vs Market: DLHC exceeded the US Market which returned 20.7% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is DLH Holdings's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is DLH Holdings undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: DLHC ($9.63) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($18.5)
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 (16x) compared to the US Professional Services industry average (22.9x).
PE vs Market: DLHC is good value based on its PE Ratio (16x) compared to the US market (19.7x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: DLHC is good value based on its PEG Ratio (1x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: DLHC is good value based on its PB Ratio (2.3x) compared to the US Professional Services industry average (3x).
How is DLH Holdings forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 2 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: DLHC's forecast earnings growth (16.5% per year) is above the savings rate (2.2%).
Earnings vs Market: DLHC's earnings (16.5% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (22% per year).
High Growth Earnings: DLHC's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: DLHC's revenue (11.2% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (10.2% per year).
High Growth Revenue: DLHC's revenue (11.2% 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 DLHC's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has DLH Holdings performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: DLHC has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: DLHC's current net profit margins (3.4%) are lower than last year (4%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: DLHC's earnings have declined by 7.3% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: DLHC's earnings growth over the past year (32.7%) exceeds its 5-year average (-7.3% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: DLHC earnings growth over the past year (32.7%) exceeded the Professional Services industry -0.06%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: DLHC's Return on Equity (14.2%) is considered low.
How is DLH Holdings's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: DLHC's short term assets ($34.1M) do not cover its short term liabilities ($35.5M).
Long Term Liabilities: DLHC's short term assets ($34.1M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($64.2M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: DLHC's debt to equity ratio (82.3%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if DLHC's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: DLHC's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (41.4%).
Interest Coverage: DLHC's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (3.5x coverage).
What is DLH Holdings's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate DLHC's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate DLHC's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if DLHC's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if DLHC's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of DLHC's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Zach Parker (63 yo)
Mr. Zachary C. Parker, also known as Zach, has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of DLH Holdings Corp., the parent company of TeamStaff Government Solutions, Inc. and DLH Solutions, Inc. since...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Zach's total compensation ($USD991.95K) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD561.31K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Zach's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|CFO & Treasurer||8.42yrs||US$684.76k||1.15% |
|President of DLH Solutions Inc||12.08yrs||US$388.57k||2.19% |
|President of Danya International LLC||3.83yrs||US$323.60k||0.0097% |
|Corporate Chief Technology Officer||2.17yrs||no data||no data|
|Executive Vice President of Corporate Development||9.92yrs||US$350.32k||no data|
|Senior Vice President||0.83yr||no data||no data|
|Chief Growth Officer||0.33yr||no data||no data|
|Chief Scientist||no data||no data||no data|
|Secretary||no data||no data||no data|
|President of Social & Scientific Systems||0.33yr||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: DLHC's management team is considered experienced (3.8 years average tenure).
|Independent Director||22.33yrs||US$195.98k||2.41% |
|Director||0.25yr||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||3.33yrs||US$181.72k||0.34% |
|Independent Director||8yrs||US$194.18k||0.91% |
|Independent Chairman of the Board||11.33yrs||US$218.44k||1.93% |
|Independent Director||6yrs||US$186.00k||0.80% |
|Independent Director||4.75yrs||US$187.76k||0.54% |
Experienced Board: DLHC's board of directors are considered experienced (7 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 been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 2.6%.
DLH Holdings Corp.'s company bio, 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
- Market Cap: US$120.085m
- Shares outstanding: 12.35m
- Website: https://www.dlhcorp.com
Number of Employees
- DLH Holdings Corp.
- Building 3
- Suite 700
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|DLHC||NasdaqCM (Nasdaq Capital Market)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||May 1986|
|TS8A||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||May 1986|
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Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/11/27 23:49|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/11/27 00:00|
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