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First Advantage NasdaqGS:FA Stock Report

Last Price

US$13.51

Market Cap

US$2.1b

7D

1.2%

1Y

-20.3%

Updated

31 Jan, 2023

Data

Company Financials +

First Advantage Corporation

NasdaqGS:FA Stock Report

Mkt Cap: US$2.1b

FA Stock Overview

First Advantage Corporation provides technology solutions for screening, verifications, safety, and compliance related to human capital worldwide.

FA fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation2/6
Future Growth2/6
Past Performance3/6
Financial Health4/6
Dividends0/6

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First Advantage Corporation Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for First Advantage
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$13.51
52 Week HighUS$21.01
52 Week LowUS$10.07
Beta0
1 Month Change3.92%
3 Month Change4.81%
1 Year Change-20.34%
3 Year Changen/a
5 Year Changen/a
Change since IPO-31.42%

Recent News & Updates

Returns On Capital Are Showing Encouraging Signs At First Advantage (NASDAQ:FA)

Dec 19
Returns On Capital Are Showing Encouraging Signs At First Advantage (NASDAQ:FA)

The Price Is Right For First Advantage Corporation (NASDAQ:FA)

Dec 01
The Price Is Right For First Advantage Corporation (NASDAQ:FA)

Recent updates

Returns On Capital Are Showing Encouraging Signs At First Advantage (NASDAQ:FA)

Dec 19
Returns On Capital Are Showing Encouraging Signs At First Advantage (NASDAQ:FA)

The Price Is Right For First Advantage Corporation (NASDAQ:FA)

Dec 01
The Price Is Right For First Advantage Corporation (NASDAQ:FA)

First Advantage (NASDAQ:FA) Hasn't Managed To Accelerate Its Returns

Aug 31
First Advantage (NASDAQ:FA) Hasn't Managed To Accelerate Its Returns

First Advantage Corporation Beat Analyst Estimates: See What The Consensus Is Forecasting For This Year

Mar 27
First Advantage Corporation Beat Analyst Estimates: See What The Consensus Is Forecasting For This Year

Are Investors Undervaluing First Advantage Corporation (NASDAQ:FA) By 46%?

Mar 24
Are Investors Undervaluing First Advantage Corporation (NASDAQ:FA) By 46%?

First Advantage's (NASDAQ:FA) Robust Earnings Are Supported By Other Strong Factors

Nov 16
First Advantage's (NASDAQ:FA) Robust Earnings Are Supported By Other Strong Factors

Shareholder Returns

FAUS Professional ServicesUS Market
7D1.2%0.5%2.8%
1Y-20.3%-4.5%-9.2%

Return vs Industry: FA underperformed the US Professional Services industry which returned -4.5% over the past year.

Return vs Market: FA underperformed the US Market which returned -9.2% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is FA's price volatile compared to industry and market?
FA volatility
FA Average Weekly Movement9.9%
Professional Services Industry Average Movement6.5%
Market Average Movement6.9%
10% most volatile stocks in US Market17.3%
10% least volatile stocks in US Market2.8%

Stable Share Price: FA is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 10% a week.

Volatility Over Time: FA's weekly volatility (10%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
20035,500Scott Stapleshttps://fadv.com

First Advantage Corporation provides technology solutions for screening, verifications, safety, and compliance related to human capital worldwide. It offers pre-onboarding products and solutions, such as criminal background checks, drug/health screening, extended workforce screening, FBI channeling, identity checks and biometric fraud mitigation tools, education/work history verification, driver records and compliance, healthcare credentials, executive screening, and other screening products. The company also provides post-onboarding solutions, including criminal records monitoring, healthcare sanctions, motor vehicle records, social media screening, and global sanctions and licenses; and fleet/vehicle compliance, hiring tax credits and incentives, resident/tenant screening, and investigative research.

First Advantage Corporation Fundamentals Summary

How do First Advantage's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
FA fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$2.05b
Earnings (TTM)US$59.84m
Revenue (TTM)US$809.96m

34.3x

P/E Ratio

2.5x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
FA income statement (TTM)
RevenueUS$809.96m
Cost of RevenueUS$408.23m
Gross ProfitUS$401.73m
Other ExpensesUS$341.89m
EarningsUS$59.84m

Last Reported Earnings

Sep 30, 2022

Next Earnings Date

Feb 28, 2023

Earnings per share (EPS)0.39
Gross Margin49.60%
Net Profit Margin7.39%
Debt/Equity Ratio47.9%

How did FA perform over the long term?

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