Pointer Telocation Ltd. provides mobile resource management (MRM) products and services for the automotive and insurance industries, and mobile assets management markets in Israel, Latin America, Europe, and internationally.
Flawless balance sheet and slightly overvalued.
Share Price & News
How has Pointer Telocation's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: PNTR has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
US Commercial Services
1 Year Return
US Commercial Services
Return vs Industry: PNTR exceeded the US Commercial Services industry which returned 23.7% over the past year.
Return vs Market: PNTR exceeded the US Market which returned 24.7% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Pointer Telocation's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
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Is Pointer Telocation 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: PNTR ($15.27) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($5.18)
Significantly Below Fair Value: PNTR is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: PNTR is good value based on its PE Ratio (25.2x) compared to the Commercial Services industry average (26.4x).
PE vs Market: PNTR is poor value based on its PE Ratio (25.2x) compared to the US market (18.9x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate PNTR's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: PNTR is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.8x) compared to the US Commercial Services industry average (2.1x).
How is Pointer Telocation forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: PNTR's forecast earnings growth (18.4% per year) is above the savings rate (2.7%).
Earnings vs Market: PNTR's earnings (18.4% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (14.3% per year).
High Growth Earnings: PNTR's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if PNTR's revenue is forecast to grow faster than the US market.
High Growth Revenue: Insufficient data to determine if PNTR's revenue is forecast to grow faster than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if PNTR's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Pointer Telocation performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: PNTR has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: PNTR's current net profit margins (6.4%) are lower than last year (20.9%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: PNTR's earnings have grown by 1.4% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: PNTR's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: PNTR had negative earnings growth (-70.4%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Commercial Services industry average (-1.3%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: PNTR's Return on Equity (6.9%) is considered low.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is Pointer Telocation's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: PNTR's short term assets ($37.5M) exceed its short term liabilities ($20.4M).
Long Term Liabilities: PNTR's short term assets ($37.5M) exceed its long term liabilities ($9.3M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: PNTR's debt to equity ratio (5.7%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: PNTR's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 55.7% to 5.7% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: PNTR's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (141.6%).
Interest Coverage: PNTR earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
Inventory Level: PNTR has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: PNTR's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 9.4x debt).
What is Pointer Telocation's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate PNTR's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate PNTR's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if PNTR's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if PNTR'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 PNTR's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
What is the CEO of Pointer Telocation's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?
Average management tenure
David Mahlab (62yo)
Mr. David Mahlab has been Chief Executive Officer of International and Director at PowerFleet, Inc. (formerly ID Systems Inc.) since October 03, 2019. Mr. Mahlab has been the Chief Executive Officer and Pr ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: David's total compensation ($USD1.27M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD519.76K).
Compensation vs Earnings: David's compensation has increased by more than 20% whilst company earnings have fallen more than 20% in the past year.
Management Age and Tenure
Experienced Management: PNTR's management team is seasoned and experienced (7 years average tenure).
Board Age and Tenure
Experienced Board: PNTR's board of directors are considered experienced (5.6 years average tenure).
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
David Mahlab (62yo)
President & CEO
- Tenure: 8.8yrs
- Compensation: US$1.27m
Gary Macdowell (67yo)
President of Nexus America
Special Officer of Towing Operations Abroad
- Tenure: 14.3yrs
Chief Executive Officer of Shagrir Vehicle Systems Ltd
- Tenure: 14.3yrs
Shuki Rozanski (53yo)
Vice President of Sales and Marketing
- Tenure: 5.2yrs
- Compensation: US$267.90k
Moses Zelniker (57yo)
Chief Technology Officer
- Tenure: 1.4yrs
Rami Peled (63yo)
Chief Information Officer
- Compensation: US$233.32k
Yaniv Dorani (42yo)
Chief Financial Officer
- Tenure: 2.6yrs
- Compensation: US$434.22k
Eran Tibon (58yo)
Chief Operational Officer
- Compensation: US$253.36k
Nessy Turgeman (44yo)
Chief Information Officer & VP of Global Software Solution
- Compensation: US$238.01k
Nir Cohen (47yo)
- Tenure: 7.4yrs
Barak Dotan (52yo)
- Tenure: 16.6yrs
Yosi Ben Shalom (64yo)
- Tenure: 16.6yrs
Yehudit Rozenberg (59yo)
- Tenure: 3.8yrs
Arieh Ben-Yosef (66yo)
- Tenure: 2.4yrs
Ofer Wolf (56yo)
- Tenure: 2.4yrs
Pointer Telocation Ltd.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Pointer Telocation Ltd.
- Ticker: PNTR
- Exchange: NasdaqCM
- Founded: 1991
- Industry: Diversified Support Services
- Sector: Commercial Services
- Market Cap: US$125.040m
- Shares outstanding: 8.19m
- Website: https://www.pointer.com
Number of Employees
- Pointer Telocation Ltd.
- 14 Hamelacha Street
- Rosh Haayin
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|PNTR||NasdaqCM (Nasdaq Capital Market)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||US||USD||Jun 1994|
Pointer Telocation Ltd. provides mobile resource management (MRM) products and services for the automotive and insurance industries, and mobile assets management markets in Israel, Latin America, Europe, and internationally. It operates in two segments, MRM and Cellocator. The MRM segment offers asset management, fleet management, stolen vehicle retrieval (SVR), and connected car services. The Cellocator segment designs, develops, and manufactures MRM products, such as fleet management products, including remote monitoring and control solutions comprising command and control center, and communications infrastructure; asset management products; and SVR products. The company was formerly known as Nexus Telocation Systems Ltd. and changed its name to Pointer Telocation Ltd. in January 2006. Pointer Telocation Ltd. was founded in 1991 and is headquartered in Rosh Haayin, Israel. As of October 3, 2019, Pointer Telocation Ltd. operates as a subsidiary of PowerFleet, Inc.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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