ABM Industries Incorporated provides integrated facility solutions in the United States and internationally. More Details
Average dividend payer with moderate growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has ABM Industries's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: ABM 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: ABM underperformed the US Commercial Services industry which returned 7.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: ABM underperformed the US Market which returned 18.5% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is ABM Industries's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
4 months ago | Simply Wall StThose Who Purchased ABM Industries (NYSE:ABM) Shares Three Years Ago Have A 24% Loss To Show For It
4 months ago | Simply Wall StWhy ABM Industries Incorporated (NYSE:ABM) Is A Top Dividend Stock
5 months ago | Simply Wall StABM Industries (NYSE:ABM) Seems To Use Debt Quite Sensibly
Is ABM Industries 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: ABM ($34.13) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($34.18)
Significantly Below Fair Value: ABM is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: ABM is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US Commercial Services industry average.
PE vs Market: ABM is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate ABM's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: ABM's PB Ratio (1.6x) is in line with the US Commercial Services industry average.
How is ABM Industries forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 6 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: ABM is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (2.2%).
Earnings vs Market: ABM is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: ABM's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: ABM's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-0.3% per year).
High Growth Revenue: ABM's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-0.3% per year).
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: ABM's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (9.8%).
How has ABM Industries performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: ABM is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: ABM is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ABM is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 2.1% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare ABM's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: ABM is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Commercial Services industry (-9.7%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: ABM has a negative Return on Equity (-0.33%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is ABM Industries's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: ABM's short term assets ($1.3B) exceed its short term liabilities ($877.4M).
Long Term Liabilities: ABM's short term assets ($1.3B) do not cover its long term liabilities ($1.3B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: ABM's debt to equity ratio (53%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: ABM's debt to equity ratio has increased from 30.6% to 53% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: ABM's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (52.9%).
Interest Coverage: ABM is unprofitable, therefore interest payments are not well covered by earnings.
What is ABM Industries's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: ABM's dividend (2.17%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.64%).
High Dividend: ABM's dividend (2.17%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.68%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: ABM's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: ABM's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: ABM is paying a dividend but the company is unprofitable.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: ABM's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (32.8% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Scott Salmirs (58 yo)
Mr. Scott B. Salmirs has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of ABM Industries Incorporated since March 31, 2015. Mr. Salmirs served as an Executive Vice President of ABM Industries Incorporated ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Scott's total compensation ($USD6.46M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD4.48M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Scott's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
|Executive VP||3.25yrs||US$1.44m||0.012% |
|Executive VP & Chief Facilities Services Officer||4.67yrs||US$1.70m||0.066% |
|Executive VP & Chief Revenue Officer||1yr||US$2.26m||0.071% |
|Senior VP||0.25yr||US$789.76k||0.018% |
|Senior VP and President of Technology & Manufacturing||1.5yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Information Officer||0.25yr||no data||no data|
|VP of Investor Relations & Treasurer||no data||no data||no data|
|Chief Marketing Officer||1.5yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior VP & President of Sales||1.5yrs||no data||no data|
|Executive VP & Chief Human Resource Officer||2.33yrs||no data||0.0033% |
|Senior Vice President of ABM's Energy Business||14yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: ABM's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.5 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
|Independent Director||23.75yrs||US$244.71k||0.0042% |
|Independent Director||3.75yrs||US$247.75k||0.0022% |
|Independent Director||5.83yrs||US$245.06k||0.015% |
|Independent Director||2.08yrs||US$220.72k||0.0056% |
|Independent Director||5yrs||US$242.84k||0.015% |
|Independent Chairman of the Board||3.58yrs||US$355.63k||0.039% |
|Independent Director||2yrs||US$214.24k||0.0049% |
|Independent Director||1.08yrs||US$57.09k||0.0011% |
Experienced Board: ABM'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: ABM insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
ABM Industries Incorporated's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: ABM Industries Incorporated
- Ticker: ABM
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 1909
- Industry: Environmental and Facilities Services
- Sector: Commercial Services
- Market Cap: US$2.276b
- Shares outstanding: 66.69m
- Website: https://www.abm.com
Number of Employees
- ABM Industries Incorporated
- One Liberty Plaza
- 7th Floor
- New York
- New York
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|ABM||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Jan 1969|
|AB4||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Jan 1969|
ABM Industries Incorporated provides integrated facility solutions in the United States and internationally. The company operates through Business & Industry, Aviation, Technology & Manufacturing, Educatio ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/10/21 00:06|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/10/20 00:00|
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