Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation provides management and technology consulting, analytics, engineering, digital, mission operations, and cyber solutions to governments, corporations, and not-for-profit organizations in the United States and internationally. More Details
Fair value with acceptable track record.
Share Price & News
How has Booz Allen Hamilton Holding's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: BAH is less volatile than 75% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.
Volatility Over Time: BAH's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
US Professional Services
1 Year Return
US Professional Services
Return vs Industry: BAH underperformed the US Professional Services industry which returned 27.4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: BAH underperformed the US Market which returned 35.9% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Booz Allen Hamilton Holding's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StWe Take A Look At Why Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation's (NYSE:BAH) CEO Has Earned Their Pay Packet
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1 month ago | Simply Wall StA Look At The Fair Value Of Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation (NYSE:BAH)
Is Booz Allen Hamilton Holding 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: BAH ($85.77) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($113.19)
Significantly Below Fair Value: BAH is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: BAH is good value based on its PE Ratio (20.7x) compared to the US Professional Services industry average (25.6x).
PE vs Market: BAH is poor value based on its PE Ratio (20.7x) compared to the US market (18.2x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: BAH is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (2.8x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: BAH is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (11.3x) compared to the US Professional Services industry average (3.1x).
How is Booz Allen Hamilton Holding forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 12 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: BAH's forecast earnings growth (7.4% per year) is above the savings rate (2%).
Earnings vs Market: BAH's earnings (7.4% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (15% per year).
High Growth Earnings: BAH's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: BAH's revenue (6.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (9.2% per year).
High Growth Revenue: BAH's revenue (6.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: BAH's Return on Equity is forecast to be very high in 3 years time (64.5%).
How has Booz Allen Hamilton Holding performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: BAH has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: BAH's current net profit margins (7.2%) are higher than last year (6.5%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: BAH's earnings have grown by 17.9% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: BAH's earnings growth over the past year (15.3%) is below its 5-year average (17.9% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: BAH earnings growth over the past year (15.3%) underperformed the Professional Services industry 17.1%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: Whilst BAH's Return on Equity (55.86%) is outstanding, this metric is skewed due to their high level of debt.
How is Booz Allen Hamilton Holding's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: BAH's short term assets ($2.5B) exceed its short term liabilities ($1.4B).
Long Term Liabilities: BAH's short term assets ($2.5B) do not cover its long term liabilities ($3.6B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: BAH's debt to equity ratio (281.6%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: BAH's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 345.2% to 281.6% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: BAH's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (19.7%).
Interest Coverage: BAH's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (8.5x coverage).
What is Booz Allen Hamilton Holding current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: BAH's dividend (1.73%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.32%).
High Dividend: BAH's dividend (1.73%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.55%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: BAH has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years and during this time payments have been volatile.
Growing Dividend: BAH's dividend payments have increased, but the company has only paid a dividend for 9 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (32.8%), BAH's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: BAH's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (36.8% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Horacio Rozanski (53 yo)
Mr. Horacio D. Rozanski has been Independent Director at Marriott International, Inc. since March 15, 2021. Mr. Rozanski is Director at Cooperative for Assistance and Relief Everywhere, Inc. since 2020. He...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Horacio's total compensation ($USD8.36M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD11.19M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Horacio's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: BAH's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.1 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: BAH's board of directors are considered experienced (7.1 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: BAH 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.
Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation
- Ticker: BAH
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 1914
- Industry: Research and Consulting Services
- Sector: Commercial Services
- Market Cap: US$11.595b
- Shares outstanding: 135.19m
- Website: https://www.boozallen.com
Number of Employees
- Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation
- 8283 Greensboro Drive
- United States
Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation provides management and technology consulting, analytics, engineering, digital, mission operations, and cyber solutions to governments, corporations, and not-for-pro...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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