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Executive Summary

BrightView Holdings, Inc. provides commercial landscaping services in the United States.


Snowflake Analysis

Fair value with moderate growth potential.

Share Price & News

How has BrightView Holdings's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: BV's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-3.3%

BV

3.1%

US Commercial Services

0.7%

US Market


1 Year Return

-34.3%

BV

10.9%

US Commercial Services

20.1%

US Market

Return vs Industry: BV underperformed the US Commercial Services industry which returned 10.9% over the past year.

Return vs Market: BV underperformed the US Market which returned 20.1% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

BVIndustryMarket
7 Day-3.3%3.1%0.7%
30 Day5.6%14.8%6.4%
90 Day-0.3%24.8%20.1%
1 Year-34.3%-34.3%12.6%10.9%22.6%20.1%
3 Yearn/a54.1%44.2%45.1%35.7%
5 Yearn/a95.1%75.4%79.7%60.3%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is BrightView Holdings's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


Simply Wall St News

Valuation

Is BrightView Holdings undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

26.2%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: BV ($12.41) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($16.83)

Significantly Below Fair Value: BV is trading below fair value by more than 20%.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: BV is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US Commercial Services industry average.

PE vs Market: BV 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 BV's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: BV is good value based on its PB Ratio (1x) compared to the US Commercial Services industry average (1.6x).


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Future Growth

How is BrightView Holdings forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 9 analysts?

130.3%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: BV is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (2.2%).

Earnings vs Market: BV is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.

High Growth Earnings: BV's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: BV's revenue (4.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (9.5% per year).

High Growth Revenue: BV's revenue (4.6% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: BV's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (9.8%).


Next Steps

  • Explore growth companies in the Commercial Services industry.

Past Performance

How has BrightView Holdings performed over the past 5 years?

59.3%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: BV is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: BV is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: BV is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 59.3% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare BV's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: BV is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Commercial Services industry (-6.5%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: BV has a negative Return on Equity (-0.82%), as it is currently unprofitable.


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Financial Health

How is BrightView Holdings's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: BV's short term assets ($604.7M) exceed its short term liabilities ($446.4M).

Long Term Liabilities: BV's short term assets ($604.7M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($1.4B).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: BV's debt to equity ratio (93.5%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if BV's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.


Balance Sheet


Cash Runway Analysis

For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.

Stable Cash Runway: Whilst unprofitable BV has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if it maintains its current positive free cash flow level.

Forecast Cash Runway: BV is unprofitable but has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years, due to free cash flow being positive and growing by 20.9% per year.


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Dividend

What is BrightView Holdings's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

0.70%

Forecast Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate BV's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate BV'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 BV's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if BV'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 BV's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.


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Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

3.8yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Andrew Masterman (52 yo)

3.67yrs

Tenure

US$3,862,894

Compensation

Mr. Andrew V. Masterman has been Chief Executive Officer, President and Director at BrightView Landscapes, LLC since December 2016. Mr. Masterman is Chief Executive Officer and Director of BrightView Holdi ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Andrew's total compensation ($USD3.86M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD4.53M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Andrew's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Andrew Masterman
President3.67yrsUS$3.86m0.51%
$ 6.7m
John Feenan
Executive VP & CFO4.58yrsUS$1.58m0.24%
$ 3.1m
Jonathan Gottsegen
Executive VP4.58yrsUS$1.31m0.090%
$ 1.2m
Jeffery Herold
COO of Maintenance Services & President of Evergreen West Division3.92yrsUS$1.18m0.47%
$ 6.2m
Thomas Donnelly
President of Development Services & Landscape Development6.17yrsUS$1.13m0.28%
$ 3.7m
Louay Khatib
Chief Accounting Officerno datano data0.013%
$ 167.9k
Brian Bruce
Executive VP & Chief Information Officerno datano datano data
John Shave
Vice President of Investor Relationsno datano datano data
Fred Jacobs
VP of Communications & Public Affairsno datano datano data
Todd Chambers
Executive VP & Chief Marketing Officer3.58yrsno datano data
Amanda Orders
Executive VP & Chief Human Resources Officer0.75yrno data0.017%
$ 221.1k
Michael Dozier
President of Maintenance Services- Evergreen East Division2.58yrsno data0.061%
$ 789.4k

3.8yrs

Average Tenure

58yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: BV's management team is considered experienced (3.8 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Andrew Masterman
President3.67yrsUS$3.86m0.51%
$ 6.7m
Paul Raether
Chairman of the Board2.08yrsno datano data
James Abrahamson
Independent Director5yrsUS$248.75k0.056%
$ 725.7k
Mara Swan
Independent Director1.33yrsUS$163.75k0.015%
$ 196.0k
Richard Roedel
Independent Director5.58yrsUS$190.00k0.086%
$ 1.1m
Jane Bomba
Independent Director1.33yrsUS$165.00k0.015%
$ 198.7k
Joshua Weisenbeck
Director5.25yrsno datano data
Shamit Grover
Director1.83yrsno datano data

2.9yrs

Average Tenure

58.5yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: BV's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.9 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.


Ownership

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

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

BrightView Holdings, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: BrightView Holdings, Inc.
  • Ticker: BV
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Founded: 1939
  • Industry: Environmental and Facilities Services
  • Sector: Commercial Services
  • Market Cap: US$1.301b
  • Shares outstanding: 104.79m
  • Website: https://www.brightview.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • BrightView Holdings, Inc.
  • 980 Jolly Road
  • Suite 300
  • Blue Bell
  • Pennsylvania
  • 19422
  • United States

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
BVNYSE (New York Stock Exchange)YesCommon StockUSUSDJun 2018
7BVDB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesCommon StockDEEURJun 2018

Biography

BrightView Holdings, Inc. provides commercial landscaping services in the United States. It operates through two segments, Maintenance Services and Development Services. The Maintenance Services segment de ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/08/14 01:16
End of Day Share Price2020/08/13 00:00
Earnings2020/06/30
Annual Earnings2019/09/30


Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.