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Executive Summary

Dun & Bradstreet Holdings, Inc. provides business decisioning data and analytics in North America and internationally. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Moderate growth potential with worrying balance sheet.


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Share Price & News

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


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: DNB is less volatile than 75% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.

Volatility Over Time: Insufficient data to determine DNB's volatility change over the past year.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-2.4%

DNB

-0.8%

US Professional Services

-0.5%

US Market


1 Year Return

n/a

DNB

24.8%

US Professional Services

18.3%

US Market

Return vs Industry: Insufficient data to determine how DNB performed against the US Professional Services industry.

Return vs Market: Insufficient data to determine how DNB performed against the US Market.


Shareholder returns

DNBIndustryMarket
7 Day-2.4%-0.8%-0.5%
30 Day2.3%8.7%3.6%
90 Day7.7%8.8%5.6%
1 Yearn/a25.7%24.8%21.0%18.3%
3 Yearn/a61.0%56.5%45.2%35.6%
5 Yearn/a106.5%95.9%89.8%68.8%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


Simply Wall St News

No news available

Valuation

Is Dun & Bradstreet Holdings undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

3.21x

Price to Book (PB) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: DNB ($27.39) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($15.46)

Significantly Below Fair Value: DNB is trading above our estimate of fair value.


Price To Earnings Ratio

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

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


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: DNB is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3.2x) compared to the US Professional Services industry average (3x).


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Future Growth

How is Dun & Bradstreet Holdings forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 10 analysts?

84.4%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

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

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

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

Revenue vs Market: DNB's revenue (4.3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (10.2% per year).

High Growth Revenue: DNB's revenue (4.3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: DNB's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (8.3%).


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Past Performance

How has Dun & Bradstreet Holdings performed over the past 5 years?

-57.5%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: DNB is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: DNB is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: DNB is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 57.5% per year.

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

Earnings vs Industry: DNB is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Professional Services industry (-0.06%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: DNB has a negative Return on Equity (-9.36%), as it is currently unprofitable.


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Financial Health

How is Dun & Bradstreet Holdings's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: DNB's short term assets ($723.4M) do not cover its short term liabilities ($785.7M).

Long Term Liabilities: DNB's short term assets ($723.4M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($4.7B).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: DNB's debt to equity ratio (89.6%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: DNB had negative shareholder equity 5 years ago, but is now positive and has therefore improved.

Debt Coverage: DNB's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (5.7%).

Interest Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if DNB's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT.


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is Dun & Bradstreet Holdings's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

0.044%

Forecast Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

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

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

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if DNB's dividend payments have been increasing.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: DNB is not paying a notable dividend for the US market.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of DNB'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?

1.8yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Anthony Jabbour (52 yo)

1.75yrs

Tenure

US$18,356,184

Compensation

Mr. William Patrick Foley II, also known as Bill, serves as Chairman of the Board at The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation (formerly known as Dun & Bradstreet Holdings, Inc.). Mr. Foley is the Founder of FGL Ho...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Anthony's total compensation ($USD18.36M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD11.00M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare Anthony's compensation with company performance.


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
William Foley
Executive Chairman1.75yrsUS$5.96m0.0055%
$ 635.8k
Anthony Jabbour
CEO & Director1.75yrsUS$18.36m0.14%
$ 15.7m
Stephen Daffron
President1.75yrsUS$16.20m0.80%
$ 92.8m
Bryan Hipsher
CFO & Treasurer1.75yrsUS$5.63m0.0069%
$ 794.5k
Joseph Reinhardt
Chief Legal Officer1.75yrsUS$4.80m0.10%
$ 11.7m
Thomas Rauker
Chief Operations Officer1.5yrsno datano data
Anthony Pietrontone
Principal Accounting Officer & Corporate Controllerno datano data0.0068%
$ 785.2k
Gil Shaked
Chief Technology Officer1.75yrsno datano data
Debra McCann
Senior VP of Investor Relations & Treasurerno datano datano data
Brian Alster
General Manager of Third-Party Risk & Complianceno datano datano data
Michele Caselnova
Chief Communications Officer & Chief of Staff0.83yrno datano data
Michael Bird
President of Sales & Marketing Solutions1.75yrsno datano data

1.8yrs

Average Tenure

56.5yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: DNB's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.8 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
William Foley
Executive Chairman1.75yrsUS$5.96m0.0055%
$ 635.8k
Anthony Jabbour
CEO & Director1.75yrsUS$18.36m0.14%
$ 15.7m
Chinh Chu
Director1.75yrsno data1.1%
$ 127.0m
Thomas Hagerty
Director1.75yrsno data0.0011%
$ 132.0k
Ganesh Rao
Director1.75yrsno data0.0011%
$ 132.0k
Richard Massey
Director1.75yrsUS$111.22k0.34%
$ 39.6m
James Quella
Independent Director1.75yrsUS$111.22k0.22%
$ 25.8m
Douglas Ammerman
Independent Director1.75yrsUS$155.70k0.0038%
$ 442.4k
Keith Jackson
Director0.25yrno data0.0011%
$ 132.0k

1.8yrs

Average Tenure

58yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: DNB's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 1.8 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: DNB insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: DNB only recently listed within the past 12 months.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Dun & Bradstreet Holdings, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Dun & Bradstreet Holdings, Inc.
  • Ticker: DNB
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Founded: 1841
  • Industry: Research and Consulting Services
  • Sector: Commercial Services
  • Market Cap: US$11.581b
  • Shares outstanding: 422.83m
  • Website: https://www.dnb.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Dun & Bradstreet Holdings, Inc.
  • 103 John F. Kennedy Parkway
  • Short Hills
  • New Jersey
  • 7078
  • United States

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
DNBNYSE (New York Stock Exchange)YesNew Common StockUSUSDJul 2020

Biography

Dun & Bradstreet Holdings, Inc. provides business decisioning data and analytics in North America and internationally. It offers finance and risk solutions, including D&B Finance Analytics, an online appli...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/11/23 00:28
End of Day Share Price2020/11/20 00:00
Earnings2020/09/30
Annual Earnings2019/12/31


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.