M.D.C. Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiaries, engages in the homebuilding and financial service businesses. More Details
Undervalued with high growth potential and pays a dividend.
Share Price & News
How has M.D.C. Holdings's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: MDC's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
US Consumer Durables
1 Year Return
US Consumer Durables
Return vs Industry: MDC underperformed the US Consumer Durables industry which returned 23.7% over the past year.
Return vs Market: MDC underperformed the US Market which returned 19.5% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is M.D.C. Holdings's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
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Is M.D.C. Holdings 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: MDC ($49.47) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($226.32)
Significantly Below Fair Value: MDC is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: MDC is good value based on its PE Ratio (11.8x) compared to the US Consumer Durables industry average (14.7x).
PE vs Market: MDC is good value based on its PE Ratio (11.8x) compared to the US market (19x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: MDC is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.4x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: MDC's PB Ratio (1.7x) is in line with the US Consumer Durables industry average.
How is M.D.C. Holdings 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: MDC's forecast earnings growth (28.3% per year) is above the savings rate (2.2%).
Earnings vs Market: MDC's earnings (28.3% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (22.1% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: MDC's revenue (17.2% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (10% per year).
High Growth Revenue: MDC's revenue (17.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: MDC's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (21%)
How has M.D.C. Holdings performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: MDC has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: MDC's current net profit margins (7.5%) are higher than last year (6.5%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: MDC's earnings have grown significantly by 28.2% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: MDC's earnings growth over the past year (30.1%) exceeds its 5-year average (28.2% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: MDC earnings growth over the past year (30.1%) exceeded the Consumer Durables industry 20%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: MDC's Return on Equity (14.1%) is considered low.
How is M.D.C. Holdings's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: MDC's short term assets ($3.4B) exceed its short term liabilities ($555.4M).
Long Term Liabilities: MDC's short term assets ($3.4B) exceed its long term liabilities ($1.1B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: MDC's debt to equity ratio (63.5%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: MDC's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 73.7% to 63.5% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: MDC's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (4.9%).
Interest Coverage: MDC earns more interest than it pays, so coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is M.D.C. Holdings's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: MDC's dividend (2.67%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.62%).
High Dividend: MDC's dividend (2.67%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.66%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: MDC's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: MDC's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (30.7%), MDC's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Larry Mizel (77 yo)
Mr. Larry A. Mizel serves as been Chief Executive Officer of M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. since January, 1972. Mr. Mizel served as President of M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. from March 1996 to July 1999. He has been the ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Larry's total compensation ($USD11.79M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD5.61M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Larry's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Chairman & CEO||32.75yrs||US$11.79m||4.05% |
|Senior VP & CFO||5.42yrs||US$2.83m||0.16% |
|Senior VP & General Counsel||25.83yrs||US$1.03m||0.29% |
|VP, Controller & Principal Accounting Officer||0.17yr||no data||0.0069% |
|Director of Corporate Finance & Assistant Treasurer||no data||no data||no data|
|Chief Information Officer & VP||13.17yrs||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Human Resources||no data||no data||no data|
|Regional President of N. California Arizona||0.75yr||no data||no data|
|Regional President of Maryland||0.75yr||no data||no data|
|President of Chicago Division||no data||no data||no data|
|Secretary & Corporate Counsel||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: MDC's management team is seasoned and experienced (9.3 years average tenure).
|Chairman & CEO||32.75yrs||US$11.79m||4.05% |
|Independent Director||7.42yrs||US$314.22k||0.085% |
|Independent Director||2.33yrs||US$296.22k||0.031% |
|Independent Lead Director||13.58yrs||US$560.22k||0.048% |
|Independent Director||8.75yrs||US$298.72k||0.048% |
|Independent Director||19.5yrs||US$297.72k||0.036% |
|Independent Director||14.5yrs||US$323.22k||0.043% |
|Independent Director||11.33yrs||US$309.72k||0.066% |
Experienced Board: MDC's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 12.5 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: MDC insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 2.3%.
M.D.C. Holdings, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: M.D.C. Holdings, Inc.
- Ticker: MDC
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 1972
- Industry: Homebuilding
- Sector: Consumer Durables
- Market Cap: US$3.136b
- Shares outstanding: 63.40m
- Website: https://www.richmondamerican.com
Number of Employees
- M.D.C. Holdings, Inc.
- 4350 South Monaco Street
- Suite 500
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|MDC||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Jan 1975|
|MDH||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Jan 1975|
|0JW5||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||GB||USD||Jan 1975|
M.D.C. Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiaries, engages in the homebuilding and financial service businesses. Its homebuilding operations include purchasing finished lots or developing lots for the constr ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/10/19 23:59|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/10/19 00:00|
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