Polaris Inc. designs, engineers, manufactures, and markets power sports vehicles worldwide. More Details
Adequate balance sheet with reasonable growth potential and pays a dividend.
Share Price & News
How has Polaris's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: PII is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.
Volatility Over Time: PII's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: PII underperformed the US Leisure industry which returned 116.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: PII exceeded the US Market which returned 36.2% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Polaris's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StRead This Before Buying Polaris Inc. (NYSE:PII) Shares
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StShareholders Of Polaris (NYSE:PII) Must Be Happy With Their 74% Return
1 month ago | Simply Wall StHere's What You Should Know About Polaris Inc.'s (NYSE:PII) 2.3% Dividend Yield
Is Polaris 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: PII ($129.48) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($138.57)
Significantly Below Fair Value: PII is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: PII is poor value based on its PE Ratio (64.2x) compared to the US Leisure industry average (29.7x).
PE vs Market: PII is poor value based on its PE Ratio (64.2x) compared to the US market (21.5x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: PII is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.2x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: PII is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (7x) compared to the US Leisure industry average (4.6x).
How is Polaris forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 14 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: PII's forecast earnings growth (55.2% per year) is above the savings rate (2%).
Earnings vs Market: PII's earnings (55.2% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (19.2% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: PII's revenue (7.3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (10% per year).
High Growth Revenue: PII's revenue (7.3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: PII's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (36.7%)
How has Polaris performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: PII has a large one-off loss of $379.2M impacting its December 31 2020 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: PII's current net profit margins (1.8%) are lower than last year (4.7%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: PII's earnings have declined by 15.2% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: PII's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: PII had negative earnings growth (-61.4%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Leisure industry average (26.6%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: PII's Return on Equity (10.9%) is considered low.
How is Polaris's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: PII's short term assets ($2.2B) exceed its short term liabilities ($1.9B).
Long Term Liabilities: PII's short term assets ($2.2B) exceed its long term liabilities ($1.6B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: PII's debt to equity ratio (126.9%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: PII's debt to equity ratio has increased from 45% to 126.9% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: PII's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (70.1%).
Interest Coverage: PII's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (8.9x coverage).
What is Polaris's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: PII's dividend (1.95%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.31%).
High Dividend: PII's dividend (1.95%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.64%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: PII's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: PII's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its high payout ratio (123%), PII's dividend payments are not well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: PII's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (29.5% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Mike Speetzen (50 yo)
Mr. Michael T. Speetzen, also known as Mike, serves as an Interim Chief Executive Officer at Polaris Inc. since January 1, 2021. He has been Director of Pentair Plc since April 30, 2018. He had been the Ch...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Mike's total compensation ($USD3.33M) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD6.35M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Mike's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Interim Chief Executive Officer||0.17yr||US$3.33m||0.052% |
|Senior VP & Chief Human Resources Officer||5.5yrs||US$2.48m||0.037% |
|Executive VP of Global Operations||6.25yrs||US$3.97m||0.087% |
|Interim CFO||0.17yr||US$3.76m||0.041% |
|Senior VP & Chief Technical Officer||3.17yrs||no data||no data|
|VP & Chief Information Officer||7.17yrs||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Investor Relations||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior VP||3.17yrs||US$5.69m||0.041% |
|Chief Marketing Officer and Senior Vice President of Customer Experience||4yrs||no data||no data|
|Managing Director of Polaris Sales International||no data||no data||no data|
|MD and VP of Australia & New Zealand||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior director of Polaris Government & Defense||no data||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: PII's management team is considered experienced (3.6 years average tenure).
|Chair of the Board & Lead Independent Director||0.17yr||US$267.55k||no data|
|Independent Director||7.42yrs||US$278.83k||0.0052% |
|Independent Director||3.58yrs||US$240.23k||0.0065% |
|Independent Director||18.17yrs||US$271.70k||no data|
|Executive Vice Chairman for TAP||2.92yrs||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||5.17yrs||US$237.62k||0.016% |
|Independent Director||10.17yrs||US$242.60k||0.0081% |
|Independent Director||11.17yrs||US$230.33k||no data|
|Independent Director||2yrs||US$227.44k||no data|
|Independent Director||5.67yrs||US$232.55k||0.0019% |
Experienced Board: PII's board of directors are considered experienced (5.4 years average tenure).
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
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Polaris Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Polaris Inc.
- Ticker: PII
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 1954
- Industry: Leisure Products
- Sector: Consumer Durables
- Market Cap: US$8.024b
- Shares outstanding: 61.97m
- Website: https://www.polaris.com
Number of Employees
- Polaris Inc.
- 2100 Highway 55
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|PII||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Sep 1987|
|PL6||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Sep 1987|
|PII *||BMV (Bolsa Mexicana de Valores)||Yes||Common Stock||MX||MXN||Sep 1987|
|0KJQ||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||GB||USD||Sep 1987|
Polaris Inc. designs, engineers, manufactures, and markets power sports vehicles worldwide. It operates in five segments: ORV/Snowmobiles, Motorcycles, Global Adjacent Markets, Aftermarket, and Boats. The ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/03/07 23:15|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/03/05 00:00|
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