frontdoor, inc. provides home service plans in the United States. More Details
Slightly overvalued with limited growth.
Share Price & News
How has frontdoor's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: FTDR is less volatile than 75% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.
Volatility Over Time: FTDR's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
US Consumer Services
1 Year Return
US Consumer Services
Return vs Industry: FTDR underperformed the US Consumer Services industry which returned 34.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: FTDR underperformed the US Market which returned 19.8% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is frontdoor's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall Stfrontdoor, inc. (NASDAQ:FTDR) Just Reported Third-Quarter Earnings: Have Analysts Changed Their Mind On The Stock?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StIs frontdoor, inc. (NASDAQ:FTDR) Trading At A 27% Discount?
1 month ago | Simply Wall Stfrontdoor's (NASDAQ:FTDR) Stock Price Has Reduced 19% In The Past Year
Is frontdoor 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: FTDR ($47.59) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($63.3)
Significantly Below Fair Value: FTDR is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: FTDR is poor value based on its PE Ratio (31.2x) compared to the US Consumer Services industry average (23.5x).
PE vs Market: FTDR is poor value based on its PE Ratio (31.2x) compared to the US market (19.7x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: FTDR is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.7x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: FTDR has negative assets, so we can't compare its PB Ratio to the US Consumer Services industry average.
How is frontdoor forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 10 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: FTDR's forecast earnings growth (18% per year) is above the savings rate (2.2%).
Earnings vs Market: FTDR's earnings (18% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (22% per year).
High Growth Earnings: FTDR's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: FTDR's revenue (9.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (10.2% per year).
High Growth Revenue: FTDR's revenue (9.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: FTDR's Return on Equity is forecast to be very high in 3 years time (241.8%).
How has frontdoor performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: FTDR has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: FTDR's current net profit margins (9%) are lower than last year (11.2%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: FTDR's earnings have grown by 2.4% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: FTDR's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: FTDR had negative earnings growth (-13.9%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Consumer Services industry average (11.9%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: FTDR's liabilities exceed its assets, so it is difficult to calculate its Return on Equity.
How is frontdoor's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: FTDR has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering short term liabilities.
Long Term Liabilities: FTDR has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering long term liabilities.
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: FTDR has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than a high debt level.
Reducing Debt: FTDR's has negative shareholder equity, so we do not need to check if its debt has reduced over time.
Debt Coverage: FTDR's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (19.6%).
Interest Coverage: FTDR's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (4.1x coverage).
What is frontdoor current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate FTDR's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate FTDR'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 FTDR's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if FTDR'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 FTDR's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Rex Tibbens (51 yo)
Mr. Rexford J. Tibbens also known as Rex, has been President and Chief Executive Officer of frontdoor, inc. since May 15, 2018 and as its Director since September 2018. He was Chief Operating Officer of Ly...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Rex's total compensation ($USD5.52M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD5.14M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Rex's compensation has increased by more than 20% whilst company earnings have fallen more than 20% in the past year.
|Senior VP & CFO||2.33yrs||US$1.88m||0.014% |
|Senior VP||2.25yrs||US$1.73m||0.0066% |
|Senior Vice President of Operations||0.67yr||no data||no data|
|VP, Chief Accounting Officer & Controller||no data||no data||0.0040% |
|Senior VP & CTO||1.83yrs||no data||no data|
|VP of Investor Relations & Treasurer||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior VP & Chief Marketing Officer||0.67yr||no data||no data|
|Senior VP & Chief People Officer||1.67yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Customer Experience||2.08yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Business Development||2.08yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior VP & GM||0.67yr||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: FTDR's management team is not considered experienced ( 2 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
|Independent Director||2.08yrs||US$220.00k||0.017% |
|Independent Director||2.17yrs||US$200.00k||0.0094% |
|Independent Chairman||no data||US$370.00k||no data|
|Independent Director||2.17yrs||US$200.00k||0.0094% |
|Independent Director||2.08yrs||US$210.00k||0.025% |
|Independent Director||2.08yrs||US$200.00k||0.0092% |
Experienced Board: FTDR's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.1 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
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.
frontdoor, inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: frontdoor, inc.
- Ticker: FTDR
- Exchange: NasdaqGS
- Founded: 1971
- Industry: Specialized Consumer Services
- Sector: Consumer Services
- Market Cap: US$3.991b
- Shares outstanding: 85.45m
- Website: https://www.frontdoorhome.com
Number of Employees
- frontdoor, inc.
- 150 Peabody Place
- Suite 300
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|FTDR||NasdaqGS (Nasdaq Global Select)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Sep 2018|
|3I5||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Sep 2018|
frontdoor, inc. provides home service plans in the United States. The company’s home service plans cover the repair or replacement of principal components of approximately 21 household systems and applianc...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/11/27 23:45|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/11/27 00:00|
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