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ADT NYSE:ADT Stock Report

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27 Jun, 2022


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ADT fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Future Growth5/6
Past Performance0/6
Financial Health2/6

ADT Stock Overview

ADT Inc. provides security, automation, and smart home solutions to consumer and business customers in the United States.

ADT Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for ADT
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$6.59
52 Week HighUS$11.18
52 Week LowUS$6.05
1 Month Change-12.83%
3 Month Change-16.05%
1 Year Change-40.25%
3 Year Change6.63%
5 Year Changen/a
Change since IPO-46.81%

Recent News & Updates

Jun 14
ADT (NYSE:ADT) Has Re-Affirmed Its Dividend Of US$0.035

ADT (NYSE:ADT) Has Re-Affirmed Its Dividend Of US$0.035

The board of ADT Inc. ( NYSE:ADT ) has announced that it will pay a dividend on the 5th of July, with investors...

May 31
ADT (NYSE:ADT) Is Due To Pay A Dividend Of US$0.035

ADT (NYSE:ADT) Is Due To Pay A Dividend Of US$0.035

The board of ADT Inc. ( NYSE:ADT ) has announced that it will pay a dividend of US$0.035 per share on the 5th of July...

May 09
ADT (NYSE:ADT) Has Re-Affirmed Its Dividend Of US$0.035

ADT (NYSE:ADT) Has Re-Affirmed Its Dividend Of US$0.035

ADT Inc. ( NYSE:ADT ) will pay a dividend of US$0.035 on the 5th of July. Based on this payment, the dividend yield...

Shareholder Returns

ADTUS Consumer ServicesUS Market

Return vs Industry: ADT exceeded the US Consumer Services industry which returned -48.8% over the past year.

Return vs Market: ADT underperformed the US Market which returned -18.4% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is ADT's price volatile compared to industry and market?
ADT volatility
ADT Average Weekly Movement6.4%
Consumer Services Industry Average Movement9.5%
Market Average Movement8.1%
10% most volatile stocks in US Market16.7%
10% least volatile stocks in US Market3.2%

Stable Share Price: ADT is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 6% a week.

Volatility Over Time: ADT's weekly volatility (6%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

187425,000Jim DeVries

ADT Inc. provides security, automation, and smart home solutions to consumer and business customers in the United States. It provides a range of fire detection, fire suppression, video surveillance, and access control systems to residential, commercial, and multi-site customers. The company primarily offers monitored security and automation solutions, including the installation and monitoring of security and premises automation systems designed to detect intrusion, control access, sense movement, smoke, fire, carbon monoxide, flooding, temperature, and other environmental conditions and hazards; and address personal emergencies, such as injuries, medical emergencies, or incapacitation.

ADT Fundamentals Summary

How do ADT's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
ADT fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$5.97b
Earnings (TTM)-US$241.28m
Revenue (TTM)US$5.55b


P/S Ratio


P/E Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
ADT income statement (TTM)
Cost of RevenueUS$1.68b
Gross ProfitUS$3.87b
Other ExpensesUS$4.11b

Last Reported Earnings

Mar 31, 2022

Next Earnings Date


Earnings per share (EPS)-0.27
Gross Margin69.74%
Net Profit Margin-4.35%
Debt/Equity Ratio298.3%

How did ADT perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison



Current Dividend Yield


Payout Ratio
We’ve recently updated our valuation analysis.


Is ADT undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score


Valuation Score 5/6

  • Price-To-Sales vs Peers

  • Price-To-Sales vs Industry

  • Price-To-Sales vs Fair Ratio

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • PEG Ratio

Key Valuation Metric

Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for ADT?

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

ADT key valuation metrics and ratios. From Price to Earnings, Price to Sales and Price to Book to Price to Earnings Growth Ratio, Enterprise Value and EBITDA.
Key Statistics
Enterprise Value/Revenue2.9x
Enterprise Value/EBITDA7.8x
PEG Ration/a

Price to Sales Ratio vs Peers

How does ADT's PS Ratio compare to its peers?

ADT PS Ratio vs Peers
The above table shows the PS ratio for ADT vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPSEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average2.9x
TMX Terminix Global Holdings
HRB H&R Block
MCW Mister Car Wash
SCI Service Corporation International

Price-To-Sales vs Peers: ADT is good value based on its Price-To-Sales Ratio (1.1x) compared to the peer average (2.9x).

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does ADT's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the US Consumer Services Industry?

Price-To-Sales vs Industry: ADT is good value based on its Price-To-Sales Ratio (1.1x) compared to the US Consumer Services industry average (1.6x)

Price to Sales Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is ADT's PS Ratio compared to its Fair PS Ratio? This is the expected PS Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.

ADT PS Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PS Ratio1.1x
Fair PS Ratio3.4x

Price-To-Sales vs Fair Ratio: ADT is good value based on its Price-To-Sales Ratio (1.1x) compared to the estimated Fair Price-To-Sales Ratio (3.4x).

Share Price vs Fair Value

What is the Fair Price of ADT when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.

Below Fair Value: ADT ($6.59) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($15.02)

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

Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate ADT's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.

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Future Growth

How is ADT forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 5 analysts?

Future Growth Score


Future Growth Score 5/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts

Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: ADT is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (1.9%).

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

High Growth Earnings: ADT is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: ADT's revenue (9.1% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (8.4% per year).

High Growth Revenue: ADT's revenue (9.1% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.

Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts

Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: ADT's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (27.6%)

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Past Performance

How has ADT performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score


Past Performance Score 0/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: ADT is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: ADT is currently unprofitable.

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: ADT is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 17% per year.

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

Earnings vs Industry: ADT is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Consumer Services industry (-10.4%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: ADT has a negative Return on Equity (-7.36%), as it is currently unprofitable.

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Financial Health

How is ADT's financial position?

Financial Health Score


Financial Health Score 2/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Stable Cash Runway

  • Forecast Cash Runway

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: ADT's short term assets ($1.1B) do not cover its short term liabilities ($1.6B).

Long Term Liabilities: ADT's short term assets ($1.1B) do not cover its long term liabilities ($12.2B).

Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: ADT's net debt to equity ratio (297.8%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: ADT's debt to equity ratio has increased from 266.2% to 298.3% 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 ADT has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if it maintains its current positive free cash flow level.

Forecast Cash Runway: ADT is unprofitable but has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years, due to free cash flow being positive and growing by 12.4% per year.

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What is ADT current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score


Dividend Score 2/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Future Dividend Coverage


Current Dividend Yield

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: ADT's dividend (2.12%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.57%).

High Dividend: ADT's dividend (2.12%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.23%).

Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Whilst dividend payments have been stable, ADT has been paying a dividend for less than 10 years.

Growing Dividend: ADT has only been paying a dividend for 4 years, and since then payments have not increased.

Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: ADT is paying a dividend but the company is unprofitable.

Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: With its high cash payout ratio (321.2%), ADT's dividend payments are not well covered by cash flows.

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


Average management tenure


Jim DeVries (58 yo)





Mr. James D. DeVries, also known as Jim, has been the President at ASG Intermediate Holding Corp. since September 2017. Mr. DeVries has been Chief Executive Officer of ADT Inc. since December 1, 2018 and P...

CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Jim's total compensation ($USD7.48M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD8.23M).

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

Leadership Team

Experienced Management: ADT's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.1 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.

Board Members

Experienced Board: ADT'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.

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 9.2%.

Top Shareholders

Company Information

ADT Inc.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources

Key Information

  • Name: ADT Inc.
  • Ticker: ADT
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Founded: 1874
  • Industry: Specialized Consumer Services
  • Sector: Consumer Services
  • Implied Market Cap: US$5.973b
  • Shares outstanding: 906.32m
  • Website:

Number of Employees


  • ADT Inc.
  • 1501 Yamato Road
  • Boca Raton
  • Florida
  • 33431
  • United States


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/06/27 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/06/27 00:00
Annual Earnings2021/12/31

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.