SCI

Service Corporation InternationalNYSE:SCI Stock Report

Market Cap

US$10.4b

7D

-0.8%

1Y

54.3%

Updated

19 Sep, 2021

Data

Company Financials +
SCI fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation2/6
Future Growth1/6
Past Performance5/6
Financial Health3/6
Dividends5/6

SCI Overview

Service Corporation International provides deathcare products and services in the United States and Canada.

Service Corporation International Competitors

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Hillenbrand

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InvoCare

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Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Service Corporation International
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$61.77
52 Week HighUS$39.10
52 Week LowUS$65.74
Beta0.67
1 Month Change-3.33%
3 Month Change17.41%
1 Year Change54.31%
3 Year Change40.58%
5 Year Change133.54%
Change since IPO1,049.21%

Recent News & Updates

Sep 12
Service Corporation International (NYSE:SCI) Will Pay A Larger Dividend Than Last Year At US$0.23

Service Corporation International (NYSE:SCI) Will Pay A Larger Dividend Than Last Year At US$0.23

Service Corporation International's ( NYSE:SCI ) dividend will be increasing to US$0.23 on 30th of September. Despite...

Aug 29
Service Corporation International's (NYSE:SCI) Shareholders Will Receive A Bigger Dividend Than Last Year

Service Corporation International's (NYSE:SCI) Shareholders Will Receive A Bigger Dividend Than Last Year

The board of Service Corporation International ( NYSE:SCI ) has announced that it will be increasing its dividend on...

Aug 15
Service Corporation International's (NYSE:SCI) Dividend Will Be Increased To US$0.23

Service Corporation International's (NYSE:SCI) Dividend Will Be Increased To US$0.23

Service Corporation International ( NYSE:SCI ) will increase its dividend on the 30th of September to US$0.23. Despite...

Shareholder Returns

SCIUS Consumer ServicesUS Market
7D-0.8%0.07%-0.6%
1Y54.3%-53.8%33.8%

Return vs Industry: SCI exceeded the US Consumer Services industry which returned -53.8% over the past year.

Return vs Market: SCI exceeded the US Market which returned 33.8% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is SCI's price volatile compared to industry and market?
SCI volatility
SCI Beta0.67
Industry Beta0.90
Market Beta1

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

Volatility Over Time: SCI's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
196220,319Tom Ryanhttps://www.sci-corp.com

Service Corporation International provides deathcare products and services in the United States and Canada. The company operates through Funeral and Cemetery segments. Its funeral service and cemetery operations comprise funeral service locations, cemeteries, funeral service/cemetery combination locations, crematoria, and other businesses.

Service Corporation International Fundamentals Summary

How do Service Corporation International's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
SCI fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$10.35b
Earnings (TTM)US$715.04m
Revenue (TTM)US$3.95b

14.5x

P/E Ratio

2.6x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
SCI income statement (TTM)
RevenueUS$3.95b
Cost of RevenueUS$2.73b
Gross ProfitUS$1.23b
ExpensesUS$510.19m
EarningsUS$715.04m

Last Reported Earnings

Jun 30, 2021

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)4.17
Gross Margin30.99%
Net Profit Margin18.08%
Debt/Equity Ratio192.4%

How did SCI perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Dividends

1.5%

Current Dividend Yield

20%

Payout Ratio

Valuation

Is Service Corporation International undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

14.48x

Price to Earnings (PE) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: SCI ($61.77) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($40.19)

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


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: SCI is good value based on its PE Ratio (14.5x) compared to the US Consumer Services industry average (14.7x).

PE vs Market: SCI is good value based on its PE Ratio (14.5x) compared to the US market (17.8x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: SCI's earnings are forecast to decline next year, so we can't calculate its PEG ratio.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: SCI is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (5.4x) compared to the US Consumer Services industry average (1.9x).


Future Growth

How is Service Corporation International forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 4 analysts?

-9.5%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: SCI's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-9.5% per year).

Earnings vs Market: SCI's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-9.5% per year).

High Growth Earnings: SCI's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: SCI's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-2.2% per year).

High Growth Revenue: SCI's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-2.2% per year).


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: SCI's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (22.9%)


Past Performance

How has Service Corporation International performed over the past 5 years?

15.8%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: SCI has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: SCI's current net profit margins (18.1%) are higher than last year (12.5%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: SCI's earnings have grown by 15.8% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: SCI's earnings growth over the past year (76.4%) exceeds its 5-year average (15.8% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: SCI earnings growth over the past year (76.4%) exceeded the Consumer Services industry 35.4%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: Whilst SCI's Return on Equity (37.29%) is high, this metric is skewed due to their high level of debt.


Financial Health

How is Service Corporation International's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: SCI's short term assets ($586.6M) do not cover its short term liabilities ($691.5M).

Long Term Liabilities: SCI's short term assets ($586.6M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($12.7B).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: SCI's debt to equity ratio (192.4%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: SCI's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 256.6% to 192.4% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: SCI's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (25.2%).

Interest Coverage: SCI's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (7.2x coverage).


Balance Sheet


Dividend

What is Service Corporation International current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

1.49%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: SCI's dividend (1.49%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.33%).

High Dividend: SCI's dividend (1.49%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.6%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: SCI's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: SCI's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (19.7%), SCI's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: SCI's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (29.9% payout ratio).


Next Steps

Management

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

9.1yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Tom Ryan (56 yo)

16.58yrs

Tenure

US$11,529,920

Compensation

Mr. Thomas Luke Ryan, also known as Tom, had been Independent Trust Manager of Weingarten Realty Investors since August 7, 2012 until August 3, 2021. Mr. Ryan is the President of Service Corporation Intern...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Tom's total compensation ($USD11.53M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD11.33M).

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


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: SCI's management team is seasoned and experienced (9.1 years average tenure).


Board Members

Experienced Board: SCI's board of directors are considered experienced (6.3 years average tenure).


Ownership

Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: SCI insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Service Corporation International's employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Service Corporation International
  • Ticker: SCI
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Founded: 1962
  • Industry: Specialized Consumer Services
  • Sector: Consumer Services
  • Market Cap: US$10.351b
  • Shares outstanding: 167.58m
  • Website: https://www.sci-corp.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Service Corporation International
  • 1929 Allen Parkway
  • Houston
  • Texas
  • 77019
  • United States

Listings


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/09/19 22:04
End of Day Share Price2021/09/17 00:00
Earnings2021/06/30
Annual Earnings2020/12/31


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.