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Market Cap

US$52.0b

Last Updated

2021/04/16 22:56 UTC

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Executive Summary

Monster Beverage Corporation, through its subsidiaries, develops, markets, sells, and distributes energy drink beverages and concentrates in the United States and internationally. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Flawless balance sheet with outstanding track record.


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Share Price & News

How has Monster Beverage's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

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

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


Market Performance


7 Day Return

3.0%

MNST

2.0%

US Beverage

1.3%

US Market


1 Year Return

57.9%

MNST

19.1%

US Beverage

53.9%

US Market

Return vs Industry: MNST exceeded the US Beverage industry which returned 19.1% over the past year.

Return vs Market: MNST exceeded the US Market which returned 53.9% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

MNSTIndustryMarket
7 Day3.0%2.0%1.3%
30 Day10.8%6.2%3.3%
90 Day7.1%7.1%8.9%
1 Year57.9%57.9%22.3%19.1%56.6%53.9%
3 Year73.8%73.8%42.0%31.2%64.4%53.6%
5 Year139.5%139.5%57.3%37.3%120.4%95.7%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Monster Beverage's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is Monster Beverage undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

36.89x

Price to Earnings (PE) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: MNST ($98.17) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($90.54)

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


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: MNST is poor value based on its PE Ratio (36.9x) compared to the US Beverage industry average (29x).

PE vs Market: MNST is poor value based on its PE Ratio (36.9x) compared to the US market (22.5x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: MNST is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (4.6x)


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: MNST is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (10x) compared to the US Beverage industry average (7.1x).


Future Growth

How is Monster Beverage forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 17 analysts?

8.0%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: MNST's forecast earnings growth (8% per year) is above the savings rate (2%).

Earnings vs Market: MNST's earnings (8% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (18.1% per year).

High Growth Earnings: MNST's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.

Revenue vs Market: MNST's revenue (10.1% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (9.3% per year).

High Growth Revenue: MNST's revenue (10.1% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: MNST's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (28.3%)


Past Performance

How has Monster Beverage performed over the past 5 years?

15.0%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: MNST has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: MNST's current net profit margins (30.7%) are higher than last year (26.4%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: MNST's earnings have grown by 15% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: MNST's earnings growth over the past year (27.2%) exceeds its 5-year average (15% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: MNST earnings growth over the past year (27.2%) exceeded the Beverage industry 6.2%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: MNST's Return on Equity (27.3%) is considered high.


Financial Health

How is Monster Beverage's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: MNST's short term assets ($3.1B) exceed its short term liabilities ($750.0M).

Long Term Liabilities: MNST's short term assets ($3.1B) exceed its long term liabilities ($291.9M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: MNST is debt free.

Reducing Debt: MNST had no debt 5 years ago.

Debt Coverage: MNST has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.

Interest Coverage: MNST has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.


Balance Sheet


Dividend

What is Monster Beverage current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate MNST's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate MNST'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 MNST's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if MNST'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 MNST's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.


Next Steps

Management

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

0.3yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Rodney Sacks (70 yo)

0.25

Tenure

US$13,982,434

Compensation

Mr. Rodney Cyril Sacks, H.Dip.Law, H.Dip.Tax has been the Chairman at Monster Beverage Corporation (formerly, Hansen Natural Corporation) since November 1990 and also serves as its Co-Chief Executive Offic...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Rodney's total compensation ($USD13.98M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD11.14M).

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


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: MNST's management team is not considered experienced ( 0.3 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.


Board Members

Experienced Board: MNST's board of directors are considered experienced (7.1 years average tenure).


Ownership

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


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: MNST 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

Monster Beverage Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Monster Beverage Corporation
  • Ticker: MNST
  • Exchange: NasdaqGS
  • Founded: 1990
  • Industry: Soft Drinks
  • Sector: Food, Beverage & Tobacco
  • Market Cap: US$51.995b
  • Shares outstanding: 528.14m
  • Website: https://www.monsterbevcorp.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Monster Beverage Corporation
  • 1 Monster Way
  • Corona
  • California
  • 92879
  • United States

Listings


Biography

Monster Beverage Corporation, through its subsidiaries, develops, markets, sells, and distributes energy drink beverages and concentrates in the United States and internationally. It operates through three...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/04/16 22:56
End of Day Share Price2021/04/16 00:00
Earnings2020/12/31
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.