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ALGN

Align Technology NasdaqGS:ALGN Stock Report

Last Price

US$273.89

Market Cap

US$21.2b

7D

5.5%

1Y

-53.4%

Updated

19 May, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
ALGN fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation3/6
Future Growth5/6
Past Performance5/6
Financial Health6/6
Dividends0/6

ALGN Stock Overview

Align Technology, Inc., a medical device company, designs, manufactures, and markets Invisalign clear aligners and iTero intraoral scanners and services for orthodontists and general practitioner dentists, and restorative and aesthetic dentistry.

Align Technology Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Align Technology
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$273.89
52 Week HighUS$737.45
52 Week LowUS$250.64
Beta1.76
1 Month Change-35.49%
3 Month Change-45.07%
1 Year Change-53.41%
3 Year Change-11.03%
5 Year Change93.71%
Change since IPO1,482.04%

Recent News & Updates

Apr 30
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Apr 11
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Shareholder Returns

ALGNUS Medical EquipmentUS Market
7D5.5%3.0%0.1%
1Y-53.4%-16.4%-12.7%

Return vs Industry: ALGN underperformed the US Medical Equipment industry which returned -15.5% over the past year.

Return vs Market: ALGN underperformed the US Market which returned -11.5% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is ALGN's price volatile compared to industry and market?
ALGN volatility
ALGN Average Weekly Movement9.4%
Medical Equipment Industry Average Movement10.6%
Market Average Movement8.0%
10% most volatile stocks in US Market17.0%
10% least volatile stocks in US Market3.0%

Stable Share Price: ALGN is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 9% a week.

Volatility Over Time: ALGN's weekly volatility (9%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
199723,625Joe Hoganhttps://www.aligntech.com

Align Technology, Inc., a medical device company, designs, manufactures, and markets Invisalign clear aligners and iTero intraoral scanners and services for orthodontists and general practitioner dentists, and restorative and aesthetic dentistry. It operates in two segments, Clear Aligner; and Scanners and Services. The Clear Aligner segment consists of comprehensive products, including Invisalign comprehensive treatment that addresses the orthodontic needs of teenage patients, such as mandibular advancement, compliance indicators, and compensation for tooth eruption; and Invisalign First Phase I and Invisalign First Comprehensive Phase 2 package for younger patients generally between the ages of seven and ten years, which is a mixture of primary/baby and permanent teeth.

Align Technology Fundamentals Summary

How do Align Technology's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
ALGN fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$21.21b
Earnings (TTM)US$705.94m
Revenue (TTM)US$4.03b

30.6x

P/E Ratio

5.4x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
ALGN income statement (TTM)
RevenueUS$4.03b
Cost of RevenueUS$1.06b
Gross ProfitUS$2.97b
Other ExpensesUS$2.26b
EarningsUS$705.94m

Last Reported Earnings

Mar 31, 2022

Next Earnings Date

Jul 27, 2022

Earnings per share (EPS)8.96
Gross Margin73.62%
Net Profit Margin17.51%
Debt/Equity Ratio0%

How did ALGN perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Valuation

Is Align Technology undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score

3/6

Valuation Score 3/6

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • PE vs Industry

  • PE vs Market

  • PEG Ratio

  • PB vs Industry


39.2%

Undervalued compared to fair value

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: ALGN ($273.89) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($450.11)

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


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: ALGN is good value based on its PE Ratio (30.6x) compared to the US Medical Equipment industry average (34.4x).

PE vs Market: ALGN is poor value based on its PE Ratio (30.6x) compared to the US market (15.5x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: ALGN is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.4x)


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: ALGN is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (5.9x) compared to the US Medical Equipment industry average (2.4x).


Future Growth

How is Align Technology forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 13 analysts?

Future Growth Score

5/6

Future Growth Score 5/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


21.9%

Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: ALGN's forecast earnings growth (21.9% per year) is above the savings rate (1.9%).

Earnings vs Market: ALGN's earnings (21.9% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (12.4% per year).

High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: ALGN's revenue (19.2% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (7.8% per year).

High Growth Revenue: ALGN's revenue (19.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: ALGN's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (21.2%)


Past Performance

How has Align Technology performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score

5/6

Past Performance Score 5/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


28.9%

Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: ALGN has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: ALGN's current net profit margins (17.5%) are higher than last year (16.3%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: ALGN's earnings have grown significantly by 28.9% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: ALGN's earnings growth over the past year (54.1%) exceeds its 5-year average (28.9% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: ALGN earnings growth over the past year (54.1%) exceeded the Medical Equipment industry 16.1%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: ALGN's Return on Equity (19.3%) is considered low.


Financial Health

How is Align Technology's financial position?

Financial Health Score

6/6

Financial Health Score 6/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: ALGN's short term assets ($2.5B) exceed its short term liabilities ($1.9B).

Long Term Liabilities: ALGN's short term assets ($2.5B) exceed its long term liabilities ($412.9M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: ALGN is debt free.

Reducing Debt: ALGN has not had any debt for past 5 years.

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

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


Balance Sheet


Dividend

What is Align Technology current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score

0/6

Dividend Score 0/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Future Dividend Coverage

Dividend Yield vs Market

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

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

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ALGN's dividend payments have been increasing.


Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.


Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as ALGN has not reported any payouts.


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Management

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

5.6yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Joe Hogan (64 yo)

6.92yrs

Tenure

US$21,591,400

Compensation

Mr. Joseph M. Hogan, also known as Joe, has been Chief Executive Officer and President of Align Technology, Inc. since June 01, 2015. Mr. Hogan serves as Member of Board of Advisors at Vizzia Technologies,...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Joe's total compensation ($USD21.59M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD13.26M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Joe's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: ALGN's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.6 years average tenure).


Board Members

Experienced Board: ALGN's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 12.5 years average tenure).


Ownership

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


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: ALGN insiders have bought more shares than they have sold 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

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


Key Information

  • Name: Align Technology, Inc.
  • Ticker: ALGN
  • Exchange: NasdaqGS
  • Founded: 1997
  • Industry: Health Care Supplies
  • Sector: Healthcare
  • Implied Market Cap: US$21.207b
  • Shares outstanding: 78.81m
  • Website: https://www.aligntech.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Align Technology, Inc.
  • 410 North Scottsdale Road
  • Suite 1300
  • Tempe
  • Arizona
  • 85281
  • United States

Listings


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/05/19 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/05/19 00:00
Earnings2022/03/31
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.