Cantel Medical Corp. provides infection prevention and control products and services for the healthcare market. More Details
Acceptable track record with moderate growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has Cantel Medical's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: CMD is less volatile than 75% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.
Volatility Over Time: CMD's weekly volatility has decreased from 9% to 3% over the past year.
7 Day Return
US Medical Equipment
1 Year Return
US Medical Equipment
Return vs Industry: CMD exceeded the US Medical Equipment industry which returned 41.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: CMD exceeded the US Market which returned 53.9% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Cantel Medical's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Cantel Medical undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: CMD ($84.97) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($69.31)
Significantly Below Fair Value: CMD is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: CMD is poor value based on its PE Ratio (76.7x) compared to the US Medical Equipment industry average (50.2x).
PE vs Market: CMD is poor value based on its PE Ratio (76.7x) compared to the US market (22.3x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: CMD is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.8x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: CMD is good value based on its PB Ratio (4.5x) compared to the US Medical Equipment industry average (5x).
How is Cantel Medical forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 6 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: CMD's forecast earnings growth (41.6% per year) is above the savings rate (2%).
Earnings vs Market: CMD's earnings (41.6% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (18.5% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: CMD's revenue (8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (9.9% per year).
High Growth Revenue: CMD's revenue (8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if CMD's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Cantel Medical performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: CMD has a large one-off loss of $25.5M impacting its January 31 2021 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: CMD's current net profit margins (4.4%) are higher than last year (2%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: CMD's earnings have declined by 12.8% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: CMD's earnings growth over the past year (127%) exceeds its 5-year average (-12.8% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: CMD earnings growth over the past year (127%) exceeded the Medical Equipment industry 10.1%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: CMD's Return on Equity (5.9%) is considered low.
How is Cantel Medical's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: CMD's short term assets ($638.0M) exceed its short term liabilities ($234.5M).
Long Term Liabilities: CMD's short term assets ($638.0M) do not cover its long term liabilities ($1.0B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: CMD's debt to equity ratio (121.6%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: CMD's debt to equity ratio has increased from 31.3% to 121.6% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: CMD's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (21.2%).
Interest Coverage: CMD's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (2.3x coverage).
What is Cantel Medical current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Forecast Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate CMD's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate CMD's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if CMD's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if CMD's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: CMD is not paying a notable dividend for the US market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of CMD's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
George Fotiades (66 yo)
Mr. George L. Fotiades has been Chief Executive Officer at Cantel Medical Corp. since March 5, 2019 and serves as its Member of Office of the Chairman. He is an Operating Partner at FAPI focused on Pharma ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: George's total compensation ($USD1.27M) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD5.09M).
Compensation vs Earnings: George's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: CMD's management team is considered experienced (2.1 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: CMD's board of directors are considered experienced (8.1 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: CMD insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Cantel Medical Corp.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Cantel Medical Corp.
- Ticker: CMD
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 1963
- Industry: Health Care Equipment
- Sector: Healthcare
- Market Cap: US$3.498b
- Shares outstanding: 41.54m
- Website: https://www.cantelmedical.com
Number of Employees
- Cantel Medical Corp.
- 150 Clove Road
- 9th Floor
- Little Falls
- New Jersey
- United States
Cantel Medical Corp. provides infection prevention and control products and services for the healthcare market. The company’s Medical segment offers automated endoscope reprocessing systems; disinfectants ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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