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Market Cap

US$27.4b

Last Updated

2021/05/17 23:02 UTC

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Executive Summary

Zillow Group, Inc., a digital real estate company, operates real estate brands on mobile applications and websites in the United States. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

High growth potential with acceptable track record.


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Share Price & News

How has Zillow Group's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: ZG is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 10% a week.

Volatility Over Time: ZG's weekly volatility (10%) has been stable over the past year.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-2.0%

ZG

0.9%

US Interactive Media and Services

-0.6%

US Market


1 Year Return

125.7%

ZG

61.1%

US Interactive Media and Services

46.0%

US Market

Return vs Industry: ZG exceeded the US Interactive Media and Services industry which returned 62.8% over the past year.

Return vs Market: ZG exceeded the US Market which returned 50.8% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

ZGIndustryMarket
7 Day-2.0%0.9%-0.6%
30 Day-18.0%-0.9%-1.8%
90 Day-45.2%2.9%0.2%
1 Year125.7%125.7%61.2%61.1%48.4%46.0%
3 Year115.3%115.3%83.3%83.0%60.5%50.4%
5 Year294.5%294.5%184.3%183.8%125.9%100.9%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


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Valuation

Is Zillow Group undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

5.0%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: ZG ($111.59) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($117.42)

Significantly Below Fair Value: ZG is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: ZG is poor value based on its PE Ratio (487.3x) compared to the US Interactive Media and Services industry average (36.5x).

PE vs Market: ZG is poor value based on its PE Ratio (487.3x) compared to the US market (19.8x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: ZG is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (7.8x)


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: ZG is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (5x) compared to the US Interactive Media and Services industry average (3.7x).


Future Growth

How is Zillow Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 20 analysts?

62.6%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: ZG's forecast earnings growth (62.6% per year) is above the savings rate (2%).

Earnings vs Market: ZG's earnings (62.6% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (14.6% per year).

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

Revenue vs Market: ZG's revenue (32.9% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (9% per year).

High Growth Revenue: ZG's revenue (32.9% per year) is forecast to grow faster than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: ZG's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (6.1%).


Past Performance

How has Zillow Group performed over the past 5 years?

-9.8%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: ZG has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: ZG became profitable in the past.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: ZG has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by -9.8% per year.

Accelerating Growth: ZG has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: ZG has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Interactive Media and Services industry (6.4%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: ZG's Return on Equity (1%) is considered low.


Financial Health

How is Zillow Group's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: ZG's short term assets ($5.8B) exceed its short term liabilities ($933.4M).

Long Term Liabilities: ZG's short term assets ($5.8B) exceed its long term liabilities ($1.8B).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: ZG's debt to equity ratio (41%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: ZG's debt to equity ratio has increased from 8.6% to 41% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: ZG's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (16.1%).

Interest Coverage: ZG's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (1.4x coverage).


Balance Sheet


Dividend

What is Zillow Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

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

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

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ZG'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 ZG'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?

2.6yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Rich Barton (52 yo)

2.25yrs

Tenure

US$8,446,226

Compensation

Mr. Richard N. Barton, also known as Rich, serves as a Director of Altimeter Growth Corp. 2 since January 6, 2021. Mr. Barton has been Chief Executive Officer of Zillow Group, Inc. since February 21, 2019....


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Rich's total compensation ($USD8.45M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD11.20M).

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


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: ZG's management team is considered experienced (2.6 years average tenure).


Board Members

Experienced Board: ZG's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 15.6 years average tenure).


Ownership

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.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 12.1%.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Zillow Group, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Zillow Group, Inc.
  • Ticker: ZG
  • Exchange: NasdaqGS
  • Founded: 2004
  • Industry: Interactive Media and Services
  • Sector: Media
  • Market Cap: US$27.380b
  • Shares outstanding: 247.66m
  • Website: https://www.zillowgroup.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Zillow Group, Inc.
  • 1301 Second Avenue
  • Floor 31
  • Seattle
  • Washington
  • 98101
  • United States

Listings


Biography

Zillow Group, Inc., a digital real estate company, operates real estate brands on mobile applications and websites in the United States. It operates through three segments: Homes; Internet, Media & Technol...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/05/17 23:02
End of Day Share Price2021/05/17 00:00
Earnings2021/03/31
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.