NYSE:PINS

Stock Analysis Report

Executive Summary

Pinterest, Inc. provides a visual discovery engine that helps users to discover ideas for various projects and interests worldwide.

Snowflake

Fundamentals

Exceptional growth potential with adequate balance sheet.

Risks

  • Pinterest has significant price volatility in the past 3 months.

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Share Price & News

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


Latest Share Price and Events


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-4.3%

NYSE:PINS

1.5%

US Interactive Media and Services

1.2%

US Market


1 Year Return

n/a

NYSE:PINS

4.5%

US Interactive Media and Services

1.7%

US Market

No trading data on PINS.

No trading data on PINS.


Share holder returns

PINSIndustryMarket
7 Day-4.3%1.5%1.2%
30 Day-9.9%4.0%4.9%
90 Day4.3%6.5%3.7%
1 Yearn/a4.6%4.5%3.9%1.7%
3 Yearn/a47.0%47.0%47.2%37.7%
5 Yearn/a84.0%83.9%60.0%42.4%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


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Valuation

Is Pinterest undervalued based on future cash flows and its price relative to the stock market?

7.6x

Price to Book (PB) ratio


Intrinsic Value Based on Future Cash Flows

Pinterest's share price is above the future cash flow value, it's not available at a moderate discount (< 20%).

Pinterest's share price is above the future cash flow value, it's not available at a substantial discount (< 40%).


Price Based on Earnings

Pinterest is loss making, we can't compare its value to the US Interactive Media and Services industry average.

Pinterest is loss making, we can't compare the value of its earnings to the United States of America market.


Price Based on Expected Growth

Unable to calculate PEG ratio for Pinterest, we can't assess if its growth is good value.


Price Based on Value of Assets

Pinterest is overvalued based on assets compared to the US Interactive Media and Services industry average.


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Future Growth

How is Pinterest expected to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 18 analysts?

78.5%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Estimates


Future Annual Growth Analysis

Pinterest's revenue is expected to grow significantly at over 20% yearly.

Pinterest's earnings are expected to grow significantly at over 20% yearly.

Pinterest's revenue growth is expected to exceed the United States of America market average.

Pinterest's earnings growth is expected to exceed the United States of America market average.

Pinterest's earnings growth is expected to exceed the low risk savings rate of 2.7%.


Earnings per Share Growth Estimates


Future Return on Equity

Pinterest is expected to efficiently use shareholders’ funds in the future (Return on Equity greater than 20%).


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Past Performance

How has Pinterest performed over the past 5 years?

-924.3%

Last years earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Pinterest does not make a profit and there is insufficient past data to establish if their 5 year on year earnings growth rate was positive.

Unable to compare Pinterest's 1-year earnings growth to the 5-year average as it is not currently profitable.

Unable to compare Pinterest's 1-year growth to the US Interactive Media and Services industry average as it is not currently profitable.


Return on Equity

It is difficult to establish if Pinterest has efficiently used shareholders’ funds last year (Return on Equity greater than 20%) as it is loss-making.


Return on Assets

It is difficult to establish if Pinterest has efficiently used its assets last year compared to the US Interactive Media and Services industry average (Return on Assets) as it is loss-making.


Return on Capital Employed

It is difficult to establish if Pinterest improved its use of capital last year versus 3 years ago (Return on Capital Employed) as it is currently loss-making.


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Financial Health

How is Pinterest's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Pinterest is able to meet its short term (1 year) commitments with its holdings of cash and other short term assets.

Pinterest's cash and other short term assets cover its long term commitments.


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Pinterest's level of debt (-1%) compared to net worth is satisfactory (less than 40%).

Unable to establish if Pinterest's debt level has increased without past 5-year debt data.


Balance Sheet

Low level of unsold assets.

Debt is not covered by short term assets, assets are -102.6x debt.


Cash Runway Analysis

For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.

Pinterest has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years based on current free cash flow.

Unable to confirm if Pinterest has at least 1 year of cash runway based on growing free cash flows without relevant data.


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Dividend

What is Pinterest's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield and Payments Analysis

Unable to evaluate Pinterest's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers as the company has not reported any payouts.

Unable to evaluate Pinterest's dividend against the top 25% market benchmark as the company has not reported any payouts.

Unable to perform a dividend volatility check as Pinterest has not reported any payouts.

Unable to verify if Pinterest's dividend has been increasing as the company has not reported any payouts.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as Pinterest has not reported any payouts.


Future Payout to Shareholders

No need to calculate the sustainability of Pinterest's dividends in 3 years as they are not expected to pay a notable one for United States of America.


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Management

What is the CEO of Pinterest's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

2.3yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Ben Silbermann (36yo)

0yrs

Tenure

0

Mr. Benjamin Silbermann, also known as Ben, is Co-Founder of Pinterest, Inc. and serves as its Chairman of the Board of Directors, President and Chief Executive Officer. Prior to co-founding Pinterest, Mr. ...


Management Age and Tenure

2.3yrs

Average Tenure

45.5yo

Average Age

The tenure for the Pinterest management team is about average.


Board Age and Tenure

2.5yrs

Average Tenure

54yo

Average Age

The average tenure for the Pinterest board of directors is less than 3 years, this suggests a new board.


Insider Trading

No 3 month open market individual insider trading information.


Recent Insider Transactions

BuyUS$1,081,51626 Apr 19
Fredric Reynolds
EntityIndividual
Role
Member of the Board of Directors
Director
Shares40,000
Max PriceUS$27.04

Ownership Breakdown


Management Team

  • Todd Morgenfeld (47yo)

    Chief Financial Officer

    • Tenure: 2.8yrs
  • Françoise Brougher (54yo)

    Chief Operating Officer

    • Tenure: 1.5yrs
  • Ben Silbermann (36yo)

    Chairman

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Jon Kaplan

    Head of Global Sales

    • Tenure: 3.5yrs
  • Evan Sharp (36yo)

    Co-Founder

    • Tenure: 0.5yrs
  • Jane Penner

    Head of Investor Relations

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Lily Yang (47yo)

    Chief Accounting Officer

    • Tenure: 2.3yrs
  • Randy Keller

    Head of Search

    • Tenure: 2.6yrs
  • Chuck Rosenberg

    Head of Computer Vision Department

    • Tenure: 1.7yrs
  • Christine Flores (44yo)

    General Counsel & Secretary

    • Tenure: 2.3yrs

Board Members

  • Jeff Jordan (60yo)

    Director

    • Tenure: 7.9yrs
  • Fred Reynolds (68yo)

    Director

    • Tenure: 1.8yrs
  • Leslie Kilgore (54yo)

    Director

    • Tenure: 0.5yrs
  • Jeremy Levine (45yo)

    Director

    • Tenure: 8.4yrs
  • Ben Silbermann (36yo)

    Chairman

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Evan Sharp (36yo)

    Co-Founder

    • Tenure: 0.5yrs
  • Michelle Wilson (56yo)

    Director

    • Tenure: 3.3yrs

Company Information

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


Key Information

  • Name: Pinterest, Inc.
  • Ticker: PINS
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Founded: 2008
  • Industry: Interactive Media and Services
  • Sector: Media
  • Market Cap: US$15.760b
  • Shares outstanding: 542.71m
  • Website: https://www.pinterest.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Pinterest, Inc.
  • 505 Brannan Street
  • San Francisco
  • California
  • 94107
  • United States

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
PINSNYSE (New York Stock Exchange)YesClass A Common StockUSUSDApr 2019
PINS *BMV (Bolsa Mexicana de Valores)YesClass A Common StockMXMXNApr 2019

Biography

Pinterest, Inc. provides a visual discovery engine that helps users to discover ideas for various projects and interests worldwide. Its platform allows users to discover ideas for daily activities, remodel ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2019/09/15 01:37
End of Day Share Price2019/09/13 00:00
Earnings2019/06/30
Annual Earnings2018/12/31


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.