SEAT Stock Overview
Vivid Seats Inc. operates as an online secondary marketplace for tickets in the United States and Canada.
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Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||US$8.14|
|52 Week High||US$14.35|
|52 Week Low||US$7.02|
|1 Month Change||3.17%|
|3 Month Change||-25.18%|
|1 Year Change||-18.68%|
|3 Year Change||n/a|
|5 Year Change||n/a|
|Change since IPO||-18.60%|
Recent News & Updates
There May Be Reason For Hope In Vivid Seats' (NASDAQ:SEAT) Disappointing Earnings
The market shrugged off the recent earnings report from Vivid Seats Inc. ( NASDAQ:SEAT ), despite the profit numbers...
|SEAT||US Online Retail||US Market|
Return vs Industry: SEAT exceeded the US Online Retail industry which returned -41.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SEAT exceeded the US Market which returned -20.5% over the past year.
|SEAT Average Weekly Movement||10.5%|
|Online Retail Industry Average Movement||13.0%|
|Market Average Movement||8.0%|
|10% most volatile stocks in US Market||16.6%|
|10% least volatile stocks in US Market||3.1%|
Stable Share Price: SEAT is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 11% a week.
Volatility Over Time: SEAT's weekly volatility (11%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Vivid Seats Inc. operates as an online secondary marketplace for tickets in the United States and Canada. The company operates in two segments, Marketplace and Resale. The Marketplace segment acts as an intermediary between event ticket buyers and sellers; processes ticket sales on its website and mobile applications through its distribution partners; and sells tickets for live sports, concerts, and theater shows, and other live events.
Vivid Seats Fundamentals Summary
|SEAT fundamental statistics|
Is SEAT overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|SEAT income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||US$118.86m|
Last Reported Earnings
Mar 31, 2022
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||0.068|
|Net Profit Margin||0.98%|
How did SEAT perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
Is SEAT undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 2/6
Price-To-Earnings vs Peers
Price-To-Earnings vs Industry
Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio
Below Fair Value
Significantly Below Fair Value
Key Valuation Metric
Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for SEAT?
Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.
|What is SEAT's n/a Ratio?|
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers
How does SEAT's PE Ratio compare to its peers?
|SEAT PE Ratio vs Peers|
|Company||PE||Estimated Growth||Market Cap|
Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: SEAT is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (119.7x) compared to the peer average (21.8x).
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry
How does SEAT's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the U.S. Online Retail Industry?
Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: SEAT is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (119.7x) compared to the US Online Retail industry average (17.5x)
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio
What is SEAT's PE Ratio compared to its Fair PE Ratio? This is the expected PE Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.
|Current PE Ratio||119.7x|
|Fair PE Ratio||16x|
Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: SEAT is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (119.7x) compared to the estimated Fair Price-To-Earnings Ratio (16x).
Share Price vs Fair Value
What is the Fair Price of SEAT when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.
Below Fair Value: SEAT ($8.14) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($40.55)
Significantly Below Fair Value: SEAT is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: SEAT is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (5.2x)
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How is Vivid Seats forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 9 analysts?
Future Growth Score4/6
Future Growth Score 4/6
Earnings vs Savings Rate
Earnings vs Market
High Growth Earnings
Revenue vs Market
High Growth Revenue
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: SEAT's forecast earnings growth (23.2% per year) is above the savings rate (1.9%).
Earnings vs Market: SEAT's earnings (23.2% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (13.9% per year).
High Growth Earnings: SEAT's earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: SEAT's revenue (10.2% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (8.3% per year).
High Growth Revenue: SEAT's revenue (10.2% 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 SEAT's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
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How has Vivid Seats performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score2/6
Past Performance Score 2/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical Retail annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SEAT has a large one-off loss of $54.4M impacting its March 31 2022 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: SEAT became profitable in the past.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SEAT has become profitable over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: SEAT has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: SEAT has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Online Retail industry (-18.3%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: SEAT's Return on Equity (1%) is considered low.
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How is Vivid Seats's financial position?
Financial Health Score3/6
Financial Health Score 3/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SEAT's short term assets ($461.9M) do not cover its short term liabilities ($540.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: SEAT's short term assets ($461.9M) exceed its long term liabilities ($302.2M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SEAT has more cash than its total debt.
Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if SEAT's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: SEAT's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (79%).
Interest Coverage: SEAT's interest payments on its debt are not well covered by EBIT (2.3x coverage).
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What is Vivid Seats's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 0/6
Future Dividend Coverage
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate SEAT's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate SEAT's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if SEAT's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if SEAT's dividend payments have been increasing.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as SEAT has not reported any payouts.
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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Stan Chia (39 yo)
Mr. Stanley Chia, also known as Stan, is Chief Executive Officer and Director at Vivid Seats Inc. He has been Chief Executive Officer of Vivid Seats Ltd. since November 2018 and serves as President. Mr. Ch...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Stan's total compensation ($USD8.32M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD5.50M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Stan's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: SEAT's management team is considered experienced (3.5 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: SEAT's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 0.7 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.
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
Dilution of Shares: Insufficient data to determine if shareholders have been diluted in the past year.
Vivid Seats Inc.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Vivid Seats Inc.
- Ticker: SEAT
- Exchange: NasdaqGS
- Founded: 2001
- Industry: Internet and Direct Marketing Retail
- Sector: Retail
- Implied Market Cap: US$1.608b
- Market Cap: US$645.022m
- Shares outstanding: 197.44m
- Website: https://www.vividseats.com
Number of Employees
- Vivid Seats Inc.
- 111 North Canal Street
- Suite 800
- United States
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/06/24 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/06/24 00:00|
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.