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Market Cap

US$3.8b

Last Updated

2021/04/11 23:09 UTC

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Executive Summary

Stamps.com Inc. provides Internet-based mailing and shipping solutions in the United States and Europe. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Flawless balance sheet and undervalued.


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Share Price & News

How has Stamps.com's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: STMP is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 8% a week.

Volatility Over Time: STMP's weekly volatility (8%) has been stable over the past year.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

0.6%

STMP

3.2%

US Online Retail

2.1%

US Market


1 Year Return

48.6%

STMP

60.3%

US Online Retail

56.3%

US Market

Return vs Industry: STMP underperformed the US Online Retail industry which returned 60.3% over the past year.

Return vs Market: STMP underperformed the US Market which returned 56.3% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

STMPIndustryMarket
7 Day0.6%3.2%2.1%
30 Day8.1%2.3%2.4%
90 Day-2.3%1.7%6.8%
1 Year48.6%48.6%60.5%60.3%59.1%56.3%
3 Year0.9%0.9%94.4%94.2%65.7%55.1%
5 Year121.0%121.0%304.1%303.5%122.3%97.7%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


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Valuation

Is Stamps.com undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

31.1%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: STMP ($205.64) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($298.65)

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


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: STMP is good value based on its PE Ratio (20.3x) compared to the US Online Retail industry average (34.2x).

PE vs Market: STMP is good value based on its PE Ratio (20.3x) compared to the US market (22.3x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: STMP's earnings are forecast to decline next year, so we can't calculate its PEG ratio.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: STMP is good value based on its PB Ratio (3.9x) compared to the US Online Retail industry average (6x).


Future Growth

How is Stamps.com forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 2 analysts?

-13.0%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: STMP's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-13% per year).

Earnings vs Market: STMP's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-13% per year).

High Growth Earnings: STMP's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: STMP's revenue (8.2% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (9.9% per year).

High Growth Revenue: STMP's revenue (8.2% 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 STMP's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time


Past Performance

How has Stamps.com performed over the past 5 years?

17.5%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: STMP has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: STMP's current net profit margins (23.6%) are higher than last year (10.4%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: STMP has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 17.5% per year.

Accelerating Growth: STMP's earnings growth over the past year (201.6%) exceeds its 5-year average (17.5% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: STMP earnings growth over the past year (201.6%) exceeded the Online Retail industry 66.3%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: STMP's Return on Equity (18.3%) is considered low.


Financial Health

How is Stamps.com's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: STMP's short term assets ($618.7M) exceed its short term liabilities ($230.1M).

Long Term Liabilities: STMP's short term assets ($618.7M) exceed its long term liabilities ($93.1M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: STMP's debt to equity ratio (1.5%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: STMP's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 72.6% to 1.5% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: STMP's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (1641.2%).

Interest Coverage: STMP's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (189.4x coverage).


Balance Sheet


Dividend

What is Stamps.com current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

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

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

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

4.4yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Ken McBride (52 yo)

19.67yrs

Tenure

US$5,749,476

Compensation

Mr. Kenneth T. McBride, also known as Ken, served as the Chief Executive Officer of Stamps.com Inc., since August 2001 until January 2012. Mr. McBride served as the Chief Financial Officer at Stamps.com In...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Ken's total compensation ($USD5.75M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD5.07M).

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


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: STMP's management team is considered experienced (4.4 years average tenure).


Board Members

Experienced Board: STMP's board of directors are considered experienced (6.9 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 7.7%.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

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


Key Information

  • Name: Stamps.com Inc.
  • Ticker: STMP
  • Exchange: NasdaqGS
  • Founded: 1996
  • Industry: Internet and Direct Marketing Retail
  • Sector: Retail
  • Market Cap: US$3.778b
  • Shares outstanding: 18.37m
  • Website: https://www.stamps.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Stamps.com Inc.
  • 1990 East Grand Avenue
  • El Segundo
  • California
  • 90245-5013
  • United States

Listings


Biography

Stamps.com Inc. provides Internet-based mailing and shipping solutions in the United States and Europe. It operates in two segments, Stamps.com and Metapack. The company offers mailing and shipping solutio...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/04/11 23:09
End of Day Share Price2021/04/09 00:00
Earnings2020/12/31
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.