Shutterstock, Inc., a technology company, provides content, and tools and services in North America, Europe, and internationally.
Flawless balance sheet with moderate growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has Shutterstock's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: SSTK has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
US Online Retail
1 Year Return
US Online Retail
Return vs Industry: SSTK underperformed the US Online Retail industry which returned 33.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SSTK underperformed the US Market which returned 7.1% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Shutterstock's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
2 days ago | Simply Wall StIntroducing Shutterstock (NYSE:SSTK), The Stock That Dropped 43% In The Last Five Years
3 weeks ago | Simply Wall StShutterstock, Inc. Just Beat EPS By 34%: Here's What Analysts Think Will Happen Next
1 month ago | Simply Wall StDo Shutterstock, Inc.’s (NYSE:SSTK) Returns On Capital Employed Make The Cut?
Is Shutterstock 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: SSTK ($37.09) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($11.57)
Significantly Below Fair Value: SSTK is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SSTK is poor value based on its PE Ratio (77.6x) compared to the Online Retail industry average (23.2x).
PE vs Market: SSTK is poor value based on its PE Ratio (77.6x) compared to the US market (15.6x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: SSTK is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (2.9x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SSTK is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (4x) compared to the US Online Retail industry average (2.8x).
How is Shutterstock forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 2 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: SSTK's forecast earnings growth (27.2% per year) is above the savings rate (2.2%).
Earnings vs Market: SSTK's earnings (27.2% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (21.6% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: SSTK's revenue (4.7% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (8.8% per year).
High Growth Revenue: SSTK's revenue (4.7% 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 SSTK's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Shutterstock performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SSTK has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: SSTK's current net profit margins (2.6%) are lower than last year (4.7%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SSTK's earnings have grown by 7.5% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: SSTK's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: SSTK had negative earnings growth (-43%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Online Retail industry average (0.6%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: SSTK's Return on Equity (5.2%) is considered low.
How is Shutterstock's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SSTK's short term assets ($369.7M) exceed its short term liabilities ($232.3M).
Long Term Liabilities: SSTK's short term assets ($369.7M) exceed its long term liabilities ($54.9M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SSTK is debt free.
Reducing Debt: SSTK has not had any debt for past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: SSTK has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: SSTK has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Shutterstock's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Upcoming Dividend Payment
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: SSTK's dividend (1.83%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.71%).
High Dividend: SSTK's dividend (1.83%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (4.54%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Too early to tell whether SSTK's dividend payments have been stable as they only just started paying a dividend.
Growing Dividend: Too early to tell if SSTK's dividend payments are increasing as they only just started paying a dividend.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (35.6%), SSTK's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Stan Pavlovsky (47yo)
Mr. Stan Pavlovsky has been the Chief Executive Officer and Director at Shutterstock, Inc. since April 1, 2020 and served as President and Chief Operating Officer since June 25, 2019 until April 1, 2020 an ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Stan's total compensation ($USD4.72M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD4.80M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare Stan's compensation with company performance.
|CEO & Director||0.083yr||US$4.72m||0.010% $132.6k|
|Chief Financial Officer||0.42yr||US$398.77k||no data|
|Chief Accounting Officer||3.42yrs||US$1.62m||0.046% $609.0k|
|Chief Technology Officer||0.50yr||no data||0.084% $1.1m|
|Senior Director of Corporate Development||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior VP||3.08yrs||no data||no data|
|Head of Global Communications||4.25yrs||no data||no data|
|Chief Product Officer||0.17yr||no data||no data|
|Chief Revenue Officer||0.17yr||no data||no data|
|Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer of WebDAM||6.5yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: SSTK's management team is not considered experienced ( 0.5 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
|CEO & Director||0.083yr||US$4.72m||0.010% $132.6k|
|Independent Director||8.08yrs||US$215.34k||0.037% $492.8k|
|Independent Presiding Director||5.58yrs||US$220.34k||0.042% $552.8k|
|Founder & Executive Chairman||17.33yrs||US$4.60m||45.34% $599.2m|
|Independent Director||4yrs||US$205.34k||0.026% $340.3k|
|Independent Director||5.08yrs||US$207.84k||0.030% $398.6k|
|Independent Director||0.83yr||US$165.76k||no data|
Experienced Board: SSTK's board of directors are considered experienced (5.1 years average tenure).
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: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Shutterstock, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Shutterstock, Inc.
- Ticker: SSTK
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 2003
- Industry: Internet and Direct Marketing Retail
- Sector: Retail
- Market Cap: US$1.322b
- Shares outstanding: 35.63m
- Website: https://www.shutterstock.com
Number of Employees
- Shutterstock, Inc.
- Empire State Building
- 21st Floor
- New York
- New York
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|SSTK||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Oct 2012|
|S3T||BST (Boerse-Stuttgart)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Oct 2012|
Shutterstock, Inc., a technology company, provides content, and tools and services in North America, Europe, and internationally. It offers image services consisting of photographs, vectors, and illustrations, which is used in visual communications, such as Websites, digital and print marketing materials, corporate communications, books, publications, and others; footage services, including video clips, filmed by industry experts and cinema grade video effects, and HD and 4K formats that are integrated into Websites, social media, marketing campaigns, and cinematic productions; and music services comprising music tracks and sound effects, which are used to complement digital imagery. The company provides its services under the Shutterstock, Bigstock, Offset, Shutterstock Select, Shutterstock Custom, Shutterstock Editorial, and Shutterstock Music and PremiumBeat names, as well as Superior search, Application programming interface, and Editor and Editor Pro tools to enhance workflow and project management needs, and search capabilities. It serves marketing professionals and organizations, media and broadcast companies, and small and medium-sized businesses through online platform. Shutterstock, Inc. was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in New York, New York.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/05/28 05:09|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/05/27 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.