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SMART Global Holdings NasdaqGS:SGH Stock Report

Last Price

US$23.20

Market Cap

US$1.2b

7D

0.2%

1Y

1.2%

Updated

25 May, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
SGH fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation3/6
Future Growth4/6
Past Performance4/6
Financial Health6/6
Dividends0/6

SGH Stock Overview

SMART Global Holdings, Inc. designs and manufactures specialty solutions for the computing, memory, and LED markets in the United states, Brazil, China, Europe, and internationally.

SMART Global Holdings Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for SMART Global Holdings
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$23.20
52 Week HighUS$37.25
52 Week LowUS$20.36
Beta1.17
1 Month Change-0.98%
3 Month Change-18.22%
1 Year Change1.16%
3 Year Change165.90%
5 Year Change254.20%
Change since IPO244.98%

Recent News & Updates

May 20
We Think SMART Global Holdings (NASDAQ:SGH) Can Manage Its Debt With Ease

We Think SMART Global Holdings (NASDAQ:SGH) Can Manage Its Debt With Ease

Howard Marks put it nicely when he said that, rather than worrying about share price volatility, 'The possibility of...

Shareholder Returns

SGHUS SemiconductorUS Market
7D0.2%-0.8%1.0%
1Y1.2%-4.5%-15.1%

Return vs Industry: SGH exceeded the US Semiconductor industry which returned -6.5% over the past year.

Return vs Market: SGH exceeded the US Market which returned -13.2% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is SGH's price volatile compared to industry and market?
SGH volatility
SGH Average Weekly Movement6.1%
Semiconductor Industry Average Movement8.6%
Market Average Movement7.8%
10% most volatile stocks in US Market16.8%
10% least volatile stocks in US Market2.9%

Stable Share Price: SGH is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 6% a week.

Volatility Over Time: SGH's weekly volatility (6%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
19883,900Mark Adamshttps://www.smartm.com

SMART Global Holdings, Inc. designs and manufactures specialty solutions for the computing, memory, and LED markets in the United states, Brazil, China, Europe, and internationally. It operates through Memory Solutions, Intelligent Platforms Solutions, and LED Solutions segments. The company offers dynamic random access memory modules for desktops, notebooks, servers, and smartphones; embedded and removable flash memory products; and flash component products.

SMART Global Holdings Fundamentals Summary

How do SMART Global Holdings's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
SGH fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$1.15b
Earnings (TTM)US$35.92m
Revenue (TTM)US$1.82b

32.1x

P/E Ratio

0.6x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
SGH income statement (TTM)
RevenueUS$1.82b
Cost of RevenueUS$1.38b
Gross ProfitUS$444.29m
Other ExpensesUS$408.36m
EarningsUS$35.92m

Last Reported Earnings

Feb 25, 2022

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)0.72
Gross Margin24.35%
Net Profit Margin1.97%
Debt/Equity Ratio138.2%

How did SGH perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Valuation

Is SMART Global Holdings undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score

3/6

Valuation Score 3/6

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • PE vs Industry

  • PE vs Market

  • PEG Ratio

  • PB vs Industry


>50%

Undervalued compared to fair value

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: SGH ($23.2) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($145.37)

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


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: SGH is poor value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (32.1x) compared to the US Semiconductor industry average (19.6x).

PE vs Market: SGH is poor value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (32.1x) compared to the US market (14.9x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: SGH is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.4x)


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: SGH's Price-To-Book Ratio (3.3x) is in line with the US Semiconductor industry average.


Future Growth

How is SMART Global Holdings forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 5 analysts?

Future Growth Score

4/6

Future Growth Score 4/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


74.2%

Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: SGH's forecast earnings growth (74.2% per year) is above the savings rate (1.9%).

Earnings vs Market: SGH's earnings (74.2% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (12.1% per year).

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

Revenue vs Market: SGH's revenue (5.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (7.7% per year).

High Growth Revenue: SGH's revenue (5.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: SGH's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time (38.6%)


Past Performance

How has SMART Global Holdings performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score

4/6

Past Performance Score 4/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


-11.0%

Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: SGH has a large one-off loss of $88.0M impacting its February 25 2022 financial results.

Growing Profit Margin: SGH's current net profit margins (2%) are higher than last year (1.4%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: SGH has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by -11% per year.

Accelerating Growth: SGH's earnings growth over the past year (123.8%) exceeds its 5-year average (-11% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: SGH earnings growth over the past year (123.8%) exceeded the Semiconductor industry 70.4%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: SGH's Return on Equity (10.8%) is considered low.


Financial Health

How is SMART Global Holdings's financial position?

Financial Health Score

6/6

Financial Health Score 6/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Debt Coverage

  • Interest Coverage

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: SGH's short term assets ($1.1B) exceed its short term liabilities ($533.8M).

Long Term Liabilities: SGH's short term assets ($1.1B) exceed its long term liabilities ($619.8M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: SGH's net debt to equity ratio (35.1%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: SGH's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 1030.1% to 138.2% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: SGH's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (29.5%).

Interest Coverage: SGH's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (8.9x coverage).


Balance Sheet


Dividend

What is SMART Global Holdings's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score

0/6

Dividend Score 0/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Future Dividend Coverage

Dividend Yield vs Market

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

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

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if SGH'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 SGH has not reported any payouts.


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Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

1.8yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Mark Adams (57 yo)

1.75yrs

Tenure

US$14,810,329

Compensation

Mr. Mark W. Adams has been President and Chief Executive Officer of SMART Global Holdings, Inc. since August 31, 2020 and also its Director since September 30, 2020. Mr. Adams served as the Chief Executive...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Mark's total compensation ($USD14.81M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD3.95M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare Mark's compensation with company performance.


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: SGH's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.8 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.


Board Members

Experienced Board: SGH's board of directors are considered experienced (3.3 years average tenure).


Ownership

Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: SGH insiders have only sold shares 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 4.3%.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

SMART Global Holdings, Inc.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: SMART Global Holdings, Inc.
  • Ticker: SGH
  • Exchange: NasdaqGS
  • Founded: 1988
  • Industry: Semiconductors
  • Sector: Semiconductors
  • Implied Market Cap: US$1.155b
  • Shares outstanding: 49.76m
  • Website: https://www.smartm.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • SMART Global Holdings, Inc.
  • 39870 Eureka Drive
  • Newark
  • California
  • 94560
  • United States

Listings


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/05/25 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/05/25 00:00
Earnings2022/02/25
Annual Earnings2021/08/27


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.