DocuSign, Inc. provides cloud based software in the United States and internationally. More Details
Exceptional growth potential with adequate balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has DocuSign's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: DOCU is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 8% a week.
Volatility Over Time: DOCU's weekly volatility (8%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: DOCU exceeded the US Software industry which returned 62.8% over the past year.
Return vs Market: DOCU exceeded the US Market which returned 55.3% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is DocuSign's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StBreakeven On The Horizon For DocuSign, Inc. (NASDAQ:DOCU)
1 month ago | Simply Wall StWhat Kind Of Shareholders Hold The Majority In DocuSign, Inc.'s (NASDAQ:DOCU) Shares?
2 months ago | Simply Wall StHave Insiders Been Selling DocuSign, Inc. (NASDAQ:DOCU) Shares?
Is DocuSign undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Book (PB) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: DOCU ($212.97) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($144.71)
Significantly Below Fair Value: DOCU is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: DOCU is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US Software industry average.
PE vs Market: DOCU is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate DOCU's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: DOCU is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (126.1x) compared to the US Software industry average (8.7x).
How is DocuSign forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 17 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: DOCU is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (2%).
Earnings vs Market: DOCU is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: DOCU's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: DOCU's revenue (21.3% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (9.9% per year).
High Growth Revenue: DOCU's revenue (21.3% per year) is forecast to grow faster than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: DOCU's Return on Equity is forecast to be very high in 3 years time (48.3%).
How has DocuSign performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: DOCU is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: DOCU is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: DOCU is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 7.8% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare DOCU's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: DOCU is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Software industry (16.3%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: DOCU has a negative Return on Equity (-74.68%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is DocuSign's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: DOCU's short term assets ($1.2B) exceed its short term liabilities ($1.1B).
Long Term Liabilities: DOCU's short term assets ($1.2B) exceed its long term liabilities ($917.6M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: DOCU's debt to equity ratio (220.1%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if DOCU's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.
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.
Stable Cash Runway: Whilst unprofitable DOCU has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if it maintains its current positive free cash flow level.
Forecast Cash Runway: DOCU is unprofitable but has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years, due to free cash flow being positive and growing by 60.1% per year.
What is DocuSign current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate DOCU's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate DOCU'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 DOCU's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if DOCU'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 DOCU's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Dan Springer (57 yo)
Mr. Daniel D. Springer, also known as Dan, serves as an Independent Director of UiPath Inc. since March 2021. Mr. Springer has been Chief Executive Officer, President and Member of the Board of Directors a...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Dan's total compensation ($USD8.73M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD10.94M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Dan's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: DOCU's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.8 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
Experienced Board: DOCU's board of directors are considered experienced (5.2 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: DOCU insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 6.4%.
DocuSign, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: DocuSign, Inc.
- Ticker: DOCU
- Exchange: NasdaqGS
- Founded: 2003
- Industry: Application Software
- Sector: Software
- Market Cap: US$41.122b
- Shares outstanding: 193.09m
- Website: https://www.DocuSign.com
Number of Employees
- DocuSign, Inc.
- 221 Main Street
- Suite 1550
- San Francisco
- United States
DocuSign, Inc. provides cloud based software in the United States and internationally. The company provides e-signature solution that enables businesses to digitally prepare, sign, act on, and manage agree...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/04/10 23:40|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/04/09 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.