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SPSC

SPS Commerce NasdaqGS:SPSC Stock Report

Last Price

US$111.46

Market Cap

US$4.0b

7D

-2.8%

1Y

9.6%

Updated

01 Jul, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
SPSC fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation2/6
Future Growth5/6
Past Performance2/6
Financial Health6/6
Dividends0/6

SPSC Stock Overview

SPS Commerce, Inc. provides cloud-based supply chain management solutions worldwide.

SPS Commerce Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for SPS Commerce
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$111.46
52 Week HighUS$174.42
52 Week LowUS$94.84
Beta0.84
1 Month Change0.99%
3 Month Change-17.39%
1 Year Change9.61%
3 Year Change117.76%
5 Year Change260.19%
Change since IPO1,539.12%

Recent News & Updates

Jun 14
Returns On Capital Are Showing Encouraging Signs At SPS Commerce (NASDAQ:SPSC)

Returns On Capital Are Showing Encouraging Signs At SPS Commerce (NASDAQ:SPSC)

Did you know there are some financial metrics that can provide clues of a potential multi-bagger? In a perfect world...

May 29

SPS Commerce: Looking Vulnerable In This Market Environment

SPS Commerce has been a continued secular growth play in recent years. The company has seen a solid 2021 in terms of sales growth, but (realistic) earnings growth has been underwhelming. While the long-term positioning is good, valuations remain very demanding, creating a dangerous setup given the mantra of the market these days.

May 07
Calculating The Fair Value Of SPS Commerce, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPSC)

Calculating The Fair Value Of SPS Commerce, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPSC)

Today we will run through one way of estimating the intrinsic value of SPS Commerce, Inc. ( NASDAQ:SPSC ) by taking the...

Shareholder Returns

SPSCUS SoftwareUS Market
7D-2.8%-4.7%-2.5%
1Y9.6%-23.7%-21.2%

Return vs Industry: SPSC exceeded the US Software industry which returned -23.6% over the past year.

Return vs Market: SPSC exceeded the US Market which returned -21.7% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is SPSC's price volatile compared to industry and market?
SPSC volatility
SPSC Average Weekly Movement6.2%
Software Industry Average Movement11.0%
Market Average Movement8.1%
10% most volatile stocks in US Market16.9%
10% least volatile stocks in US Market3.2%

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

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

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
19871,901Archie Blackhttps://www.spscommerce.com

SPS Commerce, Inc. provides cloud-based supply chain management solutions worldwide. It offers solutions through the SPS Commerce, a cloud-based platform that enhances the way retailers, suppliers, grocers, distributors, and logistics firms manage and fulfill omnichannel orders, optimize sell-through performance, and automate new trading relationships. The company also provides Fulfillment solution that provides fulfillment automation and replaces or augments an organization’s existing staff and trading partner electronic communication infrastructure by enabling easy compliance with retailers’ rulebooks, automatic, and digital exchange of information among numerous trading partners through various protocols, and greater visibility into the journey of an order; and Analytics solution, which consists of data analytics applications that enables customers to enhance their visibility across supply chains through greater analytics capabilities.

SPS Commerce Fundamentals Summary

How do SPS Commerce's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
SPSC fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$4.02b
Earnings (TTM)US$47.00m
Revenue (TTM)US$400.38m

85.6x

P/E Ratio

10.0x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
SPSC income statement (TTM)
RevenueUS$400.38m
Cost of RevenueUS$137.10m
Gross ProfitUS$263.28m
Other ExpensesUS$216.28m
EarningsUS$47.00m

Last Reported Earnings

Mar 31, 2022

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)1.30
Gross Margin65.76%
Net Profit Margin11.74%
Debt/Equity Ratio0%

How did SPSC perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison
We’ve recently updated our valuation analysis.

Valuation

Is SPSC undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score

2/6

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

  • PEG Ratio

Key Valuation Metric

Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for SPSC?

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

SPSC key valuation metrics and ratios. From Price to Earnings, Price to Sales and Price to Book to Price to Earnings Growth Ratio, Enterprise Value and EBITDA.
Key Statistics
Enterprise Value/Revenue9.5x
Enterprise Value/EBITDA45.4x
PEG Ratio3.9x

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers

How does SPSC's PE Ratio compare to its peers?

SPSC PE Ratio vs Peers
The above table shows the PE ratio for SPSC vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPEEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average117.1x
ALRM Alarm.com Holdings
67.2x10.8%US$3.1b
DV DoubleVerify Holdings
136.7x32.6%US$3.9b
NCR NCR
244.1x114.1%US$4.1b
ACIW ACI Worldwide
20.4x14.3%US$3.0b
SPSC SPS Commerce
85.6x22.1%US$4.0b

Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: SPSC is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (85.6x) compared to the peer average (117.1x).


Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does SPSC's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the US Software Industry?

Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: SPSC is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (85.6x) compared to the US Software industry average (38.1x)


Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is SPSC'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.

SPSC PE Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PE Ratio85.6x
Fair PE Ratio34.5x

Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: SPSC is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (85.6x) compared to the estimated Fair Price-To-Earnings Ratio (34.5x).


Share Price vs Fair Value

What is the Fair Price of SPSC when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.

Below Fair Value: SPSC ($111.46) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($118.79)

Significantly Below Fair Value: SPSC is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: SPSC is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (3.9x)


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Future Growth

How is SPS Commerce forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 9 analysts?

Future Growth Score

5/6

Future Growth Score 5/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


22.1%

Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: SPSC's forecast earnings growth (22.1% per year) is above the savings rate (1.9%).

Earnings vs Market: SPSC's earnings (22.1% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (13.6% per year).

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

Revenue vs Market: SPSC's revenue (30.9% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (8.2% per year).

High Growth Revenue: SPSC's revenue (30.9% per year) is forecast to grow faster than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if SPSC's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time


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Past Performance

How has SPS Commerce performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score

2/6

Past Performance Score 2/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


37.5%

Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: SPSC has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: SPSC's current net profit margins (11.7%) are lower than last year (14.1%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: SPSC's earnings have grown significantly by 37.5% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: SPSC's earnings growth over the past year (1.6%) is below its 5-year average (37.5% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: SPSC earnings growth over the past year (1.6%) underperformed the Software industry 26.8%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: SPSC's Return on Equity (9.6%) is considered low.


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Financial Health

How is SPS Commerce'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: SPSC's short term assets ($351.5M) exceed its short term liabilities ($94.4M).

Long Term Liabilities: SPSC's short term assets ($351.5M) exceed its long term liabilities ($27.4M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: SPSC is debt free.

Reducing Debt: SPSC has not had any debt for past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: SPSC has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.

Interest Coverage: SPSC has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.


Balance Sheet


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Dividend

What is SPS Commerce 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 SPSC's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

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

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


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Management

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

8.8yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Archie Black (60 yo)

21.42yrs

Tenure

US$6,693,464

Compensation

Mr. Archie C. Black has been Chief Executive Officer at SPS Commerce, Inc. since 2001 and served as its President since 2001 until January 06, 2022. Mr. Black is responsible for the management and strategi...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Archie's total compensation ($USD6.69M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD6.90M).

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


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: SPSC's management team is seasoned and experienced (8.8 years average tenure).


Board Members

Experienced Board: SPSC's board of directors are considered experienced (8.3 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.


Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

SPS Commerce, Inc.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: SPS Commerce, Inc.
  • Ticker: SPSC
  • Exchange: NasdaqGS
  • Founded: 1987
  • Industry: Application Software
  • Sector: Software
  • Implied Market Cap: US$4.023b
  • Shares outstanding: 36.10m
  • Website: https://www.spscommerce.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • SPS Commerce, Inc.
  • 333 South Seventh Street
  • Suite 1000
  • Minneapolis
  • Minnesota
  • 55402
  • United States

Listings


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/07/01 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/07/01 00:00
Earnings2022/03/31
Annual Earnings2021/12/31


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.