salesforce.com, inc. develops enterprise cloud computing solutions with a focus on customer relationship management worldwide. More Details
Flawless balance sheet with reasonable growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has salesforce.com's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: CRM is less volatile than 75% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.
Volatility Over Time: CRM's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: CRM underperformed the US Software industry which returned 33.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: CRM underperformed the US Market which returned 34.4% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is salesforce.com's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is salesforce.com undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: CRM ($241.13) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($290.93)
Significantly Below Fair Value: CRM is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: CRM is good value based on its PE Ratio (49.6x) compared to the US Software industry average (50.7x).
PE vs Market: CRM is poor value based on its PE Ratio (49.6x) compared to the US market (17.9x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: CRM is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.6x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: CRM is good value based on its PB Ratio (5.2x) compared to the US Software industry average (6.8x).
How is salesforce.com forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 43 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: CRM's forecast earnings growth (30.7% per year) is above the savings rate (2%).
Earnings vs Market: CRM's earnings (30.7% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (15% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: CRM's revenue (15.8% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (9.2% per year).
High Growth Revenue: CRM's revenue (15.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: CRM's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (9.2%).
How has salesforce.com performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: CRM has a large one-off gain of $2.3B impacting its April 30 2021 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: CRM became profitable in the past.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: CRM has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 59.9% per year.
Accelerating Growth: CRM has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: CRM has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Software industry (34.2%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: CRM's Return on Equity (10.4%) is considered low.
How is salesforce.com's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: CRM's short term assets ($20.4B) exceed its short term liabilities ($15.3B).
Long Term Liabilities: CRM's short term assets ($20.4B) exceed its long term liabilities ($7.0B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: CRM's debt to equity ratio (6.3%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: CRM's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 23.2% to 6.3% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: CRM's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (230.6%).
Interest Coverage: CRM's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (7.2x coverage).
What is salesforce.com current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Forecast Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate CRM's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate CRM's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if CRM's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if CRM's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of CRM's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Marc Benioff (56 yo)
Mr. Marc R. Benioff Co-Founded Salesforce.com, Inc. in February 1999 and has been its Chief Executive Officer February 2020. Mr. Benioff serves as a Director of NCX (formerly known as SilviaTerra Inc.). He...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Marc's total compensation ($USD25.74M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD11.16M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Marc's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: CRM's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.8 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
Experienced Board: CRM's board of directors are considered experienced (7.9 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 been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 7.8%.
salesforce.com, inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: salesforce.com, inc.
- Ticker: CRM
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 1999
- Industry: Application Software
- Sector: Software
- Market Cap: US$234.265b
- Shares outstanding: 971.53m
- Website: https://www.salesforce.com
Number of Employees
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salesforce.com, inc. develops enterprise cloud computing solutions with a focus on customer relationship management worldwide. The company offers Sales Cloud to store data, monitor leads and progress, fore...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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