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Executive Summary

Unisys Corporation operates as an information technology company worldwide. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Imperfect balance sheet with weak fundamentals.


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Share Price & News

How has Unisys's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: UIS has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

8.7%

UIS

-8.1%

US IT

-5.3%

US Market


1 Year Return

26.6%

UIS

15.4%

US IT

10.4%

US Market

Return vs Industry: UIS exceeded the US IT industry which returned 17.7% over the past year.

Return vs Market: UIS exceeded the US Market which returned 12% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

UISIndustryMarket
7 Day8.7%-8.1%-5.3%
30 Day23.0%-7.6%-2.1%
90 Day10.5%-4.2%1.7%
1 Year26.6%26.6%16.6%15.4%12.9%10.4%
3 Year62.2%62.2%75.5%68.9%34.3%25.4%
5 Year-7.9%-7.9%132.3%114.2%73.7%54.3%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Unisys's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


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Valuation

Is Unisys undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?


In this section, we usually try to help investors determine whether Unisys is trading at an attractive price based on the cash flow it is expected to produce in the future. But as Unisys has not provided consistent financial data, and the stock also has no analyst forecast or coverage, its intrinsic value cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst consensus cash flow predictions.

This is quite a rare situation as 89% of companies covered by Simply Wall St do have a valuation analysis.


Next Steps

  • Take a look at our analysis of UIS's management and see if the CEO's compensation is within a reasonable range, who is on the board and if insiders have been trading lately.
  • When valuing a company like this, investors focus more on how they perceive the size of the opportunity, the company's ability to deliver and scale, and the strength of the team. While we are not analysing this type of data at the moment, if you don't know where to start, we recommend reading through Unisys regulatory filings.
  • Explore potentially undervalued companies in the Software industry.

Future Growth

How is Unisys forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 2 analysts?

51.2%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: UIS is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.

Earnings vs Market: UIS is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.

High Growth Earnings: UIS is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: UIS's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-7.7% per year).

High Growth Revenue: UIS's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-7.7% per year).


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

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


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Past Performance

How has Unisys performed over the past 5 years?

14.1%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: UIS is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: UIS is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: UIS is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 14.1% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare UIS's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: UIS is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the IT industry (5.9%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: UIS's liabilities exceed its assets, so it is difficult to calculate its Return on Equity.


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Financial Health

How is Unisys's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: UIS has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering short term liabilities.

Long Term Liabilities: UIS has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering long term liabilities.


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: UIS has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than a high debt level.

Reducing Debt: UIS's has negative shareholder equity, so we do not need to check if its debt has reduced over time.


Balance Sheet


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: UIS has sufficient cash runway for more than a year based on its current free cash flow.

Forecast Cash Runway: UIS has sufficient cash runway for 1.2 years if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of 28.6% each year.


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Dividend

What is Unisys's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

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

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

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if UIS'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 UIS's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.


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Management

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

4.8yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Peter Altabef (60 yo)

5.75yrs

Tenure

US$7,743,213

Compensation

Mr. Peter A. Altabef has been Chief Executive Officer at Unisys Corporation since January 1, 2015 and has been the Chairman of the since April 26, 2018. Mr. Altabef served as the Chief Executive Officer an ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Peter's total compensation ($USD7.74M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD2.96M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Peter's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Peter Altabef
Chairman & CEO5.75yrsUS$7.74m0.93%
$ 7.6m
Eric Hutto
President & COO0.58yrUS$2.53m0.19%
$ 1.6m
Michael Thomson
Senior VP & CFO1.42yrsUS$1.41m0.046%
$ 378.1k
Lawrence Wieser
Vice President of Global Operations14.83yrsno datano data
Vishal Gupta
Senior VP of Products and Platforms & CTO2.25yrsno data0.029%
$ 236.2k
Courtney Holben
Vice President of Investor Relationsno datano datano data
Gerald Kenney
Senior VP7yrsno data0.11%
$ 908.5k
Ann Ruckstuhl
Senior VP & Chief Marketing Officer3.83yrsno data0.073%
$ 593.2k
Katie Ebrahimi
Senior VP & Chief Human Resources Officer2.42yrsno data0.034%
$ 274.2k
Peter Cully
Chief of Operational Risk Management15.83yrsno datano data
James Geiger
Managing Partner of Defense and Intelligence Group9.58yrsno datano data
Tom Patterson
Chief Trust Officerno datano datano data

4.8yrs

Average Tenure

55yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: UIS's management team is considered experienced (4.8 years average tenure).


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Peter Altabef
Chairman & CEO5.75yrsUS$7.74m0.93%
$ 7.6m
Nathaniel Davis
Independent Lead Director2.42yrsUS$288.63k0.076%
$ 624.3k
Lee Roberts
Independent Director9.75yrsUS$263.38k0.12%
$ 1.0m
Regina Paolillo
Independent Director2.58yrsUS$251.38k0.0016%
$ 13.0k
Matthew Desch
Independent Director1.75yrsUS$251.88kno data
Denise Fletcher
Independent Director19.75yrsUS$272.51k0.034%
$ 273.9k
Jared Cohon
Independent Director7.75yrsUS$250.01kno data
Lisa Hook
Independent Director1.58yrsUS$232.21kno data
Philippe Germond
Independent Director4.58yrsUS$245.36k0.039%
$ 316.0k
Deborah James
Independent Director3.17yrsUS$250.01kno data
Paul Martin
Independent Director3.58yrsUS$256.63k0.060%
$ 492.2k

3.2yrs

Average Tenure

62yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: UIS's board of directors are considered experienced (3.2 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.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

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


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Unisys Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Unisys Corporation
  • Ticker: UIS
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Founded: 1886
  • Industry: IT Consulting and Other Services
  • Sector: Software
  • Market Cap: US$816.340m
  • Shares outstanding: 63.04m
  • Website: https://www.unisys.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Unisys Corporation
  • 801 Lakeview Drive
  • Suite 100
  • Blue Bell
  • Pennsylvania
  • 19422
  • United States

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
UISNYSE (New York Stock Exchange)YesCommon StockUSUSDJan 1968
USYLSE (London Stock Exchange)YesCommon StockGBUSDJan 1968
UISSWX (SIX Swiss Exchange)YesCommon StockCHCHFJan 1968
USY1DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesCommon StockDEEURJan 1968
USY1XTRA (XETRA Trading Platform)YesCommon StockDEEURJan 1968

Biography

Unisys Corporation operates as an information technology company worldwide. It operates in two segments, Services and Technology. The Services segment offers cloud and infrastructure services, application ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/10/31 00:37
End of Day Share Price2020/10/30 00:00
Earnings2020/09/30
Annual Earnings2019/12/31


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.