NYSE:UIS

Stock Analysis Report

Executive Summary

Unisys Corporation operates as an information technology company worldwide.

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Fundamentals

Undervalued with moderate growth potential.


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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


Market Performance


7 Day Return

0.1%

UIS

-1.8%

US IT

1.0%

US Market


1 Year Return

-59.7%

UIS

20.6%

US IT

8.0%

US Market

Return vs Industry: UIS underperformed the US IT industry which returned 20.6% over the past year.

Return vs Market: UIS underperformed the US Market which returned 8% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

UISIndustryMarket
7 Day0.1%-1.8%1.0%
30 Day-0.8%-0.9%-0.07%
90 Day-21.5%-5.5%-1.0%
1 Year-59.7%-59.7%21.9%20.6%10.4%8.0%
3 Year-19.4%-19.4%93.3%85.4%46.2%36.7%
5 Year-67.3%-67.3%146.1%123.5%64.3%46.2%

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?

>50%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: UIS ($7.74) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($33.86)

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


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: UIS is good value based on its PE Ratio (10.5x) compared to the IT industry average (37.1x).

PE vs Market: UIS is good value based on its PE Ratio (10.5x) compared to the US market (17.6x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: UIS is good value based on its PEG Ratio (0.2x)


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: UIS has negative assets, so we can't compare its PB Ratio to the US IT industry average.


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Future Growth

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

63.7%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: UIS's forecast earnings growth (63.7% per year) is above the savings rate (2.7%).

Earnings vs Market: UIS's earnings (63.7% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (14.5% per year).

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

Revenue vs Market: UIS's revenue (2.5% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (7.2% per year).

High Growth Revenue: UIS's revenue (2.5% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% 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?

3.1%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: UIS's earnings have grown by 3.1% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: UIS's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: UIS had negative earnings growth (-29.6%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the IT industry average (9.8%).


Return on Equity

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


Return on Assets

ROA vs Industry: UIS's Return on Assets is below or equal to the IT industry average last year.


Return on Capital Employed

ROCE Improving: UIS has improved its Return on Capital Employed over the past 3 years.


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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.

Debt Coverage: UIS's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (17.3%).

Interest Coverage: UIS's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (3.2x coverage).


Balance Sheet

Inventory Level: UIS has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.

Debt Coverage by Assets: UIS has negative shareholder equity (liabilities exceed assets) therefore debt is not covered by short term assets.


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Dividend

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


Dividend Yield vs Market

companyn/amarketbottom25%1.4%markettop25%3.7%industryaverage1.3%forecastin3Yearsn/a

Current dividend yield vs market & industry


Stability and Growth of Payments

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

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

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

What is the CEO of Unisys's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

5.3yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Peter Altabef (59yo)

4.8yrs

Tenure

US$6,620,840

Compensation

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


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs. Market: Peter's total compensation ($USD6.62M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD1.82M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Peter's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


Management Age and Tenure

5.3yrs

Average Tenure

57yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: UIS's management team is seasoned and experienced (5.3 years average tenure).


Board Age and Tenure

2.4yrs

Average Tenure

61.5yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: UIS's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.4 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.


Insider Trading

Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Ownership Breakdown


Management Team

  • Peter Altabef (59yo)

    Chairman

    • Tenure: 4.8yrs
    • Compensation: US$6.62m
  • Jeff Renzi (58yo)

    Senior VP & President of Global Sales

    • Tenure: 5.8yrs
    • Compensation: US$1.58m
  • Ann Ruckstuhl (56yo)

    Senior VP & Chief Marketing Officer

    • Tenure: 2.8yrs
  • PV Puvvada (58yo)

    Senior VP & President of Unisys Federal

    • Tenure: 8.7yrs
    • Compensation: US$1.67m
  • Mike Thomson (50yo)

    CFO & Corporate Controller

    • Tenure: 0.5yrs
  • Lawrence Wieser

    Vice President of Global Operations

    • Tenure: 13.8yrs
  • Gerald Kenney (67yo)

    Senior VP

    • Tenure: 6yrs
  • Eric Hutto (54yo)

    Senior VP & President of Enterprise Solutions

    • Tenure: 0yrs
    • Compensation: US$2.14m
  • Courtney Holben

    Vice President of Investor Relations

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Vishal Gupta (47yo)

    Senior VP of Technology & CTO

    • Tenure: 1.2yrs

Board Members

  • Nate Davis (65yo)

    Independent Lead Director

    • Tenure: 1.5yrs
    • Compensation: US$254.56k
  • Lee Roberts (66yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 8.8yrs
    • Compensation: US$241.01k
  • Regina Paolillo (60yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 1.6yrs
    • Compensation: US$190.51k
  • Matt Desch (61yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 0.8yrs
  • Denise Fletcher (70yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 18.8yrs
    • Compensation: US$241.01k
  • Peter Altabef (59yo)

    Chairman

    • Tenure: 4.8yrs
    • Compensation: US$6.62m
  • Jared Cohon (71yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 6.8yrs
    • Compensation: US$225.01k
  • Philippe Germond (62yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 3.7yrs
    • Compensation: US$223.34k
  • Debbie James (60yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 2.2yrs
    • Compensation: US$222.51k
  • Paul Martin (61yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 2.7yrs
    • Compensation: US$222.01k

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$482.809m
  • Shares outstanding: 62.38m
  • 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

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 Analysis2019/10/21 23:46
End of Day Share Price2019/10/21 00:00
Earnings2019/06/30
Annual Earnings2018/12/31


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.