AstroNova, Inc. designs, develops, manufactures, and distributes specialty printers, and data acquisition and analysis systems in the United States, Europe, Asia, Canada, Central and South America, and internationally.
Share Price & News
How has AstroNova's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: ALOT is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.
Volatility Over Time: ALOT's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: ALOT exceeded the US Tech industry which returned 36.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: ALOT exceeded the US Market which returned 33.6% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is AstroNova's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
2 months ago | Simply Wall StIndependent Director Mitchell Quain Just Bought 5.9% More Shares In AstroNova, Inc. (NASDAQ:ALOT)
3 months ago | Simply Wall StIt Looks Like AstroNova, Inc.'s (NASDAQ:ALOT) CEO May Expect Their Salary To Be Put Under The Microscope
3 months ago | Simply Wall StWhat Type Of Shareholders Own The Most Number of AstroNova, Inc. (NASDAQ:ALOT) Shares?
AstroNova Fundamentals Summary
|ALOT fundamental statistics|
Is ALOT overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|ALOT income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||US$72.06m|
Last Reported Earnings
Jul 31, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||1.18|
|Net Profit Margin||7.27%|
How did ALOT perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
Is AstroNova 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: ALOT ($15.66) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($26.73)
Significantly Below Fair Value: ALOT is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: ALOT is good value based on its PE Ratio (13.4x) compared to the US Tech industry average (19.3x).
PE vs Market: ALOT is good value based on its PE Ratio (13.4x) compared to the US market (17.8x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate ALOT's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: ALOT is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.4x) compared to the US Tech industry average (2.6x).
How is AstroNova forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Forecasted annual revenue growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: Insufficient data to determine if ALOT's forecast earnings growth is above the savings rate (2%).
Earnings vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if ALOT's earnings are forecast to grow faster than the US market
High Growth Earnings: Insufficient data to determine if earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: ALOT's revenue (7.3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (9.7% per year).
High Growth Revenue: ALOT's revenue (7.3% 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 ALOT's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has AstroNova performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: ALOT has a large one-off gain of $4.8M impacting its July 31 2021 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: ALOT became profitable in the past.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ALOT's earnings have declined by 10% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: ALOT has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: ALOT has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Tech industry (63.2%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: ALOT's Return on Equity (10.2%) is considered low.
How is AstroNova's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: ALOT's short term assets ($61.4M) exceed its short term liabilities ($16.9M).
Long Term Liabilities: ALOT's short term assets ($61.4M) exceed its long term liabilities ($15.7M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: ALOT's debt to equity ratio (11.5%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if ALOT's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: ALOT's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (124.8%).
Interest Coverage: ALOT's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (6.4x coverage).
What is AstroNova current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate ALOT's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate ALOT's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ALOT's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ALOT's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: ALOT is not paying a notable dividend for the US market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of ALOT's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Greg Woods (62 yo)
Mr. Gregory A. Woods, also Known as Greg, has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of AstroNova, Inc. since February 1, 2014 and August 29, 2013 respectively. Mr. Woods served as the Chief Operat...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Greg's total compensation ($USD1.16M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD547.94K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Greg's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: ALOT's management team is seasoned and experienced (7.6 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: ALOT's board of directors are considered experienced (5.5 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: ALOT insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
AstroNova, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: AstroNova, Inc.
- Ticker: ALOT
- Exchange: NasdaqGM
- Founded: 1969
- Industry: Technology Hardware, Storage and Peripherals
- Sector: Tech
- Market Cap: US$113.600m
- Shares outstanding: 7.25m
- Website: https://www.astronovainc.com
Number of Employees
- AstroNova, Inc.
- 600 East Greenwich Avenue
- West Warwick
- Rhode Island
- United States
AstroNova, Inc. designs, develops, manufactures, and distributes specialty printers, and data acquisition and analysis systems in the United States, Europe, Asia, Canada, Central and South America, and int...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/09/18 00:47|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/09/17 00:00|
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