Daktronics, Inc. designs, manufactures, markets, and sells electronic display systems and related products worldwide. More Details
Flawless balance sheet with moderate growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has Daktronics's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: DAKT is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 6% a week.
Volatility Over Time: DAKT's weekly volatility (6%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: DAKT underperformed the US Electronic industry which returned 54.2% over the past year.
Return vs Market: DAKT underperformed the US Market which returned 38.5% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Daktronics's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Daktronics undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Book (PB) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: DAKT ($5.41) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($1.36)
Significantly Below Fair Value: DAKT is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: DAKT is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US Electronic industry average.
PE vs Market: DAKT is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate DAKT's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: DAKT is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.3x) compared to the US Electronic industry average (2.9x).
How is Daktronics forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: DAKT is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (2%).
Earnings vs Market: DAKT is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: DAKT's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: DAKT's revenue (5.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (10.4% per year).
High Growth Revenue: DAKT's revenue (5.8% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: DAKT's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (5.4%).
How has Daktronics performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: DAKT is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: DAKT is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: DAKT is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 44.6% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare DAKT's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: DAKT is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Electronic industry (-11.7%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: DAKT has a negative Return on Equity (-1.54%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Daktronics's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: DAKT's short term assets ($259.4M) exceed its short term liabilities ($130.4M).
Long Term Liabilities: DAKT's short term assets ($259.4M) exceed its long term liabilities ($52.7M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: DAKT is debt free.
Reducing Debt: DAKT had no debt 5 years ago.
Debt Coverage: DAKT has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: DAKT has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Daktronics's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate DAKT's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate DAKT's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if DAKT's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if DAKT's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: DAKT is not paying a notable dividend for the US market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of DAKT's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Reece Kurtenbach (55 yo)
Mr. Reece A. Kurtenbach has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of Daktronics Inc. since September 1, 2013. He has been the Chairman of Daktronics Inc. since September 3, 2014 and has been its D...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Reece's total compensation ($USD518.88K) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD1.50M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Reece's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
|CFO & Treasurer||8.42yrs||US$322.30k||0.039% |
|VP of Human Resources & Corporate Secretary||15.08yrs||US$260.71k||1.22% |
|Executive Vice President of Commercial & Transportation||8.67yrs||US$313.45k||0.17% |
|Vice President of Manufacturing||15.08yrs||US$301.35k||0.44% |
Experienced Management: DAKT's management team is seasoned and experienced (8.7 years average tenure).
|Independent Director||16.08yrs||US$114.00k||0.10% |
|Independent Director||19.08yrs||US$114.00k||0.12% |
|Independent Director||37.08yrs||US$116.00k||2.15% |
|Independent Director||5.42yrs||US$116.00k||0.075% |
|Independent Director||0.42yr||no data||0.023% |
|Lead Independent Director||no data||US$116.00k||0.083% |
Experienced Board: DAKT's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 11.3 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 36.1%.
Daktronics, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Daktronics, Inc.
- Ticker: DAKT
- Exchange: NasdaqGS
- Founded: 1968
- Industry: Electronic Equipment and Instruments
- Sector: Tech
- Market Cap: US$332.461m
- Shares outstanding: 61.45m
- Website: https://www.daktronics.com
Number of Employees
- Daktronics, Inc.
- 201 Daktronics Drive
- South Dakota
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|DAKT||NasdaqGS (Nasdaq Global Select)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Feb 1994|
|DA3||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Feb 1994|
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Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/02/27 23:29|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/02/26 00:00|
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