Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd., together with its subsidiaries, provides satellite-based broadband communication solutions and services in Israel, Latin America, Asia, the Asia Pacific, North America, Africa, Europe, and CIS countries.
Flawless balance sheet with solid track record.
Share Price & News
How has Gilat Satellite Networks's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: GILT's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: GILT exceeded the US Communications industry which returned -26.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: GILT underperformed the US Market which returned -10.7% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Gilat Satellite Networks's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
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Is Gilat Satellite Networks 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: GILT ($7.09) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($8.7)
Significantly Below Fair Value: GILT is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: GILT is good value based on its PE Ratio (10.7x) compared to the Communications industry average (22.6x).
PE vs Market: GILT is good value based on its PE Ratio (10.7x) compared to the US market (13.1x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate GILT's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: GILT is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (1.6x) compared to the US Communications industry average (1.3x).
How is Gilat Satellite Networks forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Tech industry annual growth in earnings
In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as Gilat Satellite Networks has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.
This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.
How has Gilat Satellite Networks performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: GILT has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: GILT's current net profit margins (13.9%) are higher than last year (6.9%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: GILT has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 64.5% per year.
Accelerating Growth: GILT's earnings growth over the past year (98.5%) exceeds its 5-year average (64.5% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: GILT earnings growth over the past year (98.5%) exceeded the Communications industry -13.2%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: GILT's Return on Equity (14.4%) is considered low.
How is Gilat Satellite Networks's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: GILT's short term assets ($223.5M) exceed its short term liabilities ($121.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: GILT's short term assets ($223.5M) exceed its long term liabilities ($17.3M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: GILT's debt to equity ratio (3.2%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: GILT's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 20.7% to 3.2% over the past 5 years.
Inventory Level: GILT has a high level of physical assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: GILT's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 27.6x debt).
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: GILT is profitable, therefore cash runway is not a concern.
Forecast Cash Runway: GILT is profitable, therefore cash runway is not a concern.
What is Gilat Satellite Networks's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: GILT's dividend (6.35%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.95%).
High Dividend: GILT's dividend (6.35%) is in the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (5.37%)
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Too early to tell whether GILT's dividend payments have been stable as they only just started paying a dividend.
Growing Dividend: Too early to tell if GILT's dividend payments are increasing as they only just started paying a dividend.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonable payout ratio (68.2%), GILT's dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Yona Ovadia (60yo)
Mr. Yona Ovadia has been Chief Executive Officer of Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd. since March 31, 2016 and served as its Vice President of Services and Commercial Divisions since October 2015 until March 3 ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Yona's total compensation ($USD920.18K) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD2.13M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Yona's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Chief Executive Officer||4.08yrs||US$920.18k||no data|
|Chief Financial Officer||4.42yrs||US$437.62k||no data|
|Chief Operating Officer||2.67yrs||US$472.11k||no data|
|Chief Technology & Product Officer||0.50yr||US$375.47k||no data|
|General Counsel & Corporate Secretary||no data||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Sales Operations & Information Technologies||9yrs||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Human Resources||4.83yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: GILT's management team is considered experienced (4.3 years average tenure).
|Chairman of the Board||5.92yrs||US$485.65k||no data|
|Independent Director||3.92yrs||no data||no data|
|Director||7.33yrs||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||3.92yrs||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||7.33yrs||no data||no data|
|External Independent Director||5.33yrs||no data||no data|
|External Director||2.83yrs||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||5.33yrs||no data||no data|
|Independent Director||3.92yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Board: GILT's board of directors are considered experienced (5.3 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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd.
- Ticker: GILT
- Exchange: NasdaqGS
- Founded: 1987
- Industry: Communications Equipment
- Sector: Tech
- Market Cap: US$393.447m
- Shares outstanding: 55.49m
- Website: https://www.gilat.com
Number of Employees
- Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd.
- Gilat House
- 21 Yegia Kapayim Street
- Petah Tikva
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|GILT||NasdaqGS (Nasdaq Global Select)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||US||USD||Mar 1993|
|GILT||TASE (The Tel-Aviv Stock Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||IL||ILS||Mar 1993|
|GSA||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||DE||EUR||Mar 1993|
Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd., together with its subsidiaries, provides satellite-based broadband communication solutions and services in Israel, Latin America, Asia, the Asia Pacific, North America, Africa, Europe, and CIS countries. It operates through three segments: Fixed Networks, Mobility Solutions, and Terrestrial Infrastructure Projects. The company designs and manufactures ground-based satellite communications equipment; and provides solutions and end-to-end services. Its portfolio consists of very small aperture terminals, amplifiers, modems, on-the-move antennas, solid state amplifiers, block upconverters, low-profile antennas, and on-the-move/on-the-pause terminals. In addition, the company offers various solutions, including managed satellite network services, network planning and optimization, satellite capacity, remote network operation, call center support, hub and field operations, and communication networks construction and installation services. Further, it provides connectivity services, Internet access, and telephony services to enterprise, government, and residential customers; and builds telecommunication infrastructure using fiber-optic and wireless technologies for broadband connectivity. Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd. sells its products and solutions to communication service providers and operators, mobile network operators, telecommunication companies, and system integrators, as well as to defense and homeland security organizations, and directly to end-users. The company was founded in 1987 and is headquartered in Petah Tikva, Israel.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/04/01 07:42|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/03/31 00:00|
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