Itron, Inc., a technology and service company, provides end-to-end solutions that help manage operations in the energy, water, and smart city space worldwide. More Details
Mediocre balance sheet with moderate growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has Itron's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: ITRI's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: ITRI underperformed the US Electronic industry which returned 2.6% over the past year.
Return vs Market: ITRI underperformed the US Market which returned 13.8% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Itron's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Itron 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: ITRI ($56.23) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($264.15)
Significantly Below Fair Value: ITRI is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: ITRI is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US Electronic industry average.
PE vs Market: ITRI 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 ITRI's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: ITRI is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (2.9x) compared to the US Electronic industry average (1.8x).
How is Itron forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 8 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: ITRI is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (2.2%).
Earnings vs Market: ITRI is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: ITRI's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: ITRI's revenue (4.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (9.9% per year).
High Growth Revenue: ITRI's revenue (4.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: ITRI's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (5.7%).
How has Itron performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: ITRI is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: ITRI is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: ITRI is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 4.6% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare ITRI's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: ITRI is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Electronic industry (-18%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: ITRI has a negative Return on Equity (-2.6%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Itron's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: ITRI's short term assets ($1.4B) exceed its short term liabilities ($601.7M).
Long Term Liabilities: ITRI's short term assets ($1.4B) do not cover its long term liabilities ($1.6B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: ITRI's debt to equity ratio (164.3%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: ITRI's debt to equity ratio has increased from 58.6% to 164.3% over the past 5 years.
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: Whilst unprofitable ITRI has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if it maintains its current positive free cash flow level.
Forecast Cash Runway: ITRI is unprofitable but has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years, due to free cash flow being positive and growing by 8% per year.
What is Itron current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate ITRI's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate ITRI'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 ITRI's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if ITRI'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 ITRI'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
Tom Deitrich (53 yo)
Mr. Thomas L. Deitrich serves as the Chief Executive Officer, President and Director of Itron, Inc. since August 6, 2019. Mr. Deitrich joined Itron in October 2015, serving as Itron’s Executive Vice Presid ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Tom's total compensation ($USD6.56M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD4.61M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Tom's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
|CEO, President & Director||1.08yrs||US$6.56m||0.35% |
|Senior VP & CFO||3.25yrs||US$2.13m||0.075% |
|Senior VP||2.08yrs||US$1.36m||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Human Resources||6.58yrs||US$1.38m||0.070% |
|Senior Vice President of OutComes||2yrs||US$915.90k||0.012% |
|Chief Technology Officer||9.67yrs||no data||no data|
|VP of Information Technology & Chief Information Officer||14.67yrs||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Investor Relations||2.08yrs||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Global Marketing & Public Affairs||2.67yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Commercial & Customer Enablement||2.67yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Global Product Development||2.5yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Supply Chain||2.67yrs||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: ITRI's management team is considered experienced (2.7 years average tenure).
|CEO, President & Director||1.08yrs||US$6.56m||0.35% |
|Independent Director||5.33yrs||US$186.44k||0.028% |
|Independent Director||19.33yrs||US$184.94k||0.029% |
|Independent Director||14.67yrs||US$175.00k||0.11% |
|Independent Director||5.33yrs||US$179.94k||0.028% |
|Independent Chair of the Board||4yrs||US$249.92k||0.034% |
|Independent Director||5.5yrs||US$174.94k||0.029% |
|Independent Director||5.83yrs||US$176.44k||0.037% |
|Independent Director||4.75yrs||US$75.00k||0.030% |
Experienced Board: ITRI'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: ITRI insiders have only sold shares 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 2.2%.
Itron, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Itron, Inc.
- Ticker: ITRI
- Exchange: NasdaqGS
- Founded: 1977
- Industry: Electronic Equipment and Instruments
- Sector: Tech
- Market Cap: US$2.268b
- Shares outstanding: 40.33m
- Website: https://www.itron.com/na
Number of Employees
- Itron, Inc.
- 2111 North Molter Road
- Liberty Lake
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|ITRI||NasdaqGS (Nasdaq Global Select)||Yes||Common Shares||US||USD||Nov 1993|
|IT6||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Shares||DE||EUR||Nov 1993|
Itron, Inc., a technology and service company, provides end-to-end solutions that help manage operations in the energy, water, and smart city space worldwide. The company operates through three segments: D ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/09/27 06:10|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/09/25 00:00|
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