KE Stock Overview
Kimball Electronics, Inc. provides contract electronics manufacturing services and diversified manufacturing services to customers in the automotive, medical, industrial, and public safety end markets.
No risks detected for KE from our risk checks.
Kimball Electronics Competitors
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||US$21.12|
|52 Week High||US$30.61|
|52 Week Low||US$15.14|
|1 Month Change||-28.41%|
|3 Month Change||-13.62%|
|1 Year Change||38.04%|
|3 Year Change||25.12%|
|5 Year Change||19.66%|
|Change since IPO||192.52%|
Recent News & Updates
Is It Too Late To Consider Buying Kimball Electronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:KE)?
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Kimball Electronics, Inc.'s (NASDAQ:KE) CEO Will Probably Have Their Compensation Approved By Shareholders
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|KE||US Electronic||US Market|
Return vs Industry: KE exceeded the US Electronic industry which returned 22% over the past year.
Return vs Market: KE exceeded the US Market which returned 17.8% over the past year.
|KE Average Weekly Movement||4.8%|
|Electronic Industry Average Movement||6.9%|
|Market Average Movement||6.1%|
|10% most volatile stocks in US Market||14.9%|
|10% least volatile stocks in US Market||2.4%|
Stable Share Price: KE is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.
Volatility Over Time: KE's weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Kimball Electronics, Inc. provides contract electronics manufacturing services and diversified manufacturing services to customers in the automotive, medical, industrial, and public safety end markets. The company’s manufacturing services include design services and support, supply chain services and support, and rapid prototyping and product introduction support services, as well as product design, and process validation and qualification services. Its manufacturing services also comprise industrialization and automation of manufacturing processes; reliability testing, including testing of products under a series of environmental conditions; production and testing of printed circuit board assemblies; assembly, production, and packaging of medical devices and disposables, and other non-electronic products; drug delivery devices and solutions with and without electronics; design engineering and manufacturing of automation equipment, test and inspection equipment, and precision molded plastics; software design services; and product life cycle management services.
Kimball Electronics Fundamentals Summary
|KE fundamental statistics|
Is KE overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|KE income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||US$1.15b|
Last Reported Earnings
Sep 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||1.69|
|Net Profit Margin||3.39%|
How did KE perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
Is Kimball Electronics 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: KE ($21.12) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($220.96)
Significantly Below Fair Value: KE is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: KE is good value based on its PE Ratio (12.5x) compared to the US Electronic industry average (17.2x).
PE vs Market: KE is good value based on its PE Ratio (12.5x) compared to the US market (16.6x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: KE is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.1x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: KE is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.2x) compared to the US Electronic industry average (2.5x).
How is Kimball Electronics 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: KE's forecast earnings growth (11.5% per year) is above the savings rate (2%).
Earnings vs Market: KE's earnings (11.5% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (14.3% per year).
High Growth Earnings: KE's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: KE's revenue (11.8% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (10.1% per year).
High Growth Revenue: KE's revenue (11.8% 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 KE's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Kimball Electronics performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: KE has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: KE's current net profit margins (3.4%) are higher than last year (2.3%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: KE's earnings have grown by 9.9% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: KE's earnings growth over the past year (49.7%) exceeds its 5-year average (9.9% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: KE earnings growth over the past year (49.7%) underperformed the Electronic industry 52.7%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: KE's Return on Equity (9.7%) is considered low.
How is Kimball Electronics's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: KE's short term assets ($602.2M) exceed its short term liabilities ($326.6M).
Long Term Liabilities: KE's short term assets ($602.2M) exceed its long term liabilities ($71.9M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: KE has more cash than its total debt.
Reducing Debt: KE's debt to equity ratio has increased from 2.7% to 16.5% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: KE's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (139.3%).
Interest Coverage: KE's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (32.1x coverage).
What is Kimball Electronics's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate KE's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate KE's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if KE's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if KE's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of KE's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Don Charron (57 yo)
Mr. Donald D. Charron, also known as Don, served as an Executive Vice President of Kimball International Inc. Mr. Charron serves as the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Kimball Electronics Group, In...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Don's total compensation ($USD2.28M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD1.75M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Don's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.
Experienced Management: KE's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.1 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
Experienced Board: KE's board of directors are considered experienced (3.9 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.
Kimball Electronics, Inc.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Kimball Electronics, Inc.
- Ticker: KE
- Exchange: NasdaqGS
- Founded: 1961
- Industry: Electronic Manufacturing Services
- Sector: Tech
- Market Cap: US$526.115m
- Shares outstanding: 25.10m
- Website: https://www.kimballelectronics.com
Number of Employees
- Kimball Electronics, Inc.
- 1205 Kimball Boulevard
- United States
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2021/12/02 23:37|
|End of Day Share Price||2021/12/02 00:00|
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