LFUS

LittelfuseNasdaqGS:LFUS Stock Report

Market Cap

US$6.9b

7D

2.1%

1Y

57.6%

Updated

18 Sep, 2021

Data

Company Financials +
LFUS fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation0/6
Future Growth1/6
Past Performance5/6
Financial Health6/6
Dividends4/6

LFUS Overview

Littelfuse, Inc. manufactures and sells circuit protection, power control, and sensing products in the Asia-Pacific, the Americas, and Europe.

Share Price & News

How has Littelfuse's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: LFUS is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.

Volatility Over Time: LFUS's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

2.1%

LFUS

-1.5%

US Electronic

-0.6%

US Market


1 Year Return

57.6%

LFUS

47.9%

US Electronic

33.8%

US Market

Return vs Industry: LFUS exceeded the US Electronic industry which returned 47.9% over the past year.

Return vs Market: LFUS exceeded the US Market which returned 33.8% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

LFUSIndustryMarket
7 Day2.1%-1.5%-0.6%
30 Day2.6%0.3%2.0%
90 Day16.5%6.1%4.7%
1 Year58.8%57.6%52.6%47.9%35.8%33.8%
3 Year37.3%33.4%62.8%55.6%60.0%50.1%
5 Year129.9%119.9%156.8%137.7%123.0%98.7%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Littelfuse's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


Simply Wall St News

Littelfuse Fundamentals Summary

How do Littelfuse's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
LFUS fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$6.85b
Earnings (TTM)US$254.14m
Revenue (TTM)US$1.78b

27.0x

P/E Ratio

3.9x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
LFUS income statement (TTM)
RevenueUS$1.78b
Cost of RevenueUS$1.14b
Gross ProfitUS$641.58m
ExpensesUS$387.44m
EarningsUS$254.14m

Last Reported Earnings

Jun 26, 2021

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)10.38
Gross Margin36.05%
Net Profit Margin14.28%
Debt/Equity Ratio37.4%

How did LFUS perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Dividends

0.8%

Current Dividend Yield

18%

Payout Ratio

Valuation

Is Littelfuse undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

26.97x

Price to Earnings (PE) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: LFUS ($278.41) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($219.14)

Significantly Below Fair Value: LFUS is trading above our estimate of fair value.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: LFUS is poor value based on its PE Ratio (27x) compared to the US Electronic industry average (20.7x).

PE vs Market: LFUS is poor value based on its PE Ratio (27x) compared to the US market (17.8x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: LFUS is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (2.6x)


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: LFUS is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3.9x) compared to the US Electronic industry average (2.8x).


Future Growth

How is Littelfuse forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 8 analysts?

10.4%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: LFUS's forecast earnings growth (10.4% per year) is above the savings rate (2%).

Earnings vs Market: LFUS's earnings (10.4% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (14.9% per year).

High Growth Earnings: LFUS's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.

Revenue vs Market: LFUS's revenue (5.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (9.8% per year).

High Growth Revenue: LFUS's revenue (5.9% 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 LFUS's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time


Past Performance

How has Littelfuse performed over the past 5 years?

8.1%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: LFUS has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: LFUS's current net profit margins (14.3%) are higher than last year (5.5%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: LFUS's earnings have grown by 8.1% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: LFUS's earnings growth over the past year (241%) exceeds its 5-year average (8.1% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: LFUS earnings growth over the past year (241%) exceeded the Electronic industry 40.3%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: LFUS's Return on Equity (14.6%) is considered low.


Financial Health

How is Littelfuse's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: LFUS's short term assets ($1.3B) exceed its short term liabilities ($381.7M).

Long Term Liabilities: LFUS's short term assets ($1.3B) exceed its long term liabilities ($803.6M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: LFUS's debt to equity ratio (37.4%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: LFUS's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 47.6% to 37.4% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: LFUS's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (43.4%).

Interest Coverage: LFUS's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (16.3x coverage).


Balance Sheet


Dividend

What is Littelfuse current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

0.76%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: LFUS's dividend (0.76%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.33%).

High Dividend: LFUS's dividend (0.76%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.6%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: LFUS's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: LFUS's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (18.5%), LFUS's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: LFUS's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (18.5% payout ratio).


Next Steps

Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

4.4yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Dave Heinzmann (58 yo)

4.67yrs

Tenure

US$4,065,061

Compensation

Mr. David W. Heinzmann, also known as Dave, has been Chief Executive Officer and President of Littelfuse, Inc. since January 1, 2017. Mr. Heinzmann served as Chief Operating Officer of Littelfuse, Inc. fro...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Dave's total compensation ($USD4.07M) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD6.44M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Dave's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: LFUS's management team is considered experienced (4.4 years average tenure).


Board Members

Experienced Board: LFUS's board of directors are considered experienced (4.7 years average tenure).


Ownership

Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: LFUS insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Littelfuse, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Littelfuse, Inc.
  • Ticker: LFUS
  • Exchange: NasdaqGS
  • Founded: 1927
  • Industry: Electronic Components
  • Sector: Tech
  • Market Cap: US$6.854b
  • Shares outstanding: 24.62m
  • Website: https://www.littelfuse.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Littelfuse, Inc.
  • 8755 West Higgins Road
  • Suite 500
  • Chicago
  • Illinois
  • 60631
  • United States

Listings


Biography

Littelfuse, Inc. manufactures and sells circuit protection, power control, and sensing products in the Asia-Pacific, the Americas, and Europe. The company’s Electronics segment offers fuses and fuse access...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/09/18 22:02
End of Day Share Price2021/09/17 00:00
Earnings2021/06/26
Annual Earnings2020/12/26


Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.