Magal Security Systems Ltd. develops, manufactures, markets, and sells perimeter intrusion detection sensors, physical barriers, video analytics and management systems, cyber security products and systems, and security video observation and surveillance systems. More Details
No risks detected for MAGS from our risk checks.
Flawless balance sheet and overvalued.
Share Price & News
How has Magal Security Systems's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: MAGS is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 6% a week.
Volatility Over Time: MAGS's weekly volatility (6%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: MAGS underperformed the US Electronic industry which returned 53.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: MAGS exceeded the US Market which returned 39.4% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Magal Security Systems's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is Magal Security Systems 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: MAGS ($4.51) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($0.6)
Significantly Below Fair Value: MAGS is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: MAGS is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US Electronic industry average.
PE vs Market: MAGS 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 MAGS's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: MAGS is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.6x) compared to the US Electronic industry average (3x).
How is Magal Security Systems 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 Magal Security Systems 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 Magal Security Systems performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: MAGS is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: MAGS is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: MAGS is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 20.3% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare MAGS's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: MAGS is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Electronic industry (13.7%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: MAGS has a negative Return on Equity (-0.78%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is Magal Security Systems's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: MAGS's short term assets ($37.2M) exceed its short term liabilities ($8.9M).
Long Term Liabilities: MAGS's short term assets ($37.2M) exceed its long term liabilities ($25.5M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: MAGS is debt free.
Reducing Debt: MAGS had no debt 5 years ago.
Debt Coverage: MAGS has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: MAGS has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Magal Security Systems's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate MAGS's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate MAGS's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if MAGS's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if MAGS's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of MAGS's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Dror Sharon (54 yo)
Mr. Dror Sharon serves as Chief Executive Officer at Magal Security Systems Ltd. Since June 24, 2018. He served as the Chief Executive Officer at CONTROP Precision Technologies Ltd until June 24, 2018. Mr....
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Dror's total compensation ($USD826.00K) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD528.84K).
Compensation vs Earnings: Dror's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: MAGS's management team is considered experienced (4.8 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: MAGS's board of directors are considered experienced (6.8 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.
Magal Security Systems Ltd.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Magal Security Systems Ltd.
- Ticker: MAGS
- Exchange: NasdaqGM
- Founded: 1965
- Industry: Electronic Equipment and Instruments
- Sector: Tech
- Market Cap: US$104.470m
- Shares outstanding: 23.16m
- Website: https://www.magalsecurity.com
Number of Employees
- Magal Security Systems Ltd.
- 17 Altalef Street
- Industrial Zone
Magal Security Systems Ltd. develops, manufactures, markets, and sells perimeter intrusion detection sensors, physical barriers, video analytics and management systems, cyber security products and systems,...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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