NETGEAR, Inc. designs, develops, and markets networking and Internet connected products for consumers, businesses, and service providers.
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Share Price & News
How has NETGEAR's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: NTGR has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: NTGR exceeded the US Communications industry which returned -16.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: NTGR underperformed the US Market which returned 4.3% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is NETGEAR's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
2 months ago | Simply Wall StIs NETGEAR, Inc.'s (NASDAQ:NTGR) CEO Paid Enough Relative To Peers?
2 months ago | Simply Wall StHow Does NETGEAR's (NASDAQ:NTGR) P/E Compare To Its Industry, After Its Big Share Price Gain?
2 months ago | Simply Wall StIs It Too Late To Consider Buying NETGEAR, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTGR)?
Is NETGEAR 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: NTGR ($24.38) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($31.73)
Significantly Below Fair Value: NTGR is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: NTGR is poor value based on its PE Ratio (84.6x) compared to the Communications industry average (35x).
PE vs Market: NTGR is poor value based on its PE Ratio (84.6x) compared to the US market (16.4x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: NTGR is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.8x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: NTGR is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.2x) compared to the US Communications industry average (2x).
How is NETGEAR forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 4 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: NTGR's forecast earnings growth (47.6% per year) is above the savings rate (2.2%).
Earnings vs Market: NTGR's earnings (47.6% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (22.7% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: NTGR's revenue (3.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (9.3% per year).
High Growth Revenue: NTGR's revenue (3.4% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: NTGR's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (9.8%).
How has NETGEAR performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: NTGR has a large one-off loss of $6.5M impacting its March 29 2005 financial results.
Growing Profit Margin: NTGR's current net profit margins (0.9%) are lower than last year (2.7%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: NTGR's earnings have declined by -12.7% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: NTGR's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: NTGR had negative earnings growth (-69.8%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Communications industry average (-36.4%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: NTGR's Return on Equity (1.5%) is considered low.
How is NETGEAR's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: NTGR's short term assets ($677.6M) exceed its short term liabilities ($234.2M).
Long Term Liabilities: NTGR's short term assets ($677.6M) exceed its long term liabilities ($47.4M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: NTGR is debt free.
Reducing Debt: NTGR has not had any debt for past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: NTGR has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: NTGR has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is NETGEAR current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate NTGR's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate NTGR's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if NTGR's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if NTGR's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of NTGR's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Patrick Lo (63yo)
Mr. C. S. Lo, also known as Patrick, co-founded Netgear Inc. and has also been its Chief Executive Officer since March 2002. Mr. Lo served as the President of Netgear Inc. from September 1999 to March 2002 ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Patrick's total compensation ($USD4.22M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD3.11M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Patrick's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Chief Financial Officer||1.92yrs||US$1.42m||0.021% $151.0k|
|Senior VP of Corporate Development||7yrs||US$1.29m||0.082% $590.9k|
|Senior Vice President of Worldwide Sales||4.75yrs||US$1.56m||0.013% $93.9k|
|Senior Vice President of Connected Home Products||4.5yrs||US$1.27m||0.044% $316.8k|
|Co-Founder & CTO||no data||US$275.22k||0.074% $531.4k|
|Chief Operations Officer||11.5yrs||US$2.66m||0.074% $529.6k|
|Director of Investor Relations & Corporate Development||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Global Marketing||no data||no data||0.038% $270.2k|
|Senior Vice President of Human Resources||7yrs||no data||0.037% $267.3k|
Experienced Management: NTGR's management team is seasoned and experienced (7 years average tenure).
|Independent Director||1.42yrs||US$294.12k||0.032% $228.2k|
|Independent Director||8.92yrs||US$274.98k||0.068% $488.6k|
|Independent Director||15yrs||US$255.81k||0.044% $314.5k|
|Lead Independent Director||1.5yrs||US$277.81k||0.088% $633.3k|
|Independent Director||18.42yrs||US$262.48k||0.12% $860.0k|
|Independent Director||0.50yr||no data||0.010% $74.2k|
|Independent Director||2yrs||US$272.48k||0.036% $261.6k|
Experienced Board: NTGR's board of directors are considered experienced (5.5 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.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
NETGEAR, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: NETGEAR, Inc.
- Ticker: NTGR
- Exchange: NasdaqGS
- Founded: 1996
- Industry: Communications Equipment
- Sector: Tech
- Market Cap: US$720.414m
- Shares outstanding: 29.55m
- Website: https://www.netgear.com
Number of Employees
- NETGEAR, Inc.
- 350 East Plumeria Drive
- San Jose
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|NTGR||NasdaqGS (Nasdaq Global Select)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Jul 2003|
|NGJ||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Jul 2003|
NETGEAR, Inc. designs, develops, and markets networking and Internet connected products for consumers, businesses, and service providers. It operates in two segments, Connected Home, and Small and Medium Business. The company offers smart home/connected home/broadband access products, such as broadband modems, WiFi gateways, WiFi hotspots, WiFi routers and home WiFi systems, WiFi range extenders, Powerline adapters and bridges, WiFi network adapters, and digital canvasses; and value added service offerings, including technical support, parental controls, and cybersecurity protection. It also provides Ethernet switches, wireless controllers and access points, unified storage products, and Internet security appliances for small and medium-sized businesses. The company markets and sells its products through traditional retailers, online retailers, wholesale distributors, direct market resellers, value-added resellers, and broadband service providers in the Americas, Europe, the Middle-East, Africa, and the Asia Pacific. NETGEAR, Inc. was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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|Company Analysis||2020/07/01 23:58|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/07/01 00:00|
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