SCSC Stock Overview
ScanSource, Inc. distributes technology products and solutions in the United States, Canada, and internationally.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||US$32.69|
|52 Week High||US$41.01|
|52 Week Low||US$24.89|
|1 Month Change||-13.01%|
|3 Month Change||-8.43%|
|1 Year Change||15.84%|
|3 Year Change||0.40%|
|5 Year Change||-18.88%|
|Change since IPO||1,801.96%|
Recent News & Updates
ScanSource, Inc.: Fairly Valued Turnaround With Significant Growth Potential
ScanSource, Inc. is transforming traditional hardware through value-added service integration. SCSC announced a $100 million share buyback program to retire existing shares and reward investors. It is fairly valued relative to its industry peers and has an upside of 160.8% if management delivers on its operating plan. Investors looking to outperform the market should consider investing in SCSC.
|SCSC||US Electronic||US Market|
Return vs Industry: SCSC exceeded the US Electronic industry which returned -20.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SCSC exceeded the US Market which returned -20.5% over the past year.
|SCSC Average Weekly Movement||6.3%|
|Electronic Industry Average Movement||7.4%|
|Market Average Movement||8.0%|
|10% most volatile stocks in US Market||16.6%|
|10% least volatile stocks in US Market||3.1%|
Stable Share Price: SCSC is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 6% a week.
Volatility Over Time: SCSC's weekly volatility (6%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
ScanSource, Inc. distributes technology products and solutions in the United States, Canada, and internationally. It operates in two segments, Worldwide Barcode, Networking & Security; and Worldwide Communications & Services. The Worldwide Barcode, Networking & Security segment provides a portfolio of solutions primarily for enterprise mobile computing, data capture, barcode printing, point of sale (POS), payments, networking, electronic physical security, cyber security, and other technologies.
ScanSource Fundamentals Summary
|SCSC fundamental statistics|
Is SCSC overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|SCSC income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||US$3.01b|
Last Reported Earnings
Mar 31, 2022
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||3.54|
|Net Profit Margin||2.61%|
How did SCSC perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
Is SCSC undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 5/6
Price-To-Earnings vs Peers
Price-To-Earnings vs Industry
Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio
Below Fair Value
Significantly Below Fair Value
Key Valuation Metric
Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for SCSC?
Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.
|What is SCSC's n/a Ratio?|
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers
How does SCSC's PE Ratio compare to its peers?
|SCSC PE Ratio vs Peers|
|Company||PE||Estimated Growth||Market Cap|
Price-To-Earnings vs Peers: SCSC is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (9.2x) compared to the peer average (14.9x).
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry
How does SCSC's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the U.S. Electronic Industry?
Price-To-Earnings vs Industry: SCSC is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (9.2x) compared to the US Electronic industry average (16.7x)
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio
What is SCSC's PE Ratio compared to its Fair PE Ratio? This is the expected PE Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.
|Current PE Ratio||9.2x|
|Fair PE Ratio||17.2x|
Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: SCSC is good value based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (9.2x) compared to the estimated Fair Price-To-Earnings Ratio (17.2x).
Share Price vs Fair Value
What is the Fair Price of SCSC when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.
Below Fair Value: SCSC ($32.69) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($52.93)
Significantly Below Fair Value: SCSC is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: SCSC is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.2x)
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How is ScanSource forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 2 analysts?
Future Growth Score1/6
Future Growth Score 1/6
Earnings vs Savings Rate
Earnings vs Market
High Growth Earnings
Revenue vs Market
High Growth Revenue
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: SCSC's forecast earnings growth (7.9% per year) is above the savings rate (1.9%).
Earnings vs Market: SCSC's earnings (7.9% per year) are forecast to grow slower than the US market (13.9% per year).
High Growth Earnings: SCSC's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.
Revenue vs Market: SCSC's revenue (5.3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (8.3% per year).
High Growth Revenue: SCSC's revenue (5.3% 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 SCSC's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
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How has ScanSource performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score2/6
Past Performance Score 2/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SCSC has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: SCSC became profitable in the past.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SCSC's earnings have declined by 15.8% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: SCSC has become profitable in the last year, making the earnings growth rate difficult to compare to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: SCSC has become profitable in the last year, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Electronic industry (33%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: SCSC's Return on Equity (11.1%) is considered low.
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How is ScanSource's financial position?
Financial Health Score4/6
Financial Health Score 4/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SCSC's short term assets ($1.4B) exceed its short term liabilities ($801.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: SCSC's short term assets ($1.4B) exceed its long term liabilities ($233.2M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SCSC's net debt to equity ratio (17.1%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: SCSC's debt to equity ratio has increased from 14.1% to 22.5% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: SCSC's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (10%).
Interest Coverage: SCSC's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (58.9x coverage).
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What is ScanSource current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 0/6
Future Dividend Coverage
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate SCSC's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate SCSC's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if SCSC's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if SCSC's dividend payments have been increasing.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as SCSC has not reported any payouts.
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How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Mike Baur (64 yo)
Mr. Michael L. Baur, also known as Mike, Founded ScanSource, Inc. in December 1992 and has been its Chief Executive Officer since December 1992 and Chairman since February 1, 2019. Mr. Baur had been Presid...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Mike's total compensation ($USD6.64M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD4.08M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Mike's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: SCSC's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.5 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
Experienced Board: SCSC's board of directors are considered experienced (8 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: SCSC insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
ScanSource, Inc.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: ScanSource, Inc.
- Ticker: SCSC
- Exchange: NasdaqGS
- Founded: 1992
- Industry: Technology Distributors
- Sector: Tech
- Implied Market Cap: US$792.287m
- Shares outstanding: 25.23m
- Website: https://www.scansource.com
Number of Employees
- ScanSource, Inc.
- 6 Logue Court
- South Carolina
- United States
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/06/24 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/06/24 00:00|
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.