ScanSource, Inc. distributes technology products and solutions in the United States, Canada, and internationally. More Details
Adequate balance sheet and fair value.
Share Price & News
How has ScanSource's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: SCSC's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: SCSC underperformed the US Electronic industry which returned 5.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: SCSC underperformed the US Market which returned 14.2% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is ScanSource's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
2 months ago | Simply Wall StScanSource's (NASDAQ:SCSC) Stock Price Has Reduced44% In The Past Three Years
2 months ago | Simply Wall StA Look At The Fair Value Of ScanSource, Inc. (NASDAQ:SCSC)
3 months ago | Simply Wall StAre ScanSource's (NASDAQ:SCSC) Statutory Earnings A Good Guide To Its Underlying Profitability?
Is ScanSource 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: SCSC ($19.16) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($34.11)
Significantly Below Fair Value: SCSC is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: SCSC is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US Electronic industry average.
PE vs Market: SCSC 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 SCSC's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: SCSC is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.7x) compared to the US Electronic industry average (1.9x).
How is ScanSource forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 3 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: SCSC is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (2.2%).
Earnings vs Market: SCSC is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: SCSC's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: SCSC's revenue (0.3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (9.7% per year).
High Growth Revenue: SCSC's revenue (0.3% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: SCSC's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (8.2%).
How has ScanSource performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: SCSC is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: SCSC is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: SCSC is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 19.4% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare SCSC's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: SCSC is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Electronic industry (-23%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: SCSC has a negative Return on Equity (-11.68%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is ScanSource's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: SCSC's short term assets ($1.2B) exceed its short term liabilities ($719.0M).
Long Term Liabilities: SCSC's short term assets ($1.2B) exceed its long term liabilities ($294.8M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: SCSC's debt to equity ratio (33.6%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: SCSC's debt to equity ratio has increased from 1.3% to 33.6% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: SCSC's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (99.2%).
Interest Coverage: SCSC is unprofitable, therefore interest payments are not well covered by earnings.
What is ScanSource current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate SCSC's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate SCSC's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if SCSC's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if SCSC's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of SCSC's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Mike Baur (63 yo)
Mr. Michael L. Baur, also known as Mike, Founded ScanSource, Inc. in December 1992 and has been its Chief Executive Officer since December 1992 and Chairman since February, 1, 2019. Mr. Baur was the Presid ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Mike's total compensation ($USD3.54M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD2.02M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Mike's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|Senior EVP & CFO||no data||US$756.75k||0.075% |
|Senior EVP and Chief Legal & Strategy Officer||2.67yrs||US$674.62k||0.046% |
|Senior Executive Vice President of Worldwide Operations & Integration||1.33yrs||US$889.74k||no data|
|Chief Technology Officer||27.75yrs||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Investor Relations & Treasurer||no data||no data||no data|
|Public Relations Manager||no data||no data||no data|
|Vice President of Sales for Communications||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior Director of Human Resources & Chief Diversity Officer||no data||no data||no data|
|Senior Executive Vice President of Supplier Services||1.33yrs||no data||no data|
|Executive Vice President of Supplier Services||1.33yrs||no data||no data|
|President of North America Sales||0.75yr||no data||no data|
Experienced Management: SCSC's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.3 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
|Director||0.33yr||no data||0.016% |
|Independent Director||15.92yrs||US$223.79k||0.11% |
|Independent Director||11.58yrs||US$243.79k||0.083% |
|Lead Independent Director||1.58yrs||US$262.96k||0.076% |
|Chairman Emeritus||10.75yrs||US$36.00k||no data|
|Independent Director||19.25yrs||US$223.79k||0.088% |
|Independent Director||0.83yr||no data||0.017% |
|Independent Director||3yrs||US$223.79k||0.039% |
Experienced Board: SCSC's board of directors are considered experienced (3 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: SCSC 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.
ScanSource, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: ScanSource, Inc.
- Ticker: SCSC
- Exchange: NasdaqGS
- Founded: 1992
- Industry: Technology Distributors
- Sector: Tech
- Market Cap: US$485.796m
- Shares outstanding: 25.36m
- Website: https://www.scansource.com
Number of Employees
- ScanSource, Inc.
- 6 Logue Court
- South Carolina
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|SCSC||NasdaqGS (Nasdaq Global Select)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Mar 1994|
|SC3||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Mar 1994|
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 Commun ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/09/18 05:51|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/09/17 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.