Trimble Inc. provides technology solutions that enable professionals and field mobile workers to enhance or transform their work processes worldwide.
Solid track record with mediocre balance sheet.
Share Price & News
How has Trimble's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: TRMB has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: TRMB exceeded the US Electronic industry which returned 8.5% over the past year.
Return vs Market: TRMB underperformed the US Market which returned 19.3% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Trimble's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 day ago | Simply Wall StDon't Ignore The Fact That This Insider Just Sold Some Shares In Trimble Inc. (NASDAQ:TRMB)
2 weeks ago | Simply Wall StIs Trimble Inc.'s (NASDAQ:TRMB) 12% ROE Better Than Average?
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Is Trimble undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Price to Earnings (PE) ratio
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: TRMB ($46.13) is trading above our estimate of fair value ($39.27)
Significantly Below Fair Value: TRMB is trading above our estimate of fair value.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: TRMB is poor value based on its PE Ratio (22.5x) compared to the Electronic industry average (19.7x).
PE vs Market: TRMB is poor value based on its PE Ratio (22.5x) compared to the US market (18.5x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: TRMB's earnings are forecast to decline next year, so we can't calculate its PEG ratio.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: TRMB is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3.7x) compared to the US Electronic industry average (1.9x).
How is Trimble forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 10 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: TRMB's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-16.9% per year).
Earnings vs Market: TRMB's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-16.9% per year).
High Growth Earnings: TRMB's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: TRMB's revenue (5% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (7.6% per year).
High Growth Revenue: TRMB's revenue (5% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: TRMB's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (15.5%).
How has Trimble performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: TRMB has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: TRMB's current net profit margins (15.8%) are higher than last year (9.1%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: TRMB's earnings have grown significantly by 21.8% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: TRMB's earnings growth over the past year (81.7%) exceeds its 5-year average (21.8% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: TRMB earnings growth over the past year (81.7%) exceeded the Electronic industry 14.6%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: TRMB's Return on Equity (16.5%) is considered low.
Return on Assets
Return on Capital Employed
How is Trimble's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: TRMB's short term assets ($1.2B) exceed its short term liabilities ($1.2B).
Long Term Liabilities: TRMB's short term assets ($1.2B) do not cover its long term liabilities ($2.3B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: TRMB's debt to equity ratio (58.1%) is considered high.
Reducing Debt: TRMB's debt to equity ratio has increased from 31.2% to 58.1% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: TRMB's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (32.2%).
Interest Coverage: TRMB's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (4.9x coverage).
Inventory Level: TRMB has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.
Debt Coverage by Assets: TRMB's debt is not covered by short term assets (assets are 0.7x debt).
What is Trimble's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Current dividend yield vs market & industry
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate TRMB's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate TRMB's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if TRMB's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if TRMB's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of TRMB's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Rob Painter (47yo)
Mr. Robert G. Painter, also known as Rob, is the Chief Executive Officer, President and Director of Trimble Inc. since January 4, 2020. He served as the Chief Financial Officer at Trimble Inc. (also know a ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Rob's total compensation ($USD2.93M) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD10.79M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Rob's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
|CEO, President & Director||0.08yrs||US$2.93m||0.026% $2.9m|
|Senior VP||11.6yrs||US$2.03m||0.020% $2.3m|
|Senior Vice President||0yrs||US$2.60m||0.024% $2.7m|
|Senior Vice President||4.4yrs||US$2.12m||0.0096% $1.1m|
|Chief Financial Officer||0.08yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior VP of Operations & Chief Information Officer||2.9yrs||no data||no data|
|VP of Finance & Chief Accounting Officer||12.8yrs||US$968.58k||0.0054% $617.1k|
|Senior VP & Chief Technology Officer||0.4yrs||no data||0.0049% $566.6k|
|Director of Investor Relations||0yrs||no data||no data|
|Senior Vice President of Strategy & Corporate Development||2.9yrs||US$242.74k||no data|
Experienced Management: TRMB's management team is considered experienced (2.9 years average tenure).
|CEO, President & Director||0.08yrs||US$2.93m||0.026% $2.9m|
|Independent Director||0.08yrs||US$30.00k||0.014% $1.6m|
|Executive Chairman||0.08yrs||US$11.18m||0.21% $23.9m|
|Independent Director||8.3yrs||US$337.01k||0.013% $1.5m|
|Independent Director||9.9yrs||US$337.01k||0.015% $1.7m|
|Independent Director||5.1yrs||US$337.01k||0.0036% $409.1k|
|Independent Director||11.9yrs||US$337.01k||0.012% $1.4m|
|Independent Director||2yrs||US$337.01k||0.0033% $379.3k|
|Independent Director||4.1yrs||US$337.01k||0.011% $1.3m|
|Independent Director||1.3yrs||US$176.58k||0.0016% $179.3k|
Experienced Board: TRMB'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: TRMB 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.
Trimble Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Trimble Inc.
- Ticker: TRMB
- Exchange: NasdaqGS
- Founded: 1978
- Industry: Electronic Equipment and Instruments
- Sector: Tech
- Market Cap: US$11.493b
- Shares outstanding: 249.13m
- Website: https://www.trimble.com
Number of Employees
- Trimble Inc.
- 935 Stewart Drive
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|TRMB||NasdaqGS (Nasdaq Global Select)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Jul 1990|
|TB5||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Common Stock||DE||EUR||Jul 1990|
|TRMB *||BMV (Bolsa Mexicana de Valores)||Yes||Common Stock||MX||MXN||Jul 1990|
Trimble Inc. provides technology solutions that enable professionals and field mobile workers to enhance or transform their work processes worldwide. The company operates in four segments: Buildings and Infrastructure, Geospatial, Resources and Utilities, and Transportation. The Buildings and Infrastructure segment offers field and office software for route selection and design; systems to guide and control construction equipment; systems to monitor, track, and manage assets, equipment, and workers; software to share and communicate data; 3D conceptual design and modeling software; building information modeling software; integrated site layout and measurement systems; applications for sub-contractors and trades; and integrated workplace management services software. This segment serves architects, engineers, contractors, owners, and operators. The Geospatial segment provides surveying and geospatial products and services to the construction, engineering, mining, oil and gas, energy and utilities, government, and land management sectors; and geographic information systems. The Resources and Utilities segment offers precision agriculture products and services that consist of guidance and positioning systems, automated and variable-rate application and technology systems, and information management solutions primarily to customers working in agriculture, forestry, and utilities. The Transportation segment offers a suite of solutions under the Trimble, PeopleNet, GEOTrac, TMW, ISE, Punch, Veltec, and Trimble MAPS brands to customers working in long haul trucking, field service management, rail, and military aviation. The company was formerly known as Trimble Navigation Limited and changed its name to Trimble Inc. in October 2016. Trimble Inc. was founded in 1978 and is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/02/20 23:50|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/02/20 00:00|
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