HP Inc. provides personal computing and other access devices, imaging and printing products, and related technologies, solutions, and services in the United States and internationally. More Details
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Solid track record, good value and pays a dividend.
Share Price & News
How has HP's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: HPQ is less volatile than 75% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 4% a week.
Volatility Over Time: HPQ's weekly volatility (4%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: HPQ exceeded the US Tech industry which returned 88.4% over the past year.
Return vs Market: HPQ exceeded the US Market which returned 57.5% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is HP's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 year ago | Simply Wall StHow Many HP Inc. (NYSE:HPQ) Shares Have Insiders Sold, In The Last Year?
1 year ago | Simply Wall StHP (NYSE:HPQ) Shareholders Received A Total Return Of 34% In The Last Five Years
1 year ago | Simply Wall StHP Inc. (NYSE:HPQ) Looks Interesting, And It's About To Pay A Dividend
Is HP 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: HPQ ($33.62) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($52.97)
Significantly Below Fair Value: HPQ is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: HPQ is good value based on its PE Ratio (14.3x) compared to the US Tech industry average (29x).
PE vs Market: HPQ is good value based on its PE Ratio (14.3x) compared to the US market (22.3x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: HPQ's earnings are forecast to decline next year, so we can't calculate its PEG ratio.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: HPQ has negative assets, so we can't compare its PB Ratio to the US Tech industry average.
How is HP forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 15 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: HPQ's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-1.4% per year).
Earnings vs Market: HPQ's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-1.4% per year).
High Growth Earnings: HPQ's earnings are forecast to decline over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: HPQ's revenue is expected to decline over the next 3 years (-0.03% per year).
High Growth Revenue: HPQ's revenue is forecast to decline over the next 3 years (-0.03% per year).
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if HPQ's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has HP performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: HPQ has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: HPQ's current net profit margins (5.6%) are higher than last year (5.2%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: HPQ's earnings have grown by 0.4% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: HPQ's earnings growth over the past year (6.8%) exceeds its 5-year average (0.4% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: HPQ earnings growth over the past year (6.8%) exceeded the Tech industry -26.4%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: HPQ's liabilities exceed its assets, so it is difficult to calculate its Return on Equity.
How is HP's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: HPQ has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering short term liabilities.
Long Term Liabilities: HPQ has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than short term assets not covering long term liabilities.
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: HPQ has negative shareholder equity, which is a more serious situation than a high debt level.
Reducing Debt: HPQ's has negative shareholder equity, so we do not need to check if its debt has reduced over time.
Debt Coverage: HPQ's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (65.6%).
Interest Coverage: HPQ's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (20.8x coverage).
What is HP current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: HPQ's dividend (2.31%) is higher than the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.24%).
High Dividend: HPQ's dividend (2.31%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.48%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: HPQ's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: HPQ's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (30.6%), HPQ's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: HPQ's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (26.7% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Enrique Lores (54 yo)
Mr. Enrique J. Lores has been President, Chief Executive Officer and Director of HP Inc since November 1, 2019. Mr. Lores served as the President of Imaging, Printing, Solutions and Services at HP Inc. (al...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Enrique's total compensation ($USD12.48M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD11.02M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Enrique's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.
Experienced Management: HPQ's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.4 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
Experienced Board: HPQ's board of directors are considered experienced (5.8 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: HPQ 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.
HP Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: HP Inc.
- Ticker: HPQ
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 1939
- Industry: Technology Hardware, Storage and Peripherals
- Sector: Tech
- Market Cap: US$46.578b
- Shares outstanding: 1.25b
- Website: https://www8.hp.com
Number of Employees
- HP Inc.
- 1501 Page Mill Road
- Palo Alto
- United States
HP Inc. provides personal computing and other access devices, imaging and printing products, and related technologies, solutions, and services in the United States and internationally. The company operates...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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