IDT Corporation operates primarily in the telecommunications and payment industries in the United States and internationally. More Details
Excellent balance sheet with poor track record.
Share Price & News
How has IDT's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: IDT has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: IDT underperformed the US Telecom industry which returned -12.9% over the past year.
Return vs Market: IDT underperformed the US Market which returned 13.8% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is IDT's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
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Is IDT 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: Insufficient data to calculate IDT's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate IDT's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: IDT is poor value based on its PE Ratio (113.2x) compared to the US Telecom industry average (10.9x).
PE vs Market: IDT is poor value based on its PE Ratio (113.2x) compared to the US market (17.6x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate IDT's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: IDT is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3x) compared to the US Telecom industry average (1.2x).
How is IDT forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Telecom industry annual growth in earnings
In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as IDT has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.
This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.
- Examine IDT's financial health to determine how well-positioned it is against times of financial stress by looking at its level of debt over time and how much cash it has left.
- IDT competitive advantages and company strategy can generally be found in its financial reports archived here.
- Explore growth companies in the Telecom industry.
How has IDT performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: IDT has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: IDT's current net profit margins (0.1%) are lower than last year (0.5%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: IDT's earnings have declined by 59.7% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: IDT's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: IDT had negative earnings growth (-77.5%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Telecom industry average (-12.9%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: IDT's Return on Equity (1.4%) is considered low.
How is IDT's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: IDT's short term assets ($291.9M) do not cover its short term liabilities ($308.5M).
Long Term Liabilities: IDT's short term assets ($291.9M) exceed its long term liabilities ($9.5M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: IDT is debt free.
Reducing Debt: IDT has no debt compared to 5 years ago when its debt to equity ratio was 4.4%.
Debt Coverage: IDT has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: IDT has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is IDT current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate IDT's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate IDT's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if IDT's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if IDT's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: IDT is not paying a notable dividend for the US market.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of IDT's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Shmuel Jonas (39 yo)
Mr. Samuel Jonas, also known as Shmuel, has been the Chief Executive Officer of IDT Corporation since January 1, 2014. Since 2004, Mr. Jonas has been the Managing Member of Arlington Suites, LLC, Manager o ...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Shmuel's total compensation ($USD1.56M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD1.36M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Shmuel's compensation has increased by more than 20% whilst company earnings have fallen more than 20% in the past year.
|Chief Executive Officer||6.67yrs||US$1.56m||0.96% |
|Chief Financial Officer||8.92yrs||US$755.95k||0.082% |
|Chief Accounting Officer & Controller||14.25yrs||no data||0.0040% |
|Chief Technology Officer||2.5yrs||US$381.47k||0.025% |
|Vice President of Investor Relations & External Affairs||no data||no data||no data|
|Executive VP||30.08yrs||US$410.59k||0.27% |
|Executive Vice President of Global Human Resources||1yr||no data||0.021% |
|Executive Vice President of Strategy & Legal Affairs||7.92yrs||US$647.18k||0.15% |
|Senior Vice President of Technology||no data||no data||no data|
|President of IDT Telecom||no data||no data||no data|
|Chief Operating Officer of IDT Telecom||20.92yrs||US$3.28m||no data|
Experienced Management: IDT's management team is seasoned and experienced (7.9 years average tenure).
|Chairman of the Board||30.08yrs||US$252.00k||0.044% |
|Independent Director||13.75yrs||US$76.56k||0.45% |
|Lead Independent Director||10.75yrs||US$126.56k||0.0087% |
|Independent Director||6.92yrs||US$76.56k||0.12% |
Experienced Board: IDT's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 10.8 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: IDT 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.
IDT Corporation's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: IDT Corporation
- Ticker: IDT
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 1990
- Industry: Integrated Telecommunication Services
- Sector: Telecom
- Market Cap: US$172.570m
- Shares outstanding: 26.55m
- Website: https://www.idt.net
Number of Employees
- IDT Corporation
- 520 Broad Street
- New Jersey
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|IDT||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Class B Common Stock||US||USD||May 2001|
|IDC2||DB (Deutsche Boerse AG)||Yes||Class B Common Stock||DE||EUR||May 2001|
IDT Corporation operates primarily in the telecommunications and payment industries in the United States and internationally. The company operates in two segments, Telecom & Payment Services, and net2phone ...
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/09/28 23:35|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/09/28 00:00|
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