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Dorman Products, Inc is an auto parts business based in the US. Dorman Products shares (DORM) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Dorman Products employs 2,732 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$984.3 million.
Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, Dorman Products's share price has had significant positive movement.
Its last market close was USD$90.04, which is 14.83% up on its pre-crash value of USD$76.69 and 91.66% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the shares fell as low as USD$46.98.
If you had bought USD$1,000 worth of Dorman Products shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth USD$777.97 at the bottom of the March crash, and if you held on to them, then as of the last market close they'd be worth USD$1,274.07.
|Latest market close||USD$90.04|
|52-week range||USD$44.49 - USD$97.42|
|50-day moving average||USD$88.56|
|200-day moving average||USD$74.4686|
|Wall St. target price||USD$83.33|
|Dividend yield||N/A (0%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||USD$2.319|
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|1 week (2020-10-16)||-1.24%|
|1 month (2020-09-25)||5.50%|
|3 months (2020-07-24)||22.02%|
|6 months (2020-04-24)||55.67%|
|1 year (2019-10-25)||8.59%|
|2 years (2018-10-25)||27.30%|
|3 years (2017-10-25)||25.74%|
|5 years (2015-10-23)||74.50%|
Valuing Dorman Products stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Dorman Products's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Dorman Products's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 40x. In other words, Dorman Products shares trade at around 40x recent earnings.
That's relatively high compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The high P/E ratio could mean that investors are optimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're over-valued.
Dorman Products's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1.37. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.
The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into Dorman Products's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.
Dorman Products's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is USD$149.7 million.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Dorman Products's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
|Revenue TTM||USD$984.3 million|
|Operating margin TTM||12.48%|
|Gross profit TTM||USD$345.5 million|
|Return on assets TTM||6.99%|
|Return on equity TTM||9.7%|
|Market capitalisation||USD$3 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
There are currently 1.1 million Dorman Products shares held short by investors – that's known as Dorman Products's "short interest". This figure is 6% down from 1.2 million last month.
There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Dorman Products shares can be evaluated.
Dorman Products's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Dorman Products shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Dorman Products shares traded daily (recently around 155995.35864979). Dorman Products's SIR currently stands at 7.11. In other words for every 100,000 Dorman Products shares traded daily on the market, roughly 7110 shares are currently held short.
However Dorman Products's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Dorman Products shares, or, against the total number of tradable Dorman Products shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Dorman Products's short interest could be expressed as 0.03% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Dorman Products shares in existence, roughly 30 shares are currently held short) or 0.0502% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Dorman Products shares, roughly 50 shares are currently held short).
A SIR below 10% would generally be considered to indicate a fairly optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against Dorman Products.
Find out more about how you can short Dorman Products stock.
We're not expecting Dorman Products to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
Dorman Products's shares were split on a 2:1 basis on 18 June 2012. So if you had owned 1 share the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 2 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Dorman Products shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 50% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Dorman Products shares which in turn could have impacted Dorman Products's share price.
Over the last 12 months, Dorman Products's shares have ranged in value from as little as $44.49 up to $97.42. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Dorman Products's is 0.8036. This would suggest that Dorman Products's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).
Dorman Products, Inc. supplies replacement parts and fasteners for passenger cars, light trucks, and heavy duty trucks to the automotive aftermarket industry in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Europe, the Middle East, and Australia. It offers original equipment dealer products, such as intake and exhaust manifolds, window regulators, radiator fan assemblies, tire pressure monitor sensors, exhaust gas recirculation coolers, and complex electronics modules; fluid reservoirs, variable valve timing components, complex electronics, and integrated door lock actuators; and fasteners, including oil drain plugs, and wheel bolts and lug nuts. The company provides automotive replacement parts comprising door handles, keyless remotes and cases, and door hinge repairs; and heavy duty aftermarket parts for class 4-8 vehicles comprising lighting, cooling, engine management, wheel hardware, air tanks, and cab products. It offers power-train product, including cooling products, harmonic balancers, fluid lines and reservoirs, connectors, 4-wheel drive components, other engine, and transmission and axle components; and chassis products consisting of control arms, brake hardware and hydraulics, axle hardware, suspension arms, knuckles, links, bushings, and other suspension, steering, and brake components. The company provided automotive body products, such as window lift motors, switches and handles, wiper, and other interior and exterior automotive body components; and hardware products comprising threaded bolts; auto body and home electrical wiring components; and other hardware assortments and merchandise. It offers its products under the OE Solutions, HELP!, and HD Solutions brands through automotive aftermarket retailers, including on-line platforms; national, regional, and local warehouse distributors; and specialty markets; salvage yards; local independent parts wholesalers; and mass merchants. The company was founded in 1978 and is headquartered in Colmar, Pennsylvania.
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