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FLEETCOR Technologies, Inc is an information technology services business based in the US. FLEETCOR Technologies shares (FLT) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. FLEETCOR Technologies employs 8,700 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$2.6 billion.
Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, FLEETCOR Technologies's share price has had significant negative movement.
Its last market close was USD$241.55, which is 21.81% down on its pre-crash value of USD$308.92 and 43.34% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the shares fell as low as USD$168.51.
If you had bought USD$1,000 worth of FLEETCOR Technologies shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth USD$537.48 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$756.05.
|Latest market close||USD$241.55|
|52-week range||USD$168.51 - USD$327.48|
|50-day moving average||USD$240.4854|
|200-day moving average||USD$243.3218|
|Wall St. target price||USD$285.1|
|Dividend yield||N/A (0%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||USD$8.626|
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|1 week (2020-11-19)||-7.20%|
|1 month (2020-10-29)||10.09%|
|3 months (2020-08-28)||-5.27%|
|6 months (2020-05-29)||-0.92%|
|1 year (2019-11-29)||-21.30%|
|2 years (2018-11-29)||26.02%|
|3 years (2017-11-29)||34.55%|
|5 years (2015-11-27)||58.14%|
Valuing FLEETCOR Technologies stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of FLEETCOR Technologies's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
FLEETCOR Technologies's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 29x. In other words, FLEETCOR Technologies shares trade at around 29x 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.
FLEETCOR Technologies's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1.0616. 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 FLEETCOR Technologies's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.
FLEETCOR Technologies's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is USD$1.3 billion.
The EBITDA is a measure of a FLEETCOR Technologies's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
|Revenue TTM||USD$2.6 billion|
|Operating margin TTM||43.71%|
|Gross profit TTM||USD$2.1 billion|
|Return on assets TTM||6.2%|
|Return on equity TTM||22.52%|
|Market capitalisation||USD$20.4 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
There are currently 3.4 million FLEETCOR Technologies shares held short by investors – that's known as FLEETCOR Technologies's "short interest". This figure is 9.4% up from 3.1 million last month.
There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting FLEETCOR Technologies shares can be evaluated.
FLEETCOR Technologies's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of FLEETCOR Technologies shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of FLEETCOR Technologies shares traded daily (recently around 724421.30801688). FLEETCOR Technologies's SIR currently stands at 4.74. In other words for every 100,000 FLEETCOR Technologies shares traded daily on the market, roughly 4740 shares are currently held short.
However FLEETCOR Technologies's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of FLEETCOR Technologies shares, or, against the total number of tradable FLEETCOR Technologies shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case FLEETCOR Technologies's short interest could be expressed as 0.04% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 FLEETCOR Technologies shares in existence, roughly 40 shares are currently held short) or 0.0472% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable FLEETCOR Technologies shares, roughly 47 shares are currently held short).
Such a low SIR usually points to an optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against FLEETCOR Technologies.
Find out more about how you can short FLEETCOR Technologies stock.
Environmental, social and governance (known as ESG) criteria are a set of three factors used to measure the sustainability and social impact of companies like FLEETCOR Technologies.
When it comes to ESG scores, lower is better, and lower scores are generally associated with lower risk for would-be investors.
Total ESG risk: 27.34
Socially conscious investors use ESG scores to screen how an investment aligns with their worldview, and FLEETCOR Technologies's overall score of 27.34 (as at 10/01/2020) is pretty good – landing it in it in the 30th percentile of companies rated in the same sector.
ESG scores are increasingly used to estimate the level of risk a company like FLEETCOR Technologies is exposed to within the areas of "environmental" (carbon footprint, resource use etc.), "social" (health and safety, human rights etc.), and "governance" (anti-corruption, tax transparency etc.).
Environmental score: 7.14/100
FLEETCOR Technologies's environmental score of 7.14 puts it squarely in the 9th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that FLEETCOR Technologies is a leader in its sector terms of its environmental impact, and exposed to a lower level of risk.
Social score: 21.02/100
FLEETCOR Technologies's social score of 21.02 puts it squarely in the 9th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that FLEETCOR Technologies is a leader in its sector when it comes to taking good care of its workforce and the communities it impacts.
Governance score: 12.18/100
FLEETCOR Technologies's governance score puts it squarely in the 9th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. That could suggest that FLEETCOR Technologies is a leader in its sector when it comes to responsible management and strategy, and exposed to a lower level of risk.
Controversy score: 2/5
ESG scores also evaluate any incidences of controversy that a company has been involved in. FLEETCOR Technologies scored a 2 out of 5 for controversy – the second-highest score possible, reflecting that FLEETCOR Technologies has, for the most part, managed to keep its nose clean.
|Total ESG score||27.34|
|Total ESG percentile||29.78|
|Environmental score percentile||9|
|Social score percentile||9|
|Governance score percentile||9|
|Level of controversy||2|
We're not expecting FLEETCOR Technologies to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
Over the last 12 months, FLEETCOR Technologies's shares have ranged in value from as little as $168.51 up to $327.48. 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 (NYSE average) beta is 1, while FLEETCOR Technologies's is 1.4192. This would suggest that FLEETCOR Technologies's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).
FLEETCOR Technologies, Inc. operates as a business payments company that simplifies the way businesses manage and pay expenses. The company's portfolio of brands help companies automate, secure, digitize, and control payments on behalf of employees and suppliers. It offers payment solutions in five primary categories, including fuel, lodging, tolls, corporate payments, and gift. The company provides fuel payment solutions to businesses and government entities that operate vehicle fleets, as well as to oil and leasing companies, and fuel marketers. Its fuel payment products are in the form of plastic cards, electronic RFID tags, mobile apps, and paper vouchers to purchase fuel, oil, vehicle maintenance supplies and services, and building supplies. The company offers lodging payment solutions to businesses that have employees who travel overnight for work purposes; to airlines to accommodate traveling crews and distressed passengers whose flights have been canceled; and electronic toll and parking payments products to businesses and consumers in the form of RFID tags affixed to vehicles' windshields, as well as prepaid paper vouchers. Its corporate payments solutions enable customers to manage and control electronic payments across enterprise, optimize corporate spending, and offer innovative services. The company's gift card product management and processing services comprise card design, production and packaging, delivery and fulfillment, card and account management, transaction processing, promotion development and management, website design and hosting, program analytics, and card distribution channel management. It also provides other payment products for vehicle maintenance, employee benefit payment, and long haul transportation-related services. The company serves businesses, partners, merchants, and payment network in North America, Latin America, Europe, and the Asia Pacific. The company was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.
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