How to buy Snap-on Incorporated shares

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Snap-on Incorporated (SNA) is a leading tools & accessories business based in the US. Snap-on Incorporated is listed on the NYSE and employs 12,800 staff. All prices are listed in US Dollars.

How to buy shares in Snap-on Incorporated

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Snap-on Incorporated share price

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Snap-on Incorporated shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-01-23.
52-week range$88.7004 - $183.23
50-day moving average $173.2958
200-day moving average $158.2589
Wall St. target price$167.13
PE ratio 16.6414
Dividend yield $4.92 (2.76%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $10.695
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£1.75 + 0.022% (max £5.00)
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Open an ISA, Trading Account or SIPP you will get £100 of free trades to buy or sell any investment (new customers only).
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Interactive Investor stocks and shares ISA
Any lump sum or £25 a month
£119.88
£7.99
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Moneyfarm stocks and shares ISA
£1500
0.75%
£0
Moneyfarm helps you meet your investment goals with fully-managed portfolios designed around you. Capital at risk.
Hargreaves Lansdown stocks and shares ISA
£100
0.45%
£11.95
Hargreaves Lansdown is the UK's biggest wealth manager. It's got everything you'll need, from beginners to experienced investors. Capital at risk.
Nutmeg stocks and shares ISA
£100
0.75%
£0
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Saxo Markets stocks and shares ISA
No minimum deposit requirement
0.12%
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AJ Bell stocks and shares ISA
£500
0.25%
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Fidelity stocks and shares ISA
£1000 or a regular savings plan from £50
0.35%
£10.00
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Legal & General stocks and shares ISA
Legal & General stocks and shares ISA
£100 or £20 a month
0.61%
N/A
Legal & General is a big financial services company which offers insurance, lifetime mortgage, pensions and stocks and shares ISAs. Capital at risk.
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Interactive Investor Pension
Any lump sum or £25 a month
Over 3,000 funds
£10/month
interactive investor is a flat-fee platform, which makes it cost effective for larger portfolios. Capital at risk.
Moneyfarm Pension
£1,500 (initial investment)
7 funds
0.35%-0.75%
Moneyfarm has pensions that are matched against your risk appetite, goals and planned retirement date. Capital at risk.
AJ Bell Pension
£1,000
Over 2,000 funds
0.05-0.25%
AJ Bell has two different pension options, a self managed pension and one that is managed for you. Capital at risk.
PensionBee Pension
No minimum
7 funds
0.5% - 0.95%
Pension Bee is a newbie in the pension market. It helps consolidate your pension plans into one place. Capital at risk.
Hargreaves Lansdown Pension
£100 or £25 a month
2,500 funds
0-0.45%
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Saxo Markets Pension
Saxo Markets Pension
£10
Over 11,000 funds
No annual fee
Saxo Markets gives flexibility and control over your investment strategy. Capital at risk.
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Penfold
No minimum
4 portfolios
0.75-0.88%
Moneybox Pension
£1
3 funds
0.15% - 0.45% charged monthly
Manage your money with an easy-to-use Moneybox app. Capital at risk.
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Is it a good time to buy Snap-on Incorporated stock?

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Is Snap-on Incorporated under- or over-valued?

Valuing Snap-on Incorporated stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Snap-on Incorporated's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

Snap-on Incorporated's P/E ratio

Snap-on Incorporated's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 17x. In other words, Snap-on Incorporated shares trade at around 17x recent earnings.

That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.

Snap-on Incorporated's PEG ratio

Snap-on Incorporated's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 2.4161. 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 Snap-on Incorporated's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Snap-on Incorporated's EBITDA

Snap-on Incorporated's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $946.1 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Snap-on Incorporated's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Snap-on Incorporated financials

Revenue TTM $3.8 billion
Operating margin TTM 22.57%
Gross profit TTM $2.1 billion
Return on assets TTM 9.07%
Return on equity TTM 17.45%
Profit margin 15.44%
Book value $66.759
Market capitalisation $9.6 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

How to short and sell Snap-on Incorporated shares

  1. Create a CFD or spread betting account.
  2. Search for the stock code. E.g. "SNA.US"
  3. Choose your position size.
  4. Select "sell" rather than "buy".
  5. Confirm your position and keep tabs on it. You may wish to set limits on your position.

There are currently 4.7 million Snap-on Incorporated shares held short by investors – that's known as Snap-on Incorporated's "short interest". This figure is 7.4% down from 5.0 million last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Snap-on Incorporated shares can be evaluated.

Snap-on Incorporated's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Snap-on Incorporated's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Snap-on Incorporated shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Snap-on Incorporated shares traded daily (recently around 458788.65877712). Snap-on Incorporated's SIR currently stands at 10.14. In other words for every 100,000 Snap-on Incorporated shares traded daily on the market, roughly 10140 shares are currently held short.

However Snap-on Incorporated's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Snap-on Incorporated shares, or, against the total number of tradable Snap-on Incorporated shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Snap-on Incorporated's short interest could be expressed as 0.09% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Snap-on Incorporated shares in existence, roughly 90 shares are currently held short) or 0.0984% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Snap-on Incorporated shares, roughly 98 shares are currently held short).

A SIR above 10% would generally be considered pretty high, pointing to a potentially pessimistic outlook for the share price and a discouraging interest in betting against Snap-on Incorporated.

Find out more about how you can short Snap-on Incorporated stock.

Snap-on Incorporated's environmental, social and governance track record

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 Snap-on Incorporated.

When it comes to ESG scores, lower is better, and lower scores are generally associated with lower risk for would-be investors.

Snap-on Incorporated's total ESG risk score

Total ESG risk: 39.64

Socially conscious investors use ESG scores to screen how an investment aligns with their worldview, and Snap-on Incorporated's overall score of 39.64 (as at 01/01/2019) is pretty weak – landing it in it in the 72nd percentile of companies rated in the same sector.

ESG scores are increasingly used to estimate the level of risk a company like Snap-on Incorporated 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.).

Snap-on Incorporated's environmental score

Environmental score: 16.76/100

Snap-on Incorporated's environmental score of 16.76 puts it squarely in the 9th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that Snap-on Incorporated is a leader in its sector terms of its environmental impact, and exposed to a lower level of risk.

Snap-on Incorporated's social score

Social score: 22.6/100

Snap-on Incorporated's social score of 22.6 puts it squarely in the 9th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that Snap-on Incorporated is a leader in its sector when it comes to taking good care of its workforce and the communities it impacts.

Snap-on Incorporated's governance score

Governance score: 12.78/100

Snap-on Incorporated's governance score puts it squarely in the 9th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. That could suggest that Snap-on Incorporated is a leader in its sector when it comes to responsible management and strategy, and exposed to a lower level of risk.

Snap-on Incorporated's controversy score

Controversy score: 2/5

ESG scores also evaluate any incidences of controversy that a company has been involved in. A high-profile company, Snap-on Incorporated scored a 2 out of 5 for controversy – the second-highest score possible, reflecting that Snap-on Incorporated has, for the most part, managed to keep its nose clean.

Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) summary

Snap-on Incorporated was last rated for ESG on: 2019-01-01.

Total ESG score 39.64
Total ESG percentile 72.34
Environmental score 16.76
Environmental score percentile 9
Social score 22.6
Social score percentile 9
Governance score 12.78
Governance score percentile 9
Level of controversy 2

Snap-on Incorporated share dividends

41%

Dividend payout ratio: 41.12% of net profits

Recently Snap-on Incorporated has paid out, on average, around 41.12% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 2.76% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Snap-on Incorporated shareholders could enjoy a 2.76% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Snap-on Incorporated's case, that would currently equate to about $4.92 per share.

While Snap-on Incorporated's payout ratio might seem fairly standard, it's worth remembering that Snap-on Incorporated may be investing much of the rest of its net profits in future growth.

Snap-on Incorporated's most recent dividend payout was on 10 December 2020. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 19 November 2020 (the "ex-dividend date").

Have Snap-on Incorporated's shares ever split?

Snap-on Incorporated's shares were split on a 3:2 basis on 11 September 1996. So if you had owned 2 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 3 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Snap-on Incorporated shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 33.3% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Snap-on Incorporated shares which in turn could have impacted Snap-on Incorporated's share price.

Snap-on Incorporated share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Snap-on Incorporated's shares have ranged in value from as little as $88.7004 up to $183.23. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

SNA.US volatility(beta: 1.29)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while Snap-on Incorporated's is 1.2873. This would suggest that Snap-on Incorporated's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

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Snap-on Incorporated overview

Snap-on Incorporated manufactures and markets tools, equipment, diagnostics, and repair information and systems solutions for professional users worldwide. It operates through Commercial & Industrial Group, Snap-on Tools Group, Repair Systems & Information Group, and Financial Services segments. The company offers hand tools, including wrenches, sockets, ratchet wrenches, pliers, screwdrivers, punches and chisels, saws and cutting tools, pruning tools, torque measuring instruments, and other products; power tools, such as cordless, pneumatic, hydraulic, and corded tools, such as impact wrenches, ratchets, screwdrivers, drills, sanders, grinders, etc.; and tool storage products comprising tool chests, roll cabinets, and other products. It also provides handheld and PC-based diagnostic products, service and repair information products, diagnostic software solutions, electronic parts catalogs, business management systems and services, point-of-sale systems, integrated systems for vehicle service shops, original equipment manufacturer purchasing facilitation services, and warranty management systems and analytics. In addition, the company offers solutions for the service of vehicles and industrial equipment that include wheel alignment equipment, wheel balancers, tire changers, vehicle lifts, test lane systems, collision repair equipment, vehicle air conditioning service equipment, brake service equipment, fluid exchange equipment, transmission troubleshooting equipment, safety testing equipment, battery chargers, and hoists. Further, it provides financing programs to facilitate the sales of its products and support its franchise business. The company serves the aviation and aerospace, agriculture, construction, government and military, mining, natural resources, power generation, and technical education industries, as well as vehicle dealerships and repair centers. Snap-on Incorporated was founded in 1920 and is headquartered in Kenosha, Wisconsin.

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