Stanley Black & Decker, Inc (SWK) is a leading tools & accessories business based in the US. Stanley Black-and-Decker is listed on the NYSE and employs 59,438 staff. All prices are listed in US Dollars.
|52-week range||$69.062 - $190.7859|
|50-day moving average||$176.6209|
|200-day moving average||$168.1588|
|Wall St. target price||$205.14|
|Dividend yield||$2.8 (1.6%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$6.187|
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Valuing Stanley Black-and-Decker stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Stanley Black-and-Decker's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Stanley Black-and-Decker's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 28x. In other words, Stanley Black-and-Decker shares trade at around 28x recent earnings.
That's comparable to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29).
Stanley Black-and-Decker's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 2.2714. 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 Stanley Black-and-Decker's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.
Stanley Black-and-Decker's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is a whopping $2.2 billion.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Stanley Black-and-Decker's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
|Revenue TTM||$13.8 billion|
|Operating margin TTM||11.97%|
|Gross profit TTM||$4.8 billion|
|Return on assets TTM||4.67%|
|Return on equity TTM||10.36%|
|Market capitalisation||$28.1 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
There are currently 3.0 million Stanley Black-and-Decker shares held short by investors – that's known as Stanley Black-and-Decker's "short interest". This figure is 3.3% up from 2.9 million last month.
There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Stanley Black-and-Decker shares can be evaluated.
Stanley Black-and-Decker's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Stanley Black-and-Decker shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Stanley Black-and-Decker shares traded daily (recently around 1.1 million). Stanley Black-and-Decker's SIR currently stands at 2.88. In other words for every 100,000 Stanley Black-and-Decker shares traded daily on the market, roughly 2880 shares are currently held short.
However Stanley Black-and-Decker's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Stanley Black-and-Decker shares, or, against the total number of tradable Stanley Black-and-Decker shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Stanley Black-and-Decker's short interest could be expressed as 0.02% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Stanley Black-and-Decker shares in existence, roughly 20 shares are currently held short) or 0.0192% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Stanley Black-and-Decker shares, roughly 19 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 Stanley Black-and-Decker.
Find out more about how you can short Stanley Black-and-Decker 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 Stanley Black-and-Decker.
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: 28.87
Socially conscious investors use ESG scores to screen how an investment aligns with their worldview, and Stanley Black-and-Decker's overall score of 28.87 (as at 01/01/2019) is pretty weak – landing it in it in the 64th percentile of companies rated in the same sector.
ESG scores are increasingly used to estimate the level of risk a company like Stanley Black-and-Decker 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: 3.28/100
Social score: 14.54/100
Governance score: 6.05/100
Controversy score: 1/5
ESG scores also evaluate any incidences of controversy that a company has been involved in. A high-profile company, Stanley Black-and-Decker scored a 1 out of 5 for controversy – the highest score possible, reflecting that Stanley Black-and-Decker has managed to keep its nose clean.
|Total ESG score||28.87|
|Total ESG percentile||63.98|
|Level of controversy||1|
Dividend payout ratio: 35.32% of net profits
Recently Stanley Black-and-Decker has paid out, on average, around 35.32% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 1.6% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), Stanley Black-and-Decker shareholders could enjoy a 1.6% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In Stanley Black-and-Decker's case, that would currently equate to about $2.8 per share.
While Stanley Black-and-Decker's payout ratio might seem fairly standard, it's worth remembering that Stanley Black-and-Decker may be investing much of the rest of its net profits in future growth.
Stanley Black-and-Decker's most recent dividend payout was on 15 December 2020. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 30 November 2020 (the "ex-dividend date").
Stanley Black-and-Decker's shares were split on a 2:1 basis on 4 June 1996. 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 Stanley Black-and-Decker shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 50% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Stanley Black-and-Decker shares which in turn could have impacted Stanley Black-and-Decker's share price.
Over the last 12 months, Stanley Black-and-Decker's shares have ranged in value from as little as $69.062 up to $190.7859. 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 Stanley Black-and-Decker's is 1.4648. This would suggest that Stanley Black-and-Decker's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).
Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. engages in tools and storage, industrial, and security businesses worldwide. Its Tools & Storage segment offers power tools and equipment, including professional products, such as professional grade corded and cordless electric power tools and equipment, and pneumatic tools and fasteners; and consumer products comprising corded and cordless electric power tools primarily under the BLACK+DECKER brand, as well as lawn and garden products and related accessories, and home products. This segment sells its products through retailers, distributors, and a direct sales force to professional end users, distributors, retail consumers, and industrial customers in various industries. The company's Industrial segment provides engineered fastening products and systems to customers in the automotive, manufacturing, electronics, construction, aerospace industries, and others; sells and rents custom pipe handling, joint welding, and coating equipment for use in the construction of large and small diameter pipelines, as well as provides pipeline inspection services; and sells hydraulic tools, attachments, and accessories. This segment also serves oil and natural gas pipeline industry and other industrial customers. Its Security segment designs, supplies, and installs commercial electronic security systems and provides electronic security services; offers healthcare solutions, which include asset tracking, infant protection, pediatric protection, patient protection, wander management, fall management, and emergency call products; and sells automatic doors to commercial customers. This segment serves consumers, retailers, educational, financial, and healthcare institutions, as well as commercial, governmental, and industrial customers. The company was formerly known as The Stanley Works and changed its name to Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. in March 2010. Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. was founded in 1843 and is headquartered in New Britain, Connecticut.
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